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3 edition of Rock plants. found in the catalog.

Rock plants.

Arlette Davids

Rock plants.

by Arlette Davids

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Published by Hyperion Press in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Flowers -- Pictorial works.

  • Edition Notes

    Each plate accompanied by leaf with descriptive letterpress.

    StatementDrawn by Arlette Davids; pref by Henry de Montherlant, translated from the French by S. P. Skipwith.
    GenrePictorial works.
    SeriesHer Flowers
    ContributionsMontherlant, Henry de, 1896-1972.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsN7680 .D28 1948
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[6] p., 32 col. plates.
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6069280M
    LC Control Number50007587
    OCLC/WorldCa2585189

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