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2 edition of Flowers of the coast and other water plants found in the catalog.

Flowers of the coast and other water plants

Spink (Firm)

Flowers of the coast and other water plants

[catalogue of] an exhibition of watercolour drawings by Mary Grierson onview at 5, King St, St James"s, 9-26 February 1982.

by Spink (Firm)

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Published by Spink & Son in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Grierson, Mary, -- 1912-

  • ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14187391M

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