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The art of gardening with roses

Graham Stuart Thomas

The art of gardening with roses

by Graham Stuart Thomas

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  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Holt in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Roses.,
  • Rose gardens.,
  • Rose culture.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementGraham Stuart Thomas ; with photographs by Bob Gibbons.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsSB411 .T485 1991
    The Physical Object
    Pagination160 p. :
    Number of Pages160
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1853675M
    ISBN 100805015337
    LC Control Number90005377
    OCLC/WorldCa22452021

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