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Philippine plant life

John Woodside Richie

Philippine plant life

a botanical and agricultural reader

by John Woodside Richie

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  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Silver, Burdett in New York .
Written in English

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  • Philippines.
    • Subjects:
    • Botany -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Botany -- Philippines.,
    • Readers and speakers -- Science.

    • Edition Notes

      Statement by John W. Richie ... and Julia P. Echavarria ... with the assistance of Antonina B. Layug.
      GenreJuvenile literature.
      ContributionsEchavarria, Julia P., joint author., Layug, Mrs. Antonina B., joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQK47 .R54
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, [1], 244 p.
      Number of Pages244
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6740797M
      LC Control Number30008879
      OCLC/WorldCa6988053

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