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Roses in the Southern Garden

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Published by Antique Rose Emporium .
Written in English


  • Pictorial works,
  • Southern States,
  • Landscape,
  • Gardening / Flowers / Roses,
  • Gardening,
  • Gardening / Horticulture,
  • Roses,
  • Gardening/Plants,
  • Regional - General,
  • Old roses,
  • Flowers - Roses,
  • Flowers,
  • Varieties

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages176
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8557829M
ISBN 100967821304
ISBN 109780967821306

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