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3 edition of Hints on vegetable and fruit farming found in the catalog.

Hints on vegetable and fruit farming

by Whitehead, Charles F.L.S.

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Published by Royal Agricultural Society of England, 12, Hanover Square, W. in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Vegetable gardening.,
  • Fruit-culture.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Charles Whitehead, F.L.S., F.G.S., of Barming House, Maidstone.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination36 p. :
    Number of Pages36
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23303454M
    OCLC/WorldCa192135991

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