fruits of America

containing richly colored figures, and full descriptions of all the choicest varieties cultivated in the United States
  • 100 Pages
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D. Appleton & co. , New York
Fruit, Fruit -- Pictorial
StatementBy C. M. Hovey.
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 100 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14107800M

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