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Restoring American gardens : an encyclopedia of heirloom ornamental plants : 1640-1940

Author: Denise Wiles Adams
Publisher: Portland : Timber Press, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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From the colonial era to the pre-World War II period, this remarkable book of history and horticulture documents the changing plant palette of American gardens. 201 color photos. Line drawings &  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Denise Wiles Adams
ISBN: 0881926191 9780881926194
OCLC Number: 636907231
Description: 419 p : ill.
Responsibility: Denise Wiles Adams.
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