by Norman Taylor
Publisher: P. F. Collier & Son Company 1922
Number of pages: 371
Perhaps few of us realize that without plants all our modern civilization would be swept away. This book is for those who want some general knowledge of the plant world, without necessarily caring for the technical details upon which such knowledge is based.
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