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Making pressed flower pictures by Margaret Kennedy Scott

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Published by Dover Publications in New York .
Written in English


  • Pressed flower pictures.

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Edition Notes

StatementMargaret Kennedy Scott and Mary Beazley.
ContributionsBeazley, Mary.
LC ClassificationsSB449.3.P7 S36 1982
The Physical Object
Pagination120 p., [4] p. of plates :
Number of Pages120
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3490010M
ISBN 100486244229
LC Control Number82009748

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