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Winterize your yard and garden by George Taloumis

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Published by Lippincott in Philadelphia .
Written in English


  • Gardening.,
  • Lawns.,
  • Plants -- Winter protection.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes index.

Statementby George Taloumis ; photos. by the author.
LC ClassificationsSB454 .T24
The Physical Object
Pagination288 p. :
Number of Pages288
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4887964M
ISBN 100397011784
LC Control Number76018862

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