English garden tour

a view into the past by Mavis Batey

Publisher: J. Murray in London

Written in English
Published: Pages: 312 Downloads: 904
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  • England


  • Gardens -- England -- History.,
  • Gardens -- England -- Pictorial works.

Edition Notes

StatementMavis Batey & David Lambert.
ContributionsLambert, David, 1959-
LC ClassificationsSB466.G75 E527 1990
The Physical Object
Pagination312 p. :
Number of Pages312
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1585878M
ISBN 10071954775X
LC Control Number91112422

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