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Sunset new western garden book

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Published by Lane Pub. Co. in Menlo Park, Calif .
Written in English



  • West (U.S.)


  • Gardening -- West (U.S.),
  • Gardening -- Dictionaries.

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Edition Notes

Other titlesSunset., New western garden book., Western garden book.
Statementby the editors of Sunset books and Sunset magazine.
LC ClassificationsSB453.2.W4 S9 1979
The Physical Object
Pagination512 p. :
Number of Pages512
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4749434M
ISBN 100376038853
LC Control Number78070266

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