Manual of the trees of North America (exclusive of Mexico) by Sargent, Charles Sprague

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Statementby Charles S. Sargent ; with illustrations by Charles Edward Faxon and Mary W. Gill
ContributionsFaxon, Charles Edward, 1846-1918, Gill, Mary Wright
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Pagination2 v. :
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Manual of the trees of North America (exclusive of Mexico) by Sargent, Charles Sprague, ; Faxon, Charles Edward, Publication date Topics Trees -- North America This book is available with additional data at Biodiversity Heritage Library.

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