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Published by Knapp, Drewett & Sons, Printers in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Plants, Effect of air pollution on.,
  • Plants, Effect of smoke on.

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Statementby Robert W. Ascroft.
The Physical Object
Pagination25 p. ;
Number of Pages25
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20350742M

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