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7 edition of Trees & shrubs of Kentucky found in the catalog.

Trees & shrubs of Kentucky

by Mary E. Wharton

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Published by University Press of Kentucky in [Lexington] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Kentucky
    • Subjects:
    • Trees -- Kentucky -- Identification,
    • Shrubs -- Kentucky -- Identification

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. [567]-568.

      Statement[by] Mary E. Wharton & Roger W. Barbour.
      SeriesKentucky nature studies,, 4
      ContributionsBarbour, Roger William, 1919- illus.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQK484.K4 W46
      The Physical Object
      Pagination582 p.
      Number of Pages582
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5430649M
      ISBN 10081311294X
      LC Control Number73077257
      OCLC/WorldCa800722

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