Botanical records of the London area by E. B. Bishop

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Published by London Natural History Society in (London .

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Issued as supplementary material to the London Naturalist.

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Other titlesLondon Naturalist.
StatementEdited by E.B. Bishop, R.W. Robbins, and H. Spooner.
ContributionsLondon Natural History Society., London Natural history society.
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Pagination114 p. ;
Number of Pages114
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Open LibraryOL20302447M

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