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2 edition of Japanese gardens for today found in the catalog.

Japanese gardens for today

David Harris Engel

Japanese gardens for today

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Published by Charles E. Tuttle Co. in Rutland, Vt .
Written in English

  • Landscape gardening -- Japan,
  • Gardening -- Japan

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby David Harris Engel.
    LC ClassificationsSB466 J3 E5 1967
    The Physical Object
    Pagination270 p. :
    Number of Pages270
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15065585M

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