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Tobacco growing in the British Isles

Thomas Melville Shearer

Tobacco growing in the British Isles

a simple instructive treatise on the subject

by Thomas Melville Shearer

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Published by Scottish Amateur Tobacco Growing and Curing Association in Kirkcaldy .
Written in English

Edition Notes

Statementby Thomas M. Shearer and David Chalmers.
SeriesScottish Amateur Tobacco Growing and Curing Association. Publications
ContributionsChalmers, David.
The Physical Object
Number of Pages39
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18841049M

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