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Fresh Flowers

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Published by Watson-Guptill .
Written in English


  • Pictorial works,
  • Hobbies/Crafts,
  • Floral Arts,
  • Crafts & Hobbies,
  • Home Improvement / Construction,
  • Table setting and decoration,
  • Decorating - General,
  • Flower Arranging,
  • Crafts & Hobbies / General,
  • Flower arrangement

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsSimon Brown (Photographer)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages111
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8117930M
ISBN 100823023273
ISBN 109780823023271

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