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Guano. A treatise on the history, economy as a manure, and modes of applying Peruvian guano, in the culture of the various crops of the farm and the garden. by Charles L. Bartlett

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Published by C. L. Bartlett in Boston .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

Microfilm. Ann Arbor, Mich., University Microfilms [n.d.] (American culture series, Reel 470.13)

SeriesAmerican culture series -- 470.13.
The Physical Object
Pagination48 p.
Number of Pages48
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17811859M

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