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Creating a Chinese Garden

by David Engel

  • 140 Want to read
  • 40 Currently reading

Published by Not Avail .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General,
  • Gardening,
  • Gardening / Horticulture

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages160
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7779577M
    ISBN 100709909772
    ISBN 109780709909774

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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Engel, David H. (David Harris). Creating a Chinese garden. London: Croom Helm ; Portland, Ore.: Timber Press, Creating a Chinese Garden Hardcover – January 1, by David H Engel (Author) See all 3 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

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