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4 edition of Cycads of South Africa found in the catalog.

Cycads of South Africa

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Published by C. Struik in Foreshore, Cape Town .
Written in English

    Places:
  • South Africa.
    • Subjects:
    • Encephalartos -- South Africa.,
    • Stangeria eriopus.,
    • Botany -- South Africa.,
    • Plants, Ornamental -- South Africa.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementCynthia Giddy ; pencil drawings and diagrams by Barbara Jeppe.
      ContributionsJeppe, Barbara.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQK494.5.Z35 G53 1984
      The Physical Object
      Pagination112 p. :
      Number of Pages112
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2755368M
      ISBN 100869771957
      LC Control Number86108585

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