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|Other titles||AMC field guide to mountain flowers of New England.|
|Statement||[by Stuart K. Harris, Jean H. Langenheim, and Frederick L. Steele ; Miriam Underhill, photography].|
|Contributions||Langenheim, Jean H., joint author., Steele, Frederick L., joint author., Appalachian Mountain Club.|
|LC Classifications||QK121 .H37 1977|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||vi, 147 p.,  leaves of plates :|
|Number of Pages||147|
|LC Control Number||78102816|
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