Some historic gardens in South Australia by R. O. Beames

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Published by Published by the National Trust of South Australia in conjunction with the Botanic Garden of Adelaide in [Adelaide] .

Written in English

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Places:

  • Australia,
  • South Australia.

Subjects:

  • Historic gardens -- Australia -- South Australia.

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Book details

Statementby R.O. Beames and J.A.E. Whitehill.
ContributionsWhitehill, J. A. E., Australian Heritage Commission., Land Systems Pty. Ltd.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsSB466.A72 S683 1981
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 105 p., [4] p. of plates :
Number of Pages105
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2644241M
LC Control Number85222457

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