Secrets of the Venus"s fly trap by Jerome Wexler

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Published by Dodd, Mead in New York .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Venus"s flytrap -- Juvenile literature,
  • Venus"s flytrap,
  • Insectivorous plants

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StatementJerome Wexler.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQK495.D76 W49
The Physical Object
Pagination[64] p. :
Number of Pages64
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4093721M
ISBN 100396079415
LC Control Number80002775
OCLC/WorldCa7247629

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