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Unlucky plants

Unlucky plants

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Published by Folklore Society in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain,
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • Plants -- Folklore.,
    • Botany -- Great Britain -- Folklore.,
    • Folklore -- Great Britain.

    • About the Edition

      A summary of the results of a survey conducted by the Folklore Society between Mar. 1982 and Oct. 1984.

      Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 85-87.

      Statementcompiled by Roy Vickery.
      SeriesFolklore surveys ;, 1
      ContributionsVickery, Roy., Folklore Society (Great Britain)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGR780 .U55 1985
      The Physical Object
      Pagination92 p. ;
      Number of Pages92
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2295470M
      ISBN 100903515105
      LC Control Number86166238
      OCLC/WorldCa15224367


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