Photo-album of plants of eastern Himalaya
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Photo-album of plants of eastern Himalaya by ToМ„kyoМ„ Daigaku Indo Shokubutsu ChoМ„satai.

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Published by Inoue Book Co in Tokyo .
Written in English


  • Botany -- Himalaya Mountains.

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Statementby members of Botanical Expeditions toEastern Himalaya, University of Tokyo, compiled by Hiroshi Hara.
ContributionsHara, Hiroshi, 1911-
The Physical Object
Pagination28, 61 p. :
Number of Pages61
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19454766M

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