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Published by Printed for Her Majesty"s Stationery Office by A. Thom in Dublin .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Ireland.

Subjects:

  • Potatoes -- Varieties -- Ireland.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby Charles Lynch.
ContributionsYA Pamphlet Collection (Library of Congress)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsYA 10940
The Physical Object
Pagination16 p. ;
Number of Pages16
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL595648M
LC Control Number96187867

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