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grape vine in England the history and practice of the cultivation of vines in England, an account of their origin and introduction, a guide to the plantation and care of vineyards to-day, a refutation of the notion that English weather is hostile to the vine, a description of the way to make wine by Hyams, Edward

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Published by The Bodley Head in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Viticulture -- England

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Edition Notes

Statementby Edward Hyams ; with an introduction by V. Sackville-West.
ContributionsSackville-West, V. 1892-1962
Classifications
LC ClassificationsSB397 G7 H9
The Physical Object
Pagination208 p. :
Number of Pages208
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19537604M

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