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The Tussie mussies

a collection of flower and garden sentiments in prose and verse

by Violet De Mars Trovillion

  • 149 Want to read
  • 28 Currently reading

Published by Trovillion Private Press in Herrin, Ill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gardens,
  • Flowers in literature

  • Edition Notes

    Statementcompiled by Violet & Hal W. Trovillion
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 104 p. :
    Number of Pages104
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25181383M
    OCLC/WorldCa2117932


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