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Some desert flowers collected near Cairo

Grace Mary Hood Crowfoot

Some desert flowers collected near Cairo

by Grace Mary Hood Crowfoot

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Published by F. Diemer in Cairo, Egypt .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Egypt.
    • Subjects:
    • Desert plants.,
    • Botany -- Egypt.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Grace M. Crowfoot.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQK938.D4 C7
      The Physical Object
      Pagination50 p., 1 l. incl. 35 pl.
      Number of Pages50
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL235563M
      LC Control Numberagr16000336
      OCLC/WorldCa7009290

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Some desert flowers collected near Cairo by Grace Mary Hood Crowfoot Download PDF EPUB FB2

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Crowfoot, Grace Mary Hood. Some desert flowers collected near Cairo. Cairo, Egypt, F. Diemer [] (OCoLC) Some Desert Flowers collected near Cairo Cairo, F. Diemer (printed by John Swain & Son, Ltd., London). Quarto, 50, (blank, colophon) pages with a frontispiece portrait and 34 full-page botanical illustrations (from photographs by the author).

Cord-bound flush-cut card lightly rubbed at the extremities; essentially a fine copy. Cairo: F Diemer. VG: in very good condition without dust jacket. Covers lightly rubbed. Occasional light foxing. First Edition.

Brown printed stiff paper cover. mm x mm (10" x 7"). 50pp. 35 b/w photographic plates. Download PDF: Sorry, we are unable to provide the full text but you may find it at the following location(s): (external link) http Author: Grace Mary Hood.

Crowfoot. (1) The Standard Cyclopedia of Horticulture (2) Plants and their Uses (3) My Garden in Summer (4) Some Desert Flowers collected near Cairo (5) Flower Favourites: Their. Egypt - Egypt - Settlement patterns: Physiographically, Egypt is usually divided into four major regions—the Nile valley and delta, the Eastern Desert, the Western Desert, and the Sinai Peninsula.

When both physical and cultural characteristics are considered together, however, the country may be further divided into subregions—the Nile delta, the Nile valley from Cairo to south of Aswān.

Located on the corner of Midan Degla and RoadBellissimo is a flower boutique that takes care of events but also offer a gorgeous range of bouquets and rare flowers you won’t find easily around Cairo.

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Common Plants Introduction. Western Desert is a harsh environment for plant growth. The hot summer (sometimes above 50°C) and the extreme daily temperature fluctuations in.

Cairo, Arabic Al-Qāhirah (“The Victorious”), city, capital of Egypt, and one of the largest cities in has stood for more than 1, years on the same site on the banks of the Nile, primarily on the eastern shore, some miles ( km) downstream from the Aswān High d in the northeast of the country, Cairo is the gateway to the Nile delta, where the lower Nile.

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From Cedar to Hyssop: A study in the folklore of Plants in Palestine (). 76 plates. The text of From Cedar to Hyssop () is now available online. I took this book and she brought the Sonoran Desert Wildflowers guide. While the book I brought had accurate descriptions featuring detailed flower characteristics and habitat, her book was much more specific to this particular region of California.

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