Written in English
|Statement||J.H. Skinner & Co. ; the Capital Nurseries|
|Contributions||Capital Nurseries, Henry G. Gilbert Nursery and Seed Trade Catalog Collection|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||1 folded sheet (4 unnumbered pages) ;|
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