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orchid seekers

Ashmore Russan

orchid seekers

a story of adventure in Borneo

by Ashmore Russan

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Published by Chapman and Hall in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Orchids -- Borneo.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Ashmore Russan and Frederick Boyle ; illustrated by Alfred Hartley.
    ContributionsBoyle, Frederick, b. 1841., Hartley, Alfred.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 390 p., [8] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages390
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18109859M

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