Fifty years of farming

Cover of: Fifty years of farming | James Keith

Published by Faber & Faber in London .

Written in English

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  • Keith, James, -- 1879-1953.

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Statementwith a foreword by Sir William Ogg.
The Physical Object
Pagination143p.,ill.,23cm
Number of Pages143
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Open LibraryOL21458278M

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