Catalogue of the wood specimens exhibited in the Economic section.
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Catalogue of the wood specimens exhibited in the Economic section. by Government Museum (Madras, India)

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Published by Government Press in Madras .
Written in English



  • India,
  • Tamil Nadu.


  • Wood,
  • Timber -- India -- Tamil Nadu

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Edition Notes

ContributionsNarasinga Rao, T. V.
LC ClassificationsSD516.M3 A4
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 114 p.
Number of Pages114
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6598679M
LC Control Number17015727

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