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Trees in nature, myth and art. by John Ernest Phythian

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Published by Methuen in London .
Written in English


  • Trees,
  • Trees -- Folklore,
  • Trees in art,
  • Tree worship

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Edition Notes

Several of the plates are copies of famous paintings.

The Physical Object
Paginationx, 303 p.
Number of Pages303
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24176703M

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