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Worm compost

Jack Temple

Worm compost

by Jack Temple

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Published by Soil Association (86 Colston Street, Bristol BS1 5BB in Bristol) .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementJack Temple ; drawings by Rita Swain and Dominic Poelsma.
ContributionsSwain, Rita., Poelsma, Dominic., Soil Association.
The Physical Object
Pagination17 p. :
Number of Pages17
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17101452M
ISBN 100905200454
OCLC/WorldCa154390334

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