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Field for the British Isles

Antony Gormley

Field for the British Isles

by Antony Gormley

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Published by Tate Gallery in Liverpool .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Catalogue of the exhibitionof the Field held at the Tate Gallery Liverpool etc.

StatementAntony Gormley.
ContributionsTate Gallery Liverpool.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20355171M

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About this book. Since its first publication in , New Flora of the British Isles has become established as the standard work on the identification of the wild flowering plants, ferns and conifers of the British Isles. The Flora remains unique in many features, including its full coverage of all our wild plants in one volume, its user-friendly organisation, its line drawings . Books shelved as british-isles-history: The Price of my Soul by Bernadette Devlin McAliskey, The Troubles: Ireland's Ordeal and the Search for.


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