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Mink farming. by James Louis Edwards

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Published by Fur farms publishing co. in Utica, N.Y .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

ContributionsFur Farms Publishing Company. Utica, N.Y.
LC ClassificationsSF405.M6 E2 1938
The Physical Object
Pagination1 p. l., [5]-46p.
Number of Pages46
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6380104M
LC Control Number38037181

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