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Ways of the ant

John Crompton

Ways of the ant

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Published by Houghton Mifflin in Boston .
Written in

    Subjects:
  • Ants.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliography.

    Statementby John Crompton [pseud.] With 8 drawings by J. Yunge-Bateman.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL568.F7 L3 1954a
    The Physical Object
    Pagination242 p.
    Number of Pages242
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6155733M
    LC Control Number54009507
    OCLC/WorldCa1335466


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