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The world of butterflies

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Published by G. Stevens Pub. in Milwaukee .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Butterflies -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Butterflies.

  • About the Edition

    Simple text and photographs depict butterflies feeding, breeding, and defending themselves in their natural habitats.

    Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementtext by David Saintsing ; photographs by Oxford Scientific Films.
    SeriesWhere animals live
    ContributionsOxford Scientific Films.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL544.2 .S24 1987
    The Physical Object
    Pagination32 p. :
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2712848M
    ISBN 10155532097X, 1555320724
    LC Control Number86005706

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