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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

Statementby Clement Reid.
SeriesThe Cambridge manuals of science and literature
The Physical Object
Pagination[v], 129 p., [1] leaf of plates (front.) :
Number of Pages129
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18558521M

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