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A review of the works of the Royal Society of London...

John Hill

A review of the works of the Royal Society of London...

by John Hill

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Published by Readex Microprint in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Microprint copy of the London edition of 1751.

SeriesLandmarks of science
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination3 microop.aques
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13785796M

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