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Published by O. D. Cooke & co. in Hartford .
Written in English


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Half-title: Natural and experimental philosophy ... 8th American from the 12th London ed., improved and enl.

StatementBy the Rev. David Blair [pseud.]
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, [7]-214 p.
Number of Pages214
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14127992M
LC Control Number14022813

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