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Published by W. Scott in London .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

Statementwith an introductory note by Will H.Dircks.
SeriesScott library
The Physical Object
Pagination336p.
Number of Pages336
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13655068M

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