Encyclopedia of antique scientific instruments
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Encyclopedia of antique scientific instruments

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Published by Facts on File in New York, N.Y .
Written in English


  • Scientific apparatus and instruments -- Dictionaries,
  • Scientific apparatus and instruments -- Collectors and collecting

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Edition Notes

Statementby John FitzMaurice Mills.
LC ClassificationsQ184.5 .M54 1983
The Physical Object
Pagination255 p., 16 p. of plates :
Number of Pages255
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3163803M
ISBN 100871967995
LC Control Number83005676

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