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Published by Macmillan in London, New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Light.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby the late Thomas Preston.
ContributionsJoly, Charles Jasper, 1864-1906, ed.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQC355 .P94 1901
The Physical Object
Paginationxix,586 p.
Number of Pages586
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6283555M
LC Control Number32034956
OCLC/WorldCa945215

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