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Essays from the Edinburgh and Quarterly Reviews

John Frederick William Herschel

Essays from the Edinburgh and Quarterly Reviews

with other addresses and other pieces.

by John Frederick William Herschel

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Published by Longman, Brown, Green, Longmans, & Roberts in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Science

  • Edition Notes

    On spine: Essays and addresses.

    Other titlesEssays and addresses
    StatementBy Sir John F.W. Herschel.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQ171
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiv, 750, 24 p. (24 p. at end advertisements)
    Number of Pages750
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19065142M

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