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Stray leaves of science and folk-lore.

J. Scoffern

Stray leaves of science and folk-lore.

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Published by Tinsley in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Science

  • The Physical Object
    Pagination485 p.
    Number of Pages485
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16549905M

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