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A philosophical discourse on earth...

John Evelyn

A philosophical discourse on earth...

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Published by Readex Microprint in New York .
Written in English


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Microprint copy of the London edition of 1676.

SeriesLandmarks of science
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination2 microop.aques
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13785149M

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