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A system of astronomy...

William Emerson

A system of astronomy...

by William Emerson

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Published by Readex Microprint in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Microprint copy of the London edition of 1769.

SeriesLandmarks of science
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination5 microop.aques
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13785158M

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