Or, Some Physiological Descriptions of Minute Bodies Made by Magnifying Glasses With Observations and Inquiries Thereupon

Hooke, Robert

(eBook - 1998)
Digitized facsimile of the 1665 edition, with essay by Brian J. Ford.

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Publisher: Palo Alto, CA : Octavo, c1998
ISBN: 1891788027
Branch Call Number: Electronic Book
Characteristics: cxix, 221 p. :,ill
Additional Contributors: Ford, Brian J.


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