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A short account of a course of mechanical and experimental philosophy and astronomy

Thomas Peat

A short account of a course of mechanical and experimental philosophy and astronomy

... By Tho. Peat, ...

by Thomas Peat

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Published by printed by S. Creswell in Nottingham .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Microfilm. Woodbridge, CT Research Publications, Inc., 1986. 1 reel ; 35mm. (The Eighteenth Century ; reel 3816, no. 07).

SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 3816, no. 07.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination8p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16944984M

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