A dictionary of the mathematical and physical sciences
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Published by Printed for Sir R. Phillips, published by G. & W.S. Whittaker in London .
Written in English


  • Mathematics -- Dictionaries,
  • Physics -- Dictionaries

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Microfiche. New Canaan, CT : Readex. microfiches. (Landmarks II, monographs)

Statementedited by James Mitchell
SeriesLandmarks II, monographs
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 576 p.
Number of Pages576
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15217483M

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