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Elements of the history of philosophy and science

from the earliest authentic records to the commencement of the eighteenth century

by Morell, Thomas

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Published by Printed for B.J. Holdsworth in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Philosophy -- History.,
  • Science -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBy Thomas Morell.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsB72
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, (1), 560 p. ;
    Number of Pages560
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21853907M
    LC Control Number10021514

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