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Joseph Priestley

McLachlan, John.

Joseph Priestley

man of science 1733-1804 : an iconography of a great Yorkshireman

by McLachlan, John.

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Published by Merlin Books in Braunton, Devon .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Priestley, Joseph, -- 1733-1804.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby John McLachlan.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21123417M

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