Natural history

by J. G. Wood

Publisher: G. Routledge in London

Written in English
Cover of: Natural history | J. G. Wood
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Edition Notes

Other titlesIllustrated natural history
Statementby the Rev. J.G. Wood. With four hundred and eighty original designs by William Harvey
The Physical Object
Paginationxx, 444 p.
Number of Pages444
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26545344M
OCLC/WorldCa977436637

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