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Curious facts, concerning man and nature

with a few practical suggestions on other subjects

by Samuel W. Francis

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Published by Charles E. Hammett, Jr. in Newport, R.I .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Comparative Anatomy,
  • Nature

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Samuel W. Francis
    SeriesMedical series -- no. 3., Advances in science and technology in the USSR -- no. 3.
    ContributionsRoyal College of Surgeons of England
    The Physical Object
    Pagination15 p. ;
    Number of Pages15
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26267444M


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