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Scientific Lives (Hesperus Classics)

by John Aubrey

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  • 23 Currently reading

Published by Hesperus Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography: general,
  • History of science,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Scientists - General,
  • Biography & Autobiography / Science & Technology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages120
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11907566M
    ISBN 101843911698
    ISBN 109781843911692

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