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Heralds of Science

Represented by Two Hundred Epochal Books and Pamphlets from the Burndy Library
  • 100 Pages
  • 3.89 MB
  • English
Kessinger Publishing
History of science, History, Science, Science/Mathem
The Physical Object
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Open LibraryOL8507027M
ISBN 101425483062
ISBN 139781425483067

In Bern Dibner, the noted science book collector Heralds of Science book founder of the Burndy Library, published Heralds of Science as Represented by Two Hundred Epochal Books and Pamphlets Selected from the Burndy Library.

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