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James Hutton--the founder of modern geology

Bailey, E. B. Sir

James Hutton--the founder of modern geology

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Published by Barking (Ex.) New York, Elsevier in Amsterdam .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hutton, James, 1726-1797.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementwith a foreword by J.E. Richey.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQE22.H9 B3
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 161 p.
    Number of Pages161
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5996332M
    LC Control Number66028574


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