Day dreams of a schoolmaster by D"Arcy W. Thompson

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Published by Edmonston and Douglas in Edinburgh .

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Statementby D"Arcy W. Thompson.
LC ClassificationsLC1003 .T5
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 328 p.
Number of Pages328
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Open LibraryOL6989648M
LC Control Number07033811

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