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Miscellaneous letters on several subjects in philosophy and astronomy

Robert Innes

Miscellaneous letters on several subjects in philosophy and astronomy

Wrote to the learned Dr. Nicholson, ... Viz. I. An account of the great variety of plants, shell-stones, ... in the parish of Magilligan, ... VIII. An endeavour to clear astronomy of the incredible, ... By Robert Innes, A.M.

by Robert Innes

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Published by printed for S. Birt in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Microfilm. Woodbridge, CT Research Publications, Inc., 1983. 1 reel ; 35mm. (The Eighteenth Century ; reel 380, no. 12).

The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Paginationvi,65,[1]p.,IIIplates
Number of Pages65
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20361886M

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Nicholson, late archbishop of Cashell. [Robert Innes; William Nicolson]. Miscellaneous letters on several subjects in philosophy and astronomy: Wrote to the learned Dr. Nicholson Viz. An account of the great variety of plants, shell-stones in the parish of Magilligan.

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