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Supplement to the third edition of the Encyclopedia britannica

Supplement to the third edition of the Encyclopedia britannica

or, a dictionary of arts, sciences, and miscellaneous literature

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Published by T. Bonar in Edinburgh .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Encyclopedias and dictionaries.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesEncyclopedia britannica. 1797.
    Statementby George Gleig. Illustrated with fifty copperplates.
    ContributionsGleig, George, bp. of Brechin, 1753-1840.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 v :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20952796M

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