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Experiments on the action of water upon glass, with some observations on its slow decomposition

Experiments on the action of water upon glass, with some observations on its slow decomposition

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Published by Printed for A. Constable in Edinburgh .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Chemistry, Analytic.,
  • Glass.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby T. Griffiths.
    SeriesLandmarks of science II
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQ111 .H35, QD139.G5 .H35
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Paginationp. 331-336
    Number of Pages336
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19641679M

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