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Published by Gryphon Books in Ann Arbor, Mich .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

Statementby R. K. & M. I. R. Polkinghorne.
ContributionsPolkinghorne, Mabel Irene Rutherford, 1882- joint author.
LC ClassificationsLB1541 .P6 1923a
The Physical Object
Pagination256 p.
Number of Pages256
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5758521M
LC Control Number71143640

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