art of glass-blowing or plain instructions for making the chemical and philosophical instruments which are formed of glass, such as barometers, thermometers, hydrometers... by French artist.

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Published by Bumpus & Griffin in London .

Written in English

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Statementby a French artists.
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Paginationx,112p., 2 plates ;
Number of Pages112
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Open LibraryOL18745508M

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