2 edition of Engravings, illustrative of a work on the nature and treatment of the distortions found in the catalog.
Engravings, illustrative of a work on the nature and treatment of the distortions
by Printed for Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, Brown and Green in London
Written in English
Half-title: Plates of distorted spines.
|Statement||by John Shaw.|
|Contributions||Shaw, John, 1792-1827.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||47 p., 7 leaves of plates :|
|Number of Pages||47|
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