2 edition of Smithsonian Institution found in the catalog.
Webster Prentiss True
Part of the plates accompanied by guard sheets with descriptive letterpress
|Statement||by Webster Prentiss True|
|Series||Smithsonian scientific series -- v. 1, Smithsonian scientific series -- v. 1|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||8 p. l., 362 p.|
|Number of Pages||362|
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