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Priestley"s writings on philosophy, science, and politics.

Joseph Priestley

Priestley"s writings on philosophy, science, and politics.

by Joseph Priestley

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Published by Collier Books in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 341-343.

Other titlesWritings on philosophy, science, and politics.
StatementEdited with an introd. by John A. Passmore.
SeriesCollier classics in the history of thought, A Collier books original
The Physical Object
Pagination352 p.
Number of Pages352
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13525367M
LC Control Number64022682
OCLC/WorldCa1380637

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