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Practical observations on telescopes, opera-glasses and spectacles

by William Kitchiner

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Published by S. Bagster in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Telescopes

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    Statement[William Kitchiner]
    The Physical Object
    Pagination4 unnumbered leaves, 165 pages :
    Number of Pages165
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26302887M

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