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Life of a Scottish naturalist

Samuel Smiles

Life of a Scottish naturalist

Thomas Edward, Associate of the Linnean Society

by Samuel Smiles

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Published by Murray in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Edward, Thomas.

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    Statementby Samuel Smiles ; withportrait and illustrations by Sir George Reid.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13889151M

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