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Discoveries in science by the medical philosopher

an oration delivered on the ninety-sixth anniversary of the Medical Society of London, Monday, March 8th, 1869

by Sir George Duncan Gibb

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Published by Henry K. Lewis in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Physicians,
  • Science, history

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Sir G. Duncan Gibb
    ContributionsRoyal College of Surgeons of England
    The Physical Object
    Pagination62 p. ;
    Number of Pages62
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26265423M

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