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Published by Printed for J. Bell in London .
Written in English

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Originally published as "Beitrage zur Geschichte der Erfindungen", Leipzig: Kummer, 1783.

Statementtranslated from the German by William Johnston.
ContributionsJohnston, William.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13840786M

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