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Rock minerals their chemical and physical characters and their determination in thin sections by Joseph Paxson Iddings

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Published by J. Wiley & sons; [etc., etc.] in New York .
Written in English


  • Petrology.,
  • Rocks -- Analysis.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Joseph P. Iddings.
LC ClassificationsQE431 .I3 1911
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 617 p.
Number of Pages617
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6532879M
LC Control Number11018261

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