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Catalogue of the rock collections in the British Museum

British Museum (Natural History)

Catalogue of the rock collections in the British Museum

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Published by British Museum (Natural History) in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rocks -- Catalogs.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementcompiled by A.C. Bishop ... (et al.).
    SeriesPublication -- no.875
    ContributionsBishop, A. C.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQE431.2
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii,148p. ;
    Number of Pages148
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21529247M
    ISBN 100565008757
    OCLC/WorldCa12520916

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