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parergon of electrical horology electric clock patents for the period 1840-1900. by Charles Kenneth Aked

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Published by R. Shenton in Twickenham .
Written in English


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Paginationiii, 55 p. ;
Number of Pages55
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Open LibraryOL21427061M

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