On a new cleavage in calcareous spar
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Published by William Blackwood, T. Cadell in Edinburgh, London .
Written in English


  • Calcite.,
  • Carbonate minerals.,
  • Rocks -- Cleavage.

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Edition Notes

Statementby David Brewster.
SeriesLandmarks of science II
LC ClassificationsQ111 .H35, QE391.C2 .H35
The Physical Object
Paginationp. 311-314
Number of Pages314
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19642699M

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