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A preliminary discourse on the study of natural philosophy

Author: John F W Herschel
Publisher: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 1987.
Series: Cabinet cyclopaedia, v. 1.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Originally published in 1830, this book can be called the first modern work in the philosophy of science, covering an extraordinary range of philosophical, methodological, and scientific subjects.  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: John-Frederick Herschel
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: John F W Herschel
ISBN: 0226327779 9780226327778
OCLC Number: 15488961
Notes: Reprint. Originally published: London : Printed for Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown, Green, and J. Taylor, 1830. (The Cabinet cyclopaedia ; v. 1).
Includes index.
Description: xxvii, 372 pages ; 22 cm
Series Title: Cabinet cyclopaedia, v. 1.
Responsibility: John F.W. Herschel ; with a new foreword by Arthur Fine.
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