|Statement||By Alexander Ewing ... Rev., cor., & improved by John Gummere.|
|Contributions||Gummere, John, 1784-1845, ed.|
|LC Classifications||QB145 .E9|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xi, -226, 145 p. incl. tables.|
|Number of Pages||226|
|LC Control Number||05021483|
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