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professors and their critics

John Duncan Mackie

professors and their critics

(Glasgow University in the 18th Century).

by John Duncan Mackie

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Published in Glasgow .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesProceedings of the Royal Philosophical Society of Glasgow -- 72:4
ContributionsRoyal Philosophical Society of Glasgow.
The Physical Object
Pagination58 p.
Number of Pages58
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20117203M

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