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On the green colour of the hair of sloths

Henry Clifton Sorby

On the green colour of the hair of sloths

read April 7, 1881. Abstract.

by Henry Clifton Sorby

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Published by s.n. in [London? .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sloths.,
  • Colors -- Analysis.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesLinnean Society"s Journal.
    Statementby H. C. Sorby ... :
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[1]p. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18424133M

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