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Publisher Obscure Pr
Publication date August 23, 2006
Binding Paperback
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9781846645969
ISBN-10 1846645964
Original list price $19.95
Summaries and Reviews description: Product Description: Originally published in 1908. Author: John Milne Language: English Keywords: Pure Science Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. Obscure Press are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.

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from Kessinger Pub Co (September 30, 2007)
9780548546390 | details & prices | 336 pages | List price $45.95
About: This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original.
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from Cambridge Univ Pr (May 19, 2014)
9781108070294 | details & prices | 320 pages | 5.75 × 8.75 × 1.00 in. | 0.90 lbs | List price $39.99
About: While living in Japan, John Milne (1850-1913) sought to study the 1880 Yokohama earthquake, soon realising that scientists lacked the proper tools.
1 edition from Kessinger Pub Co (September 30, 2007)
9780548497913 | details & prices | 320 pages | 6.00 × 9.00 × 0.75 in. | 1.10 lbs | List price $30.95
About: This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original.
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from Obscure Pr (August 23, 2006)
9781846645969 | details & prices | List price $19.95
About: Originally published in 1908.

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