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Published by Clarendon press in Oxford .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Science -- Philosophy.,
  • Nature.

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Edition Notes

Bibliographical footnotes.

Statementby R.G. Collingwood.
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 183, [1] p.
Number of Pages183
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17639286M

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