5 edition of An introduction to the chemistry of rocks and minerals found in the catalog.
|Statement||Max B. Perrin.|
|Series||Studies in chemistry ; no. 9|
|LC Classifications||QE515 .P43 1975|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||97 p.,  leaves of plates :|
|Number of Pages||97|
|LC Control Number||75019046|
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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Perrin, Max B. Introduction to the chemistry of rocks and minerals.
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