Publication 991. No. 14 in a volume lettered: Smithsonian Institution. Lists of Publications. 1862-1904.
|Statement||By William J. Rheis.|
|Contributions||Rhees, William Jones, 1830-1907., Smithsonian Institution. Publication, 991.|
|LC Classifications||Z5055.U4 S6 1862-1904 no. 14|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||iv, 86 p.|
|Number of Pages||86|
|LC Control Number||04037179|
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