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Mathematics : on the Traversing of Geometrical Figures, Sanskrit Synonyms, a Tibetan-English Dictionary with,
Sarat Chandra Das, Lieut.-Colonel L. A. Waddell, Supp.
Science : Prinzipienfragen in der Naturwissenschaft, Max
Synthetic Dyestuffs and the Intermediate Products from
į Walter M. Gardner, Supp. to October 19, vii
Thorpe (J. F.), the Synthetic Dyestuffs and the Inter-
mediate Products from which they are derived, Supp.
to October 19, vii
Tibetan-English Dictionary with Sanskrit Synonyms, a,
Sarat Chandra Das, Lieut.-Colonel L. A. Waddell, Supp.
Synonyms, Sarat Chandra Das, Lieut.-Colonel L. A. | Traversing of Geometrical Figures, on the, J. Cook Wilson,
Supp. to October 19, vi
Faulds, Supp. to October 19, iv ; Mécanisme et Educa Verworn (Max), Prinzipienfragen in der Naturwissenschaft,
Waddell (Lieut.-Colonel L. A.), a Tibetan-English
Supp. to October 19, jji
Figures, Supp. to October 19, vi
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