On the influence of physical agents on life by Edwards, W. F.

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Subjects:

  • Comparative Physiology,
  • Adaptation (Biology),
  • Animal ecology,
  • Physiology,
  • Electrophysiology

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Other titlesSome observations on electricity, On absorption, and the uses of the spleen, On the microscopic characters of the animal tissues and fluids
Statementby W.F. Edwards ; tr. from the French by Dr. Hodgkin and Dr. Fisher ; to which are added, in the appendix, Some observations on electricity, by Dr. Edwards, Pouillet, and Luke Howard ; On absorption, and the uses of the spleen, by Dr. Hodgkin ; On the microscopic characters of the animal tissues and fluids, by J.J. Lister and Dr. Hodgkin ; and some notes to the work of Dr. Edwards
ContributionsHodgkin, Thomas, 1798-1866
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 488 p., [1] leaf of plates :
Number of Pages488
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24755838M
OCLC/WorldCa14828711

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