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Fuel: its combustion and economy consisting of abridgements of "Treatise on the combustion of coal and the prevention of smoke," by Clark, D. K.

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Published by Crosby, Lockwood & Co., D. Van Nostrand in London, New York .
Written in English


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Statementby C. W. Williams ... and "The economy of fuel," by T. Symes Prideaux. With extensive additions on recent practice in the combustion and economy of fuel: coal, coke, wood, peat, petroleum, etc. By the editor, D. Kinnear Clark.
ContributionsWilliams, Charles Wye, 1779-1866., Prideaux, Thomas Symes.
LC ClassificationsTP318 .C6
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 394 p.
Number of Pages394
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6596538M
LC Control Number17009886

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