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Electric incandescent lighting

Edwin J. Houston

Electric incandescent lighting

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Published by McGraw publishing company in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Electric lighting, Incandescent.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Edwin J. Houston, PH.D. and A. E. Kennelly, SC.D.
    SeriesElementary electro-technical series
    ContributionsKennelly, Arthur E. 1861-1939, joint author.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTK4341 .H8 1906
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 514 p.
    Number of Pages514
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6979208M
    LC Control Number07000479
    OCLC/WorldCa5093520


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