by Cotton Silk and Man-made Fibres Research Association in Manchester .
Written in English
Includes bibliographical references
|Series||Shirley Institute publication ; S28, Shirley Institute publication -- S.28|
|Contributions||Cotton Silk and Man-made Fibres Research Association|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||178 p. :|
|Number of Pages||178|
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