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Hermann Christian von Fehling - bibliography

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German chemist, Born June 12, 1812, Lübeck; died July 1, 1885, Stuttgart.


  • A. W. Hofmann:
    Sitzung vom 13. Juli 1885.
    Berichte der deutschen chemischen Gesellschaft, 1885, 18 (2): 1811–1820.
  • Annual General Meeting.
    Journal of the Chemical Society, London, 1885, 49: 329-356.
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