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|Statement||by the Royal Academy of Sciences at Paris ; wherein the construction, fabrick and genuine use of the parts, are exactly and finely delineated in copper plates, and the whole enriched with many curious physical and no less useful anatomical remarks ; being one of the most considerable productions of that academy ; done into English by a fellow of the Royal Society ; to which is added an account of the measures of a degree of a great circle of the Earth, published by the members of the same academy ; Englished by R.W. ; with an alphabetical table of the names of the several animals mention"d in this volume ; and likewise an alphabetical index to make the work compleat|
|Series||Landmarks II, monographs|
|Contributions||Académie des sciences (France)|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||267, 40 p.|
|Number of Pages||267|
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Book I summarizes the entire contents of the work, listing the authors and sometimes the titles of the books (many of which are now. Stranger things: The beauty of ugly animals. year-old natural history illustrator Sami Bayly discovered when a picture of an ibis she posted on social media turned into her first book.Other articles where History of Animals is discussed: Aristotle: Travels: book later known, misleadingly, as The History of Animals, to which Aristotle added two short treatises, On the Parts of Animals and On the Generation of Animals.
Although Aristotle did not claim to have founded the science of zoology, his detailed observations of a wide variety of organisms were .The animals in the Bible; the identity and natural history of all the animals mentioned in the Bible.