The natural history of animals containing the anatomical description of several creatures dissected

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Statementby 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
SeriesLandmarks II, monographs
ContributionsAcadémie des sciences (France)
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination267, 40 p.
Number of Pages267
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16925567M

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