Memoirs for a natural history of animals

containing the anatomical description of several creatures dissected by the Royal Academy of Sciences at Paris
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John Clarke , London
Statement... Done into English by a Fellow of the R. S. (i. e. Alexander Pitfield) To which is added, an account of the measure of a degree of a great circleof the earth, publish"d by the members of the same Academy: English"d by R. W. (i. e. Richard Waller).
ContributionsPerrault, Claude, 1613-1688., Picard M, 1620-1682., Pitfield, Alexander, 1659?-1728., Waller, Richard, d. 1714 or 15.
The Physical Object
Pagination267 p. ;
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Open LibraryOL21447617M

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