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The philosophical history and memoirs of the Royal Academy of Sciences at Paris

AcadГ©mie des sciences (France)

The philosophical history and memoirs of the Royal Academy of Sciences at Paris

or, An abridgment of all the papers relating to natural philosophy, which have been publish"d by the members of that illustrious society for the year 1699 to 1720. With many curious observations relating to the natural history and anatomy of animals, &c. Illustrated with copper-plates. The whole translated and abridged

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Published by J. & P. Knapton [etc.] in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Science,
  • Societies

  • Edition Notes

    Vol. 1 has both general and special t.-p.; v. 2-5 have special t.-p. only.

    ContributionsChambers, Ephraim, ca. 1680-1740, Martyn, John, 1699-1768
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQ46 A133
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25481774M


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Other Animals I observ'd to have yet a greater number, as the Dragon-Fly or Adderbolt [ ].John Martyn & Ephraim Chambers (trans.), The Philosophical History and Memoirs of the Royal Academy of Sciences at Paris, vol II, p. This philosopher has also found an insect fish, which transforms into an adder-bolt.

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