Miscellanea Curiosa. Containing A Collection Of some of the Principal Phaenomena in Nature. Vol. I only

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Miscellanea Curiosa. Containing A Collection Of some of the Principal Phaenomena in Nature. Vol. I only

DERHAM, W. (ed.)

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Title continues: "Accounted for by the Greatest Philosophers of this Age: Being the Most Valuable Discourses, Read and Delivered to the Royal Society, for the Advancement of Physical and Mathematical Knowledge. As also a Collection of Curious Travels, Voyages, Antiquities, and Natural Histories of Countries; presented to the same Society. To which is added, A Discourse of the Influence of the Sun and Moon on Human Bodies, &c. By R. Mead, M.D. F. R. S. And also Fontenell's Preface of the Usefulness of Mathematical Learning." Essays by E. Halley, Dr. Geo. Garden, Clopeton Havers, etc.

Publication Info

  • Publisher: Joames and John Knapton, and John Clarke
  • Edition: Third Edition
  • Date Published: 1726
  • Place Published: London
  • ISBN: n/a

Details

  • Condition: Poor
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: No
  • Jacket Condition: n/a
  • Details:
    [21], 401 p. 19 cm. 4 fold-out plates. From our As Is shelf. Disbound. Spine deteriorated and book split into sections. Ink signature at top of tile page. Neat ink inscription in margin of p. 192. Foxing to some pages, others clean. Apparently complete, just in need of binding.

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