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An account of some new microscopical discoveries founded on an examination of the calamary and its ... milt-vessels ... Also, observations on the farina faecundans of plants ... And an examination o the pistil, uterus and stamina of several flowers ... Likewise observations on the supposed embryo sole-fish fixed to the bodies of shrimps ... A description of the eels or worms in blighted wheat, etc / [John Turberville Needham].

Needham, John Turberville, 1713-1781.

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London : Printed for F. Needham, over against Grey's Inn in Holborn, 1745.

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viii, 126 pages, 1 unnumbered leaf, 6 folded leaves of plates : illustrations ; (8vo)


[1st ed.].


Attributed to John Turbeville Needham
Edition statement from DNB v. xiv, p. 158.

Publications note

ESTC T18893


  • English

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