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Buffon's Natural history, abridged. Including the history of the elements, the earth, and its component parts, Mountains, Rivers, Seas, Winds, Whirlwinds, Waterspouts, Volcanoes, Earthquakes, Of Man, Quadrupeds, Birds, Fishes, Shell-Fish, Lizards, And Serpents; With A General View Of The Insect World. Illustrated with a great variety of copper-plates, elegantly engraved.

  • Buffon, Georges Louis Leclerc, comte de, 1707-1788.
M,DCC,XCI. [1791]
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Histoire naturelle. English. Abridgments


London : printed for C. and G. Kearsley, NO. 46, Fleet-Street, M,DCC,XCI. [1791]

Physical description

xii,530,vii,[3]p.,40 plates ; 8⁰.

References note

ESTC T138885

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Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Thomson Gale, 2003. (Eighteenth century collections online). Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements.



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