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Treatise on the venom of the viper; on the American poisons; and on the cherry laurel, and some other vegetable poisons. to which are annexed, observations on the primitive structure of the animal body; different experiments on the reproduction of the nerves; and a description of a new canal of the eye. With ten descriptive plates. Translated from the original French of Felix Fontana, naturalist to His Royal Highness the grand duke of Tuscany, and director of his cabinet of Natural History. By Joseph Skinner, Navy Surgeon, and member of the Corporation of Surgeons of London. In two volumes. ...

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Also known as

Traité sur le vénin de la vipère. English


London : printed for J. Murray, No. 32, Fleet-Street, M,DCC,LXXXVII. [1787]

Physical description

2v.,plates ; 80.

References note

ESTC T59341

Reproduction note

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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