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An introduction to the natural history of the terrestrial sphere : principally concerning new islands born from the sea, and Hooke's hypothesis of the earth, on the origin of mountains and petrified bodies, to be further established from accurate descriptions and observations / translated and edited by Audrey Notvik Iversen and Albert V. Carozzi, including a facsim. of the 1763 ed.

  • Raspe, Rudolf Erich, 1737-1794.
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Also known as

Specimen historiae naturalis globi terraquei. English


New York : Hafner Pub. Co., 1970.

Physical description

cxvii, 190, xxii, 191 pages : illustrations, facsimiles, maps, portrait ; 22 cm


Translation of Specimen historiae naturalis globi terraquei
Text in English and Latin

Bibliographic information

Includes bibliographic references


  • English
  • Latin

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    History of Medicine
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