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The Resource Miscellanea curiosa. : Containing a collection of some of the principal phaenomena in nature, 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

Miscellanea curiosa. : Containing a collection of some of the principal phaenomena in nature, 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

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Miscellanea curiosa. : Containing a collection of some of the principal phaenomena in nature, 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
Title
Miscellanea curiosa.
Title remainder
Containing a collection of some of the principal phaenomena in nature, 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
Creator
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Action
extracted picklist
Cataloging source
AZU
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1656-1742
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Halley, Edmond
Illustrations
plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
AC7
LC item number
.H3
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1672-1755
  • 1657-1735
  • 1673-1754
  • 1657-1757
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  • Royal Society (Great Britain)
  • Hodgson, James
  • Derham, W.
  • Mead, Richard
  • Fontenelle
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  • Natural history
  • Science
  • Natural history
  • Science
Label
Miscellanea curiosa. : Containing a collection of some of the principal phaenomena in nature, 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
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "The laws of stereographick projection laid down and demonstrated by Ja. Hodgson," v. 2, p. 42-52 (2d numbering)
  • Vol. 3 has title: Miscellanea curiosa. Containing a collection of curious travels, voyages, and natural histories of countries, as they have been delivered in the the Royal Society. V. 3 is from the 1705-7 ed., with 1707 imprint date, and has [3] p. of publisher's advertisements
  • "A letter from Mr. John Clayton ... giving an account of several observables in Virginia, and in his voyage thither", v. 3, p. 281-355
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
2d ed., to which is added, A discourse of the influence of the sun and moon on humane bodies, &c. By R. Mead. And also Fontenelle's Preface of the usefulness of mathematical learning.
Extent
3 volumes
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
plates (some folded)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)02187763
  • (OCoLC)ocm02187763
Label
Miscellanea curiosa. : Containing a collection of some of the principal phaenomena in nature, 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
Publication
Note
  • "The laws of stereographick projection laid down and demonstrated by Ja. Hodgson," v. 2, p. 42-52 (2d numbering)
  • Vol. 3 has title: Miscellanea curiosa. Containing a collection of curious travels, voyages, and natural histories of countries, as they have been delivered in the the Royal Society. V. 3 is from the 1705-7 ed., with 1707 imprint date, and has [3] p. of publisher's advertisements
  • "A letter from Mr. John Clayton ... giving an account of several observables in Virginia, and in his voyage thither", v. 3, p. 281-355
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
2d ed., to which is added, A discourse of the influence of the sun and moon on humane bodies, &c. By R. Mead. And also Fontenelle's Preface of the usefulness of mathematical learning.
Extent
3 volumes
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
plates (some folded)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)02187763
  • (OCoLC)ocm02187763

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