Spectacle de la nature :
or, nature display'd. Being discourses on such particulars of natural history as were thought most proper to excite the curiosity, and form the minds of youth. Illustrated with copper plates. Translated from the original French [of N.A. Pluche].
|Main Creator:||Pluche, Noël Antoine, 1688-1761.|
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London : printed for J. Pemberton, N. Prevost, R. Franklin, and C. Davis, 1733.
|Edition:||[The second edition].|
A translation by Samuel Humphreys of vol. 1 of Noël Antoine Pluche's 'Le spectacle de la nature'.
Titlepage in red and black.
With two advertisement leaves, explanation of the plates and index.
"The alterations made in this second edition are of two kinds" (p.xv).
Physical description: xvi,279,;300,p.,plates ; 8vo
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