A System of anatomy and physiology; from the latest and best authors : arranged, as nearly as the nature of the work would admit, in the order of the lectures delivered by the Professor of Anatomy in the University of Edinburgh
The book of nature, or, The history of insects : reduced to distinct classes, confirmed by particular instances, displayed in the anatomical analysis of many species : and illustrated with copper-plates : including the generation of the frog, the history of the ephemerus, the changes of flies, butterflies, and beetles : with the original discovery of the milk-vessels of the cuttle-fish, and many other curious particulars / by John Swammerdam, M.D. ; with the life of the author, by Herman Boerhaave, M.D. ; translated from the Dutch and Latin original edition, by Thomas Flloyd
Trade literature on geodetic survey, fergusonite, "Waters above the Firmament", US Geological survey publications, coal mining, plus one B&W plate illustration of a volcano in the Sandwich Islands.
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