Royal Society


Giving Some Account of the Present Undertakings, Studies, and Labours of the Ingenious, in Many Considerable Parts of the World. EXTRACT from Vol. LII For the Year 1761. ... 1762.
1st Ed. Sm. 4to. pp.(640-653). Folding plate. Disbound, without stitching, sl. stained and lightly browned. Articles comprise CIII. Experiments to prove that water is not incompressible by John Canton; CIV. An account of the eclipse of the Sun, October 16, 1762, in a letter from Mr. Samuel Dunn, to Mr. James Short; CV. Extract of a letter from W. Watson, M. D. F. R. S. to John Huxham, M. D. F. R. S. containing some remarks upon the catarrhal disorder, which was very frequent at London and in its neighbourhood in May 1762. and upon the dysentery, which prevailed the following Autumn; CVI. Viro inclyto ac de Republica Literaria meritissimo D. C. Morton, Med. Doct. Societati Regiť Scientiarum Londinesi ab Actis S. P. D. Joannes Lulofs; and two incomplete papers.
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