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Giving Some Account of the Present Undertakings, Studies, and Labours of the Ingenious, in Many Considerable Parts of the World. EXTRACT from Vol. LIII For the Year 1763 ... 1764.
1st Ed. Sm. 4to. pp.(127-3) folding plates, Disbound, without stitching all leaves detached, sl. stained and lightly browned. Articles comprise XXVI. An account of some subterraneous apartments, with Etruscan inscriptions and paintings, discovered at Civita Turchino in Italy Communicated from Joseph Wilcox; XXVII. An account of a new Peruvian plant, lately introduced into the English gardens; the several characters of which differ from all the general hitherto described; Presented to the Royal Society by George Dionysius Ehret; and incomplete portion of another paper.
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