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The historie of the world commonly called, The naturall historie of C. Plinius Secundus by Pliny the Elder

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Published by Impensis G. B[ishop] in Londini .
Written in English


  • Natural history -- Pre-Linnean works

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Other titlesThe naturall historie of C. Plinius Secundus
Statementtranslated into English by Philemon Holland ...
ContributionsHolland, Philemon, 1552-1637., Islip, Adam, d. 1639, Scadding, Henry, 1813-1901 (association)
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v. in 1.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21764125M

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