A memorial for the learned, or, Miscellany of choice collections from most eminent authors

in history, philosophy, physick, and heraldry

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Other titlesMiscellany of choice collections from most eminent authors
Statementby J.D., Gent
SeriesEarly English books, 1641-1700 -- 63:3
ContributionsTate, Nahum, 1652-1715
The Physical Object
Pagination[26], 216 p
Number of Pages216
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15039256M

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