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Subject: Zoology

Published in Philosophical Transactions, as 'An account of a new-discovered species of the snipe or tringa: In a letter to the Rev. Tho. Birch, D. D. F. R. S. from Mr. George Edwards, Librarian of the College of Physicians'

Read 5 May 1757

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03 May 1757
Physical description
Ink on paper and plate
Page extent
3 pages

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George Edwards

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George Edwards, Paper, 'Of the grey coot-footed Tringa, a species of snipe' by George Edwards, 03 May 1757, L&P/3/245, The Royal Society Archives, London,, accessed on 20 July 2024

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