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Paper, 'On the Corona solis marina Americana' by Jean Andre Peyssonel

Reference number: L&P/3/343

Date: 1758


Subject: Botany

Published in Philosophical Transactions, as 'Observations upon the <italic>Corona Solis Marina Americana</italic>; the American sea-sun-crown.'

Read 14 December 1758

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