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Among the numerous and highly interesting fossils found in the London clay , none are more abundant than the remains of fruits and seeds , which , although found in such amazing quantities in the Isle of Sheppey , have hitherto received ...
This volume of the History contains descriptions of 105 species , their synonymes , generic and specific characters , geographical range , habits , food , nidification , sometimes with nests , eggs , and other interesting particulars .
Including articles of food and aliment ; miscellanies in common use ; metals , gems , jewellery ; and some account of the principal inventions , and most interesting manufactures . In 18mo , with Illustrations , price 3s . cloth .
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Reprint of what may once have been one of the most familiar poems in English from the 18th century. At a time when few could read in England, one of its most educated sons, and the companion of Horace ... Read full review