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Reference numberCLP/22ii/60
LevelItem
TitlePaper, Account of [Johannes Philippus] Breynius' physical dissertation of a new class of shell called 'Polythalamiis, nova Testaceorum classe' by Richard Middleton Massey
Date1733
DescriptionDiscusses shells, and placing them into classes. Classification table is attached. Dissertation by Breynius [also called Johann Philipp Breyne] was printed at Gdansk in 1732.

Subject: Biology
LanguageEnglish
Extent2p
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1733.0034
Account printed in 'Philosophical Transactions', vol 38, no 430, p 191
Royal Society Library holds a copy of this work
Related records in the catalogueRBO/18/47
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA4327Breynius; Johannes Philippus (c 1680 - 1764)c 1680 - 1764
NA5473Massey; Richard Myddleton (c 1678 - 1743)c 1678 - 1743
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