Reference numberRBO/13/81
Alternative reference numberRBO.13.380
TitleDr Scheuchzer's account of a book containing material from learned men in Italy about the origin of springs and rivers
DescriptionBook entitled 'Lezione Academica intorno l'origine delle fontane...'
Discussing a lecture by Vallismeri of Padova, and letters and treatises of Dr Gaston Guiseppe Giorgi, physician at Florence and Domenicao Corradi , mathematician to the Duke of Modena, Doctor Guiseppe Avanzini, physician at Florence, Giacono Piccati
Read to the Royal Society on 11 April 1728
Extent17 sides
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