Record

Reference numberRBO/20/28
Alternative reference numberRBO.20.269
LevelItem
Title'An appendix or Supplement to the Anatomy of the Bustard, containing a description of a large membranous Bag that lies along the neck of that large fowl...' by James Douglas
Date1737
Description'...[the bag] reaching from the lower Bill, under the Tongue, to near the upper part of the Breast'
Read to the Royal Society on 28 April 1737
LanguageEnglish
Extent2 sides
FormatManuscript
Access statusOpen
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