4 edition of Nature in the New World found in the catalog.
Nature in the New World
|Statement||by Antonello Gerbi ; translated by Jeremy Moyle.|
|Genre||Pre-Linnean works., Early accounts to 1600.|
|LC Classifications||E123 .G3713 1985|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvii, 462 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||462|
|LC Control Number||85022563|
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