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The civil and natural history of Jamaica. : Containing I. An accurate description of that island, its Situation, and Soil ; with a brief Account of its former and present State, Government, Revenues, Produce, and Trade. II. An history of the natural productions, including the various Sorts of native Fossils ; Perfect and Imperfect Vegetables ; Quadrupeds, Birds, Fishes, Reptiles, and Insects ; with their Properties and Uses in Mechanics, Diet, and Physic. By Patrick Browne, M.D. illustrated with forty-nine copper plates ; in which the most Curious Productions are Represented of their Natural Sizes, and Delineated Immediately from the Objects, by George Dionysius Ehret. There are now added complete Linnæan indexes, and a large and accurate map of the island. Preview this item
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The civil and natural history of Jamaica. : Containing I. An accurate description of that island, its Situation, and Soil ; with a brief Account of its former and present State, Government, Revenues, Produce, and Trade. II. An history of the natural productions, including the various Sorts of native Fossils ; Perfect and Imperfect Vegetables ; Quadrupeds, Birds, Fishes, Reptiles, and Insects ; with their Properties and Uses in Mechanics, Diet, and Physic. By Patrick Browne, M.D. illustrated with forty-nine copper plates ; in which the most Curious Productions are Represented of their Natural Sizes, and Delineated Immediately from the Objects, by George Dionysius Ehret. There are now added complete Linnæan indexes, and a large and accurate map of the island.

Author: Patrick Browne
Publisher: London : Sold by B. White and Son, at Horace's Head, Fleet-Street, M, DCC, LXXXIX. [1789]
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Genre/Form: Early works
Early works to 1800
Pre-Linnean works
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Patrick Browne
OCLC Number: 745247505
Description: 1 online resource ([6], viii, 503, [47] pages, plates) : map
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