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|All Authors / Contributors:||
Claude Perrault; Jean Picard; Alexander Pitfield; Richard Waller; Académie des sciences (France)
|Notes:||Imperfect: plate opposite p. 166 wanting.
Pt.  is a translation from Mémoires pour servir à l'histoire naturelles des animaux by Claude Perrault.
Pt.  is a translation of Mesure de la terre by Jean Picard.
Reissue of 1687 ed. with a new t. p.
|Description:||267 p.; 40 p. : illus., plates. ; 31 cm.|
|Responsibility:||... Done into English by a Fellow of the R. S. [i. e. Alexander Pitfield] To which is added, an account of the measure of a degree of a great circle of the earth, publish'd by the members of the same Academy: English'd by R. W. [i. e. Richard Waller] ...|