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Orang-outang, sive homo sylvestris, or, The anatomy of a pygmie compared with that of a monkey, an ape, and a man : to which is added, a philological essay concerning the pygmies, the cynocephali, the satyrs, and sphinges of the ancients : wherein it will appear that they are all either apes or monkeys, and not men, as formerly pretended Preview this item
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Orang-outang, sive homo sylvestris, or, The anatomy of a pygmie compared with that of a monkey, an ape, and a man : to which is added, a philological essay concerning the pygmies, the cynocephali, the satyrs, and sphinges of the ancients : wherein it will appear that they are all either apes or monkeys, and not men, as formerly pretended

Author: Edward TysonMichael van der GuchtThomas BennetDaniel BrowneRichard HuntAll authors
Publisher: London : Printed for Thomas Bennet at the Half-Moon in St. Paul's Church-yard, and Daniel Brown at the Black Swan and Bible without Temple-Bar and are to be had of Mr. Hunt at the Repository in Gresham-Colledge, MDCXCIX [1699]
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Genre/Form: Early works
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Early works to 1800
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Edward Tyson; Michael van der Gucht; Thomas Bennet; Daniel Browne; Richard Hunt; Joseph Meredith Toner Collection (Library of Congress)
OCLC Number: 14240740
Language Note: Includes lengthy quotations in Latin and Greek.
Notes: "A philological essay concerning pygmies, the cynocephali, the satyrs, and sphinges of the ancients" has a separate title page, pagination, and register.
Imprimatur leaf, pi1v, reads: "17° Die Maij, 1699. Imprimatur ... John Hoskins V.P.R.S."
Engraved plates signed: M. Vander Gucht scul.
Signatures: pi⁴ A² B-O⁴ P², ²[A]² B-H⁴ I1.
With a final advertisement leaf.
LC copy forms part of the Jefferson Exhibit Collection. Has inscription: Alex M'Naghton. Imperfect: 2 plates wanting; one plate cut, wanting lower portion. Advertisement at end reported by ESTC wanting.
Description: [12], 108, [2], 58, [2] p., [8] folded leaves of plates : ill. (engravings) ; 29 cm (4to)
Other Titles: Orang-outang, sive homo sylvestris
Anatomy of a pygmie compared with that of a monkey, an ape, and a man
Responsibility: by Edward Tyson M.D., Fellow of the Colledge of Physicians, and the Royal Society, physician to the hospital of Bethlem, and reader of anatomy at Chirurgeons-Hall.
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