On the intimate structure of bone
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On the intimate structure of bone as composing the skeleton in the four great classes of animals, viz., mammals, birds, reptiles, and fishes : with some remarks on the great value of the knowledge of such structure in determining the affinities of minute fragments of organic remains

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Published by John Van Voorst in London .
Written in English


  • Bones.,
  • Animal remains (Archaeology)

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Edition Notes

Statementby John Quekett ; read March 18, 1846.
SeriesLandmarks of science II
LC ClassificationsQ111 .H35, QL821 .H35
The Physical Object
Paginationp. 46-58
Number of Pages58
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19448918M

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