Musaeum Regalis Societatis. Or a Catalogue & Description of the Natural and Artificial Rarities Belonging to the Royal Society and Preserved at Gresham Colledge. Whereunto is Subjoyned the Comparative Anatomy of Stomachs and Guts
Grew, secretary to the Royal Society, compiled this great illustrated catalogue of its museum, then housed at Gresham College. The second part of the book is a collection of lectures delivered by Grew before the Society in 1676. It is one of the best comparative studies undertaken in the 17th century; Grew himself introduced the term “comparative anatomy”. (Garrison and Morton 297).With 25 of the 31 plates.
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