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Legends no histories, or, A specimen of some animadversions upon The history of the Royal Society

wherein, besides the several errors against common literature, sundry mistakes about the making of salt-petre and gun-powder are detected, and rectified: whereunto are added two discourses, one of Pietro Sardi, and another of Nicolas Tartaglia relating to that subject. Translated out of Italian. With a brief account of those passages of the authors life, which the virtuosi intended most to censure, and expatiate upon ... Together with the Plus ultra of Mr. Joseph Glanvill reduced to a non-plus, &c
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Gunpowder, Salt
Other titlesA specimen of some animadversions upon The history of the Royal society., Plus ultra reduced to a non plus.
StatementBy Henry Stubbe
ContributionsSardi, Pietro, 1559?-, Tartaglia, Niccolò, -1557
The Physical Object
Pagination2 volumes (30 unnumbered pages, 127 pages, 3 unnumbered pages; 16 unnumbered pages, 179 pages, 1 unnumbered page) ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26481097M