beauties of the creation, or, A new moral system of natural history

displayed in the most singular, curious and beautiful quadrupeds, birds, insects, trees, and flowers : designed to inspire youth with humanity towards the brute creation and bring them early acquainted with the wonderful works of the Divine Creator.
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Natural history -- Juvenile literature -- Early works to 1800, Animals -- Identification -- Juvenile literature -- Early works to 1800, Plants -- Identification -- Juvenile literature -- Early works to
Other titlesBeauties of the creation, New moral system of natural history
GenreJuvenile literature, Early works to 1800.
ContributionsAmerican Imprint Collection (Library of Congress)
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LC ClassificationsQH48, QH47 .R4 1796
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Paginationix, [4], 14-346, [2] p. ;
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