Tui or Parson Bird Prosthemadera Novae Zealandiae. From: 'A history of the birds of New Zealand' by Walter Lawry Buller
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The letter 'A'.

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Date Created

1724

Identifier

University of Otago Medical Library - Monro Collection - M53
d770

Publisher

Knaplock, Robert, d. 1737

Description

"Introduction. Concerning the Muscles and their Action.
As all the Appearances of Nature furnish matter for Speculation worthy of a rational Mind; so those of the Animal OEconomy more particularly recommend themselves to our Consideration" (Cowper, 1724, Introduction).

"Of the Muscles of the Palm of the Hand.
All the Anatomists before Falloppius mention but one Muscle belonging to the Palm of the Hand, except Valverda, who, from the Observation of Johannes Baptista Cannanus, adds the Palmaris Brevis" (Cowper, 1724, Chap. XXVII).

Format

Intaglio prints
Engravings

Item Dimensions

59 x 59 mm

Time Period

Source

Myotomia reformata, or, An anatomical treatise on the muscles of the human body. Illustrated with figures after the life. By the late Mr. William Cowper ... To which is prefix’d an introduction concerning muscular motion (London, R. Knaplock [etc.] 1724).

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Myotomia reformata

Citation

Cowper, William, 1666-1709, “The letter 'A'.,” ourheritage.ac.nz | OUR Heritage, accessed December 16, 2018, http://otago.ourheritage.ac.nz/items/show/6045.

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