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  title={Nehemiah Grew (1641-1712) and Marcello Malpighi (1628-1694): An Essay in Comparison},
  author={Agnes Robertson Arber},
  pages={7 - 16}
  • A. Arber
  • Published 1 July 1942
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  • Isis
of years, 31 or 32 solar years from 1361.5 In the third place, the number and arrangement of the tables were different from what the introduction by DALMATIUS envisaged. He contemplated the simultaneous presentation of fifteen tables in as many columns, whereas our present manuscript spoke of three tables of diversity of aspect, solar eclipses, and lunar eclipses, respectively. These follow one another in that order in the manuscript,6 preceded by a table of equations of the place of the sun… 

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