Using instruments in the study of animate beings: Della Porta's and Bacon's experiments with plants

@article{Rusu2020UsingII,
  title={Using instruments in the study of animate beings: Della Porta's and Bacon's experiments with plants},
  author={Doina‐Cristina Rusu},
  journal={Centaurus},
  year={2020},
  volume={62},
  pages={393-405}
}
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