William Godwin's Diary

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Buffon, Cheval, p. 10 (3  September  1798) Buffon, Georges-Louis LeclercThe natural history of the horse. To which is added that of the ass, bull, cow, ox, sheep, goat, and swine. With accurate descriptions of their several Parts. and full directions for Breeding, Chusing, Feeding, and Improving, those useful Creatures. Translated from the French of the celebrated M. de Buffon. 1762
This is a translation of selections from volume 4 of Buffon's Histoire naturelle, générale et particuliére, avec la description du cabinet du roi, 1749-1767. WG's sale catalog lists:
Buffon, Histoire Naturelle, Generale et Particuliere. 4 vols. Paris, 1772.

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