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The Reformed Common-Wealth of Bees; Presented in Severall Letters and Observations to Samuel Hartlib, Esq. with the Reformed Virginian Silk-Worm, Cont

The Reformed Common-Wealth of Bees; Presented in Severall Letters and Observations to Samuel Hartlib, Esq. with the Reformed Virginian Silk-Worm, Cont

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1236277724
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9781236277725
This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1655 Excerpt: ... %gunt) and break she Reines of Government, I observed, that this pretty Bird ( whereof yo ...more

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Samuel Hartli(e)b (ca. 1600 – 10 March 1662) was a German-British polymath. An active promoter and expert writer in many fields, he was interested in science, medicine, agriculture, politics, and education. He settled in England, where he married and died. He was a contemporary of Robert Boyle whom he knew well, and a neighbour of Samuel Pepys in Axe Yard, London in the early 1660s.

Hartlib is often described as an "intelligencer", and indeed has been called "the Great Intelligencer
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