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Merklein, J.J., 1662. Journal oder Beschreibung ... Ostindische Reise. In: Caron, F.; Schouten, J., Wahrhaftige Beschreibungen zweyer mächtigen Königreiche, Jappan und Siam. Nuernberg, Michael und Joh.Friedrich Endters, pp. 342-502
Castanheda, F.L. de, 1577. Historia dell' Indie Orientali, scoperte, & conquistate da' Portoghesi, di commissione dell' Inuittissimo Re Don Manuello, di gloriosa memoria. Venetia, Appresso Giordano Ziletti, vol. 1
Franza, A. et al., 2023. Knowing is better than wondering: the cataloging of natural heritage between museum studies and crime. Heritage 6 (8): 5805-5817;
Gene, G., 1843. Del rinoceronte. Il Facchino, Giornale di Scienze, Lettere, Arti e Varieta 5 (33), 19 August 1843: 279
Cortesi, G., 1819. Saggi geologici degli stati di Parma e Piacenza. Piacenza, Torchj del Majno
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