I'm looking for a book from 16?? called "false beliefs and ?? " or something or something listing common (medieval) science misconceptions and the author's correction

had a latin title probably. in english so by a medieval person from england. has a wikipedia article, and i think I got it from project gutenberg

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had fun discussions on
- whether crickets and grasshoppers are the same animal (?)
- other myths about animals
- experiments on rubbing electrum
- magnets and their effluvium
- miracles like statues levitating, probably just tricks with magnets

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