The families of plants, with their natural characters, according to the number, figure, situation, and proportion of all the parts of fructification. Translated [by E. Darwin] from the last edition, (as published by Dr. Reichard) of the Genera plantarum, and of the Mantissæ plantarum of the elder Linneus; and from the Supplementum plantarum of the younger Linneus, with all the new families of plants, from Thunberg and L'Heritier. ... By a botanical society at Lichfield.
|Main Creator:||Linné, Carl von, 1741-1783.|
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Lichfield : printed by John Jackson. Sold by J. Johnson, London. T. Byrne, Dublin. and J. Balfour, Edenburgh [sic], 1787.
Includes: 'An alphabetical catalogue of English and Scotch names of plants, .. ' with a separate titlepage.
"The 'botanical society at Lichfield' consisted of three members only: Erasmus Darwin, Brooke (later Sir Brooke) Boothby, and John Jackson." (Henrey).
Library has: Vol. I-II.
Physical description: 2v.(,lxxx,,840 p.) ; 8vo
Citations/References: Henrey, 975
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