The botanist's repository, for new and rare plants :
containing coloured figures of such plants, as have not hitherto appeared in any similar publication, with all their essential characters, botanically arranged, after the sexual system of the celebrated Linnaeus : in English and Latin : to each description is added a short history of the plant, as to its time of flowering, culture, native place of growth, when introduced, and by whom /
the whole executed by Henry Andrews ...
|Main Creator:||Andrews, Henry Charles, fl. 1799-1828.|
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London : Printed by T. Bensley, and published by the author ... : 1797-
To be had of J. White, Fleet-street, and all the booksellers,
Text of v. 1-5 "probably written by John Kennedy ..., v. 6 by A. Haworth, v. 7-10 by George Jackson" (cf. Stafleu).
Printed t.p. present in v. 1 only; engraved title pages lack imprint.
Originally issued in 137 monthly parts (cf. ESTC).
Physical description: 10 v., 664 leaves of plates : col. ill. ; 30 cm. (4to)
Citations/References: ESTC, T88189
Citations/References: Stafleu & Cowan. Taxonomic lit. (2nd ed.), 135
Title from engraved t.p.: Botanist's repository, comprising colour'd engravings of new and rare plants only
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