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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.
Contributors: Kennedy, John, 1759-1842.
Format: BOOK
Published / Created: London : Printed by T. Bensley, and published by the author ... : 1797-[1815]
To be had of J. White, Fleet-street, and all the booksellers,
Notes: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).

Includes index.

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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5820 a 4
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v. I-X