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The principles of botany, and of vegetable physiology / translated from the German of D. C. Willdenow

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Author:
Willdenow, Karl Ludwig 1765-1812  Search this
Jackson, Maria Elizabeth  Search this
Engraver:
Lizars, Daniel 1760-1812  Search this
Printer:
Stewart, Charles  Search this
Former owner:
Maxwell, Harriet fl. 1828 DSI  Search this
Stannard, Jerry DSI  Search this
Bookseller:
John Reid & Co. DSI  Search this
Physical description:
[6], iv, 508 p., X leaves of plates : ill. (1 col.) ; 22 cm
Type:
Handbooks, manuals, etc
Date:
1805
Notes:
Translation of: Grundriss der Kra╠łuterkunde.
Translated attributed to Maria Elizabeth Jackson in a ms. pencil note on p. [5] (1st group).
"Edinburgh: Printed by C. Stewart"--Colophon.
The plates were engraved by D. Lizars.
Plate X is a color chart, with the Latin name of each color and a number key, for use with the descriptions of plants in the text.
Errors in paging.
Errata: p. [492].
Also available online.
SCNHRB copy 39088012158168 is bound with: Jackson, Maria Elizabeth. Botanical lectures. London : Printed for J. Johnson by T. Bensley, 1804. Bound together subsequent to publication.
SCNHRB copy has the ms. ink autograph of a former owner on p. iv: Harriet Maxwell, July 22, 1828; with printed labels of another former owner on front paste-down endpaper: Jerry Stannard, Boulder, Colo. and Lawrence, Kansas.
SCNHRB copy has a bookseller's printed label on front paste-down endpaper: John Reid & Co., importers of classical & oriental books ... Glasgow.
SCNHRB copy has bookplate: Smithsonian Institution Libraries. Purchased from the Cullman Endowment.
SCNHRB copy has a later gilt-tooled half-leather binding with marbled paper boards, endpapers, and edges.
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Topic:
Botany  Search this
Plants--Color  Search this
Call number:
QK45 .W5513 1805
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_792145