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The Resource An introduction to botany : containing an explanation of the theory of that science : extracted from the works of Dr. Linnaeus ; with twelve copper-plates, two explanatory tables, an appendix and glossary, by James Lee ..

An introduction to botany : containing an explanation of the theory of that science : extracted from the works of Dr. Linnaeus ; with twelve copper-plates, two explanatory tables, an appendix and glossary, by James Lee ..

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An introduction to botany : containing an explanation of the theory of that science : extracted from the works of Dr. Linnaeus ; with twelve copper-plates, two explanatory tables, an appendix and glossary
Title
An introduction to botany
Title remainder
containing an explanation of the theory of that science : extracted from the works of Dr. Linnaeus ; with twelve copper-plates, two explanatory tables, an appendix and glossary
Statement of responsibility
by James Lee ..
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • lat
  • eng
Cataloging source
NLM
Citation location within source
  • 954
  • III, p. 525
  • T81052
Citation source
  • Henrey
  • Wellcome cat. of printed books
  • ESTC (RLIN)
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1715-1795
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lee, James
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
QK45
LC item number
.L4 1776
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1707-1778
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Linné, Carl von
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Plants
  • Botany
  • Botany
Label
An introduction to botany : containing an explanation of the theory of that science : extracted from the works of Dr. Linnaeus ; with twelve copper-plates, two explanatory tables, an appendix and glossary, by James Lee ..
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Publication
Note
  • The statement of responsibility appears on the t.p. after the edition statement
  • The imprint date is in Roman numerals; some copies have the date in Arabic numerals
  • The imprint is in Roman numerals.
  • Contemporary mottled calfskin binding, decorated with gilt tooling on the front and back covers, gilt-tooled spine panels, marbled endpapers, and all edges gilt.
Control code
ocm14821661
Dimensions
23 cm. (8vo)
Edition
3rd ed. corr., with large additions.
Extent
xxiv, 432 p., 12 leaves of plates
Lccn
agr20000116
Note
  • Inscription quote (attributed to Sir James E. Smith) on front fly-leaf: "Lee's Introduction was much approved by Linnaeus, whose system and principles it ably exemplifies, and who became the friend and correspondent of its author."
  • Gift of John Pitcairn.
  • 12597
Other physical details
ill. (engravings)
Ownership
Inscription of Thomas Yardo, August 26, 1841 on verso of front fly-leaf.
System control number
(OCoLC)14821661
Label
An introduction to botany : containing an explanation of the theory of that science : extracted from the works of Dr. Linnaeus ; with twelve copper-plates, two explanatory tables, an appendix and glossary, by James Lee ..
Publication
Note
  • The statement of responsibility appears on the t.p. after the edition statement
  • The imprint date is in Roman numerals; some copies have the date in Arabic numerals
  • The imprint is in Roman numerals.
  • Contemporary mottled calfskin binding, decorated with gilt tooling on the front and back covers, gilt-tooled spine panels, marbled endpapers, and all edges gilt.
Control code
ocm14821661
Dimensions
23 cm. (8vo)
Edition
3rd ed. corr., with large additions.
Extent
xxiv, 432 p., 12 leaves of plates
Lccn
agr20000116
Note
  • Inscription quote (attributed to Sir James E. Smith) on front fly-leaf: "Lee's Introduction was much approved by Linnaeus, whose system and principles it ably exemplifies, and who became the friend and correspondent of its author."
  • Gift of John Pitcairn.
  • 12597
Other physical details
ill. (engravings)
Ownership
Inscription of Thomas Yardo, August 26, 1841 on verso of front fly-leaf.
System control number
(OCoLC)14821661

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