Adanson. The Bicentennial of Michel Adanson's ‘Familles des Plantes’ (Hunt Monograph Series), volumes 1 and 2, complete
By Lawrence, George H. M. (editor)
Pp. xi, 1-392; xi, 393-635, (4); 48 text-figures. Publisher’s original dark blue cloth, spine lettered in gilt, gilt floral decoration on front cover, sm 4to. These volumes present the results of a symposium held at the Hunt Botanical Library in 1963 on the life and contributions of Michel Adanson. The first volume contains historical articles on Adanson’s life and his scientific contributions. The second volume contains notes on the preparation and writing of his major work ‘Familles des Plantes.’ An invaluable reference source on Adanson. No ownership marks and no signs of use.
|Publisher||Hunt Botanical Library, Carnegie Institute of Technology|
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|Condition Description||A bright and clean copy in near fine condition.|