Premier mémoire sur quelques nouvelles espèces du genre passiflora, et sur la nécessité d’établir une famille des passiflorées + Second mémoire sur la famille des passiflorées, et particulierement sur quelques espèces nouvelles du genre tacsonia

By Jussieu, A.L.

SKU# 13079

$ 85.00

Pp. 15, pp. 8 + 8 fine lithograph plates. Original printed blue wrappers, 4to. Annales du Muséum d’Histoire Naturelle, volume 6, pp. 102-116 + 388-396. These two monographs establish the family Passifloraceae. There are more than 530 species of Passiflora in the family Passifloraceae. Members of the genus Passiflora are climbers with spectacular flowers; they thrive in areas with a mild climate. Also included at the end is a short paper by M.A. Du Petit-Thouars entitled “Comparison specifique du Passiflora mauritiana avec les Passifora alata et quadrangularis” (volume 6, pp. 457-462 + 1 lithographic plate).

Publisher Muséum d’Histoire Naturelle
Publisher Place Paris
Date Published 1805
Date Published Estimated No
Edition First
Number of Volumes
Reprint No
Condition Near Fine
Condition Description A bright and clean copy in near fine condition.
ISBN
Limited Edition