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Flora Australasica, or, A selection of handsome, or curious plants, natives of New Holland, and the South Sea islands ... / by Robert Sweet ; the drawings by E. D. Smith
Bib ID 2145451
Format BookBook, OnlineOnline
Author
Sweet, Robert, 1783-1835
 
Online Versions
Description London : James Ridgway, 1827-1828 
[114] pages, 56 leaves of plates : colour illustrations ; 25 cm. 
Series

Rex Nan Kivell Collection ; NK45

Rex Nan Kivell Collection ; NK779

Notes

"... containing coloured figures and descriptions of ... desirable plants for cultivation.".

Includes index.

National Library of Australia's GMM 581.994 SWE copy rebound in green; inscribed N. Masters and Gregory M. Mathews.

National Library of Australia's NK45 copy bound in green cloth with red leather and cloth slipcase with five raised bands and gilt decorations; inscribed in ink, "Bishop of Sydney"; slipcase and volume both bear bookplate of Rex de C. Nan Kivell (no. 1827/2).

National Library of Australia's NK779 copy half bound in green leather with blue marbled boards and five raised bands, in green leather custom-made box by Bayntun (Riviere) Bath UK; bears bookplate of Rex de C. Nan Kivell (no. 1827/5).

NK45 copy also available online https://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-1160957608

Rex Nan Kivell Collection NK45, NK779.

Cited In

Ferguson, J.A. Bibliography of Australia, 1144

Crittenden, V. Yesterday's gardens : a history and bibliography of Australian gardening books, 4

Subjects Botany -- Australia.  |  Botany -- Pacific Islands.
Other authors/contributors Smith, E. D. active 1827-1828
Also Titled

Selection of handsome, or curious plants, natives of New Holland, and the South Sea Islands.


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