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Catalogue of Banks' florilegium : a publication in thirty-four parts of seven hundred and thirty-eight copperplate engravings of plants collected on Captain James Cook's first voyage round the world in H.M.S. Endeavour, 1768-1771, with five supplementary plates /the specimens were gathered and classified by Sir Joseph Banks, Bart., and Daniel Solander and were accurately engraved between 1771 and 1784, and between 1986 and 1989, after drawings taken from nature by Sydney Parkinson
Bib ID 2649338
Format BookBook
Description London : Alecto Historical Editions in association with the British Museum (Natural History), 1990 
78 p., [8] leaves of plates : facsims. ; 56 cm. 
Notes

Spine title: Banks' florilegium catalogue.

"This catalogue brings together the details of the 743 engravings which make up Bank's Florilegium in relation to the specimens, drawings, copperplates, related manuscripts and publications." -- Introd.

Limited ed. of 100 copies.

Includes bibliographical references (p. 9-10) and indexes.

National Library's copy no. 32 of 100.

Subjects Cook, James, 1728-1779 -- Travel -- Pictorial works -- Catalogs.  |  Banks' florilegium -- Catalogs.  |  Botany -- Pictorial works -- Catalogs.  |  Botany -- Australia -- Pictorial works -- Catalogs.  |  Botany -- Pacific Area -- Pictorial works -- Catalogs.  |  Engraving, English -- Catalogs.  |  Botanical illustration -- England -- Catalogs.
Other authors/contributors Solander, Daniel Charles, 1733-1782  |  Banks, Joseph, 1743-1820  |  Parkinson, Sydney, 1745?-1771  |  British Museum (Natural History)
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