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The philosophy of botany, being botanical and philosophical extracts, including [electronic resource] : A new illustration of the sexual system of Linneæus. By Robert John Thornton, M.D. late of Trinity College, Cambridge Physician to the General Dispensary: Fellow of the London Botanical Society[,] Lecturer on Medical Botany at Guy's Hospital[,] author of Medical extracts on the nature of health: and
Bib ID 4846775
Format BookBook, OnlineOnline
Author
Thornton, Robert John, 1768?-1837
 
Uniform Title New illustration of the sexual system of Carolus von Linnaeus
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Description London : Printed for the author by T. Bensley, 1799 
2v.,plates : ports. ; 2⁰. 
Notes

Another configuration of "New illustration of the sexual system of Carolus von Linnaeus". ... Vol. 2 is entitled: Book second A botanical and philosophical enquiry respecting roots.

Another configuration of 'New illustration of the sexual system of Carolus von Linnaeus'.

Copy catalogued, title page unclear; verify transcription of title

Double-page title.

Reproduction of original from Cambridge University Library.

'The work was advertised in 1797, and seems to have been issued in parts at twenty-five shillings each between 1799 and 1807. In its best state it is a very splendid work, .. but its bibliography is very difficult, hardly two copies being alike' (DNB).

Title from double-page title (engraved).

Vol. 2 is entitled: 'Book second A botanical and philosophical enquiry respecting roots'.

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English Short Title Catalog, N62425.

Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Cengage Gale, 2009. Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements. 
Subjects English poetry -- 18th century.
Form/genre Poems.
Place Great Britain England London.

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