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Smith, James Edward (1759-1828).
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An introduction to physiological and systematical botany / by Sir James Edward Smith, M.D., F.R.S., etc., etc. Honorary member of the Horticultural and President of the Linnæan Society.
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Post-Soulsby no. 4883

Edition details

Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown, Green, and Longman
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7th edition corrected; in which the object of the "Grammar of Botany" of Sir J. E. Smith, is combined with that of the "Introduction", by W. Jackson Hooker, LL.D., F.R.A., & L.S., etc., etc., and Regius Professor of Botany in the University of Glasgow.
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Pp. xx, 504, 16 [advts], [36] leaves of plates ; 23 cm.
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General notes:
1st edition (1807); 2nd edition (1809); 3rd edition (1814); 4th edition (1819); 5th edition (1825); 6th edition (1827); 7th edition (1833); subsequent corrected editions in 1836 and 1838. First American edition 1814.
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Front free endpaper bears ink inscription: Alf. Pearce 1856.
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Classification system: Linnaeus.
Plant anatomy.
Plant physiology.
19th century.
Additional author(s):
Hooker, William Jackson
Pearce, Alfred
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Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown, Green, and Longmans (London, England)
Edward Khull (Glasgow, Scotland)
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Publishers' binding in green cloth with blind-stamped borders and floral decoration on boards. Gilt spine title SMITH'S INTRODUCTION TO BOTANY within gilt frame.
Pencil inscription on front free endpaper verso: 2/.