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Smith, James Edward (1759-1828).
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An introduction to physiological and systematical botany / by James Edward Smith, M.D. F.R.S. &c. &c. President of the Linnæan Society.
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Post-Soulsby no. 4885

Edition details

Longman, Hurst, Rees, and Orme
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Physical description:
Pp. xxiii, 333, [3, advts.], 15 leaves of plates ; 22 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.
Complete imprint statement: London: printed for Longman, Hurst, Rees, and Orme, Paternoster Row; and J. White, Fleet-street. 1807.
Press figures. C7v: 2; F1v: 8; F6v: 2; G6r: 8; H1v: 2; I6r: 2; L1v: 2; M7r: 2; N6v: 4; R3r: 8; T5v: 6; U7r: 6; Y8r: 3; 2B8r: 2; 2C5r: 1; 2D4r: 1; 2I8r: 3.
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Title-page bears the signature of Caroline Sophia Palmer, dated August 8th 1808.
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Classification system: Linnaeus.
Plant anatomy.
Plant physiology.
19th century.
Additional author(s):
Palmer, Caroline Sophia
Additional corporate author(s):
Longman, Hurst, Rees, and Orme (London, England)
John White (London, England)
Richard Taylor and Co. (London, England)
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Gift, January 1961: Royal Agricultural Society of England. Engraved armorial bookplate of R.A.S.E., with motto "Practice with Science", on front pastedown.
Bound in green cloth; rounded spine divided into panels by gilt double fillets. Red speckled edges.
Condition noted; 20050726. Bottom corner of E3 mistrimmed. Tear at base of G6, and in fore-edge of 2E8. Some ragged fore- and bottom-edges.
BE rev, 11.8.2004
Annotated throughout in pencil.