Index Kewensis, an Enumeration of the Genera and Species of Flowering Plants from the Time of Linnaeus to the Year 1885 Inclusive Together with Their authors' Names, the Works in Which They Were First Published, Their Native Countries and Their Synonyms (2 volumes + 10 supplementary volumes 1886 - 1940)

By: Daydon Jackson, B & Joseph D Hooker

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.........."compiled at the expense of the late Charles Robert Darwin under the direction of Joseph D Hooker" 1946 reprint of the 1895 work in two volumes, Vol 1 1268 pp, Vol 2 1299 pp, + 10 supplementary volumes in various paginations. Vols 1 and 2 are bound in a black half morocco with green morocco effect boards. TEG. Slight creasing to the first few pages of Vol 1, a few minor scuffs to the bindings of both volumes. The supplementary volumes which are dated between 1886 and 1940, are bound in green gilt lettered cloth, they are very good clean copies with slight shelf wear here and there, minor offsetting to feps, and the occasional bumped corner. Generally very good

Title: Index Kewensis, an Enumeration of the Genera and Species of Flowering Plants from the Time of Linnaeus to the Year 1885 Inclusive Together with Their authors' Names, the Works in Which They Were First Published, Their Native Countries and Their Synonyms (2 volumes + 10 supplementary volumes 1886 - 1940)

Author Name: Daydon Jackson, B & Joseph D Hooker

Categories: Dictionaries and Reference, Science and Medicine, Natural History,

Publisher: Oxford, Oxford at the Clarendon Press 1946: 1946

Binding: Half Morocco

Book Condition: Very Good

Size: Large 4to

Book number: 35665

Keywords: Natural,History,,Flowering,Plants,,Charles,Darwin,,Darwin,,Kew, Gardens