fine books  -  fair prices
   Search Antiqbook   

Ask a question or
Order this book

Browse our books
Search our books
Book dealer info

Title: Conversations on Botany. With Plates
Description: London England, Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown, 1823. 4th Edition Improved, Fair/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall Hardback Hardback. Previous owners name neatly written to inside cover. Previous owners name neatly written to title page. Foxing to end inside covers. Spine worn revealing stitching. Corners bumped and worn. No title on marbled boards. The object of the following pages is to enable children and young persons to acquire a knowledge of the vegetable productions of their native country, by introducing to them, in a familiar manner, the principles of the Linnaean system of Botany. For this purpose, the arrangement of Linnaeus is briefly explained; a native plant of each class (with a few exceptions) is examined, and illustrated by an Engraving, and a short account is added, of some of the principal foreign species. Contents: List of Plates. Explanation of the Table of the Classes. Pronunciation of the Latin Names of Plants.21 beautiful Plates in colour. 367 pp.

Keywords: Non Fiction Conversations On Botany

Price: GBP 50.00 = appr. US$ 71.40 Seller: The London Bookworm
- Book number: 078662

See more books from our catalog: Natural History Wildlife & Pets

Hundreds of the world's finest antiquarian and used booksellers offer their books on Antiqbook. They offer full satisfaction and normal prices - no markups, no hidden costs, no overcharged shipping costs. 8 million books at your fingertips!
Search all books at Antiqbook