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Author:
Linné, Carl von, 1707-1778.
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A system of vegetables, according to their classes, orders, genera, species, with their characters and differences ... Translated [by Erasmus Darwin and others] from the thirteenth ed. (as published by Dr. Murray) of the Systema vegetabilium of the late Professor Linneus; and from the Supplementum plantarum of the present Professor Linneus ... By a Botanical Society, at Lichfield.
Varying title form:
Soulsby no.:
Soulsby no. 580

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Publisher:
Printed by John Jackson for Leigh and Sotheby
Place of publication:
Lichfield
Publishing year:
1782
Edition:
Physical description:
ii, xlvii, [1], 11 pls, 424 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
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Language(s):
English

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General notes:
Each plate is accompanied by leaf of descriptive letterpress.
Botanical terms and definitions" [tr. from the thesis of Dr. Elmgren]
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Provenance:
NHM GENERAL - Bookplate of Basil Soulsby on front endpaper.
Title history:
NHM GENERAL - This is probably a proof copy of Vol. 1 of the 1783 edition, without the words Vol. 1, and without the half-title. It seems to be unique.
Language notes:
In English.
With note:
Dissertation notes:
Subject:
Additional author(s):
Darwin, Erasmus,
1731-1802.
Linné, Carl von,
1707-1778
Elmgren, Johan,
1740-1794
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Additional title(s):
Systema vegetabilium
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9929508702081
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Index p. xli-xlvii.
By permission of the Trustees of The Natural History Museum (London).
NHM GENERAL - Presented by Basil H. Soulsby. 22.vi.1928.
NHM GENERAL - Annotated in pencil and ink. Dried plant material at 29 places within the volume.
NHM GENERAL - Has been rebound.
NHM GENERAL - Several pages have been repaired with glassine tape which has caused the paper to pucker.
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Author:
Linnaeus, Carl 1707-1778.
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Uniform title:
Systema vegetabilium
Title:
A system of vegetables, according to their classes orders genera species with their characters and differences : in two volumes ; translated from the thirteenth edition (as published by Dr. Murray) of the Systema vegetabilium of the late Professor Linneus; and from the Supplementum plantarum of the present Professor Linneus... By a botanical society at Lichfield
Varying title form:
Botanical terms and definitions Alphabetical catalogue of English and Scotch names of plants
Soulsby no.:
Soulsby no. 580, 580a

Edition details

Publisher:
Printed by John Jackson for Leigh and Sotheby, York Street, Convent Garden, London
Place of publication:
Lichfield
Publishing year:
MDCCLXXXIII [1783]
Edition:
Physical description:
2 v. ([4], ii, lvi p., xi leaves, 424 p.; [5], 426-897, [31] p., xi leaves of plates) : ill, pl, indices; 22cm (8vo)
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Language(s):
English

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With a half title to each vol.
Edited by Erasmus Darwin.
Botanical terms and definitions [tr. from the thesis of Dr. Elmgren] v.1, p.[xiii]-xl, with divisional half title.
A system of vegetables appeared in parts. No.1 (1782), consisting of 176 pages, is reviewed in The monthly review, 68: 433-5 (for May 1783). The complete work, which consisted of four parts, bound in 2 volumes, is reviewed in Vol.72: 401-10 (for June 1785) .. The ?botanical society at Lichfield? consisted of three members only: Erasmus Darwin, Brooke (later Sir Brooke) Boothby, and John Jackson." (Henrey).
Soulsby no.580 = part 1, with the original part title page, which lacks the volume number, and is dated 1782.
RBGE Linnaeus.580 consists of part 1 only.
Final [30] p. of vol. 2 = An alphabetical catalogue of English and Scotch names of plants, with a separate titlepage, dated 1784.
Soulsby no. 580a is duplicated at Soulsby no. 3837.
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Provenance:
Embossed stamp on titlepage: Professor Balfour. Edinburgh. Royal Botanic Garden. [= John Hutton Balfour]
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Language notes:
With note:
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Subject:
Classification 108314
Botany 108309
Additional author(s):
filius
Linnaeus, Carl von
1741-1783.
Elmgren, Johan.
Darwin, Erasmus
1731-1802.
Balfour, John Hutton
1808-1884
Additional corporate author(s):
Lichfield Botanical Society.
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u85580
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StEdRBGE : Linnaeus.580 Binding: sewn, but unbound, with remains of eighteenth-century leather spine. In buckram-covered box.
StEdRBGE : Linnaeus.580a Binding: nineteenth-century blue cloth.
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Title details

Author:
Linné, Carl von, 1707-1778
Corporate author:
Main entry uniform title:
Uniform title:
Systema vegetabilium.
Title:
A system of vegetables, according to their classes, orders, genera, species with their characters and differences. In two volumes. Translated from the thirteenth edition (as published by dr. Murray) of the Systema vegetabilium of the late professor Linneus ; and from the Supplementum plantarum of the present professor Linneus. By a Botanical society, at Lichfield.
Varying title form:
Soulsby no.:
Soulsby no. 580

Edition details

Publisher:
Place of publication:
Lichfield : Printed by John Jackson, for Leigh and Sotheby, York street, Covent Garden, London. MDCCLXXXII.
Publishing year:
1782
Edition:
Physical description:
ii, lvi, 424 s., [11] bl., 11 pl.-bl. ; 8:o
Series entry:
Language(s):
English

Notes

General notes:
Anm. i Soulsby: "This is probably a proof copy of vol. 1 of the 1783 edition, without the words 'Vol. 1', and without the half-title.
Contents notes:
Provenance:
Exlibris "Arthingworth" (svartstämpel) ; lady Hume
Title history:
Language notes:
With note:
Dissertation notes:
Subject:
Växtsystematik sao 163640
Växtnamn Storbritannien sao
Verk före 1800 saogf 353523
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Additional corporate author(s):
Jackson
Leigh and Sotheby
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OPAC identifier:
10692546
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Uka Brunt helskinnband
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Title details

Author:
Linné, Carl von, 1707-1778
Corporate author:
Main entry uniform title:
Uniform title:
Systema vegetabilium.
Title:
A system of vegetables, according to their classes, orders, genera, species with their characters and differences. In two volumes. Translated from the thirteenth edition (as published by dr. Murray) of the Systema vegetabilium of the late professor Linneus ; and from the Supplementum plantarum of the present professor Linneus. By a Botanical society, at Lichfield.
Varying title form:
Soulsby no.:
Soulsby no. 580

Edition details

Publisher:
Place of publication:
Lichfield : Printed by John Jackson, for Leigh and Sotheby, York street, Covent Garden, London. MDCCLXXXII.
Publishing year:
1782
Edition:
Physical description:
ii, lvi, 424 s., [11] bl., 11 pl.-bl. ; 8:o
Series entry:
Language(s):
English

Notes

General notes:
Anm. i Soulsby: "This is probably a proof copy of vol. 1 of the 1783 edition, without the words 'Vol. 1', and without the half-title.
Contents notes:
Provenance:
Exlibris "Arthingworth" (svartstämpel) ; lady Hume
Title history:
Language notes:
With note:
Dissertation notes:
Subject:
Växtsystematik sao
Växtnamn Storbritannien sao
Verk före 1800 saogf
Additional author(s):
Additional corporate author(s):
Jackson
Leigh and Sotheby
Additional title(s):
OPAC identifier:
vtls001571051
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Summary notes:
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Uka Brunt helskinnband