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Author:
CURTIS, William, Botanist.
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Title:
Linnæus's system of botany, so far as relates to his classes and orders of plants; illustrated by figures entirely new, with copious explanatory descriptions, etc.
Varying title form:
Soulsby no.:
Soulsby no. 677

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Publisher:
The Author
Place of publication:
London
Publishing year:
1777
Edition:
Physical description:
4, 15 pages ; (4o)
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Language(s):
English

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Additional author(s):
Linné, Carl von,
1707-1778.
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OPAC identifier:
000841089
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Author:
Curtis, William, 1746-1799.
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Title:
Linnaeus's system of botany, so far as relates to his classes and orders of plants illustrated by figures entirely new, with copious explanatory descriptions. Drawn up for the use of his pupils / by William Curtis, author of the Flora Londinensis, and teacher of botany in London.
Varying title form:
Soulsby no.:
Soulsby no. 677.

Edition details

Publisher:
Printed for and sold by the author ... and B. White ...
Place of publication:
London
Publishing year:
1777
Edition:
Physical description:
[vi], 4, 15, [2] p., [4] leaves of plates : ill. (engravings) ; 27 cm. (4to in 2s)
Series entry:
Language(s):
English

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Two pairs of plates in duplicate (colored and plain in original ed.)
Plates signed: Sowerby delin.; Sansom sculp.
Advertisement on last p.
1059F5-1060B2
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Subject:
Plants Classification Early works to 1800.
Additional author(s):
Linné, Carl von,
1707-1778.
Sowerby, James,
1757-1822.
Sansom, Frederick J.
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OPAC identifier:
ocm21549415
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Also available via the Internet.
Microfiche. Westport, Conn. : Meckler/Chadwyck-Healey Publishing, 1987. 2 microfiches (Plant taxonomic literature microfiche collection) s1987 ctun b.

Title details

Author:
Curtis, William, 1746-1799.
Corporate author:
Main entry uniform title:
Uniform title:
Title:
Linnaeus's system of botany, so far as relates to his classes and orders of plants : illustrated by figures entirely new, with copious explanatory descriptions. Drawn up for the use of his pupils / by William Curtis, author of the Flora Londinensis, and teacher of botany in London.
Varying title form:
Soulsby no.:
Soulsby no. 677.

Edition details

Publisher:
Printed for and sold by the author ... and B. White ...
Place of publication:
London
Publishing year:
1777
Edition:
Physical description:
[vi], 4, 15, [2] p., [4] leaves of plates (some col.) : ill. (engravings) ; 27 cm. (4to in 2s)
Series entry:
Language(s):
English

Notes

General notes:
Signatures: [pi]1 [A]4 B-C2 C2 D2.
Two pairs of plates in duplicate, colored and plain.
Plates signed: Sowerby delin.; Sansom sculp.
Advertisement on last p.
Contents notes:
Provenance:
Title history:
Language notes:
With note:
Dissertation notes:
Subject:
Plants Classification Early works to 1800.
Additional author(s):
Linné, Carl von,
1707-1778.
Sowerby, James,
1757-1822.
Sansom, Frederick J.
Additional corporate author(s):
B. White.
Additional title(s):
OPAC identifier:
ocm14830924
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Summary notes:
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Also available via the Internet.
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Author:
Curtis, William, 1746-1799.
Corporate author:
Main entry uniform title:
Uniform title:
Title:
Linnæus's system of botany, so far as relates to his classes and orders of plants; illustrated by figures entirely new with copious explanatory descriptions / Drawn up ... by William Curtis.
Varying title form:
Soulsby no.:
Soulsby no. 677

Edition details

Publisher:
Printed for and sold by the Author and B. White
Place of publication:
London
Publishing year:
1777
Edition:
Physical description:
[iv], 4, 15p. : col. ill., 4 pls. col. ; 28cm.
Series entry:
Language(s):
English

Notes

General notes:
Dedicated to John Gideon Loten.
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Provenance:
Bookplate of Basil Soulsby on front endpaper. 'Transferred from General Library 14/5/1952. P.I.E.'
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OPAC identifier:
9910326702081
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By permission of the Trustees of The Natural History Museum (London).
Presented by Basil Soulsby, 8 Oct 1928.
Ms. annotation on front flyleaf: 'For his very worthy ingenious and obliging Frd Mr. Lee from the Author' Old water damage staining throughout, but plates show little damage. Approximately blank 100 pages bound at the end.
Rebound in quarter black leather; the spine has much leather rot. Original marbled paper covers have been retained. 28 Nov 1928, 14/3
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Title details

Author:
Curtis, William (1746-1799).
Corporate author:
Main entry uniform title:
Uniform title:
Title:
Linnaeus's system of botany, so far as relates to his classes and orders of plants : illustrated by figures entirely new, with copious explanatory descriptions / Drawn up for the use of his pupils by William Curtis, author of the Flora Londinensis, and teacher of botany in London.
Varying title form:
Soulsby no.:
Soulsby no. 677

Edition details

Publisher:
The author ... and B. White ...
Place of publication:
London
Publishing year:
1777
Edition:
Physical description:
Pp. [v], 4, 15, [1 advertisement for Flora Londinensis] : 4 pls., 2 in col. ; 27.2 cm.
Series entry:
Language(s):
English

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Complete imprint statement: London: Printed for and sold by the author, no. 51, Gracechurch-street; and B. White, bookseller, Fleet-street. MDCCLXXVII.
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Subject:
Linné, Carl von (1707-1778).
Botany
Classification
18th century.
Classification system: Linnaeus.
Additional author(s):
Additional corporate author(s):
Benjamin White (London, England)
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Rare Books Room shelf 87
Bought, June 1955, 2 guineas.
Recased in half tan pigskin, September 1955 by Skulski. Original paper over boards marbled in large spot pattern. Remains of old Lindley Library spine label: 40.2E [3a]. Stab-sewn.
Condition noted; 20020806. Board edges rubbed and rear board scratched; front endpaper tearing at gutter. Foxing on endpapers and tissues, and more lightly on text pages.
Condition noted; 2014. Good. Edges very worn.
MRJ/14.5.96, rev BE 6.8.2002, 22.3.2004
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Title details

Author:
Curtis, William, 1746-1799
Corporate author:
Main entry uniform title:
Uniform title:
Title:
Linnaeus's system of botany, so far as relates to his classes and orders of plants; Illustrated by figures entirely new, with copious explanatory descriptions. / drawn up for the use of his pupils by William Curtis ...
Varying title form:
Soulsby no.:
Soulsby no. 677

Edition details

Publisher:
Place of publication:
London: printed for and sold by the author, no. 51, Gracechurch-Street; and B. White, Bookseller, Fleet-Street. MDCCLXXVII.
Publishing year:
1777
Edition:
Physical description:
[6], 4, 15 [3] s., 4 pl.-bl. ; 4:o
Series entry:
Language(s):
English

Notes

General notes:
Dedicated to John Gideon Loten
Contents notes:
Provenance:
Douglass ; stämpel: K. Vetenskaps Akademiens Bibliotek J. Bacon; Elvin Warbinton
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Curtis
White
Kungl. Vetenskapsakademien
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12337545
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Title details

Author:
Curtis, William, 1746-1799
Corporate author:
Main entry uniform title:
Uniform title:
Title:
Linnaeus's system of botany, so far as relates to his classes and orders of plants; Illustrated by figures entirely new, with copious explanatory descriptions. / drawn up for the use of his pupils by William Curtis ...
Varying title form:
Soulsby no.:
Soulsby no. 677

Edition details

Publisher:
Place of publication:
London: printed for and sold by the author, no. 51, Gracechurch-Street; and B. White, Bookseller, Fleet-Street. MDCCLXXVII.
Publishing year:
1777
Edition:
Physical description:
[6], 4, 15 [3] s., 4 pl.-bl. ; 4:o
Series entry:
Language(s):
English

Notes

General notes:
Dedicated to John Gideon Loten
Contents notes:
Provenance:
J. Bacon; Elvin Warbinton
Title history:
Language notes:
With note:
Dissertation notes:
Subject:
Additional author(s):
Additional corporate author(s):
Curtis
White
Additional title(s):
OPAC identifier:
vtls001825757
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