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A dictionary of the flowering plants and ferns,

Author: J C Willis; Herbert Kenneth Airy Shaw
Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridge U.P., 1966.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 7th edView all editions and formats
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"... A completely rewritten work and is the first new edition since 1931... The entries in the new edition have therefore had to be confined to generic and family names, with the omission of botanical terms, common and vernacular names and economic products... The 40,000 entries attempt to cover all published generic names from 1753 onwards..."--Book jacket.
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Genre/Form: Reference works
Dictionary
Terminology
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Willis, J.C. (John Christopher), 1868-1958.
Dictionary of the flowering plants and ferns.
Cambridge, Cambridge U.P., 1966
(OCoLC)595632750
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: J C Willis; Herbert Kenneth Airy Shaw
OCLC Number: 556526
Notes: Originally published under title: A manual and dictionary of the flowering plants and ferns.
Description: xxii, 1214, liii pages 23 cm
Other Titles: Manual and dictionary of the flowering plants and ferns
Responsibility: by J.C. Willis.

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"... A completely rewritten work and is the first new edition since 1931... The entries in the new edition have therefore had to be confined to generic and family names, with the omission of botanical terms, common and vernacular names and economic products... The 40,000 entries attempt to cover all published generic names from 1753 onwards..."--Book jacket.

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