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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Linné, Carl von, 1707-1778.
London, White and Cochrane, 1811
|Named Person:||Carl von Linné|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Carl von Linné; James Edward Smith; White, Cochrane & Co.,; Richard Taylor and Co.,
|Notes:||Smith, the owner of the manuscript, edited the edition based on a draft translation from the Swedish by "Mr. Charles Troilius, a young gentleman in the mercantile line, resident in London"--Preface, page x. Troilus had earlier translated the diary of Linnaeus published in Richard Pulteney's A general view of the writings of Linnaeus (London: Printed for J. Mawman by R. Taylor, 1805).
With wood engravings by R.T. Austin after the original drawings; see preface, page xv.
Collation: 8vo: v.1: A-Z⁸ 2A⁸(-2A8) [$2 signed]; 191 leaves, pages [i-iii] iv-vi [vii] viii-xvi,  2-366 -- v.2. [A]1[=v.1 2A8?] B-U⁸ X² [$2 (-X2) signed]; 155 leaves, pages [2 unnumbered]  2-238  240-282  284-306 [307-308].
Errata: v.2, page 306.
Publisher's advertisement for "works, written or edited by Dr. Smith": v.2, pages 307-308.
|Description:||2 volumes : illustrations (wood engravings) ; 22 cm (8vo)|
|Responsibility:||now first published from the original manuscript journal of the celebrated Linnaeus; by James Edward Smith, M.D. F.R.S. etc. president of the Linnæan Society. In two volumes..|