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Elements of Botany: Or Outlines of the Natural History of Vegetables [electronic resource]: Illustrated by Thirty Plates

by Benjamin Smith Barton, M.D. professor of materia medica, natural history, and botany, in the University of Pennsylvania
Format
EBook; Book; Online
Published
Philadelphia : Printed for the author., 1803.
Language
English
Series
Early American Imprints Second Series
Description
xii, [2], 302, 32, 168, 16, 25-38, [4] p., XXX leaves of plates (some folded) : ill. ; 24 cm.
Notes
  • In three parts, and an appendix; each paged separately.
  • "The greater number of the plates ... have been engraved from the original drawings of Mr. William Bartram."--preface, p. x.
  • Plates engraved variously by C. Tiebout, B. Tanner, F. Shallus, B. Jones, G. Fox, Lawson, and J.H. Seymour.
  • Dedicated "to the students of medicine, in the University of Pennsylvania, and to the lovers and cultivators of natural history, in every part of the United-States."
  • Last page blank.
  • "University of Pennsylvania. The lectures on botany commence, annually, about the middle of April, and terminate in the first week of July."--p. [ii].
  • "University of Pennsylvania. The lectures on materia medica, and those on natural history, commence, annually, in the first week of November, and terminate in the first week of March."--p. [iv].
  • "Corrections and additions, in part I."--p. [xiv].
  • "Directions to the binder."--p. [39], 5th count.
  • "Preparing for the press, The anatomy and physiology of the rattle-snake, and other North-American serpents. ..."--p. [40], 5th count.
  • "The elements of botany, as well as the following works, by the same author, may be had of him, or of Mr. Conrad, Mr. Dobson, Mr. Nichols, and other booksellers in Philadelphia, and of Messrs. Swords, in New-York. ..."--p. [41], 5th count.
  • Includes bibliographical references.
Reproduction Notes
Electronic text and image data. [Chester, Vt. : Readex, a division of Newsbank, Inc., 2004-2007] Includes files in TIFF, GIF and PDF formats with inclusion of keyword searchable text. (Early American imprints. Second series ; no. 3763).
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