Arboretum et fruitcetum britannicum, or, The trees and shrubs of Britain, native and foreign...throughout the world...Vol. 3 From Asclepiada'ceae, p.1257 to Coryla'ceae, p. 2030 inclusive

Maker and role
Author: John C Loudon (b.1783, d.1843)
Publisher: Longman, Brown, Green and Longmans
Production date
1844
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Production place
London/England
Description
Comprehensive botanical description of British trees and shrubs. Part of a multi volume set.
Object type
Edition
2nd
Media/materials description
Leather boards with gold border; spine figured in gold; red title plate; marbled block fore edge
Measurements
vi, 1257-2030, plates : ill. ; 23 cm.
Measurements
0 - Whole = Height x Width x Depth (mm) = 224 x 42 x 146mm
Other name and type
Vol. 3 From Asclepiada'ceae, p.1257 to Coryla'ceae, p. 2030 inclusive
Subtitle: The trees and shrubs of Britain, native and foreign, hardy and half-hardy, pictorially and botanically delineated, and scientifically and popularly described; with their propagation, culture, management, and uses in the arts, in useful and ornamental plantations, and in landscape gardening, preceded by a historical and geographical outline of the trees and shrubs of temperate climates throughout the world
Subjects
Botany - Encyclopedias
Shrubs - Great Britain
Trees - Great Britain
Accession number
A149.197

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