The Annals and Magazine of Natural History Volume 10

The Annals and Magazine of Natural History Volume 10

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1842 edition. Excerpt: ...Esq. (No. 8.).--On Oakesia, a new genus of Empetrex; by E. Tuckerman, Esq. (No 8.).--Descriptions of Fungi; by the Rev. M. J. Berkeley, M.A. (Nos. 8, 9.).--On two S. American species of Chrysanthemum; by Sir W.J. Hooker (No. 9.).--Contributions towards a Flora of S. Africa; by Prof. Meisner (No. 9.).--On the Vegetation of Hong Kong, by R. B. Hinds, Esq.; and an enumeration of the plants collected, by G. Bentham, Esq. (No. 9.).--Contributions to a Flora of Brazil; by G. Gardner, Esq. (No. 10.).--Botanical Excursions in S. Africa; by C. J. F. Bunbury, Esq. (No. 10.). The Phytologist: a Botanical Journal. No. 14, July 1842, to No. 17, Oct. 1842. Contents: --Notice of the Linnsean Transactions (contained in No. 14.).--List of Jtmgcrmanniae, &c. observed near Dumfries; by Mr. Jas. Cruickshank (No. 14.).--Notes on the genus Utricularia; by the Rev. J. B. Brichan (No. 14.).--Varieties (Nos. 14, 15, 16, 17.).--Proceedings of Societies (Nos. 14, 15, 16, 17.).--History of the British Equiseta, E. hyemale; by Edw. Newman, Esq. (Nos. 15, 16, 17.).--List of Plants observed near Manchester; by Dr. Wood (No. 15.).--Notice of Transactions of Botanical Society (Nos. 15, 16, 17.).--On the authority upon which several plants have been introduced into the ' Catalogue of British Plants' published by the Botanical Society; by Charles C. Babington, Esq. (No. 16.).--On the nature of the Byssoid substance found investing the roots of Monotropa Hypopitys; by T.G.Rylands, Esq. (No. 17.). In this valuable paper the author shows that this substance consists of four species of Fungi, which are named, described and figured. PROCEEDINGS OF LEARNED SOCIETIES. BOTANICAL SOCIETY OF LONDON. Sept. 3, 1842.--John Reynolds, Esq., Treasurer, in the Chair. Mr. B. D. Wardale presented..show more

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  • Paperback | 188 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 10mm | 345g
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  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
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  • 1236660226
  • 9781236660220