Book ID: 101218
Hooker, William Jackson
Icones Plantarum. Or, Figures, with Brief Descriptive Caracters and Remarks of New or Rare Plants, Selected from the Author's Herbarium. Vol. 2. 1837-1854. (Reprint 2011). (Cambridge Library Collection, Life Science). 100 illus. xx p. gr8vo. Paper bd.
This world famous series was begun by Sir William Jackson Hooker(1785-1865) in 1837 and the ten volumes reissued here were producedunder his authorship until 1854. Each volume contains 100 linedrawings of plants, accompanied by a full Latin description with notesin English on habitat and significant features.