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Premier mémoire sur quelques nouvelles espèces du genre passiflora, et sur la nécessité d'établir une famille des passiflorées + Second mémoire sur la famille des passiflorées, et particulierement sur quelques espèces nouvelles du genre tacsonia

Jussieu, A.L.

Published by Paris: Muséum d'Histoire Naturelle, . First edition, 1805
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Pp. 15, pp. 8 + 8 fine lithograph plates. Original printed blue wrappers, 4to. Annales du Muséum d'Histoire Naturelle, volume 6, pp. 102-116 + 388-396. These two monographs establish the family Passifloraceae. There are more than 530 species of Passiflora in the family Passifloraceae. Members of the genus Passiflora are climbers with spectacular flowers; they thrive in areas with a mild climate. Also included at the end is a short paper by M.A. Du Petit-Thouars entitled "Comparison specifique du Passiflora mauritiana avec les Passifora alata et quadrangularis" (volume 6, pp. 457-462 + 1 lithographic plate). A bright and clean copy in near fine condition. Bookseller Inventory # 3079

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Title: Premier mémoire sur quelques nouvelles ...

Publisher: Paris: Muséum d'Histoire Naturelle, . First edition

Publication Date: 1805

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Natural History Books is an independent, rare book retailer operating out of Iowa City, IA. The business is owned and operated by Noriko and Russell Ciochon. We only sell books through our NHB website and other book service websites. We do not offer books for sale within the state of Iowa. We specialize in rare and hard to find books in all areas of natural history especially ornithology, herpetology, ichthyology, mammalogy, paleontology, botany, evolutionary biology and travel and exploration. Our rare and hard-to-find book section has many fine hand-colored plate books. Our latest acquisition is the ichthyology and aquarium fish collection of Ross Socolof Books of Florida. We are always buying natural history books – if you have a collection to offer, please contact us at or by calling (319) 354-9088.

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