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Transactions of the Linnean Society of London. Volume XVI. Part the Second


Published by R. Taylor, London, 1830
Condition: fair Soft cover

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4to. [IV], 151-454 pp. Original blue wrappers. Front wrap, 1st 4 pages, rear wrap and last 2 pages detached. "Account of a new plant of the gastromycous order of Fungi" by J E Bowman. "On the Origin and Nature of the Ligulate Rays in Zinnia." by David Don. "Some Observations on the Common Bat of Pennant." by Rev. Leonard Jenyns. "Descriptions of the New Genera and Species of the Class Compositae." by David Don. "On the Organs of Voice in Birds" by William Yarrel. "A Synopsis of the Testaceous Pneumonobranchous Mollusca of Great Britain" by J. G. Jeffreys. "On Chamameles Coriacea and Sempervivum Glutinosum" by the Rev. R. T. Lowe. "On the Parasitical Conection of Lathre Squamaria and the Peculiar Structure." by J. E. Bowman. "On the Origin of Buds" by the Rev. Patrick Keith. Observatons on the Vicia Angustifolia. by Edward Forster. "On a New Species of Wild Swan." by William Yarrell. Illustrated with 8 pages of engravings. Spine splitting but still attached, some staining to wraps, creasing at edges, writing in pencil. Page 155 4" tear, some staining to edges of interior pages, creasing to corners, some waterstains on plates, most pages are clean. Wraps in poor to fair, interior in good condition. Scarce. Bookseller Inventory # 23263

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Title: Transactions of the Linnean Society of ...

Publisher: R. Taylor, London

Publication Date: 1830

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition:fair

Edition: First edition.

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