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Author Mabberley, D. J.

Title The plant-book : a portable dictionary of the vascular plants / D.J. Mabberley.

Imprint Cambridge, United Kingdom ; New York : Cambridge University Press, c1997.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Reference    R 580.3 MAB 1997    Available
Edition 2nd ed., completely rev., with almost 2500 additional new entries.
Description xvi, 858 p. ; 24 cm.
Note "Utilizing Kubitzki's The families and genera of vascular plants (1990-), Cronquist's An integrated system of classification of flowering plants (1981), and current botanical literature, arranged largely on the principles of editions 1-6 (1896/97-1931) of Willis's A dictionary of the flowering plants and ferns."
Subject Botany -- Nomenclature.
Plant names, Popular -- Dictionaries.
English language -- Dictionaries -- Latin, Medieval and modern.
Added Title Plant book
ISBN 0521414210 (hardback) : $49.95

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