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Thesaurus Zeylanicus : exhibens plantas in insula Zeylana nascentes : inter quas plurimae novae species, & genera inveniuntur / omnia iconibus illustrata, ac descripta cura & studio Joannis Burmanni ..

Author
Burman, Johannes 1706-1779
former owner
Nicolson, Dan H (Dan Henry) 1933-2016 DSI
Date
1737
Type
Electronic resources
Physical Description
[16], 235, [15], [2], 33, [1] p., [112] leaves of plates : ill., port. ; 27 cm. (4to)
Call number
QK359.B9X 1737
Notes
Title in red and black with vignette, head- and tail-piece, initial.
"Catalogi duo plantarum africanarum, quorum prior complectitur plantas ab Hermanno observatas, posterior vero illas continet, quas Oldenlandus & Hartogius indagarunt": [2], 33, [1] p. at end.
Compendia laudatorum auctorum explicata: p. [14]-[16] at beginning.
Addenda & corrigenda: p. [1] at end.
Includes index.
Also available online.
Unidentified inscription on front paste-down.
Plates no. 47 and 48 bound following plate no. 49.
Elecresource
Data Source
Smithsonian Libraries
Place
Sri Lanka
Africa