comital flora of the British Isles

(Flora comitalis Britannicae: fl. com. Brit.) Being the distribution of British (including a number of nonindigenous) plants throughout the 152 vice-counties of Great Britain, Ireland, and the Channel Islands by Druce, George Claridge

Publisher: T. Buncle & co in Arbroath, Scot

Written in English
Published: Pages: 407 Downloads: 720
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Subjects:

  • Botany -- Great Britain.,
  • Botany -- Ireland.

Edition Notes

Statementby George Claridge Druce, with an original coloured map showing the botanical vice-counties, presented by William James Patey.
ContributionsPatey, William James.
The Physical Object
Paginationxxxii, 407 p. :
Number of Pages407
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21370133M

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