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Letters on the elements of botany; addressed to a lady

Jean-Jacques Rousseau

Letters on the elements of botany; addressed to a lady

by Jean-Jacques Rousseau

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Published by Printed for White, Cochran, and Co., Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown, B. Crosby and Co., and Gale, Curtis and Fenner in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Botany

  • Edition Notes

    First published in London, 1785; Rousseau"s letters were published in his collected works under the title: Lettres élémentaires sur la botanique à Madame de L***. Cf. Pritzel, no. 7824; Hunt Cat., no. 687, for 2d ed

    Statementby J. J. Rousseau. Translated into English, with notes, and twenty-four additional letters, fully explaining the system of Linnaeus, by Thomas Martyn, B. D. F. R. & L. SS., Regius Professor of Botany in the University of Cambridge
    ContributionsMartyn, Thomas, 1735-1825
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxx, 434 p.
    Number of Pages434
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14666730M

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