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Catalogus Stirpium, &c. or, A Catalogue of Plants Naturally growing and commonly cultivated in divers Parts of England, More especially about Nottingham.... by George Charles Deering - 1st Edition - 1738 - from E C Books (SKU: 032726)

Catalogus Stirpium, &c. or, A Catalogue of Plants Naturally growing and commonly cultivated in divers Parts of England, More especially about Nottingham....

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Catalogus Stirpium, &c. or, A Catalogue of Plants Naturally growing and commonly cultivated in divers Parts of England, More especially about Nottingham....

by George Charles Deering

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London : Printed for the author by G Ayscough, and sold by C Rivington, 1738 A fair copy in contemporary full leather binding. The binding is complete but with front board detached, back board beginning to split at spine, and spine lacking some surface leather. Contents, however, are in very good clean condition. An extremely scarce early local flora. The author was born in Germany and was a medical practitioner and botanist. He was resident in the UK from 1719-49, moving to Nottingham in 1736. This work, published in 1738, went through 2 impression in that year, the second issue having a canceled dedication. A separate occasional dedication was published and this is sometimes bound into the work. This copy has a single page dedication. Contents: title (with ownership details to top); blank verso; dedication with blank verso; To the Reader 14pp; abbreviated names 2pp; text 231pp; blank; english index 9pp; blank; alphabetical list of plants for every month in the year pp 1-6; plants omitted 1p; errata 2pp; blank; General Distribution of Plants according to Mr Ray's Synopsis pp 1-24; Finis.

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Bookseller
E C Books GB (GB)
Bookseller Inventory #
032726
Title
Catalogus Stirpium, &c. or, A Catalogue of Plants Naturally growing and commonly cultivated in divers Parts of England, More especially about Nottingham....
Author
George Charles Deering
Format/binding
Full-Leather
Book condition
Used - Fair
Quantity available
1
Edition
1st Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Printed for the author by G Ayscough, and sold by C Rivington
Place of Publication
London
Date published
1738
Keywords
early english flora; george charles deering; flora of nottingham; eighteenth century flora
Bookseller catalogs
NATURAL HISTORY; Botany;
Size
12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall

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About E C Books

E C Books is a small online bookselling business, specialising in pre 20th century works:natural history, science, history, and travel, aiming for rarer and more unusual books. Our largest stock area is Natural History, where we have a good range of books from the 1700-1800's, many finely illustrated. Other areas include children's books, particularly late 1800's-early 1900's - again illustrated; and literature pre 1900.When you order books from us we ensure that they are properly packed to protect condition, and we always use recorded or 'signed for' postal services for more secure delivery. Please note that we have recently moved to the beautiful Orkney Islands, where we intend to open a bookshop over the next year. Because of our location we cannot guarantee 'next day' delivery but we will get your purchase to you as quickly and safely as we can.Please note that the buyer is responsible for the payment of any tax or duty on import.

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