Cover image for Plants in his pack; a life of Edward Palmer, adventurous botanist and collector
Title:
Plants in his pack; a life of Edward Palmer, adventurous botanist and collector
Author:
Beaty, Janice J.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
[New York] : Pantheon Books [1964]
Physical Description:
182 pages, 2 unnumbered pages : illustrations, maps. ; 22 cm
Summary:
A biography of botanist Edward Palmer who collected more than 100,000 plant specimens for museums, discovered 2,000 plants new to science, and had 200 plants named in his honor.
Language:
English
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Format :
Book