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Title:
Fathers of botany : the discovery of Chinese plants by European missionaries
Author:
Kilpatrick, Jane, author.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
Richmond, Surrey : Kew Publishing, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew ; Chicago : The University of Chicago Press, 2014.

©2014
Physical Description:
x, 254 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 30 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
A dangerous vocation -- The open door -- North of the Great Wall -- Land of the white bear -- The Qinling -- A botanical Eden -- The riches of Yunnan -- Our dear project -- Convalescence and return -- A most interesting flora -- Interesting specimens -- North of the Qinling -- The Tibetan borders -- A devoted and indefatigable collector -- The flower garden of the world -- Rebellion -- Final years.
ISBN:
9780226206707

9781842465141
Format :
Book