Lettsom - His Life, Times, Friends and Descendants

By: Abraham, James Johnstone

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Illustrated, large octavo, pp xx, 498, dark blue buckram, bevelled edges, a very good copy. (Quaker physician and botanist, friend of Collinson and Fothergill, he played a major role in introducing plants and seed from America and the Indies, and in their distribution to botanists and farmers. He was responsible for the introduction of the mangel-wurzel.)

Title: Lettsom - His Life, Times, Friends and Descendants

Author Name: Abraham, James Johnstone

Categories: History of Science, Biography, Garden History,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, William Heinemann Medical Books Limited: 1933

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 015819