SPECIES PLANTARUM, EXHIBENTES PLANTES RITE COGNITAS AD GENERA RELATAS. Carl LINNAEUS.
SPECIES PLANTARUM, EXHIBENTES PLANTES RITE COGNITAS AD GENERA RELATAS
SPECIES PLANTARUM, EXHIBENTES PLANTES RITE COGNITAS AD GENERA RELATAS
SPECIES PLANTARUM, EXHIBENTES PLANTES RITE COGNITAS AD GENERA RELATAS

SPECIES PLANTARUM, EXHIBENTES PLANTES RITE COGNITAS AD GENERA RELATAS

1764. Item #89587

LINNAEUS, Carl. SPECIES PLANTARUM, EXHIBENTES PLANTES RITE COGNITAS AD GENERA RELATAS, CUM DIFFERENTIIS SPECIFICIS, NOMINIBUS TRIVIALIBUS, SYNONYMIS SELECTIS, LOCIS NATALIBUS, SECUNDUM SYSTEMA SEXUALE DIGESTAS ... EDITIO TERTIA. Vindobonae [Vienna]: Joannis Thomae de Trattner, 1764. Two volumes. I: )( 5, [2], 784; II: 785- 1682, [66]. Ink ownership to title pages: "Chas. C. Williams no. 148." Manuscript notes in Latin throughout. Ex-library with spine labels to paper jackets (modern) and paper labels to marbled paper covers. Front covers detached, title page - p. 801, 1681-1682, [1-66] Vol. II detached. Pp. 1073-1074 slight loss to fore-edge, small loss of margin text. Vol. II includes Index and Errata. Pages clean with some dog-ears. Third edition of the first work to classify species with binomial nomenclature; Linnaeus' taxonomy was the foundation for scientific classification as we know it today. References: Wellcome III, p. 525; Soulsby (London, 1907), p. 11.

Price: $575.00

See all items by