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Niger flora

or, An enumeration of the plants of western tropical Africa

by Hooker, William Jackson Sir

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Published by H. Bailliere; [etc., etc.] in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa, West
    • Subjects:
    • Botany -- Africa, West

    • Edition Notes

      Statementcollected by the late Dr. Theodore Vogel, botanist to the voyage of the expedition sent by Her Britannic Majesty to the river Niger in 1841, under the command of Capt. H. D. Trotter, R.N., &c.; including Spicilegia gorgonea, by P. B. Webb, esq., and Flora nigritiana, by Dr. J. D. Hooker ... and George Bentham, esq. with a sketch of the life of Dr. Vogel. Ed. by Sir W. J. Hooker ... With two views, a map, and fifty plates.
      ContributionsVogel, Theodore, 1812-1841, Webb, Philip Barker, 1793-1854, Hooker, Joseph Dalton, Sir, 1817-1911., Bentham, George, 1800-1884.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQK393 .H7
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, [1], 587, [1] p.
      Number of Pages587
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6959989M
      LC Control Number05029428
      OCLC/WorldCa3829014

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Hooker edited Vogel's diary and observations and the resulting work, Niger Flora, was published in Because Vogel's period in West Africa was cut short by his untimely death, much of the work looks at the flora of the places the expedition stopped at along the way - Madeira, Tenerife and the Cape Verde islands, before giving details Brand: Cambridge University Press.

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