Hendrik Adriaan Van Reed Tot Drakestein 1636-1691 and Hortus, Malabaricus

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CRC Press, Jun 1, 1986 - Science - 312 pages
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This text is a reference work for botanists studying the flora of South Asia. As commander of Malabar, van Reed was responsible for compiling the Hortus Malabaricus, a major publication of the flora and medical use of plants.
  

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Contents

Van Reede abroad 16501678
7
Van Reede in the Netherlands 16781684
57
Van Reede abroad 16841691
69
Epilogue
87
Introduction
95
Drawings of Hortus Malabaricus
125
Renaissance botany
139
Commentaries
153
Insertion of Hortus Malabaricus in the botanical literature
171
Map of Malabar
273
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Page 278 - Hortus Cliffortianus, plantas exhibens quas in hortis tarn vivis quam siccis Hartecampi in Hollandia coluit Georgius Clifford, reductis varietatibus ad species, speciebus ad genera, generibus ad classes, adjectis locis plantarum natalibus differentiisque specierum.
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Page 278 - Linnaei . . . hortus Upsaliensis, exhibens plantas exˇticas, horto Upsaliensis Academiae a sese illatas ab anno 1742, in annum 1748, additis. Differentiis, synonymis, habitationibus, hospitiis, rariorumque descriptionibus, in gratiam studiosae juventutis.

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