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
Arrival in the Netherlands
57
Epilogue
87
Introduction
95
Plant descriptions of IIortus Malabaricus
143
Commentaries
153
Insertion of Hortus Malabaricus in the botanical literature
171
Signs and abbreviations
178
Map of Malabar
273
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