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Published by P. Harris in Edinburgh .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Douglas, David, -- 1799-1834,
  • Botanists -- Scotland -- Biography,
  • Botany -- Northwest, Pacific -- History -- 19th century -- Sources,
  • Botany -- Canada -- History -- 19th century -- Sources,
  • Scientific expeditions -- Northwest, Pacific -- History -- 19th century -- Sources,
  • Scientific expeditions -- Canada -- History -- 19th century -- Sources,
  • Northwest, Pacific -- Description and travel,
  • Canada -- Description and travel

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementJohn Davies
ContributionsDavies, John
The Physical Object
Pagination188, [6] p., [9] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages188
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14459925M
ISBN 100904505375

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