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COLLECTION Identifier: RARE BOOK S949i Suppl.

Icones muscorum, : or, Figures and descriptions of most of those mosses peculiar to North America which have not yet been figured, Supplement, by the late William S. Sullivant ; printers proofs and nineteen unpublished drawings

Scope and Contents

Bound volume of 68 printer's proofs from the published work "Icones muscorum, : Or Figures and descriptions of most of those mosses peculiar to North America which have not yet been figured, Supplement, by the late William S. Sullivant." Also includes 19 original drawings that do not appear in the published work. The monograph was published in 1874. August Schrader was the illustrator.

Plate numbers 15, 21, 30, 41, 42, 58, 66, 67, 70, 72, 74, 78, and 81 are not included in this collection.

Dates

  • 1872

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is available for research. Researchers must register and provide one form of valid photo identification. Please contact botref@oeb.harvard.edu for additional information.

Extent

0.2 linear feet (1 volume) : 68 proof plates, 19 unpublished drawings, and notes ; 26 cm.

Related Materials

Other related material at the Botany Libraries, Harvard University Herbaria:
  1. Icones muscorum, or, : Figures and descriptions of most of those mosses peculiar to eastern North America by William S. Sullivant ; original drawings by A. Schrader, Archives of the Farlow Herbarium of Cryptogamic Botany, Harvard University.
  2. Mexican mosses collected by C.H. Berendt in 1865, Archives of the Farlow Herbarium of Cryptogamic Botany, Harvard University.
  3. William Starling Sullivant papers, Archives of the Farlow Herbarium of Cryptogamic Botany, Harvard University.
Title
Sullivant, William Starling, 1803-1873. Icones muscorum, : or, Figures and descriptions of most of those mosses peculiar to North America which have not yet been figured, Supplement, by the late William S. Sullivant ; printers proofs and nineteen unpublished drawings: A Guide.
Author
Botany Libraries, Farlow Reference Library of Cryptogamic Botany, Harvard University.
Description rules
dacs
EAD ID
far00033

Repository Details

Part of the Botany Libraries, Farlow Reference Library of Cryptogamic Botany, Harvard University Repository

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