Illustrations of Chinese plants on pith
An album of botanical paintings on pith "from the library of Rev. Frederic W. Holland, Harvard ’1831. Brought from China probably as early as 1840.
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Extent0.1 linear feet (1 flat box) : 12 leaves (11 color plates, 1 title page) and binding ; 26 cm
An album of botanical paintings on pith "from the library of Rev. Frederic W. Holland, Harvard ’1831. Brought from China probably as early as 1840. Originally bound in blue silk."--Cf. Bookplate.
Botany Gray Herbarium, HERBARIUM CASE/Stacks #3.
Gift of Miss E. E. P. Holland.
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FL 51 Il3.
Harvard's Imaging Services department digitized this collection as part of the "Original botanical illustrations of the Botany Libraries" project.
- Illustrations of Chinese plants circa 1840: A guide.
- Botany Libraries, Gray Herbarium Library, Harvard University.
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Part of the Botany Libraries, Gray Herbarium Library, Harvard University Repository
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