Memoirs Of The Torrey Botanical Club Volume 10 by Torrey Botanical ClubMemoirs Of The Torrey Botanical Club Volume 10 by Torrey Botanical Club

Memoirs Of The Torrey Botanical Club Volume 10

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated.1902 Excerpt: ... ASTER AMONG CLUSIUS' CONTEMPORARIES PRIOR TO 1600 LXXXIX. Cesalpino Cesalpino, Andrea, whose Dc plantis, libr. XVI (Florence, l5&3 J 671 p.) ushered in a new era in botany --due to the philosophical conceptions formulated in the 50 pages of its preface; after which the XVI books of descriptions of known plants follows. Cesalpino lived 1519-1603; was of Arezzo, professor at Pisa, and physician to Pope Clement VIII. He mentions by the following names, fide Bauhin, 7 Asters or plants then so called: Aster acticus (= Palleuis spinosa Cass.). Aster acticus alpinus foliolis luteis (= Inula montana L.). Aster acticus tertius (= Buphthaltnum grandiflorum L.). Aster actico similis altera quae Cunilago Inula dysenterica L.). Incensaria (= Inula odora L.). Anthyllis altera (= Aster acris L., prob.). Anthyllidi secunda similis (= Aster alpinus L., prob.). XC. Wolff Wolff, Caspar, literary heir to Gesner; his "De Stirpium Collectione" Zurich, 1587, pages 61 and 141, has one aster only. "Aster Atticus Fuchsii, floret Angusto et Septembri" (= Aster A melius L.). XCI. Thalius Thai,--Johannes Thalius, author of one of the first of local floras, his Sylva Hercynia, Frankfort, 1588, 133 p., printed with Camerarius' Hortus medicus (ex libr. E. L. Greene); has, "Aster Atticus caeruleus, paucis tamen in locis" (= Aster A melius L.). "Amellus Virgilii putatus" (= Caltha Virgilii of Bock, Populago of Tabernaemontanus, Chamaeleuce of Anguillara, Chelidonia palustris of Cordus, etc.) (= Caltha palustris L. and before of Gesner, Dodoens, Pena and Lobel, Clusius, Gerarde, C. Bauhin, etc.). The same year, 1583, that Clusius, publishing his six Pannonian Asters, inaugurated the new era of Aster history. XCII. Tabernaemontanus Tabernaemontanus, Jacobus Theodorus, 1520-1590; physician at...

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Title:Memoirs Of The Torrey Botanical Club Volume 10Format:PaperbackDimensions:192 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.41 inPublished:February 9, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217732151

ISBN - 13:9780217732154

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