Nature's Second Kingdom, Explorations of Vegetality in the Eighteenth Century.

By: Delaporte, Francois.

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8vo - 20 x 13 cm.; xii - 266 pp. Translated from French by Arthur Goldhammer. Contents; Translator's Note, Foreword by Georges Canguilhem, Introduction, Central Problems of Botany, Nutrition, Generation, Movement, Conclusion, Appendix, Notes, Bibliography, Biographical Glossary, Name Index. Light rubbing, edgewear on card stock cover, bit of wear on some pages, former owner's name on blank preliminary, otherwise, binding sturdy, text pages clean.

Title: Nature's Second Kingdom, Explorations of Vegetality in the Eighteenth Century.

Author Name: Delaporte, Francois.

Categories: Science & Technology, Natural History,

Publisher: Cambridge, Massachusetts., MIT Press.: 1982

ISBN Number: 0262040662

ISBN Number 13: 9780262040662

Binding: Soft Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 30658

Keywords: Nature; Natural History; Botany; Eighteenth Century; Charles Bonnet; Richard Bradley; Nehemiah Grew; Albrecht von Haller; Carolus Linnaeus; Marcello Malpighi;