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Sir Joseph Dalton Hooker

traveller and plant collector

by Desmond, Ray.

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Published by Antique Collectors" Club with the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew in Woodbridge .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Hooker, Joseph Dalton, Sir, 1817-1911 -- Travel.,
    • Botanical illustration.,
    • Botanists -- Great Britain -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 275-278) and index.

      StatementRay Desmond ; preface by Ghillean Prance.
      GenreBiography.
      ContributionsRoyal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQK31.H78 D47 1999
      The Physical Object
      Pagination286 p. :
      Number of Pages286
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL111200M
      ISBN 101851493050
      LC Control Number99231140
      OCLC/WorldCa40609558

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      Joseph Dalton Hooker (–) spent several years exploring Sikkim, as well as parts of Nepal and Tibet. His field notes were sent back to England from India to his father, Sir William Hooker, who edited this work, which contains beautiful illustrations of many of the best species of rhododendron along with accounts of their discovery. J. H. The Flora Antarctica or formally and correctly The Botany of the Antarctic Voyage of H.M. Discovery Ships Erebus and Terror in the years –, under the Command of Captain Sir James Clark Ross, is a description of the many plants discovered on the Ross expedition, which visited islands off the coast of the Antarctic continent, with a summary of the expedition itself, written by Joseph Dalton Hooker Author: Joseph Dalton Hooker.

      Sir Joseph Dalton Hooker (&#;) was one of the most eminent botanists of the later nineteenth century. Educated at Glasgow, he developed his studies of plant life by examining specimens all over the world. After several successful scientific expeditions, first to the Antarctic and. marks the bicentenary of Sir Joseph Dalton Hooker’s birth in the town of Halesworth in Suffolk, UK. During the course of his life (), Hooker would become one of the most distinguished and lauded scientists of his day and would hold the position of Director of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew for 20 years ().


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