Linnaeus' Philosophia Botanica

ISBN 13: 9780198569343

Linnaeus' Philosophia Botanica

3,92 valoración promedio
( 12 valoraciones por Goodreads )
 
9780198569343: Linnaeus' Philosophia Botanica
Ver todas las copias de esta edición ISBN.
 
 
Críticas:

". . . . . Linnaeus's text of 1751, rendered into a flowing and eminently readable English" and "This book is beautifully produced and well-illustrated. Stephen Freer is to be congratulated on his translation which easily brings 18th century Latin to a modern readership." Dr Mark Newman, Edinburgh Journal of Botany, Dec/Jan. 2006

"The translator's meticulous attention to detail and the publisher's lavish production cannot be praised too highly." The Naturalist, July 2006

".. . . reading this excellent translation . . . Reviewers of the hardcopy edition have already heaped praise on Stephen Freer's skilful and meticulous translation. I can only add gratitude for providing easy access to one of Linnaeus's most important texts." (Prof. Pieter Baas, The Linnean, October 2006).

Linnaeus's Philosophia Botanica is, among other things, a timely reminder of the importance of the classificatory enterprise and the need to continue it. (The Times Literary Supplement)

The translator's meticulous attention to detail and the publisher's lavish production cannot be praised too highly. A valuable resource for taxonomists and of great interest to botanists in general and historians of science. (The Naturalist)

"As translator, Freer is in a sense invisible in this work, and yet his hand is on every page, presenting Linnaeus' ideas and teachings to a new and wider audience . . . straightforward and very readable. This translation is an important contribution to science and its history . . ." Charlotte Tancin, Hunt Institute for Botanical Documentation, June 2006.

"Reading this excellent translation of the Philosophia Botanica, . . . historians, botanists and gardeners are among those who will find it fascinating" Jim Endersby, The Times Literary Supplement, March, 2006

"We must be grateful to Stephen Freer and Oxford University Press for bringing us this excellent translation. I urge you not only to buy it but also to read it, because you will enjoy it." Alex S. George, Systematic Biology, Vol. 55, 2006

Readers of a review commonly wish to know whether the work is worth buying. For this translation the answer is a resounding 'Yes!'. Systematic Biology, Vol. 55 (3):534-536, 2006

All in all this is a delightful and informative translation of a botanical classic...Anyone interested in the history of botany and in teaching botany will enjoy and benefit from reading this book. Plant Science Bulletin, Fall 2005, Vol.51, No.3

Reseña del editor:

Philosophia Botanica (The Science of Botany), by Carl Linnaeus, was originally published in Latin in Stockholm and Amsterdam in 1751. It is a greatly expanded revision of his Fundamenta Botanica (Foundations of Botany) of 1736, summarizing his work on the classification and taxonomy of plants while adding substantial new material.

The book represents a critical stage in the evolution of binomial nomenclature, with a single word to describe the genus and another for the species. Special importance is attached to accurate description of the parts of plants, and to the correct use of technical terms. There are also explanations of the effects of soil and climatic conditions on plant growth.

The book includes 10 original engravings, with 167 figures showing the shapes of leaves and other parts of the plant, and 6 short memoranda describing Linnaeus' botanical excursions, detailing his ideas for garden and herbarium construction, and outlining what is required of a botanist and his pupils. There are also indexes of technical terms, genera, and subjects.

The first full English translation of this classic work since 1775, this beautiful book will be highly attractive to botanists and all those interested in the history of science.

"Sobre este título" puede pertenecer a otra edición de este libro.

Comprar nuevo Ver libro

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America

Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

Añadir al carrito

Los mejores resultados en AbeBooks

1.

Publicado por Oxford University Press, United Kingdom (2005)
ISBN 10: 0198569343 ISBN 13: 9780198569343
Nuevo Paperback Cantidad disponible: 1
Librería
Book Depository International
(London, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Oxford University Press, United Kingdom, 2005. Paperback. Condición: New. Language: English . Brand New Book. Philosophia Botanica (The Science of Botany), by Carl Linnaeus, was originally published in Latin in Stockholm and Amsterdam in 1751. It is a greatly expanded revision of his Fundamenta Botanica (Foundations of Botany) of 1736, summarizing his work on the classification and taxonomy of plants while adding substantial new material. The book represents a critical stage in the evolution of binomial nomenclature, with a single word to describe the genus and another for the species. Special importance is attached to accurate description of the parts of plants, and to the correct use of technical terms. There are also explanations of the effects of soil and climatic conditions on plant growth. The book includes 10 original engravings, with 167 figures showing the shapes of leaves and other parts of the plant, and 6 short memoranda describing Linnaeus botanical excursions, detailing his ideas for garden and herbarium construction, and outlining what is required of a botanist and his pupils. There are also indexes of technical terms, genera, and subjects. The first full English translation of this classic work since 1775, this beautiful book will be highly attractive to botanists and all those interested in the history of science. Nº de ref. del artículo: AAZ9780198569343

Más información sobre este vendedor | Contactar al vendedor

Comprar nuevo
EUR 86,96
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

2.

Publicado por Oxford University Press, United Kingdom (2005)
ISBN 10: 0198569343 ISBN 13: 9780198569343
Nuevo Paperback Cantidad disponible: 1
Librería
The Book Depository
(London, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Oxford University Press, United Kingdom, 2005. Paperback. Condición: New. Language: English . Brand New Book. Philosophia Botanica (The Science of Botany), by Carl Linnaeus, was originally published in Latin in Stockholm and Amsterdam in 1751. It is a greatly expanded revision of his Fundamenta Botanica (Foundations of Botany) of 1736, summarizing his work on the classification and taxonomy of plants while adding substantial new material. The book represents a critical stage in the evolution of binomial nomenclature, with a single word to describe the genus and another for the species. Special importance is attached to accurate description of the parts of plants, and to the correct use of technical terms. There are also explanations of the effects of soil and climatic conditions on plant growth. The book includes 10 original engravings, with 167 figures showing the shapes of leaves and other parts of the plant, and 6 short memoranda describing Linnaeus botanical excursions, detailing his ideas for garden and herbarium construction, and outlining what is required of a botanist and his pupils. There are also indexes of technical terms, genera, and subjects. The first full English translation of this classic work since 1775, this beautiful book will be highly attractive to botanists and all those interested in the history of science. Nº de ref. del artículo: AAZ9780198569343

Más información sobre este vendedor | Contactar al vendedor

Comprar nuevo
EUR 87,11
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

3.

ISBN 10: 0198569343 ISBN 13: 9780198569343
Nuevo Cantidad disponible: 1
Librería
Speedy Hen LLC
(Sunrise, FL, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Condición: New. Bookseller Inventory # ST0198569343. Nº de ref. del artículo: ST0198569343

Más información sobre este vendedor | Contactar al vendedor

Comprar nuevo
EUR 87,14
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

4.

Freer, Stephen
Publicado por OUP Oxford (2005)
ISBN 10: 0198569343 ISBN 13: 9780198569343
Nuevo Cantidad disponible: 1
Librería
Books2Anywhere
(Fairford, GLOS, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción OUP Oxford, 2005. PAP. Condición: New. New Book. Shipped from UK in 4 to 14 days. Established seller since 2000. Nº de ref. del artículo: GB-9780198569343

Más información sobre este vendedor | Contactar al vendedor

Comprar nuevo
EUR 77,55
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 10,21
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

5.

Freer, Stephen
Publicado por OUP Oxford (2017)
ISBN 10: 0198569343 ISBN 13: 9780198569343
Nuevo Paperback Cantidad disponible: 10
Impresión bajo demanda
Librería
Ria Christie Collections
(Uxbridge, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción OUP Oxford, 2017. Paperback. Condición: New. PRINT ON DEMAND Book; New; Publication Year 2017; Not Signed; Fast Shipping from the UK. No. book. Nº de ref. del artículo: ria9780198569343_lsuk

Más información sobre este vendedor | Contactar al vendedor

Comprar nuevo
EUR 90,34
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 4,40
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

6.

Linnaeus, Carl
Publicado por Oxford University Press (2005)
ISBN 10: 0198569343 ISBN 13: 9780198569343
Nuevo Tapa blanda Cantidad disponible: 1
Librería
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Oxford University Press, 2005. Condición: New. 2005. Paperback. The eighteenth-century botanist Carl von Linne, commonly known as Linnaeus, was the inventor of the binary nomenclature now standard in biology. His "Philosophia Botanica" represents a key stage in the evolution of the scientific classification and naming of plants. Translator(s): Freer, Stephen. Num Pages: 432 pages, halftone frontispiece, numerous line drawings. BIC Classification: PST. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 247 x 190 x 22. Weight in Grams: 762. . . . . . . Nº de ref. del artículo: V9780198569343

Más información sobre este vendedor | Contactar al vendedor

Comprar nuevo
EUR 98,13
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
De Irlanda a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

7.

Stephen Freer
ISBN 10: 0198569343 ISBN 13: 9780198569343
Nuevo Paperback Cantidad disponible: 1
Librería
Ria Christie Collections
(Uxbridge, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Paperback. Condición: New. Not Signed; Philosophia Botanica (The Science of Botany), by Carl Linnaeus, was originally published in Latin in Stockholm and Amsterdam in 1751. It is a greatly expanded revision of his Fundamenta Botanica (Foundations of Botany) of 1736, summarizing his work on the classification and taxonomy of plants while. book. Nº de ref. del artículo: ria9780198569343_rkm

Más información sobre este vendedor | Contactar al vendedor

Comprar nuevo
EUR 98,51
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 4,39
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

8.

Linnaeus, Carl
Publicado por Oxford University Press
ISBN 10: 0198569343 ISBN 13: 9780198569343
Nuevo Tapa blanda Cantidad disponible: 1
Librería
Kennys Bookstore
(Olney, MD, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Oxford University Press. Condición: New. 2005. Paperback. The eighteenth-century botanist Carl von Linne, commonly known as Linnaeus, was the inventor of the binary nomenclature now standard in biology. His "Philosophia Botanica" represents a key stage in the evolution of the scientific classification and naming of plants. Translator(s): Freer, Stephen. Num Pages: 432 pages, halftone frontispiece, numerous line drawings. BIC Classification: PST. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 247 x 190 x 22. Weight in Grams: 762. . . . . . Books ship from the US and Ireland. Nº de ref. del artículo: V9780198569343

Más información sobre este vendedor | Contactar al vendedor

Comprar nuevo
EUR 105,82
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

9.

Freer, Stephen
Publicado por OUP Oxford (2005)
ISBN 10: 0198569343 ISBN 13: 9780198569343
Nuevo Cantidad disponible: > 20
Impresión bajo demanda
Librería
Books2Anywhere
(Fairford, GLOS, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción OUP Oxford, 2005. PAP. Condición: New. New Book. Delivered from our UK warehouse in 4 to 14 business days. THIS BOOK IS PRINTED ON DEMAND. Established seller since 2000. Nº de ref. del artículo: LQ-9780198569343

Más información sobre este vendedor | Contactar al vendedor

Comprar nuevo
EUR 95,62
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 10,21
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

10.

Carl Linnaeus, Stephen Freer (Translator)
Publicado por Oxford University Press, USA (2005)
ISBN 10: 0198569343 ISBN 13: 9780198569343
Nuevo Paperback Cantidad disponible: 1
Librería
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Oxford University Press, USA, 2005. Paperback. Condición: New. Nº de ref. del artículo: DADAX0198569343

Más información sobre este vendedor | Contactar al vendedor

Comprar nuevo
EUR 108,28
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 4,08
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

Existen otras copia(s) de este libro

Ver todos los resultados de su búsqueda