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A botanist in Borneo

Low, Hugh Sir

A botanist in Borneo

Hugh Low"s Sarawak journals, 1844-1846

by Low, Hugh Sir

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Published by Natual History Publications (Borneo) in Kota Kinabalu .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain,
  • Singapore.,
  • Borneo.,
  • Singapore,
  • Borneo
    • Subjects:
    • Low, Hugh, 1824-1905 -- Diaries.,
    • Botanists -- Great Britain -- Diaries.,
    • Plants -- Singapore.,
    • Plants -- Borneo.,
    • Plants -- Singapore -- Pictorial works.,
    • Plants -- Borneo -- Pictorial works.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited and introduced by R.H.W. Reece and ; with notes on Hugh Low"s plant portraits by P.J. Cribb.
      GenreDiaries., Pictorial works.
      ContributionsReece, Bob, 1940-, Cribb, Phillip.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQK31.L68 A3 2002
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv, 206 p. :
      Number of Pages206
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3605396M
      ISBN 109838120650
      LC Control Number2002349146

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