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Published by Almqvist and Wiksell International in collaboration with Hunt Institute for Botantical Documentation in Stockholm .
Written in English


  • Linné, Carl von, -- 1707-1778.,
  • Zoologist -- Biography.,
  • Botanists -- Biography.,
  • Science -- Research.

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Edition Notes

Statementedited by Gunnar Broberg.
ContributionsBroberg, Gunnar., Research on Linnaeus, progress and prospects (Symposium) (1978 : London)
The Physical Object
Pagination318p.,1 leaf of plates :
Number of Pages318
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20190812M
ISBN 109122003851

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