Chipping Norton: Surrey Beatty, 2003. Octavo, paperback, illustrations, maps.
WAS $40. Joan Webb has gathered together information on the development of an independent botany in Australia; the lives of the principal players as well as the fate of their collections. Illustrated with portraits and maps, her story starts with William Dampier and finishes with Joseph Maiden. This is an important book for anyone with an interest in the history of Australian botany.
Price: $10.00 AU