Bern: Peter Lang, 1998. Octavo, frontispiece, laminated boards. Owner's signature.
Ferdinand von Mueller (1825- 1896) came to Australia in 1847. He was the Victorian Government botanist for 43 years until his death in 1896 and became, arguably, the greatest colonial scientist of his day. His output was prodigious and he laid the foundations for Australian botany.
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