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Charles Cardale Babington: Draft of ''The British Rubi''

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9693

Scope and Contents

A draft of Babington's work 'The British rubi : an attempt to discriminate the species of Rubus known to inhabit the British Isles', noted as 'partially done, not quite finished'.


  • Creation: 1865-1869 (Circa)


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1 bundle(s) (1 bundle of loose sheets, paper) : paper

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Custodial History

Presented to the Botany School by R. Irwin Lynch, September 1919

Immediate Source of Acquisition

On permanent transfer from the Plant Sciences library


Item was eventually published in London, by J. Van Voorst, in 1869. The University Library holds copies in the Rare Books Room, at MD.22.28 and CCB.47.199, the latter also being from the Plant Sciences library
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