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Catalogue of East Indian Plants

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9695

Scope and Contents

A numerical list of dried specimens of plants in the East India Company Museum, collected under the superintendence of N. Wallich of the Company's botanic garden at Calcutta

The list covers 9148 items. N Wallich is Wallich, Nathaniel (1786-1854) surgeon, botanist, FRS


  • 1828-1849

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1 volume(s) (1 volume, paper) : paper

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Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Damaged spine, some loose pages

Custodial History

Presented to the Cambridge Botanical Museum by F. Lemams (?)

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Permanent transfer from Plant Sciences library

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Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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