THERE are many botanists who know little of the English names of Plants; and there are many who know these intimately, yet are not botanists. Both classes will welcome this comprehensive volume: and those who possess neither a philosophical nor a popular knowledge of the subject, will yet find abundant interest in a book, which is the work of an accurate scholar and philologist, as well as of a scientific botanist.
The Popular Names of British Plants.
By R. C. A. Prior Second Edition. (Williams and Norgate.)
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TUCKWELL, W. The Popular Names of British Plants . Nature 3, 262–263 (1871). https://doi.org/10.1038/003262a0