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Types of Floral Mechanism

    Naturevolume 79pages6263 (1908) | Download Citation

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    THE title conveys a very imperfect idea of the nature of this work, which stands apart from all others that have been issued as introductions to the study of botany. The method of teaching botany by a careful investigation of selected types is, indeed, well known and much employed; but it has never been carried out, in English works at least, with any approach to the thoroughness of study of the types in themselves and in their relations to their environment and to their allies that we find here.

    Types of Floral Mechanism.

    A Selection of Diagrams and Descriptions of Common Flowers. Arranged as an Introduction to the Study of Angiosperms. By Dr. A. H. Church., Part i., Types i.–xii. (January to April). Pp. vii+211; with 52 full-page plates (39 coloured) of floral structure, and 79 text-figures. (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1908.) Price 21s. net.

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