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Annals of the Royal Botanic Garden, Calcutta


IT is a matter of great regret that the late Prof. Beccari did not live to see the publication of the final part of his fine memoir on the Asiatic Lepido-caryeae, which he had very fittingly dedicated to the memory of the late Sir George King, the founder of the Annals of the Calcutta Botanic Garden.

Annals of the Royal Botanic Garden, Calcutta.

Vol. 12. Part 2: Asiatic Palms—LepiodocaryeÅ". Part 3: The Species of the Genera: ceratolobus, Calospatha, Plectocomia, Plectocomiopsis, Myrialepis, Zalacca, Pigafetta, Korthalsia, Metroxylon, Eugeissona. By Dr. Odoardo Beccari. Text, pp. vi + 231 + 6 plates. Plates, 120, size 21 in. × 14 in. (Calcutta: Bengal Secretariat Book Depot, 1918–1921.) Rupees 40; 3l.

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