Notes and comparisons between various systems of natural history classification, by William Barwell Turner

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      GB 206 MS 213
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      1 vol. ([i],73,[1] pp.), manuscript. The remainder of the volume comprises blank pages. Bound in boards with a dark green leather spine, which is damaged, and with marbling on both outside covers.

Scope and Content

Contains an index to the volume, followed by autograph manuscript notes on the various natural history classifications written, according to the title-page, at Watlington in 1871.

Administrative / Biographical History

William Barwell Turner (1845-1917) was a botanist and expert on the Desmidieae. He became President of the Leeds Naturalists' Club in 1881.

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Acquisition Information

The gift of W. Denison Roebuck, May, 1918


In English

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The William Barwell Turner Collection