Book AC80 What’s In A Name Derivation of generic names of Australian Native Plants<By Len Stephenson. Published SGAP, South Australia, Adelaide, 1992. Softcover (light card illustrated) Contains several b/w illustrations by various artists including Kath Alcock, Ivan Holliday, Edna Love & Rosemary Pedler. Pages 60. Size 22 x 16cm. Like new condition, no underlining or presentation writing. Clean, undamaged. Important work detailing history of many Iconic Australian plants gathered, described & illustrated by early pre-settlement explorers to Australia accompanying navigators such as Cook, Flinders etc. This booklet give details of the contributions made to Australian botany by Banks, Bauer, Robert Brown, amongst many others. Very readable nomenclature history of the naming of many Australian native plants. Price $35 includes tracked postage in Australia. No overseas posting.
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