Bibliographic Detail

Harvey, W.H., 1846

Harvey, W.H. (1846). Phycologia britannica, or, a history of British sea-weeds: containing coloured figures, generic and specific characters, synonymes, and descriptions of all the species of algae inhabiting the shores of the British Islands. pp. Text with plates, pls I-LXXVIII. London: Reeve & Benham.


Published in parts and bound by recipients in 3 or 4 volumes, either in taxonomic order or in order of the plates. The dates used here are from Price (1984). According to TL-2: "Published in 6o parts or 6 plates at monthly intervals from Jan 1846 until June 1849 with some irregularity after this (Dixon). Originally the work was delivered in three volumes with their own title pages and the plates in numerical order." The PDF attached has pls I-CXXA and CXXB and is volume one of a set of three.


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