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Botany of Robert Wight

Henry J. Noltie

Botany of Robert Wight

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Published by Lubrecht & Cramer Ltd .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Personal Memoirs,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography/Autobiography

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages579
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12343743M
    ISBN 103906166406
    ISBN 109783906166407


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About this book Noltie's monograph deals with Robert Wight, a Scottish surgeon working for the East India Company. Wight was the most prolific taxonomist working in South India in the first half of the nineteenth century.

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Pharoah, Madras), the second volume of the imposing Spicilegium Neilgherrense () and the last three volumes of Icones Plantarum Indiae Orientalis. Illustration by Rangaiah from the rare book ‘Indian Botany’ by Robert Wight The Portuguese had the first-mover advantage.

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The first volume documents Wight's life and work as an East India Company surgeon and his major contributions to taxonomy and economic botany.

The third volume is a travelogue, describing the author's journeys in search of Wight in Britain and India. Book 1 describes Wight's life and career, his work as a taxonomist and his botanical explorations, particularly in the Nilgiri Hills, which he visited in - 27 and again in - In Book 2 some of the drawings commissioned between and by Robert Wight ( - ) from the artists Rungiah and Govindoo are reproduced.

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