Penny Cyclopædia of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge, The. London

Standard Form
Penny Cyclop.
IPNI Identifier
urn:lsid:ipni.org:publications:19454-2
Dates
vols. 1-27
1833-1843
Remarks
According to the list of contributors at the end of vol. 27, Dr Lankester and Dr Lindley were responsible for Botany and Vegetable Physiology. The Dictionary of National Biography (1885-1901) states that Lindley wrote the botanical entries up to the letter R and Edwin Lankester edited the Natural History section of the work. There are two versions of vol. 3 p. 357, one with 18 species of Bambusa, another with 31 species of Bambusa (including B. striata).