Derivation of scientific names

To: Bob Forsyth <>
Subject: Derivation of scientific names
From: scouler <>
Date: Thu, 12 Jul 2001 08:25:26 +1000
Hello Bob.

The 1987 reprint , with corrections, of the 1984 large format edition of Cayley does contain derivations of scientific names

Colin Scouler

Bob Forsyth wrote:

G'day Ralph,Edition 1 (1931) thru to at least Edition 4 (1966) DID  include scientific name derivations.These were ALL fabric covered hardbacks. The following, (which are all paperbacks) DID NOTThe Abridged edition (1973), prepared by Peter Robertsat least one of the reprints (1977) was called a Field EditionThe revised Field Edition (1991) The Deluxe large format hard back (1984) also DID NOT So get one of the earlier editions....orRegards, Bob Forsyth, Mount Isa, NW Qld.----------------------------------------------------------------------- 
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