Translated By: Stephen Freer. The first full English translation of the original Latin text by Carl Linnaeus, a Swedish botanist, physician, and zoologist who laid the foundations of modern biological systematics and nomenclature. This beautifully presented edition is a valuable resource for botanists, taxonomists, historians, and all with an interest in botany and the history of science. Illustrated with images of all eleven of the original plates, showing the shapes of leaves and other plant structures and forms. Softcover.