The Resource The new Oxford book of food plants, J.G. Vaughan and C.A. Geissler ; illustrations by B.E. Nicholson, Elisabeth Dowle & Elizabeth Rice

The new Oxford book of food plants, J.G. Vaughan and C.A. Geissler ; illustrations by B.E. Nicholson, Elisabeth Dowle & Elizabeth Rice

Label
The new Oxford book of food plants
Title
The new Oxford book of food plants
Statement of responsibility
J.G. Vaughan and C.A. Geissler ; illustrations by B.E. Nicholson, Elisabeth Dowle & Elizabeth Rice
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This compendium provides a wealth of information about food plants, including descriptions, historical and current uses, and nutritive values. It covers fruit, vegetables and spices worldwide, with an emphasis on edible plants
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Vaughan, J. G.
Dewey number
633
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
SB175
LC item number
.V38 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Geissler, Catherine
  • Nicholson, Barbara
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Food crops
  • Kulturpflanzen
  • Kulturpflanzen
Label
The new Oxford book of food plants, J.G. Vaughan and C.A. Geissler ; illustrations by B.E. Nicholson, Elisabeth Dowle & Elizabeth Rice
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Rev. and updated ed. of: The Oxford book of food plants / illustrations by B.E. Nicholson. 1969
  • Previous edition: 1997
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 237-238) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Grain crops -- Sugar crops -- Sago and palm hearts -- Oilseeds and fruits -- Oriental water plants -- Legumes -- Apples, pears & quince -- Cherries, plums, peaches & apricots -- Strawberries -- Raspberries, brambles and related berries -- Currants and gooseberries -- Fruiting species of the Ericaceae -- Citrus fruits -- Grapes -- Fig, mulberry, and pomegranate -- Tropical fruits -- Stimulants and beverages -- Vegetable fruits -- Spices and flavourings -- Herbs -- Salad plants -- Leaf vegetables -- Stem, inflorescence and bulb vegetables -- Root crops -- Seaweeds -- Mushrooms, truffles and other edible fungi -- Some wild plants -- Nutrition and health
Control code
ocn251213309
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
2nd ed..
Extent
xxxiii, 249 pages
Isbn
9780199549467
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2010286031
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)251213309
Label
The new Oxford book of food plants, J.G. Vaughan and C.A. Geissler ; illustrations by B.E. Nicholson, Elisabeth Dowle & Elizabeth Rice
Publication
Note
  • Rev. and updated ed. of: The Oxford book of food plants / illustrations by B.E. Nicholson. 1969
  • Previous edition: 1997
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 237-238) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Grain crops -- Sugar crops -- Sago and palm hearts -- Oilseeds and fruits -- Oriental water plants -- Legumes -- Apples, pears & quince -- Cherries, plums, peaches & apricots -- Strawberries -- Raspberries, brambles and related berries -- Currants and gooseberries -- Fruiting species of the Ericaceae -- Citrus fruits -- Grapes -- Fig, mulberry, and pomegranate -- Tropical fruits -- Stimulants and beverages -- Vegetable fruits -- Spices and flavourings -- Herbs -- Salad plants -- Leaf vegetables -- Stem, inflorescence and bulb vegetables -- Root crops -- Seaweeds -- Mushrooms, truffles and other edible fungi -- Some wild plants -- Nutrition and health
Control code
ocn251213309
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
2nd ed..
Extent
xxxiii, 249 pages
Isbn
9780199549467
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2010286031
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)251213309

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