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BPH Online is a fully indexed and searchable database documenting (as comprehensively as possible) periodicals published between 1665 and the present that have addressed the plant sciences. It provides recommended title abbreviations, cross-references from other published abbreviations and complete titles, details of volumation and duration, and other basic bibliographic data for each periodical. However, please note that BPH Online is not a catalog of Hunt Institute’s serial holdings.

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This database is a searchable bibliography that indexes and organizes distinct data elements of nearly 4,000 titles of the world’s floristic literature published in the period 1730–1840.

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Title page of Transactions of the Linnean Society (London, 1791, vol. 1), HI Library call no. PL758t.