Southern Vegetation Situation
Author: Ji, Han
Publication date: 1 February 2009
This book - Southern Vegetation Situation - is the oldest existing chronicle for local flora in the world.It is also the oldest existent botanical literature in China and the first works describing plants of Southern China.This book has a greater impact on the development of the ancient
botany in China. Southern Vegetation Situation is compiled with clear outline, detailed presentation, rich content, succinct style and refined expression. This book has been copied many times in successive dynasties and its major editions are collection of Han and Wei dynasties, Gezhi collection,
Longwei collection, etc. Before liberation, the Commercial Press set up its type and print based on Song Dynasty edition and incorporated it into a collection, and later reedited and printed it according to Song Dynasty edition edited by Wujiang Shenshi Yiyuan in 1916.
PLEASE NOTE: The the full text of this publication is in Chinese.
Publisher: Southern Publishing & Media Co., Ltd
- By this author: Ji, Han