xxviii, 600p., cvi Plts., 49 Figs., 2 Maps, 23 cm. (Reprint of 1926)
This book deals with comprehensive studies of palms with distributions and indentifications, habits, uses cultivations in India and Ceylon. Author has described about hundred species at being indigenous to British India and Ceylon: Certainly a small number all of them are comparatively unobtrusive. Bibliographical notes are also given.