vii, 122p., 2 Col. & 15 B/W Plts., 43 Figs., 23 cm. (Reprint of 1922)
CONTENTS:- List of plates; Introduction; 1. History of our knowledge of the fern flora of the Bombay Presidency; 2.The structure of Ferns; 3. The life history of Ferns; 4. Vegetative reproduction; 5. Distribution and habitats of ferns; 6. Cultivation of ferns Classification: Sub Order 1 Gleicheniaceae 2. Polypodiaceae 3. Osmundaceae 4. Schizaeaceae 5. Maratiaceae 6. Ophioglossaceae.
This book deals with comprehensive study of ferns which occure in wild and cultivated conditions with their life history, distribution, habitats of ferns, structure and physiology, of the area of Bombay, Presidency.