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  • "...of these only a few that resemble palms and arborescent cilaceous plants..." The Sacred History of the World, by Sharon Turner. New York, Harper & Brothers, p. 174.

    July 19, 2010

  • This is an error for "liliaceous" by Turner in translating Marcel de Serres (1829: 22), "que l'on peut rapprocher des palmiers et des liliacées arborescentes".

    July 19, 2010