Text of v. 1-4 is by A. P. de Candolle; of v. 5-7 by F. de Laroche; of v. 8 by A. Raffeneau-Delile.
"Definite proof of de Candolle's share in writing is provided by the Procès-Verbaux Acad. Sci. (3: 440, 491, 1806) where de Candolle is stated to have presented 'son ouvrage' with the plates by Redouté; vols. 5-6 F. Delaroche (fide Pritzel, Woodward); vols. 7-8 A. Raffeneau Delile (fide Pritzel, Woodward)"--Cf. Stafleu (2nd).
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