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All records for Natural History Museum (2113 results)

Title Author Soulsby Publisher Year
The botanist's repository for new and rare plants : containing coloured figures of such plants as have not hitherto appeared in any similar publication ... : to each description is added a chart history of the plant / the whole executed by H. C. Andrews. Andrews, Henry C, fl. 1796-1828. 760l Printed by T. Cope ... and published by the Author ; 1816 Digital version available
The chronicle of a book Grigg, E. N. R. 1278b 1957 Digital version available
The civil and natural history of Jamaica. Containing I. An accurate description of that island, its situation and soil; with a brief account of its former and present state, government, revenues, produce and trade. II. A history of the natural productions, including the various sorts of native fossils; perfect and imperfect vegetables, quadrupeds, birds, fishes, reptiles and insects; with their properties and uses in mechanics, diet, and physic. / Illustrated with forty-nine copper plates : in which the most curious productions are represented of their natural sizes, and delineated immediately from the objects, By George Dionysius Ehret. There are now added complete Linnaean indexes, and a large and accurate map of the island. by Patrick Browne, M.D. Browne, Patrick, 1720?-1790. 637 Sold by B. White and Son 1789 Digital version available
The civil and natural history of Jamaica. In Three parts. Containing, I. An accurate description of that island, its situation and soil; with a brief account of its former and present state, government, revenues, produce and trade. II. A history of the natural productions, including the various sorts of native fossils; perfect and imperfect vegetables, quadrupedes, birds, fishes, reptiles and insects; with their properties and uses in mechanics, diet, and physic. III. An account of the nature of climates in general, and their different effects upon the human body, with a detail of the diseases arising from this source, particularly within the tropics. In three dissertations. The whole illustrated with fifty copper-plates : in which the most curious productions are represented of the natural size, and delineated immediately from the objects. Browne, Patrick, 1720?-1790. 636 Printed for the Author, and sold by T. Osborne, and J. Shiption 1756 Digital version available
The classes and orders of the Linnæan system of botany. illustrated by select specimens of foreign and indigenous plants / [by R. Duppa] Duppa, Richard, 1770-1831. 804 Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown 1816 Digital version available
The compleat naturalist : a life of Linnaeus / W. Blunt, with the assistance of W.T. Stearn. Blunt, Wilfrid, 1901-1987 3120bqa Collins 1971 Digital version available
The curious Mister Catesby executive producer, David J. Elliott ; producer & director, Cynthia P. Neal ; Catesby Commemorative Trust ; a production of Marsh Elder Productions LLC Elliott, David J. 1935- Neal, Cynthia P. 4074 Catesby Commemorative Trust 2007 Digital version available
The curious death of Peter Artedi : a mystery in the history of science / Theodore W. Pietsch Pietsch, Theodore W. 4570 Scott & Nix 2010 Digital version available
The data of the Linnaean index in John Martyn's Historia plantarum rariorum / Ian MacPhail & William J. Hess. MacPhail, Ian. 919bza s.n 1979 Digital version available
The elements of botany: containing the history of the science: with accurate definitions of all the terms of art exemplified in eleven copper-plates; the theory of vegetables; the scientific arrangement of plants, and names used in botany; rules concerning the general history, virtues, and uses of plants, being a translation of the Philosophia botanica and other treatises of the celebrated Linnaeus. To which is added, an appendix, wherein are described some plants lately found in Norfolk and Suffolk, illustrated with three additional copper-plates, all taken from the life / by Hugh Rose, Apothecary. Rose, Hugh, 1716-1792 470 T. Cadell :M. Hingeston 1775 Digital version available
The elements of conchology : or natural history of shells : according to the Linnean system. With observations on modern arrangements, illustrated with nine coloured engravings / by Thomas Brown. Brown, Thomas, 1785-1862. 1236a Printed for Lackington, Allen, & Co. ... Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown ... John Murray ... Archibald Constable and Co. Edinburgh; and John Cumming ... Dublin. 1816 Digital version available
The entomologist's useful compendium : or an introduction to the knowledge of British Insects,comprising the best means of obtaining and preserving them, and a description of the apparatus generally used; together with the genera of Linné, and the modern method of arranging the classes Crustacea, Myriapoda, spiders, mites and insects, from their affinities and structure, according to the views of Dr. Leach / by George Samouelle Samouelle, George, -1846 160 Thomas Boys 1819 Digital version available
The families of plants with their natural characters, according to the number, figure, situation and proportion of all the parts of fructification. Translated from the last edition (as published by Dr. Reichard) of the Genera plantarum, and of the Mantissæ plantarum of the elder Linneus, and from the Supplementum plantarum of the younger Linneus, with all the new families of plants from Thunberg and L'Heritier. To which is prefix'd an accented catalogue of the names of the plants, with the adjectives apply'd to them, and other botanic terms, for the purpose of teaching their right pronunciation / By a Botanical Society at Lichfield. Linné, Carl von, 1707-1778 24 printed by John Jackson. Sold by J. Johnson ... London. T. Byrne, Dublin. J. Balfour, Edenburgh 1787 Digital version available
The figures, description, and history of exotic animals, comprised under the classes Amphibia and Pisces of Linnæus / by John Walcott Walcott, John, fl. 1778-1822. 1228 Printed by W. Justins for the author 1788 Digital version available
The floral king : a life of Linnaeus. Alberg, Albert. 2814 W.H. Allen & Co 1888 Digital version available
The gardener's and botanist's dictionary; containing the best and newest methods of cultivating and improving the kitchen, fruit, and flower garden, and nursery; of performing the practical parts of agriculture; of managing vineyards, and of propagating all sorts of timber trees. By the late Philip Miller ... To which are now first added, a complete enumeration and description of all plants hitherto known ... The whole corrected and newly arranged, with the addition of all the modern improvements in landscape gardening, and in the culture of trees, plants, and fruits ... By Thomas Martyn ... Miller, Philip, 1691-1771. 637i F.C. and J. Rivington [1795?]-1807 Digital version available
The gardeners dictionary : containing The Best and Newest Methods of Cultivating and Improving the Kitchen, Fruit, Flower Garden, and Nursery ; As also for Performing the Practical Parts of Agriculture: including The Management of Vineyards, with the Methods of Making and Preserving the Wine, According to the present Practice of The mist skilful Vignerons on the several Wine Countries in Europe. Together with Directions for propagating and improving From real Practice and Experience, all sorts of timber trees / by Philip Miller Miller, Philip, 1691-1771. 637g Printed for the Author 1759 Digital version available
The gardeners dictionary: containing the best and newest methods of cultivating and improving the kitchen, fruit, flower garden and nursery; as also for performing the practical parts of agriculture: including the management of vineyards, with the methods of making and preserving wine, according to the present practice of the most skilful vignerons in the several wine countries if Europe. Together with directions for propagating and improving, from real practice and experience, all sorts of timber trees. Miller, Philip, 1691-1771. 637h The Author 1768 Digital version available
The gardeners kalendar : directing what works are necessary to be performed every month in the kitchen, fruit, and pleasure-gardens, as also in the conservatory and nursery: Shewing I. The particular seasons for propagating all sorts of esculent plants and fruits, with the time when each sort is proper for the table. II. The proper seasons for transplanting all sorts of trees, shrubs, and plants, with the time of their flowering / by Philip Miller F.R.S. Member of the Botanick Academy at Florence, and Gardener to the Worshipful Company of Apothecaries, at their Botanick Garden in Chelsea. Miller, Philip, 1691-1771. 467 Printed for the author, and sold by John Rivington ..., H. Woodfall, A. Millar, J. Whiston and B. White, G. Hawkins, J. Hinton, R. Baldwin, L. Hawes and W. Clarke and R. Collins, W. Johnston, T. Longman, T. Caslon, B. Law, C. Rivington, Z. Stuart, J. Dodsley, and M. Richardson 1765 Digital version available
The gardeners kalendar : directing what works are necessary to be performed every month in the kitchen, fruit, and pleasure-gardens, as also in the conservatory and nursery: Shewing I. The particular seasons for propagating all sorts of esculent plants and fruits, with the time when each sort is proper for the table. II. The proper seasons for transplanting all sorts of trees, shrubs, and plants, with the time of their flowering / by Philip Miller F.R.S. Member of the Botanick Academy at Florence, and Gardener to the Worshipful Company of Apothecaries, at their Botanick Garden in Chelsea. Miller, Philip, 1691-1771. 468 Printed for the author, and sold by J. and F. Rivington ... [and 15 others] 1769 Digital version available