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All records for Natural History Museum (2113 results)

Title Author Soulsby Publisher Year
A general view of the writings of Linnæus / by Richard Pulteney. Pulteney, Richard, 1730-1801. 33a Printed for T. Payne and B. White 1781 Digital version available
A general system of nature, through the three grand kingdoms of animals, vegetables, and minerals: systematically divided into their several classes, orders, genera, species, and varieties, with their habitations, manners, economy, structure and peculiarities. / Translated from Gmelin's last edition of the celebrated Systema naturæ, by Sir Charles Linné: amended and enlarged by the improvements and discoveries of later naturalists and societies, with appropriate copper-plates, by William Turton ... Linné, Carl von, 1707-1778. 3897 Printed by Voss and Morris ... for Lackington, Allen and Co. ... London 1800-1801 Digital version available
A general system of nature, through the three grand kingdoms of animals, vegetables, and minerals, systematically divided into their several classes, orders, genera, species, and varieties, with their habitations, manners, economy, structure and peculiarities. / by Sir Charles Linné: translated from Gmelin, Fabricius, Willdenow, &c., together with various modern arrangements and corrections, derived from the Transactions of the Linnean and other Societies, as well as from the classical works of Shaw, Thornton, Abbot, Donovan, Sowerby, Latham, Dillwyn, Lewin, Martyn, Andrews, Lambert, &c., &c. With a life of Linné, appropriate copper-plates, and a dictionary explanatory of the terms which occur in the several departments of natural history, by William Turton Linné, Carl von, 1707-1778 138 Printed for Lackington, Allen & Co. 1806 Digital version available
A general system of nature, through the three grand kingdoms of animals, vegetables, and minerals, systematically divided into their several classes, orders, genera, species and varieties, with their habitations, manners, economy, structure and peculiarities / translated from Gmelin's last edition of the celebrated Systema naturæ, by Sir Charles Linné ; amended and enlarged by the mprovements and discoveries of later naturalists and societies ... by William Turton. Linné, Carl von, 1707-1778 137 Printed for Lackington, Allen & Co. 1802-1806 Digital version available
A dissertation on the sexes of plants. / Translated from the Latin of Linnaeus by James Edward Smith. Linné, Carl von, 1707-1778 2117 George Nicol 1786 Digital version available
A descriptive catalogue of upwards of eleven hundred species and varieties of herbaceous, or perennial plants ... : to which is added, a list of handy ferns ... and the most ornamental annuals / John Græfer. Græfer, John. 731c Printed and sold by J. Smeeton 1789 Digital version available
A cursory review of the principles on which the sexual system of botany is established : with The Classes and Orders, and some of the terms of art explained / [William Bridgewater Page] Page, William Bridgewater 809a 1817 Digital version available
A copy of a letter from John Ellis, Esq; F.R.S. to Dr. Linnæus, F.R.S. &c. with the figure and characters of that elegant American Evergreentree, called by the Gardiners the Loblolly-Bay, taken from blossoms blown near London, and shewing that it is not an Hibiscus, as Mr. Miller calls it; nor an Hypericum, as Dr. Linnæus supposes it; but an intire [sic] new genus, to which Mr. Ellis gives the name of Gordonia. Ellis, John, 1710-1776. 656a Printed for Lockyer Davis 1771 Digital version available
A catalogue of the works of Linnæus (and publications more immediately relating thereto) preserved in the libraries of the British Museum (Bloomsbury) and the British Museum (Natural History) (South Kensington) / [compiled by B.H. Soulsby]. Soulsby, Basil Harrington, 1864-1933. Sherborn, Charles Davies, 1861-1942. 4066 Printed by order of the Trustees 1933 Digital version available
A catalogue of the indigenous and exotic plants growing in Ceylon .... : also an outline of the Linnæan sexual system of botany in the English and Singhalese languages for the use of the Singhalese / Alexander Moon. Moon, Alexander. 830 Wesleyan Mission Press 1824 Digital version available
A catalogue of the Linnaean Herbarium / compiled & annotated by S. Savage. Savage, Spencer. 3536b Linnean Society of London 1945 Digital version available
A catalogue of the Birds, Beasts, Fishes, Insects, Plants, &c., contained in Edwards's Natural History, in seven volumes, with their Latin names by Sir C. Linnaeus. Linné, Carl von, 1707-1778 1224 Printed for J. Robson 1776 Digital version available
A botanical nomenclator; containing a systematical arrangement of the classes, orders, genera and species of plants, as described in the new edition of Linnaeus's Systema Naturae, by Dr. Gmelin, of Gottingen : to which are added, alphabetical indexes of the Latin and English Names of the Plants, together with the names of the countries of which they are natives; also the number of British species. Forsyth, William, The Younger, 1772?-1835. 134 Printed for T. Cadell, and P. Elmsley; and G. Nicol 1794 Digital version available
A botanical dictionary, or, elements of systematic and philosophical botany. Containing descriptions of the parts of plants; an explanation of the scientific terms used by Morison, Ray, Tournefort, Linnæus, and other eminent botanists; a brief analysis of the principal systems in botany; a critical enquiry into the merits and defects of the Linnaean method of arrangement, and distribution of the genera; descriptions of the various tribes, or natural families of plants, their habit and structure, virtues, sensible qualities, and œconomical uses; an impartial examination of the doctrine of the sex of plants; with a discussion of several curious questions in the vegetable oeconomy, connected with gardening. The whole forming a complete system of botanical knowledge, calculated for the use of students in that science / by Colin Milne. Milne, Colin, 1743-1815. 32 Printed for William Griffin 1770 Digital version available
A botanical arrangement of all the vegetables naturally growing in Great Britain : with descriptions of the genera and species, according to the system of ... Linnæus ... the common English names; the names of Gerard, Parkinson, Ray and Bauhine ... With an easy introduction to the study of botany ... / by William Withering. Withering, William, 1741-1799. 675b Printed by M. Swinney, for T. Cadel and P. Elmsley ..., and G. Robinson 1776 Digital version available
A botanical arrangement of British plants : including the uses of each species, in medicine, diet, rural œconomy and the arts, with an easy introduction to the study of botany / by William Withering ; including a new set of references to figures by Jonathan Stokes. Withering, William, 1741-1799. 675c Printed by M. Swinney for G.G.J. & J. Robinson .... 1787-1792 Digital version available
A bibliographical puzzle / B. Daydon Jacson Jackson, Benjamin Daydon, 1846-1927. 454 1915 Digital version available
A Voyage to China and the East Indies ... Together with a Voyage to Suratte by Olof Toreen, Chaplain of the Gothic Lion East Indiaman, and an Account of the Chinese Husbandry by Captain Charles Gustavus Eckeberg. / Translated from the German by John Reinhold Forster ... To which are added a Faunula and Flora Sinensis. Osbeck, Pehr, 1723-1805 3601 Printed for Benjamin White 1771 Digital version available
A Sketch of a Tour on the Continent, in the years 1786 and 1787. Smith, James Edward, Sir, 1759-1828. 2628a Printed for the author by J. Davis 1793 Digital version available
A Sketch of a Tour on the Continent Smith, James Edward, Sir, 1759-1828. 3880 Printed for Longman, Hurst, Rees, and Orme; and J. White 1807 Digital version available