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Darwin, Erasmus, 1731-1802
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The botanic garden; a poem, etc. [By Erasmus Darwin, the Elder.] (Part I. The second edition.-Part II. The third edition.).
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Soulsby no. 728

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J. Johnson
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London
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1791
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2 parts ; (4o)
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English

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Contains 20 plates; plates 6-9 engraved by William Blake after Henry Fuseli.
Plate 6: The Portland Vase -- Plate 7: The first Compartment -- Plate 8: The second Compartment -- Plate 9: The Handles & Bottom of the Vase.
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Blake, William,
1757-1827
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014816743
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The ¤botanic garden a poem, in two partswith philosophical notes [by Erasmus Darwin]
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printed for J. Johnson
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London
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1791
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2 bd.
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Proveniens: med navnetræk, 1863
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Darwin
Erasmus
1731-1802
Linné
Carl von
1707-1778
Blake
William
1757-1827
Jensen
Henning
dansk bogbinder
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Indbundet i et halvbind af lyst brunt skind med marmoreret sidepapir. Bindet sign. Henning Jensen dnl
FLB dnl
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Darwin, Erasmus, 1731-1802.
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The botanic garden; a poem, in two parts. Part 1. containing The economy of vegetation. Part 2. The loves of the plants, with philosophical notes / [by D - i.e. Erasmus Darwin.].
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Soulsby no. 728

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Printed for J. Johnson
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London
Publishing year:
1791
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xii, 214, 126, [2]; ix, 197 p. : ill. ; 29 cm.
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English

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The two parts have separate title pages.
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Pt. 1 includes a list of books published by the Botanical Society at Lichfield.
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Pt. 1 is the second, Pt. 2 the third edition.
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Linné, Carl von,
1707-1778
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992395202081
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Indexes to Pt. 2 at pp. 191-196.
By permission of the Trustees of The Natural History Museum (London).
NHM GENERAL - Purchased from Miss Franck 28.6.1966. £5.10.0.
A poetical version of the sexual system of Linnaeus.
NHM GENERAL - Inserted at p. 183 of Part 2 are two newspaper cuttings, one a drawing of Milton's cottage at Chalfont St Giles, and the other part of an article on the 'humble-bee'. Neither cutting is sourced or dated. Heavy foxing to some of the early pages.
NHM GENERAL - The volume has been rebound. Spine has raised bands.
Kohler Darwin Collection Review June 2005
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Darwin, Erasmus, 1731-1802
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The botanic garden. a poem with philosophical notes. Part I, containing The economy of vegetation
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Economy of vegetation
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Soulsby no. 728

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Printed for J. Johnson, St. Paul's Church-Yard
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London
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MDCCXCI [1791]
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xii, 214, 126, [2] p. : ill. (engravings) ; 29 cm (8vo)
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English

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Anonymous. By Erasmus Darwin. Cf. ESTC.
Frontispiece illustration by Johann Heinrich Fuseli and engraved Anker Smith; Fertilization of Egypt illustration by Johann Henrich Fuseli and engraved by William Blake.
Additional Notes" includes notes on the Portland vase (p. 53-59, [4] leaves of plates).
Errata and "Directions to the binder" on final leaf.
Advertisements on final leaf verso.
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Botany Poetry Early works to 1800.
Portland Vase Early works to 1800.
Science Poetry Early works to 1800.
Earth (Planet) Poetry Early works to 1800.
Natural history Poetry Early works to 1800.
Plants Poetry Early works to 1800.
English poetry 18th century Early works to 1800.
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Darwin, Erasmus, 1731-1802
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The botanic garden. a poem with philosophical notes. Part. II, Containing the loves of the plants
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Containing the loves of the plants Love of plants
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Soulsby no. 728

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Printed for J. Johnson, St. Paul's Church-Yard
Place of publication:
London
Publishing year:
MDCCXCI [1791]
Edition:
The third edition.
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[4], ix, [1], 197, [1] p., plates : ill. ; 29 cm (8vo)
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English

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Anonymous. By Erasmus Darwin.
With half title.
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Botany Poetry Early works to 1800.
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