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Title Author Soulsby Publisher Year
A selection of the correspondence of Linnæus and other naturalists, from the original manuscripts : [in two volumes] / by James Edward Smith ... Linné, Carl von 2471 printed for Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown, Paternoster Row 1821 Digital version available
Taxidermy : with the biography of zoologists and notices of their works / by William Swainson. Swainson, William 2698 printed for Longman, Orme, Brown, Green, & Longman's 1840 Digital version available
An introduction to physiological and systematical botany / by James Edward Smith. Smith, James Edward. 786e printed for Longman, Rees, Orme ... by Richard Taylor and Co. 1814 Digital version available
An encyclopædia of plants : comprising the description specific character, culture, history, application in the arts, and every other desirable particular respecting all the plants indigenous, cultivated in, or introduced to Britain : combining all the advantages of a Linnean and Jussieiean species plantarum, an historia plantarum, a grammar of botany, and a dictionary of botany and vegetable culture : the whole in English; with the synonymes of the commoner plants in the different european and other languages; the scientific names accentuated, their entymologies explained; the classes, orders, and botanical terms illustrated by engravings; and with figures of nearly ten thousand species, exemplifying several individuals belonging to every genus included in the work / edited by J. C. Loudon ; the specific characters by an eminent botanist, the drawings by Sowerby and the engravings by Branston. Loudon, John Claudius 837a printed for Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown, and Green 1829 Digital version available
An introduction to physiological and systematical botany / by Sir James Edward Smith. Smith, James Edward 786d printed for Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown, and Green 1809 Digital version available
The Sleep of Plants, and cause of motion in the Sensitive Plant, explain'd / By J. Hill ; In a letter to C. Linnæus, Professor of Botany at Upsal. Hill, John 1870 printed for R. Baldwin 1757 Digital version available
Botanical tracts / The method of propagating trees by their partsThe practice of gardening. by Dr. Hill : to which are added ; by Mr. T. Barnes ; by Mr. T. Perfect : publish'd at various times : now first collected together. Hill, John 1871 printed for R. Baldwin 1762 Digital version available
A grammar of botany containing an explanation of the system of Linnæus, and the terms of botany, with botanical exercises : for the use of schools and students / by Robert John Thornton. Thornton, Robert John 799 printed for R. Phillips 1811 Digital version available
An introduction to botany : containing an explanation of the theory of that science : extracted from the works of Dr. Linnæus : with twelve copper plates, and two explanatory tables, an appendix and glossary / by James Lee, Nursery Man, at the Vineyard, at Hammersmith. Lee, James 458 printed for S. Crowder, C. Dilly, G.G.J. and J. Robinson, T. Cadell, R. Baldwin, S. Hayes, F. and C. Rivington, B. and J. White, Ogilvie and Speare, and Verner and Hood 1794 Digital version available
A general view of the writings of Linnæus / by Richard Pulteney. Pulteney, Richard 33a printed for T. Payne and B. White 1781 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 / Part I-III. by Patrick Browne. Browne, Patrick 636 printed for the Author, and sold by T. Osborne, and J. Shiption 1756 Digital version available
The "Critica Botanica" of Linnæus / translated by Arthur Hort ; revised by M.L. Green ; with an introduction by Arthur W. Hill. Linné, Carl von 3919 printed for the Ray Society 1938 Digital version available
Clavis anglica linguæ botanicæ or, a Botanical Lexicon; in which the terms of botany, particularly those occurring in the works of Linnaeus, and other modern writers are applied, derived, explained, contrasted, and exemplified / [by John Berkenhout]. Berkenhout, John 30 printed for the author 1764 Digital version available
Clavis anglica linguæ botanicæ or, a Botanical Lexicon; in which the terms of botany, particularly those occurring in the works of Linnaeus, and other modern writers are applied, derived, explained, contrasted, and exemplified / [by John Berkenhout]. Berkenhout, John 2181 printed for the author 1764 Digital version available
The calendar of flora, Swedish and English : made in the year 1755 / [Benjamin Stillingfleet]. Stillingfleet, Benjamin 4458 printed for the author and sold by R. and J. Dodsley ... and S. Baker 1761 Digital version available
Monographia apum angliæ; or, an attempt to divide into their natural genera and families such species of the Linnean genus Apis as have been discovered in England: with descriptions and observations : To which are prefixed some introductory remarks upon the class Hymenoptera and a synoptical table of the nomenclature of the external parts of these insects / by William Kirby. Kirby, William. 1233a printed for the author by J. Raw 1802 Digital version available
Elements of Conchology, according to the Linnæan System / illustrated by 28 plates, drawn from nature, by the Rev. E. I. Burrow. Burrow, Edward John 158a printed for the author by Richard and Arthur Taylor 1815 Digital version available
An Epitome of the Natural History of the Insects of New Holland, New Zealand, New Guinea, Otaheite, and other Islands in the Indian, Southern, and Pacific Oceans: Including the Figures and Descriptions of one hundred and fifty-three Species of the more splendid, beautiful and interesting Insects, hitherto discovered in those countries ... / [vol. 3]. by E. Donovan. Donovan, Edward. 1232a printed for the author, and F. C. and J. Rivington 1805 Digital version available
A dissertation on the sexes of plants / translated from the Latin of Linnæus by James Edward Smith. Linné, Carl von 2117 printed for the author, and sold by George Nicol 1786 Digital version available
An arrangement of British plants : According to the latest improvements of the Linnæan system : To which is prefixed, An easy introduction to the study of botany ... / by William Withering. Withering, William 675d printed for the author, by M. Swinney; sold by G. G. & J. Robinson, and B. & J. White, London 1796 Digital version available