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Title Author Soulsby Publisher Year
Letters on the elements of botany, addressed to a lady / by the celebrated J. J. Rousseau ; translated into English, with notes, and twenty-four additional letters, fully explaining the system of Linnæus, by Thomas Martyn. Rousseau, Jean-Jacques. 707 printed for John White 1807 Digital version available
Voyages and travels in the Levant; in the years 1749, 50, 51, 52 : containing observations in natural history, physick, agriculture, and commerce: particularly on the Holy Land, and the natural history of the scriptures / written originally in th Swedish language, by the Late Frederick Hasselquist, M.D. fellow of the Royal Societies of Upsal and Stockholm ; published, by order of Her Present Majesty the Queen of Sweden, by Charles Linnæus, physician to the King of Sweden, professor of botany at Upsal, and member of all the learned societies in Europe. Hasselquist, Fredrik 3582 printed for L. Davis and C. Reymers, opposite Gray's-Inn-Gate, Holborn, printers to the Royal Society MDCCLXVI. 1766. 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, etc., 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, etc., etc.. 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 ... in seven volumes. Linné, Carl von 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 : [animal kingdom] / by Sir Charles Linné ; 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 137 printed for Lackington, Allen & Co. 1802 Digital version available
The botanist's companion, or, An introduction to the knowledge of practical botany, and the uses of plants : either growing wild in Great Britain, or cultivated for the purposes of agriculture, medicine, rural oeconomy, or the arts / by William Salisbury ... Salisbury, William 806 printed for Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown :and sold by the author 1816 Digital version available
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