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All records for Royal Horticultural Society Lindley Library (197 results)

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The botanist's and gardener's new dictionary : containing the names, classes, orders, generic characters, and specific distinctions of the several plants cultivated in England, according to the system of Linnaeus; directing the culture of each plant, describing its singular virtues and uses, and explaining the terms peculiar to botany and gardening. In which is also comprised, a gardener's calendar, divided alphabetically, according to the names of the twelve months of the year, directing the whole practice of gardening in the flower-garden, the seminary, the fruit-garden, the kitchen garden, the green-house, and the stove. And to which is prefixed, an introduction to the Linnaean system of botany, explaining the theory of that system, and the names and characters of all its classes and orders / By James Wheeler, gardener and nursery-man in Glocester. Wheeler, James (fl.1763). 647 Printed for W. Strahan [et al.] 1763 Digital version available
A grammar of botany : containing an explanation of the system of Linnaeus, and the terms of botany, with botanical exercises. For the use of schools and students / By Robert John Thornton, M.D. Author of A new family herbal, &c. Thornton, Robert John (1768?-1837). 799 Printed for R. Phillips 1811 Digital version available
Loudon's Hortus Britannicus : A catalogue of all the plants indigenous, cultivated in, or introduced to Britain. Part I: The Linnean arrangement, in which nearly 30,000 species are enumerated: with the systematic name and authority, accentuation, derivation of generic names, literal English of specific names, synonymes systematic and English of both genera and species, habit, habitation in the garden, indigenous habitation, popular character, height, time of flowering, colour of the flower, mode of propagation, soil, native country, year of introduction, and reference to figures: preceded by an introduction to the Linnean system. Part II. the Jussieuean arrangement, of nearly 4,000 genera, with an introduction to the natural system, and a general description and history of each order / edited by J.C. Loudon. Loudon, John Claudius (1783-1843). 838a Printed for Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown, and Green 1830 Digital version available
Loudon's Hortus Britannicus : A catalogue of all the plants indigenous, cultivated in, or introduced to Britain. Part I: The Linnean arrangement, in which nearly 30,000 species are enumerated: with the systematic name and authority, accentuation, derivation of generic names, literal English of specific names, synonymes systematic and English of both genera and species, habit, habitation in the garden, indigenous habitation, popular character, height, time of flowering, colour of the flower, mode of propagation, soil, native country, year of introduction, and reference to figures: preceded by an introduction to the Linnean system. Part II. the Jussieuean arrangement, of nearly 4,000 genera, with an introduction to the natural system, and a general description and history of each order / Edited by J.C. Loudon, F.L., H., G., & Z.S. Loudon, John Claudius (1783-1843). 838c Printed for Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown, Green, and Longmans (1839) Digital version available
Loudon's Hortus Britannicus : A catalogue of all the plants indigenous, cultivated in, or introduced to Britain. Part I: The Linnean arrangement, in which nearly 30,000 species are enumerated: with the systematic name and authority, accentuation, derivation of generic names, literal English of specific names, synonymes systematic and English of both genera and species, habit, habitation in the garden, indigenous habitation, popular character, height, time of flowering, colour of the flower, mode of propagation, soil, native country, year of introduction, and reference to figures: preceded by an introduction to the Linnean system. Part II. the Jussieuean arrangement, of nearly 4,000 genera, with an introduction to the natural system, and a general description and history of each order / Edited by J.C. Loudon, F.L., H., G., & Z.S. Loudon, John Claudius (1783-1843). 838b Printed for Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown, Green, and Longman 1832 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 the 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 Linnaeus, Physician to the King of Sweden, Professor of Botany at Upsal, and Member of all the Learned Societies in Europe. Hasselquist, Fredric (1722-1752). 3582 Printed for L. Davis and C. Reymers, opposite Gray's-Inn-Gate, Holborn, Printers to the Royal Society MDCCLXVI. [1766] Digital version available
Hortus suburbanus Londinensis, or, A catalogue of plants cultivated in the neighbourhood of London : arranged according to the Linnean system: with the addition of the natural orders to which they belong, references to books where they are described, their native places of growth, when introduced, time of flowering, and reference to figures / By Robert Sweet, F.L.S. Sweet, Robert (1782-1835). 812a Printed for James Ridgway 1818 Digital version available
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 Linnaeus, by Thomas Martyn, B.D. F.R. & L.S.S. Regius Professor of Botany in the University of Cambridge. Rousseau, Jean-Jacques (1712-1778). 706 Printed for J. White, at Horace's Head, Fleet-street 1802 Digital version available
The universal botanist and nurseryman : containing descriptions of the species and varieties of all the trees, shrubs, herbs, flowers and fruits, natives and exotics: at present cultivated in the European nurseries, greenhouses, and stoves, or described by modern botanists: arranged according to the Linnaean system, with their names in English. To which are added a copious botanical glossary, several useful catalogues and indexes. Illustrated with elegant engravings. In four volumes / By Richard Weston, Esq. Weston, Richard (1733-1806). 656 Printed for J. Bell [et al] 1770[-1777] Digital version available
The universal gardener and botanist; or, A general dictionary of gardening and botany : Exhibiting in botanical arrangement, according to the Lannaean system, the various genera and species of plants, trees, shrubs, flowers, and fruits, that merit culture for use, ornament and variety, in the different departments of gardening, plantations, shrubberies, nursery, green-house, hot-house or stove, fording-house, hot-walls, and hot-beds: describing the botanic classes, orders, and characters of the genera, with general and specific descrptions of the species of each genus; their respective and general uses, different methods of propagation, and general culture, in their several departments ... / By Thomas Mawe, and John Abercrombie, author of every man his own gardener, &c. Mawe, Thomas (fl.1760s-1770s). 679d Printed for G.G. and J. Robinson, Pater-noster Row; and T. Cadell Jun: and W. Davies, Strand 1797 Digital version available
An introduction to botany : in a series of familiar letters with illustrative engravings / By Priscilla Wakefield. Wakefield, Priscilla (1751-1832). 4888 Printed for Darton, Harvey, and Co. [etc.] 1812 Digital version available
An arrangement of British plants, according to the latest improvements of the Linnæan System : with a easy introduction to the study of botany. Illustrated by copper plates / By William Withering, M.D. F.R.S. Member of the Royal Academy of Sciences at Lisbon; Fellow of the Linnean Society; Honorary Member of the Royal Medical Society at Edinburgh, &c. Withering, William (1741-1799). 4889 Printed for Cadell and Davies [et al.] 1818 Digital version available
Thirty-eight plates, with explanations; intended to illustrate Linnæus's system of vegetables, and particularly adapted to the Letters on the elements of botany / By Thomas Martyn, B.D. F.R.S. Professor of Botany in the University of Cambridge. Martyn, Thomas (1735/6-1825). 592 Printed for B. White and Son, at Horace's Head, Fleet-street M DCC LXXXVIII. [1788] 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 the celebrated Linnaeus. Being an attempt to render them familiar to those who are unacquainted with the learned languages. Under each species are added, the most remarkable varieties, the natural places of growth, the duration, the time of flowering, the peculiarities of structure, the common English names; the names of Gerard, Parkinson, Ray and Bauhine. The uses as medicines, or as poisons; as food for men, for brutes, and for insects. With their applications in oeconomy and in the arts. With an easy introduction to the study of botany. Shewing the method of investigating plants, and directions how to dry and preserve specimens. The whole illustrated by copper plates and a copious glossary / By William Withering, M.D. In two volumes. Withering, William (1741-1799). 675b Printed by M. Swinney, for T. Cadel and P. Elmsley in the Strand, and G. Robinson, in Pater-noster-row, London MDCCLXXVI. [1776] Digital version available
A botanical arrangement of British plants : including the uses of each species, in medicine, diet, rural oeconomy and the arts. With an easy introduction to the study of botany, &c. &c. Illustrated by copper plates / By William Withering, M.D. F.R.S. Member of the Royal Medical Society of Edinburgh, and Physician to the General Hospital at Birmingham. Withering, William (1741-1799). 675c Printed by M. Swinney 1787. Vol. 3: Printed by Swinney & Walker, 1792. Digital version available
Selections from the scientific correspondence of Cadwallader Colden with Gronovius, Linnæus, Collinson, and other naturalists / Arranged by Asa Gray, M.D. Colden, Cadwallader (1688-1776). 2526 Printed by B. L. Hamlen 1843 Digital version available
Principia botanica : or, a concise and easy introduction to the sexual botany of Linnaeus. Containing the genera; their mode of growth (as tree, shrub, or herb); the known number of species to each genus; where principally native; and the number indigenous to the British Isles: arranged in a tabular form, under each class and order; and digested alphabetically under several generic distinctions together with three indexes. I. Of the Linnaean genera accented, with the British names. II. Of such trivial names as were the genera of old authors. III. Of the British names, with the Linnaean genera; to which are added the specific names. Also a table of vegetable drugs, not in the indexes. Darwin, Robert Waring (1724-1816). 715 Printed and sold by M. Hage 1810 Digital version available
Joannis Danielis LeersFlora Herbornensis exhibens plantas circa Herbornam Nassoviorum crescentes, secundum systema sexuale Linnaeanum distributas. Cum descriptionibus rariorum inprimis graminum, propriisque observationibus et nomenclatore. Accesserunt graminum omnium indigenorum eorumqe [sic] adfinium icones CIV, auctoris manu ad vivum delineatae. Leers, Johann Georg Daniel (1727-1774). 666 Piestre et Delamoliere 1789 Digital version available
Histoire des plantes de la Guiane Françoise, arrangées suivant la méthode sexuelle, avec plusieurs mémoires sur différens objets intéressans, relatifs à la culture & au commerce de la Guiane Françoise, & une notice des plantes de l'Isle-de-France. Ouvrage orné de pres de quatre cents planches en taille-douce, où sont représentées des plantes qui n'ont point encore été décrites ni gravées, ou qui ne l'ont été qu'imparfaitement / Par M. Fusée Aublet. Tome premier. A Londres, & se trouve a Paris, chez Pierre-François Didot jeune, Libraire de la Faculté de Médecine, Quai des Augustins. M. DCC. LXXV. Aublet, Jean Baptiste Christophe Fusée (1720-1778). 664c Pierre-François Didot jeune 1775 Digital version available
Flora Virginica exhibens plantas, quas v.c. Johannes Clayton in Virginia observavit atque collegit. Easdem methodo sexuali disposuit, ad genera propria retulit, nominibus specificis insignivit, & minus cognitas / descripsit Joh. Fred. Gronovius. Gronovius, Johan Frederik (1686-1762). 4892 Photolithographed by the Murray Printing Company, for the Arnold Arboretum 1946 Digital version available