dcsimg
Makers of British botany
Report an error

Title

Makers of British botany; a collection of biographies by living botanists

By

Oliver, Francis Wall, 1864-

Type

Book

Material

Published material

Publication info

Cambridge, University press, 1913.

Notes

Includes a course of ten lectures delivered in 1911 in the Botanical department of University college, London.

Contents: Introduction.--Robert Morison and John Ray, by S. H. Vines.--Nehemiah Grew, by Agnes Arber.--Stephen Hales, by F. Darwin.--John Hill, by T. G. Hill.--Robert Brown, by J. B. Farmer.--Sir William Hooker, by F. O. Bower.--John Stevens Henslow, by G. Henslow.--John Lindley, by F. Keeble.--William Griffith, by W. H. Lang.--Arthur Henfrey, by F. W. Oliver.--William Henry Harvey, by R. L. Praeger.--Miles Joseph Berkeley, by G. Massee.--Sir Joseph Henry Gilbert, by W. B. Bottomley.--William Crawford Williamson, by D. H. Scott.--Harry Marshall Ward, by Sir W. Thiselton-Dyer.--A sketch of the professors of botany in Edinburgh from 1670 until 1887, by I. B. Balfour.--Sir Joseph Dalton Hooker, F. O. Bower.

Subjects

Botanists , Botany , England , History

Language

English

Identifiers

DOI: https://doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.1365
LCCN: 13015586
OCLC: 5146484

 

Find in a local library Download MODS