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

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Table of Contents
  • MAKERS OF BRITISH BOTANY
  • PREFACE
  • CONTENTS
  • LIST OF ILLUSTRATIONS
  • INTRODUCTION
    • FOOTNOTE:
  • ROBERT MORISON AND JOHN RAY
  • NEHEMIAH GREW
    • FOOTNOTES:
  • STEPHEN HALES
    • Assimilation.
    • FOOTNOTES:
  • JOHN HILL
    • His attack on the Royal Society.
    • Anatomy.
    • Physiology.
    • Taxonomy.
    • FOOTNOTES:
  • ROBERT BROWN
  • SIR WILLIAM HOOKER
  • JOHN STEVENS HENSLOW
    • FOOTNOTES:
  • JOHN LINDLEY
    • Introduction.
    • Outline of Career.
    • Lindley and Kew.
    • Publications. "The Theory and Practice of Horticulture."
    • "The Vegetable Kingdom" and "The Botanical Register."
    • Orchids.
    • Personal Characteristics.
  • WILLIAM GRIFFITH
  • ARTHUR HENFREY
    • FOOTNOTE:
  • WILLIAM HENRY HARVEY
    • FOOTNOTES:
  • MILES JOSEPH BERKELEY
    • Systematic Mycology.
    • Morphology and Literature.
    • Plant Pathology.
  • SIR JOSEPH HENRY GILBERT
  • WILLIAM CRAWFORD WILLIAMSON
    • FOOTNOTES:
  • HARRY MARSHALL WARD
    • FOOTNOTE:
  • A SKETCH OF THE PROFESSORS OF BOTANY IN EDINBURGH FROM 1670 UNTIL 1887
    • FOOTNOTE:
  • SIR JOSEPH DALTON HOOKER
  • INDEX
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