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Stearn, William T. (William Thomas) 1911-2001

Overview
Works: 367 works in 1,188 publications in 5 languages and 12,983 library holdings
Genres: Terminology  History  Dictionaries  Pictorial works  Folklore  Classification  Biography  Terms and phrases  Identification guides 
Roles: Author, Editor, Contributor, Other, Creator, Author of introduction, Translator
Classifications: QK10, 581.014
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Most widely held works by William T Stearn
Botanical Latin : history, grammar, syntax, terminology, and vocabulary by William T Stearn( Book )

164 editions published between 1966 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,632 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Aims to provide a working guide to the special kind of Latin internationally used by botanists for the description and naming of plants."--Apologia. There are sections on (1) the history and development of botanical Latin; (2) grammar; (3) syntax; (4) vocabulary. The vocabulary (p.377-548) Gives, in one alphabet, Latin equivalents for terms and expressions used in describing plants
The art of botanical illustration by Wilfrid Blunt( Book )

60 editions published between 1950 and 2015 in English and held by 1,209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grundig og rigt illustreret oversigt over planteillustra- tionskunsten gennem mere end 3000 år
Stearn's dictionary of plant names for gardeners : a handbook on the origin and meaning of the botanical names of some cultivated plants by William T Stearn( Book )

23 editions published between 1992 and 2002 in English and held by 903 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers gardeners and horticulturists a listing of the botanical names of nearly six thousand plants
A gardener's dictionary of plant names; a handbook on the origin and meaning of some plant names by Archibald William Smith( Book )

24 editions published between 1963 and 1972 in English and held by 557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Redouté's fairest flowers by Pierre Joseph Redouté( Book )

11 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Species plantarum : a facsimile of the first edition, 1753 by Carl von Linné( Book )

17 editions published between 1957 and 2013 in English and Latin and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Greek plant world in myth, art, and literature by Hellmut Baumann( Book )

8 editions published between 1993 and 1996 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Griechenland - Griechen - Wildpflanzen
The Natural History Museum at South Kensington : a history of the British Museum (Natural History), 1753-1980 by William T Stearn( Book )

16 editions published between 1981 and 1998 in English and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bicentenary history of the Linnean Society of London by Linnean Society of London( Book )

9 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The genus Epimedium and other herbaceous Berberidaceae by William T Stearn( Book )

9 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A beautifully produced and much expanded edition of the author's 1938 monograph. The authoritative, fully keyed, and taxonomically researched text retains the unmistakable stamp of scholarship and accessibility that characterised all Professor Stearn's work. With 27 fine colour plates by contemporary botanical artists, numerous colour photographs and line drawings." --Publisher description
Lilies of the world, their cultivation & classification by Hubert B. Drysdale Woodcock( Book )

18 editions published between 1950 and 1952 in English and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Libellus de Re Herbaria, 1538. The names of herbes, 1548. Facsimiles with introductory matter by William Turner( Book )

8 editions published in 1965 in English and Latin and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Lindley, 1799-1865 : gardener-botanist and pioneer orchidologist : bicentenary celebration volume( Book )

12 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The orchid paintings of Franz Bauer by Joyce Stewart( Book )

8 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wild flowers of Greece by Constantine N Goulimis( Book )

13 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Humboldt, Bonpland, Kunth and tropical American botany : a miscellany on the "Nova genera et species plantarum" by William T Stearn( Book )

8 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Chelsea gardener : Philip Miller 1691-1771 by Hazel Le Rougetel( Book )

8 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Culinary herbs by Mary Page( Book )

10 editions published between 1974 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Flower artists of Kew : botanical paintings by contemporary artists by William T Stearn( Book )

7 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The art of botanical illustration
Alternative Names
Si te en, W. T. 1911-2001

Stearn, W. T.

Stearn, W. T. 1911-

Stearn, W.T. 1911-2001

Stearn, W. T. (William Thomas), 1911-

Stearn, W. T. (William Thomas), 1911-2001

Stearn, William T.

Stearn, William T. 1911-

Stearn, William T. 1911-2001

Stearn, William T. 1911-2002

Stearn, William Thomas

Stearn, William Thomas 1911-

Stearn, William Thomas 1911-2001

W. T. Si te en 1911-2001

William T. Stearn botanegydd

William T. Stearn botànic

William T. Stearn botanico

William T. Stearn botanicus

William T. Stearn botanikar

William T. Stearn botaniker

William T. Stearn botanikus

William T. Stearn British botanist

William T. Stearn brittisk botaniker

William Thomas Stearn botânico

William Thomas Stearn botanikisto

William Thomas Stearn botaniste, président de la Société linnéenne de Londres

William Thomas Stearn britischer Botaniker

William Thomas Stearn Brits botanicus (1911-2001)

Стерн, Уильям Томас

Стерн, Уильям Томас ботаник

ויליאם ת. סטירן בוטנאי בריטי

ウィリアム・トーマス・スターン

斯特恩 1911-2001

斯特恩, W. T. 1911-2001

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The art of botanical illustrationStearn's dictionary of plant names for gardeners : a handbook on the origin and meaning of the botanical names of some cultivated plantsRedouté's fairest flowersThe Natural History Museum at South Kensington : a history of the British Museum (Natural History), 1753-1980The genus Epimedium and other herbaceous BerberidaceaeJohn Lindley, 1799-1865 : gardener-botanist and pioneer orchidologist : bicentenary celebration volumeThe Chelsea gardener : Philip Miller 1691-1771Flower artists of Kew : botanical paintings by contemporary artists