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Curtis, William 1746-1799

Works: 368 works in 735 publications in 2 languages and 4,629 library holdings
Genres: Pictorial works  Periodicals  Classification  History  Portraits 
Roles: Author, Editor, Printer
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Practical observations on the British grasses : especially such as are best adapted to the laying down or improving of meadows and pastures : likewise an enumeration of the British grasses by William Curtis( Book )

58 editions published between 1790 and 2016 in English and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Curtisʼs flower garden displayed : 120 plates from the years 1787-1807 by Michael Sidney Tyler-Whittle( Book )

6 editions published between 1981 and 1991 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Curtis, 1746-1799, fellow of the Linnean Society, botanist and entomologist, with some notes on his son-in-law Samuel Curtis by William Curtis( Book )

2 editions published in 1941 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Curtis botanical : volumes 1-26 (1787-1808)( )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Consists of digital images of hand-colored plates of ornamental plants from The botanical magazine, later known as Curtis's botanical magazine. Also includes digital page images of each plate's accompanying notes on taxonomy, cultivation methods, and other information
Lectures on botany : as delivered in the botanic garden at Lambeth. by William Curtis( Book )

7 editions published in 1805 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lectures on botany, as delivered to his pupils by William Curtis( Book )

in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Linnaeus's system of botany, so far as relates to his classes and orders of plants ... : with copious explanatory descriptions : drawn up for the use of his pupils by William Curtis( Book )

10 editions published between 1777 and 1984 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A short history of the brown-tailed moth [1782] by William Curtis( Book )

15 editions published between 1782 and 2005 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Proposals for a course of herbarizing excursions, by. Mr. Curtis ... To commence on Monday, the 14th of May, and conclude on Monday, the 9th of July, 1792 by William Curtis( )

12 editions published between 1792 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An abridgement of the Flora londinensis with reduced plates by William Curtis( Book )

13 editions published between 1792 and 2005 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The botanical magazine : or, Flower-Garden Displayed: in which the most ornamental foreign plants, cultivated in the Open Ground, the Green-House, and the Stove, are accurately represented in their natural colours. To which are added, their names, Class, Order, Generic and Specific Characters, according to the celebrated Linnaeus; their Places of Growth, and Times of Flowering: together with the most approved methods of culture. A work Intended for the Use of such Ladies, Gentlemen, and Gardeners, as wish to become scientifically acquainted with the Plants they cultivate. By William Curtis, Author of the Flora Londinensis. Vol. I by William Curtis( Book )

6 editions published between 1790 and 1792 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrates and describes hundreds of flowering plants not native to the British Isles, cultivated in his own gardens by William Curtis. After his death the work was continued by his assistant, John Sims, who was responsible for vols. 15-18 (1801-1803). The series of volumes continued into the late 19th century. The plates in the first 14 vols. are remarkable for their quality, detail and natural color
Assistant Plates to the Materia Medica; or Figures of such plants and animals as are used in medicine adapted to the most celebrated treatises on the Materia Medica by William Curtis( Book )

5 editions published in 1786 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Alternative Names
Curtis, W.

Curtis, W. 1746-1799

Curtis, W. (William), 1746-1799

Curtis, Williams

Gulielmus Curtis

William Curtis

William Curtis botanico inglese

William Curtis Botaniste anglais

William Curtis British scientist

William Curtis Brits botanicus (1746-1799)

William Curtis englischer Botaniker, Apotheker und Entemologe

Вільям Кертіс британський (англійський) ботанік та ентомолог

Кёртис, Уильям

ویلیام کورتیس



カーティス, ウィリアム


English (282)

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