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Curtis, William 1746-1799

Overview
Works: 318 works in 651 publications in 3 languages and 4,545 library holdings
Genres: Pictorial works  Periodicals  Classification  Catalogs  Catalogs and collections  Portraits  History 
Roles: Author, Editor, Printer
Classifications: QK1, 580.5
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Most widely held works by William Curtis
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 )

55 editions published between 1790 and 2005 in English and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

12 editions published between 1979 and 1981 in 3 languages and held by 229 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 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 42 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 )

5 editions published in 1805 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The botanical magazine; or, flower-garden displayed : in which the most ornamental foreign plants, ... are accurately represented in their natural colours. To which are added, their names, ... together with the most approved methods of culture. ... By William Curtis by William Curtis( )

11 editions published between 1792 and 2005 in English and held by 41 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
A catalogue of the British, medicinal, culinary, and agricultural plants, cultivated in the London botanic garden by William Curtis( Book )

15 editions published in 1783 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fundamenta entomologiæ : or, An introduction to the knowledge of insects by Anders Blad( Book )

5 editions published in 1772 in English and Latin and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A short history of the brown-tail moth by William Curtis( )

16 editions published between 1782 and 2005 in English and held by 34 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 )

4 editions published in 1777 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Flora Londinensis : or plates and descriptions of such plants as grow wild in the environs of London: ... By William Curtis by William Curtis( )

15 editions published between 1792 and 2005 in English and held by 30 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 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Botanical Magazine; or, flower-garden displayed in which the most ornamental foreign plants ... will be accurately represented in their natural colours. by William Curtis( Book )

14 editions published in 1790 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 )

4 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 British scientist

William Curtis Brits botanicus (1746-1799)

William Curtis englischer Botaniker, Apotheker und Entemologe

Вільям Кертіс британський (англійський) ботанік та ентомолог

Кёртис, Уильям

ウィリアム・カーティス

カーティス

カーティス, ウィリアム

威廉·柯蒂斯

Languages
English (225)

German (6)

Latin (1)