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Collinson, Peter 1694-1768

Overview
Works: 103 works in 191 publications in 3 languages and 2,612 library holdings
Genres: Bibliography  Records and correspondence  History  Catalogs and collections  Catalogs  Interactive multimedia  Biography 
Roles: Author, Recipient
Classifications: QK31.B3, 581.0922
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Most widely held works by Peter Collinson
Memorials of John Bartram and Humphry Marshall by William Darlington( Book )

7 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memorials of John Bartram and Humphry Marshall with notices of their botanical contemporaries by William Darlington( Book )

7 editions published between 1849 and 1967 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brothers of the spade; correspondence of Peter Collinson, of London, and of John Custis, of Williamsburg, Virginia, 1734-1746 by Peter Collinson( Book )

7 editions published between 1948 and 1957 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brothers of the spade; correspondence of Peter Collinson, of London, and of John Custis, of Williamsburg, Virginia, 1734-1746 by Peter Collinson( )

1 edition published in 1949 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Notes relating to botany collected from the manuscripts of the late Peter Collinson by Aylmer Bourke Lambert( Book )

1 edition published in 1811 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Experiences et observations sur l'électricité : faites a Philadelphie en Amérique by Benjamin Franklin( Book )

4 editions published between 1752 and 1756 in French and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selections from the scientific correspondence of Cadwallader Colden with Gronovius, Linnaeus, Collinson, and other naturalists by Cadwallader Colden( Book )

2 editions published in 1843 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Experiments and observations on electricity : made at Philadelphia in America by Benjamin Franklin( Book )

6 editions published between 1769 and 1774 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Experiments and observations on electricity made at Philadelphia in America, to which are added, letters and papers on philosophical subjects by Benjamin Franklin( Book )

4 editions published between 1751 and 1774 in English and French and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Full text and pages of Franklin's important work which describes his experiments with electricity
"Forget not mee & my garden ..." : selected letters, 1725-1768 of Peter Collinson, F.R.S. by Peter Collinson( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New experiments and observations on electricity made at Philadelphia in America by Benjamin Franklin( Book )

3 editions published in 1754 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of Peter Collinson by Norman G Brett-James( Book )

3 editions published in 1926 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A letter of Benjamin Franklin, Esq., to Mr. Peter Collinson, F.R.S. concerning an electrical kite by Benjamin Franklin( Book )

1 edition published in 1753 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New experiments and observations on electricity Made at Philadelphia in America. By Benjamin Franklin, Esq; and communicated in several letters to Peter Collinson, Esq; ... Part I by Benjamin Franklin( Book )

4 editions published in 1760 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

XLIV. A letter from Mr. Franklin to Mr. Peter Collinson, F.R.S. concerning the effects of lightning by Benjamin Franklin( Book )

1 edition published in 1753 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

ALS, [London?] to [Peter] Collinson by Hans Sloane( )

1 edition published in 1736 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sloane sends Collinson a sample of an edible plant, arum minus nympheae foliis, collected in Jamaica, which is sweeter than a yam. Extensive notes in what is very possibly Collinson's hand detail the characteristics of this plant and go on to describe Sloane's bird menagerie
 
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Alternative Names
Peter Collinson botánico

Peter Collinson botânico britânico

Peter Collinson Brits botanicus (1694-1768)

Peter Collinson englischer Botaniker

Коллинсон, Питер

Пітер Коллінсон британський ботанік, натураліст та квакер

بيتر كولنسون

ピーター・コリンソン

Languages
English (111)

Latin (6)

French (5)

Covers
The brother gardeners : botany, empire, and the birth of an obsession