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Collinson, Peter 1694-1768

Overview
Works: 139 works in 253 publications in 4 languages and 2,735 library holdings
Genres: Bibliography  Records and correspondence  History  Catalogs and collections  Catalogs  Biography  Glossaries, vocabularies, etc 
Roles: Author, Recipient, Former owner
Classifications: QK31.B3, 580.92
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Memorials of John Bartram and Humphry Marshall by William Darlington( Book )

14 editions published between 1849 and 1967 in English and held by 457 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 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

2 editions published in 1811 in English and held by 23 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

[Brief an Johann Ambrosius Beurer] by Peter Collinson( )

14 editions published between 1741 and 1750 in English and Latin and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

2 editions published in 1756 in French and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Forget not mee & my garden ..." : selected letters, 1725-1768 of Peter Collinson, F.R.S. by Peter Collinson( Book )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 11 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 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

2 editions published in 1752 in French and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Full text and pages of Franklin's work which describes his experiments with electricity, with commentary by I. Bernard Cohen. Copy in the Warnock Library repoduced
New experiments and observations on electricity : made at Philadelphia in America by Benjamin Franklin( Book )

4 editions published in 1754 in English and held by 5 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 5 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 4 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

[Brief an Christoph Jacob Trew] : vom 18.01.1753 : mit Siegel by Peter Collinson( )

3 editions published between 1753 and 1766 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Experiments and observations on electricity : made at Philadelphia in America, by Mr. Benjamin Franklin, and communicated in several letters to Mr. P. Collinson, of London, F.R.S by Benjamin Franklin( Book )

2 editions published in 1751 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history of Carolina : containing the exact description and natural history of that country ; together with the present state thereof and journal of a thousand miles, trave'd thro' several nations of Indians, giving a particular account of their customs, manners, &c. by John Lawson( )

2 editions published in 1714 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

See page 149 for John Lawson's description of Wild Turkeys that can be seen on display in the Charleston Library Society's November 2015 Thanksgiving Exhibit in the Main Reading Room
 
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Alternative Names
Peter Collinson botánico

Peter Collinson botânico britânico

Peter Collinson botanico inglese

Peter Collinson Brits botanicus (1694-1768)

Peter Collinson englischer Botaniker

Коллинсон, Питер

Пітер Коллінсон британський ботанік, натураліст та квакер

بيتر كولنسون نباتي

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Languages
English (129)

Latin (9)

French (5)

German (1)

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