Archives of Natural History articles

Volume 42 (1)

ACHIM, Miruna and PODGORNY, Irina (editors), Museos al detalle: colecciones, antigüedades e historia natural. Prohistoria Ediciones, Rosario: 2013. Pp 278; illustrated. ARS$ 147.00 (paperback). ISBN 9789871855681.
vol. 42 (1): 185-186
WYSE JACKSON, Peter. Ireland's generous nature. The past and present uses of wild plants in Ireland. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St Louis: 2014. Pp [xiv], 750: illustrated. Price US$ 60.00. ISBN 9780915279784 (cloth).
vol. 42 (1): 186-186
THORSEN, Liv Emma, RADER, Karen A. and DODD, Adam (editors). Animals on display: the creaturely in museums, zoos and natural history. The Pennsylvania State University Press, University Park, Pennsylvania: 2013. Pp 232; illustrated. Price US$ 64.95 (hardb
vol. 42 (1): 187-187
EDGINGTON, John. Who found our ferns? A history of the discovery of Britain's ferns, club mosses, quillworts and horsetails. British Pteridological Society, London: 2013. Pp 216; illustrated. Price £ 15.00 (paperback). ISBN 9780992612016.
vol. 42 (1): 188-189
NELSON, E. Charles. John Scouler (c.1804–1871), Scottish naturalist: a life, with two voyages. Glasgow Natural History Society, Glasgow: 2014. Pp 142; illustrated. Price £ 11.00 (paperback). ISBN 9780956529510.
vol. 42 (1): 189-189
BINNEMA, Ted. Enlightened zeal, the Hudson's Bay Company and scientific networks, 1670–1870. University of Toronto Press, Toronto: 2014. Pp xvi, 458; illustrated. Price CAD$ 85 (cloth), CAD$ 37.95 (paperback). ISBN 9781442646971 (cloth), 9781442614758 (pa
vol. 42 (1): 190-191
TERRALL, Mary. Catching nature in the act. Réaumur and the practice of natural history in the eighteenth century. The University of Chicago Press, Chicago & London: 2014. Pp 275; illustrated. Price US$ 40.00 (hardback). ISBN 9780226088600.
vol. 42 (1): 191-192
SETZ, Clemens J. and FISCHEL, Angela. Die verlorenen Welten des Zdeněk Burian. Matthes & Seitz, Berlin: 2013 (Naturkunden no. 8). Pp 240; illustrated. Price € 68.00 (hardback). ISBN 9783882210811.; MILNER, Richard. Charles R. Knight: the artist who saw t
vol. 42 (1): 192-193
FAIRMAN, Elisabeth R. (editor). Of green leaf, bird, and flower: artists’ books and the natural world. Yale University Press, New Haven & London: 2014. Pp 247; illustrated. Price US$ 70.00, UK£ 40.00 (hardback). ISBN 9780300204247.
vol. 42 (1): 193-194
BRUSIUS, Mirjam, DEAN, Katrina and RAMALINGAM, Chitra (editors). William Henry Fox Talbot beyond photography. The Yale Center for British Art and The Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art, New Haven, Connecticut & London: 2013. Pp viii, [2], 308:
vol. 42 (1): 194-195
BIRKHEAD, Tim, WIMPENNY, Jo and MONTGOMERIE, Bob. Ten thousand birds: ornithology since Darwin. Princeton University Press, Princeton: 2014. Pp xvii, 524; illustrated. Price £ 29.95 (hardback). ISBN 9780691151977.
vol. 42 (1): 195-196

Volume 41 (2)

Natural history in newspapers: Dugald Semple (1884–1964), Ayrshire naturalist and nature journalist
vol. 41 (2): 1-14
Doryanthes excelsa and Rafflesia arnoldii: two “swagger prints” by Edward Smith Weddell (1796–1858), and the work of the Weddell family of engravers (1814–1852)
vol. 41 (2): 189-208
Dorothea Eliza Smith, artist of “The Fruits of the Lima market”
vol. 41 (2): 223-229
Maidstone's woodpecker – an unexpected bird specimen in the herbarium of Sir Hans Sloane
vol. 41 (2): 230-239
Axel Elof Jäderholm (1868–1927) of Sweden: educator, hydrozoan zoologist and botanist
vol. 41 (2): 240-250
Juan Cristóbal Gundlach's contributions to the knowledge of Puerto Rican birds and his influence on the development of natural history in Puerto Rico
vol. 41 (2): 251-269
Squirrels from the Mariana Islands (south-western Pacific) in the Naturalis Biodiversity Center, Leiden, with notes on the mammalian fauna of this Micronesian archipelago
vol. 41 (2): 270-279
“A Dissertation on Swallows” with comments on their migration by the eighteenth-century Maryland naturalist, Henry Callister
vol. 41 (2): 280-293
The difficult provenance of Ferdinand von Mueller's zoological specimens
vol. 41 (2): 294-308
An anonymous account of Mary Anning (1799–1847), fossil collector of Lyme Regis, England, published in Chambers's journal in 1857, and its attribution to Frank Buckland (1826–1880), George Roberts (c.1804–1860) and William Buckland (1784–1856)
vol. 41 (2): 309-325
Clemente Onelli's sketch map and his first-hand, retrospective account of an early fossil-hunting expedition along the Río Santa Cruz, southern Patagonia, 1888–1889
vol. 41 (2): 326-337
A review of nineteenth-century records of Sowerby's beaked whale (Mesoplodon bidens)
vol. 41 (2): 338-356
The birth, death and resurrection of the “geneticologists”
vol. 41 (2): 357-359
Archibald Menzies's visit to Isla del Coco, January 1795: addendum, Callicosta rugifolia (Müll. Hal.) Crosby
vol. 41 (2): 359-360
Two early nineteenth-century uses of the term “evolution” to denote biological speciation
vol. 41 (2): 360-362
The dates of the parts of Mark Catesby's The natural history of Carolina … (London, 1731–1743 [1729–1747])
vol. 41 (2): 362-364
COCKER, Mark and TIPLING, David. Birds and people. Jonathan Cape, London: 2013. Pp 592; illustrated. Price £ 40.00 (hardback). ISBN 9780224081740.
vol. 41 (2): 365-365
DAWES, Peter R. The Koch family papers. Part 1. New insight into the life, work and aspirations of Greenland geo-explorer Lauge Koch (1892–1964). Geological Survey of Denmark and Greenland, Copenhagen: 2012. Pp 220; illustrated. Price DKK 150.00 (paperbac
vol. 41 (2): 366-366
LIGHTNER, James (editor). Parry's California notebooks, 1849–51 with letters to John Torrey. Charles Christopher Parry (1823–1890). San Diego Flora, San Diego, California: 2014. Pp vi, 170; illustrated. Price: US$ 24.95 (hardback). ISBN 9780974998169.; L
vol. 41 (2): 367-367
GLAUBRECHT, Matthias. Am Ende des Archipels: Alfred Russel Wallace. Galiani, Berlin: 2013. Pp 442; illustrated. Price € 24.99 (hardback). ISBN 9783869710709.
vol. 41 (2): 367-368
RITTERBUSCH, Cory. H. S. Pepoon: pioneer conservationist of northwest Illinois (essays on ecology 1904–1933). Prairie Works, Inc., Galena: 2011. Pp viii, 191; illustrated. Price US$ 30.00 (paperback). ISBN 9780615431239.
vol. 41 (2): 368-369
HARRISON, Tony and HARRISON, Vicki. Theodore Thompson Flynn. Not just Errol's father. Artemis, Hobart: 2013. Pp 38; illustrated. Price A$ 35.00 (paperback). ISBN 9780646594781.
vol. 41 (2): 369-370
JACKSON, Christine. John James LaForest Audubon: an English perspective. Christine Jackson, Suffolk: 2013. Pp xxi, 234; illustrated. Price £ 40, US$ 60 (hardback); £ 75, US$ 115 (signed quarter leather edition of 30 copies). No ISBN. Details of how to obt
vol. 41 (2): 370-371
HUNTER, Matthew C. Wicked intelligence. Visual art and the science of experiment in Restoration London. University of Chicago Press, Chicago: 2013. Pp xi, 329; illustrated. Price US$ 55.00 (hardback). ISBN 9780226017297.
vol. 41 (2): 371-372
SWANN, Marjorie (editor), WALTON, Izaak and COTTON, Charles. The compleat angler. Oxford University Press, Oxford: 2014. Pp 328; illustrated. Price £ 14.95, US$ 29.95 (hardback). ISBN 9780199650743.
vol. 41 (2): 372-373
VELTEN, Hannah. Beastly London: a history of animals in the city. Reaktion, London: 2013. Pp 288; illustrated. Price £ 29.00 (hardback). ISBN 9781780231679.
vol. 41 (2): 373-374
FRY, Carolyn. The plant hunters: the adventures of the world's greatest botanical explorers. University of Chicago Press, Chicago: 2013. Pp 63; illustrated. Price US$ 30.00 (hardback). ISBN 9780226093314.
vol. 41 (2): 374-375
DONALD, Diana, with contributions by DONALD, Paul. The art of Thomas Bewick. Reaktion Books, London: 2013. Pp 328; illustrated. Price £ 40.00 (hardback). ISBN 9781780231099.
vol. 41 (2): 375-376
ANDERSON, Ted R. The life of David Lack: father of evolutionary ecology. Oxford University Press USA, New York: 2013. Pp 352; illustrated. Price US$ 59.00, £ 37.50 (hardback). ISBN 9780199922642.
vol. 41 (2): 376-377