Archives of Natural History articles

Volume 41 (1)

BALDWIN, Stuart A. A brief bibliography of Sir Charles Lyell, FRS, Bt, geologist. Baldwin's Scientific Books, Wickham Bishops, Witham, Essex: 2013. Pp iv, 31; illustrated. Available for free download: see www.fossilbooks.co.uk.
vol. 41 (1): 183-183
BURTT, Edward H. and DAVIS, William E. Alexander Wilson. The Scot who founded American ornithology. Harvard University Press, Cambridge, Massachusetts: 2013. Pp 464; illustrated. Price US$ 35.00, £ 25.00, € 31.50 (hardback). ISBN 9780674072558.
vol. 41 (1): 183-184
KUSUKAWA, Sachiko. Picturing the book of nature: image, text, and argument in sixteenth-century human anatomy and medical botany. University of Chicago Press, Chicago: 2012. Pp 331; illustrated. Price US$ 50.00 (hardback). ISBN 9780226465296.
vol. 41 (1): 184-185
SCHMITT, Michael. From taxonomy to phylogenetics: life and work of Willi Hennig. Brill, Leiden: 2013. Pp xiv, 208; illustrated. Price € 96.00, US$ 132.00 (hardback). ISBN 9789004219281.
vol. 41 (1): 185-186
SHORT, Emma and GEORGE, Alex. A primer of botanical Latin with vocabulary. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge: 2013. Pp xv, 292. Price £ 24.99, US$ 39.99 (paperback). ISBN 9781107693753.
vol. 41 (1): 186-187
SAUNDERS, Nicholas J. The poppy. A cultural history from Ancient Egypt to Flanders Fields to Afghanistan. Oneworld, London: 2013. Pp xiv, 303; illustrated. Price £ 20.00. ISBN 9781851687053 (hardback).
vol. 41 (1): 187-187
Archives of natural history 40 part 2, p. 369
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Volume 40 (2)

The beauty of Victorian beasts: illustration in the Reverend J. G. Wood's Homes without hands (W. T. Stearn Prize 2012)
vol. 40 (2): 193-212
The rhinoceros (fl. 1770–1793) of King Louis XV and its horns
vol. 40 (2): 213-227
Behind the scenes of Scottish researches into agar supply during the 1940s
vol. 40 (2): 228-243
Adam Zalužanský’s “De sexu plantarum” (1592): an early pioneering chapter on plant sexuality
vol. 40 (2): 244-256
Solution to a 300-year-old zoological mystery: the case of Thomas Bartholin's merman
vol. 40 (2): 257-262
Zoological eponyms honouring the botanist Ferdinand von Mueller
vol. 40 (2): 263-269
Note on James Sowerby and the discovery of Sowerby's beaked whale, Mesoplodon bidens
vol. 40 (2): 270-276
The introduction of the eleven-spotted ladybird Coccinella undecimpunctata to New Zealand in 1874: the first use of a ladybird for biological control, or a spurious record created by cumulative misreporting?
vol. 40 (2): 277-293
A seventeenth-century warthog skull in Oxford, England
vol. 40 (2): 294-301
A re-evaluation of the nineteenth-century naturalist Henri de Saussure
vol. 40 (2): 302-319
James Rennie (1786–1867) in Australia, 1840–1867
vol. 40 (2): 320-323
Carl Gottfried Semper (1832–1893) and the location of his type specimens of sea cucumbers
vol. 40 (2): 324-339
Eleazar Albin in Don Saltero's coffee-house in 1736: how the Jamaican mango hummingbird got its name, Trochilus mango
vol. 40 (2): 340-344
Nikolaus Joseph Jacquin's enigmatic Icones selectarum stirpium americanarum (1797)
vol. 40 (2): 345-350
Inscribed copy of Animal life on the shores of the Clyde and Firth
vol. 40 (2): 351-0
Bonelli's record of the demoiselle crane, Grus virgo from Piedmont, Italy
vol. 40 (2): 351-354
Sea spiders misrepresented (1887) as crustacean parasites of cetaceans
vol. 40 (2): 354-357
The Catesby brothers and the early eighteenth-century natural history of Gibraltar
vol. 40 (2): 357-360
A seventeenth-century French painting of a warthog
vol. 40 (2): 360-362
ROUSSEAU, George. The notorious John Hill: the man destroyed by ambition in the era of celebrity. Lehigh University Press, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania: 2012. Pp xxxi, 389; illustrated. Price US$ 90.00 (hardback). ISBN 9781611461206.
vol. 40 (2): 363-364
PREECE, Richard C. and SPARKS, Tim H. Fauna cantabrigiensis. The vertebrate and molluscan fauna of Cambridgeshire by the Rev Leonard Jenyns (1800–1893): transcript and commentaries. The Ray Society, London: 2012. Pp vii, 226; illustrated. Price £ 65.00 (h
vol. 40 (2): 364-365
AYRES, Peter G. Shaping ecology: the life of Arthur Tansley. Wiley-Blackwell, Chichester: 2012. Pp xii, 213; illustrated. Price £ 65.00 (hardback), £ 19.99 (paperback). ISBN 9780470671566 (hardback), 9780470671542 (paperback).
vol. 40 (2): 365-366
BLEICHMAR, Daniela. Visible empire: botanical expeditions and visual culture in the Hispanic Enlightenment. University of Chicago Press, Chicago: 2012. Pp 288; illustrated. Price US$ 55.00 (hardback). ISBN 9780226058535.
vol. 40 (2): 366-367
ADLER, Kraig (editor). Contributions to the history of herpetology. Volume 3. Society for the Study of Amphibians and Reptiles, Vancouver: 2012. Pp 564; illustrated. Price US$ 75.00 (hardback). ISBN 9780916984823.
vol. 40 (2): 367-0
COCCO, Sean. Watching Vesuvius: a history of science and culture in early modern Italy. Chicago University Press, Chicago: 2012. Pp xii, 322; illustrated. Price US$ 45.00, £ 29.00 (hardback). ISBN 9780226923710.
vol. 40 (2): 368-0
BERENTSON, Quinn. Moa: the life and death of New Zealand's legendary bird. Craig Potton, Nelson (New Zealand): 2012. Pp 300; illustrated. Price NZ$ 49.99 (hardback). ISBN 9781877517846.
vol. 40 (2): 369-0
LACK, H. Walter and GROTZ, Kathrin (editors). Floras Schätze – Die Erfassung der Grünen Welt. Flora's treasures – recording the green world. Botanisches Museum Berlin-Dahlem, Berlin: 2012. Pp 132; illustrated. Price € 8.50 (paperback). ISBN 878921800706.
vol. 40 (2): 370-0
HATCH, Peter and WATERS, Alice. “A rich spot of earth”: Thomas Jefferson's revolutionary garden at Monticello. Yale University Press, New Haven: 2012. Pp xiv, 266; illustrated. Price US$ 35.00 (hardback). ISBN 9780300171143.
vol. 40 (2): 371-0
ROUSSEAU, Jean-Jacques and KOBAYASHI, Takuya (editor). Ecrits sur la botanique. (Jean-Jacques Rousseau. Œuvres complètes, volume 11.) Slatkine, Geneva and Champion, Paris: 2012. Pp xvii, 434; illustrated. Price € 40.00 (paperback). ISBN 9782051023955.
vol. 40 (2): 371-372
BIRKHEAD, Tim. Bird sense: what it's like to be a bird. Bloomsbury, London: 2012. Pp xii, 265; illustrated. Price £ 16.99 (hardback). ISBN 9781408820131.
vol. 40 (2): 372-373
EGERTON, Frank N. Roots of ecology: antiquity to Haeckel. University of California Press, Berkeley: 2012. Pp xiv, 274; illustrated. Price £ 52.00 (hardback). ISBN 9780520271746.
vol. 40 (2): 373-374
BURNS, Dick. Pathfinders in Tasmanian botany: an honour roll of people connected through naming Tasmanian plants. Tasmanian Arboretum Inc., Devonport, Tasmania: 2012. Pp vi, 260; illustrated. Price AU$ 40.00 (paperback). ISBN 9780646580388.
vol. 40 (2): 375-0
MacGREGOR, Arthur. Animal encounters: human and animal interaction in Britain from the Norman conquest to World War One. Reaktion, London: 2012. Pp 552; illustrated. Price £ 40.00 ISBN 9781861898494.
vol. 40 (2): 375-376