Archives of Natural History articles

Volume 42 (2)

DE SMET, Ingrid A. R. La fauconnerie à la Renaissance. Le Hieracosophion (1582–1584) de Jacques Auguste de Thou. Edition critique, traduction et commentaire précédés d'une étude historique de la chasse au vol en France au XVIe siècle. Librairie Droz, Gene
vol. 42 (2): 371-372
RIX, Martyn. The golden age of botanical art. Andre Deutsch in association with the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, London: 2012. Pp 256; illustrated. £ 25.00 (hardback). ISBN 9780233003641.
vol. 42 (2): 372-373
RADER, Karen A., and CAIN, Victoria E. M. Life on display: revolutionizing U.S. museums of science and natural history in the twentieth century. Chicago University Press, Chicago and London: 2014. Pp 467; illustrated. Price $ 45.00 (hardback). ISBN 978022
vol. 42 (2): 373-373
THOMAS, Vivian, and FAIRCLOTH, Nicki. Shakespeare's plants and gardens. A dictionary. Bloomsbury Arden Shakespeare, London: 2014. Pp xviii, 414. Price £ 100.00 (hardback). ISBN 9781441143709.
vol. 42 (2): 374-374
McGREGOR REID, Gordon, and MOORE, Geoffrey (editors). History of zoos and aquariums: from royal gifts to biodiversity conservation. North of England Zoological Society, Chester: 2014. Pp v, 158; illustrated. Price £ 20 (paperback). ISBN 9781871271058.
vol. 42 (2): 374-375
KAPLAN, Susan and PECK, Robert McCracken. North by degree: new perspectives on Arctic exploration. American Philosophical Society, Philadelphia: 2013. Pp xviii, 469; illustrated. Price US$ 50 (paperback). ISBN 9781606189238.
vol. 42 (2): 375-376
VINNEDGE, Dale. California's whaling coast. Arcadia, Charleston, South Carolina: 2014. Pp 128; illustrated. Price US$ 21.99 (paperback). ISBN 9781467131711.; VINNEDGE, Dale. Pacific Northwest's whaling coast. Arcadia, Charleston, South Carolina: 2014. Pp
vol. 42 (2): 377-378
ARCHIBALD, J. David. Aristotle's ladder, Darwin's tree. The evolution of visual metaphors for biological order. Columbia University Press, New York: 2014. Pp xii, 242; illustrated. Price US$ 60, £ 41.50 (hardback). ISBN 9780231164122.
vol. 42 (2): 378-379
BYNUM, Helen, and BYNUM, William. Remarkable plants that shape our world. Thames & Hudson in association with the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, London: 2014. Pp 240; illustrated. Price £ 24.95 (hardback). ISBN 9780500517420.
vol. 42 (2): 379-380
PHILLIPS, Charlotte and SHANE, Nora (editors). John Stuart 3rd Earl of Bute 1713–92. Botanical and horticultural interests and legacy. Luton Hoo Estate, Luton, 2014. Pp [iv], 78, illustrated. Price £ 7.99 (soft covers). ISBN 9780992985103.
vol. 42 (2): 380-380
INDEXES to Archives of natural history 42 (2015)
vol. 42 (2): 381-384

Volume 42 (1)

Isaac Bayley Balfour, Sphagnum moss, and the Great War (1914–1918)
vol. 42 (1): 1-9
Peeping at nature with the Reverend Charles A. Hall FRMS (1872–1965)
vol. 42 (1): 10-22
History of the extant museum specimens of the Faroese white-speckled raven
vol. 42 (1): 23-38
Who invented the mule deer (Odocoileus hemionus)? On the authorship of the fraudulent 1812 journal of Charles Le Raye
vol. 42 (1): 39-50
A re-examination of C. J. Temminck's sources for his descriptions of the extinct Japanese wolf
vol. 42 (1): 51-65
The publications and collections of Louis-Albert Necker (1786–1861)
vol. 42 (1): 66-75
New information on Indian rhinoceroses (Rhinoceros unicornis) in Britain in the mid-eighteenth century
vol. 42 (1): 76-84
The identity of Richard of Richard's pipit (Anthus richardi Vieillot, 1818)
vol. 42 (1): 85-90
Review of the mounted skins and skulls of the extinct Falkland Islands wolf, Dusicyon australis, held in museum collections
vol. 42 (1): 91-100
Coffee and qat on the Royal Danish expedition to Arabia – botanical, ethnobotanical and commercial observations made in Yemen 1762–1763
vol. 42 (1): 101-112
The perfect pest: natural history and the red squirrel in nineteenth-century Scotland (William T. Stearn Prize 2014)
vol. 42 (1): 113-125
Philip Brookes Mason (1842–1903): surgeon, general practitioner and naturalist
vol. 42 (1): 126-139
Józef Rostafiński's ethnobotanical enquiry of 1883 concerning Polish vernacular names and uses of plants
vol. 42 (1): 140-152
Jan Černý’s Knieha lekarska (1517): closing a gap in the history of printed illustrated herbals
vol. 42 (1): 153-164
New insights into the controversy surrounding marine biological laboratory (Marine Station) facilities in the Firth of Clyde in the early twentieth century
vol. 42 (1): 165-170
Pyrenean plants for the botanical garden of Berlin: botany as a symbol of power during the Napoleonic era
vol. 42 (1): 171-173
The myth of the Malaspina Expedition in the Galapagos Islands
vol. 42 (1): 173-175
Alfred Russel Wallace's introduction to botany through John Lindley
vol. 42 (1): 175-178
Exercitia phytologica (1792) by J. E. Gilibert in European libraries
vol. 42 (1): 178-181
Botanical contributions to the Library of Useful Knowledge
vol. 42 (1): 181-184
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