Archives of Natural History articles

Volume 41 (2)

NELSON, E. Charles. Shadow among splendours. Lady Charlotte Wheeler-Cuffe's adventures among the flowers of Burma 1897–1921. National Botanic Gardens of Ireland, Dublin: 2014. Pp 223; illustrated. Price € 25.00 (hardback). ISBN 9780957594814.
vol. 41 (2): 377-378
MIKHAIL, Alan. Nature and empire in Ottoman Egypt: an environmental history. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge: 2011. Pp xxxi, 347; illustrated. Price £ 22.99 (paperback). ISBN 9781107640184.
vol. 41 (2): 378-379
INDEXES to Archives of natural history 41 (2014)
vol. 41 (2): 380-383

Volume 41 (1)

Charles Francis Adams: diary of a young American taxidermist visiting New Zealand, 1884–1887
vol. 41 (1): 1-16
Return to sender: Hydrozoa collected by Emperor Hirohito of Japan in the 1930s and studied in Brussels
vol. 41 (1): 17-24
The Royal Horticultural Society's 1864 botanical competition
vol. 41 (1): 25-44
Popularizing marine natural history in eighteenth- and nineteenth-century Britain
vol. 41 (1): 45-62
Natural history “collectors”: exploring the ambiguities
vol. 41 (1): 63-74
The first egg of Jerdon's courser Rhinoptilus bitorquatus and a review of the early records of this species
vol. 41 (1): 75-93
The entomologist David Sharp and his unwitting benefactor William Bontine
vol. 41 (1): 94-99
Describing plants in a new mode: the introduction of dichotomies into sixteenth-century botanical literature
vol. 41 (1): 100-112
Animal taxa named for Rollo H. Beck
vol. 41 (1): 113-123
Petrus Magni and the history of fresh-water aquaculture in the later Middle Ages
vol. 41 (1): 124-130
The katydid that was: the tananá, stridulation, Henry Walter Bates and Charles Darwin
vol. 41 (1): 131-140
The early scientific history of Galapagos iguanas
vol. 41 (1): 141-153
Michael Denis Crane (1946–2013)
vol. 41 (1): 154-158
Ming the forgotten celebrity: a giant panda skull at the Royal College of Surgeons of England
vol. 41 (1): 159-162
The natural history interests of the Barrington family of Fassaroe, County Wicklow, Ireland
vol. 41 (1): 162-164
The will of Ludwig Heinrich Bojanus (1776–1827), an interesting nineteenth-century natural history document
vol. 41 (1): 164-167
An annotated catalogue of the marine biological paintings of Thomas Alan Stephenson – a fourth missing painting found
vol. 41 (1): 167-168
Discovered in Philadelphia: a third set of Thomas Horsfield's nature prints of plants from Java
vol. 41 (1): 168-170
Another published letter by Philip Henry Gosse: a beluga in the English Channel
vol. 41 (1): 170-172
Additions to Philip Henry Gosse's bibliography: letters to newspapers and horticultural periodicals 1864–1879
vol. 41 (1): 172-175
ROBERTS, Tyson R. Systematics, biology, and distribution of the species of the oceanic oarfish genus Regalecus (Teleostei, Lampridiformes, Regalecidae). Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle, Paris: 2012. Pp 268; illustrated, with CDRom. Price € 69.00 (har
vol. 41 (1): 176-176
FINNEGAN, Rachel (editor). Letters from abroad: the Grand Tour correspondence of Richard Pococke and Jeremiah Milles. Volume 3: Letters from the East (1737–41). Pococke Press, Piltown: 2013. Pp viii, 328; illustrated. Price € 19.95 (paperback). ISBN 97809
vol. 41 (1): 176-177
SCHELL, Patience. The sociable sciences. Darwin and his contemporaries in Chile. Palgrave Macmillan, Basingstoke: 2013. Pp 312; illustrated. Price £ 55 (hardback). ISBN 9781137286055.
vol. 41 (1): 177-178
DATHAN, Wendy. The reindeer botanist: Alf Erling Porsild, 1901–1977. University of Calgary Press, Calgary: 2012. Pp xxii, 726; illustrated. Price CAD$ 44.95 (paperback). ISBN 9781552385869.
vol. 41 (1): 178-179
ANDERSON, John G. T. Deep things out of darkness. A history of natural history. University of California Press, Berkeley, Los Angeles & London: 2013. Pp xvi, 346; illustrated. Price US$ 50.00, £ 34.95 (hardback). ISBN 9780520273764.
vol. 41 (1): 179-180
MADRIÑAN, Santiago. Nikolaus Joseph Jacquin's American plants: botanical expedition to the Caribbean (1754–1759) and the publication of the Selectarum stirpium americanarum historia. Brill, Leiden & Boston: 2013. Pp 428; illustrated. Price € 123.00, US$ 1
vol. 41 (1): 180-181
WHITE, Gilbert and SECORD, Anne (editor). The natural history of Selborne. Oxford University Press, Oxford: 2013. Pp xxxvi, 316; illustrated. Price £ 14.99 (hardback). ISBN 9780199591961.
vol. 41 (1): 181-181
JOHNSON, Kristin. Ordering life: Karl Jordan and the naturalist tradition. The Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore: 2012. Pp ix, 376; illustrated. Price US$ 39.95, £ 24.00 (hardback). ISBN 9781421406008.
vol. 41 (1): 182-182
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
vol. 41 (1): 188-188

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