A bibliography of British Lepidoptera, 1608-1799

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Chiswick Press, 1960 - Nature - 315 pages
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A bibliography of British works on butterflies and moths from the early seventeenth to late eighteenth centuries. Includes biographical information on the authors covered. Plates are mainly portraits of the authors.

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Contents

JOHN
8
Wisdom of God
14
Methodus Insectontm
25
CHRISTOPHER MERRETT
34
Martin Lister
38
Johannes Godartius of Insects
39
WILLIAM DERHAM
65
Philosophical Letters
76
RICHARD BROOKES
180
John Berkenhout
192
Outlines of the Natural History of Great Britain
193
Catalogue of British Insects
199
Instructions for Collecting and Preserving Insects
205
John Lettsom
207
CARL LINNUS
211
John Aikin
214

Eleazar Albin
77
Philosophical Account of the Works of Nature
83
Description Of some curious and uncommon
111
Elizabeth Blackwell
114
Holograph of a supplement
121
Directions for making a Collection
123
George Edwards
127
CHARLES SMITH
144
Charles Smith
145
MOSES HARRIS
156
Proposals for Harriss Aurelian
156
The same holograph second
166
English Lepidoptera
168
John Miller
176
Naturalists Calendar
220
WILLIAM MARTYN
224
George Shaw
229
GEORGE SHAW and FREDERICK NODDER
230
G RILEY
246
ANONYMOUS
254
Instructions for Collecting
276
James Bolton
278
GEORGE CRABBE
284
Ellenor Fenn
290
ANONYMOUS
292
Arthur Aikin
293
Booksellers printers and publishers
303
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