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Ferns: British & foreign

The history, organography, classification, and enumeration of the species of garden ferns with a treatise on their cultivation, etc. etc.

by John Smith

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Published by Hardwicke in London .
Written in English

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  • Ferns

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    StatementBy John Smith
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 412 p.
    Number of Pages412
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24168218M
    OCLC/WorldCa6176617

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Cyanotypes of British and Foreign Flowering Plants and Ferns (), disassembled pages of which are held by various museums and collectors; An album inscribed to "Captain Henry Dixon," Anne Dixon's nephew ().

Atkins retained the algae, ferns and other plants that she used in her work and in donated the collection to the British : 16 MarchTunbridge, Kent, England. Ferns: British & foreign: the history, organography, classification, and enumeration of the species of garden ferns with a treatise on their cultivation, etc.

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Ferns British and foreign: their history, organography, classification, and enumeration with a treatise on their cultivation, etc. etc. Ferns: British & foreign: the history, organography, classification, and enumeration of the species of garden ferns with a treatise on their cultivation, etc.

etc. Only 13 copies of the handwritten book are known to exist, some of which are in various stages of completion. Later, she would collaborate with another female botanist, Anne Dixon (–), in making two more books featuring cyanotypes: Cyanotypes of British and Foreign Ferns () and Cyanotypes of British and Foreign Flowering Plants.

Ferns, British & Foreign: The history, organography, classification, and enumeration of the the species of garden ferns. With a treatise on their cultivation, etc. London BHL Reference page. Smith, J. 2 Ed. Ferns, British & Foreign: The history.

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A Fern Book for Everybody. Containing all the British ferns, with the foreign species suitable for a fernery. by Cooke, M.C. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the All Files: HTTP link in the View the book box to the left to find XML files that contain more Pages: This banner text can have markup.

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etc". Fern identification. The following photos will allow you to identify ferns. Click on image to view plant details. Adiantum caudatum.

Adiantum pedatum. Adiantum raddianum. - Free Miniature Book printie of Anna Atkins' Pioneering Cyanotype book: "British and Foreign Ferns". This makes a " book. Along with her first book, Atkins published Cyanotypes of British and Foreign Ferns in and Cyanotypes of British and Foreign Flowering Plants and Ferns in Both books used her photogram.

After her book on algae, she collaborated with Anne Dixon on at least two more botanical books, Cyanotypes of British and Foreign Ferns and Cyanotypes of British and Foreign Flowering Plants and.

It describes how to grow ferns from spores, vegetative propagation, and the few diseases to which ferns are liable. It goes on to recommend the species and cultivars suitable for different habitats within a British garden, and the best of the foreign hardy ferns.

Illustrated with black and white photographs." Buy from A natural history book on Ferns: British & Foreign by John Smith. With numerous illustrations. John Smith () was an English botanist who was the first curator at Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew (Kew Gardens), starting in He had first been employed at the gardens as a stove boy (stoking stoves to warm the greenhouses) in   Ferns: British & Foreign.

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Album of cyanotypes of British and Foreign Ferns, made and assembled by Anna Atkins and Anne Dixon for presentation to `CSA' (unknown), Anna Atkins was a pioneering figure in photographic history, having produced the first book to use photographic illustrations - 'British Algae: Cyanotype Impressions' - in John Smith (–) was an English botanist who was the first curator at Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew (Kew Gardens), starting in He had first been employed at the gardens as a stove boy (stoking stoves to warm the greenhouses) in Along with the directors, Sir William Jackson Hooker and Sir Joseph Hooker, he oversaw the conversion of the gardens from Fields: Botany.

Free 2-day shipping. Buy Ferns at Enter Zip Code or city, : Smith John. Her book ‘Photographs of British algae: She would go on to produce similar botanical blueprints in her book ‘Cyanotypes of British and foreign ferns’ in Anna Atkins’s pioneering work serves as a reminder of the forgotten female scientists of her day.

And as we look forward to Father’s Day on 18 June, we can also celebrate. By the middle of the nineteenth century, botany was a popular amateur pursuit as well as a rapidly developing science.

First published inthis catalogue covers the flora of Britain, France, Germany, Switzerland and Italy - the most popular tourist destinations of the period. It was. A cyanotype of ferns labelled 'Ceylon', from 'Cyanotypes of British and Foreign Ferns', made by Anna Atkins in Atkins was a pioneering figure in photographic history, having produced the first book to use photographic illustrations - 'British Algae: Cyanotype Impressions' - in Search result for alfred-barton-rendle: Journal of Botany, British and Foreign Volume 34 (), The Classification of Flowering Plants; Volume 2(), Journal of Botany, British and Foreign Volume V (), Catalogue of the African Plants(), Catalogue of the African Plants(), List Of.

This is the book cover of her book “British and Foreign Flowering Plants and Ferns”. Victoria and Albert Museum, London. Above is a picture from Anna Atkins’ book. Papaver Orientale; which is Poppy, from “Cyanotypes of British and Foreign Flowering Plants and Ferns”. Victoria and AlbertFile Size: KB.

Excerpt from Ferns: British Foreign, Their History, Organography, Classification, and Enumeration: With a Treatise on Their Cultivation With regard to the wood-cuts, I have to explain that about half of the number were not specially pre pared for this work; these, in general, represent a portion of the fronds of their natural size, in some cases.

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with the Foreign Species Suitable for a Fernery - Primary Source EditionAuthor: Mordecai Cubitt Cooke. Title page from 'British and Foreign Flowering Plants and Ferns' by Anna Atkins, cyanotype, Britain, ca.

Museum Number PH 'Foreign Ferns' cyanotype insert from 'Cyanotypes of British and Foreign Ferns', made by Anna Atkins in Atkins was a pioneering figure in photographic history, having produced the first book to use photographic illustrations - 'British Algae: Cyanotype Impressions' - in   Ferns antique lithographs from the mid ’s offered framed in burl wood and unframed.

Each and every color was applied from limestone plates, in a separate and precise process, from the lightest colors to the darkest colors. Please call me for personalized service. Phone: or Email: [email protected] Ferns. This in [] was followed by another list, entitled ' Catalogue of Cultivated Ferns,' in which [] species are enumerated." The principal books published by Mr.

Smith are his Ferns, British and Foreign, issued inwhich contains a classified list of all the species then known in cultivation, full directions for the cultivation. A new cozy mystery series from USA Today best-selling author Dale Mayer.

Follow gardener and amateur sleuth Doreen Montgomery-and her amusing and mostly lovable cat, dog, and parrot-as they catch murderers and solve crimes in lovely Kelowna, British. 'This book is a good and valuable read and it is the most comprehensive book on British and Irish ferms.

As these Isles harbour a wealth of species the book is of great interest to fern enthusiasts from abroad. If you do not have the first edition, this book is a Price: $. of British and foreign specimens is present. Attached sheets of course restrict the ability to organise a collection made over time.

Fig. 1. Front cover of the book of ferns. (Photo: R.S. L. Griffith) Fig. 2. A selection of specimens from the book of ferns.

(A) Green spleenwort Asplenium viride, Dunoon, (B) Parsley fern Cryptogamma crispa.Author of The age of Mackenzie King, Towards an independent university, The disease of government, Britain and Argentina in the nineteenth century, Argentina, Britain and Argentina in nineteenth century, The individual, society and freedom, Gran Bretaña y Argentina en el siglo XIX (capítulos X y XI)Written works: The disease of government.

Ferns gives the reader an introduction to the reasons for the variety of ferns in the British Isles, as well as the history of their development within this landscape and their use by man.

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