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The ladies" botany of Professor Lindley

abridged by the author, for the use of schools and young persons

by John Lindley

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Published by Ridgway in London .
Written in English


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Paginationxx, 424 p. :
Number of Pages424
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24365537M
OCLC/WorldCa5238480

Buy Cultivating Women, Cultivating Science: Flora's Daughters and Botany in England, to New edition by Shteir, Professor Ann B. (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.5/5(3). John Lindley, Ladies' Botany; or, A familiar introduction to the study of the natural system of botany.. London: H. G. Bohn, Lindley was a famous botanist and horticulturist and became Professor of Botany in University College, London.

In Lindley sought to augment his income and became professor of botany at the newly established London University while still continuing his post at the Royal Horticultural Society. He had not been to university himself but apparently was an excellent teacher, giving six hour-long lectures each week. Her work for Lindley is included in the publications Edward’s Botanical Register and Ladies’ Botany. Along with Augusta Innes Baker Withers, she illustrated “what is probably the finest, and certainly the largest, botanical book ever produced with lithographic plates, James Bateman’s Orchidaceae of Mexico and Guatemala ()” (Blunt).

As, however, Botany is a “wide word,” I must here premise that I only propose to treat of that part of the science which relates to the classification of plants, according to the natural system of Jussieu, as improved by the late Professor De Candolle; and that the grand object I have in view is to enable my readers to find out the name of. John Lindley (–), foundation Professor of Botany in the University of London (now University College London) from until and lecturer in botany to the Apothecaries Company from , was simultaneously a paid officer of the (Royal) Horticultural Society from until Cited by: 3.


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The treasury of botany: a popular dictionary of the vegetable kingdom: with which is incorporated a glossary of botanical terms. edited by John Lindley and Thomas Moore, assisted by numerous contributors ; illustrated by numerous woodcuts by Fitch and Branston and steel engravings by Adlard.

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Miss Drake collaborated with John Lindley in the completion of The Ladies' Botany. Lindley () was an English botanist, gardener, orchidologist and professor of botany at University College in London.

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Get this from a library. Ladies' botany, or, A familiar introduction to the study of the natural system of botany. [John Lindley].

: A Catalogue of British Plants Arranged According to the Natural System: With The Synonyms Of De Candolle, Smith, And Lindley (Cambridge Library Collection - Botany and Horticulture) (): John Stevens Henslow: BooksCited by: 3.

Inbotany had much to prove. A prominent lecturer, John Lindley, noted that 'it has been very much the fashion of late years, in this country, to undervalue the importance of this science, and to consider it an amusement for ladies rather than.

In Lindley was chosen the first professor of botany in the university of London (afterwards University College), an office which he held untilwhen he was made emeritus professor. His lectures, delivered early in the morning, were clear, concise, and profusely illustrated, and attracted large classes.

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Lindley's determination to form distinctions between polite botany - what he called "amusement for the ladies" - and botanical science"an occupation for the serious thoughts of man" - illustrates how the contributions of women were minimized in the social history of science.

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She wrote before the term was coined, and was discussed for a century as a writer of Gothic fiction, fantasy or also created the first popular gardening manuals, as opposed to specialist horticultural works, reframing the art of gardening as fit for Notable works: The Mummy!, Gardening for Ladies.The Bouncing Tigger Reads John Lindley who was a Professor of Botany at London University favoured de Candolle and therefore wanted to separate what he considered to be ‘drawing room botany’ from botany as a natural science.

He thought that Linnaeus’s system had resulted in botany becoming an ‘amusement for the ladies rather than an.