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Banks, Joseph 1743-1820

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Domestic medicine, or, A treatise on the prevention and cure of diseases by regimen and simple medicines : with an appendix, containing a dispensatory for the use of private practitioners by William Buchan( )

43 editions published between 1789 and 1798 in English and held by 875 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Desiderata bibliotheca Banksiana] by Joseph Banks( )

30 editions published between 1790 and 2005 in English and held by 566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to natural philosophy by William Nicholson( )

26 editions published between 1788 and 1795 in English and held by 556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Endeavour journal of Joseph Banks, 1768-1771 by Joseph Banks( Book )

38 editions published between 1959 and 1963 in English and held by 454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is part I of Joseph Banks' journal written between 25 August, 1768 and 30 March, 1770. It contains his observations of the Canary Islands, Brazil, Tierra del Fuego, The Society Islands and New Zealand
An account of the voyages undertaken by the order of His Present Majesty for making discoveries in the Southern Hemisphere, and successively performed by Commodore Byron, Captain Wallis, Captain Carteret, and Captain Cook, in the Dolphin, the Swallow, and the Endeavour : drawn up from the journals which were kept by the several commanders, and from the papers of Joseph Banks, Esq by John Hawkesworth( Book )

28 editions published between 1773 and 1785 in English and held by 440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bestseller in its day, this three-volume work vividly recounts significant voyages made by Britain's leading navigators. A prominent figure in London cultural life, John Hawkesworth (c.1720-73) was commissioned by the Admiralty to compile, from the captains' journals, the official record of voyages which included James Cook's first journey to the South Pacific. Reissued here is the Dublin edition based on the first printing of 1773; a second edition appeared later in the year. Critical opinion was fierce, however, with Hawkesworth accused of impiety, manipulating the original texts and promoting the sexual freedoms of Pacific islanders. Devastated by these attacks, he died the same year. Later taken aboard the Beagle with Darwin, the work still speaks to scholars and students of nautical exploration. Volume 2 presents the first part of Cook's account of his first voyage, including fascinating descriptions of Tahiti and his mapping of New Zealand
A narrative of the extraordinary adventures of four Russian sailors : who were cast away on the desert island of East-Spitzbergen. To which is added, a droll story of a fisherman by Joseph Banks( )

7 editions published between 1799 and 1800 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A short account of the cause of the disease in corn, called by farmers the blight, the mildew, and the rust by Joseph Banks( )

26 editions published between 1805 and 1815 in English and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Letters from the Hon. David Humphreys, F.R.S. to the Rt. Hon. Sir Joseph Banks ... : containing some account of the serpent of the ocean, frequently seen in Gloucester bay by David Humphreys( )

7 editions published in 1817 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catalogue of the natural history drawings commissioned by Joseph Banks on the Endeavour voyage, 1768-1771, held in the British Museum (Natural History) by British Museum (Natural History)( Book )

10 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catalogus bibliothecæ historico-naturalis Josephi Banks by Joseph Banks( Book )

6 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The art of improving the breeds of domestic animals by John Saunders Sebright( )

5 editions published in 1809 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Joseph Banks : a lifeSexual encounters : Pacific texts, modern sexualitiesThe letters of Sir Joseph Banks : a selection, 1768-1820Sex, botany & empire : the story of Carl Linnaeus and Joseph BanksThe age of wonder : how the romantic generation discovered the beauty and terror of scienceScience in the service of empire : Joseph Banks, the British state and the uses of science in the age of revolutionJoseph Banks and the English Enlightenment : useful knowledge and polite cultureThe life of Sir Joseph Banks, President of the Royal Society : with some notices of his friends and contemporaries
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Bancks, Josephus 1743-1820


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