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White, John active 1792-1816

Overview
Works: 98 works in 168 publications in 2 languages and 906 library holdings
Genres: History  Sources  Dictionaries  Controversial literature  Juvenile works  Terminology  Tracts (Ephemera)  Pictorial works  Gazetteers  Poetry 
Roles: Author, Publisher, Bookseller, Editor, Distributor, Honoree, Printer, Redactor
Classifications: DA300, 942
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Most widely held works by John White
Elegant extracts, or, Useful and entertaining passages in prose : selected for the improvement of young persons ; being similar in design to Elegant extracts in poetry by Vicesimus Knox( Book )

6 editions published between 1801 and 1809 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Letters on the elements of botany : addressed to a lady by Jean-Jacques Rousseau( Book )

3 editions published between 1794 and 1796 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book is composed of a series of letters written by Jean-Jacques Rousseau to his cousin's daughter. They introduce both the elements of botany and the beauty of this specific study. Historically, the study of botany was used primarily for medicinal purposes, but these letters are infused with a sense of joy in the meticulous description of hyacinths, tulips, narcissus, jonquils and lilies of the valley, to name only a very few. ?
The language of botany: being a dictionary of the terms made use of in that science, principally by Linneus by Thomas Martyn( Book )

2 editions published in 1793 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

English Botany; Or, Coloured Figures Of British Plants : With Their Essential Characters, Synonyms, And Places Of Growth; To Which Will Be Added, Occasional Remarks by James Edward Smith( Book )

24 editions published between 1801 and 1814 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Horae Biblicae : being a connected series of miscellaneous notes on the original text, early versions, and printed editions of the Old and New Testament by Charles Butler( Book )

1 edition published in 1799 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Flora Græca: sive Plantarum rariorum historia, quas in provinciis aut insulis Græciæ by John Sibthorp( Book )

in Latin and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Flora britannica by James Edward Smith( Book )

3 editions published in 1800 in Latin and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sir John Froissart's chronicles of England, France, Spain, and the adjoining countries, from the latter part of the reign of Edward II. to the coronation of Henry IV by Jean Froissart( Book )

1 edition published in 1806 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Matilda, or, The Welch cottage : a poetic tale by Richard Scrafton Sharpe( Book )

2 editions published in 1801 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
John White the Younger

White, Cochrane and company

White, J. (John), active 1792-1816

White, John, bookseller

White, John, fl. 1792-1816

White, John, II

Languages
English (72)

Latin (5)