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White, Benjamin active 1785-1798

Works: 27 works in 33 publications in 2 languages and 393 library holdings
Genres: Dictionaries  Biography  Terminology  History  Records and correspondence  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Pictorial works  Autographs  Catalogs  Catalogs and collections 
Roles: Printer, Editor
Classifications: QK92, 821.5
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Most widely held works about Benjamin White
Most widely held works by Benjamin White
The natural history and antiquities of Selborne, in the county of Southampton : with engravings, and an appendix by Gilbert White( Book )

1 edition published in 1789 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Advertisement signed and dated: Gil. White. January 1st, 1788. With an index and list of errata. Sig. Ppp 2 misnumbered Pp2. The appendices are in Latin. The natural history and The antiquities each have their own half-title. P.292 misnumbered 262. Pp 441-2 are missed out of the pagination sequence but the text is continuous. With an additional titlepage, engraved. Reproduction of original from the British Library. English Short Title Catalog, ESTCT39642. Electronic data. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Thomson Gale, 2003. Page image (PNG). Digitized image of the microfilm version produced in Woodbridge, CT by Research Publications, 1982-2002 (later known as Primary Source Microfilm, an imprint of the Gale Group). (DLPS) 004806094.0001.000. (ESTC) T39642. (DocNo) CW106170544. (TCP) K039855.000. (GaleDocNo) CW3306170544. (ContentSet) ECFA. (ImageSetID) 0962001000. Http:// Http:// This keyboarded and encoded edition of the work described above is co-owned by the institutions providing financial support to the Eighteenth Century Collections Online Text Creation Partnership. Searching, reading, printing, or downloading ECCO-TCP texts is reserved for the authorized users of these project partner institutions. Permission must be granted for subsequent distribution, in print or electronically, of this text, in whole or in part. Please go to for more information
Salmagundi; : a miscellaneous combination of original poetry: consisting of illusions of fancy; amatory, elegiac, lyrical, epigrammatical, and other palatable ingredients by George Huddesford( Book )

1 edition published in 1791 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

1 edition published in 1796 in English and held by 38 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

Poetical translations from the ancients by Gilbert Wakefield( Book )

1 edition published in 1795 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains selected works of Juvenal, Horace, Virgil, Lucretius, Meleager, and Leonidas of Tarentum, with original text and English translation on opposite pages; followed by English translation of Psalms 23 and 137
Porto-bello, or, A plan for the improvement of the port and city of London by Frederick Morton Eden( Book )

1 edition published in 1798 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lives of Dr. John Donne, Sir Henry Wotton, Mr. Richard Hooker, Mr. George Herbert by Izaak Walton( Book )

1 edition published in 1796 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A letter from Mr. Dalrymple to Dr. Hawkesworth occasioned by some groundless and illiberal imputations in his account of the late voyages to the south by Alexander Dalrymple( Book )

1 edition published in 1773 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

by White family( Visual )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Primarily correspondence of Gilbert White, discussing the natural history of Selborne and other places. The letters also concern family history and news, and legal and financial matters. Also contains account books, poems, sermons, and other writings, together with correspondence of other family members, including Benjamin White, John White, Thomas Holt White, and Thomas White. Additionally, there are nature drawings and a commonplace book by John White, and a copy of the Selborne Parish Register for 1792
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White, B. (Benjamin), active 1785-1798

White, Benjamin, fl. 1785-1798