Index in Chronological Order



Leonhart Fuchs. De Historia Stirpium Comentarii Insignes.

Pietro Andrea Mattioli. Commentarii in Libros Sex Pedacii Dioscoridis.

Conrad Gesner. Historiae Animalium.

Joannes Jonstonus. Historiae Naturalis de Quadrupetibus.

John Ray. The Wisdom of God Manifested in the Works of Creation.

Thomas Burnet. The Sacred Theory of the Earth.

Richard Bradley. A Philosophical Account of the Works of Nature.

Johannes Commelin. Horti Medici amstelodamensis rariorum tam Orientalis, quàm Occidentalis Indiae, aliarumque peregrinarum plantarum, magno studio ac labore, sumptibus Civitatis amstelodamensis, longâ annorum serie collectarum, descriptio et icones ad vivum æri incisæ.

Mark Catesby. The Natural History of Carolina, Florida and the Bahama Islands: Containing the Figures of Birds, Beasts, Fishes, Serpents, Insects, and Plants: Particularly the Forest-trees, Shrubs, and Other Plants, Not Hitherto Described, or Very Incorrectly Figured by Authors: Together with their Description in English and French, to which, are Added Observations on the Air, Soil, and Waters, with Remarks upon Agriculture, Grain, Pulse, Roots etc: to the Whole, is Prefixed a New and Correct Map of the Countries Treated of.

Carolus Linnaeus. Philosophia Botanica in qva explicantvr fvndementa botanica cvm definitionibvs partium, exemplis terminorvm, observationibvs rariorvm.

John Hawkesworth. 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.

Georges-Louis Leclerc, Comte de Buffon. Histoire Naturelle des Oiseaux.

Gilbert White. The Natural History and Antiquities of Selborne, in the County of Southampton.

Erasmus Darwin. Zoonomia: or, the Laws of Organic Life.

Erasmus Darwin. The Botanic Garden: a Poem, in Two Parts: With Philosophical Notes.

Jean-Baptiste Lamarck. Dictionnaire encyclopédique methodique: Planches de botanique.

Robert Thornton. The Temple of Flora: or, Garden of Nature, being Picturesque Botanical Plates of the New Illustration of the Sexual System of Linnaeus.

William Paley. Natural Theology: or, Evidences of the Existence and Attributes of the Deity, Collected from the Appearances of Nature.

Georges Cuvier. Le Règne Animal Distribué d’après son Organization: pour Servir de Base a l’Histoire Naturelle des Animaux et d’Introduction à l’Anatomie Comparé.

Alexander von Humboldt. Personal Narrative of Travels to the Equinoctial Regions of the New Continent During the Years 1799-1804.

William Ellis. Polynesian Researches, During a Residence of Nearly Six Years in the South Sea Islands, including Descriptions of the Natural History and Scenery of the Islands, with Remarks on the History, Mythology, Traditions, Government, Arts, Manners, and Customs of the Inhabitants.

Charles Darwin. Narrative of the Surveying Voyage of His Majesty’s Ships Adventure and Beagle, Between the Years 1826 and 1836: Describing their Examination of the Southern Shores of South America, and the Beagle’s Circumnavigation of the Globe. Vol. 3: Journals and Remarks, 1832-1836.

Charles Lyell. Principles of Geology: Being an Attempt to Explain the Former Changes in the Earth’s Surface, by Reference to Causes Now in Operation.

Richard Owen. A History of British Fossil Mammals, and Birds.

Robert Chambers. Vestiges of the Natural History of Creation.

Joseph Dalton Hooker. The Rhododendrons of Sikkim-Himalaya, Being an Account, Botanical and Geographical, of the Rhododendrons Recently Discovered in the Mountains of Eastern Himalaya, from Drawings and Descriptions Made on the Spot, during a Government Botanical Mission to that Country.

John Gould. A Monograph of the Trochilidæ, or Family of Humming Birds.

Charles Darwin. On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection, or the Preservation of Favoured Races in the Struggle for Life.

Charles Darwin. The Descent of Man, and Selection in Relation to Sex.

Thomas Huxley. Evidence as to Man’s Place in Nature.

Charles Lyell. The Geological Evidences of the Antiquity of Man; with Remarks on Theories of the Origin of Species by Variation.

Alfred Russel Wallace. Contributions to the Theory of Natural Selection: a Series of Essays.




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