Martyn, John, 1699-1768 (botanist, FRS)
- Existence: 1699 - 1768
Professor of Botany at Cambridge University, 1732-1768
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Short biographies of botanists; generally 1 per folio. Does not seem to be any particular ordering.
'Tabulae generum plantarum quae in Raii methodo emendata et aucta'. Pencil drawings of plants, by genera. Each page has a heading for a genus, but many are then left blank. Supposition about provenance in front of book, written by 'W. A', alongside note from C. C. B. (possibly Charles Babington) that the first volume did not accompany this. Author tought to be John Martyn, Professor of Botany at the University of Cambridge from 1732 to 1761.
- Botany 1