James Sowerby (21/3/1757-25/10/1822)
Illustrator of English Botany, published in 36 volumes over 24 years, which came to be called Sowerby's Botany, although the text was written anonymously by James Edward Smith.
From "The History of the Collections Contained in the Natural History Departments of the British Museum" (1904):
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references and external links
- Kent DH & Allen DE. 1984. British and Irish Herbaria. London.