Tag Archives: Mark Catesby

Alex Seltzer on Catesby

From Alex Seltzer – Catesby and physico-theology article published 20 Feb.,2016 Announcing the publication of the following article by Alex Seltzer:  “Catesby’s Conundrums:  mixing representation with metaphor,”  The British Art Journal, XVI no. 3 (Winter 2015/16), 82-92.  The author argues … Continue reading

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Charlie Jarvis’ Research

I am based in the Department of Botany at the Natural History Museum in London, where much of my research has focussed on taxonomic botany, and the application of the 9,100 binomial plant names coined by the Swede, Carl Linnaeus … Continue reading

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Research Interests of Felicity Roberts

  I have two main research interests: The first arose from my MA in Eighteenth-Century Studies at King’s College London, in conjunction with the British Museum, and concerns women’s involvement in the early modern culture of natural history, and the ‘hybrid’ texts, … Continue reading

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