Ref NoGB-110/JES/COR/11/67
TitleSamuel Goodenough to James Edward Smith, at Robert Reeve's Esq, Lowestoft, [Suffolk]
DescriptionDiscusses etymology and usage of 'Atho' in "Flora Graeca". Reassures Smith he read and sent a letter on Smith's "Introduction to Botany". Advocates revival of exhibits of material at Linnean Society meetings. Thinks Smith correct about Dr [Samuel] Johnson's [(1709-1784), author] "shard-born beetle". Sick of attending the "tiresome, ill-conducted debates" at the House of Lords.
Date9 Apr 1808
LevelItem
Extent4 pp
LanguageEnglish
Related MaterialFor Smith's letter on "shard-born" beetle see JES/COR/11/66.

Sibthorp, J, (1806-1837). "Flora Graeca", London: Taylor.

Smith, J E, (1807). "An Introduction to Physiological and Systematical Botany." London: Longman.
PrevRefNo11.130
Finding_AidsDawson, W R, (1934). "Catalogue of the manuscripts in the Library of The Linnean Society - Part I. The Smith papers: The correspondence and miscellaneous papers of Sir James Edward Smith", London: Linnean Society.
Creator NameGoodenough, Samuel (1743-1827)
Access_StatusOpen
Persons
CodePersonNameDates
GB/110/1/35Goodenough; Samuel (1743-1827); Bishop of Carlisle1743-1827
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