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Eighteenth-Century Life (2018) 42 (2): 73–93.
Published: 01 April 2018
... derives principally from the discourse of Linnaean taxonomy, with which Burney was familiar primarily through the personal tutelage of the botanist Daniel Solander (a social acquaintance of her father Charles, and a professional contact of her brother James). Ultimately, taxonomic discourse supplied...
Eighteenth-Century Life (2004) 28 (3): 118–127.
Published: 01 September 2004
....21 What its author could not have anticipated, however, was that his narrative would quickly be overshadowed by a volume published later that year, A Journal of a Voyage Around the World. Here Joseph Banks and Daniel Solander gave an account of Cook’s circumnavigation of the globe, which...
Eighteenth-Century Life (2011) 35 (2): 102–107.
Published: 01 April 2011
... John Ellis and the botanists and naturalists Joseph Banks and Daniel Solander. But how did Delany’s work engage with the scientific developments of the period? John Edmondson shows that Delany was certainly familiar with Linnaean binomial classification, since she described the majority...
Eighteenth-Century Life (2018) 42 (2): 1–11.
Published: 01 April 2018
... was familiar through the personal tutelage by the botanist Daniel Solander. Science and sociability are inextricably linked in Burney’s novel, and her interest in science was enabled by the ardent sociability of the realms in which her family moved, and which they helped create. Furthermore, taxonomic...
Eighteenth-Century Life (2002) 26 (3): 181–201.
Published: 01 September 2002
... have not been able to embolden myself to ask for seeds” (CW, 8:223). In a letter of 23 January 1772 he asks the duchess of Portland for reject or duplicate “austral” fruits or seeds from those she has obtained from Daniel Solander, botanist on Cook’s recent...
Eighteenth-Century Life (2006) 30 (2): 98–115.
Published: 01 April 2006
... what provocations, but in Poverty Bay he (with Solander and Banks) killed four Maori who were doing no more than resisting kidnap. Although in Tonga he ordered ﬂ ogging and mutila- tion for oﬀ enses as minor as the taking of a nail, and once devastated a whole region, burning canoes and houses...
Eighteenth-Century Life (2006) 30 (3): 107–134.
Published: 01 September 2006
...,” it is Joseph Banks’s friend Daniel Solander who is associated with botany. 12. Of course the images of Banks brieﬂ y mentioned here have complex meanings, politically as well as in terms of the status of natural history; for recent discussion, see Noah Heringman, “‘Peter Pindar,’ Joseph Banks...
Eighteenth-Century Life (2014) 38 (3): 1–29.
Published: 01 September 2014
..., and Serendipity (New York: Oxford Univ., 2012). 4. The curator of the Duchess of Portland’s collection was Linnaeus’s protégé, the botanist Daniel Solander. See Susan Walker, The Portland Vase (London: British Museum, 2004), 25. 5. The illustrations were Darwin’s idea. The only available...