Always up to 75% off publishers' prices

James Sowerby

The Enlightenment's Natural Historian

Paul Henderson

An outstanding artist and natural historian, James Sowerby (1757–1822) was unusual in being his own researcher, writer, illustrator and publisher – and in being an artisan. This first full biography of Sowerby illuminates his contemporary world of natural scientists and is illustrated with his very fine engravings, including works from the great Flora Graeca; from Exotic Botany, which featured specimens sent from places as far-flung as Australia, Nepal and the Caribbean; and from books on fungi, fossils and minerals.
Postscript description

RRP £35.00

£14.99

Only 6 left

Free UK delivery on orders over £25

Product information:
  • Publisher: Kew
  • Year: 2015
  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 332pp
  • Illustrated: Yes
  • Dimensions: 245x183mm
  • ISBN: 9781842465967
  • Condition: New
  • Weight: 1.4kg
Product code:
509066
Product information
Delivery information

UK

Free UK standard delivery on all online orders over £25

All orders (standard delivery)‭: ‬£3.00

Next day‭ (orders placed between 2pm Mon - Fri): ‬£6.00

Standard delivery‭: ‬3-5‭ ‬working days‭ (‬Highlands and Islands 5-7‭ ‬working days‭)‬

Next day delivery‭: ‬Available all UK excluding Highlands and Islands

Collect your order from a local shop – prices and delivery times as above

Overseas

All orders‭: ‬delivery costs for orders outside the UK are based on country of destination and product weight.

You can view your overseas delivery cost using the Summary section within the Basket‭.‬

For more information on delivery/overseas orders please refer to our Delivery Information.