John Lightfoot: His Work and Travels (Out of Print)
By Jean K. Bowden. 1989. 255 pp.; illus.; 6 1/4 x 9 1/4"; 1.5 lbs. Published jointly with the Bentham-Moxon Trust at the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Cloth bound. ISBN 0-913196-51-7.
This account of the life and botanical work of the 18th-century English minister who wrote the first flora of Scotland included itineraries of his explorations in Scotland, Wales, Devon and Cornwall and an annotated catalogue of his herbarium, now at the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.