List of Abbreviations

 

BL British Library, Manuscript Department
Cavendish Mss Cavendish Scientific Manuscripts, Devonshire Mss Collection, Chatsworth
Devon. Coll. Devonshire Mss Collection, Chatsworth
DNB Dictionary of National Biography
DSB Dictionary of Scientific Biography
DTC Dawson Turner Collection
JB Journal Book of the Royal Society
BM(NH) Natural History Museum, Botany Library
PT Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London