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Hudson, William Henry (1841–1922), author and naturalist

Dennis Shrubsall.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Natural History; Literature. 2281 words.

Hudson, William Henry (1841–1922), author and naturalist, was born on 4 August 1841 on a small ranch, Los Viente-cinco Ombúes, near Quilmes in Buenos Aires province, a sovereign state of...

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Josselyn, John

Donald Wharton.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: World History; Travel and Holiday; Literary Studies (Travel Literature); Natural History. 1623 words.

Josselyn, John (fl. 1630–1675), travel writer and naturalist, was born in Willingale-Doe (probably at Torrell’s Hall), Essex, England, the son of Sir Thomas Josselyn, a gentleman...

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Krause, Herbert Arthur

Arthur R. Huseboe.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets); Natural History; Literary Studies (Fiction, Novelists, and Prose Writers); Education. 1367 words.

Krause, Herbert Arthur (25 May 1905–22 September 1976), novelist, English professor, poet, and naturalist, was born near Friberg, Minnesota, the son of Arthur Krause, a farmer and...

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Lister, Thomas (1810–1888), poet and naturalist

Gordon Goodwin.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets); Natural History. 505 words.

Lister, Thomas (1810–1888), poet and naturalist, was born at Old Mill, Barnsley, Yorkshire, on 11 February 1810, the youngest of the fourteen children of Joseph Lister, a Quaker gardener...

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Martyn, Thomas (fl. 1779–1811), natural history illustrator and pamphleteer

Anita McConnell.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literature; Literary Studies (Fiction, Novelists, and Prose Writers); Natural History; Drawing and Pastels; Painting. 676 words.

Martyn, Thomas (fl. 1779–1811), natural history illustrator and pamphleteer, was said to be a native of Coventry, Warwickshire (Nichols, 8.432). Martyn developed a talent for coloured...

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Maxwell, Gavin (1914–1969), writer and naturalist

Louis Stott.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Natural History; Literature. 836 words.

Maxwell, Gavin (1914–1969), writer and naturalist, was born on 15 July 1914 at House of Elrig, Mochrum, Wigtownshire, the youngest child of three sons and one daughter of Aymer Edward...

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Meredith [née Twamley], Louisa Anne (1812–1895), writer and naturalist

Elizabeth Lawson.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Natural History; Literature. 853 words.

Meredith [née Twamley], Louisa Anne (1812–1895), writer and naturalist, was born on 20 July 1812 at 47 Newhall Street, Birmingham, the daughter of Thomas Twamley (1757–1834), miller and...

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Plymley, Katherine (bap. 1758, d. 1829), diarist, naturalist, and painter

Jo Dahn.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online May 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Natural History; Science and Mathematics; Literature; Literary Studies (Fiction, Novelists, and Prose Writers); Drawing and Pastels; Painting. 1777 words.

Plymley, Katherine (bap. 1758, d. 1829), diarist, naturalist, and painter, was baptized at Longnor, Shropshire, on 31 January 1758, the eldest child of Joseph Plymley (1716–1802),...

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Salter, John Henry (1862–1942), naturalist and diarist

A. O. Chater.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Natural History; Literature; Literary Studies (Fiction, Novelists, and Prose Writers). 942 words.

Salter, John Henry (1862–1942), naturalist and diarist, was born on 5 June 1862 at Westleton, Suffolk, the son of William Henry Salter (d. 1869/70) and his wife Lucy, formerly Appleton. His...

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Shore, (Margaret) Emily (1819–1839), writer and naturalist

Barbara T. Gates.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Natural History; Literature. 881 words.

Shore, (Margaret) Emily (1819–1839), writer and naturalist, was born on 25 December 1819 at Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk, the eldest of the children of Thomas Shore (1793–1863) [see under Shore...

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