Illustrations of the Conchology of Great Britain and Ireland: With the Description and Localities of All the Species, Marine Land, and Fresh Water

  • Title: Illustrations of the Conchology of Great Britain and Ireland: With the Description and Localities of All the Species, Marine Land, and Fresh Water
  • Author: Thomas Brown
  • ISBN: 9781332142712
  • Page: 239
  • Format: Paperback
  • Illustrations of the Conchology of Great Britain and Ireland With the Description and Localities of All the Species Marine Land and Fresh Water Excerpt from Illustrations of the Conchology of Great Britain and Ireland With the Description and Localities of All the Species Marine Land and Fresh Water Illustrations of the Conchology of Great
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    About Thomas Brown


    1. Librarian Note There is than one author by this name in the database See Thomas Brown for details.From Captain Thomas Brown FRSE FLS 1785 October 8, 1862 was a British naturalist and malacologist.Born in Perth, Scotland, he was educated at the Edinburgh High School.At the age of twenty, he joined the Forfar and Kincardine Militia, raising to the rank of captain in 1811 When he was quartered in Manchester, he became interested in nature, and edited Oliver Goldsmith s Animated Nature After his regiment was disbanded he bought the Fifeshire flax mill That, however, burned down before Brown had the opportunity to insure it He then started to write books about nature for a living.He was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh in 1818, one of his proposers being James Jardine.In 1840 he became curator of the Manchester Museum, where he served for twenty two years.He wrote several natural history books, a few dealing with conchology He became a fellow of the Linnean Society, a member of the Wernerian, Kirwanian and Phrenological Societies, and president of the Physical Society Material from his books was used by United States naturalist Thomas Wyatt for his book Manual of Conchology.A species of sea snail, a marine gastropod, was named after him Zebina browniana d Orbigny, 1842.


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