TRADESCANT, John, The Elder
Musaeum Tradescantianum: Or, a collection of rarities preserved at South-Lambeth neer London by John Tradescant.London: Printed by John Grismond for Nathanael Brooke, 1656.
Catalogue of the first natural museum in England, the collection made by John Tradescant the Elder and the Younger, and left by John Tradescant the Younger to Elias Ashmole, who, along with Thomas Wharton, helped the younger Tradescant compile the catalogue. Ashmole presented the museum to Oxford University where it became the basis for the old Ashmolean Museum. This book includes on pp. 73-178, Catalogus plantarum in horto Johannes Tradescanti nascentium." Digital facsimile from the Internet Archive at this link.
Subjects: BOTANY › Catalogues of Plants, MUSEUMS › Natural History Museums / Wunderkammern
Early British botanists and their gardens, based on unpublished writings of Goodyer, Tradescant, and others. By R. T. Gunther.Oxford: at the University Press, 1922.
Most of this book concerns John Goodyer, his life, his garden, a detailed 40-page catalogue of Goodyer's library, Goodyer's list of plants, lists of plants grown in English gardens, etc. Digital facsimile from Google Books at this link.
Subjects: BIBLIOGRAPHY › Bibliographies of Natural History, BIBLIOGRAPHY › Catalogues of Physicians' / Scientists' Libraries, BOTANY › Botanical Gardens › History of Botanical Gardens