Books on Botany

1859 The Rudiments of Botany, structural and physiologica1. . . London, James S. Virtue (2nd edition 1860).

1859 Unity in Variety. . . being an attemptat developing that oneness which is discoverable in the habits, mode of growth, and principle of construction of all plants. London, James S. Virtue (2nd edition 1860).

1860 .Popular Manual of Botany . Edinburgh. Adam & Charles BIack.

Articles and Papers on Botany

1857/58 Botany, as adapted to the arts and art manufactures. London, (a series of articles) .

1859 "Contributions to organographic botany." London, Journal of the Linnean Society.

1859 "On the morphological import of certain vegetable organs." Edinburgh, Transactions of the Edinburgh Botanical Society.

1860 "On the stem or axis as the fundamental organ in the vegetable structure." Edinburgh, Transactions of the Edinburgh Botanical Society.

Unpublished Papers

1860 "On the abnormal forms of Passiflora caerulea." (Before the 30th Meeting of the British Association for the Advancement of Science.)

1860 "On the morphological laws in plants." (Before the 30th Meeting of the British Association for the Advancement of Science.)

Books on Design

1862 The Art of Decorative Design . . . London. Day and Son.

1862 Development of Ornamental Art in the International Exhibition (a critical guide). London, Day and Son.

1873 Principles of Decorative Design. London, Cassell, Petter and Galpin. (Originally published as a ser es of articles in Cassell's Technical Educator, London. 1870-73.) [available in the Internet Archive]

1874-6 Studies in Design. London, Cassell, Petter and Galpin (published in 20 monthly parts). [available in the Internet Archive]

1881 Principles of Art . . . adopted by the Art Furnishers' Alliance . . . with prefatory notes by E. Lee. London. no publisher.

1882 Japan, its architecture. art and art manufactures (on travel and design) . London, Longmans, Green & Company. [available in the Internet Archive]

1886 Modern Ornamentation. London, B. T. Batsford.

Articles on Design

1862 "On decorative art." London, The Planet.

1862 "The art of decorative design." London, The Builder.

1867/68 A series of twelve articles. London, The Chromolithograph.

1870/73 A series of articles. London, The Technical Educator (published in book form as The Principles of Decorative Design, 1873).

1876 Carpets (in British Manufacturing Industries, edited by G. Phillips Bevan). London. Edward Stanford. 1877.

I. Art Industries. II. Art Museums. III. Art Schools.

Philadelphia, The Penn Monthly

1880 A number of articles and comments. London, The Furniture Gazette.

Papers on Design

1857 "A new system of nature printing. London, Journal of the Royal Society of Arts.

1857 "On the relation of science to ornamental art. "London. Royal Institute Proceedings.

1868 "The decoration of ceilings." London. the Author.

1870 "Ornamentation considered as high art. London. Journal of the Royal Society of Arts.

1872 "Hindrances to the progress of applied art. London, Journal of the Royal Society of Arts.

1874 "Eastern art and its influence on European manufactures and taste." London. Journal of the Royal Society of Arts.


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