Papers of Humphrey Sibthorp

Scope and Content

  • alphabetical list of plants by Humphrey Sibthorp, n.d.
  • Catalogus Plantarum Horti Botanici Oxoniensis', 1780. Continued by Sibthorp.

Administrative / Biographical History

Humphrey Sibthorp (1713-97) was Professor of Botany at Oxford from 1747 to 1783. See under his son, John Sibthorp, in the Dictionary of National Biography for further details.