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Richard Bradley (died 5 November 1732) was an English botanist. His early life is obscure and even his date of birth is uncertain, possibly it was 1688.

He was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society in 1712. In 1714 he visited the Netherlands where he took an interest in horticulture. Back in England, he worked at Cannons, Middlesex, the estate of James Brydges, 1st Duke of Chandos, FRS. Bradley's employer was a very wealthy man until he incurred losses in the South Sea Bubble. Chandos and Bradley shared an interest in exotic plants such as the pineapple. Bradley's responsibilities at Cannons included the hot-house and the "physic garden" (i.e. a botanical garden). He was dismissed for financial mismanagement.

In 1724 he was appointed the first Professor of Botany, Cambridge University. He indicated that he would work to establish a botanical garden in Cambridge, but died in office without the project having made any progress.

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Total Books: 114
A Geography of Offerings Deposits of Valuables in the Landscapes of Ancient Europe
The Later Prehistory of North-West Europe The Evidence of Development-led Fieldwork
The Idea of Order The Circular Archetype in Prehistoric Europe
New Improvements of Planting and Gardening Both Philosophical and Practical In Three Parts
Ten Partical Discourses Concerning the Four Elements as They Relate to the Growth of Plants
The Country Gentleman and Farmer's Monthly Director
2009 - The Country Gentleman and Farmer's Monthly Director (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781151727039
ISBN-10: 1151727032
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Ten Practical Discourses
2009 - Ten Practical Discourses (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781151646620
ISBN-10: 1151646628
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New Improvements of Plantingand Gardening
2009 - New Improvements of Plantingand Gardening (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781150778643
ISBN-10: 1150778644
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A Course of Lectures Upon the Materia Medica Antient and Modern Read in the Physick Schools at Cambridge by R Bradley
New improvements of planting and gardening
2009 - New Improvements of Planting and Gardening (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780217846530
ISBN-10: 021784653X
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A Philosophical Account of the Works of Nature
2009 - A Philosophical Account of the Works of Nature [1739] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780217428132
ISBN-10: 0217428134
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A Complete Body of Husbandry
2009 - A Complete Body of Husbandry (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780217335225
ISBN-10: 0217335225
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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A Complete Body Of Husbandry Collected From The Practice And Experience Of The Most Considerable Farmers In Britain
A Survey Of The Ancient Husbandry And Gardening
2009 - A Survey of the Ancient Husbandry and Gardening [1725] (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781104601645
ISBN-10: 1104601648
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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The Artificial Gardener Being A Discovery Of A New Invention For The Sudden Growth Of All Sorts Of Trees And Plants
The Country Housewife And Lady's Director Part 2 In The Management Of A House And The Delights And Profits Of A Farm
Image and Audience Rethinking Prehistoric Art
2009 - Image and Audience Rethinking Prehistoric Art (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780199533855
ISBN-10: 0199533857
Genres: Arts & Photography, Nonfiction
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The Greatest Game The Day that Bucky Yaz Reggie Pudge and Company Played the Most Memorable Game in Baseball's Most Intense Rivalry
2007 - Bradley's Giant Piano Book [Easy Piano Book - 15th updated edition] (Paperback)
2007 - The Prehistory of Britain and Ireland [Cambridge World Archaeology] (Paperback)Hardcover
2002 - Fun-to-play Patriotic Songs [Big Note Piano: Level 2] (Paperback)
2002 - Design Controls for the Medical Device Industry [Lung Biology in Health & Disease] (Hardcover)
2000 - The Christmas Collection Easy Piano [Easy Piano Warner Bros.] (Paperback)Paperback
2000 - The Good Stones a New Investigation of the Clava Cairns [Society of Antiquaries of Scotland Monograph] (Paperback)
1993 - Altering the Earth [ED-ANTIQS] (Paperback)
1978 - Prehistoric Settlement of Britain [The Archaeology of Britain] (Hardcover)
1972 - Mesolithic Assemblage From East Sussex [Sussex Archaeological Social Occasional Papers] (Paperback)
American Political Mythology From Kennedy to Nixon Vol 3 [Modern American History Peter Lang Publishing] (Hardcover)