(1696 - 15 Jul 1751)
Science Quotes by John Wilson (1 quote)
Plate 1 from John Wilson's book A Synopsis of British Plants, in Mr. Ray's Method. (source)
But no other theory can explain so much. Continental drift is without a cause or a physical theory. It has never been applied to any but the last part of geological time.
— John Wilson
- 15 Jul - short biography, births, deaths and events on date of Wilson's death.
- John Wilson - biography from The Gentleman's Magazine (1811).
- John Wilson - short biography from The Year Book of Daily Recreation and Information (1832).
- John Wilson - short biography from an article 'From A Country Parsonage', in The Gentleman's Magazine (1891).