|←Author Index: Do||Samuel Doody
Apothecary and gardener; won renown as an expert on plants, especially mosses, fungi and other non-flowering plants.
Doody prepared a work on mosses, but it was never published; a draft is in the Sloane collection of manuscripts at the British Library.
Works about Doody
- The appendix to the second edition of John Ray’s Synopsis methodica Stirpium Brittanicorum (1696) contains a list of plants discovered by Doody.
- "Samuel Doody" in Sinker, Robert (1897) Biographical Notes on the Librarians of Trinity College:38–39
Works by this author published before January 1, 1923 are in the public domain worldwide because the author died at least 100 years ago. Translations or editions published later may be copyrighted. Posthumous works may be copyrighted based on how long they have been published in certain countries and areas.