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Last NameMarshall    
Given NameWilliam    
alt. NamesW. M. ; Marshal ; not to be mixed up with 19th c. zoologist William Marshall ;    
Year born1617 fl.    
Year died1650 fl.    
Place of death    
Father's occupation    
Country of ActivityEngland, UK    
Worked forJohn Parkinson (1567-1650): Theatrum Botanicum: Theater of Plantes or Universall compleate herball (1640); Francis Bacon (1561-1626): De augmentis, in Engl. transl. by Gilbert Wat, Oxford 1640, frontispiece; De augmentis scienciarum; De sublimitate; Saturni ephemerides sive Tabula historico-chronologica; Some yeares travels into divers parts of Asia and Afrique. Describing especially the two famous empires: the Persian, and the great Mogull: weaved with the history of these later times as also, many rich and spatious kingdomes in the orientall India, and other parts of Asia; together with the adjacent iles; he art of making devises, 1650; The compleat horseman and expert ferrier;     
Collaboratorsprinter Thomas Cotes (1xxx-1xxx) ;    
Techniquesbotanical, geographic, historical, technical & natural history woodcut and copperplate engraving    
Archival sources    
Published sourcesAKL ; ThB 24 1930: 142 ; Nissen: Botan. Buchillustration 1966 ; W. Blunt & S. Raphael: Illustrated Herbal 1979: 170 ; Makku Peltonen (ed.): The Cambridge Companion to Francis Bacon (Cambridge University Press 1996: xviii & 70) ;     
otherW. M. was active in London between 1617 and 1650.    

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