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William Bartram, the search for nature's design : selected art, letters, & unpublished writings / edited by Thomas Hallock & Nancy E. Hoffmann ; Joel T. Fry, associate editor.

Bartram, William, 1739-1823 (Author). Hallock, Thomas. (Added Author). Hoffmann, Nancy E. (Nancy Everill) (Added Author). Fry, Joel T. (Added Author).

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Hudson (Fontana) Science & Nature 508.092 BAR (Text) 39493108408974 Adult New Nonfiction Checked out 12/29/2018

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  • ISBN: 9780820328775 (hardback : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 0820328774 (hardback : alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: xvi, 608 pages : illustrations (some color), maps ; 27 cm.
  • Publisher: Athens, Ga. : University of Georgia Press, [2010]

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Early years (1754-1765) -- "Tardy genius" (1766-1772) -- Travels south (1772-1776) -- From travels to travels (1780-1791) -- "The philosopher of Kingsessing" (1791-1803) -- Mentor (1803-1813) -- Memorials (1813-1849) -- William Bartram's "Commonplace book" -- William Bartram's draft manuscript for travels: private journal and public book -- "The dignity of human nature": William Bartram and the great chain of being -- Native Americans in William Bartram's "Hints & observations" -- All equally dear to God: William Bartram's antislavery manuscript -- The Bartram-Muhlenberg correspondence (1792-1810) -- The elements of botanical art: William Bartram, Benjamin Smith Barton, and the scientific imagination -- William Bartram and eighteenth-century medicine: a collection of recipes from post-revolutionary Philadelphia -- William Bartram's "Garden calendar" -- Appendixes: A. Calendar of correspondence -- B. Preliminary list of illustrations by William Bartram -- C. Chronology of William Bartram's travels, 1773-1777 -- D. Manuscript alterations and comments.
Subject: Bartram, William, 1739-1823 > Correspondence.
Naturalists > United States > Correspondence.
Bartram, William, 1739-1823 > Sources.
Natural history > United States.

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