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The Resource America's curious botanist : a tercentennial reappraisal of John Bartram, 1699-1777, edited by Nancy E. Hoffmann and John C. Van Horne

America's curious botanist : a tercentennial reappraisal of John Bartram, 1699-1777, edited by Nancy E. Hoffmann and John C. Van Horne

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America's curious botanist : a tercentennial reappraisal of John Bartram, 1699-1777
Title
America's curious botanist
Title remainder
a tercentennial reappraisal of John Bartram, 1699-1777
Statement of responsibility
edited by Nancy E. Hoffmann and John C. Van Horne
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hoffmann, Nancy E.
  • Van Horne, John C
Series statement
Memoirs of the American Philosophical Society
Series volume
v. 243 [i.e. 249]
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bartram, John
  • Botanists
  • Naturalists
Label
America's curious botanist : a tercentennial reappraisal of John Bartram, 1699-1777, edited by Nancy E. Hoffmann and John C. Van Horne
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 203-214) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
John Bartram and Peter Collinson: a correspondence of science and friendship / Alan W. Armstrong -- John Bartram and the periodical cicadas: a case study / Gene Kritsky -- Calming John Bartram's passion: Sweden's scientific certification of Philadelphia's botanist / Crystal A. Polis & Robert E. Savage -- "Taste," "curiosity," and the letters of John Bartram and Peter Collinson / Stephanie Volmer -- "The congress held in a pavilion": John Bartram and the Indian Congress at Fort Picolata, East Florida / Kathryn E. Holland Braund -- John Bartram's journey to Onondaga in context / William H. Goetzmann -- Narrative, nature, and cultural contact in John Bartram's observations / Thomas Hallock -- The origins, goals, and outcomes of John Bartram's journey on the St. John's River, 1765-1766 / Lawrence Hetrick -- John Bartram's legacy in eighteenth-century botanical art: the Knowsley Ehrets / John Edmondson -- John Bartram and his garden: would John Bartram recognize his garden today? / Joel T. Fry -- The versatile Bartrams and their enduring botanical legacy / Alfred E. Schuyler & Elizabeth P. McLean
Control code
52090882
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xxvii, 227 pages
Isbn
9780871692498
Isbn Type
(cloth)
Lccn
2003050212
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Label
America's curious botanist : a tercentennial reappraisal of John Bartram, 1699-1777, edited by Nancy E. Hoffmann and John C. Van Horne
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 203-214) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
John Bartram and Peter Collinson: a correspondence of science and friendship / Alan W. Armstrong -- John Bartram and the periodical cicadas: a case study / Gene Kritsky -- Calming John Bartram's passion: Sweden's scientific certification of Philadelphia's botanist / Crystal A. Polis & Robert E. Savage -- "Taste," "curiosity," and the letters of John Bartram and Peter Collinson / Stephanie Volmer -- "The congress held in a pavilion": John Bartram and the Indian Congress at Fort Picolata, East Florida / Kathryn E. Holland Braund -- John Bartram's journey to Onondaga in context / William H. Goetzmann -- Narrative, nature, and cultural contact in John Bartram's observations / Thomas Hallock -- The origins, goals, and outcomes of John Bartram's journey on the St. John's River, 1765-1766 / Lawrence Hetrick -- John Bartram's legacy in eighteenth-century botanical art: the Knowsley Ehrets / John Edmondson -- John Bartram and his garden: would John Bartram recognize his garden today? / Joel T. Fry -- The versatile Bartrams and their enduring botanical legacy / Alfred E. Schuyler & Elizabeth P. McLean
Control code
52090882
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xxvii, 227 pages
Isbn
9780871692498
Isbn Type
(cloth)
Lccn
2003050212
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps

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