The William Bartram: Travels

The William Bartram: Travels

by William Bartram
     
 

Bartram's Travels is one of the earliest and most important books of A merican natural history. For four years (1773-1777) William Bartram wandered through the virgin forests, valleys, and wetlands of the Carolinas, Georgia, and Florida. His lyrical descriptions of the American wilderness influenced the work of literary figures while also becoming recognized as a

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Bartram's Travels is one of the earliest and most important books of A merican natural history. For four years (1773-1777) William Bartram wandered through the virgin forests, valleys, and wetlands of the Carolinas, Georgia, and Florida. His lyrical descriptions of the American wilderness influenced the work of literary figures while also becoming recognized as a classic of natural history writing.

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New Republic
"Evocative and rapturous."

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ISBN-13:
9780879050795
Publisher:
Smith, Gibbs Publisher
Publication date:
12/28/1980
Series:
Literature of the American Wilderness Ser.
Pages:
332
Product dimensions:
5.10(w) x 8.04(h) x 0.89(d)

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