William Bartram, The Search for Nature’s Design: Selected Art, Letters, and Unpublished Writings

by Larissa Glasser, Library Assistant
January 29, 2011

William Bartram, The Search for Nature’s Design: Selected Art, Letters, and Unpublished Writings

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William Bartram, The Search for Nature’s Design: Selected Art, Letters, and Unpublished Writings
edited by Thomas Hallock and Nancy E. Hoffman

An important figure in early American science and letters, William Bartram (1739-1823) has been known almost exclusively for his classic book, Travels. William Bartram, The Search for Nature’s Design presents new material in the form of art, letters, and unpublished manuscripts. These documents expand our knowledge of Bartram as an explorer, naturalist, artist, writer, and citizen of the early Republic.

William Bartram, The Search for Nature’s Design is included in our list of New Books Available in the Library, January 28, 2011.

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