America's curious botanist : a tercentennial reappraisal of John Bartram, 1699-1777

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Contributors: Hoffmann, Nancy E. (ed.), Van Horne, John C., (joint ed.)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Philadelphia : American Philosophical Society, 2004.
Series:Memoirs of the American Philosophical Society ; v. 243.
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245 0 0 |a America's curious botanist :  |b a tercentennial reappraisal of John Bartram, 1699-1777  |c edited by Nancy E. Hoffmann and John C. Van Horne 
260 |a Philadelphia :  |b American Philosophical Society,  |c 2004. 
300 |a xxvii, 227 p. :  |b ill., maps ;  |c 26 cm. 
490 1 |a Memoirs of the American Philosophical Society ;  |v v. 243 
504 |a Includes bibliographical references (p. 203-214) and index. 
505 0 |a 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 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. 
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