BARTRAM, WILLIAM; HARPER, FRANCIS (EDITOR).
Title The Travels Of William Bartram: Naturalist's Edition.
Book Condition Softcover. Very good condition.
Edition First Printing of this edition.
Publisher The University of Georgia Press, Athens & London: 1998.
0820320277 / 9780820320274
Seller ID 24550X1
For years, serious naturalists have treasured their copies of Francis Harper's edition of The Travels of William Bartram as the definitive version of Bartram's pioneering survey. Harper's knowledge of natural history transforms Bartram's accounts of the southern states from a curious record of personal onservation from the past into a guidebook useful to modern biologists, historians, ornithologists, and ethnologists. Incles notes and commentary, an annotated index, maps, a bibliography, and a general index.
(Key Words: William Bartram, Francis Harper, Natural History, Ecology, Southern States, American South, Journeys, Travel, North Carolina, South Carolina, Woodpeckers, Birds, Warblers, Squirrels, Turtles, Snakes, Savannag, Georgia, Plovers, Animals, Owls, Trees, E. D. Merrill, Charles Lyell, Florida, Herons, Geese, Frogs, George Edwards, Dogwoods, Chattahoochee, Alligators, Azaleas).