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Describing Early America: Bartram, Jefferson, Crèvecoeur and the Rhetoric of Natural History

By: P Regis

Northern Illinois University Press

Hardback | Jan 1992 | #23874 | ISBN: 0875801668
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Examines Bartram's Travels, Jefferson's Notes on the State of Virginia, and Crèvecoeur's Letters from an American Farmer, and shows how these writers employ recognized scientific methods in recording observations of the new world.


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