Penn Press logo
 
Describing Early America

Describing Early America
Bartram, Jefferson, Crevècoeur, and the Influence of Natural History

Pamela Regis

1999 | 200 pages | Paper $26.50
Literature / American History / Biology/Natural History
View main book page

Table of Contents

Prologue: Recovering a Lost Paradigm
1. Natural History in Context
2. Description and Narration in Bartram's Travels
3. Jefferson and the Department of Man
4. Crèvecoeur's "Curious observations of the naturalist"
5. The Passing of Natural History and the Literature of Place

Penn Press | Site Use and Privacy Policy
Report Accessibility Issues and Get Help | University of Pennsylvania
Copyright © 2021 University of Pennsylvania Press | All rights reserved