ANIMALS & AUTHORS IN THE EIGHTEENTH-CENTURY AMERICAS. A HEMISPHERIC LOOK AT THE WRITING OF NATURAL HISTORY.

Providence: The John Carter Brown Library, 2004. xxvi,184pp. Profusely illustrated. Quarto. Cloth, gilt. New. Item #WRCAM39298

A highly-informed and wide-ranging study of nature writing in the 18th century, covering North and South America, and the West Indies. With a historical overview, biographies of the leading writers, and fine illustrations.

Price: $50.00