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The Resource The green world of the naturalists; : a treasury of five centuries of natural history in South America., Selected and annotated with biographical sketches and introd. by Victor Wolfgang von Hagen

The green world of the naturalists; : a treasury of five centuries of natural history in South America., Selected and annotated with biographical sketches and introd. by Victor Wolfgang von Hagen

Label
The green world of the naturalists; : a treasury of five centuries of natural history in South America.
Title
The green world of the naturalists;
Title remainder
a treasury of five centuries of natural history in South America.
Statement of responsibility
Selected and annotated with biographical sketches and introd. by Victor Wolfgang von Hagen
Creator
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1908-1985
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Von Hagen, Victor Wolfgang
Index
no index present
LC call number
QH111
LC item number
.V6 1948
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
409
NAL item number
V89
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Natural history
  • Natural history
  • South America
Label
The green world of the naturalists; : a treasury of five centuries of natural history in South America., Selected and annotated with biographical sketches and introd. by Victor Wolfgang von Hagen
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliographical footnotes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Gaspar De Carvajal.
  • "of the Animals of the New World"
  • Jose De Acosta
  • [Pt. II. (17th Century) Curtain Rises]
  • Of the Trees, Fruits &c. in the Isthmus of America
  • Lionel Wafer.
  • Manatees, Seals, and Sea Turtles
  • William Dampier
  • [Pt. III. (18th Century) Glimpses Under the Curtain]
  • Description of the Country, and the trees and vegetables in the neighbourhood of Cartagena
  • [Pt. I. (16th Century) Green Curtain]
  • Antonio De Ulloa.
  • On Rubber, Quinine and Curare
  • Charles-Marie De La Condamine.
  • Wild Horses of the Pampas
  • Felix De Azara.
  • Cavern of the Guacharo and the Electric Eel
  • Alexander Von Humboldt
  • [Pt. IV. (19th Century) Curtain Parts]
  • Tierra del Fuego
  • Charles Robert Darwin.
  • "Of the Supposed Continent"
  • Voyage from Moxos to Cochabamba
  • Alcide Dessalines D'Orbigny.
  • Enchanted Isles
  • Herman Melville.
  • Vegetation of the Amazon Valley
  • Alfred Russel Wallace.
  • Foraging, Leaf-Carrying, and White Ants
  • Henry Walter Bates.
  • Voyage to the Rio Negro
  • Richard Spruce.
  • Pietro Martire D'Anghiera.
  • Great Andes.
  • On Cotopaxi and Illiniza
  • [Pt. V. (20th Century) Behind the Green Curtain]
  • Plains of Patagonia
  • William Henry Hudson.
  • Falling Leaves
  • William Beebe.
  • Sea and the Jungle
  • H.M. Tomlinson.
  • Symphony of Voices
  • "This New World"
  • Konrad Guenther.
  • Making of a Cayuco the Andes: a New World
  • Frank Michler Chapman.
  • Guano and the Guanay
  • Robert Cushman Murphy.
  • Squirrel-monkeys, Opossums, Grison, and Jaguar
  • Ivan T. Sanderson
  • Amerigo Vespucci.
  • Selections from the Natural History
  • Gonzalo Fernandes De Oviedo Y Valdes.
  • Discovery of the Orellana River [Amazon River]
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xix, 392 pages
Lccn
48006126
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1522897
Label
The green world of the naturalists; : a treasury of five centuries of natural history in South America., Selected and annotated with biographical sketches and introd. by Victor Wolfgang von Hagen
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliographical footnotes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Gaspar De Carvajal.
  • "of the Animals of the New World"
  • Jose De Acosta
  • [Pt. II. (17th Century) Curtain Rises]
  • Of the Trees, Fruits &c. in the Isthmus of America
  • Lionel Wafer.
  • Manatees, Seals, and Sea Turtles
  • William Dampier
  • [Pt. III. (18th Century) Glimpses Under the Curtain]
  • Description of the Country, and the trees and vegetables in the neighbourhood of Cartagena
  • [Pt. I. (16th Century) Green Curtain]
  • Antonio De Ulloa.
  • On Rubber, Quinine and Curare
  • Charles-Marie De La Condamine.
  • Wild Horses of the Pampas
  • Felix De Azara.
  • Cavern of the Guacharo and the Electric Eel
  • Alexander Von Humboldt
  • [Pt. IV. (19th Century) Curtain Parts]
  • Tierra del Fuego
  • Charles Robert Darwin.
  • "Of the Supposed Continent"
  • Voyage from Moxos to Cochabamba
  • Alcide Dessalines D'Orbigny.
  • Enchanted Isles
  • Herman Melville.
  • Vegetation of the Amazon Valley
  • Alfred Russel Wallace.
  • Foraging, Leaf-Carrying, and White Ants
  • Henry Walter Bates.
  • Voyage to the Rio Negro
  • Richard Spruce.
  • Pietro Martire D'Anghiera.
  • Great Andes.
  • On Cotopaxi and Illiniza
  • [Pt. V. (20th Century) Behind the Green Curtain]
  • Plains of Patagonia
  • William Henry Hudson.
  • Falling Leaves
  • William Beebe.
  • Sea and the Jungle
  • H.M. Tomlinson.
  • Symphony of Voices
  • "This New World"
  • Konrad Guenther.
  • Making of a Cayuco the Andes: a New World
  • Frank Michler Chapman.
  • Guano and the Guanay
  • Robert Cushman Murphy.
  • Squirrel-monkeys, Opossums, Grison, and Jaguar
  • Ivan T. Sanderson
  • Amerigo Vespucci.
  • Selections from the Natural History
  • Gonzalo Fernandes De Oviedo Y Valdes.
  • Discovery of the Orellana River [Amazon River]
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xix, 392 pages
Lccn
48006126
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1522897

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