Item #11353 Bright Paradise: Victorian Scientific Travellers. Peter Raby.

Bright Paradise: Victorian Scientific Travellers

Publisher: Princeton University Press, 1998.
Binding: Paperback.
Condition: New.
Pages: 276

Traces the extraordinary journeys of discovery of some key Victorian scientific travelers. Inspired by the likes of Darwin and his voyage on the Beagle, a new generation of naturalists and scientists set out to explore the tropical forests and mountain ranges, including Wallace, Spruce, Hooker and Kingsley. This book vividly charts this exciting era of scientific advance.

Item #11353
ISBN: 0691048436

Price: $25.00 save 50% $12.50

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