Gentle Conquest


James L. Reveal. Gentle Conquest. The Botanical Discovery of North America with Illustrations from the Library of Congress. 1992. Quarto. Hard back. 160pp. Extensively illustrated in color and b&w.

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A fine work on the earliest botancial illustrations of North American flora by such artists as Oviedo, Catesby, Michaux and Nuttall. Based on the impressive collections in the Library of Congress