Studies of nature . translated by Henry Hunter.

Saint-Pierre, Jacques Henri Bernardin de.

Published by Abraham Small, Philadelphia, 1808
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Early American edition of these creationist, moralistic musings, translated from the original French ?tudes de la nature. The third volume includes Saint-Pierre's oft-reprinted "Paul and Virginia"; the first two volumes are annotated by Benjamin Smith Barton, with the four plates including a map of the Atlantic hemisphere and illustrations of various flora. 3 vols. I: Frontis., [4], xliii, [1 (blank)], 417, [3] pp.; 1 fold. map. II: [2], vii, [1 (blank)], 504 pp.; 3 fold. plts. III: [4], 493, [3 (2 blank)] pp. Shaw & Shoemaker 16129. Contemporary mottled sheep, rubbed, joints on vols. I and II open; spines with heads and gilt-stamped leather title labels chipped, and remnants of paper shelving labels. Front pastedowns with bookplates of a now-defunct institution; front pastedowns and free endpapers with pencilled gift inscriptions. Pages foxed throughout, with some leaves notably browned. Bookseller Inventory # 9674

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Publisher: Abraham Small, Philadelphia

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