The Intelligence of Louis Agassiz

The Intelligence of Louis Agassiz

A Specimen Book of Scientific Writings Louis Agassiz Guy Davenport. importance , an importance far greater indeed than is usually attached to it . If it can be proved that man has not invented , but only traced this systematic ...

Author: Louis Agassiz

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ISBN: CORNELL:31924001155682

Category: Natural history

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Louis Agassiz

Louis Agassiz

The Emperor and his family honoured him by attending the lectures , and the audience was composed of the intelligence and fashion of the Brazilian capital . After the series were completed Agassiz left Rio to visit the fazenda of Senhor ...

Author: Charles Frederick Holder

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ISBN: HARVARD:32044037137478

Category: Naturalists

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The Poetics of Natural History

The Poetics of Natural History

90 Edward Lurie, Louis Agassiz: A Life in Science (1960; Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1988) 197–199. 91 Boston Daily Advertiser, 29 and 30 May 1855; Agassiz, Contributions to the Natural History of the United States of ...

Author: Christoph Irmscher

Publisher: Rutgers University Press

ISBN: 9781978805866

Category: History

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Newly expanded and in full color, this groundbreaking book argues that early American natural historians had a distinctly poetic sensibility, producing work that had a visionary intensity. Covering naturalists from John James Audubon to PT Barnum, it considers not only natural history writing, but also illustrations, photographs, and actual collections of flora and fauna. Photography and all associated expenses made possible by a generous grant from Furthermore: a program of the J. M. Kaplan Fund
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Louis Agassiz

Louis Agassiz

Ed. by Elizabeth Cary Agassiz Elizabeth Cabot Cary Agassiz, Louis Agassiz. two brothers separated , Auguste returning from Zurich to Neuchâtel , where he entered into business . It chanced , however , that in one of the first ...

Author: Elizabeth Cabot Cary Agassiz

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ISBN: STANFORD:36105011798829

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Louis Agassiz

Louis Agassiz

His Life and Correspondence Louis Agassiz Elizabeth Cabot Cary Agassiz. two brothers separated , Auguste returning from Zurich to Neuchâtel , where he entered into business . It chanced , however , that in one of the first acquaintances ...

Author: Louis Agassiz

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ISBN: HARVARD:32044013646005

Category: Naturalists

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Louis Agassiz His Life and Correspondence

Louis Agassiz  His Life and Correspondence

It chanced , however , that in one of the first acquaintances made by Louis in Heidelberg he found not only a congenial comrade , but a friend for life , and in after years a brother . Professor Tiedemann , by whom Agassiz had been so ...

Author: Elizabeth Cabot Cary Agassiz

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ISBN: STANFORD:36105027371736

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An Essay on Classification by Louis Agassiz

An Essay on Classification by Louis Agassiz

Louis Agassiz. among animals . 1 together , have we not , as characteristic of their systems , the very words by which every one distinguishes the most prominent features of the body of the higher animals , when speaking of blood ...

Author: Louis Agassiz

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ISBN: IBNR:CR102003623

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Memoir of Louis Agassiz 1807 1873

Memoir of Louis Agassiz  1807 1873

Are not these facts manifestations of a thought as rich as it is powerful , acts of an intelligence as sublime as provident ? * This is , at least , what my feeble intellect reads in the works of crea* tion .

Author: Arnold Guyot

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ISBN: PRNC:32101058273705

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