The Botanical Writings of Maria Graham

  title={The Botanical Writings of Maria Graham},
  author={Betty Hagglund},
  journal={The Journal of Literature and Science},
  • B. Hagglund
  • Published 2011
  • History
  • The Journal of Literature and Science
The early nineteenth-century traveller and author, Maria Graham (1785-1842) came of age during this period of growing interest in botany and it continued to be a central interest throughout her lifetime, forming a significant element within her writing and shaping her activity when travelling. Her involvement in plant collecting and her active participation in the international network of collectors organised by William Jackson Hooker, Professor of Botany at Glasgow University and later… 

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