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Lawson, John 1674-1711

Works: 56 works in 196 publications in 2 languages and 4,322 library holdings
Genres: History  Glossaries, vocabularies, etc  Dictionaries 
Roles: Author
Classifications: F257, 917.56042
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A new voyage to Carolina by John Lawson( )
42 editions published between 1709 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 3,038 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
John Lawson's amazingly detailed yet lively book is easily one of the most valuable of the early histories of the Carolinas, and it is certainly one of the best travel accounts of the early eighteenth-century colonies. An inclusive account of the manners and customs of the Indian tribes of that day, it is also a minute report of the soil, climate, trees, plants, animals, and fish in the Carolinas. Lawson's observation is keen and thorough; his style direct and vivid. He misses nothing and recounts all -- from the storms at sea to his impressions of New York in 1700, the trip down the coast to
The natural history of North-Carolina by John Brickell( Book )
29 editions published between 1737 and 2005 in English and held by 565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Reprint : first published at Dublin for the author, in 1737
A vocabulary of Tuscarora by John Lawson( Book )
6 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Southern nature scientific views of the Colonial American South ( )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Online exhibition produced by the American Philosophical Society that looks at the southeastern reaches of the European colonies in North America during the eighteenth century as a means of exploring the development of American natural historical practice. Links includes descriptions of works dating back to 1683 through 1803 by John Lawson, John Brickell, Mark Catesby, William Stork, Bernard Romans, Thomas Jefferson, Thomas Hutchins, Humphry Marshall, and William Bartram
Allerneueste Beschreibung der Provintz Carolina in West-Indien ... aus dem Englischen übersetzet durch M. Vischer by John Lawson( Book )
1 edition published in 1712 in Undetermined and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
[A journal of a thousand miles travel among the Indians, from South to North Carolina] by John Lawson( Book )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
[Americanischer Wegweiser, oder, Kurtze und eigentliche Beschreibung der englischen Provintzen in Nord-America, sonderlich aber der Landschafft Carolina] by Joh. Rudolff Ochs( Book )
2 editions published in 1711 in German and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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Alternative Names
Lawson, J. 1674-1711
Lawson, John d. 1712
English (166)
German (10)