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Recollections of a happy life : being the autobiography of Marianne North

These are the memoirs of Marianne North, the Victorian amateur botanist and painter. She journeyed to the remote reaches of the world, collecting and painting the most exotic flora. The editor raises issues of gender imperialism and the Victorian attitude to science in the introduction.
Print Book, English, 1993-
University Press of Virginia, Charlottesville, 1993-