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Letters of Asa Gray

Letters of Asa Gray

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Published by Houghton, Mifflin and Company in Boston .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementedited by Jane Loring Gray.
SeriesLibrary of American civilization -- LAC 20904.
ContributionsGray, Jane.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination2 v.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13557908M
OCLC/WorldCa11523174

The following winter letters of probably were written from there. Asa Gray's visit doubtless had given new stimulus to his study of the Yosemite flora, though in the absence of descriptive botanical handbooks he had great difficulty in determining the species. To J. B. McChesney. Yosemite December 10th, Dear McChesney.


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Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ $ Author: Asa Gray. See letters to Asa Gray, 28 January [], 1 February [], [8 or 9 February ], and 8 March []. Gray was an associate editor of the American Journal of Science and Arts, also known as ‘Silliman’s journal’.

However, the article that Gray was preparing (see n. 10, below) appeared in the Atlantic Monthly (Gray b. Gray, Asa. Statistics of the flora of the northern United States.

American Journal of Science and Arts 2d ser. –32; 62–84, – Natural selection: Charles Darwin’s Natural selection: being the second part of his big species book written from to Edited by R. Stauffer. Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.

Skip to main content. This Letters of Asa Gray, Volume 2 by Asa Gray, Jane Loring Gray. Book from the collections of Harvard University Language English. Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and. Gray's correspondence was edited by Letters of Asa Gray book Loring Gray, Letters of Asa Gray (2 vols., ).

An excellent biography which includes an analysis of Gray's contributions Letters of Asa Gray book botany is A. Hunter Dupree, Asa Gray, ().

Book digitized by Google and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. Sargent, Charles Sprague. "Asa Gray". Reprinted from the "Sun" newspaper of Jan. 3, 2 copies bound together, second has corrections written in by Gray.

References -- works: [Goodale, George Lincoln et al.]. List of the Writings of Dr. Asa Gray. Chronologically arranged with an index, [New Haven, ].

Letters of Asa Gray, Volume 1 by Asa Gray avg rating — 0 ratings — published — 7 editions. Asa Gray is considered the most important American botanist of the 19th century. His Darwiniana was considered an important explanation of how religion and science were not necessarily mutually exclusive.

Gray was adamant that a genetic connection must exist between all members of /5. Find nearly any book by ASA Gray (page 6). Get the best deal by comparing prices from overbooksellers.

Paley's view of ID, in which intelligent design is conflated with perfect adaptation and beneficence. For example, this is reflected in the letter to Gray by the phrase, evidence of design and beneficence on all sides of us.

In other words, in each and every part of the natural world. In NovemberDarwin wrote another letter to Asa Gray. Find nearly any book by ASA Gray (page 2).

Get the best deal by comparing prices from overbooksellers. Asa Gray found that letters with botanists and collectors all over the world greatly expanded his areas of influence.

Lasting friendships were made and the collections at Harvard were materially advanced. Letters also brought Gray into contact with Charles Darwin, who became a. Link to this page: View Text. Names on this page. Search Botanicus: Scientific names are identified on this page using the FindIt service from Matched names are linked.

Asa Gray, (born NovemSauquoit, New York, U.S.—died JanuCambridge, Massachusetts), American botanist whose extensive studies of North American flora did more than the work of any other botanist to unify the taxonomic knowledge of plants of this region.

His most widely used book, Manual of the Botany of the Northern United States, from. Author of Manual of the botany of the northern United States, The botanical text-book:an introduction to scientific botany, Gray's school and field book of botany, Botany for young people and common schools, How plants grow, The elements of botany for beginners and for schools, Darwiniana, Synoptical flora of North America.

The Asa Gray papers date from (bulk ) and document his career in botany. The collection primarily contains correspondence, travel journals, manuscripts, drafts of published works, notes for lectures, certificates, and original artwork. The Botanical Text-book by Asa Gray at - the best online ebook storage.

Download and read online for free The Botanical Text-book by Asa Gray/5(2). More than years ago, The Atlantic published a book review by Asa Gray, a Harvard professor and botanist.

Most book reviews are quickly forgotten, but history has taken note of this one. At the Author: Ross Andersen. A book review. Asa Gray. July Issue. it may well be believed that the perusal of the new book "On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural.

Gray's School and Field Book of Botany () (external scan) Synoptical Flora of North America: The Gamopetalae vol I, pt. II, and II, pt.

I] (2 ed.) () collection; Scientific papers of Asa Gray () vol 1, vol 2; Letters of Asa Gray () vol 1, vol 2; Articles in Popular Science Monthly. The Elements of Botany. For Beginners and For Schools.

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You can also read the full text online using our ereader. Book Excerpt Letters of Asa Gray. Letters of Asa Gray. Readers reviews. Brace brought to the gathering a copy of Darwin’s new book, which he had borrowed from his cousin-by-marriage, Asa Gray, a professor of natural history at Harvard.

Asa Gray. Botany of the Northern United States. Birthplace: Sauquoit, NY Location of death: Cambridge, MA Cause of death: unspecified Remains: Buried, Mount Auburn Cemetery, Cambrid.

American botanist, was born at Paris, Oneida County, New York, on the 18th of November He was the son of a farmer, and received no formal education except at the Born: His letters to the Harvard botanist Asa Gray, for example, show his changing opinions on slavery and the American Civil War.

Darwin relied upon correspondence for much of his scientific work, and also used letters to marshal support for his ideas amongst friends and colleagues. Asa Gray (18 November – 20 Januari ) adalah botanis Amerika paling berpengaruh pada abad ke Gray menjadi profesor botani Universitas Harvard selama beberapa dekade.

Kehidupan awal dan pendidikan. Gray lahir di New York: American Book Company. Gray, Asa Bidang: Botani. Episode In my opinion the best document dealing with the central issues and Darwin's second period of religious reflection is a May letter that he wrote to Asa Gray.

Gray was a Harvard botanist, and committed evangelical Christian. He was also the first North American scientist to promote Darwin's theory of evolution.

The College chose to invest the money until it could support an average annual salary of $1, The goal was finally reached in and, although Harris managed the natural sciences faithfully and well, Harvard and the local natural science community turned to Asa Gray, a young botanist from upstate New York.

Asa Gray () Harvard Hall. Dr. Funk was selected for the award following nominations and supporting letters submitted from 18 botanical and systematic experts.

The primary nominators—Drs. Dennis Stevenson, Chelsea Specht, and Warren Wagner—indicate that “Dr. Funk epitomizes the most meritorious type of scientist for the Asa Gray award: an indefatigable and innovative.

Letters of Asa Gray was published in (J. Gray ), and Life and Letters of Sir Joseph Dalton Hooker in (L. Huxley ). In spite of the large numbers of letters contained in these four volumes, many of the letters that I quote from have never been published.

Letters of Asa Gray / edited by Jane Loring Gray Asa Gray [ Book, Microform: ] View online (access conditions). His most widely used book, Manual of the Botany of the Northern United States, from New England to Wisconsin and South to Ohio and Pennsylvania Inclusive (), commonly called Gray’s Manual, has remained a standard work on this subject.

Charles Darwin deeply respected Asa Gray, and the two kept in regular contact. Gray, Asa. Letters of Asa Gray. New York: Houghton, Mifflin, and Co., Gray, Asa. A manual of the botany of the northern United States: from New England to Wisconsin and south to Ohio and Pennsylvania inclusive, (the mosses and liverworts by Wm.

S. Sullivant,) arranged according to the natural system. Boston: James Munroe, Gray.John Donnell Smith letters to Asa Gray: List of dried plants collected in Japan: Manual of the Botany of the Northern United States.

- Moses Ashley Curtis letters to Asa Gray: mosses and liverworts: Natural selection not inconsistent with natural theology. Note on the affinities of the genus Vavaea, Benth. also of Rhytidandra, Gray.Harvard botanist Asa Gray, a devout Presbyterian, foresaw the storm that Charles Darwin's revolutionary theory of evolution would trigger.

To deny the design of God in the development of new species was blasphemous, warned Gray.