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Adventures of a frontier naturalist

the life and times of Dr. Gideon Lincecum

by Gideon Lincecum

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Published by Texas A & M University Press in College Station .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Texas,
  • Texas.
    • Subjects:
    • Lincecum, Gideon, 1793-1874.,
    • Naturalists -- Texas -- Biography.,
    • Frontier and pioneer life -- Texas.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 263-307) and index.

      Statementedited by Jerry Bryan Lincecum and Edward Hake Phillips ; introduction by Jerry Bryan Lincecum ; foreword by A.C. Greene.
      ContributionsLincecum, Jerry Bryan, 1942-, Phillips, Edward Hake.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQH31.L68 A3 1994
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxxvii, 321 p. :
      Number of Pages321
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1087144M
      ISBN 100890965927, 0890966036
      LC Control Number94011122

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