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Parents Weekend: The Curious Mr. Catesby, 2:30-4:00

Thomas Cooper Library, Graniteville Room, Mezzanine Level
Oct 2, 2009
Explore the natural world of SC and a remarkable rare book. In the 1720s, Mark Catesby spent four years observing the flora and fauna of this region. He spent the next 20 years writing and illustrating his two volume, "Natural History of Carolina, Florida, and the Bahama Islands." View the film, "The Curious Mr. Catesby" and then a first edition of his work. Full schedule for Parents Weekend