Best Read [Gwyneth Hoyle] Ò Flowers in the Snow: The Life of Isobel Wylie Hutchison || [Children's Book] PDF ¿

By Gwyneth Hoyle | Comments: ( 104 ) | Date: ( Mar 28, 2020 )

Over the course of a dozen years, Scottish plant collector Isobel Wylie Hutchison 1889 1982 explored northern latitudes from the Lofoten Islands of Norway to the far reaches of the American Aleutians To achieve her goals, she traveled by any means available, from rowboats in Greenland to trading schooners and coast guard vessels in Alaska When necessary, she journeyedOver the course of a dozen years, Scottish plant collector Isobel Wylie Hutchison 1889 1982 explored northern latitudes from the Lofoten Islands of Norway to the far reaches of the American Aleutians To achieve her goals, she traveled by any means available, from rowboats in Greenland to trading schooners and coast guard vessels in Alaska When necessary, she journeyed by snowshoe or sled in pursuit of her botanical specimens, accompanied only by strangers who served as guides In Flowers in the Snow, Gwyneth Hoyle paints a vivid portrait of a woman gloriously out of the step with the conventions of her time.


  • Title: Flowers in the Snow: The Life of Isobel Wylie Hutchison
  • Author: Gwyneth Hoyle
  • ISBN: 9780803224032
  • Page: 396
  • Format: Hardcover

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Comments Flowers in the Snow: The Life of Isobel Wylie Hutchison

  • Mary

    "It is a real adventure to see a new flower." - Isobel Wylie Hutchison, qtd. in Hoyle 158Gwyneth Hoyle tells the story of Isobel Wylie Hutchison, an amateur botanist who collected plants in the far north - Greenland, northern Canada and Alaska, and the Aleution Islands - in the early decades of the twentieth century. Hoyle charts how Hutchison was transformed by her travel experiences, gradually shedding the Victorian habits of mind with which she grew up to become an intrepid adventurer. In add [...]


  • Lainey

    Too much detail of a rather boring person. Might have become more interesting later but didn't finish.


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