The Natural History and Antiquities of Selborne in the County of Southhampton. To Which are Added, The Naturalist's Calendar; Observations on Various Parts of Nature; and Poems. A New Edition, with Engravings.

By: White, Rev. Gilbert

Price: £250.00

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Please note that this is a heavy item and will require extra postage.; Brown leather patterned boards; somewhat rubbed and worn, but intact. Corners worn. Backstrip rather worn, but intact; raised bands; remains of titling label at head. Boards and binding intact. Front and rear joints slightly exposed, but binding intact. Blue-grey marbled pastedowns + endpapers. pp generally clean and supple - very occasional spotting; occasional faint pencil notes in margin; faint pencil notes on reverse of rear endpaper; faded marbled foredges. Bookplate on front pastedown; owner's name on verso of front endpaper. A facsimile of a handwritten poem by White is bound in at the front: a little frail - it is split horizontally in half, and held in place by the binding. 12 plates (all present), incl large fold-out plate at front (a little frail - small split in one of the vertical folds at lower edge), and hand-tinted plate at p485. ; 4to (8" x 10"); 587 pages

Title: The Natural History and Antiquities of Selborne in the County of Southhampton. To Which are Added, The Naturalist's Calendar; Observations on Various Parts of Nature; and Poems. A New Edition, with Engravings.

Author Name: White, Rev. Gilbert

Categories: Natural History,

Publisher: London, White, Cochrane, and Co; Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown et al, London: 1813

Binding: Hardback

Book Condition: Good+

Seller ID: 24847

Keywords: natural history english topography geography hampshire ecology oriel college,