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bibliography of Gilbert White the natural historian and antiquarian of Selborne

E. A. Martin

bibliography of Gilbert White the natural historian and antiquarian of Selborne

by E. A. Martin

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Published by Roxburghe .
Written in English

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  • White, Gilbert, -- 1720-1793.

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    Statementby E.A. Martin.
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    Open LibraryOL21292794M

      The Natural History of Selborne, Vol. 1 Language: English: LoC Class: DA: History: General and Eastern Hemisphere: Great Britain, Ireland, Central Europe: LoC Class: QH: Science: Natural history: Subject: Natural history -- England -- Selborne -- Early works to Subject: Selborne (England) -- Description and travel -- Early works to A bibliography of Gilbert White: the natural historian and antiquarian of Selborne / [by] Edward A. Martin Martin, Edward A. (Edward Alfred), [ Book: ].

    ILLUSTRATED EDITION OF WHITE’S NATURAL HISTORY OF SELBORNE, HANDSOMELY BOUND. WHITE, Gilbert. The Natural History of Selborne. Illustrated by Edmund H. New. London: John Lane for the Bodley Head, circa Octavo, midth century three-quarter green morocco, gilt-decorated spine, raised bands, marbled endpapers, top edge gilt. The natural history and antiquities of Selborne, in the county of Southampton: with engravings, and an appendix by Gilbert White (Book) 27 editions published between and in English and held by WorldCat member libraries worldwide.

    This project is now finished, and contains a fairly complete transcription of forty years of the personal journals of Gilbert White. If you enjoy them, be sure to read his book, The Natural History of Selborne – you can download it for free from Project Gutenberg. If you wish to see the entries for a particular day, use the search box in the upper right corner of this page. The Natural History of Selborne Gilbert White Edited by Anne Secord. An attractive illustrated edition of Gilbert White's classic work of natural history that has delighted readers for more than years. Combining minute observation of the behaviour of animals and birds with anecdote and local description, White's appealing style has charmed.


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Bibliography of Gilbert White the natural historian and antiquarian of Selborne by E. A. Martin Download PDF EPUB FB2

A Bibliography of Gilbert White, the Natural Historian and Antiquarian of Selborne. By Edward A. Martin Pp. xiii + (Westminster: The Roxburghe Press, ). Get this from a library.

A bibliography of Gilbert White, the natural historian and antiquarian of Selborne. [Edward Alfred Martin; Selborne Society.]. Gilbert White's Natural History of Selborne () reveals a world of wonders in nature. Over a period of twenty years White describes in minute detail the behaviour of animals through the changing seasons in the rural Hampshire parish of Selborne.

He notes everything from the habits of an eccentric tortoise to the mysteries of bird migration /5(28). Gilbert White () was an English Anglican cleric who looked into nature surrounding his home town of Selborne to find "the methods of Providence".

He is considered the granddaddy of ecological science, particularly phenology-- the study of the relationship between climate and living things/5(30).

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Gilbert White has 51 books on Goodreads with ratings. Gilbert White’s most popular book is The Natural History of Selborne.

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To order a copy for £ go to or call Free UK p&p. Martin - Bibliography of Gilbert White p. ) An exceptional copy. White, naturalist whose natural history and antiquities of Selborne, in the county of Southampton, with engravings, and an appendix (), printed in London by T.

Bensley for B. White & Son, at Horace's Head, Fleet Street, London. The Natural History of Selborne by White, Rev Gilbert and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at London: Macmillan and Co, Quarto. The Buckland edition. In two volumes, xxix, (3) pp.

and vii, (3), pp. Extra-Illustrated with a series of wonderful illustrations: 25 mounted photographic images by the carbon process, 38 black and white engravings, 1 color frontispiece, 1 map of Selborne and 47 beautifully executed engravings on blue paper with tissue guards.

The Natural History and Antiquities of Selborne, with observations on various parts of nature and The Naturalist's Calendar. A new edition. Completely illustrated with about 70 engravings. White, rev. gilbert; Jardine, sir william (ed. and notes). The naturalist Gilbert White () was known for his meticulous observations of flora and fauna in their natural environment, primarily around his village of Selborne in Hampshire.

This posthumous publication, edited by the physician and writer John Aikin (), Brand: Oxford University Press. "HIS VOLUMES ARE THE JOURNAL OF ADAM IN PARADISE": THE NATURAL HISTORY OF SELBORNE, FIRST EDITION.

WHITE, Gilbert. The Natural History and Antiquities of Selborne. London: T. Bensley for B. White, Quarto, contemporary marbled boards rebacked in calf-gilt, red morocco spine label, uncut. Housed in a custom chemise and full morocco.

White, Gilbert, Title: The Natural History of Selborne Note: There is an improved edition of this title, eBooks # (Part 1) and # (Part 2) Language: English: LoC Class: DA: History: General and Eastern Hemisphere: Great Britain, Ireland, Central Europe: LoC Class: QH: Science: Natural history: Subject.

Page 7 - In the midst of this spot stood, in old times, a vast oak, with a short squat body, and huge horizontal arms extending almost to the extremity of the area.

This venerable tree, surrounded with stone steps, and seats above them, was the delight of old and young, and a place of much resort in summer evenings ; where the former sat in grave debate, while the latter frolicked and danced. Gilbert White’s Natural History and Antiquities of Selborne () holds a unique position in English literature as the solitary classic of natural history.

It is not easy to give, in a few words, a reason for its remarkable success. It is, in fact, not so much a logically arranged and systematic book as an invaluable record of the life work of a simple and refined man who succeeded in. The Natural History and Antiquities of Selborne, in the County of Item Preview The Natural History and Antiquities of Selborne, in the County of by Gilbert White.

Publication date Publisher Printed by T. Bensley, for B. White and son Collection europeanlibraries. The Natural History of Selborne (In Arcadia 7) Gilbert White.

Paperback. 1 offer from £ Wilding: The Return of Nature to a British Farm Isabella Tree. out of 5 stars Paperback. £ Next. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Then you can start reading Kindle 4/5(33).

With more than two hundred editions, Gilbert White’s The Natural History of Selborne is one of the most published books in the English language. An environmental study of the eighteenth-century Hampshire parish where White was born and later served as curate, the book is distinguished by the author’s meticulous observations of plant and animal life—the "minute particulars"—and his Brand: University of Virginia Press.The Natural History of Selborne Gilbert White Edited by Anne Secord Oxford World's Classics.

An attractively illustrated, critically up-to-date edition of Gilbert White's classic work of natural history.

Combines minute observation of the behaviour of animals and birds with anecdote and local description, in a charmingly intimate style.Excerpt from The Natural History of Selborne: With Observations on Various Parts of Nature; And the Naturalist's Calendar Every thing relating to the family of Gilbert White must be interesting.

His father was born inand died in /5(5).