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Natural history of Selborne, and observations on nature

by Gilbert White

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Published by Musson Book Co. in Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Natural history -- England -- Selborne,
  • Selborne (England)

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesWhite"s Selborne
    Statementby Gilbert White ; with the text and new letters of the Buckland edition ; introduction by John Burroughs ; illustrations by Clifton Johnson.
    ContributionsBurroughs, John, 1837-1921., Johnson, Clifton
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQH138 S4 W5 1904
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 v. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14030004M

    WHITE AND HIS SELBORNE; NATURAL HISTORY OP SELBORNE AND OBSERVATIONS ON NATURE. By Gilbert White. With the text and new letters of the Buckland edition. Natural History of Selborne & Observations on Nature (2 Volume Set) by White, Gilbert; Burroughs, John (introduction); Johnson, Clifton (illustrations) and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at

    However, in Darwin's book, The Formation of Vegetable Mould: Through the Action of Worms, with Observations of Their Habits (), there is no acknowledgement of White’s earlier work in The Natural History and Antiquities of Selborne on the significance of earthworms in creating and maintaining mater: Oriel College, Oxford. 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: Natural history -- England -- Selborne -- Early works to.

    About this book. Written by Gilbert White and first published in , this book is compiled from a mixture of White’s letters to other naturalists – Thomas Pennant and Daines Barrington; a ‘Naturalist’s Calendar’ detailing phenology observations of the first appearances in the year of different animals and plants; and observations of natural history. The Natural History and Antiquities of Selborne, or just The Natural History of Selborne is a book by English naturalist and ornithologist Gilbert White. It was first published in by his brother Benjamin. It has been continuously in print since then, with nearly editions up to The Nat.


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“Reading Darwin one admires the beautiful solid case being built up of his heroic observations and then comes a sudden. From an early age he was fascinated by nature and recorded his observations, and in later life began to correspond with several prominent ‘natural philosophers’.

These letters were eventually edited and compiled in a book, The Natural History and Antiquities of Selborne (). It has never been out of print since its publication and. Natural history of Selborne, and observations on nature Item Preview remove-circle Natural history of Selborne, and observations on nature by White, Gilbert, ; This book is available with additional data at Biodiversity Heritage Library.

Pages: Gilbert White was a pioneer in fieldwork and a significant figure in the modern scientific approach to natural history. Since his The Natural History and Antiquities of Selborne was published in it has gone through over editions. Astonishingly, however, he was left out of The Great Naturalists (), a key overview from the Natural History Museum featuring 39 naturalists.

The Natural History of Selborne, Vol. 1, by Gilbert White Gilbert White never married, but lived in peaceful performance of light clerical duties and enjoyment of those observations of nature which his book records.

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Walter Scott, Book. Fair. Hardcover. Pages a little tanned with some sporadic foxing, binding firm and tight, top edge gilt; cover has some mild shelfwear, gilt still bright although backstrip a little dull.