The Natural History of Selborne

By: WHITE, Gilbert; MARNS, Frederick & Thomas BEWICK

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The Hampshire village of Selborne was the home of Gilbert White. His many letters were compiled into a compelling book in 1789. This re-issue (dated 1978) includes drawings by Frederick Marns and engravings taken from the famed bird artist Thomas Bewick's "British Birds". Seldom seen in the US, this copy is in excellent shape, with decorative covers; clean, unmarked interior. Dust jacket has minor creasing at edges; orig £9.95 flap price unclipped. In oblong shape (9 in. tall x 10-1/2 in. wide). With preface by Lord Selborne and new introduction by David Attenborough. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 160 pages

Title: The Natural History of Selborne

Author Name: WHITE, Gilbert; MARNS, Frederick & Thomas BEWICK

Categories: >>Natural History, >>England, UK and UK History, >>Birds,

Publisher: London, Shepheard-Walwyn (Publishers) Ltd: 1977

ISBN Number: 0856830305

ISBN Number 13: 9780856830303

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket

Stock No.: 72701