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The Natural History of Selborne. Edited by Edward Jesse.

White, Gilbert.

  • Publisher: Henry Bohn with suppl. notes by William Jardine.
  • Published: 1851
Henry Bohn with suppl. notes by William Jardine., 1851. pp.xxiv, 416 with illus. frontis., plus 40 fine engraved plates. 8vo. Hardback. With charming calligraphic latin inscription, dated 1864, on free endpaper. Occasional period notes to contents. Minor spotting, o/w. contents fine. More recently, handsomely rebound in half calf with cloth boards, in fine condition. A very pleasing copy. The frontispiece illustrates a view of Selborne, whilst the plates depict the wildlife found there. A very charming edition.

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