Item #15997 NATURAL HISTORY AND ANTIQUITIES OF SELBORNE. Gilbert White.

NATURAL HISTORY AND ANTIQUITIES OF SELBORNE.

London: Macmillan, 1875.

xxx, 591p. With notes by Frank Buckland, and a chapter on antiquities by Lord Selborne. Illustrated by P.H. Delamotte and with nine plates of antiquities. Bound by Pawson & Nicholson in quarter green morocco with marbled sides and endpapers, t.e.g., the spine with gilt titles and panel ornaments. Some wear to edges and corners, but quite sound and presentable. Item #15997

It may be said that The Natural History of Selborne divides with the Complete Angler the honor of being considered the first and foremost of English nature book classics. Grolier 100, no. 62; Martin Sale #3587; Hoe Sale 3452.

Price: $225.00

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