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Gilbert White of Selborne.

British Museum (Natural History)

Gilbert White of Selborne.

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Published by British Museum (Natural History) in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Selborne (England),
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • White, Gilbert, 1720-1793.,
    • Naturalists -- Great Britain -- Biography.,
    • Selborne (England) -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Catalogue and accompanying booklet. Catalogue has subtitle: An exhibition commemorating the 250th anniversary of his birth, British Museum (Natural History), London, July-December 1970. Catalogue.

      GenreBiography.
      SeriesIts Publications,, no. 688, Publication (British Museum (Natural History)),, no. 688.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQH31.W58 B75
      The Physical Object
      Pagination2 v. (7 p.; [8] p.)
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5520341M
      ISBN 100565006886
      LC Control Number73584592

      The Gilbert White Fellowship was founded in by Winifred Boyd Watt, a historian and naturalist. It was based at Oxford, but was unable to gain continued financial sponsorship. Suggestions to revive it have been made in as part of the Selborne Society's Gilbert White Memorial Library relocation. Find The Natural History and Antiquities Of Selborne by White, Gilbert at Biblio. Uncommonly good collectible and rare books from uncommonly good booksellers.


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