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The Natural History and Antiquities of Selbourne (Facsimile Edition): 1813

Series: Ray Society Monographs Volume: 160

By: Gilbert White(Author), Sir Ghillean T Prance(Foreword By), Paul Foster(Introduction By)

588 pages, 1 b/w fold-out plate, 1 colour plate, b/w illustrations

Ray Society

Hardback | Dec 1993 | #28581 | ISBN: 0903874245
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This volume is a facsimile of the 1813 Edition, which is considered to be, perhaps, the most attractive version of this work. All eleven plates, including the coloured plate of the hybrid pheasant, have been reproduced. It includes the additional material added to the the 1802 Edition and also includes the "Antiquities", often omitted from later editions.

The Foreword is by Sir Ghillean Prance, the former Director of the Royal Botanic Gardens, with an Introduction by Dr Paul Foster one of the leading authorities on Gilbert White's "The Natural History and Antiquities of Selborne".

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