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Author White, Gilbert, 1720-1793.

Title The natural history and antiquities of Selborne, in the county of Southampton: with engravings, and an appendix.

Published London : Printed by T. Bensley, for B. White and Son ..., 1789.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail SpC/RB  13D/21    NOT FOR LOAN
 UniM Bail SpC/RB  13D/23    NOT FOR LOAN
Physical description v, 3 unnumbered pages, 468 pages, 12 unnumbered pages, 7 unnumbered leaves of plates (2 folded) : illustrations, charts ; 26 cm 4°
Notes Added t.-p., engr. with title vignette: "The Hermitage" for the text of Natural history of Selborne, p. [1]-305.
"The Antiquities of Selborne in the county of Southampton", p. [308]-430 has a special engr. t.-p., p. [307] with the seal of the Priory as title vignette.
"Appendix" p. [431]-468; in Latin.
"Index" [12] p. at end of text followed by [1] p. "Errata in the History of Selborne."
First edition.
Errors in paging: p. 292 misnumbered 262; p. 441-442 omitted from numbering sequence.
Page 446-448 numbered correctly in both copies. NcU.
Signature: Ppp2 misnumbered Pp2.
In the "List of Plates", [12] p. at end, the title-page vignettes are counted as plates II and V.
Bibliography With an index.
Contents The natural history of Selborne -- The antiquities of Selborne, in the County of Southampton.
Notes ESTC (RLIN) T39642.
Language notes The appendices are in Latin.
Notes Great Britain London.
Local note SpC/RB copy (13D/21) has the armorial bookplate of [Orde] Poynton (motto: Moribus antiquis), and the nameplate of Wm. M. Christy . It is inscribed on the flyleaf: "Alfred E.W. Darby from his grandmother Ann Christy on his 17th birthday 1867." Another SpC/RB copy (13D/23) was presented by Mr. Ponder.
Other author Barrington, Daines, 1727-1800, correspondent.
Pennant, Thomas, 1726-1798, correspondent.
Grimm, Samuel Hieronymus, 1733-1794, artist.
Bensley, Thomas, approximately 1760-1835, printer.
White, Benjamin, approximately 1724-1794, printer.
White, Benjamin, active 1785-1798, printer.
Subject Natural history -- England -- Selborne -- Early works to 1800.
Selborne (England) -- Antiquities -- Early works to 1800.
Selborne (England) -- Description and travel -- Early works to 1800.
Local donor Ponder, John Boys Donor.
Local author Christy, Wm. M. Former owner
Darby, Alfred E.W. Former owner.
Poynton, Orde. Former owner.
Local donor Poynton, Orde. Donor.