Journals of Gilbert White

  • 463 Pages
  • 1.60 MB
  • English
G. Routledge & Sons, ltd. , London
Natural history -- England -- Selb


England, Selb

Statementedited by Walter Johnson.
SeriesBroadway diaries, memoirs & letters
ContributionsJohnson, Walter, 1867- ed.
LC ClassificationsQH138.S4 W32 1931
The Physical Object
Paginationxlviii, 463 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6762522M
LC Control Number31022693

Journals of Gilbert White book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. The eighteenth-century English countryside is as lost to us as E 4/5. Follow Gilbert White on Twitter. Gilbert White ( – ) was a pioneering English naturalist, ecologist and ornithologist who lived in Selborne, Hampshire.

He is best known for his book The Natural History and Antiquities of Selborne, which has been continuously in print since it was published inwith nearly editions as of It was long held (although probably.

This project is now finished, and contains a fairly complete transcription of forty years of the personal journals of Gilbert White. If you enjoy them, be sure to read his book, The Natural History of Selborne – you can download it for free from Project Gutenberg. If you wish to see the entries for a particular day, use the search box in the upper right corner of this page.

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About this product. Pre-owned: lowest price. The lowest-priced item that has been used or worn previously. The Essential Gilbert White of Selborne (A Godine country classic) Gilbert White's Year: Passages from the Garden Kalendar and the Naturalist's Journal, A Selborne Year The Portrait of a Tortoise (Discus Book) Extracted from the Journals & Letters of Gilbert White.

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The journals were first mentioned to Jeremy by Jenna when he said that he had to do a history report. They were in. White’s relationship with the everyday has been remarked upon before, but as Martha Adams Bohrer’s approach indicates, focus has been given to the everyday life of the Selborne habitat as it is represented by White’s text: “by focusing on the behaviors of species and specimens [White] generated a new mode—the domestic economy—for Author: Rhian Williams.

When the pioneering naturalist Gilbert White () wrote The Natural History of Selborne (), he created one of the greatest and most influential natural history works of all time, his detailed observations about birds and animals providing the cornerstones of modern ecology.

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Online shopping from a great selection at Books Store. An attractive illustrated edition of Gilbert White's classic work of natural history that has delighted readers for more than years. Combining minute observation of the behaviour of animals and birds with anecdote and local description, White's appealing style has charmed and inspired readers from Charles Darwin to Virginia Woolf.

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Gilbert White With Notes Edward Blyth £ As Richard Mabey points out, in The Oxford Book of Nature Writing, natural history has traditionally been the domain of amateurs.

It has found its expressions in the journals and letters of country curates such as Gilbert White and others whose lives provided the leisure to putter, to observe, and to. Read this book on Questia. The Author of the following Letters takes the liberty, with all proper deference, of laying before the public his idea of parochial history, which, he thinks, ought to consist of natural productions and occurrences as well as antiquities.

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Gilbert White Journals. An ambitious and fascinating project was undertaken to transcribe Gilbert White’s Journals and they make fascinating reading, telling so much about the social history of Selborne and local area as well as all its varied natural history.

He observed all that happened within the district of Selborne. The Journals of Gilbert White (Volumes I and II ONLY of 3 Volumes) Volume One, ; Volume Two, WHITE, Gilbert; GREENOAK, Francesca (Editor) Published by Century Hutchinson Ltd in LondonOver the course of half a century, Gilbert F.

White’s work has served to shape and, in several instances, establish many of the fields that have come to be known as the environmental sciences. In this collection of original essays, a companion volume to White’s selected writings (volume I), leading scholars in areas such as water supply, environmental hazards, and natural resource.

Mabey, Richard. Gilbert White: A Biography of the Author of The Natural History of Selborne. Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, pp. ISBN US$ Permit me to commence with a little personal reminiscence. MENTION has been made in the Press of the recent sale of a hitherto unpublished manuscript by Gilbert White.

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Lincoln. New York, McGraw-Hill, $Author: E.L. Quarantelli. The Natural History of Selborne Gilbert White Edited by Anne Secord Oxford World's Classics. An attractively illustrated, critically up-to-date edition of Gilbert White's classic work of natural history.

Combines minute observation of the behaviour of animals and birds with anecdote and local description, in a charmingly intimate style. A very comprehensive book written by a sociology/criminal justice professor at the University of Scranton. The book covers principles and theory of white-collar crime as well as trends in white collar crime by specific industries.

The author discusses the societal impact of crime as well as the investigation process and the : Peggy Teich.Gilbert White’s The Natural History and Antiquities of Selborne was published without fanfare ina year otherwise famous for event.

Besides seeing the extraordinary aims and actions of the revolution in France, was the year in which Britain marked the publication of White’s quiet and local the same year a natural history more in line with the heroic ambitions of the.