The Canadian Naturalist: A Series of Conversations on the Natural History of Lower Canada

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The Canadian Naturalist: A Series of Conversations on the Natural History of Lower Canada

GOSSE, P. H.

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This is the first work published by zoologist Philip Henry Gosse, describing the nature around Compton, Quebec.The text takes the form of a conversation between father and son in each month of the year, discussing climate, scenery, etc.

Publication Info

  • Publisher: John Van Voorst
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Date Published: 1840
  • Place Published: London
  • ISBN: n/a

Details

  • Condition: Good
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: No
  • Jacket Condition: n/a
  • Details:
    xii, 372 p. 19 cm. 44 engravings. Title page vignette. Black cloth with blindstamped decoration front and back. Rebacked with original spine reapplied. A few mild marks to covers, corners worn. Cut-out photograph of the author pasted onto front free endpaper. First two pages detached. Tiny binder's label on back pastedown.

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