London, South Kensington
12 November 2007
WHITE, Gilbert (1720-1793). The Natural History and Antiquities of Selborne. London: T. Bensley, 1789. 4° (250 x 187mm). 2 half-titles, each with engraved vignette, and 7 plates, 2 folding, errata leaf at end (occasional light browning and spotting). Contemporary half calf, gilt spine (joints repaired but still a little rubbed). Provenance: C. Shuckburgh (armorial bookplate). FIRST EDITION. Rothschild 2550.
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