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Gosse, Philip Henry 1810-1888

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Works: 200 works in 1,013 publications in 5 languages and 12,385 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Guidebooks  Bibliography  Diaries  Popular works  Juvenile works  Fiction 
Roles: Author, Contributor, Illustrator
Classifications: PR4725.G7, B
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Evenings at the microscope; or, Researches among the minuter organs and forms of animal life by Philip Henry Gosse( Book )

83 editions published between 1859 and 2016 in English and Swedish and held by 570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Letters from Alabama (U.S.) chiefly relating to natural history by Philip Henry Gosse( Book )

38 editions published between 1855 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This new and improved edition of Letters from Alabama offers a valuable window into pioneer Alabama and the landscape and life-forms encountered by early settlers of the state. Philip Henry Gosse (1810-1888), a British naturalist, left home at age seventeen and made his way to Alabama in 1838. He was employed by Judge Reuben Saffold and other planters near Pleasant Hill in Dallas County as a teacher for about a dozen of their children, but his principal interest was natural history. Letters from Alabama is a personalized record of Gosse's perceptive observations durin
The romance of natural history by Philip Henry Gosse( Book )

83 editions published between 1860 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ocean by Philip Henry Gosse( Book )

48 editions published between 1845 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Father and son; a study of two temperaments by Edmund Gosse( Book )

4 editions published between 1912 and 1970 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Victorian critic and poet Edmund Gosse was the child of respected zoologist Philip Gosse, a minister within the Plymouth Brethren, a fundamentalist evangelical sect. This memoir of Gosses childhood and young adulthood details his upbringing by parents whose faith and literal approach to Scripture directed all their domestic practices
The Canadian naturalist: a series of conversations on the natural history of Lower Canada by Philip Henry Gosse( Book )

30 editions published between 1840 and 2008 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This 1840 work gives a natural history of lower Canada and is accompanied by 44 engravings of native plants and animals
Actinologia britannica : a history of the British sea-anemones and corals by Philip Henry Gosse( Book )

21 editions published between 1858 and 2013 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Omphalos : an attempt to untie the geological knot by Philip Henry Gosse( Book )

20 editions published between 1857 and 2012 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The birds of Jamaica by Philip Henry Gosse( Book )

21 editions published between 1847 and 1867 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A year at the shore by Philip Henry Gosse( Book )

19 editions published between 1865 and 2012 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The aquarium : an unveiling of the wonders of the deep sea by Philip Henry Gosse( Book )

23 editions published between 1854 and 1856 in English and French and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A naturalist's sojourn in Jamaica. by Philip Henry Gosse( Book )

12 editions published between 1851 and 2013 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ancient and modern history of the rivers of the Bible by Philip Henry Gosse( Book )

28 editions published between 1850 and 1883 in English and Undetermined and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A manual of marine zoology for the British Isles by Philip Henry Gosse( Book )

in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A naturalist's rambles on the Devonshire coast by Philip Henry Gosse( Book )

7 editions published in 1853 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life in its lower, intermediate, and higher forms, or, Manifestations of the Divine Wisdom in the natural history of animals by Philip Henry Gosse( Book )

23 editions published between 1857 and 1878 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tenby : a sea-side holiday by Philip Henry Gosse( Book )

7 editions published in 1856 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A handbook to the marine aquarium : containing practical instructions for constructing, stocking, and maintaining a tank, and for collecting plants and animals by Philip Henry Gosse( Book )

16 editions published between 1855 and 2010 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Creation (Omphalos) an attempt to untie the geological knot by Philip Henry Gosse( Book )

5 editions published in 1857 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bibliography of the first editions of Philip Henry Gosse, F.R.S. by Peter Stageman( Book )

3 editions published in 1955 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Omphalos : an attempt to untie the geological knot
Alternative Names
Gosse, P. H

Gosse, P. H. 1810-1888

Gosse, P.H. (Philip Henry), 1810-1888

Gosse, Philip

Gosse Philip 1810-1888

Gosse, Philip H.

Gosse, Philip H. 1810-1888

Gosse, Philipp H. 1810-1888

Philip Henry Gosse

Philip Henry Gosse Brits botanicus (1810-1888)

Philip Henry Gosse englischer Naturforscher

Philip Henry Gosse naturalista britannico

Госсе, Филипп Генри

Филипп Генри Госсе

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The romance of natural historyOmphalos : an attempt to untie the geological knotA handbook to the marine aquarium : containing practical instructions for constructing, stocking, and maintaining a tank, and for collecting plants and animalsGlimpses of the wonderful : the life of Philip Henry Gosse, 1810-1888Green eye of the storm : controversy between science and Christianity in the lives of Arthur Rendle Short (1880-1953), Philip Henry Gosse (1810-1888), George John Romanes (1848-1894) and the author, John Rendle-ShortLetters from Alabama (U.S.) chiefly relating to natural history