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Gosse, Philip Henry 1810-1888

Overview
Works: 194 works in 927 publications in 4 languages and 11,572 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 munuter organs and forms of animal life by Philip Henry Gosse( Book )

78 editions published between 1859 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

24 editions published between 1855 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The romance of natural history by Philip Henry Gosse( Book )

73 editions published between 1860 and 2007 in English and held by 340 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 287 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 ocean by Philip Henry Gosse( Book )

49 editions published between 1845 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Canadian naturalist: a series of conversations on the natural history of Lower Canada by Philip Henry Gosse( Book )

27 editions published between 1840 and 2008 in English and held by 238 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
The Rotifera; or wheel-animalcules, both British and foreign by C. T Hudson( Book )

25 editions published between 1886 and 1975 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

17 editions published between 1857 and 2010 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The birds of Jamaica by Philip Henry Gosse( Book )

19 editions published between 1847 and 1867 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

13 editions published between 1865 and 1877 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

10 editions published between 1851 and 2013 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

15 editions published between 1854 and 1856 in 3 languages and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Actinologia britannica : a history of the British sea-anemones and corals by Philip Henry Gosse( Book )

7 editions published between 1858 and 1860 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

12 editions published between 1855 and 1856 in English and held by 112 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 )

21 editions published between 1857 and 1878 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

4 editions published in 1853 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

6 editions published in 1856 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sacred streams ; or : the ancient and modern history of the rivers of the BIble by Philip Henry Gosse( Book )

26 editions published between 1850 and 1883 in English and Undetermined and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Letters from Alabama : chiefly relating to natural history by Philip Henry Gosse( Book )

7 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and held by 32 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
Creation (Omphalos) an attempt to untie the geological knot by Philip Henry Gosse( Book )

7 editions published in 1857 in English and held by 23 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 H.

Gosse, Philip H. 1810-1888

Gosse, Philipp H. 1810-1888

Philip Henry Gosse

Philip Henry Gosse englischer Naturforscher

Philip Henry Gosse naturalista britannico

Госсе, Филипп Генри

Філіп Генрі Госсе

פיליפ הנרי גוס

フィリップ・ヘンリー・ゴス

Languages
English (607)

French (2)

Spanish (1)

Swedish (1)

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The romance of natural historyOmphalos : an attempt to untie the geological knotFather and son : biographical recollectionsGlimpses 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