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Gosse, Philip Henry 1810-1888

Overview
Works: 202 works in 928 publications in 4 languages and 10,893 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Diaries  Guidebooks  Bibliography  Popular works  Juvenile works  Fiction 
Roles: Author, Contributor, Illustrator
Classifications: PR4725.G7, 508.761
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Evenings at the microscope; or, Researches among the munuter organs and forms of animal life by Philip Henry Gosse( Book )
79 editions published between 1859 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 736 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Letters from Alabama, (U.S.) chiefly relating to natural history by Philip Henry Gosse( Book )
25 editions published between 1855 and 2013 in English and held by 531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Letters from Alabama chiefly relating to natural history by Philip Henry Gosse( )
6 editions published between 1859 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 502 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 )
76 editions published between 1860 and 2007 in English and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The ocean by Philip Henry Gosse( Book )
49 editions published between 1845 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Canadian naturalist: a series of conversations on the natural history of Lower Canada by Philip Henry Gosse( Book )
23 editions published between 1840 and 1982 in English and held by 307 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
Edmund Gosse wrote of his account of his life, ""This book is the record of a struggle between two temperaments, two consciences and almost two epochs."" Father and Son remains one of English literature's seminal autobiographies. In it, Edmund Gosse recounts, with humor and pathos, his childhood as a member of a Victorian Protestant sect and his struggles to forge his own identity despite the loving control of his father. His work is a key document of the crisis of faith and doubt and a penetrating exploration of the impact of evolutionary science. An astute, well-observed, and moving portrait
The birds of Jamaica by Philip Henry Gosse( Book )
19 editions published between 1847 and 1867 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Rotifera; or wheel-animalcules, both British and foreign by C. T Hudson( Book )
24 editions published between 1886 and 1975 in English and held by 216 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 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Creation (Omphalos) an attempt to untie the geological knot by Philip Henry Gosse( )
7 editions published in 1857 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A year at the shore by Philip Henry Gosse( Book )
11 editions published between 1865 and 1877 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A naturalist's sojourn in Jamaica by Philip Henry Gosse( Book )
9 editions published between 1851 and 2013 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The aquarium : an unveiling of the wonders of the deep sea by Philip Henry Gosse( Book )
16 editions published between 1854 and 1856 in 3 languages and held by 139 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 136 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 )
22 editions published between 1857 and 1878 in English and held by 136 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 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A naturalist's rambles on the Devonshire coast by Philip Henry Gosse( Book )
5 editions published in 1853 in English and held by 119 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 )
14 editions published between 1855 and 2010 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tenby : a sea-side holiday by Philip Henry Gosse( Book )
6 editions published in 1856 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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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
Languages
English (593)
French (2)
Spanish (1)
Swedish (1)
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