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GOSSE, P[hilip]. H[enry].
The Canadian Naturalist. A Series of Conversations on the Natural History of Lower Canada.

Description:
pp. xii, 372. 44 text wood engravings, including title vignette. 4pp. Catalogue of Books, July 1839, bound in at the end, 6-line Errata slip at page 1. Original olive-green ribbed and blind-decorated cloth, uncut and partly unopened, one gathering carelessly opened, joints intact, ex libris RICHARD FREEMAN, bibliographer of Gosse, with his notes on the verso of the front free end-paper.

*This is the first edition of Gosse's first book in a first issue binding [FREEMAN case A] - STAGEMAN #1 - FREEMAN & WERTHEIMER #1a - SABIN #28061 - STATON & TREMAINE #2363. Freeman notes a misprint in the printer's address on the verso of the half-title - 'Soe' for 'Shoe', this not noted by Stageman.

John Van Voorst. London.

Date Published: 1840. First edition.

Stock No. 62687

Price: 275.00

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