A Bibliography of the First Editions of Philip Henry Gosse, Peter Stageman. Limited edition.
A Bibliography of the First Editions of Philip Henry Gosse F. R. S. by Peter Stageman, with Introductory Essays by Sacheverell Sitwell and Geoffrey Lapage.
Published by The Golden Head Press, Cambridge, 1955. No. 362 out of a limited edition of 500. Hand numbered. Gosse was an English naturalist and scientist, and inventor of the seawater aquarium.
Very good, approaching near fine, burgundy cloth hardback. A few small marks and minor bumps on the cover. Text is beautifully clean with a hand coloured frontispiece.
Dimensions: Approximately 221mm x 144mm x 12mm. Frontispiece + xi + 87pp + 5 plates.