The Natural History and Antiquities of Selborne by Gilbert White

"The Natural History and Antiquities of Selborne" is an exploration of the natural world in the English village of Selborne. The author, through a series of letters, provides detailed observations and insights into the flora, fauna, weather and geology of the area. The book also sheds light on the history and antiquities of the village, offering a comprehensive view of Selborne during the 18th century.

The 1564th greatest book of all time


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Total Points: 240

Since this book was first published in 1789, there is a penalty of 0%. The age adjusted score is 240.0.

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