A History Of the Earth and Animated Nature

by Goldsmith, Oliver

A History of the Earth, and Animated Nature is a fascinating work of natural history. It was first published in 1774 in eight volumes, these volumes brought together a history of the earth with a description of its geographical features and species. 

Oliver Goldsmith was a novelist, poet and journalist as well as the author of many works of natural history. He is now best known for his 1766 novel, The Vicar of Wakefield.

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First published in 1774, A History of the Earth, and Animated Nature was printed in London for J. Nourse, an English bookseller known for his publication of scientific books.

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An History of the Earth and Animated Nature. [Complete in 8 Volumes]

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Dublin: James Williams. Complete in 8 volumes. All volumes 1776 except Vol. I, which is 1777. 8vo. Full leather with raised bands, a title and author spine slip, a volume slip, and gilt designs in the compartments. [12], xviii,401; [4], 399; [4], 403; [4], 358; [4], 400; [4], 406]; [4], 368; [4], 200 + Index. All volumes have one or… Read more
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1774
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London: A Fullarton and Co, 1847. Leather. Very Good Indeed. 10" by 7". Anon. A finely bound, first edition thus of Oliver Goldsmith's treatise on the natural world. This is the first edition thus, as it is the first edition to be colour illustrated.With an introductory view of the animal kingdom by Baron Cuvier translated from French,… Read more
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London, Edinburgh, and Dublin: A. Fullerton and Co, 1853. 6 parts in 2 volumes (10 x 6 4/8 inches). Additional hand-coloured engraved title-page to each volume, engraved frontispiece portrait of the author, and 72 hand-coloured engraved plates of birds, animals, fish, insects and shells (some light toning). Near contemporary full tan calf, gilt (extremities a bit scuffed, one or two… Read more
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A HISTORY OF THE EARTH AND ANIMATED NATURE. OLIVER GOLDSMITH. Printed for F. Wingrave, successor to Mr. Nourse: London. 1791. Hardcover. Illustrated with black and white plates. 'Goldsmith's Natural Histories'. Eight volumes. Original calf bindings. Text block in excellent condition. Tattered spines but good hinges. Oliver Goldsmith (10 November 1728 - 4 April 1774) was an Irish novelist, playwright and… Read more
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RICHARDSON AND CO. 1822. SIX VOLUMES. A NEW EDITION WITH CORRECTIONS AND ADDITIONS. ILLUSTRATED WITH COPPERPLATES. TIGHTLY BOUND IN MAROON PATTERNED LEATHER WITH LEATHER SPINES. MARBLED END PAGES AND EDGES. SOME FOXING TO THE EARLY PAGES BUT A VERY CLEAN SET. WEAR TO THE LEATHER SPINES. FROM THE LIBRARY OF SNELSTON HALL.
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A History of the Earth and Animated Nature [in Two Volumes], byOliver Goldsmith, with Numerous Notes from the Works of the Most Distinguished British and Foreign Naturalists. Glasgow, Edinburgh, and London: Blackie and Son. 1866. Two volume set. Goldsmith's History of the Earth and Animated Nature was first published in the year of his death, 1774, and owed its… Read more
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New York: Thomas Kinnersley, 1825. Leather bound. Very good +. One volume in two books (complete), quarto size, 958 pp. Oliver Goldsmith (ca. 1728-1774) spent much of his life as a wastrel - just barely earning his BA from Trinity, flitting from studying theology to law to medicine, finally finding his stride as a writer for then-current periodicals.… Read more
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LONDON FOR MILLAR, LAW AND CATER AND FOR WILSON, SPENCE AND MAWMAN, YORK, 1797. A NEW (AND SCARCE) EDITION, IN FOUR VOLUMES. MODERN GREEN CLOTH BINDINGS, VERY FRESH AND TIGHT. WITH 100 ENGRAVINGS. VOL 1, 415 pp, 4 PLATES. VOL2. 412 pp, 53 PLATES (INCLUDING ONE THAT SHOULD BE IN VOL. 1). VOL 3, 424 pp, 29 PLATES.… Read more
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A History of the Earth and Animated Nature [4 volumes]

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London: Henry Fisher, 1822. Leather Binding. Very Good. Color Plates. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" 4 volumes, complete as issued. Bound in period 3/4 brown polished calf over marbled boards, spines with raised bands, paired black morocco labels and decorative tooling in blind (some rubbing to spines and boards; some foxing to text). Engraved frontis portrait;… Read more
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A HISTORY OF THE EARTH AND ANIMATED NATURE

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London and Edinburgh., Pub. by A. Fullarton & Co., 1850. Hand colored engraving of 9 butterflies Pl. XXXIX. 140mm x 233mm with small margins. Oliver Goldsmith (1728-1774) was an accomplished poet, playwright and biographer who also had an abiding interest in the natural world. The first edition of his extensive natural work was published in 1774, and… Read more
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A History of the Earth and Animated Nature

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A History of the Earth and Animated Nature

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A History of the Earth and Animated Nature; With an Introductory View of the Animal Kingdom

by Oliver Goldsmith

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London: A. Fullarton and Company, 1851. Hardcover. good. TWO VOLUME SET. Small quartos. 3/4 brown leather over cloth boards. Leather title labels to spines. There are 72 beautiful hand color plates (complete) in both volumes. Plates with tissue guards appear at the rear of both volumes. In addition… Read more
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A History of the Earth and Animated Nature

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A History of the Earth and Animated Nature

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A History of the Earth, and Animated Nature.

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A History of the Earth, and Animated Nature (5 volumes)

by Oliver Goldsmith

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A History of the Earth and Animated Nature

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Glasgow & London: Blackie & Son, 1840. With Numerous Notes, from the Works of the Most Distinguished British and Foreign Naturalists, embodying the most recent Discoveries in Natural History. Illustrated by Nearly Two Thousand Figures. 2 vols, tall 8vo 10 x 6". Vol 1, half title, frontis portrait, engraved title, xxviii, 14 steel engraved plates, v (blank(, 564pp. Vol… Read more
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A History of the Earth and Animated Nature (2 Volumes)

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A History of the Earth & Animated Nature (3 volume set)

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A History of the Earth and Animated Nature (2 Volume Set)

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London: Blackie & Son, Glasgow, 1855. With Numerous Notes from the works of the most distinguished British and Foreign Naturalists. Illustrated by upwards of two thousand figures. Volume I: Previous owners name (Stephen Batty) in ink on FEP, rubbing to corners. Volume II: Spine break at FEP, previous owner's name (Stephen Batty) in ink on FEP, Chipping… Read more
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A History Of The Earth, And Animated Nature In One Volume

by Goldsmith, Oliver

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New York: Thomas Kinnersley. Poor. 1825. Hardcover. Front cover is detached but present. One plate is torn but complete. Last several leaves have damp staining to the margins, diminishes over the preceding few leaves. Full leather covers. Leather seems to have been varnished or similar. Spine has splits. Covers have slight general wear. Pages have varying… Read more
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A History of the Earth and Animated Nature -- Two Volumes

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Blackie & Son, 1852. Volumes I and II. Very good plus in red leather boards with gilt titles and decorations. Slight rubbing to edges of spines, which feature five raised bands. Interiors clean and unmarked. A beautiful set..
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An History of the Earth and Animated Nature [Volume II only]

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1782
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Dublin: James Williams, 1782. This is a Very Good (Minus) copy of Volume II only of Goldsmith's multi-volume scientific treatise. Full leather binding; edges ruled in gilt; red and black title blocks on the spine, also ruled in gilt. Clean text; 399 pages; illustrated. Pages toned but very clear and unfoxed. Goldsmith's wonderful writing can still be enjoyed as it… Read more
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A history of the earth and animated nature

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A History of the Earth and Animated Nature (Vol I part I, Vol II part I and part II, Vol III part I, Vol IV part I) [5 volumes]

by Goldsmith, Oliver

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, in 5 volumes (spines misnumbered, missing some volumes), 67 engraved plates with titles (including frontispiece, 1 folding map "a comparative view of the heights of the principal mountains in the world", some tissue guarded), title pages with central engraving,
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An History of the Earth, and Animated Nature: Vol. V (This volume only)

by Goldsmith, Oliver

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A HISTORY OF THE EARTH, and Animated Nature. (Volumes 1 and 2 only, of 5)

by Goldsmith, Oliver

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1823
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Philadelphia: Thomas T. Ash, 1823. Leather. Good. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 1823 New edition. Volumes 1 and 2 only. Both volumes in Good to Very Good. 8vo., xvi, 427; iv, 455 pp., with 19 copperplates (in vol.2), and engraved title pages. Bound in full calf, with title and volume on separate black morocco labels on… Read more
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A HISTORY OF THE EARTH AND ANIMATED NATURE - 4 Volumes

by Goldsmith, Oliver

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Liverpool : Nuttall, Fisher and Dixon , 1810 . A New Edition, Improved . Good . 8VO . Bound in worn contemporary calf. Copper engravings in all volumes - frontis and 2 plates vol 1, frontis & 14 plates in Vol 2, frontis and 9 plates vol 3, frontis and 4 plates in vol 4. Goat plate… Read more
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A History of the Earth and Animated Nature [In Four Volumes]

by Oliver Goldsmith

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1835. Acceptable. Ex-library with the usual labeling. Full leather, heavy wear. Boards detached from most volumes, held with string. Back board missing from V III. However, textblocks are good- slight tanning but NO foxing or markings. Could be repaired by an expert or used for research.
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A History of the Earth and Animated Nature (2 vols)

by Goldsmith, Oliver

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Northgate Books
Published
1853
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Blackie and Son Glasgow, 1853. Hardcover. Rebound in olive green and light sage green cloth. Vol 1 - 16 B/W plates, (2 torn with loss), 12 hand coloured plates (one torn with loss), 554pp, (frontispiece, title page and last ten pages missing), 250 x 155mm. Vol 2 - 21 B/W plates (1 torn without loss), 21 handcoloured plates, 662pp,… Read more
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Glasgow: Blackie. 1959 Vol I and 1957 Vol II Blackie SET OF TWO hardbacks, volume I and volume II, no djs; Vol 1 is in good condition, Vol 2 poor; both have dark blue linen boards with tan leather hooped spine and quarters; Vol 1 has name and date 1859 on fep, tears to first couple of pages; Vol 2… Read more
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A History of the Earth, and Animated Nature.

by GOLDSMITH, Oliver.

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Jeffrey H. Marks Rare Books
Published
1825.
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Dampstaining to the first few leaves; scattered light foxing; front joint broken and front cover held on by cords only.
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New York:: Printed and published by Thomas Kinnersley,, 1825.. old full calf.. Dampstaining to the first few leaves; scattered light foxing; front joint broken and front cover held on by cords only.. Folio,. Embellished with a series of beautiful and appropriate engravings, designed and executed by the first artists. . To which are added, the life of the… Read more
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A History of the Earth, and Animated Nature: Illustrated, Volume 4

by Goldsmith, Oliver

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Redux Books
Published
1881
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Acceptable
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R. Worthington, 1881. Hardcover. Acceptable. Fair hardcover. No DJ. RARE ORIGINAL 1881 EDITION. VOLUME 4 ONLY (OF 4 vols.). Pages are clean and unmarked. Covers show edge wear with rubbing/scuffing and bumped corners. Binding cracked but still intact.; 100% Satisfaction Guaranteed! Ships same or next business day!
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The POEMS OF OSSIAN; translated by James MacPherson, esq. to which are prefixed A Preliminary Discourse and Dissertation

by MacPherson, James (translater)

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Quiet Friends
Published
1855
Condition
VG book. Tight. 1st & last leaves very lightly foxed.
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REPRINT
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Boston: Phillips, Sampson. VG book. Tight. 1st & last leaves very lightly foxed.. 1855. REPRINT. Hardcover.. VG book. Brown cloth with gilt lettered & decorated spine. Boards edgeruled & decorated in blind. 7.5"x5", 492,(12ads)pp. . The whole of the text block, including the plates but other than the 1st & last few leaves, is FINE. NO aging, soiling, damp stains,… Read more
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A History of the Earth and Animated Nature

by GOLDSMITH Oliver

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Fortuna Books
Published
1851
Condition
Good
Edition
First Thus
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London: Thomas Nelson, 1851 pictorial gilt embossed backstrip detached, book needs rebacking and restoration, contnets intact and tidy, one two leaf section stands proud, corners bumped and rubbed through at tips, blind embossed boards, hinges cracked, engraved titel and frontis is foxed, xvi 716pp + engraved plates, all edges gilt, final leaf of contents and first leaf of book… Read more
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2020. Paperback. New. Lang: - eng, Vol: - Volume 1, Pages 684. Reprinted in 2020 with the help of original edition published long back [1859]. This book is Printed in black & white, sewing binding for longer life with Matt laminated multi-Colour Soft Cover {HARDCOVER EDITION IS ALSO AVAILABLE}, Printed on high quality Paper, re-sized as per Current… Read more
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