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Gilbert White Around the World

Gilbert White Around the World

03 January 2020 to 28 June 2020

10:30 to 16:30

Gilbert White around the World will explore Gilbert White’s international impact. The Natural History of Selborne, Gilbert White’s pioneering work, is often quoted as being the fourth most published book in the English language, however it is not just published in English, readers from all over the world have also read White from China to Sweden. The exhibition will centre around these international copies of The Natural History of Selborne, charting Gilbert White’s influence around the world since the eighteenth century till today.


Start: 03 January 2020
End: 28 June 2020
Booking: No pre-booking required
Admission: Free with admission

Location Details

Location Gilbert White's House Selborne, Alton, Hampshire
Postcode GU34 3JH

Organiser Details

Organiser's Name Kimberley James
Organiser's Website
Organiser's Email
Organiser's Telephone 01420511275

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