ESSAY ON THE THEORY OF THE EARTH. Translated from the French of M. Cuvier by Robert Kerr. With Mineralogical Notes, and An Account of Cuvier's Geological Discoveries by Professor Jameson.

Edinburgh and London: Printed for William Blackwood, John Murray, and Robert Baldwin, 1813. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Octavo (8vo). Very good condition. Item #019666

265 pages of text. Full original calf binding with one corner bumped and moderate shelfwear; hinges and spine extremities professionally mended. Ex-libris of Society of Writers to the Signet gilt stamped on both boards, with a withdrawn label on the inside front cover. First and final pages of text are moderately foxed. Complete with a frontisportrait and one plate, both of which are lightly browned and foxed, a few pages with small creases, and there is scattered soiling and minor wear throughout the text. Height = 215mm (8 7/16 inches). First edition.

Price: $575.00