AN INTRODUCTION TO GEOLOGY; Intended to Convey a Practical Knowledge of the Science, and Comprising the Most Important Recent Discoveries, with Explanations of the Facts and Phenomena which Serve to Confirm or Invalidate Various Geological Theories. Robert Bakewell.
AN INTRODUCTION TO GEOLOGY; Intended to Convey a Practical Knowledge of the Science, and Comprising the Most Important Recent Discoveries, with Explanations of the Facts and Phenomena which Serve to Confirm or Invalidate Various Geological Theories.
AN INTRODUCTION TO GEOLOGY; Intended to Convey a Practical Knowledge of the Science, and Comprising the Most Important Recent Discoveries, with Explanations of the Facts and Phenomena which Serve to Confirm or Invalidate Various Geological Theories.

AN INTRODUCTION TO GEOLOGY; Intended to Convey a Practical Knowledge of the Science, and Comprising the Most Important Recent Discoveries, with Explanations of the Facts and Phenomena which Serve to Confirm or Invalidate Various Geological Theories.

London: Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown, Green, & Longman, 1833. 4th Edition. Hardcover. Octavo (8vo). Very good+ condition. Item #019672

xxxvi, 589 pages of text, followed by [i] page of errata. Includes an errata and addenda slip bound in prior to page 1. Leather spine and corners, with marbled paper-covered boards with minor wear. Binder identified with a ticket on the inside front cover: Samuel Mepham Book Binder Dorchester. Complete with a frontispiece and 8 plates (5 of which are fold-out). Two of the folding plates are hand-colored, including the geologic map of England. The final plate is slightly misfolded, causing a margin to become browned. The title page has a woodcut vignette and the text is illustrated with woodcuts. Engraved heraldic bookplate on the inside front cover: Ilchester. Height = 22cm (8 5/8"). Fourth edition, greatly enlarged.

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