AN INTRODUCTION TO GEOLOGY, Illustrative of the General Structure of the Earth; Comprising the Elements of the Science, and an Outline of the Geology and Mineral Geography of England. The Second Edition Considerably Enlarged.
London: Printed for J. Harding, 1815. Second edition. Hardcover. Octavo (8vo). Very good- condition. Item #019707
xxviii, 492 pages of text, followed by 8 pages of publisher's advertisement. Original brown paper-covered boards with new cloth spine, and new printed paper spine label in the style of the original. The original boards are slightly worn. Complete with 7 plates (including frontispiece and map), of which 3 are fold-out, and of which 5 are hand-colored. The page edges are untrimmed, except several pages have a thin piece removed from the bottom edge. Minor pencil notations scattered throughout the text. 232mm x151mm (9 1/8" x 5 15/16"). Second edition.
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