AN INTRODUCTION TO GEOLOGY: Comprising the Elements of the Science In its Present Advanced State, and All the Recent Discoveries; with an Outline of the Geology of England and Wales. Third edition.

London: Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown, and Green, 1828. 3rd Edition. Hardcover. Octavo (8vo). Very good+ condition. Item #019803

xxiv, 540 pages of text including an index, followed by [i] page publisher's announcement of another work by Bakewell. The announcement page and final blank leaf are stained. Quarter leather binding with raised bands over marbled boards. Complete with a frontispiece and 7 plates (4 of which are fold-out). Two of the folding plates are hand-colored, including the Outline Map to the Geology of England. Height = 215mm (8 7/16"). Previous owner's name in an old hand on the back of the frontis: Capt Bayfield Ret. The edge of the closed pages are slightly soiled, stained and scuffed. A few pages are lightly soiled or have tiny tears. Third Edition, entirely recomposed, and greatly enlarged. With New Plates.

Price: $675.00

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