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Darwin, Charles
GEOLOGICAL OBSERVATIONS ON THE VOLCANIC ISLANDS, VISITED DURING THE VOYAGE OF H.M.S. BEAGLE, TOGETHER WITH SOME BRIEF NOTICES ON THE GEOLOGY OF AUSTRALIA AND THE CAPE OF GOOD HOPE. BEING THE SECOND PART OF THE GEOLOGY OF THE VOYAGE OF THE BEAGLE. SMITH, ELDER AND CO., 1844
Estimate
5,0007,000
LOT SOLD. 10,000 GBP
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258
Darwin, Charles
GEOLOGICAL OBSERVATIONS ON THE VOLCANIC ISLANDS, VISITED DURING THE VOYAGE OF H.M.S. BEAGLE, TOGETHER WITH SOME BRIEF NOTICES ON THE GEOLOGY OF AUSTRALIA AND THE CAPE OF GOOD HOPE. BEING THE SECOND PART OF THE GEOLOGY OF THE VOYAGE OF THE BEAGLE. SMITH, ELDER AND CO., 1844
Estimate
5,0007,000
LOT SOLD. 10,000 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

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English Literature, History, Children’s Books and Illustrations, including The Garrett Herman Collection: The Age of Darwin

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Darwin, Charles
GEOLOGICAL OBSERVATIONS ON THE VOLCANIC ISLANDS, VISITED DURING THE VOYAGE OF H.M.S. BEAGLE, TOGETHER WITH SOME BRIEF NOTICES ON THE GEOLOGY OF AUSTRALIA AND THE CAPE OF GOOD HOPE. BEING THE SECOND PART OF THE GEOLOGY OF THE VOYAGE OF THE BEAGLE. SMITH, ELDER AND CO., 1844
8vo, FIRST EDITION, folding lithographed map, illustrations in text, with leaf before title "Recently published by the same Author...", 24pp. advertisements dated January 1845 bound at end, original purple cloth, slightly rubbed and faded, rebacked with calf (matching previous lot), corners bumped/worn
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Literature

Freeman 272; Grolier Club, Darwin (2004), p.16; Ferguson, Bibliography of Australia, 3814

Catalogue Note

The second of three parts of Darwin's geological results from the Beagle voyage.

English Literature, History, Children’s Books and Illustrations, including The Garrett Herman Collection: The Age of Darwin

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London