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Lyell, Charles
PRINCIPLES OF GEOLOGY. JOHN MURRAY, 1834
LOT SOLD. 475 GBP
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343
Lyell, Charles
PRINCIPLES OF GEOLOGY. JOHN MURRAY, 1834
LOT SOLD. 475 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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Lyell, Charles
PRINCIPLES OF GEOLOGY. JOHN MURRAY, 1834
4 volumes, 8vo, third edition, 14 engraved plates and maps, some folding and/or hand coloured, illustrations, modern green morocco-backed boards, slight offsetting of plates, frontispiece in vol.1 spotted
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Provenance

Charles Kingsley, signature on title volume one, bookplates

Catalogue Note

CHARLES KINGSLEY'S COPY. As well as being a supporter of Charles Darwin, Kingsley had also kept up a lengthy and keen interest in the investigations of Hooker in botany, Lyell in geology and Wallace on the principle of natural selection.

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

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London