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Lyell, Charles
ELEMENTS OF GEOLOGY. JOHN MURRAY, 1838
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344
Lyell, Charles
ELEMENTS OF GEOLOGY. JOHN MURRAY, 1838
Estimate
1,0001,500
LOT SOLD. 1,250 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

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Lyell, Charles
ELEMENTS OF GEOLOGY. JOHN MURRAY, 1838
8vo, FIRST EDITION, hand-coloured engraved frontispiece, wood-engraved illustrations within the text, original cloth-backed boards, paper lettering piece on spine, minor spotting and browning, minor repair to corner of frontispiece not affecting image, rebacked preserving original spine, some loss to paper lettering piece
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Literature

Norman 1399

Catalogue Note

As noted by Norman, this "is the first modern text-book of geology".

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

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London