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Title:
Remarks on the Geology and Mineralogy of Nova Scotia

Author:
Gesner, Abraham

Place:
Halifax, Nova Scotia

Publisher:
Gossip & Coade

Date:
1836

Description:
xl, 272, [1] pp.; errata slip. With 2 lithographed plates, including the folding frontispiece; hand-colored folding copper engraved map. 8½x5½, original cloth, rebacked with original spine strip & paper label laid on, new endpapers. First Edition. Noteworthy as the first book on the geology and mineralogy of Nova Scotia. Formerly in the Seattle Public Library, with inked spine number, rubberstamps on the cover, title and a few places within, a few perforated stamps, pocket on rear endpaper. With the bookplate of John Sinkankas.

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Condition:
Some soiling and wear to the restored covers, else very good.


 
Item number:
117227
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