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Title:
Dictionary of Geology and Mineralogy, Comprising Such Terms in Botany, Chemistry, Comparative Anatomy, Conchology, Entomology, Palæontology, Zoology, and Other Branches of Natural History, as are Connected with the Study of Geology

Author:
Humble, William

Place:
London

Publisher:
Henry Washbourne

Date:
1840

Description:
viii, 279 + [8] ad pp. (8vo) 8¾x5½, decoratively blind-stamped green cloth, spine lettered in gilt. First Edition. Bookplate from the library of John Sinkankas to front pastedown. Includes printer's 8 page advertisements on smaller sized paper bound in at rear, as issued.

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Condition:
Spine a bit sunned, light shelf wear & soiling, corners lightly bumped; gift inscription in ink to front pastedown, occasional light foxing, else very good or better - still a sturdy and useful reference.


 
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