Volcanoes and Earthquakes a popular description of the movements in the earth's crust - X, 158 pp.
Original decorated book binding, gilded page edges.
In good condition. The spine has slightly faded. Foxing on the first and last pages. Lovely flyleaves (with a neat book illustration and ownership instruction). The paper is clean and odourless.
Geological revolutions, Fossils, Subterranean heat, Subterranean upheavals and depressions, Subterranean waters and artesian wells, Volcanoes, Destruction Herculaneum and Pompeii, Gas springs and mud volcanoes, Earthquakes, The great earthquake of Lisbon, Landslips.
Enriched with 33 engravings in the text and some page-wide. Including a geological overview in fourteen time-units.
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- Number of Books
- Bindings, Geology, History, Illustrated, Science (general)
- Author/ Illustrator
- Dr. Georg Hartwig (1813-1880)
- Book Title
- Volcanoes and Earthquakes; with 30 illustrations
- Publication year oldest item
- 1st Edition
- Original language
- Number of pages
- 185×125 mm