Dr. Georg Hartwig (1813-1880) - Volcanoes and Earthquakes; with 30 illustrations - 1887

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Dr. Georg Hartwig (1813-1880) - Volcanoes and Earthquakes; with 30 illustrations - 1887
Bindings, Geology, History, Illustrated, Science (general) - Quantity: 1 - Book

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.

Contents:
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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Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
1
Subject
Bindings, Geology, History, Illustrated, Science (general)
Author/ Illustrator
Dr. Georg Hartwig (1813-1880)
Book Title
Volcanoes and Earthquakes; with 30 illustrations
Condition
Good
Publication year oldest item
1887
Edition
1st Edition
Language
English
Original language
Yes
Publisher
Longmans
Number of pages
158
Dimensions
185×125 mm
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