A Critical Examination of the First Principles of Geology in a Series of Essays

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A Critical Examination of the First Principles of Geology in a Series of Essays, Longman, London, 1819, 1st edition. 336pp. HB original grey paper covered boards with old red crepe tape repair of spine. Binding cracked, front board loose attached by end paper. Title page and front end paper torn without loss. Book plate of Prof Robt E Grant’s bequeath to UCL. Grant was professor of zoology from 1832 to 1874 with a interested in paleontology. His appointment was arranged by Greenough. In poor condition but excellent provenance.