Scrope, G. Poulett, (1862). Volcanos. The Character of their Phenomena, ... London: Longman et al. 490pp

Longman et al

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Scrope, G. Poulett, (1862). Volcanos. The Character of their Phenomena, Their Share in the Structure and composition of the Surface of the Globe, and Their Relation to its Internal Forces. With a Descriptive Catalogue of all Known Volcanos and Volcanic Formations. London: Longman et al. 490pp.+24pp. adverts. Second edition. HB, red cloth-covered embossed original boards with rebacked red leather spine with gilt lettering to spine and cover. Negligible shelf wear but front corners bumped, binding is sound. New endpapers, frontispiece foxed and water-stained. Text clean, unmarked. 65 numbered woodcut illustrations in text and several more unnumbered in catalogue. Fold-out colour printed world map of volcano distribution.  In good to very good condition.