Essai sur la Geographie Mineralogique des Environs de Paris, avec une Carte Geognostique, et des Coupes de Terrain, Baudoin

Cuvier, Georges & Brongniart, Alexandre

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Essai sur la Geographie Mineralogique des Environs de Paris, avec une Carte Geognostique, et des Coupes de Terrain, Baudoin, Paris, 1811. 1st edition, 278pp. 10"x8", patterned paper covered boards with leather label on spine. Slight shelf wear to board edges and corners bumped. Minor foxing to text. In clean, good to very good condition. In custom half morocco solander case in very good condition.
3 folding plates at back: pl.1 Sections, 17.5"x30.5", scales 1:2,000 Vertical and 1:66,000 Horizontal. hand coloured; pl.2 Typical fossils; pl.3 Carte Geognostique des Environs de Paris, date on map 1810, 26"x 29.75, scale 1:66,000, hand coloured. All plates folded cartridge paper, with folds reinforced at back with transparent archival tape, clean, bright and in very good condition