Geological Excursions round the Isle of Wight and along the Adjacent Coast of Dorsetshire, 1854

Mantell, Gideon

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Geological Excursions round the Isle of Wight and along the Adjacent Coast of Dorsetshire, 1854, 3rd edition, Bohn, London. Xxxii pp preface, 356pp + 24pp advertisement. 7.25"x4.75" red embossed, gold-stamped, cloth-covered board covers. Several small holes in cloth of cover. Water stain to cover and transfer of red dye to margins of 3 pages at front and most adverts at back, and light 'tide-lines' on cluster of first 6 plates but not adjacent or any other text or figures. Pages uncut, clean and free of foxing. 20 full page plates incl. Foldout, 7"x11.75", map of Isle of Wight and numerous smaller engravings within text.