Wonders of Geology 1849 Samuel Goodrich illustrated sciences text bookBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, 19th Century Books, Sciences, Geology, Illustrated Books).
The Wonders of Geology, by Samuel Griswold Goodrich.
Published 1849, Boston by Rand and Mann.
291 pages. Text in English. Illustrated throughout with wood cuts.
Publisher's cloth binding, gilt title lettering & pictorial spine decorations.
Book is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Book is not new or in "new" condition.
Binding gently age worn, joints slightly scuffed, short areas of cloth loss along joints, spine ends chipped, remains overall attractive as an object.
Text block paper is gently toned, light scattered age spotting, internally still well preserved, tight, sound.
Still attractive on the shelf. Book displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
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Book Measures c. 6 3/4" H x 4 1/2" W.