- Item content: English
- Although it states on t.p.: 'in two volumes' only one vol. of this 2nd ed. was ever published - vol. 1.
Reprinted from the Philosophical transactions of 1831-1838.
Purchase: Michael Laird Rare Books LLC, May 2016
Bound in textured green cloth over boards with blind-tooled borders and decorations on front cover; gilt-stamped title on spine.
Lower corners bent inward. Rubbing to cloth. Spine faded.
Bookseller's label applied to front pastedown.
- viii, 574 pages, 2 unnumbered pages, 8 unnumbered folded leaves of plates : illustrations ; 23 cm
- QC503 .F3 1849 v.1