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Earth in Upheaval by  Immanuel Velikovsky - First Edition - 1956 - from Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047 (SKU: 0287441)

Earth in Upheaval

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Earth in Upheaval

by Velikovsky, Immanuel

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Victor Gollancz Ltd in association with Sidgwick and Jackson Ltd, London, 1956. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good Condition/Good. preface by author, acknowledgements, supplement. Blue coloured boards with gilt coloured titles on the spine. Velikovsky's third book. In this book the author takes geological evidence only, of cataclysmic events that happened in the past and which have come down to us by our myth and story. Softening of the back strip edges with rubbing, stains and marks to the book panels. Tanning and foxing of the text block edges with age toning of the pages and very faint foxing. Offset tanning to the end pages and original bookseller's sticker to the lower right-hand corner of the paste-down. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. XIV, 266 pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Science & Technology; Inventory No: 0287441. .


In this epochal book, Velikovsky, one of the great scientists of modern times, completely revolutionizes the view of the evolution of the Earth, the formation of mountains and oceans, the origin of coal or fossils, the question of the ice ages, and the history of animal and plant species.


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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047 AU (AU)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
Earth in Upheaval
Velikovsky, Immanuel
Hardcover (Original Cloth)
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Used - Good Condition
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First Edition
Victor Gollancz Ltd in association with Sidgwick and Jackson Ltd
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Date Published
BZDB2 NOISBN Geological Disaster -- Earth, Palaeontology, Fossils Science & Technology; Earth in Upheaval

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General secondhand dealers, with 3 cats.We have two shops, 227 Glenferrie Rd Malvern 3144, Victoria 03 9530 2222 ( open 7 days Midday 'til 5.30 PM)And the other at 666 Glen Huntly Road Caulfield South 03 9523 666 open 11:00 am - 5.00 pm-ish the other 6 days. We seem to specialize in non mainstream stuff but read and stock Science-fiction, fantasy, detective fiction, history, biography and true crime, war, natural history. cooking, children's books and try to avoid current text books.We probably have the largest collection of Science Fiction, Penguins and general crime in Victoria in an open shop ( David has 8 bookcases 900mm x 2200mm of sf and f) ( Penny has 8 bookcases 1200mm x 2400 of sf and f )On shelf each shop has 30,000 plus books and we list over 30000 books online


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