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A History of the Earth and Animated Nature, Illustrated with Copperplates by Oliver Goldsmith - Hardcover - Revised Edition - 1822 - from Bailgate Books Ltd and Biblio.com

A History of the Earth and Animated Nature, Illustrated with Copperplates

by Oliver Goldsmith

Condition: Good Condition/No Dust Jacket


Printed for Richardson & Co., Sharpe & Son, Baldwyn & Co., W. Baynes & Son, T. Tegg, etc, London etc, 1822. Revised Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Six matching volumes in green marbled paper covered boards with black and gilt spine labels. Contains 84 plates (copper engravings) as called for. Edges, spine ends and external joints are well rubbed. Paper covering front internal joint on Volumes 1, 2 and 5 is split but covers are securely attached by cords. Internal binding is sound. Light foxing to prelims and inside covers. Clean, uncut (untrimmed) pages and plates. List of plates at rear of Volume 6. Approx. shipped weight 10kg. xvi, 445, 444, 418, 438, 442, 396, [1]. 6-volume set (complete). No dust jacket, as published. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: over 4 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 16018101039.. This book is heavier than 1kg, and may incur additional delivery charges on some delivery services to some locations..
  • Bookseller: Bailgate Books Ltd GB (GB)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 16018101039
  • Title: A History of the Earth and Animated Nature, Illustrated with Copperplates
  • Author: Oliver Goldsmith
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Good Condition
  • Jacket condition: No Dust Jacket
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: Revised Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Printed for Richardson & Co., Sharpe & Son, Baldwyn & Co., W. Baynes & Son, T. Tegg, etc
  • Place: London etc
  • Date published: 1822
  • Keywords: BZDB4 NOISBN Natural History, Biology, Botany & Zoology; Geology, geography, mineralogy, environment; 18th & 19th century non-fiction. A History of the Earth and Animated Nature Illustrated with Copperplates Oliver Goldsmith
  • Bookseller catalogs: Natural History, Biology, Botany & Zoology; 18th & 19th century non-fiction; Geology, geography, mineralogy, environment;

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