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Minerals and How to Study Them. A Book for Beginners in Mineralogy

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Minerals and How to Study Them. A Book for Beginners in Mineralogy

by Dana, Edward Salisbury

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  • hardcover
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NY: John Wiley & Sons; London: Chapman & Hall Ltd, 190l. 2nd revised edition (cr1895), 1901 HC, 5 x 7 1/2, 2nd revised edition, vi, 380 pp, + 16 pp publisher's catalogue, appendix, general index, index to mineral species, frontis b/w of quartz crystal, North Carolina, over 300 b/w text figs. Covers have title and author in red, and gilt dec of mineral, gilt letters and decoration to spine. An early edition of one of the most popular mineralogy books for beginners and one used as textbook by older mineralogists, like Hurlbut, professor of mineralogy at Harvard. Minor rubbing to covers, owners name stamp to tp. VG. 2nd Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket.

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Bookseller Inventory #
32
Title
Minerals and How to Study Them. A Book for Beginners in Mineralogy
Author
Dana, Edward Salisbury
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket condition
No Jacket
Quantity available
1
Edition
2nd Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
NY: John Wiley & Sons; London: Chapman & Hall Ltd, 190l. 2nd revised edition (cr1895)
Date published
1901
Keywords
MINERALS, MINERALOGY, GEOLOGY, EDWARD SALISBURY DANA

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VG
Very Good condition can describe a used book that does show some small signs of wear - but no tears - on either binding or...[more]
jacket
Sometimes used as another term for dust jacket, a protective and often decorative wrapper, usually made of paper which wraps...[more]
rubbing
Abrasion or wear to the surface. Usually used in reference to a book's boards or dust-jacket.
spine
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf....[more]
gilt
The decorative application of gold or gold coloring to a portion of a book on the spine, edges of the text block, or an inlay in...[more]

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