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Geological sketches, and glimpses of the ancient earth

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Published by Harvey and Darton in London .
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  • Geology

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    Statement[Maria Hack]
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxix, 393 pages, 1 unnumbered leaf :
    Number of Pages393
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    Open LibraryOL26382993M

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/ A MANUAL OF ELEMENTARY GEOLOGY OR, THE ANCIENT CHANGES OF THE EARTH AND ITS INHABITANTS, as illustrated by geological monuments, 4th Edition, c[2], rebound with sections of the original binding applied to both boards and spine of new binding, New York,pages, - 3 - several pencil marks in text, ovg, $ Maria Hack (née Barton, 16 February – 4 January ) was an English writer of educational books for children that were praised for their clarity.

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