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The Gallery of Nature, A Pictorial and Descriptive Tour Through Creation

Thomas Milner

W.& R. Chambers 1860

Binding:  Hardback  |  Condition: Good  | 

Splendid, hefty, generously illustrated volume detailing our exploration and cumulative knowledge of the physical world. From the practices of ancient astronomy to a description of the heavens and the geology the Earth. With numerous wood and steel engravings with fold out star charts. Full leather with raised bands and gilt decoration to spine. Marbled end-papers with matching marbling to page edges. Ludlow grammar school prize plate and crest to cover. General rubbing, toning and marking to covers. Occasional spotting within. A sound, tight volume. Good+

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