London: Swan Sonnenschein, 1889. 98 full page plates, each containing multiple figures, reproduced from the original steel engravings, accompanied by descriptive letterpress. Small folio, original two-toned cloth. London: Swan Sonnenschein, 1889. A good copy. The binding is stained, and the front flyleaf creased, but the interior is clean and sound. Scarce.
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Paris: Chez Deterville, 1812. 4 volumes. Illustrated with 154 splendid copperplates, many folding, and and an additional folding hand-colored geognostical map of Paris and vicinity. Each volume several parts with distinct pagination. 4to, bound in early calf-backed boards with red leather labels (spines are brittle and somewhat damaged at edges), uncut edges. Paris: Chez Deterville, 1812. First edition. Internally excellent copy with wide- margins and only faint scattered foxing. Through the method of reconstruction of what ancient mammals must have.....
Boston: Phillips, Sampson and Company, 1856. Two folding hand colored lithographed maps & six lithographed plates of fossils. 136 pp. 8vo. Purple buckram spine faded and map has extra folds but lovely overall. Hitchcock (1793-1864), was President of Amherst College and one of the leading American geologists of the 19th century.