Lot 220: Ure (Andrew). A New System of Geology, in which the Great Revolutions of the Earth and Animated Nature, are Reconciled at Once to Modern Science and Sacred History, 1829, six engraved plates and one lithograph plate, wood engraved illustrations, contemporary half calf, gilt decorated spine with morocco title label, light wear to joints & extremities, 8vo, together with Ansted (David Thomas), Geology, Introductory, Descriptive, & Practical, 2 volumes, 1844, wood engraved illustrations, contemporary calf, gilt decorated spines with contrasting morocco labels, 8vo, with Bakewell (Robert), An Introduction to Geology, Illustrative of the General Structure of the Earth; Comprising the Elements of the Science, and an Outline of the Geology and Mineral Geography of England, 2nd edition, considerably enlarged, 1815, hand-coloured aquatint frontispiece, 5 maps & plans (some hand-coloured & folding) and one folding engraved plate, some spotting, 20th century mottled half sheep, 8vo, and Penn (Granville), A Comparative Estimate of the Mineral and Mosaical Geologies. Revised, and Enlarged with Relation to the Latest Publications on Geology, 2 volumes, 2nd edition, 1825, contemporary half calf gilt, joints slightly cracked, 8vo, plus four others similar in contemporary decorative leather bindings (10)
Dominic Winter's Printed Books and Maps Auction October 2015
Wednesday, 14th October 2015
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