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A Handbook of Rocks for Use Without the Microscope

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A Handbook of Rocks for Use Without the Microscope

by Kemp, James Furman

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  • Hardcover
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New York: D.Van Nostrand, 1900. Book. VG+. Cloth. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Second Edition, Revised , so stated. 185 pp. plus two pp. of ads at rear. Rust brown cloth with gilt digging tools on frontand gilt tiles to the spine. This copy is VG+. Exterior is clean and rich. Minimal rubbing to tips /spine ends . Inside has PO signature dated 1904 in pencil ( looks very erasable). Otherwise unmarked, crisp, and tightly bound with modest/even toning. "With a glossary of the names of rocks and of other lithological terms ." " This second edition is largely unchanged to the text , however the Glossary was rewritten and brought up to date." Neat and trim..

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book dealer
Bailey Bonzo Books US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
001662
Title
A Handbook of Rocks for Use Without the Microscope
Author
Kemp, James Furman
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
second hand - VG+
Jacket condition
No Jacket
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
D.Van Nostrand
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
1900
Size
8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

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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]
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]
rubbing
Abrasion or wear to the surface. Usually used in reference to a book's boards or dust-jacket.
Cloth
"Cloth-bound" generally refers to a hardcover book with cloth covering the outside of the book covers. The cloth is stretched... [more]
crisp
A term often used to indicate a book's new-like condition. Indicates that the hinges are not loosened. A book described as crisp... [more]

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