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Dana, James Dwight (1844)


Dana, James Dwight (1844)

Dana, James Dwight (1844)

A | System | Of | Mineralogy, | Comprising The | Most Recent Discoveries: | With Numerous Wood Cuts And Four Copper Plates. | By James D. Dana, A.M. | [rule] | “Hæc studia nobiscum peregrinantur, rusticantur.” | [rule] | Second Edition | New York and London: | Published By Wiley & Putnam. | [rule] | 1844.

Half title: A | System of Mineralogy.

Collation: 8° in 4s: [1]-804; [7] 8-633 [1 blank] [1] [1 blank] p., 4 plates

Plates: 4 plates (2 folding) numbered: "Plate I.-IV.", plates I and II unsigned, plates III and IV signed: "GE. Sherman, Sc."

Page size: 142 x 226 mm

Binding: publishers cloth with gilt lettering on spine

Provenance: no marks of provenance

Other editions: 1837, 1850, 1854, 1868, 1892 and 1893 (Issue B)

References: Schuh 1274

Collection: private collection

Dana, James Dwight (1844)

Dana, James Dwight (1844)

Dana, James Dwight (1844)