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Fossils.- Woodward (John) Fossils of all Kinds, first edition, 7 engraved plates, 1 folding, folding table, lacking the 2 unsigned 'Preface' leaves as often, autograph note in a contemporary hand signed 'E. Steele' tipped in at rear, ink inscription to front free endpaper, contemporary panelled calf, 8vo, for William Innys, 1728.

⁂ An attractive copy of this important work in which Woodward argued that the surface of the earth was divided into strata and that many of the fossils discovered therein came originally from the sea.

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Fossils.- Woodward (John) Fossils of all Kinds, first

Wed, Jul 11, 2018 9:30 AM UTC
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Auction Curated By:
Rupert Powell
International Head of Books and Works on Paper
Justin Phillips
Early and Continental Printing
220 Queenstown Road
London, SW8 4LP
United Kingdom
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