An inquiry into the original state and formation of the earth; deduced from facts and the laws of nature To which is added an appendix, containing some general observations on the strata in Derbyshire. With sections of them, representing their arrangement, affinities, and the mutations they have suffered at different periods of time. Intended to illustrate the preceding inquiries, and as a specimen of subterraneous geography. By John Whitehurst

Main Author: Whitehurst, John
Format: eBook
Published: London Printed for the author, by J. Cooper in Drury-Lane, and sold by W. Bent, No. 67, Pater-Noster-Row 1778, MDCCLXXVIII. [1778]
Online Access:
Collection: Eighteenth Century Collections Online / ECCO - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Item Description:English Short Title Catalog, T153455. - Reproduction of original from British Library. - The text sheets were also issued with a titlepage bearing the imprint "printed for the author, by J. Cooper" and with a titlepage bearing the imprint: "printed for the author, and W. Bent, by J. Cooper; and sold at G. Robinson's. - With a half-title and a list of subscribers; the errata are printed on the recto of the final leaf and begin with an erratum for p.5 and end with an erratum for p.198
Physical Description:Online-Ressource ([16],ii,[2],199,[3]p.,plates) 4°