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Lowry, Delvalle (afterwards Varley) (1822)


Lowry, Delvalle (afterwards Varley) (1822)

Lowry, Delvalle (afterwards Varley) (1822)

Conversations | on | Mineralogy. | [rule] | With Plates, | Engraved By Mr. And Miss Lowry, | From Original Drawings. | [rule] | In Two Volumes. | Vol. I. [-II.] | [tapered rule] | London: | Printed For | Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, And Brown, | Paternoster-Row; And | Sold By J. Mawe, 149, Strand. | 1822.

Collation: 2 Vols.
Vol. 1: 12°: A8 B-L12 M6 N4; [3] iv-xv [1 blank] [1] 2-259 [1 blank] p., frontispiece, 5 plates
Vol. 2: 12°: π2 B-M12 N9; [3] iv [1] 2-282 p., 6 plates

Plates: Vol. 1: folding frontispiece (handcolored), 5 folding plates numbered: "I-V"; Vol. 2: 6 folding plates numbered: "VI-XI"

Page size: 171 x 107 mm

Binding: two volumes bound in one. Half calf over marbled boards, with gilt ornaments and monogram "A" on spine and gilt lettering on spine label

Provenance: bookplate "A | Hodsock Priory" and gilt monogram "A" on spine

Other editions: 1822 (American issue), 1826, 1837

References: Schuh 3158

Collection: private collection

Lowry, Delvalle (afterwards Varley) (1822)

Lowry, Delvalle (afterwards Varley) (1822)

Lowry, Delvalle (afterwards Varley) (1822)

Lowry, Delvalle (afterwards Varley) (1822)

Lowry, Delvalle (afterwards Varley) (1822)