Jameson, Robert (1816)
A | System | Of | Mineralogy. | [double rule] | By | Robert Jameson, | Regius Professor Of Natural History, Lecturer On Mineralogy, | And Keeper Of The Museum In The Universtiy of Edinburgh; | Fellow of the Royal and Antiquarian Societies of Edinburgh; President of the | Wernerian Natural History Society; Honorary Member of the Royal | Irish Academy, and of the Honourable Dublin Society; Fellow | of the Linnean and Geological Societies of London, and | of the Royal Geological Society of Cornwall; | Member of the Physical and Mineralogical Societies of Jena; of the Society of Natural History of Wetterau, | Etc. | [double rule] | Second Edition. | [double rule] | Vol. I [-II, –III]. | [tapered rule] | Edinburgh: | Printed by Neill & Company, | For Archibald Constable and Company, Edinburgh; and | Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme & Brown, London. | [rule] | 1816.
System Of Mineralogy.
Vol 1: 8°: π2
;  vi-xix   2-537  p., 5 plates
Vol 2: 8°: π2
;  vi-xiii [recte xi]   2-489  p., 3 plates
Vol 3: 8°: π2
;  vi-xii  2-599  p., 5 plates
13 folding plates numbered: "PLATE I. - XIII." and signed "E. Mitchell sculp.t
133 x 211 mm
contemporary half calf with gilt lettering on spine label
autograph inscription probably "MacCulloch" on title page and on front flyleaf; the signature is most likely to be Dr John MacCulloch (1773-1835), a famous Scottish geologist who almost certainly worked with Jameson
1804-8 (first edition), 1820
Collection: private collection