New and Conclusive Physical Demonstrations both of the Fact and Period of the Mosaic Deluge...
1840. Hardcover. Book, Second edn, London, Ridgway, 1840. 8vo, xx, 443p, errata leaf. 41 engravings, including frontispiece, one folding. Slight wear and some discoloration to spine, two small tears, bookplate of Richard G West, VG clean copy in original cloth gilt. Fairholme was a land owner, banker, traveller, naturalist and scriptural geologist. A scarce work arguing against 'the latest geological theories of the age of the earth'. Very Good.
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