An attempt towards a natural history of the fossils of England


WOODWARD JohnBook name :An attempt towards a natural history of the fossils of England : in a catalogue of the English fossils in the collection of J. Woodward, M. D. Containing A Description and Historical Account of each; with Observations and Experiments, made in order to discover, as well the Origin and Nature of them, as their Medicinal, Mechanical, and other Uses Publication : London - F. Fayram - 1728-1729
SFT N° 761Description : 2 vol. in-8 : vol. 1 (1729) : 1/1. xvi, 243 p. ; 1/2. viii, 115 p. - Vol. 2 (1728) : 2/1. iv, 110 p. ; 2/2. iv, 52 p. ; 2/3. iv, 33 p. ; 2/4. vi, 21 p. ; 2/5. 15 p. Note edition :Vol. 1 (1729, édition posthume) en 2 parties : "Part I. Of the Fossils that are real and natural: Earths, Stone, Marble, Talcs, Coralloids, Spars, Crystals, Gemms, Bitumens, Salts, Marcasites, Minerals, and Metals" ; "A catalogue of the English fossils… Exhibiting the fossils that are extraneous… - Vol. 2 (1728) en 5 parties : 1. "A catalogue of the additional English native fossils…" ; 2-3. "A catalogue of the foreign fossils" ; 4. "An Addition to the catalogue of the foreign fossils" ; 5. "An Addition to the catalogue of the foreign extraneous fossils"Subject note :"Essai d’une histoire naturelle des fossiles". - Catalogue de la collection de rochers, de minéraux et de fossiles de J. Woodward, conservée aujourd’hui dans "The Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences" de Cambridge. – Observations d’un lien régional entre les fossiles et les types de roches du sol anglais Theme :GéologieKeywords :Fossiles - Grande-Bretagne
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Vol. 1
Toronto, Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library
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Vol. 2
München, Bayerische Staatsbibliothek, Lith. 457 m-2
Location :
Paris, BNF, S-20268-20269
London, British Library, 953.f.4

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