Natural History of New York: Mineralogy of New-York
By Beck, Lewis C.
Pp. xxiv, 536; 8 lithographed and engraved plates, 533 text-figures illustrating minerals. Publisher’s original brown cloth lettered in gilt on the spine with gilt ornamentation of minerals at the spine base, front board with gilt scene labeled “Excelsior” surrounded blind-stamped floral decorations, original yellow endpapers, lg 4to. This work was issued in two parts, economic mineralogy, and descriptive mineralogy.
|W. A. White & J. Visscher|
|Publisher Place||New York|
|Date Published Estimated||No|
|Number of Volumes||1|
The text shows some rippling and mild damp staining, the cloth binding is bright and clean with no stains, a good solid copy (see photos).