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THE SACRED THEORY OF THE EARTH: Containing an Account of its ORIGINAL CREATION, and of all the general changes which it hath undergone, until the CONSUMMATION of all things.
London, printed for T. Osborn et al., 1759.. SEVENTH EDITION. To which are now added, Memoirs of the Author's Life and Writings and his Defences of this work, against Mr. Warren and Me Keil's objections. FOUR PARTS IN TWO VOLUMES, complete set. VOLUME 1, THE DELUGE and PARADISE; VOLUME 2, CONFLAGRATION and NEW HEAVENS and NEW EARTH. 8vo, approximately 210 x 125 mm, 8ΒΌ x 5 inches, engraved portrait frontispiece, engraved title page, 12 engraved plates, 8 folding, 4 small text illustrations, a few head- and tailpieces, pages: lii, [1]-419, [1] - page of adverts; [16], [1]-532, bound in full contemporary calf, 2 contrasting gilt lettered labels, extra gilt decorated spines. Bindings slightly rubbed, slight wear to corners, slight cracking to lower hinges of both volumes, covers still firmly attached, small ink spot to one prelim, text easily understood, tip of 2 corners missing, nowhere near text, small ink splash to fore-edge of Volume 2, neat old ink name and date to first pastedown of each volume, occasional pale foxing, otherwise a very good set. MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING, ALL ZOOMABLE, FURTHER IMAGES ON REQUEST. POSTAGE AT COST.
      [Bookseller: Roger Middleton]
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