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[Diagram explanatory of the sinuosity of river-courses.]

Image ID: 1126357

[Diagram explanatory of the sinuosity of river-courses.] (1830-1833)

Image Details

Image Title

:  [Diagram explanatory of the sinuosity of river-courses.]

Additional Name(s)

: Lyell, Charles, Sir, 1797-1875 -- Author


: Woodcuts

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 14 x 22 cm.


: 170


: Principles of geology; being an attempt to explain the former changes of the earth's surface, by reference to causes now in operation.

Source Description

: 3 v. fronts. (2 col.), illus., plates, maps (2 fold.) 23 cm.


: Science, Industry and Business Library / General Collection Division

Catalog Call Number

: 3-PTC (Lyell, C. Principles of geology. 1830)

Digital ID

: 1126357

Record ID

: 358902

Digital Item Published

: 2-3-2004; updated 3-25-2011

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