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Geological Survey of Canada. Report of progress from its commencement to 1863.
Illustrated by 498 wood cuts in the text, and accompanied by an atlas of maps and sections ...
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Montreal, Dawson Bros., 1863-65.
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[1], xxvii, 983 p. illus. and atlas (42 p., diagrs. (part col.) maps (part fold., part col.)
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Montreal, Dawson Bros., 1863-65.
general note
"Contains, in a condensed form, the substance of all the previous reports, with much original matter."
Atlas has appendices: I. A list of the publications of the Geological Survey of Canada, including Reports of progress and Contributions to paleontology. II. A table of the variations of the magnetic needle for various stations in British North America in the year 1856.
Notice about the Atlas tipped in at p. [iii] (2d group)
Officers of the survey: Sir William E. Logan, director, Alexander Murray, T. Sterry Hunt, E. Billings.
local note
"Errata" slip tipped in at p. [xvii] (2d group)
Fisher copy 2: Bound in brown bead grain publisher's cloth.
catalogue key
3751932
 
Gift; Prof. John Gittens; 2015; Copy 2 RB331960.

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