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Plates from Cuvier’s Essay on the Theory of the Earth

I’m currently reading through Georges Cuvier’s 1813 Essay on the Theory of the Earth and I love these plates from Robert Jameson, who also wrote the prefaces to the third and fourth English editions of the text.

Front piece for Cuvier's Essay on the Theory of the Earth (1813)

Front piece for Cuvier’s Essay on the Theory of the Earth (1813)

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