Geological Excursions Round the Isle of Wight, and Along the Adjacent Coast of Dorsetshire: Illustrative of the Most Interesting Geological Phenomena and Organic Remains
H. G. Bohn, 1854 - 356 стор.
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Geological Excursions Round the Isle of Wight, and Along the Adjacent Coast ...
Gideon Algernon Mantell
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