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fossils of the South Downs

G. A. Mantell

fossils of the South Downs

by G. A. Mantell

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Published by L. Relfe .
Written in English


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Statementor, Illustrations of the geology of Sussex ; by G.A. Mantell.
SeriesLandmarks of science
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21444290M

Sixty-seven books and memoirs appear in Agassiz and Strickland's Bibliographia Zoologiæ, and forty-eight scientific papers in the Royal Society's Catalogue. The Fossils of the South Downs. Royal 4to, 42 plates. London This was his first book, the plates of which were drawn by his wife. Very expensive, at £3. 3/- (three guineas).Born: 3 February , Lewes, Sussex, England. This book tells the story of the South Downs through the ages, with wonderful detail of the history, geography, flora and fauna of these glorious hills. It is also a sad tale of neglect and development, with much of the original quality of the Downs destroyed over the past century. The author is passionate about the Downs and much of the book /5(7).

Gideon Mantell and the Discovery of Dinosaurs is a scholarly yet accessible biography--the first in a generation--of a pioneering dinosaur hunter and scholar. Gideon Mantell discovered the Iguanodon (a famous tale set right in this book) and several other dinosaur species, spent over twenty-five years restoring Iguanodon fossils, and helped establish the idea of an Age of Reptiles that ended. Two specimens of chalk bearing fossils of the glass sponges Ventriculites radiates, collected in Sussex, England. Plate 14 from the book The fossils of the South Downs; or illustrations of the geology of Sussex, by Gideon Algernon Mantell (London, Lupton Relfe, ). Inscribed above ‘Tab XIV’. Inscribed below: ‘Mary Ann Mantell Sculpt.’.

  Buses and coaches take excursion groups from the town centre, but you might prefer to hire a car to explore the more rural areas of Sussex and the South Downs. BOOK YOUR BOUTIQUE HOTELS To book the hotels on this independent itinerary, get in touch with our Voice Reservation Team on (UK) & (US). Fossil Downs Station is a pastoral lease and cattle station located about 50 kilometres (31 mi) North East of Fitzroy Crossing in the Kimberley region of Western Australia.. The first Europeans to visit the area were part of Alexander Forrest's party who passed through in followed by Charles Hall in Hall later struck gold at Halls station was established the following year.


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The Fossils Of The South Downs [Gideon Mantell] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This is a reproduction of a book published before This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pagesCited by: Excerpt from The Fossils of the South Downs, or Illustrations of the Geology of Sussex It was originally intended to have restricted these researches to the South-eastern division of Sussex; but they have insensibly extended over a wider field, and now, in a great measure, comprehend the geological phenomena of the whole county.5/5(1).

This volume, first published incontains Mantell's early research into fossil remains of southern England. Arranged according to rock type and strata, Mantell provides descriptions and analysis of fossil tropical plants, fish, molluscs and what he described as 'an animal of the lizard tribe Cited by: The Fossils of the South Downs: Or, Illustrations of the Geology of Sussex Gideon Algernon Mantell, Gideon Mantell Full view -   Description.

Gideon Mantell () was an English physician and geologist best known for pioneering the scientific study of dinosaurs. After an apprenticeship to a local surgeon in Sussex, Mantell became a member of the Royal College of Surgeons Author: Gideon Algernon Mantell. The Fossils of the South Downs - by Gideon Algernon Mantell September Skip to main content Accessibility help We use cookies to distinguish you from other users and to provide you with a better experience on our websites.

Close this message to accept. The Fossils of the South Downs Gideon Mantell (–) was an English physician and geologist best known for pioneering the scientific study of dinosaurs.

After an apprenticeship to a local surgeon in Sussex, Mantell became a member of the Royal College of Surgeons in title = {The fossils of the South Downs: or, Illustrations of the geology of Sussex }, copyright = {Public domain. The BHL considers that this work is no longer under copyright protection.}.

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London: Lupton Relfe: 4° ( x mm). Hand-coloured engraved frontispiece and forty plates (two of which folding), hand-coloured lithographic geological map. Illustration from the book The Fossils of the South Downs, engraved by Mary Ann Mantell from sketches by Gideon Mantell.

The book describes geological formations and fossils found in the South Downs of Sussex, England. Shelfmark: OUM: 1 d. Known for: Discovering Iguanodon.

Plates engraved by Mrs. Mantell from drawings by the author. Gideon Algernon Mantell () was an English physician and geologist. This is Mantell's first work, and contains his early research into the fossil remains of the South Downs in southern England. The Fossils of the South Downs; Or Illustrations of the Geology of Sussex.

London: Lupton Relfe, First edition, 4to, (xvi),(1 advertisement) pp. 41 hand coloured plates (2 folding) plus a hand coloured geological map, light foxing to the half title and title. The Fossils of the South Downs Geology of Sussex, first edition, 42 lithographed plates, ONE OF 25 COPIES WITH THE PLATES COLOURED BY HAND, contemporary half calf, slightly worn [Dean 40], ; A Narrative of the Visit of William IV and Queen Adelaide to Lewes, Large Paper copy, printed on grey stock, 2 engraved plates, presentation inscription from the author to his wife, and.

Gideon Mantell () was an English physician and geologist best known for pioneering the scientific study of dinosaurs. This volume, first published incontains Mantell's early research 5/5(1).

The Fossils of the South Downs, or, Illustrations of the Geology of Sussex Abbreviation Foss. Downs Place London Publishers L. Relfe Pubs in book. Publication The Fossils of the South Downs [/6] Global registry of scientific names of fossil organisms covered by the International Code of.

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