On the different theories of the Earth, by Adam Hunter

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      GB 206 MS 98
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      56 ff., unbound, in an envelope. Contemporary ink foliation 1-55. Written on one side of the leaves only, with numerous additions and corrections on blank pages. The edges of many of the leaves are torn. There is a watermark dated 1819 in the paper

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Comprises a lecture read to the Leeds Philosophical and Literary Society, December 21, 1821; see the note on f. 56v

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Adam Hunter (1794-1843) was a physician to the House of Recovery at Leeds who wrote chiefly on mineralogy.

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