Charles Lyell (1797-1875)

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[Principles of Geology]


Principles of Geology (1830-33) [HTR,HC]
  • No known complete online texts
  • HTML excerpts from Vol. I (2 pages, indexed) at Bartleby.com
  • An etext of his Student's Elements of Geology (Text file, 1.43 MB, 512 KB zipped) is available at Project Gutenberg (see his "Preface" for the difference between the two works).

    Available at Amazon.Com:
  • Paperback edition in four volumes; facsimile reprint of 1837 edition (BookSurge Publishing, 2001):
    Volume 1 (490 pg)
    Volume 2 (462 pg)
    Volume 3 (460 pg)
    Volume 4 (466 pg)
  • Paperback edition, abridged (Penguin USA, 1998, 528 pg).
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