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WESLEY, John (1703--1791)
A compendium of natural philosophy, being a survey of the wisdom of God in the Creation; by John Wesley, A.M. A new edition, revised, corrected, and adapted to the present state of science, by Robert Mudie; ... In three volumes. ...
London: printed for Thomas Tegg and Son, 1836.
3 vols ; 15.5 (8º)
I: xvi, 384 p., engr. frontis.
II: viii, 376 p., engr. port.
III: viii, 375, [1] p., engr. port.

Forms nos. LVI--LVIIII of Tegg's (previously Murray's) 'Family Library'. Plates protected by tissue-guards. The editor's prefaces are signed and dated 'Grove Cottage, Chelsea, July 30th 1836'. Contents: Vol. I: Man-vertebrated animals - vol. II: Invertebrated animals - vol. III: Inanimate nature.

Copy Notes Volume II has bookseller's label on first pastedown reading 'Sold by T. & W. Boone'. Volume III is mostly unopened.

Binding Publisher's grey cloth with title printed on upper cover: 'The Family Library. No. ... A Compendium Of Natural Philosophy, ... By John Wesley, ... A New Edition, ... By Robert Mudie; ...'; and list of titles on lower cover; spine with printed series title 'Wesley's Natural Philosophy. Vol. ... Price 5s. Family Library. No. ...'.

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