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Views of nature, or, Contemplations on the sublime phenomena of creation : with scientific illustrations

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Date: 1850

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von Humboldt, Alexander. Views of Nature. London : H.G. Bohn. 1850.

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von Humboldt, Alexander (1850) Views of Nature. London : H.G. Bohn.

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von Humboldt, Alexander, Views of Nature. London : H.G. Bohn. 1850.

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On steppes and deserts.-- On the cataracts of the Orinoco.-- Nocturnal life of animals in the primeval forest.-- Ideas for a physiognomy of plants.-- On the structure and mode of action of volcanos in different parts of the earth.-- Vital force, or The Rhodian genius.-- The plateau of Caxamarca, the ancient capital of the Inca Atahuallpa, and first view of the Pacific from the ridge of the Andes

xxx, 452 p., [2] leaves of plates

Includes bibliographical references

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Publisher: London : H.G. Bohn

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English

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University of Toronto

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ISBN-10: N/A

Date Added: 2019-05-14

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