RESTORATION OF THE EARTH'S LOST HISTORY. THE PAST, PRESENT, AND COMING STATE OF OUR GLOBE; THE REVOLUTIONS THROUGH WHICH IT PASSES FROM ITS BIRTH TO ITS DEATH OR DISSOLUTION; SHOWN FROM NATURE, REASON, AND THE WRITINGS OF ANTIQUITY, BOTH SACRED AND PROFANE. John Howard Carey.

RESTORATION OF THE EARTH'S LOST HISTORY. THE PAST, PRESENT, AND COMING STATE OF OUR GLOBE; THE REVOLUTIONS THROUGH WHICH IT PASSES FROM ITS BIRTH TO ITS DEATH OR DISSOLUTION; SHOWN FROM NATURE, REASON, AND THE WRITINGS OF ANTIQUITY, BOTH SACRED AND PROFANE. San Francisco: Printed by Francis & Valentine, Commercial Steam Printing House, 517 Clay Street, 1868. Octavo, pp. [i-iii] iv [v-vi] [1] 2-134, twenty-two figures in the text, flexible brown cloth lettered in gold on front and rear panels. First edition. A speculative essay on the antediluvian history of the earth in which the author theorizes that we live on a planet twice wrecked, first by fire, then by water. The Stuart Teitler Collection of Lost Race Fiction, p. 5. Cloth a bit worn at two points on the spine panel, cloth faded along spine panel and upper edge of front panel, a very good copy. (#131010).

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