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Ertenton tumetèrit humum, con spiritus oris Taniere resicem sollt, aut direptul licornis

OF

ACTIVE AND EXTINCT

V O L C A N O S;

WITH REMARKS ON

THEIR ORIGIN, THEIR CHEMICAL PHÆNOMENA,
AND THE CHARACTER OF THEIR PRODUCTS,

AS DETERMINED BY THE CONDITION OF THE EARTH DURING TRE PERIOD

OF THEIR FORMATION.

BEING THE SUBSTANCE OF SOME LECTURES DELIVERED

BEFORE THE UNIVERSITY OF OXFORD,

WITH MUCH ADDITIONAL MATTER.

BY CHARLES DAUBENY, M.D. F.R.S.

FELLOW OF THE GEOLOGICAL SOCIETY, AND OF THE COLLEGE OF PHYSICIANS

IN LONDON ;

HONORARY MEMBER OF THE BRISTOL PHILOSOPHICAL AND LITERARY

INSTITUTION ; CORRESPONDING ASSOCIATE OF THE GIOENEAN

SOCIETY OF NATURAL HISTORY AT CATANIA;
PROFESSOR OF CHEMISTRY, AND FELLOW OF MAGDALEV COLLEGE, OXFORD.

πολλα δ' ενερθ' υδεος πυρα καιεται.

London:

PRINTED AND PUBLISHED BY W. PAILLIPS, GEORGE-YARD, LOMBARD-STREET;

AND BY JOSEPH PARKER, OXFORD.

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