The gem of the peak, or, Matlock Bath and its vicinity : an account of Derby, a tour from Derby to Matlock, excursions to Chatsworth, Haddon, Monsal Dale, Dovedale, Ilam, Alton Towers, Hardwick, Wingfield, Ashbourne, Buxton, and Castleton, historical and geological : brief history of the Fluor Spar, from the earliest period, down to the present time, a review of the geology of Derbyshire, catalogue of minerals and rocks, and of the flora of the high and low peak : illustrated with maps and numerous engravings / by W. Adam.
- Additional Title(s):
Gem of the peak
Matlock Bath and its vicinity
- Third edition.
- London : Longman and Company, Paternoster Row : Mozley and Sons, W. and W. Pike, Derby : Adam and Company Late Mawe, Royal Museum, Matlock : Goodwin, Bakewell : Moore Library, Buxton : Hoon, Hobson, Ashbourne : and Dearden, Nottingham, 1843.
Derby : Henry Mozley and Sons, printers, 
- Physical Description:
- xvi, , 432,  pages,  leaves of plates ( folded) : illustrations ; 19 cm
- Rare Books and ManuscriptsDA670.D43 A32 1843 Copy 1Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon CollectionAccessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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- Includes index.
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BAC: British Art Center copy 1 is the Abbey copy. Bound in publisher's original plum cloth. Title stamped in gilt on front cover. Inscription: Charles Montrimon, 1854. Publisher's advertisements:  page at end not included in pagination.
BAC: British Art Center copy 2 is bound in publisher's original brown cloth. Title stamped in gilt on front cover. Errata slip tipped in at end.
- Subject Terms:
- Adam & Co. -- Publisher.Dearden, -- Publisher.Derbyshire (England) -- Description and travel.Geology -- England -- Derbyshire.Goodwin, -- Publisher.Hoon, Hobson -- Publisher.Longman & Co. -- Publisher.Matlock (England) -- Description and travel.Montrimon, Charles -- Autograph, 1854.Moore Library -- Publisher.Mozley and sons -- Printer.Peak District (England) -- Description and travel.W. and W. Pike -- Publisher.
- Lithographs -- 1843.
Wood engravings -- 1843.
Engravings -- 1843.
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