Mirror of Literature,  11 (1828), 192.

[Books on Mineralogy]



Anecdote, Drollery


Mineralogy, Publishing

    'A person inquired at a punning bookseller's, the other day, if there was any recent work on mineralogy. "I don't know," replied the witty bibliopole: "if there is any thing of the kind it must be Feldspar (Field's Parr)."'

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