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Phillips, John 1800-1874

Overview
Works: 127 works in 520 publications in 3 languages and 3,313 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Guidebooks  Pictorial works  Sources  Art  Maps 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Recipient
Classifications: Q111, 550
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Figures and descriptions of the Palæozoic fossils of Cornwall, Devon, and West Somerset; observed in the course of the Ordnance Geological Survey of that district by John Phillips( Book )

19 editions published between 1841 and 1986 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memoirs of William Smith by John Phillips( Book )

13 editions published between 1844 and 2000 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vesuvius by John Phillips( Book )

22 editions published between 1859 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Geology of Oxford and the valley of the Thames by John Phillips( Book )

13 editions published between 1871 and 2013 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life on the earth : its origin and succession by John Phillips( Book )

11 editions published between 1860 and 2012 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Manual of geology : practical and theoretical by John Phillips( Book )

16 editions published between 1855 and 2013 in English and held by 146 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Treatise on geology by John Phillips( Book )

15 editions published between 1830 and 1852 in English and Undetermined and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide to geology by John Phillips( Book )

20 editions published between 1834 and 2009 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Manual of geology: theoretical and practical by John Phillips( Book )

20 editions published between 1884 and 2012 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A treatise on geology : forming the article under that head in the seventh edition of the Encyclopaedia Britannica by John Phillips( Book )

15 editions published between 1837 and 1838 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Familiar dialogues on dancing, between a minister and a dancer; taken from matter of fact with an appendix containing some extracts from the writings of pious and eminent men against the entertainments of the stage, and other vain amusements by John Phillips( Book )

3 editions published between 1798 and 1956 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Substantiated by quotations from other writers including Pascal, the Prince of Conti, Chief Justice Hale, and Archbishop Tillotson, Phillips declares dance to be a vain and idle amusement. While he acknowledges that many people assume the study of dance teaches good carriage and a "graceful and easy way of moving our limbs," he notes that Quakers, "who hold dancing in abomination," manage to display good carriage without benefit of dance instruction. As with other writers of antidance literature, Phillips notes that, although dance was prevalent during biblical times, only women participated
The rivers, mountains, and sea-coast of Yorkshire : with essays on the climate, scenery, and ancient inhabitants of the county by John Phillips( Book )

20 editions published between 1833 and 2012 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memoirs of William Smith, LL. D., author of the "Map of the strata of England and Wales" by John Phillips( Book )

7 editions published between 1844 and 2011 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mexico illustrated : with descriptive letter-press, in English and Spanish by John Phillips( Book )

22 editions published between 1848 and 1990 in Spanish and English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life on the Earth by John Phillips( Book )

4 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The carboniferous ammonoids from the Gilbertson collection described by John Phillips by S. V Nikolaeva( Book )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A monograph of British belemnitidae by John Phillips( Book )

17 editions published between 1865 and 1870 in English and Undetermined and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Black's picturesque guide to the English lakes : including the geology of the district by Adam and Charles Black (Firm)( Book )

27 editions published between 1844 and 1883 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A monograph of British Belemnitidœ: Jurassic by John Phillips( Book )

in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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A guide to geology
Alternative Names
John Phillips

John Phillips englischer Geologe

John Phillips (geolog)

John Phillips (geólogo)

John Phillips geologo britannico

John Phillips géologue anglais

John Phillips geoloog

Philips, John 1800-1874

Джон Филлипс английский геолог

ג'ון פיליפס (גאולוג)

جون فيليبس

ジョン・フィリップス (地質学者)

約翰·菲利普斯

Languages
English (320)

Spanish (17)

Latin (3)

Covers
Memoirs of William Smith, LL. D., author of the "Map of the strata of England and Wales"