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Aspects of the Earth [First, 1890]

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Product description

Subtitled: 'A Popular Account of Some Familiar Geological Phenomena'

First edition published in 1890 by Smith Elder & Co.

This major work is well illustrated with black & white photographs, drawings and diagrams, and has a comprehensive index.
Fascinating for anyone studying geology, partly because it helps illustrate the building blocks of geological knowledge and how ideas have changed over the last hundred years or so. The author, N S Shaler, was the professor of geology at Harvard University. It is also an accessibly written book for those without prior knowledge of the subject

Although there is some rubbing wear on the covers with corner bumping, the book is still in a good clean condition with sound bindings.

Item details

Added value:
A very comprehensive work for the general reader
Author(s):
N S Shaler
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
17.2 cm by 24.8 cm. 1580 g.
Edition:
First edition, 1890
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
344
Publisher:
Smith Elder & Co
Title:
Aspects of the Earth

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Subtitled: 'A Popular Account of Some Familiar Geological Phenomena'

First edition published in 1890 by Smith Elder & Co.

This major work is well illustrated with black & white photographs, drawings and diagrams, and has a comprehensive index.
Fascinating for anyone studying geology, partly because it helps illustrate the building blocks of geological knowledge and how ideas have changed over the last hundred years or so. The author, N S Shaler, was the professor of geology at Harvard University. It is also an accessibly written book for those without prior knowledge of the subject

Although there is some rubbing wear on the covers with corner bumping, the book is still in a good clean condition with sound bindings.

Added value:
A very comprehensive work for the general reader
Author(s):
N S Shaler
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
17.2 cm by 24.8 cm. 1580 g.
Edition:
First edition, 1890
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
344
Publisher:
Smith Elder & Co
Title:
Aspects of the Earth

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