Geological Sketches at Home and Abroad
UNUSUALLY BRIGHT, CLEAN, CRISP COPY
Published: Macmillan, 1882
Stock code: 19795
8vo., First Edition, with 29 engraved illustrations in the text, half-title and rear endpaper spotted; original red cloth, expertly rebacked in cloth to style, covers lightly age-faded else a remarkably bright, clean, crisp copy.
Pre-eminent among British geologists, Geikie remains the only one to have been appointed President of the Royal Society (1908-1912).