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The Face of the Earth (Das Antlitz der Erde). Vol. II-IV

by Suess, E.

  • Hardback £75.00
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  • Catalogue No : 41577
  • Published : 1906-1909
  • Cover : Hardback
  • Pages : vi, 556; vi, 400; viii, 673
  • Publisher : Clarendon Press
  • Published In : Oxford
  • Illustrations : 10 plates (4 col, 1 folding in rear pocket), 106 text figs

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Translated from the original German edition, (1883–1909) by Hertha B.C. Sollas, under the direction William Johnson Sollas (1849-1936), Professor of Geology, University of Oxford. Vol. II-IV only (of 5). An important work in which many of the common terms and concepts still in use in tectonics, such as Gondwanaland (a supercontinent) and Tethys (a former equatorial ocean), were first proposed.

Condition

3 vols (of 5), roy. 8vo, orig. cloth, Vol. II & III good, Vol. IV head of spine worn/torn, hinges cracked. From an institutional library with usual stamps and labels. One vol. with inscription 'presented by W.J. Sollas'.

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