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Title: Theory of the Glaciers of Savoy
Description: First Edition. Hard Cover. First edn, Macmillan, London, 1874. Translated by A Wills. With additions by P G tait & John Ruskin. 8vo, viii, 216p. Nr fine unopened copy in original cloth gilt. Defence of James Forbes glaciology edited by his son. DNB: 'James Forbes was the first to study scientifically the phenomena of glaciers, but his claim to be the first observer of the veined structure & other characteristics was contested by Agassiz and Tyndall'.

Keywords: Geology

Price: GBP 145.00 = appr. US$ 207.06 Seller: A G Cram Rare Books
- Book number: 001606

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