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Hardback, 7.5 x 5 inches. Brown cloth with gilt lettering to spine and blind embossed lettering to front. In Very good condition. A couple of small faults to cover; corners rubbed and a little bumped, chip to center of, and rubbing to spine and spine ends. Some minor rubbing to front. Inscription to front endpaper “G.C. Simpson.” A couple of small neat notations to margins, else inside pages all very clean and tight throughout. Loose letter in front. --- Important association copy that belonged to Sir George Simpson, meteorologist on Scott’s Last Expedition to the Antarctic 1911-12. The Letter, dated Oct 1932, from Sir Harold Jeffereys to Simpson refers to this book. George Simpson was the father of Scott Simpson, Professor of Geology, University of Exeter 1959-1975. 285pp. With 46 b&w maps and illustrations within text.
Title: General Stratigraphy With 10 Maps and 36 Illustrations. *Important Association Copy.*
Categories: Antarctic / Arctic,
Publisher: London, Methuen & Co., 1931 1st ed:
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 78260
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