The Earth : its origin, history and physical constitution

By: Jeffreys, Harold

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Book Condition: Good


Tall quarto, pp xii, 278, lower corners very slightly bumped, a very slight bruise to the upper margings, otherwise good and sound internally, blue cloth slightly worn and scuffed, corners bumped, upper cover with a wrinkle. With the signature and address of L.R. Wager on the front endpaper (Lawrence Rickard Wager, commonly known as Bill Wager, 1904 - 1965) was a British geologist, explorer and mountaineer, described as "one of the finest geological thinkers of his generation" and best remembered for his work on the Skaergaard intrusion in Greenland, and for his attempt on Mount Everest in 1933.). [Sir Harold Jeffreys, was a British mathematician, statistician, geophysicist, and astronomer; one of his major contributions was on the Bayesian approach to probability), as well as the idea that the Earth's planetary core was liquid.]

Title: The Earth : its origin, history and physical constitution

Author Name: Jeffreys, Harold

Categories: Geology, Science,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Cambridge at the University Press: 1924

Binding: Cloth

Book Condition: Good

Seller ID: 015062