The Climates of the Geological Past and their relation to the evolution of the sun
By Dubois, Eugene
Pp. viii, 167. Publisher’s original dark-blue pebble cloth, lettered in gilt on the spine and front cover, sm 8vo. This volume was first published in Dutch in Batavia in 1891 (when Eugene Dubois was making his Homo erectus discoveries in Java in the 1890s). It was later published in German in Nijmegen in 1893. This first edition in English was translated from the German edition and ultimately published in London in 1895. This is a rare work on past climate by the legendary fossil collector, Eugene Dubois. Small signature of Ernst de Vries on the title page.
|Date Published Estimated||No|
|Edition||First edition in English|
|Number of Volumes||1|
|Condition Description||Some minor rubbing to the cloth, a tight and clean copy in near fine condition.|