The Climates of the Geological Past and their relation to the evolution of the sun

By Dubois, Eugene

SKU# 18199

$ 30.00

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.

Publisher Swan Sonnenschein
Publisher Place London
Date Published 1895
Date Published Estimated No
Edition First edition in English
Number of Volumes 1
Reprint No
Condition Near fine
Condition Description Some minor rubbing to the cloth, a tight and clean copy in near fine condition.
Limited Edition