Earliest Man and Environments in the Lake Rudolf Basin: Stratigraphy, Paleoecology and Evolution

By Coppens, Yves, Howell, F. Clark, Isaac, Glynn LI., and Leakey, Richard E.

SKU# 18214

$ 15.00

Pp. xxi, (1), 615; numerous text-figures (black-and-white photos of hominin fossils, line-drawings of fossils, geological diagrams and maps).  Publisher’s original blue cloth, lettered in black on the spine, lg 8vo.  This the hardcover first edition, not the paperback edition.  This volume is a proceedings of a workshop-symposium organized by the four editors.  The meeting was held in East Africa from the 9th to the 19th of September 1973.  This symposium was entitled “Stratigraphy, Paleoecology, and Evolution in the Lake Rudolf Basin” (now Lake Turkana Basin).  It contains 50 chapters by noted authorities in the field.  In the series: “Prehistoric Archaeology and Ecology”.  Small signature of former owner on the front endpaper.  No other ownership marks.

Publisher University of Chicago Press
Publisher Place Chicago
Date Published 1976
Date Published Estimated No
Edition First edition
Number of Volumes 1
Reprint No
Condition Near fine
Condition Description Light edge wear to the cloth, a tight and clean copy in near fine condition.
ISBN 0-226-11577-1
Limited Edition