Mémoire sur la position géologique des terrains de la partie Australe du Brésil: et sur les soulèvements qui, à diverses époques, ont changé le relief de cette contrée

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Mémoire sur la position géologique des terrains de la partie Australe du Brésil: et sur les soulèvements qui, à diverses époques, ont changé le relief de cette contrée

By Pissis, M.A.

SKU# 13548

$ 165.00

Pp. 353-413, 8 large foldout figures (geological profiles and maps) on five leaves, 2 very large foldout hand-colored geological maps. Early plain gray wrappers, 4to. This is a monograph on the surface configuration and geology of the southern part of Brazil, with a record of the tectonic uplift that has changed the terrain over time. Mémoires, Académie des Sciences, (Mathématiques et Physiques), Paris, volume 10. The foldout text figures and hand-colored plates are laid in at the end of the text so they can be easily unfolded. This work is complete.

Publisher Académie des Sciences
Publisher Place Paris
Date Published 1842
Date Published Estimated No
Edition First
Number of Volumes
Reprint No
Condition Very Good
Condition Description Some light wear to the wrappers, some light marginal tanning to the text, the color plates are bright and clean with a few professional repairs; a very good copy of a rare work.
ISBN
Limited Edition