The Quaternary in the Coastlands of Guinea

By Davies, Oliver

SKU# 16180

$ 20.00

Pp. xv, 276; 8 full page black-and-white photo-plates, 120 text-figures (line-drawings of artifacts and maps). Publisher’s original pale blue cloth, lettered in gilt on the spine, sm 4to. The work covers the archaeology of this coastal West African country. The volume is divided into nine chapters – 1: The Chronological Frame; 2: Pluvial Sequence in Africa; 3: Raised Beaches; 4: West African River-Terraces; 5: Soil-Profiles and Lateralization; 6: Tentative Scheme of Absolute Chronology; 7: Paleolithic Industries; 8: The Mesolithic; and 9: The Neolithic. Signature of former owner, archaeologist Richard Osborne, on the front endpaper.

Publisher Jackson, Son and Company
Publisher Place Glasgow
Date Published 1964
Date Published Estimated
Edition First edition
Number of Volumes 1
Reprint No
Condition Fine
Condition Description A fine (as new) copy.
Limited Edition