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Early works to 1800
|All Authors / Contributors:||
James Hutton; John Playfair; Victor Ambrose Eyles; George Willard White
|Notes:||Facsimiles of a 1785 pamphlet and of three papers read in the Royal Society of Edinburgh and originally published in the Society's transactions.
Playfair's biography of Hutton entitled "Biographical account of the late Dr James Hutton" in vol. 5 of the Transactions of the Royal Society of Edinburgh.
|Description:||xxiii, 203 pages : illustrations, portrait ; 25 cm.|
|Series Title:||Contributions to the history of geology, v. 5.|
|Other Titles:||System of the earth
Theory of the earth
Observations on granite
Biographical account of the late Dr James Hutton
|Responsibility:||introd. by Victor A. Eyles ; foreword by George W. White.|