Celebrated American Caverns, especially Mammoth, Wyandot, and Luray, together with Historical, Scientific, and Descriptive Notices of Caves and Grottoes in Other Lands
Place Published: Cincinnati, OH
Publisher: Robert Clarke & Company
Date Published: 1882
Edition: First Edition
Book Id: 35912
228pp. Octavo [27 cm] Brown cloth with a gilt stamped title on the spine, a gilt stamped vignette on the front cover, and blind stamped borders on the covers. Very good. The extremities are gently rubbed and bumped. The spine has numerous tiny areas of abrasion. Tanned pages.
The author opens the volume with chapters on the structure, varieties, and contents of caverns, followed by a condensed depiction of cave dwellings, sepulchers, and temples.