London: Henry Frowde, 1904. Hardcover. 435pp. Octavo [23.5 cm] Cloth covered boards with a gilt stamped title on the spine, and a gilt stamped design on the front cover. Good only. The covers are slightly bowed, and they are cosmetically cracked along the joints. The spine and edges of the covers are heavily faded. There are thin losses from the head and tail of the spine. There are 5 or so small stains on the spine. The underlying boards are exposed along the edges. The top edge of the text block is darkened. There is a bookseller's small label on the front pastedown. There are a couple of splits in the rear endsheet along the hinge. The longest split measures 2 and 1/2 inches long. There is a very small open tear in the top edge of the rear free endsheet. The text block is cracked in multiple areas. Many uncut pages. As is. Item #35980
With maps and diagrams. Israel C. Russell was Professor of Geology in the University of Michigan.