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The six parts (complete) of AAE Scientific Reports, Series A, Volume III. Large 4to - the first part sewn with wrappers drawn on and the others stapled in wrappers, as issued. Part I spine slightly chipped at head and tail, Part V has slight damp-staining at the head and foot margins of the pages, more so on the plates where some slight damage has been caused by them sticking together, but images barely affected. Otherwise a very good clean set. ***[I] Metamorphic Rocks of Adelie Land (230pp, 35 plates); [II] The Metamorphic Limestones of Commonwealth Bay, Adelie Land, by Prof. C.E. Tilley (pp-244, 2 plates); [III] The Dolerites of King George Land and Adelie Land, by W.R. Browne (pp-258, 2 plates); [IV] Amphibolites and Related Rocks from the Moraines, Cape Denison, Adelie Land, by F.L. Stillwell (pp259-280, 2 plates); [V] Magnetite Garnet Rocks from the Moraines, Cape Denison, Adelie Land, by Arthur L. Coulson (pp-306, 2 plates); [VI] Petrological Notes on further rock specimens collected from in situ occurrences, Commonwealth Bay region, by J.O.G. Glastonbury (pp-330, 2 plates).
Title: Metamorphic Rocks of Adelie Land (and other papers, in 6 parts). Australasian Antarctic Expedition 1911-14. Scientific Reports. Series A, Volume III: Geology, Parts I-VI.
Categories: Polar Regions,
Publisher: Sydney, Government Printer: 1918-40
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 29842