Report on the Eruption of Tarawera and Rotomahana, N.Z. [New Zealand]

By: Thomas, A. P. W. [Sir Algernon Phillips Withiel (1856-1937)]

Price: NZ$210.00

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Book Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


Chips and tears to margins of wrappers and to paper spine. Wrappers faded with foxing. Title leaf with chips to corners and tears to margins. Internally good. Rubbing to corners of leaves with a few leaves a little dog-eared. This volume has "Map No. 1" bound in at the rear, rather than as the frontispiece. A 90 mm tear to the second folding map (facing page 41). ; 74 pages + 2 large folding maps + 13 plates. Printed blue paper wrappers. Page dimensions: 235 x 152mm. [Bibliographical Reference: Bagnall 5525 - "Unlike Percy Smith and Hutton, Thomas was able to delay his report, made at the request of the Minister of Mines, until he had spent six weeks in the field during the summer of 1887/1888. The text outlines the nature of the volcanic zone, some precursors of the eruption, the successive stages of which are described, its effect on the Rotorua spruings, and the transformed landscape, together with a summary of possible causes."] ; 8vo

Title: Report on the Eruption of Tarawera and Rotomahana, N.Z. [New Zealand]

Author Name: Thomas, A. P. W. [Sir Algernon Phillips Withiel (1856-1937)]

Categories: Other,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Wellington, Government Printer: 1888

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: Fair with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 22047

Keywords: New Zealand Geology Volcano