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Boue, Ami, 1794-1881, Johnst …
Geological structure of glob …
1856
Physical Atlas
Authors Boue, Ami, 1794-1881, Johnston, Alexander Keith, 1804-1871
Full Title The geological structure of the globe according to Ami Boue, with corrections and additions to 1855. By A.K. Johnston, F.R.G.S. Engraved by W. & A.K. Johnston. William Blackwood & Sons, Edinburgh & London, (1856)
Note Hand col. lithographed map. Shows 6 geologic units. Includes an illustration "The principal mountains of the globe arranged according to geographical longitude, with elevations above the level of the sea," and 4 inset maps: Directions of the systems of mountains as they appear at Milford by E. de Beaumont -- Illustrations of the synchronism of parallel chains --(North Pole region) --(Antarctic Regions) "Geology no. 1."
Johnston, Alexander Keith, 1 …
Volcanic action.
1856
Physical Atlas
Authors Johnston, Alexander Keith, 1804-1871
Full Title The phenomena of volcanic action showing the regions visited by earthquakes and the distribution of volcanoes over the globe. With corrections and additions, to 1854, by A.K. Johnston, F.R.S.E. Engraved by W. & A.K. Johnston. William Blackwood & Sons, Edinburgh & London. (1856)
Note Hand col. lithographic map. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Insets: Enlarged map of the principal volcanic series of the new world -- Enlarged map of the principal volcanic series of the old world -- Enlarged map of northern India showing the earthquake districts -- Iceland, chiefly according to Krug von Nidda . Scale 1:5,000,000 -- Island of Santorini on an enlarged scale -- Eaheinomauwe, North I. of New Zealand by Leopold von Buch. Scale 1:6,000,000 -- Canary Islands. Scale 1:6,000,000 -- Hawaii Archipelago or Sandwich Islands. Scale 1:6,000,000 -- Greek Islands according to Leopold von Buch. Scale 1:6,000,000 -- Earthquake region of the United States and W.I. islands -- Volcanic district of Lower Italy. Scale 1:6,000,000. Illustrations: Jorullo in Mexico, A. v. Humboldt -- Tankuban Prahu in Java, S. Muller. "Geology no. 10."
Johnston, Alexander Keith, 1 …
Geological phenomena.
1856
Physical Atlas
Authors Johnston, Alexander Keith, 1804-1871
Full Title Comparative views of remarkable geological phenomena by A.K. Johnston, F.R.G.S. Engraved by W. & A.K. Johnston. William Blackwood & Sons, Edinburgh & London. (1856)
Note Hand col. lithograph. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Contents: Plan of the volcanoes of Pichincha and Antisana surveyed by A. von Humboldt. Scale 1:200,000 -- Plans of the craters of Vesuvius and Etna by H. Abich, 1834. Scale 1:20,000 -- Physical map of the island of Teneriffe, by Leopold von Buch. Scale 1:550,000 -- Southern view of Etna from M.P.O. near Catania by W.S. Waltershausen -- View of the summit of the peak of Teneriffe and of the crater of elevation which surrounds it, from the east, by Leopold von Buch -- Chart of South Keeling Islands surveyed by the officers of H.M.S. Beagle. Scale 1:200,000 -- Chart of Ascension Island, surveyed by Lieutenant Campbell, R.N. Scale [1:200,000] -- View of Ascension Island from the mountain road -- Plan of the Crater of Cedee in the island of Java trigonometrically surveyed by Dr. Salomon Muller, 1836. Scale 1:20,000 -- Plan of Graham Island by Capt. C.H. Swinburne, 1831. Scale 1:20,000 -- Comparative view of the elevation of the principal active volcanoes on the globe -- Plan of Arthurs Seat, from an original survey. Scale 1:20,000. -- Samson's Ribs. "Geology no. 11."
Johnston, Alexander Keith, 1 …
Phenomena of Volcanic Action …
1856
Physical Atlas
Authors Johnston, Alexander Keith, 1804-1871
Full Title The Phenomena of Volcanic Action as Exemplified by the Regions Visited by Earthquakes, and the Distribution of Volcanoes over the Globe. I. Outlines of Volcanic Phenomena.
Johnston, Alexander Keith, 1 …
Phenomena of Volcanic Action …
1856
Physical Atlas
Authors Johnston, Alexander Keith, 1804-1871
Full Title The Phenomena of Volcanic Action as Exemplified by the Regions Visited by Earthquakes, and the Distribution of Volcanoes over the Globe. I. Outlines of Volcanic Phenomena. (continued). II. Geographical Distribution of Volcanic Phenomena.
Johnston, Alexander Keith, 1 …
Phenomena of Volcanic Action …
1856
Physical Atlas
Authors Johnston, Alexander Keith, 1804-1871
Full Title The Phenomena of Volcanic Action as Exemplified by the Regions Visited by Earthquakes, and the Distribution of Volcanoes over the Globe. II. Geographical Distribution of Volcanic Phenomena.(continued)
Note Distribution presented in a large table.
Johnston, Alexander Keith, 1 …
Geological phenomena.
1856
Physical Atlas
Authors Johnston, Alexander Keith, 1804-1871
Full Title Comparative Views of Remarkable Geological Phaenomena.
Johnston, Alexander Keith, 1 …
Geological Phenomena. (conti …
1856
Physical Atlas
Authors Johnston, Alexander Keith, 1804-1871
Full Title Comparative Views of Remarkable Geological Phaenomena. (continued)
Forbes, James D.
Glaciers and Glacial Phaenom …
1856
Physical Atlas
Authors Forbes, James D.
Full Title Glaciers and Glacial Phaenomena.
Forbes, James D.
Glaciers and Glacial Phaenom …
1856
Physical Atlas
Authors Forbes, James D.
Full Title Glaciers and Glacial Phaenomena. (continued)
Forbes, James D.
Glaciers and Glacial Phaenom …
1856
Physical Atlas
Authors Forbes, James D.
Full Title Glaciers and Glacial Phaenomena. (continued)
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