1913. Item #84901
ROYAL SOCIETY OF EDINBURGH. TRANSACTIONS OF THE ROYAL SOCIETY OF EDINBURGH VOL XLVIII PART IV 1912-1913. Edinburgh: Robert Grant & Son/London: Williams and Norgate, 1913. pp. 799-965 +  + viii pp. Contents of Vol. XLVIII. 4to., tan wrappers printed in black. Wrappers soiled, dampstained, one inch abrasion to top right corner of front cover (no text affected). Unopened. Text is not dampstained, but there is a faint ripple to the bottom edge of first few pages. Color folding maps, b/w plates and diagrams. Contents: Gibson, A. H. The Loss of Energy at Oblique Impact of Two Confined Streams of Water. With 5 diagrams. Gordon, W. T. On Rhetinangium arberi, a new genus of Cycadofilices from the Calciferous Sandstone series. With 3 plates. Halpern, David. Scottish National Antarctic Expedition: Observations on the Anatomy of the Weddell Seal (Leptonychotes weddelli). Part IV: The Brain. With 1 plate. Haig, Harold Axel. Scottish National Antarctic Expedition: A Contribution to the Histology of the Nervous System of the Weddell Seal (Leptonychotes weddelli). With 2 plates and 9 figures. Seward, A. C. & N. Bancroft. Jurassic Plants from Cromarty and Sutherland, Scotland. 2 plates and 6 figures. Turner, Sir William. The Right Whale of the North Atlantic, Balena biscayensis: its Skeleton described and compared with that of the Greenland Right Whale, Balena mysticetus. 3 plates and figures in the text. Campbell, Robert. The Geology of South-Eastern Kincardineshire. 3 plates.