1918. Item #85027
ROYAL SOCIETY OF EDINBURGH. TRANSACTIONS OF THE ROYAL SOCIETY OF EDINBURGH, VOL. LII PART I SESSION 1917-18. Edinburgh: Robert Grant & Son and Williams & Norgate, London, 1918. Pp. 1-253 + plates. 4to., burgundy cloth stamped in gilt and blind. Spine shelfworn, 3/4 inch chip to "Transactions," 2 inch chip/tear to heel. Corners bumped. Front hinge cracked. Text and plates fine, partially unopened. Contents: Davie, R. C. On the Leaf-Trace in some Pinnate Leaves. (one plate) Cameron, Alfred E. The Insect Association of a Local Environmental Complex in the District of Holmes Chapel, Cheshire. (two plates) Darnell-Smith, G. P. The Gametophyte of Psilotum. (2 plates) Lawson, A. Anstruther. The Gametophyte Generation of the Psilotaceae. (five plates) Ewart, J. Cossar. The Moulting of the King Penguin (Aptenodytes patagonica). (two plates) Thompson, John M'Lean. The Anatomy and Affinity of Stromatopteris moniliformis, Mett. (four plates) Thompson, John M'Lean. A Further Contribution to the Knowledge of Playtzoma microphyllum. (seventeen text figures) Robbins, Frank. Factorials and Allied Products with their Logarithms. Jehu, T. J. & Robert Campbell. The Highland Border Rocks of the Aberfoyle District. (six plates and text figures) Ritchie, Walter. The Structure, Bionomics, and Forest Importance of Myelophilus minor, Hart. (two plates) Haseman, Mary Gertrude. On Knots, with a Census of the Amphicheirals with Twelve Crossings. (one plate) Extra postage required.