1902. Item #85029
ROYAL SOCIETY OF EDINBURGH. TRANSACTIONS OF THE ROYAL SOCIETY OF EDINBURGH, VOL. XL PART II FOR THE SESSION 1901-2. Edinburgh: Robert Grant & Son and Williams & Norgate, London, 1902. Pp. 221-467 + plates. 4to., burgundy cloth stamped in gilt and blind. Ex-library with usual markings. Spine sunned and edges of boards shelfworn, corners bumped. Front flyleaf partally detached. Light soil and ink ownership to title page. Text and plates fine, partially unopened. Contents: Harker, Alfred. Ice-Erosion in the Cuillin Hills, Skye. (one map) Tweedie, Charles. The General Form of the Involutive 1-1 Quadric Transformation in a Plane. Coker, E. G. Apparatus for Measuring Strain and Applying Stress; with an Account of some Experiments on the Behaviour of Iron and Steel Under Stress. (eight plates) Collinge, Walter E. On the Anatomy of a Collection of Slugs from N. W. Borneo; with a list of Species recorded from that Region. (three plates) Hepburn, David & David Waterston. The True Shape, Relations, and Structure of the Alimentary Viscera of the Porpoise (Phocoena communis), as displayed by the Formal Method. (three plates) Scott, D. H. On the Primary Structure of certain Palaeozoic Stems with the Dadoxylon Type of Wood. (six plates) Shipley, A. E. & Edwin Wilson. On a Possible Stridulating Organ in the Mosquito (Anopheles maculipennis, Meig.) (one plate) Masterman, Arthur T. The Early Development of Cribella oculata (Forbes), with remarks on Echinoderm Development. (five plates) Jehu, T. J. A Bathymetrical and Geological Study of the Lakes of Snowdonia and Eastern Carnarvonshire. (eight plates) Extra postage required.