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Edinburgh University Library Special Collections Division

Notes on Dumfriesshire and the Alps

Item Summary

Reference Code

GB 0237 Robert Jameson Dc.7.130*

Date(s)

1802

Extent and medium of the unit of description

1

bound volumeof c100 pages

Name of creator

Jameson | Robert | 1774-1854 | geologist and professor of natural history, University of Edinburgh

Scope and Content

Scope and Content

Volume contains notes on the geology of Dumfriesshire, dated by Professor Sweet to 1802, and an outline of the writeup of the geology of the Alps by 'Saussures', probably Swiss colleague Horace Benedict de Saussure (1740-1799).

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