This journey to the Crimea was essentially for the purpose of geological research, especially to examine the great question of the rupture of the Bosphorus.
First English edition. 8vo (21.7 x 14.2 cm). Title, viii, 436,  pp. Contemporary green calf, gilt decorated spine with red morocco gitl label, marbled edges and endpapers.
Provenance: John Ryden (manuscript dedication on first leaf).
Atabey 592; not in Blackmer.
Stock ID: 88110