sections, The History of Geology, William Smith’s Cross Sections, 1819. Reproduction.
The History of Geology, William Smith’s Cross Sections, 1819. Poster reproducing at approx. 66% reduction of seven sections. 122 x 76.5cm, (48 x 30 in. Publ. jointly by American Association of Petroleum Geologists and the Geological Society of London, 1995. Clean, bright and in very good condition. Together with an explanatory off-print, “Strata Smith” and his Stratigraphic Corss Sections, 1819; a review of facts worth knowing about the origin of stratigraphic geology in the mind of William smith (1769-1839), an English country surveyor and civil engineer by John Fuller. The sections are through: Norfolk, Suffolk, Hampshire and Wiltshire, Essex and Hertfordshire, London to Cambridge, Surrey and Sussex, Dorset and Somerset.