Ramsay, Andrew. (1895). Memoir of Sir Andrew Crombie Ramsay (1814-1891), by Archibald Geikie. Macmillan,

MacMillan

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Ramsay, Andrew. (1895). Memoir of Sir Andrew Crombie Ramsay (1814-1891), by Archibald Geikie. Macmillan, London, 397pp. Hardback with maroon embossed cloth-covered boards, gilt lettering to spine. Bumped corners with start of fraying to ends of spine. Weak front hinge with near-detached endpapers, half-title and frontispiece. Faint library stamps to title page front and back. Curious bookplate of Ernest Swain, possibly the Geologists’ Association member (1843-1916). In fair to good condition.

Ramsay was the third directory general of the Geological Survey of Great Britain.