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FOURMARIER, P[aul]. Experiences sur la formation de certains conglomerats origine des poudingues auriferes du transvaal.

Liege. Imprimerie H. Vaillant-Carmanne, 1903. First edition.
8vo. 7pp, [1]. Original publisher's printed green wrappers. Loss, short tears, and some marking to extremities. A trifle dusty internally. Presentation copy, inked inscription to head of of upper cover.
An article, extracted from the Annales de la Societe geologique de Belgique, by Belgian geologist Paul Fourmarier (1877-1970) on the petrographical analysis of gold deposits in the South African province of Transvaal. Fourmarier was awarded the Wollaston Medal in 1957. He gave his name to the uranium-lead mineral Fourmarierite.
£ 75.00 Antiquates Ref: 21334