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BEADNELL, Hugh J[ohn] L[lewellyn]. Decouvertes geologiques recentes dans la vallee du nil et le desert libyen.

Paris. Le Bigot Freres, 1901. First edition.
8vo. 28pp. With an engraved plate depicting to Libyan desert. Original publisher's printed olive green wrappers. A trifle sunned. Internally clean and crisp. Presentation copy, inked inscription to head of upper cover: 'With the Author's kind regards'.
An article, extracted from the report of the eighth International Geological Congress, by British explorer and cartographer Hugh John Llewellyn Beadnell (1874-1944) on the geological composition of the Nile Valley and Libyan desert; researched during the Egyptian Geological Survey conducted between 1896 and 1906.
£ 75.00 Antiquates Ref: 21335