Louis Agassiz, His Life and Work

New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1893.

First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. xviii, 327 pp + illustrations + publisher's catalogue, with frontispiece, bibliography, index. Light wear to boards and edges, paper over front hinge split; text clean. No just jacket. Holder writes in the Preface: "In this present volume I have not attempted an elaborate analysis of his life and its effect upon the scientific world, but rather a brief history of its salient features, an impression of the good he accomplished, hoping that younger readers, as well as those of mature years, may be tempted to emulate the lesson his life presents." Leaders in Science series.

Item #2581

Price: $50.00