Fitton, William Henry; Inquiries Respecting the Geological Relations of the Beds Between the Chalk and the Purbeck Limestone in the South-East of England. Annals Philosophy, London, 1824. Large quarto, pp.26, hand-colored frontispiece map, folded chart.
The book is complete and in a later cloth, gilt titles, bookplate on paste down, very good.
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Fitton; (1780-1861) was an Irish physician and geologist spent most of his life in England. Fitton was to make significant contributions to our knowledge of the Jurassic and Cretaceous stratigraphy of England. The above work is one of his contributions to our understanding of the stratigraphy of England.