Rozet, Claude Antoine; Traite Elementaire de Geologie. Paris, Arthus Bertrand, 1835-1837. Two text volumes and atlas. Text volumes, small quarto, premiere partie-Geognosie, pp. xiv, 537. Second partie-Geogenie, pp. 335. Atlas, quarto, pp. 2, 13 folded plates, some hand colored, 12 pages ads.
The set is complete with the text volumes in the original soft title wraps and the atlas in the original boards with a gilt spine label. The wraps are very lightly soiled with very minor foxing to margins of text pages, the atlas boards are lightly scuffed with plates very clean. A very good complete set of a rare work.
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Rozet (1798-1858) was a French soldier and geologist. He wrote several works on the geology and paleontology of France and other regions. His works are noted for their fine plates of maps and fossils.