Philosophical Society of Glasgow.


Vol. X. Published for the Society, by John Smith and Son, Glasgow 1877.
iv + 460pp. Folding map, folding diagram, 5 plates including 1 folding, several figures. Some very light mainly marginal browning, sm. discreet institutional ink stamp, rebound in cloth with gilt lettering and accession stamp to lightly faded spine, some minor soiling and rubbing. Articles include On the Position of the Centre of Gravity in Man, as determining the Mechanical Relations of the Two Sides of the body towards each other, by Andrew Buchanan; Description of Recently Discovered Foreign Lichens, by James Stirton; Descriptions of a New Genus and several New Species of Rugose Corals, from the Carboniferous Limestone of Scotland, by James Thomson; Notes on the Physical Geography and Natural History of the North Coast of Australia, by the late Francis Napier, communicated by James R. Napier; On a Simple Means of Keeping Biscuits &c. Dry, by the late Walter Crum.
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