Library of 19th Century Science:
The Golden Age of Geology

HMS Challenger

History of Geology and Palæntology
to the End of the Nineteenth Century.


Karl Alfred von Zittel

Professor of Geology and Palæontology in the University of Munich;
Director of the Natural History Museum of Munich;
President of the Bavarian Royal Academy of Sciences, etc.

Translated by

Maria M. Ogilvie-Gordon

D. Sc. (London). Ph.D. (Munich)


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Acrobat PDF (254 Mb)

562 + 15 pages and 12 plates.

This electronic edition prepared by Dr. David C. Bossard
from original documents in the library holdings of
Dartmouth College, Hanover New Hampshire.

October, 2002.

Copyright © 2002 by David C. Bossard.