Extracts from Mollusques fossils des Gres Verts des environs des Genève.

Scope and Content

This notebook comprises entries copied from a scholarly work on the fossils of the rocks around Geneva, Switzerland, 1867. The inside front cover is signed and dated (1867) by Edward Tawney. Comprising full title and authors of the extract, Pictet and Roux (page 1-42). Species names are sometimes accompanied by black ink or pencil sketches of the fossils which includes brachiopods, bivalves and gastropods. Including a series of water coloured geological sections run (pages 78-89); a sketch concerning Prättigau, Switzerland (page 82-83).