HAWAII AND ITS VOLCANOES: Charles H. Hitchcock 1909
Hawaii and Its Volcanoes. Hitchcock, Charles H. Published by Hawaiian Gazette Co., Honolulu, Hawaii 1909. The Hawaiian Gazette Company, LTD., Honolulu, Hawaii, 1909. Charles H, Hitchcock, LL.D. of Dartmouth College. Original gray binding with illustrated cover, 52 plates, 314 pages. Condition: FINE. Very slight edge wear on spine edges of cover, all plates in excellent condition, pages bright and crisp. Some uncut, fore-edge and bottom of text un-trimmed, The object of this book is 'to describe correctly the phenomena connected with the discharges of molten lava from the two great Hawaiian volcanoes.' The author has collected and published and republished the records of the known visits to those volcanoes from the early explorers to modern tourists. - American Geographical Society papers, 1911.