RAGNAROK: The Age of Fire and Gravel.
New York: Appleton and Company, 1884. Second edition. Front panel engraving (Sun, comet, the Earth, and a floating iceberg) in gilt; extremities rubbed; internals fine and tight; VERY GOOD+. 452 pages with index. Nice early printing of this classic of a cataclysm caused by a comet or meteor in the distant past, an idea which now is in more in synch with the thesis of the book than when published. Thirty-six black & white illustrations en texte. Small octavo. (Item ID: 14028)