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1 DANA, James D. (1813-1895). History of Changes in the Mt. Loa Craters.
New Haven: J.D. & E.S. Dana 1888 hardcover Sm. 8vo. viii, 482, 42, 25 pp. Original dark blue publisher’s cloth, blind and gilt-stamped spine; one tear to sp. head, ge 
New Haven:: J.D. & E.S. Dana. 1888. hardcover. Sm. 8vo. viii, 482, 42, 25 pp. Original dark blue publisher’s cloth,. blind and gilt-stamped spine; one tear to sp. head, generally very. good. Rubber-stamps (including title-page).. Hawaii volcano papers incorporate pages: 14-39, 81-112, 167-175, and 305- 317. Dana was an eminent American geologist, volcanologist, and zoologist. “Dana was responsible for developing much of the early knowledge on Hawaiian volcanism. In 1880 and 1881 he led the first geological study of the volcanos of Hawaii Island. Dana theorized that the volcanic chain consisted of two volcanic strands, dubbed the “Loa” and “Kea” trends. The Kea trend included Kalauea, Mauna Kea, Kohala, Haleakala, and West Maui. The Loa trend includes Lihi, Mauna Loa, Huallai, Kahoolawe, Lanai, and West Molokai.” – Wiki.pedia. Includes papers by George Kunz and on meteorites. [With: On the Summit Crater of Mt. Loa in 1880 and 1885; notes on an ascent in 1880, about three months before the great eruption of that year, by W.T. Brigham. With: History of the Changes in the Mt. Loa Crates … Part II, on Mokuakeoweo, or the summit Crater. With: Relations of Kilauea to Mt. Loa. [And: On the Deflection of the Plumb-line and Variations of Gravity in the Hawaiian Island, by E.D. Preston. Within: The American Journal of Science, third series, nos. 211-216.] . 2 
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2 SAWKINS, James Gay (1806–1878); David W. FORBES. A Pictorial Tour of Hawaii, 1850-1852: watercolors, paintings, & drawings by James Gay Sawkins: with an account of his life & travels.
San Francisco: Book Club of California 1991 hardcover Oblong 4to. 125, [1] pp. Color illus. (3 folding), frontis. Hawaii map. Beige cloth, paper printed spine label, plain wrapper (a 
San Francisco:: Book Club of California. 1991. hardcover. Oblong 4to. 125, [1] pp. Color illus. (3 folding), frontis. Hawaii. map. Beige cloth, paper printed spine label, plain wrapper (as. issued). With prospectus. Nr. fine.. Limited edition of 400 copies designed by Jack Stauffacher at The Greenwood Press. Book Club of California publication number 197. Born in Britain, Sawkins’ family moved to Baltimore, New Orleans, Mexico in 1830- 5, then 10 years in Cuba, Peru, before he lived in Hawaii in 1850-1852 and made a journal with these fine drawings, here reproduced for the first time. Sawkins is also known for his miniature portraits. He is responsible for the book, On the Volcanic Mountains of Hawaii, Sandwich Islands, 1855, and another geological account of Jamaica dating from 1869, yet another on Trinidad, 1860. ¶ See: Jamaican Rock Stars, 1823-1971: The Geologists who Explored Jamaica edited by S. K. Donovan, Geological Society of America, (2010), p. 33. . 1 
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