By: [DAVIDSON, George (1825-1911)] Anonymous.
[No place] Reprinted from:, Commerical Record, March 28, 1899.: 1899
Seller ID: Z1175
8vo.  pp. Self-wraps; bottom hinge starting, front cover slightly stained. Very good. Pioneer Series. Prominent Men of the Past and Present. Their Services to the City and State. Their Honorable Records. "George Davidson (1825â€“1911) was an English geodesist, astronomer, geographer and engineer in the United States. Born May 9, 1825 in England, [Davidson] came to the U.S. in 1832 with his parents, who settled in Pennsylvania. He began his career with the United States Coast Survey in 1845, as clerk to Superintendent Alexander D. Bache. He was the author of Coast Pilot of Californ... View More...