8vo. Stiff tan wrappers. Pp. 121-132. Illustrations, maps. Fine. Tight and handsome offprint of this fascinating report by the famed M.I.T. electrical engineering and photography pioneer (1903-90) known as "Papa Flash" and remembered for making high-speed photography practical through his stroboscope. Here he obtained a grant "To conduct oceanographic studies aboard the Russian research ship Akademik Kurchatov in the mid-Atlantic Rift Valley." Nicely signed by Edgerton in full in black fineline on the front wrapper. Most uncommon, especially signed. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Mid-Atlantic and Rift Valley Expedition.
Publisher: National Geographic Society Research Reports
Publication Date: 1978
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