Revised and expanded: “James Hutton: The Founder of Modern Geology”

James Hutton, the founder of modern geology - by Alan McKirdyNational Museums Scotland have published an expanded and revised edition of Alan McKirdy’s “James Hutton: The Founder of Modern Geology” this spring.

This is one of several initiatives in progress as we approach the tercentenary of Hutton’s birth in 2026.

You can read more about the book in this blog post:

The book is available to buy from our website >

Members’ Price is £12 (a 20% discount from its £14.99 RRP).

All other books on our website are also available at a 20% reduction for EGS members, and they will remain postage-free to members until our evening lectures and book sales can fully resume at the Grant Institute.