For Professor Geikie, then, it is not yet over-thrown—still less a dream.
From here to the end of the paragraph is quoted by Prof. Geikie, loc.
Prof. Geikie lived to see very considerable changes in the opinion of geologists on these matters.
I owed my acquaintance with the late Prof. Geikie to a chance meeting.
"No wonder Cicero said that he would part with all he was worth so he might live and die among his books," says Geikie.
The crossing of the prairies made a great impression on Prof. Geikie.
Mr. Geikie has lately gone over the entire ground from the point of view of a geologist.
During this period he corresponded with Prof. Geikie on geological matters.
Even Geikie has had to abandon his early position, and declare against the theory of his former chief.
When Geikie joined the Survey, Ramsay was at the zenith of his powers.