He became famous for the books he wrote on the subject books that are still red by many today.
Miller, H. The Old Red Sandstone: or new walks in an old field 1841
Miller, H. The foot-prints of the Creator: or, The Asterolepis of Stromness 1849
See for further information papers by Michael A. Taylor. He has done a lot of research on Hugh Miller. See for example:
Taylor M.A., 2019, ‘Miller’s most important geological discovery’: Archibald Geikie (1835–1924) as pupil and memorialist of Hugh Miller (1802–56)
Taylor M.A., 2021 The unusual printing and publishing arrangements of Hugh Miller (1802–1856)
Archives of Natural History 48.2 (2021): 298–309 Edinburgh University Press
Taylor M.A., 2007, Hugh Miller, Stonemason, Geologist, Writer, NMS Enterprises Limited, new edition 2022.
Miller, H. The Cruise of the Betsey and Rambles of a Geologist, New edition revised by M.A.Taylor 2022