PALEONTOLOGY (By Fossil Group)




Kazmierczak J. 1971 MORPHOGENESIS AND SYSTEMATICS OF THE DEVONIAN STROMATOPOROIDEA FROM THE HOLY CROSS MOUNTAINS, POLAND Palaeontologia Polonica #26 4to, wraps with short tear to spine else light wear, vg, 150 pp., 41 plates. Scarce.                                                                        Price: $30.00                                  (stock#PB101P) 



Boucek B. 1928 REVISE CESKYCH PALEOZOICKYCH KONULARII Palaeontographica Bohemiae vol. 11 folio sized, some external wear, short tears to wraps and some page margins but contents overall vg with 102 pp., 7 plates, figs. One of the harder to find monographs on European conularids. Scarce.         Price: $30.00                      (stock#IPM101P)


Hall J. 1865 GRAPTOLITES OF THE QUEBEC GROUP, FIGURES AND DESCRIPTIONS OF CANADIAN ORGANIC REMAINS, DECADE II 8vo wraps with wear, short tears, exterior wear, original string binding holding but a bit loose, lighty corner bump else contents vg, 151 pp., 23 plates of fossils, figs. George W. Sinclair’s copy. Scarce.   

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Merriam C. W. 1972 SILURIAN RUGOSE CORALS OF THE KLAMATH MOUNTAIN REGION CALIFORNIA USGS Prof. Paper #738 wraps with stamp, signature else light wear, vg, 50 pp., 8 plates, figs.     Price: $15.00     (stock#PP738IPA)


Ulrich E. O. 1886 CONTRIBUTIONS TO AMERICAN PALAEONTOLOGY Vol. 1 8vo, wraps with torn corner else vg, 35 pp., 3 plates. Scarce. Ulrich created this publication series as an outlet for his own work, though I am not sure if more then this single vol. was published.                                                                       Price: $25.00                       (stock#IPA113P)


Vaughn T. W. 1919 FOSSIL CORALS FROM CENTRAL AMERICA, CUBA AND PORTO RICO WITH AN ACCOUNT OF THE AMERICAN TERTIARY, PLEISTOCENE AND RECENT CORAL REEFS USNM Bull. #103 wraps with small stamps, some external wear, contents vg, most pages uncut, 335 pp., 84 plates. A classic treatise.   Price: $30.00        (stock#IPA112P)



Cloud P. E. Jr. 1942 TEREBRATULOID BRACHIOPODA OF THE SILURIAN AND DEVONIAN GSA Special Paper #38 wps, some external wear, ex-lib, contents vg, 182 pp., 26 plts, 17 figs.            Price: $25.00                  (stock#GSASP38)


Cowper-Reed F. R. 1917 THE ORDOVICIAN AND SILURIAN BRACHIOPODA OF THE GIRVAN DISTRICT royal 4to in quarter calf boards that have a few spots, some wear, leather spine with raised bands, some wear, crack to gutter but boards firm, contents vg, 199 pp., 24 plates.                                               Price: $50.00                              (stock#IPB109P)


Schuchert C. and Cooper G. A. 1932 BRACHIOPOD GENERA OF THE SUBORDERS ORTHOIDEA AND PENTAMEROIDEA folio, in wraps as issued, light wear, vg copy, contents vg to fine, clean with 270 pp., 29 plates of fossils, 36 figs. A nicer copy.                                                                                  Price: $50.00                         (stock#IPB110)



Kobayashi T. 1931 STUDIES ON THE ORDOVICIAN STRATIGRAPHY AND PALEONTOLOGY OF NORTH KOREA WITH NOTES ON THE ORDOVICIAN FOSSILS OF SHANTUNG AND LIAUTUNG Bull Geol. Surv. of Chosen (Korea) wraps with stamp else light wear, vg, 60 pp., 9 plates. With much on nautiloids.        Price: $20.00                (stock#SEA106P)


Miller A. K. 1932 THE CEPHALOPODS OF THE BIGHORN FORMATION OF THE WIND RIVER MOUNTAINS OF WYOMING CT Acad. Arts Sciences Vol. 31 wraps and lower corner of pages with some wear else contents vg, 105 pp., 31 plates, pages largely unopened.                                                Price: $30.00                                  (stock#IPM138P)


Taylor D. W. 1975 INDEX AND BIBLIOGRAPHY OF LATE CENOZOIC FRESHWATER MOLLUSCA OF WESTERN NORTH AMERICA Unv. Michigan, Claude Hibbard Memorial Vol. #1 large 8vo, wraps, light wear, vg, 384 pp.  

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Troedsson G. T. 1926 THE MIDDLE AND UPPER ORDOVICIAN FAUNAS OF NORTHERN GREENLAND PART 1 – CEPHALOPODS two volumes complete, wraps with some edge wear else contents vg, 216 pp., 56 plates; Vol 2 with 64 plates including fold out at rear. Scarce.                                      Price: $60.00                  (stock#IPM110P2vols)


Troedsson G. T. 1931 STUDIES ON BALTIC CEPHALOPODS 1. ON THE NAUTILOID GENUS ORTHOCERAS Lund Unv. 8vo, wraps loose, some external wear, signed by author, contents vg, 36 pp., 4 plts.     

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Yin T. H. 1933 CEPHALOPODA OF THE PENCH AND TAIYUAN SERIES OF NORTH CHINA Paleontologia Sinica Vol. 11(3) 4to, wraps with some wear, marginal chips, contents vg, 46 pp., 5 plates. Scarce.   

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Ami H. M. 1883 NOTES ON TRIARTHUS SPINOSUS BILLINGS offprint from Ottawa Naturalists Club, plain wraps, taped along spine, some darkening to lower part of wraps and pages but overall g-vg with 2 pp., 1 plate. Note front wrap is signed by author, with Charles Walcott’s signature or name stamp, and various Smithsonian stamps. 

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Angelin N. P. 1878 PALAEONTOLOGIA SCANDINAVICA PART 1, FASCICULI I & II. CRUSTACEA FORMATIONIS TRANSITIONIS 4to, plain wraps with period spine label, some external wear, a few plates are foxed or a bit darkened but most are bright, and overall contents are vg. With 96 pp., 42 plates, some folding. On Cambrian and Ordovician trilobites, text in Latin. Extremely rare.                                                            Price: $400.00                       (stock#RAR102P)


Beecher C. E. 1902 THE VENTRAL INTEGUMENT OF TRILOBITES offprint from AJS, wraps with period institutional and Beecher’s presentation stamps, light wear, vg, 9 pp., 4 plates.                  Price: $25.00                         (stock#IPAR125P)




Beecher, Charles Emerson, collection of six (6) offprints authored by him, with one related from William Diller Matthew, from various journals, mostly on the trilobite Triarthus and related forms including soft part preservation from the Utica Shale fossil beds. They are: (1) THE ORIGIN AND SIGNIFICANCE OF SPINES: A STUDY IN EVOLUTION, from Amer. Jour. Science, 1898, in printed wraps with Joseph Barrell’s signature, some external wear, contents vg, 20 pp., 31 figs.; (2) ON THE VALIDITY OF THE FAMILY BOHEMILLIDAE BARRANDE offprint from American Geologist, 1896, wraps, light wear, vg, 3 pp., 3 figs; (3) Matthew W. D. 1893 ON ANTENNAE AND OTHER APPENDAGES OF TRIARTHUS BECKII from Trans. NY Acad. Sci, no wps as issued, signature, some wear, 4 pp., 1 plate, with bottom corner torn affecting image; (4) THE MORPHOLOGY OF TRIARTHUS from Geol. Magazine, wraps with signature and stamp of E. C. Case and another signature, some soiling to title wrap, contents vg, 5 pp., 1 plate; (5) FURTHER OBSERVATIONS ON THE VENTRAL STRUCTURE OF TRIARTHUS from American Geologist, wraps with marginal chips, loose, USNM library stamp else contents vg, 8 pp.; (6) ON THE MODE OF OCCURRENCE AND THE STRUCTURE AND DEVELOPMENT OF TRIARTHUS from American Geologist, wraps with marginal chips, contents vg, 6 pp., 1 plate. A rare collection on one of the famous Trilobite occurrences ever discovered.                                                              Price: $75.00                       (stock#IPAR106P)


Cockerell T. D. A. 1915 BRITISH FOSSIL INSECTS Proc. USNM #2119 wraps with signature, some wear, contents vg, 31 pp., 6 plates. Important for taxonomy of several genera, including Triassic-Jurassic Beetle elytra referred to the genus Holcoptera.Scarce.                                                                                              Price: $20.00                           (stock#IPAR007)


Cowper Reed F. R. 1903-1935 THE LOWER PALAEOZOIC TRILOBITES OF THE GIRVAN DISTRICT Parts I-III and Supplements I-III, complete, published by the Palaeontographical Society. 4to, in parts as issued all in original blue paper wraps with title labels affixed to wraps, contents with light wear, very good, clean text and clean plates. The last few plates of Supplement 2 with rear wrap detached but present and vg, and overall, a very good set. With 336 pp., 32 plates. Near impossible to find a complete.                                      Price: $175.00                  (stock#PSReed)


Delo D. M. 1940 PHACOPID TRILOBITES OF NORTH AMERICA Geol. Soc. America Spec. Paper 29 8vo, wraps with some wear, inscription from author to G. W. Sinclair, contents with some pencil notations else good with 135 pp., 13 plates. A classic trilobite monograph.                                                   Price: $60.00                       (stock#GSASP29)


Henningsmoen G. 1957 THE TRILOBITE FAMILY OLENIDAE WITH DESCRIPTIONS OF NORWEGIAN MATERIAL AND REMARKS ON THE OLENID AND TREMADOCIAN SERIES published in Oslo, 8vo, front wrap loose, some wear and remnants of old tape repair, contents are vg with 303 pp., 31 plates of fossil trilobites, numerous figs. Scarce. 

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Holm G. 1882 TRILOBITSLAGTET ILLAENUS (DALMAN) offprint Svenska Vet-Akad., 8vo, plain wraps with notation, contents vg with 148 pp., 6 plates. Scarce.                                                         Price: $45.00                       (stock#IPAR114P)


Hughes C. P. 1971 THE ORDOVICIAN TRILOBITE FAUNAS OF THE BUILITH-LLANDRINDOD INLIER, CENTRAL WALES PART II Brit. Mus. Nat. Hist. Bull. #20(4) wraps with light wear, signature else vg, contents with 66 pp., 16 plates of fossil trilobites.                                                                                                           Price: $30.00                   (stock#IPAR105P)


Kielan Z. 1954 LES TRILOBITES MESODEVONIENS DES MONTS DE SAINTE-CROIX Palaeontologia Polonica #6 4to, wraps darkened, with wear, edge chips, contents vg and clean with 50 pp., 7 plates and 35 figs. focused on fossil Trilobites from SW Poland, 100 km NW of Krakow.                                                  Price: $30.00                 (stock#IPAR108P)


Lake P. 1908-1946 A MONOGRAPH OF THE BRITISH CAMBRIAN TRILOBITES Parts I-XIV, complete, published by the Palaeontographical Society. 4to, in parts as issued all in original blue paper wraps, all but one with title labels affixed to wraps, contents with light wear, very good, clean text and clean plates, a very good set. With 350 pp., 57 plates. Rare, and the only complete set currently on the market.                      Price: $600.00                             (stock#PSLake)


Ludvigsen R. 1979 FOSSILS OF ONTARIO PART 1: THE TRILOBITES 8vo, cloth, light wear, fine copy, 96 pp., 58 figs, and a scarce, sought after volume.                                                            Price: $100.00                            (stock#IPAR134P)


Raymond P. E. 1914 NOTES ON THE ONTOGENY OF ISOTELUS GIGAS DEKAY Bull. MCZ wraps with edge wear, chips, signed “Compliments of the author”, contents vg with 17 pp., 3 plates, 7 figs.    

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Raymond P. E. 1920 THE APPENDAGES, ANATOMY, AND RELATIONSHIPS OF TRILOBITES CT Academy Arts Sciences, vol. 7, no wraps, some wear, partly disbound, contents are overall good to very good (no soiling, just some wear from use) with 169 pp., 11 plates and frontis portrait of C. E. Beecher. Scarce.     

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Richter R. 1913 BEITRAGE ZUR KENNTNIS DEVONISCHER TRILOBITEN folio, wraps with old stamps from E. O. Ulrich and the USNM  else light wear, overall vg with 78 pp., 2 plates. Scarce.          Price: $30.00                  (stock#IPAR107P)


Stauble A. 1953 LE CRYPTOLITHIDES DE QUEBEC offprint, Canadian Nat. in wraps light wear, vg, 35 pp., 11 figs.
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Stormer L. 1930 SCANDINAVIAN TRINUCLEIDAE WITH SPECIAL REFERENCES TO NORWEGIAN SPECIES AND VARIETIES 8vo, wraps with tears, wear, signed presentation by author, contents vg, 111 pp., 14 plates on fossil trilobites. Scarce.                                                                                        Price: $40.00                                (stock#IPAR115P)


Stormer L. 1939-1942 STUDIES ON TRILOBITE MORPHOLOGY PART I. THE THORACIC APPENDAGES AND THEIR PHYLOGENETIC SIGNIFICANCE, 131 pp., 12 plates, 35 figs.; and PART II. THE LARVAL DEVELOPMENT, THE SEGMENTATION AND THE SUTURES, AND THEIR BEARING ON TRILOBITE CLASSIFICATION with 116 pp., 2 plates, 19 figs. Both 8vo, in wraps, light wear, inscribed by author to Rudolph Ruedemann of New York State Museum fame. A third and last part of this work was published in 1951, but is not present here.     Price: $50.00             (stock#IPAR122P)


Stormer L. 1945 REMARKS ON THE TRETASPIS (TRINUCLEUS) SHALES OF HADLAND offprint, inscribed to G. M. Ehlers, pencil notation on wrap, contents vg, 47 pp., 4 plates, 2 figs.      Price: $20.00                         (stock#IPAR121P)


Whittard W. F. 1955-1960 ORDOVICIAN TRILOBITES OF THE SHELVE INLIER, PARTS I-IV (only, parts 5-9 not present), all in blue wraps as issued, light wear, vg, contanining pp. 1-162, plates I-XXI.      Price: $100.00             (stock#PSWhitt)


Whittington H. B. 1950 A MONOGRAPH OF THE BRITISH TRILOBITES OF THE FAMILY HARPIDAE Palaeonto-graphical Society 4to, blue wraps with title label, light wear, contents vg with 55 pp., 7 plates. Note this is a stand alone publication with no other parts issued.                                                     Price: $45.00                    (stock#PSHarp)


Whittington H. B. 1956 SILICIFIED MIDDLE ORDOVICIAN TRILOBITES – THE ODONTOPLEURIDAE MCZ Bull. 114(5) wraps, light wear, vg, 136 pp., 24 plates of trilobite fossils. Scarce.                 Price: $40.00                    (stock#IPAR102P)


Whittington H. B. 1963 MIDDLE ORDOVICIAN TRILOBITES FROM LOWER HEAD WESTERN NEWFOUNDLAND MCZ Bull. 129(1) wraps light wear, vg, 118 pp., 35 plates of trilobite fossils. Scarce.       Price: $50.00            (stock#IPAR101P)



Fay R. O. 1961 BLASTOID STUDIES Unv. Kansas, Paleont. Contributions Article 3, 4to, wraps with some wear, light dust soiling, contents vg, 147 pp., 54 plates, 221, figs. A classic treatise on blastoids.   Price: $25.00     (stock#IPE119P)


Gill E. D. and Caster K. E. 1960 CARPOID ECHINODERMS FROM THE SILURIAN AND DEVONIAN OF AUSTRALIA Bull. American Paleont. #41 8vo, wraps inscribed by author, light corner crease/bump else vg, 60 pp. 10 plates of fossils.                                                                                                                          Price: $20.00                    (stock#IPE111P)


Hall J. 1866 NOTE ON THE GENUS PALAEASTER AND OTHER FOSSIL STARFISHES preprint report from 20th Ann Rpt of the State Cabinet (NY) in plain wraps light wear, inscribed by author on title page, 23 pp., 1 plate. Scarce.
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Hall J. 1872 DESCRIPTION OF NEW SPECIES OF CRINOIDEA AND OTHER FOSSILS FROM THE HUDSON RIVER GROUP AND TRENTON FORMATION and DESCRIPTIONS OF NEW SPECIES OF FOSSILS FROM THE HUDSON RIVER GROUP OF OHIO AND TRENTON LIMESTONE OF WISCONSIN pre-print of reports included in the 1871 Report of the State Museum (NYSM) in wraps, some edge wear, contents with a small portion of p. 13 of text clipped out else vg, 26 pp., 4 plates.                                                                                              Price: $30.00                       (stock#NY107P)


Moore R. C. and Laudon L. R. 1943 EVOLUTION AND CLASSIFICATION OF PALEOZOIC CRINOIDS Geol. Soc. America Special Paper #46 8vo wps with some wear, contents vg, 153 pp., 14 plts 18 figs.    Price: $35.00       (stock#GSASP46P)


Spencer W. K. 1914-1940 A MONOGRAPH OF THE BRITISH PALAEOZOIC ASTEROZOA Parts 1-10 complete, published by the Palaeontographical Society, London. All 10 parts present as issued, in plain blue wraps with labels, all are good to very good, generally clean, a few mild/small, corner bumps, many pages unopened. With 540 pp., 37 plates, scores of figures. A supplement with table of contents and index was published in 1965 as an afterthought, and is not included here but unlike complete sets, easy to find. Rare.                                                 Price: $300.00                  (stock#RAR103P)


Weller S. 1900 THE PALEONTOLOGY OF THE NIAGARAN LIMESTONE IN THE CHICAGO AREA THE CRINOIDEA Chicago Acad. Sciences Bull. 4(1) wraps with some wear, small presentation stamp from Weller with that of E. M. Kindle, content with light+ wear, but overall vg with 153 pp., 15 plates, 57 figs.

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Lundberg J. G. 1975 THE FOSSIL CATFISHES OF NORTH AMERICA Unv. Michigan 4to, printed wraps, light wear, vg copy, 51 pp., 7 plates, 11 figs and mostly on specimens From the Green River and Bridger Formations and their equivalents. A classic report.                                                                             Price: $20.00                         (stockVPF22)


Smith G. R. and Kimmel P. G. 1975 FISHES OF THE PLIOCENE GLENNS FERRY FORMATION SOUTHWEST IDAHO and FISHES OF THE MIOCENE-PLIOCENE DEER BUTTE FORMATION, SOUTHEAST OREGON 4to, wps, some external wear, contents clean, vg, 87 pp., 34 figs.                                                          Price: $20.00             (stock#VPF61)