IOWA FEATURED ITEMS

Brown C. E. and Whitlow J. W. 1960 GEOLOGY OF THE DUBUQUE SOUTH QUADRANGLE IOWA-ILLINOIS USGS Bull. #1123-A wraps with some wear, ex-lib, contents vg, but lacking geologic map in pocket. With 93 pp., 7 plts, 5 figs. Also included Whitlow J. W. and Brown C. E. 1963 GEOLOGY OF THE DUBUQUE NORTH QUADRANGLE IOWA-WISCONSIN-ILLINOIS USGS Bull. #1123-C wraps, ex-lib else light wear, vg, 20 pp.,
1 plt, 3 figs, again lacking folding pocket map.        

                                       Price for set of 2 Dubuque bulletins: $15.00                                  (stock#DubIAusgsset)

 

Chamberlain T. C. 1883 PRELIMINARY PAPER ON THE TERMINAL MORIANE OF THE SECOND GLACIAL EPOCH extracted from USGS 3rd Annual Report. 4to, cloth tape to spine, light wear, light marginal stain but occasional and not obtuse, With 112 pp., 10 plates (most with original tissue guards), figs.

                                                                                                                  Price: $30.00                             (stock#WI11)

                                     IOWA GEOLOGICAL SURVEY


                                             ANNUAL REPORTS

VOLUME 1 1893 8vo, cloth as issued, foxing to front fep else clean, light wear, vg, 472 pp., 10 plts, 26 figs.
                                                                                                                Price: $35.00                       (stock#IAGSAR1)
 
VOLUME 2 1894 COAL DEPOSITS 8vo, cloth as issued fine copy, 536 pp., 18 plts, 222 figs.
                                                                                                                Price: $35.00                      (stock#IAGSAR2)


VOLUME 3  1894 8vo, light wear, ex-lib, vg, 501 p., 37 plts 34 figs.      Price: $35.00              (stock#IAGSAR3)
 
VOLUME 4 1894 8vo, light wear, vg, 467 p., 11 plts, 6 maps, 54 figs.    Price: $35.00              (stock#IAGSAR4)

VOLUME 5 1895 8vo, light wear, vg, 452 pp., 14 plts, 7 maps, 72 figs. Price: $35.00              (stock#IAGSAR5)
 
VOLUME 7 1896 8vo, cloth as issued, light wear, vg, 555 pp., 11 plts, 11 maps, 81 figs.

                                                                                                                Price: $35.00                       (stock#IAGSAR7)

VOLUME 8 1897 8vo, cloth as issued, inner hinge cracked else vg, 427 pp., 32 plts, 6 maps, 13 figs., 1 cross-section.                                                                                                  Price: $35.00                      (stock#IAGSAR8)   
 VOLUME 9 1898 8vo, light stain to cloth on rear board, contents clean, vg, 572 pp., 13 plts, 8 maps, 56 figs.
                                                                                                                Price: $35.00                      (stock#IAGSAR9)

VOLUME 10 1899 8vo, cloth as issued, ex-lib else vg,  666 pp., 11 plts, 10 maps, 102 figs.   

                                                                                                                Price: $35.00                     (stock#IAGSAR10)

VOLUME 11 1900 8vo, cloth as issued, light wear, vg, 519 pp., 12 plts, 9 maps, 43 figs.     

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VOLUME 12 1901 8vo, cloth as issued, light wear, vg, 511 pp., 11 plts, 6 maps, 78 figs.   

                                                                                                               Price: $35.00                      (stock#IAGSAR12)

VOLUME 14 1903 8vo, cloth as issued, light wear, vg, 664 pp., 38 plts, 132 figs.   

                                                                                                               Price: $35.00                      (stock#IAGSAR14)

VOLUME 15 1904 8vo, cloth as issued, light spotting to boards, contents clean, 560 p., 7 plts, 10 maps, 51 figs.                                                                                                        Price: $35.00        (stock#IAGSAR15)
 
VOLUME 17 1906 8vo, cloth as issued, some pp. with folded corners toward rear of vol. else vg, 622 pp., 62 plts, 1 map, 44 figs.                                                                              Price: $35.00                      (stock#IAGSAR17)

VOLUME 19 1908 8vo, cloth as issued, hinges cracked else vg, 806 pp., 22 plts, 117 figs. 

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VOLUME 21 1910-1911 8vo, cloth as issued, ex-lib, hinges cracked else contents vg, 1214 p., 18 plts, 7 figs.                                                                                                                      Price: $35.00                      (stock#IAGSAR21)

VOLUME 22 1912 8vo, cloth as issued, hinges cracked, dampstain to contents, good only, 908 pp.

                                                                                                               Price: $25.00                     (stock#IAGSAR22)

VOLUME 23 1912 cloth as issued, private name stamp else vg, 662 pp., 75 plts, 142 figs.

                                                                                                               Price: $35.00                     (stock#IAGSAR23)
 
VOLUME 24 1913 cloth as issued, private name stamp else vg, 792 pp., 65 plts, 65 figs.

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VOLUME 26 1915 cloth as issued, light wear, vg, 456 pp., 25 plts, 63 figs.  

                                                                                                               Price: $35.00                     (stock#IAGSAR26)
    
VOLUME 29 1919-1920 8vo, cloth as issued, light wear, vg, 568 pp., 54 plts, 80 figs. 

                                                                                                               Price: $35.00                     (stock#IAGSAR29)
 
VOLUME 30 1921-1922 short tear to cloth, some external wear, contents vg, 374 pp., 16 plts, 16 figs.
                                                                                                               Price: $35.00                     (stock#IAGSAR30)

VOLUME 31 1923-1924 cloth as issued, light wear, vg, 400 pp., 27 plts, 28 figs.  

                                                                                                               Price: $35.00                      (stock#IAGSAR31)

VOLUME 34 1928 cloth as issued, light wear, vg, 464 pp., 17 plts, 76 figs.   

                                                                                                               Price: $35.00                     (stock#IAGSAR34)
    
VOLUME 37 1934-1939 cloth as issued, light wear, vg, 474 pp., 9 plts, 1 map, 92 figs.

                                                                                                               Price: $25.00                     (stock#IAGSAR37)
 

 

                                       IOWA ACADEMY OF SCIENCE ANNUAL REPORTS

IOWA ACADEMY OF SCIENCE PROCEEDINGS Volume 1, Parts 2-4 1890-1894  3 volumes, 2 in wraps, 1 in stiff boards, some external wear, contents vg witgh 389 pp. Contains diverse short reports on various topics of Iowa Natural History including geology biology zoology mineralogy and more. Volume 4 has a lot of geology.                                                                                                     Price: $35.00               (stock#IASv1x3)

 

IOWA ACADEMY OF SCIENCE PROCEEDINGS Volume 5 1898 in stiff boards, some external wear, contents vg, 248 pp., plts, figs, and contain diverse short reports on various topics of Iowa Natural History including geology biology zoology mineralogy and more.                                      Price: $25.00                   (stock#IASv5)

 

IOWA ACADEMY OF SCIENCE PROCEEDINGS Volume 12 1905 in stiff boards, some external wear, contents vg, 244 pp., some plts, figs. and contain diverse short reports on various topics of Iowa Natural History with a lot of content devoted to forestry and botany.                                      Price: $25.00                  (stock#IASv12)

 

IOWA ACADEMY OF SCIENCE PROCEEDINGS Volume 13 1906 in stiff boards, some external wear, contents vg, 279 pp., 28 plts, figs.  and contain diverse short reports on various topics of Iowa Natural History including geology biology zoology mineralogy and more.                     Price: $25.00                   (stock#IASv5)

 

IOWA ACADEMY OF SCIENCE PROCEEDINGS Volume 14 1907 in stiff boards, some external wear, contents vg, 279 pp., some plts, figs. and contain diverse short reports on various topics of Iowa Natural History including geology biology zoology mineralogy and more.                     Price: $25.00                   (stock#IASv5)

 

IOWA ACADEMY OF SCIENCE PROCEEDINGS Volume 15 1908 in stiff boards, some external wear, contents vg, 189 pp., some plts, figs. and contain diverse short reports on various topics of Iowa Natural History including geology biology zoology mineralogy and more.                     Price: $25.00                   (stock#IASv5)

 


                           U. S. BUREAU OF MINES PUBLICATIONS

Lincoln F. C. 1948 DUBUQUE LEAD-ZINC DISTRICT IOWA USBM Rpt. Invest. #4212 4to, title wps, vg, 6 pp., 2 plts.                                                                                                    Price: $15.00                  (stock#USBMRI4212)
 

 


                        U. S. GEOLOGICAL SURVEY PUBLICATIONS

                                                     BULLETINS

#460  Marshall R. B. 1911 RESULTS OF SPIRIT LEVELING IN IOWA 1898 TO 1909 INCLUSIVE archival wps else vg, 32 pp. of benchmark & elevation data for the State arranged by quad. with mention of many now obscure place and business names and railroad.                         Price: $10.00                      (stock#USGSB460)

#569 Marshall, R. B. 1915  RESULTS OF SPIRIT LEVELING IN IOWA 1896 TO 1913 INCLUSIVE archival wps else vg and clean copy, 126 pp., 1 plt.                                             Price: $10.00                      (stock#USGSB569)

#1027-K  Flint A. E. and Brown C. E. 1956 EXPLORATORY DRILLING FOR EVIDENCE OF ZINC AND LEAD ORE DUBUQUE COUNTY IOWA wps, light wear, vg, 29 pp., 8 figs.     

                                                                                                              Price: $15.00                  (stock#USGSB1027K)

#1989-I  Anderson R. R. and McKay R. M. 1997 CLASTIC ROCKS ASSOCIATED WITH THE MID-CONTINENT RIFT SYSTEM IN IOWA wps light wear vg 45 pp., 22 figs.           Price: $10.00                   (stock#USGSB1989I)

 
                                        WATER SUPPLY PAPERS

Norton W. H. et al. 1912 UNDERGROUND WATER RESOURCES OF IOWA U. S. Geological Survey Water Supply Paper #293 thick massive 8vo, wraps loose or coming so, folding pocket maps vg, with 994 pp., 18 plts, 6 figs. A classic volume.                                                            Price: $30.00                         (stock#WSP293)

Hoyt W. G. and Ryan H. J. 1915 GAZETTEER OF SURFACE WATERS OF IOWA USGS Water Supply Paper #345-I wps with blank label in corner, ex-dept. library else light wear, vg, 57 pp.       

                                                                                                              Price: $15.00                        (stock#WSP345-I)


                         OTHER IOWA GEOLOGY PUBLICATIONS

Arey M. F. 1910 GEOLOGY OF DAVIS COUNTY wps with name stamp, light wear, vg, 35 pp., folding colored map, figs.                                                                                            Price: $10.00                                   (stock#IA01)

Bain H. F. 1894 GEOLOGY OF MAHASKA COUNTY rear wp loose, some external wear, contents vg, 65 pp., folding colored map, figs.                                                                Price: $15.00                                   (stock#IA02)

Bain H. F. 1896 GEOLOGY OF WASHINGTON COUNTY front wp with taped margins, rear wp lacking, stamp, contents vg, 58 pp., folding map, figs.                              Price: $15.00                                  (stock#IA03)

Bain H. F. 1896 GEOLOGY OF WOODBURY COUNTY wps with signature, light wear, vg, 60 pp., folding map, figs.                                                                                            Price: $15.00                                  (stock#IA04)

Bain H. F. and Leonard A. G. 1898 THE MIDDLE COAL MEASURES OF THE WESTERN INTERIOR COAL FIELD offprint Jour. Geol. wps with minor corner chip, old notations from former owner else vg, 12 pp. On the Mid-continent Pennsylvanian coals of Iowa and adjacent States.        Price: $8.00                  (stock#IA29)

Beyer S. W. 1896 GEOLOGY OF BOONE COUNTY wps with author’s presentation copy to W. H. Hobbs, ex-lib, vg, vg, 63 pp., 2 folding maps, figs.                                           Price: $15.00                                 (stock#IA05)

Beyer S. W. 1899 GEOLOGY OF STORY COUNTY wps, light wear, ex-lib, vg, 91 pp., 3 folding maps, numerous figs. Nice.                                                                          Price: $15.00                                 (stock#IA06)

Beyer S. W. 1906 GEOLOGY OF HARDIN COUNTY wps with signature, light wear, vg, 70 pp., 2 folding maps, figs, presentation slip from author tipped in front.             Price: $15.00                                 (stock#IA07)

Calvin S. 1909 PRESENT PHASE OF THE PLEISTOCENE PROBLEM IN IOWA offprint from GSA Bull., wps loose, contents vg, 20 pp., 5 plts.                                                    Price: $6.00                                (stock#IA008)

Chamberlain T. C. and Salisbury R. D. (1885) PRELIMINARY PAPER ON THE DRIFTLESS AREA OF THE UPPER MISSISSIPPI VALLEY 4to, spine with cloth tape, from 6th USGS Ann Rpt, 124 pp., 7 plts, 23 figs. Covers the Driftless area of southeastern Minnesota, southwestern Wisconsin and northeast Iowa, with plates as maps of the region.                                                           Price: $30.00                            (stock#MN028)

Eastman C. R. 1908 DEVONIAN FISHES OF IOWA author’s edition in wraps, wraps have tears, chips, old tape repair along spine, contents clean with overall light wear, 353 pp., 16 plates, figs.  

                                                                                                              Price: $35.00                            (stock#VPF101)

Gordon C. H. 1895 GEOLOGY OF VAN BUREN COUNTY wps with marginal chips, contents good, some wear, 55 pp., 2 plts, figs.                                                                   Price: $15.00                                 (stock#IA09)

Gwynne C. S. 1943 CERAMIC SHALES AND CLAYS OF IOWA wps with signature else vg, 108 pp., 2 plts, 14 figs.                                                                                                       Price: $15.00                                  (stock#IA10)

Hallberg G. R. 1978 STANDARD PROCEDURES FOR EVALUATION OF QUATERNARY MATERIALS IN IOWA IA Geol. Surv. 4to, wps, light wear, vg, 109 pp. + figs.                   Price: $15.00                                 (stock#IA27)

IOWA ACADEMY OF SCIENCE PROCEEDINGS VOL. 3 1895 stiff wps as issued, some external wear, ex-lib, otherwise contents vg, 230 pp., several plts, many figs.              Price: $30.00                                  (stock#IA11)

Keyes C. R. 1891 STRATIGRAPHY OF THE CARBONIFEROUS IN CENTRAL IOWA offprint GSA Bull. wps, light wear, vg,  16 pp., 2 plts.                                                            Price: $10.00                                   (stock#IA12)

Laudon L. R. 1931 THE STRATIGRAPHY OF THE KINDERHOOK SERIES OF IOWA wps with signature, vg, 115 pp., figs.                                                                                               Price: $15.00                                   (stock#IA14)

MacBride T. H. 1910 GEOLOGY OF HAMILTON AND WRIGHT COUNTIES wps with marginal chips, contents good, 51 pp.,  2 folding maps, figs.                                                  Price: $10.00                                  (stock#IA15)

Norton W. H. 1897 ARTESIAN WELLS OF IOWA wps a bit worn, soiled, minor chips. Contents vg and clean with 313 pp., several folding plts, figs.                                            Price: $15.00                                   (stock#IA16)

Prior J C. 1976 A REGIONAL GUIDE TO IOWA LANDFORMS small folio, some wear, stamp, contents vg, 71 pp., 70 figs.                                                                                         Price: $10.00                                   (stock#IA17)

Shimek B. 1910 GEOLOGY OF HARRISON AND MONONA  COUNTIES front wp soiled, some corner chips to prelim. pp., rear wp and last page of acknowledgements lacking  else contents vg, 212 + prelim. pp., folding geologic map and figs.                                                                     Price: $15.00                                   (stock#IA18)

Smith G. L. 1909 CARBONIFEROUS SECTION OF SOUTHWESTERN IOWA wps with marginal tears, wear, ex-lib, contents good with 51 pp., figs.                                           Price: $10.00                                  (stock#IA20)

Stainbrook M. A. 1945 BRACHIOPODA OF THE INDEPENDENCE SHALE OF IOWA GSA Memoir #14 8vo, gilt cloth, light wear, fine copy with 74 pp., 6 plts, 2 figs.                  Price: $20.00                           (stock#GSAM14)

Tilton J. L. 1895 GEOLOGY OF WARREN COUNTY IOWA hardbound, ex-lib, some external wear, contents vg, 57 pp., folding colored map, figs.                                             Price: $15.00                                   (stock#IA21)

Tilton J. L. 1911 THE PLEISTOCENE DEPOSITS IN WARREN COUNTY IOWA Unv Chicago Press, wps, ex- lib, vg, 42 pp., figs.                                                                                  Price: $15.00                                  (stock#IA22)

Trowbridge A. C. 1966 GLACIAL DRIFT IN THE “DRIFTLESS AREA” OF NORTHEAST IOWA ex-lib else vg, 28 pp., figs.                                                                                              Price: $10.00                                (stock#IA023)

Wang Y. 1949 MAQUOKETA BRACHIOPODA OF IOWA GSA Memoir#42 8vo, cloth, fine clean copy, 55 pp., 12 plts.                                                                                                Price: $20.00                           (stock#GSAM42)

Weller S. 1900 THE SUCCESSION OF FOSSIL FAUNAS IN THE KINDERHOOK BEDS AT BURLINGTON IOWA short edge tear to wps and contents else good+, 17 pp.            Price: $10.00                                   (stock#IA24)

Wentworth C. K. 1932 THE MECHANICAL COMPOSITION OF SEDIMENTS IN GRAPHIC FORM Unv. IA Studies wps, light wear, vg, 127 pp. + figs. A sed/pet classic.    Price: $15.00                                   (stock#IA25)

Yoho W. H. 1967 PRELIMINARY REPORT ON BASEMENT COMPLEX ROCKS OF IOWA wps with signature else vg,  19 pp., 1 fig.                                                                         Price: $10.00                                (stock#IA026)

Hoyt W. G. and Ryan H. J. 1915 GAZETTEER OF SURFACE WATERS OF IOWA USGS Water Supply Paper #345-I wps with some wear, contents with faded stamp else vg, 56 pp. A comprehensive list with locations of all major streams rivers and lakes in Iowa. A nice historical and hydrology/environmental reference. 

                                                                                                                          Price: $15.00                         (stock#WSP345I)

IOWA ACADEMY OF SCIENCE PROCEEDINGS Volume 1, Parts 2-4 1890-1894  3 volumes, 2 in wraps, 1 in stiff boards, some external wear, contents vg witgh 389 pp. Contains diverse short reports on various topics of Iowa Natural History including geology biology zoology mineralogy and more. Volume 4 has a lot of geology.

                                                                                                                                   Price: $35.00                    (stock#IASv1x3)

White C. A. 1870 REPORT OF THE GEOLOGICAL SURVEY OF THE STATE OF IOWA 2 vols complete, both in original cloth, some corners rubbed through, spine ends with chips/short tears, gilt titles faded, some spotting to spine cloth, a few wrinkles to cloth covers of vol. 1, overall some exterior wear. Contents are vg, Vol. 1 with 391 pp., numerous plates, some folding, contents clean. Vol. 2 with period owner's signature inside front cover, 463 pp., contents clean with several plates, large folding colored map at rear. Map has closed tear (no paper loss) else is vg. A scarce set.                                                                                                                     Price: $150.00                               (stockIAwhite)