MINERALS, MINERALOGY AND CRYSTALLOGRAPHY

FEATURED ITEMS

Argenzio V. 1966 (2nd printing) THE FASCINATION WITH DIAMONDS cloth, dust jacket with short tears contents clean and vg, 184 pp., numerous figs.                                                      Price: $15.00                        (stock#MIN127)

Clarke F. W. 1914 THE CONSTITUTION OF THE NATURAL SILICATES USGS Bull. #588 wraps ex-lib else light wear, vg, 28 pp.                                                                                             Price: $10.00                     (stock#USGSB588)

Gale H. S. 1912 NITRATE DEPOSITS USGS Bull. #523 wps with chips to spine  else vg copy, 36 pp., 2 plts, 2 figs.
                                                                                                                         Price: $15.00                   (stock#USGSB523)

Garrels R. M. and Larsen E. S.  1959 GEOCHEMISTRY AND MINERALOGY OF THE COLORADO PLATEAU URANIUM ORES USGS Prof. Paper #320 wps with some wear, light soiling, contents vg, 236 pp..   

                                                                                                                         Price: $25.00                               (stock#PP320)

Faust G. T. et al. 1962 THE SERPENTINE-GROUP MINERALS USGS Prof. Paper #384-A wraps with wear at corner else vg copy, 91 pp., 42 figs.                                                                             Price: $15.00                       (stock#PP384A)

Hess F. K. 1917 TUNGSTEN MINERAL AND DEPOSITS USGS Bull. #652 wps with light+ wear, chips to margins, contents clean and vg, 85 pp., 25 plts and 4 figs. The work is noted for is fine colored plates of mineral specimens.                                                                                                     Price: $25.00                (stock#USGSB652)

Northrop S. A. 1942 MINERALS OF NEW MEXCO wps loose, some exterior wear, contents vg, 387 pp., folding map in pocket.                                                                                                Price: $30.00                           (stock#NM16)

Ross M. 1964 CRYSTAL CHEMISTRY OF BERYLLIUM USGS Prof. Paper #468 rear wrap lacking, ex-lib with the usual markings, cloth tape along spine else light wear, contents vg with 30 pp., 20 figs.    

                                                                                                                           Price: $15.00                         (stock#PP468)

Sterrett D. B. 1923 MICA DEPOSITS OF THE UNITED STATES USGS Bull. #740 wps, paper spine ends with chips else ex-lib, vg, 342 pp., 39 plts, 96 figs including sketch maps of individual mines and pegmatite deposits.    

                                                                                                                                      Price: $25.00                (stock#USGSB740)

Turner F. J. EVOLUTION OF METAMORPHIC ROCKS 1948 GSA Memoir #30 8vo, gilt cloth, front paste down toned from age else contents clean, vg, 342 pp., 86 figs.                        Price:  $25.00                   (stock#GSAM30)

Tuttle O. F. (ed.) 1966 CARBONATITES 4to, d/j, light wear, vg copy, 591 pp., maps, figs.  

                                                                                                                          Price: $40.00                      (stock#MC1027)

Warner L. A. et al. 1959 OCCURRENCE OF NONPEGMATITE BERYLLIUM IN THE UNITED STATES USGS Prof. Paper #318 wps with small signature, crease else light wear, vg, 198 pp., 5 plts, 60 figs.    Price: $25.00           (stock#PP318)

                       OTHER MINERALOGY, GEMS, AND JEWERLY TITLES

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Abshire E. 1958 BIBLIOGRAPHY OF ZIRCONIUM USBM IC#7830 wps with stamp blacked out else vg, thick vol.
                                                                                                                    Price: $10.00                    (stock#USBMIC7830)

Adams J. W. and Iberall E. R. 1973 BIBLIOGRAPHY OF THE GEOLOGY AND MINERALOGY OF THE RARE EARTHS AND SCANDIUM TO 1971 USGS Bull. #1366 8vo, wps, light wear, vg copy, 195 pp.                                       

                                                                                                                    Price: $8.00                        (stock#USGSB1366)

Aldworth R. 1910 AVERAGE CHEMICAL COMPOSITIONS OF IGNEOUS-ROCK TYPES 8vo, title wps, American Acad. Arts Sciences offprint, 29 pp., numerous tables.                      Price: $8.00                                  (stock#MIN01)

Anderson B. W. 1980 GEM TESTING (9th ed.) 8vo, cloth with dj, vg with light wear, 434 pp., colored frontis, many figs.                                                                                                             Price: $15.00                                (stock#MIN02)

Barus C. 1893 HIGH TEMPERATURE WORK IN IGNEOUS FUSION AND EBULLITION CHIEFLY IN RELATION TO PRESSURE USGS Bull. #103 wraps loose with minor chips, contents good, 57 pp., 9 plts, 3 figs.    

                                                                                                                    Price: $10.00                         (stock#USGSB103)

Barus C. and Strouhal V. 1885 THE ELECTRICAL AND MAGNETIC PROPERTIES OF THE IRON CARBURETS USGS Bull. #14 in orig. wps, a few small spot to wps, J. B. Marcou’s copy with his stamp on wps and some pp., vg copy with pp. unopened and untrimmed, scarce. With 238 pp. and 31 figs.     Price:$15.00           (stock#USGSB14)

Barus C. and Strouhal V. 1886 PHYSICAL PROPERTIES OF THE IRON CARBURETS USGS Bull. #35 orig. wps with chipped margins and small label else vg copy with 62 pp., 10 figs.       Price: $15.00                   (stock#USGSB35)

Bastin E. S. 1910 ECONOMIC GEOLOGY OF FELDSPAR DEPOSITS OF THE UNITED STATES USGS Bull. #420 no wps, contents vg, 85 pp., 8 plts. Much on Pegmatite deposits.         Price: $25.00                      (stock#USGSB420)

Bastin, E. S. 1950 INTERPRETATION OF ORE TEXTURES GSA MEMOIR #45 8vo gilt cloth, ownership signature on FEP, slightly bumped corner else very good with 101 pp., 18 plts, 28 figs.   Price: $25.00         (stock#GSAM45)

Beyschlag F. et al. 1913 – 1914 DIE LAGERSTATTEN DER NUTZBAREN MINERALIEN UND GESTEINE 2 vols., Both original cloth, light wear, vg set, Charles Park’s personal copies with his signature. Vol. 1 with 567 pp., numerous figs, publishers advertisments; Vol. 2 with 727 pp., many figs.            Price: $75.00                           (stock#MIN144)

Beck R. and Weed W. H. 1909 THE NATURE OF ORE DEPOSITS : NY: Hill Publ. Co. tall 8vo in orig. cloth, some wear, gilt title faded, very small private name stamp on front FEP else contents vg, 685 pp., 257 figs, fold out map at rear.                                                                                                  Price: $25.00                             (stock#MIN56)

Beyschlag F. et al. 1910 DIE LAGERSTATTEN DER NUTZBAREN MINERALIEN UND GESTEINE large 8vo, two vols, publisher’s cloth, some wear to binding, contents vg. Adolf Knopf’s set with his signature and also bequeth notice that the set is to go to C. A. Park., dated 1970. Unique copy of otherwise scarce set. Band 1 with 509 pp., 291 figs, published 1910; Band 2 published 1913 with 727 pp., 175 figs.
       Price: $55.00                   (stock#MIN03)

Beyschlag F. et al. 1914-1938 DIE LAGERSTATTEN DER NUTZBAREN MINERALIEN UND GESTEINE (Band 1- 1914; Band 2- 1921, Band 3, Teil 2- 1938), 3 volume set in brown cloth with bright gilt titles, ex-Franklin library eet, contents vg.                                                                                                 Price: $65.00                             (stock#MIN18)

Bijvoet J. M. et al. X-RAY ANALYSIS OF CRYSTALS 8vo, cloth, light wear, vg, 304 pp., 226 figs.

                                                                                                                       Price: $15.00                             (stock#MIN04)

Bloss D. F. 1961 AN INTRODUCTION TO THE METHODS OF OPTICAL CRYSTALLOGRAPHY 8vo, cloth with small tear, pencilled notations On front blank free end paper else vg, 294 pp., scores of figs.    

                                                                                                                       Price: $10.00                             (stock#MIN05)

Bode R. and Wittern A. 1989 MINERALIEN UND FUNDSTELLEN BUNDESREPUBLIK DEUTSCHLAND 4to, light wear, vg, nice copy with                                                                             Price: $65.00                            (stock#MIN06)

Borgese E. M. 1985 THE MINES OF NEPTUNE – MINERALS AND METALS FROM THE SEA 4to, dj, light wear, vg copy, 159 pp., figs, many colored.                                                             Price: $10.00                             (stock#MIN56)

Borner R. 1962 MINERALS ROCKS AND GEMSTONES [1st english ed.] 8vo, dust jacket with some short tears, wear else contents vg, 250 pp., colored plts, figs.                                  Price: $25.00                           (stock#MIN57)

Botinelly T. and Weeks A. D. 1957 MINERALOGIC CLASSIFICATION OF URANIUM-VANADIUM DEPOSITS OF THE COLORADO PLATEAU USGS Bull. #1074-A wps, light wear, vg, 5 pp., 1 plt.

                                                                                                                         Price: $5.00                (stock#USGSB1074A)

Bouasse H. 1929 CRISTALLOGRAPHIE GEOMETRIQUE GROUPES DE DEPLACEMENTS 8vo, cloth as issued, light wear, vg, 354 pp., scores of figs.                                                        Price: $30.00                          (stock#MIN08)

Brockway L. O. (ed.) 1977 TRANSACTIONS OF THE AMERICAN CRYSTALLOGRAPHIC ASSOCIATION 8vo, wps, light wear, vg.                                                                                                 Price: $20.00                          (stock#MIN19)

Brown G. H. et al. 1971 A REVIEW OF THE STRUCTURE AND PHYSICAL PROPERTIES OF LIQUID CRYSTALS CRC Press, 8vo, pebbled cloth, vg, ex-lib, 94 pp., figs.                            Price: $25.00                         (stock#MIN20)

Bunn C. W. CHEMICAL CRYSTALLOGRAPHY AN INTRODUCTION TO OPTICAL AND X-RAY METHODS [Oxford Unv. Press, publ.] 2nd ed. cloth, dust jacket with short tear, rubbing, first few pp. with marginal browning else vg, 422  pp., figs.                                                                                                  Price: $25.00                          (stock#MIN111)

Burger M. A. 1927-1970, a set of collected offprints bound into four volumes and numbering A total of 189 articles and offprints, all or nearly so, on mineralogy and crystallography. A rare collection of a famous mineralogist’s life work.                                                                                 Price: $200.00                (stock#Burgerset)

Buerger M. J. 1960 CRYSTAL STRUCTURE ANALYSIS John Wiley & Sons, publisher, 8vo, cloth, ex-lib, vg, 668 pp., figs.                                                                                                            Price: $25.00                        (stock#MIN22)

Bugbee E. E. 1933  TEXTBOOK OF FIRE ASSAYING NY: John Wiley & Sons 8vo, light wear, vg copy, 299 pp. and figs.                                                                                                                    Price: $30.00                        (stock#MIN55)

Buerger M. J. 1942 X-RAY CRYSTALLOGRAPHY [NY: Wiley & Sons, publ.] 1st ed., 8vo, cloth, dust jacket with wear and tear, some age toning else ex-lib contents vg, 531 pp., figs.        Price: $20.00                  (stock#MIN101)

Buerger M. J. 1962 X-RAY CRYSTALLOGRAPHY [NY: Wiley & Sons, publ.] 5th printing, 8vo, cloth with gilt titles, ex-lib else vg, 531 pp. scores of figs.                                                            Price: $20.00                      (stock#MIN102)

Butler B. S. 1915 POTASH IN CERTAIN COPPER AND GOLD ORES USGS Bull. #620-J wps with signature else vg, 10 pp.                                                                                                                 Price: $10.00              (stock#USGSB620J)

Cagnacci-Schwicker A. 1968 INTERNATIONAL DICTIONARY OF METALLURGY MINERALOGY GEOLOGY MINING AND OIL INDUSTRIES (English, French, German, Italian) royal 8vo massive thick volume, light wear, ex-private lib. with label on title page else vg, 1530 pp. Very useful.            Price: $35.00                      (stock#MIN109)

Cammen L. 1926  PRINCIPLES OF METALLURGY OF FERROUS METALS American Assoc. Mech. Engineers 8vo, cloth, fine copy, 145 pp. + figs.                                                                        Price: $15.00                        (stock#MIN54)

Campbell W. J. et al. 1979 RELATIONSHIP OF MINERAL HABIT TO SIZE CHARACTERISTICS FOR TREMOLITE CLEAVAGE FRAGMENTS AND FIBERS USBM Rpt. Invest. #8367 wps light wear, vg, 18 pp., 20 figs.

                                                                                                                             Price: $10.00           (stock#USBMRI8367)

Casperson W. C. 1953 FLUORESCENCE WHAT IT IS- A LECTURE 8vo, wps with notation else vg, 19 pp., 1 plt.

                                                                                                                             Price: $8.00                        (stock#MIN09)

Chambers W. & R. 1957 MINERALOGICAL DICTIONARY 8vo, cloth, ex-lib else vg, 47 pp., 40 colored plates of mineral specimens. Nice plates.                                                                     Price: $20.00                     (stock#MIN103)

Clark J. D. 1914 A CHEMICAL STUDY OF THE ENRICHMENT OF COPPER SULFIDE ORES Unv. New Mexico 8vo, no wps, title page with short tear foxing else light+ wear, vg, 72 pp., 1 plt.     Price: $15.00                 (stock#MIN10)

Clarke F. W. 1886 REPORT OF WORK DONE IN THE DIVISION OF CHEMISTRY AND PHYSICS MAINLY DURING FISCAL YEAR 1884 – 1885 USGS Bull. #27 orig. wps, ex-lib. else vg copy with 80 pp. A scarce volume on minerals mineralogy and mineral analyses with papers including FAYALITE FROM YELLOWSTONE PARK ; SERPENTINE FROM NEWBURYPORT MASSACHUSETTS ; DACITE FROM WASHOE NEVADA ; RHYOLITE FROM WASHOE NEVADA ; LIGNITE FROM TURTLE MOUNTAINS DAKOTA ; COAL FROM ARIZONA ; WATER FROM SANTA FE NEW MEXICO ; WATER FROM SULPHER SPRINGS MONTANA; MINERALS FROM WASHINGTON, D. C. and much more.                                                                                            Price: $15.00                 (stock#USGSB27)

Clarke F. W. 1887 REPORT OF THE WORK DONE IN THE DIVISION OF CHEMISTRY AND PHYSICS MAINLY DURING THE PHYSICAL YEAR 1885–1886 USGS Bull. #42 Period notation on wps, some external wear, contents vg, with much on Litchfield Maine mineral deposits.                                    Price: $15.00                 (stock#USGSB42)

Clarke F. W. 1890 A REPORT OF WORK DONE IN THE DIVISION OF CHEMISTRY AND PHYSICS, MAINLY DURING THE FISCAL YEAR 1888-89 USGS Bull. #64 wps pasted on boards, leather spine crumbling, contents age toned, good only copy, 60 pp.                                                                 Price: $10.00                (stock#USGSB64)

Clarke F. W. 1891 REPORT OF WORK DONE IN THE DIVISION OF CHEMISTRY AND PHYSICS, MAINLY DURING THE FISCAL YEAR 1889-90 USGS Bull. #78 archival wps, contents vg with 31 pp., 9 figs.

                                                                                                                             Price: $15.00                  (stock#USGSB78)

Clarke F. W. 1892 REPORT OF WORK DONE IN THE DIVISION OF CHEMISTRY AND PHYSICS, MAINLY DURING THE FISCAL YEARS 1890-91 USGS Bull. #90 wps with soiling, some wear, contents vg, 77 pp., 3 figs. 

                                                                                                                             Price: $15.00                 (stock#USGSB90)

Clarke F. W. 1893 REPORT OF WORK DONE IN THE DIVISION OF CHEMISTRY DURING THE FISCAL YEARS 1891-92 AND 1892-93 USGS Bull. #113 archival wraps else good with 115 pp., 1 fig.       

                                                                                                                             Price: $15.00                 (stock#USGSB113)

Clarke, F. W. 1895 THE CONSTITUTION OF THE SILICATES USGS Bull. #125 in archival wps else vg.

                                                                                                                             Price: $15.00                (stock#USGSB125)

Clarke F. W. 1900 CONTRIBUTIONS TO CHEMISTRY AND MINERALOGY FROM THE LABORATORY OF THE UNITED STATES GEOLOGICAL SURVEY USGS Bull. #167 no wps, cloth tape to spine, contents vg, clean, 166 pp.                                                                                                                       Price: $15.00                 (stock#USGSB167)

Clarke F. W. 1903 MINERAL ANALYSES FROM THE LABORATORIES OF THE UNITED STATES GEOLOGICAL SURVEY, 1880 TO 1903 USGS Bull. #220 front wp with stamps, some wear, rear wrap lacking, cloth tape along spine, contents vg. with 119 pp. Contains whole rock analyses from many classic mining districts.                                                                                                                                                        Price: $15.00                (stock#USGSB220)

Clarke F. W. 1904 ANALYSES OF ROCKS FROM THE LABORATORY OF THE UNITED STATES GEOLOGICAL SURVEY, 1880-1903 USGS Bull. #228 wps with short tear, light stain to lower margin of contents (not bad at all) else vg copy with 375 pp. covering whole rock analyses from many classic mining districts and other deposits of interest.                                                                                                              Price: $15.00                (stock#USGSB228)

Clarke F. W. 1905 CONTRIBUTIONS TO MINERALOGY FROM THE UNITED STATES GEOLOGICAL SURVEY USGS Bull. #262 archival wps, contents vg, 147 pp., 12 figs.                     Price: $20.00               (stock#USGSB262)

Clarke F. W. 1911 The DATA OF GEOCHEMISTRY (SECOND EDITION) USGS Bull. #491 wps with archival repairs to spine else light wear, vg, 782 pp.                                                              Price: $15.00                 (stock#USGSB491)

Clarke F. W. 1914 THE CONSTITUTION OF THE NATURAL SILICATES USGS Bull. #588 wraps with marginal chips else vg, 28 pp.                                                                                        Price: $15.00                (stock#USGSB588)

Clarke F. W. 1916 DATA OF GEOCHEMISTRY (third edition) USGS Bull. #616 wps with small chips to spine paper, signature, contents vg with 821 pp.                                                                Price: $15.00                (stock#USGSB616)

Clarke F. W. and Steiger G. 1903 THE ACTION OF AMMONIUM CHLORIDE UPON SILICATES USGS Bull. #207 no wps, title page with stamp, light browning/foxing, contents clean and vg with 57 pp.         

                                                                                                                             Price: $10.00               (stock#USGSB207)

Clark F. W. and Washington H. S. 1924 COMPOSITION OF THE EARTH'S CRUST USGS Prof. Paper #127 wps loose, contents vg, 117 pp.                                                                                Price: $15.00             (stock#USGSPP127)

Clevenger G. H. 1916 THE HYRDOMETALLURGICAL TREATMENT OF COMPLEX GOLD AND SILVER ORES offprint from Metall. And Chem. Engineering, signature on wp else vg.    Price: $10.00                      (stock#MIN58)

Coogan A. H. 1974 FOURTH SYMPOSIUM ON SALT VOLUME 2 4to, massive hardback, in original publishers shrink wrap, fine copy.                                                                                       Price: $45.00                     (stock#MIN59)

Cooper M. 1971 SELECTED ANNOTATED BIBLIOGRAPHY ON THE GEOCHEMISTRY OF GOLD USGS Bull. #1337 wps, vg copy, 63 pp.                                                                                           Price: $10.00            (stock#USGSB1337)

Cornwall H. R. 1966  NICKEL DEPOSITS OF NORTH AMERICA USGS Bull. 1223 8vo in wps, light wear, vg, 62 pp., 1 fig. with State by State mining district commentary.                                    Price: $8.00             (stock#USGSB1223)

Cross W. and Emmons S. F. 1883 on HYPERSTHENE ANDESITE AND ON TRICLINIC PYROXENE IN AUGITIC ROCKS USGS Bull. #1 in red cloth with gilt spine title, vg copy with 42 pp., 1 plt.       

                                                                                                                               Price: $25.00               (stock#USGSB01)

Cross W. and Hillebrand W. F. 1885 CONTRIBUTIONS TO THE MINERALOGY OF THE ROCKY MOUNTAINS USGS Bull. #20 archival wps else vg, 112 pp., 1 plt.                                        Price: $20.00              (stock#USGSB20)

Curtiss J. S. 1885 THE QUANTITATIVE DERMINATION OF SILVER 4to, spine with cloth tape, from SIXTH ANNAUL REPORT OF THE UNITED STATES GEOLOGICAL SURVEY 1884-1885 J. W. POWELL DIRECTOR 1886, 30 pp., 1 plt, 2 figs.                                                                                               Price: $20.00                (stock#MC1032)   

Dake H. C. 1953 THE URANIUM AND FLUORESCENT MINERALS 8vo, wps, light wear, vg, 3rd ed. With 79 pp., figs.                                                                                                                        Price: $15.00                     (stock#MIN60)

Dake H. C. et al. 1938 QUARTZ FAMILY MINERALS – A HANDBOOK FOR THE MINERAL COLLECTOR 8vo, wps, dust jacket with some wear but overall good, contents vg, 304 pp., figs.      Price: $15.00                 (stock#MIN23)

Dana E. S. 1886 NOTES ON THE ALTERATION INDUCED BY HEAT IN CERTAIN VITRIOUS ROCK offprint from Royal Soc. London, Proceedings 8vo, wps with some wear, minor edge chip, signed by author, 10 pp., 3 plts.       

                                                                                                                                Price: $10.00                    (stock#MIN53)

Davidson D. F. 1960 SELENIUM IN SOME EPITHERMAL DEPOSITS OF ANTIMONY MERCURY AND SILVER AND GOLD USGS Bull. #1112-A wps, light wear, vg, 15 pp.                                       Price: $10.00        (stock#USGSB1112A)

Day A. L. et al. 1905 THE ISOMORPHISM AND THERMAL PROPERTIES OF FELDSPARS Carnegie Inst., Washington, D. C. Publication #31 cloth with gilt titles as issued, ex-Franklin Institute library with mild markings and their bookplate on front paste down else vg copy, 95 pp., 26 plts, figs.    Price: $40.00           (stock#MIN142)

Dean B. G. 1960  SELECTED ANNOTATED BIBLIOGRAPHY OF THE GEOLOGY OF URANIUM BEARING VEINS IN THE UNITED STATES USGS Bull. 1059-G wps. stamps, ex-lib, vg, 114 pp., 1 plt.     
Price: $5.00           (stock#EC15)

Deitrich R. V. and Skinner B. J. 1979 ROCKS AND ROCK MINERALS [1st ed.] John Wiley & Sons, publisher, 8vo, cloth, light wear, vg, 319 pp., figs.                                                                       Price: $10.00                   (stock#MIN24)

Deribere M. 1956 BELLES ROCHES BEAUX CRISTAUX 4to, light wear, vg, 96 pp., 92 figs. 

                                                                                                                                 Price: $10.00                   (stock#MIN62)

De Villiers J. P. R. and Cawthorn P. A. 1983 ICAM 81 PROCEEDINGS OF THE FIRST INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS ON APPLIED MINERALOGY 4to, dust jacket with some wear, ex-mining company library copy with stamps else contents fine, 509 pp., scores of figs.                                                                Price: $40.00                  (stock#MIN63)

Dietrich R. V. STONES THEIR COLLECTION, IDENTIFICATION AND USES 8vo, wps, light wear, vg,  145 pp., figs.                                                                                                                          Price: $10.00                   (stock#MIN65)

Diller J. S. 1898 THE EDUCATIONALSERIES OF ROCK SPECIMENS COLLECTED AND DISTRIBUTED BY THE UNITED STATES GEOLOGICAL SURVEY USGS Bull. #150 archival wps, some wear, overall g+ to vg, 400 pp., 42 plts, 18 figs.                                                                                                             Price: $20.00          (stock#USGSB150)

Diller J. S. et al. 1919 OUR MINERAL SUPPLIES USGS Bull. #666 wps with corner tear, some wear, contents very good with 278 pp. With a good chapter on Alaska mineral resources.         Price: $15.00          (stock#USGSB666)

Donnay and Nowacki 1954 CRYSTAL DATA GSA Memoir #60 8vo, gilt cloth, light wear, ex-library else very good with 719 pp.                                                                                                             Price: $25.00             (stock#GSAM60)

Edington E. and Byers H. G. 1942 SELENIUM CONTENT AND CHEMICAL ANALYSES USGS Prof. Paper #197-F wps, light wear, vg, 4 pp., 15 prelim. pp., 2 plts + figs.                                      Price: $6.00                   (stock#PP197F)

Edwards A. B. 1938 SOME ILMENITE MICRO-STRUCTURES AND THEIR INTERPRETATION offprint, AIME Proceedings, 8vo, wps, vg, 20 pp., 8 plts.                                                          Price: $8.00                   (stock#MIN66)

Eitel W. 1958 STRUCTURAL CONVERSIONS IN CRYSTALLINE SYSTEMS GSA Special Paper #66 8vo, cloth vg clean copy, 183 pp., figs.                                                                                       Price: $20.00            (stock#GSASP66)

Embrey P. G. and Fuller J. P.  1980 A MANUAL OF NEW MINERAL NAMES 1892-1978 8vo, cloth, dust jacket witgh short tear, wear, contents vg copy, 478 pp.                                            Price: $25.00                 (stock#MIN68)

Emerson B. K. 1905 PLUMOSE DIABASE PALAGONITE FROM THE HOLYOKE TRAP SHEET offprint Geol. Soc. America Bull. 8vo, wraps with some age toning, marginal chips, presentation label from Emerson on front wrap, contents vg, 41 pp., 9 plts.                                                                 Price: $15.00                      (stock#MAEmersonJho)

Eyles W. C. 1964 THE BOOK OF OPALS Charles Tuttle, publisher, 8vo, dust jacket with some wear, book proper vg, 224 pp., figs.                                                                                                      Price: $20.00                (stock#MIN25)

Fahey J. J. et al. 1950 WHERRYITE A NEW MINERAL FROM MAMMOTH MINE ARIZONA offprint from American Mineralogist 8vo, wps, signed “compliments of the authors”, 6 pp., figs.       Price: $6.00                    (stock#AZ03)

Finger L. W. 1969 THE CRYSTAL STRUCTURE AND CATION DISTRIBUTION OF A GRUNERITE Carnegie Inst. offprint 4to, wps, some wear, 6 pp., 2 figs.                                                           Price: $5.00                 (stock#MIN26)

Fisher P. J. 1966 THE SCIENCE OF GEMS cloth with dj, dust jacket with light+ wear, contents vg, 189 pp., figs (some in color).                                                                                                         Price: $10.00                (stock#MIN02)

Fox C. S. 1932 BAUXITE AND ALUMINOUS LATERITE – A TREATISE London, Crosby, Lockwood and Son, publisher, 2nd ed., light+ exterior wear, in original cloth, gilt title on cover faded, on spine it is good, mild ex-library with Franklin Institute bookplate on paste down, frontis plate is loose with short tears to margin else rest of volume vg, 321 pp., numerous figs.                                                                   Price: $25.00              (stock#MIN141)

Fourmarier P. 1959 LE GRANITE ET LES DEFORMATIONS MINEURES DES ROCHES Memoires Bruxelles Palais des Acad. #1693 8vo, wps with signature and owner’s label else pages uncut, unopened vg, 101 pp., figs.

                                                                                                                                    Price: $15.00               (stock#MIN139)

 

Frondel J. W. et al. 1967 GLOSSARY OF URANIUM- AND THORIUM-BEARING MINERALS USGS Bull. #1250 wps with crease else light wear vg 69 pp.                                                          Price: $10.00                (stock#USGSB1250)

Gale H. S. 1912 NITRATE DEPOSITS USGS Bull. #523 wps, near fine copy, 36 pp., 2 plts, 2 figs. 

                                                                                                                                    Price: $15.00        (stock#USGSB523)

Gale H. S. 1913 THE ORIGIN OF COLEMANITE DEPOSITS USGS Prof. Paper #85-A title wps, ex-lib, vg, 9 pp.

                                                                                                                                    Price: $8.00                 (stock#PP85A)

Gilbert W. 1600 ON THE LOADSTONE AND MAGNETIC BODIES [translated by P. F. Mottelay, 1892, published by Edwards Bros, 1941] 8vo, cloth, light wear, vg, 368 pp., figs. Scarce and the preferred edition in the absence of Mottelay’s original.                                                                                                   Price: $20.00               (stock#MIN27)

Gilpin E. Jr. 1899 NEW MINERAL DISCOVERIES IN NOVA SCOTIA offprint from Nova Scotia Inst. Science 8vo, wps with penciled signature else vg, 12 pp.                                                         Price: $10.00                   (stock#NS01)

Girard R. M. 1964 THE ROCKS AND MINERALS OF TEXAS wps, vg, 109 pp., 2 maps.        

                                                                                                                                    Price: $20.00                 (stock#TX08)

Glass J. J. and Schaller W. T. 1939 INESITE offprint from American Mineralogist inscribed by Author Glass, 8vo, wps, vg.                                                                                                                      Price: $6.00                 (stock#MIN28)

Goldschmidt V. et al. 1931 UBER CALAVERIT Stuttgart, Sonder-Abdruck aus Dem Neuen Jahrbuch fur Mineralogie, Geologie und Palaontologie. 8vo, wps and last few pages with crease else vg, 58 pp., 10 plts.     

                                                                                                                                    Price: $15.00                (stock#MIN29)

Grout F. F. 1932 PETROGRAPHY AND PETROLOGY private ownership signature on paste down else light wear, vg copy of a classic text that was the mainstay in America until the 1960s. Good 1st edition copy, 522 pp., figs.  

                                                                                                                                    Price: $25.00              (stock#MIN143)

Grout F. H. 1959 KEMP’S HANDBOOK OF ROCKS 8vo, cloth, ex-lib, vg, 300 pp., figs. 

                                                                                                                                    Price: $15.00               (stock#MIN051)

Harder E. C. 1910 MANGANESE DEPOSITS OF THE UNITED STATES USGS Bull. #427 wps with small label, cloth tape along spine, ex-lib, contents vg, 298 pp., 2 plts, 33 figs.                           Price: $20.00       (stock#USGSB427)

Hatch F. H. et al. 1965 PETROLOGY OF THE IGNEOUS ROCKS 8vo, cloth light wear, vg, 515 pp., figs. 

                                                                                                                                     Price: $15.00               (stock#MIN69)

Heinen H. J. 1970 MALONONITRILE EXTRACTION OF GOLD FROM ORES USBM Rpt. Invest. #7464 wps, vg, 11 pp., 3 figs.                                                                                                    Price: $15.00                   (stock#USBMRI7464)


Hess F. L. 1924 MOLYBDENUM DEPOSITS USGS Bull. #761 no wps, cloth tape on spine, contents fine, 35 pp., plt, figs.                                                                                                                        Price: $20.00      (stock#USGSB761)

Hess F. L. and Schaller W. T. 1914 COLORADO FERBERITE AND THE WOLFRAMITE SERIES USGS Bull. #583 wps with stamps,ex-lib else vg, 75 pp., 14 plts, 35 figs. On Boulder Colorado Tungsten District Boulder & Gilpen Counties.                                                                                                                     Price: $20.00     (stock#USGSB583)

Hicks W. B. 1917 EVAPORATION OF POTASH BRINES USGS Bull. #95-E wrap with chipped corner else light wear, good copy, 8 pp., 3 figs.                                                                                 Price: $6.00                (stock#PP95E)

Hillebrand W. F. 1907 ANALYSIS OF SILICATE AND CARBONATE ROCKS USGS Bull. #305 archival wps, some wear, ex-lib, vg 200 pp.                                                                                             Price: $15.00      (stock#USGSB305)

Hillebrand W. F. 1910 THE ANALYSIS OF SILICATE AND CARBONATE ROCKS A REVISION OF BULLETIN 305 USGS Bull. #422 ex-geol. Surv. library else vg, 239 pp., 27 figs.                     Price: $20.00     (stock#USGSB422)

 

Hillebrand W. F. 1919 THE ANALYSIS OF SILICATE AND CARBONATE ROCKS USGS Bull. #700 wraps, spine with soiling, contents vg, 285 pp., 23 figs.                                                      Price: $15.00                     (stock#USGSB700)


Hillebrand W. F. and Allen E. T. 1905 COMPARISON OF WET AND CRUCIBLE-FIRE METHODS FOR THE ASSAY OF GOLD IN TELLURIDE ORES USGS Bull. #253 wps, ex-lib, vg, 31 pp.         Price: $25.00        (stock#USGSB253)

Hollenbeck R. P. 1967 FLUORSPAR IN THE EASTERN UNITED STATES USBM IC #8339 wps, light wear, fine copy, 35 pp., 11 figs.                                                                                     Price: $15.00              (stock#USBMIC#8339)

Horr C. A. et al. 1961 URANIUM AND OTHER METALS IN CRUDE OILS USGS Bull. #1100A-B wps with small stamp else light wear, vg, 99 pp. figs.                                                                  Price: $15.00                    (stock#USGSB1100)

Horton F. W. 1916 MOLYBDENUM ITS ORES AND THEIR CONCENTRATION USBM Bulletin 111 wps light wear, 132 pp., 18 plts, 2 figs.                                                                                         Price: $20.00                     (stock#USBMB111)

Hunter W. L. and Paulson D. L. 1966 CARBON REDUCTION OF CHROMITE USBM Rpt. Invest. #6755 wps, light wear, vg, 20 pp., 9 figs.                                                                                 Price: $10.00              (stock#USBMRI6755)

Huntington O. W. 1889 FEATURES OF CRYSTALLINE GROWTH Proc. American Acad. Arts & Sciences offprint, light wear, stamped “Compliments of Author” on wrap with small notation, 7 pp., 1 plt, 3 figs.   

                                                                                                                          Price: $8.00                            (stock#MIN13)

Hurlbut C. S. Jr. 1966 DANA’S MANUAL OF MINERALOGY 17th edition. 8vo, dust jacket with tears, volume proper is vg, 609 pp., scores of figs.                                                       Price: $20.00       (stock#MIN30)

Iddings J. P. 1903 THE CHEMICAL COMPOSITION OF IGNEOUS ROCKS EXPRESSED BY MEANS OF DIAGRAMS WITH REFERENCE TO THE ROCK CLASSIFICATIONS ON A QUANTITATIVE CHEMICO-MINERALOGIC BASIS USGS Prof. Paper #18 wps with some wear, ex-lib, g-vg copy with 93 pp.+ tables.                                                                                                                            Price: $20.00               (stock#PP18)

Ito T. et al. (eds.) 1955 COMMEMORATIVE VOLUME DEDICATED TO DR. SEITARO TSUBOI 4to, cloth, light wear, owners signature and  number on free end paper else vg, containing 34 papers mostly on various aspects of the geology mineralogy volcanoes, of Japan, with a contribution on Japanese fossil mammals, and more.

                                                                                                                                        Price: $75.00           (stock#SEA25)

Irving R. D. and Van Hise C. R. 1884 ON SECONDARY ENLARGEMENTS OF MINERAL FRAGMENTS IN CERTAIN ROCKS USGS Bull. 8 wps worn, spine with cloth archival tape, contents vg, clean. With 56 pp., 6 plts, 4 figs.     

                                                                                                                               Price: $20.00              (stock#USGSB08)

Kemp J. F. 1902 GEOLOGICAL RELATIONS AND DISTRIBUTION OF PLATINUM AND ASSOCIATED METALS USGS Bull. #193 no wps, cloth tape over spine, vg clean copy, 95 pp., 6 plt, 9 fig.        

                                                                                                                               Price: $20.00             (stock#USGSB193)

Kerry P. F. 1946 TUNGSTEN MINERALIZATION IN THE UNITED STATES GSA Memoir #15 8vo gilt cloth light wear, ownership signature else fine with 241 pp., 23 plts, 34 figs.              Price: $20.00                 (stock#GSAM15)

Kindle E. D. 1936 GOLD OCCURRENCES OF ONTARIO, EAST OF LAKE SUPERIOR Geol. Surv. Canada Mem. #192 wp, ex-lib, light wear, vg, 167 pp., figs, maps. With good info. on gold, other metals and minerals of the District.                                                                                                                  Price: $75.00               (stock#GSCM192)

Koutek J. et al. (eds) SYMPOSIUM PROBLEMS OF POSTMAGMATIC ORE DEPOSITION WITH SPECIAL REFERENCE TO THE GEOCHEMISTRY OF ORE VEINS Vol. 2. Prague: Czech. Academy of Sciences 8vo, dust jacket with short tears, wear, contents fine, in English, French and Russian, 595 pp. + figs. Very scarce.       

                                                                                                                                Price: $35.00                  (stock#MC1011)

Kragten J. 1978 ATLAS OF METAL-LIQUID EQUILIBRIA IN AQUEOUS SOLUTION NY: J. Wiley & Sons tall 8vo, ex-lib, some wear, contents vg, 781 pp. + figs.                                                       Price: $60.00                 (stock#MC1012)

Kraus E. H. and Slawson C. B. 1941 GEMS AND GEM MATERIALS (4th ed.) McGraw-Hill, Publishers, 8vo, cloth, light+ exterior wear, vg, 287 pp., figs.                                                                Price: $10.00                    (stock#MIN31)

Kraus E. H. and Slawson C. B. 1947 GEMS AND GEM MATERIALS (5th ed.) McGraw-Hill, Publishers, 8vo, cloth, light+ exterior wear, vg, 287 pp., figs.                                                                Price: $10.00                   (stock#MIN32)

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Ladoo R. B. 1923 TALC AND SOAPSTONE: THEIR MINING, MILLING, PRODUCTS AND USES US Bur. Mines Bull. #213 wps, chips to paper spine cover else light wear, ex-lib, vg, 133 pp., 15 plts. 

                                                                                                                         Price: $25.00                  (stock#USBMB213)

Larsen E. S. Jr. 1918 THE MICROSCOPIC DETERMINATION OF THE NONOPAQUE MINERALS USGS Bull. #679 wps, light wear, ex-lib, vg, 294 pp., 1 plt, figs.                                           Price: $20.00                  (stock#USGSB679)

Larsen and Berman 1934 THE MICROSCOPIC DETERMINATION OF THE NONOPAQUE MINERALS USGS Bull. #848 8vo, wps, ex-lib else light wear, vg, 266 pp., 7 figs.                      Price: $20.00                   (stock#USGSB848)

Lea, M. C. PROPERTIES OF ALLOTROPIC SILVER (pp. 237-241), and RING SYSTEMS AND OTHER CURVES PRODUCED ON ALLOTROPIC SILVER BY IODINE (pp. 241-242), both in American Journal of Science, September 1889 issue. Other contents diverse and include Beecher C. E. 1889 NOTE ON THE FOSSIL SPIDER ARTHROLYCOSA ANTIQUA HARGER pp. 219-223, 2 figures, and redescribes one of the Mazon Creek spiders, and more. Overall very good, minor chips to wrap edges, though there is an odor from age or long storage (not musty though).                                                                                              Price: $15.00                (stock#AJS1889Sept)
 
Leechman F. 1961 THE OPAL BOOK 8vok dust jacket with tears, book proper vg, 242 pp., figs. 

                                                                                                                        Price: $20.00                           (stock#MIN33)

Lesure F. G. 1968 MICA DEPOSITS OF THE BLUE RIDGE IN NORTH CAROLINA USGS Prof. Paper #577 4to, wraps, light wear, fine copy with 124 pp., 6 pls, 1 fig.                              Price: $25.00                            (stock#PP577)

Lima-De-Faria J, (ed.) 1990 HISTORICAL ATLAS OF CRYSTALLOGRAPHY 4to, dust jacket, vg, 156 pp., figs. 

                                                                                                                         Price: $40.00                          (stock#MIN34)

Loeb A. L. 1971 COLOR AND SYMMETRY [NY: John Wiley & Sons, publ.] 8vo, cloth, light wear, 179 pp., scores of figs.                                                                                                                  Price: $20.00                        (stock#MIN106)

Luquer L. M. 1905 MINERALS IN ROCK SECTIONS (i. e. thin sections) 8vo, cloth, ex-lib, Contents vg, 145 pp., figs.                                                                                                                  Price: $15.00                           (stock#MIN35)

Marden J. W. and Rich M. N. 1921 INVESTIGATIONS OF ZIRCONIUM WITH ESPECIAL REFERENCE TO THE METAL AND OXIDE US Bur. Mines Bull. #186 wps, small chips to paper spine cover else vg, 161 pp., 2 plts, 3 figs.                                                                                                                  Price: $20.00                  (stock#USBMB186)

McInnis W. 1957 MOLYBDENUM A MATERIALS SURVEY USBM IC#7784 wps with light wear else vg, 77 pp., 15 figs.                                                                                                                  Price: $15.00               (stock#USBMIC7784)

Mansfield G. R. & Boardman L. 1932 NITRATE DEPOSITS OF THE UNITED STATES USGS Bull. #838 wps with mm edge chips else fine copy, 107 pp., 11 plts, 13 figs.                            Price: $15.00                   (stock#USGSB838)

Merrill G. P. 1907 TYPE AND FIGURED SPECIMENS OF FOSSILS MINERALS ROCKS AND ORES UNITED STATES NATIONAL MUSEUM BULLETIN 53 Parts 1 and 2 complete in two vols. Both are in original wraps, wraps have wear, some dust soiling, contents are very good and most pages uncut and untrimmed, overall g+-vg set. Vol. 1 with 704 pp.; Vol. 2 with 369 pp.                                                                Price: $35.00                           (stock#MIN59)

Merrill G. P. 1922 HANDBOOK AND DESCRIPTIVE CATALOG OF THE COLLECTIONS OF GEMS AND PRECIOUS STONES IN THE UNITED STATES NATIONAL MUSEUM USNM Bull. #118 8vo, wps worn, contents vg, 216 pp., 14 plts, 26 figs. Amongst the Plates are portraits of Issac Lea and T. C. Chamberlain.  Price: $25.00    (stock#MIN37)

MINERALOGICAL RECORD- SPECIAL ISSUE (Vol. 25-6, 1994). THE HISTORY OF MINERAL COLLECTING 1530-1799 4to, wps, in publishers shrink wrap, light wear,  264 pp., figs.      Price: $30.00                 (stock#MIN38)

Mineralogical Record 1983 ARIZONA IV 4to, printed wps, vg copy, on Arizona minerals from principally old mines that are classic localities, 70 pp., many colored figs of specimens.     Price: $20.00                (stock#MIN72)

Mineralogical Record 1983 ARIZONA V 4to, printed wps, vg copy, on Arizona minerals from principally old mines that are classic localities, 86 pp., many colored figs of specimens.       Price: $20.00                          (stock#MIN73)

Mineralogical Record 1981 BISBEE! 4to, printed wps, vg copy, on Arizona minerals from classic Bisbee mining district localities, 72 pp., many colored figs of specimens.                      Price: $20.00                         (stock#MIN74)

Mineralogical Record 1988 AUSTRALIA! 4to, printed wps, vg copy, on Australia minerals from classic localities, 167 pp., many colored figs of specimens.                                                    Price: $25.00                        (stock#MIN75)
 
Mineralogical Record 1988 MINERAL MUSEUMS OF EASTERN EUROPE 4to, printed wps, vg copy, on mineral museums from Hungary, the former USSR and Yugoslavia, Slovakia, Poland, Czech Republic, etc…, 72 pp., many colored figs.                                                                                                      Price: $20.00                        (stock#MIN76)

Mineralogical Record 1990 TWENTIETH ANNIVERSARY ISSUE 4to, printed wps, small nick to spine base else vg copy, with diverse articles on minerals and mineral collecting history, collections, 120 pp., many colored figs.

                                                                                                                            Price: $20.00                        (stock#MIN77)

Mineralogical Record 1985 INDEX VOLUMES 1-14 4to, printed wps with some external wear, tear to base of spine, contents clean though a section of them is loose from binding, 246 pp.  Price: $15.00        (stock#MIN79)

Niggli P. 1926 DIE REGELMASSIGE PUNKTVERTEILUNG LANGS EINER GERADEN IN EINER EBENE. (SYMMETRIE VON BORDURENMUSTER) offprint Zeitschrift fur Krystallographie 8vo, wps, light wear, vg.   

                                                                                                                            Price: $8.00                          (stock#MIN39)

Niggli P. 1926 BAUGESETZE KRISTALLINER MATERIE offprint Zeitschrift fur Krystallographie 8vo, light wear, vg.
                                                                                                                            Price: $8.00                         (stock#MIN40)

Niggli P. 1954 ROCKS AND MINERAL DEPOSITS 8vo, cloth, fine clean copy, 559 pp., figs.  

                                                                                                                            Price: $15.00                        (stock#MIN80)

[no author] 1985 THE MINERAL WEALTH OF THE NORTHEAST (Soviet Union). Folder Containing 24 color postcards mostly of mineral specimens, with some locality photos.         Price: $20.00                       (stock#MIN41)

Ohmoto M. and Skinner B. J. 1983 THE KUROKO AND RELATED VOLCANOGENIC MASSIVE SULFIDE DEPOSITS 4to, cloth, fine copy, 604 pp. + figs.                                                                Price: $35.00                   (stock#MC1037)

Park C. F. and MacDairmid R. A. 1964 ORE DEPOSITS (1st ed.) 8vo, light wear, vg, 475 pp., figs. 

                                                                                                                              Price: $20.00                   (stock#MC1016)

Parsons C. L. 1912 NOTES ON MINERAL WASTES USBM Bulletin #47 8vo, wps, ex-lib else vg, 44 pp.

                                                                                                                               Price: $15.00               (stock#USBMB47)

Pauly H. 1956 BOGGILDITE A NEW PHOSPHATE-FLUORIDE FROM IVIGTUT, SOUTH GREENLAND 15 pp., 1 plt with Moller C. K. X-RAY INVESTIGATIONS OF BOGGILDITE 7 pp., 2 plts. Meddl. Gronland BD. 37(6) 8vo, wps, pages unopened, untrimmed, light wear, vg copy.                                        Price: $10.00                     (stock#MIN83)

Pearson W. B. 1972 THE CRYSTAL CHEMISTRY AND PHYSICS OF METALS AND ALLOYS Wiley Interscience, Publishers, 8vo, cloth light exterior wear, ex-lib, vg, 806 pp., scores of figs.       Price: $30.00          (stock#MIN42)

Peiser H. S. (ed.) 1967 CRYSTAL GROWTH – PROCEEDINGS OF AN INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON CRYSTAL GROWTH, BOSTON, 20-24 JUNE, 1966 Pergamon Press, publisher, 8vo, pebbled cloth, ex-lib, vg, 851 pp., scores of figs.                                                                                                Price: $40.00                   (stock#MIN43)

Phinny R. A. (ed.) 1968 THE HISTORY OF THE EARTH’S CRUST A SYMPOSIUM Princeton Unv. Press, 4to, cloth, ex-lib else vg,  244 pp., scores of figs.                                                              Price: $15.00                   (stock#MIN138)

QUEBEC BUREAU OF MINES 1927 GEOLOGICAL SKETCH AND ECONOMIC MINERALS OF THE PROVINCE OF QUEBEC 8vo, wps with stamps, vg except coming loose, contents fine, 92 pp., frontis and panorama fold out in front, 2 folding maps, 17 plts.                                                                                         Price: $40.00      (stock#MC1033)

Raguin E. 1940 GEOLOGIE DES GITES MINERAUX 8vo, wps, ex-lib, contents vg, 641 pp., 143 figs.  

                                                                                                                                  Price: $30.00                  (stock#MIN14)

Raguin E. 1946 GEOLOGIE DU GRANITE 8vo, wps, light wear, vg,  207 pp., 46 figs.
  Price: $15.00   (stock#MIN15)

Ramberg H. 1948 ON SAPPHIRINE-BEARING ROCKS IN THE VICINITY OF SUKKERTOPPEN (WEST GREENLAND) Meddl. Gronland BD. 142(5) 8vo, wps, pages unopened, untrimmed, light wear, vg copy, 32 pp., 14 figs.            

                                                                                                                                   Price: $15.00                 (stock#MIN84)

Read et al. 1964 ORIGIN OF GRANITE GSA Memoir #28 8vo gilt cloth light wear, fine copy. With 139 pp.
                                                                                                                                   Price: $20.00            (stock#GSAM28)

Ridge, J. D. 1958 SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHIES OF HYDROTHERMAL AND MAGMATIC MINERAL DEPOSITS GSA Memoir #75 8vo, gilt cloth, signature on FEP else fine, 119 pp., 1 plate.         Price: $15.00              (stock#GSAM75)

Ross C. S. and Kerr P. F. 1931 THE KAOLIN MINERALS USGS Prof. Paper #165-E title wps, some wear, partly disbound, 30 pp., 6 plts. A classic clay mineralogy report.                              Price: $10.00                (stock#PP165E)

Ross C.S. and Kerr P. F. 1934 HALLOYSITE AND ALLOPHANE USGS Prof. Paper #185-G no wps, in archival folder, light wear, vg, 14 pp., 2 plts, 3 figs.                                                          Price: $8.00                 (stock#PP185G)

Ross M. 1964 CRYSTAL CHEMISTRY OF BERYLLIUM USGS Prof. Paper #468 4to, wps, name on wp marked out else vg, 30 pp., figs.                                                                                               Price: $15.00              (stock#PP468)

Sampson E. 1941 NOTES ON THE OCCURRENCE OF GUDMUNDITE offprint from Economic Geology 8vo, wps, vg, 10 pp.                                                                                                                  Price: $6.00                   (stock#MIN44)

Sanford S. and Stone R. W. 1914 USEFUL MINERALS OF THE UNITED STATES USGS Bull. #585 green cloth limited Survey issue, ex-lib, vg, 250 pp.                                                              Price: $20.00        (stock#USGSB585)

Schaller W. T. 1911 MINERALOGICAL NOTES, SERIES 1 USGS Bull. #490 archival wraps else vg, 109 pp., 14 figs. On diverse mineral occurrences.                                                                          Price: $15.00         (stock#USGSB490)

Schaller W. T. 1912 MINERALOGICAL NOTES, SERIES 2 USGS Bull. #509 wps, light wear, vg copy, 115 pp., 1 plt, 5 figs.                                                                                                                            Price: $15.00        (stock#USGSB509)

Schaller W. T. 1916 MINERALOGIC NOTES SERIES 3 USGS Bull. #610 wps, ex-lib, vg, 164 pp., 5 plts. 

                                                                                                                                   Price: $20.00        (stock#USGSB610)

Schlegel D. M. 1957 GEM STONES OF THE UNITED STATES USGS Bull. #1042-G wps, fine copy, 50 pp.  

                                                                                                                                   Price: $15.00   (stock#USGSB1042G)

Schrader F. C. et al. 1916 USEFUL MINERALS OF THE UNITED STATES USGS Bull. #624 bound in modern buckrum, vg clean copy, 412 pp.                                                                           Price: $15.00         (stock#USGSB624)

Schuette C. N. 1931 QUICKSILVER US Bur. Mines Bull. #335 wps, light wear, small chips to paper spine cover else ex-lib, vg, 168 pp., figs.                                                                                   Price: $25.00       (stock#USBMB335)

SEVENTEENTH ANNUAL REPORT OF THE STATE MINERALOGIST CALIFORNIA GEOLOGICAL SURVEY 1920 8vo, buckrum, gilt spine title, ex-lib, vg, 562 pp., 8 plts, 62 figs. Provides County by County coverage with mention of scores of individual mines and prospects.                                       Price: $95.00          (stock#CAMAR17)

Shannon E. V. 1920 DIABANTITE STILPNOMELANE AND CHALCODITE OF THE TRAP QUARRIES OF WESTFIELD MASSACHUSETTS Proc. USNM #2316 8vo, wps with small chips, George Gaylord Simpson’s copy with his library stamp, 7 pp.                                                                                    Price: $10.00                  (stock#MA32)

Sheppard R. A. 1971 CLINOPTILOLITE OF POSSIBLE ECONOMIC VALUE IN SEDIMENTARY DEPOSITS OF THE CONTERMINOUS UNITED STATES USGS Bull. 1332-B 8vo, wps, vg, 15 pp., 3 figs.                           

                                                                                                                                    Price: $8.00      (stock#USGSB1332B)

 

Short M. N. 1931 MICROSCOPIC DETERMINATION OF THE ORE MINERALS wraps, ex-lib else light wear, vg,  light wear, contents vg with 204 pp., 11 pls, 16 figs.                                          Price: $25.00         (stock#USGSB825)

Smith E. S. C. and Parsons W. H. 1938 STUDIES IN MINERAL FLUORESENCE offprint from American Mineralogist 8vo, wps, vg.                                                                                                             Price: $10.00                (stock#MIN45)

Smith G. F. H. 1912 GEM-STONES 8vo, orginal cloth, light+ wear, retains original publisher’s ads, 312 pp., 32 plates, colored frontis of precious gemstones.                                                   Price: $20.00                (stock#MIN16)

Smith O. C. 1946 IDENTIFICATION AND QUALATATIVE CHEMICAL ANALYSIS OF MINERALS 8vo, cloth with dust jacket, jacket with short tear and two inked lines (not obtuse), contents with ownership signature dated 1946, otherwise clean and vg,  361 pp., scores of figs.                                      Price: $20.00                 (stock#MIN17)

Sohon J. A. and Winchell A. N. 1951 CONNECTICUT MINERALS CT Geol. Surv. Bull. #77 name on wp else light wear, very good, 133 pp. documenting all of the then-known classic mineral localities of Connecticut.  

                                                                                                                                   Price: $30.00                (stock#CTB77)

Sperisen F. J. 1950 THE ART OF LAPIDARY 8vo, cloth, color frontis, 382 pp., 406 figs. 

                                                                                                                                   Price: $20.00                (stock#MIN87)


Spurr J. E. 1923 THE ORE MAGMAS two vols., complete. Both large 8vo, orig. green cloth, light+ wear, ex-lib, contents vg with 916 pp., 175 figs. Scarce and classic primary work on ore deposition in magmatic deposits.   

                                                                                                                                   Price: $80.00                (stock#MIN49)

Sterrett D. B. 1923 MICA DEPOSITS OF THE UNITED STATES USGS Bull. #740 wps, paper spine ends with chips else ex-lib, vg, 342 pp., 39 plts, 96 figs including sketch maps of individual mines and pegmatite deposits.    

                                                                                                                                   Price: $25.00        (stock#USGSB740)

Sullivan E. C. 1907 INTERACTION BETWEEN MINERALS AND WATER SOLUTIONS WITH SPECIAL REFERENCE TO GEOLOGICAL PHENOMENA USGS Bull. #312 wps with light wear, vg copy, 69 pp.   

                                                                                                                                   Price: $15.00          (stock#USGSB312)

Sutherland C. H. V. 1969 GOLD ITS BEAUTY, POWER AND ALLURE 8vo, dust jacket with some wear and library label, ex-lib copy else contents vg, 196 pp., figs, some in color.                      Price: $15.00                 (stock#MIN88)

Tickell F. G. 1947 THE EXAMINATION OF FRAGMENTAL ROCKS Stanford Unv. Press, 3rd ed., cloth, dust Jacket, ex-lib else  contents vg, 154 pp., numerous figs. A classic text.                        Price: $15.00                (stock#MIN121)

THIRTY SEVENTH ANNUAL REPORT OF THE STATE MINERALOGIST CALIFORNIA GEOLOGICAL SURVEY 1941 8vo, buckrum, gilt spine title, ex-lib, vg, 556 pp., 3 plts, map, figs. Provides County by County coverage with mention of scores of individual mines and prospects.                                       Price: $75.00          (stock#CAMAR37)

THIRTY NINTH ANNUAL REPORT OF THE STATE MINERALOGIST CALIFORNIA GEOLOGICAL SURVEY 1943 8vo, buckrum, gilt spine title, ex-lib, vg, 609 pp., 8 plts, 123 figs. Provides County by County coverage with mention of scores of individual mines and prospects.                                       Price: $65.00         (stock#CAMAR39)

Titley S. R. and Hicks C. L. 1966 GEOLOGY OF PORPHYRY COPPER DEPOSITS SOUTHWESTERN NORTH AMERICA [1st ed.] 4to, cloth as issued with a few scuff marks else vg good copy, 287 pp., numerous figs.    

                                                                                                                                   Price: $30.00                  (stock#AZ04)

Titley S. R. 1982 Titley S. R. and Hicks C. L. 1966 GEOLOGY OF PORPHYRY COPPER DEPOSITS SOUTHWESTERN NORTH AMERICA [2nd ed[ 4to, cloth as issued, name on spine, with spine cloth creased, light mark on cover, contents clean and vg, 560 pp., many figs.                              Price: $35.00                  (stock#AZ05)

Troger W. E. 1959 OPTISCHE BESTIMMUNG DER GESTEINSBILDENDEN MINERALE Teil 1. Bestimmungstabellen 8vo, publishers cloth with some wear, contents vg, ex-lib, 147 pp., scores of figs, on crystallography.    

                                                                                                                                   Price: $15.00                 (stock#MIN46)

Tuttle O. F. (ed.) 1966 CARBONATITES 4to, d/j, light wear, vg copy, 591 pp., maps, figs. 

                                                                                                                                   Price: $40.00              (stock#MC1027)

Tuttle and Bowen 1958 ORIGIN OF GRANITE IN LIGHT OF EXPERIMENTAL STUDIES GSA Memoir #74 8vo, gilt cloth, ex-library else very good with 153 pp., 6 plts, 57 figs.                             Price: $15.00             (stock#GSAM74)

U. S. Dept. Commerce 1950 TABLES FOR CONVERSION OF X-RAY DIFFRACTION ANGLES TO INTERPLANAR SPACING 8vo, cloth, some  wear, hinge cracked, contents otherwise vg, 159 pp.   Price: $15.00    (stock#MIN137)

Uytenbogaardt W. and Burke E. A. J. TABLES FOR MICROSCOPIC IDENTIFICATION OF ORE MINERALS tall 8vo, cloth with dust jacket, vg, 430 pp.                                                                        Price: $25.00             (stock#MC1030)
 
Van Hise, C. R. 1900 A TREATISE ON METAMORPHISM USGS Mono. #47 4to, binding a bit weak per usual for this massive volume, short tears to spine cloth, some exterior wear, ex-lib else contents vg, 1,286 pp., 13 plts, figs.                                                                                                                            Price: $75.00          (stock#USGSM47)

Verrill A. H. MINERALS METALS AND GEMS 1939 8vo, cloth dust jacket with some wear, short tears, volume proper with a few spots on page fore edges visible when book is closed, else vg, 293 pp., figs.  

                                                                                                                                  Price: $15.00               (stock#MIN100)

Viola C. M. 1904 GRUNDZUGE DER KRISTALLOGRAPHIE [Lepizig: Englemanpubl.] tall 8vo,  light wear, small stamp to title page else vg, 389 pp., many figs.                                                Price:  $35.00              (stock#MIN099)

Waggman W. H. et al. 1950 THALLIUM USBM IC#7553 wps light wear vg, 50 pp.   

                                                                                                                         Price: $10.00               (stock#USBMIC7553)

Washington H. S. 1903 CHEMICAL ANALYSES OF IGNEOUS ROCKS PUBLISHED FROM 1884 TO 1900 WITH CRITICAL DISCUSSION OF THE CHARACTER AND USE OF ANALYSES USGS Prof. Paper #14 in archival boards else vg, clean copy with 495 pp.                                                                 Price: $25.00                   (stock#USGSPP14)

Washington H. S. 1904 THE SUPERIOR ANALYSES OF IGNEOUS ROCKS FROM ROTH’S TABELLEN 1869 TO 1884 ARRANGED ACCORDING TO THE QUANTITATIVE SYSTEM OF CLASSIFICATION 4to no wps, light soiling to title page else light wear, vg, with 68 pp.                                              Price: $20.00                 (stock#USGSPP28)

Weld C. M. et al. 1920 MANGANESE: USES, PREPARATION, MINING COSTS AND PRODUCTION OF FERRO-ALLOYS US Bur. Mines Bull. #173 wps, light wear, vg, 209 pp., 13 figs.      Price: $20.00            (stock#USBMB173)

Wells R. C. 1914 ELECTRIC ACTIVITY IN ORE DEPOSITS USGS Bull. #548 wps, chips to paper spine ends, else vg, 78 pp., 7 figs.                                                                                            Price: $15.00                  (stock#USGSB548)

Wells R. C. 1916 THE FRACTIONAL PRECIPITATION OF SOME ORE-FORMING COMPOUNDS AT MODERATE TEMPERATURES USGS Bull. #609 wps, ex-lib, vg, 46 pp., 2 figs.          Price: $15.00                  (stock#USGSB609)

Wells R. C. 1923 SODIUM SULPHATE ITS SOURCES AND USES USGS Bull. #717 ex-lib else light wear, vg copy with 43 pp., 12 figs.                                                                                         Price: $15.00                   (stock#USGSB717)

Wells R. C. 1925 CHEMISTRY OF DEPOSITION OF NATIVE COPPER FROM ASCENDING SOLUTIONS USGS Bull. #778 wps, light wear, vg, 71 pp., 2 figs.                                                       Price: $20.00                 (stock#USGSB778)

Wells R. C. 1937 ANALYSES OF ROCKS AND MINERALS FROM THE LABORATORY OF THE UNITED STATES GEOLOGICAL SURVEY 1914 – 1936 USGS Bull. #878 wp on archival stiff wp, ex-lib else vg. 134 pp.  

                                                                                                                          Price: $15.00                  (stock#USGSB878)

Wells R. C. 1943 RELATIVE ABUNDANCE OF NICKEL IN THE EARTH’S CRUST USGS Prof. Paper #205-A wps with faded stamp, light wear, fine copy, 21 pp., 4 figs.                             Price: $8.00                         (stock#PP205A)

Whitlock H. P. 1905 CONTRIBUTIONS FROM THE MINERALOGIC LABORATORY New York State Museum Bull. #98 8vo, wps, ex-lib, vg, 36 pp., 7 plts. Includes Datolite from Westfield, MA; Calcite from Howe’s Cavern, and more.                                                                                                               Price: $15.00                     (stock#NYSMB98)

Whitlock H. P. 1910 CALCITES OF NEW YORK NYSM Memoir #13 4to, cloth light wear, ex-lib copy, contents fine, 190 pp., 27 plts.                                                                                             Price: $60.00                    (stock#NYSMM13)

Zadra J. B. et al. 1952 PROCESS FOR RECOVERING GOLD AND SILVER FROM ACTIVATED CARBON BY LEACHING AND ELECTROLYSIS USBM Rpt. Invest. #4843 wps , fine copy.   Price: $10.00    (stock#USBMRI4843)

Zeitner J. C. 1964 MIDWEST GEM TRAILS wps, light wear, vg, 80 pp., many figs.   Price: $10.00      (stock#MIN48)



                                         JEWELRY AND LAPIDARY TITLES

Hayes, M. and Lewis A. A. 1972 MAGGIE HAYES JEWELRY BOOK 4to, dust jacket with some wear, ex-lib else contents vg 119 pp., scores of photos.                                                                    Price: $20.00             (stock#MIN114)

McConnell S. 1991 METROPOLITAN JEWELRY (Met. Museum of Art) 4to, dust jacket with light wear, contents vg, 111 pp., scores of photos, most colored.                                                                  Price: $20.00            (stock#MIN115)

M. D. R. Manufacturing Company 1951 THE BOOK OF GEM CUTS- VOLUME 2 4to, soft Cover, contents vg, 22 plts of facet cuts with guide for each.                                                                      Price: $30.00             (stock#MIN36)

THE MINERALOGIST April, 1938: THE ART OF GEM CUTTING FOR THE AMATEUR AND PROFESSIONAL COMPLETE 8vo, wps, light wear, small spine repairs and a vg copy, 112 pp., figs.   Price: $20.00      (stock#MIN71)


Pierides A. 1971 JEWELLERY IN THE CYPRUS MUSEUM folio, some wear, contents generally clean, 59 pp., 40 plts.                                                                                                                                Price: $40.00           (stock#MIN116)

Sinkankas J. 1958 GEM CUTTING – A LAPIDARY’S MANUAL 8vo, cloth, dust jacket badly worn and torn but volume proper is vg, with 400 pp. scores of figs.                                                   Price: $20.00           (stock#MIN101)

Vargas G. and Vargas M. 1969 FACETING FOR AMATEURS 4to, dust jacket with some wear, contents vg, 330 pp., scores of figs.                                                                                                       Price: $35.00            (stock#MIN117)

Vargas G. and Vargas M. 1975 DIAGRAMS FOR FACETING 1st ed. 4to, some rubbing to dust jacket else vg copy of 1st ed., 1st printing. With 178 pp., scores of figs.                                                 Price: $40.00            (stock#MIN110)


 

James R. W. 1950 THE OPTICAL PRINCIPLES OF THE DIFFRACTION OF X-RAYS 8vo, cloth, ex-lib., contents vg, 623 pp., score of figs. This is Vol. 2 of Bragg's classic mineralogy work "THE CRYSTALLINE STATE).  

                                                                                                                              Price: $30.00                               (stock#MIN134)

Merrill G. P. 1922 HANDBOOK AND DESCRIPTIVE CATALOG OF THE COLLECTIONS OF GEMS AND PRECIOUS STONES IN THE UNITED STATES NATIONAL MUSEUM USNM Bull. 18, 8v0, orginal wraps pasted onto archival wraps, contents vg, most pages unopened, 225 pp., frontis portrait of Issac Lea.                                  Price: $25.00                      (stock#MIN135)

Borner R. 1962 ROCKS, MINERALS, AND GEMSTONES London: Oliver and Boyd [publishers] 8vo, cloth, some external wear, contents vg, translated by W. Mykura. With 250 pp., and numerous figs and color photos.
                                                                                                                                      Price: $25.00                        (stock#MIN146)

Sinkankas J. 1960 GEMSTONES OF NORTH AMERICA 1st edition, 3rd printing, royal 8vo no dust jacket else light wear, vg, 675 pp., 7 color illustrations, 169 figs. A classic volume for the mineral collector.  Price: $30.00   (stock#MIN147)

Sinkankas J. 1962 GEM CUTTING: A LAPIDARY'S MANUAL cloth, dust jacket with some wear, contents vg, 297 pp., scores of figs. A classic title.                                                                                Price: $25.00                              (stock#MIN148)