NEW AND RECENT ARRIVALS (BY REGION AND TOPIC)
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Davis W. M. 1888 THE STRUCTURE OF THE TRIASSIC FORMATION OF THE CONNECTICUT VALLEY from 7th USGS Annual Report, 4to, tape along spine, contents vg with 36 pp., 1 plate (one of the first modern geologic maps of the Hartford basin) and several figures including critical sketch diagrams of strata and basalts in the Pomperaug basin of Southbury and Woodbury Connecticut, where structural relationships allowed Davis to elucidate his theory of block faulting for the much larger Hartford basin. Price: $20.00 (stock#CT24)
Deane R. E. 1967 THE SURFICIAL GEOLOGY OF THE HARTFORD SOUTH QUADRANGLE, WITH MAP CTGS Quad. Rpt. #20 wps ex-lib, light wear vg, 43 pp., 17 figs, large folding colored map.
Price: $20.00 (stock#CTQR20)
Eastman C. R. 1911 TRIASSIC FISHES OF CONNECTICUT CT Geol. Surv. Bull. #18 wps with corner chips else light wear vg, 75 pp., 11 plts of fossil fishes from the Hartford basin, some figs.
Price: $35.00 (stock#CTGNHSB18)
Schairer J. F. 1931 THE MINERALS OF CONNECTICUT CT Geol. Surv. Bull. #51 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#CTB077)
Stugard F. Jr. 1958 PEGMATITES OF THE MIDDLETOWN AREA CONNECTICUT USGS Bulletin 1042-Q 8vo, wraps, light wear, vg, 61 pp 2 plts, 2 figs. Scarce. Price: $25.00 (stock#USGSB1042q)
Bastin E. S. 1911 GEOLOGY OF THE PEGMATITES AND ASSOCIATED ROCKS OF MAINE INCLUDING FELDSPAR QUARTZ MICA AND GEM DEPOSITS USGS Bull. #445 archival wraps contents vg, 152 pp. 19 plts, 8 figs. Price: $40.00 (stock#USGSB445)
Boucot A. J. and Yochelson E. L. 1966 PALEOZOIC GASTROPODA FROM THE MOOSE RIVER SYNCLINORIUM NORTHERN MAINE wps, corner bumped else vg, 20 pp., 3 plts, 2 figs. Price: $10.00 (stock#PP503A)
Ludman A. (ed.) 1978 GUIDEBOOK FOR FIELD TRIPS IN SOUTHEASTERN MAINE AND SOUTHWESTERN NEW BRUNSWICK NEIGC Guidebook, 70th Conference, wps light wear vg, 183 pp., scores of figs covering 12 field trip with detailed stop descriptions. Price: $25.00 (stock#ME13)
MacMillan R. T. and Turner T. L. 1956 DEVELOPMENT OF A CHLORIDE VOLATILIZATION PROCESS FOR MANGANESE ORES FROM AROOSTOOK COUNTY MAINE: PROGRESS REPORT U. S. Bureau Mines Rpt Invest. #5281 wps with stamp else light wear vg 31 pp., 9 figs. Price: $20.00 (stock#USBMRI5281)
Moench R. H. et al. 1999 TECTONIC LITHOFACIES, GEOPHYSICAL AND MINERAL-RESOURCE APPRAISAL MAPS OF THE SHERBROOKE-LEWISTON AREA, MAINE, NEW HAMPSHIRE, AND VERMONT, UNITED STATES AND QUEBEC, CANADA USGS Map I-1898E text with 107 pp., 3 map sheets in sleeve. Also included is Moench R. H. et al. 1995 GEOLOGIC MAP OF THE SHERBROOKE-LEWISTOWN AREA MAINE, NEW HAMPSHIRE AND VERMONT, UNITED STATES AND QUEBEC, CANADA USGS Map I-1898D, 56 pp. text and large folding map sheet.
Price: $15.00 (stock#MapI1898D-E)
Shainin V. E. no date but circa. 1950 GEOLOGIC MAP AND SECTION OF NEWRY HILL OXFORD COUNTY MAINE large folding map with two separate cross sections, some wear, short marginal tears. I am not sure what publication this map is from, but was prepared jointly by the Maine Geological Survey and USGS. Price: $15.00 (stock#ME23)
Stone G. H. 1899 THE GLACIAL GRAVELS OF MAINE AND THEIR ASSOCIATED DEPOSITS USGS Monograph #34 original brown cloth with some wear, a few light spots, hinges cracked but boards firm, contents vg with 499 pp., 52 plts, 36 figs. Price: $50.00 (stock#USGSM34)
Williams H. S. and Gregory H. E. 1900 CONTRIBUTIONS TO THE GEOLOGY OF MAINE USGS Bull. #165 wraps with old tape repair across spine ends, priv. name stamp on wraps, some exterior wear, contents vg with 212 pp., 14 plts, 11 figs. Price: $30.00 (stock#USGSB165)
Baker J. A. et al. 1964 GEOLOGY AND GROUND-WATER CONDITIONS IN THE WILMINGTON-READING AREA MASSACHUSETTS USGS Water Supply Paper #1694 wps with cloth tape across spine else light wear, vg, clean, 80 pp., 5 plts, 16 figs. Price: $15.00 (stock#USGSWSP1694)
Chute N. E. 1959 GLACIAL GEOLOGY OF THE MYSTIC LAKES-FRESH POND AREA MASSACHUSETTS USGS Bull. #1061-F wps, ex-lib, contents vg, 30 pp., 4 plts (pocket map and charts), 1 fig. Price: $15.00 (stock#USGSB1061f)
Grabau A. W. and Woodman J. E. 1898 GUIDE TO LOCALITIES ILLUSTRATING THE GEOLOGY MARINE ZOOLOGY AND BOTANY OF THE VICINITY OF BOSTON American Assoc. Adv. Science Fiftieth Anniversary Meeting 8vo, wps with chips, ex-lib copy, contents clean, vg with 100 pp., 5 plts + figs. Scarce.
Price: $35.00 (stock#MA003)
Jahns R. H. 1947 GEOLOGIC FEATURES OF THE CONNECTICUT VALLEY, MASSACHUSETTS AS RELATED TO FLOODS USGS Water Supply Paper #996 wps light wear vg 158 pp., 33 plts, 4 figs. Nice plates and period photo views.
Price: $25.00 (stock#WSP996ma)
LeTourneau P. M. and Olsen, P. E. (eds.) 2003 THE GREAT RIFT VALLEYS OF PANGEA IN EASTERN NORTH AMERICA 2 vols. 4to, h/b and new, fine copies. VOLUME 1- TECTONICS, STRUCTURE, AND VOLCANISM 240 pp., 103 figs; VOLUME 2- SEDIMENTOLOGY, STRATIGRAPHY AND PALEONTOLOGY 268 pp., 219 figs. A classic set and now standard reference on various aspects of Newark Supergroup geology and paleontology including papers on fossil dinosaur tracks, fossil insects, regional geology contributions on the Hartford, Richmond, Taylorsville, Newark and other basins, and more. Relavant to Massachusetts is Huber et al. (yes, that is me) on Jurassic age insects from Massachusetts and Connecticut. Still in print for $195/set, offered here at a substantial discount.
Price: $60.00 (stock#CupressNG)
Shaler N. S. 1898 GEOLOGY OF THE CAPE COD DISTRICT from 18th USGS Ann Rpt., 4to, light wear, spine with cloth tape, contents clean and include 96 pp., 8 plts and 7 figs. Most of the plates are period photographs that include such classic locales as Dune Pond, Provincetown, Highland Light and more. Price: $25.00 (stock#capecod)
Skehan J. W. 2001 ROADSIDE GEOLOGY OF MASSACHUSETTS wps light wear vg, 378 pp., scores of figs and maps.
Price: $20.00 (stock#MA37)
Winslow C. E. A. and Phelps E. B. 1906 INVESTIGATIONS ON THE PURIFICATION OF BOSTON SEWAGE, MADE AT THE SANITARY RESEARCH LABORATORY ANDSEWAGE EXPERIMENT STATION OF THE MASSACHUSETTS INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY, WITH A HISTORY OF THE SEWAGE- DISPOSAL PROBLEM USGS Water Supply Paper #185 no wps, ex-lib, archival tape on spine, vg, 163 pp., plts, figs. Price: $20.00 (stock#WSP184)
Bradley E. 1964 GEOLOGY AND GROUND WATER RESOURCES OF SOUTHEASTERN NEW HAMPSHIRE USGS Water Supply Paper #1695 wps with cloth tape along spine else light wear, vg, 80 pp., 7 plts including large folding pocket maps and 9 figs. Price: $15.00 (stock#WSP1695)
Cox D. P. 1970 LEAD-ZINC-SILVER DEPOSITS RELATED TO THE WHITE MOUNTAIN PLUTONIC SERIES IN NEW HAMPSHIRE AND MAINE USGS Bull. #1312-D wps light wear vg 18 pp., 10 figs.
Price: $15.00 (stock#USGSB1312Dr)
Emmons W. H. 1910 SOME ORE DEPOSITS IN MAINE AND THE MILAN MINE NEW HAMPSHIRE USGS Bull. #432 bound in cloth, some exterior wear, ex- lib else contents vg, 62 pp., 3 plts, 23 figs.
Price: $25.00 (stock#USGSB432)
Lyons J. B. and Stewart G. W. (eds.) 1971 GUIDEBOOK FOR FIELD TRIPS IN CENTRAL NEW HAMPSHIRE AND CONTIGUOUS AREAS NEIGC 64th Conference, wps, some wear with plastic spiral binding mostly gone but contents vg, 125 pp., supplemental sheets, covering 14 field trips with detailed stop descriptions. Price: $25.00 (stock#NH30)
Thompson P. J. 1985 STRATIGRAPHY, STRUCTURE, AND METAMORPHISM IN THE MONADNOCK QUADRANGLE, NEW HAMPSHIRE UMASS Amherst, Dept Geol. Cont. #58 wps light wear vg, 191 pp., 5 plts (folding maps/sections in pocket), 42 figs. Price: $25.00 (stock#NH32)
Boothroyd J. C. and Hermes O. D. 1981 GUIDEBOOK TO GEOLOGIC FIELD STUDIES IN RHODE ISLAND AND ADJACENT AREAS NEIGC Guidebook 73rd Ann. Conference, some wear, a few pp. coming loose, contents vg, 383 pp., scores of figs. covering 20 field trips in RI and adjacent regions. Price: $25.00 (stock#RI05)
Emerson B. K. & Perry J. H. 1907 GREEN SCHISTS & ASSOCIATED GRANITES & PORPHYRIES OF RHODE ISLAND USGS Bull. #311 wps with wear/tears along upper margin, small corner bump, contents vg, 74 pp., 2 plts & 6 figs. Includes sections on Rhode Island Granites. Price: 25.00 (stock#USGSB311)
Quinn A. W. 1971 BEDROCK GEOLOGY OF RHODE ISLAND USGS Bull. #1295 wps with stamps, light wear, contents vg, large folding map vg. With 68 pp., 1 plt, 2 figs. Price: $20.00 (stock#USGSB1295)
Shearin A. E. et al. 1904 SOIL SURVEY PROVIDENCE SHEET, RHODE ISLAND USDA large folding colored map, small area of soiling in lower right corner in blank margin else light wear, vg, map measures approx. 36 x 36 inches. Scarce. Price: $75.00 (stock#RIProvsoils)
ANNUAL REPORT OF THE STATE GEOLOGIST 1903–1904 (Vol. 4), cloth, small tear to corner of rear board, inner front hinge split but board firm. Contents proper with light wear contents vg, 236 pp., 81 pltes, 7 figs. Contents include SKETCH OF THE LIFE AND WORK OF C. B. ADAMS; MINERAL RESOURCES OF THE STATE; GLACIATION OF THE GREEN MOUNTAIN RANGE; GEOLOGY OF GRAND ISLE COUNTY; HYDROLOGY OF VERMONT and more.
Price: $35.00 (stock#VTAR03-04)
Cady W. M. et al. 1963 BEDROCK GEOLOGY AND ASBESTOS DEPOSITS OF THE UPPER MISSISQUOI VALLEY AND VICINITY, VERMONT USGS Bull. #1122-B wps with stamps, ex lib, contents vg, 78 pp., 1 plt, 4 figs, the plate being large fold out bedrock and sections map of the region. Price: $20.00 (stock#USGSB1122B)
Zen E-A. 1961 STRATIGRAPHY AND STRUCTURE AT THE NORTH END OF THE TACONIC RANGE IN WEST-CENTRAL VERMONT by E-AN ZEN offprint GSA Bull., 43 pp., 5 plts (3 are folding maps), 7 figs, light wear, vg.
Price: $20.00 (stock#VT04)
Hitchcock E. 1838 REPORT ON A RE-EXAMINATION OF THE ECONOMICAL GEOLOGY OF MASSACHUSETTS 8vo, original front wrap which has some wear, light foxing/soiling, contents overall very good with light+ wear, outer side margins of pages a bit rough but they were not cut down or trimmed. With 139 pp. Rare.
Price: $100.00 (stock#Hitch1838)
Boucot A. J. and Thompson J. B. Jr. 1963 METAMORPHOSED SILURIAN BRACHIOPODS FROM NEW HAMPSHIRE offprint Geo. Soc. America Bull. vol. 74 wps with small signature else some wear, contents vg, 22 pp., 10 plts, 2 figs. One of the more important papers which helped to unravel the age and relationships of Taconic and Acadian rocks of New England. Price: $15.00 (stock#NH39)
White W. S. and Billings M. P. 1951 GEOLOGY OF THE WOODSVILLE QUADRANGLE VERMONT-NEW HAMPSHIRE offprint GSA Bull., wps with signature, contents vg with 50 pp., 3 plts, 21 figs including large folding map and cross section sheets. Price: $15.00 (stock#VT30)
Davis W. M. 1898 THE TRIASSIC FORMATION OF CONNECTICUT from 18th USGS Annual Report, 4to, spine with archival tape, contents with light+ wear, overall vg and complete with large folding bedrock map and cross section sheet of the Hartford basin in the Connecticut River Valley. Contains 191 pp., 20 plates and 52 figs.
Price: $30.00 (stock#CT18)
THE AMERICAN JOURNAL OF SCIENCE AND ARTS 1855 2nd Series, Vol. 20 (containing issues #58, 59, 60). In original wraps with some external wear, contents vg with great Hartford basin content including: Hitchcock E. DESCRIPTION OF A NEW SPECIS OF CLATHOPTERIS DISCOVERED IN THE CONNECTICUT VALLEY SANDSTONE, pp. 22-25; Silliman B. Jr. and Whitney J. D. NOTICE OF THE GEOLOGICAL POSITION AND CHARACTER OF THE COPPER MINE AT BRISTOL, CONNECTICUT pp. 361-368; Wyman J. NOTICE OF FOSSIL BONES FROM THE RED SANDSTONE OF THE CONNECTICUT RIVER VALLEY, and more reports on things geological and natural history. Scarce. Price: $40.00 (stock#AJS20)
Jackson C. T. 1840 REPORT ON THE GEOLOGICAL AND AGRICULTURAL SURVEY OF THE STATE OF RHODE-ISLAND, MADE UNDER A RESOLVE OF LEGISLATURE IN THE YEAR 1839 8vo, rebound in green buckrum, ex-lib, binding solid, contents with light foxing, 310 pp., 7 plates, 14 figs. Note that the hand colored folding geologic map and section sheet are not present. Price: $75.00 (stock#JacksonRI)