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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)
Davis W. M. 1888 THE STRUCTURE OF THE TRIASSIC FORMATION OF THE CONNECTICUT VALLEY from U. S. Geological Survey Seventh Annual Report, J. W. Powell, Director. 4to, tape along spine, corner bump else good, clean copy 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 , who’s structural relationships allowed Davis to elucidate his theory of block faulting in the Connecticut Valley. Price: $20.00 (stock#CT11)
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)
Flint R. F. 1971 THE SURFICIAL GEOLOGY OF THE GUILFORD AND CLINTON QUADRANGLES WITH MAP CT Geol. Surv. Quadrangle Report #28 8vo, wraps light wear, vg, 33 pp., 2 plts, 5 figs. Price: $25.00 (stock#CTGSQR28)
Gates R. M. and Martin C. W. 1967 THE BEDROCK GEOLOGY OF THE WATERBURY QUADRANGLE WITH MAP CT Geol. Nat. History Surv. Bull. #22 8vo, light wear, vg, 32 pp., 2 plts, 6 figs.
Price: $25.00 (stock#CTGSQR22)
Dale T. N. and Gregory H. E. 1911 THE GRANITES OF CONNECTICUT USGS Bull. #484 front wrap loose, some external wear, contents vg with 137 pp. 7 plts and 12 figs covering the major Granite intrusives including Stoney Creek Granite Nonewaug Granite and others across the State. Price: $25.00 (stock#USGSB484)
Gregory H. E. and Robinson H. H. 1907 PRELIMINARY GEOLOGIC MAP OF CONNECTICUT CT Geol. Survey Bulletin 7 wraps light wear, vg, The folding colored GEOLOGIC MAP OF CONNECTICUT for which the volume is sought, has a short separation along one fold crease, but no loss to paper and is otherwise in very good condition. Scarce.
Price: $35.00 (stock#CTGSB07)
Hobbs W. H. 1902 THE OLD TUNGESTEN MINE AT TRUMBULL CONN. from 22nd USGS Ann Rpt, 4to, archival tape on spine else light wear, vg with 16 pp., 5 plts, 1 fig. Price: $25.00 (stock#CT34)
Lull R. S. 1953 TRIASSIC LIFE IN THE CONNECTICUT VALLEY CT Geol. Surv. Bull. #81 8vo, wraps with some wear, last few pp. of volume with some corner/edge wear, contents otherwise vg, 336, scores of figs. and includes some of Lull’s taxonomic revisions in this 2nd and last edition of his classic work. Price: $30.00 (stock#CTGSB81)
Lundgren L. Jr. 1966 THE BEDROCK GEOLOGY OF THE HAMBURG QUADRANGLE WITH MAP CT Geol. Surv. Quadrangle Report #19 8vo, wps light wear, vg, 41 pp., 1 plt, 3 figs. Price: $25.00 (CTGSQR19)
Lundgren L. Jr. et al. 1971 THE BEDROCK GEOLOGY OF THE MOODUS AND COLCHESTER QUADRANGLES WITH MAPS CT Geol. Surv. Quadrangle Report #27 8vo, corner bump else vg, 24 pp., 2 plts, 8 figs.
Price: $20.00 (stock#CTGSQR27)
Martin C. W. 1970 THE BEDROCK GEOLOGY OF THE TORRINGTON QUADRANGLE CT Geol. Surv. Quadrangle Report #25 8vo, wps light wear, vg, 53 pp., 1 plt, 10 figs. Price: $25.00 (stock#CTGSQR25)
Rahn P. H. 1971 THE SURFICIAL GEOLOGY OF THE SPRING HILL QUADRANGLE CT Geol. Surv. Quadrangle Report #26 8vo, wps light wear, vg, 31 pp., 1 plt, 18 figs. Price: $20.00 (stock#CTGSQR26)
Rodgers J. 1985 BEDROCK GEOLOGICAL MAP OF CONNECTICUT large folding colored bedrock map with section sheet in printed sleeve, maps are vg to fine. Price: $25.00 (stock#CTmap1985)
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)
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)
Pressey H. A. 1902 WATER POWERS OF THE STATE OF MAINE USGS Water Supply Paper #60 wraps with small label and faded stamp else light wear, vg, copy, 124 pp., 14 plts including maps. Price: $30.00 (stock#WSP69)
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)
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)
Billings M. P. 1941 PEGMATITES OF MASSACHUSETTS 4to, wraps with stamp else light wear, vg, 22 pp., with 11 figs at rear. Scarce. Price: $20.00 (stock#MA35)
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)
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: $90.00 (stock#Hitch1838)
Hitchcock E. 1841 FINAL REPORT ON THE GEOLOGY OF MASSACHUSETTS complete in one volume. Large 4to, in original boards which have some edge wear, small tear along gutter where board meets spine, ex-town library with period label affixed to front board from where they volume originated, but no stamps inside. Overall a very good binding, hinges a bit tender but holding firm, some edge wear. Period bookplate on front paste down, occasional foxing, mostly to preliminary pages, otherwise light and occasional. Otherwise contents generally clean with all plates and the large hand colored folding map present which is in good condition. Note in the photo, the lower left corner of the map is folded under, and does preserve the printed map border. Map has a few fold crease tears otherwise is vg. A good, solid copy of Hitchcock’s classic work. This is one of the volumes originally given to each town in Massachusetts when the report was published, which makes it somewhat unique as very few of them still exist. Scarce.
Price: $500.00 (stock#Hitch1841)
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)
Latimer W. J. and Smith L. R. 1928 SOIL SURVEY OF HAMPDEN AND HAMPSHIRE COUNTIES MASSACHUSETTS USDA wraps with faded stamp, some external wear, contents very good with 59 pp., 3 plates, contents affected by corner to marginal stain, the stain shows in some fold creases at top of map and in a small area of blank margin of map side but does not intrude border and is light. Map measures 26 x 50 inches. Includes Springfield Chicopee Amherst and the Holyoke Range. Scarce. Price: $40.00 (stock#MAHampsoils)
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: $80.00 (stock#CupressNG)
Massachusetts. Five (5) geologic maps for western Massachusetts including several classic quadrangles key to Taconic and Acadian events. They are as follows: (1) Ratcliffe N. M. 1974 BEDROCK GEOLOGIC MAP OF THE STOCKBRIDGE QUADRANGLE BERKSHIRE COUNTY MASSACHUSETTS USGS Map GQ 1143; (2) Ratcliffe N. M. 1984 BEDROCK GEOLOGIC MAP OF THE MONTEREY QUADRANGLE BERKSHIRE COUNTY MASSACHUSETTS; (3) Ratcliffe N. M. 1984 BEDROCK GEOLOGIC MAP OF THE PITTSFIELD EAST QUADRANGLE BERKSHIRE COUNTY MASSACHUSETTS; (4) Ratcliffe N. M. 1974 BEDROCK GEOLOGIC MAP OF THE STATE LINE QUADRANGLE COLUMBIA COUNTY NEW YORK AND BERKSHIRE COUNTY MASSACHUSETTS; and (5) Segerstrom K. 1959 SURFICIAL GEOLOGY OF THE SHELBURNE FALLS QUADRANGLE MASSACHUSETTS. All are large folding colored maps in printed sleeves and vg.
Price: $35.00 (stock#MAmaps)
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)
Winslow C. E. A. and Phelps E. B. 1906 INVESTIGATIONS ON THE PURIFICATION OF BOSTON SEWAGE, MADE AT THE SANITARY RESEARCH LABORATORY AND SEWAGE EXPERIMENT STATION OF THE MASSACHUSETTS INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY, WITH A HISTORY OF THE SEWAGE- DISPOSAL PROBLEM USGS Water Supply Paper #185 no wps, tape along spine , contents vg with 163 pp., plts, figs. Price: $20.00 (stock#WSP184)
Billings M. P. 1935 GEOLOGY OF THE LITTLETON QUADRANGLE NEW HAMPSHIRE wps, ex-lb. else vg, 51 pp., frontis, 1 map, 2 figs. Price: $25.00 (stock#NH008)
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)
Chapman C. A. 1939 GEOLOGY OF THE MASCOMA QUADRANGLE NEW HAMPSHIRE Geol. Soc. America wps with stamp, light wear, vg, 54 pp., 6 plts, 6 figs with large folding map at rear. Price: $20.00 (stock#NH24)
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)
Fowler-Billings K. 1949 THE GEOLOGY OF THE MONADNOCK QUADRANGLE, NEW HAMPSHIRE NH Dept. of Resources wraps some wear, marginal tear, contents vg with 41p. 16 figs, large folding map in pocket.
Price: $20.00 (stock#NH26)
Hitchcock C. H. 1874-1878 THE GEOLOGY OF NEW HAMPSHIRE 3 volumes complete text lacking the elephant folio atlas per usual. All 3 vols are 4to, in original ¾ gilt leather, gilt variably faded, the bindings have been repaired by an expert bookbinder, small tide mark to some pages of volume 1, else contents clean and a very good set. Vol. One- 667 pp., 29 plts, 20 maps; Vol. Two- 684 pp., 40 maps; Vol. 3- 705 pp., 12 plts, 64 figs. A classic treatise on New England geology. Price: $300.00 (stock#NH05)
Moke C. B. 1946 THE GEOLOGY OF THE PLYMOUTH QUADRANGLE NEW HAMPSHIRE 8vo, wps and first few
pages soiled, worn, bulk of contents clean and vg, 21 pp., pocket map + figs. Price: $20.00 (stock#NH0017)
New Hampshire Geology. Collection of eleven (11) offprints on various topics and regions including fossils in the Conway Schist, White Mountains, and more. All have some wear, stamps to wraps, a wrap or two is detached but overall contents are vg. Price: $30.00 (stock#NH25)
Sriramadas A. 1966 THE GEOLOGY OF THE MANCHESTER QUADRANGLE NEW HAMPSHIRE Dept. Resources
and Econ. Dev. Bulletin #2 8vo, wps with small stain else vg and contents clean, 78 pp., 5 plts, 6 figs. Scarce.
Price: $25.00 (stock#NH018)
Sundeen D. A. 1971 THE BEDROCK GEOLOGY OF THE HAVERHILL 15' QUADRANGLE NEW HAMPSHIRE Dept. Resources and Econ. Dev. Bulletin #5 8vo, wps, vg, contents clean, 125 pp., 7 plts, 34 figs. Price: $25.00 (stock#NH019)
Williams C. R. and Billings M. P. 1938 PETROLOGY AND STRUCTURE OF THE FRANCONIA QUADRANGLE NEW HAMPSHIRE offprint GSA Bull, signed by author, ownership stamp else light wear, vg, 33 pp., 3 plts, 2 figs. including the large folding colored map. Scarce. Price: $25.00 (stock#NH21)
Ashley G. H. 1915 RHODE ISLAND COAL USGS Bull. #615 wraps with faded spot, small mark else light wear, contents vg, 62 pp., 5 plates and 3 figs. Price: $20.00 (stock#USGSB615)
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: $40.00 (stock#VTAR03-04)
ANNUAL REPORT OF THE STATE GEOLOGIST 1907 – 1908 (Vol. 6), brown cloth as issued, light wear, vg and H. B. Kummel's copy with diverse contents including mineral and quarry resources, fossil whale from Lake Champlain, several county geology reports, Granites of VT, and more. With 302 pp., 59 plates, 6 figs.
Price: $40.00 (stock#VTAR07-08)
ANNUAL REPORT OF THE STATE GEOLOGIST 1909 – 1910 (Vol. 7), printed stiff covers as issued with paper spine label, ex-lib. else overall light wear to contents, very good copy with many plates of Champlain basin fossils.
Price: $45.00 (stock#VTAR09-10)
Chang P. H. et al. 1965 BEDROCK GEOLOGY OF THE WOODSTOCK QUADRANGLE VERMONT VT Geol. Surv. Bull. #29 wps with stamp, small spot else light wear, vg, 65 pp., 9 plts, 8 figs. Price: $25.00 (stock#VTGSB29)
Dale T. N. 1893 ON THE STRUCTURE OF THE RIDGE BETWEEN THE TACONIC & GREEN MOUNTAIN RANGES IN VERMONT from 14th USGS Ann. Rpt, 4to, partly disbound or coming so else light wear, vg, 25 pp., plates and figures; and Dale T. N. A STUDY OF BIRD MOUNTAIN, VERMONT, 14 pp., plates, figs. Two classic reports on Taconic geology of western New England. Price: $20.00 (stock#VT43)
Dale, T. N. 1912 THE COMMERCIAL MARBLES OF WESTERN VERMONT USGS Bull. #521 some external wear, wrap with signature, contents vg with 170 pp., 17 plts, 25 figs. With great data on the history and rock and building stone quarries of the region. Price: $25.00 (stock#USGSB521)
Kemp J. F. and Marsters V. R. 1893 THE TRAP DIKES OF THE LAKE CHAMPLAIN REGION USGS Bull. #107 original wraps with period faded stamp, marginal chips, contents vg, pages unopened/uncut with 62 pp., 4 plts, 10 figs.
Price: $20.00 (stock#USGSB107)
Murthy V. R. 1957 BED ROCK GEOLOGY OF THE EAST BARRE AREA VERMONT VT Geol. Surv. Bull. #10 wps with stamp light wear, vg with large folding maps, 121pp., 33 plts, 9 figs. Price: $25.00 (stock#VTGSB10)
Schuchert C. 1937 CAMBRIAN AND ORDOVICIAN OF NORTHWESTERN VERMONT offprint GSA Bull, wraps with small stamp, small area of soiling else vg copy, 78 pp., 8 plts, figs., and good fossil locality info.
Price: $15.00 (stock#VT101P)
Skehan J. W. 1961 THE GREEN MOUNTAIN ANTICLINORIUM IN THE VICINITY OF WILMINGTON AND WOODFORD VERMONT Vermont Geological Survey Bulletin #17 wps signed by author, with department stamp else light wear, vg, 159 pp., 3 plts (folding maps in rear pocket), and figs. Price: $25.00 (stock#VTGSB17)
Stewart D. P. 1961 THE GLACIAL GEOLOGY OF VERMONT VT Geol. Surv. Bull. #19 wraps, light wear, ex-lib, vg, 124 pp., 18 plates, 5 figs including the pocket maps. Price: $25.00 (stock#VTB19)
Welby C. W. 1961 BEDROCK GEOLOGY OF THE CENTRAL CHAMPLAIN VALLEY OF VERMONT VT Geol. Survy. Bull. #14 wps, light wear, vg copy, 296 pp., 5 plts and maps of Lake Champlain region. Price: $30.00 (stock#VTB14)
Welby C. W. 1961 BEDROCK GEOLOGY OF THE CENTRAL CHAMPLAIN VALLEY OF VERMONT VT Geol. Surv. Bull. #14 wps signed by author light wear, vg, 296 pp., 13 plts, 19 figs. A classic and long out of print.
Price: $30.00 (stock#VTGSB14)
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)