AGASSIZ LOUIS. clipped signature dated "Nov 8th 1856" and contemporary lithograph portrait. Signature is mounted on card stock, and the two would mat and frame nicely.                           Price: $80.00                            (stock#AgazzSig)

Cross W. 1915 LAVAS OF HAWAII AND THEIR RELATIONS USGS Prof. Paper #88 wps with short corner tear, period signature, stamp, contents vg, 97 pp., 4 plts.                                                         Price: $30.00                          (stock#PP88r)

Herndon, William Lewis and Gibbon, Lardner 1853-54 EXPLORATION OF THE VALLEY OF THE AMAZON, MADE UNDER DIRECTION OF THE NAVY DEPARTMENT Washington: Robert Armstrong; A.O.P. Nicholson, publishers. Two volumes, House edition, 32nd and 33rd Congress. Volume 1 is Part One by Herndon, rebound in period marbled half calf with bookplate of H. C. Lewis in front, period Coldwitch, Michigan library pocket in rear; wear to exterior of binding with corners rubbed, some areas of leather abraided, contents  very good, only occasional foxing with 414 pp., 16 plates. Volume 2 is by Gibbon, in orginal House Documents binding, chips to spine cover/ends, private bookplate inside front cover, small tide mark to outer, upper page corners; overall contents good+ with with 339 pp., 36 plates. Accompanying Map slip case with 2 folding maps, including the the large map centered on Bolivia, with adjacent country boundaries shown.                                                                 Price: $250.00                   (stock#HernGibb)

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)

Jackson C. T. 1840 REPORT ON THE GEOLOGICAL AND AGRICULTURAL SURVEY OF THE STATE OF RHODE ISLAND Providence: B. Cranston & Co., publisher. Bound in period boards, some external wear mostly being light edge rubbing to cloth and faded spine title, ex-period Institute library with tasteful bookplate, period inscripton, contents fine with 312 pp., 7 plates, folding hand colored map and folding hand colored section sheet, both of which are very good to fine. One of the better copies I’ve seen.                                             Price: $225.00                                    (stock#JacksonRI)

Murchison, Sir Roderick I. 1870 Original caricature print from Vanity Fair, November 1870, "Men of the Day #14". Print has some wear, short tears to margins, light stain to upper margin but should cover well enough with a mat if framed. This series in Vanity Fair included four Scientists- Murchison, Huxley, Owen and Darwin, all executed by the artist "Spy" and are somewhat scarce.                                                                                    Price: $50.00                                  (stock#VFMurch)

NEW YORK HERALD TRIBUNE SCIENTIFIC SERIES #14 December 30, 1873 folding newspaper, one edge uncut, some fading and wear/browning along fold crease but overall in very good condition. The Herald-Tribune Scientific Series was an occasionally-published supplement that contained extended reporting on scientific achievements of the era. This issue covers the F. V. Hayden expedition, Capt. Jones expedition to Yellowstone Pass, and also that of Agassiz to Brazil. With 8 pp., complete. Rare.                                                          Price: $75.00                               (stock#NYHT14)

Owen David Dale 1852 REPORT OF A GEOLOGICAL SURVEY OF WISCONSIN, IOWA, AND MINNESOTA AND INCIDENTALLY OF A PORTION OF NEBRASKA TERRITORY Lippencott, Grambo & Co., Philadelphia (publisher). royal 4to, text and plate vols., both ex-lib, with some exterior wear. Text volume in brown cloth, period private ownership signature on title page, binding worn with short tears, rubbing, chips to spine ends, contents with scattered light foxing, overall vg with 638 pp., scattered figures. Plate volume in green cloth as issued, with gilt title bright, a light, scattered tide mark near bottom of some plates/folding maps and sections but not obtuse, and shows mostly on blank verso of sheets. With 623 pp., 2 folding maps, numerous hand colored folding sections, 27 engraved plates of fossils, scores of woodcuts. Includes a report by Leidy “ON THE FOSSIL MAMMALIA AND REPTILIA COLLECTED DURING THE SURVEY” amongst others by Shumard, Whittlesey, Norwood, and more. One of the great classic volumes of North American geology paleontology and exploration. The huge fold out map is present, measures approx. 28 x 48 inches, and overall very good, with some wear to outermost margins, short tear outside map border to lower margin, closed tear to one panel (no paper loss), and hand colored in large part, including Wisconsin, Minnesota, Iowa, and portions of Missouri and Illinois. One of the more important geologic maps produced in North America during the middle 19th century.                                                    Price: $350.00                    (stock#Owen1852)

Owen D. D. 1861 KENTUCKY GEOLOGICAL SURVEY VOLUME 4 cloth as issued, chips to spine ends, corners rubbed through, scattered foxing but contents generally clean, vg, 617 pp., several figures, folding chart. Scarce.                                                       Price: $100.00                          (stock#KYGSOwen4)

Phillips J. 1853 THE RIVERS MOUNTAINS AND SEA COAST OF YORKSHIRE 8vo, original cloth with gilt title, rebacked with new spine, corner and edge wear to original boards, contents vg with 302 pp., publishers advertisements, 35 plates that include fine scenic view engravings and one a hand colored map. Scarce.

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Prime F. Jr. 1879 GEOLOGICAL SURVEYS OF THE UNITED STATES AND TERRITORIES AND OF BRITISH NORTH AMERICA author's offprint in wraps from AIME Transactions, vol. 7, ex-lib with stamp and J. B. Woodworth's copy with his signature. 8vo, some wear, front wrap with torn corner and chips, rear wrap lacking, contents vg with 71 pp. An essential bibliographic reference with entries listed State by State, for early North American geology publications. Scarce.                                                                                                                               Price: $50.00                  (stock#Prime)

Pumpelly R. 1873 ATLAS ACCOMPANYING THE REPORT ON IRON ORES AND COAL FIELDS Missouri Geological Survey, engraved by Julius Bien, NY. Folio, not bound as issued, original wraps, though some wear, tears to front wrap, more so to rear wrap. All 14 plates present, plate 1 has marginal tears and creases, the rest have a few mm area of rough margins along some map sheet edges but overall are very good. Note the plates are numbered 1-9, with several sheets numbered for example, like Plate 7, Plate 7A, Plate 7B, for a total of 14 sheets. Extremely rare, infact this is the only copy I've seen in 20+ years, and could not find any copies either for sale, or scanned for reference, online.
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Roen J. B. and Kepferle R. C. (eds.) 1993 PETROLEUM GEOLOGY OF THE DEVONIAN AND MISSISSIPPIAN BLACK SHALE OF EASTERN NORTH AMERICA USGS Bull. 1909 4to, text and maps bound in printed cloth cover, light wear, vg, approx. 400 pp., figs, and folding maps and charts in slip case.                                Price: $35.00                           (stock#USGSB1909)

Rogers H. D. 1839 THIRD ANNUAL REPORT ON THE GEOLOGICAL SURVEY OF THE STATE OF PENNSYLVANIA Harrisburg, PA: Boas & Coplan, publisher. In wraps as issued, wraps with light soiling, some wear, chipped corners, contents with light wear and very good, 118 pp. Scarce.                                             Price: $80.00                      (stock#PA3rd)

FOURTH ANNUAL REPORT OF THE UNITED STATES GEOLOGICAL SURVEY 1882-83 J. W. POWELL, DIRECTOR 4to, cloth as issued, corners/extremities rubbed, some external wear, ex-library with older markings inside paste down, old inscription in pencil on free end paper otherwise contents good, text and plates clean. Contains Dutton, Clarence E. 1884 HAWAIIAN VOLCANOES with 145 pp., 29 plates, 3 figures, and many of the plates are finely engraved scenic views. While the Dutton paper is the highlight of the Volume, other contents include: REPORT OF DIRECTOR & ADMINISTRATIVE REPORTS By Powell J. W. et al.; ABSTRACT OF A REPORT ON THE MINING GEOLOGY OF THE EUREKA DISTRICT NEVADA By Curtiss J. S., ; POPULAR FALLACIES REGARDNG THE PRECIOUS METAL ORE DEPOSITS By Williams A. Jr. ; A REVIEW OF THE FOSSIL OSTREIDAE OF NORTH AMERICA WITH A COMPARISON OF FOSSIL WITH LIVING FORMS By White C. A. et al.,; A GEOLOGICAL RECONNAISSANCE IN SOUTHERN OREGON By Russell I. C. With 473 pp;, 85 plts, 15 figs. One of the harder find U. S. Geological Survey Annual Report volumes.            Price: $90.00              (stock#USGS4AR)


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

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Frascogna X. M. 1957 MESOZOIC – PALEOZOIC PRODUCING AREAS OF MISSISSIPPI AND ALABAMA MS. Geol. Soc. 4to, cloth, signature on free end paper else light wear, vg, 13 9 pp., scores of folding maps showing well locations. Scarce.                                                                                                                            Price: $40.00                         (stock#MS03)

Hall B. H. 1904 WATER POWERS OF ALABAMA, WITH AN APPENDIX ON STREAM MEASUREMENTS IN MISSISSIPPI USGS Water Supply Paper #107 no wps, black tape on spine, ex-lib, vg, 253 pp., plts, figs. 

                                                                                                                                             Price: $25.00                  (stock#WSP107)

Hilgard E. W. 1873 SUPPLEMENTARY AND FINAL REPORT OF A GEOLOGICAL RECONNOISSANCE OF THE STATE OF LOUISANA 8vo, wps with some edge soiling, short tear to upper corner, contents vg with 44 pp., 1 fig. Rare.                                                            Price: $25.00                                    (stock#LA01)

Lowe E. N. 1925 GEOLOGY AND MINERAL RESOURCES OF MISSISSIPPI MS Geol. Survey Bull. #20 8vo, in wraps, light wear, good copy, 140 pp.                                                                            Price: $25.00                                   (stock#MSGSB20)

Smith E. A. 1875 GEOLOGICAL SURVEY OF ALABAMA REPORT OF PROGRESS FOR 1875 front wp loose or coming so, rear wp lacking, contents good with 220 pp.             Price: $30.00                     (stock#AL16)

Smith E. A. 1893 REPORT ON THE GEOLOGICAL STRUCTURE OF MURPHREE’S VALLEY AND ITS MINERALS AND OTHER MATERIALS OF ECONOMIC VALUE Ala. Geol. Surv. stiff wraps, some external wear, ex-lib, contents vg, 132 pp., section plate.                        Price: $35.00                            (stock#AL17) 

Squire J. and Smith E. A. 1890 REPORT ON THE CAHABA COAL FIELD WITH AN APPENDIX ON THE GEOLOGY OF THE VALLEY REGIONS ADJACENT TO THE CAHABA FIELD cloth, gilt spine title, text block loose from binding, contents vg with the front pocket map that is often lacking. With 189 pp., 7 plts, 31 figs.                                                                                         Price: $35.00                  (stock#Alcahaba)


Becker G. F. 1898 RECONNAISSANCE OF THE GOLD FIELDS OF SOUTHERN ALASKA WITH SOME NOTES ON GENERAL GEOLOGY from 18th USGS ANNUAL REPORT 4to, bound in buckrum, fine clean copy with 86 pp., 31 plates and 6 figures. A hard to find Yukon–Alaska gold rush and mining reference.

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Brooks A. H. 1912 GOLD DEPOSITS NEAR VALDEZ ALASKA USGS Bulletin #520-D wps with stamps, ex-lib else light wear, vg, 27 pp., 1 plt (map).                                                                          Price: $20.00                           (stock#USGSB520D)

Cathcart S. H. 1922 METALLIFEROUS LODES IN SOUTHERN SEWARD PENINSULA ALASKA USGS Bull. #722-F title wps with stamp, some creases, contents with some wear, but clean. Contains 98 pp., 13 figs.

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Cobb E. H. and Kachadoorian R. 1961 INDEX OF METALLIC AND NONMETALLIC MINERAL DEPOSITS OF ALASKA COMPILED FROM PUBLISHED REPORTS OF FEDERAL AND STATE AGENCIES THROUGH 1959 USGS Bull. #1139 wps light wear, vg, 363 pp., pocket map. A comprehensive summary of all known reported economic mineral resources of Alaska with notations of ores present per locality, with location data provided in varying detail.   

                                                                                                                              Price: $20.00                             (stock#USGSB1139)

Eakin H. M. 1913 A GEOLOGIC RECONNAISSANCE OF A PART OF THE RAMPART  QUADRANGLE ALASKA rear wrap lacking, cloth tape on spine, large folding map present, vg and loosely inserted. With 38 pp., 8 plts  including large fold out map and much on the gold ores of the Hot Springs and Rampart Districts.

                                                                                                                  Price: $30.00                       (stock#USGSB535)

Grant U. S. and Higgens D. F. 1910 RECONNAISSANCE OF THE GEOLOGY AND MINERAL RESOURCES OF PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND, ALASKA USGS Bull. #443 wps with some wear, tear to rear wrap, contents vg with 89 pp., 12 plts including 2 large folding pocket maps, 9 figs.                                                 Price: $30.00                       (stock#USGSB443)

Hawaii Volcano Observatory Monthly Bulletin, 1920s-early 1930s, 7 issues with one duplicate, most with light wear, penciled notation, one with some soiling to title page else vg. Scarce.                    Price: $30.00                     (stock#HI12)

Hawley C. C. and Clark A. L. 1974 GEOLOGY AND MINERAL DEPOSITS OF THE UPPER CHULITNA DISTRICT ALASKA USGS Prof. Paper #758-B wraps with sunned margin else light wear, vg, 47 pp., 2 plts, 9 figs.
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Mertie J. B. Jr. and Waters A. E. 1934 MINERAL DEPOSITS OF THE RAMPART AND HOT SPRINGS DISTRICTS ALASKA and PLACER CONCENTRATES OF THE RAMPART AND HOT SPRINGS DISTRICTS USGS Bull. #844-D title wraps as issued light wear vg 83 pp., 3 plts, 1 fig.                                           Price: $25.00                         (stock#USGSB844D)

Moffit F. H. 1938 GEOLOGY OF THE CHITINA VALLEY AND ADJACENT AREA wps with some wear, stamp, contents vg, 137 pp., 3 plts, 1 fig, 3 insets of fossils.                                                  Price: $25.00                      (stock#USGSB894r)

Moffit F. H. 1954 GEOLOGY OF THE PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND REGION ALASKA USGS BUll. #989-E wps ex-lib light wear, vg, 85 pp., 1 plt (folding map in rear pocket), 27 figs.                                      Price: $20.00                         (stock#USGSB989E)

Moffitt F. H. and Maddren A. G. 1909 MINERAL RESOURCES OF THE KOTSINA-CHITINA REGION, ALASKA USGS Bull. #374 wps, blind stamp else light wear, vg, 103 pp., 10 plts, 9 figs.  Price: $30.00    (stock#USGSB374)

Moffit F. H. and Wayland R. G. 1943 GEOLOGY OF THE NUTZOTIN MOUNTAINS ALASKA AND GOLD DEPOSITS NEAR NABESNA USGS Bull. #933-B wps with small label else light wear vg 95 pp., 11 plts including pocket maps, 3 figs.
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Prindle L. M. 1909 THE FORTYMILE QUADRANGLE, YUKON-TANANA REGION, ALASKA USGS Bull. #375 wps, light wear, vg, 52 pp., 5 plts, 2 figs.                                            Price: $30.00                 (stock#USGSB375)

Smith P. S. 1910 GEOLOGY AND MINERAL RESOURCES OF THE SOLOMON AND CASA-DEPAGA QUADRANGLES SEWARD PENINSULA ALASKA USGS Bull. #433 wps, rear wrap loose, some external wear, ex-lib, contents vg, 234 pp., 16 plts, 26 figs and includes discussion of gold placers in stream river and beach deposits of the region.

                                                                              Price: $35.00                            (stock#USGSB433)

Wright C. W. 1915 GEOLOGY AND ORE DEPOSITS OF COPPER MOUNTAIN AND KASAAN PENINSULA ALASKA USGS Prof. Paper #87 quarter calf, marbled end papers, vg copy with  110 pp., 22 plts, 11 figs, large folding pocket maps bound in at rear.                                                                                                      Price: $40.00                               (stock#PP87)


AZ Bur. Mines 1975-1978, two (2) reports, both with light wear and vg. They are (1) INDEX OF MINING PROPERTIES IN SANTA CRUZ COUNTY ARIZONA AZ Bur. Mines Bull. #191; and (2) INDEX OF MINING PROPERTIES IN YUMA COUNTY ARIZONA AZ Bur. Mines Bull. #192.                                                                                    Price: $15.00                 (stock#AZBMx2)

Bastin E. S. 1924 ORIGIN  OF CERTAIN RICH SILVER ORES AT KINGMAN ARIZONA USGS Bull. #750-B title wraps as issued, signature else light wear, vg, 23 pp., 11 figs.                                           Price: $15.00               (stock#USGSB750B)

Darton N. H. 1916 GEOLOGY AND UNDERGROUND WATER RESOURCES OF LUNA COUNTY NEW MEXICO USGS Bull. #618 archival wraps else light wear, vg, 188 pp., 13 pls, 15 figs, and large folding map in rear pocket. Darton’s report on the geology of Deming New Mexico and vicinity complete with the fold out colored bedrock map of the region.

                                                                                                                    Price: $30.00                                    (stock#USGSB618)

Dings M. G. 1951 THE WALLAPAI MINING DISTRICT CERBAT MOUNTAINS MOHAVE COUNTY ARIZONA USGS Bulletin #978-E wraps with some wear, contents vg with 32 pp. 2 plates, 1 fig.             Price: $20.00                (stock#USGSB978E) 

Drewes H. D. 1981 TECTONICS OF SOUTHEASTERN ARIZONA USGS Prof. Paper #1144 wps ex-lib else light wear vg 96 pp., 10 plts (pocket maps) 14 figs.                                                                     Price: $20.00                      (stock#PP1144az)

Fries C. 1940 TIN DEPOSITS OF THE BLACK RANGE, CATRON AND SIERRA COUNTIES NEW MEXICO A PRELIMINARY REPORT USGS Bull. #922-M wps light+ wear, small spot else vg, 16 pp., plts, figs.   Price: $15.00         (stock#USGSB922Mr)

Gillerman E. 1952 FLUORSPAR DEPOSITS OF THE BURRO MOUNTAINS AND VICINITY NEW MEXICO USGS Bull. #973-F wps, ex-lib, a worn copy but contents good and complete with pocket maps. Contains 27 pp., 13 plts (folding pocket maps), 1 fig.                                                                                                                Price: $20.00                     (stock#USGSB973F)

Griggs R. L. and Wagner H. C. 1966 GEOLOGY AND ORE DEPOSITS OF THE STEEPLE ROCK MINING DISTRICT, GRANT COUNTY, NEW MEXICO wps, ex-lib light wear vg, 29 pp., 4 plts, figs, including pocket maps/charts.                                                                                        Price: $15.00                                    (stockUSGSB1222-E)

Jahns R. H. 1944 BERYLLIUM AND TUNGSTEN DEPOSITS OF THE IRON MOUNTAIN DISTRICT SIERRA AND SOCORRO COUNTIES, NEW MEXICO wps with marginal tears, some wear, contents vg, 34 pp., 16 plts, 2 figs.  

                                                                                                                         Price: $20.00                             (stock#USGSB945C)

Jones E. L. 1915 A RECONNAISSANCE IN THE KOFA MOUNTAINS ARIZONA USGS Bull. #620-H wps with notation, faded stamp else light+ wear contents vg 14 pp., 1 plt, 1 fig.                     Price: $15.00                       (stock#USGSB620H)

Jones W. R. et al. 1967 GENERAL GEOLOGY OF SANTA RITA QUADRANGLE GRANT COUNTY NEW MEXICO USGS Prof. Paper #555 wps with tears along spine, wanting to come loose, some external wear, contents vg with 144 pp., 3 plts including large folding colored bedrock map, 50 figs.                                            Price: $20.00                         (stock#PP555)

Kelly V. C. and Northrop S. A. 1975 GEOLOGY OF THE SANDIA MOUNTAINS AND VICINITY NEW MEXICO New Mexico Bur. Mines Memoir #29 wraps with small spot else light wear, vg, contents clean, 136 pp., 92 figs, 4 folding maps in pocket. A classic report on the east flank of the Rio Grande Rift system at Albuquerque.  

                                                                                                                      Price: $25.00                         (stock#NMBMMRMem29)

Lasky S. G. and Webber B. N. 1949 MANGANESE DEPOSITS OF THE ARTILLERY MOUNTAINS REGION, MOHAVE COUNTY ARIZONA USGS Bull. #961 wraps, light wear, vg, 86 pp., plts, figs, maps.    Price: $20.00         (stock#USGSB961)

Little C. J. et al. 1957 GEOLOGY OF SOUTHWESTERN SAN JUAN BASIN Four Corners Geological Soc., 2nd Field Conference 4to, decorated cloth light wear, ownership stamp else vg 199 pp., period advertisments at rear, large folding pockets maps. Covers the geology of northwestern New Mexico from Thoreau to Shiprock.              

                                                                                                                              Price: $30.00                                    (stock#NM54)

Harshbarger et al. 1957 STRATIGRAPHY OF THE UPPER-MOST TRIASSIC JURASSIC ROCKS OF THE NAVAJO COUNTRY wps with some wear, small bump to corner else vg copy with 74 pp., 3 plts, 38 figs. A classic for anyone that works on Chinle and Glenn Canyon Group geology on the Colorado Plateau.   

                                                                                                                                  Price: $20.00                  (stock#PP291)

Hayes P. T. and Gale B. T. 1957 GEOLOGY OF THE CARLSBAD CAVERNS EAST QUADRANGLE USGS Map G-98; and Hayes P. T. and Gale B. T. 1957 GEOLOGY OF THE CARLSBAD CAVERNS EAST QUADRANGLE USGS Map G-112 both maps in printed sleeves light wear vg.                                          Price: $20.00              (stock#GQ98-112nm)

Heindl L. A. 1963 CENOZOIC GEOLOGY IN THE MAMMOTH AREA PINAL COUNTY ARIZONA USGS Bull. #1141-E wps light wear vg 41 pp., 3 plts (folding pocket maps.charts), 2 figs.              Price: $15.00                       (stock#USGSB1141E)

Krieger M. H. 1965 GEOLOGY OF THE PRESCOTT AND PAULDEN QUADRANGLES ARIZONA USGS Prof. Paper #467 4t0, wraps, faded stamp, some wear to margins, upper outer corner creased/bumped but else vg. Contains 127 pp., 5 plts including folding map in rear pocket, 21 figs.                                                  Price: $25.00                         (stock#PP467)

Lasky S. G. 1936 GEOLOGY AND ORE DEPOSITS OF THE BAYARD AREA CENTRAL MINING DISTRICT NEW MEXICO USGS Bull. #870 wps with some wear, rear wrap loose, contents vg with 144 pp., 17 plts, 21 figs.  

                                                                                                                          Price: $30.00                           (stock#USGSB870r)

Lasky S. G. 1947 GEOLOGY AND ORE DEPOSITS OF THE LITTLE HATCHET MOUNTAINS HILDAGO & GRANT COUNTIES NEW MEXICO USGS Prof. Paper #208 wraps with some wear, stamps, archival tape along spine, contents with light+ wear, good, contains, 101 pp., 27 plts, 18 figs. Includes discussion of gold silver copper zinc and other ore deposits of the region.                                                                                                                                Price:  $25.00                     (stock#PP208)

Lehner R. E. 1958 GEOLOGY OF THE CLARKDALE QUADRANGLE ARIZONA USGS Bull. #1021-N wraps with bumped corner, small signature else vg, 81 pp., 3 plates, 1 fig. Covers the Clarkdale 15 minute quadrangle in north-central Arizona.                                                                                         Price: $20.00                      (stock#USGSB1021Nr)

Lipman P. W. and Reed J. C. Jr. 1989 GEOLOGIC MAP OF THE LATIR VOLCANIC FIELD AND ADJACENT AREAS, NORTHERN NEW MEXICO USGS Map I-1907 large folding map and cross section sheet in printed sleeve.

                                                                                                                              Price: $10.00                                    (stock#I1907nm)

Longwell C. R. 1962 RECONNAISSANCE GEOLOGY BETWEEN LAKE MEAD AND DAVIS DAM ARIZONA wps, light wear, vg copy of a classic Colorado Plateau report. With 51 pp., 1 plt (folding geologic map), 15 figs.  
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Peterson N. P. 1962 ORE DEPOSITS OF THE GLOBE MIAMI DISTRICT ARIZONA USGS Prof. Paper #342 rear wrap loose else some external wear, contents vg 161 pp. 8 plts, 15 figs.

                                                                                                    Price: $40.00                    (stock#PP342)

Ransome F. L. 1915 QUICKSILVER DEPOSITS OF THE MAZATZAL RANGE ARIZONA USGS Bull. #620-F wps light wear vg 18 pp., 5 figs.                                                                             Price: $15.00                              (stock#USGSB620F)

Ratte J. C. et al. 1979 MINERAL RESOURCES OF THE GILA PRIMITIVE AREA AND GILA WILDERNESS NEW MEXICO USGS Bull. #1451 text and map slip case, both with light+ external wear, ex-lib. with stamps else contents vg, 229 pp., 3 plts, 27 figs. Includes a good section on mineral claims investigations, especially in the Wilcox Mining District.                                                                                                        Price: $25.00                          (stock#USGSB1451r)

Reeside J. B. Jr. and Bassler H. 1922 STRATIGRAPHIC SECTIONS IN SOUTHWESTERN UTAH AND NORTH-WESTERN ARIZONA 4to no wraps as issued, fine copy, 24 pp., 5 plts, 1 fig.         Price: $15.00           (stock#PP129D)

Robinson H. H. 1913 THE SAN FRANCISCAN VOLCANIC FIELD ARIZONA USGS Prof. Paper #76 4to wps with some wear, cloth tape across spine, contents affected at lower outer corner by faint damp stain, but overall contents good. Contains 213 pp., 14 plts including fold out maps, 36 figs. Scarce.                              Price: $25.00                  (stock#PP76)

Schwartz G. M. 1954 GEOLOGY OF THE SAN MANUEL COPPER DEPOSIT ARIZONA USGS Prof. Paper #256 wps, bumped corners else light wear, vg copy, 65 pp., 17 plts, 8 figs.                            Price: $30.00                    (stock#PP256)

Shomaker J. (ed.) 1968 SAN JUAN - SAN MIGUEL - LA PLATA REGION New Mexico Geol. Soc. Guidebook, 19th Field Conference 4to, cloth light wear vg, unmarked copy aside from ownership signature, 211 pp., scores of figs, and covers the Four Corners region of New Mexico and Colorado.                    Price: $25.00                   (stock#NMGSGB19)

Simons F. S. 1964 GEOLOGY OF THE KLONDYKE QUADRANGLE GRAHAM AND PINAL COUNTIES ARIZONA USGS Prof. Paper #461 wps with small stamp else light wear, vg copy with 173 pp., 1 plt (folding pocket map), 57 figs.        

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Thorman C. H. et al. 1981 MINERAL RESOURCES OF THE RINCON AREA PIMA COUNTY ARIZONA USGS Bull. #1500 wps with some wear, ex-lib, contents vg,  62 pp., pocket maps, 17 figs. with account of all known historic and potential gold silver and other economic mines and mineral deposits.                             Price: $15.00                (stock#USGSB1500r)

Twenter F. R. and Metzger D. G. 1963 GEOLOGY AND GROUND WATER IN VERDE VALLEY-THE MOGOLLON RIM REGION ARIZONA USGS Bull. #1177 wps with small signature else light wear vg 132 pp., 1 plt (folding pocket map), 39 figs.                                                                                                                        Price: $20.00                          (stock#USGSB1177)

West Texas Geological Society 1958 LEXICON OF PRE-PENNSYLVANIAN STRATIGRAPHIC NAMES OF WEST TEXAS AND SOUTHEASTERN NEW MEXICO cloth, ex-lib else vg, 153 pp., several one page maps and folding charts at rear.    

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Willden R. 1964 GEOLOGY OF THE CHRISTMAS QUADRANGLE, GILA AND PINAL COUNTIES ARIZONA wraps with some wear, contents vg, 64 pp., 2 plts, 5 figs.                                                     Price: $15.00                               (stock#USGSB1161E)


Bailey E. H. 1942 QUICKSILVER DEPOSITS OF THE PARKFIELD DISTRICT, CALIFORNIA USGS Bull. #936-F wps, ex-lib, some wear, contents vg, 27 pp., 4 plts, 1 fig.                                               Price: $15.00                               (stock#USGSB936F)

Brown R. D. et al. 1981 MINERAL RESOURCES OF THE SNOW MOUNTAIN WILDERNESS STUDY AREA CALIFORNIA USGS Bull. #1495 wps, some external wear, contents vg, 48 pp., 2 pocket maps, 7 figs. with account of all known historic and potential gold silver and other economic mines and mineral deposits.       

                                                                                                                                   Price: $20.00                 (stock#USGSB1495r)

Bryan K. 1923 GEOLOGY AND GROUND WATER RESOURCES OF SACRAMENTO VALLEY CALIFORNIA USGS Water Supply Paper #495 wps, light wear, contents vg, 285 pp., 19 plts including folding maps, 10 figs. Scarce.  

                                                                                                                                 Price: $30.00                        (stock#WSP495)

Byers F. M. Jr. 1960 GEOLOGY OF THE ALVORD MOUNTAIN QUADRANGLE SAN BERNARDINO COUNTY CALIFORNIA USGS Bull. #1089-A wraps light wear, vg, 71 pp., 6 plates, 2 figs.            Price: $20.00                         (stock#USGSB1089A)

Cater F. W. and Wells F. G. 1953 GEOLOGY AND MINERAL RESOURCES OF THE GASQUET QUADRANGLE CALIFORNIA – OREGON U. S. Geol. Surv. Bull. #995-C wrap margins sunned else light wear, contents vg, 55 pp., 5 plts, 2 figs. With discussion of the gold lode and placer deposits of the study area.                   Price: $20.00                (stock#USGSB995C)

Clark W. R. 1955 MINES AND MINERAL RESOURCES OF SAN JOAQUIN COUNTY in CADMG Journal vol. 51(1). wps light wear, contents vg, report runs from pp. 21-95., with folding map in rear pocket and 20 photographs and figs in text.  Also contains a few other reports on diverse geological topics.                      Price: $30.00                       (stock#CJMG51-1)

Davis F. F. 1950 MINES AND MINERAL RESOURCES OF ALAMEDA COUNTY in CADMG Journal 46(2) 8vo, wps, ex-lib, light wear, contents vg, covers diverse California geology reports. The Alameda County report runs from pp. 279-346, with figs, and folding pocket map.                                                                          Price: $30.00                       (stock#CJMG46-2)

Davis F. F. and Vernon J. W. 1951  MINES AND MINERAL RESOURCES OF CONTRA COSTA COUNTY in California Journal of Mines and Geology, vol. 47(4), pp. 561-617, folding map in pocket. Also includes FLUORSPAR IN CALIFORNIA by Crosby J. W. III and Hoffman S. R. with plts, figs, map (pp. 619-638). In wraps, light wear, ex-lib., contents vg.

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Dibblee T. W. Jr. 1960 GEOLOGY OF THE ROGERS LAKE AND KRAMER QUADRANGLES CALIFORNIA USGS Bull. #1089-B wps, light wear, vg, 67 pp., 3 plts, 2 figs.                                   Price: $20.00                           (stock#USGSB1089B)

Diller J. S. 1892  LASSAN PEAK ATLAS FOLIO CALIFORNIA preliminary edition that preceeded formal issuance of the U. S. Geological Survey Atlas Folio series. Wraps with tape to margins, short tears, some wear, small chip to outer lower corner of  topographic sheet margin else  contents very good. Rare.         Price: $60.00               (stockLassanAF)

Duffield W. A. and Sharp R. V. 1975 GEOLOGY OF THE SIERRA FOOTHILLS MELANGE AND ADJACENT AREAS AMADOR COUNTY CALIFORNIA USGS Prof. Paper 827 wps, ex-lib, some external wear, contents vg, 30 pp., 1 plt, figs.                                                                                                                                 Price: $20.00                    (stock#PP827)

Durham D. L. 1974 GEOLOGY OF THE SOUTHERN SALINAS VALLEY AREA CALIFORNIA USGS Prof. Paper #819 wraps with some wear, ex-lib, contents vg, 111 pp., 4 plts (folding maps in rear pocket), 46 figs.   Price: $25.00               (stock#PP819ca)

Fife D. L. and Mince J. A. (eds.) 1982 GEOLOGY AND MINERAL WEALTH OF THE CALIFORNIA TRANSVERSE RANGES 4to, printed wps, vg, 669 pp., numerous figs. Scarce.                                              Price: $40.00                        (stock#CA44)

Fiedler W. M. 1944 GEOLOGY OF THE JAMESBURG QUADRANGLE MONTEREY COUNTY CALIFORNIA in California Journal of Mines and Geology, California Division Mines vol. 40(2), pp. 177-250, folding geologic and structure section maps in rear pocket. The volume contains several other, mostly administrative reports and has light wear, ex-lib else very good.                                                                                                                           Price: $25.00                      (stock#CJMG40-2)

Hadley J. B. 1942 MANGANESE DEPOSITS IN THE PAYMASTER MINING DISTRICT, IMPERIAL COUNTY, CALIFORNIA wps with signature, short tear else vg,  15 pp., 1 plt, 3 figs.                     Price: $15.00                              (stock#USGSB931S)


Lee C. H. 1912 AN INTENSIVE STUDY OF THE WATER RESOURCES OF A PART OF OWENS VALLEY, CALIFORNIA USGS Water Supply Paper #294 wps loose with signature, stamp, wear, chips to paper spine, contents good with 135 pp., plts, figs.                                                                                                                        Price: $30.00                               (stock#WSP294)

Lippencott HYDROGRAPHY OF CALIFORNIA USGS Water Supply Paper #81 no wps, tape along spine, short marginal tears to outer mm of first few pages else contents vg. With 488 pp., 1 plt, figs. Scarce.    Price: 35.00        (stock#WSP81)

Mabey D. R. 1960 GRAVITY SURVEY OF THE WESTERN MOJAVE DESERT CALIFORNIA USGS Prof. Paper #316-D wps light wear vg, 23 pp., 3 plts, 10 figs.                                                               Price: $15.00                                 (stock#PP316D)

MacKevett E. M. Jr. 1960 GEOLOGY AND ORE DEPOSITS OF THE KERN RIVER URANIUM AREA CALIFORNIA USGS Bull. #1087-F wps with pencil signature else light wear vg 54 pp., 7 plts, 4 figs.     

                                                                                                                              Price: $15.00                      (stock#USGSB1087F)

Mendenhall W. C. 1908 PRELIMINARY REPORT ON THE GROUND WATERS OF SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY CALIFORNIA USGS Water Supply Paper #222 wps with stamps, light crease, contents vg with 52 pp., 1 plt.  

                                                                                                                                 Price: $25.00                          (stock#WSP222)

Merriam C. W. 1963 GEOLOGY OF THE CERRO GORDO MINING DISTRICT, INYO COUNTY, CALIFORNIA wps light wear vg, 83 pp., 5 plts (folding maps and mine plans in rear pocket, 36 figs.        Price: $35.00                (stock#PP408)

Miller W. J. 1944 GEOLOGY OF PALM SPRINGS-BLYTHE STRIP, RIVERSIDE COUNTY CALIFORNIA in California Journal of Mines and Geology, California Division Mines vol. 40(1), pp. 11-72, several small folding maps, figs. Also in the volume are Miller J. M. GEOLOGY OF PARTS OF THE BARSTOW QUADRANGLE, SAN BERNARDINO COUNTY CALIFORNIA which runs from pp. 73-112 with outcrop photos and two folding maps; and Miller W. J. GEOLOGY OF THE NEEDLES-GOFF REGION, SAN BERNARDINO COUNTY CALIFORNIA, pp. 114-129 with folding map bound in. Volume has light wear, ex-lib, very good.                                                                                                     Price: $30.00             (stock#CJMG40-1)

Norman L. A. Jr. and Stewart R. M. 1951 MINES AND MINERAL RESOURCES OF INYO COUNTY in California Journal of Mines and Geology, vol. 47(1). In wraps, rear wrap loose but pocket map present, contents are vg.  The Inyo County report runs from pp. 17-223 with figs, and map. Hard to find.                                      Price: $35.00               (stock#CJMG47-1)

Reed R. D. 1951 GEOLOGY OF CALIFORNIA AAPG cloth with light wear, a few light spots, ownership signatures on free end paper else light wear vg, 353 pp., score of figs, followed by Reed R. D. and Hollister J. S. 1951 STRUCTURAL EVOLUTION OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA  157 pp., many figs, folding map in rear pocket. A classic volume.             
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Ross C. P. 1941 SOME QUICKSILVER PROSPECTS IN ADJACENT PARTS OF NEVADA CALIFORNIA AND OREGON USGS BULL. 931-B 8vo, wraps light wear, very good with 15 pp., 3 plates, 1 fig. and covering Washoe County Nevada, Cedarville and Willow Ranch California and Lake County Oregon.                          Price: $15.00      (stock#USGSB931B)

Sampson R. J. 1932 ECONOMIC MINERAL DEPOSITS OF THE SAN JACINTO QUADRANGLE in MINING IN CALIFORNIA vol. 28(1), pp. 3-11, with description of two gold mines in the study area. Also includes Galliher E. W. GEOLOGY AND PHYSICAL PROPERTIES OF BUILDING STONE FROM CARMEL VALLEY CALIFORNIA, pp. 14-41 with numerous plates and figs, and Galliher E. W. SEDIMENTS OF MONTEREY BAY pp. 43-79 with folding map. Overal some wear to volume, covers loose or coming so, ex-lib, contents vg.                                                     Price: $25.00                   (stock#CJMG28-1)

Sampson R. J. and Tucker W. B. 1942 MINERAL RESOURCES OF IMPERIAL COUNTY in California Journal of Mines and Geology, California Division Mines vol. 38(2), pp. 105-145, folding map bound in and covers gold, silver, lead and other mineral mines and deposits of the County. The volume also includes Henshaw P. C. 1942 GEOLOGY AND MINERAL RESOURCES OF THE CARGO MUCHACHO MOUNTAINS IMPERIAL COUNTY, CALIFORNIA which runs from pp. 147-196 with 2 folding maps bound in. Overall, vg, ex-lib with stamps and small label, light wear.             

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Schaller W. T. 1930 BORATE MINERALS OF THE KRAMER DISTRICT 34 pp., 6 plates, scores of figures, in Mendenhall W. C. et al. 1929 SHORTER CONTRIBUTIONS TO GENERAL GEOLOGY 1929 USGS Prof. Paper #158 in archival boards, ex-lib, vg, complete volume with 173 pp.37 plts, 45 figs. Contains other reports including two important papers by Bradley on the Green River Formation.                                         Price: $30.00                             (stock#PP158) 

Stewart R. 1946 GEOLOGY OF REEF RIDGE COALINGA DISTRICT CALIFORNIA USGS Prof. Paper #205-C 4to, wraps, ex-lib, some wear, vg, with 36 pp., 9 plts incl. some of fossil Mollusca.           Price:  $15.00                      (stock#PP205C)

Terrell J. U. 1965-1966 WAR FOR THE COLORADO RIVER two vols, both 8vo, dj, vg to fine copies, 325 pp; 323 pp., both vols. with frontis map. Nice set.                                                                               Price: $60.00                                 (stock#CA33)

Vedder J. G. and Norris R. M. 1963 GEOLOGY OF SAN NICHOLS ISLAND CALIFORNIA USGS Prof. Paper #369 wps with some creases, stamp, light corner bump else contents vg, 65 pp., frontis plate, 5 other plates, 19 figs.
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Wait R. L. 1963 GEOLOGY OF THE WILLOW SPRINGS AND ROSAMOND QUADRANGLES CALIFORNIA USGS Bull. #1089-C wraps, light wear, vg, 113 pp., 2 plts (folding pocket maps), 7 figs.     Price: $20.00              (stock#USGSB1089C)

White D. E. 1940 ANTIMONY DEPOSITS OF THE WILDROSE CANYON AREA, INYO COUNTY, CALIFORNIA USGS Bull. #922-K wps with sunned margin else light wear, vg, 19 pp., 2 plts, 4 figs.      Price: $15.00             (stock#USGSB922Kr)

Newton H. E. M. and Jenny W. P. 1880 REPORT ON THE GEOLOGY AND RESOURCES OF THE BLACK HILLS OF DAKOTA published by the US Gov't Printing Office, Washington, D. C. 4to, in original cloth, light wear, a very good, solid and clean copy, no institutional stamps or other markings, a few marginal foxing spots to title page else pages clean. With 566 pp., 19 plates including the frontis lithograph of Devil's Tower, 28 figures, including three scenic views by Thomas Moran, the famed artist of Western exploration. Scarce to find a nice copy.                        Price: $350.00                             (stock#BH01)

Taylor R. C. 1855 STATISTICS OF COAL: Including Mineral Bituminous Substances Employed in Arts and Manufactures; With Their Geographical, Geological and Commercial Distribution... [J. W. Moore, Philadelphia, publisher] royal 8vo, rebound in ugly buckrum and ex-Harvard libary with bookplate, notation and stamp to page fore edges only visible when volume is closed. Contents however are clean and complete with 640 pp., 5 maps, most folding, some are hand-colored; one is detached but in a custom rear pocket. This is Alexander Agassiz's (son of Louis Agassiz) copy, with his signature on free end paper. Scarce.                                                                                  Price: $150.00                               (stock#RAR43)

Beus S. S. (ed.) 1987 ROCKY MOUNTAIN SECTION OF THE GEOLOGICAL SOCIETY OF AMERICA, CENTENNIAL FIELD GUIDE, Volume 2 cloth light wear, a few ownership notations else vg, 475 pp., scores of figs with detailed field trip descriptions of 100 classic outcrops across the western United States, from southern Canada to New Mexico.

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Hatcher R. D. Jr. et al. 1989 THE APPALACHIAN-OUACHITA OROGEN IN THE UNITED STATES, GEOLOGY OF NORTH AMERICA, DNAG, VOLUME F-2, cloth light+ external wear ex-lib else contents vg, 767 pp., scores of figs., lacks the 12 large folding maps/charts in accompanying slip case, but still highly useful.         Price: $60.00                (stock#DNAGF2)

Neatherly T. L. (ed.) 1986 SOUTHEASTERN SECTION OF THE GEOLOGICAL SOCIETY OF AMERICA CENTENNIAL FIELD GUIDE Volume 6 cloth, ex-lib else light wear, vg, 486 pp., scores of figs with detailed field trip descriptions of 100 classic outcrops across the southeastern United States.                            Price: $50.00                    (stock#DNAGSE6)

Hall C.A. 1958 GEOLOGY AND PALEONTOLOGY OF THE PLEASANTON AREA ALAMESA AND CONTRA COSTA COUNTIES, CALIFORNIA Unv. Calf. Studies in Geology, vol. 34(8) wps, some external wear, contents vg, signed by author. With 89 pp., figs, charts in rear pocket.                                                   Price: $25.00                           (stock#UC34-8)

Hunt R.D. and Sanchez N. 1929 SHORT HISTORY OF CALIFORNIA [Thomas Y. Crowell, NY, publisher] 8vo, cloth, external wear with rubbed corners, frayed spine ends, a few spots and book plate on blank free end paper, while rear blank free end paper has a penciled caricature (rather well done). Otherwise contents good, 671 pp., 14 plates, 4 maps (2 folding).                                                                                                                          Price: $35.00                           (stock#CA24)

JOURNAL OF GEOLOGY, Volume 1 1893 (complete) 8vo, boards loose or coming, no spine cloth, contents are very good with light wear and dozens of papers of what has become one of the mainstream geology journals. This volume contains the first year (6 bi-monthly issues) and covers diverse topics on mostly North American geology, but with some foriegn coverage by authors such as Archibald Geikie. Scarce.                            Price: $50.00                         (stock#GJv1)

Larsen E. S. Jr. 1948 BATHOLITH AND ASSOCIATED ROCKS OF CORONA, ELSINORE, AND SAN LUIS REY QUADRANGLES SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA Geol. Soc. America Memoir #29 cloth gilt title as issued, ex-lib else light wear, vg, 182 pp., 8 plates, 16 figs. Scarce.                                                    Price: $40.00                        (stock#GSAMem29)

New Mexico, San Juan Basin, 3 reports, USGS Bulletins#860-A-C, complete set. #860-A Sears J. D. 1934 GEOLOGY AND FUEL RESOURCES OF THE SOUTHERN PART OF THE SAN JUAN BASIN, NEW MEXICO PART 1 THE COAL FIELD FROM GALLUP EASTWARD TOWARD MOUNT TAYLOR, WITH A MEASURED SECTION OF PRE-DAKOTA(?) ROCKS NEAR NAVAJO CHURCH with 29 pp., 17 plts; #860-B Hunt, C. B. 1936 GEOLOGY AND FUEL RESOURCES OF THE SOUTHERN PART OF THE SAN JUAN BASIN, NEW MEXICO PART 2 THE MOUNT TAYLOR COAL FIELD with 50 pp., 21 plts, 2 figs; and #860-C Dane C. H. 1936 GEOLOGY AND FUEL RESOURCES OF THE SOUTHERN PART OF THE SAN JUAN BASIN, NEW MEXICO PART 3 THE LA VENTANA-CHACRA MESA COAL FIELD with 86 pp., 17 plts, 1 fig. COndition of the three Bulletins variable, ranging from light+ wear to more moderate wear, ex-lib with name stamp, contents good to vg.                                                                                                 Price: $30.00                                (stock#USGSB860A-Cset)

Darton N. H. 1928 REDBEDS AND ASSOCIATED FORMATIONS IN NEW MEXICO USGS Bull. #794 wraps with private name stamp, some plates with same stamp else some exterior wear, contents very good with 356 pp., 62 plts, 173 figs. A solid copy of Darton’s classic resume of New Mexico geology. A must have for anyone interested Permian and Triassic rocks and Southwest geology, and complete with all the maps.          Price: $35.00               (stock#USGSB794)

Vanuxem L. 1842 GEOLOGY OF NEW YORK PART III COMPRISING THE SURVEY OF THE THIRD GEOLOGICAL DISTRICT royal 4to, in quarter calf presentation binding which is worn through at corners, edges and spine gutter. Boards are firm and contents are clean and vg. With 306 pp., numerous figures (un-numbered).  

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Clark W. B. and Twitchell M. W. 1915 THE MESOZOIC AND CENOZOIC ECHINODERMATA OF THE UNITED STATES USGS Monograph #54 orig. brown cloth, light wear, vg copy, contents vg to fine, 341 pages, 108 plts.    

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