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FOREIGN AND TOPICAL GEOLOGY BY REGIONS/DISCIPLINE

CANADA GEOLOGY, MINING, MINERALS

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Cairnes D. D. 1914 THE YUKON-ALASKA INTERNATIONAL BOUNDARY BETWEEN PORCUPINE AND YUKON RIVERS Geol. Surv. Canada Memoir #67 wps ex-lib, light corner bump else light wear vg, 161 pp., 16 plts, 2 folding maps.                                                                                                                     Price: $40.00                       (stock#GSCMem67)

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Clapp C. H. and Cooke H. C. 1917  SOOKE AND DUNCAN MAP AREAS, VANCOUVER ISLAND Geol. Surv. Canada Mem. #96 wps, ex-lib, light wear, vg, 445 pp., figs, maps.                                              Price: $45.00                    (stock#GSCM96)

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Douglas, R.J.W. (ed.) 1970 GEOLOGY AND ECONOMIC MINERALS OF CANADA text volume and accompanying slip case of maps, complete, 4to, light wear, a very good set. With 838 pp., scores of figures, slip case with 8 large folding maps and 4 charts.                                                                               Price: $75.00                           (stock#CAN121)

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Drysdale C. W. 1915 GEOLOGY OF FRANKLIN MINING CAMP BRITISH COLUMBIA Geol. Surv. Canada Memoir #56 wps with signature else light wear vg 246 pp., 23 plts, 16 figs, 2 folding maps.    Price: $45.00                 (stock#GSCMem56)

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Geological Survey of Canada 1913 NEIGHBORHOOD OF MONTREAL AND OTTAWA Guidebook No. 3 of the GSC Transcontinental Excursion series, 8vo, in cloth with gilt titles, ownership signature on free end paper else light wear, vg, 162 pp., small, folding colored maps, figs., covering the region’s geology and mineral deposits.                  
                                                                                                                                 Price: $30.00                       (stock#CANGB03)

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Geological Survey of Canada 1913 TORONTO TO VICTORIA AND RETURN VIA CANADIAN PACIFIC AND GRAND TRUNK PACIFIC NATIONAL TRANS-CONTINENTAL RAILWAYS Guidebook No. 9 of the GSC Transcontinental Excursion series, 8vo, in wraps, overall light wear, 164 pp., numerous figs, 20 maps, with descriptions of the geology along the route from Sudbury to Winnipeg.                                                  Price: $30.00                       (stock#CANGB09)

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Hume G. S. 1933 OIL AND GAS IN WESTERN CANADA Geol. Surv. Canada Economic Geology Series #5 8vo, wraps with stamp, some external wear, contents vg, 359 pp., 26 figs. Scarce.      Price: $35.00                      (stock#GSCEG05)

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James H. T. 1929 BRITANNIA BEACH MAP AREA, BRITISH COLUMBIA Geol. Surv. Canada Mem. #158 wps, ex-lib, light wear, vg, 139 pp., figs, map.                                                                  Price: $35.00                         (stock#GSCM158)

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Lang A. H. 1956 PROSPECTING IN CANADA Geol. Surv. Canada, Economic Geology Series #7 wps with light+ wear, contents vg, 401 pp., 74 pltsd, 23 figs.                                                                   Price: $35.00                        (stock#GSCEG07)

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Logan et al., 1865 EOZOON CANADENSE offprint from Quat. Journ. Geol. Soc. plain wraps with period notations, a few spots of soiling, contents vg, 31 pp., 1 plate, 6 figs.                                         Price: $35.00                             (stock#CAN102P)

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MacKenzie J. D. 1916 GEOLOGY OF GRAHAM ISLAND, BRITISH COLUMBIA Geol. Surv. Canada Mem. #88 wps, ex-lib, light wear, vg, 221 pp., figs, maps.                                                                          Price: $40.00                       (stock#GSCM88)

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Selwyn W. E. L. 1866 EXPLORATION GÉOLOGIQUE DU CANADA. RAPPORT DES OPÉRATIONS (REPORT OF PROGRESS) DE 1863 À 1866) 8vo, in brown cloth, some external wear, ex-lib else contents vg, 332 pp.  

                                                                                                                                 Price: $75.00                            (stock#CAN121P)

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Stansfield J. 1915 PLEISTOCENE AND RECENT DEPOSITS OF THE ISLAND OF MONTREAL Geol. Surv. Canada Mem. #73 wps, ex-lib, light wear, vg, 248 pp., figs, map.                                     Price: $35.00                               (stock#GSCM73)

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Swanson E. A. et al. (eds.) 1981 THE BUCHANS OREBODIES: FIFTY YEARS OF GEOLOGY AND MINING Geol. Assoc. Canada, Spec. Paper #22 8vo text, printed cloth light wear, ownership name inside front cover else contents vg, 350 pp., scores of figs and the accompanying slip case of maps. The definitive volume on the Buchan’s mines and geology of Newfoundland.                                                                       Price: $40.00                             (stock#CAbuchans)

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Walker J. F. 1926 GEOLOGY AND MINERAL DEPOSITS OF WINDERMERE MAP AREA, BRITISH COLUMBIA Geol. Surv. Canada Mem. #148 wps, ex-lib, light wear, vg, 69 pp. figs.                               Price: $30.00                        (stock#GSCM148)

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Young G. A. 1926 GEOLOGY AND ECONOMIC MINERALS OF CANADA Geol. Surv. Canada Economic Geol. Series #1 wps with signature else light wear, vg, 187 pp. + 57 pp. appendix, 38 plts, 2 folding maps.   

                                                                                                                               Price: $35.00                        (stock#GSCEG01)

FOREIGN GEOLOGY AND RELATED TOPICS

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Bonni W. E. and Hargraves R. B. THE CARIBBEAN-SOUTH AMERICAN PLATE BOUNDARY AND REGIONAL TECTONICS GSA Memoir #162 4to, cloth, ex-lib else light wear, vg copy with 421 pp., pocket map and scores of figs. 

                                                                                                                         Price: $30.00                            (stock#GSAMem162)

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Bucher, W. H. 1952 GEOLOGIC STRUCTURE AND OROGENIC HISTORY OF VENEZUELA Geol. Soc. America Memoir #49 8vo, gilt cloth, light wear, fine copy 113 pp., 5 figs.                                             Price: $20.00                         (stock#GSAM49)

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Dewey H. 1948 BRITISH REGIONAL GEOLOGY SOUTH-WEST ENGLAND 8vo, wraps, some external wear, contents vg, 72 pp., 20 figs.                                                                                                  Price: $20.00                               (stock#EUR74P)

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Drake A. A. Jr. and Morgan B. A. 1980 TECTONIC STUDIES IN THE BRAZILIAN SHIELD USGS Prof. Paper #1119A-B wps with Curt Tiechert's stamp else light wear vg 19 pp., 9 figs.                        Price: $10.00                            (stock#PP1119AB)

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Falke H. (ed.) 1972 ROTLIEGEND - ESSAYS ON EUROPEAN LOWER PERMIAN 8vo, cloth as issued light wear, vg clean copy with 299 pp., 66 figs.                                                                                    Price: $25.00                           (stock#EUR81P)

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Fries C. Jr. 1948 OPTICAL CALCITE DEPOSITS OF THE REPUBLIC OF MEXICO USGS Bull. #954-D wps, light+ wear, last few pages with damaged margins but text not affected, overall a good copy with 64 pp., 10 plts, 9 figs.
                                                                                                                 Price: $20.00                              (stock#USGSB954D)

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Fuchs K. et al. (eds.) 1983 PLATEAU UPLIFT THE RHENISH SHIELD -  A CASE HISTORY Springer-Verlag 4to, cloth light wear, vg, 411 pp., scores of figs.                                                                  Price: $30.00                         (stock#EUR73)

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Hede J. E. 1915 SKANES COLONUSSKIFFER offprint Medd. Geol. Faltklubb, 4to, wraps with tears, old tape repair on spine, loose, 65 pp., 4 plates of fossils from the Colonus Shale of Sweden.     Price: $20.00                  (stock#EUR83P)

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Kobayashi T. 1937 THE CAMBRO-ORDOVICIAN SHELLY FAUNAS OF SOUTH AMERICA Jour. Imperial Unv. Tokyo wraps, some external wear, contents vg, 154 pp., 8 plates of fossils including trilobites.    

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Kummel B. and Teichert C. (eds.) 1970 STRATIGRAPHIC BOUNDARY PROBLEMS PERMIAN AND TRIASSIC OF WEST PAKISTAN royal 8vo, dust jacket with some wear else vg copy,  474 pp., figs, maps.    Price: $30.00          (stock#CSE32)

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Moon F. W. et al. 1925 PRELIMINARY GEOLOGICAL REPORT ON GEBEL KHOSHERA AREA (WESTERN SINAI), Cairo, Petroleum Research Bulletin 9 stiff wraps as issued, some external wear, contents vg, 32 pp., 14 photos, 3 plates, large and smaller folding maps. Scarce.                                                                              Price: $30.00                     (stock#AFR45)

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Muir-Wood H. M. et al. 1948 MALAYAN LOWER CARBONIFEROUS FOSSILS British Museum 8vo, cloth light wear, very mild ex-lib else clean, vg copy, 118, 17 plates, 3 figs. Scarce.                            Price: $25.00                              (stock#SEA22)

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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.    Price: $100.00                 (stock#EUR143)

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Stevens G. 1981 NEW ZEALAND ADRIFT cloth with dust jacket, some wear to jacket, contents with ownership signature else vg, clean with 442 pp. and numerous figures that describe the plate tectonic origin and geological history of New Zealand.                                                                                                                 Price: $30.00                            (stock#AUS51P)

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Stomer L. 1953 THE MIDDLE ORDOVICIAN OF THE OSLO REGION NORWAY wraps with institutional stamp else light wear, vg, 141 pp., 6 plates, 16 figs. A classic report on one of the classic locales for Ordovician fossils.  

                                                                                                                  Price: $25.00                                       (stock#EUR117P)

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Sullivan H. B. 1922 CATALOGUE OF GEOLOGICAL MAPS OF SOUTH AMERICA American Geographical Soc. cloth, light wear, fep/paste downs sunned with signature else contents with occasional light pencil check mark next to a map entry, vg, 191 pp., folding map at rear. Scarce.                       Price: $35.00                     (stock#SA45)

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Umbgrove J. H. F. STRUCTURAL HISTORY OF THE EAST INDIES Cambridge Unv. Press folio, cloth, light wear vg 62 pp., 10 plts including folding map at rear, 67 figs. Focused on Malaysia/Sumutra.     Price: $35.00         (stock#SEA36)

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Wiese J. H. and Cardenas S. 1945 TUNGSTEN DEPOSITS OF THE SOUTHERN PART OF SONORA MEXICO USGS Bull. #946-D wps light wear vg 28 pp., 6 plts (pocket maps), 1 fig.                             Price: $15.00               (stock#USGSB946D)

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Wilson I. F. and Veytia M. 1949 GEOLOGY AND MANGANESE DEPOSITS OF THE LUCIFER DISTRICT, NORTHWEST OF SANTA ROSALIA, BAJA CALIFORNIA USGS Bull. #960-F wps, ex-lib else light wear vg 57 pp., 17 plts, including fold out maps, 3 figs.                                                                                               Price: $20.00                                (stock#USGSB960F)

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Ziegler A. M. et al. 1974 CORRELATION OF THE SILURIAN ROCKS OF THE BRITISH ISLES GSA Spec. Paper #154 8vo, printed wraps light wear, vg to fine copy, 154 pp., folding chart in rear pocket.         Price: $15.00              (stock#GSASP154)

MINING MINERALS AND PETROLEUM GEOLOGY

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Armstrong F. C. 1981 GENESIS OF URANIUM- AND GOLD-BEARING PRECAMBRIAN QUARTZ-PEBBLE CONGLOMERATES USGS Prof. Paper #1161 wps faded else light wear, vg  with approx. 800 pp., scores of figs. Reports in the volume are individually paginated.                                                                                        Price: $25.00                               (stock#PP1161mc)

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Bastin E. S. 1910 ECONOMIC GEOLOGY OF FELDSPAR DEPOSITS OF THE UNITED STATES USGS Bull. #420 archival wraps else light wear, vg, 85 pp., 8 plts. Much on Pegmatite deposits.         Price: $20.00                     (stock#USGSB420)

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

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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)

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Calkins et al. 1913 CONTRIBUTIONS TO ECONOMIC GEOLOGY 1911 PART I, METALS AND NONMETALS EXCEPT FUELS USGS Bulletin #530 bound in limited issue red cloth, ex-lib else light wear, contents vg with 400 pp., 7 plts, 51 figs. Diverse contents include Carrville California; Creede Colorado; Loon Creek and St. Joe Idaho; Antelope District Nevada gold lodes and placers and more.                                                                          Price: $45.00                      (stock#USGSB530)

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Cross W. and Hillebrand W. F. 1885 CONTRIBUTIONS TO THE MINERALOGY OF THE ROCKY MOUNTAINS USGS Bull. #20 front wp with some wear, small marginal chips, rear wrap lacking, contents vg, pages uncut, untrimmed, 112 pp., 1 plt.                                                                                                    Price: $25.00                        (stock#USGSB20)  

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Eakin M. C. 1990 BRITISH ENTERPRISE IN BRAZIL: THE ST. JOHN D EL REY MINING COMPANY AND THE MORRO VELHO GOLD MINE, 1830-1960 tall 8vo in dust jacket and original publishers shrink wrap, 334 pp., figs. Used copies start at over $100, ours is priced to sell, and in as new condition!.                       Price: $40.00                      (stock#SA155)

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Gonzalez-Reyna J. MEMORIA GEOLOGICO MINERA DEL ESTADO DE CHIHUAHUA 20th Inter. Geol. Congress wps light wear vg 280 pp., large folding map.                                             Price: $25.00                         (stock#SA133)

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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)

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Johannsen A. 1949 A DESCRIPTIVE PETROGRAPHY OF THE IGNEOUS ROCKS (4 vols, complete), Unv. Chicago Press, 2nd and preferred edition, all 8vo, cloth, dust jackets with some edge wear, private ownership stamp and label, overall a very good set, difficult to find complete with all four volumes. The set includes: VOLUME I: INTRODUCTION, TEXTURES CLASSIFICATIONS AND GLOSSARY, 318 pp.; VOLUME II: THE QUARTZ-BEARING ROCKS, 428 pp.; VOLUME III: THE INTERMEDIATE ROCKS, 360 pp.; and  VOLUME IV: PART I: THE FELDSPATHOID ROCKS PART II: THE PERIDOTITES AND PERKNITES, 523 pp., scores of figures throughout the volumes.  

                                                                                                              Price for set; $160.00                              (stock#MIN98)

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King C. 1882 PRODUCTION OF THE PRECIOUS METALS IN THE UNITED STATES from Second Annual Report of the U. S. Geological Survey, and is perhaps the most concise and useful summary of Western States mining and precious metal production at the height of the boom and bust period. A very useful document for those interested in the economics and production of gold silver and other precious metal mining in the United States. 4to, archival tape along spine, some wear, overall good to vg with 72 pp., 2 plts.                       Price: $30.00                            (stock#MC08)

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Koschman A. H. and Bergendahl M. H. 1968 PRINCIPAL GOLD PRODUCING DISTRICTS OF THE UNITED STATES USGS Prof. Paper #610 wps, else vg clean copy with 283 pp. and 28 figs. Long of out print.

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90th Congress, 1967 HEARINGS BEFORE THE SUBCOMMITTEE ON RESEARCH, DEVELOPMENT AND RADIATION OF THE JOINT COMMITTEE ON ATOMIC ENERGY, CONGRESS OF THE UNITED STATES Parts 1 and 2, complete, 8vo, wraps, some wear, vg, 1373 pp. Scarce.                                                                  Price: $40.00                           (stock#MC82)

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Pogue J. E. 1873 TURQOISE Memoirs National Acad. Sci, 5th printing, 4to, cloth, light+ exterior wear, dust soiling to boards, contents vg 162 pp., 22 plts, some in color.     Price: $25.00                                                  (stock#MIN187)

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Ransome F. L. et al. 1916 CONTRIBUTIONS TO ECONOMIC GEOLOGY (SHORT PAPERS AND PRELIMINARY REPORTS), 1915 PART I - METALS AND NONMETALS EXCEPT FUELS 1916 wps with small chip to spine end, small stamp else vg. Contents include 361 pp., 12 plates, 22 figures. Contains among others the following papers: A GOLD – PLATINUM – PALLADIUM LODE IN SOUTHERN NEVADA By Knopf; QUICKSILVER DEPOSITS OF THE MAZATZAL RANGE ARIZONA By Ransome; THE AZTEC GOLD MINE, BALDY NEW MEXICO By Lee; PRELIMINARY REPORT ON THE ECONOMIC GEOLOGY OF GILPIN COUNTY COLORADO By Bastin and Hill; NOTES ON THE FINE GOLD OF SNAKE RIVER IDAHO By Hill; POTASH IN CERTAIN COPPER AND GOLD ORES By Butler and much more. Very scarce gold mining content.   
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Rase E. R. 1969 GEOLOGY OF TITANIUM AND TITANIFEROUS DEPOSITS OF CANADA Geol. Surv. Canada Economic Geol. Series #25 wps, ex-lib else vg, 177 pp., 8 plts, 19 figs, pocket map.             Price; $30.00                 (stock#GSCEG25)

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Robinson A. H. A. 1932 GOLD IN CANADA Canada Dept Mines wps with small stamp, some wear, contents clean but corners bumped with 92 pp., 8 figs. Scarce.                                                             Price: $30.00                      (stock#CAN32)

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Skinner B. J. (ed.) 1981 ECONOMIC GEOLOGY 75TH ANNIVERSARY VOLUME cloth, 964 pp., scores of figs, light wear, vg,   loaded with reports on mineral and metallogenic ore host deposits and other topics related to mining and economic geology.                                                                                                     Price: $35.00                        (stock#MC99P)

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Smith W. C. et al. 1950 TIN DEPOSITS OF DURANGO, MEXICO USGS Bull. #962-D wps, ex-lib, vg, 50 pp., 18 plts, figs.                                                                                                                  Price: $15.00                             (stock#USGSB962D)

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Tuttle O. F. and Gitten J. (eds.) 1966 CARBONATITES 4to, d/j with some wear, tears else light wear, vg copy, 591 pp., maps, figs.                                                                                               Price: $40.00                      (stock#MC1027)

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various authors, 1847 ANNALES DES MINES OU RECUEIL DE MEMOIRES SUR L’EXPLOITATION DES MINES  8vo, in older buckrum with bright gilt spine title, contents with light wear, vg, 806 pp., 14 plates, some folding. Volume 11 of this important French mining and economic minerals journal.                     Price: $50.00                           (stock#EUR13)

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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)

TOPICAL GEOLOGY (Sed-Strat, Tectonics, Glacial, etc...)

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AAPG 1972 CARBONATE ROCKS I: CLASSIFICATIONS - DOLOMITE - DOLOMITIZATION with 237 pp., figs, AND CARBONATE ROCKS II: POROSITY AND CLASSIFICATION OF RESERVOIR ROCKS with 197 pp., many figs, and are AAPG Reprint Series #4 and #5, both 8vo, in wraps, ex- lib, some external wear, contents vg.            

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Bailey E. B. 1935 TECTONIC ESSAYS MAINLY ALPINE Oxford, Clarendon press, 8vo, cloth, ex-lib with perforated stamp else light wear, vg, 200 pp., 49 figs, folding map for frontis.                            Price: $30.00                            (stock#EUR182)

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Barrows H. K. and Horton R. E. 1907 DETERMINATION OF STREAM FLOW DURING THE FROZEN SEASON USGS Water Supply Paper #187 no wps, ex-lib, vg, 93 pp., 1 plt, figs.                                     Price: $20.00                          (stock#WSP187)

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Bassett D. A. et al. 1976 THE ORDOVICIAN SYSTEM: PROCEEDINGS Unv. Wales Press, wraps, some external wear, contents vg, 696 pp., scores of figs. Scarce.                                                 Price: $35.00                             (stock#SED65P)

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Beaumont C. and Tankard A. J. (eds.) 1987 SEDIMENTARY BASINS AND BASIN-FORMING MECHANISMS Can Assoc. Pet. Geol. Memoir 12 4to cloth ex-priv. lib. else light wear vg 525 pp., scores of figs, mostly on north Atlantic offshore oil-producing basins, and contains many important, oft-cited papers.     Price: $30.00           (stock#SED45)

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Cook H. E. and Enos P. (eds.) 1977 DEEP-WATER CARBONATE DEPOSITIONAL ENVIRONMENTS SEPM Spec. Publ. #25 cloth with gilt titles, ex-lib else light wear, vg, 336 pp., scores of figs.           Price: $25.00                      (stock#SEPMSP25)

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Curtis D. M. 1978 ENVIRONMENTAL MODELS IN ANCIENT SEDIMENTS SEPM Reprint Series #6 8vo, printed wraps with signature else light wear, vg, 240 pp., figs.                                                       Price: $20.00                       (stock#SEPMRS06)

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Curtis D. M. 1978 ENVIRONMENTAL MODELS IN ANCIENT SEDIMENTS SEPM Reprint Series #6 8vo, printed wraps with signature else light wear, vg, 240 pp., figs.                                                  Price: $20.00                              (stock#SEPMRS07)

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Fischer A. G. et al. 1967 ELECTRON MICROGRAPHS OF LIMESTONES AND THEIR NANNOFOSSILS Princeton Unv., 8vo, in wraps, some external wear from removal of library label else contents vg, 141 pp., 94 figs., mostly of limestones in thin section. A classic reference on carbonate petrology.                          Price: $20.00                          (stock#SED74P)

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Flint R. F. 1955 GLACIAL GEOLOGY AND THE PLEISTOCENE EPOCH 8vo, cloth light wear vg clean copy, 589 pp., 6 plates, numerous figs.                                                                                     Price: $25.00                              (stock#GLAC32)

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Handford C. R. et al. (eds.) 1982 DEPOSITIONAL AND DIAGENETIC SPECTRA OF EVAPORITES - A CORE WORKSHOP SEPM Core Workshop No. 3, 4to, wraps with ownership name, some wear, contents vg, 390 pp., a score of figs.  

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Hedberg H. D. (ed.)1976 INTERNATIONAL STRATIGRAPHIC GUIDE cloth, ownership signature inside else light wear, vg, 200 pp., 14 figs.                                                                                                    Price: $25.00                       (stock#SED24)

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Herricks E. E. and Cairns J. Jr. 1974 REHABILITATION OF STREAMS RECEIVING ACID MINE DRAINAGE soft cover, some exterior wear contents vg, 284 pp., 15 figs, tables.                                  Price: $20.00                         (stock#HYD22)

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Houseknecht D. W. and Pittman E. D. 1992 ORIGIN, DIAGENESIS AND PETROPHYSICS OF CLAY MINERALS IN SANDSTONES SEPM Spec. Publ. #47 4to, cloth with gilt embossment and title, light wear, vg-fine copy, 282 pp., scores of figs. A nice copy.                                                                                          Price: $30.00                           (stock#SEPMSP47)

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Kay G. F. 1931 CLASSIFICATION AND DURATION OF THE PLEISTOCENE PERIOD offprint GSA Bull. wps stamped Compliments of the Author, other signature and stamp else light wear vg 41 pp., 8 figs.     

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Kemp J. F. 1942 A HANDBOOK OF ROCKS (6th ed., edited by F. F. Grout), 8vo, cloth with gilt spine title, ownership name on front paste down else light wear, vg copy, 300 pp., 96 figs, frontis portrait of Kemp.     Price: $20.00         (stock#MC91)

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Kummel B. and Raup D. 1965 HANDBOOK OF PALEONTOLOGICAL TECHNIQUES cloth, some wear, ex-lib, overall a good solid copy of a classic reference on fossil preparation. With 852 pp., figs.    Price: $40.00            (stock#HST59P)

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Le Blanc R. J. and Breeding J. G. 1957 REGIONAL ASPECTS OF CARBONATE DEPOSITION SEPM Spec Publication #5 8vo, printed wraps, some wear, contents vg, 178 pp., figs including a few folding maps.     Price: $20.00         (stock#SEPMSP05)

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Lerman A. 1979 GEOCHEMICAL PROCESSES WATER AND SEDIMENT ENVIRONMENTS 8vo, cloth, as new still in original publishers shrink wrap, with 479 pp., numerous figs.                                                 Price: $20.00                        (stock#SED12)

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Longwell C. R. et al. 1964 SEDIMENTARY FACIES IN GEOLOGIC HISTORY GSA Memoir #39 8vo, gilt cloth, vg copy, 171 pp., numerous figures (contains individual papers which are paginated separately). With much on Colorado Plateau geology.                                                                  Price:  $20.00                             (stock#GSAM39)

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Payton C. E. 1977 SEISMIC STRATIGRAPHY - APPLICATIONS TO HYDROCARBON EXPLORATION AAPG Memoir #26 cloth with gilt title, ex-lib else light wear, vg, 516 pp., scores of figs.           Price: $25.00                  (stock#AAPGMem26)

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Pettijohn F. J. 1957 SEDIOMENTARY ROCKS (2nd ed.) cloth, gilt titles, light wear, ownership signature on free end paper else contents clean, vg, 718 pp., 173 figs. A classic text.                                        Price: $25.00                      (stock#SED72P)

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Rabassa J. and Salemme M. 1999 QUATERNARY OF SOUTH AMERICA AND ANTARCTIC PENINSULA 8vo, cloth with gilt title, light wear, vg to fine copy, 310 pp., figs. Hard to find.                                 Price: $25.00                           (stock#SED75P)

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Ramberg I. B. and Neumann E. R. 1978 TECTONICS AND GEOPHYSICS OF CONTINENTAL RIFTS Nato Symposium Vol. 2. 8v0, cloth, overall light wear, faded stamp on end paper else vg, 444 pp., scores of figs.

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Randall C. A. Jr. (ed.) 1969 EXTRA-TERRESTRIAL MATTER N. Illinois Unv. Press cloth, still in publishers shrink wrap, fine copy, 331 pp., figs. Scarce. Note the bright spot in photo is glare from camera flash on shrink wrap.  
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Rankama K. 1965-1967 THE QUATERNARY Volumes I and II complete, in publishers cloth, ex-lib else light wear vg. Volume 1 with 300 pp., figs. covering Scandinavia; Volume II with 477 pp., figs, covering United Kingdom, France, Germany and The Netherlands.                                                                              Price: $40.00                          (stock#GLAC67)

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Scholle P. A. 1978 A COLOR ILLUSTRATED GUIDE TO CARBONATE ROCK CONSTITUENTS, TEXTURES, CEMENTS, AND POROSITIES AAPG Memoir #27 4to, in cloth, ex-lib else vg copy, 241 pp. and scores of mostly thin-section colored photos of various limestones and other carbonates. A classic and standard reference for carbonate rocks.      

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Schreiber B. C. (ed.) 1988 EVAPORATES AND HYDROCARBONS Columbia Unv. Press, 8vo, dust jacket light wear, vg, 466 pp., score of figures.                                                                                  Price: $25.00                                 (stock#OIL51P)

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Scholle P. A. and Schluger P. R. (eds.) 1979 ASPECTS OF DIAGENESIS SEPM Spec. Publ. #26 8vo, cloth with gilt titles and
embossment, light wear, signature on title page else vg, 426 pp., scores of figs.     Price: $25.00               (stock#SEPMSP26)

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Slaymaker O. 1991 FIELD EXPERIMENT AND MEASUREMENT PROGRAMS IN GEOMORPHOLOGY Unv Brit. Columbia Press 8vo, pictoral cloth light wear vg 224 pp., score of figs.                                Price: $25.00                     (stock#GLAC36)

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Sowers G. B. and Sowers G. F. 1957 INTRODUCTORY SOIL MECHANICS AND FOUNDATIONS McGraw Hill cloth light wear, ownership signature else vg, 284 pp., scores of figs.                                                  Price: $20.00           (stock#ENG23)

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Termier P. 1925 THE DRIFTING CONTINENTS offprint from Smithsonian Ann Rpt for 1924 wps with some wear, minor chips, notation, contents vg with 18 pp. A suprisingly concise assessment of Continental Drift theory of the day.                                                                                                                            Price: $15.00                 (stock#Tect103)

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Various authors 1990 THE LATE CENOZOIC ICE AGE Trans Royal Soc. Edinburgh, Vol. 81, part 4, Symposium papers, 4to wps light wear vg 177 pp., scores of figs and comprises 12 papers on various aspects of the Pleistocene.
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Velicheko A. A. (ed.) translated by Wright H. E. and Barnosky C. W. 1984 LATE QUATERNARY ENVIRONMENTS OF THE SOVIET UNION royal 4to, cloth with dust jacket, vg, 327 pp., many figs.       

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Van Hise C. and Hoskins L. M. 1895 PRINCIPLES OF NORTH AMERICAN PRECAMBRIAN GEOLOGY WITH AN APPENDIX ON FLOW AND FRACTURE OF ROCKS AS RELATED TO STRUCTURE from 16th USGS Ann Rpt, no wps, light wear, vg, 303 pp., 10 plts, figs.                                                                                  Price: $35.00              (stock#MC178)

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Weller J. M. 1960 STRATIGRAPHIC PRINCIPLES AND PRACTICE cloth as issued, some edge wear, ownership signature else vg, 725 pp., 273 figs. A classic strat. text.                                                   Price: $20.00                             (stock#SED71P)

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Winchell A. 1890 WALKS AND TALKS IN THE GEOLOGICAL FIELD [2nd ed.] 8vo gilt spine title bright, minor wear to extremities, contents vg, clean with 329 pp., numerous figures.                       Price: $25.00                          (stock#HST78)

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Zenger D. H. et al. (eds.) 1980 CONCEPTS AND MODELS OF DOLOMITIZATION SEPM Spec. Publ. #28 cloth with gilt titles and embossment, light wear, fine clean copy, 320 pp., scores of figs.       Price: $25.00              (stock#SEPMSP28)

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Agassiz E. (ed.) 1885 Louis Agassiz His Life and Correspondence [Houghton Mifflin, publisher], 1st edition, complete in two volumes. Both with some exterior wear, cloth rubbed/frayed through at spine ends, original cloth boards, firm on both, but volume 2 has slight cracking. Frontis portrait of Agassiz in Vol. 1 with old repair, some soiling. Else contents of volumes are generally clean and very good. In vol. 1, pages 61-65 have short tears to edges due to uneven opening/cutting of pages (no loss to text and is minor overall. A good+ to very good minus of the scarce first edition.
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Bowlby J. 1990  CHARLES DARWIN – A NEW LIFE 8vo d/j, fine copy, 511 pp. figs.   Price: $25.00                   (stock#EV05)

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Desmond A. and Moore J. 1991 DARWIN – THE LIFE OF A TORMENTED EVOLUTIONIST 8vo, in dust jacket, light wear, vg, 808 pp., 91 figs.                                                                                           Price: $30.00                                 (stock#EV006)

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Gorgan, J. X. (ed.), 1982 THE GEOLOGICAL SCIENCES IN THE ANTEBELLUM SOUTH University of Alabama Press, small 8vo, h/b, no dust jacket, not sure if one issued, fine copy, 195 + figs.                    Price:  $20.00                       (stock#HST12)

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Jones L. C. 1929 ARNOLD GUYOT ET PRINCETON wps with stamps, light+ exterior wear contents vg with125 pp., covering the life of Guyot during his tenure at Princeton, in french.                      Price:$25.00              (stock#HST45)

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Laporte L. F. 1987 SIMPLE CURIOSOTY - LETTERS FROM GEORGE GAYLORD SIMPSON TO HIS FAMILY, 1921-1970 in cloth with dust jacket, light wear, vg, 340 pp.                                                    Price: $20.00                            (stock#HST64)

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Livingstone D. N. 1987 NATHANIEL SOUTHGATE SHALER AND THE CULTURE OF AMERICAN SCIENCE University of Alabama Press, 8vo, h/b, dust jack with a few light smudges else vg, clean copy, 395 pp.      

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Manning T. G. 1988 U. S. COAST SURVEY VS. NAVAL HYDROGRAPHIC OFFICE Unv. Alabama Press 8vo, cloth, dust jacket vg clean copy, 202 pp. A great read!                                                            Price: $25.00                          (stock#HST88)

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Mathew W. M. 1992 AGRICULTURE GEOLOGY AND SOCIETY IN ANTEBELLUM SOUTH CAROLINA – THE PRIVATE DIARY OF EDWARD RUFFIN Unv. Georgia Press dust jack, light wear vg clean copy, 368 pp., fig. 

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Siegfried R. and Dott R. H. Jr. 1980 HUMPHRY DAVY ON GEOLOGY THE 1805 LECTURES FOR THE GENERAL AUDIENCE University of Wisconsin Press, 8vo, dust jacket, light wear, 169 pp., many figs.  

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