NEW AND RECENT ARRIVALS

PAGE 6

FOREIGN AND TOPICAL GEOLOGY BY REGIONS/DISCIPLINE

CANADA GEOLOGY, MINING, MINERALS

GSCMemoir96SookeWS.gif

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)

GSCMem56FranklinWS.jpg

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)

SWOntarioRRGB1913ws.gif

Geological Survey of Canada 1913 SOUTHWESTERN ONTARIO Guidebook No. 4 of the GSC Transcontinental Excursion series, 8vo, in wraps, light wear, vg, 142 pp., small, folding colored maps, figs., covering the region’s geology with emphasis on Ordovician to Devonian strata and fossils, and Quaternary geology of Niagara Falls region. 

                                                                                                                          Price: $30.00                            (stock#ONT15)

OilGasWesternCanadaWS.gif

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)

GSCMemoir158ws.gif

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)

GSC6314BannockburnWS.gif

Liberty B. A. 1963 GEOLOGY OF TWEED, KALADAR AND BANNOCKBURN MAP-AREAS, ONTARIO Geol. Surv. Canada Tech. Paper 63-14 wraps light wear, vg, 15 pp., 3 folding maps in rear pocket.   Price: $20.00             (stock#GSCTP63-14)

EozoonCanadenseWS.gif

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)

GSCMem259BCws.gif

McLearn F. H. and Kindle E. M. 1950 GEOLOGY OF NORTHEASTERN BRITISH COLUMBIA Geol. Surv. Canada Memoir #259 wraps with small stamp, some exterior wear, contents vg with 236 pp., 8 plates, 16 figs. and pocket map.
                                                                                                              Price: $30.00                     (stock#GSCMem259)

GSCTP6214WS.gif

Norford B. S. 1962 ILLUSTRATIONS OF CANADIAN FOSSILS - CAMBRIAN, ORDOVICIAN AND SILURIAN OF THE WESTERN CORDILLERA Geol. Surv. Canada Tech. Paper 62-14 wraps light wear, vg, 25 pp., including 10 plates of fossils.                                                                                                  Price: $20.00                         (stock#GSCTP62-14)

CanadaCratonws.gif

Stott D. B. and Aitken J. D. (eds.) 1993 SEDIMENTARY COVER OF THE CRATON IN CANADA GSA and Geol. Surv. Canada, Geology of North America Vol. D-1 4to, pictorial cloth, light wear, vg, 826 pp., scores of figs, apparently lacking separate slip case of maps.                                                               Price: $60.00                      (stock#GSAD5)

GSCMemoirSteeprockWS.gif

Walcott C. D. 1912 THE GEOLOGY OF STEEPROCK LAKE, ONTARIO Geol. Surv. Canada Memoir #28 wraps, some wear at margins, contents vg, 23 pp., 2 plates.                                                Price: $25.00                        (stock#GSCMem28)

GSCMemoir148Windmerews.gif

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)

GSCMemoirAntigoshWS.gif

Williams M. Y. 1914 ARISAIG-ANTIGONISH DISTRICT, NOVA SCOTIA Geol. Surv. Canada Mem. #58 wps, ex-lib, light wear, vg, 173 pp., figs, map.                                                                   = Price: $40.00                         (stock#GSCM58)

FOREIGN GEOLOGY AND RELATED TOPICS

EuropeRotWS.gif

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)

SkanesfossilsWS.gif

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)

CambrianOrdoShellyFaunasSouthAmericaWS.gif

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.    

                                                                                                                       Price: $30.00                         (stock#SA22P)

StratBoundaryProblemsWS.gif

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)

BMNHMalayasianFaunaWS.gif

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)

PhillipsYorkshireWS.gif

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)

NZadriftWS.gif

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)

OsloOrdStratWS.gif

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)

EastIndiesUmbgroveWS.gif

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)

USGSB946DtungstenWS.gif

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)

GSASP154BritSilurianWS.gif

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

PPgoldcglWS.gif

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)

ASTMws.gif

ASTM 1965 INSTRUMENTS AND APPARATUS FOR SOIL AND ROCK MECHANICS 8vo, in decorated cloth, ownership name on free end paper else light wear, vg, 169 pp., figs.                        Price: $20.00                  (stock#GLAC20)

USGSB420FeldparsarchwpsWS.gif

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)

GSAMemOreTexturesWS.gif

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)

BlosscrystallographyWS.gif

Bloss F. D. 1961 AN INTRODUCTION TO THE METHODS OF OPTICAL CRYSTALLOGRAPHY 8vo, cloth boards with small worn area else light wear, contents with some penciled notations otherwise clean, 294 pp., scores of figs.                                                                                                                       Price: $20.00                               (stock#MIN09)

GemsCrystalsMineralsWS.gif

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)

USGSB530redcoverWS.gif

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)

USGSB20WS.gif

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)  

BrazilEnterpriseWS.gif

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)

EmmonsEcGeol2ndedWS.gif

Emmons W. H. 1940 THE PRINCIPLES OF ECONOMIC GEOLOGY [New York: McGraw-Hill, publisher] cloth with gilt title as issued, private bookplate and stamp else light wear and a very good copy of the 2nd edition. With 529 pp., scores of figs.                                                                                            Price: $25.00                              (stock#MC142)

GermanMineralinTabellan1874WS.gif

Groth P. 1874 TABELLARISCHE UBERSICHT DER EINFACHEN MINERALIEN NACH IHREN KRYSTALLOGRAPHISCH-CHEMISCHEN BEZIEHUNGEN 8vo, wraps loose or coming so, contents vg, 60 pp.    Price: $40.00            (stock#MIN58P)

HookerMineralogyWS.gif

Hooker W. 1865 MINERALOGY AND GEOLOGY small sized, boards loose, ex-lib with period book plate, contents vg with 360 pp., numerous woodcut figures.                                                  Price: $25.00                              (stock#MIN167)

AAPGCN25GallowayWS.gif

Jackson M. P. A. and Galloway W. E. 1984 STRUCTURAL AND DEPOSITIONAL STYLES OF GULF COAST TERTIARY CONTINENTAL MARGINS: APPLICATION TO HYDROCARBON EXPLORATION AAPG Course Notes #25 4to, wraps, light external wear, contents vg, 226 pp., scores of figs.                                      Price: $25.00                           (stock#AAPGCN25)

BeckOresUSCanws.gif

Kemp J. F. 1903 THE ORE DEPOSITS OF THE UNITED STATES AND CANADA in cloth as issued, some external wear, pencil notations on free end papers and paste downs, with period inscription from 1904 and 1906, contents vg with 479 pp., numerous figs, and period publishers advertisements at rear.        Price: $30.00                   (stock#MC179)

Kingpreciousmetalsfront.gif

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)

PP610goldWS.gif

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

                                                                                                                            Price: $35.00                        (stock#PP610)

CarbidesWS.gif

Kosolapova T. Ya.1971 CARBIDES – PROPERTIES, PRODUCTION AND APPLICATIONS Plenum Press, translated from original Russian, 8vo, cloth, dust jacket with some wear, contents vg with 298 pp., figs. Scarce.  

                                                                                                                Price: $30.00                                 (stock#MC98)

UraniumExposureHearings2volsWS.gif

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)

AAPGMem26ws.gif

Peyton C. E. (ed.) 1977 SEISMIC STRATIGRAPHY - APPLICATIONS TO HYDROCARBON EXPLORATION AAPG Memoir #26 cloth as issued, light+ wear signature on paste down else vg, 516 pp., scores of figs. The volume that is the landmark beginning of sequence stratigraphy.                                                   Price: $35.00                 (stock#AAPGM26)

TurqoisPogueWS.jpg

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)

USGSB620wrapsws.gif

Ransome F. L. et al. 1916 CONTRIBUTIONS TO ECONOMIC GEOLOGY (SHORT PAPERS AND PRELIMINARY REPORTS), 1915 PART I - METALS AND NONMETALS EXCEPT FUELS 1916 USGS BBull. #620 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.                                                      Price: $45.00                         (stock#USGSB620)

GSCTitaniumWS.gif

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)

GoldInCanadaWS.gif

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)

FluidInclusionWS.gif

Shepard T. et al. 1985 A PRACTICAL GUIDE TO FLUID INCLUSION STUDIES 8vo, dust jacket with some wear, former owner name on page fore edge (visible when book is closed) else vg, 239 pp., scores of figs.                

                                                                                                                          Price: $25.00                           (stock#MIN162)

USGSB914WS.gif

Short M. N. 1940 MICROSCOPIC DETERMINATION OF THE ORE MINERALS USGS Bull. #914 wraps with some wear, crossed out name, contents vg with 314 pp., 14 plts, 33 figs.                       Price: $20.00                    (stock#USGSB914)

SelenTelluriumWS.gif

Sindeeva N. D. 1964 MINERALOGY AND TYPES OF DEPOSITS OF SELENIUM AND TELLURIUM New York, Wiley & Sons, publ. 8vo, dust jacket with tears, ex-lib, contents proper vg, 363 pp., 89 figs.   Price: $25.00        (stock#MIN130)

FrenchMiningvol11WS.gif

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)

PP318BerylliumWS.gif

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)

USGSB777ws.gif

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

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

WSP187frozenseasonWS.gif

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)

ThermophilicOrganismsWS.gif

Brock T. D. 1978 THERMOPHILIC MICROORGANISMS AND LIFE AT HIGH TEMPERATURES 8vo, pictorial cloth, some external wear, ex-lib else contents vg, 465 pp., scores of figs.        Price: $30.00                         (stock#IP10P)

USGSB707ws.gif

Campbell M. R. 1922 GUIDEBOOK OF THE WESTERN UNITED STATES PART E. THE DENVER & RIO GRANDE WESTERN ROUTE USGS Bull. #707 no wraps, some wear but overall contents vg, 266 pp., 156 pp., 63 figs., and the 10+ map sheets.                                                                                         Price: $40.00                              (stock#USGSB707)

SEPMSP25WS.gif

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)

SEPMRS6WS.gif

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)

SEPMRS7WS.gif

Cys J. M. and Mazzullo S. J. 1978 DEPOSITIONAL PROCESSES IN ANCIENT CARBONATES SEPM Reprint Series #7 8vo, printed wraps with signature else light wear, vg, 235 pp., figs.             Price: $20.00              (stock#SEPMRS07)

FlintglacialtextWS.gif

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)

SEPMcoreworkshop3evaporatesWS.gif

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.                                                                                               Price: $25.00                  (stock#SED106P)  

SEPMSP47WS.gif

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)

RiverDischargeWS.gif

Hoyt J. C. and Grover N. C. 1930 RIVER DISCHARGE 8vo, cloth with some external wear, ownership signature inside front cover, and inside rear cover is a period anti-FDR sticker that says “NO THIRD TERM”. Otherwise contents are vg with 210 pp., figs, some maps.                                                               Price: $30.00                              (stock#HYDRO15)

GSApleistoceneoffprintsWS.gif

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.     

                                                                                                                 Price: $15.00                     (stock#GLAC47)

SEPMSP5WS.gif

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)

GeochemRedbookWS.gif

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)

GSAMem39WS.gif

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)

DesertLandformsWS.gif

Mabbut J. A. 1979 DESERT LANDFORMS vol. 2 of the “An Introduction to Geomorphology” series, 8vo, cloth, dust jacket with some wear, signature on free end paper else contents vg with 340 pp., 95 figs. A good reference for the processes and their results and interpretations that generate eolian landforms.     Price: $25.00                (stock#sed34)

LargeSpringsws.gif

Meinzer O. E. 1927 LARGE SPRINGS IN THE UNITED STATES USGS Water Supply Paper #557 front wrap with stamps, signature, overall light wear, contents vg, 94 pp., 17 plts, figs.                    Price: $25.00                            (stock#WSP557)

ContinentalRiftsNatoSympWS.gif

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.  Price: $25.00    (stock#TECT34)

xgtraterrestrial.gif

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.  
                                                                                                                 Price: $25.00                   (stock#SSG03)

Quaternary2volsWS.gif

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)

GeomorphMeasurementsWS.gif

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)

LithogenesisWS.gif

Strakhov N. M. 1967 PRINCIPLES OF LITHOGENESIS: VOLUME 1 translated from the orginal Russian, 8vo, cloth, dust jacket with some wear, contents vg, 245 pp., figs. Mostly focused on rock weathering processes and products from different climatic zones and environments, a classic text.                          Price: $30.00                     (stock#SED65)

RoyalSocGlacialSympWS.gif

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.
                                                                                                             Price: $20.00                                (stock#GLAC53)

USSRQuaternaryUMNpressWS.jpg

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.       

                                                                                                                    Price: $35.00                          (stock#EUR072)

WalksandTalksws.gif

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)

BIOGRAPHY, BIBLIOGRAPHY, HISTORY OF NATURAL SCIENCE

 

AND RELATED TOPICS

Agassiz18851st.gif

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.
                                                                                                            Price: $75.00                                  (stock#HST47)

DarwinALifews.gif

Bowlby J. 1990  CHARLES DARWIN – A NEW LIFE 8vo d/j, fine copy, 511 pp. figs.   Price: $25.00                   (stock#EV05)

GSAthoughtsideasWS.gif

Drake E. T. and Jordan W. M. 1985 GEOLOGISTS AND IDEAS: A HISTORY OF NORTH AMERICAN GEOLOGY GSA Centennial Special Vol. 1 4to, pictorial cloth, light wear, vg, 525 pp., scores of figs., and numerous papers the cover the evolution of geological thoughts, ideas and concepts in North America over the past 300 years.    

                                                                                                                    Price: $45.00                       (stock#GSA01)

EvoTheoryWS.gif

EVOLUTIONARY THEORY published by Dept. Biology, Unv. of Chicago, broken run of 32 issues covering vols. 1-6 (1976-1983) and consisting of: Vol. 1, issues #7-9; Vol. 2, issues 1-3; Vol. 3, issues 1-5; Vol. 4, issues 1-6; Vol. 5, issues 3-5; and Vol. 6, issues 1-6. Hard to find and chock full of articles and reports on evolutionary theory and biology.
                                                                                                                             Price: $100.00                    (stock#ETset)

DarwinbyDesmondWS.gif

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)

AntebellumSouthWS.gif

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)

GuyotWS.gif

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)

GGSimpsonCuriosityWS.gif

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)

ShalerBioWS.gif

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.      

                                                                                                                 Price: $25.00                             (stock#HST08)

CoastSurveyWS.gif

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)

RuffinWS.gif

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. 

                                                                                                            Price: $25.00                                     (stock#HST34)

HaydenYellowstoneWS.gif

Merrill M. D. (ed.) 1999 YELLOWSTONE AND THE GREAT WEST - JOURNALS, LETTERS AND IMAGES FROM THE 1871 HAYDEN EXPEDITION cloth, dust jacket with light wear, contents vg, 315 pp., figs.        Price: $25.00          (stock#HST115)

USGSB747setWS.gif

Nickles J. M. 1924 GEOLOGIC LITERATURE ON NORTH AMERICA, 1785-1918; PART I,  BIBLIOGRAPHY USGS Bull. #746, in cloth, ex-lib, vg with 658 pp.; with USGS Bull. #747 GEOLOGIC LITERATURE ON NORTH  AMERICA, 1785-1918; PART II, INDEX, 658 pp. A scarce set and the ultimate basic bibliographic index  for pre-1918 North American geology references.                                                                                         Price: $40.00                        (stock#USGSB746-747)

HDavyWS.gif

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.  

                                                                                                             Price: $25.00                                    (stockHST02)

StahlerEvolutionWS.gif

Strahler A. N. 1987 SCIENCE AND EARTH HISTORY – THE EVOLUTION/CREATION CONTROVERSY 4to, in pictorial cloth, light wear, vg clean copy with 552 pp., scores of figures.       Price: $30.00                           (stock#EVOL33P)