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)
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)
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)
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)
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)
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)
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)
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)
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)
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)
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)
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)
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)
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)
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)
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)
GEOLOGICAL SURVEY OF CANADA MEMOIRS ON CLASSIC MINING DISTRICTS
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)
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)
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)
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)
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)
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)
MINING MINERALS AND PETROLEUM GEOLOGY
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)
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)
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)
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)
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)
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)
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)
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)
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)
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.
Price: $40.00 (stock#PP610)
Overstreet W. C. 1967 THE GEOLOGIC OCCURRENCE OF MONAZITE U. S. Geological Survey Professional Paper #530 wraps as issued, signature to wraps else light wear and a very good copy of Overstreet’s classic treatise with 327 pp., the 2 plates (folding maps showing global Monazite distribution) are lacking. Price: $25.00 (stock#PP530)
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)
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.
Price: $45.00 (stock#USGSB620)
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)
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)
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)
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)
Tiffany & Company 1889. A CATALOGUE OF PRECIOUS AND ORNAMENTAL STONES OF NORTH AMERICA EXHIBITED AT THE PARIS EXPOSITION, 1889 BY TIFFANY & CO. wps with stamps, some external wear, wraps want to come loose, contents vg, 32 pp. Supposedly authored by George Kunz, but I cannot verify that. It is however, scarce.
Price: $25.00 (stock#MIN190)
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)
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)
SEDIMENTOLOGY, GLACIAL GEOLOGY, HYDROLOGY
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)
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)
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)
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)
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)
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)
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)
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)
Raasch G. O. (ed.) 1961 ARCTIC GEOLOGY Unv. Toronto Press, two vols and map slip case complete. 8vo, some external wear, ex-lib, map case a bit beat up but maps are vg to fine, 1196 pp., plts, figs. maps. Scarce to find with map case. Price: $90.00 (stock#ARCT24)
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)
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)
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)
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)
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)
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)
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)
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)
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
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)
Bowlby J. 1990 CHARLES DARWIN – A NEW LIFE 8vo d/j, fine copy, 511 pp. figs. Price: $25.00 (stock#EV05)
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)
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)
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)
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)
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)
Nickles J. M. 1924 GEOLOGIC LITERATURE ON NORTH AMERICA, 1785-1918; PART I, BIBLIOGRAPHY USGS Bull. #746, 1169 pp., ex-lib in buckrum, bound with USGS Bull. #747 GEOLOGIC LITERATURE ON NORTH AMERICA, 1785-1918; PART II, INDEX, 658 pp. A scarce set and the ultimate bibliographic index for pre-1918 North American geology references. Price: $35.00 (stock#USGSB746-747)
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)
Bassler R. S. 1950 FAUNAL LISTS AND DESCRIPTIONS OF PALEOZOIC CORALS GSA Memoir #44 8vo, gilt cloth, light exterior wear, contents vg and clean with 315 pp. 20 plates of fossils. Price: $30.00 (stock#GSAM44)
Bate R. and Robinson E. (eds.) A STRATIGRAPHICAL INDEX OF BRITISH OSTRACODA Geol. Journal Special Issue #8 8vo, dust jacket worn ex-lib else contents vg with 538 pp., scores of specimen plates and range charts. A classic ostracod work and scarce. Price: $40.00 (stock#IPAR27)
Black C. C. and Dawson, M. R. (eds.) 1989 PAPERS ON FOSSIL RODENTS IN HONOR OF ALBERT ELMER WOOD LA County Nat. Hist. Museum 8vo cloth in original publishers shrink wrap and like new, with 192 pp., numerous figs. Price: $20.00 (stock#VPM160)
Bogvad R. and Rosenkrantz A. 1934 BEITRAGE ZUR KENNTNIS DER UNTEREN KREIDE OSTOGRONLANDS wps with presentation from author to Marshall Kay, light wear vg 26 pp., 5 plts of lower Cretaceous fossils including ammonites. Scarce. Price: $20.00 (stock#IPM134)
Branson E. B. and Mehl M. G. 1933 CONODONT STUDIES NUMBER TWO Unv. Missouri wps with corner tear, old tape on spine, contents vg, 90 pp., 12 plts. An important pioneering work in conodont studies. Price: $20.00 (stock#VPC42)
Camp C. L. and Welles S. P. 1956 TRIASSIC DICYNODONT REPTILES PART I THE NORTH AMERICAN GENUS PLACERIAS PART II TRIASSIC DICYNODONTS COMPARED Memoirs Unv. Calf. 13(4) small folio, wps, light wear vg to fine, clean unmarked copy, 93 pp., 4 plts, 62 figs. Price: $40.00 (stock#VPR10)
Case E. C. 1930 ON THE LOWER JAW OF BRACHYSUCHUS MEGLADON Unv. Michigan Cont. Paleont. 3(8), pp. 155-161, 5 plts, 8vo, no wps, spine neatly bound with archival tape, clean copy on the phytosaur Paleorhinus from the Triassic of West Texas. Price: $10.00 (stock#VPR24)
Clark W. B. 1891 CORRELATION PAPERS EOCENE USGS Bull. #83 wps with stamps else light wear, vg copy with 173 pp., 2 plts. Price: $30.00 (stock#USGSB83)
Colbert E. H. 1946 HYPSOGNATHUS, A TRIASSIC REPTILE FROM NEW JERSEY AMNH Bull. #68(5) wps, light wear, contents vg, 50 pp., 9 plates, 20 figs. Price: $25.00 (stock#AMNHB68-5)
Colbert E. H. 1947 STUDIES OF THE PHYTOSAURS MACHAEROPROSOPUS AND RUTIODON AMNH Bulletin 88(2) wraps with some external wear, contents vg, 43 pp., 7 plates, 12 figs. Price: $25.00 (stock#AMNHB88-2)
Colbert E. H. 1948 THE MAMMAL-LIKE REPTILE LYCAENOPS AMNH Bull. 89(6) wraps light wear contents vg, 52 pp., 8 plates, 24 figs. Price: $20.00 (stock#AMNHB89-6)
Colbert E. H. and Imbrie J. 1956 TRIASSIC METOPOSAURID AMPHIBIANS AMNH Bull. 110(6) wraps with light wear, contents vg, 54 pp., 4 plates, 20 figs. Price: $30.00 (stock#AMNHB110-6)
Cowper Reed F. R. 1929 TRIASSIC FAUNAS OF BRAZIL Monographias Serv. Geol. Mineral. Brasil #9 4to, wps with some wear, stamp, ex-lib, contents with some wear but overall vg, and in both English and Spanish. With 97 pp., 6 plates of fossils. Scarce. Price: $30.00 (stock#SA154)
Dinosauria. This is a bound volume of Proceedings of the United States National Museum that contains reports mostly on dinosaurs, with a few on fossil birds, other reptiles (i. e. Plesiosaurs by Williston; Dimetrodon by Gilmore; Basilosaurus by Lucas and more), and fossil mammals (By W. D. Matthew, Gidley and others). The volume is bound in cloth, from a private library, vg with clean contents.
The dinosaur content is as follows: Hay O. P. USNM Proc. #1660 ON THE SKULL AND BRAIN OF TRICERATOPS WITH NOTES ON THE BRAIN-CASES OF IGUANODON AND MEGALOSAURUS, 14 pp., 3 plts; Gilmore C. W. USNM Proc. #1666 OSTEOLOGY OF THE JURASSIC REPTILE CAMPTOSAURUS WITH A REVISION OF THE SPECIES OF THE GENUS, AND DESCRIPTIONS OF TWO NEW SPECIES, 108 pp., 14 plts, many figs, and much on Como Bluff; Gilmore C. W. NEW RESTORATION OF STEGOSAURUS USNM Proc. #2110, 3 pp., 1 plt, 1 fig; Gilmore C. W. ON THE FORE LIMB OF ALLOSAURUS USNM Proc. #2120, 13 pp., 7 figs; Gilmore C. W. OSTEOLOGY OF THESCELOSAURUS, AN ORTHOPODOUS DINOSAUR FROM THE LANCE FORMATION OF WYOMING USNM Proc. #2127, 25 pp., 4 plts, 20 figs; Gilmore C. W. THE TYPE OF THE JURASSIC REPTILE MOROSAURUS AGILIS REDESCRIBED WITH A NOTE ON CAMPTOSAURUS USNM Proc. #1519, 15 pp., 2 plts, 8 figs; Hay O. P. ON CERTAIN GENERA AND SPECIES OF CARNIVOROUS DINOSAURS, WITH SPECIAL REFERENCE TO CERATOSAURUS NASICORNIS MARSH USNM Proc. #1648, 15 pp., 4 figs; Gilmore C. W. THE MOUNTED SKELETON OF TRICERATOPS PRORSUS USNM Proc. #1426, 3 pp., 2 plts; Lucas F. A. A NEW DINOSAUR, STEGOSAURUS MARSHI, FROM THE LOWER CRETACEOUS OF SOUTH DAKOTA USNM Proc. #1224, 2 pp., 2 plts. Price: $100.00 (stock#VPR14)
Durham J. W. 1947 CORALS FROM THE GULF OF CALIFORNIA AND NORTH PACIFIC COAST OF NORTH AMERICA Geol. Soc. America Memoir # 20 cloth light wear, ex-lib with markings and labels else contents vg, 68 pp., 14 plts, 2 figs. Price: $25.00 (stock#GSAM20)
Foerste A. F. 1928 AMERICAN ARCTIC AND RELATED CEPHALOPODS offprint Dennison Unv. Bulletin wps with signature, some wear, short tears, contents vg with 109 pp., 28 plates, mostly on Paleozoic ammonoids and nautiloids. Scarce. Price: $25.00 (stock#IPM109)
Fontaine W. M. 1889 THE POTOMAC OR YOUNGER MESOZOIC FLORA USGS Monograph #15 two vols, in brown cloth as issued, each with some rubbing to extremities/fraying to spine ends, some exterior wear, ex-lib but contents vg with 377 pp. (text vol). 180 plts of fossil plants (plate vol.) Price: $100.00 (stock#USGSM15)
Fossil Invertebrates. This is a bound volume of Proceedings of the United States National Museum that contains reports on diverse invertebrates by many authors. Amongst the more notable contributions in the volume are: Walcott C. D. CAMBRIAN FAUNAS OF CHINA USNM Proc. #1458, 33 pp.; Shimer H. W. and Powers S. A NEW SPONGE FROM THE NEW JERSEY CRETACEOUS USNM Proc. #2019, 2 pp., 1 plt; Stanton T. W. A NEW CRETACEOUS RUDISTID FROM THE SAN FELIPE FORMATION OF NEW MEXICO USNM Proc. #2379, 2 pp., 2 plts; Woodring W. P. TERTIARY MOLLUSKS OF THE GENUS ORTHAULAX FROM THE REPUBLIC OF HAITI, PORTO RICO AND CUBA USNM Proc. #2491, 12 pp., 2 plts; Henderson J. NEW SPECIES OF CRETACEOUS INVERTEBRATES FROM NORTHERN COLORADO USNM Proc. #1611, 6 pp., 1 plt; Arnold R. DESCRIPTIONS OF NEW CRETACEOUS AND TERTIARY FOSSILS FROM THE SANTA CRUZ MOUNTAINS, CALIFORNIA USNM Proc. #1617, 45pp., 6plts; Arnold A. NEW AND CHARACTERISTIC SPECIES OF FOSSIL MOLLUSKS FROM THE OIL-BEARING TERTIARY FORMATIONS OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA USNM Proc. #1545, 22 pp., 14 plts; Dall W. H. A CONTRIBUTION TO THE INVERTEBRATE FAUNA OF THE OLIGOCENE BEDS OF FLINT RIVER GEORGIA USNM Proc. #2162, 38 pp., 6 plts; Mansfield W. C. MOLLUSKS FROM THE TYPE LOCALITY OF THE CHOCTAWHATCHEE MARL USNM Proc. #2169, 9 pp., 1 plt; Dall W. H. ON A BRACKISH WATER PLIOCENE FAUNA OF THE SOUTHERN COASTAL PLAIN USNM Proc. #2023, 13 pp., 3 plts; Bassler R. S. A STUDY OF THE JAMES TYPES OF ORDOVICIAN AND SILURIAN BRYOZOA USNM Proc. #1442, 66 pp., 7 plts; Bassler R. S. THE STRUCTURAL FEATURES OF THE BRYOZOAN GENUS HOMOTRYPA WITH DESCRIPTIONS OF SPECIES FROM THE CINCINNATIAN GROUP USNM Proc. #1323, 27 pp., 6 plts. Also, a number of reports on fossils insects are present, including several classic papers by Cockerell including EOCENE INSECTS FROM THE ROCKY MOUNTAINS, USNM Proc. #2313, 37 pp., 5 plts, 11 figs; SOME AMERICAN FOSSIL INSECTS USNM Proc. #2146, 17 pp., 1 plt, 9 figs; SOME FOSSIL INSECTS FROM FLORISSANT COLORADO USNM Proc. #1956, 5 pp., 1 plt, 3 figs; TWO FOSSIL INSECTS FROM FLORISSANT COLORADO WITH A DISCUSSION OF THE VENATION OF THE AESHNINE DRAGON-FLIES USNM Proc. #2000, 7 pp., 3 figs; BRITISH FOSSIL INSECTS USNM Proc. #2119, 31 pp., 6 plts, Wickham H. F. FOSSIL COLEOPTERA FROM FLORISSANT IN THE UNITED STATES NATIONAL MUSEUM USNM Proc. #1982 21 pp., 5 plts, and more.
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Gardiner J. 1939 NOTES ON FOSSILS FROM EOCENE OF THE GULF PROVINCE USGS Prof. Paper #193-B wps with signature and stamp else light wear, vg, 28 pp., 3 plts, 6 figs. Price: $15.00 (stock#PP193B)
Granger W. and Gregory W. K. 1936 FURTHER NOTES ON THE GIGANTIC EXTINCT RHINOCEROS, BALUCHITHERIUM FROM MONGOLIA AMNH Bull. 72(1) wraps light wear, contents vg, 73 pp., 4 plates, 47 figs.
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Gregory W. K. 1946 PAREIASAURS VERSUS PLACODONTS AS NEAR ANCESTORS TO THE TURTLES AMNH Bull. 86(6) wraps light wear, contents vg, 51 pp., 2 plates, 23 figs. Price: $20.00 (stock#AMNHB86-6)
Haas O. 1949 ACANTHOCERATID AMMONOIDEA FROM NEAR GREYBULL, WYOMING AMNH Bull. 93(1) wraps light wear, contents vg, 40 pp., 15 plates, 17 figs. Price; $25.00 (stock#AMNHB93-1)
Hatcher J. B. et al., 1907 THE CERATOPSIA USGS Monograph #49 4to, in congressional sheepskin binding, exterior with some wear, rubbing to bottom edges, front hinge tender but board holding, ex-lib with bookplate else contents clean and very good, with 198 pp., 48 plates, 2 maps. Also included and bound in Hollick A. 1907 THE CRETACEOUS FLORA OF SOUTHERN NEW YORK AND NEW ENGLAND USGS Monograph #50 with 129 pp., 40 plates. Scarce.
Price: $400.00 (stock#USGSM49-50)
Kindle E. M. 1909 THE DEVONIAN FAUNA OF OURAY LIMESTONE USGS Bull. #391 wps with stamp, light wear, vg, 60 pp. and 10 plts of fossils from Colorado Price: $20.00 (stock#USGSB391)
Knowlton F. H. 1916 CONTRIBUTIONS TO THE GEOLOGY AND PALEONTOLOGY OF SAN JUAN COUNTY, NEW MEXICO PART 4 FLORA OF THE FRUITLAND AND KIRTLAND FORMATIONS wraps light wear, vg, 27 pp., 7 plts of fossil plants. Price: $15.00 (stock#PP98S)
Lillegraven J. A. et al. 1981 EVOLUTIONARY RELATIONSHIPS OF MIDDLE EOCENE AND YOUNGER SPECIES OF CENTEDON (MAMMALIA: INSECTIVORA, GEOLABIDIDAE) WITH A DESCRIPTION OF THE DENTITION OF ANKYLODON (ADAPISORICIDAE) Unv WY Pubs. Vol. 45 4to, wps with some external wear contents vg, 115 pp., 55 figs. Price: $15.00 (stockVPM146)
Lockely M. and Hunt A. P. 1995 DINOSAUR TRACKS AND OTHER FOSSIL FOOTPRINTS OF THE WESTERN UNITED STATES cloth with dust jacket light wear contents vg, clean and unmarked with 338 pp., scores of figs and great sections on the Triassic Moenkopi and Triassic-Jurassic Chinle Formation and Glen Canyon Group.
Price: $30.00 (stock#VPT21)
Matthew W. D. 1898 FOSSIL MAMMALS OF THE TERTIARY OF NORTHEASTERN COLORADO AMNH Memoir Vol. 1, Part 7 royal 4to, in wraps, which are a bit tender else contents clean and vg, with 92 pp., 3 plates, 34 figs. Scarce.
Price: $60.00 (stock#VPM12)
Miller A. K. and Furnish W. M. 1940 PERMIAN AMMONOIDS OF THE GUADALUPE MOUNTAIN REGION AND ADJACENT AREAS GSA Special Paper #26 8vo, wraps with some signature and private ownership notations else light wear, contents vg with 242 pp., 44 plates Price: $35.00 (stock#GSASP26)
Miller A. K. et al. 1954 ORDOVOCIAN CEPHALOPODS FROM BAFFIN ISLAND GSA Memoir #62 8vo, gilt cloth, fine copy, 234 pp., 63 plates of fossils, 20 figures. Price: $30.00 (stock#GSAM62)
(Owen, Richard) American Journal of Science and Arts 1852, 2nd Series, Volume 14 (issues 40, 41, 42) in original wraps with some external wear, contents vg with diverse reports. Of special interest are: Richard Owen’s COMPARISON OF THE MODIFICATIONS OF THE OSSEOUS STRUCTURE OF THE MEGATHERIUM WITH THAT IN OTHER KNOWN EXISTING AND EXTINCT SPECIES OF THE CLASS MAMMALIA pp. 91-96; ON CORAL REEFS AND ISLANDS By J. D. Dana (several reports present in the three issues); and more. Scarce. Price: $30.00 (stock#AJS2-14)
Petrunkevitch A. 1953 PALEOZOIC AND MESOZOIC ARACHNIDA OF EUROPE GSA Memoir #53 cloth, ex-lib with label remnant on board and spine else light wear, vg, 128 pp., 58 plates. Price: $35.00 (stock#GSAMem53)
Pilgrim G. E. 1937 SIWALIK ANTELOPES AND OXEN IN THE AMERICAN MUSEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY AMNH Bull. 72(7) wraps with light wear, contents vg, 155 pp, 81 figs. Price: $20.00 (stock#AMNHB72-7)
Prantl F. 1938 LOWER TURONIAN BRYZOA FROM PREDBOJ royal 4to wps with some wear, stamp, contents vg, pages unopened with 71 pp., 2 plates. Price: $20.00 (stock#IPA82)
Reeside J. B. Jr. and Knowlton F. H. 1924 UPPER CRETACEOUS AND TERTIARY FORMATIONS OF THE WESTERN PART OF THE SAN JUAN BASIN COLORADO AND NEW MEXICO AND FLORA OF THE ANIMAS FORMATION USGS Prof. Paper #134 wraps with corner tear, private ownership stamp, some external wear, contents vg with 117 pp., 19 plts. 5 figs. One of the key historical references in defining the K-T boundary in the San Juan basin.
Price: $25.00 (stock#PP134)
Romer A. S. Two (2) MCZ Bulletins on Paleozoic vertebrates, both with signature, notation wp, one wrap with short tear otherwise vg. They are: (1) THE BRAINCASE OF THE PALEOZOIC ELASMOBRANCH TAIMIOBATIS MCZ Bull. 131(4), 19 pp., 1 plt, 4 figs; and (2) THE SKELETON OF THE LOWER CARBONIFEROUS LABYRINTHODONT PHOLIDOGASTER PISCIFORMIS MCZ Bull. 131(6), 31 pp., 1 plt, 6 figs. Price: $15.00 (stock#RomerVP10)
Romer A. S. and Lewis A. D. 1963 THE CHANARES (ARGENTINA) TRIASSIC REPTILE FAUNA. XIX. POSTCRANIAL MATERIALS OF THE CYNODONTS PROBELESODON AND PROBAINOGNATHUS Brevoria #407 title wps with smudge, notation else light wear vg, 26 pp., 17 figs. Price: $10.00 (stock#VPR162)
Ruedemann R. 1904-1908 GRAPTOLITES OF NEW YORK NY State Museum Memoir #7/11 royal 4to, original cloth, Vol. 1 with some external wear, light soiling to boards, inner hinge with repair, mild ex-lib with small stamp, contents vg.; Vol. 2 with some external wear, ownership signatures on blank fly, hinges weak but holding, ex-lib, contents vg. Volume 1 with 351 pp., 17 plates, 105 figs; Volume 2 with 583 pp., 31 plates, 482 figs. One of the early, definitive monographs on fossil graptolites with beautiful plates. Price: $100.00 (stock#NYgrapset)
Santapau H. (ed.) 1969 J. SEN MEMORIAL VOLUME published by Botanical Soc. of Bengal 8vo, dust jacket with some wear, overall light wear to contents, vg, 498 pp., scattered plates and figs. Contains diverse paleobotany reports, ranging from pollen and spores to macroscopic taxa, groups, and floras. Scarce. Price: $50.00 (stock#PB71)
Schultz C. B. and Falkenback C. H. 1947 MERYCHYINAE, A SUBFAMILY OF OREODONTS AMNH Bull. 88(4) wraps light wear, contents vg, 136 pp., 17 figs. Price: $25.00 (stock#AMNHB88-4)
Schultz C. B. and Falkenbach C. H. 1954 MINIOCHOERINAE AND OREONETINAE, TWO NEW SUBFAMILIES OF OREODONTS AMNH Bulletin 109(4) wraps with light wear, contents vg, 109 pp., 12 figs.
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Smith G. R. and Friedland N. E. 1975 STUDIES ON CENOZOIC PALEONTOLOGY AND STRATIGRAPHY Unv Mich Claude W. Hibbard Memorial Vol. 3 wps with stamp, notation else light wear vg, 143 pp., scores of figs on various fossil mammal faunas. Price: $20.00 (VPM144)
Stanley E. A. 1965 UPPER CRETACEOUS AND PALEOCENE PLANT MICROFOSSILS AND PALEOCENE DINOFLAGELLATES AND HYSTRICHOPHAERIDS FROM NORTHWESTERN SOUTH DAKOTA BUll. American Paleontol #222 wps with stamp and signature else light wear vg 384 pp., 31 plts, 3 figs. Price: $20.00 (stock#PB88)
Stanley G. D. and Teichert C. 1976 LAMELLORTHOCERATIDS (CEPHALOPODA, ORTHOCEROIDEA) FROM THE LOWER DEVONIAN OF NEW YORK Unv. Kansas Cont. Paleont. Paper 86 wps light wear vg 14 pp., 2 plts, 2 figs.
Price: $10.00 (stock#IPM86)
Stanton T. W. 1947 STUDIES OF COMANCHE PELECYPODS AND GASTROPODS USGS Prof. Paper #211 wps, light wear, vg, 256 pp., 67 fossil plts, 1 fig., mostly on fossils from Texas and adjacent States.
Price: $25.00 (stock#PP211)
Sutherland P. K. 1958 CARBONIFEROUS STRATIGRAPHY AND RUGOSE CORAL FAUNAS OF BRITISH COLUMBA Geol. Surv. Canada Memoir #295 wps, ex-lib else light wear vg 177 pp., 33 plts, 4 figs.
Price: $25.00 (stock#GSCM295)
Vaughn T. W. 1900 THE EOCENE AND LOWER OLIGOCENE CORAL FAUNAS OF THE UNITED STATES WITH DESCRIPTION OF A FEW DOUBTFUL CRETACEOUS SPECIES USGS Monograph #39 in brown cloth as issued, spine ends/corners rubbed with small gutter tear to spine at base, bookplate on pastedown else contents clean and vg, 207 pp., 24 plts of fossils. Price: $50.00 (stock#USGSM039)
Vermeij G. F. 1987 EVOLUTION AND ESCALATION Princeton Unv. Press cloth light wear vg, 527 pp., figs.
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Ward L. F. 1885 SKETCH OF PALEOBOTANY from USGS 5th Ann Rpt, 4to partly disbound else very good with 94 pp., 3 plates. Perhaps one of the most useful summaries of the history of Paleobotany and fossil plant studies (up until 1885) with synopsis of the then-current thought on evolution of the plants. Very scarce, and with nice phylogentic diagrams illustrating evolutionary trends. Price: $20.00 (stock#PB030)
Ward L. F. 1889 THE GEOGRAPHICAL DISTRIBUTION OF FOSSIL PLANTS from 8th USGS Annual Rpt, 4to, cloth tape on spine, vg. With 297 pp., 1 plt. Price: $25.00 (stock#PB35)
Ward L. F. 1899 THE CRETACEOUS FORMATION OF THE BLACK HILLS AS INDICATED BY THE FOSSIL PLANTS from 19th USGS Ann. Rpt 4to, archival tape on spine else vg with 423 pp., 117 plts of fossil plants.
Price: $30.00 (stock#PB32)
White C. A. 1883 A REVIEW OF THE NON-MARINE FOSSIL MOLLUSCA OF NORTH AMERICA from from USGS 3rd Annual Report. 4to, cloth tape to spine, light wear, light occasional foxing else very good, 147 pp., 32 plates of fossils. . Price: $20.00 (stock#Nwhite3rd)
White D. 1942 LOWER PENNSYLVANIAN SPECIES OF MARIOPTERIS, EREMOPTERIS DIPLOTHMEMA, AND ANEIMITES FROM THE APPALACHIAN REGION USGS Prof. Paper #197-C wps, ex-lib, vg, 57 pp. plts, figs.
Price: $15.00 (stock#PP197C)
Williams H. S. 1932 SURVIVAL OF THE FITTEST 8vo,colored frontis, light stain to bottom page edges (visible when book is closed, doesn’t affect page surfaces) else light wear, vg, 321 pp., scores of figs. including art work by the author as plates and figs. Price: $30.00 (stock#EVOL16)
Woodring W. P 1938 LOWER PLIOCENE MOLLUSKS AND ECHINOIDS FROM THE LOS ANGELES BASIN CALIFORNIA USGS Prof. Paper #190 wps with notation else light wear, contents vg with 67 pp., 9 fossil plts, 2 figs.
Price: $30.00 (stock#PP190)
Yochelson E. L. 1958 PERMIAN GASTROPODA OF THE SOUTHWESTERN UNITED STATES PART 2. PLEUROTO-MARIACEA, PORTLOCKIELLIDAE, PHYMATOPLEURIDAE, AND EOTOMARIIDAE AMNH Bulletin 114(2) wraps light wear, vg, 93 pp., 11 plates, 17 figs. Price: $20.00 (stock#AMNHB114-2)
Broom R. 1915 CATALOGUE OF TYPES AND FIGURED SPECIMENS OF FOSSIL VERTEBRATES IN THE AMERICAN MUSEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY PART II – PERMIAN, TRIASSIC AND JURASSIC REPTILES OF SOUTH AFRICA AMNH Bull. 25-2 wraps, light wear, pages unopened, 59 pp., 49 figs, folding map. Scarce.
Price: $30.00 (stock#AMNHB25-2)
Boonstra L. D. 1936 THE CRANIAL MORPHOLOGY OF SOME TITANOSUCHID DEINOCEPHALIANS AMNH Bull. 72(3) wraps light wear, vg copy, 17 pp., 9 plates, 11 figs. Price: $20.00 (stock#AMNHB72-3)
Wood H. E. 1934 REVISION OF THE HYRACHYIDAE AMNH Bull. 77-5 wraps, light wear, pages unopened, 115 pp., 5 plates, 51 figs. Price: $25.00 (stock#AMNHBB77-5)