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PHILIPS SCRIPTURE ATLAS.

by Hughes, William, F.R.G.S.

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Published
[1870-79].
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Good
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$50.00

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New York: Thomas Nelson & Sons, [1870-79]., [1870-79].. Good. - 16mo, 5-1/2 inches high by 3-3/4 inches wide. Original pictorial yellow wraps bound into three-quarter gilt-ruled red calf & red cloth, titled and decorated in gilt between gilt-decorated raised bands on the spine. Marbled endpapers. The leather is rubbed & scuffed. The covers are lightly rubbed with… Read more
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FINE ANTIQUE MAPS & ATLASES. Catalog 3.

by Cohen & Taliaferro.

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Published
[2000s].
Condition
Fine
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$20.00

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(New York): Cohen & Taliaferro, circa [2000s]., [2000s].. Fine. - Small quarto [9-1/2 inches high by 6-3/4 inches wide], softcover bound in color pictorial wraps. The corners of the front wrap are very slightly creased. Unpaginated. Profuse color illustrations. Fine. Sale catalog issued by Cohen & Taliaferro of New York City. Sixty-four antique maps and atlases are illustrated… Read more
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LANDSCAPE As Developed by the Processes of Normal Erosion.

by Cotton, C. A.

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Blue Mountain Books & Manuscripts, Ltd.
Published
(1948).
Condition
Very good
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$15.00

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Christchurch, New Zealand: Whitcombe and Tombs Limited, (1948)., (1948).. Very good. - Octavo, blue cloth in a dust wrapper. The cloth of the covers is slightly bubbled along the spine. The dust jacket is soiled & chipped with a tiny piece out of the midsection of its spine & with some creasing to its edges. [xii], & 509… Read more
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TOPOLOGY. Translated from the German by Siegfried Moran.

by Schubert, Horst.

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Published
(1968).
Condition
Very good
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$15.00

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Boston, MA: Allyn and Bacon, Inc., (1968)., (1968).. Very good. - Octavo, dark blue cloth titled in gilt on the spine. The binding is lightly rubbed & bumped. 358 pages. Illustrated with mathematical formulas & diagrams. The fore-edge is lightly soiled. Very good. <p>First American edition.
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AUTOGRAPH LETTER TO JAMES B. POND OF THE POND LECTURE BUREAU SIGNED BY PRESIDENT OF THE AMERICAN GEOGRAPHICAL SOCIETY JOHN GREENOUGH.

by Greenough, John. (1846-1934). President of the American Geographical Society 1916-1925, Honorary President 1925-1934.

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Blue Mountain Books & Manuscripts, Ltd.
Published
[1919].
Condition
Very good
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$25.00

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[New York]: December 12, [1919]., [1919].. Very good. - Letter penned in black ink & filling one side of a 6-7/8 inch high by 4-1/2 inch wide sheet of light gray note paper. Signed "John Greenough". There is a hole punched in the top left corner of the note paper with a small piece out of the top… Read more
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DAR ES SALAAM, THE PORT AND ITS TRIBUTARY AREA. (Cover title).

by Hance, William A.; and van Dongen, Irene S.

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Published
1958.
Condition
Very good
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Association of American Geographers, 1958., 1958.. Very good. INSCRIBED AND SIGNED WITH HER INITIALS BY IRENE S. VAN DONGEN - Small quarto [approximately 10-1/4 inches high by 7-1/2 inches wide] softcover bound in printed cream wrappers. The wraps are foxed with some tiny gray marks to the rear wrap. Pages 419-435, including inside rear wrap. Illustrated in black… Read more
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PICTURE ATLAS OF THE ARCTIC.

by Thoren, Ragnar, Captain, Royal Swedish Navy (Retired).

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Blue Mountain Books & Manuscripts, Ltd.
Published
1969.
Condition
Very good
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$25.00

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Amsterdam/London/New York: Elsevier Publishing Company, 1969., 1969.. Very good. - Quarto [approximately 11-3/4 inches high by 9-3/8 inches wide], blue buckram in a dust wrapper. The top corner of the rear cover is lightly creased. The dust jacket is lightly chipped with a few small creases & its spine is slightly faded. xii & 449 pages. Profuse black-and-white… Read more
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THE ARCTIC YEAR.

by Freuchen, Peter; and Salomonsen, Finn.

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Blue Mountain Books & Manuscripts, Ltd.
Published
(1958).
Condition
Very good
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$10.00

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New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, (1958)., (1958).. Very good. - Octavo, dark green cloth with a vignette of a polar bear in white on the front cover. There is some light rubbing to the binding with a small area of spotting to the front cover. Half-title, title, [2] leaves & 438 pages. Illustrated with black-and-white drawings, including… Read more
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WINTER IN FINLAND

by Mead, W. R.; and Smeds, Helmer

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Blue Mountain Books & Manuscripts, Ltd.
Published
(1967).
Condition
Good
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$10.00

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London: Hugh Evelyn, (1967).. (1967).. Good. - Octavo, cloth in a dust wrapper. The dust jacket is rubbed & lightly chipped with its flaps slightly darkened. 144 pages. There is a previous owner's blind stamp on the front endpaper. Black-and-white photographic illustrations, maps and diagrams. Very good in a good dust wrapper. <p>First edition.<p> A study of the sub-arctic climate… Read more
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Amsterdam/Brussels: Elsevier, 1968.. 1968.. Very good. - Small folio, 16-1/4 inches high by 11 inches wide. Hardcover in dust jacket. Bound in light gray buckram titled in gilt with decorations in white & gilt on the spine & with a device stamped in white & gilt on the front cover, in a pictorial dust wrapper. The top & bottom edges… Read more
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$35.00
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SURTSEY (Evolution of Life on a Volcanic Island)

by Fridriksson, Sturla

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Blue Mountain Books & Manuscripts, Ltd.
Published
(1975).
Condition
Very good
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$15.00

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New York/Toronto: John Wiley & Sons, (1975).. (1975).. Very good. - Quarto, cloth, in a dust wrapper. The dust jacket is lightly rubbed & the front panel is soiled & spotted. [x] & 198 pages. Illustrated in black & white & color. Near fine in a good dust wrapper. <p>First edition.
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BUCKINGHAMSHIRE

by Uttley, Alison

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Published
(1950).
Condition
Good
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$10.00

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London: Robert Hale Limited, (1950).. (1950).. Good. - Octavo, green cloth. The binding is lightly bumped with some light spotting to the front cover & soiling to the rear cover. The bottom edge of the rear cover & the tail of the spine are dampstained. xxvi & 415 pages. Illustrated in black & white with a folding map & full-page… Read more
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EAST LONDON: The East and North-East Boroughs of London and Greater London

by Sinclair, Robert

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Blue Mountain Books & Manuscripts, Ltd.
Published
(1950).
Condition
Good
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$15.00

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London: Robert Hale Limited, (1950).. (1950).. Good. - Octavo, green cloth. The binding is bumped with some light spotting to the covers. xiv, [ii] & pages 17-416. Illustrated in black & white with maps & full-page photographic illustrations. The contents are very good. <p>First edition. Review copy sent to the American Geographical Society with the publisher's printed note laid in.… Read more
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[Ann Arbor, MI]: American Meteorological Journal, 1891., 1891.. Good. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed brown wrappers. The spine & extremities are darkened with pieces out of the head & tail of the spine. There are small pieces out of the corners of the wraps & the bottom edge of the front wrap is chipped. Pages [147]-158 and… Read more
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BARRIER ISLANDS / From the Gulf of St. Lawrence to the Gulf of Mexico

by Leatherman, Stephen P.; editor

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Blue Mountain Books & Manuscripts, Ltd.
Published
1979.
Condition
Very good
ISBN
9780124402607
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$50.00

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New York: Academic Press, 1979.. 1979.. Very good. - Octavo, gray cloth titled in red on the front cover & spine. The covers are very lightly bumped. xiv & 325 pages. There are few tiny stains to the front edge of the front endpaper. Illustrated in black & white with maps, diagrams, graphs & photographic illustrations. Very good. <p>First edition.… Read more
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FINLAND AND ITS GEOGRAPHY. An American Geographical Society Handbook

by Platt, Raye R.; editor

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Published
(1955).
Condition
Good
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$10.00

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New York: Duell, Sloan and Pierce / Boston: Little, Brown and Company, (1955).. (1955).. Good. - Large octavo, teal cloth. The binding is lightly bumped with a tiny stain to the rear cover and the spine & extremities are faded. xxv & 510 pages. The book is lightly cracked at the half-title. Black-and-white photographic illustrations & maps. Good. <p>First edition.… Read more
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(Napoli: R. Accademia delle Scienze Fisiche e Matematiche di Napoli, 1865).. 1865).. Good. - Quarto [12 inches high by 9 inches wide], softcover, printed self-wraps. 10 pages. There is a piece out of the top corner of each leaf & the bottom corners are bumped. There is light creasing to the leaves with a horizontal crease to each leaf where… Read more
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$125.00
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THE GEOGRAPHICAL REVIEW. October, 1961

by Fairchild, Wilma B.; editor

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Published
1961.
Condition
Very good
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$15.00

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New York: The American Geographical Society of New York, 1961.. 1961.. Very good. - Large octavo, softcover bound in printed gray wraps. The spine is darkened. There is a light crease to the front wrap. The rear wrap is lightly bumped with some light creasing & with a short tear to its front edge. [ii] & pages [469]-612. Black-and-white illustrations… Read more
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New York: American Geographical Society, June 1962.. June 1962.. Very good. - Quarto, 11 inches high by 8-3/4 inches wide. Softcovers bound in printed gray wraps titled in black on the front cover and titled red felt pen on the spine by a previous owner. The wraps are soiled with the spine and the extremities slightly darkened with a small… Read more
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$75.00
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THE ARCTIC FRONTIER

by Macdonald, R. St. J.; editor

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Blue Mountain Books & Manuscripts, Ltd.
Published
(1966).
Condition
Fine
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$10.00

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University of Toronto Press, (1966).. (1966).. Fine. - Octavo, cloth, in a price-clipped dust wrapper. The covers are very slightly bumped & the dust jacket is lightly soiled & chipped with its spine & extremities slightly darkened & a small stain to the front panel. [ix] & 311 pages. Illustrated with black-and-white maps. Near fine in a good dust wrapper.… Read more
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