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Washington: Government Printing Office, 1898. 32 plates, some color. Does not have maps in rear. Cracked hinges; name stamp of former owner on enddprs and back of plates.,xxi 790, ix pp. Inserted is L.W. & G.L. Richards, "Geologic History at a Glance," wit 2 pages of text and two large fold out charts illustrating the Geologic "Hall of… Read more
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Some Postglacial Forests in Central And Eastern New York State As Determined by the Method of Pollen Analysis

by Cox, Donald D.

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Published
1959
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Albany: Univ. Of State of NY, State Education Dept., 1959. New York State Museum And Science Service Bulletin 377. December, 1959. 52 pp with charts.. First Edition. Buff Black Printed Card Covers. Very Good Plus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Waters of the Upper Peninsula of Michigan

by Lane, A. C.

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Published
1903
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Board of Geological Survey, 1903. Appears to be an extract from Board of Geological Survey, Annual Report for 1903, pp 113-167.. Stapled White Printed Covers. Very Good -. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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On the Bodily Tides of Viscous and Semi-Elastic Spheroids, and on the Ocean Tides Upon a Yielding Nucleus

by Darwin, G. H.

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Published
1879
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London: Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London, 1879. Part I, 1879. Extract from Philosophical Transactions, Part I, 1879 wth original printed covers. Slight crease down the middle; small faint spot on front cover. 35 pp. Sir George Howard Darwin, FRS (1845 -1912) English astronomer and mathematician, the second son of Charles Darwin. Studied tidal forces involving… Read more
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Southwest Museum Papers Number Eight. Gypsum Cave, Nevada. Report of the Second Sessions Expedition

by Harrington, Mark Raymond

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Published
1933
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Los Angeles, California: Southwest Museum, 1933. Color frontispiece. The Original Ediition, not a modern reprint. Plain hard card covers, spine covering removed. Contents tight, clean, bright. ix, 197 pp. 19 plates, extensive text illustrations, including color frontis. Inernally very good.. First Edition First Printing. Hard Cover. Good -. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" Tall. Ex-Library.
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Guide to the Geology of John Boyd Thacher Park (Indian Ladder region) and Vicinity

by Goldring, Winifred, State Paleontologist

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Published
1933
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Albany: University of the State of New York, 1933. NY State Museum Handbook 14. With maps and panorama view in pocket in rear. 112 pp with illustrations.. First Edition. Tan Pictorial Card Covers. Very Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
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West Rock to the Barndoor Hills. The Traprock Ridges of Connecticut

by Lee, Cara

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Published
1985
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CT Dept. Of Environmental Protection, 1985. Signed by author on title page. Vegetation of Connecticut Natural Areas No. 4. 60 pp with illustrations.. Signed by Author. First Edition Assumed. Buff Color Pctrl Covers. Very Good. Illus. by By the Author. Oblong 12 Mo. 7" H. x 8 3/4" W..
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The Bedrock Geology of the West Torrington Quadrangle. Quadrangle Report No. 17

by GATES, Robert M.; Charles W. Martin

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Published
1965
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State Geological and Natural History Survey, 1965. Initials stamped top of fc. iv, 40 pp with illustrations plus large folding color map in rear pocket.. Red Pctrl Printed Card Covers. Very Good Plus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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I AM RICH POTOSI The Mountain That Eats Men

by Ferry, Stephen

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1999
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Fine
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First Edition
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New York: The Monacelli Press, 1999. Inscribed by author on title page to photographer Shepard Sherbell: "Dear Shepard, to a fellow traveller in lands of great beauty and pain, with respect, Stephen Ferry." 155 pp predominantly of color photographs, plus color plates at beginnng and end, about the silver mines in Potosi, Bolivia. In excellent condition.. Inscribed By Author. First… Read more
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THE MESABI IRON-BEARING DISTRICT OF MINNESOTA

by Leith, Charles Kenneth

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Published
1903
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Washington: Government Printing Office, 1903. UNITED STATES GEOLOGICAL SURVEY MONOGRAPH XLIII. Large fold-out Geologic Map of the Mesabi District in pocket on rear cover. 316 pp plus list of Geological Survey publications. Many full page plates.. First Edition. Brown Gilt Dcrtd & Ltrd Cloth. Very Good Plus. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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THE GLACIAL GRAVELS OF MAINE AND THEIR ASSOCIATED DEPOSITS. USGS MONOGRAPHS VOL 34

by Stone, George H.

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Published
1899
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Washington: Government Printing Office, 1899. 499 pp plus 10 pages in rear on similar books. Color, BW Maps & Photo Plts, Flyleaf and two back pages loose, hinges broken. Original binding, no marks on binding. Minimal internal library marks.. First Edition. Brown Gilt Lettered Cloth. Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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Contributions to the Knowledge of the Older Mesozoic Flora of Virginia

by Fontaine, William Morris

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1883
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First Edition
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Washington: Government Printing Office, 1883. Bookplate of Malden Public Library, "Gift of Henry Cabot Lodge," not known if this is Lodge's signature. Monographs of the U.S. Geological Survey -- VOLUME VI. 144 pp with 49 tinted fp plates with facing descriptive page. Clean, tight ex-lib copy.. First Edition. Brown Gilt Lettered Cloth. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" -… Read more
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The Fauna of the Ripley Formation on Coon Creek, Tennessee

by Wade, Bruce

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Published
1926
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First Edition
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Washington: Government Printing Office, 1926. 272 pp with 72 plates. This appears to have been rebound in black gilt lettered cloth. Name and gift inscription top of title page. Text pages lightly age toned. Plates bright. US Geo, Survey in cooperation with Geol. Survey of Tennessee.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good Plus. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.… Read more
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Washington: Government Printing Office, 1907. United States Geological Survey Professional Papers 56-57 Bound in one volume, "HOUSE DOCUMENTS, VOL. 69." With many large folding color maps, extensive plates, charts. Minor edge wear. vi, 178, viii pp; x, 174, iv pp. Clean, tight volume.. First Edition Thus. 1/2 Reddish Lthr, Buckram Bds. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" -… Read more
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Geology of the Quicksilver Deposits of the Pacific Slope (No atlas)

by Becker, George F.

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Published
1888
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Washington: Government Printing Office, 1888. Color tinted map frontis. No Atlas. Other full page, double page, text maps, some in color. xix, 486 pp. Other plates and text illustrations. Front inside hinge broken, but binding tight. Minimal library marks. USGS Monograph Volume XIII. Mining of the metallic element mercury.. First Edition. Brown Gilt Lettered Cloth. Very Good -. 4to… Read more
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The Flora of the Amboy Clays. A posthumous work edited by Arthur Hollick

by Newberry, John Strong

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Published
1895
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Washington: Government Printing Office, 1895. U. S. Geological Survey Monograph Vol. XXVI. vi, 260 pp. With 58 full page plates in rear. In exceptionally condition. Proidence Atheneum stamp bottom of first title page and a few tiny date stamps, but clean, bright, tight copy. Slight edge wear top edges of binding.. First Edition Thus. Brown Gilt Lettered Cloth. Very… Read more
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MOLLUSCA AND CRUSTACEA OF THE MIOCENE FORMATIONS OF NEW JERSEY

by Whitfield, Robert Parr

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Published
1894
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Washington: Government Printing Office, 1894. U. S. Geological Survey Vol. XXIV. 195 pp. 24 full page pages. Clean copy for ex-lib. First two pages of advertisements loose, but otherwise tight. Split along top edge of spine. Paleontology of New Jersey.. First Edition. Brown Gilt Lettered Cloth. Good Plus. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" Tall. Ex-Library.
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Tertiary Rhynchophorous Coleoptera of the United States

by Scudder, Samuel Hubbard

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Published
1893
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Washington: Government Printing Office, 1893. In excellent condition with a couple of faint scuffed areas on binding. Small stamp on flyeaf "Reading Room. U. S." and date Sep 17 1894.; Providence Athenaeum stamp on bottom of first title page. Monographs of The United States Geological Survey, Volume XXI. ( 6 pages of listings of other publications, 6 preliminary pages,… Read more
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Einfluss des magnetischen Alterns bei Heuslerschen Legierungen auf spezifische Wärme und Dichte

by Hartman, Wilhelm

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Published
1915
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Near Fine
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First and Original Edition
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Marburg: Robert Roste, 1915. 47 pages with diagrams. Dissertation. Bound into a brown gilt lettered cloth binding. With U.S. Air Force Geophysics Lab stamp on endppr.. First and Original Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Washington: Government Printing Office, 1885. Brachiopoda : Monographs of the United States Geological Survey, volume IX. xx, 269 pp plus 35 full page plates in rear with facing descriptive page. Folding map in pocket. Clean, bright, ex-lib copy. Gasteropoda Volume published 1892, Monographs of the United States Geological Survey, volume XVIII. Clean bright exlib.; small tear top of spine,… Read more
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