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Department of Geology and Natural History: Fifteenth Annual Report

By Thompson, Maurice

Indianapolis. Indianapolis: Wm. B. Burford. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1886. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Cover surfaces show signs of minor surface insect nibbling, rubbing, and staining. Binding is tight, pages are clean and slightly yellowed. . Author was somewhat of a Leonardo da Vinci. He was a successful soldier, civil engineer, naturalist, geologist, lawyer, legislator, poet, novelist, editor, and literary critic. His most famous work is probably the historical novel Alice of Old Vincennes. He was also state geologist for Indiana for a five year period, during which this volume was produced. Thompson wrote several of the articles himself. Relatively long articles deal with the geology of Tippecanoe County, Henry County, Washington County, Clinton County and Benton County, The Wabash Arch, the Origin of the Indiana Flora, The Pre-Historic Race in Indiana, and Natural Gas. Includes an index. Laid in is a typwritten poem by Jim Harned entitled "A Soliloquy of the Ohio River" dated 8/9/30. On the verso of this page is a detailed hand-sketched diagram of the geology of "Typical oil structure, Shrewsberry Ky. , Nash Farm, South of W. Ky. Fault." . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 359 pages. C5 .

$40.00

Minerals of Indiana  Indiana Department of Conservation Geological Survey,  No. 18
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Minerals of Indiana Indiana Department of Conservation Geological Survey, No. 18

By Erd, Richard C. & Seymour S. Greenberg

Indiana Department of Conservation. Fine. 2013. 1st Edition. Paperback. No defects, As New. Side-stapled card covers. This is the first edition, published in 1960. It is not a reprint. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 74 pages. U4 .

$21.50

Environmental Geomorphology: a Proceedings Volume of the First Annual  Geomorphology Symposia Series, Held At Binghamton, New York, October  16-17, 1970
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Environmental Geomorphology: a Proceedings Volume of the First Annual Geomorphology Symposia Series, Held At Binghamton, New York, October 16-17, 1970

By Coates, Donald R.

Publications in Geomorphology. Near Fine with no dust jacket. 1971. 1st Edition. Softcover. Card covers are a little rubbed at extremities, owner name penned to half-title page, no other defects. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. . Fourteen papers on aspects of the general topic, two indexes. . Trade PB. 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 262 pages. T5 .

$25.00

Geology of Africa
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Geology of Africa

By Furon, Raymond

Hafner Publishing Company. Fine. 1963. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Tiny bump to tope corner of front cover, no other defects. Pages are clean and crisp, the binding is tight and square; book appears unread. Lacking the dust jacket. . Classic work, translated from the French. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 377 pages. K4 .

$25.00

Geometry of Sandstone Bodies
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Geometry of Sandstone Bodies

By Peterson, James A.

Tulsa, OK. Tulsa, OK: American Association of Petroleum Geologists. Very Good+ with no dust jacket. 1961. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Spine is a bit faded, some fading and light stains to blue cloth covers. Unobtrusive owner name stamp to top edge of first endpaper. . Proceedings of a Symposium, mostly presented before the Association at its forty-fifth annual meeting, Atlantic City, NJ, April 25-28, 1960. Includes 14 scholarly papers, illustrated with drawings, photos, maps and diagrams. Printed on coated paper. Pages are crisp and tight, book appears unread. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 240 pages. M2 .

$21.50

The Rediscovery of Cup Butte
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The Rediscovery of Cup Butte

By Ives, Ronald L.

The Scientific Monthly. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1947. Pamphlet. Light reading creased to covers and pages. This is a stapled booklet with light tan paper covers, pages printed on coated paper, reprinted from The Scientific Monthly, Vol. LXIV, No. 1, January, 1947. . "Cup Butte ... Is one of the most nearly perfect known examples of a looped bar." Supposedly located in Utah in the Salt Lake Desert, it was described by G. K. Gilbert in 1890. This article describes the author's search for Cup Butte and what he found. Illustrated with drawings, maps, and photos. The geology of Cup Butte is described in detail. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 8 pages. L6 .

$22.50

New Permian Crinoid Fauna From Southern Nevada
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New Permian Crinoid Fauna From Southern Nevada

By Lane, N. Gary & G. D. Webster

University of California Press. Very Good+ with no dust jacket. 1966. 1st Edition. Softcover. Card covers are a little soiled and dinged, two ownership stamps to front cover, no other defects. Pages are clean and crisp, the binding is tight and square; book appears unread. . Illustrated with 13 photographic plates, each with many individual figures. . University of California Publications in Geological Sciences Volume 63 Series. 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 87 pages. J5 .

$40.00

Late Pleistocene History of Northeastern New England and Adjacent Quebec:   Special Paper 197
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Late Pleistocene History of Northeastern New England and Adjacent Quebec: Special Paper 197

By Borns, Harold W.

Geological Society of America. Near Fine. 1985. Paperback. Owner name written on half-title page, edges of card covers a little rubbed, no other defects. Pages are clean and crisp, the binding is tight and square; book appears unread. . Thirteen scholarly papers treat aspects of the general subject. Maps, diagrams, extensive bibliographies. . Trade PB. 4to 11" - 13" tall. 159 pages. H2 .

$45.00

Quaternary Landscapes in Iowa
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Quaternary Landscapes in Iowa

By Ruhe, Robert V

Iowa State University Press. Near Fine. 1969. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Owner name penned to first endpaper and half-title page, no other defects. Pages are clean and crisp, the binding is tight and square; book appears unread. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 255 pages. H2 .

$40.00

Glacial Geomorphology
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Glacial Geomorphology

By Coates, Donald R. , Ed.

Buffalo NY. Buffalo NY: State University of New York. Very Good+. 1974. 1st Edition. Hardcover. A few light marks to boards, light soil. Owner name on first endpaper, no other defects. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. . Proceedings of the Fifth Annual Geomorphology Symposia Series, Sept. 26-28, 1974. Fifteen papers address aspects of the general topic. Two errata sheets are lain in. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 398 pages. H1 .

$21.50

Landslides and Related Phenomena;  A Study of Mass-Movements of Soil and  Rock
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Landslides and Related Phenomena; A Study of Mass-Movements of Soil and Rock

By Sharpe, C. F. Stewart

Cooper Square Publications. Fine. 1968. Hardcover. Cloth covers are just a little rubbed at corners, no other defects. Pages are clean and crisp, the binding is tight and square; book appears unread. Bound in green cloth with gilt titles to spine. Printed on coated paper, includes 9 plates, 16 figures. Bibliography, index. . A handsome copy. . Columbia Geomorphic Studies Series. 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 137 pages. G5 .

$30.00

Pioneer Saturn; Reprinted from Journal of Geophysical Research, Volume 85,  Number A11, Nov. 1, 1980. Reprinted from Journal of Geophysical Research  85 (1980)
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Pioneer Saturn; Reprinted from Journal of Geophysical Research, Volume 85, Number A11, Nov. 1, 1980. Reprinted from Journal of Geophysical Research 85 (1980)

By Northrop, T. G. & A. G. Opp & J. H. Wolfe, et al

American Geophysical Union. Very Good. 1980. Softcover. Date stamps on two pages, some short tears with associated creasing to last few pages. Two short tears to the back cover are taped. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. . Thirty-two papers address aspects of the data produced by the Pioneer II spacecraft (later named Pioneer Saturn). Analyses and interpretation of the data. Includes graphs, charts, figures. . 4to 11" - 13" tall. 307 pages. E7 .

$60.00

Glacial and Fluvioglacial Landforms
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Glacial and Fluvioglacial Landforms

By Price, Robert J

Hafner Publishing Company. Very Good+ with no dust jacket. 1973. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Glossy pictorial boards are a bit dinged and rubbed, owner name written on first endpaper, no other defects. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. . Printed on coated paper. Better read this before there are no more glaciers to observe! . Geomorphology texts Series. Small 4to 9" - 11" tall. 242 pages. L7 .

$35.00

Avalanche Formation, Movement and Effects (IAHS Publication No. 162)
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Avalanche Formation, Movement and Effects (IAHS Publication No. 162)

By Salm, Bruno & Hansueli Gubler, Eds.

IAHS Press. Very Good+ with no dust jacket. 1987. 1st Edition. Softcover. Faint spine crease. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. . A major collection of 61 papers on various aspects of the general subject. Proceedings of a Symposium organized by the Swiss Federal Institute for Snow and Avalanche Research held 14-19 September, 1986. A major contribution to the research literature. . Trade PB. Small 4to 9" - 11" tall. 686 pages. K7 .

$65.00

The Indiana Water Resource: Availability, Uses, and Needs
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The Indiana Water Resource: Availability, Uses, and Needs

By Clark, G. Douglas, Ed.

Indianapolis. Indianapolis: Indiana Department of Natural Resources. Fine with no dust jacket. 1980. 1st Edition. Hardcover. No defects. Pages are crisp, tight, book appears unread. . Report of the Governor's Water Resource Study. "The Report contains an assessment of water availability and quality in Indiana and of the nature, extent, and magnitude of excess water conditions; an inventory of existing water resource development and uses and projections of future uses and needs for all purposes; and a summary of existing laws (including water rights) , policies, and progams." Includes 259 figures, Glossary, appendices. . 4to 11" - 13" tall. 508 pages. U6 .

$30.00

Endellite Deposits in Gardner Mine Ridge, Lawrence County, Indiana
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Endellite Deposits in Gardner Mine Ridge, Lawrence County, Indiana

By Callaghan, Eugene

Bloomington. Bloomington: Indiana Dept. of Conservation, Division of Geology, State of Indiana. Near Fine with no dust jacket. 1948. 1st Edition. Softcover. A few light stains to tan card covers, owner name written on title page, no other defects. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. . Illustrated with photos, maps, and figures. Book includes five folded maps in back pocket as called for in the Table of Contents. . Indiana. Dept. of Conservation. Division of Geology. Bulletin Series. 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 47 pages. A1 .

$35.00

Geology of Kentucky
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Geology of Kentucky

By McFarlan, Arthur C.

Lexington, KY. Lexington, KY: U. of Kentucky. Very Good+ with no dust jacket. 1961. Reprint. Hardcover. Two owner names written on first endpaper, navy blue cloth covers are a little scuffed and rubbed, no other defects. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. Bright gilt titles to spine, a handsome copy. . Classic text, originally published in 1943. This is a reprint. Includes 117 plates, 42 figures, and many fold-out maps. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 531 pages. T5 .

$35.00

Quaternary Environments: Proceedings of a Symposium
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Quaternary Environments: Proceedings of a Symposium

By Mahaney, W. C. , Ed.

York University. Very Good- with no dust jacket. 1974. 1st Edition. Softcover. Glossy paper covers are a bit rubbed with spine creasing, owner name inked to title page. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. . Symposium Proceedings, with sixteen papers on aspects of the general topic. . Geographical Monographs Series. Trade PB. 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 318 pages. T5 .

$45.00

Geomorphology of Cold Environments
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Geomorphology of Cold Environments

By Tricart, Jean; Edward Watson, Trans.

MacMillan/St. Martins. Very Good+ in Good+ dust jacket. 1970. 1st US Edition. Hardcover. Dust jacket is rubbed and worn at extremities, especially at extremities of spine area, vertical crease down the center of the spine, jacket now protected by fresh mylar sleeve. Book has owner name on first endpaper, minor bumps to green cloth covers, no other defects. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. . Classic work on the subject, translated from the French. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 320 pages. T5 .

$30.00

The Palestinian Environment. The American Scientist, Vol. 38, No. 1
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The Palestinian Environment. The American Scientist, Vol. 38, No. 1

By Ives, Ronald L.

The American Scientist. Fine with no dust jacket. 1950. Reprint. Softcover. No defects. This is a side-stapled booklet with card covers, paginated as 85-104.. The geology of Palestine. Includes several photos, graphs, and maps. 20p. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 20 pages. T3 .

$30.00

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