Geology

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Annals Of the Former World

Annals Of the Former World

by John McPhee

Annals of the Former World is a book on geology written by John McPhee and published in 1998 by Farrar, Straus and Giroux. It won the 1999 Pulitzer Prize for General Non-Fiction. The book presents a geological history of North America, and was researched and written over the course of two decades beginning in 1978."Most mountain ranges around the world are the result of compression, of segments of the earth's crust being brought together, bent, mashed, thrust and folded, squeezed up into the sky-- the... Read more
A Short History Of Nearly Everything

A Short History Of Nearly Everything

by Bill Bryson

In A Short History of Nearly Everything, Bryson follows his greatest challenge yet: to understand—and, if possible, answer—the oldest, biggest questions we have posed about the universe and ourselves. From the Big Bang to the rise of civilization, Bryson seeks to understand how we got from there being nothing at all to there being us. The result is a profound, funny, and wonderfully clear and entertaining adventure into the realms of human knowledge, as only Bill Bryson can render it.
De Re Metallica

De Re Metallica

by Georgius Agricola

De re metallica (Latin for On the Nature of Metals) is a book cataloguing the state of the art of mining, refining, and smelting metals, published in 1556. The author was Georg Bauer, whose pen name was the Latinized Georgius Agricola. The book remained the authoritative text on mining for 180 years after its publication. Agricola had spent nine years in the Bohemian town of Joachimsthal, now in the Czech Republic. (Joachimsthal is famous for its silver mines and the origin of the word "Thaler.
Time's Arrow, Time's Cycle

Time's Arrow, Time's Cycle

by Stephen Jay Gould

Curious Lore Of Precious Stones

Curious Lore Of Precious Stones

by George Frederick Kunz

A Land

A Land

by Jacquetta Hawkes

Global Geomorphology

Global Geomorphology

by Michael a Summerfield

Mineral Deposits

Mineral Deposits

by Waldemar Lindgren

Semi-Precious Stones

Semi-Precious Stones

by N Wooster

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Applied Hydrogeology

by C W Fetter

This best selling book, Applied Hydrogeology gives readers a balanced examination of all facets of hydrogeology. It text stresses the application of mathematics to problem solving rather than derivation of theory. It provides a balance between physical and chemical hydrogeology. Numerous case studies cultivate reader understanding of the occurrence and movement of ground water in a variety of geologic settings. This valuable reference includes five new case histories: The Dakota Aquifer, Fractures... Read more
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Geology In the Field

by Robert R Compton

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Soil Mechanics

by Robert V Whitman T William Lambe

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Missouri Speleology

by David Webster

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Manual Of Field Geology

by Robert R Compton

Geology Books & Ephemera

Sedimentary Rocks

Sedimentary Rocks

by Pettijohn, F J

Economic Geology

Economic Geology

by Ries, Heinrich

Dating the Past

Dating the Past

by Zeuner, Frederick E

Eruptive Rocks

Eruptive Rocks

by Shand, S James

The University Geological Survey of Kansas... Vol. VII. Special Report on Mineral Waters

The University Geological Survey of Kansas... Vol. VII. Special Report on Mineral Waters

by Bailey, E. H. S

Topeka: W. Y. Morgan, State Printer, 1902. First Edition . Cloth - Hard Cover. Good/No Dust Jacket. 4to. 343 pages, plus folding map. Covers are very lightly rubbed. Top hinge (internal) is cracked, though holding. There is a little foxing on last leaves near edges. Map remains in very good condition.
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$20.00
A Monograph of the Geometrid Moths or Phalaenidae of The United States [Report of The United States Geological Survey of the Territories, Volume X]

A Monograph of the Geometrid Moths or Phalaenidae of The United States [Report of The United States Geological Survey of the Territories, Volume X]

by Packard, A. S., Jr

Washington: Government Printing Office, 1876. First Edition . Cloth - Hard Cover. Good/No Dust Jacket. 4to. 607 pages, plus 13 plates interleaved with information pages. Three digit white inked number on spine, though NO other library markings internal or external. Cloth covers show a few tears and scattered wear. Scattered light smudges, light soiling, and other general light wear, though overall tight and fairly clean. Due to weight, additional charges will apply for International shipping.
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$30.00
COMSTOCK MINING AND MINERS

COMSTOCK MINING AND MINERS

by Lord, Eliot

Berkeley, CA: Howell-North Books. Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket. 1959. First Edition Thus; First Printing. Hardcover. Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 451 pages; Small chip to upper left front of jacket. A reprint of the 1883 edition. .
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$35.00
Metamorphism: A Study of the Transformation of Rock-Masses

Metamorphism: A Study of the Transformation of Rock-Masses

by HARKER, Alfred

London: Methuen & Co., Ltd.. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1932. First Edition. Hardcover. First edition. A scholarly examination of metamorphism, or the "change of form. . .in geology." With 185 diagrams, mostly circular pairs of drawings showing the molecular structure of various minerals. Also with tables and index. --- In green cloth-covered boards with gilt-stamped spine titling and horizontal bands. Volume has no dust jacket. --- A tightly-bound, sound & sturdy copy, but... Read more
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$26.00
A DICTIONARY OF GEOLOGY

A DICTIONARY OF GEOLOGY

by Challinor, John

Cardiff: University of Wales Press, 1967. Third Edition. Hardcover. Book condition is Very Good; with a Very Good dust jacket. A few smudges and edge wear to jacket, including a few short tears. Owner name to front end page. Spine is cocked. No markings to text, illustrated. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall.
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$25.00
Proceedings of the Third Federal Inter-agency Sedimentation Conference,  1976 : March 22-25, 1976, Denver, Colorado : participating agencies,  Agricultural Research Service ... [et al.].

Proceedings of the Third Federal Inter-agency Sedimentation Conference, 1976 : March 22-25, 1976, Denver, Colorado : participating agencies, Agricultural Research Service ... [et al.].

by Denver, Colo.) 1976 : (3rd : Water Resources Council (U.S.). Federal Inter-agency Sedimentation Conf

Sedimentation Committee, Water Resources Council. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1976. Hardcover.
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$50.00
Contributions to the Fossil Flora of the Western Territories, Part III:  The Cretaceous and  Tertiary Floras [Report of The United States Geological Survey of the Territories, Volume VIII]

Contributions to the Fossil Flora of the Western Territories, Part III: The Cretaceous and Tertiary Floras [Report of The United States Geological Survey of the Territories, Volume VIII]

by Lesquereux, Leo

Washington: Government Printing Office, 1883. First Edition . Cloth - Hard Cover. Good/No Dust Jacket. 4to. 283 pages, plus 59 plates interleaved with information pages. Three digit white inked number on spine, though NO other library markings internal or external. Cloth covers are a little rubbed, and show some wear on edges and corners. Inked notes on front paste down. Scattered light smudges and other light soiling, though overall tight and fairly clean. Due to weight, additional charges will... Read more
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$75.00
Geological Society of Australia Abstracts Number 32: Earth Sciences, Computers and The Environment

Geological Society of Australia Abstracts Number 32: Earth Sciences, Computers and The Environment

by Various

Ballarat University, 1992. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Size: A4 (300 x 210mm approx.). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Edges very slightly spotted or marked. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Science & Technology; Geology; Australia; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request.... Read more
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AU$55.00
Gemmology

Gemmology

by Peter G. Read

Paperback / softback. New. Since "Gemmology" was published, readers have used it to gain an in-depth appreciation of the science of gemmology, its history and practice.This third edition has been completely revised to cover the latest methods of gem enhancement and identification, as well as the latest test instruments and laboratory techniques.
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£23.95
Gemstones of the World: Newly Revised & Expanded Third Edition

Gemstones of the World: Newly Revised & Expanded Third Edition

by Walter Schumann

New York, NY: Sterling Publishing. Light edge wear, clean copy. . Very Good. Hardcover. 3rd Edition. 2006.
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$10.00
A Cartobibliography of Separately Published U.S. Geological Survey Special Maps and River Surveys

A Cartobibliography of Separately Published U.S. Geological Survey Special Maps and River Surveys

by Stark, Peter L

Western Association of Map Libraries, 1990. Hardcover wrapped in clear plastic. Used - fine condition. Book is clean and tight with mild shelf wear. Bumping at corners. Small tear in cover at top of spine. No markings inside the book. Photos are of the copy we have at Barbed Wire Books.
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$20.00
Geology of Nagaland Ophiolite. D. B. Ghosh Commemorative Volume. (A Compilation of Research Papers on Nagaland Ophiolite) Geological Survey of India, Memoirs, Volume 119

Geology of Nagaland Ophiolite. D. B. Ghosh Commemorative Volume. (A Compilation of Research Papers on Nagaland Ophiolite) Geological Survey of India, Memoirs, Volume 119

by Metra, N. D., et al

Geological Survey of India, 1986-01-01. Hardcover. Very Good. 1986 Scarce first edition, Geological Survey of India (Calcutta, India) 8 5/8 x 10 5/8 inches tall pictorial hardbound, xii, 113pp. plus five folded maps at rear of volume. Characteristic of this volume, the plastic film the publisher applied to the pictorial boards has wrinkled. Minor bumping and edgewear to corners. A bit of wrinkling to paper on pastedowns. Two-inch piece of clear tape to the map pocket on the rear pastedown. Pencil... Read more
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$39.95
International Gemological Symposium Proceedings 1982

International Gemological Symposium Proceedings 1982

by Dianne M. Eash (ed.)

Gemological Institute of America, 1982. First Edition. Hardcover (Embossed Cloth). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Size: A4 (300 x 210mm approx.). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Edges very slightly spotted or marked. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 kilos. Category: Science & Technology; Geology; ISBN: 0873110110. ISBN/EAN: 9780873110112. Pictures of... Read more
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AU$125.00
A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF OHIO GEOLOGY (1906)  Geological Survey of Ohio (Part 1 &  2)

A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF OHIO GEOLOGY (1906) Geological Survey of Ohio (Part 1 & 2)

by Derby, Alice G. & Mary W. Prosser

Columbus, Ohio: Legislature of Ohio. Near Fine. 1906. First Edition. Hardcover. Original 1906 clean green cloth with gilt lettering on spine. Text tight, clean & intact. Early owner's ink stamp. Part 1: A subject index of the publications of the Geological Survey of Ohio, from its inception to & including Bulletin Eight of the Fourth Series. By Alice Greenwood Derby. Part 2: A bibliography of the publications relating to the Geology of Ohio, other than those of the State Geological... Read more
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$25.00
Kansas Geology: An Introduction to Landscapes, Rocks, Minerals, and Fossils

Kansas Geology: An Introduction to Landscapes, Rocks, Minerals, and Fossils

by Buchanan, Rex (Ed.)

Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 1989. First Edition / Third Printing . Soft cover. Near Fine/No Dust Jacket. sm 4to. First published in 1984. 208 pages, soft bound. Corners are lightly curled. Otherwise Fine.
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$15.00
Shortening Structures in Eastern and Northwestern Himalayan Rocks, 1980, 62 pages with illustrations

Shortening Structures in Eastern and Northwestern Himalayan Rocks, 1980, 62 pages with illustrations

by Schwan, W

Today and Tomorrow's Printers & Publishers, New De, 1980-01-01. Hardcover. Good. First edition 1980 Today and Tomorrow's Printers & Publishers (New Delhi, India), 8 3/4 x 11 3/4 inches tall light blue hardbound with silver lettering to spine. Light soiling, rubbing and edgewear to covers, which have a bit of sun fading to the spine. Ink prior owner name to blank front pastedown and free-endpaper. Otherwise, a very good copy filled with pull out charts and maps, - clean, bright and... Read more
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$14.95
Gold in Placer: How to Find it- How to Get it: Desert Lore and Prospecting Experiences

Gold in Placer: How to Find it- How to Get it: Desert Lore and Prospecting Experiences

by Douglas, Jack

Rosicrucian Press, 1948. Red cloth hardcover. Used- Very good condition. Book is clean and tight. Book shows light shelf wear. Two small white dots of discoloration on the ride side on the front cover. Small scuff in the middle on the spine. Light bumping on the top and bottom of the spine. Name written in pen on the front end-paper. Yellow discoloration near the crease between the front end-paper and flyleaf. Yellow discoloration near the spine on the back end-paper. Pages are slightly yellowing. All... Read more
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$42.00
Town Geology

Town Geology

by Charles Kingsley

New.
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£10.66
Geology of the Green River Desert-Cataract Canyon Region, Emery, Wayne, and Garfield Counties, Utah (Geological Survey Bulletin 951)

Geology of the Green River Desert-Cataract Canyon Region, Emery, Wayne, and Garfield Counties, Utah (Geological Survey Bulletin 951)

by Baker, Arthur A

Washington, D. C.: United States Government Printing Office, 1946. Fold out maps.. Soft Cover. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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$20.00
ASSEMBLING CALIFORNIA

ASSEMBLING CALIFORNIA

by John McPhee

New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux. 1993. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0374106452 . Very Good+ in a Very Good+ dust jacket. ; 8.3 X 5.6 X 1.0 inches; 303 pages; Original unclipped dust jacket protected by archival Brodart cover. All domestic orders shipped protected in a Box. .
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$44.95
STATISTICS OF MINES AND MINING in the States and Territories West of the Rocky Mountains; Being the Sixth Annual Report

STATISTICS OF MINES AND MINING in the States and Territories West of the Rocky Mountains; Being the Sixth Annual Report

by Rossiter W. Raymond

Washington: Government Printing Office, 1874. First edition. 585p. A very good dark brown cloth hardcover book with a few very pale cover stains and light edgewear, otherwise clean and tight. Includes two foldout sections.
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$42.00
The Elements of Agricultural Geology for the Schools of Kansas

The Elements of Agricultural Geology for the Schools of Kansas

by Kedzie, Wm. [William] K

Cincinnati: Van Antwerp, Bragg, and Company. First Edition . Cloth - Hard Cover. Good/No Dust Jacket. Copyright is 1877. 96 pages. Color map of Kansas frontispiece. Green cloth covers with gold stamped lettering remains bright. Covers show scuffs and some rubbing, and there is a little wear at corners and spine ends. Small stain on fore edge, slightly affecting the very edge of the face on some leaves. A little scattered light wear, though overall a tight and fairly clean copy.
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$25.00
The Northern Great Barrier Reef

The Northern Great Barrier Reef

by Stoddart, D R; Yonge, Maurice [eds.]

London: The Royal Society. VG: in very good condition with rubbed and chipped dust jacket. 1978. First Edition. Blue hardback cloth cover. 300mm x 210mm (12" x 8"). 172pp. A Royal Society Discussion organized by D.R Stoddart and Sir Maurice Yonge, F.R.S. held on 28 and 29 January 1976. First published in Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London. Heavy item - shipping supplement may apply for overseas. .
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£36.00
Northwest Exposures : A Geologic Story of the Northwest

Northwest Exposures : A Geologic Story of the Northwest

by Donald W. Hyndman; David D. Alt

Mountain Press Publishing Company, Incorporated, 1995. Paperback. Good. Pages can have notes/highlighting. Spine may show signs of wear. ~ ThriftBooks: Read More, Spend Less.Dust jacket quality is not guaranteed.
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$5.99