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Assembling California

Assembling California

by John McPhee

At various times in a span of fifteen years, John McPhee made geological field surveys in the company of Eldridge Moores, a tectonicist at the University of California at Davis. The result of these trips is Assembling California, a cross-section in human and geologic time, from Donner Pass in the Sierra Nevada through the golden foothills of the Mother Lode and across the Great Central Valley to the wine country of the Coast Ranges, the rock of San Francisco, and the San Andreas family of faults. The two... Read more about this item
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.
Environmental Geology

Environmental Geology

by Carla W Montgomery

Includes index.
A Field Guide To Rocks and Minerals

A Field Guide To Rocks and Minerals

by Frederick H Pough

The definitive guide to rocks and minerals, completely updated for the fifth edition, includes 385 color photographs showing rocks, minerals, and geologic formations. Hundreds of minerals are described, with details such as geographic formations. Hundreds of minerals are described, with details such as geographic distribution, physical properties, chemical composition, and crystalline structures.
A Land

A Land

by Jacquetta Hawkes

Curious Lore Of Precious Stones

Curious Lore Of Precious Stones

by George Frederick Kunz

Opal Book

Opal Book

by Frank Leechman

Introduction To Rock Mechanics

Introduction To Rock Mechanics

by Richard E Goodman

Gemstones

Gemstones

by Hall Cally

Principles Of Geology

Principles Of Geology

by Charles Lyell

Pebbles On the Beach

Pebbles On the Beach

by Clarence Ellis

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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 about this item
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Gemstones Of the World -- Revised and Expanded Edition

by Walter Schumann

English translation of: Edelsteine und Schmucksteine.

Includes index.
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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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Roadside Geology Of New York

by Bradford B Van Diver

Geology Books & Ephemera

Sedimentary Rocks

Sedimentary Rocks

by Pettijohn, F J

Economic Geology

Economic Geology

by Ries, Heinrich

Elements Of Structural Geology

Elements Of Structural Geology

by Hills, E Sherbon

Eruptive Rocks

Eruptive Rocks

by Shand, S James

Dating the Past

Dating the Past

by Zeuner, Frederick E

Geology for Schools

Geology for Schools

by J T Greensmith

Leonard Hill, 1967. Hardcover. Acceptable. 1967. Second Edition. 187 pages. No dust jacket. Pictorial paper covered boards. Contains black and white illustrations . Cracking to gutters, with exposed netting, causing binding to be slightly loose. Pages remain bright with minimal tanning. Illustrations are clear, with slight tanning. Thumb-marking throughout. Boards have moderate edge-wear with bumping to corners and noticeable rubbing to surfaces. Splits to spine edges. Mild sunning to spine and edges.... Read more about this item
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£5.58
Glaciation of the Uinta and Wasatch Mountains.

Glaciation of the Uinta and Wasatch Mountains.

by Atwood, Wallace W

Washington. : Government Printing Office. , 1909. . Printed wraps. . Good plus, spine and map pocket frayed, folding and map and contents very good. . 4to.. Numerous illustrations, folding map in pocket.
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£21.90
Fine-Grained Turbidite Systems

Fine-Grained Turbidite Systems

by Bouma, Arnold H.; Stone, Charles G. (editors)

American Association Of Petroleum Geologists, 2000.. 2000. Hardcover. 4to. hardcover. 342pp. index, colour & b/w illus. Near Fine. / Near Fine d/w. .
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£73.71
Western Geological Excursions, Volume 4: 1984 annual Meetings of the Geological Society of America.

Western Geological Excursions, Volume 4: 1984 annual Meetings of the Geological Society of America.

by Lintz, Joseph Jr., editor

Reno. : Mackay School of Mines. , 1984. White printed wraps, no spine title. . A very good copy.. 27.5x21 cm. . Heavy book, may require extra shipping. weight: 3.0 lb.
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£29.86
The Exploration of the Colorado River and its Canyons

The Exploration of the Colorado River and its Canyons

by Powell, John Wesley

Norwalk, Connecticut: Easton Press, 2008. Full Leather. Fine. 21 x 13 cm. Octavo. xii 397pp. Bound into full brown leather with gilt design, lettering, and foredges. 4 raised bands to spine. Silk moire endpapers and ribbon. Introduction by Wallace Stegner.
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£47.78
The Geology of the Lake Superior Region, Monographs of the United States Geological Survey Volume LII

The Geology of the Lake Superior Region, Monographs of the United States Geological Survey Volume LII

by Van Hise, Charles Richard; Charles Kenneth Leith

Washington: Government Printing Office, 1911. First edition. Hardcover. Good. 30 x 24 cm. Quarto. 641pp. Bound into black cloth. Spine has been rebacked. New endpapers. Lacking plate 8, a geoogical map of the Mesabi iron-bearing district, Minnesota, from the rear pocket. The other 48 plates, many color and fold-out are present. Covers Minnesota, Wisconsin, and Michigan.
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£43.80
The Observer's Book of Geology

The Observer's Book of Geology

by I. O. Evans

Frederick Warne & Co. Ltd, 1111. Hardcover. Good/Acceptable. No Edition Remarks. 266 pages. White pictorial dust jacket over brown cloth. Contains black and white illustrations and colour plates throughout. Pages and binding are presentable with no major defects. Minor issues present such as mild cracking, inscriptions, inserts, light foxing, tanning and thumb marking. Overall a good condition item. Boards have mild shelf wear with light rubbing and corner bumping. Some light marking and sunning.... Read more about this item
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£4.38
Prehistoric New Zealand

Prehistoric New Zealand

by Graeme Stevens and Beverly McCulloch

Illustrated hb copy of New Zealand's Prehistoric past.
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£10.94
Geology of the Front Royal Quadrangle, Virginia

Geology of the Front Royal Quadrangle, Virginia

by Eugene K Rader and Thomas H Biggs

1975 softcover monograph as pictured. Binding is firm. Gray covers are mottled and faded over spine. Last several pages of text are lightly soiled. Text is otherwise clean and unmarked. Includes two multicolored maps in pocket on rear cover. Your purchase helps support our small village library. sAR
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£10.35
The Observer's Book of Geology

The Observer's Book of Geology

by I.O.Evans

Frederick Warne & Co. Ltd, 1111. Hardcover. Good/Good. No Edition Remarks. 267 pages. Illustrated dust jacket over brown cloth boards with lettering. Contains black and white and colour illustrations. Pages and binding are presentable with no major defects. Minor issues present such as mild cracking, inscriptions, inserts, light foxing, tanning and thumb marking. Overall a good condition item. Boards have mild shelf wear with light rubbing and corner bumping. Some light marking and sunning.... Read more about this item
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£7.21
COLOR ENCYCLOPEDIA OF STONES

COLOR ENCYCLOPEDIA OF STONES

by AREM, JOEL E

Dj has closed chips 65x30, 28x40mm; 4 cnrs scuffed. Beautiful col plates.
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£10.68
Report of Progress of Stream Measurements for the Calendar Year 1902: Part III, Western Mississippi and Western Gulf Drainage.

Report of Progress of Stream Measurements for the Calendar Year 1902: Part III, Western Mississippi and Western Gulf Drainage.

by Newell, F. H

Washington.: Government Printing Office., 1903. Softcover, orange printed wraps. . Very good, light wear and soiling to spine. . 8vo..
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£25.88
Applied Geostatistics for Reservoir Characterization

Applied Geostatistics for Reservoir Characterization

by Kelkar, Mohan, Ph.D.; Perez, Godofredo

Society of Petroleum, 2002.. 2002. Softcover. 4to. softcover. 264pp. index, b/w illus. Very good. .
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£56.02
The Testimony of the Rocks; or, geology in its bearings on the two theologies, natural and revealed

The Testimony of the Rocks; or, geology in its bearings on the two theologies, natural and revealed

by Hugh Miller

Edinburgh: Adam & Charles Black, 1857. Book. Good. Hardcover. Binding firm and tight, some page-edge tanning; cover has some shelfwear, uneven fading and a tanned backstrip. No wrapper. Twenty-eighth thousand..
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£25.00
Charles Lyell: The Years to 1841: the Revolution in Geology

Charles Lyell: The Years to 1841: the Revolution in Geology

by Wilson, Leonard G

New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 1972. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 24 x 16 cm. Octavo. 553pp. Bound in blue cloth, lacking dust jacket. Signed by the author on the tilte page, he also inscribed it to previous owner on the front free endpaper. Light shelf wear.
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£35.83
ILLUSTRATIONS OF THE EARTH'S SURFACE: GLACIERS

ILLUSTRATIONS OF THE EARTH'S SURFACE: GLACIERS

by Shaler, Nathaniel Southgate & William Morris Davis

Boston: James R. Osgood & Co.. Very Good+. 1881. First Edition. Hardcover. Illustrations are twenty-five plates produced by the Heliotype Co. This work was a major example of heliotype printing and the first of what was intended to be a series, but it seems to have been the only publication to make it to press. Clean brown pebble cloth with gilt titles on spine & front cover. Top edge gilt. Interior of text Is tight, clean & intact. Chapter head decorations. Geology, Glaciers, Science;... Read more about this item
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£278.70
Foreland Basins and Fold Belts. AAPG Memoir 55.

Foreland Basins and Fold Belts. AAPG Memoir 55.

by Macqueen, Rover and Dale Leckie

Tulsa.: American Association of Petroleum Geologists., 1992. 1st Edition.. Blue cloth, gilt titles.. Fine in a fine dust jacket. . 28.5x22 cm.. Heavy book, will require extra shipping. weight: 4.4 lb. Numerous illustrations, Folding chart (enclosure 1-A)laid in.
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£39.82
A Land

A Land

by Jacquetta Hawkes

Paperback / softback. New.
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£24.05
The Vredefort Mountain Land on the Southern Transvall and the Northern Orange Free State.

The Vredefort Mountain Land on the Southern Transvall and the Northern Orange Free State.

by Hall, A.L. and G.A.F. Molengraaff

Amsterdam. , 1925. . Grey printed wraps. . Spine ends chipped, otherwise a very good copy. . 8vo.. Scarce. 39 black & white plates and one color folding geological map.
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£35.83
The Welsh Borderland

The Welsh Borderland

by British Geological Survey

Paperback. New. Regional Geology Guides provide a broad view and interpretation of the geology of a region.
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£9.51
Energy Resources of the Pacific Region.

Energy Resources of the Pacific Region.

by Halbouty, Michael T., editor

Tulsa.: American Association of Petroleum Geologists. , 1981. . 1st Edition.. Softcover, black wraps. . Owner’s name to half-title page, otherwise a very good unmarked copy. . 4to.. Heavy book, requires extra postage.
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£59.72
Environmental Geology

Environmental Geology

by Edward A. Keller

Prentice Hall PTR, 1999. Hardcover. 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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£6.36
Basic Geological Mapping

Basic Geological Mapping

by Barnes, John W. (University College of Swansea, UK)

Paperback / softback. New. New Book; Fast Shipping from UK; Not signed; Not First Edition; Part of The Geological Field Guide Series, Basic Geological Mapping, 5 th Edition is an essential basic guide to field techniques in mapping geology. Now completely revised and updated the book retains the concise clarity which h
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£32.11
Cities and Geology (Earth & Planetary Science S.)

Cities and Geology (Earth & Planetary Science S.)

by Legget, Robert F

Hardback. Good.
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£2.94