Boulder, Colorado: Geological Society of America, 1985. Anthology. Included books and maps in very good condition. Sun fading and occasional tears to several of the paper wrappers that store the folded maps. Nevertheless, the maps themselves remain clean and bright. Comprises 67 volumes and 25 maps. In addition to the accompanying maps, many volumes include multiple plates. Collection includes many regional map sheets with accompanying text. PLEASE NOTE that due to the number of these volumes and their respective weight that special shipping arrangements are required.
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San Francisco: Chronicle Books, 2000. Large Octavo; pp 141; VG/G; black spine with black and yellow text; dust jacket has moderate wear to exterior; minor chips to fore corners; cloth has minimal wear to exterior; minor rubbing to edges; strong boards; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges; pictorial endpapers; frontispiece; profusely illustrated; interior clean.
London: John Wiley & Sons, 1973. Octavo; VG/VG: Green spine with ascending yellow to head and black text. DJ has general shelf wear, age toning to edges, no major tears; Boards have light rubbing to edges, apart from that, clean, binding strong, corners sharp; Textblock has minor foxing to fore edge, otherwise, clean, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 140.
Washington: Government Printing Office, 1900. Large Octavo; pp 509; G-; dark brown spine with gilt text; no jacket; original publisher's cloths have gilt embossed illustrations to front panels; blind stamped borders to front and rear panels; exterior shows some rubbing; noticeable wear to edges; sturdy panels; slight smudges to exterior; text blocks has slight age toning to exterior edges; light foxing toward edges to few pages; cracked front gutter at endpapers; illustrated with photographs, charts and maps; map pouch adhered to rear pastedown; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders;.
Port Washington, NY: Ira J. Friedman, Inc., 1969. Reprinted. Octavo; pp 739; VG-/no-DJ; dark green spine with gilt text; full title: Gazetteer of the State of New York Embracing A Comprehensive View of the Geography, Geology, and General History of the State, and A Complete History and Description of Every County, City, Town, Village, and Locality; cloth has slight wear to exterior; minor wear to edges; light foxing to front board; light sunning to exterior; text block has slight wear to exterior edges; frontispiece; interior otherwise clean.
Santa Fe: Dept of the Interior, U.S. Geological Survey, Water Resources Branch, 1912. Octavo; pp 246; Fair/paperback; sunned burgundy spine with gilt text; covers have rubbing to joints and fore edges; chips to spine edges; light creases to exterior; text block shows slight age toning to exterior edges; damp staining to edges, mostly towards rear head edges; illustrated with charts and maps Shelved in Netdesk office, 15's Ephemera Box 2.
Albany, NY: State University of New York Press, 1994. Octavo; pp 179; VG-/paperback; light blue/white spine with black text; covers show slight wear to exterior; lightly thumbed corners; intact panels; text block has light shelf wear to exterior edges; slight ink writing to half title page; illustrated;.
Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 1978. reprint. Octavo; G+/no-DJ; Bright green spine with gilt text; Originally published in 1894, this reprint is from 1978; Boards has minor smudges on exterior with lightly rubbed edges, however panels are strong, sturdy and intact; Text block shows light foxing along exterior edges as well as inside pastedown & on end papers, pages are unmarked with tight binding; pp 126.
Paris: L'Auteur-Editeur, 1857. Septieme edition. 12mo; 7th edition; Fair/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, black with gold print, raised bands; Boards in black leather, worn, exposed corners, tattering to spine caps, wear to hinges, spotting, shelfwear; Text block has marbled endpapers, bookplate on front pastedown, cracked hinges front and rear, water stains throughout, foxing throughout; Text in French; 822 pages, illustrated (b&w).
New Brunswick: Rutgers University Press, 1972. 8vo; VG-/G; Hardcover with DJ; Yellow spine with red and black print and library label; DJ in mylar and taped to boards, some spotting, 1-inch closed tear to back right bottom corner; Boards in red cloth with gold print, mild wear to head and tail caps, library label taped on spine; Textblock clean, red top edge; Inside has library label attached to front endpaper and library pocket attached to rear endpaper with barcode label, clean text; xiv, 476 pages, frontispiece (port.), illustrated.
Washington, DC: United States General Accounting Office, 1986. Quarto: VG-/no-DJ paperback: Thin blue saddled stitched spine with two staples and no text: Covers have general shelfwear, some soiling/age toning, date stamped to front cover: Textblock has mild age toning to exterior, pages unmarked: Book is a US Government report: 59 pp.
Paris: Dunod, 1951. First Edition. 8vo., vi, 239 pages, illustrated, graphs; VG-; tan cover with black print, peripheral soiling, tears at top and bottom of spine exposing binding, slight spotting and rubbing, bottom right corner folded and chipped, slightly bumped outer corners, bumped outer edge of rear cover; slight spotting on first prelim. page, otherwise clean interior; text in French; folded insert titled: "Caracteristiques des Corps Chimiques, Purs et Techniques"
Washington: Government Printing Office, 1917. Large octavo; pp 161; Poor/paperback; beige spine with black text; covers have moisture staining to edges; moisture staining to rear; detaching covers; small stains to front; chipped front tail cornerstext block shows light toning to exterior edges; interior pages show some staining to head edge and last few pages; illustrated.
State of West Virginia, 1916. Octavo; G-/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, purple with gold print; Boards in purple cloth with gold print, mild wear to corners and spine caps, wear to spine, puckering cloth on rear, shelfwear; Text block has name stamp on front endpapers, shaken binding, intermittent spine breaks, mild amount of pencil annotation, paperclips present at top of some pages; xxvi, 644 pages, frontispiece, illustrated (maps, b&w plates).
First Edition. 8vo, paged 475-492; G-; grey cover with black print, ink inscription to upper right corner "To Prof R.A. Daly with compliments, G", bumped upper right corner throughout, vertical center crease throughout, back cover has blue library stamp at bottom right, light smudging along center crease and at spine edge; interior has pencil annotation throughout; "Reprinted from the Journal of the Franklin Institute, Vol. 222, No. 4, October, 1936."
New York, NY: Worthington Co., 1886. US Reprint. small 8vo. VG- / - no DJ. heavily tanned clothbound HB, with gilt stamped titling between thin black striping and fraying cloth spine ends. speckled, some staining but original gray cloth boards for illustrated front and plain rear. loosened binding material beneath the sealed inside cover edges. joints visible at crack between frontispiece and title page. includes 78 figures. occasional discoloration spot. edges tinted and darkened, age-toned.as is. 368 pp.
Washington: U.S. Department of Agriculture, 1940. Technical Bulletin No. 695. Booklet; G/no-DJ paperback; Beige spine with black text; Covers have small tears at head and tail spine edges with moderately sunned exterior, bent tail front fore edge, and brown staining on rear; Text block shows slight wear due to age and handling with adhesive stain on last page and inside back cover, however pages are fully bound and unmarked; slight writing inside front cover; pp 134.
Facsimile. Octavo; Facsimile of edition published London, 1802; VG/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, brown with gold print; Boards in marbled paper and brown paper with gold print, clean and strong; Text block has owner label on front endpapers, else clean and tight; Spine title, “Discovery of Columbium”; 18 pages.
New York: Random House, Inc., 1952. Octavo; pp 248; G/G-; sunned brick spine with black text; dust jacket shows moderately sunned exterior; small chip to rear; rubbed corners; cloth has slightly sunned exterior; strong boards; text block shows slight age toning to exterior edges; interior clean; previous owner's name to ffep; illustrated.
London: John Murray, 1859. Third Edition. Octavo; G+; Green spine with gilt lettering; Third edition; 429 pages with two fold outs and pages of advertisements.; Darwin's contribution present and corrected on page 268. NOTES: The first edition of 1849 had a transposition error in Darwin's essay, some later states included a corrected text in a rear pocket. The second edition was issued in 1851, with no offprint of Darwin's article. This is the third edition, complete. Fold out maps are present, with some slight tears to the rear map.; Book has been repaired with original green cloth still present; Some cloth missing from the spine, lettering still present but worn; Former library book with bookplate from the Royal Navy on front paste down and faded ink stamp on title page; Boards show wear along the edges, corners bumped and beginning to fray. Pages are age toned, as is typical with some minor spotting, mostly at the beginning and on the fold outs; Interior otherwise clean and free of marking.; shelved case 3.
Boston: Phillips, Sampson, and Company, 1852. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Brown fabric spine with gilded text. Boards have wear on edges, bumping on corners, tears on edges and joints, apart from that, binding strong; Textblock has light wear on edges, foxing on title page, otherwise, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 511.
London, Great Britain: The Royal Society, 1980. UK Edition. Qto. VG/VG-. solid turquoise panels, sunned to the point of yellow toned bold ivory capitals, tiny publisher at tail end. front jacket simply repeats bold ivory capitals, enlarged and centered within upper half, aligned with the centered publisher above bottom edge. mild perimeter wear, inner flaps yellow toned. previous owners name and address on right fep. purple indigo cloth, stamped with bold silver lettering, a stylistic match with outer spine. vivid royal purple cloth, bright and evenly hued panels, gently bumped corners. ivory stock and textblock is clear with neatly aligned corners. smooth unmarked outer edges. 268 pp. ISBN# 0854031375.
Charlottesville: University Press of Virginia, 1979. First Edition. Large Octavo; pp 606; VG-/G-; black spine with ivory text; this volume only; dust jacket shows modest wear to edges and joints; some rubbing to exterior; minor chips to corners; cloth has light shelf wear to exterior; mild wear to corners; strong boards; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges; interior clean; illustrated;.
New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 1979. Octavo; G/no-DJ; Dark green spine with gilt text; Ex-library with pouch residue on first page, and stamp & writings on text tail edge, title page and dedication page; Dust jacket has slightly sunned spine with sticker towards tail edge, small tear at head spine edge, and minor wear otherwise; Cloth has slightly sunned edges with otherwise are strong and intact panels; Text block shows slight shelf wear & light age toning due to age and handling with tight binding; pp 18; pp 264.
New Haven: Yale University Press, 1914. Octavo; G-/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, green with gold print; Boards in green cloth with gold print, bumps to corners, wear to spine caps, tear to spine tail, spotting, shelfwear; Text block has spotting to top edge, name in ink on title page, foxing to edges of initial and final pages, intermittent spine breaks, rear endpapers torn along hinge, creasing to fore-edge of final three pages; xvi, 273 pages, frontispiece, illustrated (b&w), folded map (color) tipped in at rear flyleaf.
No Place Given: Sultan Qaboos University, 2002. Reprint. Reprint; Quarto; VG-/no-DJ (paperback); Spine is off white with black text; Covers have general shelf wear, light rubbing to corners, some scratches and marks, joints and hinges are sensitive; Text block has general signs of handling, age-toning, content is clear; pp 402; Additional shipping cost may be necessary for expedited and international shipping.
New York, NY: Hafner Press / Macmillan Publishing Co. Inc., 1976. Facsimile Reprint. 8vo. VG/ - no DJ. light sage green clothbound HB, with stamped darker green titling centered down spine. abrading is light to ends and corner points. tonal discoloration to fep/ffep is slight. clear fair ivory textblock stock, securely bound with minimal edgewear. 368 pp. and indexes. NOTE : VOL. 9 of the the CONTRIBUTIONS TO HISTORY OF GEOLOGY by Robert Jameson.
London, Paris, New York: Gordon and Breach Science Publishers, 1975. Octavo; pp 523; G/no-DJ; bright green spine with gilt text; this volume only; cloth shows slight wear to exterior, strong boards; text block has slight toning to exterior edges, previous owner's name to front pastedown; light highlighting.
London: John Van Voorst, Paternoster Row, 1858. Octavo. VG/no DJ - hardback. Green spine with gold text/title; boards are strong with evidence of faint moisture exposure staining on the front and on the spine; red and gold bookplate of the previous owner on the front pastedown; foxing on the front pastedown, front free end page, back pastedown,and back free end page; age-toning on the front free end page and back free end page; penci lwriting on the back pastedown; binding is strong; foxing on the fore-edge; textblock is age-toned but clean. Pp. 415.
Washington, DC: U.S. Government Printing Office / DOI - Bureau of Land Management, December 1988. US Printing. small Qto. much tanned wraps spine with tiny centered black titling indented from tip and two bureau logos closet to tail. miniaturized blue characters create a topographical map like pattern to the thin softcover panels. front panel has a cover length fold/crease mark and a prior owner's name. moderate toning evident as edgewear, with curling corners. stamped by prior owner on half-title page, title page, all outer edges. textblock interior includes tables and figures frequently. average shape, wraps complete in 669 pp.
First Edition. 8vo., paged -564, illustrated, graphs, tables; VG; grey cover with black print, ink notation above title; clean interior; "From American Journal of Science, Vol. 248, August, 1950, Pp. 540-564"; "Paper No. 113 published under the auspices of the Committee on Experimental Geology and Geophysics and the Division of Geological Sciences at Harvard University"
Tulsa, Oklahoma: PennWell Books, 1983. US Printing. 8vo. VG/ VG-. midnight eggplant DJ spine with centered bold red uppercase title between tiny white author and publisher. heavy edgewear to spine ends and all panel corners. black coated cloth HB spine has bold gilt uppercase titling and repeats with fully author and subtilte on fornt board. a touch rubbed corner panels. light gray endsheets. numbered tables, illustrations and b/w photos within the unmarked interior. neat smooth ivory edges, all sides. 216 pp. ISBN# 0878142002.
Washington, D.C. American Geophysical Union, 1968. Octavo; pp 522; G+/no-DJ; navy spine with yellow text; cloth shows minimal to exterior and edges, slight sun fading to exterior and spine, panels are strong and intact; text block shows slight age toning to exterior, interior clean; previous owner's name to ffep;.
New York: Elsevier Scientific Publishing Company. Octavo; G/no-DJ; light gray spines with black text; 2 volumes: vol. 1, Resistivity Sounding Measurements, pp 276 , 1979; vol. 2, Time-Varying Geoelectric Soundings, pp 419 , 1980; cloths show light foxing to exteriors; slight sticker residue to rear of vol. 2; mild wear to edges; strong boards; text blocks have some foxing to exterior edges; ex-library stamps to exterior tail edges; library plate to front pastedown; slight foxing to exterior edges; previous owner's name stamped to front endpapers of vol. 1; illustrated; light pencil to both volumes;.
London: The Syndics of the Cambridge University Press, 1965, 1967, 1971. Small quarto; pp 684; VG-/G+; blue/green/red spine with beige text; 3 volumes - Fauna and Background, 1951-1961; The Cranium of Australopithecus (Zinjanthropus) Boisei; Excavations in Beds I & II, 1960-1963 ; slight sun fading and light rubbing to exteriors and edges, small tear to head edge of vol. 2, price clipping to front flaps; slight sunning to exterior cloth; light bumping to head fore corners, strong and clean panels; slight writing to front pastedown, tail edge of vol 1, otherwise clean text block exterior and interior; quite good condition; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Gwernaffield, UK: Adit Publications, 2003. Small quarto; pp 82; G/paperback; light blue spine with blue text; covers have slight wear to exterior; light toning toward edges; sticker residue to rear; text block has minimal toning to exterior edges; interior clean; illustrated; Shelved in the Annex, Aisle B.
Ottawa, Calgary & Vancouver: Geological Survey of Canada, 1998. Large Octavo; G/no-DJ; White spine with black text; Cloth has minor wear on exterior just light rubbing, mostly on rear and at corners and edges, panels are slightly bowed but are otherwise strong and intact; Text block has some light soiling at fore edge exterior, light highlighting and underlining on pp 207, 212, 215, 221, and 223, otherwise text pages are clean with tight binding; previous owner's name on ffep; pp 387.
London: John Murray, 1863. First Edition. Octavo; Fair hardcover; navy blue spine, gilt text; leather binding; boards strong, some shelfwear, general edgewear, rubbing and bumping on fore corners and spine edges, open tear on rear hinge near head edge, sticker on front interior board, tearing in front interior, visible separation from text block in front and rear interior, sticker on rear interior board; text block age toned, foxing on first and last pages, occasional soiling, occasional tearing; First Edition; 520pp, 32pp.