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Bulgarian Highland Resorts
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Bulgarian Highland Resorts

Sofia: Balkantourist, 1960. Pamphlet. Unpaginated, about 28p., illustrations mostly color-photo with diagrammatic maps and some b&w vignettes. Softbound, a stapled 6x6 inch pamphlet with a wraparound colorphoto decoration. Staples a bit rusty, slight edgewear, a very good copy.

$15.00

The Mathematics of Reservoir Simulation
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The Mathematics of Reservoir Simulation

By Ewing, Richard E., editor

Philadelphia: SIAM: Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics, 1983. Hardcover. xii, 186p., hardbound in 9.5x6.5 inch tan cloth boards titled brown. Externally, the cloth is a little dust- and handling-soiled, but hinges and all are perfectly sound; interior is absolutely clean and unmarked. A good to very good copy.

$20.00

Economic History of India
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Economic History of India

By Desai, S.S.M.

Bombay: Himalaya Publishing House, 1982. Paperback. viii, 379p., illustrated with a few tables; reissue of the 1980 first. Softbound in 8.5x5.5 inch laminated wraps, the laminate a bit wrinkled, textblock edges dust-soiled with a couple small splash stains, an otherwise clean entirely sound copy.

$15.00

Environmental Impacts of the NATO War in FR Yugoslavia; An Independent experts report
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Environmental Impacts of the NATO War in FR Yugoslavia; An Independent experts report

By Susic, Srdjan, editor. Vukasin Pavlovic, publisher's editor

Belgrade / Beograd: Eco Centar / Eko Centar, 1999. 132p., illustrated with numerous color-coded line maps showing areas and kinds of impact, softbound in 9.5x6.5 inch glossy green wraps titled white. One of a press-run of only 500 copies. Immaculate, sound and unmarked.

$25.00

Mountains Lakes and Fiords of New Zealand
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Mountains Lakes and Fiords of New Zealand

Wellington: W.A.G. Skinner, Government Printer, 1910. Folio leaves of glazed alkaline paper (still bright-white, 9.5x24 inches) printed, folded and stapled to make eight triple-column pages of text that when folded is 9.5x4 inches. Find numerous b&w photos reasonably well-reproduced amidst pretty printers' ornaments, white the outer layer is a triptych in colors, a panel each to the mts, lakes and coastal inlets. Also fine two 9x6.5 inch maps, one a detailed rendering of the South Island, the other a drawn topographical map with onlay color showing the hiking trails. External fold-edges are mildly abraded, no other problems (even the staples are clean), a very good copy.

$20.00

Kindly Medicine; Physio-Medicalism in America, 1836-1911
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Kindly Medicine; Physio-Medicalism in America, 1836-1911

By Haller, John S., Jr.

Kent OH: The Kent State University Press, 1997. xv, 207p., a few scattered illustrations from period images, hardbound first edition in 9x6 inch cloth boards and dust jacket. An immaculate copy. The dust jacket nutshell definition is that botannics were substituted for allopathic's "mineral" meds.

$15.00

Amphibians of Western North America
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Amphibians of Western North America

By Stebbins, Robert C.

Hardcover. ix, 539p., illustrated with line maps, clear sketches by Stebbins, and inserted plates on coated stock, most b&w, a few in color. First edition hardbound in 9x6 inch yellow cloth boards and dust jacket; unclipped jacket is slightly edgeworn with rim of the head lacking about an eighth of an inch. Clean and perfectly sound, a very nice copy with the holograph ownership legend of A. Starker Leopold, a notable Berkeley prof.

$40.00

Pollution in the heart of Europe
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Pollution in the heart of Europe

By Marcinkiewicz, Jan

London: Polish Society of Arts and Sciences Abroad, 1987. Paperback. 55p., wraps with minor creasing else very good condition. On environmental pollution in Poland.

$15.00

The contribution of irrigation and the Central Valley Project to the economy of the area and the nation: report by Bureau of Reclamation, United States Department of the Interior for the use of the Committee on Interiour and Insular Affairs, House of representatives March 1956
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The contribution of irrigation and the Central Valley Project to the economy of the area and the nation: report by Bureau of Reclamation, United States Department of the Interior for the use of the Committee on Interiour and Insular Affairs, House of representatives March 1956

Washington DC: GPO, 1956. xv, 47p., 6x9.25 inches, illustrated with foldout map and 7 plates, tables, summary, notes and name on cover otherwise good booklet in stapled yellow and brown wraps.

$25.00

Feasibility of State ownership and operation of the Central Valley Project of California, March, 1952: report prepared pursuant to senate concurrent resolution no. 48. legislature of 1951
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Feasibility of State ownership and operation of the Central Valley Project of California, March, 1952: report prepared pursuant to senate concurrent resolution no. 48. legislature of 1951

By Senate Committee on Water Resources

Sacramento: Senate of the State of California, 1952. Paperback. 288p., 8.5x11 inches, photos, maps, plans, tables, figures, many folding, reports, mild wear and foxing otherwise good paperback in green report covers; find three "Irrigation Districts of California" papers laid-in (nice pictorial letterheads).

$75.00

Warm Springs Dam and Lake Sonoma Project Russian River Basin, Sonoma County, California. Draft Environmental Impact Statement
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Warm Springs Dam and Lake Sonoma Project Russian River Basin, Sonoma County, California. Draft Environmental Impact Statement

San Francisco: U.S. Army Engineer District Corps of Engineers, 1973. Paperback. 155p., printed rectos only, plus about fifty appended printed pages plus eleven folded maps and elevations in colors; softbound in a copyshop comb spine, a little edgeworn with a couple tiny tears, some creasing, dust, and an ownership signature. A sound copy unmolested within.

$30.00

The Technocrat. June 1944
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The Technocrat. June 1944

Los Angeles: Technocracy Inc, 1944. Magazine. 18p. news magazine, 8.5x11 inches, mild corner creasing. Much of this issue is devoted to hydrological planning.

$12.00

The fall into Eden; landscape and imagination in Califofrnia
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The fall into Eden; landscape and imagination in Califofrnia

By Wyatt, David

Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1988. Paperback. xviii, 280p., illustrations, first paperback printing after a second hardcover printing, a very good copy trade paperback in green pictorial wraps. Cambridge Studies in American Literature and Culture series. Editor: Albert Gelpi. Literary assessments, John Muir to Frank Norris to Raymond Chandler.

$15.00

La Sirena [The Siren], noticias del programa del PNUMA para los mares regionales; numero 20, Mayo 1983
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La Sirena [The Siren], noticias del programa del PNUMA para los mares regionales; numero 20, Mayo 1983

By Meith, Nikki, editor

Geneva: United Nations Environment Programme, 1983. Pamphlet. 24p., printed on superior paperstock and illustrated with cartoon-like sketches, photographic mugshots of staffers, pamphlet newsletter in stapled 8x5.5 inch self-wraps. Slight edgewear with a crimp at the head, clean and sound, a very good copy. "Regional" oceanic areas such those surrounding South America and Africa, the Mediterranean, South Pacific &c. Title is double-duty, signifying a warning sound, but also the cartooned PNUMA mascot, a cute manatee (the pin-up pinniped).

$20.00

Land settlement in California. Volume XI, Number 8, December 1916
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Land settlement in California. Volume XI, Number 8, December 1916

By Adams, Frank

San Francisco: Commonwealth Club of California, 1916. pp 369-396, wraps, 6x9 inches, spine frayed at top edge and short separation of front cover from spine, text block intact. marked by grease pencil on 5 pages, 2 small chips on back cover, uncommon. Transactions of the Commonwealth Club of California. Report on the relationship of land settlement and agricultural prosperity in CA.

$20.00

Review of wastewater problems and the wastewater-management planning in the San Francisco Bay Region, California. (open-file report)
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Review of wastewater problems and the wastewater-management planning in the San Francisco Bay Region, California. (open-file report)

By Hines, W.G.

Menlo Park: US Department of the Interior Geological Survey, Water Resources Division, 1973. 45p., very good in wraps; inside original printed envelope. Interpretive report 2.

$15.00

The Chinese laborers of Lake Chabot; San Leandro, California, a history of their contributions to the construction of Lake Chabot Dam, 1874-1892
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The Chinese laborers of Lake Chabot; San Leandro, California, a history of their contributions to the construction of Lake Chabot Dam, 1874-1892

By Beggs, Jacqueline

Oakland: Alameda County Historical Society, 1997. 27p., map, photos and diagrams, staplebound 8.5x5.5 inch wraps. Very good copy.

$25.00

Xiang Lake-- nine centuries of Chinese life
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Xiang Lake-- nine centuries of Chinese life

By Schoppa, R. Keith

New Haven: Yale University Press, 1989. xx, 284p., illustrations include period images, photos and line maps. First edition cloth boards titled in copperfoil, in dust jacket; clean and sound, a fine copy.

$12.00

Damming the Three Gorges; what dam builders don\'t want you to know. A critique of the Three Gorges Water Control Project Feasibility Study. Second edition
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Damming the Three Gorges; what dam builders don't want you to know. A critique of the Three Gorges Water Control Project Feasibility Study. Second edition

By Barber, Margaret and Grainne Ryder, editors / Probe International

London / Toronto: Earthscan Publications Limited, 1993. xxiii, 183p., illustrated with several line maps and diagrams. Second edition trade-size wraps, mild edgewear, a very good copy. Text appears to be unchanged from first appearance (issued by Probe International as publisher) except for a 2p. "Foreword to Second Edition" by Dai Qing, Chinese engineer and environmentalist, who was "arrested and detained without trial in a maximum security prison for ten months" for "her role in spurring the public debate

$15.00

La Fayette from rancho to suburb; a pictorial history of the City of Lafayette. Joan Merryman, picture editor, Richard Lloyd, book design
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La Fayette from rancho to suburb; a pictorial history of the City of Lafayette. Joan Merryman, picture editor, Richard Lloyd, book design

By Kimball, Sandy

Lafayette: the Lafayette Historical Society, 1976. Unpaginated, about 70p., numerous captioned period photographs; first edition 10.5x7.5 inch matte blue wraps decorated with a wraparound photo, a very good copy, no. 1431 of a run of 1500.

$20.00

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