Geology from Christison Rare Books, IOBA SABDA

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(Pretoria: Government Printer for the Department of Mines, 1937). 240 x 150 mm; side-stitched olive green wrappers; pp. 64; plates, figures (including folding map). A little foxing; museum library stamp and code to upper cover; archival tape strengthening to head of spine. Good condition. .
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(Pretoria: Government Printer for Department of Mines, 1935). With a chapter on underground water resources by H.F. Frommurze. 240 x 150 mm; original wrappers; pp. 44, three figures. Wrappers lightly soiled, with penned accession code to upper cover; silverfish attention to top fore-corner of title page; a little foxing. Good condition. Geological survey of the area around Jansenville, Steytlerville, Somerset… Read more
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(Cape Town: Struik Nature, 2006) 0770070621. 239 x 175 mm; laminated pictorial wrappers; pp. 318, incl. index; lavishly illustrated with full-colour artwork, photographs and maps. Wrappers a bit rubbed. Very good condition. "Geological Journeys: A traveller's guide to South Africa's rocks and landforms is an essential companion for car journeys. How often have we wondered about the jaunty tilt… Read more
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(Cape Town: Struik, 2005) 1770071482. 240 x 172 mm; laminated pictorial wrappers; pp. 333; lavishly illustrated in full colour, with maps, diagrams, charts and photographs. Slight damp-ripple to extreme bottom fore-corner of initial leaves. Very good condition. "Geologically speaking, southern Africa is without equal, a treasure house of valuable minerals with a geological history dating back some 3 600 million… Read more
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Look Beyond the Wind

by Lehmann, Olga

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(Johannesburg: Hans Merensky Holdings, 1989). Text facsimile of the Timmins edition of 1959. 8vo; original blue rexine, lettered in gilt on spine and upper cover; pp. 232, incl. index; plates. Faint browning to endpapers; merest trace of spotting to top edge. Near-fine condition. "South Africa's mineral wealth is one of her greatest blessings. From the gold mines of the Witwatersrand… Read more
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A Glimpse of South Africa

by Taljaard, M. S.

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(Stellenbosch: The University Publishers and Booksellers, 1949). 4to; original blue cloth, lettered in black on spine and upper cover; pictorial dustwrapper; pp. (viii) + 226 + (i); plates; diagrams and cross-sections in text. Dustwrapper slightly tanned and edgeworn, with earlier owner's tape reinforcing to reverse; earlier owner's bookplate to front free endpaper; very occasional minor fox spot. Very… Read more
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([Johannesburg]: Geological Society of South Africa, 1990). 210 x 147 mm; printed wrappers; pp. (vi) + 49; photographs, diagrams, tables and maps. Very good condition. "This excursion will focus on the Late Proterozoic Gariep Belt, an arcuate north-south trending tectonic unit that straddles the Orange River. The belt strikes out to sea in the Kleinzee area to… Read more
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([Johannesburg]: Geological Society of South Africa, 1990). 210 x 147 mm; printed wrappers; pp. (iv) + 60; photographs, diagrams, tables and maps. Slightly rubbed, with trace of browning; earlier owner's name and note penned on first page. Very good condition. "As the title indicates, this excursion focuses mainly on the volcanic and shallow-intrusive olivine-melilitite occurrences of the… Read more
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image of Rocks, Minerals and Gemstones of Southern Africa. A Collector's Guide

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(Cape Town: Struik, 1983) 0869771418. 12mo; laminated pictorial boards; pp. 120, incl. index; colour photographs throughout. Boards ever so slightly rubbed. Very good condition. "This practical handbook is a must for avid collectors as well as all with an interest in the geological treasures of this subcontinent. More than 160 of the more commonly found rocks… Read more
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(Johannesburg: The Geological Society of South Africa, 1963). Annexure to Volume LXVI. 240 x 178 mm; side-stitched printed card wrappers; pp. (ii) + 78; photographs and diagrams. Wrappers somewhat tanned; earlier owner's hand-stamp to upper cover; staples a little rusted; some foxing. Very good condition. .
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(Johannesburg: The Geological Society of South Africa, [1957]). Annexure to Volume LX. 240 x 185 mm; side-stitched printed card wrappers; pp. (ii) + 73; several tables, cross-sections and maps, incl. folding. Wrappers somewhat tanned; earlier owner's hand-stamp to upper cover; staples a little rusted. Very good condition. .
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(Johannesburg: The Geological Society of South Africa, [1951]). Annexure to Volume LIV. 243 x 185 mm; saddle-stitched printed card wrappers; pp. (ii) + 27. Wrappers somewhat tanned; earlier owner's hand-stamp to upper cover. Very good condition. .
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(Johannesburg: The Geological Society of South Africa, 1959). Annexure to Volume LXII. 240 x 175 mm; side-stitched printed card wrappers; pp. (ii) + 33; plates. Wrappers somewhat tanned; trace of fishmothing, with earlier owner's hand-stamp and signature to upper cover; staples a little rusted; occasional fox spot. Good to very good condition. .
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(Johannesburg: The Geological Society of South Africa, 1981). Annexure to Volume LXXXIV. 297 x 210 mm; saddle-stitched printed card wrappers; pp. (ii) + 19; diagrams. Partial discoloration to slightly creased wrappers; some foxing. Very good condition. .
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(Johannesburg: The Geological Society of South Africa, 1976). Annexure to Volume LXXIX. 297 x 210 mm; saddle-stitched printed card wrappers; pp. (ii) + 33; charts. Trace of fishmothing to edges of wrappers; a little foxing. Very good condition. .
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(Johannesburg: The Geological Society of South Africa, [1955]). Annexure to Volume LVIII. 240 x 180 mm; side-stitched printed card wrappers; pp. (iv) + 58; several tables, cross-sections and maps, incl. folding. Wrappers somewhat tanned; earlier owner's hand-stamp to upper cover; staples a trifle rusted. Very good condition. .
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(Johannesburg: The Geological Society of South Africa, 1977). Annexure to Volume LXXX. 297 x 210 mm; saddle-stitched printed card wrappers; pp. (ii) + 15; maps; diagrams. A little foxing. Very good condition. .
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(Johannesburg: The Geological Society of South Africa, 1979). Annexure to Volume LXXXII. 297 x 210 mm; saddle-stitched printed card wrappers; pp. (ii) + 12; tables; graphs. Earlier owner's initials penned on upper cover; small scuff to first leaf of lecture; a little foxing. Very good condition. .
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(Johannesburg: The Geological Society of South Africa, [1953]). Annexure to Volume LVI. 240 x 183 mm; saddle-stitched printed card wrappers; pp. (ii) + 30; maps; tables, incl. folding. Wrappers somewhat tanned with trace of spotting; earlier owner's hand-stamp to upper cover. Very good condition. .
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(Johannesburg: The Geological Society of South Africa, 1979). Annexure to Volume LXXVI. Delivered 1973, but published 1979. 297 x 210 mm; saddle-stitched printed card wrappers; pp. (ii) + 60; several charts and maps, incl. folding. A little spotting. Very good condition. .
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