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cover of Palaeontology; in Advance Sheets from the Eighteenth Report of the Geological Survey of Indiana; S.S. Gorby, State Geologist.

Palaeontology; in Advance Sheets from the Eighteenth Report of the Geological Survey of Indiana; S.S. Gorby, State Geologist.

by Miller, S.(amuel) A.(lmond)

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Published
1892
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Very Good Plus
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First Printing
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Indianapolis, IN: Wm. B. Burford , 1892. Very Good Plus in original printed wrappers, small tear fore edge front wrapper, ligh wear at edges of wrappers with app. 1" paper loss of wrapper at bottom edge of spine. 79 pages, 12 leaves of plates, explanation printed on verso of plates. RARE, none found in current commerce, WorldCat locates 7 libraries… Read more
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cover of Acadian Geology: an Account of the Geological Structure and Mineral Resources of Nova Scotia, and Portions of the Neighobouring Provinces of British America.

Acadian Geology: an Account of the Geological Structure and Mineral Resources of Nova Scotia, and Portions of the Neighobouring Provinces of British America.

by Dawson, John William (Sir)

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Published
1855
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Very Good Minus
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First Edition
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Edinburgh: Oliver and Bord, 1855. RARE in the 1855 First Edition, last seen at auction in 1969 (RBH). Original green embossed cloth with gilt floral arrangement front cover and gilt lettering back, large fold-out color map at rear. Very Good Minus, tears to cloth at head of spine, front hinge opened yet holding nicely, map at rear complete and present,… Read more
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cover of Earthquakes and Other Earth Movements

Earthquakes and Other Earth Movements

by Milne, John (1850-1913)

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Published
1886
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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London: Kegan Paul, Trench & Co., 1886. 8vo, xiv, 363, 4 pg. International Scientific Series list, 44 pp. publisher's ads. With 38 figures and fold-out color map. International Scientific Series Vol. LVI. Map is Fine. Book is Very Good in publisher's decorative red cloth, top dusty, 1/2" chip to cloth at head of spine, the contemporary armorial bookplate… Read more
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cover of Elementary Geology  (ASSOCIATION COPY)

Elementary Geology (ASSOCIATION COPY)

by Hitchcock, Edward (1793-1864)

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Published
1840
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Very Good Minus
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First Edition
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Amherst, Mass.: J. S. & C. Adams, 1840. viii, paginated 9-320, illustrated, 3 fold-out charts. RARE SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR at front end page - "Mr. A. Jenkins, Jr., with the respect of the author", with laid in single sheet center fold with one side in author's manuscript handwriting, titled "Topics on Geology" followed by 19 numbered topics… Read more
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cover of Principles of Geology: or, the Modern Changes of the Earth and Its Inhabitants , Considered as Illustrative of Geology. In Three Volumes. Sixth Edition

Principles of Geology: or, the Modern Changes of the Earth and Its Inhabitants , Considered as Illustrative of Geology. In Three Volumes. Sixth Edition

by Charles Lyell, Esq. F.R.S.

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Published
1840
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Sixth Edition
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London: John Murray, 1840. Sixth Edition, 1840, handsomely bound in contemporary calf, dark brown and black leather labels with gilt lettering, gilt rules and decorations, front and rear boards all three volumes stamped in gilt "Upper Canada College" and its motto "Palmam Qui Meruit Ferat", marbled end pages, with presentation bookplate front paste down of Vol. I for Merit and… Read more
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