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THE ATLANTEAN CONTINENT. ITS BEARING UPON THE GREAT ICE AGE AND THE DISTRIBUTION OF SPECIES
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THE ATLANTEAN CONTINENT. ITS BEARING UPON THE GREAT ICE AGE AND THE DISTRIBUTION OF SPECIES

By Forrest, H. Edward

London: H. F. & G. Witherby, 1933. pp 328. "With plates, text figures and maps" including frontispiece and fold-out map. Ooriginal dust jacket with a little general wear and rubbing, lightly marked, now protected in a clear removable archival sleeve. Contents clean and tight, minimal marks of the National Library of Scotland to the front endpaper, otherwise unmarked, pages crisp. A very good copy. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Good Plus. 22.5 x 15cm.

$24.25

HANDBOOK TO THE GEOLOGY OF WEYMOUTH AND THE ISLAND OF PORTLAND with Notes on the Natural History of the Coast and Neighbourhood

By Damon, Robert

London: Edward Stanford, 1860. pp. xii, 199, [i]; folding hand-coloured index map to the geology of Weymouth, folding geological section, numerous in-text woodcut illustrations, some full-age. Publisher's textured blue cloth with gilt lettering, a little marked and rubbed with some scuffing to the head/tail of the spine. Contents clean and tight, original yellow-coated end papers, pencil inscription, one page of the preliminaries appears to be bound out of sequence but complete. A good to very good tight copy.. First Edition. Hardcover. Good. 17 x 11cm.

$105.10

THE GLACIAL GEOLOGY OF HOLDERNESS AND THE VALE OF YORK
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THE GLACIAL GEOLOGY OF HOLDERNESS AND THE VALE OF YORK

By Melmore, Sidney

Arbroath: Printed for Sidney Melmore By T. Buncle & Co., 1935. pp. vii, 96; b/w diagrams. Publishers brown-red cloth with gilt lettering, very god with slight wear only. Contents clean and tight, no inscriptions or other marks, original endpapers. A very good crisp copy. . First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 22 x 14cm.

$43.12

A SIMPLE EXPLANATION OF THE DEVELOPMENT PLAN FOR THE CITY AND COUNTY OF BRISTOL
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A SIMPLE EXPLANATION OF THE DEVELOPMENT PLAN FOR THE CITY AND COUNTY OF BRISTOL

By Planning and Reconstruction Committee of the City Council

Bristol: Printed and Published by Corporation of Bristol, 1952. 20 pages; colour map of major proposals and large map of comprehensive development area to centre of booklet. Printed card covers fine with minimal wear. Contents clean and tight, no inscriptions. A very good copy of this scarce publication. (Booklet regarding the Development Plan as required by the Town and Country Planning Act, 1947). First Edition. Paperback. Very Good. 8vo. Book.

$16.17

THE GEOLOGY OF THE BRISTOL DISTRICT WITH SOME ACCOUNT OF THE PHYSIOGRAPHY (Bristol Meeting Sept. 3-10 1930)
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THE GEOLOGY OF THE BRISTOL DISTRICT WITH SOME ACCOUNT OF THE PHYSIOGRAPHY (Bristol Meeting Sept. 3-10 1930)

By Crookall, R., L. S. Palmer, S. H. Reynolds, A. E. Trueman, J. W. Tutcher and F. S. Wallis.

Bristol: British Association For The Advancement Of Science, 1925. 59 pages; b/w diagrams, very attractive colour geological map of the Bristol district to the rear. Printed card covers fine with minimal wear. Contents clean and tight, no inscriptions, attractive round stamp of the Terence Bryant Bristol Collection to the reverse of the title page. A very good to fine copy.. First Edition. Paperback. Very Good. 8vo. Book.

$16.17

'MONGST MINES AND MINERS;  or Underground Scenes by Flash-Light: A Series of Photographs, with Explanatory Letterpress, Illustrating Methods of Working in Cornish Mines.
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'MONGST MINES AND MINERS; or Underground Scenes by Flash-Light: A Series of Photographs, with Explanatory Letterpress, Illustrating Methods of Working in Cornish Mines.

By Burrow, J. C.; Thomas, William

London and Camborne: Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent & Co., Limited [and] Cambourne Printing and Stationery Co., Ld., 1893. An outstanding copy - in very good, original, condition, inscribed and signed by the author to the verso of the front free end paper 'To J. D. Geddes Esq. with J. C. Burrows compliments.' Pp. 32 (including half title and title pages). Complete with 26 b/w original mounted woodburytype photographs (mounted two per sheet with printed captions below) plus the large mounted frontispiece photograph of 'The Chief Mining District of Cornwall'; folding colour printed section of Dolcoath Main Lode, one illustration. Original textured red cloth with gilt lettering and decoration to the front board and spine. All edges gilt. Binding very good with light wear only, cloth slightly marked, lightly scuffed to the head/tail of the spine. Contents clean and tight, original yellow-coated endpapers, internal hinges with light wear, contents are fimly bound, minimal spotting to the odd page, several tissue guards to the plates creased, one with a tear to the fore-edge. An outstanding copy. [This title is nearly always found in worn and soiled condition - by far the best copy we have seen] Notes: The classic photographic record of Cornish Mining. J. C. Burrows (photographer to H.R.H. the Prince of Wales) had "long experience as a photographer in the most active mining district of Cornwall" and was encouraged to produce this work by William Thomas, Secretary of the Mining Association of Cornwall who provided the text. Includes views of Dolcoath Mine, Cook's Kitchen Mine, East Pool Mine and Blue Hill Mine, many of them depicting miners at work on the coal face. Burrows provides a vivid description on the difficulties of photographing underground "... the temperature there was 100 f. The miners work nearly naked. The camera was attached to the ladder and tilted at an angle of 45. Water dropped everywhere and came from the foot-wall in a steady stream...". Signed by Author. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 4to (25 x 31 cm). Book.

$1684.25

RECORDS OF THE ROCKS; or Notes on the Geology, Natural History and Antiquities of North and South Wales, Devon & Cornwall
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RECORDS OF THE ROCKS; or Notes on the Geology, Natural History and Antiquities of North and South Wales, Devon & Cornwall

By Symonds, Rev. W. S.

London: John Murray, 1872. Pp. xviii, [2], 433; b/w woodcut illustrations throughout. Original green cloth hardback binding, very good with a little general wear and rubbing. Contents clean and tight, original brown-coated endpapers a little worn with slight chipping to fore-edges, rear internal hinge lightly worn but strong, contemporary name dated '84 to the half-title pages, no foxing or spotting. A very good copy.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. 8vo.

$37.73

LA TERRE AVANT LE DELUGE
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LA TERRE AVANT LE DELUGE

By Figuier, Louis

Paris: Librairie Hachette, 1874. Fine, full tan-calf binding by Relfe Brothers, London, with extensive gilt decoration to the spine, green title label. 548 pages; colour and b/w illustrations. All edges marbled matching marbled end-papers. Binding very good with light wear, a little rubbing, Sicillum Crokorniense with vignette gilt blocked to the front board. Contents good and tight, gift inscription to front blank "Second French Prize, Crewkerne School, July, 1877", several inconspicuous stamps; foxing throughout, some pages minimall so, other quite severe, pages towards rear cockled. Sold as a binding. Septieme Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. Royal 8vo.

$47.16

BRISTOL GEOLOGY AND GEOGRAPHY For the Use of School Teachers and Others.

By Reynolds, Sidney H.

Bristol: J. W. Arrowsmith Ltd., 1924. 98 pages, map frontispiece plate, b/w illustrations. Original card covers very good with light wear only. Contents clean and tight, unmarked. A very good copy.. First Edition. Paperback. Very Good. 12mo.

$32.34

BALL CLAYS, WEATHERING AND CLIMATE
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BALL CLAYS, WEATHERING AND CLIMATE

By Bristow, C. M.

St. Austell, UK: English China Clays, 1985. 40 pages, printed to one side only. Original spiral binding with card covers, title in manuscript to upper cover. Contents clean and tight. A very good copy. Scarce.. First Edition. Paperback. Very Good. 4to.

$22.91

WESTERN MINING An Informal Account of Precious Metals Prospecting, Placering, Lode Mining and Milling on the American Frontier from Spanish Times to 1893
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WESTERN MINING An Informal Account of Precious Metals Prospecting, Placering, Lode Mining and Milling on the American Frontier from Spanish Times to 1893

By Young, Otis E.; Lenon, Robert

Oklahoma: University of Oklahoma Press, 1970. pp, xv, 342; b/w illustrations throughout. Original dust jacket very good with some wear to edges, not price-clipped, now protected in a clear removable archival sleeve. Contents clean and tight, unmarked. A very good copy of the first edition.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo.

$21.56

The structure and ore deposits of the Carboniferous Limestone of the Eyam district, Derbyshire Vol. c Parts 3 & 4 1945.
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The structure and ore deposits of the Carboniferous Limestone of the Eyam district, Derbyshire Vol. c Parts 3 & 4 1945.

By J. Shirley and E Horsfield

United Kingdom: Quart. Journ. Geological Soc., 1945. contains large fold-out map. Covers good with some wear, rear cover carefully taped. Contents clean and tight, no inscriptions. A good copy.. First Edition. Paperback. Good/No DJ. 8vo.

$6.74

Abstracts of the Proceedings of the Conference of Geologists and Geomorphologists in the South-West of England, Exeter 1958
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Abstracts of the Proceedings of the Conference of Geologists and Geomorphologists in the South-West of England, Exeter 1958

By Scott Simpson and J. Robson

Penzance: Royal Geological Society of Cornwall, 1958. 25 pages. Covers very good with a little gentle wear only, Naturalists' Society stamp to bottom corner. Contents clean and tight, no inscriptions. A very good copy.. First Edition. Paperback. Very Good/No DJ. 8vo.

$6.74

THE ENGINEERING GEOLOGY OF ANCIENT WORKS, MONUMENTS AND HISTORICAL SITES PRESERVATION AND PROTECTION (Volume 4)
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THE ENGINEERING GEOLOGY OF ANCIENT WORKS, MONUMENTS AND HISTORICAL SITES PRESERVATION AND PROTECTION (Volume 4)

By Marinos, Paul G.; Koukis, George C.

Rotterdam: Balkema, 1990. volume 4, over 2000 pages; b/w illustrations. Procedings of an International Symposium Organised by Monuments/Geosciences and Archaeological Exploration; Volume 4: General Reports, Special Lectures, Delayed Papers, Short Notes, Author Index. Original laminated hardback bindings, fine with minimal wear. Contents clean and tight, no inscriptions. A fine tight copy.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/No Dust Jacket. 4to.

$74.11

GOLD, COPPER, AND LEAD IN CHOTA NAGPORE AND THE ADJACENT COUNTRY
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GOLD, COPPER, AND LEAD IN CHOTA NAGPORE AND THE ADJACENT COUNTRY

By King, W.; Pope T. A.

Calcutta: Thacker, Spink and Co., 1891. pp. [iv], iii, [i],176, [32 publisher's catalogue dated December 1890], very large folding colour map (small tear professionally repaired with Japanese tissue). Original brown cloth binding with gilt/black lettering, very good with a little general wear and rubbing. Contents clean and tight, original brown-coated end-papers, no inscriptions, slight spotting/dust marking to page edges. A very good copy. Scarce - particularly with the original map.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. 12mo (13 x 18.5cm).

$148.21

APPENDIX TO THE SECOND EDITION OF AN INDEX OF MINERAL SPECIES AND VARIETIES ARRANGED CHEMICALLY
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APPENDIX TO THE SECOND EDITION OF AN INDEX OF MINERAL SPECIES AND VARIETIES ARRANGED CHEMICALLY

By Hey, Max H.

London: Trustees of the British Museum (Natural History), 1963. 135 pages. Original blue cloth binding very good with light general wear only. Contents clean and tight, no inscriptions. A very good tight copy.. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. 8vo.

$8.08

The Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London A Run from 1957-1974

By Various

London: The Geological Society, 1958. A run from vol. 113 - vol. 130 consisting of 71 separate parts, (just a few missing numbers); starts at no. 451 for 1957 (vol. 113 part 3) and continues till no. 504 (vol. 126 May 1971) missing nos. 455 & 469 only. At vol 127 the journal changes format and omits "Quarterly" from the title, vol 127 is complete in 6 parts; vol. 128 consisting of 5 parts (missing part 5); vol 129 5 parts (missing part 1) and vol. 130 parts 1-3 only. Condition is generally very good. Many of the parts have folding maps and numerous b/w illustrations.. First Edition. Paperback. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. 8vo.

$202.11

REMINISCENCES AMONG THE ROCKS In Connection with the Geological Survey of Canada
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REMINISCENCES AMONG THE ROCKS In Connection with the Geological Survey of Canada

By Weston, Thos. Chesmer

Toronto: Printed for the Author By Warwick Bro's & Rutter, 1899. pp. ix, [i], 328; portrait frontispiece + 11 further b/w plates (one not mentioned in list of illustrations) and two in-text illustrations, all present and correct. Original green cloth binding with gilt lettering, very good with a little general wear and rubbing. Contents clean and tight, previous owner's inscription to the front end paper, otherwise unmarked, slight reading wear. A very good copy.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. 8vo (14 x 20cm).

$94.32

Geologists and the History of Geology : An International Bibliography from the Origins to 1978 (4 Volume set)
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Geologists and the History of Geology : An International Bibliography from the Origins to 1978 (4 Volume set)

By Sarjeant, William A. S.

London: Macmillan, 1980. four volume set. Original red cloth binding with black lettering, vcery good with minimal wear, vol I with a knock to the bottom of the spine. Contents clean and tight, unmarked, no inscriptions. A very good to fine set of vols I, II, III & IV. (note vol V. is not included in this set). Hard Cover. Fine/No Dust Jacket. 4to.

$256.01

LIZARD (FALMOUTH) GEOLOGICAL SURVEY OF ENGLAND AND WALES SHEET 359

By None

Southampton: Ordnance Survey, 1943. A coloured geological map of the Lizard dissected and mounted onto linen, dated 1934 (Ordnance Survey of England Third Edition), scale one inch to one mile. Coloured geological key to the right side with coloured sections to the bottom of the map. A very attractive item with in very good condition, though missing outer cover.. Paperback. Very Good. Map.

$20.21

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