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PETRIFACTIONS AND THEIR TEACHINGS or a Handbook to the Gallery of Organic Remains of The British Museum. Bohn's Natural History Library
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PETRIFACTIONS AND THEIR TEACHINGS or a Handbook to the Gallery of Organic Remains of The British Museum. Bohn's Natural History Library

By Mantell, Gideon Algernon

London: Henry G. Bohn, 1851. 496 pages; numerous illustrations. Original red cloth binding with a little general wear, chipped along the top and bottom of the spine [Please see image] , now protected in a removable clear sleeve. Contents clean and tight, small interesting stamp of the Monasterii mariae in Kent, owner's name to the top of the front free endpaper "William Anderson" A very good copy.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. 8vo. Book.

$144.88

A CATALOGUE OF BRITISH FOSSILS: COMPRISING THE GENERA AND SPECIES HISTHERTO DESCRIBED; WITH REFERENCES.....
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A CATALOGUE OF BRITISH FOSSILS: COMPRISING THE GENERA AND SPECIES HISTHERTO DESCRIBED; WITH REFERENCES.....

By Morris, John

London: Printed by Order of the Trustees (British Museum), 1854. pp. vii, 372. Original brown cloth binding with gilt lettering, good with some general wear, head of spine chipped and frayed. Contents clean and tight, original pale yellow end papers, bookplate to front pastedown and pencil notes about the author, no foxing. A good copy.. Second Edition. Hardback. Good/No Dust Jacket. 8vo. Book.

$46.10

VOICES FROM THE ROCKS Or, Proofs of the Existence of Man: During the Palaeozoic, or Most Ancient Period of the Earth. a Reply to the Late Hugh Miller
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VOICES FROM THE ROCKS Or, Proofs of the Existence of Man: During the Palaeozoic, or Most Ancient Period of the Earth. a Reply to the Late Hugh Miller

By Published Anonymously [Tayler, W. Elfe.]

London: Judd & Glass, 1857. Scarce original edition. 147 pages, frontispiece plate, title page with vignette, a few in-text cuts. Later, robust library binding, very strong. Contents good and tight, several stamps of the Keighley Institute Milligan Collection 1887, nick to fore-edge of title page. No adverts and half-title in this copy. A good copy of the scarce original edition. [Anonymous. By William Elfe Tayler - c.f .Halkett & Laing.]. First Edition. Hardcover. Good/No Dust Jacket. 12mo.

$55.32

FIGURES OF CHARACTERISTIC BRITISH FOSSILS: (PALAEOZOIC DIVISION), WITH DESCRIPTIVE REMARKS.
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FIGURES OF CHARACTERISTIC BRITISH FOSSILS: (PALAEOZOIC DIVISION), WITH DESCRIPTIVE REMARKS.

By Baily, William Hellier

London: John Van Voorst, 1875. pp. lxxx, 126; "42 plates and 18 wood-cut illustrations"; original yellow-coated end papers. Original brown cloth hardback binding with gilt lettering, very good and bright with light wear only, top rear outer corner slightly bumped. Contents good and tight, light spotting/foxing, more pronounced to page edges and first and last pages, private bookplate to front end paper, signature. A very good copy.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. 8vo (15 x 22cm).

$72.44

FOSSIL MEN AND THEIR MODERN REPRESENTATIVES.  An Attempt to Illustrate the Characters and Condition of Pre-Historic Men in Europe, By Those of the American Races
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FOSSIL MEN AND THEIR MODERN REPRESENTATIVES. An Attempt to Illustrate the Characters and Condition of Pre-Historic Men in Europe, By Those of the American Races

By Dawson, J. W.

London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1888. viii & 354 pages + publisher's catalogue; engraved frontispiece plate with tissue guard; numerous in text woodcut illustrations, original black-coated end papers. Original brown cloth hardback binding with gilt lettering and black decoration, very good with a little general wear, very slightly marked, text and cloth bright. Contents clean and tight, slight spotting to first and last few pages and page edges otherwise unmarked, no inscriptions. A very good copy.. Third Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. 8vo.

$23.71

LOWER CRETACEOUS DIPLBELINID BELEMNITES FROM THE ANGLO-PARIS BASIN + BELEMNITES FROM THE UPPER CRETACEOUS CHALK OF MIELNIK  (EASTERN POLAND) + 2 Other Belemnite Offprints
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LOWER CRETACEOUS DIPLBELINID BELEMNITES FROM THE ANGLO-PARIS BASIN + BELEMNITES FROM THE UPPER CRETACEOUS CHALK OF MIELNIK (EASTERN POLAND) + 2 Other Belemnite Offprints

By Jeletzky, J. A. & Danuta Olszewska

London: The Palaeontological Association, 1981. First mentioned work published February 1981, in printed card wrappers; second work also in printed card covers and published 1990. Other two offprints as follows: - Faunal and Flora distribution in Late Hauterivian Rhythmic Bedded Sequences and their Implications by Jorg Mutterlose, 1989 and Zur Kenntnis des Unteren Obercampans (Xone der Belemnitella mucronata) in Sudbayern by Herbert Hagn published 1953. All in english barring last work which is in German. From the library of Prof. L. M. Hancock with his stamp. All very good. (plus other photocopioes). Paperback. Very Good. 8vo.

$19.76

COLLECTION OF SIX OFFPRINTS, 2 LETTERS Etc. Signed from Christensen to Jake Hancock - Concerning BELEMNITES and Specifically Upper Cretaceous Belemnite Stratigraphy of Europe
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COLLECTION OF SIX OFFPRINTS, 2 LETTERS Etc. Signed from Christensen to Jake Hancock - Concerning BELEMNITES and Specifically Upper Cretaceous Belemnite Stratigraphy of Europe

By Christensen, Walter Kegel; Prof. J. M. Hancock

Various, 1990. Various offprints and letters From the library of Prof. J. M. Hancock, including two letters from Walter Kegel Christensen to Hancock regarding his manuscript for Upper cretaceous Belemnite stratigraphy in Europe with reply from Hancock in pencil and also the list of references and captions for the same marked up by Hancock with separate letter from Christensen. Both letters signed. Offprints by Christensen, mostly signed and inscribed to Hancock include Late Turonian-early Coniacian belemnites from western and central Europe; Actinocamax primus - Biometry, comparison and biostratigraphy; Structure of the guard in a species of Belemnitella; Actinocamax cf. manitobensis from the kangerdlugssuaq area, southern East Greenland; Bulletin Geological Society Denmark volume 22. Part 2. An interesting little collection.. Paperback. Very Good. 4to.

$31.61

A MONOGRAPH ON FOSSIL BEES (Hymenoptera: Apoidea)
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A MONOGRAPH ON FOSSIL BEES (Hymenoptera: Apoidea)

By Zeuner, F. E. & Manning, F. J.

London: British Museum, 1976. 268 pages + 4 b/w plates. Covers very good with a little general wear and slight rubbing. Contents clean and tight, neat previous owner stamp on title page, slightly faded on front cover and spine, otherwise unmarked, no inscriptions. A very good copy.. First Edition. Paperback. Very Good. 8vo.

$32.93

THE LOWER LLANDOVERY (SILURIAN) BRACHIOPODS FROM KEISLEY, WESTMORLAND
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THE LOWER LLANDOVERY (SILURIAN) BRACHIOPODS FROM KEISLEY, WESTMORLAND

By Temple, J. T.

London: The Palaeontographical Society, 1968. pp. 58; 10 plates with associated text. Bound in later red cloth with gilt lettering to the spine; very good with minimal wear. Contents very good and tight, single stamp to the front free end paper otherwise no inscriptions or other marks, plates clean. Please note we have many other sections and monographs published by the Palaeontographical Society.. First Edition. Hardback. Very Good. 4to (22 x 28cm).

$23.71

A MONOGRAPH OF THE BRITISH PALAEOZOIC PHYLLOPODA (Phyllocarida, Packard)
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A MONOGRAPH OF THE BRITISH PALAEOZOIC PHYLLOPODA (Phyllocarida, Packard)

By Jones, Prof. T. Rupert; Woodward, Dr. Henry

London: The Palaeontographical Society, 1888. Complete; 1888-1899, pp. xv, 211; 31 fine lithographic plates, plus associated text. Titles and half-titles present. Bound in red buckram cloth with gilt lettering to the spine; very good and clean with slight wear only, slightly marked. Contents clean and tight, single stamp to front endpaper, otherwise unmarked and without inscriptions, plates all clean. A very good clean bright copy. Please note we have many other sections and monographs published by the Palaeontographical Society.. First Edition. Hardback. Very Good. 4to (22 x 28cm).

$89.56

A MONOGRAPH OF THE FOSSIL ESTHERIAE
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A MONOGRAPH OF THE FOSSIL ESTHERIAE

By Jones, T. Rupert

London: The Palaeontographical Society, 1862. pp. viii, 134; 5 fine lithographic plates with associated text; folding table. Bound in later red cloth with gilt lettering to the spine; very good with minimal wear. Contents very good and tight, single stamp to the front free end paper otherwise no inscriptions or other marks, plates clean, the last with a very small stain to the reverse. A very good copy with the fine original plates. Please note we have many other sections and monographs published by the Palaeontographical Society.. First Edition. Hardback. Very Good. 4to (22 x 28cm).

$42.15

THE CAMBRIAN TRILOBITES FROM THE PURLEY SHALES OF WARWICKSHIRE
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THE CAMBRIAN TRILOBITES FROM THE PURLEY SHALES OF WARWICKSHIRE

By Rushton, A. W. A.

London: The Palaeontographical Society, 1966. pp. 55; 6 plates with associated text. Bound in later red cloth with gilt lettering to the spine; very good with minimal wear. Contents very good and tight, single stamp to the front free end paper otherwise no inscriptions or other marks, plates clean. Please note we have many other sections and monographs published by the Palaeontographical Society.. First Edition. Hardback. Very Good. 4to (22 x 28cm).

$23.71

A MONOGRAPH OF THE BRITISH CARBONIFEROUS NON-MARINE LAMELLIBRANCHIA Parts I-XIII Complete (bound in two Volumes: Text and Plates vols)
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A MONOGRAPH OF THE BRITISH CARBONIFEROUS NON-MARINE LAMELLIBRANCHIA Parts I-XIII Complete (bound in two Volumes: Text and Plates vols)

By Trueman, Sir Arthur; Weir J.

London: The Palaeontographical Society, 1946. Parts I - XIII complete, 1946-1968; text volume: lx & 449 pages; plates volume; 48 plates + accompanying text. Bound in red buckram cloth with gilt lettering to the spine, very good and clean with minimal wear only. Contents clean and tight, single stamp to rear end paper otherwise unmarked and without inscriptions. A very good clean bright set. Please note we have many other sections and monographs published by the Palaeontographical Society.. First Edition. Hardback. Very Good. 4to (22 x 28cm).

$144.88

THE LOWER CARBONIFEROUS GASTROPOD FAUNA FROM THE HOTWELLS LIMESTONE OF COMPTON MARTIN, SOMERSET.
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THE LOWER CARBONIFEROUS GASTROPOD FAUNA FROM THE HOTWELLS LIMESTONE OF COMPTON MARTIN, SOMERSET.

By Batten, R. L.

London: The Palaeontographical Society, 1966. 109 pages; 10 plates. Bound in red buckram cloth with gilt lettering to the spine; protected in clear self-adhesive plastic which is slightly pealing, otherwise very good and clean with minimal wear only. Contents clean and tight, single stamp to front end paper otherwise unmarked and without inscriptions. A very good clean bright copy. Please note we have many other sections and monographs published by the Palaeontographical Society.. First Edition. Hardback. Very Good. 4to (22 x 28cm).

$19.76

A MONOGRAPH OF THE BRITISH CARBONIFEROUS LAMELLIBRANCHIATA (Complete 2 Volumes Bound in 3)
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A MONOGRAPH OF THE BRITISH CARBONIFEROUS LAMELLIBRANCHIATA (Complete 2 Volumes Bound in 3)

By Hind, Wheelton

London: The Palaeontographical Society, 1896. 1896-1903. pp. 476 & 216 with 54 + 25 lithographic plates, each with descriptive letterpress. Two volumes of text with plates bound separately in third volume. Bound in red buckram cloth with gilt lettering to the spine, very good and clean with minimal wear only. Contents clean and tight, a couple of neat stamps to front end papers, manuscript note to the effect that plates bound separately, otherwise unmarked and without inscriptions, plates all very good and clean, unmarked. A very good bright set. This is a heavy set and a small postal surcharge may apply. Please note we have many other sections and monographs published by the Palaeontographical Society.. First Edition. Hardback. Very Good. 4to (22 x 28cm).

$194.93

A MONOGRAPH OF CARBONIFEROUS AND PERMIAN FORAMINIFERA (THE GENUS FUSULINA EXCEPTED Complete
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A MONOGRAPH OF CARBONIFEROUS AND PERMIAN FORAMINIFERA (THE GENUS FUSULINA EXCEPTED Complete

By Brady, Henry Bowman

London: The Palaeontographical Society, 1876. Complete; 1876, pp. 166; 12 fine lithographic plates printed on India paper, mounted on thick paper, plus associated text. Titles and half-titles present. Bound in red buckram cloth with gilt lettering to the spine; very good and clean with slight wear only, a small knock to the head of the front board. Contents clean and tight, single stamp to each endpaper, both paste-downs with the remnants of previous clear plastic cover; otherwise unmarked and without inscriptions, plates all clean, top corner of some pages slightly knocked. A very good clean bright copy. The fine original plates are so much better than the later 1970 reprint. Please note we have many other sections and monographs published by the Palaeontographical Society.. First Edition. Hardback. Very Good. 4to (22 x 28cm).

$55.32

A Monograph of the British Fossil Bivalved Entomostraca from the Carboniferous Formations. Part I. The Capridinadae and their Allies.
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A Monograph of the British Fossil Bivalved Entomostraca from the Carboniferous Formations. Part I. The Capridinadae and their Allies.

By ones, T.R.; Kirkby, J.W.; Brady, G.S.

London: The Palaeontographical Society, 1874. 1874-1884; part I - all published; pp. iii, 92; 7 lithographic plates + descriptive letterpress. General title page not bound in otherwise other titles and prelims all present. Bound in red buckram cloth with gilt lettering to the spine, very good and clean with minimal wear only. Contents clean and tight, single stamp to front end paper otherwise unmarked and without inscriptions, plates all very good and clean. A very good clean bright copy. Please note we have many other sections and monographs published by the Palaeontographical Society.. First Edition. Hardback. Very Good. 4to (22 x 28cm).

$36.88

CATALOGUE OF THE FOSSIL PLANTS OF THE GLOSSOPTERIS FLORA IN THE DEPARTMENT OF GEOLOGY BRITISH MUSEUM (NATURAL HISTORY).
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CATALOGUE OF THE FOSSIL PLANTS OF THE GLOSSOPTERIS FLORA IN THE DEPARTMENT OF GEOLOGY BRITISH MUSEUM (NATURAL HISTORY).

By Arber, E. A. Newell

London: Trustees of the British Museum (Natural History), 1905. "Being a Monograph of the Permo-Carboniferous Flora of India and the Southern Hemisphere"; pp. lxxiv, (2), 253; 8 lithograph plates, a few line drawings in the text. Original brown cloth binding with gilt lettering, very good with a little general wear and rubbing. Contents good and tight, library bookplate to the front paste-down, and very small stamps to the reverse of the title page and each plate otherwise unmarked, no annotation. A very good copy.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. 8vo (15 x 23cm).

$19.76

MENDIP - Its Swallet Caves and Rock Shelters
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MENDIP - Its Swallet Caves and Rock Shelters

By Bach, H.E.

London: John Wright & Sons Ltd., 1948. 156 pages, b/w illustrations. Covers very good with a little rubbing. Contents clean and tight, fold out table of beast remains, unmarked, no inscriptions. A very good to near fine copy.. Second Edition. Paperback. Very Good. 12mo.

$23.71

OBSERVATIONS ON THE STRUCTURE OF FOSSIL PLANTS FOUND IN THE CARBONIFEROUS STRATA PART IV. SIGILLARIA AND STIGMARIA

By Binney, E. W.

London: The Palaeontographical Society, 1875. Pages 97 - 147, Plates XIX - XXIV. Bound in original paper wrappers with printed label to the front cover, half-title and title pages also present; 6 fine b/w lithographic plates, with letterpress description adjacent. Wrappers a little worn and chipped to the spine, front cover and first few pages detached. (the original paper bindings were not expected to last, instead it was intended that the purchaser/subscriber woud bind them up) Contents very good, clean with no notable marks or foxing, single stamp to the last blank page, a few pages a little worn at edges. A very good complete Part. Please note we have many other sections and monographs from the Palaeontographical Society volumes.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. 4to (22 x 28cm).

$26.34

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