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Rain and Rivers or Hutton and Playfair against Lyell and all Comers

by GREENWOOD, Colonel George

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Published
1876
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Third Edition
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London: Longmans, Green & Co., 1876. xviii; (ii); 247 + 41(publisher's catalogue) pages. 4 plates inc. 3 hand coloured maps. Original green cloth neatly rebacked. A bright copy. A follower of Hutton and Playfair this scarce treatise is by the universally excepted discoverer of the origin of the Wealden escarpment. Third Edition. Original Cloth. Very Good. 8vo.. Book.
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River Terraces Letters on Geological and other Subjects

by GREENWOOD, Colonel George

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Published
1877
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First Ed
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London: Longmans, Green & Co., 1877. xx; 247 + 28 (publisher's catalogue); (ii) (advert) pages. Original green cloth. A bright copy. First Ed. Original Cloth. Very Good. 8vo.. Book.
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The Geological Evidences of the Antiquity of Man with remarks on theories of the origin of species by variation

by LYELL, Sir Charles

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Published
1863
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Second Edition, Revised
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London: John Murray, 1863. xvi; 528 pages. Illustrated. Bookplate. Original green cloth with gilt lettering, central device on the upper cover, neatly rebacked with the spine relaid. The first edition was published in February 1863, the second edition appeared two months later, with a few alterations, corrections and an additional seven page appendix. Second Edition, Revised. Original Cloth. Very Good.… Read more
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The Geology of the Country Around Padstow and Camelford

by REID, Clement, BARROW, G & DEWEY, Henry . & others

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1910
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London: H.M.S.O., 1910. iv; 120 pages. 4 plates. Light foxing to one plate. Some light pencil underlining. Well rebound in maroon cloth. Memoirs of the Geological Survey of England & Wales. First Ed. Cloth. Very Good. Tall 8vo. Book.
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Popular Physical Geology

by JUKES, J. Beete

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Published
1853
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First Ed
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London: Reeve & Co, 1853. xvi; 359; (i) pages. 20 tinted lithograph plates. Frontispiece loose. Original pictorial gilt green cloth. A nice copy. First Ed. Very Good. Small 4to. Book.
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Address Delivered at the Anniversary Meeting of the Geological Society of London on the 19th February, 1864

by RAMSAY, A.C

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Published
1864
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First Edit
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London: Taylor & Francis, 1864. 32 pages, 4 tables inc. one folding, errata slip. Disbound. A small piece of the front wrapper tipped-in on the verso of the title, with the manuscript presentation inscription of the Author to the Royal Geological Society of Cornwall. This is Ramsay's address to the Geological Society of London on becoming their President.. First Edit.… Read more
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Poems of Later Years

by STOKES, Henry Sewell

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Published
1873
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First Ed
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London: Longmans, Green, & Co, 1873. (vi); 188 pages. A few minor marks. Modern bookplate. Original maroon cloth faded on the spine. Loosely inserted is a signed manuscript letter from the Author to the geologist William Pengelly. First Ed. Hardcover. Good. 8vo.. Book.
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The Geology of the Lizard and Meneage

by FLETT, J. S and HILL, J. B

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Published
1912
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First Edit
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London: Memoirs of the Geological Survey, 1912. viii; 280 pages. 15 plates, diagrams in text. Original printed wrappers. Nice condition, the first edition of this important Memoir of the Geological Survey. First Edit. Printed Wrapper. Very Good. Tall 8vo. Book.
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Glasgow: James Hedderwick & Co., 1810. xvii; (i); 253; (vii) pages. 2 engraved plates. Light offsetting from the two plates, otherwise contents clean. Contemporary half calf, marbled boards, neatly rebacked old title label re-laid. Inscribed on the title-page "Alex. Haliburton 1810" - possibly Alexander Haliburton, coal master, and mayor of Wigan (1825). With a single old small circular stamp of… Read more
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A Working List of the Palaeozoic Fossils of Cornwall

by COLLINS, J. H

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Published
1893
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Transactions of the Royal Geological Society of Cornwall, 1893. 61 pages. Original paper wrappers front wrapper detached. AUTHOR'S PRESENTATION COPY. Original Wraps. Good. 8vo.. Book.
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On Subaerial Denudation and on Cliffs and Escarpments of The Chalk and The Lower Tertiary Beds.

by WHITAKER, William

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Published
1867
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Hertford: Stephen Austin, 1867. (iv); 5-28 + (2)(advert) pages. Disbound. Illustrations in text.. Very Good. 8vo. Book.
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Cornish Mining Manuscript Correspondence & Letters 1958 - 1969

by JENKIN, A. K. Hamilton and BROOKE, Justin .

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An extensive archive of manuscript letters, postcards, notes etc from A. K. Hamilton Jenkin; with lengthy and detailed typescript replies etc from Justin Brooke, relating to the Cornish Mining industry, in relation to the " Mines and Miners of Cornwall " series. The archive consists of approximately 20 postcards and 49 manuscript letters (mainly of two pages) in the hand… Read more
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The New Maritime History of Devon

by DUffy, Michael; Fisher, Stephen; Greenhill, Basil; Starkey, David J & Youings, Joyce ... (editors)

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Conway Maritime Press & University of Exeter 1992-94. TWO VOLUME SET. Copioulsy illustrated. Original cloth in complete dust wrappers. An extensive maritime history of Devon. All chapters are based on research in both national and local archives and are highly readable. The chapters include coastal geology, topography, ports and seafaring, fishing, overseas and coastal trade, shipbuilding and shipowning, cartography and… Read more
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Address Delivered at the Anniversary Meeting of the Geological Society of London, on the 18th of February, 1876; . Etc

by EVANS, John

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Published
1876
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London: Taylor & Francis, 1876. 75 pp. Split on hinges stitching holding. Original printed wrappers.. First Edit. Original Printed Paper Covers. Good.. 8vo.. Book.
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The Geology of the Country Around Torquay

by USSHER, W.A.E

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Published
1903
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First Ed
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London: Memoirs of the Geological Survey, 1903. (iv); 141 pages. Frontispiece, illustrations in text. Original printed wrappers, slightly soiled but in very good contemporary state. First Ed. Printed Wrapper. Very Good. Tall 8vo. Book.
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The Geology of the Country Around Bodmin & St. Austell

by USSHER, W. A. E, BARROW, G, & MacALISTER, D. A

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Published
1909
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First Ed
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London: H.M.S.O., 1909. vi; 201 pages. 3 plates, diagrams in the text. Light age discolouration of the paper, a few neat underlinings. Well rebound in maroon cloth with the original edge worn and lightly stained printed wrappers bound in. Memoirs of the Geological Survey of England & Wales. First Ed. Cloth. Good. Tall 8vo. Book.
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