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Bursting the Limits of Time: The Reconstruction of Geohistory in the Age of Revolution

by Rudwick, Martin J. S.

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2005
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9780226731117
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Chicago: University of Chicago Press. 2005. First printing. Hardcover. 0226731111 . Thick quarto, black cloth. pp xxiv, 708. Illustrated, bibliography, index. Fine in fine jacket. Note: 2.6 kg parcel, extra postage may be required. .
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ALGOMA WEST, Its Mines, Scenery and Industrial Resources. Illustrated.

by ROLAND, Walpole

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Published
1887
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First Edition
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Toronto: Warwick & Sons. 1887. First Edition. Hardcover. Blue pictorial bevel edge cloth stamped in black, gilt and blind. pp [2], 2, 190, (191)-217, business directory (ads) for Port Arthur + colour folding map at front + 2 lithographed views. Full-page woodcut illustration in ads, illustrations in text including a full-page diagram. No errata slip.The two… Read more
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Smithsonian Earth

by Michael Allaby; David Burnie; Kim Bryan; Robert Dinwiddie; John Farndon; Douglas Palmer; Martin Walters; Richard Beatty

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Published
2003
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First US Edition
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9780789496430
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New York: DK Publishing. 2003. First US Edition. Hardcover. 0789496437 . Large squarish quarto, glossy pictorial boards. pp 520. Colour illustrations, index. Fine copy. Jacket has a short tear at head of spine, else fine. Weather, Forests, Glaciers, Deserts, Mountains, Rivers, Oceans, Volcanoes. 3.5 kg parcel, extra shipping will be required. .
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Snowball Earth: The Story of the Great Global Catastrophe That Spawned Life as We Know It

by Walker, Gabrielle

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2003
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First printing
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9780609609736
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New York: Crown. 2003. First printing. Hardcover. 0609609734 . pp (xviii), (270). Fine in jacket. Concerns Paul Hoffman's theory that the earth was once encased in ice, which triggered the Cambrian Explosian. .
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Cambridge: Harvard University Press. 1987. First printing. Hardcover. 0674891988 . Cloth & boards. pp (xvi), 222. Illustrated, bibliography, index. Fine copy. Price-clipped dust jacket has lightly sunned spine, else fine. .
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Ice: The Nature, the History, and the Uses of an Astonishing Substance

by Gosnell, Mariana

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2005
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First printing
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9780679426080
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New York: Knopf. 2005. First printing. Hardcover. 0679426086 . Octavo, cloth & boards. pp (561). Notes, bibliography, index. Fine in fine jacket. .
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John William Dawson: Faith, Hope and Science

by Sheets-Pyenson, Susan

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Published
1996
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First printing
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9780773513686
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Montreal & Kingston: McGill - Queens University Press. 1996. First printing. Hardcover. 077351368X . Octavo, black cloth. pp (22), 274. Photos, notes, index. Fine in fine jacket. Biography of J.W. Dawson, 1820-99, the great Canadian geologist, principal of McGill for forty years, tireless promoter of science in Canada. .
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Washington, D.C.: Government Printing Office. 1956. Softcover. Octavo, pp (299)-(331), stapled in card covers. Index, map and chart in text, folding chart in pouch at rear. Ink name at top of front cover, else fine. Geological Survey Bulletin 1021- J. "The highly controversial dating of the youngest readvance of the retreating Wisconsin ice sheet in North … Read more
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ELBOW-HEMING LAKES AREA MANITOBA

by McGLYNN, J.C.

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1959
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Ottawa: Queen's Printer. 1959. Softcover. Octavo, pp 72, pale grey card covers, two large colour folding maps in pouch at rear. Light sunning to spine and inner margin of covers,small chip at foot of spine, else fine, no owner names. Canada Department of Mines and Technical Surveys, Geological Survey of Canada Memoir 305 .
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CORALS AND CORAL ISLANDS

by DANA, James D.

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1879
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Good
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New York: Dodd, Mead. Good. 1879. Hardcover. Later printing (first US was in 1872). Octavo. pp 406 + colour frontispiece + 3 plates with tissue guards + 1 map + 1 folding map at rear, top edge gilt. Index. Numerous woodcut illustrations and maps in text. Lacking the folding map of Fiji at rear. Folding isocrymal chart… Read more
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Saskatoon, SK: Geological Association of Canada / Canadian Society of Petroleum Engineers. 1973. Hardcover. Octavo, black cloth gilt lettered. pp (vi), 368, (2); photos, charts, maps in text. Library discard, with evidence of removed labels at foot of spine, rubber stamps on endpapers, else a fine copy of this collection of 18 papers. .
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England and New York: Leceister University Press / Humanities Press. 1969. First of this edition. Hardcover.. 0718550048 . Blue boards. pp (26), (viii), 198. Facsimile reprint, with new Introduction, of the Cambridge 1832 edition. Light and neat ink underling to only half a dozen scattered words in text, a few tiny ink margin ticks, small ink note… Read more
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Ottawa: Geological Survey of Canada, Department of Energy, Mines and Resources. 1971. Softcover. (viii), 49 pp + folding map in pouch at rear. VG clean copy. Note: lighter parcel, any default postage rate may be reduced, depending upon your location. ; Octavo .
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CONTINENTAL DRIFT. The Royal Society of Canada Special Publications, no. 9.

by GARLAND, G. D., editor

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Published
1966
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First Edition
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Toronto: University of Toronto Press (with The Royal Society of Canada). 1966. First Edition. Hardcover. Green cloth stamped in gilt. (x), 140 pp + 3 folding maps in pouch at rear; maps, diagrams and photos in text. Soft ripple to lower outer corner of half-title leaf, else a fine copy, no owner marks. "The possibility that the… Read more
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PALAEOZOIC GEOLOGY OF THE BRANTFORD AREA, ONTARIO

by CALEY, (J.F.)

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Published
1941
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Ottawa: Edmond Cloutier, King's Printer. 1941. Softcover. Tall octavo. Pale grey card covers. [2], iv,176, [4] pp, three colour folding maps in pouch at rear. Yellowing to page edges, spine, and margins of covers, light cover soiling, VG tight copy, no owner names. Canada Department of Mines and Resources, Geological Survey Memoir 226.. .
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STREFOWOSC RZEZBY I ZJAWISKA PERYGLACJALNE NA ZIEMI TORELLA (SPITSBERGEN).

by ROZYCKI, Stefan Zbigniew

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Published
1957
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Lodz, Poland: Biuletyn Peryglacjalny. 1957. Softcover.. Inscribed by Author; Offprint from issue number 5. Octavo, (51)-339 pp, stapled, in buff printed paper covers. Photos in text, folding map at rear.. Tears to spine repaired; soft crease to lower outer corner throughout; VG otherwise. Inscribed by the author at top margin of first page "Sir James Wardie… Read more
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