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Darwin's South America.

By Robert S. Hopkins.

New York, NY John Day Company, 1969. Hardcover First Edition (1969), unstated, but implied: no subsequent printings noted, in accordance with John Day's customary practice. First Edition (1969), unstated, but implied: no subsequent printings noted, in accordance with John Day's customary practice. Very Good+ in Very Good+ to Near Fine DJ: Both book and DJ show indications of very careful use. The Book shows just a touch of shelving wear to the lower extremities with a touch of crimping to the heel of the backstrip; the binding is very slightly cocked off square, but remains perfectly secure; the text is clean. Free of any creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of any underlining, hi-lighting or marginalia or marks in the text. Free of ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, or labels. A handsome copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing mild wear and minor flaws. Bright and clean. Not far from 'As New'. The DJ shows only a touch of rubbing to the panels: a hint of sunning to the red portion of the jacket design at the backstrip (the black and blue titles thereon remain bold and clearly legible); the price has not been clipped; mylar-protected. Close to "As New". NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (8.5 x 5.85 x 1 inches). 224 pages. Liberally illustrated in black & white. Language: English. Weight: 13.6 ounces. Hardback with DJ.

$6.47

Global Climate Change and Agriculture in the North (Agriculture and Food Science in Finland, Volume 5, No. 3, 1996).

By Timothy R. Carter, (Editor).

Jokioinin, Finland Agricultural Research Center of Finland, 1996. Paperback Faint crinkliness along the top edge of the text pages due to exposure to moisture (though no overt dampstaining). Else, Near Fine in Wraps: shows only the mildest rubbing to the panels; former owner's small initials and date at the upper inside front cover; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of creases to the wrapper covers. Free of any creases to the backstrip. Free of any creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of any underlining, hi-lighting or marginalia or marks in the text. A handsome nearly-new copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing the very mildest wear and a couple of unobtrusive flaws. Bright and clean. Very close to 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 9.85 x 7 x 0.35 inches). 164 pages. Liberally illustrated with graphs, tables and numerous maps, some in color. Language: English. Weight: 13 ounces. Proceedings from an International Symposium held in Helsinki, Finland 16-17 November, 1995. Academic Press Paperback.

$34.30

The Management of Semi-Enclosed Seas: The Emerging Global Pattern and the Ligurian Case / Il Governo dei Mari Semi-Chiusi: Modello Globale Emergente e Caso Ligure (Bilingual English-Italian Edition).

By Hance D. Smith and Adalberto Vallega, (Editors).

Genoa, Italy IGU International Geographical Union, Commission on Marine Geography, 1990. Paperback Near Fine in Wraps: shows only the most minute indications of use: the author "Smith, H." in marker pen at the backstrip and at the heel of the backstrip a large "S". Two green dots inscribed also at the backstrip; a couple of small, faint soil spots at the front panel; former owner's initials and date at the inside of the front cover; the binding leans slightly off square, but remains perfectly secure; the text is clean. Free of creases to the wrapper covers. Free of any creases to the backstrip. Free of any creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of any underlining, hi-lighting or marginalia or marks in the text. Free of ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, or labels. A handsome nearly-new copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing the described flaws, but no overt wear. Bright and clean. Very close to 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (9.45 x 6.75 x 0.6 inches). 300 pages. Languages: English and Italian. Weight: 1 pound, 7 ounces. Academic Press Paperback.

$49.00

Exploration Methods and Concepts I: Selected Papers Reprinted from AAPG Bulletin.

By J. Casper Arbenz, (Editor).

Tulsa, OK American Association of Petroleum Geologists, 1976. Paperback Very Good+ to Near Fine in Wraps: shows indications of very careful use: just a hint of wear to the extremities; faiant toning to the backstrip and hinges of the wrapper covers( the black titles thereon remain bold and clearly legible); the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of creases to the covers. Free of creases to the backstrip. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of any underlining, hi-lighting or marginalia or marks in the text. Free of ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, or labels. A nearly-new copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing the mildest wear and unobtrusive cosmetic flaws. Close to 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (9.5 x 6.8 x 0.4 inches). 199 pages. Language: English. Weight: 11.5 ounces. AAPG Reprint Series No. 16. Academic Press Paperback.

$5.88

Carbonate Facies in Geologic History (Springer Study Edition) 1st ed. 1975. 2nd printing 1978 Edition by (Author).

By James Lee Wilson.

New York, NY Springer-Verlag, 1975. Paperback First Edition Thus (1975), Second Printing. Very Near Fine in Wraps: shows only the most minute indications of use: just a hint of wear to the extremities; a very small smudge at the bottom edge of the text block; else flawless; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of creases to the covers. Free of creases to the backstrip. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of any underlining, hi-lighting or marginalia or marks in the text. Free of ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, or labels. A very nearly-new copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing the mildest wear a single unobtrusive flaw. Virtually 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (9.5 x 6.45 x 1.05 inches). xiii, 471 pages. 183 Figures and 30 duotone photographic plates. Language: English. Weight: 1.8 pounds. 1 pound, 15 ounces. First Edition Thus (1975), Second Printing. Academic Press Paperback.

$24.50

Oil on Their Shoes: Petroleum Geology to 1918.

By Ellen Sue Blakey.

Tulsa, OK American Association of Petroleum Geologists, 1985. Hardcover First Edition (1985), not directly stated, but implied: no subsequent printings noted. First Edition (1985), not directly stated, but implied: no subsequent printings noted. Very Good+ in Very Near Fine DJ: The Book shows little to no indications of use, but the front board is somewhat bowed: else flawless; the binding is square and secure, but the heavy (high-quality slick paper) text pages are slightly cocked within them; the text is clean. Free of underlining, hi-lighting, notations, or marginalia. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A handsome copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing a single flaw. Bright and Clean. Remains close to 'As New'. The DJ is flawless; unclipped; mylar-protected. "Like New". NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. Oblong 8vo. (9.75 x 11 x 0.85 inches). 192 pages, preceded by one-page dedication and a one-page preface. Profusely illustrated with vintage duotone photographs. Language: English. Weight: 2 pounds, 10.4 ounces. Hardback with DJ. Publisher: Amer Assn of Petroleum Geologists; First Edition edition (August 1, 1985) Language: English ISBN-10: 0891818030 ISBN-13: Package Dimensions: 10.9 x 9.8 x 0.8 inches Shipping Weight: 2.5 pounds

$19.60

Catalogue of the Cenozoic Plants of North America Through 1950.

By Robert S. Lamotte.

New York, NY The Geological Society of America, 1952. Hardcover Very Good+ to Near Fine: shows a hint of wear to the extremities and the mildest rubbing to the panels; else flawless; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of underlining, hi-lighting, notations, or marginalia. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A handsome nearly-new copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing very mild wear. Very close to 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 4to. (10 x 6.75 x 1.25 inches). 381 pages. Language: English. Weight: 1 pound, 11.8 ounces. The Geological Society of America Memoir 51. Hardback: No DJ 'as issued'.

$19.60

Satellite Hydrology (Proceedings of the Fifth Annual William T. Pecora Memorial Symposium on Remote Sensing, at Sioux Falls, South Dakota June 10-15, 1979) .

By Morris Deutsch, Morris; Donald R. Wiesnet, and Albert Rango, (Editors).

Minneapolis, MN American Water Resources Association, 1981. Hardcover First Edition (1981), unstated. Near Fine in Very Good+ DJ: Book shows only minute indications of use: just a hint of shelving wear to the bottom edge of the blue cloth-covered boards; white-out employed at the front free endpaper to conceal some sort of name or mesage; else flawless; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of underlining, hi-lighting, notations, or marginalia. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A handsome, nearly new copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing only very mild wear. Virtually 'As New'. The DJ shows small chips and tears at the top edge; else only mild rubbing; unclipped; mylar-protected. Flawed, but shows very little wear except at the top edge. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 4to. (11.25 x 9 x 2 inches). xiii, 730 pages. Language: English. Weight: 5 pounds, 3.7 ounces. Technical Publicatiion Series, TPS81-1. First Edition (1981), unstated. Hardback with DJ.

$34.30

Britain’s Structure and Scenery.

By L. Dudley Stamp.

Edinburgh, Scotland Collins: Fontana Library, 1960. Paperback First Edition Thus (1960), so stated. First Edition Thus (1960), so stated. Very Good in Wraps: shows indications of light use; light wear to the extremities; faint creases at backstrip and near three of the corners; neatly tape-reinforced at bottom front hinge; mild rubbing to the wrapper covers; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of underlining, hi-lighting, notations, or marginalia. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of any creases to the covers. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A better than average copy, structurally sound and tighly bound, showing moderate wear and several minor flaws. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 12mo.(7.15 x 4.35 x 0.8 inches). 316 pages. Illustrated with Charts, Graphs, Maps and Photographs in Black & White. Language: English. Weight: 11.4 ounces. Paperback.

$9.41

Wyoming Geological Association and University of Wyoming Guidebook (Eighth Annual Field Conference, Laramie Basin and North Park, Colorado 1953).

By S.H. Knight and Horace D. Thomas, (Introduction).

Laramie, WY Wyoming Geological Association, 1953. Hardcover Very Good: shows light wear to extremities; mild rubbing; else, while no longer as bright as it no doubt was when new, shows no remarkabel flaws, except a former owner's name and address at the upper corner of the front free endpaper and a former owner's neatly penciled list of the maps on the front of the rear pouch. The binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of underlining, hi-lighting, notations, or marginalia. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. A handsome copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing moderate wear and a few unobtrusive flaws; remains clean, sturdy, and quite presentable. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 4to. (11.35 x 8.75 x 0.8 inches). 196 pages. Illustrated with Maps, Diagrams, Graphs, Photographs, etc. Rear Pocket contains Five Geologica Maps: Albany County, Wyoming; Tectonic map of a portion of southern Wyoming and northern Colorado; Geological map of the Sheep Creek-Delaney Butte Area, North Park, Colorado; Structure map of the Laramie Basin on the Dakota Sandstone and geology along west central flank of Laramie Range. Front panel shows Gold-embossed lettering as well as figure of cowboy on bucking horse. Hardback: Faux Leather Binding. Includes technical papers on Triassic, Pennsylvanian, Medicine Bow Mountains, Big Hollow, Fountain, Casper, North Park-Colorado, Laramie and Como Bluffs.

$24.50

The Universe Below: Discovering the Secrets of the Deep Sea.
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The Universe Below: Discovering the Secrets of the Deep Sea.

By William J Broad.

New York, NY Simon & Schuster, 1997. Hardcover First Edition (1997); Third Printing. INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. Near Fine in Near Fine DJ: Both book and DJ show only minute indications of use. The Book's binding is cocked slightly off square; else flawless; the binding remains perfectly secure; the text is clean. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A handsome, nearly-new copy, showing no visible wear, but does possess a single flaw. Bright and Clean. Virtually 'As New'. The DJ shows just a hint of wear along the top edge of the front panel; the price is unclipped. Very close to 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (9.5 x 6.5 x 1.25 inches). 432 pages. Illustrated with duotone drawings by Dimitry Schidlovsky. Language: English. Weight: 1 pound, 11.4 ounces. First Edition (1997); Third Printing. Hardback with DJ. INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR.

$14.70

Flotation (A.M. Gaudin Memorial Volume), Volume 1.

By M.C. Fuerstenau, (Editor).

New York, NY American Institute of Mining, Metallurgical, and Petroleum Engineers, Inc. , 1976. Hardcover First Edition (1976), unstated. Fine: Flawless; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A handsome, like-new copy, showing no flaws. Virtually 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (9.3 x 6.35 x1.65 inches). xv, 621 pages + 15-page Index. Language: English. Weight: 2 pounds, 4.4 ounces. First Edition (1976), unstated. Hardback: No DJ 'as issued'.

$44.10

Flotation (A.M. Gaudin Memorial Volume), Volume 2.

By M.C. Fuerstenau, (Editor).

New York, NY American Institute of Mining, Metallurgical, and Petroleum Engineers, Inc. , 1976. Hardcover First Edition (1976), unstated. Fine: Flawless; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A handsome, like-new copy, showing no flaws. Virtually 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (9.3 x 6.35 x1.8 inches). xi, 716 pages. Language: English. Weight: 2 pounds, 10.7 ounces. First Edition (1976), unstated. Hardback: No DJ 'as issued'.

$44.10

The Physics of Glaciers.

By W.S.B. Paterson .

New York, NY Pergamon Press, 1969. Paperback First Edition (1969), so stated. First Edition (1969), so stated. Very Good+ in Wraps: shows indications of very careful use: just a hint of wear to the extremities; there are two barely discernible creases top to bottom of the backstrip; the binding leans ever so slightly off square, while remaining perfectly secure; else flawless; the text is clean. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A handsome, nearly-new copy, structurally sound and tighly bound, showing a couple of very minor flaws. Remains close to 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (7.75 x 5.15 x 0.65 inches). viii, 250 pages. Language: English. Weight: 11.2 ounces. Stiff blue photo-illustrated wraps. Trade Paperback.

$24.50

Stratigraphy of the Sundance, Nugget and Jelm Formations in the Laramie Basin, Wyoming (Geological Survey of Wyoming Series, Bulletin No. 47).

By George N. Pipiringos.

Laramie, WY University of Wyoming, 1957. Paperback First Edition (1957), unstated. Near Fine in Wraps: shows only the most minute indications of use: just a hint of toning to the extremities; else flawless. The stapled binding isi perfectly secure; the text is clean. Free of any creases. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A handsome, nearly-new copy, structurally sound and tighly bound, showing only a couple of very minor flaws. Virtually 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (9.15 x 6 x 0.25 inches). 63 pages. Stratigraphic Map affixed to the inside of the rear cover. Language: English. Weight: 5.4 ounces. First Edition (1957), unstated. This is the original edition. Reprints have been produced, but no subsequent or revised editions. Paperback: Staple-bound Wraps.

$19.60

The Mineralogical Record Index, Volumes I-XXV (1970 - 1994).

By Edwin L. Clopton and Wendell E. Wilson.

Tucson, AZ The Mineralogical Record, 1995. Hardcover First Edition (1995), unstated. 1995 stated on the title page; copyright is 1996. Fine: Flawless; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A handsome, like-new copy; bright and crisp; tightly bound. Virtually 'As New', showing no flaws. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 4to. (11.3 x 8.5 x 1 inches). 312 pages. Black cloth over boards with gilt titles and designs at the front panel; gilt titles at the backstrip. Language: English. Weight: 2 pounds, 9 ounces.First Edition (1995), unstated. 1995 stated on the title page; copyright is 1996. Hardback: No DJ 'as issued'.

$34.30

Rivers in Time: The Search For Clues to Earth's Mass Extinctions.
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Rivers in Time: The Search For Clues to Earth's Mass Extinctions.

By Peter Douglas Ward.

New York, NY Columbia University Press, 2000. Paperback First Edition Thus (2000); First Printing indicated by a complete numerical sequence. This edition is an updated text of the first hardcover edition, published in 1994. Fine in Wraps: flawless; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of any creases. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A handsome, like-new copy, showing no flaws. Virtually 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (8.75 x 5.75 x 0.75 inches). viii, 315 pages. Language: English. Weight: 15 ounces. First Edition Thus (2000); First Printing indicated by a complete numerical sequence. This edition is an updated text of the first hardcover edition, published in 1994. University Press Paperback.

$16.27

Studies in the Atmospheric Sciences.
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Studies in the Atmospheric Sciences.

By Mark L. Berliner, Douglas Nychka, and Timothy Hoar, (Editors).

New York, NY Springer-Verlag, 2000. Paperback First Edition (2000); First Printing indicated by a complete numerical sequence. First Edition (2000); First Printing indicated by a complete numerical sequence. Very Good+ to Near Fine in Wraps: shows the barest hint of wear to the extremities and heavy sunning to the auburn background field of the backstrip (the black titles thereon remain bold and clearly legible) else flawless. The binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of any creases. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A handsome, nearly-new copy, structurally sound and tighly bound, showing a couple of minor flaws. Virtually 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (9.25 x 6.15 x 0.5 inches). x, 199 pages. Language: English. Weight: 11 ounces. Lecture Notes in Statistics Series, no. 144. Academic Press Paperback.

$24.50

Antarctic Ocean and Resources Variability .

By Dietrich Sahrhage, (Editor).

New York, NY Springer-Verlag, 1988. Hardcover First Edition (1988), unstated. Very Good+ to Near Fine: shows light wear to the extremities and the mildest rubbing to the panels; else flawless. The binding is square and square and secure; the text is clean. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A handsome, nearly-new copy, structurally sound and tighly bound, showing only very light wear. No longer quite pristine, but remains very close to 'As New. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 4to. (11.25 x 8.5 x 0.7 inches). xi, 304 pages. Illustrated with 232 figures in black & white. Language: English. Weight: 1 pound, 13.6 ounces. Scientific Seminar on Antarctic Ocean Variability and its Influence on Marine Living Resources, Particularly Krill, held in Paris, France 2-6 June, 1987. Hardback: Pictorial Paper on Boards. Language: English ISBN-10: 0387192948 ISBN-13: Shipping Weight: 1.7 pounds

$83.30

Teilhard: The Man, The Priest, The Scientist: A Biography.
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Teilhard: The Man, The Priest, The Scientist: A Biography.

By Mary Lukas and Ellen Lukas .

Garden City, NY Doubleday & Company, 1977. Hardcover First Edition (1977); so stated. First Edition (1977); so stated. Near Fine in Near Fine DJ: The Book shows indications of very careful use: just a touch of wear to extremities; the text pages are ever-so-slightly tanned; the binding is very slightly cocked, but remains perfectly secure; the text is clean. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A handsome, nearly-new copy, showing a couple of very minor flaws. Remains close to 'As New'. The DJ shows just a touch of wear to the extremities, with a tiny split at the bottom corner of the front panel; the mildest rubbing to the panels; the price has not been clipped; mylar-protected. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (8.5 x 5.9 x 1.5 inches). 360 pages. Eight-page section of duotone photographs. Decorated Endpapers. Deckle Fore-Edge. Language: English. Weight: 1 pound, 2 ounces. Hardback with DJ.

$14.70

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