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Applied Hydrogeology

Applied Hydrogeology

by C W Fetter

This best selling book, Applied Hydrogeology gives readers a balanced examination of all facets of hydrogeology. It text stresses the application of mathematics to problem solving rather than derivation of theory. It provides a balance between physical and chemical hydrogeology. Numerous case studies cultivate reader understanding of the occurrence and movement of ground water in a variety of geologic settings. This valuable reference includes five new case histories: The Dakota Aquifer, Fractures... Read more
Annals Of the Former World

Annals Of the Former World

by John McPhee

Annals of the Former World is a book on geology written by John McPhee and published in 1998 by Farrar, Straus and Giroux. It won the 1999 Pulitzer Prize for General Non-Fiction. The book presents a geological history of North America, and was researched and written over the course of two decades beginning in 1978."Most mountain ranges around the world are the result of compression, of segments of the earth's crust being brought together, bent, mashed, thrust and folded, squeezed up into the sky-- the... Read more
A Short History Of Nearly Everything

A Short History Of Nearly Everything

by Bill Bryson

In A Short History of Nearly Everything, Bryson follows his greatest challenge yet: to understand—and, if possible, answer—the oldest, biggest questions we have posed about the universe and ourselves. From the Big Bang to the rise of civilization, Bryson seeks to understand how we got from there being nothing at all to there being us. The result is a profound, funny, and wonderfully clear and entertaining adventure into the realms of human knowledge, as only Bill Bryson can render it.
De Re Metallica

De Re Metallica

by Georgius Agricola

De re metallica (Latin for On the Nature of Metals) is a book cataloguing the state of the art of mining, refining, and smelting metals, published in 1556. The author was Georg Bauer, whose pen name was the Latinized Georgius Agricola. The book remained the authoritative text on mining for 180 years after its publication. Agricola had spent nine years in the Bohemian town of Joachimsthal, now in the Czech Republic. (Joachimsthal is famous for its silver mines and the origin of the word "Thaler.
Time's Arrow, Time's Cycle

Time's Arrow, Time's Cycle

by Stephen Jay Gould

Curious Lore Of Precious Stones

Curious Lore Of Precious Stones

by George Frederick Kunz

A Land

A Land

by Jacquetta Hawkes

Geology In the Field

Geology In the Field

by Robert R Compton

Manual Of Field Geology

Manual Of Field Geology

by Robert R Compton

Mineral Deposits

Mineral Deposits

by Waldemar Lindgren

Semi-Precious Stones

Semi-Precious Stones

by N Wooster

Understanding Earth

Understanding Earth

by Raymond; Press, Frank Siever

Global Geomorphology

Global Geomorphology

by Michael a Summerfield

Missouri Speleology

Missouri Speleology

by David Webster

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Soil Mechanics

by Robert V Whitman T William Lambe

Geology Books & Ephemera

Sedimentary Rocks

Sedimentary Rocks

by Pettijohn, F J

Economic Geology

Economic Geology

by Ries, Heinrich

Elements Of Structural Geology

Elements Of Structural Geology

by Hills, E Sherbon

Eruptive Rocks

Eruptive Rocks

by Shand, S James

Dating the Past

Dating the Past

by Zeuner, Frederick E

MINING ON PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND, ALASKA: GEOLOGICAL SURVEY BULLETIN 642-D

MINING ON PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND, ALASKA: GEOLOGICAL SURVEY BULLETIN 642-D

by Johnson, Bertrand L

Washington, DC: United States Geological Survey/USGS/Government Printing Office/GPO, 1916. Soft cover. Information on mines on various islands and around the Sound. Pages 137 through 145. Bound in the original gray stiff paper covers printed in black. Signature on the front cover. A near fine copy.
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$20.00
SILURIAN STRATIGRAPHY OF NORTHEASTERN OKLAHOMA; OKLAHOMA GEOLOGICAL SURVEY, BULLETIN 105, 1965

SILURIAN STRATIGRAPHY OF NORTHEASTERN OKLAHOMA; OKLAHOMA GEOLOGICAL SURVEY, BULLETIN 105, 1965

by Amsden, Thomas W., and T.L. Rowland

Norman, OK: Oklahoma Geological Survey / University of Oklahoma, 1965. First edition . Soft cover. Very good plus. Describes the lithostratigraphy of the Silurian strata in northeastern Oklahoma. The Silurian rocks have a small outcrop area scattered over parts of Adair, Cherokee, and Sequoyah Counties, and they have been traced in the subsurface as far was as eastern McIntosh County. 174 pages with two foldouts, diagrams, section views, eighteen bound in plates, references and index, plus the required... Read more
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$25.00
The Universe of Oil. Selections from The Geopolitical Writings of Melvin A. Conant.

The Universe of Oil. Selections from The Geopolitical Writings of Melvin A. Conant.

by Conant, Melvin A. Edited By John F. Devlin

Calgary: Canadian Energy Research Institute, 1999 First printing in trade paperback. 281 pp. Tables, chronology, glossary. Small gift inscription at the top of the title page otherwise clean and unmarked, tiny nick to the bottom edge of the foredge has caused three tiny corner creases in text curling to corners of covers. Very Good.
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$44.95
IRON, ITS SOURCES, PROPERTIES AND MANUFACTURE

IRON, ITS SOURCES, PROPERTIES AND MANUFACTURE

by Greenwood, William Henry

Philadelphia: David McKay. Very Good+. 1907. Revised Edition. Hardcover. Clean blue cloth with black lettering. Text tight, clean & intact. Illustrated with engravings and diagrams. Revised and partly rewritten by A. Humboldt Sexton. Geology ; B&W Drawing Illus..; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 255 pages .
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$15.00
Colorado Landslide Hazard Mitigation Plan

Colorado Landslide Hazard Mitigation Plan

by Jochim et al

1988 softcover as pictured. Binding is tight. Text is clean and unmarked. Your purchase helps support our small village library. sAR
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$12.00
GROUND WATER IN THE NEW HAVEN AREA, CONNECTICUT; WATER-SUPPLY PAPER 540

GROUND WATER IN THE NEW HAVEN AREA, CONNECTICUT; WATER-SUPPLY PAPER 540

by Brown, John S

Washington, DC: United States Geological Survey/USGS/Government Printing Office/GPO, 1928. Soft cover. 206 pages with photographic plates, tables, well records, and index, plus two maps bound in and one large folded map in the rear pocket. Bound in original orange stiff paper covers printed in black. A very good plus copy.
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$20.00
GEOMORPHOLOGY AND QUATERNARY GEOLOGY OF THE GLACIATED OHIO RIVER VALLEY - A RECONNAISSANCE STUDY: PROFESSIONAL PAPER 826

GEOMORPHOLOGY AND QUATERNARY GEOLOGY OF THE GLACIATED OHIO RIVER VALLEY - A RECONNAISSANCE STUDY: PROFESSIONAL PAPER 826

by Ray, Louis L

Washington, DC: United States Geological Survey/USGS/Government Printing Office/GPO, 1974. Soft cover. A study of the geomorphic development and drainage modifications resulting from the Quaternary glaciations of the Ohio River Valley, from above Cincinnati, Ohio, to Louisville, Ky. 77 pages with numerous maps, references and index, plus the two folded maps in the rear pocket. Bound in original gray stiff paper covers with lettering in blackt Date stamp on the front cover. A near fine copy.
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$20.00
YAMPA CANYON IN THE UINTA MOUNTAINS, COLORADO: PROFESSIONAL PAPER 374-I

YAMPA CANYON IN THE UINTA MOUNTAINS, COLORADO: PROFESSIONAL PAPER 374-I

by Sears, Julian D

Washington, DC: United States Geological Survey/USGS/Government Printing Office/GPO, 1962. Soft cover. A study of some unusual features and the possible origin and development of the canyon. 33 pages with index and references, plus the folded map in the rear pocket. Bound in original gray stiff paper covers printed in black. A very good copy.
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$20.00
Quaternary deposits of the central Nort Sea, no`s 1&2. [Institute of Geological Sciences]

Quaternary deposits of the central Nort Sea, no`s 1&2. [Institute of Geological Sciences]

by Caston. V.N.D

London: H.M.S.O., 1977. First Edition . Paperback. Fine/No Jacket Issued. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. 4to, original card covers, 22 pages, ex reference library, minimal marks, fine.
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£4.40
THE COMPLETE ENCYCLOPEDIA OF MINERALS

THE COMPLETE ENCYCLOPEDIA OF MINERALS

by KORBEL, PETR and NOVAK, MILAN

Clean and well bound. No inscriptions, annotations or markings. Illustrated with colour photographs throughout.
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R313.00
GEOLOGY OF THE QUEEN OF SHEBA LEAD MINE, DEATH VALLEY, CALIFORNIA; SPECIAL REPORT 88

GEOLOGY OF THE QUEEN OF SHEBA LEAD MINE, DEATH VALLEY, CALIFORNIA; SPECIAL REPORT 88

by Morton, Paul K

San Francisco: California Division of Mines and Geology, 1965. Soft cover. 18 pages with maps, photographs and references, plus the three folded map plates in the rear pocket. Bound in original light grray stiff paper covers printed in black. Stamp of geologist Richard H. Jahns on the front cover. A very good plus copy.
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$20.00
RECONNAISSANCE SOIL SURVEY OF JAPAN, KYUSHU: NATURAL RESOURCES SECTION REPORT NUMBER 110-B, 17 FEBRUARY 1950

RECONNAISSANCE SOIL SURVEY OF JAPAN, KYUSHU: NATURAL RESOURCES SECTION REPORT NUMBER 110-B, 17 FEBRUARY 1950

by O'Brien, Robert E., and E.J. Kohler

Tokyo: General Headquarters, Supreme Commander For The Allied Powers, 1950. Soft cover. 76 pages with photographs, maps and tables, plus all ten of the folded color maps bound in the rear. Bound in original tan covers printed in black. Covers a little dusty with one corner crease to the rear cover. Text and maps are fine. Overall, a near fine copy.
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$40.00
Geology Explained in South Wales

Geology Explained in South Wales

by Owen, T. R

Newton Abbot: David & Charles, 1984. Reprint . Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 1984 reprint,original cloth hardcover,illustrated,210 pages,name to flyleaf otherwise fine in fine unclipped dustwrapper.
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£7.00
MINERAL RESOURCES OF ALSKA; REPORT IN PROGRESS OF INVESTIGATIONS IN 1914; GEOLOGICAL SURVEY BULLETIN 622

MINERAL RESOURCES OF ALSKA; REPORT IN PROGRESS OF INVESTIGATIONS IN 1914; GEOLOGICAL SURVEY BULLETIN 622

by Brooks, Alfred H., and others

Washington, DC: United States Geological Survey/USGS/Government Printing Office/GPO, 1915. Soft cover. Contains a condensed summary both of the results of the investigations of Alaskan mineral resources during 1914 and of the status of the mining industry in the Territory. 380 pages with tables, maps and index, plus all eleven folded map plates which appear to have never been opened. Bound in the standard original gray stiff paper covers with printed in black. Small chip from the top, and large chip... Read more
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$20.00
THE OIL AND GAS POSSIBILITES OF UTAH [TEXT ONLY]

THE OIL AND GAS POSSIBILITES OF UTAH [TEXT ONLY]

by Hansen, George H., and Mendell M. Bell, editors

Salt Lake City, UT: Utah Geological and Mineralogical Survey / The College of Mines and Mineral Industries, 1949. First edition . Soft cover. Very good plus. 341 pages with numerous papers by various geologists. Maps, tables, charts, foldouts, references and index. Bound original gray thick paper covers printed in black. Map plates I-IX not present. A very good plus copy.
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$20.00
GROUND-WATER RESOURCES OF WESTERN TENNESSEE,with a discussion of the CHEMICAL CHARACTER OF THE WATER; WATER-SUPPLY PAPER 656

GROUND-WATER RESOURCES OF WESTERN TENNESSEE,with a discussion of the CHEMICAL CHARACTER OF THE WATER; WATER-SUPPLY PAPER 656

by Wells, Francis G., and Margaret D. Foster

Washington, DC: United States Geological Survey/USGS/Government Printing Office/GPO, 1933. Soft cover. 319 pages with photographs, graphs, tables and index, plus all three folded plates are present in the rear pocket. Bound in original orange stiff paper covers printed in black. Stamp of geologist W.L. Huber on the front cover. Folded plates are fine and unmarked. A very good plus copy.
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$20.00
UNITED STATES GEOLOGICAL SURVEY PROFESSIONAL PAPER NO. 71, PLATE Ib

UNITED STATES GEOLOGICAL SURVEY PROFESSIONAL PAPER NO. 71, PLATE Ib

Washington, DC: United States Geological Survey / USGS / Government Printing Office / GPO, 1912. Map. Fine. Map plate Ib only. Folded color map sheet measuring 40h X 30wL inches. Shows northeastern Canada and Greenland. Splits at six map fold intersection, a one inch snag, and two edge tears, and light toning. A good copy.
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$20.00
ONE THOUSAND METRES DOWN : True Adventures Under the Earth

ONE THOUSAND METRES DOWN : True Adventures Under the Earth

by Cadoux, Jean; Et. Al.; (Andre Bourgin, Preface)

New York, NY: A.S. Barnes, 1957. First American Edition, First Thus . Hardcover. COLLECTIBLE - NEAR FINE/Near Fine. Text/BRAND NEW & Bright. Yellow linen boards/NF w/trace edge discoloration. DJ/NF; light edge wear & discoloration to spine; under mylar. English translation of the 1955 exploration the French cave Gouffre Berger (discovered in 1953 by Joseph Berger). The cave is located in the Sornin Plateau, high above Grenoble in the Vercors. A milestone in caving by team of resolute young men... Read more
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$22.50
GEOLOGIC ATLAS OF THE UNITED STATES; HARPERS FERRY FOLIO, VIRGINIA-MARYLAND-WEST VIRGINIA; FOLIO 10

GEOLOGIC ATLAS OF THE UNITED STATES; HARPERS FERRY FOLIO, VIRGINIA-MARYLAND-WEST VIRGINIA; FOLIO 10

by Keith, Arthur, and J.W. Powell

Washington, DC: United States Geological Survey [USGS], 1894. First edition . Large folio. Printed wrappers. Five pages with "Description of the Harpers Ferry Sheet," plus four pages of maps showing, besides geologic features, roads, railroads and towns, and one columnar section. A very good plus copy.
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$65.00
Earthquakes

Earthquakes

by Bolt, Bruce A

Paperback. Very Good.
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£2.17
AN INTRODUCTION TO THE STUDY OF ORGANIC LIMESTONES, REVISED EDITION; QUARTERLY OF THE COLORADO SCHOOL OF MINES, VOLUME 46, NUMBER 2, APRIL 1951

AN INTRODUCTION TO THE STUDY OF ORGANIC LIMESTONES, REVISED EDITION; QUARTERLY OF THE COLORADO SCHOOL OF MINES, VOLUME 46, NUMBER 2, APRIL 1951

by Johnson, J. Harlan

Golden, CO: Colorado School of Mines, 1951. Soft cover. 185 pages with photographs, illustrations and references.Sections on Foraminifera, Porifera-Spnges, Coelenterata, Echinoderma, Bryozoa, Worms and Worm Limestones, Brachiopoda, Mollusca, Arthropoda, and Calcarous Algae. Bound in original light blue thick paper covers printed in dark blue. Owner's stamp on the front cover. Chip at head of spine. A very good plus copy.
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$20.00
THE PENNINES and ADJACENT AREAS Third Edition BRITISH REGIONAL GEOLOGY

THE PENNINES and ADJACENT AREAS Third Edition BRITISH REGIONAL GEOLOGY

by EDWARDS , W, M.A. TROTTER , F M , DSc. WRAY. PhD MSc

London: H.M.S.O., 1968 VG- P/b.3rd ed.5rd imp.1968. W Edwards M.A. & F M Trotter DSc., WRAY, PhD MSc. Green printed card wraps, 86pp. A printing of a work first published in 1936. All Maps, b/w plates & Plans as expected.( internal clean throughout, no annotation, no inscsp.] cover 6/- light mild circular clear stain to front.Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale.
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£3.00
GENUS PENTREMITES AND ITS SPECIES; SOCIETY MEMOIR 69, APRIL 18, 1957

GENUS PENTREMITES AND ITS SPECIES; SOCIETY MEMOIR 69, APRIL 18, 1957

by Gallowy, J.J., and Harold V. Kaska

New York: Geological Society of America, 1957. First edition, first printing . Hardcover. 104 pages with tables, figures, 13 plates with Pentremite illustrations, and index. Bound in maroon cloth with lettering on the spine in gilt. Fine in very good original tan plain paper dust jacket with several chips to the edges.
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$20.00
FROM BULLETIN 53, CLAY COUNTY; FOSSILS, MIDWAY FORAMINIFERA AND OSTERACODA;

FROM BULLETIN 53, CLAY COUNTY; FOSSILS, MIDWAY FORAMINIFERA AND OSTERACODA;

by Kline, Virginia Harriett

University, MS: Mississippi State Geological Survey, 1943. Soft cover. Clay County Midway is rich in both species and specimens of foraminifera and ostracoda, including a number of new forms. 98 pages with eight illustrated plates and index. Bound in original stiff paper covers with lettering and medallion black. Signature of geologist Keith A. Yenne on the front cover. A very good plus copy.
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$20.00