Geology

Geology

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Unknown Earth: A Handbook of Geological Enigmas, Corliss, William R.
1 Corliss, William R. Unknown Earth: A Handbook of Geological Enigmas
Glen Arm, Maryland, U.S.A. Sourcebook Project 1980 0915554062 / 9780915554065 Hard Over Very Good Very Good 
Very hice clean book with pristine green boards and no names or writing. No tears or chips to jacket -- just a few isolated small spots of edge wear to back. Looks most handsome in brand new mylar cover.Book has 833 pages includes index. Contains alsost 400 articles and 120 illustrations. Wrfitten as a refernece guide, but also interesting to read in its entirety. 
Price: 28.95 USD
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Geology and Mineral Resources of the Cleveland District Ohio, Cushing, H.P.; Leverett, Frank; Van Horn, Frank R.
2 Cushing, H.P.; Leverett, Frank; Van Horn, Frank R. Geology and Mineral Resources of the Cleveland District Ohio
Washignton D.C, United States Government Printing Office 1931 Hard Cover Very Good No DJ 
Very nice clean book, tightly bound with red boards showing no bumps. No names or writing and tightly bound. Book is illustrated with black and white photographs printed on coated paper and six crisp fold-out maps bound-in as well as three large, crisp maps in pocked provided at back of book. Text covers topography, geology, drainage, stratigraphy, geological history, geological economics and more. 23 photos and 11 figures. 138 pages. 
Price: 38.00 USD
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Principles of Geology (Volume II), Lyell, Charles
3 Lyell, Charles Principles of Geology (Volume II)
New York The Classics of Science Library 1997 Special Edition Hard Cover Fine No DJ, as Issued 
VOLUME II ONLY. Beautiful book, quality printed in a grey leather binding with four raised bands to spine, a grey satin marker bound-in, paisley endpapers, and gilt to all three exterior edges. npo names or writing. Color plate at frontis and beautiful , crisp color fold-out map at back. 330 pages. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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Morris' Story of the Great Earthquake of 1908 and Other Historic Disasters, Morris, Charles (editor)
4 Morris, Charles (editor) Morris' Story of the Great Earthquake of 1908 and Other Historic Disasters
Philiadelphi9a, PA George A. Parker 1909 Hard Cover Very Good Clear Platic Jacket 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
This is a remarkably nice book. It's clean and tightly bound with no names or writing and no creasing to pages. The book shows only small wear spots to spine edges. The text is illustrated throughout with both black and white art and photographs, all of which are large. The book is divided into two "books", the first being about the Italian and Sicilian Earthquakes of 1908 and the second books bein about other famous earthquakes and volcanoes replete with a scientific explanation of their causes. The book measures 6-3/4" x 9-1/4" and has 448 pages. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Clays; Their Occurrence, Properties, and Uses, Reis, Heinrich
5 Reis, Heinrich Clays; Their Occurrence, Properties, and Uses
New York John Wiley and Sons 1927 Third Edition Revised and Enlarged Hard Cover Very Good No DJ 
Very nice, tightly bound book, Unbumped boards show toning to back alongside spine in a pattern which would indicate book had been stored next to one that was spiral bound. No names or writing. Gilt printing to spine. Illustrated with maps, black and white photos, charts, graphs ,and tables. Covers the occurrence and origin of clay; the minerals in clay; chemical properties, physical properties, kinds of clay including Bentonite and Fuller's Earth, and distribution in the United States and Canada. U.S. portion offers individual sections for states which show a marked occurrence. 613 pages. Indexed. Other titles available relating to clay industry. 
Price: 60.00 USD
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