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IOWA WATER-SUPPLY BULLETINS 1955-1963: No. 4, No. 5, No. 7 and No. 8

By: N/A

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Des Moines, IA, State of Iowa:

Seller ID: 004116


4 separate Bulletins (volumes). Iowa Geological Survey. No.4: GEOLOGY AND GROUND-WATER RESOURCES OF WEBSTER COUNTY, IOWA by William E. Hale. 1955. With Photographs, Graphs, Tables. In back pocket, 4 Plates: Bedrock Geologic Map Webster County, Iowa; Map of Webster County, Iowa showing location of wells; Geologic section north-south through Webster County; and Geologic section east-west through Webster County. 257 pp. Book is Very Good. No. 5: QUALITY OF SURPACE WATERS OF... View more info

Mineral Resources of Alaska Report on Progress of Investigations in 1910

By: Brooks, Alfred H. and Others

Price: $28.50

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1911

Seller ID: 003591


Bulletin 480 of the Department of Interior. United States Geological Survey. 333 pp., charts, graphs, 13 folding map plates and 1 map in rear pocket."C.Vey Holman" written on front cover.Spine faded. Minor "spot" on front cover at side edge, otherwise exterior is VG. Interior is tight, clean and VG+ View more info

ROUTES TO DESERT WATERING PLACES IN THE SALTON SEA REGION, CALIFORNIA, Water-Supply Paper 490-A.

By: Brown, John S.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1920

Seller ID: 005032


United States Geological Survey. "The desert region of the United States forms a great triangle whose base, 800 miles long, is the Mexican border from the Peninsular Mountains, in southern California, to the mouth of Pecos River, in Texas and whose apex is in north-central Oregon...It covers about 500,000 square miles, or very nearly one-sixth of the area of the United States." 86 pp. 7 plates. Covers soiled. Back cover is almost completely removed from rest of ... View more info

IRON ORE, PIG IRON AND STEEL IN 1922,

By: Burchard, Ernest F. And Hubert W. Davis

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1924

Seller ID: 003608


Mineral Resources of the United States, 1922-Part I (Pages 341-376). Department of the Interior. United States Geological Survey. Slight fading at spine, otherwise exterior is Very Good+. Interior tight, clean and VG+. Numerous tables. 3 graphs. I:21 View more info

Annual Report of the Wisconsin Geological Survey For the Year 1879.

By: Chamberlin, T. C.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Madison, Wis., David Atwood, State Printer: 1880

Seller ID: 003932


No.15. Includes Catalogue A and B with List of the Names and Specimen-Numbers of Fossils Distributed during the year and List of localities and formations. Article: Descriptions of New Species of Fossils from the Paleozoic Formations of Wisconsin, by R. P. Whitfield. 72 pp. Grey covers are mildly soiled. Front cover's left corner "tip" missing. Small tear at side edge, going through to pp. 6. Numbers at top edge-ex.mus.? Otherwise covers are Good. Title page "... View more info

THE DRIFTLESS AREA OF THE UPPER MISSISSIPPI VALLEY

By: Chamberlin, T.C. & Salisbury, R.D.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: U.S Geological Survey: 1885

Seller ID: 004666


"In the midst of the great mantle of drift that overspreads the Upper Mississippi Basin there lies a drift-barren tract of about 10,000 square miles, the driftless area of Wisconsin and adjoining States. This island in the sea of drift is unique..." pp. 199-322. 6 plate maps, 5 are in color, some double-spread and one foldout. Numerous engravings. Disbound from The U.S. Geological Survey. Top page edge with black marking?- partially stamped? "Bound" in pa... View more info

ATLAS TO ACCOMPANY MONOGRAPH XLV ON THE VERMILION IRON-BEARING DISTRICT OF MINNESOTA

By: Clements, J. Morgan

Price: $140.00

Publisher: Washington, 1903

Seller ID: 003490


Department of the Interior. United States Geological Survey. House of Representatives. Document 433. 57th Congress. 2d Session. 23 beautiful colored maps of which 7 are double-paged. 3/4 calf scuffed/rubbed. Corner tips and small areas of border edges rubbed to boards. Marbled boards rubbed in some small areas to boards. On front cover, leather? 8 1/4"x5 1/4" paste down with gilted title-one corner rubbed to boards and small strip scuffed? off. Leather strip on s... View more info

Reconnaissance Geology of Some Western Aleutian Islands, Alaska

By: Coats, Robert R.

Price: $16.50

Publisher: Washington, United States Government Printing Office: 1956

Seller ID: 002208


Geological Survey Bulletin 1028-E. Investigations of Alaskan Volcanoes. pp 83-100, large fold out map in back envelope. fading at spine wraps and slightly around edges otherwise VG to VG+. Interior is tight, clean, and VG+. View more info

ABSTRACT OF A REPORT ON THE MINING GEOLOGY OF THE EUREKA DISTRICT, NEVADA

By: Curtis, Joseph Story

Price: $35.00

Publisher: 1883

Seller ID: 005531


United States Geological Survey, June 1, 1883. Also included is "Popular Fallacies Regarding Precious-Metal Ore Deposits" by Albert Williams, Jr. Pages 221-271. Disbound document. Front page separated from document. Residue from book remains on spine. Page edges browning. Overall in Good condition. View more info

AREAL GEOLOGY OF THE WESTERN MOJAVE DESERT CALIFORNIA

By: Dibblee, Thomas W.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1967

Seller ID: 006903


Geological Survey Professional Paper 522. Contribution to west coast earthquake investigations. 153 pp. Illustrations, tables, and five folded maps in pocket attached to back inside cover. Gray paper covers. Cover edges and corners are creased, back cover dirty and bent (from map pocket), spine ends are torn. Some dirt smudges to edge of back free endpaper. Interior pages are clean, no marks. Document in VG condition. View more info

SECONDARY METALS IN 1922

By: Dunlop, J. P.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1923

Seller ID: 003604


Mineral Resources of the United States, 1922-Part I (Pages 173-191). Department of the Interior. United States Geological Survey. Exterior is Very Good+. Interior tight, clean and VG+. Numerous tables. I:15 View more info

GOLD, SILVER, COPPER, AND LEAD AND ZINC IN MONTANA IN 1922.

By: Gerry, C.N.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1924

Seller ID: 003601


Mineral Resources of the United States, 1922-Part I (Pages 453-488). Department of the Interior. United States Geological Survey. Exterior is Very Good+ . Interior tight, clean and VG+. Numerous tables I:24 View more info

A New Method of Measuring Heights By Means of the Barometer

By: Gilbert, G. K.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Washington, Goverment Printing Office: 1882

Seller ID: 004114


From the Second Annual Report, United States Geological Survey for 1880-81. "The change proposed in this paper is of a radical nature. Since the time of Laplace the hypsometric formula he developed has formed the groundwork of all investigation and practice. Later writers have made formal modification of some of its terms and ...modern physical research has made slight corrections...It is here porposed to abandon it entirely for the greater part of hypsometric work a... View more info

THE FAUNA OF THE MOOREFIELD SHALE OF ARKANSAS

By: Girty, George H.

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1911

Seller ID: 004983


United States Geological Survey. Bulletin 439. "The section of Mississippian rocks in northern Arkansas includes a bed of black shale which is of considerable interest, both for the fauna it contains and the vicissitudes of nomenclature it has undergone..." 148 pp. 15 plates each with numerous "figures" or drawings of specimens plus descriptions on opposite page. Disbound but intact. In Very Good + condition. Interior is tight, clean and Very Good +. View more info

SURVEY OF THE BOUNDARY LINE BETWEEN IDAHO AND MONTANA FROM THE INTERNATIONAL BOUNDARY TO THE CREST OF THE BITTERROOT MOUNTAINS

By: Goode, Richard Urquhart

Price: $72.50

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1900

Seller ID: 004999


56th Congress. 1st Session. House of Representatives. Document No. 719. "Surveying that portion of the boundary line between Idaho and Montana beginning at the intersection of the thirty-ninth meridian with a boundary line between the United States and the British possessions, including the retracing of so much of the international boundary line as may be found necessary for the determination of said intersection, then following said meridian south unti it reaches t... View more info

GOLD, SILVER, COPPER, AND LEAD AND ZINC IN ARIZONA IN 1922.

By: Heikes, V. C.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1924

Seller ID: 003597


Mineral Resources of the United States, 1922-Part I (Pages 489-518). Department of the Interior. United States Geological Survey. Exterior is VG+. Interior tight, clean and VG+. Numerous Tables. I-25 View more info

GOLD, SILVER, COPPER, AND LEAD AND ZINC IN UTAH IN 1922.

By: Heikes, V. C.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1924

Seller ID: 003599


Mineral Resources of the United States, 1922-Part I (Pages 377-403). Department of the Interior. United States Geological Survey. Slight fading at spine.tiny "strip" at top edge torn, 1/2"x1/16 on front cover and first 5 pps, decreasing... overall Very Good . Interior tight, clean and VG+. Numerous Tables. I:22 View more info

GOLD, SILVER, COPPER, LEAD, AND ZINC IN NEW MEXICO AND TEXAS IN 1922. Mines Report

By: Henderson, Charles W.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1923

Seller ID: 003595


Mineral Resources of the United States, 1922-Part I (Pages 199-215). Department of the Interior. United States Geological Survey. Slightly faded at spine otherwise Exterior is VG+. Interior tight, clean and VG+. Numerous Tables. I:17 View more info

COMPILATION OF RECORDS OF SURFACE WATERS OF ALASKA, OCTOBER 1950 TO SEPTEMBER 1960

By: Hendricks, E. L.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1964

Seller ID: 006777


Geological Survey Water-Supply Paper 1740. "This report contains summaries of streamflow records in Alaska." 86 pages with index. Large map including in pocket at conclusion of report. Orange paper wraps. Cover corners and edges are rubbed, fading and creasing to cover edges, spine is faded and spine ends are rubbed, light soiling to cover faces. Interior clean, last page has some browning along edges. Document is VG-. View more info

COBALT, MOLYBDENUM, NICKEL, TANTALUM, TITANIUM, TUNGSTEN, RADIUM, URANIUM, AND VANADIUM IN 1922

By: Hess, Frank L.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1924

Seller ID: 003607


Mineral Resources of the United States, 1922-Part I (Pages 557-583). Department of the Interior. United States Geological Survey. Slight soil at spine, otherwise exterior is Very Good+. Interior tight, clean and VG+. Numerous tables. I:27 View more info