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1959 Exploration Project

By: KNOX, William T.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: 1959,:

Seller ID: 67956


KNOX, William T. 1959 Exploration Project. N.pl.: n. p., [1959]. Pp. 26 leaves, typewritten on one side only. With one hand-coloured map. 4to, grey duo-tang, type-written label to front. A proposal for geological exploration in New Brunswick, particularly in the Woodstock area. Includes reports regarding mining, regulations and costs involved in the project. Faint browningto the edges, else vg. 15.00 View more info

1959 Exploration Project

By: KNOX, William T.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: 1959,:

Seller ID: 67955


KNOX, William T. 1959 Exploration Project. N.pl.: n. p., [1959]. Pp. 36 leaves, typewritten on one side only. With one map. Large 8vo, grey duo-tang, type-written label to front. A proposal for geological exploration in New Brunswick, particularly in the Woodstock area. Includes reports and memos regarding mining, regulations and costs involved in the project. Faint browning to the edges, else very good. 15.00 View more info

1971 Summer Shoreline Survey

By: YOUNG, J. C. O'C., Dr.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Saint Mary's University, Halifax, 1971,:

Seller ID: 60227


YOUNG, J. C. O'C., Dr. "1971 Summer Shoreline Survey" : A Submission by theDepartment of Chemistry of Saint Mary's University to Environment Canada, [which includes] "Assessment of and Recommendations Regarding the 1971 Student Summer Shoreline Survey", and "A Water Quality Survey of the Rivers andEstuaries of Mainland Nova Scotia". [Halifax: Saint Mary's University], 19 71. Pp. 48, 73, [64]. Illustrated. Printed on one side only. 4to, printed off-white card covers with white comb-bound spine. Rubbed, teastain and nameto front, else vg. 50.00 View more info

53rd Annual Reunion, Friends of the Pleistocene, Halifax, Nova Scotia, May 25-28, 1990 : Quaternary Geology of Nova Scotia - Guidebook for Field Excursion.

By: Friends of the Pleistocene

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Nova Scotia Department of Mines and Energy Open File Report, Halifax, 1990,:

Seller ID: 86271


(Friends of the Pleistocene). 53rd Annual Reunion, Friends of the Pleistocene, Halifax, Nova Scotia, May 25-28, 1990 : Quaternary Geology of Nova Scotia – Guidebook for Field Excursion. (Halifax) : Nova Scotia Department of Mines and Energy Open File Report 90-008, (1990). Field Trip Leaders: Ralph Stea and Bob Mott. Pp [i]-v,(1),1-85,(1). Illustrated. Maps. Double Column.4to, black comb-bound, yellow card covers. Very good. 10.00 View more info

Aboriginal Quartzite Quarry in Eastern Wyoming

By: DORSET, George A. Field Columbian Museum, Publication 51, Vol. II, No. 4

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Field Columbian Museum, 1900,:

Seller ID: 49387


DORSET, George A. An Aboriginal Quartzite Quarry in Eastern Wyoming. Chicago: Field Columbian Museum, 1900. Pp. 235-243, followed by plates xxviii-xxxix. 8vo, grey printed card covers. Field Columbian Museum Publication 51. Anthropological Series Vol. II, No. 4. Covers detached, head chipped, corners creased and chipped, browning and light wear to edges, inked notations tofront cover, blindstamp to title page, else vg. 15.00 View more info

Abraham Gesner

By: GESNER, Abraham). The Canadians 65 BARKHOUSE, Joyce

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Fitzhenry & Whiteside, Don Mills, Ont, 1980, ISBN:0889026734:

Seller ID: 12394


(GESNER, Abraham). BARKHOUSE, Joyce. Abraham Gesner. (Don Mills, Ont.) : Fitzhenry & Whiteside Limited, (1980). First Edition. Pp (2),[3]-63,(1). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated peach card covers with white spine. No.65 in The Canadians series. "Abraham Gesner discovered the process whereby hydrocarbons such as asphaltum and petroleum could be distilled to yield lamp oil. The "kerosene" ehich Gesner marketed precipitated a quiet social revolution in that it made safe, adequate domestic light available to everyone for the first time. Moreover, Gesner's discovery of the precursor of al... View more info

Abraham Gesner. Paperback Edition, signed.

By: GESNER, Abraham). The Canadians 65. BARKHOUSE, Joyce.

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Fitzhenry & Whiteside, Don Mills, Ont, 1980, ISBN:0889026734:

Seller ID: 41289


(GESNER, Abraham). BARKHOUSE, Joyce. Abraham Gesner. (Don Mills, Ont.) : Fitzhenry & Whiteside Limited, (1980). Pp (2),[3]-63,(1). Illustrated. 8vo, card covers. No.65 in The Canadians series. "Abraham Gesner discovered the process whereby hydrocarbons such as asphaltum and petroleum could be distilled to yield lamp oil. The "kerosene" ehich Gesner marketed precipitated a quiet social revolution in that it made safe, adequate domestic light available to everyone for the first time. Moreover, Gesner's discovery of the precursor of all our modern fuel oils herladed the dawn of the ag... View more info

Abrégé de Géologie. ex-library

By: HUARD, V.-A.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Imprimerie de la Cie de l'Evenement, Quebec, 1913,:

Seller ID: 49099


HUARD, L'Abbé V.-A. Abrégé de Géologie. Québec : Imprimerie de la Cie de l'Evénement, 1913. Pp 155. Illustrated. 8vo, rebound in library card covers, with cloth tape spine and printed label to spine. Ex-library (inkstamps, rear pouch, etc.), else vg. 40.00 View more info

Absolute Age of the Fisset Brook Formation and the Devonian-Mississippian Boundary, Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia

By: CORMIER, R. F. and A. M. KELLY KELLY, A. M. Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences 01:03 December 1964 FYSON, W. K.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: National Research Council, 1964,:

Seller ID: 53215


CORMIER, R. F. and A. M. KELLY. Absolute Age of the Fisset Brook Formation and the Devonian-Mississippian Boundary, Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia. An article which was published in the Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences, Vol. 1, No. 3, December 1964, pp. 159-166. Ottawa: National Research Council, December 1964. Pp. 159-210. 8vo, light tan printed card covers. Also of local interest: W. K. Fryson's "Repeated trends of folds and cross-folds in Palaeozoic rocks, Parrsboro, Nova Scotia." Vg. 15.00 View more info

Abstracts of Publications in Scientific Journals of Officers of the Geological Survey of Canada, January 1966 to March 1967.

By: SNOWDEN, Dervoguilla (comp.). Geological Survey of Canada, Paper 67-4.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Department of Energy, Mines and Resources, Ottawa, 1967,:

Seller ID: 94014


SNOWDEN, Dervoguilla (comp.). Abstracts of Publications in Scientific Journals of Officers of the Geological Survey of Canada, January 1966 to March 1967. (Ottawa) : Department of Energy, Mines and Resources, (1967). Pp (2),[1]-61,(1). Author Index. 8vo, green printed stapled card covers. Very good.15.00 View more info

Acadia Gold

By: WINCHELL, William H., Jr.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Acadia Metals Limited, Toronto, 1929,:

Seller ID: 106517


WINCHELL, William H., Jr. Acadia Gold. Extracts from Report by William H. Winchell, Jr. May, 23rd, 1929. Toronto : Acadia Metals Limited, (1929). Pp (12) including covers. Illustrated. 8vo, white stapled self-wraps, lettered in black. "The property of the Acadia Metals Limited is loated in the Oldham Gold District, in the northern part of Halifax County, three miles east of the Enfield Station on the main line of the Canadaaian National Railway, between Truro and Halifax." (p. [2]). Stain to lower margin of front cover,staples rusted, else very good. 30.00 View more info

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Acadian Geology. First Edition

By: DAWSON, John William DAWSON, J. William

Price: $800.00

Publisher: Oliver and Boyd, Edinburgh, 1855,: 1855

Seller ID: 69156


DAWSON, John William. Acadian Geology. Edinburgh : Oliver and Boyd [and] London: Simpkin, Marshall, and Co. [and] J. Dawson and Son, Pictou, N. S., 1855. First Edition. Pp. [i]-xii, [1]- 388 with four wood-engraved plates, 35 illustrations and large hand-coloured, engraved folding map "Geological Map of Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island, and Part of New Brunswick". Small 8vo. Original brownish-violet cloth stamped in gilt and blind, and with gilt lettering to spine. TPL 5663. Chapters: 1. Introduction; 2. General Description of Nova Scotia; 3. Modern Alluvial... View more info

Acadian Triassic. offprint

By: POWERS, Sidney Journal of Geology 24:01-03, 1916)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Journal of Geology, 1916,:

Seller ID: 68776


POWERS, Sidney. The Acadian Triassic. Reprinted for private circulation forthe Journal of Geology, Vol. XXIV, No. 1, January-February; No. 2, Februar y-March; No. 3. April-May, 1916, pp. 1-26; 105-122; 254-268. N.pl.: Journalof Geology, 1916. Pp. [59], various paginations. Illustrated. 8vo, tan pap er covers, bound in brown card, green cloth tape spine, typed paper label to front. The Acadian Traissic is a narrow discontinuous border to the Bay of Fundy and the Minas Basin, extending from the southwest end of Grand Manan to Truro, a distance of 195 miles. Detached from original covers with tit... View more info

Acadians in Exile in England 1756-1763. An article in the The Dalhousie Review, Vol. 36, No. 4, Winter 1957

By: VINTER, Dorothy Dalhousie Review 36:4 BECK, J. Murray DWORKIN, Martin S.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Review Publishing Company Limited, Halifax , 1957,:

Seller ID: 84321


VINTER, Dorothy. "The Acadians in Exile in England 1756-1763." An article in the The Dalhousie Review, Vol. 36, No. 4, Winter 1957, pp 344-353. Halifax : The Review Publishing Company Limited , 1957. Pp (4),[323]-444. 8vo, yellow card covers. Also : Sir Robert Holland's “Suez and the U.N.O.”; Jack Wilcox's “Planned Spontaneity: The Grey Flannel Election”; M.W. Burke-Gaffney's “An Astronomer Looks at Florence”; J. Murray Beck's “The Nomination of Candidates in Nova Scotia”; A.J.W. Myers's “Flowers in Shakespeare”; C. Friedlander's “Early Notes on Acadian Geology”... View more info

Address to the Geological Section of the British Association, Swansea 1880

By: SORBY, H. Clifton

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Spottiswoode & Co., 1880,:

Seller ID: 49467


SORBY, H. Clifton. Address to the Geological Section of the British Association, Swansea 1880. (L: Spottiswoode & Co.), 1880. Pp. 8. 8vo, self wraps. Some rubbing to margins, small red inked notation to front, else vg. 10.00 View more info

Adirondack Mountains

By: MILLER, William J. New York State Museum Bulletin No. 193, Jan. 1, 1917

Price: $40.00

Publisher: University of the State of New York, 1917,:

Seller ID: 51973


MILLER, William J. The Adirondack Mountains. Albany: The University of the State of New York, 1917. Pp. 97. Illustrated with 30 plates and two folding maps. 8vo, tan printed paper covers. New York State Museum Bulletin, No. 193, January 1, 1917. Covers partially detached, large sections of the spine covering missing, front cover soiled, else vg. 40.00 View more info

Adventure of North Sea Oil. First Edition

By: COOPER, Bryan GASKELL, T.F.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Heinemann, London, 1976, ISBN:0434283010:

Seller ID: 109185


COOPER, Bryan and T.F. GASKELL. The Adventure of North Sea Oil. London : Heinemann, (1976). First Edition. Pp (10),[1]-293,(1). 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Foreword by Sir Eric Drake. "The discovery of and extraction of oil and gas from beneath the cold, murky floor of Northern seas makes for one ot the most rivetting, dramatic epics of this century. The bookis an extraordinary compound of industrial courage, of scientific research and guesswork, of danger, of human wit challenging nafure for mastery, and honest-to-goodness know-how. The oil venture has cost human lives as we... View more info

Adventure of North Sea Oil. First Edition in dustjacket

By: COOPER, Bryan GASKELL, T.F.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Heinemann, London, 1976, ISBN:0434283010:

Seller ID: 105067


COOPER, Bryan and T.F. GASKELL. The Adventure of North Sea Oil. London : Heinemann, (1976). First Edition. Pp (10),[1]-293,(1). 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Foreword by Sir Eric Drake. "The discovery of and extraction of oil and gas from beneath the cold, murky floor of Northern seas makes for one ot the most rivetting, dramatic epics of this century. The bookis an extraordinary compound of industrial courage, of scientific research and guesswork, of danger, of human wit challenging nafure for mastery, and honest-to-goodness know-how. The oil venture has cost human lives as we... View more info

Aechminella, Amphissites, Kirkbyella, and Related Genera : Revision of SomePaleozoic Ostracode Genera

By: SOHN, I.G. Geological Survey Professional Paper 330-B)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: US GPO, Washington, 1961,:

Seller ID: 68745


SOHN, I.G. Aechminella, Amphissites, Kirkbyella, and Related Genera : Revision of Some Paleozoic Ostracode Genera . Washington: US GPO, 1961. Pp. [i]-iii,(1),107-160, + 6 p. of plates. Illustrated. 4to, stapled printed grey card covers. Geological Survey Professional Paper 330-B. Faint cover creasing, else vg. 15.00 View more info

Aerial Atlas of Ancient Crete. Firist Printing in dustjacket

By: MYERS, J. Wilson, Eleanor Emlen MYERS, and Gerald CADOGAN (eds.) MYERS, Eleanor Emlen CADOGAN, Gerald

Price: $65.00

Publisher: University of California Press, Berkeley / Los Angeles, 1992, ISBN:0520073827:

Seller ID: 112814


MYERS, J. Wilson, Eleanor Emlen MYERS, and Gerald CADOGAN (eds.). The Aerial Atlas of Ancient Crete. Berkeley / Los Angeles : University of CaliforniaPress, (1992). First Printing. Pp (11),[x]-xix,(5),[5]-318,(4). Illustrate d. Large 4to, black cloth boards, green cloth spine, pale green lettering to spine, colour onlay to front board, in clear plastic dustjacket lettered in yellow. "This book marks an astonishing achievement in ancient Greek archaeology. Using twin cameras suspended from a 33-foot, four-finned balloon,Wilson and Ellie Myers have been able to photograph 44 archaeological s... View more info