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Jenkins: Basic Texas Books, 213. Adams: Six-Guns, 2334. Adams: Rampaging Herd, 2456. All three volumes fine in fine and bright dust jackets. A handsome set.
THE HANDBOOK OF TEXAS, VOLUMES I, II & SUPPLEMENT (VOLUME III)
Webb, Walter Prescott, and Eldon Stephen Branda, editiors
Austin, TX; 1986, 1976: Texas State Historical Society,

Jenkins: Basic Texas Books, 213. Adams: Six-Guns, 2334. Adams: Rampaging Herd, 2456. All three volumes fine in fine and bright dust jackets. A handsome set.


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First Hebberd printing. Bell was a man who stressed action and only unconsciously supplies the background. This is a dashing account of life in southern California in the 1850's. "The most readable historical narrative of early southern California." Howes B325. Graff 240. "This later edition contains an index identifying many of the characters mentioned in the original edition. Much information on the lawlessnes of early California." Adams: Six-Guns 189. "The fact that the tales are true and are told in a most intersting style makes the book one that will always fill a place in the historical narratives of California." The Zamorano 80, #5. 499 untrimmed pages with illustrations. Bound in original green cloth. Tiny bookseller's plate on rear paste-down endpaper. Fine in very good plus dust jacket with very slight edge wear.
REMINISCENCES OF A RANGER; OR EARLY TIME IN SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA
Bell, Major Horace
Santa Barbara, CA: Wallace Hebberd, 1927.

First Hebberd printing. Bell was a man who stressed action and only unconsciously supplies the background. This is a dashing account of life in southern California in the 1850's. "The most readable historical narrative of early southern California." Howes B325. Graff 240. "This later edition contains an index identifying many of the characters mentioned in the original edition. Much information on the lawlessnes of early California." Adams: Six-Guns 189. "The fact that the tales are true and are told in a most intersting style makes the book one that will always fill a place in the historical narratives of California." The Zamorano 80, #5. 499 untrimmed pages with illustrations. Bound in original green cloth. Tiny bookseller's plate on rear paste-down endpaper. Fine in very good plus dust jacket with very slight edge wear.


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162 page booklet, with maps, stapled into a card folder. Eleven folded color maps in front pocket. Green stiff card folder worn at the folds and edges. Remains a very good copy.
DETROIT FOLIO; GEOLOGIC ATLAS OF THE UNITED STATES; FOLIO 205 - FIELD EDITION
Sherzer, W.H.
Washington, DC: United States Geological Survey/USGS/Government Printing Office/GPO, 1916.

162 page booklet, with maps, stapled into a card folder. Eleven folded color maps in front pocket. Green stiff card folder worn at the folds and edges. Remains a very good copy.


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207 pages with index, followed by forty-four plates. Bound in original tan cloth with lettering in brown. Call number on the spine though no other library markings, pockets, plates, etc., were ever present. Owner's name on the front endpaper. Toning to the endpapers. A very good copy.
HYDROIDS OF THE PACIFIC COAST OF CANADA AND THE UNITED STATES
Fraser, C. McLean
Toronto, Canada: University of Toronto Press, 1937.

207 pages with index, followed by forty-four plates. Bound in original tan cloth with lettering in brown. Call number on the spine though no other library markings, pockets, plates, etc., were ever present. Owner's name on the front endpaper. Toning to the endpapers. A very good copy.


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Linen backed folded color coded geologic map of the United States issued to attendees of the 1933 Congress. The map is divided into four sections and each section is divided into panels fixed to the linen backing. The four folded sections are within a card slipcase as issued. This map came from the library of geologist Olaf P. Jenkins with his name on the case. The heavily worn and taped slipcase has been professionally repaired with the exterior repapered in brown with the original title label pressed on. The map contained within is fine, as is the repaired case.
GEOLOGIC MAP OF THE U.S., 1932; INTERNATIONAL GEOLOGICAL CONGRESS, SIXTEENTH SESSION U.S.A. 1933; XVI GEOLOGORUM CONVENTUS U.S.A. 1933
Washington, DC: United States Geological Survey/USGS/Government Printing Office/GPO, 1933.

Linen backed folded color coded geologic map of the United States issued to attendees of the 1933 Congress. The map is divided into four sections and each section is divided into panels fixed to the linen backing. The four folded sections are within a card slipcase as issued. This map came from the library of geologist Olaf P. Jenkins with his name on the case. The heavily worn and taped slipcase has been professionally repaired with the exterior repapered in brown with the original title label pressed on. The map contained within is fine, as is the repaired case.


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Number 11 of 75 copies signed by the contributors on a special limitation page; L.D. Clark, Robert Mitchell, Harwood Hinten, Bernard (Berny) L. Fontana, John H. Schaefer, Sarah Bouquet, Ward Ritchie, Jake Zeitlin, R.H. Dillon, William Everson, Ansel Adams, Jose Cisneros, Al Lowman, Paul Horgan, Frank Waters, Marc Simmons, Eleanor B. Adams, Margaret Maxwell, W. David Laird, and Donald C. Dickinson. Published in honor of Lawrence Clark Powell on his 70th birthday, one of the Southwest's leading essayists and bibliographers. 159 pages. Bound in quarter black leather with red buckram cloth boards. A fine copy within a fine example of the publisher's slipcase. Issued without a dust jacket.
VOICES FROM THE SOUTHWEST; A GATHERING IN HONOR OF LAWRENCE POWELL
Powell, Lawrence Clark. Gathered by Donald C. Dickinson, W. David Laird, and Margaret F. Maxwell
Flagstaff, AZ: Northland Press, 1976.

Number 11 of 75 copies signed by the contributors on a special limitation page; L.D. Clark, Robert Mitchell, Harwood Hinten, Bernard (Berny) L. Fontana, John H. Schaefer, Sarah Bouquet, Ward Ritchie, Jake Zeitlin, R.H. Dillon, William Everson, Ansel Adams, Jose Cisneros, Al Lowman, Paul Horgan, Frank Waters, Marc Simmons, Eleanor B. Adams, Margaret Maxwell, W. David Laird, and Donald C. Dickinson. Published in honor of Lawrence Clark Powell on his 70th birthday, one of the Southwest's leading essayists and bibliographers. 159 pages. Bound in quarter black leather with red buckram cloth boards. A fine copy within a fine example of the publisher's slipcase. Issued without a dust jacket.


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Publications of geological and geographical surveys of the territories, geological exploration of the fortieth parallel, geographical and geological surveys of the Rocky Mountain region, and geographical surveys west of the one hundredth meridian. 208 pages with listings of publications and maps. Professionally rebound in stiff brown paper covers with facsimile front cover pressed on. A very good plus copy.
CATALOGUE AND INDEX OF THE PUBLICATIONS OF THE HAYDEN, KING, POWELL, AND WHEELER SURVEYS; BULLETIN NO. 222
Schmeckebier, L.F.
Washington, DC: United States Geological Survey/USGS/Government Printing Office/GPO, 1904.

Publications of geological and geographical surveys of the territories, geological exploration of the fortieth parallel, geographical and geological surveys of the Rocky Mountain region, and geographical surveys west of the one hundredth meridian. 208 pages with listings of publications and maps. Professionally rebound in stiff brown paper covers with facsimile front cover pressed on. A very good plus copy.


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379 pages of biblographic information. Small initials on the front cover. A very good copy.
INDEX TO REPORTS OF GEOLOGICAL SURVEY OF CANADA FROM 1951-1959
Wright, J.F., compiled by
Ottawa, Canada: Department of Mines and Technical Surveys/Geological Survey of Canada, 1965.

379 pages of biblographic information. Small initials on the front cover. A very good copy.


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77 pages with listings of Blatchley's works on insects, plus two portrait photographs. From the library of Robert L. Usinger with his bookplates fixed to the front inside cover. Usinger (1912-1968) served on the faculty in the Department of Entomology at the University of California at Berkeley from 1946 until his untimely death in 1968. Bound in original stiff brown paper covers with lettering in black. Fine page with tiny tear to the leading edge. A very good copy.
BLATCHLEYANA; A LIST OF THE PUBLISHED WRITINGS OF W.S. BLATCHLEY... TOGETHER WITH A CHRONOLOGY OF HIS LIFE: THE FIXATION OF TYPES OF NEW GENERA AND SPECIES DESCRIBED BY HIM...
Blatchley, W.S.
Indianapolis IN: Nature Publishing Co., 1930.

77 pages with listings of Blatchley's works on insects, plus two portrait photographs. From the library of Robert L. Usinger with his bookplates fixed to the front inside cover. Usinger (1912-1968) served on the faculty in the Department of Entomology at the University of California at Berkeley from 1946 until his untimely death in 1968. Bound in original stiff brown paper covers with lettering in black. Fine page with tiny tear to the leading edge. A very good copy.


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Number 74 of 100 numbered copies signed on the limitation page by Louise Swallow, and inscribed by her to Christine & Ralph Brown. Loise's gift note signed by her is laid in. A personal view of the movie and radio industries. 157 pages with photographs plus index. Bound in original black buckram with title label press on. A fine and bright copy.
MIDWIFE TO AN OCTOPUS
Swallow, John W.
Encino, CA: Garden House Press, 1964.

Number 74 of 100 numbered copies signed on the limitation page by Louise Swallow, and inscribed by her to Christine & Ralph Brown. Loise's gift note signed by her is laid in. A personal view of the movie and radio industries. 157 pages with photographs plus index. Bound in original black buckram with title label press on. A fine and bright copy.


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Collects eleven essays. Signature of Robert and Dariel Kleinpell on the front endpaper. 449 pages with map, photographs, glossary and index. Bound in original blue cloth with lettering and rule on the spine in gilt. A very good plus copy, sans dust jacket.
THE MAORI PEOPLE TODAY; A GENERAL SURVEY
Sutherland, I.L.G. [Ivan Lorin George], edittor
London: Oxford University Press/New Zeland Institute of International Affairs/New Zealand Council for Educational Research, 1940.

Collects eleven essays. Signature of Robert and Dariel Kleinpell on the front endpaper. 449 pages with map, photographs, glossary and index. Bound in original blue cloth with lettering and rule on the spine in gilt. A very good plus copy, sans dust jacket.


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580 pages with photographs, graphs, tables, maps, references and index. Bound in original blue cloth with lettering gilt. A fine and bright, probably unused copy in a very good plus dust jacket with two short tears.
WATER RESOURCES IN PENNSYLVANIA: AVAILABILITY, QUALITY AND MANAGEMENT
Majumdar, Shyamal K., E.Willard Miller, and Richard R. Parizek, editors
Easton, PA: Pennsylvania Academy of Science, 1990.

580 pages with photographs, graphs, tables, maps, references and index. Bound in original blue cloth with lettering gilt. A fine and bright, probably unused copy in a very good plus dust jacket with two short tears.


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101 pages with photographs, diagrams, bibliography and index, plus the required folded map in the rear pocket. Small library and discard stamps, and call number on the front cover. No other markings, pockets, plates, etc. were ever present. A very good plus copy.
GEOLOGY OF THE OSWEGATCHIE QUADRANGLE. NEW YORK STATE MUSEUM BULLETIN, NO. 302, SEPTEMBER, 1935
Dale, Nelson C.
Albany, NY: University of the State of New York, 1935.

101 pages with photographs, diagrams, bibliography and index, plus the required folded map in the rear pocket. Small library and discard stamps, and call number on the front cover. No other markings, pockets, plates, etc. were ever present. A very good plus copy.


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356 pages with tables, charts, photographs, graphs, calculations, glossary and index. Bound in original pictiorial laminated boards. A fine and bright unused copy.
HORIZONTAL AND VERTICAL DRILLING
Davenport, Byron
New York: McGraw-Hill, Inc., 1992.

356 pages with tables, charts, photographs, graphs, calculations, glossary and index. Bound in original pictiorial laminated boards. A fine and bright unused copy.


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264 pages with index. All of the required forty-two tissue guarded plates, two in color, and the color map are present. Pages 257 through 264 are repeated in the rear with extra plate 42. Bound in original dark brown cloth with lettering stamped in gilt and border stamped in blind. Professionally rebacked with original cloth spine pressed on. A very good plus copy.
TERTIARY HISTORY OF THE GRAND CAÑON DISTRICT [WITHOUT ATLAS]; MONOGRAPHS OF THE UNITED STATES GEOLOGICAL SURVEY, VOLUME II
Dutton, Clarence E.
Washington, DC: United States Geological Survey/USGS/Government Printing Office/GPO, 1882.

264 pages with index. All of the required forty-two tissue guarded plates, two in color, and the color map are present. Pages 257 through 264 are repeated in the rear with extra plate 42. Bound in original dark brown cloth with lettering stamped in gilt and border stamped in blind. Professionally rebacked with original cloth spine pressed on. A very good plus copy.


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The Novel Library for Fiction Lovers Book no. 146. Neat owner's signature on the title page. Pages toned. Front hinge repaired. A very good copy of this delicate book in about very good colorful dust jacket with torn and chipped spine panel. Seldom found in dust jacket.
THE MAN OF PROPERTY [THE FORSYTE SAGA]
Galsworthy, John
London: Wm. Collins Sons, by The London Book Co., no date (late 1920s),

The Novel Library for Fiction Lovers Book no. 146. Neat owner's signature on the title page. Pages toned. Front hinge repaired. A very good copy of this delicate book in about very good colorful dust jacket with torn and chipped spine panel. Seldom found in dust jacket.


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124 pages of text in German followed by 703 photographs, drawings, and illustrations,, many full page and over 400 in color. Bound in original brown buckram with illustration on the front cover in black and gray, and lettering in black. Spine faded with a little wear to the cloth at the head. A very good copy in the publisher's original card slipcase showing some chipping and wear.
VON EISERNEN PFERDEN UND PFADEN; LEBENSBILDER AUS DEM REICHE DER LOKOMOTIVE, MIT ZAHLREICHEN ORIGINAL-BEITRÄGEN BEDEUTENDER EISENBAHNMALER UND -DICHTER, DER DEUTSCHEN INDUSTRIE SOWIE SCHWEIZERISCHEN UND ÖSTERREICHISCHEN BAHNEN
Strauss, Dr. Walter
Hannover, Germany: Druck der Göhmannschen Buchdruckerei, 1924.

124 pages of text in German followed by 703 photographs, drawings, and illustrations,, many full page and over 400 in color. Bound in original brown buckram with illustration on the front cover in black and gray, and lettering in black. Spine faded with a little wear to the cloth at the head. A very good copy in the publisher's original card slipcase showing some chipping and wear.


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Thirty-nine pages of text plus 100 locomotive photographs with data on the opposite page, all arranged by locomotive types. The fourteen types are; American, Atlantic, Bourbonnais, Mogul, Prairie, Ten Wheel, Pacific, Baltic (or Hudson), Consolidation, Mikado, Twelve Wheel, Mountain, Decapod, and Santa-Fe. Errata slip laid in. Bound in original quarter dark green cloth over green paper covered boards with lettering in white. A very good copy with mild corner wear, in a poor example of the dust jacket with tape repairs and large chip.
LES LOCOMOTIVES À VAPEUR DE LA S N C F [SNCF]; D'APRÈS LES RENSEIGNMENTS PUIDÉS AUPRÈS DES SERVICES OFFICIELS DE LA S N C F
Fournereau, J.
Montchauvet, France: Editions Loco-Revue, 1947.

Thirty-nine pages of text plus 100 locomotive photographs with data on the opposite page, all arranged by locomotive types. The fourteen types are; American, Atlantic, Bourbonnais, Mogul, Prairie, Ten Wheel, Pacific, Baltic (or Hudson), Consolidation, Mikado, Twelve Wheel, Mountain, Decapod, and Santa-Fe. Errata slip laid in. Bound in original quarter dark green cloth over green paper covered boards with lettering in white. A very good copy with mild corner wear, in a poor example of the dust jacket with tape repairs and large chip.


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768 pages with photographs, color maps, tables, charts, index, etc. Three sections by the authors listed above are titled; Report of Progress of Stream Measurements for the Calendar Year 1899; Prliminary Description of the Geology and Water Resources of the Sourthern Half of the Black Hills and Adjoining Regions in South Dakota and Wyoming; and The High Plains and Their Utilization. All 156 of the required plates are present, including the color folded map in the rear pocket. Bound in original dark brown cloth with letting and cover illustration in gilt. Professionally rebackedSmall library plate on the front paste-down endpaper and small blind stamp medallion on the title page. No other pockets, stamps, plates or markings were ever present. Professionally rebacked. Mild mottling to the covers. A handsome very good copy.
TWENTY-FIRST ANNUAL REPORT OF THE UNITED STATES GEOLOGICAL SURVEY TO THE SECRETARY OF THE INTERIOR 1899-1900 IN SEVEN PARTS; PART IV, HYDROGAPHY
Walcott, Charles D., F.H. Newell, N.H. Darton, and W.D. Johnson
Washington, DC: United States Geological Survey/USGS/Government Printing Office/GPO, 1901.

768 pages with photographs, color maps, tables, charts, index, etc. Three sections by the authors listed above are titled; Report of Progress of Stream Measurements for the Calendar Year 1899; Prliminary Description of the Geology and Water Resources of the Sourthern Half of the Black Hills and Adjoining Regions in South Dakota and Wyoming; and The High Plains and Their Utilization. All 156 of the required plates are present, including the color folded map in the rear pocket. Bound in original dark brown cloth with letting and cover illustration in gilt. Professionally rebackedSmall library plate on the front paste-down endpaper and small blind stamp medallion on the title page. No other pockets, stamps, plates or markings were ever present. Professionally rebacked. Mild mottling to the covers. A handsome very good copy.


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Collects three records and stories; Simple Simon; Little Bo-Peep; and Old King Cole. Color illustrations by Rhoda Chase. Harper printing code E-U, May, 1920. Fourteen pages. Very tiny bump to one corner. Covers and endpapers are lighty toned. Personal gift inscription to the front endpaper. Records are fine. The book is a near fine copy.
THE SECOND BUBBLE BOOK
Mayhew, Ralph, and Burges Johnson
New York: Harper & Brothers, Publishers/Columbia Graphophone Co., 1920.

Collects three records and stories; Simple Simon; Little Bo-Peep; and Old King Cole. Color illustrations by Rhoda Chase. Harper printing code E-U, May, 1920. Fourteen pages. Very tiny bump to one corner. Covers and endpapers are lighty toned. Personal gift inscription to the front endpaper. Records are fine. The book is a near fine copy.


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Collects three records and stories; Tom, The Piper's Son; Mary and Her Little Lamb; and Jack and Jill. Color illustrations by Rhoda Chase. Harper printing code E-U, May, 1920. Fourteen pages. Very tiny bump to one corner. Record sleeve edges repaired. Records are fine. Covers are light toned. The book is a near fine and bright copy.
THE BUBBLE BOOK, NO. 1
Mayhew, Ralph, and Burges Johnson
New York: Harper & Brothers, Publishers/Columbia Graphophone Co., 1920.

Collects three records and stories; Tom, The Piper's Son; Mary and Her Little Lamb; and Jack and Jill. Color illustrations by Rhoda Chase. Harper printing code E-U, May, 1920. Fourteen pages. Very tiny bump to one corner. Record sleeve edges repaired. Records are fine. Covers are light toned. The book is a near fine and bright copy.


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A guide to 400 carefully chosen stereographs of countries, regions and 36 US states representing a tour around the world. Each stereograph is cross referenced by the subjects and images it contains. Pamphlet with three folded maps, The World, New York City, and Washington DC, within rear pocket. Bound in original dark blue half leather with dark blue cloth covered boards. Lettering on spine stamped in gilt, shiny and bright. Light toning to edges of text block. Book and pamphlet with maps are all fine, seldom found in such nice condition.
A TRIP AROUND THE WORLD THROUGH THE TELEBINOCULAR
Burton Holmes
Meadville, PA: Keystone View Company, 1929.

A guide to 400 carefully chosen stereographs of countries, regions and 36 US states representing a tour around the world. Each stereograph is cross referenced by the subjects and images it contains. Pamphlet with three folded maps, The World, New York City, and Washington DC, within rear pocket. Bound in original dark blue half leather with dark blue cloth covered boards. Lettering on spine stamped in gilt, shiny and bright. Light toning to edges of text block. Book and pamphlet with maps are all fine, seldom found in such nice condition.


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A concise and generally useful publication for both scientific and non-scientific persons interested in the marine fishes of the Pacific coast of Canada. Includes 77 families of fishes. 368 pages with illustrations. Bound in original dark green cloth. Gilt lettering dulled on spine. Small owner's name on front endpaper. A very good copy, without dust jacket.
FISHES OF THE PACIFIC COAST OF CANADA: BULLETIN NO. LXVIII
Clemens, W.A., and G.V. Wilby
Ottawa, Canada: Fisheries Research Board of Canada, 1949.

A concise and generally useful publication for both scientific and non-scientific persons interested in the marine fishes of the Pacific coast of Canada. Includes 77 families of fishes. 368 pages with illustrations. Bound in original dark green cloth. Gilt lettering dulled on spine. Small owner's name on front endpaper. A very good copy, without dust jacket.


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189 pages with photographs and diagrams. All maps and plates present. Bound in original dark red cloth. A fine copy with just a hint of wear at spine ends.
COLORADO GEOLOGICAL SURVEY: BULLETIN 1; A PRELIMINARY REPORT ON THE GEOLOGY OF THE MONARCH MINING DISTRICT, CHAFFEE COUNTY, COLORADO: BULLETIN 2; THE GRAYBACK MINING DISTRICT, COSTILLA COUNTY, COLORADO
Crawford, R.D., Horace B. Patton, Charles E. Smith, G. Montague Butler, and Arthur J. Hoskin
Boulder, CO: Colorado State Geological Survey, 1910.

189 pages with photographs and diagrams. All maps and plates present. Bound in original dark red cloth. A fine copy with just a hint of wear at spine ends.


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110 and 118 pages, respectively. Preliminary and ending blank leaves removed. Several small date stamps and contemporary signature. Bound in half leather over marbled covers. A near very good copy with cover wear.
ACTS AND RESOLUTIONS OF THE LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF OREGON, PASSED AT THE FOURTH REGULAR SESSION, 1866; and REPORTS OF THE DECISIONS OF SUPREME COURT OF THE STATE OF OREGON
Salem, OR: W.A. McPherson, State Printer, 1866.

110 and 118 pages, respectively. Preliminary and ending blank leaves removed. Several small date stamps and contemporary signature. Bound in half leather over marbled covers. A near very good copy with cover wear.


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Collects seven stories and an essay. Bound in original full brown leather lettering, rule and designs in gilt. Top edge in gilt. Several of the pages in the final half of the text remain unopened. Professionally rebacked with original spine pressed on. Previous owner's neat signature on the front endpaper. A handsome very good copy.
KARMA AND OTHER STORIES & ESSAYS
Hearn, Lafcadio
London: George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd., 1921.

Collects seven stories and an essay. Bound in original full brown leather lettering, rule and designs in gilt. Top edge in gilt. Several of the pages in the final half of the text remain unopened. Professionally rebacked with original spine pressed on. Previous owner's neat signature on the front endpaper. A handsome very good copy.


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Collects three stories and an essay. Bound in original white cloth backstrip with blue paper covered boards, lettering and border printed in black. Spine slightly toned with several small spots. Lower corners lightly worn. A very good plus attractive copy.
KARMA
Hearn, Lafcadio
New York: Boni and Liveright, 1918.

Collects three stories and an essay. Bound in original white cloth backstrip with blue paper covered boards, lettering and border printed in black. Spine slightly toned with several small spots. Lower corners lightly worn. A very good plus attractive copy.


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534 pages with index. All of the required thirty-eight plates, some in color, are present. Bound in original dark brown cloth with lettering stamped in gilt and border stamped in blind. Brown smears along the edges of the endpapers. Library call number on the spine. Small oval stamp on the title page. No other library markings, pockets or plates were ever present. A very good plus copy.
THE PENOKEE IRON-BEARING SERIES OF MICHIGAN AND WISCONSIN: MONOGRAPHS OF THE UNITED STATES GEOLOGICAL SURVEY, VOLUME XIX [19]
Irving, Roland Duer, and Charles Richard Van Hise
Washington, DC: United States Geological Survey/USGS/Government Printing Office/GPO, 1892.

534 pages with index. All of the required thirty-eight plates, some in color, are present. Bound in original dark brown cloth with lettering stamped in gilt and border stamped in blind. Brown smears along the edges of the endpapers. Library call number on the spine. Small oval stamp on the title page. No other library markings, pockets or plates were ever present. A very good plus copy.


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Forty-seven pages with narrow-gauge locomotive data and corresponding locomotive photograph fixed onto the page opposite. Ten locomotives featured. Testimonials from various railroads. Bound in original brown cloth with rule stamped in black and illustration and lettering in gilt. Interior hinges professionally repaired. A very good plus copy.
DIMENSIONS, WEIGHTS, AND TRACTIVE POWER OF NARROW-GAUGE LOCOMOTIVES MANUFACTURED BY THE BALDWIN LOCOMOTIVE WORKS
Philadelphia: Baldwin Locomotive Works/Burham, Parry, Williams & Co./J.B. Lippincott & Co., 1877.

Forty-seven pages with narrow-gauge locomotive data and corresponding locomotive photograph fixed onto the page opposite. Ten locomotives featured. Testimonials from various railroads. Bound in original brown cloth with rule stamped in black and illustration and lettering in gilt. Interior hinges professionally repaired. A very good plus copy.


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953 pages. Ten sections by the authors listed above are titled; Geology of the Rico Mountains, Colorado; Glacial Scupture of the Bighorn Mountains, Wyoming; The Esmeralda Formation, A Fresh-Water Lake Deposit; Mineral Vein Formation at Boulder Hot Springs, Montana; Geology of the Eastern Choctaw Coal Field, Indian Territory; Prliminary Report on the Camden Coal Field of Southwestern Arkansas; A Reconnaissance From Pyramid Harbor to Eagle City Alaska; A Reconnaissance of the Chitina River and the Skolai Mountains, Alaska; Prlininary Report on a Reconnaissance Along the Chandlar and Koyukuk Rivers, Alaska, in 1899; Alaskan Geographic Names. Sixty-eight plates of photographs, maps and illustrations are present, including the required three folded color maps in the rear pocket. Bound in original dark cloth with letting and cover illustration in gilt. Small bookplate and owner's signature on the front endpapers. Spots of mottling to the rear cover. Corners a little soft. A very good copy.
TWENTIETH ANNUAL REPORT OF THE UNITED STATES GEOLOGICAL SURVEY TO THE SECRETARY OF THE INTERIOR 1899-1900; PART II - GENERAL GEOLOGY, ECONOMIC GEOLOGY, ALASKA
Walcott, Charles D., Cross, W., and A.C. Spencer, A.E. Matthes, H.W. Turner, F.H. Knowlton, F.A. Lucas, W.H. Weed, J.A. Taff, G.I. Adams, A.H. Brooks, O. Rohn, F.C. Schrader, and M. Baker
Washington, DC: United States Geological Survey/USGS/Government Printing Office/GPO, 1900.

953 pages. Ten sections by the authors listed above are titled; Geology of the Rico Mountains, Colorado; Glacial Scupture of the Bighorn Mountains, Wyoming; The Esmeralda Formation, A Fresh-Water Lake Deposit; Mineral Vein Formation at Boulder Hot Springs, Montana; Geology of the Eastern Choctaw Coal Field, Indian Territory; Prliminary Report on the Camden Coal Field of Southwestern Arkansas; A Reconnaissance From Pyramid Harbor to Eagle City Alaska; A Reconnaissance of the Chitina River and the Skolai Mountains, Alaska; Prlininary Report on a Reconnaissance Along the Chandlar and Koyukuk Rivers, Alaska, in 1899; Alaskan Geographic Names. Sixty-eight plates of photographs, maps and illustrations are present, including the required three folded color maps in the rear pocket. Bound in original dark cloth with letting and cover illustration in gilt. Small bookplate and owner's signature on the front endpapers. Spots of mottling to the rear cover. Corners a little soft. A very good copy.


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Printed by John Baskerville, Birmingham. A two volume set. 416 and 390 pages. Bound in full calf with gilt borders to the covers, and gilt decorations between the six raised bands. All edges and endpapers marbled. Bookplates of Juliet Foord-Bowe with harold on front paste-down endpaper. Light foxing on initial and final pages. Interior hinges professionally reinforced. Exterior hinges and head of spine professionally repaired. Corners worn. Printed title labels on volume 2 absent. About very good copies.
PARADISE LOST. A POEM IN TWELVE BOOKS: VOLUME I, with PARADISE REGAIN'D. A POEM, IN FOUR BOOKS. TO WHICH IS ADDED SAMSON AGONISTES: AND POEMS UPON SEVERAL OCCASIONS: VOLUME II
Milton, John. From the text of Thomas Newton
Birmingham/London: Printed by John Baskerville, for J. and R. Tonson in London, 1760.

Printed by John Baskerville, Birmingham. A two volume set. 416 and 390 pages. Bound in full calf with gilt borders to the covers, and gilt decorations between the six raised bands. All edges and endpapers marbled. Bookplates of Juliet Foord-Bowe with harold on front paste-down endpaper. Light foxing on initial and final pages. Interior hinges professionally reinforced. Exterior hinges and head of spine professionally repaired. Corners worn. Printed title labels on volume 2 absent. About very good copies.


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A promotional book encouraging investment in the Company. A continuation of the long title reads; "Their Condition , Advantages and Prospects As a Security for its First Mortgage Seven per cent, Gold Bonds. With information in relation to the Bituminous and Anthracite Coals, Hematite, Specular and Magnetic Iron Ores; Copper, Asbestos, Marl, Manganese, and other Minerals, Building Stones and the Agricultural, Mechanical, Timber and other Resources of the County Tributary to its Lines of Railway." Seventy-nine pages with four folded maps, as required, showing commercial relations and minerals, including gold, along the railroad right of way, plus a fifty-six page appendix. Originally bound in gray printed wrappers, and soon after bound in contemporary quarter leather over marbled paper covered board with seven raised bands and original title label pressed on. Spine professionally rebacked. Original heavily worn leather corners replaced with thick Japanese paper. Interior hinges repaired. Two library plates on the front paste-down endpaper, though no other library markings, pockets or plates were ever present. A very good copy.
THE ROYAL LAND COM'Y OF VIRGINIA: ITS PURPOSES AND CHARTERS: ITS ANTHRACITE COAL, IRON ORE, OTHER MINERAL AND TIMBER LAND: AND ITS NARROW-GAUGE RAILROADS FROM CHESAPEAKE BAY TO PITTSBURG AND THE WEST. THEIR CONDITION, ADVANTAGES AND PROSPECTS AS SECURITY.
Harrisonburg, VA/Richmond, VA: Royal Land Company of Virginia/Clemmitt & Jones, Book & Job Printers, 1877.

A promotional book encouraging investment in the Company. A continuation of the long title reads; "Their Condition , Advantages and Prospects As a Security for its First Mortgage Seven per cent, Gold Bonds. With information in relation to the Bituminous and Anthracite Coals, Hematite, Specular and Magnetic Iron Ores; Copper, Asbestos, Marl, Manganese, and other Minerals, Building Stones and the Agricultural, Mechanical, Timber and other Resources of the County Tributary to its Lines of Railway." Seventy-nine pages with four folded maps, as required, showing commercial relations and minerals, including gold, along the railroad right of way, plus a fifty-six page appendix. Originally bound in gray printed wrappers, and soon after bound in contemporary quarter leather over marbled paper covered board with seven raised bands and original title label pressed on. Spine professionally rebacked. Original heavily worn leather corners replaced with thick Japanese paper. Interior hinges repaired. Two library plates on the front paste-down endpaper, though no other library markings, pockets or plates were ever present. A very good copy.


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The final and preferred, most comprehensive edition. Frontis and all 17 copper engraved portraits and 48 plates of coats of arms are present. Bound in contemporary full calf with six raised bands with title and gilt designs in compartments. Front interior hinge split, but remains solid and tight. Spine rebacked long ago with original spine laid on. Cover edges and corners worn. Overall, a very good copy.
A DISPLAY OF HERALDRY. THE SIXTH EDITION. IMPROV'D WITH LARGE ADDITONS OF MANY HUNDRED COATS OF ARMS, UNDER THEIR RESPECTIVE BEARINGS, WITH GOOD AUTHORITIES FROM THE ASHMOEAN LIBRARY, SIR GEORGE MACKENZIE, &c. WITH HIS TRACT OF PRECEDENCY...
Guillim, John. Sir George Mackenzie
London: Printed by T.W. for R. and J. Bonwicke and R. Wilkin, and J. Walthoe and Tho. Ward, 1724.

The final and preferred, most comprehensive edition. Frontis and all 17 copper engraved portraits and 48 plates of coats of arms are present. Bound in contemporary full calf with six raised bands with title and gilt designs in compartments. Front interior hinge split, but remains solid and tight. Spine rebacked long ago with original spine laid on. Cover edges and corners worn. Overall, a very good copy.


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Published in French. 334 pages with numerous illustrations by A. Moreaux showing fractures and their settings with specialized instruments and techniques. Bound in original quarter leather over blue/green pebbled cloth covered boards. Marbled endpapers. Library plate on the front paste-down endpaper and small stamp on the title page. No other library markings, plates or pockets were ever present. Slight loss to the leather at head and tail of the spine. Hinges professionally repaired. A very good copy.
OSTÈOSYNTHÉSE; ANALYSE CRITIQUE PAR A. LAMBOTTE (D'ANVERS)
Dupuy de Frenelle, [Paul]
Paris: Éditions Médicales N. Maloine, 1931.

Published in French. 334 pages with numerous illustrations by A. Moreaux showing fractures and their settings with specialized instruments and techniques. Bound in original quarter leather over blue/green pebbled cloth covered boards. Marbled endpapers. Library plate on the front paste-down endpaper and small stamp on the title page. No other library markings, plates or pockets were ever present. Slight loss to the leather at head and tail of the spine. Hinges professionally repaired. A very good copy.


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Privately published in a small printing. Howes: USiana D-600. Luther/Swinford: Custeriana Highspot 109. Reese: Nichols Collection 288. 251 pages with photographs, a roster of officers, a roster of those killed in the campaign, a roster of those wounded, and extensive bibliography. Three folded maps in the rear pocket. Fine in very good plus dust jacket with very light edge wear and one very tiny chip for the head of the spine panel. A handsome copy.
THE CUSTER TRAGEDY: EVENTS LEADING UP TO AND FOLLOWING THE LITTLE BIG HORN CAMPAIGN OF 1876
Dustin, Fred
Ann Arbor, MI: Edwards Brothers, Inc., 1965.

Privately published in a small printing. Howes: USiana D-600. Luther/Swinford: Custeriana Highspot 109. Reese: Nichols Collection 288. 251 pages with photographs, a roster of officers, a roster of those killed in the campaign, a roster of those wounded, and extensive bibliography. Three folded maps in the rear pocket. Fine in very good plus dust jacket with very light edge wear and one very tiny chip for the head of the spine panel. A handsome copy.


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Originally printed in 1939 in a small edition. Number 273 of a limitation of 1950 copies. Foreword by Robert M. Utley. "Three of his appendices add valuable knowledge in regard to the number of recruits in the regiment and the killed, the wounded and the survivors:" Luther 114. Reese, Custeriana 568. Howes L553. Bound in tan coarse cloth with tile label stamped on spine. Illustrated endpapers. 148 pages with two photographs. Fine in near fine partially toned plain white dust jacket.
KEOGH, COMANCHE AND CUSTER
Luce, Captain Edward S.
Ashland, OR: Lewis Osborne, 1974.

Originally printed in 1939 in a small edition. Number 273 of a limitation of 1950 copies. Foreword by Robert M. Utley. "Three of his appendices add valuable knowledge in regard to the number of recruits in the regiment and the killed, the wounded and the survivors:" Luther 114. Reese, Custeriana 568. Howes L553. Bound in tan coarse cloth with tile label stamped on spine. Illustrated endpapers. 148 pages with two photographs. Fine in near fine partially toned plain white dust jacket.


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Originally printed in 1939 in a small edition. Unnumbered copy of a limitation of 1950 copies. Foreword by Robert M. Utley. "Three of his appendices add valuable knowledge in regard to the number of recruits in the regiment and the killed, the wounded and the survivors:" Luther 114. Reese, Custeriana 568. Howes L553. Bound in tan coarse cloth with tile label stamped on spine. Illustrated endpapers. 148 pages with two photographs. Light dust to cover, else a fine copy.
KEOGH, COMANCHE AND CUSTER
Luce, Captain Edward S.
Ashland, OR: Lewis Osborne, 1974.

Originally printed in 1939 in a small edition. Unnumbered copy of a limitation of 1950 copies. Foreword by Robert M. Utley. "Three of his appendices add valuable knowledge in regard to the number of recruits in the regiment and the killed, the wounded and the survivors:" Luther 114. Reese, Custeriana 568. Howes L553. Bound in tan coarse cloth with tile label stamped on spine. Illustrated endpapers. 148 pages with two photographs. Light dust to cover, else a fine copy.


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One of 250 numbered hardcover copies signed by Hutchins. Volume No. 7 in the Source Custeriana Series. 81 pages with photographs, notes and bibliography. Fine in fine and bright dust jacket.
BOOTS & SADDLES AT THE LITTLE BIGHORN: WEAPONS, DRESS, EQUIPMENT, HORSES, AND FLAGS OF GENERAL CUSTER'S SEVENTH U.S. CAVALRY IN 1876
Hutchins, James S.
Ft. Collins, CO: Old Army Press, 1976.

One of 250 numbered hardcover copies signed by Hutchins. Volume No. 7 in the Source Custeriana Series. 81 pages with photographs, notes and bibliography. Fine in fine and bright dust jacket.


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Paper 240A] Foraminifera of the Lodo Formation, Central California; 240B] Foraminifera of the Lodo Formation, Central California; Part 2, Calcareous Foraminifera (Miliolidae and Lagenidae, Part); 241] Vicksburg (Oligocene) Smaller Foraminifera From Mississippi; 242] Larger Invertebrate Fossils of the Woodbine Formation (Cenomanian) of Texas; 243A] Ostracodes From the Upper Part of the Sundance Formation of South Dakota, Wyoming, and Southern Montana; 243B] Tertiary Stratigraphy of South Carolina; 243C] Probable Reklaw Age of a Ferruginous Conglomerate in Eastern Texas; 243D] Cenomanian Ammonite Fauna From the Mosby Sandstone of Central Montana; 243E] Mollusks From the Pepper Shale Member of the Woodbine Formation, McLennan Couty, Texas; 243F] Conodonts of the Barnett Formation of Texas; 243G] Auditory Region of North American Fossil Felidae: Its Significance in Phylogeny; 243H] Cranial Morphology of Some Oligocene Artiodactytla. All the required plates and maps are present, including the eight folded plates in pockets. Library binding of olive colored buckram with gilt lettering on the spine. Call number on the spine and perferated library name on the title page, else no other library markings, pockets, labels, slips, stamps, etc. were ever present. A very good plus copy. All bound in reports and papers are very good plus or better.
UNITED STATES GEOLOGICAL SURVEY PROFESSIONAL PAPERS 240, 241, 242 and 243 (SHORTER CONTRIBUTIONS TO GENERAL GEOLOGY 1952); PROFESSIONAL PAPERS LISTED BELOW
Swain, Frederick M., James A. Peterson, C. Wythe Cooke, F. Stearns MacNeil, Lloyd William Stephenson, William A. Cobban, Wilbert H. Hass, Jean Hough, Frank Whitmore, M.C. Israelsky, Ruth Todd,
Washington, DC: United States Geological Survey/USGS/Government Printing Office/GPO, 1953.

Paper 240A] Foraminifera of the Lodo Formation, Central California; 240B] Foraminifera of the Lodo Formation, Central California; Part 2, Calcareous Foraminifera (Miliolidae and Lagenidae, Part); 241] Vicksburg (Oligocene) Smaller Foraminifera From Mississippi; 242] Larger Invertebrate Fossils of the Woodbine Formation (Cenomanian) of Texas; 243A] Ostracodes From the Upper Part of the Sundance Formation of South Dakota, Wyoming, and Southern Montana; 243B] Tertiary Stratigraphy of South Carolina; 243C] Probable Reklaw Age of a Ferruginous Conglomerate in Eastern Texas; 243D] Cenomanian Ammonite Fauna From the Mosby Sandstone of Central Montana; 243E] Mollusks From the Pepper Shale Member of the Woodbine Formation, McLennan Couty, Texas; 243F] Conodonts of the Barnett Formation of Texas; 243G] Auditory Region of North American Fossil Felidae: Its Significance in Phylogeny; 243H] Cranial Morphology of Some Oligocene Artiodactytla. All the required plates and maps are present, including the eight folded plates in pockets. Library binding of olive colored buckram with gilt lettering on the spine. Call number on the spine and perferated library name on the title page, else no other library markings, pockets, labels, slips, stamps, etc. were ever present. A very good plus copy. All bound in reports and papers are very good plus or better.


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Paper 189A] Species and Genera of Tertiary Noetinae; 189B] Igneous Geology and Structure of the Mount Taylor Volcanic Field, New Mexico; 189C] Pliocene Diatoms From the Kettleman Hills, California; 189D] Oligocene Forminifera From Choctaw Bluff, Alabama; 189E] The Force Required to Move Particles on a Stream Bed; 189F] The Venericardia Planicosta Group in the Gulf Province; 189G] Foraminifers, Diatoms, and Mollusks From Test Wells Near Elizabeth City, North Carolina; 189H]Pleistocene Diatoms From Long Island, New York; 189I] Fossil Plants From the Colgate Member of the Fox Hills Sandstone and Adjacent Strata; Paper 190] Lower Pliocene Mollusks and Echinoids From the Los Angeles Basin, California, and Their Inferred Environment; Paper 191] A Monograph of the Formainiferal Family Nonionidae; Paper 192] Areal Geology of Alaska. All the required plates and maps are present, including the seven folded plates in pockets. Library binding of olive colored buckram with gilt lettering on the spine. Call number on the spine and perferated library name on the title page, else no other library markings, pockets, labels, slips, stamps, etc. were ever present. A very good plus copy. All bound in reports and papers are very good plus or better.
UNITED STATES GEOLOGICAL SURVEY PROFESSIONAL PAPERS 189 (SHORTER CONTRIBUTIONS TO GENERAL GEOLOGY 1937), 190, 191 AND 192; PROFESSIONAL PAPERS LISTED BELOW
Loughlin, G.F., F. Stearns MacNeil, Charles B. Hunt, K.E. Lohman, Joseph A. Cushman, Winnie McGlamery, William W. Rubey, Julia Gardner, Edgar Bowles, L.G. Henbest, W.C. Mansfield, Roland W. Brown, W.P. Woodring, and Philip S. Smith
Washington, DC: United States Geological Survey/USGS/Government Printing Office/GPO, 1939.

Paper 189A] Species and Genera of Tertiary Noetinae; 189B] Igneous Geology and Structure of the Mount Taylor Volcanic Field, New Mexico; 189C] Pliocene Diatoms From the Kettleman Hills, California; 189D] Oligocene Forminifera From Choctaw Bluff, Alabama; 189E] The Force Required to Move Particles on a Stream Bed; 189F] The Venericardia Planicosta Group in the Gulf Province; 189G] Foraminifers, Diatoms, and Mollusks From Test Wells Near Elizabeth City, North Carolina; 189H]Pleistocene Diatoms From Long Island, New York; 189I] Fossil Plants From the Colgate Member of the Fox Hills Sandstone and Adjacent Strata; Paper 190] Lower Pliocene Mollusks and Echinoids From the Los Angeles Basin, California, and Their Inferred Environment; Paper 191] A Monograph of the Formainiferal Family Nonionidae; Paper 192] Areal Geology of Alaska. All the required plates and maps are present, including the seven folded plates in pockets. Library binding of olive colored buckram with gilt lettering on the spine. Call number on the spine and perferated library name on the title page, else no other library markings, pockets, labels, slips, stamps, etc. were ever present. A very good plus copy. All bound in reports and papers are very good plus or better.


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Inscribed by Lawrence on the title page, "To John Little, with best wishes, Feb. 12, 1985. Elizabeth Atwood Lawrence." 288 pages with photographs, bibliography and index. Fine in fine dust jacket with two tiny chips.
RODEO: AN ANTHROPOLOGIST LOOKS AT THE WILD AND TAME
Lawrence, Elizabeth Atwood
Knoxville, TN: University of Tennessee Press, 1982.

Inscribed by Lawrence on the title page, "To John Little, with best wishes, Feb. 12, 1985. Elizabeth Atwood Lawrence." 288 pages with photographs, bibliography and index. Fine in fine dust jacket with two tiny chips.


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Frontispiece and ten wood cuts by Smyth plus four by C.K. Brooks was editor of Punch magazine. 124 pages with one page of ads in the rear. Bound in contemporary quarter red leather over marbled boards with large color illustrated title label pressed onto the front cover. Bookplate of William Asheton Tonge with his Coat-Armour on the front paste-down endpaper. A few penciled bibliographic notes on the front endpapers. A few spots of foxing on the endpapers and a few of the preliminary and final pages. Small library plate on the reverse of the frontis. No other library markings, plates or pockets were ever present. A handsome very good copy.
A STORY WITH A VENGEANCE; OR, HOW MANY JOINTS MAY GO TO A TALE. INSCRIBED TO THE GREATER NUMBER OF RAILWAY TRAVELLERS, AND DEDICATED TO THE REST
Reach, Angus B[ethune]., and [Charles William] Shirley Brooks
London: Nathaniel Cooke/Printed by Robson, Levey, and Franklyn [about 1855],

Frontispiece and ten wood cuts by Smyth plus four by C.K. Brooks was editor of Punch magazine. 124 pages with one page of ads in the rear. Bound in contemporary quarter red leather over marbled boards with large color illustrated title label pressed onto the front cover. Bookplate of William Asheton Tonge with his Coat-Armour on the front paste-down endpaper. A few penciled bibliographic notes on the front endpapers. A few spots of foxing on the endpapers and a few of the preliminary and final pages. Small library plate on the reverse of the frontis. No other library markings, plates or pockets were ever present. A handsome very good copy.


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Both volumes bound in full leather with five raised bands, beveled edges, decorative border stamped in blind and gilt, gilt hatch markings on the bands, lettering and designs in gilt on the six compartments between the bands. All edges in gilt. Marbled endpapers. Both volumes consist of 576 pages. Volume I shows several very shallow and tiny chips to the leather at the spine ends. Both show mild rubbing to the covers and along the spine. Interior pages are gorgeous. Covers are very good. A very handsome set.
THE PICTURESQUE WORLD OR, SCENES IN MANY LANDS. WITH ONE THOUSAND ILLUSTRATIONS ON WOOD AND STEEL OF PICTURESQUE VIEWS FROM ALL PARTS OF THE WORLD, VOLUMES I AND II
De Colange, Leo, editor
Boston, MA: Estes & Lauriat, 1881.

Both volumes bound in full leather with five raised bands, beveled edges, decorative border stamped in blind and gilt, gilt hatch markings on the bands, lettering and designs in gilt on the six compartments between the bands. All edges in gilt. Marbled endpapers. Both volumes consist of 576 pages. Volume I shows several very shallow and tiny chips to the leather at the spine ends. Both show mild rubbing to the covers and along the spine. Interior pages are gorgeous. Covers are very good. A very handsome set.


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PAPER 127, THE COMPOSITION OF THE EARTH'S CRUST; PAPER 128, SHORTER CONTRIBUTIONS TO GENERAL GEOLOGY 1920; PAPER 129, SHORTER CONTRIBUTIONS TO GENERAL GEOLOGY 1921; PAPER 130, THE LARAMIE FLORA OF THE DENVER BASIN; PAPER 131, SHORTER CONTRIBUTIONS TO GENERAL GEOLOGY 1922. All the required plates and maps are present. Library binding of olive colored buckram with gilt lettering on the spine. Call number on the spine, else no other library markings, pockets, labels, slips, stamps, etc. were ever present. A very good plus copy. All bound in reports and papers are very good plus or better.
SHORTER CONTRIBUTIONS TO GENERAL GEOLOGY 1922. UNITED STATES GEOLOGICAL SURVEY PROFESSIONAL PAPERS 126 - 131: PAPER 126, GEOLOGY OF THE COASTAL PLAIN OF TEXAS WEST OF BRAZOS RIVER; REMAINING PROFESSIONAL PAPERS LISTED BELOW
Deussen, Alexander, Frank Wigglesworth Clarke and Henry Stephens Washington, David White, F.H. Knowlton,
Washington, DC: United States Geological Survey/USGS/Government Printing Office/GPO, 1924.

PAPER 127, THE COMPOSITION OF THE EARTH'S CRUST; PAPER 128, SHORTER CONTRIBUTIONS TO GENERAL GEOLOGY 1920; PAPER 129, SHORTER CONTRIBUTIONS TO GENERAL GEOLOGY 1921; PAPER 130, THE LARAMIE FLORA OF THE DENVER BASIN; PAPER 131, SHORTER CONTRIBUTIONS TO GENERAL GEOLOGY 1922. All the required plates and maps are present. Library binding of olive colored buckram with gilt lettering on the spine. Call number on the spine, else no other library markings, pockets, labels, slips, stamps, etc. were ever present. A very good plus copy. All bound in reports and papers are very good plus or better.


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The complete story of L&N's diesel lcomotives from the first switcher in 1939 to the time of this books publication. 168 pages with photographs, some in color, a wealth of rosters, and bibliography. Bound in laminated color illustrated boards. A fine and bright copy with just a hint of rubbing, issued without dust jacket.
LOUISVILLE & NASHVILLE DIESEL LOCOMOTIVES
Castner, Charles B., Ronald Flanary, and Lee Gordon
Lynchburg, VA: TLC Publishing, 1997.

The complete story of L&N's diesel lcomotives from the first switcher in 1939 to the time of this books publication. 168 pages with photographs, some in color, a wealth of rosters, and bibliography. Bound in laminated color illustrated boards. A fine and bright copy with just a hint of rubbing, issued without dust jacket.


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Edson was Chief Mechanical Engineer of the New York Central. 212 pages with locomotive photographs, some in color, locomotive diagrams, data, and numerous rosters. Bound in laminated color pictorial boards. A near fine copy.
NEW YORK CENTRAL SYSTEM DIESEL LOCOMOTIVES
Edson, W.D., H.L. Vail, Jr., and C.M. Smith
Lynchburg, VA: TLC Publishing, Inc., 1995.

Edson was Chief Mechanical Engineer of the New York Central. 212 pages with locomotive photographs, some in color, locomotive diagrams, data, and numerous rosters. Bound in laminated color pictorial boards. A near fine copy.


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Volume I: cxxx, 302 pages, plus six plates. Volume II: xxii, 438 pages with index, plus errata page to volume I. Each volume bound in half leather marbled paper covered boards. From the library of Robert L. Usinger with his bookplates fixed to the front paste-down endpapers. Usinger (1912-1968) served on the faculty in the Department of Entomology at the University of California at Berkeley from 1946 until his untimely death in 1968. Spots of foxing throughout both volumes. Professionally rebacked with ordiginal leather spines pressed on. A handsome, about very good set.
FAUNE PARISIENNE, INSECTES. OU HISTOIRE ABRÉGÉE DES INVIRONS DE PARIS, CLASSÉS D'APRÈS LE SYSTÈME DE FABRICIUS; PRÈCÈDÈE D'UN DISCOURS SUR LES INSECTES EN GÈNÈRAL, POUR SERVIR D'INTRODUCTION À L'ÈTUDE DE L'ENTOMOLOGIE: VOLUMES PREMIER ET DEUXIÈME
Walckenaer, C.A. [Charles Athanase], 1771-1852
Paris: Dentu, Imprimeur - Libraire, 1802.

Volume I: cxxx, 302 pages, plus six plates. Volume II: xxii, 438 pages with index, plus errata page to volume I. Each volume bound in half leather marbled paper covered boards. From the library of Robert L. Usinger with his bookplates fixed to the front paste-down endpapers. Usinger (1912-1968) served on the faculty in the Department of Entomology at the University of California at Berkeley from 1946 until his untimely death in 1968. Spots of foxing throughout both volumes. Professionally rebacked with ordiginal leather spines pressed on. A handsome, about very good set.


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259 pages of descriptions and illustrations, nineteen plates, plus three full page color maps. Bound in contemporary black half leather over marbled paper covered boards. Professionally rebacked with original spine pressed on. A handsome, very good copy.
MONOGRAPHIC REVISION OF THE POCKET GOPHERS, FAMILY GEOMYIDÆ (EXCLUSIVE OF THE SPECIES OF THOMOMYS); NORTH AMERICAN FAUNA NO. 8
Merriam, C. Hart
Washington, DC: United States Department of Agriculture/Government Printing Office/GPO, 1895.

259 pages of descriptions and illustrations, nineteen plates, plus three full page color maps. Bound in contemporary black half leather over marbled paper covered boards. Professionally rebacked with original spine pressed on. A handsome, very good copy.


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104 pages with photographs, diagrams, references and index, plus all three of the required folded color maps are present in the rear pocket. Bound in original stiff gray paper covers with lettering printed in black. Small tape repair to the base of the spine, else a very good plus copy.
GEOLOGY AND MINERAL RESOURCES OF THE HUDSON AND MAYNARD QUADRANGLES, MASSACHUSETTS; GEOLOGICAL SURVEY BULLETIN 1038
Hansen, Wallace R.
Washington, DC: United States Geological Survey/USGS/Government Printing Office/GPO, 1956.

104 pages with photographs, diagrams, references and index, plus all three of the required folded color maps are present in the rear pocket. Bound in original stiff gray paper covers with lettering printed in black. Small tape repair to the base of the spine, else a very good plus copy.


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A study of the areal geology of parts of the North and Middle Park basins, Jackson and Grand Counties, Colorado. 119 pages with refernces and index, plus the required three map plates. Bound in original gray paper covers printed in black. Maps and softcover booklet laid into the hardcover folder. Small name stamp on the front cover. A near fine copy.
GEOLOGY AND COAL RESOURCES OF THE HOMER DISTRICT, KENAI COAL FIELD, ALASKA; GEOLOGICAL SURVEY BULLETIN 1257
Hail, William J., Jr.
Washington, DC: United States Geological Survey/USGS/Government Printing Office/GPO, 1959.

A study of the areal geology of parts of the North and Middle Park basins, Jackson and Grand Counties, Colorado. 119 pages with refernces and index, plus the required three map plates. Bound in original gray paper covers printed in black. Maps and softcover booklet laid into the hardcover folder. Small name stamp on the front cover. A near fine copy.


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