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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF ROCKS AND MINERALS

By: ATKINSON, RICHARD & FRANCES

Price: £18.00

Publisher: LONDON, FREDERICK WARNE: 1979

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 9529


Illustrated laminated boards, 184pp. 58 colour and 9 b/w photographs. Nos. 80 in series. Fine (Book- A tight clean copy with no previous owner name or inscription. No notable defects). View more info

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THE LLANELLI LANDSCAPE The Geology and Geomorphology of the Country Around Llanelli

By: BOWEN , D. Q.

Price: £9.00

Publisher: Llanelli NORTH WALES, Llanelli Borough Council: 1980

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 118604


Red cloth Boards with gilt titles and council crest to spine, 240x160mm approx.xvii + 280 nos. pp. Frontis + 46 other b/w photo. plates, 60 figs. Detailed geological and geomorphological record of Llanelli and surrounding area by a former son and written as a tribute to the community for the years of nuture invested in him and being No 2 in a series of books published by Llanelli Public Library Local History Research Group. VG/G (Book- Minor shelf wear to extremities. ... View more info

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PREHISTORIC HENGES SHIRE ARCHAEOLOGY SERIES NO 66

By: BURL, Aubrey , Lecturer

Price: £5.00

Publisher: RISBOROUGH, SHIRE PUBLICATIONS: 1991

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 117846


P/b VG+.64pp.1st ed. colour illus wraps -the Giants Ring, County Down. no inscsp , profusely illustrated mono plates & line drawings , Note on dates, Gloss; further reading ,20 Sites to Visit , 8 chpts. [ brief background / great earthwork enclosures /Stonehenge / Woodhenge] A Burl an authority [ from University in London & Leicester - to - directing archaological excavations etc..Shire Archaeology no 66 -no notable defects, tight bindings. PLS See our image View more info

BRITISH REGIONAL GEOLOGY THE HAMPSHIRE BASIN AND ADJOINING AREAS

By: CHATWIN , C P , MSc

Price: £4.00

Publisher: LONDON, H.M.S.O.: 1967

Edition: 3rd Edition

Seller ID: 9885


Paper Back , 3rd edition 1967 , Green printed card wraps, VG - , 100pp. , printing of a work first published in 1936. All maps plates and plans as expected , by CP Chatwin MSc , . (Book- ink name & date to bottom of first page , clean throughout , slim spine dulled with 5x2mm loss to top , light handling] View more info

BRITISH REGIONAL GEOLOGY EAST ANGLIA AND ADJOINING AREAS

By: CHATWIN , C P , MSc

Price: £4.00

Publisher: LONDON, H.M.S.O.: 1968

Edition: Fourth

Seller ID: 9886


Paper Back , VG , 4th edition 1968 , Green printed card wraps, 102pp. , printing of a work first published in 1937. All maps plates and plans as expected , by CP Chatwin MSc , . (Book- ink name & date to bottom of first page , clean throughout , slim spine dulled , light crease line across top corner area 150mm to clean covers continuing 1st few page tops] View more info

BRITISH REGIONAL GEOLOGY EAST ANGLIA AND ADJOINING AREAS

By: CHATWIN , C P , MSc

Price: £3.50

Publisher: London, H.M.S.O.: 1948

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 9891


Paper Back , VG - , 2nd edition 1948 , Brown printed card wraps, 99pp. , printing of a work first published in 1937. All maps plates and plans as expected , by CP Chatwin MSc , . (Book- no inscsp/annotaion , clean throughout , paper even fox med creamed , some edgwear to creased slim spine View more info

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MELTHAM A LOCAL GEOGRAPHY

By: E. AVRIL DAWSON & MAURICE TUNMORE (EDITORS)

Price: £20.00

Publisher: HOLMFIRTH, WEST YORKSHIRE, HOLMFIRTH SECONDARY SCHOOL: 1969

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 122584


Card covers with Black plastic spring binder, Paper title slip affixed to spine.245 x 200 mm approx. 62pp. Duplicated type written text with black and white line drawings and maps. Compiled and edited from research carried out by pupils of the school and during a time of the proposed merger of Meltham and Colne Valley the book is of interest to any present /former residents and pupils of the school. Loosely laid in is a letter from The West Riding of Yorkshire Education ... View more info

BRITISH REGIONAL GEOLOGY THE CENTRAL ENGLAND DISTRICT Revised 2nd Edition

By: EDMUNDS , F H , MA , OAKLEY , K P , BSc PhD

Price: £4.00

Publisher: LONDON, H.M.S.O.: 1964

Edition: Revised 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 9887


Paper Back , Good , Revised 2nd edition 1964 , Green printed card wraps,80pp. , printing of a work first published in 1936. All maps plates and plans as expected , by FH Edmunds MA and KP Oakley BSc Phd . (Book- no inscsp/annotaion , clean throughout , slim spine dulled , light edgwear colour fade with base loss of 5x15mm+ 30mm seperation from book lower crease View more info

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SUSSEX ARCHAEOLOGICAL COLLECTIONS RELATING TO THE HISTORY AND ANTIQUITIES OF THE COUNTIES OF EAST AND WEST SUSSEX , VOLUME 138 , 2000

By: HAMILTON , Sue , BA PhD , Editor

Price: £7.95

Publisher: LEWES, The Sussex Archaeological Society: 2000

Edition: 1st Edition Thus

Seller ID: 120148


Laminated P/b. FINE.Vol 138.2000.Figs, plans & b/w plates. Includes Microfiche.Contains numerous articles on antiquities of Sussex including:-Important discoveries made during road construction Rustington bypas / medieval saltern mound Bramber / Rock shelter stratigraphy / The Broyle enclosure / Plus 7 short articles ; - Why did Horsefield leave Lewes? / a neolithic polished axe / St cutman's book ? etc. [ book no inscsp.as new] Please see our images of the actual book ... View more info

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PREHISTORIC FLINT MINES , SHIRE ARCHAEOLOGY Series No 67

By: HOLGATE , Robin , Dr. Lecturer & Excavater

Price: £5.00

Publisher: RISBOROUGH, SHIRE PUBLICATIONS: 1991

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 118132


1st ed. FINE P/b, 56pp.book as new. Lecturer & Excavater , author Dr R Holgate Lecturer & Excavater etc [ Mining Industry /mining archaeology] Further reading, Sites to Visit, Museums.- Neolithic period. No inscsp. PLS See our image View more info

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EARLY PENNINE SETTLEMENT a Field Study

By: KING , ALAN , Geology Degree

Price: £4.95

Publisher: Clapham, DALESMAN PUBLISHING Co Ltd: 1970

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 11724


A Dalesman Paperback.96pp.History & pre-history -archeaology arts crafts.the natives daily struggle for survival written for teacher/sudent & all interested by A King[ Degree in Geology etc] b/w illustrations to almost every page[geography enviroment, man's arrival ... clearance of forests, Bronze-age metal workers, Celtic & Romans field evidence etc... book- No inscsp. interior Fine] exterior light edgewear colour rub/fade, small thumb turning crease lower front, not c... View more info

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GEOLOGY OF YORKSHIRE AN ILLUSTRATION OF THE EVOLUTION OF NORTHERN ENGLAND

By: PERCY FRY KENDALL & HERBERT E.WROOT

Price: £45.00

Publisher: YORKSHIRE, Privately Published: 1924

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 121455


Green cloth boards with gilt titles to spine. 235 x 155 mm approx. xxii + 996pp. Frontis + 184 illustrations being line drawings, maps and photos of which approx 70 of the later on full page plates. Written by the then Emeritas professor of Geology in the University of Leeds and the Hon. Sec, Yorkshire Geological Society the books aim is to provide a readable account of the Geology of the North of England, particularly Yorkshire with its diverse geology of rocks and phe... View more info

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THE BUILDINGS OF ENGLAND BUCKINGHAMSHIRE Nos 19

By: PEVSNER , NIKOLAUS

Price: £18.00

Publisher: HARMONSWORTH ,, PENGUIN BOOKS: 1960

Edition: 1st Editon UK

Seller ID: 8980


H/b , Dust jacket , VG+/VG+ , First edition 1st impression ( title not listed on front flap of d/j. A collector's copy..340 pp, + Addenda March 1960. light brown boards , gilt title and gilt penguin to spine plus green title block , No BE19 in the Penguin Pevsner Architectural Guide book series , (book- no previous owner name or inscription. dust jacket- non price clipped. Minor rubbing/ colour loss to extremities No notable defects to book or D/j , now in claer protect... View more info

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THE BUILDINGS OF ENGLAND HEREFORDSHIRE BE 25

By: PEVSNER , NIKOLAUS

Price: £25.00

Publisher: HARMONSWORTH ,, PENGUIN BOOKS: 1963

Edition: 1st Editon

Seller ID: 8984


H/b & D/j VG+/VG+.1st ed. 1st impression ( title not listed on front flap of d/j. A collector's copy..364 pp, light brown boards , gilt title and gilt penguin to spine plus green title block , No BE25 in the Penguin Pevsner Architectural Guide book series with publisher's book mark recording the reaching of the half way point in the publication of the series, (book- no previous owner name or inscription. dust jacket- non price clipped.Cover 21/- Minor rubbing/ colour los... View more info

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THE BUILDINGS OF ENGLAND NORTH LANCASHIRE 2 the Rural North BE 37

By: PEVSNER , NIKOLAUS

Price: £18.00

Publisher: HARMONSWORTH, PENGUIN BOOKS: 1969

Edition: 1st Editon

Seller ID: 9202


H/b & D/J VG+/VG.1st ed. 1st impression ( title not listed on front flap of d/j ] A Collector's copy , 306 pps, + blank pages for notes , black/silver boards with Gilt penguin to front.number BE 37 in the Penguin Pevsner Architectural Guide book series , [ book- no previous owner name or inscription.] [ colour photo illus D/j- non price clipped.Cover 30/- Minor rubbing/ colour loss to extremities , small loss to top spine corners o/w no notable defects to book or cov... View more info

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THE BUILDINGS OF ENGLAND WARWICKSHIRE No 31

By: PEVSNER , NIKOLAUS , WEDGWOOD , ALEXANDRA

Price: £20.00

Publisher: HARMONSWORTH , FIRST EDITION THUS, PENGUIN BOOKS: 1966

Edition: 1st Editon

Seller ID: 8936


H/b , Dust Jacket , Fine/Fine , First edition 1st impression ( title not listed on rear panel of dust jacket) A collector's copy in near mint condition.529 pages plus one page Addendum , light brown boards , gilt title and gilt penguin to spine plus green title block , no inscsp , illustrated 64 mono plates and line drawings , price to front panel, 30/- , brown dust jacket with black spine now in clear proprietery protective cover , No BE31 in the Penguin Pevsner Archi... View more info

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THE HEIMAEY ERUPTION IN WORDS AND PICTURES

By: PORLEIFUR EINARSSON (TRANSLATOR ALAN BOUCHER)

Price: £12.00

Publisher: REYKJAVIK, HEIMSKRINGLA: 1974

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 122887


Pale Blue Boards with gilt titles, 170 x 180 mm approx. (landscape format). 56pp, VI Maps and 32 photographs of which 16 in colour. The book traces the volcanic eruption on Heimaey from its beginning on 23rd Jan to its conclusion on 28th June 1973.Initial chapters on volcanic activity in Iceland and the geology and history of the Vestmann Islands of which Heimaey is part. Text also covers the effects and civil defence measures taken. Near Fine/Near Fine (Book- no previou... View more info

Image for Lead Mining in the Mid-Pennines, The Mines of Nidderdale, Wharfedale, Airedale, Ribblesdale and Bowland

Lead Mining in the Mid-Pennines, The Mines of Nidderdale, Wharfedale, Airedale, Ribblesdale and Bowland

By: Raistrick, Arthur

Price: £22.50

Publisher: Truro, D Bradford Barton: 1973

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 118603


Green paper boards with gilt titles to spine, 220x140mm approx. 172pp, 16 b/w plates + 13 diags in text as called for. Detailed description of the actual mines featured together with a summary of their history and workings. Published in the Monographs of Mining History Series. VG/VG (Book- Light shelf wear to bottom edge of boards, previous owner name in ink to front paste down. Dust Jacket- a little light rubbing- colour loss only to extremities with negligable shelf so... View more info

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BRITISH REGIONAL GEOLOGY SCOTLAND THE TERTIARY VOLCANIC DISTRICTS

By: RICHEY, J.E.

Price: £3.50

Publisher: EDINBURGH, H.M.S.O.: 1951

Edition: Second Edition Revised

Seller ID: 4702


Buff paper wraps. 1951 Reprint - First Published in 1948. 105pp incl. bibliography. 57 line illust. and 9 plts as expected. Published by HMSO for the Dept. of Scientific and Industrial Research Geological Survey and Museum. VG no previous owner name or annotations to text. Minor rubbing to extremities. Spine and binding sound. View more info

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PROCEEDINGS UNIVERSITY BRISTOL SPELAEOLOGICAL SOCIETY , VOL12 , NO 1 , JUBILEE CONTRIBUTION , History of the U.B.S.S.

By: SHAW , T R , C Eng MI MechE MI MarE MRINA

Price: £8.00

Publisher: BRISTOL, The Spelaeological Society Bristol University: 1969

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 7731


A SIGNED COPY by Trevor Shaw, Stapled paperback leaflett, 9 - 30 , First page shows the headed title by TR Shaw , C Eng MI Meche MI MarE MRINA , - above which is shown Proc.Univ.Brist.Soc , 1969, 12 [1] , 9-30 and Jubille Contribution U.of B.S.Soc., , illustrated 7 mono plates , 3 Figures , notes , refs , key , appendix - National Grid refs of Mendip Sites mentioned - a/z list order of 20 sites from Aveline's Hole - to Tyning's Farm Swallet , 26pp View more info