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Annotated Bibliography of Quaternary Shorelines 1945 - 1964

By: Richards, Horace G and Fairbridge, Rhodes W

Price: £36.00

Publisher: Academy of Natural Sciences Philadelphia: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16791

Condition: Very Good


280pp, dark green cloth covered boards with a light bump to one corner. Previous owner's small name stamp to flyleaf, otherwise internally very clean. Prepared for the VII International Congress of International Association for Quaternary Research meeting in 1965. Special publication 6 of the Academy of Natural Sciences, Philadelphia View more info

Resources of the Canadian Shield

By: Robinson, J Lewis

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Methuen: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5382

Condition: Fine


Tall softback. 136pp, b + w illustrations. Very clean. Covers mining, forestry, agriculture, water etc. View more info

River Plains and Sea Coasts

By: Russell, Richard J

Price: £16.50

Publisher: University of California Press: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16907

Condition: Very Good


173pp, complete dustjacket, a little worn to the edges. B + w illustrations. Internally clean. The author recounts his investigations in alluvial morphology, stream patterns, coastal morphology and tropical island problems. View more info

Incised Channels Morphology Dynamics and Control

By: Schumm, S A and Harvey, M D and Watson, C C

Price: £48.50

Publisher: Water Resources Publications: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16800

Condition: Very Good


200pp, illustrated card covers. B + w illustrations. Internally very clean. The basis of this monograph was a report on the geomorphic characteristics of three channelized streams in northern Mississippi, to determine whether their future behaviour could be predicted. View more info

River Morphology

By: Schumm, Stanley A (ed)

Price: £32.50

Publisher: Dowden Hutchinson and Ross: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16904

ISBN: 0879330015

Condition: Very Good


A large, heavy book of 429pp. Dustjacket with wear to the edges. B + w illustrations. Previous owner's name to the flyleaf, otherwise internally clean. 19 classic papers - from J D Dana in 1850 to contributions by modern experts on the morphology and behaviour of rivers, from both a geologic and engineering perspective. View more info

Soil Mechanics and Engineering

By: Scott, Ronald F Amd Schoustra, Jack J

Price: £6.50

Publisher: McGraw Hill: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16913

Condition: Good


314pp, dustjacket with closed tears to the edges. B + w illustrations. A couple of lines with highlighting on two pages, a closed tear to the edge of one page, otherwise internally clean. The theory and practical applications of soil mechanics, for civil engineers, architects etc. View more info

Geology For Everyman

By: Seward, Sir Albert

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Cambridge: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5184

Condition: Very Good


Published posthumously. 312pp, dustjacket torn but largely complete. B + w illustrations. Preface by Sir Henry Lyons. Previous owner's bookplate on inner board, otherwise internally clean. An introduction to the geology of the UK for amateurs and field-walkers. View more info

The Life Of Henry Drummond

By: Smith, George Adam

Price: £9.50

Publisher: Hodder: 1899

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3695

Condition: Very Good


506pp, red cloth covered boards, faded to spine. Frontispiece portrait. Previous owner's name on flyleaf, a couple of spots of foxing on flyleaf, otherwise internally very clean. A biography of the geologist and traveller, who wrote The Ascent of Man.. View more info

Rocks and Relief

By: Sparks, B W

Price: £8.50

Publisher: Longman: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16882

ISBN: 0528481406

Condition: Fine


A heavy book of 404pp. Complete illustrated dustjacket. B + w illustrations. A clean copy. The effects of rock properties on relief, the effects of different classes of rocks on relief and the effects of the differences in deposition on the regional relief of Britain. View more info

The Earth Beneath Us

By: Swinnerton, H H

Price: £1.75

Publisher: Penguin: 1958

Seller ID: 5601

Condition: Very Good


1st softback edition. 304pp, b + w photographs. Previous owner's name on flyleaf, crease to one corner, a couple of small spots of ink to foredge, otherwise clean. The origin, age and formation of the earth and the start of life upon it. A Pelican book. View more info

The Earth Beneath Us

By: Swinnerton, H H

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Muller: 1955

Seller ID: 8309

Condition: Very Good


2nd impression. 320pp, dustjacket with wear to edges. B + w illustrations. A few light spots of foxing to foredge, otherwise a clean copy. How the Earth was made and its animals evolved View more info

Environmental Magnetism

By: Thompson, Roy and Oldfield, Frank

Price: £24.50

Publisher: Allen & Unwin: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16946

ISBN: 0045380031

Condition: Very Good


227pp, illustrated laminated hard covers, a very little faded to the spine. B + w illustrations. Internally very clean. The broad range of magnetic measurements in the study of environmental systems - the scope of the methodology, techniques and significance for environmental and earth sciences. View more info

Introduction to Theoretical Geomorphology

By: Thorn, Colin E

Price: £28.50

Publisher: Unwin Hyman: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16927

ISBN: 0045511187

Condition: Fine


247pp, blue soft covers. B + w illustrations. A very clean, tight copy. Comes with a compliments card with a note signed by the author. A concise introduction to the theoretical basis of modern geomorphology. View more info

Space and Time in Geomorphology

By: Thorn, Colin E (ed)

Price: £17.50

Publisher: George Allen & Unwin: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16869

ISBN: 0045510563

Condition: Very Good


3794p, laminated hard covers, a little sun faded to the spine and top edge. B + w illustrations. Internally very clean. 15 essays by different experts on geomorphology. Part of the Binghampton Symposia in Geomorphology International Series View more info

Regional Geomorphology of the United States

By: Thornbury, William D

Price: £22.50

Publisher: John Wiley: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 16895

Condition: Fine


A large, heavy book of 609pp. Complete dustjacket, a little faded to the spine and rubbed to the edges. B + w illustrations. Previous owner's small name stamp to the corner of the flyleaf, otherwise internally very clean. The regional variations in landscape in the USA in terms of geographic variations of factors such as rock types, geologic structure and geomorphic history. View more info

Le Modele Des Regions Seches Fascicule I Le Milieu Morphoclimatique Les Mecanismes Morphgenetiques Des Regions Seches

By: Tricart, J and Cailleux, A

Price: £28.50

Publisher: Centre De Documentation Universitaire: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16957

Condition: Very Good


Volume one of two. 129pp, the page edges browning with age, buff soft covers. B + w illustrations. A couple of lines, crosses etc to the margins, otherwise internally clean. Text in French, comes with 5 pages of hand written notes in English. View more info

Le Modele Des Regions Seches Fascicule II Les Formes De Relief Characteristiques Des Regions Seches, Suivances et Paleoformes

By: Tricart, J and Cailleux, A

Price: £28.50

Publisher: Centre De Documentation Universitaire: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16958

Condition: Very Good


Volume two of two. 179pp, the page edges browning with age, buff soft covers. B + w illustrations. Some underlining and a couple of marginal notes, otherwise internally clean. Text in French. Index to both fascicules. View more info

The Scenery Of England And Wales

By: Trueman, A E

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Gollancz: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5616

Condition: Very Good


351pp, blue cloth covered boards, with a little fading to the spine. 112 b + w drawings, plans and sections. Previous owner's bookplate on inner board and name on flyleaf, otherwise internally clean. How the scenery of England and Wales came into being, from a geological standpoint. View more info

Treatise on Sedimentation Volume One

By: Twenhofel, William H

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Dover: 1961

Seller ID: 16877

Condition: Very Good


Second edition, completely revised. 460pp, illustrated softback covers. B + w illustrations. Previous owner's academic name stamp to the flyleaf, otherwise internally clean and tight. The first volume of two. View more info

Treatise on Sedimentation Volume Two

By: Twenhofel, William H

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Dover: 1961

Seller ID: 16878

Condition: Very Good


Second edition, completely revised. Illustrated softback covers, faded to the spine. B + w illustrations. Previous owner's academic name stamp to the flyleaf, otherwise internally clean and tight. The second volume of two. View more info