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Diagenesis of Sandstones

By: Ali, Syed A and Friedman, Gerald M (eds)

Price: £8.00

Publisher: AAPG: 1977

Seller ID: 5066

ISBN: 0891815414

Condition: Very Good


239pp,softback covers, b + w illustrations. A clean, Near FIne copy. Selected papers reprinted from AAPG Bulletin. Cementing materials in Sandstones, pore-space reduction in sandstones, porosity of quartzose sandstone, lower cretaceous sandstone reservoirs, Israel etc. View more info

Coastal Deserts Their Natural and Human Environments

By: Amiran, David H K and Wilson, Andrew W (eds)

Price: £12.50

Publisher: University of Arizona Press: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16959

ISBN: 0816503125

Condition: Fine


A large, heavy book of 207pp with orange cloth covered boards with red title. Maps and b + w illustrations. A very clean copy. Essays by various experts on the the desert areas of the world, Chile, Australia, Sahara, Israel, Namib etc, the causes of aridity and dry climate, controls, and the implications for humans. View more info

Glacial Systems An Approach to Glaciers and Their Environments

By: Andrews, J T

Price: £8.50

Publisher: Duxbury Press: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16865

ISBN: 0878120715

Condition: Very Good


191pp, illustrated soft covers. B + w illustrations. Internally clean. Glaciers, their environments, and the essential role they play in the physical world. View more info

Geographical Companion to the Bible

By: Baly, Denis

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Lutterworth Press: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 7527

Condition: Very Good


196pp, brown cloth covered boards. B + w photographs and colour and b + w maps. Previous owner's name on flyleaf, otherwise internally clean. The geography of Palestine, and how this has affected the events of the Bible, with and index of places and biblical references. View more info

Peak District National Park Guide No. 3

By: Bestall, J M and Pigott C D et al

Price: £5.00

Publisher: HMSO: 1971

Seller ID: 5586

ISBN: 117004979

Condition: Fine


2nd edition, reissued for the Countryside Commission. 82pp, b + w photographs, endpaper map. A history of the Peak District and its geology, industries and places of interest. View more info

Environmental Geology

By: Betz, Frederick Jr (ed)

Price: £18.50

Publisher: Dowden Hutchinson & Ross: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16950

ISBN: 0470071702

Condition: Very Good


391pp, blue cloth covered boards with gilt title, a little rubbed to the corners. B + w illustrations. Internally very clean. 30 readings on the broad range of environmental geology, with editorial comments and lists of supplemental readings. View more info

The Cycle of Erosion in Different Climates

By: Birot, Pierre

Price: £5.50

Publisher: Batsford: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16867

Condition: Good


Translated by C. Ian Jackson and Keith M Clayton. 144p, Complete dustjacket with a little wear to the corners. B + w illustrations. Previous owner's small name stamp to the flyleaf, extensive pencil marginal notes, some of them uncomplimentary, by a fellow expert on morphology, otherwise clean. View more info

Land Degradation and Society

By: Blaikie, Piers and Brookfield, Harold et al

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Methuen: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16871

ISBN: 0416401503

Condition: Fine


296p, illustrated soft covers. B + w illustrations. A clean copy. Using the approach of regional political ecology to find solutions to the problems of why land management so often fails to prevent soil erosion, and who these problems affect most. View more info

Rocks and Minerals

By: Bottley, E P

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Octopus: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 8299

ISBN: 0706400356

Condition: Fine


95pp. Priceclipped dustjacket is otherwise complete. Internally very clean. Colour and b + w illustrations. The location, history and structure of the rocks and minerals on earth. View more info

Engineering Geology of Southern Africa The First 2000 Million Years of Geological Time

By: Brink, A B A

Price: £16.50

Publisher: Building Publications Pretoria: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16890

ISBN: 0908423055

Condition: Very Good


A heavy book of 319pp. Illustrated softback covers with a light crease to one corner. Colour frontispiece and b + w illustrations. A very clean, tight copy. Separate map in a pocket at the back. A clear guide to the land forms of southern Africa. View more info

Science For All

By: Brown, Robert

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Cassell, Petter & Galpin:

Seller ID: 8319

Condition: Very Good


A heavy book. Brown cloth boards with black decoration and gilt title, clean and VG. Coloured lithographic frontispiece and many engraved illustrations. Circa 1900 - includes an early article on Prof. Bell's telephone and the 'talking phonograph' has just been invented. View more info

Hillslope Form and Process

By: Carson, M A and Kirkby, M J

Price: £14.50

Publisher: Cambridge: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16881

ISBN: 052108234X

Condition: Good


A heavy book of 475pp. Complete illustrated dustjacket, a little rubbed to the edges. B + w illustrations. Pencil underlining to a few pages, otherwise internally clean. Only by making a synthesis of quantitative process studies and relating them to the development of slope forms can the shape of the landscape be understood and the separate effects of lithology and climate assessed. View more info

The Lakeland Landscape

By: Clark, Geoffrey and Thompson, W Harding

Price: £3.50

Publisher: A & C Black: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6847

Condition: Very Good


136pp, green cloth covered boards, a little faded and rubbed to the spine. 16 b + w photographs. Endpaper map and fold-out maps. Lacks the colour landscape map. Previous owner has written the date 1942 on the flyleaf, a few light spots of foxing to foredge, otherwise clean. Journeys through the landscape and geology of Cumbria and its people. View more info

Geology and Society

By: Coates, Donald R

Price: £22.50

Publisher: Chapman and Hall Dowden & Culver: 1985

Seller ID: 16908

ISBN: 0412251604

Condition: Very Good


A large heavy book of 406pp. Illustrated laminated boards, a little faded to the spine. B + w illustrations. A clean copy. How man's activities cause significant change to the surface of the earth. View more info

Environmental Geomorphology

By: Coates, Donald R (ed)

Price: £8.50

Publisher: State University of New York: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16926

Condition: Good


262pp, illustrated soft covers a little faded to the spine. B + w illustrations. Previous owner's name to flyleaf, a couple of pages beginning to detach from the binding, otherwise clean. - a good 'working copy' . Contents include Watershed Planning, Regional and Local Studies, Societal and Educational Perspectives - a proceedings volume of the First Annual Geomorphology Symposia Series held at Binghampton, New York in 1970. View more info

The Earth In The Making

By: Coulthard, E M

Price: £6.00

Publisher: University of London: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5487

Condition: Very Good


256pp, red cloth covered boards, a little rubbed to edges. B + w maps and illustrations. Previous owner's name on inner board, otherwise internally clean. Human and climatic geography. View more info

Applied Geomorphology

By: Craig, Richard G and Craft, Jesse L

Price: £16.50

Publisher: George Allen and Unwin: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16889

ISBN: 0045510504

Condition: Fine


253pp, laminated hard covers, a little bumped to the top corners. B + w illustrations. A clean copy. How geomorphology can be applied to current problems facing the world, such as those facing settlements near oceans, recent glaciated regions, carbonate terrains etc. The Proceedings of the 11th Binghamton geomorphology symposium held at Kent State University Ohio in 1980. View more info

Landslides Causes Consequences and Environment

By: Crozier, Michael J

Price: £5.50

Publisher: Routledge: 1989

Seller ID: 16854

ISBN: 0415039673

Condition: Very Good


252pp, brown boards with a light mark to the front, gilt title. B + w illustrations. Internally very clean. Landslides, their causes such as water movement and climate and their consequences in landform evolution and human terms. View more info

Architecture of the Earth

By: Daly, Reginald Aldworth

Price: £7.50

Publisher: D Appleton-Century Company: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 8596

Condition: Very Good


211pp, blue cloth covered boards with one mark to edge. B + w photographs and illustrations. Erratum slip. Original owner's name on flyleaf, otherwise internally clean. View more info

An Introduction To Palaeontology

By: Davies, A Morley

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Murby: 1947

Seller ID: 1915

Condition: Very Good


Revised 2nd edition. 372 pp, blue cloth boards a little rubbd to edges. B + w drawings. Owner's names to flyleaf, otherwise internally clean. View more info