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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

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

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

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

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

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

The Dorset Coast A Geological Guide

By: Davies, G M

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Black: 1956

Seller ID: 5796

Condition: Very Good


2nd edition, with 14 photographs and 44 drawings. 128pp, black cloth covered boards. Previous owner's name on flyleaf, otherwise internally very clean. For geologists, geographers and fossil collectors. View more info

Problemes De Geographie Humaine

By: Demangeon, Albert

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Armand Colin: 1947

Seller ID: 5514

Condition: Very Good


3rd edition. Text in French. Large softback. 405pp and contents, softback cover with wear to spine. Frontispiece portrait and life of the author. Maps and illustrations. Previous owner's bookplate on inner cover, otherwise internally clean. General and French regional human geography. View more info

Geomorphological Processes

By: Derbyshire, E and Gregory, K J and Hails, J R

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Dawson Westview Press: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16794

ISBN: 0712909230

Condition: Very Good


A heavy book of 312pp, the page edges browning a little with age, illustrated card covers. B + w illustrations. Previous owner's name to flyleaf, otherwise a very clean, tight copy. Part of the Studies in Physical Geography series. View more info

British Regional Geology Northern England

By: Eastwood, T

Price: £5.00

Publisher: HMSO: 1953

Seller ID: 8331

Condition: Fine


3rd edition. 72pp, green soft covers. B + w illustrations. A clean copy. The geology of Durham, Northumberland, Cumberland etc. View more info

British Regional Geology The Pennines and Adjacent Areas

By: Edwards, W and Trotter, F M

Price: £5.00

Publisher: HMSO: 1954

Seller ID: 8332

Condition: Fine


3rd edition. 84pp, green soft covers. B + w illustrations, including fold-out. A clean copy. The geology of the Pennine region. View more info

Humid Tropical Geomorphology A Study of the Geomorphological Processes and Landforms in Warm Humid Climates

By: Faniran, A and Jeje, L K

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Longman: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16796

ISBN: 0582643511

Condition: Very Good


414pp. Illustrated softback covers with a light crease to one corner. B + w illustrations. A clean, tight copy. A comprehensive account of the geomorphology of the warm humid tropics, climate and vegetation, deep chemical weathering, removal processes and deposition, with a section on the characteristics of landforms in the tropics, and the importance of these forms and processes for land use. Written for undergraduates. View more info