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Image for Changements Globaux en Afrique Durant le Quaternaire - Passe, Present, Futur. Inqua - Asequa Symposium International (Dakar 1986),

Changements Globaux en Afrique Durant le Quaternaire - Passe, Present, Futur. Inqua - Asequa Symposium International (Dakar 1986),

By: N/A

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Paris, Editions De l'Orstrom: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007814


Volume des resumees (Volume of Abstracts). Thick quarto, pp xii, 515, (10), paperback, slightly worn. With the scarce geographic and subject indices loosely inserted. (With some articles in English, but mainly a French text). Very heavy - extra shipping may be required. View more info

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Report on a Land Capability Survey of Part of Strath-Kildonan, Scotland

By: N/A

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Boreham Wood, Hunting Technical Services: 1967

Seller ID: 008622


Quarto, pp viii, 159, several folding charts, nthree large folding maps in rear pocket, paperback, ringbound. A very detailed report. [Extra postage may be necessary.] View more info

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Aspects of Tethyan Biogeography

By: Adams, C.G. & Ager, D.V. (eds)

Price: £3.00

Publisher: London, The Systematics Association: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007396


Illustrated with a few maps and charts, small 8vo, pp 336, fore-edge slightly rough, paperback, covers very slightly worn and marked. View more info

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Aspects of Tethyan Biogeography

By: Adams, C.G. & Ager, D.V. (eds)

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London, The Systematics Association: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 010555


Illustrated with a few maps and charts, small 8vo, pp 336, paperback, an exceptionally clean and bright copy. View more info

Image for The Coast of South Devon and Dorset Between Branscombe and Burton Bradstock (Geologist's Association Guide 23)

The Coast of South Devon and Dorset Between Branscombe and Burton Bradstock (Geologist's Association Guide 23)

By: Ager, Derek V. & Smith, William E.

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Colchester, Benham & Company Ltd: 1965

Seller ID: 008373


Six line drawings, small slim 8vo, pp 21, slightly worn internally, paperback, covers a bit marked but sound. Postage will be much reduced. View more info

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The Structure of Western Europe

By: Anderson, J.g.c.

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Oxford, Pergamon Press: 1978

Seller ID: 001233


Illustrated, large 8vo, pp xii, 250, laminated wrappers, the slightest of wear, lower corner slightly bumped, otherwise a good copy. ( Summarises, after a brief account of the stratigraphy in each case, the structure of the main tectonic units of Western Europe, the units being defined within the framework of Precambrian, Caledonian, Hercynian and Alpine structures. View more info

Image for Heyday of the Gymnosperms - systematics and biodiversity of the Late triassic Molteno fructifications

Heyday of the Gymnosperms - systematics and biodiversity of the Late triassic Molteno fructifications

By: Anderson, John M. & Anderson, Heidi M.

Price: £60.00

Publisher: Pretoria, National Botanic Institute: 2003

Seller ID: 008574


Well illustrated, very large tall quarto, pp viii, 398, pictorial laminated boards. A tiny mark to the bottom edge and to the front endpaper, otherwise virtually as new. SCARCE. A heavy book - extra postage will be needed. [This book is based on extensive fieldwork and collections in the Karoo Basin of South Africa and provides the most comprehensive insight so far into extinct seed plants from the Mesozoic of the southern hemisphere. Large numbers of specimens have b... View more info

Catalogue of the Fossil Plants of the Glossopteris Flora in the Department of Geology, British Museum, (Natural History), Being a Monograph of the Permo-Carboniferous Flora of India and the Southern Hemisphere

By: Arber, E.A. Newell.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, 1905

Seller ID: 002887


8 lithograph plates, a few line drawings in the text, 8vo, pp lxxiv, (2), 253, cloth slightly wrinkled and faded, spine head frayed, an ex-library copy with label on front endpaper, tiny number at foot of preface page, pocket on rear endpaper, shelfnumber on spine but no other internal markings. View more info

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Transactions of the Symposium on Photo Interpretation, Delft, 1962

By: Archives Internationales de Photogrammetrie

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Delft, Uitgeverij Waltman: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007833


Illustrated, large quarto, pp 532 (+ adverts), fore-edge quite foxed but otherwise clean internally, cloth slightly marked and worn, in a rubbed and frayed dustwrapper. [Very heavy - extra postage may be needed.] View more info

Image for Identification of Modern and Tertiary Woods

Identification of Modern and Tertiary Woods

By: Barefoot, A.C. & Hankins, Frank W.

Price: £65.00

Publisher: Oxford, Clarendon Press: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 010833


Illustrated, tall quarto, pp x, 189, slight age-toning of the margins, otherwise very clean and sound internally, cloth very slightly worn, corners slightly bumped. [Professor Peter Moore's copy, with his tiny ownership stamp on the front endpaper.] View more info

Image for Vegetation and the Terrestrial Carbon Cycle - modelling the first 400 million years

Vegetation and the Terrestrial Carbon Cycle - modelling the first 400 million years

By: Beerling, D.J. & Woodward, F.I.

Price: £65.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 010643


Illustrated with charts and plans, large 8vo, pp x, 405, extremely clean internally, boards showing very slight signs of use. [Plants have colonised and modified the World's surface for the last 400 million years. In this book the authors demonstrate that an understanding of the role of vegetation in the terrestrial carbon cycle during this time can be gained by linking the key mechanistic elements of present day vegetation processes to models of the global climate durin... View more info

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The Origin and History of the British Fauna

By: Beirne, Bryan P.

Price: £3.00

Publisher: London, Methuen & Co Ltd: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006390


Maps, pp xii, 164, cloth slightly worn, spine dull and faded. View more info

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The Origin and History of the British Fauna (Richard Fitter's copy))

By: Beirne, Bryan P.

Price: £4.00

Publisher: London, Methuen & Co Ltd: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009173


Maps, pp xii, 164, very clean internally, cloth in very good condition, in a slightly worn and chipped dustwrapper. [From the library of the naturalist and conservationist Richard Fitter, with his stamp on the front endpaper.] View more info

The Evolution of Western Eurasian Neogene Mammal Faunas

By: Bernor, Raymond L., Fahlbusch, Volker, & Mittmann, Hans-Walter

Price: £18.50

Publisher: New York, Columbia University Press: 1996

Seller ID: 002377


Illustrated, small quarto, pp 487, a good copy in dustwrapper. NEW. [This is the first work to present findings on factors in the turnover or transformation of faunas and floras in various regions throughout the neogene period.] View more info

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Records of the Rocks, or the Young Geologist

By: Billington, H. Carlyle

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Exeter, A. Wheaton & Co Ltd: 1925

Seller ID: 006408


Illustrated, folding chart, double page colour map frontispiece, small 8vo, pp 175, attractive pictorial cloth, slightly worn, spine slightly wrinkled. View more info

Image for The London Region (North of the Thames). (Geologists' Association Guide Number 30A)

The London Region (North of the Thames). (Geologists' Association Guide Number 30A)

By: Blezard, R.G.; Bromley, R.G.; Hancock, J.M.; Hester, S.W.; Hey, R.W. & Kirkaldy, J.F.

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Colchester, 1967

Seller ID: 006115


Revised edition. Small slim 8vo, pp 34, paperback, covers slightly worn, a stain on the upper cover goes through the first ten pages. View more info

Quaternary Paleoclimatology : Methods of Paleoclimatic Reconstruction

By: Bradley, Raymond S.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Boston & London, Allen & Unwin: 1985

Seller ID: 005521


Text illustrations, large 8vo, pp xviii, 472, paperback, the very slightest of markings to the lower cover, but a good sound copy. View more info

Benjamin Silliman - a Life in the Young Republic

By: Brown, Chandos Michael

Price: £7.50

Publisher: New Jersey, Princeton University Press: 1989

Seller ID: 003043


Illustrated with a few black-and-white photos, 8vo, pp xvi, 377, navy cloth with gilt titles on spine, fine copy in similar dustwrapper. View more info

Geology of the Indian Sub-continent

By: Calder, James & Herbert, J.D.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: New Delhi, Cosmo: 1981

Seller ID: 000583


(Observations on mineralogy, gypsum, mines and mountain formations). Originally published in 1822. 8vo, pp vi, 218, very slightly worn, in slightly used dustwrapper. View more info

Image for Conservation and Caribbean Regional Progress  [Richard Fitter's copy]

Conservation and Caribbean Regional Progress [Richard Fitter's copy]

By: Carlozzi, Carl A. & Alice A.

Price: £4.00

Publisher: St Thomas, The Antioch Press: 1968

Seller ID: 013055


Octavo, pp x, 151, a very good copy in a very slightly worn dustwrapper. [From the library of the naturalist and conservationist Richard Fitter, with his stamp on the front endpaper.] View more info