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History of Pike County Illinois; Together with sketches of its cities, villages, and townships, educational, religious, civil, military, and political history
1 History of Pike County Illinois; Together with sketches of its cities, villages, and townships, educational, religious, civil, military, and political history
Evansville, IN Unigraphics 1970 Reprint; Various Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
Reddish brown cover with gold print. Reprint of the original 1880 edition. Wonderful history of the early settlement, incidents of pioneer life, organic history, geology, zoology, botany, archaeology, township histories, black hawk war, many biographical sketches, and a history of Illinois and a digest of the state laws. Scarce even as reprint. ; p 
Price: 95.97 USD
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Life and Letters of Peter and Susan Lesley, Ames, Mary Leslely
2 Ames, Mary Leslely Life and Letters of Peter and Susan Lesley
New York And London G.P. Putnam's Sons 1909 First Edition; Various Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Blue grey covers with gilt print. Two volume set that is the Knickerbocker Press edition. Volume 2 has crack forming on exterior hinge but not severe. Vol 1 has 526 pages and 15 illustrations, Volume 2 has 562 pages with 15 illustrations and a full index for both volumes. Joseph Peter Lesley (17 September 1819 1 June 1903) was an American geologist. He spent three years assisting Henry D. Rogers in the first geological survey of Pennsylvania. He also graduated from Princeton Theological Seminary and was licensed to preach by the presbytery of Philadelphia. He made extensive and important researches in the coal, oil, and iron fields of the United States and Canada and became State geologist of Pennsylvania in 1874.His wife, Susan Inches Lesley (1823-1904), was the daughter of Judge Joseph Lyman, of Northampton, Massachusetts. She married Prof. Lesley in 1849, and devoted herself to the work of organized charities in Philadelphia." Wikipedia Scarce if not rare two volume set. ; Vol. 1 & 2; Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 79.97 USD
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Contributions to Virginia Geology, Bevan, Arthur (editor)
3 Bevan, Arthur (editor) Contributions to Virginia Geology
University, Va Virginia Geological Survey, University, Virginia, USA 1936 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
Original publications not a copy or reprint. Virginia Geological survey ... Bulletin 46 with extensive index. Contains thirteen papers by 13 geologist. These papers "make important contributions to an understanding of the geology and mineral resources of certain parts of Virginia." Fullly indexed.; Virginia Geological survey ... Bulletin 46; Illustrations; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; 211 pages 
Price: 27.97 USD
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4 Boyd, Charles Rufus Resources of South-West Virginia Showing the Mineral Deposits of Iron, Coal, Zinc, Copper and Lead. Also the Staples of the Various Counties, Methods of Transportation, Access, Etc ...
John Wiley & Sons 1881 Third Edition; First Impression Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
Original 1881 printing, not reprint, but a third edition. Front hinge cracking. Has steel engravings. Folded color map in front has some tears at folds and around edges, but complete. The map says special edition and is a Geological Cross section map.There are other black and white fold out maps and tables. An textensive examination of the natural resources and economic advantages of southwestern Virginia, covering the counties of Montgomery, Pulaski, Wythe, Smyth, Washington, Giles, Bland, Tazewell, Russell, Scott, Lee, Wise, Buchanon, Floyd, Carroll, and Grayson, plus the adjacent North Carolina counties of Ashe and Alleghany. There is a description of each county's natural and economic resources -- mineral deposits, agriculture, water power, livestock, transportation, timber, manufacturing, etc. The illustrations include Hale's Falls, Montgomery White Sulphur Springs, Wythe Mines, Arsenic Spring, Washington Springs, Falls of Mill Creek, Holston Springs, Towers at Russell's Fall, Beatrice Falls. Rare. ; Illustrations; 0.75 x 9.69 x 7.44 Inches; 378 pages 
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Colonial Churches in Virginia,, Brock, Henry Irving
5 Brock, Henry Irving Colonial Churches in Virginia,
Richmond, VA The Dale Press 1930 Limited Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket Signed by Author
This is the 1930 first edition that is #1249 of 1980 copies. Signed by author. Introduction by Hamilton James Eckenrode. Henry Irving Brock (1876-1961) was the son of Henry Clay Brock a professor at the Hampden-Sidney College (the College). Henry Irving Brock was a tutor at the College 1895-1896 and later an associate editior of the New York Times Saturday Magazine. Hamilton James Eckenrode (30 April 187927 September 1952), who wrote the Introduction to Colonial Churches in Virginia, historian and archivist, was born James H. Eckenrode and was the son of Hamilton John Eckenrode and Mary Elizabeth Myer Eckenrode, of Fredericksburg. He graduated from Fredericksburg College in 1898, and spent one year at the University of Virginia taking courses in chemistry, English literature, geology, and Greek before entering the Johns Hopkins University. There he received a doctorate in history in 1905 following publication the previous year of his dissertation, The Political History of Virginia during the Reconstruction. Scarce.; Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 96 pages 
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An address on the sphere,  Interest and importance of geology. Delivered December 8, 1849, in the hall of the House of Representatives,, Brumby, Richard Trapier
6 Brumby, Richard Trapier An address on the sphere, Interest and importance of geology. Delivered December 8, 1849, in the hall of the House of Representatives,
Printed by A.S. Johnston 1849 First Edition Paperback Good with no dust jacket 
Disbound inprint. No Covers. Slight foxing, see scan. Booklet or imprint now in archival sleeve to protect condition. Rare.; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; 37 pages; p 
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7 Campbell, J. L. Geology and Mineral Resources of the James River Valley Virginia, USA
G.P. Putman's Sons 1882 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
This is hardcover original first edition, not a repint. Brown cover with gold lettering. End paper and first few pages have damage, but does not affect text. Cover has spots and discoloration due to age. Folded maps in rear pocket appear to be photocopies. ; 12mo 7" - 7" tall 
Price: 69.97 USD
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Chemical character of surface waters of Virginia,, Collins, W. D
8 Collins, W. D Chemical character of surface waters of Virginia,
Richmond, VA Commonwealth of Virginia 1932 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
Tan cover with black print. A Bulletin (#3) regarding the surface waters of Virginia. One of many different reports on the Role of Ground Water in the National Water situation during the 1930's. ; Bulletin #3 ; Illustrations; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; pages 
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Springs of Virginia, Bulletin No. 1, A report on the discharge, temperature, and chemical character of Springs in the Southern part of the Great Valley, Collins, W. D.
9 Collins, W. D. Springs of Virginia, Bulletin No. 1, A report on the discharge, temperature, and chemical character of Springs in the Southern part of the Great Valley
Richmond, VA Commonwealth of Virginia 1930 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
Tan cover. See Scan. Rare copy of this bulletin along with map in pocket. ; Maps; 12mo 7" - 7" tall 
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10 Friedrich, Orval Dates Designated for Certain Evidences Presented in: The Great Ice Sheet & Early Vikings, Eary Vikings in a New World, Vikings Ho!, Vikings Far & Wide
Elma, Ia Author ca 1950 First Edition; Various Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
Very Rare booklet that has dates important to authors books. This book is protected by an archival quality sleeve to maintain present condition. Rare. Possibly no publication date in item.; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 8 pages 
Price: 19.97 USD
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Early Vikings in a New World, Friedrich, Orval
11 Friedrich, Orval Early Vikings in a New World
Elma, Ia O. Friedrich 1995 First Edition; Various Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
Grey/blue cover black print. Rare book on Vikings. Includes a copy of Dates Designated for Certain Evidences presented in this volume and the great Ice Sheet, Vikings Ho, and Vikings Far & Wide. Bonus!! This book is protected by an archival quality sleeve to maintain present condition. ; Photos & Maps 
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The great ice sheet & early Vikings in mid-America, Friedrich, Orval
12 Friedrich, Orval The great ice sheet & early Vikings in mid-America
Elma, Ia O.D.Friedrich 1993 First Edition; Various Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
Brown cover black print. Rare book on Vikings. Bibliography. Includes as a bonus: Dates Designated for certain evidences presented in this book and Early Vikings in an new World, Vikings Ho, and Vikings far and Wide. This book is protected by an archival quality sleeve to maintain present condition. ; Photos & Maps 
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Vikings far & wide, Friedrich, Orval
13 Friedrich, Orval Vikings far & wide
Elma, Ia Orval Friedrich 1997 First Edition; Various Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
Grey cover black print. Rare book on Vikings. Includes as a bonus: Dates designated for certain evidences presented in this book and The Great Ice Sheet & Early Vikings, Early Vikings in a new World, and Vikings Ho!. This book is protected by an archival quality sleeve to maintain present condition. ; Studies in geology and early peoples of North America; Photos & Maps 
Price: 21.97 USD
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Iron in Virginia, Gooch, Edwin Octavius
14 Gooch, Edwin Octavius Iron in Virginia
Charlottsville, Va Virginia Dept of Conservation and development 1954 First Edition; Various Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
Booklet, grey cover with black print. ; Virginia. Division of Geology. Mineral resources circular; Maps, Illustrations; 17 pages 
Price: 19.97 USD
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The Geology and Coal Resources of the Coal-bearing Portion of Tazewell County, Virginia, Harnsberger, Thomas Kennerly.
15 Harnsberger, Thomas Kennerly. The Geology and Coal Resources of the Coal-bearing Portion of Tazewell County, Virginia
Charlottesville, VA University of Virginia, 1919 First Edition; Various Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
Paperback, Bulletin No XIX. Photos and illustrations. Folded maps. Scarce if not rare.; 195 pages 
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16 Hermelin, Samuel Gustaf Benzelstierna Report about the mines in the United States of America, 1783
Philadelphia PA The John Morton Memorial Museum 1931 PhotoCopy; Photocopy Manila Folder or Binder Very Good with no dust jacket 
Photocopy of the 1931 reprint in binder. Translated from the Swedish with Introduction and notes by Amandus Johnson. There was a lot of interest by Swedish miners about the mines in America due to the emphasis on Iron as a replacement metal for copper. A scholarly work for the time. ; Photocopy Only; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 82 pages 
Price: 22.97 USD
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17 Lowber, James William MACROCOSMUS
Cincinnati, OH Cincinnati, OH Standard Publishing 1902 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Red cover with gold lettering. Minor rubs to cover. 
Price: 29.97 USD
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Annotated geological bibliography of Virginia, Roberts, Joseph K
18 Roberts, Joseph K Annotated geological bibliography of Virginia
Richmond, VA The Dietz Press 1942 First Edition Paperback Good with no dust jacket 
Paperback cover has chips around edges and shows sun fading, otherwise very good condition. Very clean contents. Over 2500 entries.; University of Virginia bibliographical series; 4 pages 
Price: 26.97 USD
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19 Stauffer, Clinton R. & George D. Hubbard & J.A. Bownocker Geology Of The Columbus Quadrangle
Columbus , OH Legislature Ohio 1911 First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Green cover with gold lettering. Has map in pocket inside back cover. Foldout plates. Extensive index. Rare. ; Photos, Plates and Maps; 133 pages 
Price: 65.97 USD
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Mineral Resources of Virginia, Watson, Thomas Leonard
20 Watson, Thomas Leonard Mineral Resources of Virginia
Lynchburg, VA J. P. Bell 1907 First Edition; Various Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
This is not a reprint but the original edition. Brown cover shows wear with rubs and tears at top of spine and at extremities. Hinges weak. Contents clean. Several fold out maps. Extensive illustrations and index. ; Photos, Maps, Illustrations 
Price: 59.97 USD
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