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MONT BLANC A TREATISE
Written by E. Viollet-Le-Duc; B. Bucknall.
Stock no. 1204139
Published by Sampson Low, Marston, Searle, & Rivington. 1st 1877. Good condition.

A Treatise on its Geodesical and Geological Constitution; its Transformations; and The Ancient and Recent State of its Glaciers. Blue cloth with gilt & black title and decoration. 112 woodcut illustrations. xvi plus 378 pages and 2 page book list to rear. Edges worn, corners bumped. 1" split to side of spine which is browned. Name in ink to verso of front endpaper. One section detached but present pages 65 to 80.

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BRITAIN'S STRUCTURE AND SCENERY (NN 4)
Written by L. Dudley Stamp.
Stock no. 1803111
Published by Collins. 1st 1946. Almost very good condition.

New Naturalist series. An admirable account showing how our landscape heaved, split, settled, and was pared down into the countless varieties of beauty packed within the tiny mileage which is Britain. 47 colour and 40 b/w photos with 74 maps and diagrams. 255 pages includes index. Covers unevenly faded. Foxing to endpapers and text block else contents clean.

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THE ILLUSTRATED ENCYCLOPEDIA OF THE MINERAL KINGDOM
Written by Alan Woolley.
Stock no. 1601289
Published by The Hamlyn Publishing Group. 1st 1978. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Hundreds of the most common and widely distributed minerals are described in detail. Large format. Brown boards, gilt title to spine. Illustrated endpapers, numerous explanatory line drawings and colour photographs throughout. 240 pages. ISBN: 0600362639. Corners rubbed, contents clean. Price-cut pictorial wrapper is a little edge creased.

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THE WHITE RIVER BADLANDS
Written by Cleophas C. O'Harra.
Stock no. 1601282
Published by South Dakota School Of Mines. 1976. Very good condition.

Light brown cardwraps. B/w illustrations. A revised reprint of South Dakota State School of Mines Bulletin No. 9, The Badland Formations of the Black Hills Region. Spine slightly faded. Contents clean and bright.

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DEVON AND CORNWALL A PRELIMINARY SURVEY
No author listed.
Stock no. 823814
Published by A. Wheaton & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1947. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Population, Geology, Climate, Fisheries, Agriculture and Industry. B/w photos. Colour maps. Wrapper slightly edge-chipped.

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FIGURES AND DESCRIPTIONS OF THE PALAEOZOIC FOSSILS OF CORNWALL, DEVON AND WEST SOMERSET
Written by John Phillips.
Stock no. 823434
Published by Longman, Brown, Green & Longmans. 1st 1841. Good condition.

Burgundy cloth, rebacked with matching cloth spine. Leather title label and gilt title to spine. xi + 231 pages. 60 b/w plates. Book: Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Relevant newspaper cutting pasted to front endpaper. Original covers marked. Rear cover dampstained. Inscription in ink to rear free endpaper which is also a damp-damaged. Remainder of contents very good.

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LIMESTONE ROADS
Written by P.A. Valton.
Stock no. 631494
Published by Chapman & Hall Ltd. 1947. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

2nd edition. B/w photos. The building of roads. Book: name in ink to front endpaper. Wrapper: Corners chipped.

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A PICTORIAL SURVEY OF ENGLAND & WALES SECTION III SOUTH-EAST ENGLAND
Written by E.F. Mills.
Stock no. 814086
Published by George Philip & Son Ltd.. 1955. Very good condition.

Large oblong format. Green card wraps. B/w photos.

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THE HISTORIC TAF VALLEYS VOLUME TWO
Written by John Perkins; Jack Evans; Mary E. Gillham.
Stock no. 813581
Published by Merthyr Tydfil and District Naturalists' Society. 1st 1982. Fine condition.

Illustrated glazed boards. Maps, b/w text illustrations and b/w photographs. Looking at the geology, social and natural history of the Taf Valleys within the Brecon Beacons National Park. ISBN: 0905928210. Book: Inscription in ink to front endpaper.

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THE WEALD
Written by J.F. Kirkaldy; et al.
Stock no. 629054
Published by The Geologists' association. 1976. Slightly better than very good condition.

Cream card wraps. 27 pages. The Geology of The Weald. 3rd edition, revised. Geology Association Guide No. 29.

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CONCERN FOR GEOGRAPHY
Written by W.G.V. Balchin.
Stock no. 811329
Published by University of Swansea. 1st 1981. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A selection of the work of Professor W.G.V. Balchin published on the occasion of his retirement. Edition limited to 500 copies. B/w photos. ISBN: 0950738409. Copy no. 485. Wrapper slightly browned with small closed edge-tear.

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THE HISTORY OF DEVONSHIRE SCENERY
Written by Arthur W. Clayden.
Stock no. 597932
Published by James G. Commin. 1st 1906. Very good condition.

An Essay in Geographical Evolution. Green cloth, gilt titles. B/w photos. Book: book plate to front pastedown. Endpapers very lightly browned.

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