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Kilauea The Newest Land on Earth
Christina Heliker
ISBN: 0930897463
Bishop Museum Press Honolulu 1990 2nd Printing
 Stiff Wrappers BW and Clr PltsPDSC|2017 Book Near Fine/No Jacket
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 004651  Bookseller: Dale's Books
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Gemstones in Australia
N & R Perry
ISBN: 0589500694
A. H. & A. W Reed Sydney 1979 1st Edition
 Hardcover BW Plts and mapsPDSC|2017 Book Near Fine/Near Fine
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 004670  Bookseller: Dale's Books
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All About Prospecting Panning, Detecting and Mining
H.K. Garland
ISBN: 0589503774
A. H. & A. W Reed Frenchs Forest 1982 Revised
 Stiff Wrappers  Book Near Fine/No Jacket
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 005741  Bookseller: Dale's Books
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Australian Rocks and Minerals
John Child
ISBN: 0701800232
Periwinkle Books Melbourne 1971 Reprint
 Stiff Wrappers Clr Plts. Owners stamp on FFEP, some wear of covers and tanning of pages o/w VG.PDSC|2017 Book Very Good/No Jacket
Price: 13.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 006651  Bookseller: Dale's Books
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Where to Find Australian Minerals
Douglas M Stone, Robert Butt
ISBN: 0701802537
Lansdowne Press Melbourne 1972 1st Edition
 Stiff Wrappers Clr Plts. Some wear of boards and pages o/w VG.PDSC|2017 Book Very Good/No Jacket
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 007124  Bookseller: Dale's Books
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Ruapehu Erupts
Karen Williams
ISBN: 1869620046
Random House Auckland 2003 Reprint
 Stiff Wrappers Clr PltsPDSC|2017 Book Near Fine/No Jacket
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 001009  Bookseller: Dale's Books
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The Principles of Petrology: An Introduction to the Science of Rocks
Tyrrell, G.W.
Methuen,  1967. Later Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good Condition/Poor. Later Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text contains marks and notes, in pencil. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Scattered foxing, but text mostly clean. Dust Jacket has large closed tears, moderate water damage and associated wear. Dust Jacket price-clipped. Previous owner's signature in ink. Edges foxed and browned. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Science & Technology; Geology; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 14900. Good Condition
Price: 34.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 14900  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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Minerals and The Microscope
Smith, H.G.
Murby,  1933. Revised Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Revised Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Scattered foxing, but text mostly clean. Previous owner's signature in ink. Edges foxed and browned. Covers are grubby in spots, but otherwise in sound condition. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Science & Technology; Geology; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 14902. Very Good Condition
Price: 34.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 14902  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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Handbook on Uranium Prospecting in South Australia
Various,
Dept. Mines South Australia,  1954. First Edition
 Softcover (Saddle-stitched) Softcover (Saddle-stitched). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Size: Small Octavo. Item Type: Ephemera. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Edges browned slightly. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Science & Technology; Geology; Australia; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 18076. Very Good Condition
Price: 34.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 18076  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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Copper its Ores, Mining and Extraction
Various,
Copper Development Assn.,  1952. Revised Edition
 Softcover (Saddle-stitched) Softcover (Saddle-stitched). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Revised Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Item Type: Ephemera. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Science & Technology; Geology; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 19618. Very Good Condition
Price: 27.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 19618  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
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Postojna Jama / Postojnska Caves
Dr France Habe, Prof. Simon Lenarcic (trans)
Postojnska Jama Postojnska 1989 4th Edition
 Stiff Wrappers Clr Plts. English Translation.  Book Near Fine/No Jacket
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 007496  Bookseller: Dale's Books
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Field Geology of New South Wales. 2000.
Branagan, David F.; Packham, Gordon H.
ISBN: 0731392221
New South Wales Department of Mineral Resources 2000. 3rd edition.  0 
  8vo. softcover. 418pp. maps. Very good. 
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 64022  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Time in Our Hands Semi-Precious Gemstones Keys to the Geological Past
Mary E. White
ISBN: 0730103706
Reed Books Balgowlah 1991 1st Edition
 Hardcover Clr Plts, Maps, Bibliography, Index. Book Near Fine/Near Fine
Price: 100.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 007962  Bookseller: Dale's Books
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Australasian Association for the Advancement of Science Brisbane 1893. Geology and Mineralogy
Edgeworth David, T. W.
no publisher details.  0 
  8vo. leather bound hardcover with original paper covers bound it at rear. 41pp. + three plates. some foxing, mainly of the back side of the plates & endpapers. Original covers are foxed & browned with some small chips on edges. Inscribed by author on title page.."with the author's compliments". 
Price: 125.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 64057  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Volcanic Successions Modern and Ancient: A geological approach to processes, products and successions
Cas, R. and Wright, J.
ISBN: 0412446405
Chapman & Hall, 1992.  1992 
  Large 8vo. softcover. 528pp. index, b/w illus. Good+ front cover creased, light crease to top rear corner of last few pages. 
Price: 125.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 64023  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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The Soils of New South Wales
Jensen, H. I.
Department of Agriculture New South Wales 1914.  1914 
  8vo. hardcover. 199pp. b/w illus. colour maps, many folding. Good solid copy, cover on spine heavily flecked, farmers club stamp on title page & illus. page. Some foxing. 
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 64084  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Geology of the Western Blue Mountains
Goldbery, R.
Department of Mines 1969.  1969 
  Large 8vo. hardcover. 172pp. + 12 b/w plates. Folding colour map. Very good. Geological Survey of New South Wales bulletin No. 20. 
Price: 55.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 64154  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Geology and Geophysics of the Cygnet District
Leaman, D. E. & Naqvi, I. H.,
Hobart : D. E. Wilkinson, Govt. printer, 1967.  1967 
  8vo. stapled softcover. 110pp. + 19 b/w plates. b/w maps, illus. Folding colour map & folding diag. in pouch inside rear cover. Tasmania Department of Mines Geological Survey bulletin no. 49. Very good+, bookseller stamp on fep., spine sunned. Book covered in clear adhesive. 
Price: 45.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 64158  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Victoria : Gold and Minerals
Brown, Geo. (issued by)
Mines Department Melbourne 1935,  1935 
  8vo. orig. cloth hardcover. 100pp. b/w illus. colour map. Folding map in pocket inside rear cover. Very good, spine faded. 
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 64159  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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And There’s Opal Out There
Waller, Ed
Lansdowne, Melbourne, 1969. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good Condition/Good. First Edition. Wear and tear to extremities of dust wrapper. Foxing to end papers. Moderate age and reading wear. 152 pages. No internal inscriptions, torn or missing pages.. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Science & Technology; Geology; Australia; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 53659. Good Condition
Price: 16.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 53659  Bookseller: Turn the Page Books
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Lower Carboniferous Coral Faunas from the New England District of New South Wales.
Pickett, John
Department of Mines, New South Wales 1966.  1966 
  4to. hardcover. 38pp.+ 20 full page b/w plates. Very good. 
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 64586  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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The Geosciences in Australia
Glaessner, M. F. Jennifer,
Elsevier Scientific Publishing Co, Amsterdam, 1976. Periodical, 1st thusly
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Various including Maps. Periodical, 1st thusly. the book is second-hand. Apart from slight age and toning of the page edges there is no damage to describe. With foldout maps and charts, diagrams and maps etc this special issue of Earth-science reviews considers experimental petrology, separation of Australia from other continents, orogenic evolution of Australia, the Melanesian borderlands and India-Pacific Plates' boundary, late Palaeozoic faunas of Australia, experimental geomicrobiology in Australia, and aridity in Australia, environmental geology in Australia and the geological sciences in Australia a brief historical review. Size: Trade Paperback. 247 pages. Item Type: Journal. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Various including Maps. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1.0. Category: Science & Technology; Geology; Australia; Inventory No: 0243516. Very Good Condition
Price: 33.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 0243516  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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The Opal Book a complete guide to the famous gemstone
Leechman, Frank,
ISBN: 0725400927
Ure Smith, Sydney, 1978. reprint
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Photographic. reprint. there is no damage to describe, apart from very faint foxing of the top and front edges of the text block. the book is illustrated with full-page colour plates and also with black-and-white photography, a diagram, and 4 maps this book gives a true and picturesque coverage of opals and opal mining yesterday and today. The book is based on nearly 30 years experience working with minerals in the field. Size: Trade Paperback. 256 pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1.0. Category: History; Geology; Australia; ISBN: 0725400927. ISBN/EAN: 9780725400927. Inventory No: 0240830. Very Good Condition
Price: 11.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 0240830  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Dark Life; Martian Nanobacteria, Rock-Eating Cave Bugs, and Other Extreme Organisms of Inner Earth and Outer Space
Taylor, Michael Ray,
ISBN: 0684841916
Scribner, New York, 1999. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. 288 pp., decorated dustwrapper. Minimal wear to the edges of the dustwrapper, otherwise in very good order. The bottom edge of the text block has a black marking pen stripe, and there is a rubberstamp indicating that the book was a loan copy. The author manages to make climbing through dark holes many hundreds of metres underneath the surface of the Earth entertaining educational and even exciting. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1.0. Category: Science & Technology; Speleology; ISBN: 0684841916. ISBN/EAN: 9780684841915. Inventory No: 0236357. Good Condition
Price: 16.50 (AUD)
Book Number: 0236357  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Voyage through the Antarctic
Adams, Richard & Lockley, Ronald,
ISBN: 0394528581
Knopf, New York, 1982. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Hirst-Smith, Peter -- Photography. First Edition. 650 g; pp. 160; double-page map, 32 coloured photos. (some double-page), on 16 plates, 60 black-and-white photographs (6 double-page & 4 full-page), all by Peter Hirst-Smith; quarter light blue cloth and grey papered boards, lettered in silver; a very good copy in dustwrapper. "Adams and Lockley tell the story of their journey together, their voices alternating. Adams's account reveals the special narrative skills that has informed his world-famous novels as it vividly conveys to us his constant state of wonder and excitement, and his sheer delight in discovering this new world. Lockley brings to his account both a highly appealing sensibility and style and all the tools of his profession, giving us fascinating data and speculation about the animals, birds, and sea creatures they encounter." -- front fold over blurb Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Hirst-Smith, Peter -- Photography. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1.0. Category: Arctic & Antarctic; Geology; Antarctica; ISBN: 0394528581. ISBN/EAN: 9780394528588. Inventory No: 0212815. Very Good Condition
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 0212815  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Dark Life; Martian Nanobacteria, Rock-Eating Cave Bugs, and Other Extreme Organisms of Inner Earth and Outer Space
Taylor, Michael Ray,
ISBN: 0684841916
Scribner, New York, 1999. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. 288 pp., decorated dustwrapper. Minimal wear to the edges of the dustwrapper, otherwise in very good order. there is no damage to the book itself. The author manages to make climbing through dark holes many hundreds of metres underneath the surface of the Earth entertaining educational and even exciting. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1.0. Category: Science & Technology; Speleology; ISBN: 0684841916. ISBN/EAN: 9780684841915. Inventory No: 0241379. Very Good Condition
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 0241379  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Journey to the Centre of the Earth the Remarkable Voyage Scientific Discovery into the Heart of Our World
Whitehouse, David,
ISBN: 0297608800
Weidenfeld and Nicolson, London, 2015. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Photographs & diagrams. First Edition. The book is secondhand, there is no damage to the dust jacket, no damage to the book, and no annotations. The book is illustrated with two eight-page sections of plates, both in colour and black-and-white. The author's journey vividly charts all we are able to understand about the mysteries of the deep earth. The book encompasses the history of our planet, and the latest findings about its inner core. Full number line. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. XIV, 274 pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographs & diagrams. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1.0. Category: Science & Technology; Geology; ISBN: 0297608800. ISBN/EAN: 9780297608806. Inventory No: 0274467. Very Good Condition
Price: 16.50 (AUD)
Book Number: 0274467  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Australian rocks and minerals
child, John,
Periwinkle Books, Melbourne, 1970. reprint
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. Illustrator: photographs and diagrams. reprint. This book is aimed at the amateur geologist and keen block hunter and introduces the study of materials and forms of the rocks of the earth's crust. It contains a short account of the earth's origin and history and brief, illustrated, descriptions of some of the most common rocks and minerals. The book itself is clean, without annotation is, and without notable damage. Quite suitable for a collector Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. VIII, 88 pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: photographs and diagrams. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: .5. Category: Natural History & Resources; Geology; Inventory No: 0275066. Post will be reduced to $7.90 for posting inside Australia, at the time of processing the order.. Very Good Condition
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 0275066  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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The Man Who Found Time: James Hutton and the Discovery of the Earth’s Antiquity
Repcheck, Jack,
ISBN: 0743231899
Simon & Schuster, London, 2003. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. Appendix, sources and suggested readings, acknowledgements and index. Brown coloured boards with gilt coloured titles to the back strip. Illustrated dustwrapper (wraparound) with black and ochre coloured titles to the front panel and back strip. Black and white photograph of author to the rear panel. In the 18th century, a Scottish gentleman farmer, James Hutton, put forth the theory, that, the earth was millennia old rather than the 6000 year timeframe that the biblical scholars suggested. Hutton's biography is also " ... a story of the Scottish Enlightenment, which brought together some of the greatest thinkers of the age, from David Hume and Adam Smith to James Watt and Erasmus Darwin." from front fold over panel blurb. A little rubbing of the book corners with age toning of the text block edges and pages. Some foxing to the last few pages. Minor rubbing of the dustwrapper edges and panels. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. [8] 247, [1] pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Geology; Scotland; Geography & Maps. ISBN: 0743231899. ISBN/EAN: 9780743231893. Inventory No: 0125180. Very Good Condition
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 0125180  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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