Bookshops.com.au your guide to Australian Bookshops
Search Books Search for a Bookshop Log In to bookshops.com.au    View items in your shopping cart
Browse Bookshops   About Us   Resources   Sell Books   List a Bookshop   Register   
Browse Books on Geology & Mining

  
Search within Books on Geology & Mining
Keyword/s: 
Browse Australian Bookshops specialising in Geology & Mining Books
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
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
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
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
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
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
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
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
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
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
Australian Rocks and Minerals.
Child, John
ISBN: 0701800232
Periwinkle Books, Melbourne, 19701.  0 
  8vo. softcover. 88pp. index, colour & b/w illus. Very good, foxing to endpapers. 
Price: 8.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 64913  Bookseller: Dial a Book
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
Australian Caves and Caving
Child, John
ISBN: 0701802634
Periwinkle Books, Melbourne, 1972.  1972 
  8vo. softcover. 111pp., colour & b/w illus. Very good, foxing to endpapers. 
Price: 8.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 64914  Bookseller: Dial a Book
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
The spell of Lake Eyre
Dulhunty, Roma,
ISBN: 0909706441
Lowden publishing, Kilmore, 1975. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Photographs & maps. First Edition. 16 pages of plates, some coloured, maps on lining papers. No damage to describe, no annotations. This is an account of a journey from east to west across the waterless bed of Lake Eyre in 1972 by 2 people, a man and a woman in search of scientific knowledge about the great Artesian Basin, on the margin of which Lake Eyre is situated. Page IX Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. XII, 176 pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographs & maps. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Travel & Places; Geology; Australia; Genealogy & Local History. ISBN: 0909706441. ISBN/EAN: 9780909706449. Inventory No: 0277887. Very Good Condition
Price: 16.50 (AUD)
Book Number: 0277887  Bookseller: Syber's Books
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
Elements of Mineralogy
Rutley, Frank; revised by H.H. Read.
T. Murby &​ co., London 1916. 19th ed.  0 
  8vo. orig. cloth hardcover. 394pp. + publisher ads. Very good, foxing to endpapers, cover corners creased. 
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 64964  Bookseller: Dial a Book
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
The Story of a Piece of Coal
Martin, Edward A.
G. Newnes, London 1899.  1899 
  Small 8vo. hardcover. 179pp. index, b/w illus., publisher ads at rear. Good+, some spots on cover, endpapers toned. 
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 65119  Bookseller: Dial a Book
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
Henbury Crates and Meteorites: Their Discover, History and Study
Buhl and Don McColl, Svend
Self published, Germany, 2012. 
 Softcover Softcover. Fine Condition/. . Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. Minor marks and wear to book. ISBN/EAN: 9783000390265. Fine Condition
Price: 48.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 36656  Bookseller: Shiny Owl Books
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
Primate Evolution
Conroy, Glenn C.,
ISBN: 0393956490
W. W. Norton & Company, New York, 1990. First Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. Illustrator: Photographic and Illustrations. First Edition. preface by author for appendices, references, credits, glossary and index. The text is illustrated with black-and-white photography, tables, charts, maps and illustrations. Photographic card cover with yellow and white coloured titles to the front panel and backstrip. A book on primate palaeontology. Starting at the earliest known fossil remains of primates up to early hominoids that were the precursor to man. Minor creasing to the book corners was rubbing of the book edges and panels. Slipped in to the book is a review request. Size: 4to 9" - 12" tall. [4], V - XIV, [1], 2-492, [6] pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic and Illustrations. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Animals & Birds; Palaeontology; Apes & Monkeys; ISBN: 0393956490. ISBN/EAN: 9780393956498. Inventory No: 0117911. Very Good Condition
Price: 33.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 0117911  Bookseller: Syber's Books
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
The Map That Changed the World; A Tale of Rocks, Ruin and Redemption
Winchester, Simon,
ISBN: 0140280391
Penguin, London, 2002. Reprint
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Reprint. William Smith was not rich and well-connected, but his passion for rocks and fossils, and his 20 year obsession with single-handedly mapping the geology of Britain made him one of the most significant men of the 19th century. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 352 pages. The book is a secondhand book with reading creases to the spine, but is otherwise clean, and free of annotation or damage.. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Geology; Science & Technology. ISBN: 0140280391. ISBN/EAN: 9780140280395. Inventory No: 0245727. 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: 0245727  Bookseller: Syber's Books
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
Panning and Prospecting for Beginners
Garland, H. K.,
ISBN: 0589071599
A. H. & A. W. Reed, Sydney, 1978. Reprint
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Diagrammatic. Reprint. 225 g; 118 pages in original colour photographic illustrated paperback binding, with the text illustrated with line drawings and diagrams. Includes maps showing the areas were gold and tin have been found in Australia and New Zealand, and also contains a glossary. Previous owner's name at the bottom of the first page and the contents page, slight insect damage with a small piece missing at the right hand side of the title page, no other damage to report. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Diagrammatic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Science & Technology; Geology; Mining; ISBN: 0589071599. ISBN/EAN: 9780589071592. Inventory No: 0256617. Post will be reduced to $7.90 for posting inside Australia, at the time of processing the order.. Very Good Condition
Price: 12.50 (AUD)
Book Number: 0256617  Bookseller: Syber's Books
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
A field guide to the geology of Hallett Cove and other locations with glacial geology on Fleurieu Peninsula
Giesecke, R - editor,
ISBN: 0959659633
Field Geology Club of South Australia, Adelaide, 1999. First Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. Illustrator: R. Whatmough - illustrator. First Edition. Illustrated with maps, diagrams colour photographs, and a timeline; bibliography. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. XVI, 63 pages. No damage to describe. Clean tidy copy. please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: R. Whatmough - illustrator. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Natural History & Resources; Geology; ISBN: 0959659633. ISBN/EAN: 9780959659634. Inventory No: 0272613. Post will be reduced to $7.90 for posting inside Australia, at the time of processing the order.. Very Good Condition
Price: 16.50 (AUD)
Book Number: 0272613  Bookseller: Syber's Books
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
Red Hill: A Mining Community
Parker, Tony
ISBN: 9780434577712
Heinemann, London, 1986. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. A collection of stories and autobiographical recollections from the inhabitants of a mining town. 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. No foxing in this copy. Dust Jacket is in very good condition, without tears or chips or other damage. Dust Jacket un-clipped. Edges very slightly spotted or marked. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Sociology & Culture; Geology; History. ISBN: 0434577715. ISBN/EAN: 9780434577712. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 16101. Very Good Condition
Price: 34.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 16101  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
Oil! Its Origin, Production and Uses
Various,
Vacuum Oil, Melbourne, 1945. First Edition
 Softcover (Stiff Card) Softcover (Stiff Card). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First 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. Edges slightly foxed. The publication date given above is an estimate only, there being no date given in the book. 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: 13837. Very Good Condition
Price: 34.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 13837  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
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
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
Water: Facts, Issues, Problems and Solutions
Leaman, David
ISBN: 9780958119948
Leaman Geophysics,  2007. First Edition
 Softcover (Stiff Boards) Softcover (Stiff Boards). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Size: A4 (300 x 210mm approx.). 206 pages. 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 1 kilogram. Category: Science & Technology; Geology; Australia; ISBN: . ISBN/EAN: 9780958119948. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 29368. Very Good Condition
Price: 72.80 (AUD)
Book Number: 29368  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
De Beers Geological Journeys: A Traveller’s Guide to South Africa’s Rocks and Landforms
Norman & Whitfield, Nick / Gavin
ISBN: 9781770070622
Struik Nature,  2006. Later Edition
 Softcover (Stiff Boards) Softcover (Stiff Boards). As New/No Dust Jacket. Later Edition. Size: A4 (300 x 210mm approx.). 320 pages. 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: 1-2 kilos. Category: Science & Technology; Geology; South Africa; Travel & Places. ISBN: . ISBN/EAN: 9781770070622. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 29370. This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries. As New
Price: 43.70 (AUD)
Book Number: 29370  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
In Search of Recognition: The Leo Satch Story
Collison, Kerry
ISBN: 9780957782457
Sid Harta Publishers,  2000. First Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 312 pages. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Geology; Science & Technology. ISBN: 0957782454. ISBN/EAN: 9780957782457. Dewey Code: 622.1828092. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: RB14507. Very Good Condition
Price: 21.90 (AUD)
Book Number: RB14507  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
Geological Society of Australia Abstracts Number 32: Earth Sciences, Computers and The Environment
Various,
Ballarat University,  1992. First Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Size: A4 (300 x 210mm approx.). 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 very slightly spotted or marked. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Science & Technology; Geology; Australia; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 16781. This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries. Very Good Condition
Price: 53.40 (AUD)
Book Number: 16781  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
The Structural History of Australia During the Palaeozoic (The Stabilization of a Continent)
Andrews, E.C.
Royal Society of New South Wales,  1938. Edition Unstated
 Hardcover (Printed Boards) Hardcover (Printed Boards). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Edition Unstated. Size: Small Octavo. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Science & Technology; Geology; Australia; Prehistoric; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 9225. Very Good Condition
Price: 63.10 (AUD)
Book Number: 9225  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
Funafuti or Three Months on a Coral Island: An Unscientific Account of a Scientific Expedition
David, C.M.
Pitman,  1913. Edition Unstated
 Softcover Softcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Edition Unstated. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Item Type: Ephemera. Text contains minor marks and annotations. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact, bar chips to top and/or bottom section of spine. Moderately foxed throughout. Previous owner's signature in ink. Edges foxed and browned. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Science & Technology; Geology; Pacific Ocean; 19th century; Indigenous Cultures. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 20721. Good Condition
Price: 34.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 20721  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
The Geology of Ireland: An Introduction
Charlesworth, J.K.
Oliver & Boyd,  1966. 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. No foxing in this copy. Previous owner's signature in ink. Edges very slightly spotted or marked. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Science & Technology; Geology; Ireland; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 19563. Very Good Condition
Price: 34.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 19563  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
Minerals: Nature’s Fabulous Jewels
Court & Campbell, Arthue / Ian
ISBN: 9780810903111
Abrams,  No date. Edition Unstated
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. Edition Unstated. Size: Large Book - between A4 and A3. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Dust Jacket is in very good condition, without tears or chips or other damage. Dust Jacket un-clipped. Edges browned slightly. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 kilos. Category: Science & Technology; Geology; ISBN: 0810903113. ISBN/EAN: 9780810903111. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 18595. This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries. Very Good Condition
Price: 82.50 (AUD)
Book Number: 18595  Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
Anakie - The Sapphire Fields of Central Queensland - inscribed by author
Walda L Scholler,
ISBN: 0958996806
E & W Scholler, Queensland, 1990. Third Edition
 Softcover (Saddle-stapled) Softcover (Saddle-stapled). Very Good Condition/. Third Edition. Inscribed by Author. No torn or missing pages. No internal inscriptions except for author's greeting and signature on first page 112 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Science & Technology; Geology; Crafts & Hobbies. Inscribed by Author. ISBN: 0958996806. ISBN/EAN: 9780958996808. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 54774. Very Good Condition
Price: 16.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 54774  Bookseller: Turn the Page Books
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry
Observer’s Book of British Geology
I O Evans,
Warne, London, 1952. 
 Hard Cover Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. . No internal inscriptions. Boards have a little staining and fading. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Environment & Ecology; Geology; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 000070. Good
Price: 4.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 000070  Bookseller: Turn the Page Books
Postage Rates   Send Inquiry

127 Geology & Mining Books        
Go to page:    1   2   3   4   5        Next 30 Books