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1 D'Anvers, N The Life Story of Our Earth . Science Ladders
London George Philip & Son 1890 First Edition A Hard Back 
4 3/4" x 7 " Approx. Decorative black embossed on grey binding in fair condition with light rubbing to spine edge..Contents of 165 pages+rear end-papers with publishers ads. Decorative bookplate of H.G.M, BASS with an illustration of a bass fish leaping from a pond designed by Paice. Condition is fair, a couple of small tears,and 2 pages loss of corner (not affecting text) and some minor pencil notes 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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2 Ingvar Janelid, P. O. Sandstrom, Bengt Aaro, Gunnar Jonsson, C. Westlund, S. G.Bergdahl, E.W. Cokayne & J.M. Mason International Sublevel Caving Symposium, Stockholm. September 25-27, 1972
London Atlas Copco 1972 First Edition Plastic + circular clip Inside Privately Printed 27 x 31cm. Approx 
Approx 200 pages, including Illustrations & product phamphlets. Plastic binding with circular clip within in good condition, Contents Very good and clean, no inscriptions. Extra clipped inside front is a letter from Atlas Copco to The Ashanti Goldfields stating they can only have one copy of proceedings of the recent Symposium on Sublevel Caving due to lack of supplies. ( the letter is folded with grubby base). The Papers include, "Study of the gravity flow process in sublevel caving", "Some practical problems of Sublevel Caving at Craigmont Mines" & "Sublevel Caving at Meramec's Pea Ridge Mine" 62 pages product pamphlets rear. Very rare to have on the open market as it was not published for sale, it was those for attending the Symposium and a few extra. Please Note; As weight is over 2 kilo surcharge may apply; 
Price: 150.00 GBP
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3 Messent, Claude J. W., Illustrated by Messent (author) A Thousand Years of Norfolk Carstone , an Architectural and Geological Survey of a Building Stone Quarried in Norfolk. ( Preview Copy with Flyer ))
Fakenham: Author ( Messent ), 1967 First Edition Messent, Claude J. W (author) 
First Edition. 13.5 x 20.5 Cm Approx. Review Copy with D/J & seperate 3page pre-published flyer that states it is to be published on 1st of June 1967, & typed on Flyer is : " Review Copy" & "kindly send cutting of the review to; " ( Claude Messent) . The book is 96 pages + 4 (full page colour ills ), within are also 8 full page b/w illustrations, Dust Jacket uncut & complete with some dirt/staining,,,,The Brown binding is very good & contents are very good & tight with NO inscriptions 
Price: 22.00 GBP
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4 Miller, Hugh The Testimony of the Rocks, or Geology in It's Bearings on the Two Theologies, Natural and Revealed
Edinburgh Adam & Charles Black 1866 1st Ed., 33rd Thousand Full-Leather 13 x 18.5cm Approx 
454+ xv pages, Thirty-third thousand, in a Very Good "Luxury" gilt embossed red Leather Binding, embossed decorative brown spine with gilt on red title/author, decorative gilt embossed design to front " Marlborough College Founded a.d. 1843" VG with only minor rubbing to edges, Contents good & tight ,numerous illustrations throughout, inscribed original owners name to 1st uncoloured page and dated Xmas exam 1866, great multicoloured endpages & edges, minor foxing upto about page 20 only, rest almost as new, . So looks like a Luxury binding made only for Marlborough College for xmas exam awards for 1866 and poss. never read ...p.s . opposite title page to base is a printed signature of the Author that some mistake as genuine, but the Author died before publication , his last day alive, he was correcting the last few pages, The actual finishing inc. some of the place & names of illustrations were completed by his friend Professor Fleming. 
Price: 50.00 GBP
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