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Fossils, Palaeontology, Etc.

Fossils, Palaeontology, Etc.

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1 Dinosaur in a Haystack: Reflections in Natural History.  Stephen Jay Gould.
Lon Jonathan Cape 1996 0224044729 / 9780224044721 Very Good  No DJ 
A very good 479 page paperback book without inscriptions or other marks. Light corner rub and light browning to pages. A clean book.  
Price: 8.00 GBP
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2 Java Man : How Two Geologists' Dramatic Discoveries Changed Our Understanding of the Evolutionary Path to Modern Humans Swisher, Carl C.; Curtis, Garniss H.; Lewin, Roger
Little Brown & Co. 2001 0316648604 / 9780316648608 First British Edition. Hard Cover Near Fine. Near Fine 
A near fine 256 page book in a near fine DJ. Unmarked & unworn in any way, a gift quality book. 
Price: 9.50 GBP
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3 Maya Cities Paul Rivet
Lon Paul Elek Publishers 1973 Second Impression Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 
A very good 234 page hardback book without inscriptions or other marks. Virtually unworn and seems little used. DJ is alos very good with light rubbing along head and foot. Translated from the french by Miriam and Lionel Kochan. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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4 Minerals: Their Beauty and Structure De Michele, Vincenzo
Orbis Publishing. 1978 0856132039 / 9780856132032 Hard Cover Very Good Complete but Tatty 
A very good 128 page large hardback book without inscriptions or other marks. The book is clean, tight and virtually unworn. The DJ, by contrast, is complete but has numerous short closed tears and is rubbed along top & bottom. Packed with photographs & accompanying description of just about any mineral thay you can think of - and many more! 
Price: 12.50 GBP
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5 Oil Fuel Prof. Vivian b Lewes
Collins Clear-Type Press. 1913 Hard Cover Reading Copy. No DJ 
A 262 page reading copy. Undated, but preface is dated 1913. No inscriptions or other marks except for the word "Messrs" written inside rear cover, but overall rather grubby and worn externally with some internal grubbiness. Quite tight and mainly clean inside, appears to have been quite well used. No DJ. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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6 Organic Evolution. C W Saleeby
T C & E C Jack. 1905 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 
A very good 124 page hardback book without inscriptions or other marks. Clean, tight, some browning to endpapers, touch of edge rub to covers, no DJ. A lovely bright copy. Undated, but there is reference to a concurrent article in Pall Mall Magazine in 1905 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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Palaeontology Volume 7 Part 1 April 1964., Various
7 Palaeontology Volume 7 Part 1 April 1964. Various
Palaeontological Association. 1964 Paperback Very Good Near Fine 
A very good large format 171 page paperback book without inscriptions or other marks. Clean and tight, minimal shelfwear. 12 articles, 29 plates, many figures, copious references. Articles include: Devonian corals and brachiopods from the Brendon Hills, west Somerset B. D. Webby; Taxonomic criteria in the classification of the Pennsylvanian productoid Juresania nebrascensis J. A. Fagerstrom and John D. Boellstorff; A seed megaspore from the Devonian of Canada W. G. Chaloner and J. M. Pettitt; Microplankton from the Cambridge Greensand (Mid-Cretaceous) I. C. Cookson and N. F. Hughes; A probable pteridosperm microsporangiate fructification from the Pennsylvanian of Illinois Theodore Delevoryas ; Tetrapterites visensis—a new spore-bearing structure from the Lower Carboniferous H. J. Sullivan and A. F. Hibbert; The ontogeny of Theriosynoecum fittoni (Mantell) I. G. Sohn and F. W. Anderson; The law of ostracod growth F. W. Anderson; Serial sectioning of steinkerns J. W. Stanley; The coral genus Metriophyllum Edwards and Haime F. J. W. Holwill; Upper Miocene anthropoids from the Siwalik beds of Haritalyangar, Himachal Pradesh, India K. N. Prasad; & The function of zigzag deflexions in the commissures of fossil brachiopods M. J. S. Rudwick. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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8 Stonehenge : Neolithic Man and the Cosmos North, John
HarperCollins 1996 0002557738 / 9780002557733 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine. Near Fine. 
A near fine 609 page hardback book in a near fine DJ. No inscriptions or other marks. Seems very little if ever used. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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The Cave Artists., Ann Sievking.
9 The Cave Artists. Ann Sievking.
Thames & Hudson. 1979 0500020922 / 9780500020920 Hard Cover Good Very Good 
A 221 page hardback book in a protected DJ. Both book and DJ are virtually unworn Top corner of front endpaper clipped -presumeably to remove previous owner's name. Some pale yellow highlighting in first three chapters - not greatly intrusive, & the rest of the book is unmarked. 8 chapters, bibliography, index, 155 illustrations, 14 in colour. 
Price: 10.50 GBP
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10 The Environment of Early Man in the British Isles.  John G Evans
BCA 1976 Very Good  Very Good 
A very good 216 page hardback book with bookplate on half-title, otherwise unmarked. Very good DJ. 79 plates, 7 chapters, substantial notes & bibliography. Good index.  
Price: 8.00 GBP
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11 The Maldive Mystery Heyerdahl, Thor
London George Alllen & Unwin. 1986 0049101048 / 9780049101043 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 
A very good 323 page hardback book in a very good DJ. Unmarked except that someone has Biro'd out the word "Persian" in "Persian Gulf" on the front endpaper. A pleasing example. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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