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History of  Geology and Paleontology; biographies, bibliographies

 

Allmon, W.D. et al. (eds.) - Stephen Jay Gould. Reflections on his view of life. - 2009. Oxford Univ. Press, New York. 400 pp., illustr. For the larger part on his contribution to paleontology. Hardcover with dustjacket, as new. € 22

 

Autorenkollektiv - Beiträge zur Biographie sächsischer Geowissenschaftler. - 1993. Abh. Staatl. Mus. Miner. Geol. Dresden 39; 164 pp., many fig./phot. Orig. wrps. with unobtrusive blanc ticket, very good. € 13,50
On a.o. Kalkowsky, Fischer, Stübel, Hausse, Pietzsch, Arldt

 

Ayala-Carcedo, F.J. - Las ciencias de la tierra y la Biblia. Una aproximación desde la razón científica. - 2004. Boletín Geológico y Minero 115; pp. 593-628, 14 fig. Stapled extract, 4to. € 5

 

sold  [ Barrande ] Marek, J. et al. - Joachim Barrande. People called him gentle man. - 2013. Czech Geol. Survey, Prague. 66 pp. text in Czech and English, many fig./phot., also col. Orig. wrps., very good, 4to. € 10

 

sold  Baxter, Stephen - Ages in chaos. James Hutton and the discovery of deep time. - 2006. Doherty, New York. 245 pp. 2 fig. Paperback, very good. € 13,50

sold  Beaton, Kendall - Enterprise in oil. A history of Shell in the United States. - 1957. Appleton Century Crofts, New York. 815 pp., many figs./photoplts. Orig. cloth, gilt. € 15

 

Benton, M.J. - Stems, nodes, crown clades, and rank-free lists: is Linnaeus dead ?. - 2000. Biol. Rev. 75; pp. 633-648, 3 fig. Orig. reprint, 4to. (*) € 3,50

 

Beringer, Carl Chr. - Der Erdfibel. Entdeckung und Geschichte unseres Sterns. - 1956. Staackmann, Bamberg. 113 pp., many figs. by Siegfried Oelke. Orig. hardcover, dustjacket with small plain tiket at spine, cancelled libr. ex-libris opposite title page, otherwise very good. € 10

 

Berton, Pierre - The Klondyke quest. A photographic essay / 1897-1899. - 1983. Atlantic-Little Brown, Boston. 240 pp., numerous phot. Orig. cloth, dustjacket with just minor traces of use, otherwise very good, large format: 29x32 cm. € 15

 

sold  [ Bertrand ] Barrabé, L. - Léon Bertrand 1869-1947. Un portrait. - 1948. Bull. Soc. Géol. France (5) XVIII; pp. 295-322, 1 photoplt. h.t. (portrait) avec liste de publications. Plain new wrps., stapled extract. € 5

 

Bertrand, C.-Eg. 1898. Maurice Hovelacque 24 Septembre 1858 – 17 Mai 1898. Paris. 64 pp., frontispiece (portrait). Orig. wrps. with libr. stamp and small ticket, contents very good. € 15

 

Blayac, J. 1918. Robert Douvillè. Notice nécrologique. Reprint Bull. Soc. Géol. France (4) XVIII; pp. 322-336. Orig. wrps. w. libr. stamp. € 4

 

Bosch, M. van den - J.G.S. van Breda en de Commissie voor de Geologische Kaart 1852-1855. - 1979. Reprint Breure, A.S.H. & J.G. de Bruijn (eds.) 1979. Leven en werken van J.G.S. van Breda (1788-1867). Tjeenk Willink, Groningen. pp. 267-402. Orig. wrps. € 10

 

Bosch, M. van den - J.G.S. van Breda en de Commissie voor de Geologische Kaart 1852-1855. - 1979. Reprint Breure, A.S.H. & J.G. de Bruijn (eds.) 1979. Leven en werken van J.G.S. van Breda (1788-1867). Tjeenk Willink, Groningen. pp. 267-402. Orig. wrps. with libr. stamp. € 6

 

sold Bowden, A.J. et al. (eds) - History of Palaeobotany. - 2005. London, Geological Society Special Publication  241; 312 pp. illustr. Hardcover, new. € 40

 

Browne, Janet - The secular ark. Studies in the history of biogeography. - 1983. Yale Univ. Press, New Haven/London. 273 pp., illustr. Orig. cloth, dustjacket. € 25

 

Bruijn, J.G. de - Vroege beoefenaars der geologie in Nederland. - 1974. Grondb. Hamer 1974-2; 80 pp., 20 plts. Orig. wrps. € 10

 

Burek, C.V. & B. Higgs (eds.) - The Role of Women in the History of Geology. - 2007. Geol. Soc. Lond., Spec. Publ. 281; 352 pp., numerous fig./phot. Hardcover, condition as new. 0,95 kg € 60

 

sold Burt, T.P., R.J. Chorley, et al. (eds.) - The history of the study of landforms or the development of geomorphology. Vol. 4: Quaternary and recent processes and forms (1890-1965) and the Mid-Century revolutions. - 2008. Geological Society, London. 1056 pp., numerous fig./phot. Hardcover, illustr. boards, as new. € 65

 

Buxtorf, A. & O.P. Schwarz (eds.) - Hundert Jahre Schweizerische Geologische Kommission. - 1960. Schweiz. Geol. Komm. / Kümmerly & Frey, Bern. 112 pp. 1 fig. 4 fold. maps. Orig. cloth, very good. € 10

 

Cadbury, D. - Terrible lizard. The first dinosaur hunters and the birth of a new science. - 2001, Holt, New York. 374 pp. many figs. Hardback edition, dustjacket, very good. € 18

 

Carlé, W.E.H. - Werner – Beyrich – von KoenenStille. Ein geistiger Stammbaum wegweisender Geologen. - 1988. Geologisches Jahrbuch Reihe A, heft 108; 499 pp., 62 fig./phot. Orig. wrps., dustjacket, very good. € 28

 

sold Chambers, Robert - Vestiges of the natural history of creation and other evolutionary writings. - 1994. Univ. Chicago Press. ca. 700 pp., fp. (portrait). Paperback, very good. € 20

Facsimile of the first edition of Vestiges, together with a facsimile of Explanations: A sequel, the autobiographical preface to the 1853 edition of Vestiges, and Chambers’s wrtings on Darwin

 

[Cossmann] Dollfuss, G.-F. - Notice nécrologique sur Maurice Cossmann, avec résumé de ses travaux paléontologiques. - 1925. Bull. Soc. Géol. France (4) XXV; pp. 627-678, 1 plt. with portrait h.t. Plain new wrps., stapled extract, as such very good. € 6

 

 [Cossmann] Kabat, A.R. - Maurice Cossmann, paleontologist : a bibliography. - 1989. Bull. Mus. natn. Hist. nat., Paris, 4e sér., 11-C-4; pp. 249-262. Stapled extract. € 3

 

[ Cuvier ] Taquet, Ph. - Les premiers pas d’un naturaliste sur les sentiers du Wurtemberg: récit inédit d’un jeune étudiant nommé Georges Cuvier. - 1998. Geodiversitas 20; pp. 285-318, 11 fig./plts., incl. col. Orig. extract, stapled. € 6,50

 

sold [ - ] Dean, S.A. - Charles Darwin. After the Origin. - 2009. PRI, Cornell Univ., Ithaca. 156 pp., numerous fig./phot., many col. Focusses on the 22 years that followed publication of the Origin of Species. Orig. illustr. wrps., very good, sm4to. € 20

 

[ - ] Reif, W-E - Problematic issues of cladistics: 21. Was Darwin a cladist. - 2006. N. Jb. Geol. Paläont. Abh. 242; pp. 43-81, 3 fig. Orig. extract, stapled. € 6,50

 

Depéret, Ch. 1913. Notice sur les traveaux scientifiques de M. Charles Depéret. Rey, Lyon. 75 pp., with bibliography. Orig. wrps. with libr. stamp, sm4to. € 15

 

Dinosaurs in pop culture: a companion to the exhibit at Museum of the Earth. - 2007. PRI Spec. Publ. 32; 20 pp., many fig./phot. Orig. wrps. € 5

 

Dollfus, G.F. 1928. William Healey Dall. Conchyologue et paléontologue Américain (1845-1927). Reprint J. Conchyliol. LXXII; pp. 271-313, frontispiece (portrait). Orig. wrps. with small libr. ticket, very good. € 7

 

Dott, R.H. (ed.) - Eustasy: the historical ups and downs of a major geological concept. - 1992, Geological Society of America, Memoir 180; 111 pp. many fig./phot. Orig. cloth, gilt, dj. 4to. € 25

 

Duchartre, M.P. et al. - Discours prononcés le 21 février 1876 sur la tombe de M. Adolphe Brongniart ... . 1876. Martinet, Paris. 31 pp. with bibliography. Plain half cloth with handwritten title shield, sm 4to. € 7

 

sold Duffin, C.J. - Fossils as drugs: pharmaceutical palaeontology. - 2008. Ferrantia 54; 83 pp., 37 fig./phot., many col. Orig. wrps., very good. € 15

 

sold Earth Sciences History Vol. 10, Nr. 1. - 1991. History of Earth Sciences Society, New York. 104 pp., many figs. Orig. wrps., very good, 4to. € 10

Collection of 10 short papers

 

sold Edwards, W.N. - Guide to an exhibition illustrating the early history of palaeontology. - 1931. Brit. Mus. (NH) Special guide No. 8; 68 pp., 19 fig., 4 plts. h.t. Orig. wrps., spine neatly repaired and with small ticket, contents very good. € 6

 

sold Escher, B.G. - De theorie van Wegener over de verschuiving der Kontinenten. - 1933. Overdruk: Natura, Orgaan der Ned. Natuurhist. ver. 14 pp., 4 fig. orig. omslag. € 3,50

 

Faasse, P.E. - De ontdekking van de ondergrond. Anderhalve eeuw toegepast geowetenschappelijk onderzoek in Nederland. - 2002. NITG-TNO, Delft. 151 pp., many fig./phot. Orig. wrps. € 20

 

Faber, F.J. - Van Zondvloed tot Landijs. - 1949. Zutphen. 292 p. 127 fig. Orig. cloth, dj. € 15

 

sold Forbes, R.J. - Studies in early petroleum history (-1860). /&/ More studies in early petroleum history (1860 - 1880). - 1958-59. Leiden, Brill. 199+199 pp., 32+36 fig., 16 plts. Orig. cloth, spine of the second volume sun-bleeched, otherwise and contents very good. € 25

 

Forbes, J. & D.R. O'Beirne - The technical development of the Royal Dutch/Shell 1890-1940. - 1957. Leiden, E.J. Brill. 670 pp., 321 fig./phot., incl. some fold-outs. Orig. cloth, excellent copy in orig. cardboard box, 4to. € 35

 

Fourmarier, P. 1931. Notice sur Constantin Malaise. Acad. Roy. Belg., Bruxelles. 73 pp., fp. (portrait), with bibliography. Orig. wrps. with libr. stamp, conents very good, uncut, sm8vo. € 8

 

Gabriëls, H. 1990. Koninklijke Olie: de eerste honderd jaar 1890-1990. Shell, 's-Gravenhage. 240 pp., numerous fig./phot., many col. Orig. wrps., dj., 4to. € 22

 

Gales, B.P.A. - Ondergronds bovengronds - Techniek en markt van de Limburgse steenkolenmijnbouw gedurende de 18e en 19e eeuw. - 2002. Labyrinth, Capelle aan de Ijssel, Labyrinth Publication (Proefschrift). 472 pp., illustr. Paperback. € 15

 

Gales, B. - Delven en slepen. Steenkolenmijnbouw in Limburg: techniek, winning en markt gedurende de achttiende en negentiende eeuw. - 2004. Maaslandse Monogr. 67; 374 pp., many fig./phot. Orig. boards. € 15

 

Gallenkamp, C. - Dragon hunter. Roy Chapman Andrews and the Central Asiatic Expeditions. - 2001, Viking, New York. 344 pp. figs. 32 photoplts. Orig. hlf. cloth, dustjacket, very good. €  20

 

SOLD Gelder, J.K. van -  Vademecum voor het personeel van het Mijnwezen. Geologie. 2de herz. druk. - 1926. Landsdrukkerij, Weltevreden. 199 pp., 79 fig., 9 plts. with fossils. Orig. cloth, very good. € 20

 

Geohistorische Blätter 3, 1&2 - 2000. Zeitschr. des Vereins “Leopold von Buch”. Complete volume in 2 issues: 176 pp., many fig./phot., some col. Orig. wrps., very good. € 8

 

Gicklhorn, J. & R. - Deutsche Arbeit bei der bergmännische Erschliessung der Vicekönigreiche Peru und La Plata vor Alexander v. Humboldt. - 1944. Mitt. Geogr. Ges. Hamburg Bd. XLVIII; pp. 115-251, 6 fig. Orig. wrps. with libr. stamp, stapled extract, very good. € 15

 

sold  [ Gignoux ] Moret, L. - Maurice Gignoux 1881-1955. - 1956. Bull. Soc. Géol. France (6) VI; pp. 289-317, fp. (portrait). Plain wrps., stapled extract. € 4

 

[Gilbert] Penck, Albrecht - Grove Karl Gilbert. - 1929. Reprint: Z. Ges. f. Erdkunde zu belin 1929-7/8; pp. 265-278. text in German. Orig. wrps. with libr. stamp. € 3

 

[Gilbert] Hunt, C.B. (ed.) - Pleistocene Lake Bonneville, ancestral Great Salt Lake, as described in the notebooks of G.K. Gilbert 1875-1880. - 1981. Brigham Young Univ. Geol. Stud. 29-1; 251 pp., many fig./phot. Orig. wrps., unobtrusive libr. stamp on title page, contents very good, 4to. € 20

 

Gilbert, G.K. - Contributions to the history of Lake Bonneville. - 1882. 2nd Annual Report United States Geological Survey ; pp. 167-200, 5 fig. 7 plts. h.t. Plain wrps. 4to. € 20

 

 [Grabau] Michel, G. & Wang Genyuan - Amadeus William Grabau (1870-1946) als Geologe in China. - 1991. Z. dt. geol. Ges. 142; pp. 1-12, 7 fig. Orig. extract, stapled. € 3,50

 

sold  Groot, G.E. de, et al. 1978. Rijksmuseum van Geologie en Mineralogie 1878-1978. Scripta Geol. 48; 96 pp., 26 fig., 2 col. plts. Orig. wrps. € 13

 

Günther, S. - Varenius. - 1905. Thomas, Leipzig. [Klassiker der Naturwiss. IV]; 218 pp Contemp. half cloth, gilt on spine, marbled boards, remnants of libr. ticket at base of spine, libr. stamp on title page, ex-libris Prof. karl Oestreich on endpaper, bindings & contents very good. € 18

 

 [ Haug ] Lutaud, L. - Émile Haug 1861-1927. - 1958. Bull. Soc. Géol. France (6) VIII; pp. 377-396, fp. (portrait). Orig. wrps., stapled extract. € 4

 

Heller, F. & A. Zeiss - J.M.C. Reinecke und sein Werk: Des Urmeeres Nautili und Argonautae aus dem Gebiet von Coburg und Umgebung. - 1972. Erlanger Geologische Abhandlungen Heft 90; 42 pp. 3 fig. 4 plts. h.t. Orig. wrps. libr. ticket taped to base of spine, otherwise very good, 4to. € 8,50

 

Hölder, H. - Geologie und Paläontologie in Texten und ihrer Geschichte. - 1960, Alber, Freiburg. 566 pp. 50 fig. 16 plts. h.t. Orig. cloth, lg8vo. € 30

 

Hölder, Helmut - Geologie und Paläontologie in Texten und ihrer Geschichte. - 1960. Alber, Freiburg/München [Orbis II-11]. 566 pp., 50 fig., 16 plts. orig. cloth, numerous pencilled annotations and underlinings, good for reference. € 8

 

Hölder, H. (ed.) - VIII. INHIGEO-Symposium. Regionale Einflüsse auf Ursprung und Entwicklung geologischer Theorien. - 1983. Münstersche Forsch. Geol. Paläont. 58; 123 pp. 5 fig. Orig. wrps. with libr. stamp, very good. € 10

 

sold  Howorth, H.H. - The glacial nightmare and the flood. A second appeal to common sense from the extravagance of some recent geology. [in 2 vols.]. - 1893. London, Sampson Low & Marston. xxviii, xi, 920 pp. 32 pp. advs. Orig. cloth, gilt, very good. € 100

 

 [Humboldt ] Botting, Douglas - Humboldt and the Cosmos. - 1973. Michael Joseph, london. 295 pp., many figs., 36 col. plts. Orig. cloth, dustjacket, cloth boards with some discoloration of uncertain origin, otherwise, dustjacket and contents, very good. € 18

 

[Humboldt ] Slonimski, C.S. - Zur Freiheit bestimmt. Alexander von Humboldt-eine hebräische Lebensbeschreibung. - 1997. Bouvier, Bonn. 88 pp. Orig. boards with dustjacket, very good. € 11

 

[ - ] Krätz, O. - Alexander von Humboldt. Wissenschaftler, Weltbürger, Revolutionär. - 1997, Müchen. Callwey. 214 pp. numerous figs. many col. Orig. boards, dustjacket, lg4to. € 38

 

[ - ] Lentz, E. - Alexander von Humboldt's Aufbruch zur Reise nach Süd-Amerika. Nach ungedruckten Briefen A. v. Humboldt an Baron v. Forell. - 1899. Zeitschrift der Gesellschaft für Erdkunde zu Berlin Bd. XXXIV, No. 4; 54 pp., 8 plts. h.t. with facsimile of 2 letters written by v. Humboldt. Plain new wrps., libr. stamps on title page, contents otherwise very good, sm4to. € 14

 

Jong, G. de - De Duitsche landbeschrijving in de 18e eeuw. Proeve van een systematisch en culturrhistorisch onderzoek. - 1947. Diss. Univ. Amsterdam. 117 pp. Orig. wrps., pencilled anotations. € 12

 

Kamp, A.F. (ed.) 1955. De Technische Hogeschool te Delft 1905-1955. SDU, 's-Gravehage. viii+xxxvii+310 pp., ca. 100 photoplts. (Paul Huf) h.t. Orig. cloth, dj., libr. stickers on dustjacket and cloth, libr. stamp on title page, otherwise very good. € 28 

 

Kamp, A.F. - De standvastige tinnen soldaat. 1860-1960. N.V. Billiton Maatschappij. - 1960. 's-Gravenhage. 296 pp., many figs./photoplts. Orig. cloth, 4to. € 20

 

Kirchheimer, F. - Die Einführung des Naturselbstdruckes und der Photographie in die erdwissenschaftliche Dokumentation. - 1982. Z. deu. geol. Ges. 133-1; 117 pp. 43 fig./phot. Orig. wrps. with libr. stamp, complete issue, very good. € 15

 

Köppen, Wladimir & Alfred Wegener -
The Climates of the Geological Past. / Die Klimate der geologischen Vorzeit. -
2015. ix, 657 pp. German and English text, 97 figs, 17x24cm, 1650 g.

Hardcover, new. € 49,90

cover Reproduction of the original German edition plus complete English translation

 

Kraemer, Hans (ed.) - Weltall und Menschheit. Geschichte der Erforschung der Natur und der Verwertung der Naturkräfte im Dienste der Völker. [5 vols.]. - n.d. ca. 1905. Bong, Berlin. ca. 2300 pp. numerous fig./phot./col. plts. incl. fold-outs. Complete in 5 volumes, very good. Half leather, Jugendstil-design binding, metal plate on front cover, very good set, 4to. € 150

 

sold  [ Lapparent ]  Lacroix, A. - Notice historique sur Albert-Auguste de Lapparent. - 1920. Inst. de France, Acad. des, Paris. 35 pp., fp. (potrait). Orig. wrps. with libr. stamp, contents very good, 4to. € 6

 

Larson, Edward J. - Evolution’s workshop. God and science on the Galapagos Islands. - 2001. Basic Books, New York.320 pp., illustrated. Half cloth, dustjacket, as new. € 18

 

Lauterbach, R. (Red.) - Geologie der Aufklärungszeit. Teil I & II. [ca. 1650-1800] - 1980. Zeitschr. f. Geol. Wiss. 8-1 & 8-2; 238 pp., numerous fig./phot. In two complete journal issues, orig. wrps. with small libr. stamp. € 18,50

 

Le Grand, H.E. - Drifting continents and shifting theories.. The modern revolution in geology and scientific change. - 1988, repr. 1990. Cambridge Univ. Press. 313 pp., illustr. Paperback, bumped upper right corner, otherwise very good. € 8,50

 

[ Lohest ] Fourmarier, P. - Notice sur Max Lohest, membre de l’Académie. - 1953. Reprint : Ann. Acad. roy. Belg. 1119 année ; 108 pp. fp. (portrait). Orig. wrps. with libr. stamp, very good. € 8,50

 

Lorié, J. 1905. Dr. J.L.C. Schroeder van der Kolk en zijne werkzaamheid. Reprint Tijdschr. KNAG 1905; pp. 2-34. Orig. wrps. with libr. stamp. € 6

 

Lüdecke, C. 1995. Die deutsche Polarforschung seit der Jahrhundertwende und der Einfluß Erich von Drygalskis. Berichte zur Polarforschung 158; 340+72 pp., many figs. Orig. wrps. w. libr. sticker, contents very good. € 20

 

Lulofs, H.J. - Hippocrates’ geschrift: “Over lucht, water en bodem”, in zijn historisch-geographische beteekenis. - 1916. Tijdschr. KNAG (2) XXXIII; pp. 206-235 & 518-539. Orig. wrps. stapled extract. € 6

 

Lulofs, H.J. 1917. Aristoteles en Seneca over atmospherischen neerslag (Bijdrage over de physische geographie der ouden). Extract Tijdschrift KNAG (2) XXXIV; pp. 79-99 & 239-256. Plain new wrps., stapled. € 8

 

Lulofs, H.J. 1929. Strabo over Scythen. Specimen van antieke anthropogeographie. Geogr. Geol. Meded. R.-Univ. Utrecht, Phys.-Geol. Reeks No.1; 39 pp., 1 fold. pl. Orig. wrps. with libr. stamp, spine worn, contents very good, lg4to. € 12

 

Lulofs, H.J. 1930. Aristoteles over de zee. Specimen van antieke hydrographie. Geogr. Geol. Meded. R.-Univ. Utrecht, Phys.-Geol. Reeks No.4; 52 pp. Orig. wrps. with libr. stamp, spine repaired with tape, lg4to. € 12

 

Lulofs, H.J. 1932. Permanente verandering van het aardoppervlak. Specimen van antieke geologie. Geogr. Geol. Meded. R.-Univ. Utrecht, Phys.-Geol. Reeks No.6; 25 pp. Orig. wrps. with libr. stamp, spine repaired with tape, lg4to. € 7

 

Machatschek, F. - Die Literatur zur alpinen Eiszeitforschung, 1908-1935 I.-III. Teil. [3 parts]. - 1935-36. Reprints Z. f. Gletscherk. XXIII & XXIV; 158 pp. Orig. wrps., very good. € 15

 

Machatschek, F. - Die Literatur zur alpinen Eiszeitforschung, 1908-1935 I.-III. Teil. [3 parts]. - 1935-36. Reprints Z. f. Gletscherk. XXIII & XXIV; 158 pp. Orig. wrps. with libr. stamp, cover of part I with small repair, otherwise and contents very good. € 8

 

Manguel, A. 1998. By the light of the glow-worm. Three centuries of reflections on nature. Plenum, New York. 373 pp. Paperback. € 17

"Manguel has collected over three dozen works from the past three centuries, representing the best of the nature-writing genre"

 

Margerie, E. de 1929. L'oeuvre de Sven Hedin et l'orographie du Tibet. Reprint Bull. Sect. Géogr. Com. Trav. hist. et Scient. 1928; 139 pp., 28 plts. h.t, some fold. Orig. wrps. with libr. stamp, very good, uncut. € 25

 

sold  [ Marsh ] McCarren, Mark J. - The scientific contributions of Othniel Charles Marsh. Birds, bones, and brontotheres. - 1993. Peabody Museum, Ne Haven. 66 pp., many fig./phot. Orig. illustr. wrps., very minor surficial damage to cover, otherwise and contents very good. € 9

 

McCall, G.H.J., A J Bowden and R J Howarth (eds.) - The History of Meteoritics and Key Meteorite Collections. - 2006. London, Geological Society Special Publication  256; 520 pp. numerous fig./phot. some coloured. Orig. hardcover, new. [List price: GBP 95]. € 70

 

McGowan, C. - The dragon seekers. The discovery of dinosaurs during the prelude to Darwin. - 2001, Little, Brown, London. 270 pp. many figs. Orig. boards, dustjacket, as new. € 20

 

[ Mendel ] Meijknecht, J.G. - Gregor Mendel, de ontdekker der erfelijkheidswetten. - 1950. Brand, Bussum. 144 pp., 22 fig. Paperback met stofomslag, in zeer goede staat. € 13,50

 

Mohs, Friedrich - Geognostische Reise durch einige Provinzen der K.K. Staaten im Jahre 1836. [Auszug]. - 1986. Carinthia II, Sonderheft 44; 52 pp., 4 plts. h.t. Vorwort: L. Kostelka & A. Weiss. Orig. wrps., libr. stamp on first endpaper, very good. € 6,50

 

Nathorst, A.G. 1906. Emanual Swedenborg såsom geolog. Reprint Geol. Fören Förh. 28; pp. 357-400, 6 fig. Orig. wrps. with small libr. ticket. € 6

 

Newcomb, Sally -
The world in a crucible: Laboratory prectice and geological theory at the beginning of geology. -
2009.
Geological Society of America Special Paper 449; 204 pp., many figs./phot.
Paperback, very good, new, 4to.
€ 22   

 

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sold Nudds, J.R. & C.W. Pettitt (eds.) - The value and valuation of natural science collections. - 1997. Geological Society, London. [Proc. Intern. Conf. Manchester 1995]. 276 pp. many fig./phot. Orig. illustr. boards, as new. € 35

 

Oestreich, K. - Geschiedenis van de physische aardrijkskunde. - 1947. Servire, Den Haag. [Servire’s encyclopedie A6/1]. 116 pp. 7 fig. Orig. haklf cloth, dustjacket, very good, sm8vo. € 7

 

Oestreich, K. - Geschiedenis van de physische aardrijkskunde. - 1947. Servire, Den Haag. [Servire’s encyclopedie A6/1]. 116 pp. 7 fig. Orig. half linnen, stofomslag met kleine gebreken, verder zeer goed, kl8vo. € 5

 

Os, M. van & W,J, Wieringa (eds.) - Wetenschap en rekenschap. Een eeuw wetenschapsbeoefening en wetenschapsbeschouwing aan de Vrije Universiteit. - 1980. Kok, Kampen. 593 pp. Orig. cloth, very good. € 20

 

[ Osborn ]  Rainger, Ronald - An agenda for antiquity. Henry Fairfield Osborn and vertebrate paleontology at the Anmerican Museum of Natural History, 1890-1935. - 1991. Univ. Alabama Press, Tuscaloosa. 360 pp. 18 fig./phot. Orig. cloth, dustjacket, very good. € 24

 

Ostrom, J.H. & J.S. McIntosh -
Marsh's dinosaurs. The collections from Como Bluff. -
1999. Yale Univ. Press, New Haven. 388 pp., 13 fig., 90+56 plts. Orig. cloth, dj., very good, 4to. € 85

 

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Pater, Ben de - Een tempel der kaarten. Negentig jaar geografiebeoefening aan de Universiteit Utrecht. - 1999. Faculteit Ruimtelijke Wetenschappen, Univ. Utrecht. 286 pp. numerous fig./phot. Orig. blue cloth, lg4to. € 18

 

Pater, B. de - Minnaars der aarde, ver van huis en haard. Over 125 jaar geowetenschappen aan de Universiteit Utrecht. - 2004. Fac. Geowetenschappen, Utrecht. 231 pp. many fig./phot. Orig. wrps. oblong. € 24

 

sold  Pfannenstiel, M. - Das Meer in der Geschichte der Geologie. - 1971. Geologische Rundschau 60; pp. 3-72, 18 fig. Orig. extract, stapled, very good. € 8

 

Piveteau, J. - Pierre Teilhard de Chardin (1881-1955). - 1957. Bull. Soc. Géol. France (6) VII; pp. 787-809, 1 pl. (portrait), with bibliography, 230 titles. Plain wrps., orig. extract, stapled. € 5

 

SOLD Prokop, V. - Zdenek Burian a paleontologie. - 1990, Vydal Ustr. Ustav Geol. Praha. 156 pp. in Czech, figs., 36 col. plts. with reproductions of his paintings. Orig. cloth, dustjacket with minor repair. € 12

 

Rabbitt, M.C. et al. - The Colorado River region and John Wesley Powell. - 1969, US Geological Survey Prof. Pap. 669; 145 pp. fp. (portrait), 97 fig./phot. Collection of 4 papers. Added: Prof. Pap. 670: John Wesley Powell and the anthropology of the Canyon country, 30 pp., 18 fig./phot., without covers. Orig. boards, very good, 4to. € 25

 

sold Rainger, Ronald - An agenda for antiquity. Henry Fairfield Osborn and vertebrate paleontology at the Anmerican Museum of Natural History, 1890-1935. - 1991. Univ. Alabama Press, Tuscaloosa. 360 pp. 18 fig./phot. Orig. cloth, dustjacket, very good. € 24

 

Rasmussen, L.B. - En jordisk krønike. Traek af DGU's historie 1888-1988. - 1988. Danm. Geol. Unders., Copenhagen. 114 pp., many fig./phot. Orig. boards, dustjacket, very good, lg4to. € 16

 

Regnéll, G. - On the position of palaeontology and historical geology in Sweden before 1800. - 1950. Arkiv för Mineralogi och Geologi Band 1, nr. 1; pp. 1-64, 21 fig. Orig. wrps. with libr. stamp, complete issue, very good, uncut. € 8

 

[ Rominger ] Wright, J.D. - The remarkable man Carl Ludwig Rominger, State Geologist. - 1973. Papers in Paleontology 4; 148 pp., 20 fig./phot. Added: Papers in Paleontology 5: H.M. Martin : Glimpses into the life of Carrl Ludwig Rominger. /&/ R.V. Kesling: The Rominger biographies ..., 60 pp. figs. Both orig. wrps. with libr. stamp, very good. € 15

 

Rudwick, M.J.S. - Charles Lyell's dream of a statistical palaeontology. - 1978. Palaeontology 21; pp. 225-244, 1 fig. Orig. extract, stapled, libr. stamp on title page, stapled. € 3

 

Rudwick, M. - Scenes from deep time. Early pictorial repsentations of  the prehistoric world. - 1992. Univ. Chicago Press. 294 pp., 108 fig. Paperback, very good. € 26

 

SOLD Rudwick, M. - Scenes from deep time. Early pictorial repsentations of  the prehistoric world. - 1992. Univ. Chicago Press. 294 pp., 108 fig. Orig. cloth, dustjacket, very good. € 35

 

   

 

SOLD Rudwick, Martin J.S. - Bursting the limits of time. The reconstruction of geohistory in the Age of Revolution. - 2005. Univ. Chicago Press. 708 pp., many figs. Orig. cloth, dustjacket, very good. € 38

 

Sanchez i Roig, M. - Breve resena historica de la paleontologia cubana y sus mas recientes investigaciones. - 1926. Soc. geogr. de Cuba, Habana. 15 pp., 6 plts. with fossils h.t. Orig. wrps. with libr. stamp. € 5

 

[ Saporta ] Zeiller, R. - Le Marquis G. de Saporta, sa vie et ses travaux. - 1896. Bull. Soc. Géol. France (3) XXIV; pp. 197-232, with bibliography. Plain new wrps., stapled extract. € 6

 

Schaffer, F.X. - Der Mond und das Leben. Die Kant-Böhm-Schaffersche Theorie über die Veränderungen der Grossformen der Erdoberfläche, des Klima und der Lebewelt. - 1946. Deuticke, Wien. 44 pp., 15 fig. Orig. wrps., with presentation by the author. € 5

 

Schmidt, P. - Zur Geschichte der Geologie, Geophysik, Mineralogie und Paläontologie. Bibliographie und Repertorium für die Deutsche Demokratische Republik. - 1970. Veröff. Bibl. bergakad. Freiberg Nr. 40. 136 pp. Orig. wrps., very good. € 8

 

Schot, J.W. et al. (red.) - Techniek in Nederland in de twintigste eeuw. II. Delfstoffen Energie Chemie. - 2000. Walburg Pers, Zutphen. 488 pp., numerous fig./phot., few col. Orig. boards, dustjacket, very good. € 15

 

Schraaf, N. van der - The centenary of the Netherlands Geodetic Commission. - 1979. Publ. Neth. geod. Comm. , Delft. 228 pp., many fig./phot. Orig. wrps., 4to. € 24

 

Sengör, A.M.C. - Eduar Suess’ relations to the pre-1950 schools of thought in global tectonics. - 1982. Geologische Rundschau 71-2; pp. 381-420, 6 fig./phot. Orig. extract, stapled. € 6,50

 

Sengör, A.M.C. -

The large-wavelength deformations of the lithosphere. Materials for a history of the evolution of thought from the earliest times to plate tectonics. -

2003. Geological Society of America, Memoir 196; 347 pp., 141 fig./phot., incl. 3 large fold. plates in pocket.

Orig. cloth, gilt, dustjacket, very good, 4to. € 30

 

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Sliggers, B. - De zondvloedmens. Van catastrofe naar evolutie. - 2009. Teylers Museum, Haarlem / Nieuw Amsterdam Uitg. 71 pp. veel fign./foto’s, deels in kleur. Over « Homo diluvii testis » en andere fossielen. Paperback, nieuw, 4to. € 7,50

 

Spalding, David A.E. - Dinosaur hunters. Eccentric amateurs and obsessed professionals. - 1993. Prima Publ. Rocklin. 310 pp., 8 plts. Paperback, very good. € 15

 

[Steno] Cutler, A. 2003. The seashell on the mountain top. A story of science, sainthood, and the humble genius who discovered a new history of the earth. London, Heinemann.228 pp., illustr. Orig. cloth, dj. € 18

 

sold Stimmel, E. - Die Familie Schütz. Ein beitrag zur Familiengeschichte des Georgius Agricola. - 1966. Abh. Staatl. Mus. Mineral. Geol. 11; pp. 377-417. Orig. extract, stapled. € 5

 

Struve, W. - Aus der Geschichte des Senckenberg-Museums, 15: Zur Geschichte der Paläozoologisch-Geologischen Abteilung des Natur-Museums und Forschungs-Instituts Senckenberg. Teil 1: Von 1763-1907. - 1967. Senckenb. Lethaea 48; pp. 23-191, 34 fig./phot.  Includes also: pp. 1-22: 14. Zur Geschichte der Sektion für Mikropläontologie. Orig. wrps. with libr. stamp, complete journal issue, very good. € 16

 

Szöllösi, D. & G. Langer (eds.) - Universität Greifswal 525 Jahre. -1982. Deu. Verl. Wiss., Berlin. 320 pp., few figs., 96 plts., some col. Orig. cloth, dj., 4to. € 20

 

Raguin, E. - Pierre Termier 1859-1930. - 1931. Bull. Soc. Géol. France (5) I; pp. 429-495, 1 photoplt. h.t. (portrait). Plain new wrps., stapled extract. € 6,50

 

Secord, James A. - Controversies in Victorian geology. The Cambrian-Silurian dispute. - 1990. Princeton Univ. Press. 363 pp. Paperback, very good. € 15

 

Thenius, E. & N. Vávra - Fossilien im Volksglauben und im Alltag. Bedeutung und Verwendung vorzeitlicher Tier- und Pflanzenreste von der Steinzeit bis Heute. - 1996. Senckenberg-Buch 71; 179 pp., 197 fig./phot., many col. Orig. boards, dj., very good, 4to. € 25

 

   

 

 

Tribolet, M. de - Léon du Pasquier 1864-1897. - 1897. Neuchatel. 64 pp. Printed in 650 copies. Orig. wrps. with libr. stamp and ticket, with dedication to Prof. A Gaudry by Madame du Pasquier, contents very good, uncut. € 15

 

Tribolet, M. de - Léon du Pasquier 1864-1897. - 1897. Reprint Bull. Soc. Sci. Nat. Neuchatel XXV; pp. 3-62, frontispiece (portrait). Orig. wrps. with libr. stamp and ticket, contents very good. € 6,50

 

Valk, J.G. van der - Ernst Kapp 1808-1896. De beteekenis van zijn denkbeelden voor de sociale geographie van de 20ste eeuw. - 1939. Diss. Univ. Utrecht. 112 pp. Orig. wrps., wrappers spotted, few pencilled annotations. € 10

 

Van Loon, Tom & Harry Doust (eds.) - Dutch Earth Sciences. Development and impact. - 2012. Royal Geological and Mining Society of the Netherlands, 1912-2012 Centenary volume. 302 pp., numerous fig./phot., many col. Orig. illustr. boards, very good, as new, lg4to. € 50

 

Veldkamp, J. - De geschiedenis van de beoefening van de geofysica in Nederland en in de overzeesche rijksdelen. - 1982. KNMI, De Bilt. 109 pp., many fig./phot. Orig. wrps. € 10

 

 [ Verbeek] Wing Easton, N. - Ter nagedachtenis van Dr. R.D.M. Verbeek (1845-1926). - 1926. Bijlage Jb. Geol. Mijnb. gen. v. 1926; 34 pp., 9 photoplts. h.t. Orig. wrps., very good. € 9

 

Vos, W. - Beknopte geschiedenis van de fysische geografie en haar toepassingen. - Rijksinst. Onderz. Bos- en Landsch. De Dorschkamp Rapport nr. 307;79 pp., met veel portretten. Orig. omsl., in zeer goede staat, 4to. € 7

 

sold Warth, M. - Über Mineralien und Fossilien der Stuttgarter Kunstkammer. Bemerkenswertes aus Inventarien des 17. und 18. Jahrhunderts. - 1974. Stuttgarter Beitr. z. Naturk., B 8; 72 pp., 4 fig. Orig. issue, libr. stamp on title page, otherwise very good. € 7

 

Wegener, A. -
Die Entstehung der Kontinente und Ozeane.
Nachdruk der ersten Auflage (1915) mit handschriftlichen Bemerkungen von Alfred Wegener, Notizen und Briefen, und der vierten Auflage (1929).
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2005. Berlin, Borntraeger /&/ Alfred Wegener Institut für Polar- und Meeresforschung. 481 pp., many figs.
Orig. boards, very good, new. € 45

 

https://www.schweizerbart.de/resources/images/covers/thumb/001200533.jpeg [The Origin of Continents and Oceans. Facsimile of the first German edition with handwritten emendations and comments by Alfred Wegener and facsimile of the fourth, expanded edition published in 1929]

 

[ Wegener ] Wutzke, U. - Alfred Wegener. Kommentiertes Verzeichnis der schriftlichen Dokumente seines Lebens und Wirkens. - 1998. Berichte zur Polarforschung 288; 144 pp., 20 fig. Orig. wrps. € 12

 

SOLD Weishampel, D.B. & N.M. White (eds.) - The dinosaur papers 1676-1906. - 2003. Smiths. Inst. 524 pp., many figs./plts. Orig. half cloth, dustjacket, very good, 4to. € 45

 

         

 

 

Wiegel, E. (ed.) - 100 Jahre Geologischer Staatsdienst in Nordrhein-Westfalen 1873-1973. - 1973. Fortschr. Geol. Rheinl. u. Westf. 23; 306 pp., 34 fig., 11 plts. Orig. boards, libr. stamp on front cover and title page. € 15

 

Wilsdorf, H. - Dr. Georgius Agricola und Dr. Kálmán Rorbacher aus Ungarn und die Begründung der Bergbaumedizin durch Dr. Wenceslaus Payer von Elnbogen, Magister Magnus Hund von Magdeburg und dr. Theophrastus Paracelsus van Hohenheim. - 1959. Dresden, Jb. Staatl. Mus. Miner. Geol. 1959; pp. 112-154, 14 fig. Orig. wrps. with libr. stamp, stapled extract. € 6,50

 

Wilsdorf, H. - Alchimi und Bergwerck. Zur Entdeckungsgeschichte einiger Elemente aus bergmännischen Produkten. - 1966. Abh. Staatl. Mus. Mineral. Geol. 11; pp. 315-376, 26 fig. Orig. extract, stapled. € 8

 

Wyse Jackson, P.N. (ed.) - Four Centuries of Geological Travel: The Search for Knowledge on Foot, Bicycle, Sledge and Camel. - 2007. London, Geological Society Special Publication  287; 424 pp. numerous fig./phot. Hardcover, condition as new. 1,1 kg. € 68

 

Zagwijn, W.H. - Borders and boundaries: a century of stratigraphical resaech in the Tegelen-Reuver area of Limburg (The Netherlands). - 1998. Meded. Ned. Inst. Toegep. Geoweten. TNO 60; pp. 19-34, 14 fig./phot. 2 tables. Orig. reprint, 4to. € 4

 

Zevenhuizen, Erik - Vast in het spoor van Darwin. Biografie van Hugo de Vries. - 2008. Uitg. Atlas, Amsterdam. 672 pp. 28 fig. Linnen met stofomslag, als nieuw. € 19,50

 

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