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FEATURED ITEMS FOR CONNECTICUT

 

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Davis W. M. 1898 THE TRIASSIC FORMATION OF CONNECTICUT from 18th USGS Annual Rpt, 4to, cloth
tape on spine, light wear, vg and complete with large folding bedrock map and cross section
sheet of the Hartford basin in the Connecticut River Valley. With 191 pp., 20 plates and 52
figures.                                                               Price: $35.00                                     (stock#CT25)

 

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Gregory H. E. and Robinson H. H. 1907 PRELIMINARY GEOLOGICAL MAP OF CONNECTICUT CT Geol.
Surv. Bull. #7 wraps loose, cloth tape along spine, minor chips to wps, contents vg, large
folding colored map is very good, and is the first significant revision of Connecticut’s
state-wide geology since Percival’s pioneering work of 1842. Scarce to find with map.   
                                                                                  Price: $40.00                      (stock#CTB07/N)

 

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Dale T. N. and Gregory H. E. 1911 THE GRANITES OF CONNECTICUT USGS Bull. #484
archival wps contents vg to fine with 137 pp. 7 plts and 12 figs covering the
major Granitic  intrusives across the State including Stoney Creek Granite Nonewaug
Granite and  others.                                  Price: $30.00                       (stock#USGSB484)

 

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LeTourneau P. M. and Olsen, P. E. (eds.) 2003THE GREAT RIFT VALLEYS OF PANGEA IN EASTERN NORTH AMERICA
2 vols. 4to, h/b and new, fine copies. VOLUME 1- TECTONICS, STRUCTURE, AND VOLCANISM 240 pp., 103 figs;
VOLUME 2- SEDIMENTOLOGY, STRATIGRAPHY, AND PALEONTOLOGY
268 pp., 219 figs. A classic set and now standard
reference on various aspects of Newark Supergroup geology and paleontology including papers on fossil
dinosaur tracks, fossil insects, regional geology contributions on the Hartford, Richmond, Taylorsville,
Newark and other basins, and more. Still in print for $195/set, offered here at a substantial discount.
                                                                                                         Price: $75.00                            (stock#CupressNewarkN)

 

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Rice W. N. 1886 ON THE TRAP AND SANDSTONE IN THE GORGE OF THE FARMINGTON RIVER
AT TARRIFVILLE CONN
offprint Am. Jour. Sci marginal tear to wps and contents but
no loss to paper or text, 4 pp., 1 fig. Rice’s classic report that helped prove the
extrusive nature of many of the Connecticut Valley/Hartford basin trap sheets. 
                                                                         Price: $10.00                          (stock#CT11)

 

BEDROCK AND SURFICIAL QUADRANGLE REPORTS

 

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#26  Rahn P. H. 1971 THE SURFICIAL GEOLOGY OF THE SPRING HILL QUADRANGLE 8vo,
wps light wear, vg, 31 pp., 1 plt, 18 figs.        Price: $20.00                     (stock#CTGSQR26)

 

EARLY SURVEYS

 

 

Shepard C. U. 1837 A REPORT ON THE GEOLOGICAL SURVEY OF CONNECTICUT
New Haven, B. L. Hamlen, Publisher, 8vo, title wraps and contents with light+

foxing,looks to have been removed from a volume of State legislative documents,

page edges marbled, 188 pp. A sound and very good copy. Rare.              

                                                       Price:  $175.00                       (stock#CTShepard)

 


 
CONNECTICUT GEOLOGICAL AND NATURAL HISTORY

SURVEY PUBLICATIONS

 

(Single Bulletins- see farther below for bound volumes of bulletins)

 

#4  Loughlin G. F. 1905 THE CLAYS AND CLAY
INIDUSTRIES OF CONNECTICUT
wps, light wear, vg,
121 pp. Scarce.           Price: $24.00   (stock#CTB004c1)
 
#6  Rice W. N. and Gregory H. E. 1906 MANUAL OF
THE GEOLOGY OF CONNECTICUT
wps with wear, ex-
lib, contents toward rear with dog-eared page corners
overall good copy with 273 pp. 31 plts, 22 figs.
                                      Price:  $24.00     (stock#CTB6c1)

 

#8  Gergory H. E. 1907 BIBLIOGRAPHY CONNECTICUT
GEOLOGY
wps with signature of J. C. Branner, light
wear, vg, 123 pp.           Price: $20.00    (stock#CTB8c1)
 
#13  Barrell J. and Loughlin G. F. 1910 THE
LITHOLOGY OF CONNECTICUT
wps light crease else
vg, 207 pp.                   Price: $20.00     (stock#CTB13c1)

 

#15  White E. A. 1910 SECOND REPORT HYMENIALES
OF CONNECTICUT
wps w/ soiling some wear,
contents vg unaffected, ex-lib. copy else vg, 70 pp.,
28 plts of mushrooms. Rather scarce.
                                     Price: $25.00     (stock#CTB15c1)
 
#16  Britton W. E. and Walden B. H. 1911 GUIDE TO
THE INSECTS OF CONNECTICUT
wps with stamp,
some wear and faded stamp to front wrap, contents
vg, with 169 pp. 11 plts, 66 figs.
                                    Price: $25.00      (stock#CTB16c1)
 
#17  FOURTH BIENNIAL REPORT OF THE
COMMISSIONERS OF THE STATE GEOLOGICAL AND
NATURAL HISTORY SURVEY 1909-1910
wps, fine
copy, 31 pp. Scarce.
                                     Price: $10.00     (stock#CTB17c1)

 

#19  Coe W. R. 1912 ECHINODERMS OF
CONNECTICUT
  wps, light wear, fine unmarked copy,
152 pp. 32 plts, 29 figs.
                                   Price: $25.00     (stock#CTB019c1)
 
#21  STATE GEOLOGICAL AND NATURAL HISTORY
SURVEY FIFTH BIENNIAL REPORT 1911-1912
wps,
fine copy, 27 pp.      Price: $10.00     (stock#CTB021c1)
 
#22  Britton W. E. 1916 THE HYMENOPTERA OR
WASP-LIKE INSECTS OF CONNECTICUT
black cloth,
light wear, ex-lib else vg, 822 pp., 10 plts. Scarce.
                                       Price: $40.00   (stock#CTB22c1)
 
#23  Barrell J. 1915 CENTRAL CONNECTICUT IN THE
GEOLOGIC PAST
  wps with call number inked else
light wear, vg copy with 44 pp. + several figures. A
classic on Connecticut Valley Geology.
                                   Price: $20.00     (stock#CTB023c1)
 
#25  STATE GEOLOGICAL AND NATURAL HISTORY
SURVEY SIXTH BIENNIAL REPORT 1913-1914
wp
corners chipped, else light wear, vg copy with 24 pp.
Scarce.                     Price:  $10.00     (stock#CTB025c1)
 
#27  STATE GEOLOGICAL AND NATURAL HISTORY
SURVEY SEVENTH BIENNIAL REPORT 1915-1916

wps, fine copy, 17 pp.
                                  Price: $10.00     (stock#CTB027c1)
 
#29  Ward F. 1920 THE QUATERNARY GEOLOGY OF
THE NEW HAVEN REGION CONNECTICUT
front wp
with minor chips, rear wrap torn, contents with light
wear, overall g+ to vg copy complete with fold out
pocket map. Contains 78 pp., 9 plts and 17
figures..                     Price: $24.00     (stock#CTB029c1)
 
#31  Britton W. E. 1920 CHECK LIST OF THE INSECTS
OF CONNECTICUT
  wps with some wear and coming
loose at spine, paper spine cover with some chips,
contents vg and clean, 397 pp. and period clipping on
Cicadas loosely inserted, as found when I obtained
the volume.               Price: $25.00     (stock#CTB031c1)

 

#32  NINTH BIENNIAL REPORT OF THE
COMMISSIONERS OF THE STATE GEOLOGICAL AND
NATURAL HISTORY SURVEY 1919-1920
wps, fine
unmarked copy with 17 pp.
                                   Price: $10.00     (stock#CTB032c1)
 
#35  CTGNHS 1924 TENTH AND ELEVENTH BIENNIAL
REPORTS OF THE CTGNHS 1921-1924
wp with crease
else vg, 17 pp.            Price: $8.00     (stock#CTB035c1)
 
#36  Hunt W. R. 1926 THE UREDINALES OR RUSTS OF
CONNECTICUT
wraps, light wear, fine unmarked
copy, 198 pp., 2 figs.   Price: $20.00  (stock#CTB036c1)
 
#38  TWELFTH BIENNIAL REPORT OF THE
COMMISSIONERS OF THE STATE GEOLOGICAL AND
NATURAL HISTORY SURVEY 1925-1926
wps, fine
copy with 19 pp.       Price: $10.00     (stock#CTB032c1)
 
#40  Agar W. M. and Cairns R. A. 1927 THE GEOLOGY
OF THE SHEPAUG AQUEDUCT TUNNEL LITCHFIELD
COUNTY CONNECTICT
wps with signature else light
wear, vg, 38 pp., 8 plts incl. colored map and cross-
section.                        Price: $20.00     (stock#CTB40c1)

 
#45  STATE GEOLOGICAL AND NATURAL HISTORY
SURVEY THIRTEENTH BIENNIAL REPORT 1927-1928

wps, light wear, vg unmarked copy, 32 pp., 3
portrait plates of Gregory, Rice and Robinson.
                                  Price:  $12.00     (stock#CTB045c1)
 
#46  Sharp H. S. 1929 THE PHYSICAL HISTORY OF
THE CONNECTICUT SHORELINE
minor chips to wps
else overall light wear, vg copy with 97 pp 8 plts, 29
figs.                            Price: $22.00     (stock#CTB046c1)
 
#47  Flint R. F. 1930 THE GLACIAL GEOLOGY OF
CONNECTICUT
wps soiled, spine taped, light to
moderate wear to contents map lacking, overall
good+ copy with 294 pp 64 plts, 42 figs. Scarce.
                                Price: $24.00     (stock#CTB047c1)
 
#48  Harger E. B. et al. 1930 ADDITIONS TO THE
FLORA OF CONNECTICUT
wps, fine unmarked copy
with 94 pp.                 Price: $20.00     (stock#CTB048c1)
 
#49  Buttrick P. L. 1930  PUBLIC AND SEMI-PUBLIC
LANDS OF CONNECTICUT
wps, fine copy, 151 pp., 13
maps, 6 figs.             Price: $25.00     (stock#CTB049c1)
 
#50  CTGNHS 1931 FOURTEENTH BIENNIAL REPORT
OF CTGNHS 1929-1930
  wps, fine copy, 26 pp.
                                    Price: $8.00      (stock#CTB050c1)
 
#52  CTGNHS 1933 FIFTEENTH BIENNIAL REPORT OF
CTGNHS 1931-1932
wps, fine copy, 14 pp. with
contemporary letter from the Survey pertaining to the
Bulletin loosely inserted.
                                 Price: $10.00       (stock#CTB052c1)
 
#53  Goodwin G. G. 1935 THE MAMMALS OF
CONNECTICUT
  mildly ex-lib. else vg, contents fine
with 221 pp., 33 plates, most of which are artwork of
mammals, ranging from Opossum to Dolphins, and 19
figs. Scarce.              Price: $40.00     (stock#CTB053c1)

 
#60  Kaston B. J. 1938 ADDITIONS TO THE CHECK-
LIST OF THE INSECTS OF CONNECTICUT FIRST
SUPPLEMENT TO BULLETIN 31.  CHECK-LIST OF THE
SPIDERS OF CONNECTICUT
wps, fine, clean,
unmarked copy with 201 pp. Scarce.
                                   Price: $22.00     (stock#CTB060c1)
 
#66  TWENTIETH BIENNIAL REPORT OF THE
COMMISSIONERS OF THE STATE GEOLOGICAL AND
NATURAL HISTORY SURVEY
By Troxell E. L. 1942
wps signed by author, vg, 19 pp.
                                   Price: $10.00     (stock#CTB066c1)
 
#67  TWENTY FIRST BIENNIAL REPORT OF THE
COMMISSIONERS OF THE STATE GEOLOGICAL AND
NATURAL HISTORY SURVEY
By Troxell E. L. 1944
wps, light wear vg, 15 pp.
                                  Price: $10.00      (stock#CTB067c1)
 
#76  Cameron E. N. 1951 PRELIMINARY REPORT ON
THE GEOLOGY OF THE MT. PROSPECT COMPLEX
wps, light wear, vg copy, 44 pp, 11 plates including
three pocket maps.
                                  Price:  $15.00     (stock#CTB076c1)
 
#77  Sohon J. A. and Winchell A. N. 1951
CONNECTICUT MINERALS
name on wp else light
wear, very good, 133 pp. documenting all of the then-
known classic mineral localities of Connecticut.
Scarce.                      Price: $35.00     (stock#CTB077c1)
 
#84  Rodgers J. et al. 1959  EXPLANATORY TEXT FOR
PRELIMINARY GEOLOGICAL MAP OF CONNECTICUT

1956 wps, Sid Ash’s copy with signature, vg, 64 pp
map in pocket, 3 figs. A must have for anyone that
seriously studies Connecticut geology as it provides
one of the view comprehensive overviews into the
time gap between late 19th century and
contemporary studies.
                                   Price: $22.00     (stock#CTB084c1)
  
#88  Sclar C. B. 1958 THE PRESTON GABBRO AND
THE ASSOCIATED METAMORPHIC GNEISSES NEW
LONDON COUNTY CONNECTICUT
8vo wrpas with
faded stamp else fine, 196 pp. 28 plts.
                                   Price: $15.00     (stock#CTB088c1)
 
#94  Ellis C. W. 1962 MARINE SEDIMENTARY
ENVIRONMENTS IN THE VICINITY OF THE NORWALK
ISLANDS CONNECTICUT
light wear, ex-lib else vg, 94
pp., figs, maps in pocket.
                                     Price: $15.00     (stock#CTB94c1)
 
#99  Brumbach J. J. 1965  THE CLIMATE OF
CONNECTICUT
wps, light wear, fine copy 215 pp., 65
figs.                            Price: $14.00     (stock#CTB099c1)
 
#105  Thomson K. S. et al. 1978 SALTWATER FISHES
OF CONNECTICUT
wps, fine copy, 186 pp., 128 figs.
Nice.                          Price:  $15.00     (stock#CTB105c1)

 

 

BOUND BULLETINS

 

These contain the above CTGNHS Bulletins but bound together in

usually sequential series of 2-6 Bulletins, in black cloth as issued.
 
 
BULLETINS #1-5 1905. light wear ex-lib, contents vg
and include: Bull. #1-
FIRST BIENNIAL REPORT OF
THE COMMISSIONERS OF THE STATE GEOLOGICAL
AND NATURAL HISTORY SURVEY OF CONNECTICUT
1903-1904
; Bull. #2-
A PRELIMINARY REPORT ON THE
PRTOZOA OF THE FRESH WATERS OF
CONNECTICUT
; Bull. #3
A PRELIMINARY REPORT ON
THE HYMENIALES OF CONNECTICUT
; Bull #4-
THE
CLAYS AND CLAY INDUSTRIES OF CONNECTICUT
;
Bull #5-
THE USTILAGINEAE OR SMUTS OF
CONNECTICUT.
                            Price: $40.00         (stock#CTBbd1-5c1)
 
BULLETINS #6-12 some external wear, ex-lib,
contents vg. Bull #6-
MANUAL OF THE GEOLOGY OF
CONNECTICUT
; Bull. #7-
PRELIMINARY GEOLOGICAL
MAP OFCONNECTICUT
; Bull. #8-
BIBLIOGRAPHY OF
THE GEOLOGY OF CONNECTICUT
; Bull. #9- SECOND

BIENNIAL REPORT OF THE COMMISSIONERS OF THE

STATE GEOLOGICAL AND NATURAL HISTORY SURVEY OF

CONNECTICUT 1905-1906; Bull. #10- A PRELIMINARY
REPORT ON THE ALGAE OF THE FRESH WATERS OF
CONNECTICUT
; Bull. #11
THE BRYOPHYTES OF
CONNECTICUT
; Bull. #12-
THIRD BIENNIAL REPORT
OF THE COMMISSIONERS OF THE STATE
GEOLOGICAL AND NATURAL HISTORY SURVEY OF
CONNECTICUT 1907-1908
.
                               Price: $65.00    (stock#CTBbd6-12c1)
 
BULLETINS #13-15. some external wear, ex-lib,
contents vg. Bull. #13-
THE LITHOLOGY OF
CONNECTICUT
; Bull. #14-
CATALOGUE OF THE
FLOWERING PLANTS AND FERNS OF CONNECTICUT
GROWING WITHOUT CULTIVATION
; Bull. #15-
SECOND REPORT ON THE HYMENIALES OF
CONNECTICUT
.     Price: $35.00   (stock#CT13-15bdc1)
 
BULLETINS #16-21. some external wear, ex-lib,
contents vg. Bull. #16-
GUIDE TO THE INSECTS OF
CONNECTICUT - PART I: GENERAL INTRODUCTION;
PART II: THE EUPLEXOPTERA AND ORTHOPTERA OF
CONNECTICUT
; Bull. #17-
FOURTH BIENNIAL
REPORT OF THE COMMISSIONERS OF THE STATE
GEOLOGICAL AND NATURAL HISTORY SURVEY OF
CONNECTICUT
; Bull #18-
TRIASSIC FISHES OF
CONNECTICUT
; Bull #19-
ECHINODERMS OF
CONNECTICUT
; BULL. #20-
THE BIRDS OF
CONNECTICUT
; Bull. #21-
FIFTH BIENNIAL REPORT
OF THE COMMISSIONERS OF THE STATE
GEOLOGICAL AND NATURAL HISTORY SURVEY
OF CONNECTICUT 1911-1912
.
                              Price: $50.00     (stock#CT16-21bdc1)
 
BULLETINS #36-42 some external wear, ex-lib,
contents vg. Bull. #36-
THE UIREDINALES OR RUSTS
OF CONNECTICUT AND THE OTHER NEW ENGLAND
STATES
; Bull. #37-
CATALOGUE OF THE LICHENS OF
CONNECTICUT
; Bull. #38-
TWELFTH BIENNIAL
REPORT OF THE COMMISSIONERS OF THE STATE
GEOLOGICAL AND NATURAL HISTORY SURVEY
1925-26
; Bull. #39-
GUIDE TO THE INSECTS OF
CONNECTICUT PART V
:
THE ODONATA OR
DRAGONFLIES OF CONNECTICUT
; Bull. #40-
THE
GEOLOGY OF THE SHEPAUG AQUEDUCT TUNNEL
LITCHFIELD COUNTY CONNECTICUT
; Bull. #41-
GUIDE TO THE GEOLOGY OF MIDDLETOWN
CONNECTICUT AND VICINITY
; Bull. #42-
THE ALGAE
OF CONNECTICUT
.
                               Price: $60.00    (stock#CT36-42bdc1)

 

BULLETINS #43-48. Bull. #43- THE LIFE FORMS OF
CONNECTICUT PLANTS AND THEIR SIGNIFICANCE IN
RELATION TO CLIMATE
; Bull. #44-
REPORT ON THE
WATER RESOURCES OF CONNECTICUT
; Bull. #45-
13TH BIENNIAL REPORT OF THE COMMISSIONERS
OF THE STATE GEOLOGICAL AND NATURAL
HISTORY SURVEY, 1927-1923
; Bull. #46-
THE
PHYSICAL HISTORY OF THE CONNECTICUT
SHORELINE
Bull. #47-
THE GLACIAL GEOLOGY OF
CONNECTICUT (INCLUDES MAP);
Bull. #48-
ADDITIONS TO THE FLORA OF CONNECTICUT.
                               Price: $40.00    (stock#CT43-48bdc1)
 
Bulletin #51; 53-58; 60; 62, bound together. some
external wear, ex-lib, contents vg. Bull. 51-
THE
MINERALS OF CONNECTICUT
; Bull. #53-
THE
MAMMALS OF CONNECTICUT
; Bull. #54-
THE
REPTILES OF CONNECTICUT
; Bull. #55-
THE
PETROLOGY OF THE PROSPECT PORPHYRITIC
GNEISS OF CONNECTICUT
; Bull. #56
MARBLES AND
LIMESTONES OF CONNECTICUT
; Bull. #57-
THE
AMPHIBIA OF CONNECTICUT
; Bull. 58-
THE WEST
WALL OF THE NEW ENGLAND TRIASSIC LOWLAND
;
Bull #60-
ADDITIONS TO THE CHECKLIST OF THE
INSECTS OF CONNECTICUT, SUPPLEMENT TO BULL.
31; CHECKLIST OF THE SPIDERS OF CONNECTICUT
.     
                             Price $60.00     (stock#CT5162bdc1)
  

 

 

QUADRANGLE REPORT SERIES

 

 

#5  Herz N. 1955 THE BEDROCK GEOLOGY OF THE GLASTONBURY QUADRANGLE
8vo, wraps with partly faded stamp else fine copy, 22 pp., 2 plts,
folding map.                  Price: $24.00         (stock#CTQP05)

 

#6  Aitken J. M. 1955 THE BEDROCK GEOLOGY OF THE ROCKVILLE
QUADRANGLE
wps, ex-lib, vg, 55 pp., 20 plts, map present.
                             Price: $24.00          (stock#CTQP06)

 

#08  Lehman E. P. 1959 THE BEDROCK GEOLOGY OF THE MIDDLETOWN
QUADRANGLE
wps, ex-lib, vg, 40 pp., 7 plts, map present. A classic
report and one of the must-have Hartford basin reports.
                             Price: $30.00          (stock#CTQR08)

 

#09  Carr M. V. 1960 THE BEDROCK GEOLOGY OF THE NAUGATUCK QUADRANGLE
wps light wear, vg, 25 pp., 5 figs, map present.
                             Price: $24.00          (stock#CTQP09)

 

#11  Porter S. C. 1960 THE SURFICIAL GEOLOGY OF THE WALLINGFORD
QUADRANGLE
wps light wear, vg, 42 pp., figs, map present.
                             Price: $24.00          (stock#CTQR11)

 

#16  THE BEDROCK GEOLOGY OF THE COLLINSVILLE QUADRANGLE wps, ex-lib,
vg, 99 pp., figs., maps present.  Price: $24.00      (stock#CTQR16)

 

#23  Flint R. F. 1968 THE SURFICIAL GEOLOGY OF THE ANSONIA AND
MILFORD QUADRANGLES
wps, ex-lib, vg, 36 pp., 2 figs, maps in pocket.
                                  Price: $24.00      (stock#CTQR23)

 

#26  Rahn P. H. 1971 THE SURFICIAL GEOLOGY OF THE SPRING HILL QUAD-
RANGLE
wps, ex-lib, vg, 31 pp., figs.  Price: $20.00  (stock#CTQR26)

 

 

COLLECTION OF CONNECTICUT QUADRANGLE MAP REPORTS that lack the maps but otherwise

are very good. Includes: 

 

 Misc. Series #03  Gates R. M. 1951 THE BEDROCK GEOLOGY OF THE LITCHFIELD QUADRANGLE
8vo, wps, fine clean copy, 12 pp., map lacking; Misc. Series #05  Gates R. M. and
Bradley W. C. 1952 THE GEOLOGY OF THE NEW PRESTON QUADRANGLE 8vo, wps, fine clean
copy, 46 pp., 8 plts, map lacking. Quad. Rpt. #07  Clarke J. W. 1958 THE BEDROCK
GEOLOGY OF THE DANBURY QUADRANGLE
wps, ex-lib, vg, 47 pp., map lacking. Quad. Rpt.
#09  Carr M. V. 1960 THE BEDROCK GEOLOGY OF THE NAUGATUCK QUADRANGLE wps light wear
vg, 25 pp., 5 figs, map present. Quad. Rpt. #11  Gates R. M. 1961 THE BEDROCK
GEOLOGY OF THE CORNWALL QUADRANGLE
wps with light dust soiling, contents vg, 35 pp.
figs., map lacking. Quad. Rpt. #12  Flint R. F. 1962 THE SURFICIAL GEOLOGY OF THE
MOUNT CARMEL QUADRANGLE
wps very good, 25 pp., lacks map. Quad Rpt. #13  Lundgren
L. Jr. 1963 THE BEDROCK GEOLOGY OF THE DEEP RIVER QUADRANGLE wps light wear, vg,
41 pp., map lacking. Quad Rpt. #16  Flint R. F. 1964 THE SURFICIAL GEOLOGY OF THE
BRANFORD QUADRANGLE
wps, light wear, vg, 45 pp., 5 plts, lacking several pocket
plates including map. Quad. Rpt. #18  THE SURFICIAL GEOLOGY OF THE NEW HAVEN AND
WOODMONT QUADRANGLES
wps,light wear, vg, 42 pp., lacks maps. 
                                                                     Price for all:  $30.00               (stock#CTmapless)

 
 


U. S. GEOLOGICAL SURVEY
PUBLICATIONS


 
ANNUAL REPORT EXTRACTS
 


Davis W. M. 1888 THE STRUCTURE OF THE TRIASSIC FORMATION OF THE CONNECTICUT VALLEY
from U. S. Geological Survey Seventh Annual Report, J. W. Powell, Director. 4to,
partly disbound else very good, clean copy with 36 pp., 1 plate (one of the first
modern geologic maps of the Hartford basin) and several figures including critical
sketch diagrams of strata and basalts in the Pomperaug basin of Southbury and Woodbury
Connecticut , who’s structural relationships allowed Davis to elucidate his theory of
block faulting in the Connecticut Valley  Scarce.   Price: $20.00     (stock#CT11)

 

Hobbs W. H. 1901 THE NEWARK SYSTEM OF THE
POMPERAUG VALLEY CONNECTICUT
extracted from
21st USGS ANN. RPT. 4to extract, spine neatly
taped and a very good and clean copy complete with
double paged colored bedrock map of the Pomperaug
basin. Contains 155 pp., 17 plts and 59 figs. A nice
work with engraved views of East Hill and the
Orenaug Hills and many Small sketch maps particular
to Southbury and Woodbury.
                                    Price:  $30.00      (stock#CT004c1)

 

 

BULLETINS 
 

 

#117 Gannett H. 1894 A GEOGRAPHIC DICTIONARY
OF CONNECTICUT
archival wps else vg copy, 67 pp.
Scarce.                   Price: $18.00     (stock#USGSB117P)
 
 
#492  Loughlin G. F. 1912 THE GABBROS AND
ASSOCIATED ROCKS AT PRESTON CONNECTICUT
wps, fine clean copy, 158 pp., 14 plates and 18 figs.
A scarce report on the New Preston -North Stonington
region.               Price:  $24.00       (stock#USGSB492c3)

 

#1174  Zen E-an. 1964 TACONIC STRATIGRAPHIC NAMES: DEFINITIONS
AND SYNONOYMIES
wps, light wear, ex-lib else vg, 95 pp., 1
fig.             Price: $15.00              (stock#USGSB1174)

 

 

 

WATER SUPPLY PAPERS

 

 

#537  Brown J. S. 1925 A STUDY OF COASTAL GROUND WATER, WITH SPECIAL REFERENCE
TO CONNECTICUT
USGS WSP #537 wps, light wear, vg, 101 pp., 7 plts, figs. 
                                                                       Price: $24.00               (stock#WSP537)

 


 

 

 

 

U. S. GEOLOGICAL SURVEY MAPS
 

FOLIO I-764-A  Pessel F. Jr. and Hildreth C. T. 1972
UNCONSOLIDATED MATERIALS HARTFORD NORTH
QUADRANGLE CONNECTICUT
map in sleeve, fine.
                                     Price: $10.00     (MapI764ac1)
 
MAP GQ-165  Hanshaw P. M. and Snyder G. L. 1962
SURFICIAL GEOLOGY OF THE NORWICH
QUADRANGLE CONNECTICUT
map in sleeve, map
fine.                                     Price: $10.00   (MapGQ165c1)
 
MAP GQ-176  Goldsmith R. 1962  SURFICIAL
GEOLOGY OF THE NEW LONDON QUADRANGLE
CONNECTICUT
map in sleeve, map fine.
                                         Price: $10.00      (MapGQ176c1)
 

Map #GQ1562 Dixon H. R. 1982 BEDROCK GEOLOGIC

MAP OF THE PUTNAM QUADRANGLE WINDHAM COUNTY

CONNECTICUT large folded colored map in sleeve, vg.        

                                                                   Price: $10.00

 

Map GQ#1575 Dixon H. R. and Felmlee J. K. 1986 BEDROCK

GEOLOGIC MAP OF THE JEWITT CITY QUADRANGLE NEW

LONDON COUNTY CONNECTICUT large colored folding map

in sleeve, vg.                                              Price: $10.00

 

MAP GQ 392  Dixon H. R. and Shaw C. E. Jr. 1965
GEOLOGIC MAP OF THE SCOTLAND QUADRANGLE
CONNECTICUT
map in sleeve, map fine.
                                           Price: $10.00    (MapGQ392c1)

 
MAP I-1524  Goldsmith R. 1985  BEDROCK GEOLOGY
MAP OF OLD MYSTIC AND PART OF THE MYSTIC
QUADRANGLES CONNECTICUT NEW YORK AND
RHODE ISLAND
map in sleeve, map fine.
                                             Price: $10.00     (MapI1524c1)
 

 

Map GQ#1504  O’Leary D. W. 1979 SURFICIAL GEOLOGIC MAP
OF THE MARLBOROUGH QUADRANGLE CONNECTICUT
large folding
colored map in sleeve, vg.                              Price: $10.00

 

Map GQ#1650 Pease M. H. 1988 BEDROCK GEOLOGIC MAP OF

THE SPRING HILL QUADRANGLE CONNECTICUT USGS large

folding map in sleeve, vg.                                 Price: $10.00

 

Map GQ1429 Peper J. D. 1977 SURFICIAL GEOLOGIC MAP

OF THE MONSON QUADRANGLE MASSACHUSETTS AND

CONNECTICUT large folded colored map in sleeve, vg.      

                                                                        Price: $10.00

 

Map #GQ1422  Stone B. D. and Randall A. D. 1977 SURFICIAL

GEOLOGIC MAP OF THE PLAINFIELD QUADRANGLE WINDHAM

AND NEW LONDON COUNTIES CONNECTICUT large folding map

in sleeve, vg.                                     Price: $10.00

 

 

 

OTHER CONNECTICUT GEOLOGY
PUBLICATIONS

 

 

Barrell J. 1912 CENTRAL CONNECTICUT IN THE GEOLOGIC PAST
Wyoming Historical and Geological Society, in wraps, light
signature, volume is creased else good copy, 30 pp., 2 plts.
Similar to Barrell's  CT. Survey Bulletin, but in a different
publication venue.          Price: $15.00    (stock#CT007)

 

Brookins D. G. and Hurley P. M. 1965 Rb-Sr GEOCHRONOLOGICAL
INVESTIGATIONS IN THE MIDDLE HADDAM AND GLASTONBURY QUAD-
RANGLES, EASTERN CONNECTICUT
reprint from Amer. Jour. Sci.
bound in CT Geol. Survey wraps. With 16 pp., figs, errata
sheet.   Price: $8.00              (stock#CT008)

 

 

 

Brush G. J. and Dana E. S. 1878 ON A NEW AND REMARKABLE MINERAL LOCALITY IN
FAIRFIELD COUNTY CONNECTICUT, WITH A DESCRIPTION OF SEVERAL NEW SPECIES OCCURRING
THERE
pp. 33-46, and pp. 114-123, in American Journal of Science 3rd Series, July
and August 1878, complete issues respectively, and focused on Branchville pegmatite
quarry in Redding, Connecticut.

 

These are parts 1 and 2 of a multi-part article. Also included is Part 4, from the
May, 1879 issue (p. 359-368), which also includes several papers important to
Connecticut-New York regional geology which are: Julien A. A. ON THE COMPOSITION
OF THE CYMATOLITE FROM GOSHEN, MASSACHUSETTS
, pp. 398-399; Dana J. D. 1879 ON THE
HUDSON RIVER AGE OF THE TACONIC SCHISTS, AND ON THE DEPENDENT RELATIONS OF THE
DUTCHESS COUNTY AND WESTERN CONNECTICUT LIMESTONE BELTS
, pp. 375-388, and Dwight
W. B. 1879 ON THE HUDSON RIVER AGE OF THE TACONIC SCHISTS, AND ON THE DEPENDENT
RELATIONS OF THE DUTCHESS COUNTY AND WESTERN CONNECTICUT LIMESTONE BELTS
, pp.
389-392.                                                   Price for 3 vol. set: $40.00              (stock#CT22)

 

 

 

Chapman R. W. 1965 STRATIGRAPHY AND PETROLOGY OF THE HAMPDEN BASALT

IN CENTRAL CONNECTICUT CTGNHS Rpt. Invest. #3 8vo, title wps, vg copy, 38 pp.,

19 figs.                                                 Price: $6.00                (stock#CT003)

 

Dana J. D. 1871 ON THE QUATERNARY, OR POST-TERTIARY, OF THE NEW HAVEN
REGION
in Am J Sci January 1871 Series 3 Vol. 1, pp. 1-15, complete issue.
Other articles include ON GAHNITE FROM MINE HILL, FRANKLIN FURNACE, NEW
JERSEY
pp. 28-29; LeConte J. ON SOME PHENOMENA OF BINOCULAR VISION pp.
33-44; Smith, S. I. on NOTICE OF A FOSSIL INSECT FROM THE CARBONIFEROUS
FORMATION OF INDIANA
, pp. 44-45, and more.   
                                                            Price: $20.00                       (stock#AJS71Jan)

 

 

Dana J. D. 1875 ON SOUTHERN NEW ENGLAND DURING THE MELTING OF THE GREAT
GLACIER
complete in three parts as issued and all contained in American
Journal of Science September, October and December issues (all three complete
as issued offered together here).  Part 1 (Sept, 1875) with pp. 168-183, 5 figs;
Part 2 (Oct., 1875) with pp. 280-282; Part 3 (Dec, 1875) pp., 497-508, with one
page map. Other contents diverse and amongst the three issues include ADDRESS OF
DR. JOHN L. LECONTE, THE RETIRING PRESIDENT OF THE AMERICAN ASSOCIATION FOR THE
ADVANCEMENT OF SCIENCE
(pp. 241-256); SIR CHARLES LYELL (Obituary), pp. 269-276;
L. F. Pourtales CORALS AT THE GALAPAGOS ISLANDS (pp. 382-383); Brewer W. H. ON
THE FORMATION OF HAIL IN THE SPRAY OF THE YOSEMITE FALL
(pp. 161-164) and more.
The James Dwight Dana serial paper is one of the classic reports on the Glacial
Geology of New England. Scarce.   Price: $35.00      (stock#AJS1875Sept-Oct-Dec)

 

 

Dana J. D. 1876 ON SOUTHERN NEW ENGLAND DURING THE MELTING OF THE GREAT GLACIER
pp. 125-128, contained in American Journal of Science 3rd Series, August
1876, complete issue. Other contents are diverse and include Hawes G. W.
THE GREENSTONES OF NEW HAMPSHIRE AND THEIR ORGANIC REMAINS
pp. 129-137;
Gilbert G. K. 1876 THE COLORADO PLATEAU PROVINCE AS A FIELD FOR GEOLOGICAL
STUDY
pp. 85-103 and more.           Price: $20.00      (stock#AJS76Aug)

 

Dana J. D. 1882 FLOOD OF THE CONNECTICUT RIVER VALLEY FROM THE QUATERNARY GLACIER
in American Journal of Science, February, March and May issues, complete in four
parts as issued, and contained in whole copies of each of the journal issues as
follows: Feb. issue, pp. 87-97; March issue, pp. 179-202 with folding map, May
issue, 360-373; and August issue, pp. 98-104. One Dana's classic reports on New
England glacial geology. Other contents diverse and include Walcott C. D.
DESCRIPTION OF A NEW GENUS OF THE ORDER EURYPTERIDAE FROM THE UTICA SLATE
(pp.
213-216);  B. K. Emerison DYKES OF MICACEOUS DIABASE PENETRATING THE BED OF ZINC
ORE AT FRANKLIN FURNACE
(pp. 376-380); M. W. Iles VANADIUM IN THE LEADVILLE ORES
(pp. 381-382) and more. Dana J. D. 1882 TERTIARY HISTORY OF THE GRAND CANON DISTRICT
pp. 81-89 with plate, and Dana's review of Dutton's classic U. S. Geological Survey
monograph. In American Journal of Science, August 1882 issue.
                          Price: $45.00            (stock#AJS1882Feb-Mar-May-Aug)

 

Davis W. M. 1886 THE STRUCTURE OF THE TRIASSIC FORMATION OF THE CONNECTICUT
VALLEY
pp. 242-253 in American Journal of Science, November 1886 issue. Other
contents diverse and much on minerals including Osborne’s classic report THE
HIGHER OXIDES OF COPPER (pp. 333-341) and more.
                                                                   Price: $15.00                          (stock#AJS1886Nov)

 

Emerson B. K. 1882 THE DEERFIELD DIKE AND ITS MINERALS complete in three parts as
issued in American Journal of Science. The pagination for the report is Sept, 1882
issue (pp. 195-202), Oct, 1882 issue (270-278), and Nov, 1882 issue (pp. 349-359.
Other contents include W. M. Davis TRIASSIC TRAP ROCKS OF MASSACHUSETTS, CONNECTICUT
AND NEW JERSEY
(pp. 345-349), Scudder S. H. THE AFFINITIES OF PALAEOCAMPA MEEK AND
WORTHEN, AS EVIDENCE OF THE WIDE DIVERSITY OF TYPE IN THE EARLIEST KNOWN MYRIAPODS
pp. 161-171; W. J. McGhee and R. E. Call THE LOSS AND ASSOCIATED DEPOSITS OF DES
MOINES IOWA
(pp. 202-223) and more. Light wear overall, corner bump, contents very
good.                                                Price: $40.00                 (stock#AJS1882Sept-Oct-Nov)

 
Gates R. M. 1967 AMPHIBOLITES: SYNTECTONIC INTRUSIVES? reprint
from Amer. Jour. Sci, bound in CT Geol. Surv. wraps, 14 pp.,
figs. On Northwestern Connectict.
                                                               Price: $8.00           (stock#CT009)

 

Goodwin R. H. et al. 1950 LIST OF PLANTS, CONNECTICUT ARBORETUM
wps, ex-lib, vg, 32 pp., figs.           Price: $10.00          (stock#CT010)

 

Hovey E. O. 1889 OBSERVATIONS ON SOME OF THE TRAP RIDGES OF THE EAST HAVEN-
BRANFORD REGION WITH A MAP
in American Journal of Science, November 1889 issue
pp. 361-384, and folding map. One of the more important and overlooked reports
on Hartford basin geology which mapped in detail the confusion of diabase dike
outcrops of the Fair Haven swarm, extrusive basalts and separating outcrops in
and adjacent to what would be erroneously referred to later as the “Gallaird
Graben”. Scarce. Overall very good, minor chips to wrap edges, though there is
an odor from age or long storage (not musty though).          
                                                        Price: $25.00                      (stock#AJS1889Nov)

 

Longwell C. R. et al. 1933 INTERNATIONAL GEOLOGICAL CONGRESS 16TH SESSION

EASTERN NEW YORK AND SOUTHERN NEW ENGLAND 8vo, wps, light wear, ex-lib

else vg, 116 p., figs and maps.                                Price:  $24.00          (stock#CT005c1)
   
Meriden Scientific Association 1884-1898 TRANSACTIONS OF THE SCIENTIFIC ASSOCIATION

MERIDEN CONNECTICUT volumes 1 through 8, complete and all published. All are 8vo, in wps

some external wear, chips to wps, light stain to some contents, some issues with loose wps,

overall a good+ set and exceedingly rare to find complete. With diverse papers about the

geology, local flora and fauna of central Connecticut and includes several famous papers by

W. M. Davis on the geology and structure of the Hanging Hills and vicinity and the Meriden

Volcano or ash-trap bed.                     Price: $325.00             (stock#MeridenAssocset)
 

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MERIDEN SCIENTIFIC SOCIETY 1891 TRANSACTIONS VOLUME 4, 1889-1890 wps with

chip, dampstain to contents, overall good, 99 pp. With various papers on natural history

one on the CT Topographic Survey.                            Price: $25.00          (stock#CT004)
 

 

Phelps R. H. 1876 NEWGATE OF CONNECTICUT ITS ORIGIN AND EARLY HISTORY 8vo,

orig. blue publishers cloth with gilt title, corners rubbed through, overall some external

wear, inner hinges partly split but boards firm, overall good+ copy, contents have a few

spots on preliminary pp. else are vg. With 117 pp., frontis plate and fig.
                                                                      Price: $45.00                    (stock#Newgatec1)
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W. N. Rice 1886 ON THE TRAP AND SANDSTONE IN THE GORGE OF THE FARMINGTON
RIVER AT TARIFFVILLE CONNECTICUT
pp. 430-433, in American Journal of Science
December 1886 issue. Other contents diverse and include Dana E. S. 1886 ON
THE CRYSTALLIZATION OF NATIVE COPPER
pp. (413-430, 4 plates), Bishop I. P.
1886 ON CERTAIN FOSSILIFEROUS LIMESTONES OF COLUMBIA CO., N. Y. AND THEIR
RELATION TO THE HUDSON RIVER SHALES AND THE TACONIC SYSTEM
(pp. 438-441)
and more. Overall light wear, short tear to wraps else very good though
there is an odor from age or long storage (not musty though).  
                                                            Price: $20.00                        (stock#AJS1886Dec)


 

 

 

 

 

 

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