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Atomic Energy Commission 1949 PROSPECTING FOR URANIUM small booklet, some external
wear, contents vg, 123 pp., 2 plates. More of a historical item from the Uranium craze
of the late 1940s-50s.                   Price: $15.00                (stock#MC172)

 

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Aubrey L. E. 1907 THE AURIFEROUS BLACK SANDS OF CALIFORNIA State Mining Bureau
Bulletin No. 45 8vo, wraps with marginal chips, tape repair, some wear, contents
good to very good, clean with light+ wear, 22 pp., 4 plts, frontis plate map.
                                                                              Price: $30.00                 (stock#CAB45)

 

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Beck R. and Weed W. H. 1905 THE NATURE OF ORE DEPOSITS VOLUME 1 (1st ed.), in brown
cloth as issued, wear to edges boards and spine cloth, inner hinge cracked but
boards firm, 340 pp., 175 figs, Volume 1 only but nonetheless scarce.
                                                                     Price: $30.00                                 (stock#MC182)

 

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Curtis, J. S. 1887 THE QUANTITATIVE DETERMINATION OF SILVER BY MEANS OF THE MICROSCOPE
from 6th USGS Annual Rpt, 4to, cloth tape along spine, light wear, vg, 30 pp., 1 plate and
2 figures.                                                                         Price: $20.00                              (stock#MC150)

 

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Hess F. K. 1917 TUNGSTEN MINERAL AND DEPOSITS USGS Bull. #652 wps with
some wear, ex-lib,contents vg with 85 pp., 25 plts and 4 figs. The work is noted
for is fine colored plates of mineral specimens and is somewhat scarce.
                                 Price: $25.00                   (stock#USGSB652)

 

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Hillebrand W. F. 1910 THE ANALYSIS OF SILICATE AND CARBONATE ROCKS A REVISION
OF BULLETIN 305
USGS Bull. #422 wps with tears, some exterior wear, ex-lib, contents
vg 239 pp., 27 figs.                                         Price: $20.00                        (stock#USGSB422)

 

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King, C. 1882 PRODUCTION OF THE PRECIOUS METALS IN THE UNITED STATES from 2nd USGS Annual
Report. 4to, no wraps, cloth tape on spine, light wear, light marginal dust soiling to a few
page margins but overall very good. With 71 pp.,6 plates. One of the few USGS publications
authored by its first Director, Clarence King.              Price: $30.00                        (stock#MIN184)

 

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Peele R. and Church J. A. 1941 MINING ENGINEERS HANDBOOK Volumes 1 and 2
complete [NY: John Wiley & Sons, publisher] Overall light wear and a very good
set, W. W. Staley’s copy with his ownership stamp. Vol. 1 with 1341 pp., figs;
Vol. 2 with 1153 pp., figs. Scarce with great provenance.  
                                                               Price: $75.00                      (stock#MC015)

 

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Peters E. D. 1907 PRINCIPLES OF COPPER SMELTING cloth, short tear to top of spine
cover else light wear, ex-AIME Library copy with institutional bookplate, contents vg,
612 pp., some fold out plates, figs.        Price: $40.00             (stock#MC033)

 

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Ridge J. D. (ed.) 1970 ORE DEPOSITS OF THE UNITED STATES 1933-1967 AIME, Graton-Sales
Volume, 2 vols as issued, dust jackets with some wear, short tears, contents clean
and very good; Vol. 1 with 989 pp., figs; Vol. 2 with 891 pp., figs. A nice set of this
classic, massive work.                      Price: $60.00               (stock#MC057)

 

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Sanford S. and Stone R. W. 1914 USEFUL MINERALS OF THE UNITED STATES USGS
Bull. #585 wps with spotting to one corner area, some external wear, light
corner bump else contents good, 250 pp.    Price: $20.00          (stock#USGSB585)

 

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Schrader F. C. et al. 1916 USEFUL MINERALS OF THE UNITED STATES
USGS Bull. #624 wps, light wear, ex-lib, contents vg, 412 pp.
                                                Price: $20.00                  (stock#USGSB624)

 

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Synder F. G. (ed.) 1950 SYMPOSIUM ON MINERAL RESOURCES OF THE SOUTHEASTERN UNITED STATES
Unv. Tenn Press 8vo, cloth, light wear, vg to fine, clean copy, 236 pp., numerous plates
and figures, folding map in rear pocket. Scarce.                   Price: $35.00                     (stock#TN03)

 

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Wells R. C. 1914 ELECTRIC ACTIVITY IN ORE DEPOSITS USGS Bull. #548 wps,
light wear, ex-lib else contents vg, 78 pp., 7figs.
                                                        Price: $20.00                   (stock#USGSB548/N)

 

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Wells R. C. 1916 THE FRACTIONAL PRECIPITATION OF SOME ORE-FORMING COMPOUNDS
AT MODERATE TEMPERATURES
USGS Bull. #609 wps, ex-lib, vg, 46 pp., 2 figs.      
                                                                              Price: $15.00                   (stock#USGSB609)

 

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White D. et al. 1914 CONTRIBUTIONS TO ECONOMIC GEOLOGY 1912 PART 1 METALS AND
NONMETALS EXCEPT FUELS
USGS Bull. #540 wps loose or coming so, with chips to edges
small corner area torn on front wrap, contents vg and diverse, and include Diller
J. S. AURIFEROUS GRAVELS IN THE WEAVERVILLE QUADRANGLE, CALIFORNIA; Ferguson H. G.
GOLD LODES OF THE WEAVERVILLE QUADRANGLE CALIFORNIA; Knopf  A. MINERAL RESOURCES OF
THE INYO AND WHITE MOUNTAINS, CALIFORNIA
;  Hewett D. F. THE ORE DEPOSITS OF KIRWIN
WYOMING
, and more.                                     Price: $50.00                                (stock#USGSB540)

 

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Wrucke C. T. and Armbrustmacher T. J. 1975 GEOCHEMICAL AND GEOLOGIC RELATIONS OF GOLD AND
OTHER ELEMENTS AT THE GOLD ACRES OPEN PIT MINE LANDER COUNTY NEVADA
USGS Prof. Paper #860
wraps, ex-lib else light wear, vg, 27 pp., 1 plate in pocket, 2 figs.
                                                                                                           Price: $20.00                              (stock#PP860nv)

 

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Young G. J. 1946 ELEMENTS OF MINING (4th ed.) cloth, gilt titles, mining company
stamp on free end paper, very tips of 10 page corners dog-earred else very good copy,
755 pp. 328 figs.                                                 Price: $25.00                 (stock#MC025)

 

MINING – GENERAL, REFERENCE, AND CLASSIC TEXTS
 
 
 
 
Abshire E. 1958 BIBLIOGRAPHY OF ZIRCONIUM USBM IC#7830 wps with stamp blacked out
else vg, thick vol.                                                       Price: $10.00         (stock#USBMIC7830)
 
Bateman A. M. 1950 ECONOMIC MINERAL DEPOSITS (2nd ed., John Wiley, publisher) covers
with some scuff marks, minor underlining in text else vg, 916 pp., figs.    
                                                                                               Price: $15.00         (stock#MC001)
 
Boyd, J. et al. SURFACE MINING OF NON-COAL MINERALS National Res. Council 4to,
wps light wear, vg, 339 pp.        Price: $20.00             (stock#MC176)
 
Davis C. V. (ed.) 1942 HANDBOOK OF APPLIED HYDRAULICS tall 8vo, light+ wear, vg, 1,084
pp. + figs., 1st ed.                                                      Price: $25.00          (stock#MC002)
 
Dixon C. J. 1979 ATLAS OF ECONOMIC MINERAL DEPOSITS boards with light wear, ex-lib.
else contents vg 143 pp., figs, most of which are maps.                      
                                                                                         Price: $20.00           (stock#MC003)
 
Fox C. S. 1932 BAUXITE AND ALUMINOUS LATERITE – A TREATISE London, Crosby, Lockwood
and Son, publisher, 2nd ed., light+ exterior wear, in original cloth, gilt title on
cover faded, on spine it is good, mild ex- library with Franklin Institute bookplate
on paste down, frontis plate is loose with short tears to margin else rest of volume
vg, 321 pp., numerous figs. Scarce.          Price: $25.00          (stock#MIN141)
 
Gardner E. D. and Johnson C. H. 1934 PLACER MINING IN THE WESTERN
UNITED STATES PART 1- GENERAL INFORMATION, HAND-SHOVELING AND GROUND-
SLUICING
USBM Circ. #6786 title wrps with some smudges, notations else
contents vg, 73 pp., 9 figs.   Price: $20.00    (stock#USBMC6786)
 
Gillson J. 1960 INDUSTRIAL MINERALS AND ROCKS (3rd ed.) AIME cloth light wear, vg
934 pp., plts, figs.                                                       Price: $20.00           (stock#MC005)
 
Hansen D. A. et al. (eds.) 1966 MINING GEOPHYSICS two volumes, light wear, Vol. 1
with 492 pp., figs; Vol. 2 with 708 pp., figs. Very good set.             
                                                                                         Price: $30.00         (stock#MC0006)
 
Hawkes H. E. 1957  PRINCIPLES OF GEOCHEMICAL PROSPECTING USGS Bull. 1000-F
8vo in wps, light wear, vg, 131 pp., 1 fig.     Price: $10.00             (stock#USGSB1000f)
 
 
Koutek J. et al. (eds) SYMPOSIUM PROBLEMS OF POST-MAGMATIC ORE DEPOSITION WITH
SPECIAL REFERENCE TO THE GEOCHEMISTRY OF ORE VEINS Vol. 2. Prague: Czech. Academy
of Sciences 8vo, dust jacket with short tears, wear, contents fine, in English, French and Russian
595 pp. + figs. Very scarce.                                                Price: $35.00                    (stock#MC008)
 
Lerman A. 1988 GEOCHEMICAL PROCESSESS – WATER AND SEDIMENT ENVIRONMENTS
J. Wiley & Sons, mint copy in publishers shrink wrap, 481 pp. + figs.               
                                                                                                   Price: $20.00            (stock#MC009)
 
Lewis R. S. 1941  ELEMENTS OF MINING (2nd ed.) NY: J. Wiley & Sons, 8vo, covers scuffed, ex-lib,
contents vg, 579 pp. + figs.                              Price: $15.00          (stock#MC010)
 
Lewis R. S. 1964  ELEMENTS OF MINING (3nd ed.) NY: J. Wiley & Sons, 8vo, light wear contents fine,
768 pp. + figs.                                           Price: $15.00           (stock#MC011)
 

Louis H. 1923 MINERAL VALUATION scuff to spine else light wear, ex-Franklin Institute Library
with their tasteful bookplate, 281 pp., figs.              Price: $20.00        (stock#MC013)
 
McKinistry H. E. 1948 MINING GEOLOGY 8vo, cloth, ex-lib else light wear, vg, 680 pp., figs.
                                                       Price: $15.00          (stock#MC000)
 
Newhouse W. H. (ed.) 1942 ORE DEPOSITS AS RELATED TO STRUCTURAL FEATURES
Princeton Unv. Press royal 4to, in cloth as issued, small bookplate on paste down else fine,
280 pp. + figs.                                                         Price: $25.00         (stock#MC014)
 
Peale R. and Church J. A. 1941 MINING ENGINEERS HANDBOOK Volumes 1 and 2 complete
[NY: John Wiley & Sons, publisher] Overall light wear and a very good set, W. W. Staley’s
copy with his ownership stamp. Vol. 1 with 1341 pp., figs; Vol. 2 with 1153 pp., figs. Scarce
with great provenance.                                           Price: $75.00           (stock#MC015)
 
Reis H. 1916  ECONOMIC GEOLOGY NY: J. Wiley & Sons, 8vo in cloth some wear, vg, 856
pp., 288 figs. A classic, scarce.                              Price: $25.00         (stock#MC016)
 
Riley C. M. 1959 OUR MINERAL RESOURCES NY: J. Wiley & Sons 8vo, dust jacket, light
wear, priv. ownership stamp else vg, 338 pp. + figs.          Price: $10.00    (stock#MC017)
 
Robie E. H. (ed.) 1964 ECONOMICS OF THE MINERAL INDUSTRIES AIME 8vo, in cloth,
fine clean copy with 787 pp. + figs.                          Price: $20.00           (stock#MC018)
 
Romanowitz H. J. et al. 1970 GOLD PLACER MINING - PLACER EVALUATION
AND DREDGE SELECTION
USBM Circ. #8462 wps with private stamp else
light wear, vg, 56 pp., 7 figs  Price: $20.00    (stock#USBMC8462)
 
Shreve R. N. 1956  THE CHEMICAL PROCESS INDUSTRIES NY: McGraw-Hill 8vo, cloth
light wear, vg, 1004 pp. + figs.                                  Price: $20.00          (stock#MC019)
 
Sutherland C. M. V. 1969 GOLD ITS BEAUTY POWER AND ALLURE 3rd ed. Royal 8vo,
dj, corner of blank free end paper clipped else vg, 196 pp., beautiful color figure.
                                                                     Price: $10.00                      (stock#MC020)
 
Sutulov A.1971  THE SOVIET CHALLENGE IN BASE METALS Unv. Utah Press 8vo in
cloth, small mark to rear cover else fine, 195 pp. + figs.   Price: $15.00        (stock#MC021)
 
Sutulov A. 1972  MINERALS IN WORLD AFFAIRS Unv. Utah Press 8vo in cloth, fine copy
signed by author, 200 pp. + figs.                        Price: $15.00             (stock#MC022)
 
Tarr R. S. 1905  ECONOMIC GEOLOGY OF THE UNITED STATES NY: MacMillian Co. 8vo
in cloth, light wear, vg copy, 525 pp.                      Price: $25.00           (stock#MC023)
 
Thiebalt, L. 1952 RECHERCHE ET ETUDE ECONOMIQUE DES GITES METALLIFERES
[Paris: Librairie Polytechnique CH. Beranger, publisher] cloth. ex-lib, light wear vg, 726
pp., figs.                                                             Price: $25.00                      (stock#MC024)
 
Young G. J. 1946 ELEMENTS OF MINING (4th ed.) cloth, gilt titles, mining company
stamp on free end paper, very tips of 10 page corners dog-earred else very good copy,
755 pp. 328 figs.                                                        Price: $25.00            (stock#MC025)
 

 
 
MINING- ORES AND MATERIALS- GENESIS AND ANALYSES-
RELATED REPORTS
 
 
 
 
(anon) 1907  PROPERTIES OF GASES, MINE GASES, MIINE VENTILATION, FUELS vol. from
International Library of Technology Series, quarter leather, cloth, gilt spine, some
wear, vg copy, 418 pp. + figs.                                     Price: $22.00         (stock#MC026)
 
Armstrong F. C. 1981  GENESIS OF URANIUM AND GOLD BEARING PRECAMBRIAN QUARTZ-PEBBLE
CONGLOMERATES
USGS Prof. Paper 1161-A 4to, wps, ex-lib else vg, 500+ pp. and figs.
                                                                                 Price: $20.00           (stock#PP1161a)
 
Barus C. and Strouhal V. 1885 THE ELECTRICAL AND MAGNETIC PROPERTIES OF THE IRON CARBURETS
USGS Bulletin #14 a few small spot to wps, vg copy, scarce, 238 pp. & 31 figs.    
                                                                          Price: $15.00               (stock#USGSB014)
 
Barus C. and Strouhal V. 1886 PHYSICAL PROPERTIES OF THE IRON CARBURETS  USGS Bull. #35
orig. wps with chipped margins else vg copy with 62 pp., 10 figs. Scarce.   
                                                                        Price: $10.00                     (stock#USGSB035)
 
Barus  C. 1889 ON THE THERMO ELECTRIC MEASUREMENT OF HIGH TEMPERATURES USGS
Bulletin #54 orig. wps, some short marginal tears, wear/soiling to wps, contents vg with pages
largely unopened/untrimmed. With 313 pp., 56 figs, 108 tables.       
                                                                                            Price: $14.00               (stock#USGSB054)
 
Barus C. 1893  HIGH TEMPERATURE WORK IN IGNEOUS FUSION AND EBULLITION CHIEFLY
IN RELATION TO PRESSURE USGS Bulletin #103 wraps loose with minor chips, contents good
57 pp., 9 plts, 3 figs.                                           Price: $10.00                        (stock#USGSB103)
 
Bastin E. S. and Laney F. B. 1918 THE GENESIS OF ORES AT TONOPAH NEVADA U. S. Geological
Survey Professional Paper #104 wraps with soiling, wear, small corner stain else contents
good. With vg, 50 pp., plts, figs.              Price: $20.00             (stock#Npp104)
 
Boericke F. S. and Bangert W. m. 1946 EQUILIBRIUM IN THE REDUCTION OF FERROUS CHROMITE
BY HYDROGEN AND ENERGY REQUIREMENTS IN THE SELECTIVE REDUCTION OF IRON IN
CHROMITE USBM Rpt. Invest. #3813 wps with signature else light wear, vg, 19 pp., 1 fig. 
                                                                                     Price: $10.00                 (stock#USBMRI3813)  
 
Bugbee E. E. 1933  TEXTBOOK OF FIRE ASSAYING NY: John Wiley & Sons 8vo, light wear, vg copy
299 pp.  and figs. Scarce.                                              Price: $30.00            (stock#MC027)
 
Butler B. S. 1915 POTASH IN CERTAIN COPPER AND GOLD ORES USGS Bulletin #620-J wps with
signature else fine, 10 pp.                     Price: $14.00            (stock#USGSB620J)
 
Campbell W. J. et al. 1979 RELATIONSHIP OF MINERAL HABIT TO SIZE CHARACTERISTICS FOR
TREMOLITE CLEAVAGE FRAGMENTS AND FIBERS
USBM Rpt. Invest. #8367 wps light wear, vg, 18
pp., 20 figs.                            Price: $10.00              (stock#USBMRI8367)
 
Cammen L. 1926  PRINCIPLES OF METALLURGY OF FERROUS METALS American Assoc. Mech.
Engineers 8vo, cloth, fine copy, 145 pp. + figs.                  Price: $20.00             (stock#MC028)
 
Clarke F. W. 1889 REPORT OF WORK DONE IN THE DIVISION OF CHEMISTRY AND PHYSICS
MAINLY DURING FISCAL YEAR 1886 – 1887 USGS Bulletin #55 orig. wps, rear wp loose else vg
copy with with 96 pp. with diverse minerals and mineralogy content.   
                                                                                            Price: $15.00             (stock#USGSB055)
 
Clarke F. W. 1890 A REPORT OF WORK DONE IN THE DIVISION OF CHEMISTRY AND PHYSICS,
MAINLY DURING THE FISCAL YEAR 1888-89 USGS Bulletin #64 wps pasted on boards, leather
spine crumbling, contents age toned, good only copy, 60 pp.
                                                                                              Price: $10.00         (stock#USGSB064)
 
Clarke F. W. and Hillebrand W. F. 1897 ANALYSES OF ROCKS WITH A CHAPTER ON
ANALYTICAL METHODS, LABORATORY OF THE UNITED STATES GEOLOGICAL SURVEY
1880 TO 1896 USGS Bulletin #148 wps with tape along spine cover, some external wear,
contents vg with 306 pp.                                           Price: $15.00          (stock#USGSB148)
 
Clarke F. W. 1903 MINERAL ANALYSES FROM THE LABORATORIES OF THE UNITED
STATES GEOLOGICAL SURVEY 1880 TO 1903 USGS Bulletin #220 front wp with stamps
some wear, rear wrap lacking cloth tape along spine, contents vg, 119 pp. of whole rock
analyses from many classic mining districts.                                   
                                                                         Price: $15.00              (stock#USGSB220)
 
Clarke F. W. 1904 ANALYSES OF ROCKS FROM THE LABORATORY OF THE UNITED
STATES GEOLOGICAL SURVEY 1880-1903 USGS Bulletin #228 wps with short tear,
light stain to lower margin of contents (not bad at all) else vg copy with 375 pp. covering
whole rock analyses from many classic mining districts and other deposits of interest.   
                                                                         Price: $15.00             (stock#USGSB228)
 
Clarke F. W. 1910 ANALYSIS OF ROCKS & MINERALS FROM LABORATORY OF THE
UNITED STATES GEOLOGICAL SURVEY, 1880 TO 1908 USGS Bulletin #419 wraps with
chips to ends spine, some notations/stamp, contents vg, with 323 pp.     
                                                                   Price: $15.00                    (stock#USGSB419)
 
Clarke F. W. 1911 The DATA OF GEOCHEMISTRY (SECOND EDITION) USGS Bulletin
#4 91 wps, light wear, vg, 782 pp.                       Price: $15.00           (stock#USGSB491)
 
Davidson D. F. 1960  SELENIUM IN SOME EPITHERMAL DEPOSITS OF ANTIMONY
MERCURY AND SILVER AND GOLD USGS Bull. 1112-A wps, ex-lib else vg, light wear
16 pp., 2 figs.                                              Price: $10.00                (stock#USGSB1112a)
 
Day A. L. et al. 1905 THE ISOMORPHISM AND THERMAL PROPERTIES OF FELDSPARS Carnegie
Inst., Washington, D. C. Publication #31 cloth with gilt titles as issued, ex-
Franklin Institute library with mild markings and their bookplate on front paste
down else vg copy, 95 pp., 26 plts, figs. Scarce.
                                                                         Price: $40.00                          (stock#MIN142)
 
Emmons W. H. 1917 THE ENRICHMENT OF ORE DEPOSITS USGS Bulletin #625 wps
with tear along spine, coming loose, contents vg with 530 pp. 7 plts, 29 figs.
                                                                Price: $20.00                  (stock#USGSB625)
 
Grimaldi F. S. et al. 1954  COLLECTED PAPERS ON METHODS OF ANALYSIS FOR
URANIUM AND THORIUM USGS Bull. 1006 8vo, wps, light wear, vg, 184 pp., 8 plts, 25 figs.
                                                                         Price: $14.00                 (stock#USGSB1006)
 
Hazen S. W. Jr. 1961 STATISTICAL ANALYSES OF SAMPLE DATA FOR ESTIMATING ORE
USBM Rpt. Invest. #5835 wps, fine copy.               Price: $10.00           (stock#USBMRI5835)
 
Heinen H. J. 1970 MALONONITRILE EXTRACTION OF GOLD FROM ORES USBM Rpt.
Invest. #7464 wps, vg, 11 pp., 3 figs.            Price: $10.00            (stock#USBMRI7464)          
                                                                             
Hess F. K. 1917 TUNGSTEN MINERALS AND DEPOSITS USGS Bulletin #652 wps with
some wear, short archival tape repairs to spine ends, contents vg, clean with 85 pp., 25
plts and 4 figs. The work is noted for is fine colored plates of mineral specimens and is
somewhat scarce.                                          Price: $24.00            (stock#USGSB652c1)
 
Hess F. L. 1924 MOLYBDENUM DEPOSITS USGS Bulletin #761 no wps, cloth tape on
spine, contents fine, 35 pp., plt, figs.         Price: $20.00             (stock#USGSB761)
 
Hewlett R. F. 1963 BASIC COMPUTER PROGRAM FOR COMPUTING GRADE AND
TONNAGE OF ORE USING STATISTICAL AND POLYGONAL METHODS USBM  Rpt.
Invest. #6292 wps light wear, fine copy.       Price: $8.00           (stock#USBMRI6292)
 
Hewlett R. F. 1964 APPLICATION OF SIMULATION IN EVALUATING LOW GRADE
MINERAL DEPOSITS USBM Rpt. Invest. #6501 wps, vg, 62 pp., 74 figs. 
                                                  Price: $10.00                            (stock#USBMRI6501) 
 
Hillebrand W. F. 1900 SOME PRINCIPLES AND METHODS OF ROCK ANALYSIS USGS
Bulletin #176 wps loose with some wear, contents good with 114 pp., 15 figs. A classic
and still important reference on rock and mineral analysis and identification procedures.
                                                                    Price: $15.00               (stock#USGSB176)
 
Kelly K. K. 1937  CONTRIBUTIONS TO THE DATA ON THEORITICAL METALLURGY PART
8- METAL CARBIDES AND NITRIDES USBM Bull. 407 8vo, wraps with tear, contents with
light wear, vg, 66 pp.                                           Price: $14.00               (stock#USBMB407)
 
Kemp J. F. 1901 THE ROLE OF IGNEOUS ROCKS IN THE FORMATION OF VEINS authors
edition offprint AIME Trans. light wear, vg copy, 29 pp. A classic report.
                                                                           Price: $10.00                   (stock#MC029)
 
Kemp J. F. 1906 PROBLEM OF METALIFEROUS VEINS offprint from Econ. Geol. no
wraps else minor chips, overall good copy, 20 pp.     Price: $10.00         (stock#MC030)
 
Klepper M. R. and Wyant D. G. 1957 NOTES ON THE GEOLOGY OF URANIUM USGS
Bull. 1046-F 8vo, wps, fine, 70 pp.            Price: $10.00              (stock#USGSB1046f)
 
Koster J. et al. 1935 PROGRESS REPORTS – METALLURGICAL DIVISION PT 13-
ELECTROMETALLURGICAL INVESTIGATIONS USBM Rpt. Invest. #3322 wps with
wear, stamp, contents good, clean with 64 pp., 4 figs.                                 
                                                                     Price: $10.00            (stock#USBMRI3322)
 
Kotell S. and Faber J. H. 1960 AN ECONOMIC STUDY OF THE HOT CARBONATE
PROCESS FOR REMOVING CARBON DIOXIDE USBM IC #7952 wps, vg, 10 pp.,
3 figs.                                          Price: $10.00                  (stock#USBMIC7952)
 
Kragten J. 1978  ATLAS OF METAL-LIQUID EQUILIBRIA IN AQUEOUS SOLUTION
NY: J. Wiley & Sons tall 8vo, ex-lib, some wear, contents vg, 781 pp. + figs. Now
scarce.                                                Price: $24.00               (stock#MC031)
 
Marden J. W. and Rich M. N. 1921 INVESTIGATION OF ZIRCONIUM WITH ESPECIAL
REFERENCE TO THE METAL AND OXIDE USBM Bulletin #186 wps with corner tear
else light wear, vg, 152 pp., 2 plts, 3 figs.   Price: $20.00             (stock#USBMB186)
 
Nininger R. D. 1954 MINERALS FOR ATOMIC ENERGY New York: Van Nostrand, publ.]
cloth, light wear, vg, 367 pp., figs, maps.              Price: $20.00               (stock#MC032)
 
Peters E. D. 1907 PRINCIPLES OF COPPER SMELTING cloth, short tear to top of spine
cover else light wear, ex-AIME Library copy with institutional bookplate, contents vg,
612 pp., some fold out plates, figs.                   Price: $40.00                 (stock#MC033)
 
Posepny F. 1902 GENESIS OF ORE DEPOSITS [AIME, publisher] original cloth, hinges
cracked but Boards holding well enough, contents vg with 806 pp., figs. A classic
text.                                                           Price: $35.00                (stock#MC056)
 
Shawe D. R. and Bernold S. 1966 BERYLLIUM CONTENT OF VOLCANIC ROCKS USGS
Bull. #1214-C 8vo, wps, light wear, 11 pp., 7 plts.           
                                                                       Price: $8.00                 (stock#USGSB1214c)
 
Short M. N. 1940 MICROSCOPIC DETERMINATION OF THE ORE MINERALS USGS
Bulletin #914 8vo, wraps with tears to paper spine cover, contents vg, 314 pp., 14
plts, 33 figs                                                  Price: $20.00              (stock#USGSB914)
 
Tuttle O. F. and Bowen N. L. 1958  ORIGIN OF GRANITE IN LIGHT OF EXPERIMENTAL
STUDIES Geol. Soc. Memoir #74 8vo, gilt title, blank end papers with foxing/blotches
else clean, 153 pp., 6 plts, 67 figs.                 Price: $15.00                (stock#GSAM74)
 
Uytenbogaardt W. and Burke E. A. J.  1972 TABLES FOR MICROSCOPIC IDENTIFICATION
 OF ORE MINERALS tall 8vo, cloth with dust jacket, vg, 430 pp.  
                                                                             Price: $25.00               (stock#MC034)
 
Uytenbogaardt W. and Burke E. A. J.  1972 TABLES FOR MICROSCOPIC IDENTIFICATION
OF ORE MINERALS no dust jacket, ex-lib else vg, 430 pp.   Price: $20.00      (stock#MC035)
 
Wells R. C. 1916 THE FRACTIONAL PRECIPITATION OF SOME ORE-FORMING
COMPOUNDS AT MODERATE TEMPERATURES USGS Bulletin #609 wps with small
corner tear at rear else mild ex-lib copy with contents fine,  46 pp., 2 figs.         
                                                                   Price: $15.00               (stock#USGSB609)
 
Wells R. C. 1925 CHEMISTRY OF DEPOSITION OF NATIVE COPPER FROM
ASCENDING SOLUTIONS USGS Bulletin #778 wps, light wear, vg, 71 pp., 2 figs.
                                                                  Price: $24.00             (stock#USGSB778)
 


MINING- TECHNICAL, PROCEDURES, SAFTEY,
ENVIRONMENTAL, LEGALITIES
 
 
 

Babcock C. O. 1974 A GEOMETRIC METHOD FOR THE PREDICTION OF STRESSES
IN INCLUSIONS OREBODIES AND MINING SYSTEMS USBM Rpt. Invest. #7838 wps
vg copy, 35 pp., 16 figs.                Price: $10.00           (stock#USBMRI7838)
 
Becker R. M. 1963 SOME GENERALIZED PROBABILITY DISTRIBUTIONS WITH
SPECIAL REFERENCE TO THE MINERAL INDUSTRIES PART 1- SAMPLING TO
n ITEMS PER SAMPLE USBM Rpt. Invest. #6239 wps, fine copy.                  
                                                                 Price: $8.00            (stock#USBMRI6239)
 
#7998  Brinkley R. F. and van Dolah R. W. 1961 RESEARCH AND TECHNOLOGIC
WORK ON EXPLOSIVES, EXPLOSIONS, AND FLAMES: FISCAL YEARS 1955 AND 1956
wps, light wear, vg, 31 pp.    Price: $10.00     (stock#USBMC7998)
 
#7999  Brinkley R. F. and van Dolah R. W. 1961 RESEARCH AND TECHNOLOGIC
WORK ON EXPLOSIVES, EXPLOSIONS, AND FLAMES: FISCAL YEARS 1957 AND 1958
wps, light wear, vg, 30 pp.    Price: $10.00        (stock#USBMC7999)
 
#8000  Brinkley R. F. and van Dolah R. W. 1961 RESEARCH AND TECHNOLOGIC
WORK ON EXPLOSIVES, EXPLOSIONS, AND FLAMES: FISCAL YEAR 1959
wps, light
wear, vg, 35 pp.           Price: $10.00             (stock#USBMC8000)
 
Brown B. C. et al. 1950 SOME INNOVATIONS IN EQUIPMENT FOR SCALING
HIGH ROOFS AND MINE WALLS USBM Rpt. Invest. #4739 wps, vg, 11 pp., 12 figs.
                                                             Price: $8.00                (stock#USBMRI4739)
 
Brunot H. B. 1951 PERMISSIBLE MINE EQUIPMENT APPROVED DURING THE
CALENDER YEAR 1950 USBM IC#7606 wps vg copy.             
                                                                   Price: $8.00         (stock#USBMIC7606)
 
Cash F. E. and Bernewitz H. W. von METHODS COSTS AND SAFETY IN STRIPPING
AND MINING COAL COPPER ORE IRON ORE BAUXITE AND PEBBLE PHOSPHATE
USBM Bulletin 298 wps light wear, vg, 275 pp., 120 figs.             
                                                                      Price: $15.00                (stock#USBMB298)
 
Durkin J. and Greenfield R. J. 1981 EVALUATION OF THE SEISMIC SYSTEM FOR
LOCATING TRAPPED MINERS USBM Rpt. Invest. #8567 wps light wear, vg,  55 pp.
31 figs.                                                Price: $10.00               (stock#USBMRI8567)
 
Gardner E. D. 1930 UNDERCUT BLOCK CAVING METHOD OF MINING IN WESTERN
COPPER MINES USBM IC #6350 light wear, vg, 44 pp., 35 figs.  
                                                                       Price: $20.00          (stock#USBMIC6350)
 
Gardner E. D. and Johnson C. H. 1934  MINING AND MILLING PRACTICES AT
SMALL GOLD MINES USBM IC #6800 light wear, vg, 71 pp., 14 figs.  
                                              Price: $24.00                         (stock#USBMIC6800)
 
Gleim E. J. and Lee F. R. 1960 PERMISSIBLE MINE EQUIPMENT APPROVED
DURING 1957-1958 USBM IC #7957 wps, light wear, fine, 27 pp.   
                                                         Price: $10.00              (stock#USBMIC7957)
 
Hanna N. E. 1962 ACTIVE LIST OF PERMISSIBLE EXPLOSIVES AND BLASTING
DEVICES APPROVED BEFORE FEBRUARY 28, 1961 USBM IC #8087 wps, light
wear, vg, 10 pp.                                   Price: $8.00              (stock#USBMIC8087)
 
Harrington D. J. and East J. H. Jr. 1947 DIESEL EQUIPMENT IN UNDERGROUND
MINING USBM IC#7406 wps with stamp blacked out else vg. 
                                                                  Price: $15.00          (stock#USBMIC7406)
 
Horton F. W. 1916 MOLYBDENUM ITS ORES AND THEIR CONCENTRATION USBM
Bulletin 111 wps light wear, 132 pp., 18 plts, 2 figs. Scarce.    
                                                                Price: $20.00              (stock#USBMB111)
 
Jackson C. F. and John B. 1932 SAMPLING AND ESTIMATION OF ORE DEPOSITS
USBM Bulletin 356 wps light wear, vg copy, 155 pp., 35 figs.   
                                                                 Price: $24.00            (stock#USBMB356)
 
Jones G. W. and Scott G. S. 1947 EXTINCTION OF ISOBUTANE FLAMES BY
CARBON DIOXIDE AND NITROGEN USBM Rpt. Invest. #4095 wps with stamp
crossed out else good, 9 pp., 2 figs.        Price: $8.00         (stock#USBMRI4095)
 
Kearns R. A. and Lee F. R. 1961 PERMISSIBLE MINE EQUIPMENT APPROVED
DURING 1959-1960 USBM IC #8070 wps, light wear, vg, 20 pp.  
                                                             Price: $14.00              (stock#USBMIC8070)
 
Klinefelter T. A. 1946 EVALUATION OF SOME BINDERS FOR USE IN PELLETIZING
SLIMES USBM Rpt. Invest. #3846 wps with stamps else vg, 13 pp., 1 fig.      
                                                                  Price: $10.00              (stock#USBMRI3846)
 
Leighton F. and Blake W. 1970 ROCK NOISE SOURCE LOCATION TECHNIQUES
USBM Rpt. Invest. #7432 wps, vg, 18 pp., 3 figs.       
                                                         Price: $10.00                    (stock#USBMRI7432)
 
Lepper C. M. 1981 GUIDELINES FOR SELECTING SEISMIC DETECTORS FOR HIGH
RESOLUTION APPLICATIONS USBM Rpt. Invest. #8599 wps, light wear, vg
                                                       Price: $8.00             (stock#USBMRI8599)
 
McElroy G. E. 1933 ENGINEERING FACTORS IN THE VENTILATION OF METAL
MINES USBM Bulletin 385 wps with stamp, light wear, vg, 196 pp., 68 figs.
                                                         Price: $20.00               (stock#USBMB385)
 
McQuiston and Shoemaker 1981 GOLD AND SILVER CYANIDIZATION PLANT
PRACTICE VOL. 2 cloth light wear, vg, 263 pp., figs. Scarce.   
                                                      Price: $40.00                   (stock#MC036)
 
Manning V. H. 1919 EXPERIMENT STATIONS OF THE BUREAU OF MINES
USBM Bulletin 175 wps light wear, crease to lower pp. margins else vg, 106
pp., 29 plts, 2 figs.              Price: $15.00            (stock#USBMB175)
 
Mantell C. L. 1948 TIN (2nd ed.) cloth, signature on fep else vg, 573 pp.,
figs.                             Price: $25.00          (stock#MC054)
 
Moor C. G. 1928 TIN MINING [London, Pitman & Sons, publ.] cloth with tear
along gutter, stamp else vg, 171 pp., figs.   Price: $20.00   (stock#MC055)
 
Munroe C. E. 1921 REGULATION OF EXPLOSIVES IN THE UNITED STATES
USBM Bulletin 198 wps light wear, vg, 45 pp.                      
                                                              Price: 10.00           (stock#USBMB198)
 
Paone J. et al. 1974 LAND UTILIZATION AND RECLAIMATION IN THE MINING
INDUSTRY 1930-71 USBM IC #8642 wps with owner name else vg, 61 pp., 51 figs.
                                                     Price: $10.00                   (stock#USBMIC8642)
 
Pugilese J. H. et al. 1979 QUARRYING NEAR URBAN AREAS- AN AID TO PREMINE
PLANNING USBM IC #8804 wps light wear, vg, 49 pp., 6 figs.
                                                                  Price: $10.00                   (stock#USBMIC8804)
 
Rad P. F. and Schmidt, R. L. 1973 TUNNELING MACHINE RESEARCH DEVELOPMENT
OF AN EXPERIMENTAL FULL SCALE RESEARCH ROCK CUTTING DEVICE USBM Rpt.
Invest. #7787 wps, vg, 18 pp., 12 figs.
                                                                       Price: $8.00                    (stock#USBMRI7787)
 
Rutledge J. J. and Hall C. 1912 THE USE OF PERMISSIBLE EXPLOSIVES USBM Bulletin
10 wps with stamp crossed out, spine repairs with cloth tape, contents vg, 34 pp., 5 plts
4 figs.                                                Price: $10.00               (stock#USBMB10)
 
Sharp W. R. 1974 DESIGN OF AN UNDERGROUND MINE LAYOUT USBM Rpt. Invest.
#7828 wps, light wear, vg, 45 pp., 8 figs.      Price: $10.00           (stock#USBMRI7828)
 
Stahl R. W. 1959 FIREFIGHTING FACILITIES AT COAL MINES COMPARED WITH THOSE
AT OTHER INDUSTRIAL PLANTS USBM IC #7931 wps, light wear, vg, 12 pp., 3 figs.  
                                                                      Price: $8.00               (stock#USBMIC7931)
 
Thompson J. W. 1918 ABSTRACTS OF CURRENT DECISIONS ON MINES AND MINING
USBM Bulletin 126 wps light wear, vg, 90 pp    Price: $10.00             (stock#USBMB126)
 
Thompson J. W. 1918 ABSTRACTS OF CURRENT DECISIONS ON MINES AND MINING
USBM Bulletin 163 wps light wear, vg, 147 pp.  Price: $15.00             (stock#USBMB163)
 
USBM Staff 1960 TENTATIVE SAFETY RECOMMENDATIONS FOR FILED MIXED
AMMONIUM NITRATE BLASTING AGENTS USBM IC # 7988 wps, light wear, vg, 12 pp.
                                                                      Price: $8.00             (stock#USBMIC7988)
 
USBM Staff 1970 MINE WATER RESEARCH PLANT DESIGN AND COST ESTIMATES
FOR LIMESTONE TREATMENT USBM Rpt. Invest. # 7368 wps, vg, 13 pp., 1 fig.  
                                                                    Price: $8.00              (stock#USBMRI7368)
 
Weld C. M. et al. MANGANESE – USES PREPARATION MINING COSTS AND
PRODUCTION OF FERRO-ALLOYS USBM Bulletin 173 wps, light wear, vg copy,
209 pp., 13 figs.                                      Price: $20.00              (stock#USBMB173)
 
Wells  J. H. 1969 PLACER EXAMINATION 4to, wps with old tape along spine, some
external Wear contents vg, 155 pp. + figs.         Price: $20.00               (stock#MC037)  
 
Wilson H. M. and Rice G. S. 1912 FIRST NATIONAL MINE SAFETY DEMONSTATION
USBM Bulletin 44 wps light wear, vg, 75 pp., 7 plts, 4 figs.   
                                                                            Price: $14.00         (stock#USBMB044)
 
 
 
 
MINING- REGIONAL DEPOSITS AND ECONOMICS
(Note- See listings for specific States/Regions for many more titles)
 
 
 
Adams G. I. et al. 1904 GYPSUM DEPOSITS OF THE UNITED STATES USGS Bulletin #223 no wps
contents clean, vg copy with much on gypsum and related minerals from California New
York Michigan and elsewhere. With 129 pp., 21 plts, 32 figs. Scarce.
                                                                                   Price: $20.00            (stock#USGSB223)
 
Avery R. B. et al. 1958  SELECTED ANNOTATED BIBLIOGRAPHY OF ASBESTOS RESOURCES
IN THE UNITED STATES AND CANADA USGS Bulletin 1019-L 8vo, wps, vg 49 pp. 
                                                                               Price: $5.00           (stock#USGSB1019l)
 
Barnes P. 1885 THE PRESENT TECHNICAL CONDITION OF THE STEEL INDUSTRY IN
THE UNITED STATES USGS Bull. #25 wps with marginal chips and small label else
vg copy, clean, 85 pp.                                       Price: $16.00       (stock#USGSB25)
 
Bastin E. S. 1910 ECONOMIC GEOLOGY OF FELDSPAR DEPOSITS OF THE UNITED
STATES USGS Bulletin #420 no front wrp, light stain to margin but still g+ copy, 85
pp., 8 plts.                                        Price: $24.00       (stock#USGSB420)
 
Berliner J. F. T. POTASH BIBLIOGRAPHY TO 1928 (ANNOTATED) USBM Bulletin
327 wps light wear, vg,  578 pp.               Price: $15.00            (stock#USBMB327)

Carr M. S. and Dutton C. E. 1959  IRON ORE RESOURCES OF THE UNITED
STATES INCLUDING ALASKA AND PUERTO RICO USGS Bulletin 1082-C, 8vo
wps, light wear, signed by Dutton 134 pp., 1 plt, 1 fig.               
                                                           Price: $10.00                (stock#USGSB1082c)
 
Cornwall H. R. 1966  NICKEL DEPOSITS OF NORTH AMERICA USGS Bull. 1223
8vo in wps, light wear, vg, 62 pp., 1 fig. with State by State mining district
commentary.                                         Price: $8.00              (stock#USGSB1223)
 
Dale T. N. et al. 1914 SLATE IN THE UNITED STATES USGS Bulletin # 586 wps
with light+ wear, bound by archival cloth tape, contents clean and vg, 220 pp.,
26 plts, 18 figs. Scarce.                         Price: $22.00             (stock#USGSB586)
 
Davis E. W. 1964  PIONEERING WITH TACONITE dust jacket with some wear
else vg, 246 pp., figs, Much on the Mesabi Range of Minnesota.    
                                                                          Price: $15.00           (MC038)
 
Dean B. G. 1960  SELECTED ANNOTATED BIBLIOGRAPHY OF THE GEOLOGY
OF URANIUM BEARING VEINS IN THE UNITED STATES USGS Bull. 1059-G wps
with stamps, ex-lib, vg, 114 pp., 1 plt.                                   
                                                      Price: $10.00                     (stock#USGSB1059g)
 
Douglas R. J. W. (ed.) 1972 GEOLOGY AND ECONOMIC MINERALS OF CANADA
4to, massive vol and map case. With 838 pp., numerous figs, 12 maps and
charts. A monumental work and with light wear, vg to fine copy.              
                                                                                 Price: $75.00            (CAN010)
 
Drake H. J. 1978 SILVER Minerals Commodity Profiles Dept. Interior 4to, wps
with stamps else vg.                              Price: $8.00          (stock#MC1035)
 
Dubie J. F. 1931 CORONADO’S CHILDREN – TALES OF LOST MINES AND BURIED
TREASURE OF THE SOUTHWEST 8vo, dust jacket with short tears else vg, 367
pp., figs.                                              Price: $25.00                      (stock#MC039)
 
Fischer R. P. and Ohl J. P. 1970  BIBLIOGRAPHY ON THE GEOLOGY AND
RESOURCES OF VANADIUM TO 1968 USGS Bull. #1316 8vo, fine copy, 168
pp.                                    Price: $10.00            (stock#USGSB1316)
 
Gale H. S. 1912 NITRATE DEPOSITS USGS Bulletin #523 rear wp with corner
tear else fine, 36 pp., 2 plts, 2 figs.       Price: $14.00        (stock#USGSB523)
 
Gunning H. C. 1956 THE TECTONIC HISTORY AND MINERAL DEPOSITS OF
THE WESTERN CORDILLERA [Canadian Inst. Mining Metallurgy, Special
Volume #8] 4to, cloth light wear, vg, 353 pp., figs.                         
                                                            Price: $25.00               (stock#MC040)
 
Gwinn G. R. 1951 DOMESTIC MICA USBM IC #7617 wps light wear, vg. 
                                              Price: $10.00             (stock#USBMIC7617)
 
Hatcher H. 1950 A CENTURY OF IRON AND MEN dust jacket with some wear else vg, 295
pp., 24 plts, much on Minnesota and Wisconsin iron mining.
                                                                                Price: $15.00                 (stock#MC041)
     
Hibbard W. R. 1967 POTENTIAL SOURCES OF ALUMINUM USBM IC #8335 wps light
wear, vg, 148 pp., 37 figs.                       Price: 10.00                (stock#USBMIC8335)
 
Hollenbeck R. P. 1967 FLUORSPAR IN THE EASTERN UNITED STATES USBM IC
#8339 wps, light wear, fine copy, 35 pp., 11 figs.      
                                                          Price: $15.00               (stock#USBMIC#8339)
 
International Geological Congress 1956 (published 1959) GEOLOGIA APLICADA
A LA INGENIERIA Y A LA MINERA wps light wear, vg, 434 pp., figs, with
substantial papers on various mineral Deposits and mining districts in Europe,
Africa, the Middle East and elsewhere.
                                                                     Price: $20.00                (stock#MC042)
 
Johnson J. L. (ed.) 1987 BULK MINEABLE PRECIOUS METAL DEPOSITS OF THE
WESTERN UNITED STATES:1987 SYMPOSIUM, GUIDEBOOK FOR FIELD TRIPS
wps light wear, ex-lib else vg, 418 pp., figs.      Price: $25.00            (stock#MC043)
  
Kirkemo H. et al. 1960  INVESTIGATIONS OF MOLYBDENUM DEPOSITS IN THE
CONTERMINOUS UNITED STATES 1942-60 USGS Bull. 1182-E 8vo, wps, light wear,
vg, 90 pp., 7 plts, 16 figs.                      Price: $15.00                (stock#USGSB1182e)
 
Ladoo R. B. 1923 FLUORSPAR MINING IN THE WESTERN STATES USBM Rpt.
Invest. #3480 no wps, light wear, vg, 35 pp., 7 figs.          
                                                       Price: $20.00                    (stock#USBMRI3480)
 
Leith C. K. 1938 MINERAL VALUATIONS OF THE FUTURE AIME Series 8vo in cloth
priv. ownership bookplate else fine, 116 pp.    Price: $10.00           (stock#MC045)
 
McKelvey V. E. 1967  PHOSPHATE DEPOSITS USGS Bull. 1252-D, ex-lib else vg,
21 pp., 2 figs.                                          Price: $8.00              (stock#USGSB1252d) 
 
McInnis W. 1957 MOLYBDENUM A MATERIALS SURVEY USBM IC#7784 wps with
light wear else vg, 77 pp., 15 figs.               Price: $10.00         (stock#USBMIC7784)
 
Marsh S. P. et al. (eds.) 1984  WILDERNESS MINERAL POTENTIAL – ASSESSMENT
OF MINERAL RESOURCE POTENTIAL IN U. S. FOREST SERVICE LANDS USGS
Prof. Paper 1300 royal 4to in cloth, fine clean copy with light wear, 550 pp., 160
figs.; coverage of Western Mining States.                              
                                                         Price: $30.00                           (stock#PP1300pt1)
 
Mentch R. L. and Lansche A. M. 1959 CADMIUM A MATERIALS SURVEY USBM
IC#7881 wps with stamp blacked out else vg, 43 pp., 4 figs.  
                                                       Price: $8.00                          (stock#USBMIC7881)
 
Metcalf F. W. 1941 MARKETING FELDSPAR USBM IC#7184 wps with stamp
blacked out else vg, 13 pp.                 Price: $10.00            (stock#USBMIC7184)
 
Institution of Mining and Metallurgy 1986 MINING LATIN AMERICA 4to, printed
boards, ex-lib else light wear, vg, 441 pp., figs.      Price: $30.00      (stock#SA101)
 
Mosier D. L. 1985  GEOLOGIC AND GRADE-TONNAGE INFORMATION ON TERTIARY
EPITHERMAL PRECIOUS AND  BASE METAL VEIN DEPOSITS USGS Bull. 1666 4to,
wps, fine, 39 pp., 24 figs.                             Price: $8.00                  (stock#USGSB1166)
 
Payne H. M. 1931 THE UNDEVELOPED MINERAL RESOURCES OF THE SOUTH
[American Mining Congress, publisher] cloth, spine lightly faded else light wear,
vg, 368 pp., figs. With State by State assessment of mineral deposits for the
Southern United States.                                Price: $30.00         (stock#MC1038)
 
Ohmoto M. and Skinner B. J. 1983  THE KUROKO AND RELATED VOLCANOGENIC
MASSIVE SULFIDE DEPOSITS 4to, cloth, fine copy, 604 pp. + figs.
                                                                       Price: $35.00                (stock#MC1037)
 
Norton J. J. and McKenney S. 1955  LITHIUM RESOURCES OF NORTH AMERICA
USGS Bull. 1027-G 8vo, wps, vg, 26 pp., 1 fig.    Price: $8.00        (stock#USGSB1027g)
 
Robie E. H. 1959 ECONOMICS OF MINERAL INDUSTRIES (AIME publisher) cloth, light
wear vg copy, 755 pp., figs.                    Price: $20.00          (stock#MC046)
 
Robie E. H. 1964 ECONOMICS OF MINERAL INDUSTRIES (2nd ed., AIME publisher)
cloth, light wear vg copy, 787 pp., figs.         Price: $20.00           (stock#MC047)
 
Royal Ontario Nickel Commission – REPORT AND APPENDIX 1917 4to, cloth as
issued, light+ exterior wear, contents vg, 584 pp., + 200+ pp. of appendices, figs,
good to very good, solid copy and a must have for anyone interested in the mining
history and minerals of the Sudbury region.       Price: $80.00            (RONTNickel)
 
Quebec Bureau of Mines 1927 GEOLOGICAL SKETCH AND ECONOMIC MINERALS
OF THE PROVINCE OF QUEBEC 8vo, wps with stamps, vg except coming loose,
contents fine, 92 pp., frontis and panorama fold out in front, 2 folding maps, 17
plts. Rare.                                                Price: $75.00             (stock#CAN10)
 
Sanford S. and Stone R. W. 1914 USEFUL MINERALS OF THE UNITED STATES
USGS Bulletin #585 wps with small chips corner tear, contents vg with 250 pp.                  
                                                             Price: $22.00               (stock#USGSB585)
 
Schaller W. T. 1911 MINERALOGICAL NOTES SERIES 1 USGS Bulletin #490
wraps with small chips to margins else vg, 109 pp., 14 figs. On diverse mineral
occurrences.                                        Price: $15.00             (stock#USGSB490)
 
Schaller W. T. 1912 MINERALOGICAL NOTES, SERIES 2 USGS Bulletin #509
wps with Charles Mook’s stamp, vg copy, 115 pp., 1 plt, 5 figs.  
                                                     Price: $16.00                   (stock#USGSB509)
 
Schlegal D. M. 1957 GEM STONES OF THE UNITED STATES  wps/FEP with
stamps, soiled spot else light wear, vg copy, 51 pp.       
                                                         Price: $14.00                (stock#USGSB1042G)
 
Schroeder H. J. 1979 COPPER Minerals Commodity Profiles, Dept. of Interior
4top, wps, fine copy.                               Price: $8.00            (stock#MC1036)
 
Skow M. L. 1962 MICA – A MATERIALS SURVEY USBM IC #8125 wps, vg copy,
240 pp., 27 figs.                              Price: $15.00            (stock#USBMIC8125)
 
Snell F. P. and Biffen F. M. 1964 COMMERICAL METHODS OF ANALYSIS (2nd
ed.) cloth, light wear, vg copy, 751 pp., figs.    Price: $20.00         (stock#MC048)
 
Thiebaut L. 1952 RECHERCHE ET ETUDE ECONOMIQUE DES GITES
METALLIFERES 2nd ed. 4to,cloth, light fraying to spine, overall light
wear, contents vg, ex-lib, 726 pp., many figs.                               
                                                     Price: $30.00                (stock#MC1034)
 
Thomson J. E. 1969 A DISCUSSION OF SUDBURY GEOLOGY AND SULPHIDE
DEPOSITS Ontario Dept. Mines Misc. Paper #30 4to, wps with stamp else light
wear, vg, 22 pp., figs.                          Price: $15.00           (stock#ODMMISC30)
 
Tyler P. M. 1950 ECONOMIC IMPORTANCE OF PEGMATITES USBM IC#7550
wps with stamp blacked out else vg, 57 pp. figs.      
                                             Price: $14.00                          (stock#USBMIC7550)
 
USBM Staff 1937 MINERAL RAW MATERIALS cloth, ex-lib, vg, 342 pp., figs.
                                     Price: $24.00                          (stock#USBMnonser01)
 
USBM Staff 1956 MINERAL FACTS AND PROBLEMS USBM Bull. #556 8vo,
cloth light wear vg, 1042 pp., figs.      Price: $20.00        (stock#USBMB556)
 
USBM Staff 1965 MERCURY POTENTIAL OF THE UNITED STATES USBM
IC #8252 wps, light wear, vg, 376 pp., 16 figs.              
                                   Price: $10.00                                (stock#USBMIC8252)
 
USBM staff 1970 MINERAL FACTS AND PROBLEMS USBM Bull. 650 thick
8vo, cloth, 1291 pp., figs.           Price: $20.00                (stock#USBMB650)
 
USBM Staff 1986 MINERALS YEARBOOK 1985 VOLUME 1- METALS AND
MINERALS USBM Bull. #675 8vo, cloth, ex-lib else vg, 1,104 pp.
                                                 Price: $24.00                 (stock#USBMB675)
 
Veatch A. C. and Fisher W. L. 1911 MINING LAWS OF AUSTRALIA AND
NEW ZEALAND USGS Bulletin #505 light wear, vg, 180 pp. and much
discussion and comparison of United States Australia and New Zealand
Mining Laws. A must have for historical and legal reference for the
mineral and mining industries.    Price: $20.00            (stock#USGSB505)
 
Vicker R. 1975 THE REALMS OF GOLD 8vo, cloth, dust jacket with light
wear, vg copy, 244 pp.                        Price: $14.00             (stock#MC049)
 
Waggman W. H. et al. 1950 THALLIUM USBM IC#7553 wps light wear vg, 50 pp.
                                                       Price: $10.00                  (stock#USBMIC7553)
 
Weeks A. D. and Thompson M. E. 1954  IDENTIFICATION AND OCCURRENCE
OF URANIUM AND VANADIUM MINERALS FROM THE COLORADO PLATEAU
USGS Bull. 1009-B 8vo, wps with small stamp, vg, 62 pp.           
                                                      Price: $10.00                     (stock#USGSB1009b)
 
Williams, A. Jr. 1883 GOLD AND SILVER CONVERSION TABLES, GIVING THE
COINING VALUES OF TROY OUNCES OF FINE METAL, AND THE WEIGHTS OF
FINE METAL REPRESENTED BY GIVEN SUMS OF UNITED STATES MONEY
USGS Buletin #2 no wps else vg, 8 pp.    
                                                  Price: $10.00                          (stock#USGSB002)
 
Wilson H. 1933 IRON OXIDE MINERAL PIGMENTS OF THE UNITED STATES USBM
Bulletin 370 wps with stamp else vg, 198 pp., 34 figs.  
                                                   Price: $24.00                           (stock#USBMB370)
 
Woodman J. E. 1899 STUDIES IN THE GOLD BEARING SLATES OF NOVA
SCOTIA wps, ex-lib with stamps, contents vg, 34 pp., 3 plts.  
                                                         Price: $20.00             (stock#MC1035)


 
MINING- CLASSIC VOLUMES ON INDIVIDUAL
MINING DISTRICTS AND ORE DEPOSITS
 
(Note- See listings for specific States/Regions for many more titles)

 
 
 
Anderson A. L. 1947  GEOLOGY OF THE LEAD-SILVER DEPOSITS OF THE CLARK
FORK DISTRICT, BONNER COUNTY IDAHO USGS Bulletin  #944-B wps, some
exterior wear, rear wrap loose, contents vg, 81 pp., plts, folding maps.
                                              Price: $24.00                          (stock#USGSB944B)
 
Bain H. F. 1906 ZINC AND LEAD DEPOSITS OF THE UPPER MISSISSIPPI
VALLEY USGS Bulletin #294 no wraps, spine with cloth  tape else good,
contents with light wear, clean. With 155 pp., 16 plts, 45 figs.         
                                       Price: $35.00                           (stock#USGSB294)
 
Bain H. F. and Ulrich E. O. 1905 THE COPPER DEPOSITS OF MISSOURI
USGS Bulletin #267 archival wps contents vg, 52 pp.,  1 plt, 2 figs. With much
focus on the Ste. Genevieve and Shannon County mines including Mine La
Motte & Sullivan Mines.                 Price: $24.00             (Stock#USGSB267)
 
Bancroft H. and Lindgren W.  1914  THE ORE DEPOSITS OF NORTHEASTERN
WASHINGTON INCLUDING A SECTION ON THE REPUBLIC  MINING DISTRICT
USGS Bulletin #550 wps, ex- lib, chips to paper spine ends, contents vg, 215
pp 19 plts 26 figs.                     Price: $35.00                (stock#USGSB550)
 
Barrell J. 1907 GEOLOGY OF THE MARYSVILLE MINING DISTRICT MONTANA
U. S. Geological Survey Professional Paper #57 cloth, spine cover with split
along gutter with front board else ex-lib with bookplate and stamp else contents
vg, text otherwise clean with 178 pp., 16 plates including 2 fold out pocket maps
bound in at rear, 9 figs. Good copy.             Price: $60.00              (stock#Npp57)
 
Bastin E. S. 1910 ECONOMIC GEOLOGY OF FELDSPAR DEPOSITS OF THE
UNITED STATES USGS Bulletin #420 no wps, contents vg, 85 pp., 8 plts. Much
on pegmatite deposits.                         Price: $24.00              (stock#USGSB420)
 
Bastin E. S. et al. 1916 PRELIMINARY REPORT ON THE ECONOMIC GEOLOGY
OF GILPEN COUNTY USGS Bull. # 620-M 8vo, archival wps, light wear, vg, 29
pp., 3 plts, one of which is folding map.               
                                                     Price: $15.00                   (stock#USGSB620M)
 
Bayley W. S. 1900 THE MENOMINEE IRON BEARING DISTRICT OF MICHIGAN
U. S. Geological Survey Monograph #46 original cloth, scuffing to boards, light
creasing and strain to spine cloth, book plate on paste down, hinges cracked
but  boards holding, contents with light bump to lower outer most corner else
clean and very good. With 513 pp., 43 plts  including pocket map, 54 figs.
Overall a good solid copy.                      Price: $40.00             (stock#Nm46)
 
Brooks A. H. 1902 PRELIMINARY REPORT ON THE KETCHIKAN MINING
DISTRICT ALASKA WITH AN INTRODUCTORY SKETCH OF THE GEOLOGY
OF SOUTHEASTERN ALASKA USGS Prof. Paper #1 no wps else vg, 120 pp.
2 plts. Scarce.                               Price: $45.00                 (stock#PP001c1)
 
Calkins F. C. et al. 1943 GEOLOGY AND ORE DEPOSITS OF THE COTTONWOOD-
AMERICAN FORK AREA UTAH USGS Prof. Paper #201text vol. with wps, some
wear, contents vg; Plate vol. slip case with wear, tape repairs. Maps are vg to fine
with stamps on blank verso, 152 pp., 51 plts, 8 figs. Scarce to find complete with
all maps, which are usually lacking.               Price: $90.00            (stock#PP201)
 
Capps S. R. 1909 THE PLEISTOCENE GEOLOGY OF THE LEADVILLE
QUADRANGLE COLORADO USGS Bulletin #386 no wps, spine with cloth tape,
contents clean and vg, 99 pp., 8 plts, 16 figs.,complete with the scarce map
for which the volume is sought.           Price: $30.00          (stock#USGSB386)
 
Capps S. R. 1915 THE WILLOW CREEK DISTRICT ALASKA USGS Bulletin
#607 light wear, vg, 86 pp., plts, figs and 2 folding maps in rear pocket.
                                                  Price: $45.00               (stock#USGSB607)
 
Clements J. M. 1903 ATLAS TO ACCOMPANY MONOGRAPH XLV ON THE
VERMILLION IRON-BEARING DISTRICT OF MINNESOTA elephant folio in
original brown cloth with gilt titles, some external wear, scuff marks,
scratches, blank free end paper torn, hinges partly cracked, title page and
contents very good and clean with light corner bump. With 23 geologic and
topographic and mineral resources maps, 7 of which are folding. Overall a
good solid copy.                     Price: $100.00                  (stock#NMA45)
 
Coddard M. and Lovering T. S. 1942 NICKEL DEPOSIT NEAR GOLD HILL,
BOULDER COUNTY, COLORADO USGS Bulletin #931-O wps, ex-lib, vg, 13
pp., plt, figs.                           Price: $14.00               (stock#USGSB931O)

 
Cook D. R. (ed.) 1961 GEOLOGY OF THE BINGHAM MINING DISTRICT
AND NORTHERN OQUIRRH MOUNTAINS wps, ex-mining company library
copy with stamps, contents vg with light wear, 145 pp., 7 plts (maps and
charts) in pocket, 32 figs. A scarce  classic on one of North America's
most important copper mining districts.                                          
                                                Price: $25.00                  (stock#Nutgb16)
 
Cooper J. R. 1951 GEOLOGY OF THE TUNGSTEN ANTIMONY AND GOLD
DEPOSITS NEAR STIBINITE IDAHO USGS Bull. #969-F wps with some wear
contents vg, 45 pp., 7 plts (mostly folding maps and charts), 4 figs.     
                                                 Price: $30.00                  (stock#USGSB969f)
 
Cornwall H. R. 1964 GEOLOGY OF THE BULLFROG QUADRANGLE AND ORE
DEPOSITS RELATED TO THE BULLFROG HILLS CALDERA NYE COUNTY
NEVADA AND INYO COUNTY CALIFORNIA USGS PP-454 -J 4to, wraps, light
wear, very good with 25 pp., 9 pls, 12 figs.
                                                            Price:  $35.00                (stock#PP454J)
 
Crawford R. D. 1910 A PRELIMINARY REPORT ON THE GEOLOGY OF THE
MONARCH MINING DISTRICT CHAFFEE COUNTY COLORADO Colorado
Geol. Surv. Bulletins 1-2. 8vo in gilt cloth, rear boards with small area of
paper adhered to cloth,  signature on paste down and internally fine copy
with 78 pp., 11 plts, 3 figs; bound with Patton H. B. et al. 1910 GEOLOGY OF
THE GRAYBACK MINING DISTRICT COSTILLA COUNTY COLORADO 111
pp., 9 plates.                         Price: $50.00                   (stock#NcogsB1-2)
 
Dings M. G. and Robinson C. S. 1957 GEOLOGY AND ORE DEPOSITS OF THE GARFIELD
QUADRANGLE COLORADO
USGS Prof. Paper #289 wps with some wear, ex-lib., contents
vg, 110 pp., 15 plts and 8  figs.                       Price: $25.00                   (stock#PP289)
 
Emmons S. F. and Hayes C. W. (eds.) CONTRIBUTIONS TO ECONOMIC GEOLOGY, 1903 USGS
Bulletin #225 wps loose, ex-lib copy, contents very good with 527 pp. and diverse
reports on western and Alaskan gold mining districts as well as mineral deposits
in other parts of the United States. Contents for gold silver and copper mining
include: QUARTZ VEINS IN MAINE AND VERMONT By Smith G. O.; THE JUNEAU GOLD BELT
By Spencer A. C.; PLACER MINING IN ALASKA IN 1903 By Brooks A. H.; THE PORCUPINE
PLACER DISTRICT
by Wright C. M.; GOLD PLACERS OF THE FAIRBANKS DISTRICT By Prindle
L. M.; THE KOTZEBUE PLACER GOLD FIELD OF SEWARD PENINSULA by Moffit F. H.;
PRELIMINARY REPORT ON ORE DEPOSITS OF TONOPAH By Spurr  J. E.; ORE DEPOSITS OF THE
SILVER PEAK QUADRANGLE
By Spurr J. E.; NOTES ON THE GEOLOGY OF THE GOLDFIELDS
DISTRICT
By Spurr J. E.; REPORTED GOLD DEPOSITS OF THE WICHITA MOUNTAINS By Bain
H. F.; ORE DEPOSITS OF THE NORTHERN BLACK HILLS  By Irving J. D.; PROGRESS REPORT
ON THE PARK CITY MINING DISTRICT
By Boutwell J. M.; MINING AND MINERAL RESOURCES
IN  THE REDDING QUADRANGLE
[California] By Diller J. S. Scarce. 
                                                                  Price: $75.00                     (stock#USGSB225)
 
Emmons W. H. 1913 ENRICHMENT OF SULFIDE ORES USGS Bulletin #529 no wps, cloth
tape on spine, small corner stain to pages else contents vg, 260 pp. and a
comprehensive review of sulfide hosted mining district of the United States and
Canada including most of the classic western districts such as Bingham Utah San
Francisco Utah, Shasta California , Hedley British Columbia and more. 
                                                                Price: $25.00                    (stock#USGSB529)
 
Gair J. E. and Thaden R. E. 1968 GEOLOGY OF THE MARQUETTE AND SANDS QUADRANGLES
MARQUETTE COUNTY MICHIGAN
USGS Prof. Paper #397 4to, wps, some external wear with
small perforations on spine, contents clean and vg, 75 pp., 7 plts, 31 figs.
                                                             Price: $30.00                         (stock#PP397)
 
Glassock C. B. 1935 WAR OF THE COPPER KINGS cloth light wear, ex-lib, vg, 314 pp.
figs. focuses on the Butte Mining District of Montana.
                                                        Price: $15.00                       (stock#MC051)
 
Hayes C. W. and Lindgren W. (eds) 1909 CONTRIBUTIONS TO ECONOMIC GEOLOGY 1908 PART
1- METALS AND NON METALS EXCEPT FUELS
USGS Bulletin #580 8vo, wps with private stamp
and notation else light wear, fine copy. With 406 pp., 2 plts, 32 figs. Gold silver
and other precious metal mining contents including: NOTES ON THE ECONOMIC GEOLOGY OF
SOUTHEASTERN GUNNISON COUNTY COLORADO
By Hill, J. M.; MINERAL RESOURCES OF GRANTS
PASS QUADRANGLE AND THE BOHEMIA MINING DISTRICT  AND CRACKER CREEK GOLD DISTRICT
BAKER COUNTY OREGON
By Diller, J. S. and Others; THE TRES HERMANAS MINING DISTRICT
NEW MEXICO
By Lindgren, and more.          Price: $65.00                  (stock#USGSB380)
 
Hayes, C. W. et al. 1907 CONTRIBUTIONS TO ECONOMIC GEOLOGY 1906 PART I METALS
AND NON-METALS EXCEPT FUELS
USGS Bulletin #315 wraps with small marginal tear and
longer closed tear, spine covered by archival tape, vg copy,  505  pp., 4 plts, 20
figs and diverse contents on mining includes gold/silver reports on Silverton
Colorado, Wyoming , Washington , Copper deposits of the Hartville Uplift, Wyoming
and more.                                    Price: $55.00                      (stock#USGSB315)
 
 
Holtz P. E. and Willden R. 1964 GEOLOGY AND MINERAL DEPOSITS OF THE OSGOOD
MOUNTAINS QUADRANGLE HUMBOLDT COUNTY NEVADA
USGS Prof. Paper #431 in
brown cloth as limited issue by the Survey, fine clean copy with 128 pp., 11 plts,
19 figs and including coverage of the Getchell, Ogee , Pinson and other gold
mines including the Dutch Flat Mining District as well as known gold silver
tungsten and other precious metal and  mineral ore deposits.    
                                              Price: $40.00                   (stock#PP431)
 
Kinkel A. R. et al. 1956 GEOLOGY AND BASE METAL DEPOSITS OF WEST SHASTA COPPER
ZINC DISTRICT SHASTA COUNTY CALIFORNIA
  U. S. Geological Survey Professional
Paper #285 wraps with some wear, light wear to contents, cloth tape along
spine, with 156 pp., 21 plts and 64 figs. The pocket maps are all present.
                                                                      Price: 45.00                       (stock#Npp285)
 
Knopf A. 1912 THE EAGLE RIVER REGION SOUTHEASTERN ALASKA USGS Bulletin #502
wps rear wp loose, ex-lib, all maps present, content clean and vg, 61 pp.,
2 plts, 3 folding maps. With discussion of gold lodes and placer deposits
of the region. Scarce.                       Price: $35.00                  (stock#USGSB502)
 
Knopf A. 1918 GEOLOGY AND ORE DEPOSITS OF THE YERINGTON DISTRICT NEVADA U. S.
Geological Survey Professional Paper #114 wps with archival repair to corners
contents vg, 68 pp., 5 plts, 12 figs.                         Price: $30.00                 (stock#Npp114)
 
Knopf A. 1924 GEOLOGY AND ORE DEPOSITS OF THE ROCHESTER DISTRICT NEVADA
USGS Bulletin #762 in limited edition red cloth as issued by the Survey, a vg
copy with 78 pp., 4 plts, 5 figs.               Price: $30.00                  (stock#USGSB762)
 
Lasky S. G. 1936 GEOLOGY AND ORE DEPOSITS OF THE BAYARD AREA CENTRAL MINING
DISTRICT NEW MEXICO
USGS Bulletin #870  wps, ex-lib else vg, 144 pp., 17 plts, 21 figs.
Scarce.                                             Price: $35.00                                (stock#USGSB870)
 
Lemmon D. H. and Dorr J. V. N. 1940 TUNGSTEN DEPOSITS OF THE ATOLIA
DISTRICT, SAN BERNARDINO AND KERN COUNTIES, CALIFORNIA USGS Bulletin
#922-H wps, with signature else vg, 41  pp., 3 plts, 4 figs.
                                       Price: $15.00                              (stock#USGSB922H)
 
 
Lindgren W. and Ransome F. L. 1904 REPORT OF PROGRESS IN THE GEOLOGICAL RESURVEY
OF THE CRIPPLE CREEK DISTRICT  COLORADO
USGS Bulletin #254 no  wps, cloth tape on
spine, clean and vg copy, 36 pp.            Price: $24.00                     (stock#USGSB254)
  
Loughlin G. F. 1918 THE OXIDIZED ZINC ORES OF LEADVILLE COLORADO USGS Bulletin
#681 wraps with label, stamp else light  wear vg copy with 91 pp., 8 plts, 7
figs. Scarce.                         Price: $35.00                                 (stock#USGSB681)
 
Lovering T. S. 1940 TUNGSTEN DEPOSITS OF BOULDER COUNTY, COLORADO USGS Bulletin
#922-F wps, light wear, vg copy, 21 pp., 2 plts, 6 figs.
                                                           Price: $15.00                    (stock#USGSB922F)
 
Lyman G. D. 1934 SAGA OF THE COMSTOCK LODE 8vo, cloth, ex-lib else light wear
vg, 399 pp. + figs.                              Price: $20.00                    (stock#MC050)
 
Mendenhall W. C. and Schrader F. C. 1903 THE MINERAL RESOURCES OF THE MOUNT
WRANGALL DISTRICT ALASKA
USGS Prof. Paper #15 archival boards, vg, 71 pp.,10
plts and 5 figs. One of the hardest to find of the early USGS Prof. Papers on
Alaska gold and other precious metal mining.      
                                                    Price: $45.00                         (stock#PP015c1)
 
Mertie J. B. Jr. 1930 GEOLOGY OF THE EAGLE-CIRCLE DISTRICT ALASKA USGS
Bulletin #816 wps, ex-lib else fine, 168 pp., 12 plts including folding
maps. Scarce.                     Price: $40.00                 (stock#USGSB816)
 
Moffit F. H. 1912 HEADWATER REGIONS OF GULKANA AND SUSTINA RIVERS ALASKA
WITH ACCOUNTS OF THE VALDEZ CREEK AND  CHISTOCHINA PLACER DEPOSITS
USGS
Bulletin #498 no wps else light wear vg, folding maps bound in at rear, 82
pp.,  10plts, 9 figs.                  Price: $30.00                                (stock#USGSB498)
 
Moffit F. H. 1913 GEOLOGY OF THE NOME AND GRAND CENTRAL QUADRANGLES, ALASKA
USGS Bulletin #533 no wraps, cloth tape along spine, vg, clean copy, 140 pp.
12 plts, 12 figs.  including folding pocket maps.
                                             Price: $45.00                                    (stock#USGSB533)
 
Moffit F. H. and Mertie J. B. 1923 THE KOTSINA – KUSKULANA DISTRICT ALASKA USGS
Bulletin #745 wps, ex-lib, vg, 149 pp., 19 plts, 8 figs. including large fold
out bedrock and topographic maps  in rear pocket. Contains discussion of the
gold mining districts of the region including Benito and  Berg Creek with much
more on the Copper mining ventures. Scarce.    
                                             Price: $45.00                             (stock#USGSB745)
 
Nolan T. B. 1935 THE GOLD HILL MINING DISTRICT UTAH U. S. Geological Survey
Professional Paper #177 wraps with faded stamp, light dust soiling, some wear
contents clean and very good with 172 pp., 15 plates (including the 3 pocket
 maps), 31 figs. Scarce.                   Price: $35.00                        (stock#Npp177)
 
Page L. R. 1942 TIN AND TUNGSTEN DEPOSITS AT SILVER HILL SPOKANE COUNTY
WASHINGTON
USGS Bulletin #931-H wps, vg, 28 pp., 5 plts (mostly mine maps)
and 4 figs.                                 Price:  $15.00                  (stock#USGSB931H)

Paige S. 1924 GEOLOGY OF THE REGION AROUND LEAD SOUTH DAKOTA, AND ITS
BEARING ON THE HOMESTAKE ORE BODY
USGS Bulletin #765 wps, fine copy, 58
pp., 11 plts, 19 figs on the famous Homestake gold ore  deposit and mine
of the Black Hills region. Contains 58 pp., 11 plates, 19 figures.   
                                                    Price: $45.00                          (stock#USGSB765)
 
Park C. F. and Cannon R. S. 1943 GEOLOGY AND ORE DEPOSITS OF THE METALINE
QUADRANGLE WASHINGTON
U. S. Geological Survey Professional Paper #202 4to
wraps a bit faded, worn, rear wrap loose else contents with light wear, vg
and  complete with 6 pocket maps.       Price: $35.00               (stock#NPP202)
 
Peterson N. P. et al. 1951 GEOLOGY AND ORE DEPOSITS OF THE CASTLE DOME AREA
GILA COUNTY ARIZONA
USGS Bulletin #971 wps light wear, vg, 134 pp., 9 plts
(mostly folding maps in pocket), 9 figs.       Price: $25.00              (stock#USGSB971)
 
Prindle L. M. 1913 A GEOLOGICAL RECONNAISSANCE OF THE CIRCLE QUADRANGLE,
ALASKA
USGS Bulletin #538 wps, ex-lib else vg, 82 pp., 13 plts, 2 figs.
Scarce.                                      Price: $45.00                     (stock#USGSB538)
 
Prindle L. M. et al. 1908 THE FAIRBANKS & RAMPART QUADRANGLES YUKON -
TANANA REGION, ALASKA WITH A SECTION ON THE  RAMPART PLACERS AND A PAPER
ON THE WATER SUPPLY OF THE FAIRBANKS REGION
USGS Bulletin #337 wps with
corner tear, spine done with archival cloth tape, contents vg and clean,
102 pp., 5 plts, 3 figs.                     Price: $40.00                    (stock#USGSB337)

Ransome F. L. 1904 THE GEOLOGY AND ORE DEPOSITS OF THE BISBEE QUADRANGLE
ARIZONA
By Ransome F. L. (1904) USGS Prof. Paper #21, with 168 pp., 29 plts
4 figs (including the folding pocket maps bound in); bound with RECONNAISSANCE
IN NORTHERN ALASKA
By Schrader and Peters (1904), USGS Prof. Paper #20 with
139 pp., 6 plts, 4 figs; and and FOREST CONDITIONS IN THE SAN FRANCISCO
MOUNTAINS ARIZONA
by Leibert J. B. et al. (1904) USGS Prof. Paper #22, with
95 pp., 7 plates (including pocket maps bound in).    
                                                            Price: $110.00                (stock#PP20-22bd)
  
Ransome F. L. 1923 GEOLOGY OF THE OATMAN GOLD DISTRICT, ARIZONA USGS Bulletin #743
no wps cloth tape one spine, vg  clean copy, 58 pp., 12 plts, 7 figs. Scarce.
                                                              Price: $35.00                      (stock#USGSB743)
 
Ransome F. L. et al. 1907 PRELIMINARY ACCOUNT OF GOLDFIELD BULLFROG AND OTHER
MINING DISTRICTS IN SOUTHERN NEVADA
USGS  Bulletin #303 title page torn, some
loss to paper, small piece of old tape at upper page margin, contents clean
with light+ wear, overall good copy, 98 pp., 5 plts, 15 figs.
                                                         Price: $35.00                   (stock#USGSB303)
 
Ross C. P. 1925 GEOLOGY AND ORE DEPOSITS OF THE ARAVAIPA AND STANLEY MINING
DISTRICTS, GRAHAM COUNTY, ARIZONA
USGS Bulletin #763 front wp with a few
spots, coming loose, contents clean and vg, 120 pp., figs.
                                                               Price: $40.00                      (stock#USGSB763)
 
Ross C. P. 1925 ORE DEPOSITS OF THE SADDLE MOUNTAINS AND BANNER MINING
DISTRICTS ARIZONA
USGS Bulletin #771 no wps, cloth tape on spine, contents
fine, 72 pp., 17 plts, 6 figs.                      Price: $35.00                 (stock#USGSB771)
 
 
Roberts R. J. 1943 THE ROSE CREEK TUNGSTEN MINE, PERSHING COUNTY, NEVADA
USGS Bulletin #940-A wps, ex-lib, vg, 14 pp., figs.
                                                      Price: $10.00                    (stock#USGSB940a)
 
Roberts R. J. and Arnold D. C. 1965 ORE DEPOSITS OF THE ANTLER PEAK QUADRANGLE
HUMBOLDT AND LANDER COUNTIES NEVADA
USGS Prof. Paper #459-B text and map slip
case, text very good, map slip case cracked, old tape repair, maps fine, 94
pp., 19 pls, 19 figs.                           Price:  $40.00                    (stock#PP459B)
 
Rynearson G. A. and Smith C. T. 1940 CHROMITE DEPOSITS IN THE SEIAD QUADRANGLE
SISKIYOU COUNTY CALIFORNIA
USGS Bulletin #922-J wps, ex-lib, vg, 26 pp., plts,
figs.                                                  Price: $15.00                  (stock#USGSB922J)
 
Schrader F. C. 1923 THE JARBRIDGE MINING DISTRICT NEVADA USGS Bulletin #741
no wps cloth tape one spine, vg clean copy, 86 pp., 20 plts, 19 figs. Scarce.
                                                          Price: $40.00                    (stock#USGSB741)
 
Schrader F. C. et al. 1915 CONTRIBUTIONS TO ECONOMIC GEOLOGY 1913 USGS
Bulletin #580 wps with some wear, chips to paper spine else vg, contains
462 pp., 9 plts, 97 figs and with a number of scarce papers on gold silver
and copper mining which are:  GOLD PLACERS ON THE WIND AND BIGHORN RIVERS
WYOMING
By F. C. Schrader ; LODE DEPOSITS OF THE ALLEGHENY DISTRICT CALIFORNIA
By H. G. Ferguson; THE ROCHESTER MINING DISTRICT NEVADA By F. C. chrader ;
NOTES ON THE UNAWEEP COPPER DISTRICT COLORADO By Butler; THE GRAND GULCH MINING
DISTRICT MOHAVE COUNTY ARIZONA
By Hill; THE DARWINSILVER –LEAD MINING DISTRICT
CALIFORNIA
By Adolph Knopf ; ORE DEPOSITS OF THE SAWTOOTH QUADRANGLE BLAINE AND
CUSTER COUNTIES IDAHO
By Umplebley ;THE RUTILE DEPOSITS OF THE EASTERN UNITED
STATES
By Watson and more. With 462 pp., 9 plts and 97 figs. Scarce.
                                                                    Price: $75.00                          (stock#USGSB580)
 
Siebenthal C. E. 1915 ORIGIN OF THE ZINC AND LEAD DEPOSITS OF THE JOPLIN REGION
MISSOURI, KANSAS & OKLAHOMA
USGS Bulletin #606  wps, light wear, vg, 283 pp.,
11 plts, 16 figs.                                    Price: $30.00                        (stock#USGSB606)
 
Simons F. S. 1964 GEOLOGY OF THE KLONDYKE QUADRANGLE GRAHAM AND PINAL COUNTIES
ARIZONA
USGS Prof. Paper #461wps, light wear, fine copy.     
                                                               Price: $45.00                           (stock#PP461)
 
Singewald Q. D. 1951 GEOLOGY AND ORE DEPOSITS OF THE UPPER BLUE RIVER AREA
SUMMIT COUNTY COLORADO
USGS Bulletin #970 wps, light wear, vg, 74 pp., 7
plts, 17 figs.                                         Price: $25.00                    (stock#USGSB970)
 
 
Smith G. O., Tower G. W. Jr., and Emmons S. F. 1900 TINTIC SPECIAL FOLIO UTAH
U. S. Geological Survey Atlas Folio #65  wraps with lower margin lightly
sunned, short closed tears else short closed tear, a few mm long to lower
margin of pages, outside of map borders and text block, not obtuse and minor.
That aside, a very good to fine copy, contents clean and include: 8 pp.
Descriptive Text; three (3) TOPOGRAPHIC MAP SHEETS; three (3) HISTORICAL
(bedrock) GEOLOGY MAP SHEETS; one (1) STRUCTURAL GEOLOGY MAP SHEET; one
STRUCTURAL CROSS SECTION SHEET. The text describes the geology of the map
area and its prolific gold and silver deposits and includes discussion of
many individual mines, claims and  ore deposits.
                                                          Price: $40.00                      (stock#NAF65)
 
Smith W. S. T. and Seibenthal C. E. 1907 JOPLIN FOLIO MISSOURI- KANSAS U. S.
Geological Survey Atlas Folio #148 wraps with minor tear, light sunning and
faded stamp, contents very good, clean with light wear. Contents include 20
pp. Descriptive Text, TOPOGRAPHIC, AREAL (bedrock) GEOLOGY and ECONOMIC
GEOLOGY MAP SHEETS; MISSOURI LEAD AND ZINC COMPANY MINE MAP SHEET; another
MINE MAP SHEET showing other companies mine workings, including Continental
Mining Company, Webb City-Carterville Prosperity District, Chitwood District
New York Zinc Company, and others companies; and ILLUSTRATION SHEET showing
ore samples. Perhaps the best reference of the period on the once famous and
important Tri-State zinc and lead mining region of Missouri, Kansas and
Oklahoma, with gorgeous maps and still very useful mineral locality information
                                                            Price: $40.00                 (stock#NAF148)
 
Spencer A. C. 1908 MAGNETITE DEPOSITS OF THE CORNWALL TYPE IN PENNSYLVANIA USGS
Bulletin #359 no wps, spine with cloth tape, contents clean and vg with 102
pp., 20 plts, 21 figs.                                         Price: $24.00                (stock#USGSB359)
 
Spencer A. C. 1917 THE GEOLOGY AND ORE DEPOSITS OF ELY NEVADA U. S. Geological
Survey Professional Paper #96 4to, cloth, ex-lib, light wear, contents vg, 189
pp., 15 plates including 2 fold out pocket maps, 4 figures.  Nice copy.   
                                                                         Price: $60.00                   (stock#Npp96)
 
Taff J. A. and Bain H. F. 1904 PRELIMINARY REPORT ON THE GEOLOGY OF THE ARBUCKLE
AND WICHITA MOUNTAINS IN INDIAN TERRITORY AND OKLAHOMA WITH AN APPENDIX ON REPORTED
ORE DEPOSITS OF THE WICHITA MOUNTAINS
USGS Prof. Paper #31 archival boards, vg, with
97 pp., 1 plts, 8 figs. A classic Mid-continent and Oklahoma – Indian Territory and
Arbuckle – Wichita Mountains geology reference.              Price: $40.00                  (stock#PP031)
 
Ulrich E. O. and Tangier W. S. 1905 THE LEAD ZINC AND FLUORSPAR DEPOSITS OF WESTERN
KENTUCKY
USGS Prof. Paper #36 archival wps with cloth spine, vg copy with 218 pp 15
plts 30 figs.                                                Price: $40.00                     (stock#PP36)

Umpleby J. B.  1917 GEOLOGY AND ORE DEPOSITS OF THE MACKAY REGION IDAHO U. S.
Geological Survey Professional Paper #97  original wraps with royal society stamp
cloth tape along spine, contents very good with light wear, the three pocket maps
are bound in at rear. With 128  pp., 21 plts, 14 figs.
                                                           Price: $40.00               (stock#Npp97)
 
 
Varnes D. J. 1962 ANALYSIS OF PLASTIC DEFORMATION ACCORDING TO VON MISES THEORY
WITH APPLICATION TO THE SOUTH SILVERTON AREA SAN JUAN COUNTY COLORADO
USGS Prof.
Paper #378-B wps  light wear, vg, 45 pp., 2 plts, 23 figs.  
                                                                      Price: $20.00                     (stock#PP378B)
 
 Weed W. H. 1911  COPPER DEPOSITS OF THE APPALACHIAN STATES USGS Bulletin #455
wps with small stamp else light wear vg copy with 166 pp., 5 plts and 32 figs
covering the history and development of copper mines across the eastern United
States and including discussion of many of the colonial mines   
                                                     Price: $35.00                          (stock#USGSB455)
 
Westgate L. W. and Knopf A. 1932 GEOLOGY AND ORE DEPOSITS OF THE PIOCHE DISTRICT
NEVADA
U. S. Geological Survey Professional Paper #171 rear wrap loose else light+
exterior wear, ex-lib else contents with light wear and very good and contain 79
pp., 8 plts including the pocket maps, 13 figs. Includes discussion of ore
deposits at the Combined Metals Mine, Pioche Mines Company, Alps Mine, Prince and
Louisa Mines, Silverhorn silver-bearing jasperoid, Bristol Silver Mines and more.
                                                         Price: $35.00                    (stock#NPP171)
 
White D. E. 1940 ANTIMONY DEPOSITS OF A PART OF THE YELLOW PINE DISTRICT, VALLEY
COUNTY, IDAHO
USGS Bulletin #922-I wps, light wear, vg, 23 pp., 2 plts, 1 fig.                       
                                                          Price: $15.00                  (stock#USGSB922I)




Links to some other pages on our website with many mining references.
Also check individual State listings for  additional titles.
 
 
United States Bureau of Mines Bulletins
http://www.raregeologybooks.com/id194.html
 
United States Bureau of Mines Report of Investigations
http://www.raregeologybooks.com/id192.html
 
Geological Survey of Canada Memoirs
http://www.raregeologybooks.com/id199.html

 

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