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Darton N. H. 1905 PRELIMINARY REPORT ON GEOLOGY AND UNDER-GROUND WATER RESOURCES
OF THE CENTRAL GREAT PLAINS
USGS Prof. paper #32 with 433 pp., 72 plates. Darton's massive
treatise on the stratigraphy and ground water resources of the northern High Plains
States. Also included bound in is Plummer F. G. & Goswell N. B. 1904 FOREST CONDITIONS
IN THE LINCOLN FOREST RESERVE NEW MEXICO
USGS Prof. Paper #33 with 47 pp., 12 plates;
and Alden W. C. 1904 THE DELAVAN LOBE OF THE LAKE MICHIGAN GLACIER OF THE WISCONSIN
STAGE OF GLACIATION AND ASSOCIATED PHENOMENA
USGS Prof. Paper #34 with 106 pp., 15 plts.
These together are U. S. GEOLOGICAL SURVEY PROFESSIONAL PAPERS #32-34, bound together
in sheepskin as issued as House Documents of the 59th Congress, overall some wear to
binding but boards are firm solid, as is binding. Contents clean and very good
                                                                  Price:  $60.00                                   (stock#PP32-34bd)

 

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Brown C. E. and Whitlow J. W. 1960 GEOLOGY OF THE DUBUQUE SOUTH QUADRANGLE IOWA-ILLINOIS USGS Bull.
#1123-A wraps with some wear, ex-lib, contents vg, but lacking geologic map in pocket. With 93 pp.,
7 plts, 5 figs. Also included Whitlow J. W. and Brown C. E. 1963 GEOLOGY OF THE DUBUQUE NORTH
QUADRANGLE IOWA-WISCONSIN-ILLINOIS
USGS Bull. #1123-C wraps, ex-lib else light wear, vg, 20 pp.,
1 plt, 3 figs, again lacking folding pocket map.
                                              Price for set of 2 Dubuque bulletins: $15.00                                 (stock#DubIAusgsset)

 

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Chamberlain T. C. 1883 PRELIMINARY PAPER ON THE TERMINAL MORIANE OF THE SECOND GLACIAL EPOCH
extracted from USGS 3rd Annual Report. 4to, cloth tape to spine, light wear, light marginal
stain but occasional and not obtuse, With 112 pp., 10 plates (most with original tissue
guards), figs.                              Price: $30.00                                                      (stock#WI11)

 

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Hay O. P. 1914 THE PLEISTOCENE MAMMALS OF IOWA authors offprint, original
paper wraps with a few minor marginal chips, light dust soiling, overall
light wear. A very good copy of Hay’s classic report. With 662 pp., 75
plates of fossils, additional figures in text. Scarce.  
                                                       Price: $30.00                         (stock#NiaHay)

 

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Kay G. F. et al. 1945 THE PLEISTOCENE GEOLOGY OF IOWA Iowa Geol. Surv.
Special Volume, tall 8vo, gilt cloth, light wear, vg, 316 pp., numerous
plts figs, maps. Scarce.                   Price: $45.00                       (stock#IA28)

 

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Keyes C. R. etal. 1896 LEAD ZINC ARTESIAN WELLS, ETC. Iowa Geol. Surv.
Volume 6, tall 8vo, light wear, vg, 487 pp., 28 plts, 57 figs.
                                                 Price: $55.00                        (stock#IAGSAR6)

 



IOWA GEOLOGICAL SURVEY

ANNUAL REPORTS
VOLUME 1 1893 8vo, cloth as issued, foxing to front
fep else clean, light wear, vg, 472 pp., 10 plts, 26 figs.
                              Price:    $35.00         (stock#IAGSAR1)
 
VOLUME 2 1894 COAL DEPOSITS 8vo, cloth as issued
fine copy, 536 pp., 18 plts, 222 figs.
                                Price: $35.00          (stock#IAGSAR2)

VOLUME 3  1894 8vo, light wear, ex-lib, vg, 501 p., 37
plts 34 figs.             Price: $35.00         (stock#IAGSAR3)
 
VOLUME 4 1894 8vo, light wear, vg, 467 p., 11 plts, 6
maps, 54 figs.          Price: $35.00        (stock#IAGSAR4)

VOLUME 5 1895 8vo, light wear, vg, 452 pp., 14 plts, 7
maps, 72 figs.         Price: $30.00         (stock#IAGSAR5)
 
VOLUME 6 1896 LEAD ZINC ARTESIAN WELLS, ETC.
8vo, light wear, vg, 487 pp., 28 plts, 57 figs.
                                  Price: $55.00        (stock#IAGSAR6)
 
VOLUME 7 1896 8vo, cloth as issued, light wear, vg,
555 pp., 11 plts, 11 maps, 81 figs. 
                                   Price: $35.00       (stock#IAGSAR7)

VOLUME 8 1897 8vo, cloth as issued, inner hinge
cracked else vg, 427 pp., 32 plts, 6 maps, 13 figs., 1
cross-section.           Price: $25.00    (stock#IAGSAR8)   
 
VOLUME 9 1898 8vo, light stain to cloth on rear board,
contents clean, vg, 572 pp., 13 plts, 8 maps, 56 figs.
                                 Price: $25.00         (stock#IAGSAR9)

VOLUME 10 1899 8vo, cloth as issued, ex-lib else vg,
666 pp., 11 plts, 10 maps, 102 figs.
                               Price: $25.00         (stock#IAGSAR10)

VOLUME 11 1900 8vo, cloth as issued, light wear, vg,
519 pp., 12 plts, 9 maps, 43 figs.
                                Price: $25.00        (stock#IAGSAR11)
 
VOLUME 12 1901 8vo, cloth as issued, light wear, vg,
511 pp., 11 plts, 6 maps, 78 figs.
                                   Price: $25.00     (stock#IAGSAR12)

VOLUME 14 1903 8vo, cloth as issued, light wear, vg,
664 pp., 38 plts, 132 figs. 
                                 Price: $25.00       (stock#IAGSAR14)

VOLUME 15 1904 8vo, cloth as issued, light spotting to
boards, contents clean, 560 p., 7 plts, 10 maps, 51 figs.
                                Price: $25.00        (stock#IAGSAR15)
 
VOLUME 17 1906 8vo, cloth as issued, some pp. with
folded corners toward rear of vol. else vg, 622 pp., 62
plts, 1 map, 44 figs.  Price: $25.00    (stock#IAGSAR17)

VOLUME 18 1907 cloth as issued, ex-lib else vg,
contains DEVONIAN FISHES OF IOWA By C. R.
Eastman. With 386 pp., 16 plts, 41 figs.
                              Price: $40.00          (stock#IAGSAR18)

VOLUME 19 1908
8vo, cloth as issued, hinges cracked
else vg, 806 pp., 22 plts, 117 figs.
                               Price: $25.00         (stock#IAGSAR19)
  
VOLUME 21 1910 and 1911 8vo, cloth as issued, ex-lib,
hinges cracked else contents vg, 1214 p., 18 plts, 7
figs.                       Price: $25.00         (stock#IAGSAR21)

VOLUME 22 1912 8vo, cloth as issued, hinges
cracked, dampstain to contents, good only, 908 pp.
                                Price: $20.00        (stock#IAGSAR22)

VOLUME 23 1912
cloth as issued, private name stamp
else vg, 662 pp., 75 plts, 142 figs.
                               Price: $35.00         (stock#IAGSAR23)
 
VOLUME 24 1913 cloth as issued, private name stamp
else vg, 792 pp., 65 plts, 65 figs.
                                   Price: $35.00     (stock#IAGSAR23)

VOLUME 26 1915 cloth as issued, light wear, vg, 456
pp., 25 plts, 63 figs.   Price: $25.00    (stock#IAGSAR26)
   
VOLUME 29 1919-1920 8vo, cloth as issued, light
wear, vg, 568 pp., 54 plts, 80 figs.
                                Price: $25.00        (stock#IAGSAR29)
 
VOLUME 30 1921-1922 short tear to cloth, some
external wear, contents vg, 374 pp., 16 plts, 16 figs.
                                Price: $30.00        (stock#IAGSAR30)

VOLUME 31 1923-1924 cloth as issued, light wear, vg,
400 pp., 27 plts, 28 figs.
                                Price: $30.00        (stock#IAGSAR31)

VOLUME 34 1928 cloth as issued, light wear, vg, 464
pp., 17 plts, 76 figs.    Price: $25.00   (stock#IAGSAR34)
   
VOLUME 37 1934-1939 cloth as issued, light wear, vg,
474 pp., 9 plts, 1 map, 92 figs.
                              Price: $25.00          (stock#IAGSAR37)


U. S. BUREAU OF MINES PUBLICATIONS

Lincoln F. C. 1948 DUBUQUE LEAD-ZINC DISTRICT IOWA USBM Rpt. Invest.
#4212 4to, title wps, vg, 6 pp., 2 plts.   Price: $14.00      (stock#USBMRI4212)
 

U. S. GEOLOGICAL SURVEY PUBLICATIONS

BULLETINS


#460  Marshall R. B. 1911 RESULTS OF SPIRIT
LEVELING IN IOWA 1898 TO 1909 INCLUSIVE archival
wps else vg, 32 pp. of benchmark & elevation data for
the State arranged by quad. with mention of many
now obscure place and business names and railroad
lines.                       Price: $8.00         (stock#USGSB460)

#569 Marshall, R. B. 1915  RESULTS OF SPIRIT
LEVELING IN IOWA 1896 TO 1913 INCLUSIVE archival
wps else vg and clean copy, 126 pp., 1 plt.
                             Price: $8.00            (stock#USGSB569)

#1027-K  Flint A. E. and Brown C. E. 1956 EXPLORA-
TORY DRILLING FOR EVIDENCE OF ZINC AND LEAD
ORE DUBUQUE COUNTY IOWA wps, light wear, vg, 29
pp., 8 figs.            Price: $15.00       (stock#USGSB1027K)

#1989-I  Anderson R. R. and McKay R. M. 1997
CLASTIC ROCKS ASSOCIATED WITH THE MID-
CONTINENT RIFT SYSTEM IN IOWA wps light wear vg
45 pp., 22 figs.      Price: $10.00     (stock#USGSB1989I)
 
 
WATER SUPPLY PAPERS
 
 
Norton W. H. et al. 1912 UNDERGROUND WATER RESOURCES OF IOWA U. S.
Geological Survey Water Supply Paper #293 thick massive 8vo, wraps
loose or coming so, folding pocket maps vg, with 994 pp., 18 plts,
6 figs. A classic volume.    Price: $30.00       (stock#USGSWSP293)
 
Hoyt W. G. and Ryan H. J. 1915 GAZETTEER OF SURFACE WATERS OF IOWA
USGS Water Supply Paper #345-I wps with blank label in corner, ex-dept.
library else light wear, vg, 57 pp.
                                              Price: $15.00                   (stock#WSP345-I)
 
 
OTHER IOWA GEOLOGY PUBLICATIONS


Arey M. F. 1910 GEOLOGY OF DAVIS COUNTY
wps
with name stamp, light wear, vg, 35 pp., folding
colored map, figs.        Price: $10.00         (stock#IA001)

Bain H. F. 1894 GEOLOGY OF MAHASKA COUNTY
rear wp loose, some external wear, contents vg, 65
pp., folding colored map, figs.
                                        Price: $12.00        (stock#IA002)

Bain H. F. 1896 GEOLOGY OF WASHINGTON COUNTY
front wp with taped margins, rear wp lacking, stamp,
contents vg, 58 pp., folding map, figs.
                                      Price: $10.00          (stock#IA003)

Bain H. F. 1896 GEOLOGY OF WOODBURY COUNTY
wps with signature, light wear, vg, 60 pp., folding
map, figs.                      Price: $12.00         (stock#IA004)

Bain H. F. and Leonard A. G. 1898 THE MIDDLE COAL MEASURES
OF THE WESTERN INTERIOR COAL FIELD
offprint Jour. Geol. wps
with minor corner chip, old notations from former owner
else vg, 12 pp. On the Mid-continent Pennsylvanian coals of
Iowa and adjacent States.   Price: $8.00     (stock#IA029)
 
Beyer S. W. 1896 GEOLOGY OF BOONE COUNTY wps
with author’s presentation copy to W. H. Hobbs, ex-
lib, vg, vg, 63 pp., 2 folding maps, figs.
                                      Price: $15.00          (stock#IA005)

Beyer S. W. 1899 GEOLOGY OF STORY COUNTY
wps, light wear, ex-lib, vg, 91 pp., 3 folding maps,
numerous figs. Nice.         Price: $10.00   (stock#IA006)

Beyer S. W. 1906 GEOLOGY OF HARDIN COUNTY wps
with signature, light wear, vg, 70 pp., 2 folding maps,
figs, presentation slip from author tipped in front.
                                      Price: $12.00          (stock#IA007)

Calvin S. 1909 PRESENT PHASE OF THE
PLEISTOCENE PROBLEM IN IOWA offprint from GSA
Bull., wps loose, contents vg, 20 pp., 5 plts.
                                        Price: $6.00          (stock#IA008)

Chamberlain T. C. and Salisbury R. D. (1885) PRELIMINARY PAPER ON THE
DRIFTLESS AREA OF THE UPPER MISSISSIPPI VALLEY 4to, spine with cloth
tape, from SIXTH ANNAUL REPORT OF THE UNITED STATES GEOLOGICAL
SURVEY 1884-1885 J. W. POWELL DIRECTOR 1886, 124 pp., 7 plts, 23 figs.
Covers the Driftless area of southeastern Minnesota, southwestern Wisconsin
and northeast Iowa, with plates as maps of the region.     Price: $30.00     (stock#MN028)

Eastman C. R. 1908 DEVONIAN FISHES OF IOWA author’s edition in wraps, wraps have
tears, chips, old tape repair along spine, contents clean with overall light wear,
353 pp., 16 plates, figs.            Price: $25.00               (stock#VPF101)
 
Gordon C. H. 1895 GEOLOGY OF VAN BUREN
COUNTY wps with marginal chips, contents good,
some wear, 55 pp., 2 plts, figs.
                                       Price: $12.00         (stock#IA009)

Gwynne C. S. 1943 CERAMIC SHALES AND CLAYS OF
IOWA wps with signature else vg, 108 pp., 2 plts, 14
figs.                                Price: $14.00         (stock#IA010)
 
Hallberg G. R. 1978 STANDARD PROCEDURES FOR EVALUATION
OF QUATERNARY MATERIALS IN IOWA
IA Geol. Surv. 4to, wps,
light wear, vg, 109 pp. + figs.  
                          Price: $14.00                         (stock#IA027)
 
IOWA ACADEMY OF SCIENCE PROCEEDINGS VOL. 3
1895 stiff wps as issued, some external wear, ex-lib,
otherwise contents vg, 230 pp., several plts, many
figs.                                 Price: $35.00        (stock#IA011)

Kay G. F. et al. 1945 THE PLEISTOCENE GEOLOGY OF
IOWA tall 8vo, gilt cloth, light wear, vg, 316 pp.,
numerous plts, figs, maps. Scarce.
                                    Price: $45.00              (stock#IA28)

Keyes C. R. 1891 STRATIGRAPHY OF THE
CARBONIFEROUS IN CENTRAL IOWA offprint GSA
Bull. wps, light wear, vg,  16 pp., 2 plts. Scarce.
                                     Price: $10.00           (stock#IA012)

Laudon L. R. 1931 THE STRATIGRAPHY OF THE
KINDERHOOK SERIES OF IOWA wps with signature,
vg, 115 pp., figs.           Price: $15.00         (stock#IA014)

MacBride T. H. 1910 GEOLOGY OF HAMILTON AND
WRIGHT COUNTIES wps with marginal chips, con-
tents good, 51 pp.,  2 folding maps, figs.
                                      Price: $10.00          (stock#IA015)

Norton W. H. 1897 ARTESIAN WELLS OF IOWA wps a
bit worn, soiled, minor chips. Contents vg and clean
with 313 pp., several folding plts, figs.
                                 Price: $15.00               (stock#IA016)

Prior J C. 1976 A REGIONAL GUIDE TO IOWA
LANDFORMS small folio, some wear, stamp, contents
vg, 71 pp., 70 figs.           Price: $8.00        (stock#IA017)

Shimek B. 1910 GEOLOGY OF HARRISON AND
MONONA  COUNTIES front wp soiled, some corner
chips to prelim. pp., rear wp and last page of
acknowledgements lacking  else contents vg, 212 +
prelim. pp., folding geologic map and figs.
                                   Price: $12.00             (stock#IA018)

Smith G. L. 1909 CARBONIFEROUS SECTION OF
SOUTHWESTERN IOWA wps with marginal tears,
wear, ex-lib, contents good with 51 pp., figs.
                                     Price: $10.00           (stock#IA020)

Stainbrook M. A. 1945 BRACHIOPODA OF THE
INDEPENDENCE SHALE OF IOWA GSA Memoir #14
8vo, gilt cloth, light wear, fine copy with 74 pp., 6 plts,
2 figs.                         Price:  $24.00       (stock#GSAM14)

Tilton J. L. 1895 GEOLOGY OF WARREN COUNTY
IOWA hardbound, ex-lib, some external wear,
contents vg, 57 pp., folding colored map, figs.
                                       Price: $15.00         (stock#IA021)

Tilton J. L. 1911 THE PLEISTOCENE DEPOSITS IN
WARREN COUNTY IOWA Unv Chicago Press, wps, ex-
lib, vg, 42 pp., figs.         Price: $15.00       (stock#IA022)

Trowbridge A. C. 1966 GLACIAL DRIFT IN THE
“DRIFTLESS AREA” OF NORTHEAST IOWA ex-lib else
vg, 28 pp., figs.              Price: $5.00          (stock#IA023)

Wang Y. 1949 MAQUOKETA BRACHIOPODA OF IOWA
GSA Memoir#42 8vo, cloth, fine clean copy, 55 pp., 12
plts.                          Price: $22.00          (stock#GSAM42)

Weller S. 1900 THE SUCCESSION OF FOSSIL FAUNAS
IN THE KINDERHOOK BEDS AT BURLINGTON IOWA
short edge tear to wps and contents else good+, 17
pp.                                   Price: $7.00          (stock#IA024)

Wentworth C. K. 1932 THE MECHANICAL COMPO-
SITION OF SEDIMENTS IN GRAPHIC FORM Unv. IA
Studies wps, light wear, vg, 127 pp. + figs. A sed/pet
classic.                         Price: $15.00          (stock#IA025)

Yoho W. H. 1967 PRELIMINARY REPORT ON
BASEMENT COMPLEX ROCKS OF IOWA wps with
signature else vg,  19 pp., 1 fig.
                                          Price: $5.00        (stock#IA026)

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