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Chamberlain T. C. 1885 THE REQUISITE AND QUALIFYING CONDITIONS OF ARTESIAN WELLS
from USGS 5th Ann Rpt. 4to cloth tape on spine, contents vg with 47 pp., 1 plate
and 24 figures. A classic reference on Artesian hydrology. Scarce.
                                                                                            Price: $20.00                      (stock#HYD10)

 

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COAL AND COAL ASH. Five (5) reports, all Illinois Geological Survey but
applicable to any coal. All are 4to, in printed wraps, ex-lib, light wear
light marginal stain to two of the five else vg. They are: (1) Ruch R. R.
et al. 1974 OCCURRENCE AND DISTRIBUTION OF POTENTIALLY VOLATILE TRACE ELEMENTS
IN COAL
96 pp., 1 plt, 72 figs; (2) Kuhn J. K. et al. 1980 ABUNDANCE OF TRACE
AND MINOR ELEMENTS IN ORGANIC AND MINERAL FRACTIONS OF COAL
67 pp., 15 figs;
(3) Roy W. R. et al. 1981 COAL FLY ASH 69 pp., 7 figs; (4) Suloway J. J. 1983
CHEMICAL AND TOXICOLOGICAL PROPERTIES OF COAL FLY ASH
70 pp., 26 figs; and (5)
Griffen R. A. et al. 1980 CHEMICAL AND BIOLOGICAL CHARACTERIZATION OF LEACHATES
FROM COAL SOLID WASTES
99 pp., 21 figs.            Price: $25.00                      (stock#ILCoalx5)

 

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Darton N. H. 1905 PRELIMINARY LIST OF DEEP BORINGS IN THE UNITED
STATES
USGS Water Supply Paper #146 wps with tears, wear, contents vg
with 267 pp.                                      Price: $15.00               (stock#WSP146)

 

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Hot Springs and Geysers. Eight (8) reports, offprints from various journals
such as GSA Bull., AGU, Amer. Jour. Sci, Proc. NAS and more. All overall
good to very good, stamp to wrap. They are as follows: (1) Day A. L. 1939
THE HOT-SPRING PROBLEM
GSA Bull., 19 pp.; (2) THE TEMPERATURES OF HOT SPRINGS AND
THE SOURCES OF THEIR HEAT AND WATER SUPPLY
various authors, Jour. Geol., 1924
symposium proceedings, 293 pp., figs; (3) Hills T. M. and Warthin A. S. 1942
EXPERIMENTS IN GEYSER ACTIONS
Am Jour. Sci, 6 pp.; (4) Morey G. W. and Chen W. T.
1955 THE ACTION OF HOT WATER ON SOME FELDSPARS
Am. Mineralogist, 5 pp., 1 fig; (5)
Allen E. T. 1934 NEGLECTED FACTORS IN THE DEVELOPMENT OF THERMAL SPRINGS NAS Proc.
5 pp.; (6) Allen E. T. 1934 THE AGENCY OF ALGAE IN THE DEPOSITION OF TRAVERTINE AND
SILICA FROM THERMAL WATERS
Am Jour. Sci. 16 pp.; (7) Allen E. T. and Day A. L.
1934 HOT SPRINGS OF YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK
8 pp., and (8) Allen E. T. 1935
GEYSER BASINS AND IGNEOUS INTRUSIONS
Econ. Geol., 13 pp. A scarce collection.
                                                                                  Price: $30.00                          (stock#SED41)

 

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Krynine P. D. 1941 SOIL MECHANICS 8vo, private ownership signatures and
stamps, else vg copy of Krynine’s classic text on soils 451pp., 316 figs.
                                                            Price:$30.00                          (stock#ENG11)

 

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LANDFILL DESIGN AND PROPERTIES. Two (2) reports from the Illinois Geological
Survey, 4to in printed wraps, ex-lib, light wear. They are (1) Griffen R. A.
et al. 1976 ATTENUATION OF POLLUTANTS IN MUNICIPAL LANDFILL LEACHATE BY CLAY
MINERALS PART 1
, 34 pp., 12 figs, and (2) Hughes G. M. 1972 HYDROGEOLOGIC
CONSIDERATIONS IN THE SITING AND DESIGN OF LANDFILLS
22 pp., 5 figs.
                                                                     Price: $15.00                        (stock#ILlandfillx2)

 

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Newell F. H. RESULTS OF STREAM MEASUREMENTS from USGS 14th Ann Rpt, 1892 - 1893 J. W.
POWELL DIRECTOR 4to, spine covered by cloth tape, very good copy with 67 pp.
2 plates, 19 figures.                                         Price: $20.00                         (stock#HYD06)

 

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Newell F. H. 1895 THE PUBLIC LANDS AND THEIR WATER SUPPLY from 16th USGS Annual Rpt,
4to, cloth tape on spine, light wear, vg, 78 pp., 5 plts, 10 figs.    Price: $15.00              (stock#HY11)

 

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Smith G. O. 1913 THE CLASSIFICATION OF THE PUBLIC LANDS USGS Bull.
#537 wps, light wear, ex-lib, vg, 197pp., 8 figs.    
                                                         Price: $20.00                   (stock#USGS537/N)

 

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Woodward R. S. REFERENCE TO ITS DEPENDENCE ON SUPERFICIAL MASSES SYMMETRICALLY
DISPOSED ABOUT A NORMAL TO THE EARTHS SURFACE
USGS Bull. #48 no wps,cloth tape
on spine, title page lacking, contents good with 88 pp. A scarce and early
analytical reference on eustasy.                            Price: $15.00                       (stock#USGSB048)

 



HYDROLOGY TITLES AVAILABLE

 

 

Phillips O. H. THE DYNAMICS OF THE UPPER OCEAN Cambridge Unv. Press,
8vo, cloth light wear, ex-lib, vg, 259 pp., figs. On surface to shallow ocean wave
forms, kinetics and their physics.       Price: $15.00          (stock#HYD01)

 


 

 
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