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Analytical Paleobotany

By: Norman L. Gilinsky and Phillip W. Signor

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Knoxville, TN, University of Tennessee, Knoxville: 1991

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: No Signature

Seller ID: 000063

Condition: Very Good


Corners slightly bumped, some spotting on edge of pages, creasing on upper portion of spine. 13 articles on quantitative analysis in paleontology presented at a short course during the 1991 annual conference of the Paleontological Society. 216 pages. View more info

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Identifying Wood: Accurate Results with Simple Tools

By: R. Bruce Hoadley

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Newtown, CT, The Taunton Press: 1990

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: No Signature

Seller ID: 000043

ISBN: 0942391047

Condition: Fine


One of the best books written on the identification of wood. Useful to the paleobotanist as well as the botanist. Detailed classification scheme utilizing microscopy to identify between species or genera. View more info

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Macrofossils from Eastern Alaska and Western Yukon Territory

By: R. M. Jeffords and C. H. Stevens

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Humble Oil & Refining Company: 1959

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: No Signature

Seller ID: 000194

Condition: Good


Confidential geologic report, privately published. Printed wraps, cover and spine edges scuffed, cover shows some soiling. Inner covers reinforced by tape, title page detached from body but still attached to reinforcing tape. Reconnaissance study of paleontology in Alaska and Yukon as an aid to petroleum exploration. 127 pages, plus 4 foldout tables and 61 B&W plates of fossils with descriptive text. View more info

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Mammalian Paleofaunas of the World

By: Donald E. Savage and Donald E. Russell

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Reading, Massachusetts, Addison-Wesley Publishing Company: 1983

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: No Signature

Seller ID: 000026

ISBN: 0201064944

Condition: Very Good


"(The authors) have organized a vast compendium of paleontologic, stratigraphic and geographic facts on mammalian faunas of the last 200 million years - a synthesis which has not been attempted in over 70 years. Emphasis is on fossil mammals and the application of the fossil - mammal record to studies in evolution, mammalogy, paleogeography, paleoecology, and stratigraphy, particularly with respect to the last 65 million years of the earth's history." From the publisher. Owner's signature inside. View more info

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Miocene Floras from the Middlegate Basin, West-Central Nevada

By: Daniel I. Axelrod

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Berkeley, California, University of California Press: 1985

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: No Signature

Seller ID: 000033

ISBN: 0520096959

Condition: Near Fine


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North America Through Time: A Paleontological History of Our Continent

By: Lynne M. Clos

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Boulder, CO, Fossil News: 2008

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: No Signature

Seller ID: 000031

ISBN: 0972441646

Condition: New


"What part has North America played in the history of life? How did our continent come to be, and how has it changed over time? What was it like during past ages? What were the climate and geography like, and what plants and animals lived here? Where can fossils from each age be found? And where are there public preserves where you can view the fossils in place? North America Through Time is an exciting journey through the history of life and the part our favorite continent has played in it all. Not a dry textbook, it is written for the general reader with a strong interest in science but no p... View more info

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Preliminary Report on the Geology and Water Resources of Nebraska West of the One Hundred and Third Meridian

By: Nelson Horatio Darton

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Washington, D.C., U. S. Government Printing Office: 1903

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 000203

Condition: Very Good


USGS Professional Paper 17. Professionally rebound in black buckram, with gold lettering on spine and front cover. Very minor bumping to corners. New flyleafs and endpapers. Title pages (original) repaired, contents fine. Geological and topographical survey of the westernmost portion of Nebraska carried out in 1897; emphasizing the geology, topography, surface waters, irrigation, timber and climate. 69 pages, including 43 plates of maps and B&W photographs (with two foldout color maps) and 23 figures (mainly geologic cross-sections). View more info

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Systeme Silurien du Centre de la Boheme

By: Joachim Barrande

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Prague, Czech Republic, Granit Publishing: 1999

Inscription: No Signature

Seller ID: 000072

ISBN: 8085805820

Condition: As New


Reprint of 1852 Edition. In French. In cardboard slipcase. View more info

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The Early Miocene Buffalo Canyon Flora of Western Nevada

By: Daniel I. Axelrod

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Berkeley, California, University of California Press: 1991

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: No Signature

Seller ID: 000032

ISBN: 0520097661

Condition: Very Good


"The Buffalo Canyon flora of 69 species , dated at 18 Ma., comes from ashy diatomaceous shale in the lower Buffalo Canyon formation of western Nevada.... The fossil plants were transported by turbidity current into the lake in late summer or autumn." From the author's abstract. 22 plates and a geologic map in back pocket. Back cover is creased, otherwise in very good condition. View more info