◀ Click to view Books Directory

Geological Books - German Language

No.
1
Author
von Kurr, JG/ minerals
Description
Das Mineralreich in Bildern (The Mineral Kingdom in Pictures), 1869, 2nd edition (1st ed’n 1857) large format 32.5 x 22cm, 63 text pages + index and 22pp of hand coloured
Price
£175
Photo
No.
2
Author
Seiger, Robert/ the Alps
Description
Die Alpen, publ. Leipzig, 1900. Small format, 15.5 x 11cm, green printed cloth covered boards, binding tight and sound. 170 pp with 12 small wood cuts + 7 photos of Alpine
Price
£8
Photo
No.
3
Author
Studer, B./ Southwest Switzerland
Description
Geologie der Westlichen Schweizer-Alpen; mit einem geologischen Atlas, 1834, (Geology of the western Swiss Alps, with a geological atlas) by B.Studer, publ. Karl Groos,
Price
£220
Photo
No.
5
Author
Geikie, A
Description
Anleitung zu Geologischen Aufnauman, 1906, Franz Deuticke, Vienna. Translation of Geikie’s Classbook of Geology; Illustrated with Woodcuts (1886)by Karl Terzaghi. 146pp. Terzaghi (1883-1963) became an eminent engineer of dams, and is arguably the father of soil mechanics. PB, sound binding, untrimmed, clean. In good to very good condition.
Price
£12
Photo
No.
6
Author
Redlich, KA
Description
Bergbaue Steiermarks, 1923 (Mines of Styria), F Deuticke, Vienna. Pp. 124 + 7 foldout maps of which 6 are colour printed. Trimmed and rebound in plain card covers. The last gathering with two tipped in maps is loose. Pencil notes on last page and attractive bookplate of previous owner. Text clean. All maps geological, at 1:25,000 scale and contoured. One map torn on fold and neatly repaired, o/w all maps in very good condition. Book in fair to good condition. See also Europe/Austria for more map information.
Price
£30
Photo
Back to top of page