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Geological Books - Ireland

No.
1
Author
Eyles, VA
Description
The Composition and Origin of the Antrim Laterites and Bauxites, 1952, 1st edition, by VA Eyles, Gov't of Northern Ireland, Memoir of the Geological Survey. 90pp, blue cloth-covered hard-back. One colour plate. Single neat library stamp, slightly bumped but otherwise very little wear and in good to very good condition. Victor Eyles and his wife Joan collected and wrote prolifically about the maps and publications of William Smith.
Price
£12
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No.
2
Author
Charlesworth, JK
Description
The Geology of Ireland: an Introduction, 1953, 1st edition, by JK Charlesworth, publ: Oliver and Boyd.Green cloth-covered hard-back, 301pp. Worn, corners bumped, small tears to top and base of spine, old tape repairs to front and rear end papers, numerous library stamps throughout and stickers. In fair condition.
Price
£7
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No.
3
Author
Hanrahan, ET
Description
Irish Glacial Till:Origin and Characteristics, 1977, 1st edition, by ET Hanrahan, National Institute for Physical Planning and Construction Research. A4 size report, 81pp,Cover worn, previous owner's signature on title page, text clean and in good condition.
Price
£9
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No.
4
Author
Whittow, J
Description
Geology and Scenery of Ireland, 1978 reprint, by J.Whittow, Penguin. Paperback, 301pp, worn, paper age-toned, ink notes after index. 19pp. of photo plates, some loose, but all present. In fair condition.
Price
£2
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No.
7
Author
Archer and Ryan
Description
Geological Guide to the Caledonides of Western Ireland, 1983, by Archer and Ryan, Geological Survey of Ireland, 62pp. Five itineries with numerous outline maps. Faint ink line on cover, otherwise clean, and in very good condition.
Price
£3
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No.
8
Author
Andrew, CJ (ed)
Description
Geology and Genesis of Mineral Deposits in Ireland, 1986, 1st edition, ed by CJ Andrew et al, publ: Irish Association for Economic Geology, 709pp. Hard back, 30.5 x 21.5cm, green cloth-covered with gilt lettering with clear bright dust jacket. Slightly bumped corners but otherwise no wear and in very good condition.
Price
£45
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No.
10
Author
Portlock, JE
Description
Report on the Geology of the County of Londonderry and of parts of Tyrone and Fermanagh, Andrew Milliken, Dublin and Longman et al, London, 1843, 1st edition. Very good condition. Modern brown buckram bound hard covers with gold stamped title. Original presentation bookplate to Bath Royal Literary and Scientific Inst. by Wm Whitaker pasted in. Pages untrimmed and mainly uncut. Foldout 6 inch hand coloured map of entire report area, 5 hand-coloured fold out sections, 38 fossil plates, 3 fold out landscape panoramas and mine plan of Drumglass Coalfield. Leading edge of some folded sheets have minor tears where they extend beyond the mass of the text pages but o/w in very good condition.
Price
£225
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