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Image for The Potters and Potteries of Summit County 1828-1915

The Potters and Potteries of Summit County 1828-1915

By: Blair, C. Dean

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Akron, Ohio, The Summit County Historical Society: 1965

Seller ID: 20973A


Very desirable title in clean, tightly bound condition. Light sunning to spine and edges of wraps only fault. Book is wonderful with numerous black and white photographs of the products produced, a history of the industry, manufacturing techniques employed, and a checklist of all potters and potteries with known marks, as well as examples of advertising and a facsimile catalog of the Robinson Clay Product Company from 1903. Nice collectible. View more info

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Unknown Earth: A Handbook of Geological Enigmas

By: Corliss, William R.

Price: $28.95

Publisher: Glen Arm, Maryland, U.S.A., Sourcebook Project: 1980

Seller ID: 25833


Very hice clean book with pristine green boards and no names or writing. No tears or chips to jacket -- just a few isolated small spots of edge wear to back. Looks most handsome in brand new mylar cover.Book has 833 pages includes index. Contains alsost 400 articles and 120 illustrations. Wrfitten as a refernece guide, but also interesting to read in its entirety. View more info

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Geology and Mineral Resources of the Cleveland District Ohio

By: Cushing, H.P.; Leverett, Frank; Van Horn, Frank R.

Price: $38.00

Publisher: Washignton D.C,, United States Government Printing Office: 1931

Seller ID: 25577DH


Very nice clean book, tightly bound with red boards showing no bumps. No names or writing and tightly bound. Book is illustrated with black and white photographs printed on coated paper and six crisp fold-out maps bound-in as well as three large, crisp maps in pocked provided at back of book. Text covers topography, geology, drainage, stratigraphy, geological history, geological economics and more. 23 photos and 11 figures. 138 pages. View more info

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Principles of Geology (Volume II)

By: Lyell, Charles

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, The Classics of Science Library: 1997

Edition: Special Edition

Seller ID: 27319LL


VOLUME II ONLY. Beautiful book, quality printed in a grey leather binding with four raised bands to spine, a grey satin marker bound-in, paisley endpapers, and gilt to all three exterior edges. npo names or writing. Color plate at frontis and beautiful , crisp color fold-out map at back. 330 pages. View more info

Image for Morris' Story of the Great Earthquake of 1908 and Other Historic Disasters

Morris' Story of the Great Earthquake of 1908 and Other Historic Disasters

By: Morris, Charles (editor)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Philiadelphi9a, PA, George A. Parker: 1909

Seller ID: 23585


This is a remarkably nice book. It's clean and tightly bound with no names or writing and no creasing to pages. The book shows only small wear spots to spine edges. The text is illustrated throughout with both black and white art and photographs, all of which are large. The book is divided into two "books", the first being about the Italian and Sicilian Earthquakes of 1908 and the second books bein about other famous earthquakes and volcanoes replete with a scientific e... View more info

Image for Clays; Their Occurrence, Properties, and Uses

Clays; Their Occurrence, Properties, and Uses

By: Reis, Heinrich

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, John Wiley and Sons: 1927

Edition: Third Edition Revised and Enlarged

Seller ID: 20950


Very nice, tightly bound book, Unbumped boards show toning to back alongside spine in a pattern which would indicate book had been stored next to one that was spiral bound. No names or writing. Gilt printing to spine. Illustrated with maps, black and white photos, charts, graphs ,and tables. Covers the occurrence and origin of clay; the minerals in clay; chemical properties, physical properties, kinds of clay including Bentonite and Fuller's Earth, and distribution in th... View more info