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Fourteenth Annual Report of the Director of the United States Geological Survey, Part II: Accompanying Papers.

M'Gee, W. J., Peale, A. C., Newell, F. H., Cross, W., Lindgren, W. Keith, A., Diller J. S., Turner, H.W., Iddings, J. P. and Dale, T. N.

Published by Washington: Government Printing Office, . First edition., 1883
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Pp. xx, 597; 70 full page plates, some in color, some fold-out (geologic maps, stratigraphic sections, panoramas), 3 large color folding maps in pocket at rear. Publisher's original brown cloth, lettered in gilt on the spine, 4to. The volume includes the following papers: Potable Waters of the Eastern United States; Natural Mineral Waters of the United States; Results of Stream Measurements; The Laccolithic Mountain Groups of Colorado, Utah and Arizona; The Gold-Silver Veins of Ophir, California; Geology of the Catoctin Belt; Tertiary Revolution in the Topography of the Pacific Coast; The Rocks of the Sierra Nevada; Pre-Cambrian Igneous Rocks of the Unkab Terrane, Grand Canyon of the Colorado, Arizona; On the Structure of the Ridge Between the Taconic and Green Mountain; The Stucture of the Monument Mountain in Great Barrington; The Potomac and Roaring Creek Coal Fields in West Virginia. Small name stamp of geologist George M. Ehleis on the front endpaper. Gilt on spine is dull, cloth is clean with only slight edge wear, the text and plates are bright and clean; a tight copy in very good condition. Bookseller Inventory # 5046

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Title: Fourteenth Annual Report of the Director of ...

Publisher: Washington: Government Printing Office, . First edition.

Publication Date: 1883

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Natural History Books is an independent, rare book retailer operating out of Iowa City, IA. The business is owned and operated by Noriko and Russell Ciochon. We only sell books through our NHB website and other book service websites. We do not offer books for sale within the state of Iowa. We specialize in rare and hard to find books in all areas of natural history especially ornithology, herpetology, ichthyology, mammalogy, paleontology, botany, evolutionary biology and travel and exploration. Our rare and hard-to-find book section has many fine hand-colored plate books. Our latest acquisition is the ichthyology and aquarium fish collection of Ross Socolof Books of Florida. We are always buying natural history books – if you have a collection to offer, please contact us at or by calling (319) 354-9088.

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