5 pp + 3 Sheets, topographical & geologic descriptions of the Ringgold Quadrangle, including sketches, figures, a topography sheet, a structure sheet, and a columnar sheet. First Edition: Engraved and printed by the U.S. Geological Survey, 1894. "The features on the topographic map are of three kinds -- (1) inequalities of surface, called relief, as plains, plateaus, valleys, hills, and mountains; (2) distribution of water, called drainage, as streams, lakes, and swamps; (3) the works of man, called culture, as roads, railroads, boundaries, villages, and cities." Minor edge wear to front fore-edge wrapper with lightly age-toned wrapper edges, else, Pristine, no wear. Clean, tight and strong binding with no underlining, highlighting or marginalia. Heavy card stock with black backstrip. Size: Elephant Folio. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Geologic Atlas of the United States. ...
Publisher: Department of the Interior, United States Geological Survey
Publication Date: 1894
Binding: Printer Wrapper
Book Condition: Very Good +
Edition: First Edition.
Book Description United States Geological Survey, Washington D.C., 1895. Paperback. Book Condition: Good. Original wraps, elephant folio. 3 pp "Ringgold Atlas Sheet Descriptive Text" followed by 4 plates. Strip excised from fourth plate. Toning, dust soiling, and edgewear to wraps. Ex-lib stamp on front wrap but no other markings. Mild chipping to backstrip. Else GOOD. Size: Folio. Bookseller Inventory # 93757
Book Description Department of the Interior, Washington, DC, 1894. Original Wraps. Book Condition: Very Good. First edition thus. Elephant folio 18 1/2" x 21 3/4", 3 pages text + 4 color maps and 1 b&w graph, stiff printed wraps. A very good copy overall, interior clean, binding solid, text paper moderately yellowed, map paper cream white, but wraps yellowed, with scattered foxing and partially soiled. Maps include topography, areal geology, structure sections, economic geology. Bookseller Inventory # 7988
Book Description United States Geological Survey [USGS], Washington, DC, 1894. Large folio. First Edition. Printed wrappers. Three pages with "Description of the Ringgold Atlas Sheet," plus four pages of maps showing, besides geologic features, roads, railroads and towns, and one columnar section page. A very good plus copy. Bookseller Inventory # 37103