Chapter 1: Africana - Geology
found: 17 books

 
ANDERSON, WILLIAM
Third and Final Report of the Geological Survey of Natal and Zululand
Surveyor-General's Department, Natal / West, Newman and Co. London. 1907, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 300 pages, plus folded maps and charts, 18 plates (complete). Inscribed by Anderson on the title page. A sound copy. The boards have tanning and wear about the edges. The faces have scuffing, storage/ shelving marks. The spine is healthy with some wear about the seams and at the head and foot. The spine and the boards are secure and sure. The contents are most pleasing. They are earnest, diligent, dutiful, clean, clear, confident, certain, fresh. fk. Very Good/No Jacket. Signed.
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Book number: 20kx
USD 150.00 [Appr.: EURO 135.75 | £UK 116.5 | JP• 16312]

 
ANHAEUSSER, C R
A Century of Geological Endeavour in Southern Africa, 1895-1995
Geological Society of South Africa. 1997, First Edition. (ISBN: 0620218207). Softcover, with dust jacket. 587 pages (complete). A most gratifying copy. The covers are exceptionally smart and tidy. The contents are very healthy, sound, clean and clear - as if new throughout. fk. Fine/No Jacket.
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Book number: ccbh
USD 85.00 [Appr.: EURO 77 | £UK 66 | JP• 9243]
Keywords: 0620218207

 
ANHAEUSSER, C R ; MASKE, S (EDS)
Mineral Deposits of Southern Africa - Two Volumes
Geological Society of South Africa. 1986, Limited. (ISBN: 0620094435). Hardcover, with dust jacket. Two volumes (complete). Unnumbered copies of a limited edition of 3500 copies. Both bound in red skivertex. Volume 1: 1020 pages (complete) with charts. The dustjacket has wear, scuffing, marks from shelving. It is secure and sure. The boards are very handsome and smart. They are steady and sure. The contents are benign and earnest. The early pages have very light foxing. Otherwise, the contents are very neat, detailed, diligent, very sure - as if barely used. Volume II: 2335 pages including index. Contents condition as with Volume I. A hearty, solidly competent, healthy set. Please note that these books are very heavy, so should the books need be posted outside of South Africa, extra postage charges will be required. fk. Very Good/Fair.
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Book number: 38hr
USD 600.00 [Appr.: EURO 543 | £UK 465.25 | JP• 65247]
Keywords: 0620094435

 
BLIGNAUT, J J G; ROSSOUW, P J ; VILLIERS, J DE ; RUSSELL, H D
The Geology of the Schoorsteenberg Area, Cape Province - an Explanation of Sheet No. 166 (Schoorsteenberg)
Department of Mines, Geological Survey, Union of South Africa. 1948, First Edition. Softcover, with dust jacket. 48 pages (complete). Government booklet. A much owned copy. The stapled covers are creased, worn, marked. They are comfortable and sure. The contents have evidence of avid use. Nonetheless, the pages are benign, clear, a little worn, assured. fk. Fair/No Jacket.
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Book number: 56iy
USD 18.00 [Appr.: EURO 16.5 | £UK 14 | JP• 1957]

 
BOSSE, HEINZ-RICHARD ; GWOSDZ, WERNER ; LORENZ, WALTER ; MARKWICH, HEINZ ; ROTH, WERNER ; WOLFF, FRIEDRICH
Limestone and Dolomite Resources of Africa [Geologisches Jahrbuch Reihe D - Mineralogie, Petrographie, Geochemie, Lagerstã¤Ttenkunde - Heft 102]
Der Bundesanstalt f√ľr Geowisshenschaften und Rohstoffe und den Geologischen Landes√§mtern in der Bundesrepublik Deutschland, Hannover. 1996, First Edition. Softcover, with dust jacket. 532 pages (complete). In general satisfying condition. Softcover with dustjacket. The dj is tidy with some wear about the edges and corners. It is secure and sure. The covers are clean and neat. The edges have mild shelving and handling wear. The papertrims have very, very light handling marks. The contents are agreeable. The pages are clean, clear, diligent, assured, certain. fk. Very Good/Good.
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Book number: buks
USD 200.00 [Appr.: EURO 181 | £UK 155.25 | JP• 21749]

 
CAIRNCROSS, BRUCE; DIXON, ROGER
Minerals of South Africa
Geological Society of South Africa, Johannesburg. 1995, First Edition. (ISBN: 0620193247). Hardcover, with dust jacket. 296 pages (complete). A smart copy. The dustjacket is healthy, tidy. It has some scuffing, rubbing and mild marks from storage and handling. The blue cloth covered boards are handsome and hale. The contents are in excellent condition. The pages are bright, vivid, diligent, detailed, very clean, very clear, very confident, very generous. fk. Near Fine/Good.
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Book number: bszl
USD 110.00 [Appr.: EURO 99.75 | £UK 85.5 | JP• 11962]
Keywords: 0620193247

 
HALL, A L
Geological Survey - Memoir No 9 - the Geology of the Barberton Gold Mining District Including Adjoining Portions of Northern Swaziland
Department of Mines and Industries, Union of South Africa. 1918. Softcover, with dust jacket. 347 pages (complete). A placid copy. The covers and spine have wear, scuffing, marks all about from handling, storage. They are sure and secure. The inside front cover has an ex-libris plate. The contents are mild-mannered. Some pages are very lightly waved. They also have some wear about the edges and corners. However, by and large and by far, the pages are clean, clear, healthy, tidy, fresh, bright. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 5ru
USD 60.00 [Appr.: EURO 54.5 | £UK 46.75 | JP• 6525]

 
HAMILTON, G N G ; COOKE, H B S
Geology for South African Students : An Introductory Text-Book
Central News Agency, Ltd. South Africa. 1945, Reprint. Hardcover. 240 pages (complete). Inscribed on the frontispage: "To Professor T W [indecipherable] as a token of the authors' esteem". A benign copy. The boards have wear and scuffing and marking from handling and shelving. They are sure and reliable. The contents are benign, clean, clear, diligent, benevolent. fk. Good. Signed.
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Book number: bxci
USD 28.00 [Appr.: EURO 25.5 | £UK 21.75 | JP• 3045]

 
HAUGHTON, S H (ED)
The Geology of Some Ore Deposits in Southern Africa - (Papers Written at the Request of, and Published by, the Geological Society of South Africa) - 2 Volumes
The Geological Society of South Africa, Johannesburg. 1964, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. Two volumes (complete). Two stout, sturdy volumes. Both volumes are in combined / wallet format. The volumes open out with the book on the left and another book of plates and charts on the right. The books have scruffy plastic covers. These covers are secure. The boards of both volumes are marked from storage. They are benign, sound, steady, fit. Volume I : "Gold Deposits of the Witwatersrand Basin", has evidence of avid use throughout. The pages are relaxed, amenable, clean, clear, diligent. The contents of the volume of plates etc, are worn, creased. They are even yet, clean, healthy. Volume II : "Deposits of Some Minerals Outside the Witwatersrand Basin". Similar to Volume I. There are, however, some neat annotations throughout. The contents of the volume of plates are creased, but still hale and sound. The book is assured, competent, very certain. Please note that due to the weight of the books, should they need to be posted outside of South Africa, extra postage charges will be made. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: chcj
USD 150.00 [Appr.: EURO 135.75 | £UK 116.5 | JP• 16312]

 
JOHNSON, M R ; ANHAEUSSER, C R ; THOMAS, R J
The Geology of South Africa
Geological Society of South Africa, Johannesburg / Council for Geoscience, Pretoria. 2006, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 691 pages (complete). A very smart copy. The illustrated laminated boards are fresh, healthy. The contents are exceptionally neat, tidy, agreeable. They are clean, clear, confident, diligent, competent, very certain. fk. Near Fine/No Jacket.
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Book number: cdun
USD 85.00 [Appr.: EURO 77 | £UK 66 | JP• 9243]

 
MCIVER, J R
Gems, Minerals and Rocks in Southern Africa
Purnell and Sons (SA) Pty Limited, Cape Town / Johannesburg. 1966, Limited. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 268 pages (complete). Numbered 206 of a limited edition of 250 copies. Signed by McIver on the frontispage. Glassine protective cover. Full leather. The leathered boards are a little scuffed from shelving. They are otherwise benign, sure. The contents are pleasing. The pages, maps and charts are very healthy, very tidy and neat, clean, clear, confident, very assured. fk. Near Fine/No Jacket.
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Book number: 70kz
USD 90.00 [Appr.: EURO 81.5 | £UK 70 | JP• 9787]

 
MOLENGRAAFF, DR G A F / RONALDSON, J H (TRANS)
Geology of the Transvaal
Esson & Perkins, Johannesburg. 1904, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 90 pages (complete). A casually owned copy. The boards are much worn, marked, stained from handling, storage, The spine is grubby from handling and shelving. The boards are steady and sure. The contents have evidence of ownership. There are also occasional flecks of foxing, age-related marks. In general, the pages are clear, clean, confident, tidy. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 30ri
USD 60.00 [Appr.: EURO 54.5 | £UK 46.75 | JP• 6525]

 
ANHAEUSSER, C. R. & S. MASKE (EDITS).
Mineral Deposits of Southern Africa - Vol I
Geological Society of South Africa. 1986, Limited. (ISBN: 0620094419). Hardcover, with dust jacket. 1020 pages (complete). Unnumbered copy of a limited standard edition of 3500 copies. Red skivertex with pressed gilt titling. A pleasing copy. Previous owner signature on the frontispage (WN Gardyne, the South African mining executive). The dustjacket is much worn, torn, marked, rubbed and sunned all about from storage, shelving, handling. It is secure and sure. The boards are handsome and healthy. The contents are generally pleasing. The diagrams, charts and maps are very smart and neat. The pages have general faint shelving tanning about the trims. The pages are clean, clear, most conscientious, certain, very confident, most detailed, bold. Please note that due to the weight of the volume, should the book need be posted to the outside of South Africa, extra postal charges may be required. fk. Near Fine/Fair.
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Book number: 48rq
USD 190.00 [Appr.: EURO 172 | £UK 147.5 | JP• 20661]
Keywords: 0620094419

 
ANHAEUSSER, C. R. & S. MASKE (EDITS).
Mineral Deposits of Southern Africa - 2 Vols
Geological Society of South Africa. 1986, Limited. (ISBN: 0620094435). Hardcover, with dust jacket. Two volumes (complete). Unnumbered copy of a limited edition of 3500 copies. A sound set. Volume I: the skivertex boards have some wear about the edges, seams from shelving. The spine has wear to the foot. The boards have light scuffing. They are steady and sure and healthy. The boards for Volume II are smart and pleasing. The papertrims of both books have slight discolouration. The pages are most pleasing. The folded charts, diagrams, maps are very neat, sharp. The contents are fresh, bright, very confident, most conscientious and earnest, most competent, very certain, very sound and sure. Please note that due to the weight of the set, should the books need be posted to the outside of South Africa, extra postal charges may be required. fk. Near Fine/No Jacket.
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Book number: 75ro
USD 490.00 [Appr.: EURO 443.5 | £UK 380 | JP• 53285]
Keywords: 0620094435

 
DEPARTMENT OF MINES GEOLOGICAL SURVEY
The Mineral Resources of the Union of South Africa
Government Printer, Union of South Africa. 1959, 4th Edition. Softcover, with dust jacket. 622 pages plus maps and charts (complete). A placid copy. The brown card boards are worn, creased, scuffed. The spine has labels affixed. The contents are sober, clean, clear, a little worn from usage, neat, tidy, confident, diligent, competent. Please note that due to the weight of the book, should the book need be posted outside of South Africa, extra postage charges may be required. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 87ii
USD 14.00 [Appr.: EURO 12.75 | £UK 11 | JP• 1522]

 
TYLER, R
Cyclic Sedimentation and Gold Mineralization in the Malmani Dolomite Subgroup, Pilgrim's Rest-Sabie Area, Eastern Transvaal - a Dissertation Submitted to the Faculty of Science, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, in Fulfilment of the Requirements for the Degree of Master of Science
The Author. 1989. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 145 pages (complete). Text on facing pages only. Charts, maps, diagrams, tables complete and in good order. The boards are tidy and healthy. They have mild wear, scuffing and marks from handling and shelving. The contents are agreeably competent and neat. They are clean, clear, diligent, exact, assured, certain. fk. Near Fine/No Jacket.
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Book number: 61hy
USD 100.00 [Appr.: EURO 90.5 | £UK 77.75 | JP• 10874]

 
VELAIN, CHARLES
Description Geologique de la Presqu' Ile D'Aden de L'Ile de la Reunion Des Iles Saint-Paul Et Amsterdam
Typographie A Hennuyer, Paris. 1878, First Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. 358 pages (complete). In French throughout. Please note that not all photographic plates are present (18/30). All other engravings etc are present. INSCRIBED and SIGNED by Velain on the half-title page: 'A Mon beau-frere Lucien/ Souvenirs affectuese C Velain' [To my brother-in-law Lucien / Affectionate memories/ C Velain]. The title page has another signature - probably of Lucien. Half-leather. Marbled boards. The leathered corners are much worn - particularly at the back. The spine has some scuffing. The spine has five ridges, benign stamped gilt titling. Whilst the spine has shelving wear to the head and foot, it is otherwise fit and clubbable. The boards have scuffing, marks, wear about the shelving edges. Within, the guttering along the frontispage is cracked, but the security of the book is unaffected. The marbled end-papers are mild-mannered. The page-trims have some light shelving tanning and foxing. The pages are agreeable. There is evidence of age and use throughout. There are blots, smears, of foxing here and there throughout. However, overwhelmingly the pages are fresh, clean, clear, conscientiously amenable, healthy, bold, elegant, finely detailed, gratifyingly companionable. fk. Very Good/No Jacket. Signed.
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Book number: 94qt
USD 550.00 [Appr.: EURO 497.75 | £UK 426.5 | JP• 59810]

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