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Basic Well Log Analysis for Geologists

By: Asquith, George B.; Gibson, Charles R.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: American Association of Petroleum Geologists: 1982

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 008058

ISBN: 0891816526

Condition: Fine


Hardcover in Fine condition, dustwrapper with some fading to spine but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp vii, 216, graphs throughout. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED. View more info

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With Graciela to the Headhunters.

By: Boeldeke, Alfred.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Barrie: 1958

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006249

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in Very Good condition, with dustwrapper, some shelf wear and small chips, otherwise also in Very Good condition. First edition, With pp166, b&w illustrations. The story of one of the most adventurous and hazardous journeys ever undertaken in and across the interior of the South American continent View more info

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Yankee traders, Old Coasters & African Middlemen: A History of American Legitimate Trade with West Africa in the Ninteenth Century.

By: Brooks, George E.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Boston University Press: 1971

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 003989

Condition: Fine


Hardcover in Fine condition with dustwrapper in Very Good condition. First edition, pp xiv, 370, appendices, bibliography, index. View more info

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Tinkers: Synge and the Cultural History of the Irish Traveller.

By: Burke, Mary.

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Oxford, 2009. 9780199566464: 2009

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2039

ISBN: 0199566461

Condition: As New


Hardback, in As New condition with dustwrapper in As New condition. First edition, pp x, 329, bibliography, index. The history of Irish Travellers is not analogous to that of the 'tinker', a Europe-wide underworld fantasy created by sixteenth-century British and continental Rogue Literature that came to be seen as an Irish character alone as English became dominant in Ireland. By the Revival, the tinker represented bohemian, pre-Celtic aboriginality, functioning as the cultural nationalist counter to the Victorian Gypsy mania. Long misunderstood as a portrayal of actual Travellers, J.M. Synge'... View more info

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Seismic Stratigraphy: Applications to Hydrocarbon Exploration (AAPG Memoir 26)

By: Charles E. Payton

Price: £20.00

Publisher: American Association of Petroleum Geologists: 1977

Edition: 5th or later Edition

Seller ID: 008059

ISBN: 0891813020

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover, some light rubbing and shelfwear but otherwise in Very Good condition. Later edition, pp 516, b&w illustrations, graphs, colour graphs in centre, index. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED. View more info

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Red Deer: The Behaviour and Ecology of Two Sexes (Wildlife Behaviour & Ecology)

By: Clutton- Brock, T.H.; Guinness, F.E. & Albon, S.D.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Edinburgh University Press: 1985

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 006260

ISBN: 0852244479

Condition: Very Good


Softcover in illustrated card covers some rubbing to edges and corners, creasing to spine but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 378. b&w illustrations and diagrams and index. Red Deer: Behavior and Ecology of Two Sexes is the most extensive study yet available of reproduction in wild vertebrate. The authors synthesize data collected over ten years on a population of individually recognizable red deer, usually regarded as conspecific with the American elk. Their results reveal the extent of sex differences in behavior, reproduction, and ecology and make a substantial contrib... View more info

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Computer Modeling of Geologic Surfaces and Volumes (Computer Applications in Geology)

By: David E. Hamilton; Thomas A. Jones

Price: £75.00

Publisher: American Association of Petroleum Geologists: 1992

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006511

ISBN: 089181700X

Condition: Fine


Large hardcover, previous owners name on fep, otherwise in Fine condition with Fine dustwrapper. First edition, pp x, 297, colour and b&w diagrams and graphs, appendices, index. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED. View more info

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Jim Clark: Tribute to a Champion.

By: Dymock, Eric.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: G T Foulis & Co Ltd: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005984

ISBN: 0854299823

Condition: Fine


Hardback in Near Fine condition, complete with dustwrapper, also in Fine condition. With colour and b&w illustrations. First edition. With pp256 and index. This classic of motor racing celebrates the life and achievements of Jim Clark (1936-1968), World Champion 1963 and 1965. A royalty on every copy sold in Britain will be donated to the Jim Clark Trust. Patrons Sir Jackie Stewart, David Coulthard, Dario Franchitti and Allan McNish celebrate the new edition, Sir Jackie describing Clark as '...the best racing driver I ever raced with and against'. Three times Le Mans winner Allan McNish: '... View more info

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Kane's Arctic Explorations.

By: Franklin, Sir John.

Price: £65.00

Publisher: T. Nelson and Sons.: 1892

Seller ID: 007099

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in Very Good condition, LAM boards, no dustwrapper, as issued. With pp444, fold out map charting the discoveries by the American Arctic expedition under the command of Dr Elisha Kent Kane, in search of Sir John Franklin. With numerous b&w illustrations, with tissue guarded frontispiece picture. View more info

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Rolling Thunder: A Portrait of North American Railroading

By: Gary J. Benson

Price: £15.00

Publisher: W W Norton & Co Inc: 1991

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 007652

ISBN: 0393029077

Condition: Fine


Large hardcover in Fine condition with dustwrapper with slight shelfwear but otherwise in Near Fine condition. First edition, pp 192, colour illustrations throughout. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED. View more info

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Calculated Risk.

By: Haston, Dougal.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Diadem Books: 1979

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 007728

ISBN: 0906371457

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in Very Good condition, with some minor shelf wear to dustwrapper, price clipped, otherwise also in Very Good condition. With pp192, with a b&w illustration of the Mont Blanc range. When John Dunlop gives Judy Scott a lift to Glencoe on his motorbike, both are surprised when a relationship develops. But for John all passions must be relegated to the demands of the big climb. The focus soon shifts to the Alps where he teams up with the American climber Jack McDonald. Their careful planning goes awry and a major first ascent bid turns into an intense struggle bringing disaster and tr... View more info

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Lloyd's Register of Yachts 1979.

By: Johnson, V. H.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Lloyd's Register of Shipping.: 1979

Seller ID: 005249

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in green cloth covers, with gilt illustration and title on front board and spine. Some light shelf wear and some bumping to the spine and right hand bottom corner, otherwise in Very Good condition. 92nd yearly edition, pp1332. Oblong: 18.5 x 23cm. Lloyd's Register of Yachts. Sail numbers of racing yachts. Register of American Yachts, Rules for the construction and classification of yachts. Lloyd's Register's Tonnage Measurement Service for Official Registration of British Yachts. Yacht services. With supplement booklet 1979. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRS... View more info

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Lloyd's Register of Yachts 1978.

By: Johnson, V. H.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Lloyd's Register of Shipping.: 1980

Seller ID: 005248

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in green cloth covers, with gilt illustration and title on front board and spine. Some light shelf wear and some bumping to the spine, otherwise in Very Good condition. 91st yearly edition, pp1332. Oblong: 18.5 x 23cm. Lloyd's Register of Yachts. Sail numbers of racing yachts. Register of American Yachts, Rules for the construction and classification of yachts. A Guide to machinery and electrical equipment in yachts. Yacht services. With two supplement booklets 1978. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE... View more info

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Lloyd's Register of Yachts 1965.

By: Johnson, V. H.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Lloyd's Register of Shipping.: 1965

Seller ID: 005230

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in green cloth covers, with gilt illustration and title on front board and spine. Some light shelf wear and some bumping to the spine, otherwise in Very Good condition. 78th yearly edition, pp1366. Oblong: 18.5 x 23cm. Lloyd's Register of Yachts. Sail numbers of racing yachts. Register of American Yachts, Rules for the construction and classification of yachts. A Guide to machinery and electrical equipment in yachts. Yacht services. Advertising pages. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED. View more info

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Lloyd's Register of Yachts 1980.

By: Johnson, V. H.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Lloyd's Register of Shipping.: 1980

Seller ID: 005231

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in green cloth covers, with gilt illustration and title on front board and spine. Some light shelf wear and some bumping to the spine, otherwise in Very Good condition. 93rd yearly edition, pp1384. Oblong: 18.5 x 23cm. Lloyd's Register of Yachts. Sail numbers of racing yachts. Flag Booklet 1971 edition, register of American Yachts, Rules for the construction and classification of yachts. A Guide to machinery and electrical equipment in yachts. Yacht services. Includes supplemental booklet containing alterations and additions 1980. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR U... View more info

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Lloyd's Register of Yachts 1972.

By: Johnson, V. H.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Lloyd's Register of Shipping.: 1972

Seller ID: 005229

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in green cloth covers, with gilt illustration and title on front board and spine. Some light shelf wear and some bumping to the spine, otherwise in Very Good condition. 85th yearly edition, pp1478. Oblong: 18.5 x 23cm. Lloyd's Register of Yachts. Sail numbers of racing yachts. Register of American Yachts, Rules for the construction and classification of yachts. A Guide to machinery and electrical equipment in yachts. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED. View more info

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Lloyd's Register of Yachts 1963.

By: Johnson, V. H.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Lloyd's Register of Shipping.: 1963

Seller ID: 005268

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in green cloth covers, with gilt illustration and title on front board and spine. Some light shelf wear and some bumping to the spine, otherwise in Very Good condition. 76tth yearly edition, pp1225 and 31 pages of advertising. Oblong: 18.5 x 23cm. Lloyd's Register of Yachts. Sail numbers of racing yachts. Register of American Yachts, Rules for the construction and classification of yachts. A Guide to machinery and electrical equipment in yachts. Yacht services. Advertising pages. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE... View more info

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Rainbow's End: The Crash of 1929 (Pivotal Moments in American History)

By: Klein, Maury

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press Inc: 2001

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 003610

ISBN: 0195135164

Condition: Fine


Hardcover in Fine condition with dustwrapper in Fine condition. First edition, b&w illustrations, notes, bibliography, index. History of the stock market crash that caused the Great Depression. S32. View more info

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Dancing in the Dark.

By: Lane, Arthur.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Kenmore Press: 1977

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 004522

ISBN: 0918298008

Condition: Fine


Dark blue over sized card wraps with tipped on illustration on front board and paper title label on spine, some light wear to edges but otherwise in Fine condition. Limited edition of 350, Signed by Author, pp 45, colour illustrations. Scarce title. View more info

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Dancing in the Dark.

By: Lane, Arthur.

Price: £70.00

Publisher: Kenmore Press: 1977

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author & Illustrator

Seller ID: 004523

ISBN: 0918298008

Condition: Fine


Dark blue cloth covered boards with tipped on illustration on front board and paper title label on spine, some light fading to spine but otherwise in Fine condition. Limited edition of 26, this is letter "O", Signed by Author & Illustrator, contains an autographed manuscripts in a pocket on the rear pastedown, pp 45, colour illustrations. Scarce title. View more info