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1 Ford, William E. DANA'S MANUAL OF MINERAOLOGY For the Student of Elementary Mineralogy, the Mining Engineer, the Geologist, the Prospector, the Collector, Etc.
New York, NY John Wiley & Sons 1929 First Edition Hardcover 
This is a semi-hard cover book (flexible) of maroon-brown leather with a bright gilt title on the spine. Tightly bound bright and clean pages. There is little wear to the covers - a touch of scuffing at the tips of the edges. No tears, no chipping. There is a former owner bookplate with a name and address on the inside cover and another bookplate on the first blank page, unsigned. There are many illustrations in the form of diagrams and photographs in black and white. There are also many tables and lists in the rear of the book. The chapters are titled Crystallography, General Physical Properties of Minerals, Chemical Mineralogy, Descriiptive Mineralogy, Determinative Mineralogy. 476 pages. ; 8vo; 476 pages 
Price: 33.00 USD
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2 Gribbin, John R and Plagemann, Stephen H.. THE JUPITER EFFECT
New York, NY Walker & Company 1974 0802704646 / 9780802704641 First Edition Hardcover 
This is the First Edition published in the U. S in 1974 - a hardcover with a dust jacket. This is a red cloth covered book in fine condition. Tight, bright, crisp and clean. There are no marks or writing. Well cared for. The dust jacket has a light touch of wear to the corners. It is now protected in a new archival see-through, removable mylar cover. There is a foreword by Isaac Asimov. A title phrase on the front cover reads as: The Planets as Triggers of Devastating Earthquakes. Illustrated with graphs and diagrams in black on white. ; 8vo; 136 pages 
Price: 19.50 USD
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Madrid, Spain Libreria De Los Sres. Viuda & Hijos 1845 Hardcover 
This is the New Edition / Nuevo Edicion published in 1845 - 928 pages - in leather and in Spanish. Though maps are listed in the 'Indice', this book is missing the maps. The book is all text except for a few diagrams. The book has a tight binding. The covers are a dark black-green leather with a gilt border. The covers have a delicate, ornate tooled design, The spine has a decorative design and a title in gilt. There are marbled end papers. The covers have scuffing and a slight chip to the leather at the top of the spine. There is some faint to heavy foxing scattered throughout the book subject to the paper used for a portion of the book. In Spanish. ; 8vo; 928 pages 
Price: 45.00 USD
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