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Physical Geography.

By: ANSTED, David Thomas.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London:, Wm. H. Allen & Co., 1871.: 1871

Seller ID: S9083


Fifth edition. Small 8vo. xlviii, 509, 37 (ads.) pp. Map frontis.; some light foxing. Maroon cloth, blind-stamped covers, gilt-stamped spine title; covers soiled, spine worn. Good. View more info

The History of Geography.

By: BAKER, John Norman Leonard (1893-1971).

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Oxford:, Basil Blackwell, 1963.: 1963

Seller ID: S8207


8vo. xxviii, 266 pp. Frontis., photo, index. Green cloth, dust-jacket; dust soiling to jacket. Includes AUTOGRAPHED MANUSCRIPT LETTER FROM BAKER TO E. O. GIFFARD. Fine. FIRST EDITION. Useful history of geography by a major historian in the field. This work notably reevaluated the role of Major James Rennell in the history of geography. INCLUDES: autographed manuscript letter (on headed paper of Jesus College, Oxford) from Baker to E. O. Giffard, 1963. Single leaf with writing on both sides. Also includes an offprint: "Geography in the Service of Mankind" from Nature, vol. 168, 1951. 8... View more info

Des mots et des lieux la dynamique du discours geographique.

By: BERDOULAY, Vincent.

Price: $32.00

Publisher: Paris:, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, 1988.: 1988

Seller ID: S11583

ISBN: 2222041473


Series: Memoires et documents de geographie. 4to. 106 pp. Printed wrappers; corner dented. Very good. ISBN: 2222041473 View more info

The Geography of Science.

By: DORN, Harold.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Baltimore and London:, Johns Hopkins University Press, (1991).: 1991

Seller ID: BL1196

ISBN: 0801841518


FIRST EDITION. 8vo. xx, 219 pp. Figs., tables, index. Blue cloth, gilt-stamped spine title, dust-jacket. Burndy bookplate. Fine. ISBN: 0801841518 First Edition. View more info

Idrísí aus Sizilien: Der Einfluss eines arabischen Wissenschaftlers auf die Entwicklung der europaischen Geographie.

By: DRECOLL, Carsten.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Egelsbach:, Hansel-Hohenhausen, (2000).: 2000

Seller ID: BL2683

ISBN: 3826711874


8vo. 177 pp. Illus. Bright yellow printed wrappers; slight front crease. Burndy bookplate. Near Fine. Rare. ISBN: 3826711874 View more info

Geography and Enlightenment.

By: LIVINGSTONE, David N. & Charles W.J. WITHERS (eds.).

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Chicago and London:, University of Chicago Press, (1999).: 1999

Seller ID: BL2073

ISBN: 0226487202


FIRST EDITION. 8vo. viii, 455 pp. Illustrations, figs., index. Navy cloth, gilt-stamped spine title. Burndy bookplate. Fine. ISBN: 0226487202 First Edition. View more info

Vicariance Biogeography. A Critique.

By: NELSON, Gareth, & Donn E. ROSEN (eds.).

Price: $200.00

Publisher: New York:, Columbia University Press, 1981.: 1981

Seller ID: S8075

ISBN: 0231048084


First edition. 8vo. xvi, 593 pp. Figs., bibliog., index. Green cloth, dust jacket. FINE. RARE. ISBN: 0231048084 Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Ptolemy's Geography; a select bibliography.

By: PTOLEMY; William Harris STAHL.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York:, New York Public Library, 1953.: 1953

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: S11818


8vo. 86 pp. Printed wrappers; corner bent, some minor soiling. INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR TO WILLIAM DUANE STAHLMAN. Very good. View more info

Erinnerungen.

By: SUESS, Eduard (1831-1914).

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Leipzig:, Verlag von S. Hirzel, 1916.: 1916

Seller ID: BL3786


8vo. Frontis. port., plate, figs., index. Original printed boards, leather spine label. Very good. Eduard Suess (1831 – 1914) was an Austrian geologist who was an expert on the geography of the Alps. He is responsible for hypothesising two major former geographical features, the supercontinent Gondwana (proposed 1861) and the Tethys Ocean. He claimed in 1885 that there had once been land bridges connecting South America, Africa, India, Australia, and Antarctica. He named this ancient broken continent Gondwanaland. – Wikipedia. View more info

Late Tudor and Early Stuart Geography, 1583-1650. A sequel to Tudor Geography, 1485-1583.

By: TAYLOR, Eva Germaine Rimington.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York:, Octagon Books, 1968.:

Seller ID: S11236


Reprint. 8vo. ix, 322 pp. 8 plates, index bibliography. Gilt-stamped red cloth. Bookplate. Near fine. View more info

Humanisme et Culture Gographique L'epoque du Concile de Constance, Autour de Guillaume Fillastre; Actes de Colleque de l'Universit de Reims 18-19 novembre 1999.

By: [FILLASTRE, Guillaume] MARCOTTE, Didier (editor).

Price: $125.00

Publisher: (Turnhout, Belgium), : Brepols, 2002.: 2002

Seller ID: BL3400

ISBN: 2503511228


Series: Terrarvm Orbis, History of the Representation of Space in Text and Image, 3. 28cm. 370 pp. Illus., including color, appendices, indices. Printed boards. Burndy bookplate. Fine. ISBN: 2503511228 "This substantial volume brings together the twelve papers given at a meeting held at the University of Reims in France, in 1999. Many of them concern the career of the early fifteenth-century Reims cleric and humanist, Guillaume Fillastre, and his library, and the later papers often deal with subjects that concern readers of this review. Christiane Deluz thus writes about the geographical ... View more info