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There are 80 books in this catalogue.
Geological evolution of the Canning Basin, Western Australia
Forman, D. J. ; Wales, D. W.
Book Number: 63526
ISBN: 0642065861
Australian Government Publishing Service, 1981. 4to. softcover. 91pp. b/w illus. Very good. BMR Bulletin 210.
Price: $25.00


Structural Traps VIII (Treatise of Petroleum Geology Atlas of Oil & Gas Fields Series)
Norman H. Foster and Edward A. Beaumont (compiled by)
Book Number: 63528
ISBN: 0891815902
American Association of Petroleum Geologists 1993. 4to. hardcover. 328pp. b/w illus. Very good.
Price: $18.00


Fundamentals of Enhanced Oil Recovery
van Poollen, H. K.
Book Number: 63529
ISBN: 0878141448
PennWell Books, USA 1980. 4to. hardcover. 155pp. Very good.
Price: $25.00


Rock Engineering
Franklin, John A.; Dusseault, Maurice B.
Book Number: 63492
ISBN: 0070218889
McGraw-Hill, New York, 1989. 8vo. laminated boards, hardcover. 500pp index, b/w illus. Very good, owner's name on fep.
Price: $95.00


Storage Gases in Rock Caverns
Nilsen, B. & Olsen, J. (Editors)
Book Number: 63493
ISBN: 9061918960
A. A. Balkema, Roterdam 1989. 8vo. hardcover. 398pp. b/w illus. Very good, owner's name on fep.
Price: $55.00


Rock Engineering Applications
Franklin, John A.; Dusseault, Maurice B.
Book Number: 63494
ISBN: 0070218897
McGraw-Hill, New York, 1991. 8vo. laminated boards, hardcover. 431pp index, b/w illus. Very good, owner's name on fep.
Price: $45.00


Petrophysics : Theory and Practice of Measuring Reservoir Rock and Fluid Properties
Tiab, Djebbar; Donaldson, Erle C.
Book Number: 63495
ISBN: 9780750677110
Gulf Publishing, USA 2004. 2nd edition. Large 8vo. laminated boards, hardcover. 889pp. index, b/w illus. Near Fine.
Price: $95.00


Well Logging and Formation Evaluation (Gulf Drilling Guides)
Darling, Toby
Book Number: 63497
ISBN: 9780750678834
Gulf Professional Publishing, 2005. 8vo. laminated boards, hardcover. 326pp. index. Fine.
Price: $60.00


Reservoir Formation Damage. Fundamentals, Modeling, Assessment, and Mitigation
Civan, Faruk
Book Number: 63498
ISBN: 9780750677387
Gulf Professional Publishing 2007. Second Edition 8vo. laminated boards, hardcover. 1113pp. index, b/w illus. Near Fine.
Price: $95.00


Petroleum Storage Principles
Marks, Alex
Book Number: 63501
ISBN: 087814238x
PennWell Books, USA 1983 4to. hardcover. 406pp. b/w illus. Very good.
Price: $55.00


Statistical Regression Line-Fitting in the Oil and Gas Industry
Woodhouse, Richard
Book Number: 63505
ISBN: 0878148582
Penn Well, USA 2003. 8vo. softcover. 126pp. b/w illus. Very good, number on fep. Includes CD ROM.
Price: $95.00


Principles of Sedimentary Basin Analysis
Miall, Andrew
Book Number: 63506
ISBN: 038797119X
Springer Verlag, New York, 1990. 2nd edition. 4to. lmainated boards, hardcover. 668pp. index, b/w illus. Near Fine.
Price: $45.00


Applied Hydrodynamics in Petroleum Exploration
Dahlberg, Eric C
Book Number: 63507
ISBN: 0387978801
Springer-Verlag, U.S.A., 1995. 2nd edition. 8vo. laminated boards, hardcover. 295pp. index, b/w illus. Near Fine.
Price: $110.00


Seismic Exploration Fundamentals: The Use of Seismic Techniques in Finding Oil
Coffeen, J. A.
Book Number: 63508
ISBN: 0878142959
PennWell, USA 1986. 2nd edition 8vo. hardcover. 347pp. index, b/w illus. Very good.
Price: $25.00


Carbonate Reservoir Characterization: An Integrated Approach
Lucia, F. Jerry
Book Number: 63509
ISBN: 9783540727408
Springer, U.S.A., 2007. 2nd edition. 8vo. hardcover. 336pp. index, b/w illus. Very good, owner's name on fep.
Price: $150.00


Old Electrical Log Interpretation (Pre-1958) (AAPG Methods in Exploration Series)
Hilchie, Douglas W.
Book Number: 63472
ISBN: 0891816666
American Association Of Petroleum Geologists, 2003. 4to. softcover. 107pp. index. b/w illus. Very good.
Price: $95.00


Terrigenous Clastic Depositional Systems: Applications to Petroleum, Coal, and Uranium Exploration.
Galloway, J.J. & Hobday, D.K.
Book Number: 63449
ISBN: 0387908277
Springer Verlag, 1983. 4to. hardcover. 423pp. index, b/w illus. Very good. Ex-lib, stamps on top & bottom edges & fep.
Price: $35.00


Handbook of Gems and Gemology. A Popular Presentation of the Science of Gemology for the Amateur, Collector and Connoisseur
Parsons, Charles and Edward Soukup
Book Number: 63278
ISBN: 
Gembooks, USA, 1961. 8vo. softcover. 160pp. b/w illus. Very good, top rear corner creased on tip.
Price: $55.00


West Australian Mining Practice, A Description of the Mining Methods followed by the Principal Gold Mines of Western Australia
Cleland, E. Davenport
Book Number: 61078
ISBN: 
The Chamber of Mines of Western Australia, Kalgoorlie, 1911. 4to. green cloth hardcover. b/w illus, folding map, folding plans. 263pp. + index & ads. Good+ condition, 5cm split on spine edge at top(repaired), a few marks on cover. Foxing to endpapers, owner's name inside front cover, rear hinge repaired.
Price: $250.00


The Underground World: A Mirror of Life The Surface, With Vivid Description of the Hidden Works of Nature and Art
Knox, Thos. W.
Book Number: 61228
ISBN: 
The J.B. Burr Publishing Co. 1877. 8vo. Orig.leather bound hardcover. Marbled endpapers, 1016pp. b/w illus. Good, foxing, heavy on prelims, some light foxing throughout. hinges cracked & repaired. Some paper note inserted at rear.
Price: $125.00


Mineral Resources No. 18 The Canbelego, Budgery, And Budgerygar Mines Part 11 Of The Cobar Copper And Gold-Field
Andrews, E.C
Book Number: 59437
ISBN: 
Department Of Mines Geological Survey, Sydney, 1913. 8vo. stiff paper covered boards with cloth spine. 119pp. b/w illus. fold-out maps + 4 folding maps in pocket inside rear cover. Vey good, foxing.
Price: $250.00


The Mineral Industry of New South Wales
Andrews, E.C. & the Staff of the Geological Survey (Edited by F.S. Mance)
Book Number: 59732
ISBN: 
Department of Mines, Government Printer, Sydney, 1928. 8vo. hardcover. 432pp. b/w illus. Index. 40 fold-out plates/maps. 27 figures. Very good+, light foxing to endpapers. Inscription from dep't of mines on fep. Owner's signature on fep. Part I. Mining Development of New South Wales, Part II Description of Occurances of Metals and Metallic Ores, Part III Description of Occurrences of Non-Metals.
Price: $75.00


Miners in the 1970s : a narrative history of the Miners Federation
Thomas, Pete
Book Number: 34926
ISBN: 0959376160
Sydney, NSW The Federation 1983 8vo hardcover 552pp index, b/w illus. very good / very good d/w.
Price: $35.00


Australiasian Institue of Mining and Metalurgy Sydney Conference, 1981
Australiasian Institue of Mining and Metalurgy
Book Number: 35232
ISBN: 
Australiasian Institue of Mining and Metalurgy 1981 4to. softcover. 4330pp. b/w illus. very good, owner's name on fep.
Price: $25.00


Stability in Open Pit Mining
Brawner, C. O. And Milligan, V., Editors
Book Number: 35235
ISBN: 
NY: Society of Mining Engineers, 1971, 8vo. hardcover. 242pp. b/w illus. very good, owner's stamp and signature on fep. / very good d/w lightly chipped on top edge.
Price: $22.00


Geotechnical Practice for Stability in Open Pit Mining.
Brawner, C. O. And Milligan, V., Editors
Book Number: 35236
ISBN: 
NY: Society of Mining Engineers, 1972, 8vo. hardcover. 274pp. b/w illus. very good, owner's stamp on fep. / good chipped d/w.
Price: $22.00


Stability in coal mining: Proceedings of the First International Symposium on Stability in Coal Mining, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, 1978 (A World coal book)
Brawner, C.O. (ed.)
Book Number: 35331
ISBN: 0879301082
San Francisco Miller Freeman Publications 1979 8vo hardcover 496pp very good, owner's stamp on fep.
Price: $45.00


Examination and Valuation of Mineral Property
Parks, Roland D.
Book Number: 42047
ISBN: 
Addison-Wesley, USA, 1957. Small 8vo. red cloth hardcover. b/w illus. very good, stamp ond a few numbers on fep.
Price: $15.00


The Prospector's Guide. A Layman's pocket reference for the discovery and identification of valuable minerals, ores and rocks,
Taylor, Steven & Mary. (editors)
Book Number: 55933
ISBN: 
Poverty Bay Publishing, Australia 1980. thin 8vo. stapled wraps. 48pp. Very good.
Price: $15.00


Welcome, Stranger: The Amazing True Story of One Man's Legendary Search for Gold - At All Costs
Deason, Denise
Book Number: 58217
ISBN: 0670028762
Viking, Australia, 2005. 8vo. softcover. 310pp. b/w illus. Very good+.
Price: $25.00


History of the Australian Gold Rushes
Keesing, Nancy
Book Number: 59320
ISBN: 0207133549
A&R Australian Classics, 1976 8vo hardcover 412pp index, b/w illus. very good / very good d/w.
Price: $16.00


Australian Opal Safari.
Colahan, John
Book Number: 59355
ISBN: 0851796133
Rigby, Australia, 1973. 4to. hardcover. 128pp. index, colour illus. very good. / very good d/w.
Price: $18.00


The Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy Proceedings. No. 170. September 1953
O'Malley, G. B. (editor)
Book Number: 59560
ISBN: 
Melbourne: The Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy 1953, 8vo. softcover. 151pp. b/w illus. fold-out maps. Good.
Price: $15.00


The Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy Proceedings. No. 214. June 1965
O'Malley, G. B. (editor)
Book Number: 59561
ISBN: 
Melbourne: The Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy 1965, 8vo. softcover. 150pp. b/w illus. fold-out map. Very Good.
Price: $15.00


The Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy Proceedings. No. 206. June 1963
O'Malley, G. B. (editor)
Book Number: 59562
ISBN: 
Melbourne: The Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy 1963, 8vo. softcover. 1595pp. b/w illus. fold-out maps. Very Good.
Price: $18.00


Gold and Colonial Society 1851-1870
Quaife, G
Book Number: 59569
ISBN: 072697319x
Cassell Australia, 1975. 8vo. softcover. 199pp. Very good+, light foxing to endpapers.
Price: $22.00


Symposium on Underground Rock Chambers Held During the ASCE National Meeting on Water Resources Engineering: Phoenix, Arizona, January 13 - 14, 1971
American Society of Civil Engineers
Book Number: 35334
ISBN: 
American Society of Civil Engineers 1971 8vo hardcover 600pp very good, owner's stamp & signature on fep.
Price: $25.00


An Introduction to Geophysical Exploration
Kearey, Philip
Book Number: 46332
ISBN: 0632029234
Blackwell Science 1991 Large 8vo softcover 254pp index, colour & b/w illus. very good, owner's details on fep. This is a well balanced, clearly illustrated, modern introduction to geophysical exploration methods, which will provide students of all ages with a sound understanding of the principal techniques and the wide range of their applications in resource exploration and engineering geology. (Bulletin of the Institution of Mining and Metallurgy).
Price: $20.00


Coalminers of Durham
Emery, Norman
Book Number: 58641
ISBN: 075090030x
Surron, UK 1992 Small 4to. softcover. 210pp. index, b/w illus. Very good.
Price: $18.00


The Gypsum Deposits of New South Wales. Department of Mines Geological Survey. Mineral Resources no. 33
Jones, Leo J.
Book Number: 58928
ISBN: 
N.S.W. Dept. Mines 1925 8vo. softcover. 45pp. b/w illus. 2 fold-out maps. Very good, cover edges browned.
Price: $25.00


Geology and underground water resources of the east Darling District.
Mukholland, C. St. J.
Book Number: 58938
ISBN: 
New South Wales. Department Of Mines 1940 8vo. hardcover. 86pp. index, 1 fold-out map plus 2 large folding maps inside rear cover. Good+, some insect damage to cloth spine. Maps excellent. (NSW Dept. of Mines Geo. Survey. Mineral Resources No. 39)
Price: $25.00


The Coal Resources of the Southern Portion of the Maitland - Cessnock - Creta Coal District (Northern Coalfield). Mineral Resources No. 37
Jones, Leo J. (Government Geologist)
Book Number: 59390
ISBN: 
Department of Mines. Geological Survey. Sydney 1939. 8vo. stiff boards with red cloth spine. 235pp. b/w illus, 7 folding charts, 1 folding map. Very good.
Price: $65.00


Old Walhalla - Portrait of a Gold Town
Paull, Raymond
Book Number: 59440
ISBN: 
Melbourne University Press, 1963. 8vo. hardcover. 148pp. b/w illus. Very good, foxing to endpapers. / Very good d/w with lightly rubbed spine edges
Price: $18.00


De Re Metallica.
Agricola, Georgius
Book Number: 59477
ISBN: 0486600068
Dover, New York, Later edition. Large 8vo. hardcover. 638pp. index, b/w illus. Very good, light foxing to outer page edges. / Very good clipped d/w with crease on top edge. "Translated from the first Latin edition of 1556 with Biographical Introduction, Annotations and Appendices upon the Development of Mining Methods, Metallurgical Processes, Geology, Mineralogy and Mining Law from the earliest times to the 16th Century." (title page).
Price: $75.00


Dynasty of Iron Founders: The Darbys and Coalbrookdale.
Raistrick, Arthur
Book Number: 61203
ISBN: 
Longmans Green & Co, London, 1953. 8vo. red cloth hardcover. 308pp. index, b/w illus. Colour frontis. Very good ex-lib.
Price: $18.00


The 33 - the Ultimate Account of the Chilean Miners' Dramatic Rescue
Franklin, Johathan
Book Number: 62285
ISBN: 9780593067727
Bantam Press 2011 Trade paperback. 303pp. Very good. For 69 days 33 miners were trapped underground. This is the story of the collaps, their rescue, their self management, and how countries all around the world put in to help.
Price: $14.00


Powerdown: Options and Actions for a Post-Carbon World
Heinberg, Richard
Book Number: 52648
ISBN: 9780865715103
New Society Publishers September 1, 2004 8vo softcover 288pp near fine. If the US continues with its current policies, the next decades will be marked by war, economic collapse, and environmental catastrophe. Resource depletion and population pressures are about to catch up with us, and no one is prepared. The political elites, especially in the US, are incapable of dealing with the situation and have in mind a punishing game of 'Last One Standing.' The alternative is 'Powerdown,' a strategy that will require tremendous effort and economic sacrifice in order to reduce per-capita resource usage in wealthy countries, develop alternative energy sources, distribute resources more equitably, and reduce the human population humanely but systematically over time. While civil society organizations push for a mild version of this, the vast majority of the world's people are in the dark, not understanding the challenges ahead, nor the options realistically available. Powerdown speaks frankly to these dilemmas. Avoiding cynicism and despair, it begins with an overview of the likely impacts of oil and natural gas depletion and then outlines four options for industrial societies during the next decades: Last One Standing: the path of competition for remaining resources; Powerdown: the path of cooperation, conservation and sharing; Waiting for a Magic Elixir: wishful thinking, false hopes, and denial; Building Lifeboats: the path of community solidarity and preservation. Finally, the book explores how three important groups within global society--the power elites, the opposition to the elites (the antiwar and antiglobalization movements, et al: the 'Other Superpower'), and ordinary people--are likely to respond to these four options. Timely, accessible and eloquent, Powerdown is crucial reading for our times.
Price: $8.00


The Book of Opals
Eyles, Wilfred Charles
Book Number: 61760
ISBN: 
Tuttle Company, 1964. 8vo. hardcover. 224pp. index, b/w illus. mmaps. Very good, tape marks on endpapers. / Very good d/w.
Price: $18.00


The Archaeology of Industry
Kenneth Hudson
Book Number: 3713
ISBN: 
Scribner 1976 Excellent copy in new condition. Drawing by Pippa Brand. Covers UK, US, Canada, Fr, SA, Cz and Australia.
Price: $15.00


The Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy Proceedings. No. 187. September 1953
McKeon, M. R. (editor)
Book Number: 59559
ISBN: 
Melbourne: The Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy 1958, 8vo. softcover. 104pp. b/w illus. fold-out map. Good, water damage to bottom edge.
Price: $15.00



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