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1 Acheson, Marjie & Boyanton, Janet & Cornell, Nancy & Foster, Nancy & Harrison, Joanne Texas Completely Revised 4th Edition The Texas Monthly Guidebooks
Houston, TX Gulf Publishing Company 1998 0877193177 / 9780877193173 4th Edition Soft Cover Very Good- No Jacket 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall Maps 
xii, 787 pp, purple SC wraps w/white-red lettering w/color pictorial front & back, w/music CD. Guide divides the state into six regions & provides a detailed description of every major town & city in each region. Has maps of major cities, restaurants, major attractions, historical info, directions, county, population & telephone area codes. slight corner curl to wraps 
Price: 8.71 USD
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2 Androit, Laurie Guide to U. S. Government Maps: Geologic and Hydrologic Maps Preliminary Edition
McLean, VA Documents Index 1978 Hard Cover Near Fine No Jacket Sm4to from 9" to 11" 
brown cloth covered boards w/gilt lettering. The book contains over 5,800 entries w/entries and annotations taken from teh cumulative volumes of publications of the Geological Survey, 1879-1961 and 1962-1970, annual supplements for 1971 through 1976, and the monthly lists of New Publications of the Geological Survey from January 1962 through December 1977. The book contains the following series: coal investigations maps, geophysical investigations maps, geologic quadrangle maps, hydrologic investigations atlases, miscellaneous geologic investigations maps, Missouri Basin studies maps, miscellaneous field studies maps, special maps (monographs), mineral investigations resource maps, oil and gas investigations charts, oil and gas investigations maps, mineral p[reliminary strategic maps and hydrologic unit maps. 
Price: 25.29 USD
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3 Baedeker, Karl Baedeker's Switzerland and the Adjacent Portions of Italy, Savoy, and Tyrol
Leipzig, Germany Karl Baedeker, Publisher 1909 23rd Edition Soft Cover Very Good No Jacket 16mo - over 6" to 7" Tall maps, Panoramas, Plans 
584 pp, red linen boards, marbled edges in swirl pattern. A beautiful guide book w/some panoramas, maps, & plans in color. tipped in maps and panoramas, with a rear endpaper map. A handbook for travellers by Karl Baedeker with 72 maps, 19 plans, and 12 panoramas. The book also lists Charles Scribner & Sons as publisher in New York. slight wear to edges of boards. 
Price: 16.58 USD
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4 Bright, Elizabeth S. A Word Geography of California and Nevada - University of California Publications Linguistics 69
Berkeley, CA University of California Press 1971 0052009367 Soft Cover Very Good No Jacket Sm4to from 9" to 11" Maps 
ix, 228 pp, yel SC wraps w/black lettering. A word geography is concerned with only one aspect of a linguistic atlas - vocabulary. The purpose of the study is to show in what ways and to what extent the language is affected by the geography and history of a region by analyzing the reflection of these influences that is discernible in the vocabulary of those hwo lived most of their lives in the area under study. half title page creased. 
Price: 25.50 USD
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5 Clewell, Gladys D. Lands and Peoples : the World in Color 7 Volumes
New York, NY The Grolier Society 1963 Reprint Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket Sm4to from 9" to 11" Illustrated 
7 volumes, black faux leather w/gilt lettering & deco on the spine w/embossed front w/yel-gry illustration, grey-red illustrated eps. The set consists of British Isles and Western Europe, Baltic States and Central Europe, The Near and the Middle East, Southern Asia and the Far East, Africa Australia and Southern Islands, Canada and the United States, and Latin American and General Articles. 
Price: 33.96 USD
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6 Crane, Nicholas Mercator: The Man Who Mapped the Planet
New York, NY Henry Holt & Company 2003 0805066241 / 9780805066241 First American Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Sm4to from 9" to 11" Illustrations & Photos 
xiii, 348 pp, quarterbound w/yel papercovered boards w/maroon papercovered spine, dj cream-brown-yel-green w/color illustrated frontpanel of world map. Gerard Mercator lived through the era of intellectual and scientific expansion. Among those fueling this progressd were the cartographers who sifted through the constant flow of information and evidence to create ever more accurate pictures of the planet. The early navigation charts used by sailors did not account for the fact that the world was round. Mercator solved the dimensional riddle that had vexed cosmographers for so long. 
Price: 12.71 USD
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7 Drioux and CH LeRoy Atlas Universel et Classique De Géographie Ancienne : Romaine, Du Moyen Age, Moderne et Contemporaine
Paris, France Librairie Classique D'eugène Belin 1864 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket Folio - over 12" - 15" tall Maps 
viii, 70 pp, brown clothcovered boards w/dark brown leather title block on the spine w/gilt lettering. The maps are colored. The first map is Cosmographie ou Tableau des Systemes du Monde, followed by Planisphere celeste. Maps on 3, 4, & 5 Geographie sacree, w/pages 6, 7, & 8 being Monde connu des anciens d'apres Ptolemee. pgs 9, 10, 11 have Carte our l'hisotroie grecque. Pg 12 is Monarchies comparatives de Cyrus, de Dariuse et d'Alexandre. pg 13 is Italie ancienne. the book has been rebound and has the following label Laporte, Relieur - Doreur, 23, rue de la Justice - REIMS on the front free flyleaf. some foxing to the map pages. map on page 44-45 has tape from one of the prev owners, on a couple of the folds. It is Carte physique e-t politique de la France - this is the largest map at 21" x 26-1/2". 
Price: 233.75 USD
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8 El Paso Sunland Club A Fun Map of El Paso, Texas: Sunshine Playground of the Border
El Paso, TX El Paso Sunland Club 1945 Sheet Very Good No Jacket 16mo - over 6" to 7" Tall Maps 
Very Good/No Jacket. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall. 1 sheet 14" x 21" w/blu printing folded to 16mo in three folds. Map for sightseeing in El Paso w/information for one-day, two-day, three-day and several day trips around the area of El Paso, Juarez and the Valleys. Contains information on fourteen scenic trips from El Paso through the sunny Southwest from one to three days or more. 
Price: 8.46 USD
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9 Fremont, John Charles Report of the Exploring Expedition to the Rocky Mountains
Readex Microprint Corporation 1966 1135675783 / 9781135675783 Facsimile Hard Cover Very Good+ No Jacket Sm4to from 9" to 11" Illustrations 
(6), 327 pp, green leatherette boards w/gilt lettering on the front cover and spine. Book from the Great Americana series. The document here reprinted is Seate Ex. document 174, 2nd session 28th Congress. Fremont collected geographical information, he made observations and recommendations as to sites for future military posts, "roads," and areas suitable for settlement. He collected zoological, botanical and geological specimens and made analyses of the soil and water. 
Price: 19.55 USD
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10 Frye, John C. and Leonard, A. Byron Relation of Ogallala Formation to the Southern High Plains in Texas
Austin, TX Bureau of Economic Geology / the University of Texas at Austin 1964 Soft Cover w/staples Very Good- No Jacket Sm4to from 9" to 11" Map & Illustrations 
25 pp, light blue SC wraps w/black lettering on the front panel. The book presents the regional physiography of the Ogallala Formation and the High Plains surface. It has information on fossil seeds of the Ogallala Formation and Pleistocene dissection of the High Plains margin. Contains information on the abandoned Panther Valley and Lake Lomax. Prev owner's name on the front cover. crease on the bottom front corner of the rear cover. 
Price: 7.61 USD
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11 Garcia, José Maps of the Chihuahuan Desert Region
Chihuahua, Chih. Soft Cover w/staples Very Good No Jacket 4to - over 11" - 13" Tall Maps 
49 pp, light brown Soft Cover wraps w/black lettering on the front cover. the book is 11" x 27" and has been folded in half. The book contains mpas on the 49 pages. Page one has map of Mexico with approximate outline of Chihuahuan Desert Region. the maps on pages 2-36 are reductions of USGA (USA) and AMS (Mexico) 1:250000 maps. the index in on the front cover. pg 39-40 are 1:500000 maps of Mexico and pages 41-43 are Abbott Map (1906) of Coahuila in three parts. pages 44-49 Atlas Geografica por Estatos Republica Mexicana 1946-56 (08 series). prev owner's name stamped on the upper right corner of the front cover. 
Price: 84.58 USD
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12 Gournay, Luke, Illustrated by Maps Texas Boundaries : Evoltuion of the State's Counties
College Station, TX Texas A&M University Press 1995 0890966532 / 9780890966532 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall Maps 
x, 138 pp, blu cloth covered boards, dj blu w/wht-gilt lettering w/illustrated front. The history of Texas is understandable through its changing maps. From the early boundaries of New Spain, through 23 poorly defined territories that existed in 1836 to the 254 governmental bodies of today. 
Price: 26.35 USD
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13 Gournay, Luke, Illustrated by Maps Texas Boundaries : Evolution of the State's Counties
College Station, TX Texas A&M University Press 1995 0890966532 / 9780890966532 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall Maps 
x, 138 pp, blu cloth covered boards, dj blu w/wht-gilt lettering w/illustrated front. The history of Texas is understandable through its changing maps. From the early boundaries of New Spain, through 23 poorly defined territories that existed in 1836 to the 254 governmental bodies of today. 
Price: 26.35 USD
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14 Guy, Duane F. Panhandle-Plains Historical Review 1978
Canyon, TX Panhandle-Plains Historical Society 1978 Soft Cover Very Good No Jacket 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall Photos, Maps w/front Cover Illustration by Bugbee, Olive 
v, 243 pp, light tan SC wraps w/black illustrated front cover of Palo Duro Canyon. Folded four page color pictorial of part of Palo Duro Canyon tipped in to the verso of the front cover, two maps in envelope at rear of the book. This volume is devoted to the pre-history and history of Palo Duro Canyon. Some of the authors are Jack T. Hughes, Gerald E. Schultz, Roberter A. Wright, William C. Griggs, and Peter L. Petersen. 
Price: 17.85 USD
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15 Henrickson, James and Straw, Richard M. A Gazetteer of the Chihuahuan Desert Region : a Supplement to the Chihuahuan Desert Flora
Los Angeles, CA California State University 1976 Soft Cover Very Good No Jacket Sm4to from 9" to 11" Maps 
(1), 271 pp, (3), light brown Soft Cover wraps w/black lettering on the front cover & spine. The book presents data on place names and features of the Chihuahuan Desert Region. This region occupies teh plateau between the Sierra Madre Occidental and the Sierra Madre Oriental in north central Mexico and extends inot a portion of Arizona, and into the Rio Grande and Pecos River Basins in New Mexico and Texas. It contains the following data: Place-name, State, type of locality, Latittude, Longitude, Elevation in meters, Source of the entry, and Serial number. prev owner's name and address stamped on the upper right corner of the front cover. 
Price: 84.58 USD
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16 Hillyer, V.M. & revised by Huey, Edward G. A Child's History of the World
New York, NY D. Appleton-Century Company 1951 Revised Hard Cover Good+ Good 8vo - over 8" - 9" Tall Octavo Boog, Carle Michel & Wright, M. S. 
xxvi, 512 pp, tan cloth boards w/black lettering on the spine, black deco on the front front cover, dj aqua-yel-green w/black lettering and wraparound color illustration. The book provides the child w/some of the big events and great names, and fixes these in time and provides them a chronological file w/main guides. several small tears on edges of dj and couple of pages have small tear on the front edge. 
Price: 33.58 USD
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17 Hong, Gi-Bum The National Atlas of Korea
The Republic of Korea National Geographic Information Institute 2009 8993841039 / 9788993841039 Hard Cover Near Fine No Jacket/Near Fine Slipcase Folio - over 12" - 15" tall Maps 
(8), 192 pp, red clothcovered boards w/gitl lettering on the front cover and spine, slipcase red hard plastic w/gilt lettering on front & spine. The atlas illustrates the current status of the nation's environment, economy, and society. The book is a collection of maps with geographic information which reflects the nature, environment, history, culture, politics, economy, science and technology of Korea. Korea is the 11th economic power in the world. 
Price: 11.69 USD
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18 Irving, Washington w/intro by McDermott, John Francis A Tour on the Prairies
Norman, OK University of Oklahoma Press 1956 First Thus Hard Cover Very Good Good+ 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall 
214 pp, green marbled boards w/black label block & gilt lettering, brown-wht dj w/green-brown-yel front. The book is from the Western Frontier Library series. It is an account of Washington Irving's expedition west of Arkansas from Fort Gibson to the Cross Timbers in Oklahoma in 1832. slight wrinkling along edges of the dj, two small tears on dj, prev owners name ffep. 
Price: 23.38 USD
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19 Jackson, Jack Flags Along the Coast : Charting the Gulf of Mexico, 1519-1759: a Reappraisal
Austin, TX The Book Club of Texas 1995 Limited/Numbered Hard Cover Near Fine No Jacket Limited & Numbered Edition Elephant Folio - over 15" - 23" tall Maps 
225 pp, quarterbound w/maroon cloth covered spine w/cream pastedown label, front and rear covers cream w/grey illustrations, #301 of 350 cc's. The tale of two maps: the impact of Enriquez Barroto/Bisente maps on the Gulf of Mexico on European cartography in the early eighteenth century. The book contains two parts w/part I dealing w/Spanish exploration of the Gulf that culminated in the 1686-1687 mapping done by Juan Enriquez Barroto. Part II examines the cartographic work of a French engineer in Louisiana, Valentin Devin. MBTB #51 
Price: 318.75 USD
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20 Kay, Gertrude Alice Adventures in Geography
New York, NY The Wise-Parslow Company 1941 Revised Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 8" - 9" Tall Octavo Kay, Gertrude Alice 
157 pp, orange cloth covered boards, endpapers color illustrated maps of the world. Bobby and his Uncle travel around the world through different countries. slight corner wear. 
Price: 25.08 USD
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