Welcome to MS Book and Mineral Company!

We are your source of recent, rare, and out-of-print books and publications (both domestic and international) concerning Geology, Ore Deposits, Paleontology, and Mining History. We specialize in publications of the United States Geological Survey and the United States Bureau of Mines. 

We also sell minerals, rocks, ore samples, and fossil specimens from a number of locations around the World. 

Current special:  free domestic media mail shipping and reduced shipping on all international orders

Notice: I will on the road beginning 18 October 2014 for about ten days.  Please send in your orders by email or snail mail as usual.  To place an order while I am on the road please use the cell phone. The number is listed below under contact information. You can also leave a message on the office phone recorder.

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Specialty Catalogs:

Geology Books

United States Bureau of Mines Publications

United States Geologic Survey Publications

Ore Deposits

Paleontology Books

Fossil Specimens

Mineral, Rock, and Gemstone Books

Mineral Specimens, Faceting / Lapidary Rough


Mineralogy Books


GSA DNAG Publications

United States Geology & Mining History

Uranium Studies
 Additional Catalogs:

American Institute of Mining Engineers
Biographies and Autobiographies
Bureau of Land Management Maps
Circum-Pacific Catalog
Coal Geology and Mining
Colorado Scientific Society Publications
Handbooks and Catalogs
International Geology & Mining History
Lake Superior Mining Institute
Metals and Polymer Books
Military Books
Mineralogical Record
Mining Companies
Mining Handbooks
Miscellaneous Handbooks
Miscellaneous Mining History
Railroad Books & Handbooks
Roadside Geology Series
Rock, Gem, and Mineral Books
Rockhounding in the United States
Space Books
Trails Illustrated Maps
United States Forest Service Maps

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