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Akersten, W. A., et.al., Ed. / AND WHEREAS....PAPERS ON THE VERTEBRATE PALEONTOLOGY OF IDAHO, HONORING JOHN A. WHITE, VOLUME 1, IDAHO MUSEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY OCCASIONAL PAPER 36, Pocatello, 2002, pb, 216 pages, - 2 -, $ 28 [Contains 16 papers which include the Lemhi Oligo-Miocene; Star Valley Local Fauna; Birch Creek Local Fauna; Glens Ferry Formation; American Falls Local Fauna; Massacre Rocks Local Fauna; much more....]

Augusta, J. / THE AGE OF MONSTERS, London, 1966, cl, dust cover present, 79 pages plus full page color illustrations, - 3 -, $ 100

Benton, M. / ON THE TRAIL OF THE DINOSAURS: The latest evidence on the mighty reptiles that dominated our prehistoric past, New York, 1989, cl, 143 pages, - 2 -, $ 25

Benton, M. J. / THE REIGN OF THE REPTILES, New York, 1990, cl, 143 pages, - 1 -, $ 30

Benton, M. J. / THE REIGN OF THE REPTILES, New York, 1990, cl, 143 pages, - 3 -, $ 16

Benton, M. J. / THE RISE OF THE MAMMALS, New York, 1991, cl, 144 pages, - 1 -, $ 30

Benton, M. / VERTEBRATE PALAEONTOLOGY, London, 1990, pb, 377 pages, - 1 -, $ 30

Brown, T. M. and Rose, K. D. / DAWN OF THE AGE OF MAMMALS in the Northern Part of the Rocky Mountain Interior, North America, GSA SP 243, Boulder, 1990, pb, 241 pages, - 1 -, $ 40

Bump, J. D., Ed. / GUIDEBOOK TO THE 5th FIELD CONFERENCE OF THE SOCIETY OF VERTEBRATE PALEONTOLOGY IN WESTERN SOUTH DAKOTA, Rapid City, 1951, pb, 85 pages, 20 illustrations, - 3 -, $ 45 [History of Exploration of the Big Badlands of South Dakota; White River Badlands of South Dakota; Suggested Correlations of the Oligocene of Nebraska and South Dakota; Oligocene of Western North Dakota; Badlands Monument; Fossil Vertebrata of South Dakota; Mesozoic Stratigraphy of the Dakota Basin; Paleozoic Stratigraphy of Western South Dakota; The Igneous and Metamorphic Geology of the Black Hills]

Carranza, O. C., et.al. / GUIDEBOOK OF GUANAJUATO: EARLY AND LATE CENOZOIC VERTEBRATE LOCALITIES IN CENTRAL MEXICO, Society of Vertebrate Paleontology, 42nd Annual Meeting, Mexico City, 1982, pb, 50 pages, - 2 -, $ 45

Chatterjee, S. / THE RISE OF BIRDS, Baltimore, 1997, cl, 312 pages, - 1 -, $ 55

Cohen, D. / THE AGE OF GIANT MAMMALS, New York, 1969, cl, 160 pages, - 5 -, $ 10

Colbert, E. H. / EVOLUTION OF THE VERTEBRATES: A HISTORY OF THE BACKBONED ANIMALS THROUGH TIME, 3rd Edition, New York, 1980, cl, 510 pages, - 2 -, $ 40

Cope, E. D. / THE VERTEBRATA OF THE TERTIARY FORMATIONS OF THE WEST, Report of the United States Geological Survey of the West, 1884, Volume III - Tertiary Vertebrata, two volume set, recent cloth - 1978 reprint, text bound into volume 1, plates bound into volume 2, cl[2], 1009 pages, 38 woodcuts, 134 plates, covers Eocene vertebrate fauna of the Puerco, Wasatch and Bridger Formations and the lower and middle vertebrate fauna of the White River and John Day formations, - 5 -, $ 495

Currie, P. J. and Padian, K. / ENCYCLOPEDIA OF DINOSAURS, San Diego, 1997, cl, 869 pages, - 3 -, $ 90


David, L. R. / MIOCENE FISHES OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA, GSA SP 43, Baltimore, 1943, 193 pages, 16 plates, 39 figs., -3 -, $ 43

Davies, A. M. / TERTIARY FAUNAS: A TEXT-BOOK FOR OILFIELD PALENTOLOGISTS AND STUDENTS OF GEOLOGY, VOLUME II. THE SEQUENCE OF TERTIARY FAUNAS, London, 1934, cl, 252 pages, - 3 -, $ 25


Dawson, M. R. / LATER TERTIARY LEPORIDAE OF NORTH AMERICA, University of Kansas Paleontological Contributions, Vertebrata, Article 6, Lawrence, 1958, pb, 75 pages, 2 plates, 3 figs., - 2 -, $ 25

de Saint Seine, P. / POISSONS FOSSILES DE L’ÉTAGE DE STANLEYVILLE (CONGO BELGE), In: Annales Du Mesée Royal Du Congo Belge, Tervuren,1955, afb, 13 planche, 85 figures dans de texte, 3 tableau, - 5 -, $ 38

Dodson, P. / THE HORNED DINOSAURS, Princeton, 1996, cl, 346 pages, - 1 -, $ 45

Dodson, P. / THE HORNED DINOSAURS, Princeton, 1996, pb, 346 pages, - 3 -, $ 20

Domning, D. P., et.al. / TWO NEW OLIGOCENE DESMOSTYLIANS AND A DISCUSSION OF TETHYTHERIAN SYSTEMATICS, Smithsonian Contributions to Paleobiology # 59, Washington, 1986, pb, 56 pages, 23 figs., - 2 -, $ 30

Eastman, C. R. / NEW YORK STATE MUSEUM, MEMOIR 10: DEVONIAN FISHES OF THE NEW YORK FORMATIONS, Albany, 1907, cl, 235 pages, 14 plates, - 3 -, $ 299

Farlow, J. O., Ed. / PALEOBIOLOGY OF THE DINOSAURS, GSA SP 238, Boulder, 1989, pb, 100 pages, illustrated, - 2 -, $ 29

Fay, R. O. / CATALOG OF CONODONTS, In: Vertebrata, Article 3, 206 pages, 109 figs., Lawrence, 1952, pb, - 3 -, $ 35


Fields, R. W. / GUIDEBOOK TO THE 8th FIELD CONFERENCE, Western Montana, Society of Vertebrate Paleontology, Missoula, 1958, pb, 27 pages, 4 plates, 4 route maps, 3 photos, - 3 -, $ 40 [Covers the following areas on Montana: Missoula, Butte, Pipestone Springs, Anceney, Virginia City, Dillon, Dell, Alder, Helena, Townsend; titles include: Faunal lists of vertebrates from Western and Southwestern Montana; Tertiary Beds of the Sage Creek Area; Faunal and stratigraphic relationships at the Cabbage Patch Beds; Latest Miocene Anceney Local Mammal; Appendix]

Fields, R. W. / GUIDEBOOK TO THE 8th FIELD CONFERENCE, Western Montana, Society of Vertebrate Paleontology, Missoula, 1958, afb, 27 pages, 4 plates, 4 route maps, 3 photos, - 3 -, $ 45 [Covers the following areas on Montana: Missoula, Butte, Pipestone Springs, Anceney, Virginia City, Dillon, Dell, Alder, Helena, Townsend; titles include: Faunal lists of vertebrates from Western and Southwestern Montana; Tertiary Beds of the Sage Creek Area; Faunal and stratigraphic relationships at the Cabbage Patch Beds; Latest Miocene Anceney Local Mammal; Appendix]


Galbreath, E. C. / A CONTRIBUTION TO THE TERTIARY GEOLOGY AND PALEONTOLOGY OF NORTHEASTERN COLORADO, University of Kansas Paleontological Contributions, Vertebrata Article 4, Lawrence, 1953, 120 pages, 2 plates, 26 figs., - 3 -, $ 35

Gazin, C. L. / MAMMALIAN FAUNAL ZONES OF THE BRIDGER MIDDLE EOCENE, Smithsonian Contributions to Paleobiology # 20, Washington, D. C., 1976, pb, 25 pages, - 3 -, $ 15, another copy, - 2 -, $ 20

Genoways, H. H. and Dawson, M. R., Ed. / CONTRIBUTIONS IN QUATERNARY VERTEBRATE PALEONTOLOGY: A VOLUME IN MEMORIAL TO JOHN E. GUILDAY, contents include: Eastern Herpetofaunas, Herpetofaunas from Kansas, Cumberland Cave Birds, Payne Creek Avifauna, Blarina Systematics, Geomys from West Virginia, Late Pleistocene Neotoma, Sigmodon Body Mass, Beringian Microtines, Blancan Arvicolines, Canis Dirus Taxonomy, Archeological Site Dogs, Extinction of Noble Marten, Carnivore Traps, Small North American Carnivores, Bechan Cave Dung Blanket, Pleistocene Tapirus, Status of Sangamona, St. Elzear Cave (Canada), Meadowcroft Rockshelter, Florida Pleistocene Biogeography, Irvington Faunas from Kansas, Peccary Cave Paleoecology, Fowlkes Cave Local Fauna, Cueva Quebrada Fauna, Pleistocene Gigantism, Quaternary Paleoenvironments, Phyletic Trends, Pittsburgh, 1984, cl, 538 pages, - 1 -, $ 65

Gilmore, C. W. / OSTEOLOGY OF APATOSAURUS, WITH SPECIAL REFERENCE TO SPECIMENS IN THE CARNEGIE MUSEUM, Volume 11, No. 4, pages 175 - 208, 12 plates, 30 figs., clean, several large plates have multiple fold sights and tape repairs, ovg, - 3 -, $ 40

Grande, L. and Bemis, W. E. / A COMPREHENSIVE PHYLOGENETIC STUDY OF AMIID FISHES (AMIIDAE) BASED ON COMPARATIVE SKELETAL ANATOMY, AN EMPIRICAL SEARCH FOR INTERCONNECTED PATTERNS OF NATURAL HISTORY, Society of Vertebrate Paleontology, Memoir 4, Chicago, 1998, cl, 690 pages, - 2 -, $ 60

Grande, L. / PALEONTOLOGY OF THE GREEN RIVER FORMATION with a Review of the Fish Fauna, Laramie, 1980, pb, 333 pages, - 1 -, $ 45


Grande, L. / PALEONTOLOGY OF THE GREEN RIVER FORMATION with a Review of the Fish Fauna, Laramie, 1980, pb, 333 pages, - 3 -, $ 35

Heintz, A. / THE STRUCTURE OF DINICHTHYS, A CONTRIBUTION TO OUR KNOWLEDGE OF THE ARTHROIDIRA, the Bashford Dean Memorial Volume on Archaic Fishes, American Museum of Natural History, New York, 1932, pb, 224 pages, 9 plates, 91 figs., - 3 -, $ 45

Holman, J. A. / PLEISTOCENE AMPHIBIANS AND REPTILES IN NORTH AMERICA, New York, 1995, cl, Oxford Monographs on Geology and Geophysics # 32, 243 pages, - 1 -, $ 60

Johns, M. J., Barnes, C. R., and Orchard, M. J. / TAXONOMY AND BIOSTRATIGRAPHY OF MIDDLE AND LATE TRIASSIC ELASMOBRANCH ICHTHYOLITHES FROM NORTHEASTERN BRITISH COLUMBIA, Geological Survey of Canada Bulletin 502, Ottawa, 1997, pb, 235 pages, 38 plates, 14 figs., 2 plates on a single sheet (in pocket), 4 tables, 3 appendices, - 2 -, $ 45

Jordan, D. S. and Branner, J. C. / THE CRETACEOUS FISHES OF CEARÁ, BRAZIL, Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collections, Volume 52, part 1, pages 1 - 30, 1908, pb, - 3 -, $ 36 [Issue also contains: necessary changes in the nomenclature of starfish; an apparently new Protoblattid Family from the lower Cretaceous, more....]

Khan, E. / BIOSTRATIGRAPHY AND PALAEONTOLOGY OF A SANGAMON DEPOSIT AT FORT QU’APPELLE, SASKATCHEWAN, National Museums of Canada, Publication 5, Ottawa, 1970, pb, 82 pages, 17 tables, 25 plates, -2 -, $ 29

Kingdom, J. / EAST AFRICAN MAMMALS, AN ATLAS OF EVOLUTION IN AFRICA, VOLUME III, PART B, LARGE MAMMALS, Chicago, 1979, pb, 436 pages, - 2 -, $ 49

Kingery, D., et.al. / FISHES: In: Maps Digest, Expo X Edition, Volume 11, No. 5, MaComb, 1988, spiral bound, 87 pages, a few marks on one figure in text, ovg, - 3 -, $ 20

Kurten, B. / ON EVOLUTION AND FOSSIL MAMMALS, New York, 1988, cl, 301 pages, - 1 -, $ 75

Kurten, B. / HOW TO DEEP-FREEZE A MAMMOTH, New York, 1986, cl, 121 pages, - 1 -, $ 30

Kurten, B. / HOW TO DEEP-FREEZE A MAMMOTH, New York, 1986, cl, 121 pages, - 5 -, $ 10

Lambert, D. / THE ULTIMATE DINOSAUR BOOK, London, 1993, cl, 192 pages, - 1 -, $ 45

LaPorte, L. F., Ed. / ESTABLISHMENT OF A GEOLOGIC FRAMEWORK FOR PALEOANTHROPOLOGY, GSA SP 242, Boulder, 1990, pb, 74 pages, - 1 -, $ 25

Leakey, L. S. B., Ed. / FOSSIL VERTEBRATES OF AFRICA, VOLUME 1, London, 1969, cl, 102 pages, - 3 -, $ 75

Lillegraven, J. A. / LATEST CRETACEOUS MAMMALS OF UPPER PART OF EDMONTON FORMATION OF ALBERTA, CANADA AND REVIEW OF MARSUPIAL-PLACENTAL DICHOTOMY IM MAMMALIAN EVOLUTION, Lawrence, 1969, pb, 122 pages, 53 figs., 21 tables, - 3 -, $ 38 [University of Kansas Paleontological Institute Article 50 (Vertebrata 12)]

Lister, A. and Bahn, P. / MAMMOTHS, New York, 1994, cl, 168 pages, - 2 -, $ 30

Lister, A. and Bahn, P. / MAMMOTHS: Giants of the Ice Age, New York, 2000, cl, 168 pages, - 2 -, $ 35

Long, J. A. / DINOSAURS OF AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND and other animals of the Mesozoic Era, Cambridge, 1998, cl, 188 pages, - 1 -, $ 35

Lucas, S. G., Ed. / NEW MEXICO’S FOSSIL RECORD 2, New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science B 16, Albuquerque, 2000, pb, 284 pages, - 2 -, $ 68 [Contains 29 papers covering both invertebrates including echinoids, nautiloids, and ammonites and vertebrates including proboscidians, peritychids, and crocodilia]

Lucas, S. G. and Zidek, J., Ed. / VERTEBRATE PALEONTOLOGY IN NEW MEXICO, New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science, B2, Albuquerque, 1993, pb, 338 pages, slight crease in cover, otherwise mint, - 2 -, $ 55

Lyman, C. P. and Dawe, A. R., Ed. / MAMMALIAN HIBERNATION, Proceedings of the 1st International Symposium on Natural Mammalian Hibernation, Cambridge, 1960, afb, 549 pages, - 2 -, $ 40

MacDonald, D. / THE VELVET CLAW, London, 1992, cl, 256 pages, - 1 -, $ 40

Maisey, J. G. / DISCOVERING FOSSIL FISHES, New York, 1996, cl, 223 pages, - 1 -, $ 35

Marsh, O. C. / THE DINOSAURS OF NORTH AMERICA, USGS 16th Annual Report, this is a complete volume, description: 16th Annual Report, Part I / 1895, cl, 910 pages, 117 plates (one in pocket), 66 figs., - Contents include: Dinosaurs of North America, Some analogies in the lower Cretaceous of Europe and America, Principles of Pre-Cambrian North American Geology, slight discoloration of spine, small chips on front cover, $ 275

Marsh, O. C. / USGS 16th Annual Report, Part 1, 1895, THE DINOSAURS OF NORTH AMERICA section only, 1895, afb, pages 135 - 415, 85 plates, 66 figs., - 3 -, $ 125

Matthew, W. D. / FOSSIL MAMMALS OF THE TERTIARY OF NORTHEASTERN COLORADO, Memoirs of the American Museum of Natural History, Volume 1, Part VII, pp. 353 - 447, 34 figs., 3 plates, - 2 -, $ 45  [folio size]

McGrew, P. O. and Casilliano, M. / THE GEOLOGICAL HISTORY OF FOSSIL BUTTE NATIONAL MONUMENT AND FOSSIL BASIN, Washington, D. C., National Park Occasional Paper Three, pb, 37 pages, - 3 -, $ 10

McLoughlin, J. C. / SYNAPSIDA: A New Look into the Origin of Mammals, New York, 1980, cl, 148 pages, - 3 -, $ 30

McLoughlin, J. C. / SYNAPSIDA: A New Look into the Origin of Mammals, New York, 1980, cl, 148 pages, - 3 -, more wear to this copy, especially to dust cover, $ 20

McLoughlin, J. C. / ARCHOSAURIA: A NEW LOOK AT THE OLD DINOSAUR, New York, 1979, cl, 117 pages, - 3 -, $ 35

Moodie, R. L. / THE GEOLOGICAL HISTORY OF THE VERTEBRATES OF INDIANA AND THEIR POSITION IN THE ANCIENT NORTH AMERICAN FAUNA, Indiana Pub. 90, Indianapolis, 1929, cl, 115 pages, - 2 -, $ 40

Nelson, L. / ICE AGE MAMMALS OF THE COLORADO PLATEAU, Flagstaff, 1990, pb, 24 pages, - 1 -, $ 20

O’Harra, C. C. / THE WHITE RIVER BADLANDS, Rapid City, 1976, afb, 181 pages, 96 plates, South Dakota School of Mines Bulletin 13, - 1 -, $ 50 [This is an original 1920 copy]

O’Harra, C. C. / THE WHITE RIVER BADLANDS, Rapid City, 1976, pb, 181 pages, 96 plates, South Dakota School of Mines Bulletin 13, - 1 -, $ 25 [Reprint of original from 1920; dust covers may have very slight shipping wear]

Olson, S. L. and Parris, D. C. / THE CRETACEOUS BIRDS OF NEW JERSEY, Smithsonian Contributions to Paleobiology # 63, Washington, 1987, pb, 22 pages, 11 figs., - 1 -, $ 40

Olson, E. C. / ORIGIN OF MAMMALS BASED UPON CRANIAL MORPHOLOGY OF THE THERAPSID SUBORDERS, GSA SP 55, Baltimore, 1944, afb, 136 pages, 27 figs., 35 tables, - 2 -, $ 100

Olson, E. C. / ORIGIN OF MAMMALS BASED UPON CRANIAL MORPHOLOGY OF THE THERAPSID SUBORDERS, GSA SP 55, Baltimore, 1944, pb, 136 pages, 27 figs., 35 tables, - 3 -, $ 80

Osborn, H. R., THE TITANOTHERES OF ANCIENT WYOMING, DAKOTA, AND NEBRASKA, USGS M 55, 1929, cl, in two volumes; volume 1: pages 1 - 698, plates I - XLII, figs., 1 - 639, volume 2: pages 703 - 947, plates XLIII to CCXXXVI, figs. 640 - 797, fine, add extra postage for these, $ 895

Ostrom, J. H., Hickey, L. J., Schankler, D. M., Tiffney, B. H., and Wing, S. L. / A GUIDE TO THE AGE OF MAMMALS, 2nd Edition, New Haven, 1993, pb, 42 pages, - 2 -, complete with matching 2 page poster matching the book insert, $ 25

Prothero, D. R. and Schoch, R. M. (Spencer, R. S., Ed.) / MAJOR FEATURES OF VERTEBRATE EVOLUTION, Knoxville, 1997, pb, 270 pages, - 1 -, $ 30

Romer, A. S., et.al. / BIBLIOGRAPHY OF FOSSIL VERTEBRATES EXCLUSIVE OF NORTH AMERICA, 1509 - 1927, GSA M 87, in two volumes, 1544 pages total, new and uncirculated, - 1 -, $ 100

Romer, A. S. and Price, L. W. / REVIEW OF THE PELYCOSAURIA, GSA SP 28, Baltimore, 1940, pb, 538 pages, 46 plates, 71 figs., - 3 -, $ 75

Romer, A. S. / NOTES AND COMMENTS ON VERTEBRATE PALEONTOLOGY, Chicago, 1968, cl, 304 pages, - 2 -, $ 18

Schwimmer, D. R. / KING OF THE CROCODYLIANS: The Paleobiology of Deinosuchus, Bloomington, 2002, cl, 220 pages, - 1 -, $ 45

Shipman, P. / THE MAN WHO FOUND THE MISSING LINK, New York, 2001, cl, - 2 -, $ 28

Shipman, P. / TAKING WING: Archaeopteryx and the Evolution of Bird Flight, New York, 1998, cl, 336 pages, - 2 -, $ 25


Stone, R. / MAMMOTH: THE RESURRECTION OF AN ICE AGE GIANT, London, 2002, cl, 242 pages, - 1 -, $ 20

Tanke, D. H. and Carpenter, K., Ed. / MESOZOIC VERTEBRATE LIFE, Bloomington, 2001, cl, 577 pages, - 1 -, $ 65

Thorpe, M. R. / THE MERYCOIDODONTIDAE, AN EXTINCT GROUP OF RUMINANT MAMMALS, Memoirs of the Peabody Museum of Natural History, Volume 3, Part 4, New Haven, 1937, 428 pages, 188 figs., 50 plates, - 3 -, $ 479

Turner, A. with illustrations by M. Anton / THE BIG CATS and their Fossil Relatives, New York, 1997, pb, 234 pages, - 1 -, $ 16


Walker, A. D. / TRIASSIC REPTILES FROM THE ELGIN AREA: ORNITHOSUCHUS AND THE ORIGIN OF CARNOSAURS, Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London, No. 744, Volume 248, pages 53 - 134, London, 1964, pb, 18 figs., - 3 -, $ 45

Ward, P. D. / THE CALL OF DISTANT MAMMOTHS: Why the Ice Age Mammals Disappeared, New York, 1997, cl, 241 pages, - 3 -, $ 25

Weishampel, D. B., Dodson, P., and Osmolska, H. / THE DINOSAURIA, Berkeley, 1990, pb, 733 pages, - 1 -, $ 40

Wellnhofer, P. / THE ILLUSTRATED ENCYCLOPEDIA OF PTEROSAURS (PREHISTORIC FLYING REPTILES), London, 1991, 192 pages, - 2 -, $ 40

Whybrow, P. J. and Hill, A., Ed. / FOSSIL VERTEBRATES OF ARABIA, New Haven, 1999, cl, 523 pages, - 2 -, $ 60 [Contents: Introduction; summary; overview; history of palaeontological research in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi, UAE; Miocene Geology; Miocene fossil fauna of the Baynunah Formation; Proboscidea taphonomy; Isotopes and environments of the Baynunah Formation; Regional faunas and floras from the Sultanate of Oman, Yemen, Africa and Asia]








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