Proceedings of the Rochester Academy of Science; Vols. 1-3, 5-7, 9 (1890-1951): Plants of Monroe County, NY; Early Botanists of Rochester; Aboriginal Cultures of Genesee Country; NY Physiog.; Engineering Rochester's Water Supply; Vegetation Bergen Swamp

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Ex-library, uniformly bound in brown buckram with gilt spine lettering. Seven volumes (of 9) in six volumes, all internally complete and intact: 1-2 (1890-95), 3 (1896-1906), 5 (1910-18), 6 (1919-29), 7 (1929-37), 9 (1946-51). Typically marked/stamped, relatively light wear, with a few surface marks and lightly rubbed edges/extremities. Firm bindings, clean interiors, intact plates beyond library markings. x,216,xi,348 + vi,344 + vii,288 + vii,283 + [iv],262,[4] + [ii],420 pp., illus. with b&w plates, including foldouts, maps, etc. Prominent articles include: "Plants of Monroe County, New York, and Adjacent Territory," by Beckwith, Macauley, Fuller (v3), with two supplementary lists (v5); "Early Botanists of Rochester and Vicinity," by Beckwith (v5); "Eskers in the Vicinity of Rochester, NY," by Giles (v5); "The Rochester Canyon and the Genesee River Base-Levels," "The Pinnacle Hills or the Rochester Kame-Moraine," "The Mendon Kame Area," "The Dansville Valley and Drainage History of Western New York," all by Fairchild (v6); "The Fungi of our Common Nuts and Pits," "New or Rare Fungi from Various Localities," by Fairman (v6); "Aboriginal Cultures and Chronology of the Genesee Country," by Parker (v6); "New York Drumlins," "New York Physiography and Glaciology West of the Genesee Valley," "Genesee Valley Hydrography and Drainage," by Fairchild (v7); "Arboriculture at Rochester, NY," by Baxter and Maloy (v7); "History and Engineering of Rochester's Water Supply in its First Century," by Fisher (v7); "The Richmond Mastodon," by Sanford (v7); "Petrology of the Niagara Gorge Sediments," by Alling (v7); "The Bergen Swamp," by Stewart and Merrell (v7); "Quantitative Petrology of the Genesee Gorge Sediments," by Alling (v9); "The Vegetation of Bergen Swamp," by Muenscher, Brown, Hotchkiss, Hohn, Rogerson, and Winne (v9); "The Phalangida (Opiliones) of New York," by Bishop (v9); "Stratigraphy and Structure of the Batavia Quadrangle," by Sutton (v9). Beyond these articles, each volume contains the expected listing of contents, notes and queries, necrologies, minutes, listings of officers, index(es).

Title: Proceedings of the Rochester Academy of Science; Vols. 1-3, 5-7, 9 (1890-1951): Plants of Monroe County, NY; Early Botanists of Rochester; Aboriginal Cultures of Genesee Country; NY Physiog.; Engineering Rochester's Water Supply; Vegetation Bergen Swamp

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Categories: New York State, Native American, Natural History, Biology, Environmental Science,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Rochester, NY, Rochester Academy of Science: 1891

Binding: Buckram

Book Condition: Good

Type: Ex-Library

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 011525

Keywords: GEOLOGY GEOGRAPHY MONROE COUNTY GENESEE VALLEY ROCHESTER NEW YORK BERGEN SWAMP GORGE BATAVIA QUADRANGLE PINNACLE HILLS MENDON KAME DANSVILLE DRUMLINS ABORIGINAL