Good in Fair jacket. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. Stated First Edition. Book is in Good condition with grey boards and gilt lettering. Darkening to textblock. Light bumping to board corners, head/tail of spine and two bumped spots on fore edges of boards. Still a tight copy. Newspaper article glued to front pastedown. Small discolored area on front free endpaper. Price and previous owner's name written in ink on endpapers. Hinges are intact but feel a bit weak. Dustjacket is in Fair condition with overall darkening, light wear and soiling. Spine has fading and extra wear at head. Small closed tears at head of spine and back cover. 337 pgs.
Good. Book is all about water. Chapters included; wayward water geologists, cut veins make meadows, ancient springs that flow today, lost water of eleuthera, draught along the Rio Grand, ect. Corners are bumped. The black bookplates at spine are worn. Text is clean and mark free. Without a duatjacket.
Acceptable. 1953 Hardcover First Edition illus. 337 p. "Sequel to Henry Gross and his dowsing rod."--Dust jacket. Shows definite wear, and perhaps considerable marking on inside. Shipped to over one million happy customers. Your purchase benefits world literacy!
Fair, dust jacket only. "This book is the working of a dowsing rod, or its equivalent, in the hands of a competent dowser, on flowing undergound water: not on any underground water; not on motionless deposits, such as are punctured by so-called artesian wells; but on water moving in underground rivers, sheets, veins and domes. ' DJ in mylar with soiling and tearing. Boards are gray with black and gold printing. Ten illustrations by the author. Clean. Professional book dealer since 1975. All orders are processed promptly and packaged with the utmost care. Satisfaction guaranteed.
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