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The Observer's Book Of Astronomy

by MOORE, Patrick, F.R.A.S., F.R.S.A.

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1962
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VG+
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First Edition
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London: Frederick Warne, 1962. Bound in blue textured boards with white lettering embossed to front panel and spine, has black & white illustrations and a few colored as well in volume. Shows light fading and wear to extremes. Dustjacket is clipped to front panel and shows wear to extremes. 219 pgs.. First Edition. Hard Cover. VG+/VG+. 32mo… Read more
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Die astronomische Strahlenbrechung in ihrer historischen Entwickelung

by BRUHNS, C

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Published
1861
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Very Good
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First Edition
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Leipzig: Voigt and Gunther, 1861. Bound in 1/8 brown leather and black boards. The binding shows quite a bit of rubbing and the front hinge is starting. xiv, 181, [1] p. diagrs. on IV pl. 26 cm. The book has instances of marginalia and a three digit ink number on the title page. Still, an… Read more
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The Moon

by GUILLEMIN, Amedee

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Published
1877
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Very Good
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First Edition
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Stockholm: Adolf Bonnier, 1877. Bound in 1/8 leather with patterned boards that show a bit of wear to extremes. Overall, though, a very nice copy of this scarce book on The Moon. Text in Swedish. Illustrated. 171 pp. The first Swedish edition. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾"… Read more
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Catalogue of the Universe

by MURDIN, Paul and David ALLEN

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Published
1979
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Near Fine
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First Edition
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9780517536162
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New York: Crown Publishers, 1979. Illustrated in black & white, with 32 color plates; photos by David Malin; 256pp.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/VG++. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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The World Treasury of Physics, Astronomy, and Mathematics

by FERRIS, Timothy; Ed

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Published
1991
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VG++
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First Edition
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9780316281294
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Boston: Little, Brown & Co., 1991. Foreword by Clifton Fadiman, General Editor; contributors include Albert Einstein, Freeman J. Dyson, Isaac Asimov, Bertrand Russell, Stephen Hawking, John D. Barrow, John Updike, and many others; 857pp.. First Edition. Hard Cover. VG++/VG+ Price-Clipped.
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Recreations in Astronomy with Directions for Practical Experiments and Telescopic Work

by WARREN, Henry White

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Published
1887
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Early Reprint
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New York: Chautaqua Press, 1887. Bound in pebbled brown buckram, sans DW; previous owners name stamped on ffep.; rear hinge starting; with 83 black & white illustrations and maps of stars; 284pp.. Early Reprint. Hard Cover. VG+/No Jacket.
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Lonely Planets: The Natural Philosophy of Alien Life

by GRINSPOON, David

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Published
2003
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Near Fine
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First Edition
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9780060185404
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New York: Ecco, 2003. Illustrated in black & white; 440pp.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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Far Encounter: The Neptune System

by BURGESS, Eric

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Published
1991
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Near Fine
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First Edition
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9780231074124
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New York: Columbia University Press, 1991. Illustrated in black & white; 151pp.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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Hunting for Stars

by MAURETTE, Michel

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Published
1993
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VG++
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First Edition
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9780070410299
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New York: McGraw-Hill, 1993. "Horizons of Science" series; trade paperback format; 186pp.. First Edition. Soft Cover. VG++/No Jacket.
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Nicolaus Copernicus and His Epoch

by ADAMCZEWSKI, Jan

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Philadelphia: Copernicus Society of America In cooperation with Edward J. Piszek; no date; illustrated e.p.'s; black & white photos & illustrations, some color; 160pp.. First Edition. Hard Cover. VG+/VG +.
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Le Ciel En Images

by STUCKER, Peter

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Published
1959
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VG+
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Limited/Numbered
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Paris: Le Club Francais Du Livre, 1959. Originally published in Zurich in 1954; bound in lt. faded blue cloth, sans DW, with inlaid plate on front panel; 164 black & white photos & illustrations; text in French; booklet of photo descriptions in rear pocket; number 6896 of 8000 copies; 179pp.. Limited/Numbered. Hard Cover. VG+/No Jacket.
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The Story of Eclipses

by CHAMBERS, George F

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Published
1912
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Early Reprint
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New York: D. Appleton and Co., 1912. Part of the "Library of Valuable Knowledge" bound in black quarter leather and green buckram, sans DW; black and white illustrations; offsetting to copyright & contents pages due to newspaper clipping laid-in; 208pp.. Early Reprint. Hard Cover. VG++/No Jacket.
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