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cover of Pensees de Blaise Pascal suivies d'une nouvelle table analytique and Lettres Ecrites a Un Provincial

Pensees de Blaise Pascal suivies d'une nouvelle table analytique and Lettres Ecrites a Un Provincial

by Pascal, Blaise

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Published
1828
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Very Good -
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First Edition
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Paris: Librairie D'Emler Freres , 1828. Two volumes bound uniformly in contemporary quarter calf over marbled boards, marbled end papers. Very Good, edges worn and rubbed, title signature of Pensees loosened and hanging by bottom threads, scattered toning. Pensees, 498 pages, Lettres, xxxi, 455 pages. Uncommon found as a set and uniformly bound. . First Edition. Quarter Calf.… Read more
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cover of The World As I See It

The World As I See It

by Einstein, Albert

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Published
1934
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Very Good
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First Edition
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New York: Covici-Friede Publishers, 1934. Translated from the German by Alan Harris. Very Good, lacking the dust jacket, silver background of lettering at spine a bit rubbed, the title still legible, prior owner name in ink front end page, top edge soiled. A solid copy of this SCARCE Einstein collection of articles, addresses, and pronouncements. . First Edition. Cloth. Very… Read more
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cover of Voltairiana. In Four Volumes ( Four Bound in Two )

Voltairiana. In Four Volumes ( Four Bound in Two )

by Voltaire; Selected and Translated from the French by Mary Julia Young

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Published
1805
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
First Edition
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$600.00

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London: Printed by D. N. Shury for J. F. Hughes , 1805. RARE. Twelvemo printing, 6 3/4" x 4 1/2", four volumes bound in two. In contemporary half vellum over marbled boards, the backs with red morocco labels lettered in gilt and richly ornate gilt tooled decorations, marbled end papers, top edges gilt. Very Good Plus, 3/8" chip to top… Read more
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cover of The Medical Sciences in the German Universities; A Study of the History of Civilisation

The Medical Sciences in the German Universities; A Study of the History of Civilisation

by Translated from the German of Theodor Billroth, with an Introduction by William H. Welch

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Published
1924
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Near Fine
Edition
First American Edition
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New York: The Macmillan Co,, 1924. Near Fine in original dark green cloth, gilt titles and rules at spine, light soiling to top edge of page block, a clean and handsome, unmarked copy. SCARCE in collectible condition. . First American Edition. Cloth. Near Fine/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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cover of Life and Letters of Thomas Henry Huxley ( Two Volumes ) with Tipped ALS from Huxley to Kegan Paul

Life and Letters of Thomas Henry Huxley ( Two Volumes ) with Tipped ALS from Huxley to Kegan Paul

by Huxley, Leonard

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Published
1902
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Near Fine
Edition
Later Printing
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$750.00

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New York: D. Appleton and Co., 1902. Both volumes Near Fine, lacking the scarce dust jackets, top edges gilt, prior owner bookplates and name in ink front end pages and paste downs. With SCARCE ALS tipped in at front of Vol. I from Huxley to publisher Kegan Paul in Huxleys' difficult hand, on South Kensington Science and Art Department… Read more
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cover of The Logic of Scientific Discovery

The Logic of Scientific Discovery

by Popper, Karl R.

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Published
1959
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Fine
Edition
First American Edition
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$500.00

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New York: Basic Books, 1959. First American Edition, First Printing of Popper's "Logik der Forschung", first published in Vienna in 1932 and the book that gave the philosophy of science a firm foundation in 20th century thought. The book is Fine in a Very Good Plus dust jacket, spinea bit browned and with some toning, 1/4" and 1/2" tears at… Read more
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cover of Mersenne ou La Naissance du Mecanisme

Mersenne ou La Naissance du Mecanisme

by Lenoble, Robert

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Published
1943
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Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$250.00

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Paris: Librairie Philosophique J. Vrin , 1943. SCARCE. Near Fine, handsomely bound in mid-20th century leather spine over marbled boards by G. Gauche, Paris, their small stamp front end page, light wear to boards at corners and light rubbing to raised bands at spine. A copy that would grace the shelves of any fine collection. . First Edition. Leather and… Read more
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