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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 Albert Einstein: The Human Side; New Glimpses from His Archives: Promotional Poster

Albert Einstein: The Human Side; New Glimpses from His Archives: Promotional Poster

by Dukas, Helen; Hoffmann, Banesh

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Published
1981
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Near Fine
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First Printing
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Princeton, N.J.: Princeton Univ Press, 1981. SCARCE publisher's promotional poster, 17 1/2"w x 22 1/2" h, for the 1981 Princeton University Press book celebrating the Albert Einstein Centennial 1879-1979. Near Fine, a few faint creases. Well suited for framing, will be shipped loosely rolled in a mailing tube. . First Printing. Poster. Near Fine. 17 1/2" x 22 1/2".
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cover of Die Lehre vom Galvanismus und Elektromagnetismus nebst ihren technischen Anwendungen. 1. Band: Die Lehre vom Galvanismus. Mit 201 in den Text eingedruckten Holzstichen. 2. Band: Die Lehre von den Wirkungen des Galvanischen Stromes in die Ferne./ Elektrody

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Braunschweig: Verlag von Friedrich Vieweg Und Sohn , 1863. Both volumes dated 1863, and both are Very Good in original cloth, period prior owner name stamped 4 times to front end pages and once to rear paste downs, moderate foxing throughout both volumes, boards rubbed, fold-out color plate in vol. 2 with 2" tear at fold. Numerous wood… Read more
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cover of Statistical Mechanics with Applications to Physics and Chemistry.

Statistical Mechanics with Applications to Physics and Chemistry.

by TOLMAN, Richard C[hace] (1881-1948)

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Published
1927
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Very Good Plus
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First Edition
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$100.00

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New York: Chemical Catalog Company, Inc., 1927. Very Good Plus, small stain rear board, cloth at spine ends and corners a bit rubbed, prior owner name in ink both paste downs and front end page, contents are clean, tight, and unmarked. Richard C. Tolman was an authority on statistical mechanics, a mentor to Linus Pauling and J. Robert Oppenheimer, and… Read more
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cover of Real Variables

Real Variables

by Torchinsky, Alberto

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Published
1988
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As New
Edition
First Edition
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9780201156751
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$65.00

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New York: Addison Wesley, 1988. First Edition. Pictorial Paper Covered Boards. As New/No Jacket, As Issued.
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cover of Élémens de Physique Expérimentale et de Météorologie; Tome I

Élémens de Physique Expérimentale et de Météorologie; Tome I

by Pouillet, C. S. M. M. R.

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Published
1827
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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Paris: Chez Bechet Jeune, Libraire, 1827. Bound in period marbled boards, leather spine, gilt titles, marbled end pages. 428 pp., 1 internal folding chart, 10 folding charts at rear. Book plate of Henry A. Rowland front paste down, with Johns Hopkins Univ. Library "disposed" stamp to book plate and title page. Library label to spine, no other library markings. Henry… Read more
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cover of Statique Expérimentale et Théorique des Liquides Soumis aux Seules Forces Moléculaires, Tome Second

Statique Expérimentale et Théorique des Liquides Soumis aux Seules Forces Moléculaires, Tome Second

by Plateau, J.(oseph)

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Published
1873
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$400.00

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Paris and Londres : Gauthier-Villars, 1873. 2nd volume only. Very Good, leather spine label with gilt titles, boards a bit rubbed, book plate front pastedown from the Library of the Royal Naval College Greenwich, along with their stamp dated 1875 at title page and page 1. No other markings. Joseph Plateau (1801-1883) was a Belgian physicist, He was… Read more
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cover of Lettres a une Princesse d'Allemagne, sur Divers Sujets de Physique et de Philosophie... Nouvelle Edition...revue et augmentee de Diverses Notes, Par J.-B. Labey

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Paris: Mme Ve Courcier / Bachelier, 1812. Engraved frontispiece portrait in Vol.1 (offsetting onto title), 3 folded engraved plates Vol. 1, 6 in Vol.2. Half-titles, ribbon markers, errata leaves. Two volumes, 8vo., contemporaray tree calf attractively gilt with morocco lettering pieces. Small prior owner book plates both volumes. Very Good Plus, some toning or foxing of text, small scuff… Read more
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cover of Traite De Chimie Physique. Les Principes

Traite De Chimie Physique. Les Principes

by Perrin, Jean

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Published
1903
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Very Good Plus
Edition
First Edition
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Paris: Gauthier- Villars, 1903. Very Good Plus, in the original red cloth, gilt titles at spine, cloth lightly rubbed at the tips, small sticker front pastedown, endpages lightly toned. SCARCE. One of his most notable works, text entirely in French, contents are clean, tight, and unmarked. The author won the Nobel Prize for Physics in 1926. "Principals of Physical Chemeistry".… Read more
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Biology and the Exploration of Mars; Report of a Study Held Under the Auspices of the Space Science Board National Academy of Sciences National Research Council 1964-1965

by Pittendrigh, Colin S.; Vishniac, Wolf; Pearman, J.P.T.

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Published
1966
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Near Fine
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First Edition
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Washington, D.C.: Natl. Academy of Sciences/ National Research Council, 1966. SIGNED on front end page "Personal Copy J.A. Simpson University of Chicago 1960". John A. Simpson was an experimental nuclear and cosmic ray physicist who taught and did research at the University of Chicago. Several instruments that he created were launched into space. Near Fine book, bottom corners bumped, in… Read more
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