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Client Earth: Building An Ecological Civilistation (FINE COPY OF SCARCE FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY BOTH AUTHORS)

by Goodman, Martin and Thornton, James

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2017
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Fine
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First Edition, First Printing
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9781911344087
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London: Scribe, 2017. Fine/Fine. First edition, first printing in d/w not price clipped. SIGNED BY BOTH AUTHORS, MARTIN GOODMAN AND JAMES THORNTON, without dedication or inscription on title-page. Environmentally, our planet lacks the laws to keep it safe and those laws we do have are feebly enforced. Every new year is the hottest in human history, while forest, reef, ice,… Read more
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Stone Age Soundtracks: The Acoustic Archaeology Of Ancient Sites ((SCARCE FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, PAUL DEVEREUX)

by Devereux, Paul

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Published
2001
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Very Good Plus
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First edition, First Printing
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9781843330196
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London: Vega, 2001. VG+. First edition, first printing. Paperback. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, PAUL DEVEREUX, on title-page. Inscription reads, 'To -----/Glad to have met/at Winchester!/Best Wishes/Paul Devereux/2001'.160pp. Profusely illustrated with photographs and line-drawings. When we visit megalithic monuments or ruined temples, our picture of these in their past run like silent movies in our minds. Until… Read more
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Wigan, Great Britain: Owl Books, 1994. NrF. First edition. Paperback. SIGNED BY BOTH THE AUTHOR, TOM STOKES, AND HIS WIFE, MARJORIE, without dedication or inscription on title-page.Illustrated with photographs and maps. Tom Stokes (1913-2004) was born in the small village of Brilley, Herefordshire. He experienced war service with the B.E.F. in the 7th Btn King's Own Regiment, and later with… Read more
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Technical Data On Fuel (SCARCE 1950 FIFTH EDITION, COMPLETELY REVISED AND GREATLY ENLARGED IN DUSTWRAPPER)

by Spiers, H M

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Published
1950
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Very Good
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Revised And Enlarged Fifth Edition
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London: British National Committee World Power Conference, 1950. VG/VG. Revised And Enlarged Fifth Edition in d/w. xvi,517plus27pages (advertisements). A well-researched and authoritative study of data requred in connection with fuel problems are presented with explanatory notes. The information covers a wide range, and includes relevant data on a variety of subjects connected with the domain of fuel technology. With Index.… Read more
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Stroud, Gloucestershire: Sutton, 2005. Fine/Fine. First edition in d/w not price clipped. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, PAUL HEINEY, without dedication or inscription on half-title page. Profusely illustrated with line-drawings by Bill Ledger. The book brings together some of the finest scientific minds on how the laws of science apply to everyday life. With Index. A fine copy, in a fine… Read more
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International Symposium On Microchemical Techiques - 1965: Plenary Lectures (SCARCE HARDBACK FIRST EDITION)

by Elving, P J; Sawicki, E; Kirk, P L, et al

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1965
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Very Good
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First Edition
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London: Butterworth, 1965. VG. First edition. NO d/w. Illustrated with photographs, line-drawings and diagrams. Plenary lectures given at the International Symposium on Michrochemical Techiques 1965. Bruising to corners, and head and tail of spine; no inscriptions, underlining or highlighting; else a very good copy of a SCARCE first edition.. First Edition. Hardback. Very Good.
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The New Barbarian Manifesto: How To Survive The Information Age (SCARCE HARDBACK FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY AUTHOR, IAN ANGELL)

by Angell, Ian

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Published
2000
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Very Good
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First edition, First Printing
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9780749431518
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London: Kogan Page, 2000. VG/VG. First edition, first printing in d/w. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, IAN ANGELL, on title page. Inscription reas, 'To -----/Be a new barnarian/Ian Angell'. Dubbed the 'the Angell of Doom' by 'The Times', Ian Angell (1939-2006), lays out his controversial manifesto for the New Barbarians who will lead the economic elite into… Read more
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Chapters In The Chemistry Of The Less Familiar Elements [Complete In Two Volumes] (FIRST EDITION)

by Hopkins, B Smith

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Published
1939
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Very Good
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First Edition
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Champaign, Illinois: Stipes, 1939. VG. First edition. Complete in two volumes. Printed card covers with cloth spines Twenty-two chapters each paginated separately. Chapter ten, 'Germanium', written jointly with W H Madson. A well-researched and authoritative study in the chemistry of the less familiar elements. There are three pages of Errata bound in at start of volume one. Minor bruising… Read more
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City Of Revelation: On The Proportions And Symbolic Numbers Of The Cosmic Temple (1972 HARDBACK FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING IN DUSTWRAPPER)

by Michell, John

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Published
1972
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Very Good
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First edition, First Printing
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9780855110406
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London: Garnstone Press, 1972. VG/VG. First edition, first printing in d/w not price clipped. Profusely illustrated with diagrams and line-drawings. Despite the popular, modern belief that human civilisations evolved from primeval savagery, the fact is that the ealiest societies are everywhere found to have been better ordered and more advanced in cosmology and natural science than those which came later.… Read more
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Marconi On The Isle Of Wight: The World's First Wireless Station (SCARCE FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, TIM WANDER)

by Wander, Tim

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2013
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Very Good
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First Edition, First Printing
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9780755207206
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Sandy, Bedfordshire: Authors OnLine, 2013. VG. First edition, first printing. Large format paperback. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, TIM WANDER, without dedication on half-title page. Signing reads, 'Best wishes/Tim Wander'. xxvii,205pp. Profusely illustrated with photographs, line-drawings and maps.. The science and art of wireless communication was born on the Isle of Wight. This is the story of a young Italian engineer,… Read more
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A History Of The 35 mm Still Camera (SCARCE HARDBACK FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, ROGER HICKS)

by Hicks, Roger

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Greystone Books
Published
1984
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Near Fine
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First edition, First Printing
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9780240512334
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$120.30

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London: Focal Press, 1984. NrF/NrF. First edition, first printing in d/w. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, ROGER HICKS, on front endpaper. Inscription reads, 'For -----/Roger Hicks'. Profusely illustrated with photographs and line-drawings. A well-researched and authoritative history of the 35mm camera from 1912 to 1967: including camera controls and layout, construction, lenses and other details.a Glossary of… Read more
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Edinburgh, Scotland: National Museums Of Scotland, 1989. Good. First edition, first printing. Large format paperback; size of covers 21 by 29.7cms). NO d/w, (as published). Now protected in a clear, archival, acetate d/w. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY ARTHUR FRANK, WHO FORMED THE COLLECTION, on title-page. Inscription reads, 'To/John Maddox/In appreciation/of your guidance/and encouragement/Arthur Frank/Nov 90'. xiii,320pp. Profusely illustrated… Read more
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Thrust: Through The Sound Barrier (FINE COPY OF HARDBACK FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY RICHARD NOBLE)

by Noble, Richard

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Published
1998
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Fine
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First edition, First Printing
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9781852252687
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London: Partridge Press, 1998. Fine/Fine. First edition, first printing in d/w not price clipped. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, RICHARD NOBLE, without dedication on title-page. Signing reads, 'My best wishes/Richard Noble/(three indecipherable words) '98'. Profusely illustrated with photographs and line-drawings. The account of Richard Noble's attempt to smash through the sound barrier to create the first supersonic land speed record. With… Read more
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Fall Of An Icon: Polaroid After Edwin H Land: An Insider's View Of A Once Great Company (SCARCE FIRST EDITION SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, MILTON P DENTCH)

by Dentch, Milton P

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Published
2013
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Near Fine
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First Edition, Second Printing
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9781937588137
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United Sates of America: Riverhaven Books, 2013. NrF. First edition, second printing (first printing 2012). Paperback. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, MILTON P DENTCH, on half-title-page. Inscription reads, '----/Best wishes/Milt/5-22-13'. xxix,308pp. Illustrated with photographs. A well-researched and authoritative study of the cultural strengths and weaknesses contributing to both the growth and demise of Polaroid as a once… Read more
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Coconut Grove, Florida, USA: Ricordea, 1995. VG+. Revised second printing. Volume one. No d/w, (as published). Glazed pictorial covers. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE CO-AUTHOR, JULIAN SPRUNG, on front endpaper. Inscription reads, 'Dear --------- and -----/May the two of you always/share the enjoyment of the/mystery of the sea while/watching a coral reef grow/in your home. I hope our… Read more
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The Erosion Surfaces Of Zimbabwe (SCARCE FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING)

by Lister, L A

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Published
1987
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Very Good Plus
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First edition, First Printing
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Harare, Zimbabwe: Zimbabwe Geological Survey, 1987. VG+. First edition, first printing. Yellow limp cloth covers. Profusely illustrated with photographs, maps, diagrams, plus a folded map 'Erosion Surfaces Of Zimbabwe' (unfolded size 59 by 42 cms). A definitive study of the geomorphology of Zimbabwe, Africa. With Bibliography and Index. Neat previous owner signature to top of title-page; light age tanning to… Read more
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Billy's Halo: Love, Science And My Father's Death (SCARCE BRITISH HARDBACK FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR)

by McKernan, Ruth

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Published
2006
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Near Fine
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First British Edition, First Printing
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9780385608558
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London: Doubleday, 2006. NrF/VG. First British edition, first printing in d/w not price clipped. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, without dedication on half-title page. Signing reads, 'With best wishes/Ruth McKernan'. Part memoir, part science the author tells of her father's life and death. She includes much cutting-edge bioscience: a guide to everything from memory and consciousness to stem cells, bacterial infection… Read more
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A Brief History Of The Future: The Origins Of The Internet (FINE COPY OF SCARCE HARDBACK FIRST EDITION, SECOND IMPRESSION SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR)

by Naughton, John

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Published
1999
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Fine
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First Edition, Second Impression
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9780297643302
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London: Weidenfeld and Nicholson, 1999. Fine/Fine. First edition, second impression (same year as first impression) in d/w not price clipped. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, on title-page. Inscription reads, 'To -----/Best wishes/John Naughton'. An attempt to rescue the Internet from the condescension of posterity, to celebrate the engineers and scientists who created it and to explain the… Read more
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The Acoustics Of The Recorder (FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING)

by Martin, John

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Greystone Books
Published
1994
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Very Good Plus
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First edition, First Printing
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9783875490619
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$65.62

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Germany: Moeck, 1994. VG+. First edition, first printing. Paperback. (2),x,112pp. Profusely illustrated with photographs, line-drawings and line-diagrams. Musical recorders have been made and played for hundreds of years. However it is only comparatively recently that we have been able to understand some of the details of how recorders work. This book offers the most complete description so far of the… Read more
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The History And Development Of Typewriters (SCARCE 1948 EDITION WITH MINOR CORRECTIONS AND AMENDMENTS)

by Richards, G Tilghman

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Published
1948
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Very Good
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1948 Corrected And Amended Edition
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London: His Majesty's Stationery Office, 1948. VG. 1948 corrected and amended edition. Paperback. 56pp. Profusely illustrated with twenty photographs and eighteen line-drawings. An outline of the history and development of the typewriter with reference to the National Collection, and descriptions of the exhibits: prior to 1830 and up to the 1930s. Some rusting to staples; corner creasing to some pages;… Read more
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