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THE LIFE OF WILLIAM THOMSON: BARON KELVIN OF LARGS - 2 VOLUMES

by Thompson, Silvanus P.

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Published
1910
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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$125.00

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London: Macmillan & Co., Inc., 1910. Book is a tasteful ex-library copy. Set has been rebound in 1/2 leather binding with marbled boards and end papers. Front hinge on Vol. 1 is weak. Mild to moderate foxing to text (Vol. 1 is light, Vol. 2 is moderate). Rubbing to edges, bumping to spine ends. Gilt stamping to front cover of… Read more
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CONCEPTS IN PHYSICS

by Adair, Robert K.

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Published
1969
Condition
Near Fine
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$20.00

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New York: Academic Press, 1969. Book is in NF condition with pencil marking to FFE, bumping to spine ends else a bright and solid copy. Dust jacket is in VG condition with rubbing to edges, bumping to spine ends, some creasing to covers else still bright, intact and whole. . Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" -… Read more
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THE DEMON-HUNTED WORLD: SCIENCE AS A CANDLE IN THE DARK

by Sagan, Carl

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JB's Book Vault
Published
1997
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9780345409461
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$15.00

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New York: Ballantine Books, 1997. Book is in NF condition with trace edge wear noted, light creasing to front cover, a few pages slightly wrinkled at top edge else still a bright and solid copy. . Soft Cover. Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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OUR FINAL INVENTIOIN: ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE AND THE END OF THE HUMAN ERA

by Barrat, James

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Published
2015
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9781250058782
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$15.00

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New York: Thomas Dunne Books, 2015. Book is in NF condition with slight crease to bottom corner/rear cover else bright covers and sound binding. . Soft Cover. Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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EXACT THINKING IN DEMENTED TIMES: THE VIENNA CIRCLE AND THE EPIC QUEST FOR THE FOUNDATIONS OF SCIENCE

by Sigmund, Karl

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JB's Book Vault
Published
2017
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780465096954
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$25.00

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New York: Basic Books, 2017. Book is in FINE condition with bright boards and sound binding. Dust jacket is in FINE condition - bright, intact and whole. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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THE ESSENTIAL ENGINEER: WHY SCIENCE ALONE WILL NOT SOLVE OUR GLOBAL PROBLEMS

by Petroski, Henry

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JB's Book Vault
Published
2010
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780307272454
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$15.00

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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2010. Book is in VG condition with light rubbing to edges, bumping to spine ends, a couple dings to bottom edge, slightly cocked spine, remainder mark to bottom edge, publisher's binding error has glued the LFE to inner board w/some tearing to LFE else still a bright and solid copy. Dust jacket is in VG… Read more
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ICONS OF EVOLUTION: SCIENCE OR MYTH?

by Wells, Jonathan

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JB's Book Vault
Published
2000
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$15.00

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Washington D.C.: Regnery Publishing, Inc., 2000. Book is in NF condition with trace edge wear noted, bumping to spine ends else a bright and solid copy. Dust jacket is in NF condition with trace edge wear noted, light bumping to spine ends else bright, nitact and whole. SA 3/21. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Illus. by Sjogren, Jody… Read more
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I HAVE LANDED: THE END OF A BEGINNING IN NATURAL HISTORY

by Gould, Stephen Jay

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JB's Book Vault
Published
2002
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
2nd Printing
ISBN
9780609601433
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$20.00

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New York: Harmony Books, 2002. Book is in NF condition with trace edge wear noted, light bumping to spine ends else a bright and solid copy. Dust jacket is in NF condition with trace edge wear noted, sticker to rear cover else bright, intact and whole. FOLCAS 2/21. 2nd Printing. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" -… Read more
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TIME: ITS ORIGIN, ITS ENIGMA, ITS HISTORY

by Waugh, Alexander

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JB's Book Vault
Published
2000
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780786707676
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$15.00

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New York: Carroll & Graf Publishers, Inc., 2000. Book is in NF condition with trace edge wear noted, light bumping to spine ends else a bright and solid copy. Dust jacket is in NF condition with trace edge wear noted, light bumping to spine ends else bright, intact and whole. FOLJC 6/20. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo… Read more
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THE SPIRIT OF SCIENCE: FROM EXPERIMENT TO EXPERIENCE

by Lorimer, David (Editor)

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JB's Book Vault
Published
1998
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9780826411747
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$15.00

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New York: Continuum Publishing Co., 1998. Book is in NF condition with trace edge wear noted, light creasing to top corner else a bright and solid copy. FOLJC 6/20. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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E=MC2: THE GREAT IDEAS THAT SHAPED OUR WORLD

by Moore, Pete

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JB's Book Vault
Published
2002
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781586636999
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$15.00

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New York: Friedman/Fairfax Publishers, 2002. Book is in NF condition with light rubbing to edges else a bright and solid copy. Dust jacket is in NF condition with trace edge wear noted else bright, intact and whole. FOLJC 6/20. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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RUSSIAN SCIENCE FICTION: 1969

by Magidoff, Robert (Editor)

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JB's Book Vault
Published
1969
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$20.00

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New York: New York University Press, 1969. Book is in NF condition with trace edge wear noted else a bright and solid copy. Dust jacket is in NF condition with trace edge wear noted else bright, intact and whole. JEX 12/20. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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HOW THE WORLD WAS ONE: BEYOND THE GLOBAL VILLAGE

by Clarke, Arthur C.

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Published
1992
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st UK Edition
ISBN
9780575052260
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$30.00

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London: Victor Gollancz, LTD, 1992. Book is in NF condition with trace edge wear noted else a bright and solid copy. Dust jacket is in NF condition - bright, intact and whole. JEX 12/20. 1st UK Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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THE HUMAN AGE: THE WORLD SHAPED BY US

by Ackerman, Diane

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Published
2014
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780393240740
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$15.00

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New York: W.W. Norton & Company, 2014. Book is in VG condition with light rubbing to edges, light bumping to spine ends, pencil marking to inner board & FFE else a bright and solid copy. Dust jacket is in NF condition with trace edge wear noted, small bookstore stamp to front fly else bright, intact and whole. SA 1/21. First… Read more
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MATHEMATICAL BIOLOGY

by Murray, J.D.

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JB's Book Vault
Published
1989
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9780387194608
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$40.00

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New York: Springer-Verlag, 1989. Book is in NF condition with trace edge wear noted else a bright and solid copy. JEX 12/20. Hard Cover. Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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THE JUPITER EFFECT: THE PLANETS AS TRIGGERS OF DEVASTATING EARTHQUAKES

by Gribbin, John & Plagemann, Stephen

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Published
1974
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780802704641
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$25.00

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New York: Walker & Company, 1974. Book is in NF condition with trace edge wear noted, light bumping to spine ends else a bright and solid copy. Dust jacket is in VG condition with rubbing to edges, bumping to spine ends else bright, intact and whole. JEX 1/21. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" -… Read more
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STRESS WAVES IN SOLIDS

by Kolsky, H.

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Published
1963
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780486610986
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$10.00

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New York: Dover Publications, Inc., 1963. Book is in VG condition with light rubbing to edges, light bumping to spine ends & corners else a bright and solid copy. JCFOL 10/20. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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FEMALE STRATEGIES

by Shaw, Evelyn & Darling, Joan

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JB's Book Vault
Published
1985
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9780671423544
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$10.00

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New York: Touchstone, 1985. Book is in NF condition with trace edge wear noted else a bright and solid copy. JCFOL 10/20. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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THE PHYSICS OF SUPERHEROES

by Kakalios, James

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JB's Book Vault
Published
2005
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781592401468
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$15.00

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New York: Gotham Books, 2005. Book is in NF condition with trace edge wear noted, light bumping to spine ends else a bright and solid copy. Dust jacket is in NF condition with trace edge wear noted, light bumping to spine ends else bright, intact and whole. JCFOL 10/20. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾"… Read more
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THE DIFFERENCE ENGINE: CHARLES BABBAGE AND THE QUEST TO BUILD THE FIRST COMPUTER

by Swade, Doron

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JB's Book Vault
Published
2001
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780670910205
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$12.00

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New York: Viking, 2001. Book is in NF condition with trace edge wear noted, light bumping to spine ends, slightly cocked spine else a bright and solid copy. Dust jacket is in NF condition with light rubbing to edges, light bumping to spine ends else bright, intact and whole. CAS 9/20. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo -… Read more
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$12.00