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Michigan Rocks & Minerals:  A Field Guide to the Great Lake State
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Michigan Rocks & Minerals: A Field Guide to the Great Lake State

By Lynch, Dan R. & Bob Lynch

Cambridge, Minnesota: Adventure Publications. Very Good. 2010. 2nd Printing. Paperback. 1591932394 . "Full-color photos and the details you need to know for identifying and collecting," a used copy with no significant flaws; ; 256 pages .

$8.00

Metal Forming and the Finite-Element Method
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Metal Forming and the Finite-Element Method

By Kobayashi, Shiro, Soo-Ik Oh & Taylan Altan

New York: Oxford University Press. Very Good. 1989. 1st Edition; 1st Printing. Hardcover. 0195044029 . Hardcover, no dustjacket, a clean, ex-library copy with three library markings: the remains of a library pocket on the front end-paper, a small label on the spine and an ownership stamp on the title page, the binding is tight and clean and the contents are fine, "The main purpose of this book is to present the fundamentals and applications of FEM in metal-forming analysis and technology" ; Oxford Series On Advanced Manufacturing; ; 377 pages .

$79.00

Electron Optics and the Electron Microscope

By Zworykin, E. E. et al

New York: John Wiley & Sons. Very Good. 1946. 2nd Printing. Hardcover. Hardcover, no dustjacket, blue cloth with bright silver titles, some edge-scuffing to the cover and a few discreet ownership stamps are the only remarkable flaws, the binding is tight and clean and the contents are fine, 766 pages, numerous diagrams and photos .

$49.00

Procedures in Experimental Physics: Lost Technology Series

By Strong, John

Bradley, Illinois: Lindsay Publications. Fine. 1986. Trade Paperback. 0917914562 . Large paperback in excellent condition, no remarkable flaws to this clean, attractive copy, a reprint of the 1938 publication, illustrated with countless drawings/diagrams ; ; 642 pages .

$16.00

Useful Things to Know about Steam Boilers Compiled for the Information of Owners, Steam Users, and Engineers

By Tower, G. B. N.

New York: American Steam Boiler Insurance Co. of New-York. Very Good. 1885. 1st Edition; 1st Printing. Hardcover. Hardcover, no dustjacket, brown cloth with bright gold spine-title and illustration of a locomotive on the front cover, 220 pages, + 18 pages of illustrated ads for related items, book has nice illustrations throughout, including several in color, the cover has moderate edge-wear at the spine-ends and corners and some mild scuffing, the binding is tight and clean and the contents are fine, a well-preserved copy .

$29.00

The Mineralogy of Pennsylvania 1922-1965: Supplementing and Updating Gordon's "The Mineralogy of Pennsylvania (1922) "

By Montgomery, Arthur

Philadelphia, PA: The Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia. Fine. 1969. Hardcover. Hardcover, issued without a dustjacket, this copy is in excellent condition with no remarkable flaws, 104 pages, illustrated with maps, including a color end-paper map, Special Publication No. 9 - The Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia .

$18.00

The Varieties of Scientific Experience:  A Personal View of the Search for  God
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The Varieties of Scientific Experience: A Personal View of the Search for God

By Sagan, Carl (Author) and Ann Druyan (editor)

New York: The Penguin Press. Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket. 2006. 1st Edition; 1st Printing. Hardcover. 1594201072 . Hardcover with dustjacket, book is in excellent condition, no remarkable flaws, jacket is clean and attractive with one minor flaw: moderate rubbing to the glossy surface, the original price is present and a professional (removable) mylar cover is included, the following is a quote on the rear panel of the jacket from Kurt Vonnegut: "Find here a major fraction of this stunningly valuable legacy left to all of us by a great human being. I miss him so" .

$18.00

Basic Optics and Optical Instruments:
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Basic Optics and Optical Instruments:

By Bureau Of Naval Personnel

Dover Publications, Inc.. Very Good+. 2011. Reprint. Trade Paperback. 0486222918 . Large paperback, "provides a thorough coverage of the basic theory of optics and its applications," an unabridged republication of the 1966 edition, this is a clean copy with a tight binding and fine contents, a couple of creases on the front cover is the only remarkable flaw ; 480 pages .

$9.00

Solid Geometry
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Solid Geometry

By Avery, Royal A.

Allyn & Bacon. Near Fine. 1948. Hardcover. Hardcover, no dustjacket, black cloth with an illustration in green and red on the front cover, a beautiful copy with an ownership stamp on the inside of the front cover and no other remarkable flaws, 212 pages, nicely illustrated with photos and diagrams .

$24.00

Novel Experiments with Electricity

By Shields, John Potter

Howard W. Sams & Bobbs Merrill. Fine. 1970. 1st Edition; 1st Printing. Trade Paperback. Large paperback, looks new, no remarkable flaws, first printing as stated on copyright page, 96 pages, illustrated with diagrams .

$12.00

Manual of Assaying: Gold, Silver, Lead, Copper

By Brown, Walter Lee

Chicago: E. H. Sargent & Company. Good. 1899. 8th Edition. Flexible cloth. 551 pages + 12 pages of related ads, the flexible cloth cover is discolored on the spine and front edge, a home-made title label has been taped to the spine, the front hinge is cracked and the front end-paper is loose, the remaining contents are in nice shape, a good reading copy of this eighth edition .

$15.00

The Management of Oil Contamination in Hydraulic Equipment

By Blok, P.

Netherlands: Koppen & Lethem Aandrijftechniek B. V.. Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket. 1995. 1st English Edition. Hardcover. Hardcover with dustjacket, book is like new except for one page with yellow hi-liting, the jacket shows some surface-rubbing but is clean and presentable with no other remarkable flaws and a professional (removable) mylar cover is included, 328 pages, illustrated, "a practical guide, which will prove of great assistance in decision-making relating to the service life of oil" .

$299.00

The Complete Book of Micromounting

By Wight, Quintin

Tucson, AZ: Mineralogical Record. Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket. 1993. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Hardcover with dustjacket, book is in excellent condition, no remarkable flaws, jacket has a few short edge-tears, otherwise, it is clean, bright, and attractive and a professional (removable) mylar cover is included, 283 pages, "brings together the many diverse facets of mineral collecting at the microscopic level...Also included is a color album of 165 beautiful micromineral photographs taken by some of the world's most talented and skilled specialists" .

$99.00

History of the Hour:  Clocks and Modern Temporal Orders
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History of the Hour: Clocks and Modern Temporal Orders

By Dohrn-Van Rossum, Gerhard

The University of Chicago Press. Near Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1996. 1st Edition; 1st Printing. Hardcover. 0226155102 . Hardcover with dustjacket, first printing as indicated by the publisher's "1" in the number line on copyright page, one minor flaw to this copy: mild sunning along the top edge, the jacket is in excellent condition with no remarkable flaws, the original price is present and a professional (removable) mylar cover is included, "offers fresh insight into the history of the mechanical clock and its effects on European society from the late Middle Ages to the industrial revolution," illustrated, includes a bibliography .

$24.00

The Scientific American Book of Dinosaurs
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The Scientific American Book of Dinosaurs

By Paul, Gregory S.

New York: St. Martin's Press. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 2000. 1st Edition; 1st Printing. Hardcover. 0312262264 . Hardcover with dustjacket, first printing as indicated by the publisher's "1" in the number line on copyright page, book and jacket are in excellent condition, there are no remarkable flaws, the original price is present and a professional (removable) mylar cover is included, a fine gift copy of this well-illustrated work, "The best minds in Paleontology create a portrait of the Prehistoric era" ; ; 424 pages .

$39.00

Methods for Computational Gene Prediction

By Majoros, William H.

Cambridge University Press. Near Fine. 2007. 1st Edition; 1st Printing. Hardcover. Hardcover, issued without a dustjacket, 430 pages, one minor flaw only: mild rubbing to the glossy cover, clean and unmarked inside and out, ""ideal for use in a first course in bioinformatics at graduate or advanced undergraduate level, and for anyone wanting to keep pace with this rapidly advancing field" .

$29.00

The Wisconsinan Stage: Memoir 136

By Block, Robert F. , Richard P. Goldthwait & H. B. Willman (editors)

Boulder, CO: Geological Society of America. Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 1973. 1st Edition. Hardcover. 0813711363 . Hardcover with dustjacket, book is in excellent condition, no remarkable flaws, jacket has a few short edge-tears and is in great shape otherwise, a professional (removable) mylar cover is included, "This memoir brings together 14 papers of historical, regional, and topical concern on the Wisconsinan Stage," illustrated throughout ; ; 334 pages .

$19.00

Border Fights and Fighters
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Border Fights and Fighters

By Brady, Cyrus Townsend

New York: Doubleday, Page & Company. Near Fine. 1909. Hardcover. Hardcover, no dustjacket, illustrated cloth, publisher's "American Fights and Fighters" series, "With maps, plans and many illustrations..," book is in great shape with no remarkable flaws, the binding is tight and the contents are fine .

$29.00

Pale Blue Dot:  A Vision of the Human Future in Space
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Pale Blue Dot: A Vision of the Human Future in Space

By Sagan, Carl

New York: Random House. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1994. 1st Edition; 1st Printing. Hardcover. 0679438416 . Hardcover with dustjacket, first printing as indicated by the publisher's "2" (this publisher did not use a "1" at this time) in the number line on copyright page, book is in excellent condition, no remarkable flaws, the jacket has one minor flaw only: some moderate rubbing to the glossy surface, the original price is present and a professional (removable) mylar cover is included, "In this long-awaited sequel to 'Cosmos,' Pulitzer Prize winner Carl Sagan brings us a thrilling, uplfting, and lavishly illustrated perspective on our place in the Universe," the amazing truths of modern science continue to move us forward despite the persistence of ancient superstitions ; 429 pages .

$37.00

Perfumery: The Psychology and Biology of Fragrance

By Van Toller, Steve & George H. Dodd (editors)

Springer Science. Very Good+. 1991. Trade Paperback. 0412407205 . Large paperback, "the first attempt to bring together the results of contemporary scientific and cultural research on all aspects of this fascinating subject," mild creasing to the front cover and first page, the binding is tight and clean and the contents are fine ; ; 268 pages .

$59.00

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