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Supernature

by Watson, Lyall

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Published
1973
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Fine
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Garden City, N.Y.: Anchor Press / Doubleday, 1973. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. 12mo. Black cloth, xiv,344pp. Light bruising to foot of spine, o/w about fine in d/w. Jacket lightly soiled and clipped. The author explores the world of the supernatural and 'occult arts' with a scientific eye, as he investigates Astrology, Poltergeists, Palmistry, Alchemy, Psychometry, Witchcraft, Hallucinations and other… Read more
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London: Printed for C. Dilly, in the Poultry, 1799. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine. 4to. First edition. Contemporary half calf, green marbled paper boards. Red morocco spine label, gilt lettering. Marbled edges. xii, 138, cxl-clxvi, 139-146 pp. Four engraved plates, three of which are fold-outs. Rubbing to extremities. Light foxing to interior commensurate with age, a few… Read more
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New York: American Society of Civil Engineers, 1934. Soft Cover. Very Good. 6" x 9" Original card wraps, sewn and glued binding. [4], 929-1094 pp., [5]. B&W illustrations. Bumping and creasing to edges, chip to spine foot, orange pencil inscription to head of front cover. Soiling to edges of text block. Creasing to lower corners of pages. … Read more
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Elements of Technology, Taken Chiefly from a Course of Lectures Delivered at Cambridge, on the application of Sciences to the Useful Arts

by Bigelow, Jacob

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Published
1829
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Very Good
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First Edition
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Boston: Hilliard, Gray, Little, and Wilkins, 1829. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 12mo. Orig. grey cloth, spine rebacked with orig. spine and printed paper label laid-down. xii, 507pp. Illustrated with 22 plates (8 folding, including frontispiece). From the library of Francis Peabody, his name on ff/ endpaper donated by his wife, Martha Peabody to the Essex Institute, library… Read more
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Fossils: What They Tell Us of Plants and Animals of The Past

by Swann Lull, Richard

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Published
1935
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Near Fine
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New York: The University Society Incorporated, 1935. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 8vo. SIGNED with inscription from author to ffep. Highlights of Modern Knowledge - Paleontology series. Original red pebbled cloth, black stamped lettering to spine and front board. vii, 114 pp. B&W photos and illustrations in-text. Sunning to spine, bumping and rubbing to spine ends and corners.… Read more
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Chem Lab

by Simon & Schuster

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Published
1985
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Near Fine
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First Edition
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New York: Simon & Schuster, 1985. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 12mo. Pictorial boards, 86pp. Illustrated. Name on front pastedown, some light wear on spine and outer edges, o/w near fine and complete with Chem Lab floppy disc in pocket on rear pastedown. Includes 50 chemistry experiments with computer instruction.
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The Chinese and Japanese Repository of Facts and Events in Science, History, and Art Relating to Eastern Asia

by Summers, Reverend J. And Dr. Reinhold Rost

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London: Messrs. W.H. Allen & Co. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 8vo. 1846-5. Scarce. Three volumes bound in one, with 8 issues total. Various pagination. Includes Volume I: No. 12 (June 1864); Volume II: No. 13 (August 1864), No. 14 (September 1864), No. 15 (October 1864), No. 16 (November 1846), and No. 17 (December 1864); Volume III: No.… Read more
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The Stars in Their Courses

by Asimov, Isaac

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Published
1972
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Very Good
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New York: Ace Books, 1972. Soft Cover. Very Good. 16mo. Paperback. 218pp, (6)ads. Light wear and creasing to covers, o/w very good. A collection of essays on Astronomy, Physics, Chemistry, and Sociology.
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The Life of Isaac Newton

by Westfall, Richard S.

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Published
1993
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Near Fine
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1st Edition
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Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1993. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Fine. 8vo. Full blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. 328 pp. Stain to spine head. Interior bright and clean. Dust jacket slightly bumped at spine head, crease to rear flap, else fine. In this book, Richard Westfall condenses his acclaimed biography Never at Rest: A Biography of Isaac… Read more
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Adelaide, South Australia: The Limited Editions Club, 1963. Hardcover. Near Fine. 12mo. Orig. leather backed boards with green cloth spine label. This is copy no. 789 of 1,500, printed. xxxii, 470pp. Illustrated with wood engravings by Paul Landacre. A monthly letter of Limited Editions Club laid-in, a small piece of tape on ff/ endpaper. Light bruise to spine… Read more
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A Bomb in the Brain: A Heroic Tale of Science, Surgery, and Survival

by Fishman, Steve

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Published
1988
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Near Fine
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1st Edition
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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1988. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. Quarter navy cloth, blue paper boards. xv, 318 pp. Some light foxing to cloth at rear, and to edges of text block. Interior clean. Dust jacket is price clipped and lightly bumped to spine ends. This is Steve Fishman's story of suffering a burst… Read more
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Fossils, Finches and Fuegians

by Darwin Keynes, Richard

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Published
2003
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1st American Edition
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New York: Oxford University Press, 2003. 1st American Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. Quarter brown cloth, cream paper boards. xix, 428 pp., [12 pp. colour plates]. B&W maps and illustrations in-text in addition to colour plates. Light rubbing and bumping to spine ends. Scuff to top edge of text block. Light bumping to extremities of dust… Read more
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Discover the Stars

by Johnson, Gaylord

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Published
1944
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Very Good
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New York: Sentinel Books, 1944. Soft Cover. Very Good. 12mo. Sentinel Books Series on Arts, Crafts, Hobbies, Sports, Games, Education No. 17. Later printing. Orig. illustrated wrappers, 106pp. Illustrated with line drawings and diagrams by the author. Four leaves are clipped at upper margin (starting on pp. 63, text unnafected). Wrappers faded, with light soiling and wear to… Read more
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A Manual of Modern Navigation

by Burton, S.M.

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Published
1941
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Very Good
Edition
Second Edition
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Glasgow: Brown, Son & Ferguson, 1941. Second Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo. Orig. blue cloth, vii, 120pp. Illustrated with line-drawings. Light foxing. Wear to spine and edges with light soil to boards o/w very good in browned d/w, with small chips to jacket spine and top edges but still good. A manual of moder navigation from position… Read more
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Famous Men of Science

by Bolton, Sarah K.; Sanderson, Edward W. [revised by]

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Published
1946
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Near Fine
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New York: Thomas Y. Crowell Company, 1946. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. 12mo. Original yellow cloth. v, [3], 308 p.p.Top edge green. B&W illustrations. A few spots of light wear to edges of boards. Dust jacket is price clipped, has some light wear to extremities, sunning to spine, a few short tears and small chips. This is a… Read more
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Science Dictionary of the Plant World

by Chinery, Michael

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Minotavros Books
Published
1969
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Very Good
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1st American Edition
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New York: Franklin Watts, Inc, 1969. 1st American Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 18mo. Original green cloth. 264 p.p. With over 400 colour pictures. Bumping and rubbing to spine ends and corners. Some foxing to edges of text block. Some chafing and soiling to dust jacket. Bumping to edges, creasing to rear flap. This pictorial reference work… Read more
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Planetary Theory

by Brown, Earnest W. And Clarence A. Shook

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Published
1964
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New York: Dover Publications Inc, 1964. Soft Cover. 8vo (small). Dover Books on Astronomy and Astrophysics Series. xi, 302pp (13)ads. Wrappers faded and lightly soiled with some small tears and bottom and top edges, o/w very good. Equations of Motion, Resonance, The Trojan Group of Asteroids and other applications and examples of planetary theory.
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The Answer: Scientific research Study, how the Western Diet Effects Global Warming

by Brown, David; Anzlin, Andy M.; Spiridon, Alethea [editor]; Nazir, Mohamed [editor]

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Published
2007
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Near Fine
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1st Edition
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Press Connection, 2007. 1st Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 8vo. SIGNED by David Brown to half-title. [n.p.]. Soft cover. [12] 138 p.p. Some creasing to rear cover. Bumping and creasing to upper corner of text block. Everyone is always searching for the answer - the answer to health, happiness, the fountain of youth, eternal life; the answer to… Read more
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NACE Basic Corrosion Course

by National Association of Corrosion Engineers

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Published
1979
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Near Fine
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Houston, Texas: National Association of Corrosion Engineers, 1979. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 8vo (imperial). Blue cloth boards, green lettering to spine and front board. 432 p.p., chapters separately paginated. Some light foxing and spotting to boards and endpapers, a few sporadic spots of staining to interior. Bumping to spine head and corners.
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Religion & Science: Considered in Their Historical Relations

by Singer, Charles

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Published
1928
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Very Good
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First Edition
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London: Ernest Benn Limited, 1928. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. 16mo. Benn's Sixpenny Library No. 144. Orig. orange wrappers, 78pp. Light creasing to corners, wrappers darkened with small wear at spine foot, but o/w a very good copy. An exploration of early religions and greek thought to the middle ages and the dawn of modern science and… Read more
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