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The Creation: An Appeal to Save Life on Earth.

by WILSON, Edward O. [E. O. Wilson]

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Published
2006.
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As New
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First edition / First printing.
ISBN
9780393062175
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$125.00

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New York: W. W. Norton & Company, 2006. Signed on the title page by Edward O. Wilson. First edition / First printing. Ochre paper-covered spine, beige paper-covered boards. Very fine in very fine dust jacket.
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On Human Nature.

by WILSON, Edward O. [E. O. Wilson]

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Published
1978.
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Near Fine
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First edition / First printing.
ISBN
9780674634411
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$300.00

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Cambridge, MA: Harvard, 1978. Signed by Edward O. Wilson on a bookplate mounted to the half-title page. First edition / First printing. Brown cloth. Near fine in near fine dust jacket. 2.50 in ink at the top left of the front pastedown, completely covered by the dust jacket flap. Winner of the 1979 Pulitzer Prize.
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$300.00
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Brief Candle in the Dark: My Life in Science.

by DAWKINS, Richard

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Published
2015.
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As New
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First U.S. edition / First printing.
ISBN
9780062288431
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$50.00

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New York: HarperCollins / Ecco Press, 2015. Signed by Richard Dawkins on the title page. Additionally inscribed: To Bob. First U.S. edition / First printing. Black paper-covered spine, gray paper-covered boards. Very fine in a very fine dust jacket.
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An Appetite for Wonder: The Making of a Scientist.

by DAWKINS, Richard

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Published
2013.
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Near Fine
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First U.S. edition / First printing.
ISBN
9780062225795
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$65.00

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New York: HarperCollins / Ecco Press, 2013. Signed by Richard Dawkins on the title page. First U.S. edition / First printing. Black paper-covered spine, gray paper-covered boards. Near fine, with slight toning to page edges in a fine dust jacket.
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Brief Candle in the Dark: My Life in Science.

by DAWKINS, Richard

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Orpheus Books
Published
2015.
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Fine
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First U.S. edition / First printing.
ISBN
9780062288431
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$100.00

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New York: Brief Candle in the Dark: My Life in Science 2015. Signed by Richard Dawkins on the title page. First U.S. edition / First printing. Black paper-covered spine, gray paper-covered boards. Very fine in a very fine dust jacket.
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$100.00
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Hallucinations.

by SACKS, Oliver

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Published
2012.
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Fine
Edition
First edition / First printing. Special signed edition.
ISBN
9780307957245
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$175.00

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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2012. Signed by the author on a special page. First edition / First printing. Special signed edition. Blue paper-covered boards. Fine in fine dust jacket. Chosen by New York Times critic Michiko Kakutani as one of the Ten Best Books of 2012.
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The Social Conquest of Earth.

by WILSON, Edward O. [E. O. Wilson]

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Published
2012.
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Fine
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First edition / First printing.
ISBN
9780871404138
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$165.00

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New York: Liveright Publishing Corporation / W. W. Norton & Company, 2012. Signed on the title page by Edward O. Wilson. First edition / First printing. Blue paper-covered spine, blue paper-covered boards. Fine in fine dust jacket.
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$165.00
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Climbing Mount Improbable.

by DAWKINS, Richard. Illustrations by Lalla Ward

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Published
1996.
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As New
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First U.S. edition / First printing.
ISBN
9780393039306
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$150.00

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New York: W. W. Norton and Company, 1996. Signed on the title page by Richard Dawkins. First U.S. edition / First printing. Black cloth spine, pale gray paper-covered boards. Very fine in a very fine dust jacket.
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$150.00
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The Picture History of Inventions from Plough To Polaris.

by ECO, Umberto and G. B. Zorzoli. Translated by Anthony Lawrence

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Published
1963.
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Near Fine
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First U.S. edition / First printing.
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$850.00

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New York: The Macmillan Company, 1963. Signed on the title page by Umberto Eco. First U.S. edition / First printing. Off white cloth. Near fine with owner name emboss stamp to front free endpaper and also the title page in very good to near fine dust jacket, with several edge tears. The author's first book.
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$850.00
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Avoid Boring People. (Lessons from a Life in Science). [Avoid Boring Other People].

by WATSON, James D

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Published
2007.
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First edition / First printing.
ISBN
9780375412844
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$175.00

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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2007. Signed on the title page by James D. Watson, the Winner of the Nobel Prize and the co-discoverer of the double helix structure of DNA. First edition / First printing. Green paper-covered spine, black paper-covered boards. Very fine in very fine dust jacket.
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And It Came to Pass - Not to Stay.

by FULLER, R. Buckminster.

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Published
1976.
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Fine
Edition
First edition / First printing.
ISBN
9780025418103
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$25.00

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New York: Macmillan, 1976. First edition / First printing. Maroon cloth. Fine in a fine dust jacket, with a light crease to the front jacket flap.
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$25.00
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The Greatest Show on Earth: The Evidence for Evolution.

by DAWKINS, Richard

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Published
2009.
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As New
Edition
First U.S. edition / First printing.
ISBN
9781416594789
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$175.00

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New York: Free Press, 2009. Signed by Richard Dawkins on the title page. First U.S. edition / First printing. Black paper-covered spine, gray paper-covered boards. Very fine in a very fine dust jacket.
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$175.00
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Full House: The Spread of Excellence from Plato to Darwin.

by GOULD, Stephen Jay

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Orpheus Books
Published
1996.
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Fine
Edition
First edition / First printing.
ISBN
9780517703946
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$45.00

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New York: Harmony Books, 1996. Signed by Stephen Jay Gould. First edition / First printing. Black cloth spine, black paper-covered boards. Fine in a fine dust jacket.
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$45.00
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Potato Chip Science: Book and Stuff: Explore Major Branches of Science 29 Incredible* Experiments.

by KURZWEIL, A. and Son. (Allen)

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Orpheus Books
Published
2010.
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As New
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First edition / First printing.
ISBN
9780761148258
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$50.00

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New York: Workman Publishing, 2010. Signed by Allen Kurzweil on front of the "potato chip" bag. First edition / First printing. Book in illustrated wrappers, along with science kit in "potato chip" bag. Very fine. (Unopened). The author of a Case of Curiosities has created a science kit for children.
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