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James Woodhouse, A Pioneer in Chemistry, 1770-1809

By Smith, Edgar F.

Philadelphia: John C. Winston Company, 1918. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Good. 12mo. 299 pages, indexed. Hardcover bound in green cloth. The binding is worn but sound. Some uneven fading to the cloth, and the spine has a few wrinkles in the cloth. A sound copy with secure inner hinges. Text is clean.

$12.50

Saturn (Space Science Series)

By Gehrels, Tom; Mildred Shapley Matthews

Tucson: University of Arizona Press, 1984. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo. 968 pages, indexed. Hardcover bound in black and blue pictorial cloth. Light to moderate wear to the binding. A sound copy and clean within. Illustrated with graphs, charts, some black and white photos. Contains a few color charts at the rear. This is NOT a picture book of Saturn. It is scientific book published from information gathered from the Voyager probe and was written for scientists. While it is still fascinating for (us) laypeople, it was written for those who have a working knowledge of science and mathematics. There are a few photos in the book, and there are a number of graphs and charts. The color plates at the rear are not images but are frequency-time diagrams, etc.

$30.00

Mercury (Space Science Series)

By Vilas, Faith; Clark R. Chapman; Mildred Shapley Matthews

Tucson: University of Arizona Press, 1989. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo. 794 pages, indexed. Hardcover bound in black and blue pictorial cloth. Light to moderate wear to the binding. A sound copy and clean within. Illustrated with graphs, charts, some black and white photos, and a few color maps of Mercury at the rear.

$15.00

Project Vanguard

By Stehling, Kurt R

Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company, Inc, 1961. Hardcover. Good/Good. 12mo. 312 pages, indexed. Hardcover in black/white/green.red illustrated dust jacket. DJ has some sunning, scuffs and general wear. The DJ has been placed in a protective mylar cover. Text is clean.

$25.00

The Encyclopedia of Geochemistry and Environmental Sciences

By Fairbridge, Rhodes W.

New York, Cincinnati, Toronto, London, Melbourne: Van Nostrand Reinhold Company, 1972. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 4to. 1321 pages, indexed. Hardcover in blue and yellow dust jacket. DJ has some wrinkling on both boards and spine. The DJ is quite rubbed and has some scuffing. Text is clean.

$15.00

Contamination of Ground Water: Prevention, Assessment, Restoration (Pollution Technology Review No. 184)

By Barcelona, Michael; Wehrmann, Allen; F. Keely, Joseph ; A. Pettyjohn, Wayne

Park Ridge, NJ: Noyes Data Corporation, 1991. Hardcover. Very Good. 4to. 213, (2), pages, Hardcover with green textured cloth boards. Title in black and gilt on front cover and spine. Binding is lightly rubbed. Text is clean and sound.

$10.00

Treatise on Marine Ecology and Paleoecology Vol I

By Hedgpeth, Joel W [Editor]

Washington DC: National Research Council, National Academy of Sciences, 1966. Hardcover. Good. Octavo. 1296 pages, indexed. Hardcover bound in red cloth. Binding is moderately rubbed, with scuffs from wear. Spine is sunned, has vertical bends in the cloth and bowing of the text block. Prior owner's bookplate on front pastedown. Some pages are smudged. Includes fold out maps.

$12.50

Galileo Studies: Personality, Tradition, and Revolution

By Drake, Stillman

Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 1981. Soft cover. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo. 289 pages, indexed. Hardcover in black and white illustrated dust jacket. DJ has slight rubbing, particularly on rear cover. A .75 inch tear at foot of spine. Text is clean.

$6.00

The Selfish Gene

By Dawkins, Richard

New York and Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1977. Second Printing. . Hardcover. Good/Very Good. 12mo. 224 pages, indexed. Hardcover with a green, blue and red dust jacket. The jacket shows moderate rubbing and wear with some brief edge tears and creases. The front flyleaf has been removed. The bottom edge of the text block has "Savides" written in red marker. The text itself appears clean.

$30.00

The Science and Art of Perfumery

By Sagarin, Edward

New York and London: McGraw-Hill Book Company, 1945. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Fair. 12mo. 268 pages, indexed. Hardcover bound in green cloth. An ex-library copy with full markings. The binding shows some rubbing and wear but is sound with secure inner hinges. Text is unmarked.

$25.00

Seaweeds and Their Uses

By Chapman, V. J.

London: Methuen & Co. Ltd., 1950. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 12mo. 287, (20) pages, indexed. First edition Hardcover in green illustrated dust jacket. DJ has some toning on spine. DJ has been placed in protective mylar sleeve. Prior owner's name written at top of front flyleaf. Text shows some toning. No marks or highlighting.

$15.00

Encyclopedia of Nautical Knowledge

By McEwen, W. A.; Lewis, A. H.

Cambridge, Maryland: Cornell Maritime Press, 1953. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Very Good. Wide Octavo. 618 pages. Hardcover in blue cloth. Binding is moderately rubbed, has spotting on both boards and spine. Spine is lightly sunned. Prior owner's name written at top edge of front flyleaf. Text is clean.

$10.00

Interpretation of Geological Phase Diagrams (A Series of books in geology)

By Ehlers, Ernest G.

New York: Dover Publications Inc., 1972. Soft cover. Very Good. 8vo. 280 pages, indexed. Soft cover bound in yellow wrappers. Light to moderate wear to the binding. A sound copy and clean within. Illustrated with diagrams.

$13.50

Mathematical Preface (Primary Sources From the Scientific Revolution). (The Mathematicall Praeface to the Elements of Geometrie of Euclid of Megara (1570)).

By Dee, John. (With an Introduction by Allen G. Debus).

New York: Science History Publications, 1975. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Good. 8vo. Hardcover bound in black cloth. Moderate wear and rubbing to the binding. A sound copy and clean within. 33 pages, plus a facsimile of the 1570 edition.

$25.00

Biological Oceanography: An Early History, 1870-1960

By Mills, Eric L.

Ithaca and London: Cornell University Press, 1989. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo. 378 pages, indexed. First edition hardcover in green and white dust jacket. DJ is rubbed. Text is clean.

$25.00

Drifting Continents and Colliding Paradigms: Perspectives on the Geoscience Revolution (Science, Technology, and Society)

By Stewart, John A.

Bloomington and Indianapolis: Indiana University Press, 1990. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo. 285 pages, indexed. Hardcover in brown and white dust jacket. DJ is quite rubbed. Text is clean.

$7.00

Exploitation of Microorganisms

By Jones, D. Gareth

London, Glasgow, New York, Tokyo,Melbourne, Madras: Chapman and Hall, 1993. Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo. 488 pages, indexed. Hardcover in green, white, and red boards. Binding is quite rubbed. Corners are rubbed down to boards. Prior owner's name on front flyleaf. Initials written on rear flyleaf. Text is clean.

$10.00

The Great Mathematicians

By Turnbull, Herbert Westren

New York: New York University Press, 1975. Hardcover. Near Fine. 12mo. 141 pages. Hardcover bound in green cloth. Binding has some smudges from handling. Text is clean.

$6.00

Early American Scientific Instruments and Their Makers

By Bedini, Silvio A.

Washington: Museum of History and Technology Smithsonian Institution, 1964. First Edition First Printing . Soft cover. Fair. 8vo. 184 pages, indexed. Soft cover bound in tan wrappers. The binding is rubbed and worn. An ex-library copy with large discard ink stamps on the title page and "Discard" handwritten across the frontis and the title page. The text itself is clean.

$6.00

Science and Thought in the Fifteenth Century
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Science and Thought in the Fifteenth Century

By Thorndike, Lynn

New York: Columbia University Press, 1929. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Fair. Octavo. 387 pages, indexed. Hardcover quarter bound in black cloth with tan cloth covered boards. EX_LIBRARY COPY with full markings. Binding is scuffed, with some damping and tape residue. White library label pastedowns on spine. Black tape marks inside covers. Text is toned.

$8.00

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