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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.


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.


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.


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.


Gehennical Fire: The Lives of George Starkey, an American Alchemist in the Scientific Revolution
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Gehennical Fire: The Lives of George Starkey, an American Alchemist in the Scientific Revolution

By Newman, William

Cambridge, MA and London, England: Harvard University Press, 1994. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo. 348 pages, indexed. Hardcover in blue and white/gold illustrated dust jacket. DJ is moderately rubbed. Prior owner's name written in upper corner of front flyleaf. Text is clean.


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.


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.


Galvani, Commentary on the Effect of Electricity on Muscular Motion (De Viribus Electricitatis in Motu Musculari Commentarius_

By Green, Robert Montraville (Translator for Luigi Galvani)

Cambridge, Mass.: Elizabeth Licht, 1953. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 8vo. xx, 97 pages. Hardcover with a white dust jacket. The jacket is rubbed and worn and has edge tears and chip. The book has a prior owner's ink signature on the front flyleaf but is otherwise sound and clean within.


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.


An Introduction to Biophysics
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An Introduction to Biophysics

By Stuhlman, Otto

New York: John Wiley and Sons, 1943. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo. 375 pages, indexed. Hardcover bound in blue cloth. Binding is rubbed. Small scuff on front cover. Prior owner's bookplate on front pastedown. Author has written inscription on front flyleaf. Text is clean and sound.


Chemistry of Pulp and Paper Making

By Sutermeister, Edwin

New York: John Wiley & Sons, Inc, 1920. Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo. 479 pages, indexed. Hardcover in red/brown cloth. Spine is bumped, cover rubbed. Previous owner's name in pencil on flyleaf. Illustrated with diagrams and photos. Toning on endpapers, otherwise; sound clean copy.


The Rainmakers: American "Pluviculture" to World War II

By Spence, Clark C.

Lincoln and London: University of Nebraska Press, 1980. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 12mo. 181 pages, indexed. Hardcover with a blue dust jacket. Light wear to the book and jacket. A nice, clean copy.


Catalogue de L'Exposition La Measure du Temps

By Anon.

Namur: Union Professionnelle des Maitres Horlogers-Bijoutiers-Orfevres, 1962. First Edition First Printing . Soft cover. Good. 8vo. 128 pages, plus plates. Soft cover bound in pink and white wrappers. The binding is worn and foxed but sound. Text toned; plates are clean. Illustrated with 85 photographic figures of watches and clocks on many plates.


Laboratory Course in Electrochemistry

By Watts, Oliver P.

New York: McGraw-Hill Book Company, 1914. Hardcover. Good. 12mo. 150 pages, indexed. Hardcover in green cloth covered boards. Corners are rubbed. Horizontal wrinkle in binding across upper third of front and rear covers, which otherwise show slight spotting and wear. Upper edge of book is dusty. Title is in gilt on spine. Inside front and rear covers are foxed. Text is toned but sound.


Studies of Animal Life. A Series of Laboratory Exercises for the Use of High Schools.

By Walter, Herbert E. [with] Worrallo Whiteny. [and] F. Colby Lucas.

Boston: Boston: D. C. Heath & Co., 1900, 1900. First Edition . Hardcover. Fair. Fair. First Edition. 12mo. 106 pages. Hardcover bound in tan cloth. The binding is heavily soiled with damping along the bottom of the front cover and with about half of the rear cover damped and showing old evidence of mold. This affects the inner pastedowns and flyleaves, but the text is mostly clean.


Electrons and Valence: Development of the Theory, 1900-1925

By Stranges, Anthony N.

College Station Texas: Texas A&M University Press, 1982. Hardcover. New. 8vo. Hardcover with a blue dust jacket. A new copy, still in shrinkwrap.


The Jefferson Stone: Demarcation of the First Meridian of the United States

By Bedini, Silvio A.

Frederick, MD: Professional Surveyors Pub, 1999. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Fine. 8vo. 184 pages, indexed. Hardcover in a grey and white dust jacket. A fresh, clean copy.


Vestiges of Pre-Metric Weights and Measures Persisting in Metric-System Europe 1926-1927

By Kennelly, Arthur E.

New York: The Macmillan Company, 1928. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Good. 12mo. 189 pages, indexed. Hardcover bound in red cloth. An ex-library copy with full markings. A sound copy with secure inner hinges.


William Allison Kepner: Teacher, Scientist, Philosopher.

By Reynolds, Bruce J.

Charlottesville, VA: Jarman's Incorporated, 1946. Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo. Variously paginated. SIGNED hardcover bound in blue buckram. Pages show some toning but are sound.


The Forms of Water in Clouds and Rivers, Ice and Glaciers

By Tyndall, John

Akron, Ohio: The Werner Company, 1872. Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo. 196 pages, indexed. Hardcover bound in slate green publisher's cloth - spine tanned. Cover is quite worn and faded, spine and corners are bumped. Hinges sound. Illustrated.


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