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Evolution Its Nature, Its Evidences, and Its Relation to Religious Thought

by Joseph Le Conte

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1898
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Second Edition
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New York: D. Appleton and Company, 1898. Second Edition. Three quarter leather. Very good +. A very good second edition. Three quarter leather under marbled boards. Gilt spine lettering. Shelf wear to marbled paper on bottom edges. Moderate rubbing at joints, foot and crown. Top edge bright gilt, fore edge deckled pages. Binding is tight, sturdy and square.… Read more
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International Symposium on Bioorganic Chemistry (Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences; volume 471)

by Ricahrd Breslow, ed; E.T. Kaiser, Koji Nokanishi, Alan R. Battersby, A.I. Scott, Jay Weinstein, Adriano Afonsov,;et al

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1986
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New York: New York Academy of Sciences, 1986. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Fine. A fine, hardcover first edition. Previous owner's name neatly stamped on first free endpaper. Otherwise clean and bright with no other markings..325 pp. plus author index.
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RADAR: Circuit Analysis (AF Manual 52 - 8)

by Depatment of the Air Force

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1951
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Washington DC: Department of the Air Force, 1951. Screw Post Binding. Near fine/none as issued. A very near fine edition from 1951. Original hard plastic cover in triple screw post binding. Foxing to page edges, otherwise clean and bright. No torn or missing pages, no writing. Filled with graphs and illustrations. Unpaginated, includes a section-based index. 8… Read more
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image of Pehr Wilhelm Wargentin, Kungl. Vetenskapsakademiens sekreterare och astronom, 1749-1783. Av N.V.E. Nordenmark. Avec un résumé français

Pehr Wilhelm Wargentin, Kungl. Vetenskapsakademiens sekreterare och astronom, 1749-1783. Av N.V.E. Nordenmark. Avec un résumé français

by N. V. E. [Nils Viktor Emanuel] Nordenmark

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1939
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Near fine
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Early Printing
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Uppsala: Almqvist & Wirsells Boktryckeri, 1939. Early Printing. Original wraps. Near fine/very good. First published in 1935, this is an excellent early printing of the biography of the astronomer Wargentin.In original paper wraps with wax/glassine dust wrapper intact. Very near fine with many unopened pages. A few stains to cover, especially at unprotected edges. (see photo). Text in… Read more
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Thomas Edison, Chemist

by Byron M. Vanderbilt

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1971
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First Edition
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Washington DC: American Chemical Society, 1971. First Edition. Hardcover. Very good +/very good +. A very good plus first edition in a very good plus dustjacket. Orange cloth boards. Slight foxing on fore edge of book, other wise pages are clean and bright. minor foxing on back of dustjacket, other wise very good. Illustrations and photos throughout. 373pp.… Read more
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Molecular Biochemistry

by Edward M. Kosower

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1962
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Very good
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First Edition
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New York: McGraw-Hill Book Company, Inc., 1962. First Edition. 1/4 cloth. Very good. A very good first edition. Black quarter cloth over red boards. Gilt title stamping on cover and spine. Previous owner's name on first free endpaper, otherwise clean and bright. 304 pages, including index. 6 1/4 x 9 1/4 inches. Edward M. Kosower is best… Read more
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Treatise on Diseases of the Skin: For the Use of Advanced Students and Practitioners

by Henry Weightman Stelwagon

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1907
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Fifth Edition revised
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Philadelphia: W. B. Saunders Company, 1907. Fifth Edition revised. Three quarter leather. A very good revised fifth edition. With 267 illustrations in the text, and 34 full-page colored and half-tone plates. Three-quarter leather over blue cloth. Four raised bands. Gilt title-stamping on spine. Rubbing to corners. Lovely blue marbled endpapers. Water damage to page edges. Binding is sturdy and… Read more
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image of A Time to Remember: The Autobiography of a Chemist

A Time to Remember: The Autobiography of a Chemist

by Alexander Todd

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1983
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Fine
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First Edition
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9780521255936
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Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1983. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/fine. A fine first edition, as stated, in a fine dustjacket. Blue cloth covered boards. Previous owner's name stamped on first free endpaper. Pages are clean and bright. 257 pp. Alexander Robertus Todd, Baron Todd of Trumpington (2 October 1907 – 10 January 1997) was a British biochemist whose… Read more
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Electricity and the Electric Telegraph. [In two volumes]

by George B. Prescott

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1885, 1888
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Very good
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Later printings
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New York: Appleton and Company, 1885, 1888. Later printings. Hardcover. Very good/none as issued. Mixed set with continuous pagination in publishers original brown cloth. In 2 volumes. Vol. I: xii, [5] -602, [i]-iii, [3] pages. Vol. 2: viii, [603] -1120, [9-tables] , [I-blank], [i]-ii pages . 8vo. Original brown publisher's cloth with uniform spine designs but different decorations… Read more
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Newton on the Continent

by Henry Guerlac

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Published
1981
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Near fine
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First Edition, First Printing
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9780801414091
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Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1981. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Near fine/fine. A very near fine first edition in a fine dust jacket. Buckram boards. Blue endpepers with price sticker of FFE. Half title page has dog-ear fold. Binding is sturdy, square and tight. Text clean and bright.169 pp. including index. Octavo, 6 3/4 x 9 3/4 inches… Read more
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image of From Retorts to Lasers: The Story of Chemistry at Berkeley

From Retorts to Lasers: The Story of Chemistry at Berkeley

by William L. Jolly

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1987
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Fine
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First Edition
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Berkeley: University of California, 1987. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/none as issued. About fine assumed first edition, "Distributed by the College of Chemistry, University of California, Berkeley" without an ISBN (presumably printed for a limited audience). Blue cloth boards with gold foil stamping of a cupola and title on cover and gold foil stamping on spine. Binding is sturdy,… Read more
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image of Comets to Cosmology: Proceedings of the Third IRAS Conference, Held at Queen Mary College, University of London, July 6-10, 1987 [Lecture Notes in Physics 297]

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Berlin: Springer-Verlag, 1986. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Near fine/none as issued. About fine, first edition, first printing. Brown, mustard and white cloth boards. Binding is sturdy, square and tight. Previous owner's name stamped neatly on top edge, otherwise as new. No dust jacket as issued. Illustrated with formulas, b/w photos, graphs, and drawings. x, 415 [2] pp.… Read more
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image of The Outer Galaxy: Proceedings of a Symposium Held in Honor of Frank J. Kerr at the University of Maryland, College Park, May 28–29, 1987 [Lecture Notes in Physics 306]

The Outer Galaxy: Proceedings of a Symposium Held in Honor of Frank J. Kerr at the University of Maryland, College Park, May 28–29, 1987 [Lecture Notes in Physics 306]

by Leo Blitz & Felix J. Lockman, eds.

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1988
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First Edition, First Printing
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9783540194842
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Berlin: Springer-Verlag, 1988. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Very good +/none as issued. A very good plus, first edition, first printing. Brown, mustard and white cloth boards. Previous owner's name stamped neatly on top edge, mildly cocked. Text clean and bright. No dust jacket as issued. Illustrated with formulas, b/w photos, graphs, and drawings. [xi], 438 [2]… Read more
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image of The Physics of Accretion Onto Compact Objects: Proceedings of a Workshop Held in Tenerife, Spain, April 21-25, 1986 [Lecture Notes in Physics 266]

The Physics of Accretion Onto Compact Objects: Proceedings of a Workshop Held in Tenerife, Spain, April 21-25, 1986 [Lecture Notes in Physics 266]

by K.O Mason, M.G. Watson & N.E. White, eds.

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1986
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First Edition, First Printing
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9783540171959
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Berlin: Springer-Verlag, 1986. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Near fine/none as issued. A near fine, first edition, first printing. Brown, mustard and white cloth boards. Binding is sturdy, square and tight. Previous owner's name stamped neatly on top edge, dampstain on edges affecting edges only. No dust jacket as issued. Illustrated with formulas, b/w photos, graphs, and drawings.… Read more
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image of Stellar Pulsation: Proceedings of a Conference Held as a Memorial to John P. Cox at the Los Alamos National Laboratory Los Alamos, New Mexico, USA, August 11–15,1986 [Lecture Notes in Physics 274]

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Berlin: Springer-Verlag, 1987. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Very good/none as issued. A very good, first edition, first printing. Brown, mustard and white cloth boards. Binding is sturdy, square and tight. Previous owner's name stamped neatly on top edge, bottom front corner heavily bumped. Text clean and bright. No dust jacket as issued. Illustrated with formulas, b/w photos,… Read more
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image of Atmospheric Diagnostics of Stellar Evolution: Chemical Peculiarity, Mass Loss, and Explosion: Proceedings of the 108th Colloquium of the International Astronomical Union, Held at the University of Tokyo, Japan, 1-4 September 1987 [Lecture Notes in Physics 305]

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Berlin: Springer-Verlag, 1988. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Near fine/none as issued. About fine, first edition, first printing. Brown, mustard and white cloth boards. Binding is sturdy, square and tight. Previous owner's name stamped neatly on top edge, otherwise as new. No dust jacket as issued. Illustrated with formulas, b/w photos, graphs, and drawings. xiv, 468 [2] pp.… Read more
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image of Cool Stars, Stellar Systems, and the Sun: Proceedings of the Fourth Cambridge Workshop on Cool Stars Stellar Systems, and the Sun, Held in Santa Fe, New Mexico, October 16-18, 1985 [Lecture Notes in Physics 254]

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Berlin: Springer-Verlag, 1986. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Good +/none as issued. Good plus, first edition, first printing. Brown, mustard and white cloth boards. Previous owner's name stamped neatly on top edge. Pages show waving/rippling. Text clean and bright. No dust jacket as issued. Illustrated with formulas, b/w photos, graphs, and drawings. x, 415 [2] pp. Octavo, 6… Read more
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image of Supernova Shells and Their Birth Events: Proceedings of a Workshop Held at the Physikzentrum Bad Honnef, March 7-11, 1988 [Lecture Notes in Physics 316]

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Berlin: Springer-Verlag, 1988. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Near fine/none as issued. About fine, first edition, first printing. Brown, mustard and white cloth boards. Binding is sturdy, square and tight. Previous owner's name stamped neatly on top edge, otherwise as new. No dust jacket as issued. Illustrated with formulas, b/w photos, graphs, and drawings. xiii, 252 [4] pp.… Read more
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image of Active Galactic Nuclei: Proceedings of a Conference Held at the Georgia State University, Atlanta, Georgia, October 28-30, 1987 [Lecture Notes in Physics 307]

Active Galactic Nuclei: Proceedings of a Conference Held at the Georgia State University, Atlanta, Georgia, October 28-30, 1987 [Lecture Notes in Physics 307]

by H. Richard Miller & Paul J. Wiita, eds.

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1988
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9783540194927
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Berlin: Springer-Verlag, 1988. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Very good +/none as issued. A very good plus, first edition, first printing. Brown, mustard and white cloth boards. Previous owner's name stamped neatly on top edge, mildly cocked. Text clean and bright. No dust jacket as issued. Illustrated with formulas, b/w photos, graphs, and drawings. [xi], 438 [2] pp.… Read more
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image of Radiation Hydrodynamics in Stars and Compact Objects: Proceedings of Colloquium No. 89 of the International Astronomical Union Held at Copenhagen University June 11-20, 1985 [Lecture Notes in Physics 255]

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Berlin: Springer-Verlag, 1986. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Near fine/none as issued. A near fine, first edition, first printing. Brown, mustard and white cloth boards. Binding is sturdy, square and tight. Previous owner's name stamped neatly on top edge, small dampstain at foot of fore edge, only affecting fore edge. No dust jacket as issued. Illustrated with formulas… Read more
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