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The Encyclopedia of Earth - A Complete Visual Guide
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The Encyclopedia of Earth - A Complete Visual Guide

By Michael Allaby, et al

Sydney, Australia: Weldon Owen, 2008. Excellent reference work covering the history of the universe, up-to-date informarion about planet Earth and modern conservation issues. 608pp illustrated throughout in colour. Virtually new copy with no marks or inscriptions. Unclipped DJ has minor residue to front panel from sticky label, otherwise near fine. VERY HEAVY BOOK, additional postage will be requested.. First Edition, First Printing. Illustrated Boards. Near Fine/Near Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$15.76

Climbing Mount Improbable
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Climbing Mount Improbable

By Richard Dawkins

London: The Folio Society Ltd, 1996. Popular science book about probability and how it applies to the theory of evolution. 313pp with index, illustrated with 12 pages of colour plates and black and white drawings to the text. Gilt lettering to spine. Fine unmarked and unread copy in fine gold-coloured slipcase. Extra postage may be required for 1st class or overseas shipping.. 2nd Printing of First Edition Thus. Illustrated Black Cloth Boards. Fine/No Jacket. Illus. by Lalla Ward. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.

$11.42

Soils in North Yorkshire III: Soil Survey Record No.35. Pickering Moor and Troutsdale
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Soils in North Yorkshire III: Soil Survey Record No.35. Pickering Moor and Troutsdale

By V C Bendelow & D M Carroll

Harpenden, Herts: The Soil Survey of England and Wales, 1976. 155pp with index, illustrated with black and white diagrams, maps and photographs. No wallet or loose map present. Minimal edgewear and marking to cover, otherwise very good copy with no inscriptions.. Presumed First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$6.30

Soils in North Yorkshire I: Soil Survey Record No.23. Sheet SE76 (Westow)
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Soils in North Yorkshire I: Soil Survey Record No.23. Sheet SE76 (Westow)

By B Matthews

Harpenden, Herts: The Soil Survey of England and Wales, 1975. 218pp with index, illustrated with black and white diagrams, maps and photographs. No wallet or loose map present. Minor edgewear and marking to cover, otherwise very good copy with no inscriptions.. Presumed First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$6.30

Papers Set in the Mechanical Sciences Tripos 1942-1944
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Papers Set in the Mechanical Sciences Tripos 1942-1944

London: Cambridge University Press, 1944. Examination papers. Subjects include Aeronautics, Applied Mechanics, Applied Electricity, Theory of Structures etc. Illustrated with black and white technical drawings. Grey card covers with red fabric spine. University crest to front cover. School name handwritten inside cover. Slight bumping to corners and minor marking to cover and edges, otherwise good copy.. First Edition. Card Covers. Good/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Ex School Library.

$15.76

Scientific Tables - Seventh Edition
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Scientific Tables - Seventh Edition

By K Diem and C Lentner (Editors)

Basle, Switzerland: J R Geigy, SA, 1970. Documenta Geigy, 809pp illustrated with charts and diagrams. Includes plastic rule for reading columns and additional charts to inside pocket to rear. White lettering to spine and front board. Spine faded and front board slightly bowed, otherwise very good copy with no inscriptions. HEAVY BOOK, additional postage will be requested for 1st class or overseas shipping. . Seventh Edition. Grey Cloth Boards. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$7.88

The Story of God - A Personal Journey Into the World Of Science and Religion
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The Story of God - A Personal Journey Into the World Of Science and Religion

By Robert Winston

London: Bantam Press, 2005. Examination of the relationship between science and religion from our early ancestors to the present day. 354pp with index, illustrated with 8 pages of colour photographs. Silver lettering to spine. Sunning to lower edges and small mark to verso of endpaper, otherwise near fine copy with no inscriptions. Unclipped DJ has minimal shelfwear, otherwise near fine.. First Edition. Black Cloth Boards. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$5.91

Elementary Lessons in Logic: Deductive and Inductive, with Copious Questions and Examples and a Vocabulary of Logical Terms
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Elementary Lessons in Logic: Deductive and Inductive, with Copious Questions and Examples and a Vocabulary of Logical Terms

By W Stanley Jevons

London: Macmillan & Co, 1882. 340pp with index. Blind stamped design and lettering to front board, gilt lettering to spine. Hinges showing webbing, top edges soiled, spine and corners bumped, otherwise fair reading copy. New Edition. Brown Board Covers. Fair/No Jacket. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.

$7.88

God and the New Physics
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God and the New Physics

By Paul Davies

London & Melbourne: J M Dent & Sons Ltd, 1984. The author continues the debate between science and religion by proposing a quantum universe created out of nothing. 255pp with index, illustrated with line drawings. Gilt lettering to spine. Minor marking to edges and slightly slanted spine, otherwise very good copy with no inscriptions. Unclipped DJ has some edgewear, with small nicks and slight loss to spine.. Reprint. Black Cloth Boards. Very Good/Fair. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$7.88

Electricity and Magnetism
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Electricity and Magnetism

By A Pratt

London: Christophers, 1936. Clearly written text book. 223pp with index, illustrated throughout with black and white drawings and diagrams. Bumping to corners, top edges soiled, tear to one page and some pencil notes tofront endpaper, otherwise fair reading copy.. Reprint. Green Cloth Boards. Fair/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$5.52

The Survival of Charles Darwin - A Biography of a Man and an Idea
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The Survival of Charles Darwin - A Biography of a Man and an Idea

By Ronald W Clark

New York: Random House, 1984. Dual biography of Darwin and his theory of evolution. 449pp with index, illustrated with 16 pages of black and white photographs. Spine slanted, slight marking to boards and edges, inner hinges showing and gift inscription to front endpaper, otherwise good copy. Unclipped DJ creased and edgeworn, with minor loss at head and tail of spine.. First Edition. Quarter Bound Blue Cloth. Good/Fair. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$4.33

New Scientist - Does Anything Eat Wasps? And 101 Other Questions
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New Scientist - Does Anything Eat Wasps? And 101 Other Questions

By Mick O'Hare(Editor)

London: Profile Books, 2005. Questions and answers from readers of 'The Last Word' column in the New Scientist magazine. 218pp with index. Gilt lettering to spine. Edges appear sunned, otherwise near fine copy with no marks or inscriptions in unclipped near fine wrapper.. First Edition. Green Cloth Boards. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$4.73

Relic, Icon or Hoax? Carbon Dating the Turin Shroud
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Relic, Icon or Hoax? Carbon Dating the Turin Shroud

By Harry E Gove

Bristol & Philadelphia: Institute of Physics Publishing, 1996. Story of the difficulties encountered during ten years of trying to date the famous relic, using accelerator mass spectrometry. Foreword by D Allan Bromley. 336pp with index, illustrated with black and white photographs. Minimal shelfwear, otherwise near fine unmarked copy.. First Edition. Illustrated Boards. Near Fine/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$5.91

Physiognomy - The Art of Reading Faces
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Physiognomy - The Art of Reading Faces

By Dr Jean Lefas, David Macrae (Translator)

Ariane Books, 1975. Introduction to the subject of physiognomy by a Parisian doctor, translated into English by David Macrae, 110pp, illustrated profusely throughout with drawings ans photographs and colour and black and white. Gilt lettering to spine. Slight marking to top edges, otherwise very goodcopy with no inscriptions. Unclipped DJ has slight edgewear, otherwise very good.. First Thus. White Cloth Boards. Very Good/Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$5.91

Everyman's Scientific Facts and Feats
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Everyman's Scientific Facts and Feats

By Magnus Pyke and Patrick Moore

London: J M Dent & Sons Ltd, 1981. Entertaining history of man's scientific discovery and achievement. 310pp illustrated throughout with charts, drawings and photographs in black and white. Gilt lettering to spine. Minimal marking to edges, otherwise near fine copy with no inscriptions. Unclipped DJ has slight edgewear, with two small nicks at top of spine, otherwise very good. HEAVY BOOK, additional postage may be requested.. First Edition. Blue Cloth Boards. Near Fine/Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$11.82

Engines To-Day (The Pageant of Progress)
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Engines To-Day (The Pageant of Progress)

By J Harrison

London: Oxford University Press, 1942. Study of the development of heat engines. 159pp illustrated with 23 black and white plates and 54 figures to the text. Cover decorated with geometrical design. Some bu,ping to spine and corners, foxing to edges and endpapers and gift inscription in pencil to front pastedown, otherwise good copy.. Reprint. Brown Cloth Boards. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$5.91

A Handbook of Organic Analysis - Qualitative and Quantitative
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A Handbook of Organic Analysis - Qualitative and Quantitative

By Hans Thacher Clarke

London: Edward Arnold & Co, 1947. Chemistry text book first published in 1911. 363pp with index, illustrated with black and white drawings. Gilt lettering to spine somewhat faded. Some bumping to spine and corners, marking to boards and edges, pages browned and slight marking to front endpapers, otherwise good copy with no inscriptions. . Reprint of 4th Edition. Dark Blue Cloth Boards. Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$4.33

Scientific Method - An Historical and Philosophical Introduction
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Scientific Method - An Historical and Philosophical Introduction

By Barry Gower

London: Routledge, 1997. Survey of the controversy concerning method in the natural sciences, discussed through key figures. 276pp with index. Minor reading crease to spine and slight marking to edges, otherwise very good copy with no inscriptions.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$9.85

An Introduction to the Philosophy of Science
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An Introduction to the Philosophy of Science

By Anthony O'Hear

Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1989. Balanced discussion of the growth of scientific theory and the wider moral and social reality of science. 239pp with index. Minimal wear to corners and minor marking to edges, otherwise very good copy with no inscriptions.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$19.70

Wrinkles in Time - The Imprint of Creation
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Wrinkles in Time - The Imprint of Creation

By George Smoot and Keay Davidson

London: Little Brown & Co, 1993. Story of the discovery of ripples in the fabric of space-time, made just after the 'Big Bang'. 321pp, illustrated with 8 pages of colour photographs and drawings and drawings to the text and endpapers. Minor bumping and lean to spine and minimal marking to top edges, otherwise very good copy with no inscriptions. Unclipped DJ has slight edgewear and crease to flyleaf, otherwise very good.. First Edition. Green Cloth Boards. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$4.33

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