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image of Reduction des mesures et poids anciens en mesures et poids nouveaux, et des mesures et poids nouveaux en mesures et poids anciens

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Red cloth over textured paper boards. Title translation: "Reduction of old measures and weights to new measures and weights, and of new measures and weights to old measures and weights. Which provides an easy way to know the relationships that exist between each other; useful work for all those who will want to make use of the new weights and… Read more
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image of Theorie analytique de la propagation de la chaleur. Lecons professees pendant le premier semestre 1893-1894

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Nicely bound in half black morocco over marbled boards; marbled end papers and edges. Physicist N. Ernest Dorsey's name in light pencil to front fly. A nice sound copy, handsomely bound. 316 pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail.
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$380.00
image of Grund-Satze der Gesammten Mathematischen Wissenschaften und Lehren. ...    auf eine leicht- und deutliche Maniere vor Lehrende und Lernende besonders  zur Praxi und gemeinen Nutzen mit vernehmlichen Rissen vorstellet

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From the Library Prinz Luitpold with his faint blue stamp to the title. Printer's device to title; head & tail pieces. Nicely bound in full yapped vellum; x,440,[16];[vi],380 pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail.
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image of Theatro del mundo y de el tiempo compuesto por Ioan Paulo Gallucio Salo[n]ese; traducido de lengua latina en castellana y anadido por Miguel Perez

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Granada: Sebastian Munoz. Fair. c. 1611. Full calf. Full brown calf showing wear all round. Three raised bands to spine. Remnants of label to spine. Gallucci's atlas is the first to make use of Copernicus' catalogue of coordinates, and presents the 48 maps of the Ptolemaic constellations with striking and original constellation figures. Christies. This copy… Read more
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image of Traite des maladies des femmes grosses WITH Observations sur la grossesse et l'accouchement des femmes WITH Dernieres observations sur les maladies des femmes grosses et accouchees (3 vols. bound as one)

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6th edition of volume 1 bound as one with 1st editions of volumes 2 & 3 in full vellum. Partial title in manuscript to spine. Previous owner's name excised from top right corner of front free fly. Light occasional foxing. Light intermittent moisture marks.; [x], 556, [xxiv]; [vi], 572, [xii]; 78 pages; All shipments … Read more
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The Architect's Handbook of Marble, Granite, and Stone - (3 vol. - Complete)

by Enrico Corbella, Lucio Calenzani,

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Published
1990
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First American Edition
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$260.00

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3 volumes complete in original slipcase. Pictorial paper boards for first two volumes; third volume is also pictorial board, though in a 2-ring binder. Vol. 1: Technical Guide; Vol. 2: Overview of the Italian Stone Industry; Vol. 3: Color Sample Book. Copiously illustrated with diagrams and color photography. Foxing to first and last couple pages to vol. 3, not effecting… Read more
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image of Masonry, A Short Text-Book on Masonry Construction, Including Descriptions of the Materials Used, their Preparation and Arrangement in Structures

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Full brown cloth with gilt particulars to spine. Chapters include: Natural Building Stones, Artificial Building Materials, Stone Masonry, Brick and Hollow-Tile Masonry, Concrete Masonry, and Railroad Masonry, Brick Cement, etc. Illustrated with diagrams, illustrations, and black and white photography throughout. No previous owners' names or other markings. General wear to exterior boards (see image). ix, 160 pp. 6 x 9… Read more
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Philosophy Volume 1

by Karl Jaspers, E. B. Ashton (Translator)

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Published
1969
Condition
Very Good
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$90.00

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Black cloth with pictorial cover in silver and blue; silver and blue particulars to spine. Top edge blued. : xxi, 335 pp.; pp.; vol. 3: xii, 6 1/4 x 9 1/4 inches. No owners' names or other markings in book; owner's name to inside flap of jacket.
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image of Cardiac Arrhythmias, Their Mechanisms, Diagnosis, and Management, With 66 Contributors

Cardiac Arrhythmias, Their Mechanisms, Diagnosis, and Management, With 66 Contributors

by William J. Mandel

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Published
1987
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Second Edition
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$100.00

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Grey cloth boards with red and gilt particulars to front board and spine. This is organized into 36 different sections with subcategories within those. Some of the main categories include, but are not limited to: Normal and Abnormal Electrical Activity in Cardiac Cells, Invasive Cardiac Electrophysiologic Testing, Paroxysmal Supraventricular Tachycardia, Atrioventricular Block: Basic Concepts, Exercise-Inducted Ventricular Arrhythmias, Holter Monitor Recording,… Read more
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A Map of the Moon in XXV (25) Sections with Index

by Walter Goodacre

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Published
1910
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$4,850.00

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Quarter black morocco over black faux-leather with gilt particulars to front board and leather and metal clasp still in good working order. Endpapers decorated with floral motif and cover boards are navy blue moire. Reduced from the Author's original Map of 77 inches in diameter. Goodacre was Fellow of the Royal Astronomical Society, Director of the Lunar Section of the… Read more
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image of The Natural History of Bees. Comprehending the Uses and Economical Management of the British and Foriegn Honey-Bee; Together with the Known Wild Species,

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Green morocco over marbled boards with gilt rule to boards; gilt particulars and red morocco label to spine--spine is labeled incorrectly as issued by publisher: "Entomology 39, Butterflies," but this is actually Entomology 6, Honey-Bees. Marbled endpapers; top edge gilt. Hand-colored hors texte plates throughout; title page states there are 36 plates when in actuality there are 33 in all… Read more
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Diseases of the Heart

by James Mackenzie

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Published
1908
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$305.00

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Maroon cloth boards with gilt particulars to front board and spine. Top edge gilt. 35 chapters and 4 appendices with topics covered include: Fundamental functions of the heart muscle-cells; Preliminary examination of the patient; Reflex, or Protective Phenomena; Angina Pectoris; The position and movements of the heart; The Venous Pulse; The extra-systole; Valvular defects; Cardio-sclerosis (Arterial Degeneration. The Senile… Read more
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De la Conservation des Enfans (2 Volumes in 3 books - Complete)

by Joseph Raulin

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Published
1768-9
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$280.00

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Titles translated: "Conservation of Children; Or the means of fortifying them, of preserving them and curing diseases, from the point of their beginning, until the age of puberty." Full mottled brown calf with gilt particulars and red label to spine. Marbled edges and endpapers. French text. General wear to edges and hinges as is expected. Arrested slight worming to lower… Read more
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Conditioned Reflexes an Investigation of the Physiological Activity of the Cerebral Cortex

by I. P. Pavlov (Ivan Petrovich Pavlov)

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Published
1927
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$90.00

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Black cloth with gilt particulars to spine. 1st UK edition, 1st printing. Rubbing to edges and some abrasions to cover boards. Spine sunned. Rear hinge cracked. Pencil marks throughout, marginal and underlining, with sporadic notes in ink. xv, 430 pp. 7 x 9 3/4 inches.
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40,000,000 Guinea Pig Children

by Rachel Lynn Palmer, Isidore M. Alpher

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Published
1937
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$100.00

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Navy blue cloth with labels to front board and spine. Nice clean copy without previous owners' names or other markings. 249 pp. 5 1/2 x 7 3/4 inches
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The Ostwald Colour Album

by J. Scott Taylor

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Condition
Very Good
Edition
Limited Edition
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$390.00

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Green cloth with gilt insignia and lettering to front and spine. Contains 6 card folders , each containing 2 'Ostwald Colour Standards' plates. Reverse of plate 1 has a set of rules for 'Colour Harmony', and a diagram of the 'Ostwald Colour Solid' to the reverse of plate 2. All plates have clear plastic interleaves. Some minor foxing to plate… Read more
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The Living Thoughts of Darwin

by Julian Huxley

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Published
1939
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$85.00

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Part of the Living Thoughts Library, edited by Alfred O. Mendel. Presented by Huxley with assistance from James Fisher. Red cloth with gilt particulars to spine. Dust jacket in mylar protector. 151 pp. 5 x 7 1/2 inches.
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image of Recherches sur les modifications de l'atmosphère. Contenant l'histoire  critique du baromètre et du thermomètre, un traité sur la construction de  ces instrumens, des expériences relatives à leurs usages, et  principalement à la mesure des hauteurs,  et principalement à la mesure  des hauteurs et à la correction des réfractions moyennes. Four volume set.

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Green cloth binding for the Bibliothek des Techn. Militär Comité with their deaccession stamp. A little used, sound, crisp and clean set. xvi, 296, vii, 336, viii, 334, vii, 367 (1) pp. with 7 folding engraved plates.; 8vo Four volume set.
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image of Histoire des recherches sur la quadrature du cercle, ouvrage propre à instruire des découvertes réelles faites sur ce problème célèbre,_à servir de réservatif contre de nouveaux efforts pour le résoudre.

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Full mottled calf. Front hinge starting but firmly attached; otherwise very good. Scholia in ink at title & free fly; others in pencil passim. xliv, [v](Privilege & Errata), 304, [iv] (adv.), 8 folding plates.; 12mo; Additional images and further information provided upon request.
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image of Teutsch-Redender Vauban, oder Vollkommene Unterweisung alle Platz, sie  seyen regular oder irregular, auff die allerneueste Art und Weiß, nach der  heutigen Fortifications-Kunst zu befestigen... Sambt einer Fundamentalen  Geometria, oder Feld-Messerey

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Contemporary printed paper covered boards; early twentieth century paper spine.Thirty-two sur blanc full-page plates.; Squarish Octavo; 164 x 203 mm. Early owner's name expunged from title; intermittent foxing otherwise a handsome copy. Additional images and further information provided upon request.
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$1,850.00