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What Is Life? the Physical Aspect Of the Living Cell

By Schrodinger, Erwin




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What is Life? The Physical Aspect of the Living Cell

Erwin Schrodinger (Senior Professor at the Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies)

Cambridge: Cambridge at the University Press, 1944. First Edition. Cloth Bound Boards. Very Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. 1944 first edition, first thus. Size 12mo, 7.5" tall, 91 pages. Green cloth covered boards with gilt titles to the spine, no dust jacket. Condition very good, slight rub to corners and spine ends, contents are very clean throughout. With 5 plates of cells and chromosomes including 1 plate in colour.

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What Is Life? The Physical Aspect Of The Living Cell

Schrodinger, Erwin

Cambridge / New York: University Press / Macmillan, 1946. First American Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. Plates. Viii, 91 Pp. First American Printing, 1945, Same Title Page As Uk Printing But Macmillan At Base Of Spine. Based On Lectures Under The Auspices Of The Institute At Trinity College, Dublin, In February 1943. The Book Which Inspired Watson To Undertake His Search For Dna. Just A Touch Of Wear At Corners, Protected Since Near New By Thin Clear Laminate Over The Covers And About 1 1/4" Inches At Edges Of Pastedowns. Former Owner's American And Swiss Address Labels (John P Dobbins) Under The Laminate At Top Of Front Pastedown; A Few Yellow Emphasis Underlinings, Particularly With Regard To Max Delbruck. John P. Dobbins (-1994), Dobbins Worked 40 Years As A Research Scientist For Rockwell International, Developing The Liquid Crystal And Equipment To Launch The Microfiche Industry. After He Retired, Dobbins Devoted Himself To Studying Metabolism And Its Relationship To Degenerative Disease, And Was A Consultant On Health Preservation. He Led A Post-Proposition 13 Campaign Urging Citizen Donations To Support The San Marino City Government. Dobbins Devised His Plan After Learning That The 1978 Property Tax-Cut Proposal Would Leave The City $1.5 Million In The Red. Fearing Cutbacks In Police, Fire And Public Works Services, And With The City Council's Blessing, He Asked The City's Well-Heeled Residents To Donate 15% Of The $2,000 He Estimated Each Would Save On Property Taxes Under The New State Law. Residents Responded With Their Checkbooks, Earning Dobbins National Publicity And Praise. He Served As San Marino Chairman Of The Red Cross. He Had A Fine, Selective Library.

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What is Life? The Physical Aspect of the Living Cell

Schrodinger, Erwin

Cambridge: Cambridge at the University Press, 1955. First edition, 5th reprint. Jacket rubbed, tanned and chipped, also clipped to top corner of front flap. Very light shelfwear, owner name to ffep, otherwise book clean and tidy.. Cloth. Very Good Plus/Good. 12mo.

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What Is Life? The Physical Aspect of the Living Cell

Schrodinger, Erwin

Cambridge : At the University Press and The Macmillan Company, 1945. Hardcover. Good. Underlinings and markings in pink pencil to text. 1945 date on title page and copyright page, no further printings listed. No dust jacket. Name and place on front free endpaper. Spotting to top page edges. Spine lettering completely faded. 91 pages.

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Price: $75.00