Category: Science


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The Dawn of Modern Geography in Three Volumes [Volumes I, II, and III.]

By: Beazley, C. Raymond

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Peter Smith: 1949

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 67395

Three volumes in cream cloth, black letters on the spines. Light soiling to the covers and page edges. Interiors are clean and unmarked. Tight. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info


By: Bittar, E. Edward (editor)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Greenwich, CT, JAI Press, Inc.: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6700

Light wear to green cloth covers with soft bumping at head & foot of spine and tips of fore edges. Trace soiling with faint spotting to text edges. Otherwise tight, clean, unmarked interior. ; Vol. 9; Large 8vo 9" - 10" ; 308 pages View more info

The Face of Violence


Price: $150.00

Publisher: London, Turnstile Press: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 67313

Black boards. SIGNED by Bronowski with a short inscription to an institution. Dated 1971. An excellent copy but for a bump to the lower spine end. The dust jacket has only minor wear but does have a 3/4" tear to the upper spine. Not price clipped. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 128 pages; Signed by Author View more info

Scientific Materialism

By: Bunge, Mario

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Springer: 1981

Seller ID: 67680

Brown cloth covered boards. Previous owner's name in red ink to ffep. Textblock slightly toned. Dj in protective mylar cover. Some minor fading and shelfwear to dj. Otherwise in very good condition. Binding tight, text clean. ; Episteme; Large 8vo 9" - 10" ; 219 pages View more info

Woman into Space, the Jerrie Cobb Story.

By: Cobb, Jerrie; Rieker, Jane.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Prentice-Hall: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 68293

Black boards. Inscribed, signed by Jerrie Cobb on the front free endpaper. There is also a 3-line note in pen below her inscription by someone who took a trip with her. There is another short inscription in pen to the title page mentioning the death of the co-author, Rieker. The boards are worn at the corners and spine ends. Bump to one upper spine corner, the upper fore corners, and the lower spine end. Some browning to the front and rear free endpapers. There are small... View more info

Rocket Thesaurus

By: Convair-Astronautics

Price: $50.00

Publisher: General Dynamics Corporation: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 64151

Beige paper covered boards with light foxing and soil, mild edgewear, slightly bumped corners and spine ends, and previous owner info in black ink to spine and bottom edge of front cover. Spine lean. Binding tight except for tenderness in one spot. Previous owner name to title page. Text otherwise clean. No stickers or stamps. A scarce little book. ; 32mo 4" - 5" tall; 105 pages View more info


By: Cooper, Raymond & Snyder, John K., ed.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: New York & Basel, Marcel Dekker: 1999

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 39003

Inscribed and dated by the subject of the tribute, Koji Nakanishi. Signed with his first name only. Glossy boards. With very minor wear, very slight bumping to lower spine end. Interior is very clean. ; 8vo; 491 pages View more info

The Cultural Meaning of Popular Science Phrenology and the Organization of Consent in Nineteenth-Century Britain

By: Cooter, Roger

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press: 1984

Seller ID: 67085

Cloth covered boards, bumped spine. Text block very slightly toned. DJ shows some minor shelfwear, some light toning to flaps. Otherwise in very good condition. Binding tight, text clean, no names, stickers, or stamps. ; Cambridge Studies in the History of Medicine; Large 8vo 9" - 10" ; 418 pages View more info

PARASITE LIVES Papers on Parasites, Their Hosts and Their Associations to Honour J.F.A. Sprent

By: Cremin, Mary & Colin Dobson & Douglas E. Moorhouse

Price: $25.00

Publisher: University of Queensland Press: 1986

Seller ID: 59893

Mauve paper covered boards with edgewear and lightly bumped corners. Glossy red dj has light edgewear and scuffing. Barcode sticker to rear panel. Binding tight, text clean.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 229 pages View more info

Infinite in All Directions Gifford Lectures Given at Aberdeen, Scotland, April-November 1985

By: Dyson, Freeman J.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Harper & Row: 1988

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 67535

Black cloth. Signed by Dyson, without inscription, on the title page. Only minor wear. There is some minor soiling to the page edges. No names or bookplates. The dust jacket is somewhat rubbed, price clipped. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 321 pages; Signed by Author View more info

SCIENCE WARS What Scientists Know and How They Know It [4 DVDs + 2 Booklets]

By: Goldman, Steven L.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Chantilly, VA, Teaching Company: 2006

Seller ID: 54695

Complete set includes 4 DVDs and two course guidebooks inside two clamshell cases. ; Great Courses: Science & Mathematics View more info


By: Holt, Anne; intro by Francis W. Hirst

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Oxford University Press: 1931

Seller ID: 41099

Red cloth-covered boards with gilt lettering to spine, slight wear to edges with few small tears in cloth at spine-ends, spine slightly sunned, light soiling, textblock edges and feps yellowed and lightly foxed, previous owner's name to ffep, minor off-setting to title-page. ; 12mo; 221 pages View more info


By: Hong, Youlian & Roger Bartlett

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Routledge: 2008

Seller ID: 66450

Paper covered boards with light edgewear and bumped spine ends and corners. A few small dents to board edges. Binding sound, text clean. No names, stickers or stamps. ; Routledge International Handbooks; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 606 pages View more info

Charles Darwin Memorial Notices Reprinted from Nature [Nature Series]

By: Huxley, T. H., introduction

Price: $75.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan and Co.: 1882

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 68223

Brown cloth, lettered in dark brown. Frontispiece portrait. Publisher's ads at the back. Foxing to the endpapers. Chipping to the cloth at spine ends. A couple of tears to the spine. There is a 1" split to the rear hinge. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 82 pages View more info


By: Jouet, Cavalier H.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Washington, D.C., Smithsonian Institution: 1903

Seller ID: 38146

Rebound in attractive blue leatherette-covered boards with gilt titles. Mild ex-library with stamps to first two pages, light yellowing of pages, rear hinge starting. ; Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collections 1374; 8vo; 154 pages View more info

Radiant Science, Dark Politics A Memoir of the Nuclear Age

By: Kamen, Martin D.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: University of California Press: 1985

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 65698

SIGNED by author on ffep with date and "Cordially--". Cloth covered boards with trace wear, slightly bumped spine ends and slight browning to bottom edge of spine. Dj in new mylar has sunned spine and mild edgewear. Binding tight, text clean. Light foxing to text block, traces to interior.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 348 pages; Signed by Author View more info

PAUL ADRIEN MAURICE DIRAC Reminiscences about a Great Physicist

By: Kursunoglu, Behram N; and Eugene Paul Wigner (editors)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridge University Press: 1990

Edition: 1st Softcover Edition

Seller ID: 51542

Previous owner name written on front free end paper; some very slight staining on fore-edge of text block. ; From the collection of Dr. Harmon Craig.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 297 pages View more info

THE NATURE OF THINGS The Wonders of the Atom and the Worlds of Outer Space

By: Marshall, Roy K.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Henry Holt and Company: 1951

Edition: Stated First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 29853

Lavender cloth-covered boards, minor bumping to spine ends/corners, edges a bit sunned. Dust jacket in mylar, edgewear with a few tiny closed tears, tiny chips at spine ends/corners, light rubbing and soil, spine slightly sunned. ; Inscribed by author on front free endpaper.; Diagrams; Small 8vo; 188 pages; Signed by Author View more info

Basic Gas Chromatography

By: McNair, Harold M. & James M. Miller

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Wiley-Interscience: 1997

Edition: First Edition; Third Printing

Seller ID: 64734

Glossy wraps with mild edgewear. Binding tight, spine uncreased, text clean. No names, stickers or stamps. ; Techniques in Analytical Chemistry; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 224 pages View more info

Practical Ephemeris Calculations

By: Montenbruck, Oliver & Arthur H. Armstrong

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Springer: 1989

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 65203

Glossy wraps with mild edgewear and a slightly creased corner. Binding tight, text clean. No names, stickers or stamps. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 146 pages View more info