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1 In Memoriam The Right Honorable Willam Thomson, Lord Kelvin
New York American Institute of Electircal Engineers 1908 Wraps string bound Vg 10 x 7 inches (25.4 x 18 cm) 8vo. Illus. 
Pamphlet Memorial to Lord Kelvin, Born June 26, 1824; Died December 17, 1907. Interred in Westminister Abbey December 23. 1907 
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2 Man on the Moon. A Picture Chronology of Man in Space Exploration. Collector's Edition
Dallas, TX Galina, Inc (1969) Card covers Small stain upper left corner front cover, minor wear to bottom rear edge, otherwise very good Oblong Colour diagrams and photo illustrations throughout 

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3 Mariner-Mars 1964 Final Project Report Prepared under contract for NASA by Jet Propulsion Laboratory California Institute of Technology (NASA SP-139)
Washington, DC Office of Technology Utilization National Aeronautics and Space Administration 1967 Card covers Slight crease along bottom edge front cover, former owner's name upper left corner, spine creased, otherwise good Quarto B&w diagrams and photo illustrations throughout 

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4 Mariner-Venus 1962 Final Project Report (NASA SP-59)
Washington, D.C. National Aeronautics and Space Administration 1965 Card covers Former owner's name in upper front right corner, slights soiling, otherwise good Quarto Colour frontispiece, with b&w diagrams and photo illustrations 

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5 (Lyon, William Penman) Homo versur Darwin: A Judical Examination of Statements Recently Published by Mr. Darwin regarding The Descent of Man
London Hamilton, Adams, and Co. nd (1871) Purple cloth with gilt design and titles Last few pages loose but all there. Inner rear hinge starting to separate. Cloth faded 7.75 x 5 inches (19.6 x 12.7  8vo. Illustrations of ascidian tadpoles as frontis, on title page & another within 
Errata slip laid in 
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6 Buckland, Francis R. Curiousities of Natural History , First, Second & Third Series (n 3 vols)
London Richard Bentley and Son 1886, 1885 Popular Edition All three volumes red calf with raised bands &  School prize bindings with Cambridge University Lancaster Centre emblems to fronts as well as presentation book plate to student inside front cover, vol.I. Part of title labels missing vol.I & 3. Sl. Wear to calf, generally all three in vg condition 6.5 x 4.5 inches (16.5 x 11.5 8vo. Frontis illustrations all 3 vols, other illustrations vol.3 
Third series is dated 1885 on title page. 3 vols of a four series set 
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7 Chambers, W. & R. (eds) Natural Philosophy .(First Treatise) Laws of Matter and Motion
Edinburgh William and Robert Chambers 1848 Pressed black cloth Cloth chipped along spine, some dampstaining 6.75 x 4.50 inches (17.2 x 11 8vo. 
Part of Chambers 's Educational Course series 
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8 Chandrasekhar, S. Newton's Principia for the Common Reader
Oxford Clarendon Press 1997 0198517440 / 9780198517443 Reprint Hard cover in dust jacket Some light pencil underlining otherwise very good Dust jacket is very good 10 x 8 inches (25.4 x 20.3 cm Lg. 8vo. Mathematical equations and diagrams 

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9 Combe, George (translated from the French) On the Functions of the Cerebellum by Drs. Gall, Vimont, Broussais,Roget,Rudolphi, Prichard,Tiedemann (bound with) Also Answers to the Objections Urged Against Phrenology by George Combe and Dr. A. Combe
Edinburgh MacLachlan & Stewart 1838 First English Edition Rebound in blue cloth with gilt title to spine Inner hinge crack, otherwise good. 9 x 6 inches (22.7 x 15.2 cm) 8vo. B&w illus. 

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10 Creese, Mary R.S. with contributions by Thomas M. Creese Ladies in the Laboratory III South Africa, Australia, New Zealand, and Canadian Women in Science: Nineteenth and Early Twentieth Centuries A Survey of Their Contributions
Lanham, Toronto, Plymouth The Screcrow Press, Inc 2010 0810872889 / 9780810872882 Glossy hard covers Very good 11 x 8.75 inches (28 x 22.2 c Quarto Maps and figures 

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11 Cumyn, Vivien et al Tooth & Claw Volume II The Journal of the University of King's College Undergraduate History of Science Society
Halifax Univeristy of King's College History of Science and Technology Programme 2004 Trade paperback Fine 8 x 5.5 inches (20.3 x 14 cm) 8vo. Original cover image by Matthew Peltier.Other illustrations 

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12 Darwin, Charles Insectivorous Plants
New York D. Appleton and Company 1897 1/2 leather with marbled boards, t.e.g. Some pages still uncut. Edges worn, library stamp on f.e.p. Very good 8 x 5.5 inches (20.3 x 14 cm) 8vo. With illustrations 

Price: 65.00 CDN
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13 Eyles, Nick and Andrew Miall Canada Rocks The Geologic Journey
Markham Fitzhenry & Whiteside 2007 9781550418602 Card covers Very good 11 x 8.75 inches (28 x 22.2 c Quarto Illustrated in colour throughout 

Price: 55.00 CDN
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14 Feldman, Mildred L. Bos The Role of the United States in the International Telecomminucation Union and Pre-ITU Conferences
(USA?) Published by author 1976 Yellow cloth Vg 9.25 x 6 inches (23.5 x 15.2 cm) 8vo. 

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15 Foote, E.B. Science in Story or Sammy Tubbs, The Boy Doctor and Sponsie, The Troublesome Monkey (in 4 vols- vol. 5 missing)
New York Murray Hill 1885 Decorated brown cloth with black titles and vigne All 4 volumes are in very good condition. Missing volume 5-Elimination and reproduction 6 x 4.75 inches (15.2 x 12.1  Sm. 8vo. Illustrated throughout all 4 volumes 
The Boy Tubbs The Bones , Cartilages and Muscles - Part of the Murray Hill series 
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16 Forbes, R. J. Studies in Ancient Technology Volume IV with 36 figures and VII Tables
Leiden E. J. Brill 1964 Second edition revised Cloth Previous owner's inscription to front endpaper, light wear to covers, otherwise vg. 8vo. Color frontis, a few b&w illus. 

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17 Fowler, W. A. The Development of Scientific Method
Oxford Pergamon Press Ltd. 1962 Card covers Mark in ink to margin of one page, stamp to front cover and front flyleaf, inner hinge crack, otherwise good. 8vo. B&w illus., b&w & yellow diagrams throughout 

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18 Frankfurt, Harry G. Demons, Dreamers, and Madmen The Defense of Reason in Descartes's Meditations
Princeton and Oxford Princeton University Press 2008 0691134162 / 9780691134161 First Princeton Edition Trade paperback Vg 8.5x5.5inches(22x14cm) 8vo. 

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19 Green, Constance McLaughlin, and Milton Lomask Vanguard A History. The NASA Historical Series
Washington, D.C. National Aeronautics and Space Administration 1970 Card covers Slight wear and sunning to spine, otherwise very good 8vo. B&w frontispiece, with 45 b&w diagrams and photo illustrations 

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20 Guerrini, Anita Experimenting with Humans and Animals From Galen to Animal Rights
Baltimore and London The John Hopkins University Press 2003 0801871972 / 9780801871979 Illustrated card covers Very good 8vo. 

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