Category: History of Science


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In Memoriam The Right Honorable Willam Thomson, Lord Kelvin

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, American Institute of Electircal Engineers: 1908

Inventory Number: 28564

Condition: Vg

Pamphlet Memorial to Lord Kelvin, Born June 26, 1824; Died December 17, 1907. Interred in Westminister Abbey December 23. 1907 View more info

Mariner-Mars 1964 Final Project Report Prepared under contract for NASA by Jet Propulsion Laboratory California Institute of Technology (NASA SP-139)

By: N/A

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Washington, DC, Office of Technology Utilization National Aeronautics and Space Administration: 1967

Inventory Number: 32756

Condition: Slight crease along bottom edge front cover, former owner's name upper left corner, spine creased, otherwise good

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Man on the Moon. A Picture Chronology of Man in Space Exploration. Collector's Edition

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Dallas, TX, Galina, Inc: (1969)

Inventory Number: 32763

Condition: Small stain upper left corner front cover, minor wear to bottom rear edge, otherwise very good

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Arcana of Science and Art: or One Thousand Popular Inventions and Improvements, Abridged From The Transactions of Public Societies , and From the Scientific Journals, British and Foreign- of the Past Year

By: N/A

Price: $75.00

Publisher: London, John Limbird: 1828

Edition: Second edition

Inventory Number: 45565

Condition: Cloth very worn and stained, some dampstaining throughout. Binding sl. shaky

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Homo versur Darwin: A Judical Examination of Statements Recently Published by Mr. Darwin regarding The Descent of Man

By: (Lyon, William Penman)

Price: $125.00

Publisher: London, Hamilton, Adams, and Co.: nd (1871)

Inventory Number: 44201

Condition: Last few pages loose but all there. Inner rear hinge starting to separate. Cloth faded

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Curiousities of Natural History , First, Second & Third Series (n 3 vols)

By: Buckland, Francis R.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: London, Richard Bentley and Son: 1886, 1885

Edition: Popular Edition

Inventory Number: 44225

Condition: 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

Third series is dated 1885 on title page. 3 vols of a four series set View more info

Natural Philosophy .(First Treatise) Laws of Matter and Motion

By: Chambers, W. & R. (eds)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, William and Robert Chambers: 1848

Inventory Number: 42761

Condition: Cloth chipped along spine, some dampstaining

Part of Chambers 's Educational Course series View more info

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

By: Combe, George (translated from the French)

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, MacLachlan & Stewart: 1838

Edition: First English Edition

Inventory Number: 20167

Condition: Inner hinge crack, otherwise good.

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Tooth & Claw Volume II The Journal of the University of King's College Undergraduate History of Science Society

By: Cumyn, Vivien et al

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Halifax, Univeristy of King's College History of Science and Technology Programme: 2004

Inventory Number: 44009

Condition: Fine

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The Variation of Animals and Plants Under Domestication in Two Volumes with Illustrations

By: Darwin, Charles

Price: $55.00

Publisher: New York, D. Appleton and Company: 1898 Authorized Edition

Inventory Number: 45448

Condition: Wear to the top & bottom of the spine on both volumes and volume I has white spots to spine & boards, interiors very good

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Canada Rocks The Geologic Journey

By: Eyles, Nick and Andrew Miall

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Markham, Fitzhenry & Whiteside: 2007

Inventory Number: 44432

Condition: Very good

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The Role of the United States in the International Telecomminucation Union and Pre-ITU Conferences

By: Feldman, Mildred L. Bos

Price: $15.00

Publisher: (USA?), Published by author: 1976

Inventory Number: 29119

Condition: Vg

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The Development of Scientific Method

By: Fowler, W. A.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Oxford, Pergamon Press Ltd.: 1962

Inventory Number: 25999

Condition: Mark in ink to margin of one page, stamp to front cover and front flyleaf, inner hinge crack, otherwise good.

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Vanguard A History. The NASA Historical Series

By: Green, Constance McLaughlin, and Milton Lomask

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Washington, D.C., National Aeronautics and Space Administration: 1970

Inventory Number: 32734

Condition: Slight wear and sunning to spine, otherwise very good

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The Living Stream A Restatement of Evolution Theory and Its Relation To the Sprit of Man

By: Hardy, Sir Alister

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Collins: 1965

Inventory Number: 45763

Condition: Very good

The first of two series of Gifford Lectures on Science, Natural History and Religion delivered in the University of Aberdeen, during the sessions 1963-4 and 1964-5 View more info

A Treatise on Astronomy

By: Herschel, Sir John F.W.

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Lea & Blanchard: 1846

Edition: New edition

Inventory Number: 39308

Condition: Front cover detached, spine completely gone. cloth scuffed, some foxing

With a Preface, and a Series of Questions for the Examination of Students by S.C. Walker View more info

Locating Medical History The Stories and Their Meanings

By: Huisman, Frank and John Harley Warner (edited by)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Baltimore, Johns Hopkins University Press: 2004

Inventory Number: 42122

ISBN: 0801885485

Condition: Vg

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Handbook of Soviet Manned Space Flight. Volume 48 Science and Technology Series. A Supplement to Adances in the Astronautical Sciences

By: Johnson, Nicholas L.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: San Diego, CA, Published by Univelt, Inc., for the American Astronautical Society: (1980)

Inventory Number: 32755

ISBN: 0877031169

Condition: Minor wear and nicks to edges, bottom right corner front cover bent, spine creased, otherwise good

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Hand-Books of Natural Philosophy and Astronomy ( two titles bound in one vol) First Course. Mechanics- Hydrostatics-Hydraulics-Pneumatics-Sound-Optics

By: Lardner, Dionysius

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Blanchard and Lea: 1854

Inventory Number: 33568

Condition: Covers are very scuffed & worn, interior good.

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Elementary Lessons in Astronomy

By: Lockyer, J. Norman

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, MacMillan: 1888

Edition: new

Inventory Number: 7897

Condition: Exlib. Cloth worn along spine; interior good

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