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Smithsonian Scientific Series Complete 12 Volume Set Patron's Edition (Signed)

By ABBOT, Charles Greeley

Washington: Smithsonian Instituion, 1929. Twelive volumes, complete. All published in Vellum like cloth, stamped in gold and blue. The amazing feature of this set is that each is in the original dark green publisher's slipcase. So, if there is any wear, it is some minor toning to spines. This set was publisher for Walter L. Shunk as noted on the page facing the signature page (which is signed by the editor). Top edge gilt (still bright). Included are: Vol 1: Smithsonian Institution; Vol 2: The Sun and the Welfare of Man; Vol. 3: Minerals from Earth and Sky; Vol. 4: North American Indians; Vol. 5: Insects: Their Ways and Means of Living; Vol 6: Wild Animals in and Out of the Zoo; Vol. 7: Man from the Farthest Past; Vol. 8: Fishes/Amphibians/Reptiles; Vol. 9: Birds and Beasts; Vol. 10: Shelled Creatures/Geological History; Vol. 11: Old and New Plant Lore; Vol. 12: Great Inventions. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good ++/No Jacket.

$175.00

Hydrogen Home and Auto Fuel Conversion

By PEAVEY, Michael

KY: Merit Products, 1988. Spiral bound in stiff white wraps, printed in black. A bit of foxing to covers, but the interior pages are bright and clean. A scarce 268 pp. book on Hydrogen. . Third Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good Only/No Jacket.

$85.00

IQ A Smart History of a Failed Idea

By MURDOCH, Stephen

New Jersey: John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 2007. Bound in green boards with silver lettering to spine, is in near-fine condition, as is the dustwrapper. 269 pgs.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 9 1/2" X 6 1/2".

$22.00

An Atlas of Cat Anatomy
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An Atlas of Cat Anatomy

By Hazel E. Field; Mary E. Taylor; Bernard B. Butterworth

Chicago: The University Of Chicago Press, 1969. Spiral bound in stiff green boards, stamped in white. A tight, clean copy of this interesting book on the anatomy of cats. 77 pp. Previous owners names to title page. . Second Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good +/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$22.00

Nicolas Copernicus (Signed)

By KOYRE, Alexandre

USA: Polish Institute of Arts and Sciences, 1943. Bound in blue wraps, stamped in black. Inscribed on the top of the front panel by Mr. Koyre. 26pp. The author was a professor at the University of Paris in the day. . Inscribed. Firsr Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good +/No Jacket.

$50.00

The Laws of Nature

By PEIERLS, R. E.

New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1956. Bound in blue cloth with white lettering to spine, has black and white illustrations throughout volume. Shows some warping to last third of top page edges, and wear to extremes. Dustjacket shows some scuffing to top edges and wear to extremes. 284 pgs.. First U.S Edition. Hard Cover. VG+/VG. 8 1/2" X 5 1/2".

$17.00

Der Graphit : Eine technische Monographie. Chemisch-technische Bibliothek - Band 323

By HAENIG, I. A.

Vienna: Hartleben, 1910. Beautifully bound in 1/2 tan moroccan leather stamped in gold over tan boards. 221 pp. + many pages of ads. Text in German. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket.

$60.00

Order - Disorder Phenomena

By ELCOCK, E. W

London: Methuen, 1956. Bound in green boards, stamped in black with original dust jacket. A 162 pp. book that should interest physicist (according to the flap of the dust jacket). . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good +/Very Good +. 16mo.

$19.00

Research for the Global Good: Supporting a Better World for All
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Research for the Global Good: Supporting a Better World for All

By Watch, Daniel D

U.S.A.: Images Publishing Dist Ac, 2010. Bound in illustrated black glossy self-wraps. The first edition of this important book on Research and how it affects all of our lives. 212 pp. Quality production.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$25.00

The American Roentgen Ray Society 1900 1950: Commemorating The Golden Anniversary Of The Society Organized As the Roentgen Society of the United States in Sait Louis Monday March 26 1900. First Annual Meeting Grand Central Palace NY Dec. 14-16, 1900

By Roentgen Ray Society

Springfield, Illinois: Charles C. Thomas, 1950. Bound in gold cloth, stamped in blue. 56 pp. Quality production with glossy stock, photos, illustrations. Limited edition.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket - As Published. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$42.50

The New Prometheans : Creative and Destructive Forces in Modern Science

By De Ropp, Robert S

NY: Delacorte, 1972. Bound in black cloth and purple boards, stamped in silver in matching dust jacket. Book is as new with no flaws. 288 pp. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$19.00

Fortschritte und Probleme der Atomforschung. Mit 11 Figuren (Progress and problems of nuclear research. With 11 figures)

By STARK, Johannes

Leipsic: Johann Ambrosius Barth, 1931. Bound in stiff orange boards, stamped in black. A 112 pp. book on Nuclear Research by Stark. Text in German, of course. . First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good +/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$55.00

Iron Ore Reduction

By ROGERS, R.R

NY: Macmillan, 1962. Bound in green cloth stamped in black and gold. Ex-Bethlehem Steel library with numbers on the spine and a pocket on the rear pastedown, but no other marks. 359 pp. From the Electrochemical Society. Electrothermics and Metallurgy Division. Symposium. Chicago, 1960. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$220.00

Research Techniques for High Pressure and High Temperature

By ULMER, Gene C

NY: Springer-Verlag, 1971. Bound in brown cloth, stamped in yellow with matching dust jacket. A tight, clean barely used copy of this 367 pp. book. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$72.50

La Technique des Rayons X. Manuel Opératoire de la Radiographie et de la Fluroscopie a l'Usage des Médecins, Chirurgiens et Amateurs de Photographie

By HEBERT, Alexandre

Paris: Georges Carré & C. Naud, 1897. Bound in red limp cloth, stamped in gold. 136 pp. with fold out illustrations and photographs. An early work on X-Ray technology. Part of the "Bibliothèque de la Revue générale des sciences" series. A little scuffing to extremes, but overall, a tight, bright copy. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good +/No Jacket. Illus. by Photo-Illustrated. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$375.00

On the Conservation of Solar Energy

By SIEMENS, C. William

London: Macmillan & Co., 1883. Bound in brown cloth, stamped in gold and black. Some bubbling to back panel and minor toning to pages, but nothing major. A classic book on Solar Energy with illustrations and diagrams. 111 pp. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good +/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$85.00

The Unseen World (Inscribed and Signed)

By DUBOS, Rene

NY: Rockefeller Institute Press, 1962. Bound in brown cloth and decorative boards. The first edition of this important work on "microbes and man". Inscribed, signed and dated to Edna Lindsay in 1969. Nice inscription. 113 pp. Photo Illustrated. . Inscribed and Signed. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good +.

$110.00

Environmental Radon: Occurrence, Control, and Health Hazards

By Majumdar, Shyamal K.;Schmalz, Robert F

Easton, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.: Pennsylvania Academy of Science, 1990. There is a presentation stamp on the ffep. from a PA Science Foundation to a local high school. This is not an ex-lib copy. Tight, clean in bright dust jacket. scarce book on Radon. 436 pp. scholarly work printed on glossy stock . . . scarce. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$45.00

Geny I Ludzie - Genes and People (Signed)

By JERZMANOWSKI, Andrzej

WARSAW, 1994. Bound in thick glossy black wraps with a colorful illustration of a Gene cluster on the front panel. This book is inscribed, signed and dated by the author on the front free endpaper. 291 pp. Text in Polish. . Inscribed and Signed. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good +/No Jacket.

$45.00

The Scientific Achievement of the Middle Ages
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The Scientific Achievement of the Middle Ages

By Dales, Richard C

Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1973. Tight, clean first edition in price-clipped dust jacket of this 182 pp. book on the Middle Ages. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine - Price-clipped.

$19.00

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