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image of A HISTORY OF THE NEW YORK ACADEMY OF SCIENCES Formerly the LYCEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY. By Herman Le Roy Fairchild, Recording Secretary. Read, in abstract, before the Society, May 18, 1886.

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New York: Published by the Author, 1887., 1887.. Good. - Octavo, 10 inches high by 6-1/4 inches wide. Yellow boards. The soiled & rubbed covers are detached and the spine has perished. xii & 190 deckle-edged pages, illustrated with a frontispiece portrait of John S. Newberry and 33 full-page plates, including 26 portraits and 7 plates depicting related… Read more
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image of LORD'S POWER AND MACHINERY MAGAZINE AND BUILDERS' HANDBOOK. (Volume 4, Number 6. January, 1897).

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Boston, MA: Guild & Lord, 1897., 1897.. Fair. - Tall octavo [9-1/2 inches high by 6-1/2 inches wide], softcover bound in printed blue wraps with pictorial ads in black on the rear cover. The wraps are soiled, stained & lightly bumped. The head of the spine is chipped. 96 pages. Full-page illustrations, textual drawings & numerous pictorial ads… Read more
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image of THE EXCHANGERS' MONTHLY. Devoted to Mineralogy, Geology, and Archaeology. Vol. III, No. 2. Jersey City, N.J. December, 1887. (Cover title).

THE EXCHANGERS' MONTHLY. Devoted to Mineralogy, Geology, and Archaeology. Vol. III, No. 2. Jersey City, N.J. December, 1887. (Cover title).

by (Chamberlain, Thomas Jr.; editor). Lewis, T.J.; Reynolds, Henry L. Jr.

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Published
1887.
Condition
Fair
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$20.00

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Jersey City, NJ: Thos. Chamberlain, Jr., 1887., 1887.. Fair. - Octavo, softcover bound in reddish brown wraps. The edges of the wraps are chipped and the covers are nearly detached. 8 pages. One signature (i.e. group of pages) is detached. There is a light vertical crease to the covers and to each leaf where the periodical was folded.… Read more
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image of IMAGE GRADATION, GRAININESS AND SHARPNESS IN TELEVISION AND MOTION-PICTURE SYSTEMS. Part III: The Grain Structure of Television Images. (In Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers Journal, Vol. 61, No. 2, August 1953.

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Easton, PA: SMPTE, Inc. 1953., 1953.. Good. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed gray wraps. The head & tail of the spine are lightly chipped. The bottom corner of the front wrap is stained with some tiny chips. Pages 97-212. Photographic illustrations, diagrams & tables. There is a small stain to the bottom corner of the inside… Read more
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image of [TITLED IN CYRILLIC]: VYCHISLITELNYE METODY LINEYNOY ALGEBRY. [Computational Methods of Linear Algebra].

[TITLED IN CYRILLIC]: VYCHISLITELNYE METODY LINEYNOY ALGEBRY. [Computational Methods of Linear Algebra].

by Faddeeva, Vera Nikolaevna (1906-1983).

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Published
1950.
Condition
Good
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$2,500.00

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Moscow & Leningrad: Gosudarstvennoye liZdatel'stvo Tekhniko-teoreticheskoi Literatury, 1950., 1950.. Good. A WONDERFUL ASSOCIATION COPY OF A LANDMARK WORK ON LINEAR ALGEBRA - Octavo, 8-1/4 inches high by 5-3/8 inches wide. Brown cloth titled in gilt on the spine and in gilt and blind on the front cover. The covers are rubbed and bumped and the gilt is fading.… Read more
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[TITLED IN CYRILLIC: "ALGOL-60"]. Three early works by Russian Computer Scientists on ALGORITHMS, specifically ALGOL 60. (3 volumes).

by Ageev, Mihail Illarionovic; Alik, Vladimir Pavlovic; Galis, R.M.; Malyuk, L.V.; and Markov, Ju. I.

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Published
[1966].
Condition
Good
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$750.00

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Moscow: Vychislitel'nyy Tsentr an SSSR, 1965-1966. [1966]., [1966].. Good. - Three octavo softcover volumes, each measuring 8-3/4 inches high by 5-5/8 inches wide. Each book is bound in printed tan paper wrappers. The spines of these brittle covers are heavily chipped with tape repair to the tail of the first volume's spine. There is a tiny tear to… Read more
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image of TWENTIETH CENTURY ENGINEERING.

TWENTIETH CENTURY ENGINEERING.

by Drexler, Arthur. Glaeser, Ludwig, editor.

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Published
(1964).
Condition
Very good
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$10.00

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New York: The Museum of Modern Art, (1964)., (1964).. Very good. - Small quarto [9-1/2 inches high by 8-1/2 inches wide], softcover bound in pictorial black-and-white wraps. The binding is lightly rubbed & bumped with creasing to the top inner corners of the wraps. Unpaginated. Profuse black-and-white illustrations. Very good. First edition.Catalog for an exhibition shown at… Read more
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image of AN ORIGINAL FIRST DAY COVER SIGNED BY THE SOYUZ ASTRONAUTS VICTOR GORBATKO AND YURI GLAZKOV.

AN ORIGINAL FIRST DAY COVER SIGNED BY THE SOYUZ ASTRONAUTS VICTOR GORBATKO AND YURI GLAZKOV.

by Gorbatko, Viktor; and Glazkov, Yuri.

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Published
1991.
Condition
Very good
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$45.00

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1991., 1991.. Very good. - A 4-1/2 inch high by 6-1/4 inch wide envelope marking the 30th Anniversary of the world's first space flight. The stamp depicts 2 Soviet cosmonauts who were on Soyuz 24. An attractive pictorial postmark dated "12-04-1991" is stamped at the corner of the postage stamp. The cover is signed by both Gorbatko and… Read more
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image of NOUVEAU PROCEDE POUR L'EXTRACTION DES METAUX PRECIEUX CONTENUS DANS LES PYRITES CUIVREUSES. Presente a l,'Academie des sciences dans sa seance du 2 septembre 1872.

NOUVEAU PROCEDE POUR L'EXTRACTION DES METAUX PRECIEUX CONTENUS DANS LES PYRITES CUIVREUSES. Presente a l,'Academie des sciences dans sa seance du 2 septembre 1872.

by Claudet, F. (1826-1906). Analytical chemist, metallurgist and mining engineer, appointed Assayer to the Banks of England and France.

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Published
1872.
Condition
Good
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$250.00

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Paris: Typographie A. Hennuyer, 1872., 1872.. Good. - Octavo, printed blue wraps. The wraps are bumped & chipped with some staining to their bottom edges. The top edge of the rear wrap is darkened. 12 pages. There is some light staining, foxing & chipping to the edges of the pages. Good. First edition.Frederic Claudet [1826-1906] was an analytical… Read more
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image of AUTOGRAPH LETTER ANSWERING A QUESTION ABOUT A PLANT SIGNED BY CHEMIST ALBERT JOHN BULLEN COOPER.

AUTOGRAPH LETTER ANSWERING A QUESTION ABOUT A PLANT SIGNED BY CHEMIST ALBERT JOHN BULLEN COOPER.

by Cooper, Albert John Bullen. Chemist who was a dealer in Peptenzyme, a drug used for disorders of the digestive function.

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Published
1911.
Condition
Good
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$10.00

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London: 24th October, 1911., 1911.. Good. - Letter penned in black ink & filling one side of an approximately 7 inch high by 4-3/8 inch wide black-bordered sheet of his personalized letterhead with his address and phone number printed in raised lettering at the top. Signed "A. J. Bullen Cooper". The letter is very slightly foxed with a… Read more
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image of DES ROCHES CONSIDEREES MINERALOGIQUEMENT. Nouvelle Edition.

DES ROCHES CONSIDEREES MINERALOGIQUEMENT. Nouvelle Edition.

by d'Ornalius d'Halloy, J. J.

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Published
1841.
Condition
Fair.
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$75.00

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Paris: Langlois et Leclerq, Libraires, 1841., 1841.. Fair.. - Octavo, marbled boards backed with brown calf & titled in gilt on a maroon leather label between gilt-ruled raised bands on the spine. Marbled endpapers. The corners of the covers are rubbed & chipped. There is a large piece out of the leather near the head of the spine… Read more
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image of THE LABORATORY MOUSE: Selection and Management.

THE LABORATORY MOUSE: Selection and Management.

by Simmons, M. L; Brick, J. O.

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Published
(1970).
Condition
Good
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$10.00

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Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice-Hall, Inc., (1970)., (1970).. Good. - Octavo,softcover bound in red, black & white pictorial wraps. The binding is rubbed. The front cover is lightly soiled with a crease to its top edge. The bottom corner of the rear cover is lightly creased & the tail of the spine is slightly chipped. x, [iv] &… Read more
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image of HANDBOOK OF LASERS. With Selected Data on Optical Technology.

HANDBOOK OF LASERS. With Selected Data on Optical Technology.

by Pressley, Robert J,; editor.

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Published
(1971).
Condition
Very good
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$25.00

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Cleveland, OH: The Chemical Rubber Co., (1971)., (1971).. Very good. - Quarto [approximately 10-1/4 inches high by 7-1/2 inches wide], gray textured cloth titled in gilt within orange rectangles on the front cover & spine. xiv & 631 pages. Profusely illustrated with diagrams, tables & graphs. There is a previous owner's name & address penned on the front… Read more
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BLOOD GROUPING.

by Boyd, William C.; Cameron, J. W.; Diamond, L. K.; et al.

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Published
1946.
Condition
Good
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$35.00

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New York: The New York Academy of Sciences, 1946., 1946.. Good. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed tan wraps. The corners of the front wrap are lightly creased. The upper half of the spine is chipped with a tear to the head. The tail of the spine is chipped. Pages [883]-992. Illustrated with tables & mathematical formulas. Good… Read more
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image of TRANSMISSION OF INFORMATION: A Statistical Theory of Communications.

TRANSMISSION OF INFORMATION: A Statistical Theory of Communications.

by Fano, Robert M.

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Published
(1961).
Condition
Good
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$35.00

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(Cambridge, MA): M. I.T. Press / New York: John Wiley& Sons, Inc., (1961)., (1961).. Good. - Octavo, light tan cloth with a vignette in blind on the front cover, in a dust wrapper. There is a stain to the dust jacket's front flap with light staining to its rear flap. There are some red markings on a publications… Read more
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New York, Swann Galleries, 2008., 2008.. Fine. - Octavo [9-1/2 inches high by 6-1/2 inches wide], softcover bound in color pictorial wraps. Unpaginated. Profuse color illustrations. Fine Catalog for a Swann Galleries auction sale held on April 17, 2008. The auction was organized and the catalog written by Gregg Linebaugh. 416 items are listed and fully described with… Read more
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image of SPACE EXPLORATION: Artifacts, Emblems, Medallions, Books, Charts_Maps, Postal Covers, Photographs, Equipment, Posters,_More, including many flown items, the properties of Buzz Aldrin [et al]. Public Auction Sale 2073 / Saturday March 18, 2006....

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New York: Swann, 2006., 2006.. Very good. - Small quarto [9-3/8 inches high by 6-1/2 inches wide], softcover bound in pictorial wraps. There is some minor rubbing to the binding. Unpaginated. 8 pages of color illustrations & profuse illustrations in black & white. Near fine. 415 items are catalogued with estimated prices. The sale was organized and the… Read more
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image of THE FALLS OF NIAGARA.

THE FALLS OF NIAGARA.

by Forrester, Glenn C.

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Published
(1928).
Condition
Good
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$25.00

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New York: D. Van Nostrand Company, Inc., (1928)., (1928).. Good. - Octavo, olive green cloth titled in gilt on the spine. The binding is lightly rubbed. The spine is slightly darkened with the gilt titling partially rubbed away. xiii, [1] leaf & 155 pages plus 2-page publisher's catalog. Illustrated in black & white with 15 plates, including a… Read more
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image of THE CALCULUS OF FINITE DIFFERENCES.

THE CALCULUS OF FINITE DIFFERENCES.

by Milne-Thomson, L.M.

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Published
1951.
Condition
Very good
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$45.00

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London: Macmillan and Co., Limited, 1951., 1951.. Very good. - Octavo, 8-3/4 inches high by 5-3/4 inches wide. Blue cloth titled in gilt on the spine, in the original printed buff dust wrapper, with "St. Martin's Press" label mounted at the tail of the spine. The corners of the covers, and head and tail of the spine are… Read more
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MEMORIAL MINUTE OF JOHN D. CARTER PREPARED BY LANSDOWNE MONTHLY MEETING.

by Carter, John D. (1874-1945).

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Published
[1940s].
Condition
Very good
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$10.00

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Lansdowne, PA: Lansdowne Monthly Meeting, circa [1940s]., [1940s].. Very good. - Octavo, 4-page leaflet printed in black on cream-colored paper. The corners of the pages are creased & there is a small area of very light staining to the blank fourth page. Very good. John D. Carter [1874-1945] was born in Chester County, Pennsylvania. He was a research… Read more
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