HISTORY OF SCIENCE from Elliot's Books, Since 1957

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Very Good. 1876. Pamphlet. Extracted from The Americn Journal of Science and Arts, Third Series. Vol. XII, No.71-Nov. ,1876. Article XXXVIII. Pages 321-328. (8 pages). Needle holes on far left margins, otherwise in very good condition. OCLC 79952119. Subjects: Spectrum, Sun-Rotation. ; 8vo; 8 pages .
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THE COMMITTEE LAY THE FOLLOWING QUESTIONS, AND CONSEQUENT COMMUNICATION FROM MR. FARADAY, BEFORE THE CLUB, FOR THEIR INFORMATION.

by Faraday, Michael & E. Magrath, (Secretary Of The Athenaeum (Club)

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1831
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London: Royal Institution. Very Good. 1831. Pamphlet. 4 page printed document: "Athenaeum, 12th Feb. 1831. Dear Sir, Can you, from the few experiments you have made in this house, and from your knowledge on the subject of Lighting, answer the following questions: 1. What is the ratio of light of an oil and gas burner? 2. What… Read more
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London: Royal Society of London. Very Good. 1799. Softcover. First separate edition of Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London, v89, 1799 (pp.74-120) , numbered 1-49. Remains of wrappers on spine. Sewn bound. Title page dusty and lightly foxed with a 1 1/2" chip at lower corner. Some pages uncut. Folding table at p. 45. Edges… Read more
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DICTIONARY OF SCIENTIFIC BIOGRAPHY. CHARLES COULSTON GILLISPIE (14 VOLUMES)

by Gillispie, Charles Coulston (Ed. )

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1970-
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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons. Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket. 1970-. CLOTHBOUND. 0684151448 . Fourteen volume set in dust jackets. A few of the jackets are ever so slightly rubbed at the edges. Dust jacket of one volume has slight wear at head of spine. Some slight foxing to page edges. Contents fine. Cannot be … Read more
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New Haven: The Graduates Club. Fine. 1927. Softcover. 8vo; 20 pages; Apparently, an unread copy. Fine condition. .
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New Haven: Connecticut Academy of Arts & Sciences. Fine. 1877. Wrappers. 8vo; 81 pages; An unopened copy in pristine condition.. Description : [151]-232 p. 23 cm. Notes : From the Transactions of the Connecticut Academy, v.4, 1877." Titles of 408 papers, books and parts of books, relating to the method of least squares and the theory of… Read more
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New Haven: Hezekiah Howe & Co.. Fair. 1835. Fourth Edition. Boards. 8vo; [2],116 pages; Printed paper over boards. Extremities of the boards are ever so lightly worn. Paper spine chipped. Rear board nearly detached. Front flyleaf has a closed tear. Contents very good. Contains 3 folding plates. Some foxing. .
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A CONTINUOUS RECORD OF ATMOSPHERIC NUCLEATION, BY CARL BARUS.

by Barus, Carl

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1905
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Washington: Smithsonian Institution. Very Good+. 1905. First Edition Thus. Wrappers. Smithsonian Contributions to Knowledge, V. 34 [Art. 3]smithsonian Institution Publication 1651.; Folio 13" - 23" tall; xvi, 226 pages; Printed tan wrappers. Pages are uncut . Ever so tiny chip and two closed tears on the forward edge of the front wrapper . Some very light… Read more
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Washington: Smithsonian Institution. Very Good+. 1904. First Edition Thus. Wrappers. Smithsonian Contributions to Knowledge, Vol. 34; [Art. 2] Smithsonian Institution Publicaton 1459.; Folio 13" - 23" tall; 109, [12] pages; Printed tan wrappers. Extremities are ever so slightly trimmed. Head and heel of paper spine ever so slightly chipped. Description : 3 pages, leaf, iii,… Read more
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Berlin: Gedruckt in Der Druckerei Der Konigl. Akademie Der Wissenschaften. Near Fine. 1860. Boards. 8vo; 1, 364 pages; Gilt lettered green morocco leather spine. Marbled boards and endpapers. Signed "O. C. Marsh" on the first blank page. OCLC Number: 122610877. Description: 1 p. ,1 leaf, 364 p. "Yale University Museum New Haven, Conn" stamped on title page… Read more
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New York: United States Rubber Company. Very Good. 1945. Pamphlet. Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 14 pages; Contents: Within the Atom / by Hans Albrecht Bethe --Isotopes in Atomic research / by Harold Clayton Urey --Medical Benefits from Atomic Energy / by James Franck --The Atomic Age / by J. Robert Oppenheimer. Within the Atom.… Read more
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New Haven: Printed By Hezekiah Howe & Co.. Near Fine. 1833. Pamphlet. 8vo; 80 pages; Yellow wrappers with three short, closed tears to the front wrapper. Presentation inscription in pencil on the front wrapper. Some very light foxing on the first few pages of text. .
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CHOICE AND CHANCE: TWO CHAPTERS ON ARITHMETIC WITH AN APPENDIX.. .

by Whitworth, William Allen

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1867
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Cambridge: Deighton, Bell and Co.. Near Fine. 1867. CLOTHBOUND. 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 160 pages; Excessively rare and especially so as this is in near fine condition with ever so slight rubbing at the head and heel of the spine. A milestone in the history of probability and statistics. .
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Paris: No.7.. Very Good. 1833. First Edition Thus. Pamphlet. Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 3 pages; "Rapport Fait a la Societe d'Encouragement pour l'Industrie nationale, Au Nom Du Conseil D'Administration, Par. M. Theodore Olivier, sur La Balance de Precision de M. Bockholtz," Upper left margins lightly stained. Partially torn at the fold. .
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ANTHEMIUS OF TRALLES, A STUDY OF LATER GREEK GEOMETRY.

by Huxley, George Leonard

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1959
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Cambridge. Very Good-. 1959. Softcover. Greek, Roman and Byzantine Monographs, No. 1; 8vo; 62 pages; Includes the Greek texts of Anthemius’ Peri paradoxon mechanematon and of Fragmentum mathematicum Bobiense with translations. Author : Anthemius, d. Ca. 534. Peri paradoxon mechanematon. Wrappers slightly soiled. .
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New York: Bryant and Co. , Printers. Very Good. 1845. Pamphlet. 8vo; 29 pages; Bound in 19th Century blank wrappers. Some foxing to the wrappers and in the margins. .
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ATMOSPHERIC ACTINOMETRY AND THE ACTINIC CONSTITUTION OF THE ATMOSPHERE.

by Duclaux, Emile

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1896
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Washington: Published By the Smithsonian Institution. Near Fine. 1896. Softcover. Smithsonian Contributions to Knowledge, V. 29, Art. 5; Folio 13" - 23" tall; 48 pages; Pages uncut. Smithsonian Contributions to Knowledge, 1034. Hodgkin Fund. "Translation of the treatise entitled ’Sur l’actinométrie atmospherique et sur la constitution actinique de l’atmosphère. ’" .
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ARGON, A NEW CONSTITUENT OF THE ATMOSPHERE. BY LORD RAYLEIGH AND PROFESSOR WILLIAM RAMSAY.

by Rayleigh, John William Strutt, Baron; William Ramsay

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1896
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Washington: Published By the Smithsonian Institution. Near Fine. 1896. Softcover. Smithsonian Contributions to Knowledge, V. 29.; Folio 13" - 23" tall; 2,43 pages; Pages uncut. Smithsonian Contributions to Knowledge, 1033. Hodgkin Fund. .
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Offenbach AM Mayn: Ulrich Weiss. Very Good-. 1780. Pamphlet. 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 75 pages; Lacking front wrapper. Small quarto. Not at Harvard. Not at Yale. .
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New York: Bryant and Co. , Printers. Very Good+. 1845. Pamphlet. 8vo; 29 pages; Bound in 19th Century blank wrappers. .
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