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Early Scientific Instruments

by Hawkes, Nigel

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1981
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Fine
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First Edition Assumed
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9780896591929
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New York: Abbeville Press, 1981. 73 instruments pictured with color reproductions. Introduction by D. J. Bryden. 164 pp.. First Edition Assumed. Black Cloth Gold Lettering. Fine/Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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Aerosol Measurement

by Lundgren, Dale A.; Lippman, Morton; Harris, Franklin S.; Clark, William E.; Marlow, William H.; Durham, Michael D. - Editors

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1979
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Near Fine
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First Edition
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Gainesville : University Presses of Florida, 1979. "... basic principles, mechanical operation, calibration, data gathering procedures, data interpretation, instrument limitations, and specific applications of aerosol measurement instrumentation." xxiv, 716 pp with extensive text illustrations. Clean, tight, unmarked copy.. First Edition. Gray Black Lettered Cloth. Near Fine/No Dj. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.
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Philip Morrison's Long Look at the Literature. His Reviews of a Hundred Memorable Science Books

by Morrison, Philip

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1990
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Fine
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First Edition First Printing
ISBN
9780716721079
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New York: W. H. Freeman and Company, 1990. 351 pp.. First Edition First Printing. 1/4 Blue Cloth Blue Ppr On Bds. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Microscopy, The Construction,Theory and Use of the Microscope

by Spitta, Edmund J.

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Published
1920
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Good Plus
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New York: E. P. Dutton and Company, 1920. 3rd edition. xxviii, 537 pp plus 26 plates with descriptive text in rear. Small light water stain top right edge of plates. With inserted miscroscopic original photo, and a slip from the publisher on the Thrid Edition, considerably enlarge with 12 new plates. With many illustrations in the text--83 halt-tone reproductions from… Read more
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Science and the Goals of Man: a Study in Semantic Orientation

by Rapoport, Anatol

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1950
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Near Fine
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First Edition Stated
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New York: Harper & Brothers, 1950. xxvii, 262 pp.. First Edition Stated. Red Cloth. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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The Scientific Revolution: A Historiographical Inquiry

by Cohen, H. Floris

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1994
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Near Fine
Edition
First Softcover Edition
ISBN
9780226112800
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Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1994. xviii, 662 pp.. First Softcover Edition. Color Pictorial Card Covers. Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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A History of Science and Its Relations With Philosophy & Religion

by Dampier-Whetham, William Cecil Dampier

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1929
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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New York: The Macmillan Company, 1929. xxi, 514 pp. Scattered pencil annotations. Ink name endppr.. First Edition. Dark Blue Gold Lettered Cloth. Very Good/No Dj. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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The Natural Philosophy of Albrecht von Haller

by HALLER, Albrecht Von; ROE, Shirley A. (ed.)

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1981
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Fine
ISBN
9780405138744
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$85.00

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New York: Arno Press, 1981. Facsimile Reprints of a selection of Haller's writings. Series: The Development of Science, Sources for the History of Science. . Beige Maroon Lettered Cloth. Fine/No Dj. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Facsimile.
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Slayton's Odometer. The Only Odometer Locking on with a Key. Broadside

by Slayton, A. W.

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Good Plus
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$15.00

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Tecumseh, Mich.: A. W. Slayton 5 1/2" W by 11" H. Advertising broadside for a "machine made to resigter the number of miles traveled by a carriage, cart of other vehicle....designed for liverymen, physicians and others...." 1 page sheet with drawing of the odometer, which was patented in 1891. This is likely from the 1890's and is… Read more
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La theorie de la connaissance scientifique de Kant a nos Jours

by Enriques, F.

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Published
1938
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Very Good -
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Paris: Hermann & Cie, 1938. Actualites scientifiques et industrielles, no. 638. Philosophies et histoire de la pensee scientifique. Vol. VII. 45 pp. Wear top and bottom of spine, else VG.. Tan Red Dcrtd Card Covers. Very Good -. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Science and History

by Sigerist, Henry E.

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1954
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Very Good
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Lectures on the Scientific Basis of Medicine, 1954. 16 pp. Several copies available.. White Printed Card Covers. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Reprint.
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The Birth and Early Days of the Philosophical Transactions

by Andrade, E. N. Da C.

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Published
1965
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Very Good
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The Royal Society, 1965. Inscribed on inside front coverr "Bernard Cohen, with warmest good wishes from Percy Andrade". Contained in The Royal Society Reception book, to mark the 300th anniversary of the publication of the 'Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society', Hooke's 'Microgrphia' and Evelyn's 'Sylva,' Nov. 16. 1965. 29 pp. Two facsimile plates. Red string binding.. Inscribed By… Read more
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Manual of Physico-Chemical Measurements

by Ostwald, Wilhelm. Translated with the Author's Sanction By James Walker

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Published
1894
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Very Good Plus
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First Edition in English Assumed
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London: Macmillan and Co., 1894. xii, 255 pp with many text illustrations of apparatus. Ink name of Edw. Fritz on title page. Tables in back pocket. Clean, tight copy.. First Edition in English Assumed. Dark Green Gilt Lettered Cloth. Very Good Plus/No Dj. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.
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Heat Death. I. Time-Temperature Relationships in Marine Animals

by Orr, Paul R.

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Published
1955
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Very Good
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Physiological Zoology, 1955. pp 290-294. Oceans; Temperature; Marine Animals.. Blue Printed Card Covers. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Offprint.
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Leipzig: Wilhelm Englemann, 1890. Pulfrich investigated the refraction of light in crystals, glasses, and fluids and constructed a total reflectometer and a refractometer. He went on to head the department of optical measuring instruments of the Zeiss Company. No binding. x, 144 pp plus 4 plates on heavy board in rear with text illustrations. Library stamp copyright page, no other… Read more
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The Nature of Matter and Energy

by Lebau, Gerald I.

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Published
1965
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Fine
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Privately Published, 1965. Lebau was a dentist who wrote books and articles about all levels of physics and metaphysics, aimed at resolving some of the inconsistencies he found apparent in modern physics theory. He believed that he uncovered mistakes made by Albert Einstein. Inscribed by author on flyleaf. vi, 371 pp with drawings.. Inscribed By Author. Maroon Gilt Lettered Cloth.… Read more
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Experiments Upon the Contraction of the Liquid Vein Issuing from an Orifice, and Upon the Distribution of the Velocities Within it

by Bazin, H.

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Published
1896
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Very Good Plus
Edition
First English Edition
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New York/London: John Wiley & Sons, 1896. Translated by John C. Trautwine, Jr., Civil Engineer. Maked First edition, first thousand. vii, 64 pp plus 15 pp of publisher's catalogue. Large folding chart in rear. Book plate removed, book bright, clean. A study in Hydraulics.. First English Edition. Blue Gilt Lettered Cloth. Very Good Plus/No Dj. 8vo - over 7¾" -… Read more
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IX International Conference on the Physics of Semiconductors, Moscow, July 23-29, 1968, Proceedings. Vols. 1 & 2

by Various

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Published
1968
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Near Fiine
Edition
First Edition
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Leningrad: Nauka, 1968. In excellent condition. DJs in projected sleeves. 1328 total pp. Charts, graphs, etc.. First Edition. Black Silver Lettered Cloth. Near Fiine/Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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The Sub-Atoms An Interpretation of Spectra in Conformity with the Principles of Mechanics

by Venable, William Mayo

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1933
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Very Good Plus
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First Edition
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Baltimore: The Williams & Wilkins Company, 1933. DJ in protected sleeve, with one small piece missing from bottom of spine. viii, 148 pp.. First Edition. Blue Cloth. Very Good Plus/Good Plus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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The Scientific Work of Morris Loeb

by Richards, Theodore W.

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1913
Condition
Near Fiine
Edition
First Edition
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Cambridge: Harvard Univerity Press, 1913. Frontis photogravure of Loeb with tissue card, two tiny edge nicks. His name signed in ink under the frontispiece; do not know if this is an original signature. xxiii, 349 pp., some pages uncut. Loeb was professor of Chemistry at New York University.. First Edition. Black Gilt Lettered Cloth. Near Fiine/No Jacket. 8vo - over… Read more
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