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Concerning Man's Origin : Being the Presidential Address givenat the Meeting of the British Association held in Leeds on August 31, 1927, and recent essays on Darwinian Subjects;

By Keith, Prof. Sir Arthur

London, Watts & Co, 1927;. The Forum Series, 1st edition. Softcover. Good condition. 54pp light foxing throughout. Tan covers wiht black decoration & title on front & spine. .

$37.61

Physical Metallurgy Principles;

By Reed-Hill, Robert E.

New York, Van Nostrand Reinhold Coy, 1972;. Softcover. Good condition. International Student Editions. 630pp with many diagrams. Please note heavy book, some extra postage may be required. .

$13.43

George Boole : Selected Manuscripts on Logic and its Philosophy; Science Networks- Historical Studies Volume 20
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George Boole : Selected Manuscripts on Logic and its Philosophy; Science Networks- Historical Studies Volume 20

By Grattan-Guiiess & Bornet Gerard ( Editors)

Basel, Birkhauser, 1997; 3764354569. Hardback. Nr fine condition. lxiv, 236pp with illustrations. Decorated covers with titlee onb front & spine" George Boole (1815-1864) is well known to mathematicians for his research and textbooks on the calculus, but his name has spread world-wide for his innovations in symbolic logic and the development and applications made since his day. The utility of Boolean algebra in computing has greatly increased curiosity in the nature and extent of his achievements. His work is most accessible in his two books on logic" Please note heavy book, some extra postage may be required. .

$73.88

The New Intelligent Man's Guide to Science;

By Asimov, Isaac

London, Nelson, 1967;. Hardback. Very good/ Dust jacket very good. 864pp with illustrations & diagrams. . Orange covers with title on spine. Protected dust jacket. Please note heavy book, some extra postage may be required. .

$51.05

A Dictionary of Scientific Terms;

By Henderson, I.F. & Henderson, W.D.

London, Oliver & Boyd, 1929;. 2nd edition revised. Hardback. Good+/ No dust jacket. 352pp. Old newspaper cuttings pasted onto endpapers. Green covers with gilt title on spine. Please note heavy book, some extra postage may be required. .

$8.06

The Young Physicist's Companion: An Introduction to Twentieth Century Atomic Science;

By Goldsmith, Maurice

London, Souvenir Press, 1962;. 1st edition. Hardback. Nr fine/ Dust jacket Very good. 190pp with illustrations. Black covers with silver title on spine. Protected dust jacket has price intact. .

$10.75

Invisible Astonomy;

By Ronan, Colin A. Forewar5d by Fred Hoyle

London, Eyre & Spottiswoode, 1969;. 1st edition. Hardback. Very good+/ Dust jacket Very good+. xvi, 173pp with illustrations & diagrams. Navy covers with silver title on spine. Protected dust jacket has price intact. .

$20.15

Elementary Organic Chemistry;

By Kemp, B.C.L.

London, Dent, 1944;. Hardback. Good+/ No dust jacket. viii, 356pp with illustrations. Green covers with black motif & gilt title on the front. .

$8.06

Reality on the Rocks: The Search for an Understanding of the Universe;

By Brown, Julian

London, Channel 4 Television, 1995; 1 85144 123 9. Softcover. Very good condition. Landscape 7.5" x 8". 36pp in colour. Laminated cover. .

$91.34

Fundamentals of Biochemistry in Relation to Human Physiology;

By Parsons, T. R.

Cambrifge, W. Heffer & Sons, 1937;. 5th edition. Hardback. Good+/ No dust jacket. xii, 453pp with diagrams. Blue covers with blind title on front, gilt title on sunned spine. .

$6.72

Organic Chemistry for Medical Students;

By Barger, George

London, Gurney and Jackson, 1936;. 2nd edition. Hardback. Very good/ No dust jacket. xi, 251pp with diagrams. Green covers with gilt title on spine. .

$10.75

Texas/Eso-Cern Symposium on Relativistic Astrophysics, Cosmology, and Fundamental Physics

By Barrow, John D., Mestel, Leo & Thomas, Peter A.

New York, New York Academy of Sciences, 1991; 0-89766-708-5. Softcover. Volume 647. Very good condition. xiv, 840pp with numerous black/white figures and tables. Stiff blue illustrated wraps. .

$24.18

Science Marches On : The Origin Progress and Significance of Scientific Knowledge;

By Shepherd, Walter

London, Harrap, 1939;. 1st edition. Hardback. Very good/ No dust jakcet. 420pp with 31plates in hald-tone and numberous drawings by the Author. Forward by S. W. Wooldridge. Speech Day Prize label on front pastedown. Blue covers with white title on spine. .

$8.06

Marvels of Modern Science. The Story of the Discoveries of Modern Science and How they are Applied to Shape Our Lives and Direct Our Futures;

By Various

London, Odhams Press, nd ( Inscription dated 1951);. Hardback. Very good/ No dj. 448pp with profusely illustrated. Red covers with gilt title on spine. Fascinating facts and figures from the 1950's. Contents are wide ranging and include: The Universe, The World around us, Chemistry & Industry, New Materials, Medicine, Electric Power, New energy-Atomic Energy, Radiant Energy, Rocket propulsion and lots lots more...." .

$24.18

Scientific Fact & Metaphisical Reality;

By Arnold, Robert Brandon

London, Macmillan, 1904;. 1st Edit; xxiii, 360pp, Bookplate on front pastedown ; Front edge untrimmed; Back internal hinge strenthened; Bottle green covers with gilt title on spine; Covers faded and slightly marked. Hard to find. .

$56.42

Worlds Beyond;

By Wilson, Ian

London, Weidenfeld, 1986;. 1st edition; Hbk; Very Good/ Dj Very good; 157pp Illustrations; Black covers with red title on spine; Light browning at edges; Dust jacket has light crease, price intact. "From the Files of The Society for Psychical Research. An important contribution to the study of the paranormal published to accompany a thirteen part television series ." .

$6.72

A Physical Description of the Earth: Comprising Its Magnitude, Figure, and Density, Terrestrial Magnetism, Earthquakes, Springs, and Volcanoes;

By Humbolldt, Alexander Von

Lonodn, Bell & Daldy, nd ( c 1858). Hardback. Very good/ No dj. xiii, 516pp, clxxxiii ( 183pp) Notes plus 4pp Publishers ads and brown endpapers. Translated under the Superintendence of Colonel Edward Sabine. Green boards with blind tooled motif on front & back, gilt title & decoration on spine. Edges bevelled. .

$60.45

The Riddle of the Universe at the Close of the Nineteenth Century;

By Haeckel, Ernst

London, Watts & Co, 1903;. Softcover. Issued for the Rationalist Press Association, Ltd,. R.P.A. Cheap Reprints. - No. 5. Haeckel's Great Work. Good condition. xvi, 144pp Translated by Joseph McCabe and including Index & Publishers ads. Hinges cracked. Original blue wraps with portrait and black lettering. .

$22.84