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Plants At Work: A Summary of Plant Physiology., Steward, F. C.
Plants At Work: A Summary of Plant Physiology.
Steward, F. C.
7.50 USD
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Extra-Terrestrial Intelligence: The First Encounter., Christian, James L.
Extra-Terrestrial Intelligence: The First Encounter.
Christian, James L.
8.50 USD
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Gods, Stars and Computers: Fact and Fancy in Myth and Science., Weiss, Malcolm E.
Gods, Stars and Computers: Fact and Fancy in Myth and Science.
Weiss, Malcolm E.
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The Story of Zeta: Man-Made Sun., Jukes, J(ohn). D.
The Story of Zeta: Man-Made Sun.
Jukes, J(ohn). D.
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The Salt Lake Area: Land of Contrasts., Hawkes, H. Bowman and Osmond L. Harline.
The Salt Lake Area: Land of Contrasts.
Hawkes, H. Bowman and Osmond L. Harline.
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Longitudes and Latitudes in the United States., Dernay, Eugene.
Longitudes and Latitudes in the United States.
Dernay, Eugene.
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The Stars., Forbes, George.
The Stars.
Forbes, George.
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From Galileo to the Nuclear Age: An Introduction to Physics., Lemon, Harvey Brace.
From Galileo to the Nuclear Age: An Introduction to Physics.
Lemon, Harvey Brace.
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Coyne Electrical School Reference Set: Practical Electricity Simplified for Easier Understanding and Permanent Reference for Coyne Students and Graduates.
1 Coyne Electrical School Reference Set: Practical Electricity Simplified for Easier Understanding and Permanent Reference for Coyne Students and Graduates.
Chicago. Coyne Electrical School. c1930. Leatherette boards stamped in gilt with clasp binding. Very good. Very light wear to boards. Light soiling to edges. Former owner's name on title page. 1" x 2" tear at bottom of title page. Fold in last three pages. Tear in last blank "notes" page. Overall in wonderful condition. Text looks like new. 4to. This set is complete. Contents: Elementary Electricity, Principles, and Laws. Signal Systems and Circuit Work. Electrical Construction and Wiring For Light and Power. Illumination. Refrigeration. Armature and Stator Winding, Testing and Principles. Direct Current Machinery, Principles, Operation and Maintenance. Alternating Current Principles and Calculations. Alternating Current Machinery Principles, Operation and Maintenance. Power Generation, Transmission, and Distribution. Automotive Electricity. Storage Batteries. Radio. 
Price: 50.00 USD
 
 
National Geographic School Bulletin: Miss Goodall and the Wild Chimpanzees.
2 National Geographic School Bulletin: Miss Goodall and the Wild Chimpanzees.
Washington, DC. National Geographic Society. December 6, 1965. Very good in wrappers. Small tear at bottom of stapled spine. Pamphlet. 9" x 6". Jan Goodall article with color and black & white photos by Baron Hugo van Lawick. Plus fiber optics and Christmas related articles. 
Price: 12.50 USD
 
 
The Exploding Suns: The Secrets of the Supernovas., Asimov, Isaac.
3 Asimov, Isaac. The Exploding Suns: The Secrets of the Supernovas.
New York. Truman Talley Books / E. P. Dutton. 1985. First Edition. Very good in near fine price clipped dust jacket. Light soiling to top edge. Slight spine slant. 8vo. 276 pp. 
Price: 9.50 USD
 
 
The Invertebrata: A Manual For the Use of Students., Borradaile, L. A. and F. A. Potts.
4 Borradaile, L. A. and F. A. Potts. The Invertebrata: A Manual For the Use of Students.
Cambridge. Cambridge University Press. 1958. Third Edition revised by G. A. Kerkut with chapters by L. E. S. Eastham and J. T. Saunders. Good in good- dust jacket. Book is square and relatively tight. Neat signature of former owner and evidence of sticker removal on front free endpaper. Soiling to edges with foxing starting on top edge. Jacket ragged with chips on spine and large closed tear at top of front panel. 8vo. 795 pp. indexed. Black & white drawings & illustrations throughout. 
Price: 17.50 USD
 
 
Extra-Terrestrial Intelligence: The First Encounter., Christian, James L.
5 Christian, James L. Extra-Terrestrial Intelligence: The First Encounter.
Buffalo, NY. Prometheus Books. 1976. Good+ in wrappers. Book is square and tight. Red remainder mark on bottom edge. Price sticker on front panel. Wrappers worn on edges with spine crease. Trade paperback. 9" x 6". 303 pp. with ap Articles by Ray Bradbury, Isaac Asimov, Leonard Nimoy, et. al. Black & white photo illustrations. 
Price: 8.50 USD
 
 
Combustion Engineering: A Reference Book On Fuel Burning and Steam Generation., de Lorenzi, Otto (Ed.).
6 de Lorenzi, Otto (Ed.). Combustion Engineering: A Reference Book On Fuel Burning and Steam Generation.
New York. Combustion Engineering-Superheater, Inc. 1950. 6th impression. Blue cloth boards stamped in gilt. Good+. Bookplate partially removed from front pastedown. Edges soiled. Corners bumped. Spine faded. Copy of letter on flimsy laid in. From George Sherlaimoff, in Spanish, from Monte Alega, to Dr. Karl Zappert, Director - Technico das I.K.P.C. s/a, Nesta. 8vo. Black & white illustrations, charts, and photos throughout. 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
Longitudes and Latitudes in the United States., Dernay, Eugene.
7 Dernay, Eugene. Longitudes and Latitudes in the United States.
Washington, DC. American Federation of Astrologers. 1945. Hardcover in blue cloth boards stamped in gilt. Near fine in lightly rubbed boards. 4to. 120 pp. Longitudes and latitudes for U.S. cities arranged by state. 
Price: 8.00 USD
 
 
The Stars., Forbes, George.
8 Forbes, George. The Stars.
New York. Jonathan Cape & Harrison Smith. 1929. First American Edition. Hardcover in black cloth boards. Interior bright save for browning on contents page. Former owner's inscription on front free endpaper. Boards rubbed with wear at edges. 12mo. 126 pp. with bibliography. From the New Library series. Identify the stars (with 5 charts). 
Price: 8.00 USD
 
 
The Salt Lake Area: Land of Contrasts., Hawkes, H. Bowman and Osmond L. Harline.
9 Hawkes, H. Bowman and Osmond L. Harline. The Salt Lake Area: Land of Contrasts.
Salt Lake City, Utah. University of Utah. Department of Geography. 1960. Staple bound. Very good in shelf worn illustrated wrappers. Softcover. 5.75" x 8.5". [vii], 32 pp. Work presented as exhibition by the U.S. delegation to the International Geographical Union. 10th General Assembly & the 19th International Geographical Congress. Photos, diagrams, illustrations & fold-out map. The area was chosen as a land of interesting natural contrasts with unique historical fabric. 
Price: 30.00 USD
 
 
A Textbook of General Botany For Colleges and Universities., Holman, Richard M. and Wilfred W. Robbins.
10 Holman, Richard M. and Wilfred W. Robbins. A Textbook of General Botany For Colleges and Universities.
New York. John Wiley & Sons. 1928. Second Edition. 1928 Printing Corrected. Black cloth boards stamped in gilt. Good lacking dust jacket. Two former owner's signatures on front pastedown plus penciled notes on rear pastedown. Book is clean with a small amount of underlining. Hinges weakening. 8vo. 624 pp. indexed. Black & white photos, charts, graphs, and drawings. 
Price: 10.00 USD
 
 
Lucy: The Beginnings of Humankind., Johanson, Donald and Maitland Edey.
11 Johanson, Donald and Maitland Edey. Lucy: The Beginnings of Humankind.
New York. Simon & Schuster. 1981. First Edition. Fine in very good dust jacket. Creases to front and rear jacket flap. Jacket wear on front edge and small tear at top rear corner. 8vo. 409 pp. indexed. The discovery of Lucy, the oldest, most complete, best-preserved skeleton of any erect-walking human ancestor every found. Map illustrated endpapers. Color and black & white photos and illustrations throughout. 
Price: 9.50 USD
 
 
The Story of Zeta: Man-Made Sun., Jukes, J(ohn). D.
12 Jukes, J(ohn). D. The Story of Zeta: Man-Made Sun.
London. Abelard-Schuman. 1959. Hardcover in gray cloth boards with gilt titles on spine. Very good in very good dust jacket. Light toning to endpapers. Book is square & tight with clean text. Jacket lightly edge worn with some fading to spine. Price intact on front flap. 8vo. 136 pp. with index. Foreword by Sir George Thompson, FRS. Early book on high temperature atomic fusion. 
Price: 10.00 USD
 
 
Our Amazing Birds: The Little-Known Facts About Their Private Lives., Lemmon, Robert S. with paintings by Don R. Eckelberry.
13 Lemmon, Robert S. with paintings by Don R. Eckelberry. Our Amazing Birds: The Little-Known Facts About Their Private Lives.
Garden City, NY. The American Garden Guild & Doubleday & Co. 1952. Book club edition. Hardcover in cloth boards. Very good in very good dust jacket. Book is tight & clean. Bookplate and gift inscription on front endpapers. Slight spine slant. White jacket lightly rubbed and edge worn. 8vo. 239 pp. with index. 102 beautiful black & white paintings by Eckelberry. 
Price: 7.50 USD
 
 
From Galileo to the Nuclear Age: An Introduction to Physics., Lemon, Harvey Brace.
14 Lemon, Harvey Brace. From Galileo to the Nuclear Age: An Introduction to Physics.
Chicago. University of Chicago Press. 1947. Second Edition, 2nd impression. Revised Edition of "From Galileo to Cosmic Rays." Hardcover in red cloth boards. Very good lacking dust jacket. Book is square, tight, and clean. Former owner's signature on front free endpaper. Very light fading to spine. 8vo. 451 pp. with index. Black & white photos by the author and drawings by Chichi Lasley. 
Price: 14.50 USD
 
 
Introduction to Physical Geology., Longwell, Chester R. and Richard F. Flint.
15 Longwell, Chester R. and Richard F. Flint. Introduction to Physical Geology.
New York. John Wiley & Sons. 1964. Second Edition, 4th printing. Near fine in very good dust jacket. Book is square and tight. Jacket rubbed and lightly worn on edges. 8vo. 504 pp. with appendices and index. Black & white photos, drawings and charts throughout. 
Price: 12.50 USD
 
 
A Preliminary Account of the Exploration of the Potter Creek Cave, Shasta County, California., Sinclair, W(illia)m.  J.
16 Sinclair, W(illia)m. J. A Preliminary Account of the Exploration of the Potter Creek Cave, Shasta County, California.
1903. Reprinted from Science, N.S., Vol. XVII., No. 435, Pages 708-712, May 1, 1903. Author's inscription "With the writer's compliments" but no si Staple bound in original gray printed wrappers. Near fine. Light sunning to wrap edges and light crease to bottom front corner. Pamphlet. 6.25" x 9.75". 9 pp. This is the preliminary article published before the 1904 Univ. of California publication. Sinclair published this account while a student of John C. Merriam at U.C. Berkeley. After receiving his M.S. & Ph.D. in 1904 he became a fellow at Princeton and later headed their vertebrate paleontology field/collecting program in Wyoming, South Dakota and Nebraska. He also continued his work on cave faunas of California. 
Price: 40.00 USD
 
 
Plants At Work: A Summary of Plant Physiology., Steward, F. C.
17 Steward, F. C. Plants At Work: A Summary of Plant Physiology.
Reading, MA. Addison-Wesley Pub. 1964. Near fine in pictorial wrappers. Former owner's signature on half title page. Trade paperback. 9" x 6". 184 pp. with re Black & white photos, charts, tables, and illustrations throughout. 
Price: 7.50 USD
 
 
Gods, Stars and Computers: Fact and Fancy in Myth and Science., Weiss, Malcolm E.
18 Weiss, Malcolm E. Gods, Stars and Computers: Fact and Fancy in Myth and Science.
Garden City, New York. Doubleday & Co. 1980. First Edition. Hardcover in black quarter cloth & red paper-wrapped boards. Fine in fine dust jacket As new. Price intact on front flap. 8vo. 128 pp. with index. Science "from the depths of the stone age to the computerized vision of tomorrow." Photo illustrations throughout. Newspaper book review laid in. 
Price: 10.00 USD
 


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