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Image for Coyne Electrical School Reference Set: Practical Electricity Simplified for Easier Understanding and Permanent Reference for Coyne Students and Graduates.

Coyne Electrical School Reference Set: Practical Electricity Simplified for Easier Understanding and Permanent Reference for Coyne Students and Graduates.

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Chicago., Coyne Electrical School.: c1930.

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 8814

Condition: 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.


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 Distrib... View more info

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National Geographic School Bulletin: Miss Goodall and the Wild Chimpanzees.

By: N/A

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Washington, DC., National Geographic Society.: December 6, 1965.

Seller ID: 10183

Condition: Very good in wrappers. Small tear at bottom of stapled spine.


Jan Goodall article with color and black & white photos by Baron Hugo van Lawick. Plus fiber optics and Christmas related articles. View more info

Image for The Exploding Suns: The Secrets of the Supernovas.

The Exploding Suns: The Secrets of the Supernovas.

By: Asimov, Isaac.

Price: $9.50

Publisher: New York., Truman Talley Books / E. P. Dutton.: 1985.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 8830

Condition: Very good in near fine price clipped dust jacket. Light soiling to top edge. Slight spine slant.


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Image for The Invertebrata: A Manual For the Use of Students.

The Invertebrata: A Manual For the Use of Students.

By: Borradaile, L. A. and F. A. Potts.

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Cambridge., Cambridge University Press.: 1958.

Edition: Third Edition revised by G. A. Kerkut with chapters by L. E. S. Eastham and J. T. Saunders.

Seller ID: 9661

Condition: 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.


Black & white drawings & illustrations throughout. View more info

Image for Extra-Terrestrial Intelligence: The First Encounter.

Extra-Terrestrial Intelligence: The First Encounter.

By: Christian, James L.

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Buffalo, NY., Prometheus Books.: 1976.

Seller ID: 9709

Condition: 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.


Articles by Ray Bradbury, Isaac Asimov, Leonard Nimoy, et. al. Black & white photo illustrations. View more info

Image for Combustion Engineering: A Reference Book On Fuel Burning and Steam Generation.

Combustion Engineering: A Reference Book On Fuel Burning and Steam Generation.

By: de Lorenzi, Otto (Ed.).

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York., Combustion Engineering-Superheater, Inc.: 1950.

Edition: 6th impression.

Seller ID: 8544

Condition: 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.


Black & white illustrations, charts, and photos throughout. View more info

Image for Longitudes and Latitudes in the United States.

Longitudes and Latitudes in the United States.

By: Dernay, Eugene.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Washington, DC., American Federation of Astrologers.: 1945.

Seller ID: 12245

Condition: Near fine in lightly rubbed boards.


Longitudes and latitudes for U.S. cities arranged by state. View more info

Image for The Stars.

The Stars.

By: Forbes, George.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York., Jonathan Cape & Harrison Smith.: 1929.

Edition: First American Edition.

Seller ID: 12030

Condition: Interior bright save for browning on contents page. Former owner's inscription on front free endpaper. Boards rubbed with wear at edges.


From the New Library series. Identify the stars (with 5 charts). View more info

Image for The Salt Lake Area: Land of Contrasts.

The Salt Lake Area: Land of Contrasts.

By: Hawkes, H. Bowman and Osmond L. Harline.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Salt Lake City, Utah., University of Utah. Department of Geography.: 1960.

Seller ID: 14190

Condition: Very good in shelf worn illustrated wrappers.


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. View more info

Image for A Textbook of General Botany For Colleges and Universities.

A Textbook of General Botany For Colleges and Universities.

By: Holman, Richard M. and Wilfred W. Robbins.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York., John Wiley & Sons.: 1928.

Edition: Second Edition. 1928 Printing Corrected.

Seller ID: 10175

Condition: 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.


Black & white photos, charts, graphs, and drawings. View more info

Image for Lucy: The Beginnings of Humankind.

Lucy: The Beginnings of Humankind.

By: Johanson, Donald and Maitland Edey.

Price: $9.50

Publisher: New York., Simon & Schuster.: 1981.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 8531

Condition: 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.


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. View more info

Image for The Story of Zeta: Man-Made Sun.

The Story of Zeta: Man-Made Sun.

By: Jukes, J(ohn). D.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London., Abelard-Schuman.: 1959.

Seller ID: 16287

Condition: 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.


Foreword by Sir George Thompson, FRS. Early book on high temperature atomic fusion. View more info

Image for Our Amazing Birds: The Little-Known Facts About Their Private Lives.

Our Amazing Birds: The Little-Known Facts About Their Private Lives.

By: Lemmon, Robert S. with paintings by Don R. Eckelberry.

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Garden City, NY., The American Garden Guild & Doubleday & Co.: 1952.

Edition: Book club edition.

Seller ID: 10815

Condition: 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.


102 beautiful black & white paintings by Eckelberry. View more info

Image for Introduction to Physical Geology.

Introduction to Physical Geology.

By: Longwell, Chester R. and Richard F. Flint.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York., John Wiley & Sons.: 1964.

Edition: Second Edition, 4th printing.

Seller ID: 9855

Condition: Near fine in very good dust jacket. Book is square and tight. Jacket rubbed and lightly worn on edges.


Black & white photos, drawings and charts throughout. View more info

Image for A Preliminary Account of the Exploration of the Potter Creek Cave, Shasta County, California.

A Preliminary Account of the Exploration of the Potter Creek Cave, Shasta County, California.

By: Sinclair, W(illia)m. J.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: 1903.

Edition: 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

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 12826

Condition: Near fine. Light sunning to wrap edges and light crease to bottom front corner.


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. View more info

Image for Plants At Work: A Summary of Plant Physiology.

Plants At Work: A Summary of Plant Physiology.

By: Steward, F. C.

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Reading, MA., Addison-Wesley Pub.: 1964.

Seller ID: 10109

Condition: Near fine in pictorial wrappers. Former owner's signature on half title page.


Black & white photos, charts, tables, and illustrations throughout. View more info

Image for Gods, Stars and Computers: Fact and Fancy in Myth and Science.

Gods, Stars and Computers: Fact and Fancy in Myth and Science.

By: Weiss, Malcolm E.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Garden City, New York., Doubleday & Co.: 1980.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 16500

Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket As new. Price intact on front flap.


Science "from the depths of the stone age to the computerized vision of tomorrow." Photo illustrations throughout. Newspaper book review laid in. View more info