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Makers of Chemistry

By: Holmyard, Eric John

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: Oxford, Clarendon Press: 1953

Edition: Fifth Printing

Seller ID: 012438

Condition: Good Plus


Blue cloth on boards. Withdrawn from private school library. A well-organized introduction to the foundations of the subject. Alchemy. Paracelsus. 314 pp. with index. View more info

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The River Mathematics

By: Hooper, A.

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: New York, Henry Holt & Co.: 1945

Edition: First Printing Stated

Seller ID: 010829

Condition: Very Good


Maroon cloth on boards. Previous owner's initials. No other writing and no damage. The abacus, land-measurement, geometry (deduction), trigonometry. Tiny dim spot on front edge. 401 pp. View more info

Dinosaur Lives; Unearthing an Evolutionary Saga

By: Horner, John R./ Dobb, Edwin

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: New York, Harper Collins: 1997

Edition: First Edition Stated

Seller ID: 012751

ISBN: 0-06-017486-2

Condition: Very Good


Beige paper boards backed in brown cloth. Based on praises on the DJ back cover, this book might be the first ione I read on a subject that has left me cold previously ! 244 pp. View more info

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The Universal History of Numbers; From Prehistory to the Invention of the Computer

By: Ifrah, Georges

Price: $25.00 USD

Publisher: New York, John Wiley & Sons, Inc.: 2000

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 010079

ISBN: 0-471-37568-3

Condition: Near Fine


Black paper boards. No marks or damage. How and why mankind has made use of number systems from earliest times. Written by a French schoolteacher whose students got him to thinking. 633 pp. Heavy book will need extra postage. View more info

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Karst; An Introduction to Systematic Geomorphology, Volume Seven

By: Jennings, J.N.

Price: $25.00 USD

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, M.I.T. Press: 1971

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 008798

Condition: Good to Very Good


Original red paper boards. DJ unclipped, with two small tears at head. Library discard. The nature of karst and its study, Karst rocks, Karst processes, Minor solution sculpture, Drainage, Surface landforms, Karst caves, Cave deposits, Influence of climate and rates of denudation, Influence of geological structure, Historical geomorphology of karst, Present state of karst geomorphology and its value, Index. 253 pp. View more info

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Evolution and Effort

By: Kelly, Edmond

Price: $45.00 USD

Publisher: N.Y., D. Appleton and Company: 1895

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 008783

Condition: Very Good


Original dark blue cloth on boards. Previous owner's name stamp with no other marking. Lofty ideas at the turn of the century are pursued with care and vigour, beginning as early as the Preface. Here is what seems a strong argument regarding science and religion and their effect upon evolution, or vice versa. 297 pp. View more info

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Five Easy Lessons; Strategies for Successful Physics Teaching

By: Knight, Randall D.

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: San Francisco, CA, Addison-Wesley/ Pearson Education:

Seller ID: 004741

ISBN: 0805387021

Condition: Very Good


Original white trade paperback. Title page missing. Advance copy. Another book intended to make teaching physics more successful. 330 pp. plus blank leaves for notes. View more info

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Avalon 1997; The Cambrian Standard

By: Landing, Ed/ Westrop, Stephen R. (Eds.)

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: Albany, N.Y., New York State Museum: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012344

ISBN: 1-55557-209-X

Condition: Very Good


Large softcover. Cambrian faunal sequence and depositional history of Avalonian Newfoundland and New Brunswick. Revisions in stratographic nomenclature of the cambrian of Avalonian North America and comparisons with Avalonian Britain. 92 pp. View more info

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Trace Fossils, Small Shelly Fossils, and the Precambrian-Cambrian Boundary

By: Landing, Narbonne, Myrow (Eds.)

Price: $30.00 USD

Publisher: Albany, N.Y., State Education Department: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012345

ISBN: 1-55557-178-6

Condition: Very Good


Large softcover. Bulletin Number 463. 81 pp. View more info

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Odham's Wonder-World of Knowledge in Colour

By: Lauwerys, James, and Vesey-Fitzgerald (Eds.)

Price: $25.00 USD

Publisher: Watford, England, Odham's Press (Watford): 1961

Seller ID: 004918

Condition: Very Good


Original red cloth on boards. A wonderful know-it-all book for the curious of any age. Somewhat dated, but informative of many processes which are still done the same ways as always. Large, heavy book, so please ask for postal quote before ordering. 384 pp. View more info

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In Search of the Magnetic North

By: Lefroy, John Henry

Price: $45.00 USD

Publisher: Toronto, Macmillan Company of Canada Ltd.: 1955

Seller ID: 010136

Condition: Very Good


Brown cloth on boards. Observations in Northwest Canada by a young explorer in the artillery who eventually became Major-General Sir Henry Lefroy. 171 pp. View more info

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Popular Scientific Recreations

By: Low, Professor A.M.

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: London, LWard, Lock & Co., Limited:

Seller ID: 008997

Condition: Good


Original black cloth on boards. Previous owner's name label. A book of experiments with electricity, heat, light, sound, physics, chemistry, and optical illusions, as well as tricks with matches, numbers, and coins. Front hinge cracked. Dry mildew stains to cover. 256 pp. with index. View more info

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Chemistry of Common Things; Nelson's School Series

By: Macadam, Stevenson

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: London, T. Nelson and Sons: 1883

Seller ID: 000862

Condition: Good


Original cloth on boards, now covered in black oilcloth material which reads "Helter Circular" on spine. No FFEP, front hinge starting, OW good. 184 pp. with index, plus several ads. View more info

Image for Science and Agriculture for New Brunswick Schools: Grade Eight

Science and Agriculture for New Brunswick Schools: Grade Eight

By: MacDiarmid, F.E.; Moore, M.B.; And Fanjoy, I.N.

Price: $10.00 USD

Publisher: Toronto, Copp Clark: 1942

Seller ID: 000324

Condition: Fair


Original red cloth on light boards, no DJ. Upper right corner missing from RFEP, OW intact and reasonably clean. I have a copy in my collection, but I see no others. 207 pp. View more info

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Clinics in Endocrinology and Metabolism; Calcium Metabolism and Bone Disease

By: MacIntyre, Iain (Ed.)

Price: $25.00 USD

Publisher: London, W.B. Saunders Company, Ltd.: 1972

Edition: Volume I, Number I

Seller ID: 007823

Condition: Very Good


Original dark blue cloth lettered in gilt on boards. Fifteen lectures on related subjects. 328 pp. with Index. View more info

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Biological Chemistry

By: Mahler, Henry R. And Cordes, Eugene H.

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: N.Y., Harper & Row: 1966

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 007860

Condition: Very Good


Original dark blue cloth on boards. No writing or damage to book. DJ chipped head and foot. History, Proteins, Nucleic Acids, Equilibria and Thermodynamics, Enzyme Kinetics, Mechanism of Enzyme Action, Coenzymes, Intracellular Organization, Metabolism of Carbohydrates, Photosynthesis, Oxidation of Fatty Acids and Degradation of Complex Lipids, Citric Acid Cycle, Biological Oxidations, Biosynthesis of Lipids, Metabolism of Amino Acids, Metabolism of Nucleic Acids, Biosynthesis of Proteins, Index. 872 pp. Very heavy book will need extra postage. View more info

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Collected Papers of Wallace Hume Carothers on High Polymeric Substances

By: Mark, H./Whitby, G. Stafford (Eds.)

Price: $40.00 USD

Publisher: N.Y., Interscience Publishers, Inc.: 1940

Seller ID: 007617

Condition: Very Good


Original dark blue cloth on boards. No writing or damage. Exceptionally clean. Studies on Polymerization and Ring Formation, Acetylene Polymers and Their Derivatives, Miscellaneous Papers. Volume I of High Polymers, A Series of Monographs on the Chemistry, Physics and Technology of High Polymeric Substances. 459 pp., including index. View more info

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The Earth; A Study in Natural History

By: Masters, Walter E. (M.D.)

Price: $100.00 USD

Publisher: Clearwater, FL, The Author:

Inscription: Inscribed and Signed By Author

Seller ID: 012356

Condition: Good Plus


Black cloth on boards. Front hinge weak. The doctor not only wrote the book, but printed it, too ! 486 pp. View more info

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Treatise on General and Industrial Inorganic Chemistry

By: Molinari, Dr. Ettore

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: Philadelphia, P. Blakiston's Son & Co.: 1920

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 005724

Condition: Fair to Good


Original maroon cloth on boards. Edgeworn. Previous owner stamp. Translated from the Fourth Italian Edition by Thomas H. Pope. Heavy book will need extra postage. Pencil notes inside back cover. 876 pp. View more info

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Anatomical Patterns of Some Aquatic Vascular Plants of New York; Bulletin 424

By: Ogden, Eugene C.

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: Albany, N.Y., State Education Department: 1974

Seller ID: 012343

Condition: Very Good


Bulletin 424, New York State Museum and Science Service. Previous owner and museum name stamps. 133 pp. with index. View more info