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An Introduction to Natural Philosophy Designed as a Text Book

By: Olmsted, Denison

Price: $42.00 USD

Publisher: N.Y., Robert B. Collins: 1855

Edition: Fifth Edition

Seller ID: 006747

Condition: Good


Original brown leather on boards. "Natural Philosophy is the science which treats of the Laws of the Material world."- Art. 1, p. 3. This volume treats of everything from mechanics to astronomy to mathematics to hydraulics to gravity to sound to electricity to light to magnetism to optics ! Just the book for the well-rounded scientist ! Front hinge is a bit fragile, but strong enough to withstand careful use. A few notes and spots, but easily readable. 592 pp. plus ads. View more info

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Journal of the Mining Society of Nova Scotia; Vol XV, 28th February, 1910. (Commercial Value of the Oil Shales of Eastern Canada)

By: Piers, H. (Ed.)

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: Halifax, N.S., The Mining Society of Nova Scotia: 1910

Seller ID: 003715

Condition: Good Plus


Original grey softcover stapled booklet lettered in black. This paper by R.W. Ells is further to his paper of the previous year, which was based on old reports by J. Campbell and the book, How's Mineralogy of Nova Scotia (1868). 28 pp. Faint watermarks not affecting readability. View more info

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Under Northern Seas

By: Pitkin, Linda

Price: $28.00 USD

Publisher: Vancouver, Raincoast Books: 1997

Edition: First Canadian Edition

Seller ID: 001831

ISBN: 1-55192-104-9

Condition: Very Good


Original black cloth on boards. DJ not price-clipped. Between the Tides, Sand and Mud Dwellers, Encrusting Rockwalls, On the Open Reef, Wrecks, Kelp Forests, Hiding in Crevices, Deeper Reefs, and The Open Sea. Photographic Details. Bibliography. Index. 128 pp. PLEASE ask for quote. View more info

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The Principles of Science Applied to the Domestic and Mechanic Arts, and to Manufactures and Agriculture

By: Potter, Alonzo

Price: $70.00 USD

Publisher: New York, Harper and Brothers: 1847

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 011448

Condition: Good


Brown cloth on boards. Previous owner's name. A broad essay on the subject. 444 pp. View more info

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Space (The Conquerors Series)

By: Rule, Leonard G

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: London, Max Parrish Ltd.: 1966

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 004164

Condition: Near Fine


Original blue cloth on boards. DJ very good. Newton, Einstein, Watson-Watt, Lovell, and the Astronaut (Gagarin). Edges rubbed and price tag. 108 pp. View more info

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Oddities of the Mineral World

By: Sanborn, William B.

Price: $25.00 USD

Publisher: N.Y., Van Nostrand Reinhold Company: 1976

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 003561

ISBN: 0-442-27346-0

Condition: Very Good


Original black cloth on boards with gilt spine titles. Previous owner's name blacked out. Edge spot. No other marks or damage. Collecting, Inclusions, Agate. Pseudomorphs, Luminescence, Concretions, Petrification, Caves, and Values are some of the subjects. 142 pp. with bibliography and index. View more info

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The Self-consistent Field for Molecules and Solids (Quantum Theory of Molecules and Solids, Volume 4)

By: Slater, John C.

Price: $240.00 USD

Publisher: N.Y., McGraw-Hill: 1974

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 005649

ISBN: 0-07-058038-3

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Original mustard cloth on boards. Half-title page excised, top corners bumped. No writing. Statistical Exchange Approximation and the Self-consistent Field; Dependence of Total Energy on Occupation Numbers; Spin-polarized Self-consistent Field; Self-consistent Potential for Molecules and Crystals; Multiple-scattering Cluster Method for Impurities and Complex Molecules; Alkali Halide Crystals; Energy Levels of Covalent and Partially Covalent Crystals; Ferromagnetism of Iron, Cobalt, and Nickel; Temperature Dependence of Ferromagnetism; Spin Waves and the Heisenberg Exchange; Antiferromagnet... View more info

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Some Shell-Heaps; Bulletin No. 47 (Anthropological Series No. 9)

By: Smith, H.I./ Wintemberg, W.J.

Price: $25.00 USD

Publisher: Ottawa, Dept. Of Mines/ National Museum: 1973

Edition: Facsimile Edition

Seller ID: 006692

Condition: Very Good


Original orange softcover perfect-bound book of 193 pp. A reprint of a 1929 publication. Previous owner's name in pencil, with no other writing or damage. Merigomish Harbour, and Quarry, Olding, Finlayson, and Pig Islands are explored. View more info

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The Paranormal; A Modern Perspective

By: Spencer, John

Price: $25.00 USD

Publisher: London, Hamlyn Publishing Group. Ltd.: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012353

ISBN: 0600574636

Condition: Very Good in Box


Black cloth on boards. Examines forces within, without, and beyond, from electrical interference to encounters with extra-terrestrials. 160 pp. with index. View more info

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The Cruise of Her Majesty's Ship "Challenger; Voyages Over Many Seas, Scenes in Many Lands

By: Spry, W. J .J.

Price: $80.00 USD

Publisher: St. John, N.B., R.A.H. Morrow: 1878

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 006414

Condition: Fair to Good


Original brown cloth with ship picture in gold on boards. Cracked hinges and several strained gutters glued. 34 small illustrations missing between pages 270-271, but all others present.. Exp;oration and observation of the oceans, their geography, and their inhabitants seem to be the goals of this project. The first cruise was off the west coast of Ireland, and the group returned to England 3 1/2 years later. 384 pp. plus catalog of Belford Brothers, Toronto. View more info

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Molecular and Cellular Basis of Antibody Formation; Proceedings of a Symposium Held in Prague on June 1-5, 1964

By: Sterzl, J. And Co-Workers (eds.)

Price: $40.00 USD

Publisher: Prague, Czechoslovak Academy of Sciences: 1965

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 007853

Condition: Very Good


Original green cloth on boards. Original owner's name (twice). Nature of Immunogenicity, Characterization of Antibodies, Inductive Phase and Primary Response in Antibody Formation, Nature of the Secondary Response in Antibody Formation and the Effect of Ionizing Radiation, and Theories on the Mechanism of Antibody Formation, Index of Authors, Subject Index. Heavy book will need extra postage. 683 pp. View more info

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The Rock Hound's Guide to New York State; Minerals, Fossils, and Artifacts (Signed)

By: Tervo, William A.

Price: $60.00 USD

Publisher: New York, Exposition Press, Inc.: 1967

Edition: First Edition Stated

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 010681

Condition: Very Good


Brown cloth on boards. Previous owner's name. Signed by Tervo opposite title. DJ has inch tear at top and small hole in spine. Clean and sound. Laid in is a card of rules and receipt for camping at Indian Mound Camping, R.D. 2, Conneautville, Pa. 148 pp. View more info

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Biology for Everyman (Two-volume Set)

By: Thomson, J. Arthur

Price: $25.00 USD

Publisher: London, J.M. Dent & Sons Limited: 1934

Edition: First - First Published 1934

Seller ID: 008212

Condition: Very Good


Original green cloth on boards. Previous owner's name with no other writing or damage. A textbook intended for any interested person. 1561 pp. in total. View more info

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The Atom

By: Thomson, Sir George

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: London, Oxford University Press: 1962

Edition: Sixth Edition

Seller ID: 008714

Condition: Very Good


Original black cloth on boards. The Home University Library of Modern Knowledge. Library bookplate but no stamps or other evidence. Very good dustjacket and clear plastic wrapper. Introduction to the atom and related topics. Clean. 228 pp. View more info

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Maritime Provinces Prehistory

By: Tuck, James A.

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: Ottawa, National Museums of Canada: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012346

ISBN: 0-660-10759-7

Condition: Very Good


Large softcover. Wide variety of artifacts from Maritime Prehistory. 102 pp. with index. View more info

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Physics

By: Wolfson, Richard/ Pasachoff, Jay M.

Price: $30.00 USD

Publisher: Harper Collins:

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 005653

ISBN: 0-673-52041-2

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Original colour photo of para-sailor above the clouds on laminated boards. Title page excised, with no other damage and no marks. Very heavy book will need extra postage. 1059 pp. plus Appendices. View more info

From Molecule to Man; The Explosion of Science

By: Young, J.Z./ Margerison, Tom (Eds.)

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: New York, Crown Publishers, Inc.: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012735

Condition: Good Plus


215 large pages enable striking enlargements. One gutter break required gluing to prevent separation. View more info