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First Book in Astronomy, Adapted to the Use of Common Schools, Blake, J. L.
61 Blake, J. L. First Book in Astronomy, Adapted to the Use of Common Schools
Boston Gould, Kendall and Lincoln 1843 Hardcover Good 
Boston: Gould, Kendall and Lincoln, 1843. Published 1843. Illustrated thoughout with steel plate engravings, with eight plates including the moon and planets. Blue printed hardcover with black cloth spine, 120 pages. Covers chipped and worn around the edges, rear hinge cracked, text block sound, pages age-toned with occasional foxing, name in pencil on front blank, no other markings.. Hard Cover. Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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Phase-Locked Loops: Application to Coherent Receiver Design, Blanchard, Alain
62 Blanchard, Alain Phase-Locked Loops: Application to Coherent Receiver Design
Melbourne, Florida, U.S.A. Krieger Pub Co 1976 0471079413 / 9780471079415 Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
Melbourne, Florida, U.S.A.: Krieger Pub Co, 1976. Very clean copy. Tan cloth, 389 pages, dustjacket. Near fine in near fine, mylar protected dustjacket, no names or other markings.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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National Health Insurance and Health Resources : The European Experience, Blanpain, Jan. With Luc Delesie and Hemran Nys
63 Blanpain, Jan. With Luc Delesie and Hemran Nys National Health Insurance and Health Resources : The European Experience
Cambridge, Massachusetts USA Harvard University Press 1978 0674269551 / 9780674269552 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
Cambridge, Massachusetts USA: Harvard University Press, 1978. First edition, 1978. Navy cloth with gilt spine lettering, 294 pages with extensive index, includes dustjacket. The book is in very good condition with foxed top edge, some foxing along its extreme cover edges, sound text block, good hinges, tiny name printed atop right corner front free endpaper, otherwise clean pages with no other markings. The mylar protected dustjacket is not corner clipped and is also in very good condition with some light overall surface rubbing mostly apparent due to its white background. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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James W. Davis : North Carolina Surgeon, Blythe, LeGette.  Foreword By Johnson J. Hayes
64 Blythe, LeGette. Foreword By Johnson J. Hayes James W. Davis : North Carolina Surgeon
Charlotte, North Carolina William Loftin Publishers 1956 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Good Signed
Charlotte, North Carolina: William Loftin Publishers, 1956. First edition [1956]. Inspirational story of a physician from North Carolina, illustrated in black and white. Inscribed by the author to Dr. E. Roper Samuel, friend of the subject, with credit for assistance with the book, on the front free endpaper. Black cloth, 227 pages, printed dustjacket. Some edgewear and light spotting to the covers, good hinges, sound text block, clean pages with no other names or markings, endpapers unevenly age-toned. The mylar protected dustjacket is corner-clipped and has quite a bit of edgewear and overall rubbing, a few tiny chips and tears, little paper loss overall. . Inscribed by The Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Smithsonian Report 1872, Board of Regents of Smithsonian Institution
65 Board of Regents of Smithsonian Institution Smithsonian Report 1872
Washington, D.C. Smithsonian Institution 1873 Hardcover Very Good No 
Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Institution, 1873. Published 1973. Carnation linen cloth, gilt spine lettering, 456 pages with extensive index. The book is in very good condition with conspicuous edgewear including rubbed corners and spine ends, faded and slightly scruffed overall surface, sound text block, good hinges, clean pages with no names or other markings. This report begins with interpretation of the Will of Smithson, who bequeathed the institution to the United States, and follows with a set of articles as varied as the Principles of Crystallography to Ancient Aboriginal Trade in North America. Also includes the Annual Report of the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution Showing the Operations, Expenditures, and Condition of the Intstitution for the Year 1872: 42nd Congress, 3rd Session, House of Representatives, Mis. Doc. No. 107. . Hard Cover. Very Good/No. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Vertical Gardening: Climbing Plants, Hanging Plants, Trellises, Wall Plantings, Terraces, Steep Banks, Window Boxes, Boisset, Caroline
66 Boisset, Caroline Vertical Gardening: Climbing Plants, Hanging Plants, Trellises, Wall Plantings, Terraces, Steep Banks, Window Boxes
New York, New York, U.S.A. Grove Press 1988 1555842526 / 9781555842529 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
New York, New York, U.S.A.: Grove Press, 1988. First edition, first printing, 1988. Generously illustrated throughout in color. Forest green cloth with gilt spine lettering, 143 pages, illustrated dustjacket. The book is in very good condition with some edgewear including lightly rubbed corners and spine ends, sound text block, good hinges, clean pages with no names or other markings. The mylar protected dustjacket is not priceclipped and is also in very good condition. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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67 Bolles, Edmund Blair (editor) Galileo's Commandment: 2,500 Years of Great Science Writing
New York, New York, U.S.A. W H Freeman & Co 1999 0716736934 / 9780716736936 First Paperback Edition Paperback Very Good 
New York, New York, U.S.A.: W H Freeman & Co, 1999. First softcover edition 1999, a thick book of 485 pages. Minimal shelf rubbing, otherwise about new condition with no names or other markings. Collection of important scientific writings by Asimov, Mach, Piaget, Gould, Chomsky, Bacon, Galileo, da Vinci, Darwin, Pavlov, Newton, Curie, Sagan, Smoot, Kepler, Huxley, Russell, Heisenberg, Feynman, Einstein, Carson, many more. . First Paperback Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Seals and Sea Lions of the World, Bonner, Nigel W.
68 Bonner, Nigel W. Seals and Sea Lions of the World
New York, New York, U.S.A. Facts on File Publications 1994 0816029555 / 9780816029556 First Edition Hardcover Fine Fine 
New York, New York, U.S.A.: Facts on File Publications, 1994. First edition, first printing. Hardcover in color illustrated dustjacket. Fine condition, firm binding, very clean pages with no names or other markings, dustjacket in mylar protector.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Philosophical and Critical Inquiries Concerning Christianity, Bonnet, M. Charles.  Translated By John Lewis Boissier
69 Bonnet, M. Charles. Translated By John Lewis Boissier Philosophical and Critical Inquiries Concerning Christianity
Philadelphia W. W. Woodward 1803 Hardcover Poor 
Philadelphia: W. W. Woodward, 1803. Published 1803. A philosophical view of Christianity by a Swiss gentleman who was a metaphysician, philosopher and explorer of nature, but not a cleric. Full calf with red spine label, 304 pages. Front cover and free endpapers absent, frontis has some edge chipping and a long closed tear near the inner margin which does not affect the printed area, occasional light foxing, a bit heavier at the beginning and end of the book. Text block sound with no loosened pages, pages clean with no names or other markings. Reading copy, or binding copy.. Hard Cover. Poor. 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall. 
Price: 85.00 USD
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Complete Boating Guide to the Connecticut River, Borton, Mark C.
70 Borton, Mark C. Complete Boating Guide to the Connecticut River
Easthampton, MA Countryman Press for The Connecticut River Watershed Council 1986 0961637102 / 9780961637101 First Edition Paperback Very Good 
Easthampton, MA: Countryman Press for The Connecticut River Watershed Council, 1986. Stated first printing, 1986. Softcover, fully illustrated. Light edgewear, firm binding, clean pages with no names or other markings.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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The Accidents of Human Life; with Hints for Their Prevention, or the Removal of Their Consequences, Bosworth, Newton
71 Bosworth, Newton The Accidents of Human Life; with Hints for Their Prevention, or the Removal of Their Consequences
London Printed for Lackington, Allen, and Co., Temple of the Muses, Finsbury-Square 1813 First Edition Hardcover Fair 
London: Printed for Lackington, Allen, and Co., Temple of the Muses, Finsbury-Square, 1813. First edition, 1813. Illustrated book cautioning about and providing advice on accidents, mainly from fire and water, illustrated with five (of six) engraved plates. Includes: directions of how to escape from a burning house; how to put out fires; means of raising bodies from the water; means "of restoring to Life, Persons apparently drowned, or suffocated"; shipwrecks and means of deliverance; life-boats; dangerous sports; Crichton's bed and frame for removing wounded persons; gunpowder and fire-arms; swallowing bones; "catching cold"; thunder storms; much more. Plates include Daniel's Life Preserver from Shipwreck, Bathing &c.; Fire Escape; Dr. Cogan's Drags; Mr. Miller's apparatus for raising the Bodies of Persons sunk under Water; Apparatus from the Royal Humane Society for reviving persons apparently drowned or suffocated. Tan paper covered boards, 16 cm tall, uncut edges, 209 plus eight pages of publisher's ads. Covers age-toned and rubbed, front cover detached but present, spine covering effectively rubbed away, text block sound with a bit of separation between two of the gatherings, portion of front free endpaper clipped, fairly faint dampstains to rear free endpaper and Plate V, sixth plate absent. Intriguing look at early nineteenth century safety.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fair. 24mo - over 5" - 5" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 285.00 USD
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Description and Sampling of Contaminated Soils: A Field Guide, Boulding, J. Russell
72 Boulding, J. Russell Description and Sampling of Contaminated Soils: A Field Guide
Chelsea, Michigan, U.S.A. Lewis Pub 1994 1566700507 / 9781566700504 Hardcover Very Good 
Chelsea, Michigan, U.S.A.: Lewis Pub, 1994. Second revised edition [1994]. Glazed pictorial hardcover, no dustjacket as issued. Very good conditoin with some very minor shelfwear and a bit of light shelf soil to the white background, firm binding, very clean pages with no names or other markings.. Hard Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 
Price: 135.00 USD
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My Garden in Autumn and Winter, Bowles, E. A.
73 Bowles, E. A. My Garden in Autumn and Winter
New York Dodge Publishing Company 1915 Hardcover Fair No 
New York: Dodge Publishing Company, 1915. Undated [1915]. Part of the "My Garden" series. Attractively bound but internally foxed. Illustrated throughout with plates of flowers, trees and landscape settings, in both color and in black and white. Light green cloth with color illustration mounted on the front cover, lettering and additional decoration in gilt, white and green, top edge gilt, 272 pages. Covers lightly rubbed at the edges with some subtle darkening to the spine, good hinges, sound text block, light to moderate foxing to text pages throughout, with most near the beginning of the book, plates clean and without foxing, pages clean and free from names or other markings.. Hard Cover. Fair/No. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 
Price: 110.00 USD
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Curiosities for the Ingenious: Selected from the Most Authentic Treasures of Nature, Science and Art, Biography, History and General Literature, Boys, Thomas
74 Boys, Thomas Curiosities for the Ingenious: Selected from the Most Authentic Treasures of Nature, Science and Art, Biography, History and General Literature
London Thomas Boys 1821 First Edition Hardcover Fair 
London: Thomas Boys, 1821. First edition, 1821. Covers a wide variety of topics, meant to amuse as much as educate. Illustrated with 12 plates on 11 pages (11 & 12 share one page), this copy lacks plate 7. Three quarter brown leather over marbled boards, black spine label, 192 pages. Covers rubbed with the joints split, covers held in place by old linen tape internally covering the hinges, text block otherwise sound but not tight, pages age-toned but clean with occasional foxing, gift notation from 1841 on front free endpaper, armorial bookplate of William Farran Esq. on front pastedown.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fair. 24mo - 5" - 5" Tall. First Edition. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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Machine Design, Bradford, Louis J. and Paul B. Eaton
75 Bradford, Louis J. and Paul B. Eaton Machine Design
New York John Wiley and Sons, Inc. 1926 First Edition Hardcover Very Good No 
New York: John Wiley and Sons, Inc., 1926. First edition, 1926. Includes multiple equations, clear diagrams and a handful of black and white machine illustrations. Chocolate brown cloth with blindstamped publisher's emblem on the cover, gilt spine lettering and decoration, 249 pages with index. The book is in very good condition with lightly rubbed spine ends and corners, sound text block, good hinges, name and address atop left corner of front pastedown, otherwise clean pages with no names or other markings.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First Edition. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Observations on Albumen, and some Other Animal Fluids; with Remarks on Their Analysis By Electro-Chemical Decomposition, Brande, William
76 Brande, William Observations on Albumen, and some Other Animal Fluids; with Remarks on Their Analysis By Electro-Chemical Decomposition
London Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London 1809 First Edition Paperback Very Good 
London: Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London, 1809. First edition. Article extracted from the annual proceedings of the Royal Society, not a reprint, and printed on paper with uncut edges. Includes a section on mucus and the composition of liquid albumen, and observations on other animal fluids includiing albumen, including saliva, mucus of the oyster, mucus of the trachea, bile, milk, and amniotic fluid. Includes pages 373-384. Nice, clean copy free from any chips or tears other than some minor such wear to the outer edges, a clean and mostly unopened copy.. First Edition. Disbound. Very Good. 4to (28 cm x 23 cm). First Edition. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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77 Bridgeman, Thomas The American Kitchen-Gardener, Containing Complete Practical Directions for the Cultivation of Culinary Vegetables and Herbs, Together with Instruction for Forcing or Forwarding Vegetables Out of the Ordinary Season
New York William Wood & Co. 1867 Hardcover Good No 
New York: William Wood & Co., 1867. Published 1867. Hard to find guide for growing herbs and vegetables for home consumption, illustrated with engravings. Brown cloth with gilt spine lettering, 152 pages, advertisement for vegetable and flower seeds (Henry R. Dreer Co.) mounted to front pastedown. Covers heavily rubbed and spotted, corners and spine ends lightly frayed, internally better with good hinges, sound text block, clean pages with a name and town written boldly on the preliminary blank, no other markings. Externally fair, internally very good.. Half-Leather. Good/No. 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall. 
Price: 185.00 USD
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Waveforms, Britton Chance, Vernon Hughes, Edward F. MacNichol, David Sayre, Frederic S. Williams
78 Britton Chance, Vernon Hughes, Edward F. MacNichol, David Sayre, Frederic S. Williams Waveforms
New York Dover Publications 1965 Paperback Very Good 
New York: Dover Publications, 1965. Softcover reprint dated 1965 from the original 1949 edition. Sturdy softcover, 785 pages plus publisher's catalogue bound in at rear. Very light shelfwear, binding firm, pages very clean and free from names or other markings.. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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Elements of Meteorology, with Questions and Examination Designed for Schools and Academies, Brocklesby, John
79 Brocklesby, John Elements of Meteorology, with Questions and Examination Designed for Schools and Academies
New York Pratt, Oakley & Company 1859 Hardcover Fair 
New York: Pratt, Oakley & Company, 1859. Tenth edition, revised and enlarged (1859). Heavily worn copy. Instruction in nineteenth century meteorology, including such eye-opening phenomena as ball lightning and electric fog. Illustrated with engravings. Brown cloth, 268 pages plus publisher's ads. Covers worn, spotted and frayed at the extremities binding sound, pages foxed and dampstained but fully legible throughout, chips to front free endpaper and lower corner of title page, name and 1862 date on front free endpaper. Reading copy.. Hard Cover. Fair. 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Fusion: Science, Politics and the Invention of a New Energy Source, Bromberg, Joan Lisa
80 Bromberg, Joan Lisa Fusion: Science, Politics and the Invention of a New Energy Source
Cambridge, Massachusetts MIT Press 1982 0262021803 / 9780262021807 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
Cambridge, Massachusetts: MIT Press, 1982. First edition [1982] of this history of the American magnetic fusion program from its inception in 1951 under the auspices of the Atomic Energy Commission through its reformulation in 1978 under the Department of Energy. Includes the possibilities and limitations set by science and by politics. Illustrated with diagrams in black and white. Red cloth lettered in white, 344 pages, printed dustjacket. The book looks and feels new, with no names or other markings. The mylar protected dustjacket has some very light shelf soil, tiny edge chips/closed tears and a tiny tape repair at the bottom of the front panel, almost no paper loss.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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