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Chemistry At The Centenary ( 1931 ) Meeting Of The British Association For The Advancement Of Science

By: N/A

Price: £13.64

Publisher: Cambridge, W. Heffer & Son Ltd: 1932

Seller ID: 12041

Condition: Very Good

Dark green blind stamped cloth, photo and figure illustrated. Spine ends sl. rubbed, pages edge sl. dusty. Else all pages very clean. Dust Jacket Condition, spine darkened, cover a bit dusty, 272pp. View more info

Tertia Pars Philosophiae, Seu Physica.

By: C. F. D'Abra De Raconis, Sacrae Theologiae Parisiensis Doctore Nauarrico, Concionatore & Eleemosynario Regio (Charles François d'abra de Raconis)

Price: £625.50

Publisher: Paris. Parisiis., Sumptibus Ioannis Iost, Via Iacobaeaad Insigne Spiritus Sancti.: 1637

Edition: Editio Sexta Correcta, et Emendata.

Seller ID: 13159

Condition: Very Good

Printed in Paris in 1637. Sixth Edition, revised and corrected. Text is in Latin. Size 6.5" x 4", 868 pages including index. Original binding of cream vellum, with brown titles seared onto the spine, original endpapers. Condition good-very good, vellum rubbed at edges and slightly marked, front cover has shrunk slightly. Minor water stain to first half of pages diminishes and does not affect clarity f text, minor old worm track to outer margin throughout, not affecting texts, else pages clean, texts sharp. Old owner's inscription to front free endpaper - Fr. usu Francisci Maradani - Nu... View more info

Journal of Researches into the Natural History and Geology of the Countries Visited during the Voyage of H. M.S. Beagle round the World under the Captain Fitz Roy, R.N

By: Darwin, Charles, M.A., F.R.S.

Price: £23.85

Publisher: George Routledge and Sons: 1891

Seller ID: 12055

Condition: Fair

Red cloth, frontis. Spine ene rubbed, cover & spine a bit grubby. Inner joint cracked, pastedowns spotted. Front endpaper missing. 381pp all in good condition. View more info

Science as History. The Story of Man's Technological Progress from Steam Engine to Satellite.

By: Gartmann, Heinz. [translated Alan G Readett]

Price: £8.10

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11985

Condition: Very Good

Red & green cloth, numerous photos and other illustrations. Spine ends rubbed, endpaper & half title page darkened, else all pages fine. Dust Jacket Condition: spine sl. faded, ends chipped, Not price clipped. 348pp View more info

Elementary Physiography : Being a Description of the Laws and Wonders of Nature

By: Gregory, Richard A

Price: £8.10

Publisher: London, Joseph Huges: 1894

Edition: Fourth Edition

Seller ID: 12083

Condition: Good

Gray Decorative Cloth with numerous original illustrations. presented to of H. E. Goodson of Royal College of Science London on pastedown. First prize Physiography, 1894, as always. Spine darkened, cover a bit grubby, inner joint cracked. 407pp, plus index, all pages in good condition. View more info

The Great Chemists

By: Holmyard, Eric John

Price: £12.15

Publisher: London, Methuen & Co: 1928

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12197

Condition: Very Good

Blue cloth, frontis. with the notes of H. E. Goodson of Royal College of Science London in the margins of the pages.Spine ends rubbed, else fine.138pp, 8pp publishers Catalogue. Dust Jacket Condition Spine darkened & chipped at spine ends. Top edge creased. View more info

Chemistry in its Application to Agriculture and Physiology

By: Liebig, Justus, Edited By Lyon Playfair

Price: £81.79

Publisher: Upper Gower-Street, Taylor & Walton.: 1842

Edition: Second Edition

Inscription: Inscribed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 12119

Condition: Good

Original green cloth. Inscribed By Author on endpaper to The chemistry society of London From Dr Playfair. Spine ends rubbed, spine faded, corners bumped, cover a bit grubby. Inner joint cracked, chemistry society of London stamp on endpaper & title page. 409pp, 16pp publishers catalogue, all in good condition View more info

Charles Darwin, The Naturalist as a Cultural Force

By: Sears, Paul B.

Price: £30.29

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10753

Condition: Good

From the Library of Sir John Mills and Mary Mills. Size 8¼" x 5½", 124 pages. Black cloth covered boards with Twentieth Century Library emblem on the front cover and gilt titles to the spine, patterned pastedowns and endpapers, rough cut page edge. Beige dustjacket with blue border and black titles. Book condition good, covers and spine grubby, edges and corners rubbed, contents clean. Dustjacket condition good, grubby esp spine, repaired tear bottom of spine, small piece missing top edge and back bottom inner corner, tiny holy front bottom outer corner, price clipped. View more info

Elements of Logic

By: Whately, Richard

Price: £17.05

Publisher: Longmans Green, Reader and Dyer: 1868

Seller ID: 12089

Condition: Good

Green blind stamped cloth. Spine ends rubbed, spine sl. darkened, corners bumped. Lacks front endpaper, top edge dusty. Some occasional spotting. Signature of H. E. Goodson of Royal College of Science London on pastedown, with his notes in margins.269pp, plus 32pp publishers catalogue. Reprinted from the ninth (octavo) edition. View more info