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Admiralty Handbook of Wireless Telegraphy (2 vols)

By: Anon

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London: HMSO, 1940:

Seller ID: 80080


3rd impression. Volume I: Magnetism and Electricity. Volume II: Wireless Telegraphy Theory. 4to (278 x 220 mm). Green cloth boards stamped in gilt on the spines and blind stamped on the upper panels. Cloth is marked and stained, but the contents are clean and tight. Good+ without dust-jackets. View more info

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A Realist Theory of Science

By: Bhaskar, Roy

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Leeds, Leeds Books: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 94783


First impression. 8vo. Pp 258. Blue cloth boards stamped in gilt on the spine. A clean, unmarked copy in a tight binding and unclipped dust jacket. The dust jacket shows overall rubbing and is a little worn at the extremities. View more info

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The Darwin Wars: How Stupid Genes Became Selfish Gods

By: Brown, Andrew

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, Simon & Schuster: 1999

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 93949


First printing. 8vo. Pp xiv + 241. Black cloth boards stamped in gilt on the spine. Previous owner's initials neatly in ink on the front free endpaper else a clean, unmarked copy in a tight binding and unclipped dust jacket. View more info

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A Short History Of Nearly Everything

By: Bryson, Bill

Price: £4.00

Publisher: London, Doubleday: 2003

Edition: Later printing

Seller ID: 93163


13th printing. 8vo. Pp xii + 515. Black cloth boards stamped in gilt on the spine. A clean, unmarked copy in a tight binding and unclipped dust jacket. View more info

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The Faber Book of Science

By: Carey, John

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London, Faber & Faber: 1995

Edition: First printing of this edition

Seller ID: 92909


First printing of this 8vo paperback edition. Pp xxvii + 528. Previous owner's initials neatly in ink on the front free endpaper else a clean, unmarked copy in printed wrappers. View more info

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What is This Thing Called Science? An assessment of the nature and status of science and its methods

By: Chalmers, A. F.

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Milton Keynes, Open University: 1985

Edition: Later printing

Seller ID: 94166


3rd printing of the 2nd edition of this 8vo paperback edition. Pp xix + 179. Previous owner's initials neatly in ink on the half-title and some yellowing to the text paper else a clean, unmarked copy in printed wrappers. View more info

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Modern Cosmogonies

By: Clerke, Agnes M.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Adam and Charles Black: 1905

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 87515


8vo. Pp vi + 287. Blue cloth boards stamped in gilt on the spine. Name and address in ink on the verso of the half-title else contents clean and tightly bound without dust-jacket. Light spotting to the book block edges. View more info

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The Golem: What Everyone should know about Science

By: Collins, Harry and Pinch, Trevor

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridge University Press: 1996

Edition: Later printing

Seller ID: 93514


3rd printing of this 8vo paperback edition published under the Canto imprint. Pp xvii + 164. A clean, unmarked copy in printed wrappers. View more info

Maps and their Makers: An Introduction to the History of Cartography

By: Crone, G. R.

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London: Hutchinson's University Library, 1953:

Seller ID: 8202


1st edition. 8vo. Pp 181. Grey cloth boards stamped in black on the spine. Near Very Good without dust-jacket. View more info

The View from Planet Earth: Man Looks at the Cosmos

By: Cronin, Vincent

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London, Collins: 1981

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 9496


1st edition. 8vo. Pp 348 +12pp monochrome half-tone plates. Blue cloth boards stamped in gilt on the spine. Very Good in Very Good dust-jacket. View more info

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What are the Seven Wonders of the World? - and other great cultural lists - fully described

By: D'Epiro, Peter and Pinkowish, Mary Desmond

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London, Metro: 2001

Edition: First UK edition

Seller ID: 93915


8vo. Pp xii + 404. Red cloth boards stamped in gilt on the spine. Previous owner's initials neatly in ink on the front free endpaper else a clean, unmarked copy in a tight binding and unclipped dust jacket. View more info

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The Blind Watchmaker

By: Dawkins, Richard

Price: £4.00

Publisher: London, Penguin: 1988

Edition: First printing of this edition

Seller ID: 92899


First printing of this trade paperback edition. Pp xvii + 332. Initials of ownership on the half-title else a clean, unmarked copy in printed wrappers. View more info

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River Out of Eden: A Darwinian View of Life

By: Dawkins, Richard

Price: £3.00

Publisher: London, Weidenfeld & Nicolson: 1995

Edition: Later printing

Seller ID: 93146


5th printing of this 8vo paperback edition. Pp xiii + 172. Previous owner's initials neatly in ink on the half-title else a clean, unmarked copy in printed wrappers. View more info

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The Calendar; the 5000-year Struggle to Align the Clock and the Heavens - and What Happened to the Missing Ten Days

By: Duncan, David Ewing

Price: £3.00

Publisher: London, Fourth Estate: 1999

Edition: First printing of this edition

Seller ID: 89874


1st printing of this small trade (125mm x176mm) paperback edition. Pp vii +360 with line drawings and b&w illustrations throughout the text. Light reading creases to the spine, else a clean, unmarked copy in printed wrappers. View more info

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The World Treasury of Physics, Astronomy and Mathematics

By: Ferris, Timothy (Ed)

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown: 1991

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 89368


8vo paperbacvk. Pp xv + 859. A clean, unmarked copy in printed wrappers. View more info

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Operating Manual for Spaceship Earth

By: Fuller, R. Buckmister

Price: £15.00

Publisher: New York, Pocket Books: 1971

Edition: Later printing

Seller ID: 95433


3rd printing of this mass market paperback edition. Pp 127. A clean, unmarked copy in printed wrappers - appears unread. View more info

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Principles of Geology

By: Gilluly, James, A.C. Waters and A.O. Woodford

Price: £7.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Freeman: 1959

Edition: Second edition

Seller ID: 90723


4to (255 x 180mm). Pp viii + 534 illustrated in b&w line and halftone throughout. Brown and lighter brown cloths on boards stamped in silver on black panels on the spine and upper board. A clean, unmarked copy in a tight binding without dust jacket. View more info

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Chaos: Making az New Science

By: Gleick, James

Price: £5.00

Publisher: New York, Penguin: 1988

Edition: First printing of this edition

Seller ID: 94003


First printing of this 8vo paperback edition. Pp xi + 352 + 8pp colour plates. Previous owner's initials neatly in ink on the first page else a clean, unmarked copy in printed wrappers. Just a touch of spotting to the book block edges. View more info

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How Babies Think: The Science of Childhood

By: Gopnik, Alison, Meltzoff, Andrew & Kuhl, Patricia

Price: £4.00

Publisher: London, Weidenfeld & Nicolson: 1999

Edition: First printing of this edition

Seller ID: 93911


First printing of this 8vo paperback edition. Pp xv + 279. Previous owner's initials neatly in ink on the half-title else a clean, unmarked copy in printed wrappers - appears unread. View more info

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Audels Handy Book of Practical Electricity with Wiring Diagrams: Ready Reference for Professional Electricians, Students and All Electrical Workers

By: Graham, Frank D.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: New York, Theo Audel: 1946

Edition: Sixth impression

Seller ID: 87759


8vo. Pp 1440. Flexible black leatherette stamped in gilt on the spine and blind stamped on the upper panel. Name in ink on the front fly-leaf and written in ink on the ffe is the notation: 34/- paid cash 1956. Very special book, only a few perhaps 6 in Gt Britain. Otherwise contents clean and tightly bound without dust-jacket. View more info