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The Astro Quest Star Finder.

By: Astronomy.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Glenn Ellen, CA, Glen Ellen Scientific Co.: 1970

Seller ID: 5936

Condition: Very Good condition


Seven pieces, never assembled, including packet of plastic holding devices for the Star Finder, and the Star Finder Telescope. Also includes 4 printed, folded sheet of directions, time zone map, etc. All very low tech, but very cool. View more info

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A Guide to the Constellations.

By: BARTON, SAMUEL G. AND WM. H. BARTON.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: N.Y., McGraw-Hill: 1928

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 8273

Condition: Near Fine condition


2nd Impression. 74 pp.; folio; burgundy cloth lettered and ruled in gitl front cover; illustrated with 12 full page charts, January to December; drawings; photographs. A bright copy with very minor wear. View more info

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Finger Print, Civil Service Examination Instruction.

By: Bergen, Harry and John Keeley.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Chicago, University of Applied Science: 1920

Seller ID: 4068

Condition: Very Good condition


18 leaves printed on one side, plus [1] advertisement; stapled gray wrappers printed in black. Wrappers moderately soiled, foxed at extremities; small ownership stamp top leading corner front cover; scattered foxing to foredge.250 questions and answers; answers to questions asked at Civil Service Examinations and practice questions and answers on the Henry System, etc. View more info

Brunel. The Life and Times of Isambard Kingdom Brunel.

By: Buchanan, R. Angus.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London & N.Y., Hambledon & London: 2002

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 8004

ISBN: 185285331X

Condition: Fine condition in Fine jacket


294 pp., incl. notes, bibliography, index; 22 plate illustrations, chiefly photographs; 11 text illustrations, maps.The story of the great engineer who played a leading role in the transport revolution of the 19th century. View more info

The Mongol in Our Midst. A Study of Man and His Three Faces.

By: Crookshank, F. G., M. D.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: N.Y., Dutton: 1924

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 5351

Condition: Very Good condition


123 pp., frontis;16mo; blue cloth with paper title label on cover & spine; without dust jacket. Very ligh cover wear, spine slightly darkened; ownership name in pencil on front endpaper [De Voss]. One of the many titles in the To-day and To-morrow SeriesFrancis Graham Crookshank (1873, Wimbledon – 27 October 1933, Wimpole Street) was a British epidemiologist, and a medical and psychological writer. Crookshank was educated at University College London, and train... View more info

The Formation of Vegetable Mould Through the Action of Worms with Observations on Their Habits.

By: Darwin, Charles.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: N.Y., D. Appleton and Co.: 1900

Edition: Authorized Edition

Seller ID: 6459

Condition: Very Good condition


326 pp., incl. index; 8vo; red cloth, spine lettered in gilt. With text illustrations. Fading to spine; owner's signature in corner of front pastedown, else a solid copy. View more info

The Formation of Vegetable Mould Through the Action of Worms with Observations on Their Habits.

By: Darwin, Charles.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: N.Y., D. Appleton and Co.: 1900

Edition: Authorized Edition

Seller ID: 6646

Condition: Very Good condition


326 pp., incl. index; 8vo; red cloth, spine lettered in gilt. With text illustrations. Fading to spine; owner's signature in corner of front pastedown, else a solid copy. View more info

The Expression of the Emotions in Man and Animals.

By: Darwin, Charles.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: N.Y., D. Appleton and Co.: 1899

Edition: Authorized Edition

Seller ID: 6665

Condition: Very Good condition


372 pp., incl. index; 8vo; red cloth, spine lettered in gilt.; with photographic and other illustrations. Fading to spin; light rubbing top of spine; small ownership name top corner front pastedown. View more info

The Life and Letters of Charles Darwin. Including an Autobiographical Chapter. (Two Volumes, complete).

By: Darwin, Charles; Edited by his son Francis Darwin.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: N.Y., D. Appleton and Co.: 1899

Edition: Authorized Edition

Seller ID: 6460

Condition: Very Good condition


558 & 562 pp., incl. index; 8vo; red cloth, spine lettered in gilt. With text illustrations. Fading to spines and across 1.25" of top edge volume 2; owner's signature in corners of front pastedowns. View more info

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A Guide to Amateur Rocketry (cover title).

By: de Shazo, T. E.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Fort Sill, OK, U. S. Army Artillery and Missile School: (1958)

Seller ID: 7663

Condition: Very Good condition


52 pp.; printed, stapled yellow wrappers; diagrams, mathmatical calculations throughout. Handstamp of Information Section, Headquarters Sixth U. S. Army, Presidio of San Francisco, on front cover. View more info

[2 volumes] U.S. Dept of Agriculture Yearbook of Agriculture 1934 & 1935.

By: Eisenhower, Milton S. & Arthur P. Chew.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Washington, DC, GPO: 1934,1935

Seller ID: 6652

Condition: Very Good condition


Green cloth, lettered in black; illustrated with photographs, tables. Corners bumped, minor wear. View more info

Quantum Mechanics.

By: Mandl, F.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Butterworths: 1957

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 7661

Condition: Very Good condition


267 pp.; tall 8vo; green cloth lettered in gilt. Ownership name & address stamp on front pastedown, top & bottom edges, else a fresh copy. View more info

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Science in the Age of Space.

By: POSIN, DR. DAN Q.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Chicago, Quadrangle Books: 1965

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 8271

Condition: Fine condition in Very Good dust jacket, in protective mylar wrap


271 pp., incl. index; 8vo; cloth in pictorial jacket; illustrated with photographs, charts, and drawings. Jacket with chips and closed tears at edges, top of spine, rear bottom edge. Appears to be quite scarce.Before Carl Sagan and Neil deGrasse Tyson, there was Dan Q. Posin, DePaul University physics professor, an elfin mustachioed man prancing around a barren television studio, telling fascinating stories about atoms, comets, galaxies, and space travel. (from S... View more info

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Lecture series in nuclear physics.

By: U.S. ATOMIC ENERGY COMMISSION: E. M. MCMILLAN, E. SEGRE, E. TELLER, F. BLOCH, ET AL .

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Washington, DC, GPO: 1947

Seller ID: 8275

Condition: Good Condition


At head of tile: United States Atomic Energy Commission Oak Ridge Operations. 132 pp.; 4to; printed, stapled gray wrappers; illustrated with diagrams, mathmatical computations. Stamp of R. K. Wakerling top front corner. Top of spine chipped; light wear at corners, light tanning to extremities; faint stain along spine rear cover. View more info

Ages in Chaos.

By: Velikovsky, Immanuel.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: N.Y., Doubleday: 1952

Edition: Later Printing

Seller ID: 5881

Condition: Near Fine condition in Fine jacket, in mylar wrap


8vo; cloth, with a line of moderate browning running along fron pastedown at hinge. In dust jacket protected under older mylar wrap.A reconstruction of ancient history from the Exodus to King Akhnaton. View more info

Forestry Handbook, Second Edition.

By: Wenger, Karl F., editor.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: N.Y., John Wiley & Sons: 1984

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 6847

ISBN: 0471062278

Condition: Fine condition


1335 pp., includes index; 8vo; red cloth lettered in gilt; illustrated with maps, chart, tables. View more info

Image for {4 IITEMS) Scientific American, March 1935; Vol. 152, Number 3 [cover, "Einstein Proving the Principle of Equivalence"] Together with: The World as I See It; Relativity, the Special and General Theory, a popular exposition; Out of My Later Years.

{4 IITEMS) Scientific American, March 1935; Vol. 152, Number 3 [cover, "Einstein Proving the Principle of Equivalence"] Together with: The World as I See It; Relativity, the Special and General Theory, a popular exposition; Out of My Later Years.

By: [ALBERT EINSTEIN] MUNN, ORSON D., EDITOR.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: N.Y., Munn & Company: 1935

Seller ID: 6167

Condition: Good Condition


168 pp.; original stapled wrappers with photograph of Albert Einstein on cover, captioned: "Einstein Proving the Principle of Equivalence"; ex- Exploratorium Library, with their handstamp on front cover, and library white tape reinforcement at top and bottom of spine; rubbing abrasion top half of front cover at margin near spine; moderate soil to white wrappers.The World as I See It in wrappers with some pen underline; Relativity, a Bonanza hardcover in j... View more info