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Image for AIDN - INLA, Nuclear Inter Jura ‘91. Nuclear Law and Nuclear Energy for the future. Bath, England. September 1991. Some papers in French or German.

AIDN - INLA, Nuclear Inter Jura ‘91. Nuclear Law and Nuclear Energy for the future. Bath, England. September 1991. Some papers in French or German.

By: N/A

Price: £30.00

Publisher: INLA 1991 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 72754


Size 5.75 x 8.25 inches. In white limp card covers with green borders and black lettering to front. In very good condition. A clean and tight copy. Unpaginated. Each paper has an individual number and paragraph numbers at top of page. Papers from the bi-ennial congress of the International Nuclear Law Association, some in French or German. View more info

Image for Colour Measurement and Mixture. Romance of Science Series. With numerous illustrations.

Colour Measurement and Mixture. Romance of Science Series. With numerous illustrations.

By: ABNEY, Captain W de W.:

Price: £20.00

Publisher: SPCK. London. 1891 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 63055


8vo. In green cloth covers with gilt to spine and front. Vignette of instrument to front. Patterned endpapers. In very good condition. Spine slightly darkened. Small marks to covers. Owner’s inscription to front endpaper, dated 1895. Owner’s name stamp to front endpaper and main title page. Slight browning to endpapers. Else a clean and tight copy. 207pp. With b/w illustrations, diagrams and tables. Late 19th century science book. View more info

Image for Time and Tide. A Romance of the Moon. Romance of Science Series. Being two lectures delivered in the theatre of the London Institution on the afternoons of November 19 and 26, 1888. SIGNED by Author

Time and Tide. A Romance of the Moon. Romance of Science Series. Being two lectures delivered in the theatre of the London Institution on the afternoons of November 19 and 26, 1888. SIGNED by Author

By: BALL, Sir R.S.:

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London. SPCK. 1889:

Seller ID: 59515


8vo. In illustrated brown cloth covers with gilt to spine and front. Decorated endpapers. In very good condition. Spine slightly darkened. Mild foxing to edges. Slight browning to endpapers. Pencil marks and notes in margins throughout with notes to blank pages front and back, and half title page. Includes “From the Author”. Else a clean and tight copy. 192pp. With b/w illustrations. Lectures on the Moon and its effect on the tides with some theories as to its origin... View more info

The Instructor, or Young Man’s Best Companion. Containing Spelling, Reading, Writing, Arithmetic &c... In this work is Also Given A Compendium of the Sciences of Geography and Astronomy, And some Useful Interest-Tables. The Twenty-Eighth Edition, Corrected and Improved.

By: FISHER, George;

Price: £50.00

Publisher: J. Johnson, G.G. and J. Robinson, R. Baldwin... &c. London. 1798:

Seller ID: 74677


Size 4 x 7 inches. In full tree calf leather binding, gilt banding to spine. In very good condition. Boards cracked at hinges. Endpapers have some wax-seal/stamps. Neat inscription rear of frontis. Some light staining to corners of plates. Else inside pages clean and tight throughout. 346pp. 6 engraved plates. (including frontis and folding plate). View more info

Image for British Manufactures. British Manufactures. Series IV

British Manufactures. British Manufactures. Series IV

By: George DODD

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Charles Knight, 1845:

Seller ID: 72619


Bound in original light brown cloth, blind stamp, with gilt on spine. Chapters include: Marble & Stone work, Glass manufacture, Carpet manufacture, Floor-cloth manufacture, Piano-forte manufacture, Watch and clock manufacture & Cabinet manufacture. In very good condition. Some minor rubbing on edges, with corners a little bumped. Small inscription on front endpaper. Inside generally clean & tight. Size 6 x 4 inches iv, 218pp numerous illustrations. View more info

Image for The Atomic Complex. A Worldwide Political History of Nuclear Energy. Substantially revised and updated from the original French edition, Le Complexe Atomique. Signed copy.

The Atomic Complex. A Worldwide Political History of Nuclear Energy. Substantially revised and updated from the original French edition, Le Complexe Atomique. Signed copy.

By: GOLDSCHMIDT, BERTRAND:

Price: £40.00

Publisher: American Nuclear Society. 1982 1st USA edition.:

Seller ID: 72775


Size 6.25 x 9.25 inches. In illustrated hard card covers with matching dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; slightly rubbed and creased along top edge. Not price clipped). Mild foxing to edges. Author’s neat inscription to half title page, dated ‘82. Relevant letter loose inside. Else a clean and tight copy. 479pp. The author was a French chemist, and is considered one of the fathers of the French atomic bomb, which was tested for the ... View more info

Image for The Applications of Physical Forces. Translated from the French by Mrs Lockyer and Edited by J. Norman Lockyer. With Coloured Plates and Illustrations.

The Applications of Physical Forces. Translated from the French by Mrs Lockyer and Edited by J. Norman Lockyer. With Coloured Plates and Illustrations.

By: GUILLEMIN, Amedee: LOCKYER, Norman:

Price: £68.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan & Co., 1877 1st English Edition:

Seller ID: 79576


Hardback, approx 10 x 7 inches. In full red calf leather binding, raised banding to spine; with gilt lettering & decorations, gilt decorative edging to boards. Marbled endpapers and page edges. Fine Binding by “Relfe Brothers, London.” In very good condition. Some minor rubbing to corners, edges of boards a little darkened, some heavier darkening on rear side with minor scratch to board edge. A couple of minor spots to endpapers, neat inscription to front... View more info

Image for The Aerial World: A Popular Account of the Phenomena and Life of the Atmosphere. With Eight “Chromoxylographic” Plates, A Map, and Numerous Woodcuts. New Edition.

The Aerial World: A Popular Account of the Phenomena and Life of the Atmosphere. With Eight “Chromoxylographic” Plates, A Map, and Numerous Woodcuts. New Edition.

By: HARTWIG, DR. G.:

Price: £60.00

Publisher: London. Longmans, Green & Co. 1892:

Seller ID: 76728


Hardback. Size approx 9 x 6 inches. In full decorative brown calf-leather binding and dark green morocco leather spine label. Raised banding, extensive gilt decoration and lettering to spine. Gilt edging and inner dentelles to boards. Marbled endpapers and page edges. Gilt vignette to front “Summerfield”. In very good condition. Boards rubbed and extremities quite worn. Spine faded and rubbed, fading and rubbing to edges of boards and to rear. Light scratches... View more info

Image for Practical Plane Geometry. Giving the simplest modes of constructing figures contained in one plane and geometrical construction on the ground. Weale’s Scientific and Technical Series. Third edition.

Practical Plane Geometry. Giving the simplest modes of constructing figures contained in one plane and geometrical construction on the ground. Weale’s Scientific and Technical Series. Third edition.

By: HEATHER, J.F.:

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London. Crosby Lockwood and Son. 1890 3rd edition.:

Seller ID: 64937


8vo. In beige cloth covers with black lettering to spine and front. Advertisements to endpapers. In very good condition. Spine slightly darkened. Slight handling marks. Mild foxing to edges. Neat inscription to first blank page, dated 1899. Else a clean and tight copy. 172pp. 48pp cat at back. With diagrams in text. “The objects of the work have been to give such a course of Practical Plane Geometry as shall enable candidates perfectly to master the constructions given... View more info

Image for Electrical Installations Of Electric Light, Power, Traction and Industrial Electrical Machinery. A New Edition Revised and Enlarged. In Five Volumes.

Electrical Installations Of Electric Light, Power, Traction and Industrial Electrical Machinery. A New Edition Revised and Enlarged. In Five Volumes.

By: KENNEDY, RANKIN:

Price: £55.00

Publisher: London, The Caxton Publishing Co., 1909 New Edition:

Seller ID: 79140


5 vols. Hardbacks, 10 x 7 inches. Green cloth covers with gilt lettering to spines and black lettering to fronts; with printed decorative designs to fronts and spines. In very good conditions. Spines slightly faded, slightly rubbed at ends and corners, some minor rubbing to leading edges of boards on front, and some light soiling patches on rear edges. Endpapers darkened, some minor handling marks else inside pages and plates all very clean and tight. With over 1000 Dia... View more info

Image for The Chemical Catechism, With Tables, Notes, Illustrations and Experiments. The Tenth Edition, Corrected, enlarged...

The Chemical Catechism, With Tables, Notes, Illustrations and Experiments. The Tenth Edition, Corrected, enlarged...

By: PARKES, Samuel;

Price: £100.00

Publisher: London, Baldwin, Cradock and Joy. 1822 10th:

Seller ID: 77526


Hardback, 8.5 x 5.5 inches. In full calf leather binding - “tree-calf” boards, red leather spine label lettered in gilt with raised banding to spine. Plain endpapers. In very good condition. Contemporary (later) leather to spine, professionally re-bound with original leather boards, and new endpapers. Frontis and title page slightly darkened, some mild spots and light darkening to inner pages, a couple of neat pencil notations. Else a very clean and tight cop... View more info

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Radio-Activity

By: RUTHERFORD, E.:

Price: £200.00

Publisher: Cambridge, University Press, 1904 1st:

Seller ID: 78775


Hardback, 9 x 5.5 inches. Green pebbled cloth covers with gilt lettering to spine and front, and blind embossed decorative horizontal banding to boards. In very good condition. Some minor rubbing to corners, edges and ends of spine. Spine faded. A couple of minor marks to cloth. Endpapers darkened. Some minor tanning to pages, else a very clean and tight copy. A very rare 1st edition of a vitally important new science. 399pp. With b&w graphs and diagrams. View more info

Image for Voluntary Controlled Alveolar Hyperventilation in Man. Thesis for Degree of M.D.

Voluntary Controlled Alveolar Hyperventilation in Man. Thesis for Degree of M.D.

By: STODDART, Joseph Charles;

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Newcastle STODDART, Joseph Charles; Aug 1965:

Seller ID: 77091


Hardback. 10 x 8 inches. Gilt lettering to front. Typed pages. Original Thesis. In very good condition. Pages clean and tight. 113pp. Loose original b&w photographs at front. View more info

Iceland Papers. Volume 1. Scientific Results of Cambridge Expeditions to Iceland, 1932-38.

By: VARIOUS,; Personnel of Cambridge Iceland Expeditions;

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press 1939 1st thus:

Seller ID: 74428


Size approx 7 x 10 inches. In light green cloth with gilt to spine. In very good condition. Some darker handling marks to cover. Pages and print varies as different papers taken from seperate/previous publications. Otherwise a very clean and tight copy. Various paginations. With various maps and illustrations. View more info

Image for Catalogue of W.F. Stanley & Co. Limited Manufacturers of Surveying, Mathematical, Drawing, Optical and Scientific Instruments, and Drawing Office Stationers and Furnishers. Est. 1853. Thirty Second “P” Edition, Copyright. With 1937 Revisions.

Catalogue of W.F. Stanley & Co. Limited Manufacturers of Surveying, Mathematical, Drawing, Optical and Scientific Instruments, and Drawing Office Stationers and Furnishers. Est. 1853. Thirty Second “P” Edition, Copyright. With 1937 Revisions.

By: W. F. STANLEY & CO.:

Price: £50.00

Publisher: London, Stanley & Co. 1931 32nd “P” Edition:

Seller ID: 79294


Hardback, approx 9 x 6 inches. In maroon cloth with gilt paneled lettering to spine and front, decorative gilt paneling to rear, and gilt vignette to front. Round Corners. In very good condition. Some rubbingto edges of spine, some minor rubbing to boards. Else cloth bright and clean. Bookplate to front endpaper “L.N.E.R. and N.E. Area York, Engineers Technical Library, Lent by Mr NW Smithson, 1936.” Small mark to opposite endpaper. One revised price list ... View more info

Outline of Historical Geology.

By: WELLS, A.K.:

Price: £8.00

Publisher: George Allen & Unwin 1938 (1st.).:

Seller ID: 48130


Blue cloth gt. Weak school stamp on front and back endpaper. Very good in good dustwrapper (dw: a bit torn with small bit of paper missing lower front cover ). 2 plates and 99 other illustrations and graphs. 266 pp. A Readable account of the geological history of this county, expressly written for the general reader and the Undergraduate with no previous knowledge of Geology. View more info