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Category: All Categories: Science: History of Science
1116 items found.   List items by:   Author     Title     Publisher
1.
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A Memorial of Joseph Henry.

Publisher: Published by Order of Congress, Washington D. C. Government Printing Office. 1880..
Hardcover Sm 4to, hardcover, tan cloth. Exterior moderately soiled; rear board partially detached at rear endpaper, making covers loose, but binding is firm; minor foxing near title pg.; otherwise contents clean, overall good given age. 528 pp.

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2.
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The Proceedings of the Davenport Academy of Natural Sciences. Volume II, 1876 - 1878

Publisher: J. D. Putnam, Davenport, IA, 1877 - 1880..
Hardcover 8vo. Hardcover, quarter leather w/ paper-covered boards, no dj. Spine well-rubbed around edges, label removed from lower spine, front endpaper loose, laid in. 1" at top margin of title pg. & 3 subsequent pgs. (through Contents) torn away, thankfully not affecting text; otherwise good condition, contents clean, binding & hinges tight. Approx 550 p. + approx. 20 plates, 25 woodcuts.

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3.
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The Jubilee of The Chemical Society of London : Record of the Proceedings, together with an account of the history and development of the society 1841-1891.

Publisher: London, The Chemical Society, 1896..
viii + 292pp with fold-out plans. A very detailed review of the foundation, history and work of the Chemical Society (London). Ex-Chaston Chapman Collection (University of Leeds) : bookplate to front cover, minimal library stamp and signature of Alfred C Chapman to title page. Bound in cream paper covered boards, a little grubby - titling to front cover - black cloth spine strip with gilt title lettering ; internally a good tight copy, bright and clean with the exception of minimal library and withdrawal stamp. Good plus cond. 8 3/4 x 5 3/4 inches

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4.
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Memorial Lectures delivered before The Chemical Society 1893-1900

Publisher: London, Gurney and Jackson, 1901..
Pagination is out of order, presumably these lectures were bound seperately at a later date. Lectures include :- "The Stas Memorial Lecture" : "The Koff Memorial Lecture" : "The Marignac Memorial Lecture" : "The Hofmann Memorial Lecture" : "The Helmholtz Memorial Lecture" : "The Lothar Meyer Memorial Lecture" : "The Pasteur Memorial Lecture" : "The Kekule Memorial Lecture" : "The Victor Meyer Memorial Lecture" : "The Bunsen Memorial Lecture" : "The Friedel Memorial Lecture" and "The Nilson Memorial Lecture". Ex-Chaston Chapman Collection (University of Leeds) bookplate to front cover, minimal library stamps,signature "A Chaston Chapman" to title page. Bound in blue cloth with gilt titling to front spine, very minor 1/4 inch tear to upper spine front edge : internally a good tight copy, bright and clean except for library and withdrawal stamp ; externally very minor water stain to lower one inch of outer text block, not affecting text pages.Good plus cond. 9 x 5 3/4 inches.

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5.
[Einstein, Albert]; Nordmann, Charles  
Einstein et Universe. Une Lueur das le Mystère des choses.

Publisher: Paris: Hachette 1921..
221p nice, half leather VG

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6.
[Faraday, Michael]  
Michael Faraday: His Life and Work. A Lecture prepared for the Centenary of his discovery of Electro-Magnetic Induction.

Publisher: London: British Electrical Development Association 1931..
24p brown stapled booklet, staples sl rusty, some shelfwear, pages unmarked with small b&w plate, extra sheet with explanation of Faraday Demonstration Apparatus, very good condition

Appr.: | AUD 25.55 CAD 25.90 EUR 17.84 GBP 14.17 JPY 2,409.00 MXN 301.13 ZAR 253.58 

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7.
[Honda, Kôtarô]  
Anniversary Volume Dedicated to Professor Kôtarô Honda On the Completion of Twenty-Five years of His Professorship: The Science Reports of the Tôhoku Imperial University.

Publisher: Sendai 1936..
1126p large 4to pb, frontisp (detached), figures in text, cover sl dulled, spine bumped, VG

Appr.: | AUD 39.97 CAD 40.53 EUR 27.92 GBP 22.17 JPY 3,769.00 MXN 471.13 ZAR 396.74 

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8.
[Jeremy Norman and Co]  
Medicine and the Life Sciences. Catalogue Seventeen.

Publisher: San Francisco: Jeremy Norman 1986..
112p grey paperback with illustrated laminated cover, little use, pages clean with plates, VG

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9.
[Newton, Isaac]; Hall, Rupert  
Newton and the Theory of Matter.

Publisher: Offprint 1967..
14p stapled offprint, fresh and clean

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10.
[Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Biology Division & Carbide and Carbon Chemicals Co. (Union Carbide)]  
Symposium on Genetic Recombination, Given at Research Conference for Biology and Medicine of the Atomic Energy Commission, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, April 19 - 21, 1954.

Publisher: The Wistar Institute of Anatomy and Biology, Philadelphia. 1955..
Reprinted from the Journal of Cellular and Comparative Physiology, Vol. 45, Suppl. 2, May 1955. Paperback Contains 16 papers in early DNA research, incl. a contribution by J. D. Watson. 8vo, original wraps. Lib. stamp on front; 1/4" tear to upper edge of cover; fold-lines at upper & lower corners of cover w/ corresponding pg. corners a bit rumpled. Otherwise vg condition, contents clean & tight. 321 pp.

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11.
[Röntgen, Wilhelm Conrad]; Lemmerich, Jost  
Rontgen Rays Centennial 1895-1995.

Publisher: Würzburg 1995..
212p large paperback, many illustrations, some in colour, excellent copy, very good indeed, translated by Ann Hentschel

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12.
[Röntgen, Wilhelm Conrad]; Lemmerich, Jost  
100 Jahre Röntgenstrahlen. Ausstellung aus Anlaß der Entdeckung der Röntgenstrahlen in Würzburg.

Publisher: Würzburg 1995..
large paperback, many illustrations, excellent copy, as new German language

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13.
[Serres, Michel]  
Materiali sull'Epistemologia Francese. Special Issue of Nuova Corrente.

Publisher: Genova: Tilgher 1983..
262p paperback with black cover with white lettering, nice fresh copy, small private label to spine, essays by Serres, Polizzi, Gabetta, Bocchi, Sertoli etc

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14.
[Sotheby's]  
Natural History, Scientific and Medical Books and Books from the Collection of the Late Irving Davis. Tuesday 2 April 1985, Wednesday 3 April 1985 at 11am Each Day.

Publisher: London: Sotheby's 1985..
Unpaginated green paperback catalogue with illustrated card cover, little use, pages clean with plates throughout, VG

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15.
[Truscot, Bruce]  
Red Brick Universities.

Publisher: Harmondsworth: Penguin 1951. (Pelican).
375p cloth, bibliography, VG ex lib copy, rebound in plain cloth, author named Peers on spine

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16.
[Youschkevitch, Adolf]  
Archives Internationales d'Histoire des Sciences. Vol. 58. No 160 - 161: Memorial Adolf Youschkevitch. (Adolf Yushkevich)

Publisher: Turnhout: Brepols 2008. (Academie Internationale d'Histoire des Sciences).
432p double issue of this journal, as new, papers in many languages on the history of mathematics

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17.

Joint Conference of the British Society for the History of Science and the History of Science Society. Program, Papers and Abstracts for the Joint Conference July 1988.

Publisher: Madison: Omnipress 1988..
529p white pb, large volume, printed from typescript, statistics, a few illustrations and diagrams, uncommon title, VG

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18.

Harvard Classics No. 30: Scientific Papers - Physics, Chemistry, Astronomy, Geology - Faraday, Helmholtz, Kelvin, Geikie etc.

Publisher: New York: Collier 1910..
367p dark cloth, spine gilt bright, endpapers with green VERITAS arms, top edge gilt, printed with illus, nice fresh copy

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19.

Pursuit and Promotion of Science: The Indian Experience.

Publisher: New Delhi: Indian National Science Academy 2001..
400p cloth with black dustjacket, corners heavily bumped, binding firm, near fine condition

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20.

Science. (=Granta 16. The Magazine of New Writing)

Publisher: London: Penguin 1985..
256p large pb, short stories and essays on the theme of science, incl Germaine Greer, Oliver Sacks, David Mamet, cover sl creased, VG

Appr.: | AUD 11.12 CAD 11.28 EUR 7.77 GBP 6.17 JPY 1,049.00 MXN 131.13 ZAR 110.42 

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21.

How Things Work: The Universal Encyclopedia of Machines.

Publisher: London: Granada 1979..
2 vols: 590p, 591p large paperbacks, many figures & diagrams in text, index, covers sl creased, nice and fresh two volume set

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22.

The Mechanical World Electrical Pocket Book 1927: A Collection of Electrical Engineering Notes, Rules, Tables and Data.

Publisher: Manchester: Emmott 1927..
338p green cloth, 14cm, advertisements, diary to rear, figures in text, back cover warped & cracked, VG

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23.

Fifty Years of British Standards 1901 - 1951. With a Foreword by Sir John Anderson.

Publisher: London: British Standards Institution 1951..
103p cloth, frontisp, appendices, illustrations, photogr plates, VG ex lib copy, front free endpaper torn out

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24.

Transactions of the International Engineering Congress, 1915: Miscellany. (San Francisco, California, Sept 20 - 25, 1915)

Publisher: San Francisco: Neal 1916..
v 543p large cloth, contains papers No 223 - 240 on airplanes, refrigeration, etc, sessions held under the auspices of various societies, VG+

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25.

Aerodynamics Division: Report for the Year 1962, National Physical Laboratory; Engineering Design.

Publisher: London: HMSO 1962 - 196. (Department of Scientific and Industrial Research).
2 stapled booklets 38p viii 54p, bibliography, appendix, diagrams, VG

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26.

Science and Public Affairs. No 1 (1986).

Publisher: London: Royal Society 1986..
116p card cover, VG+, first issue of this journal

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27.

Weltausstellungen. Forum der Technik, Spiegel der Gesellschaft. Special issue of Ferrum, Nachrichten aus der Eisenbibliothek.

Publisher: Schaffhausen: Eisenbibliothek 1994..
76p VG+

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28.

Memorandum on Patents.

Publisher: Manchester: Metropolitan-Vickers Electrical Co 1954..
16p stapled, card wrappers, guide to inventive engineers, some markings to cover otherwise VG+

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29.

The De Haviland Enterprise. General Information Booklet, No 10. Summer 1950.

Publisher: Bournemouth: De Haviland 1950..
small booklet, stapled, oblong, many plates, VG+

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30.

Biographical Memoirs National Academy of Sciences vol.61

National Academy, Wash.1992, 8vo. cloth, 570pp. F $

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31.

Philosophy of Medicine & Science Problems & Perspectives

compiled by the Department of Philosophy & Medicine, Institute of the History of Medicine & Medical Research, New Delhi #62. 8vo. wraps, 290pp. VG- $

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32.

Philosophy of Medicine & Science Problems & Perspectives

compiled by the Department of Philosophy & Medicine, Institute of the History of Medicine & Medical Research, New Delhi #62. 8vo. wraps, 290pp. G $

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33.

Leonardo da Vinci

IBM nd. booklet to go with IBMs exhib. of models of da Vincis inventions. 10-1/2"x7" wraps, 12pp.intro w/drawings + 16pp. of photos of 24 of the models. F $

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34.

Science & Literature A conference

Library of Congress, Wash. 1985, 8vo., paperbk. 171pp. F $

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35.

Proceedings of the Twentieth Annual Convention of the Pennsylvania Electric Association Representing the Eastern Geographic Division of the National Electric Light Association held at Bedford Springs Hotel, Bedford Sprin

Published by the Executive Committee of the PEA. 8vo. hardcover, 396pp. 2-1/2' long fold-out group portrait, G $

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36.

The Newcomen Society for the Study of the History of Engineering & Technology Transactions Volume XIX 1938-1939

Courier Press, London 1940, 7-1/2'x10' wraps, 96pp. + 26 photo. plates. creased sp, soiled covers, contents largely uncut, inside VG $

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37.
ABHEDANANDA, Swami  
A Study of Heliocentric Science

Publisher: Calcutta: Ramakrishna Vedanta Math, 1968.
First Edition. A fine copy in a near fine sl. edgeworn d.w. Very scarce.

Appr.: | AUD 79.53 CAD 80.65 EUR 55.56 GBP 44.12 JPY 7,500.00 MXN 937.50 ZAR 789.47 

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38.
Abir-Am, Pnina [Ed]  
Commemorative Practices in Science. Historical Perspectives on the Politics of Collective Memory. (= Osiris 14)

Publisher: Osiris 2000..
large paperback, as new, still shrink-wrapped: Commemorations of Scientific Grandeur.

Appr.: | AUD 16.53 CAD 16.76 EUR 11.55 GBP 9.17 JPY 1,559.00 MXN 194.88 ZAR 164.11 

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39.
Academy of Sciences of the Estonian SSR  
Rara Cosmographica in Estonia

Publisher: Tartu, Tapmy, 1978.
30 p., reproduced from carbon typescript; 19.5 cm. Text in English. Preface: Addenda & corrigenda to Rara Astronomica in Estonia, "Tartu Astronoomia Observatooriumi Teated No. 55," 1977. Includes 1740 letter in French of J.N.. Delisle. Notes on busts, instruments, early books. Stock# 30,939. VG/ wrappers.

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40.
Ackerknecht, Erwin  
A Short History of Medicine.

Publisher: Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press 1982..
277p paperback, ex library, hardly used, very good

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41.
Ackerknecht, Erwin  
A Short History of Psychiatry. Transl S Wolff.

Publisher: New York: Hafner 1959..
vi 98p blue cloth, 4 halftone plates, index, spine sl dulled, VG ex lib copy

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42.
Adamczewski, Jan, 1923-  
Nicolas Copernic et Son Epoque [Traduit du polonais par Maria Cieszewska.]

Publisher: Varsovie, Editions Interpress, 1972.
152 p., illus., col., portr., facsims., 26 cm. Translation of Mikolaj Kopernik i jego epoka by Maria Cieszewska. A nicely illustrated biography of Copernicus. Stock# 37,299. Vg/ dj vg.

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43.
Adamovich, Ludwig et al; Österreichischer Kulturverein  
Österreichische Wissenschaft. (Der Turm. Monatsschrift für österreichische Kultur. Heft 3, Jahrgang 1, Oktober 1945.

Publisher: Wien: Holzhausen 1945..
30p brochure, cover sl rubbed, triple columned text with 5 plates, text clean, no markings, VG

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44.
Agassi, Joseph (Daniel A. Greenberg - general ed.)  
The Continuing Revolution: A History of Physics from the Greeks to Einstein

Publisher: NY: McGraw-Hill, 1968.
Hard bound, edition not stated, illustrated throughout, 225pp includes further reading section, and name and subject indices. Very good in very good dust jacket. 525 grams. All books in stock and available for immediate shipment from Winnipeg, Manitoba.

Appr.: | AUD 11.45 CAD 11.61 EUR 8.00 GBP 6.35 JPY 1,080.00 MXN 135.00 ZAR 113.68 

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45.
Agricola, Georgius / Herbert C. & Lou Henry Hoover (ed.)  
De Re Metallica Translated from the First Latin Edition of 1556, with biographical introduction,annotations & appendices on the development of mining methods, metallurgical processes, geology, mineralogy & mining law fro

1912, Dover, NY, 1950, later prtg. ca.1990s., ca.7"x11", cloth, 638pp. many contemp. woodcuts., NF/NF $

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46.
Airy, George  
On the Undulatory Theory of Optics: Designed for the Use of Students in the University.

Publisher: London: Macmillan 1877..
159p green cloth, corners dented, pages slightly browned but unmarked, very good condition

Appr.: | AUD 171.57 CAD 173.97 EUR 119.84 GBP 95.17 JPY 16,179.00 MXN 2,022.38 ZAR 1,703.05 

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47.
Albrecht, Paul  
Beitrag zur Morphologie des M.omo-hyoides und der ventralen inneren Interbranchialmusculatur in der Reihe der Wirbelthiere. Dissertation (gewidmet Karl Möbius).

Publisher: Kiel 1876..
105p many plates, folding tables, author inscription, VG removed from binding

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48.
Alderton, David ; Booker, John  
Industrial Archaeology of East Anglia.

Publisher: London: Batsford. (Batsford Guide to the Industrial Archaeology of the British Isles).
192p hardback with red dustjacket, VG ex library, never used

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49.
Aleksander, Igor  
How to Build a Mind.

Publisher: London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson 2000..
181p orange hardback with gilt lettering on spine, illustrated jacket undamaged, pages clean and unmarked, VG

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50.
Altner, Gunter  
Die Uberlebenskrise in der Gegenwart Ansatze zum Dialog mit der Natur in Naturwissenschaft und Theologie

Wissenschaftliche Buchsgesellschaft, Darmstadt, 1987, small 8vo. cloth, 234pp., VG $

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51.
American Association for the Advancement of Science. Howard, L. O. (Leland Ossian), 1857-1950, editor,  
Proceedings, 55th Meeting, New Orleans, Dec. 1905-Jan. 1906.

Publisher: [Press of Gibson Bros., Washington D.C., 1906.
Includes list of members; Ziwet, Relation of Mechanics to Physics; Magie, Partition of Energy; Kinnicutt, Sanitary Value of a Water Analysis; Smith, On Some Post-Eocene & Other Formations of the Gulf Region; Merriam, Is Mutation a Factor in Evolution of Higher Vertebrates?; Robinson, Generic Concept in Classification of Flowering Plants; Hough, Pueblo Environment; Sedgwick, Experimental Method in Sanitary Science & Sanitary Administration. 589 p., index, 25 cm.; sewn in printed paper wrappers; lacks front cover; internally clean, unopened; VG. 30568.

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52.
American Association for the Advancement of Science. Howard, L. O. (Leland Ossian), 1857-1950, editor.  
Proceedings, 56th & 57th Meetings, Ithaca & NYC, 1906.

Publisher: [Press of Gibson Bros., Washington D.C., 1908].
Includes Fisher, Economics as a Science; Woodward, Science of Education; Eichelberger, Clocks Ancient & Modern; Crew, Fact & Theory in Spectroscopy; Mabery, Education of the Professional Chemist; McNair, Some Problems Connected with Deep Mining in the Lake Superior Copper District; MacCurdy, Some Phases of Prehistoric Archæology (Vézère; Dordogne); Fisher, Why Has the Doctrine of Laissez Faire Been Abandoned?; Sedgwick, Expansion of Physiology. 677 p., IV plates, 4 figures, index, 25 cm.; sewn in printed paper wrappers; edges chipped; internally clean; unopened; VG+. 30565.

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53.
American Association for the Advancement of Science. Howard, L. O. (Leland Ossian), 1857-1950, editor.  
Proceedings, 54th Meeting, Philadelphia, December 1904.

Publisher: Press of Gibson Bros., Washington D.C., 1905.
Includes Tittmann, Present State of Geodesy; Hall, Tentative Theory of Thermo-Electric Action; Bancroft, Future Developments in Physical Chemistry; Woodward, Lines of Progress in Engineering; Russell, Co-operation among American Geographical Societies; Mark, Bermuda Islands & Bermuda Biological Station for Research; MacBride, Alamogordo Desert; Baldwin, Modern 'Droit d'Aubaine'; executive proceedings & lists of members. 620 p., 16 plates, index, 25 cm.; sewn in printed paper wrappers; lacks covers; internally clean, good+. 30564.

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54.
American Association for the Advancement of Science. Howard, L. O. (Leland Ossian), 1857-1950, editor.  
Proceedings, 58th Meeting, Chicago, Dec. 1907-Jan. 1908.

Publisher: [Press of Gibson Bros., Washington D.C., 1908].
378 p., index, reports, papers read, list of members; 25 cm.; sewn in printed paper wrappers; unopened; VG. 30567.

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55.
American Association for the Advancement of Science. Howard, L. O. (Leland Ossian), 1857-1950, editor.  
Constitution, List of Meetings, Officers, Committees, Fellows and Members of the AAAS, 1911-1915.

Publisher: AAAS [Washington, Press of Gibson Bros., 1915].
All you need to know about members & activities, 1911-1915. 63d Meeting, Washington, D.C., 27-30 Dec. 1911; 64th Mtg., Cleveland, 30 Dec. 1912-4 Jan. 1913; 65th Mtg., Atlanta, 29 Dec. 1913-3 Jan. 1914; 66th Mtg., Philadelphia, 28 Dec. 1914-2 Jan. 1915. 495 p., lists, proceedings, members, committees; 25 cm.; sewn in printed paper wrappers; VG. 30566.

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56.
American Association for the Advancement of Science. Lovering, Joseph, editor.  
Proceedings, Tenth Meeting, Albany, August 1856.

Publisher: Cambridge, Joseph Lovering, 1857.
Includes Haldeman, Report on the Present State of our Knowledge of Linguistic Ethnology; M'Cay, On Laws of Human Mortality; Clark, On a New Method of Measuring Celestial Arcs; Redfield, On Spirality of Motion in Whirlwinds & Tornadoes; Emory, General Description of the Country adjacent to the Boundary between the United States & Mexico; Foster, On Geological Position of Deposits in which occur Remains of the Fossil Elephant of North America; Hamlin, Supposed Runic Inscriptions. xlviii, 240, 258, [1] p., index, charts, maps (some folding), 24 cm.; blue printed wrappers spotted, soiled, minor wear, rear cover detached; VG. 33527.

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57.
American Association for the Advancement of Science. Lovering, Joseph, editor.  
Proceedings, Eleventh Meeting, Montreal, August, 1857.

Publisher: Cambridge, Joseph Lovering, 1858.
Includes Hill, On a New Form of Arithmetical Complements; Wilkes, Zodiacal Light; Foote, On a New Source of Electrical Excitation; Smallwood, On Ozone; Dana, Thoughts on Species; Morgan, Laws of Descent of the Iroquois. lvi, 204, 186, [1] p., index, charts, maps (some folding), 24 cm.; cream printed wrappers spotted, soiled, minor wear, gouge in front cover; VG. Signature of Geo. H. Lawrence on front cover. 33528.

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58.
American Association for the Advancement of Science. Lovering, Joseph, editor.  
Proceedings, Twelfth Meeting, Baltimore, May 1858

Publisher: Cambridge, Joseph Lovering, 1859.
Includes Kirkwood, On Mean Distances of Periodic Comets; Lovering, On the Australian Weapon Called the Boomerang; Hunt, On Dynamics of Ocean Currents; Trowbridge, Deep-Sea Soundings; Kane, Abstract of the Principal Results of the Magnetic Observations of the Second Grinnell Expedition, in 1853-5; Gibbs, On the Theory of the Polyacid Bases; Coffin, On Currents of the Atmosphere; Hayes, Observations upon the Practicability of reaching the North Pole; Weinland, A Method of Comparative Animal Psychology; Swallow, Grape Culture in Missouri. lvii, 318, [1] p., index, charts & maps (some folding), 24 cm.; blue printed wrappers, minor soiling; VG. 33529.

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59.
American Association for the Advancement of Science. Lovering, Joseph, editor.  
Proceedings, Nineteenth Meeting, Troy, N.Y., August 1870.

Publisher: Cambridge, Lovering, 1871.
Includes Bradley, Cosmogony; Tillman, On a New Musical Notation; Bradley, Aurora Borealis; Walling, On the Assumption that Matter Is Impenetrable; Hunt, Notes on Granitic Rocks; Orton, On Evidence of a Glacial Epoch at the Equator; Orton, On Condors & Hummingbirds of the Equatorial Andes; Dall, On Some Peculiarities of the Eskimo Dialect; Tillman, On Proposed Improvements for Common Roads. xl, 387 p., index, illus., 24.5 cm.; lacks wrappers, stitching loosening; part unopened; binding copy. 33547.

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60.
American Association for the Advancement of Science. Lovering, Joseph, editor.  
Proceedings, Eighteenth Meeting, Salem, Mass., August 1869.

Publisher: Cambridge, Lovering, 1870.
Includes Bardwell, Suggestions on the Theory of the Composition of Forces; Hinrichs, On Molecular Perturbations; Orton, On the Valley of the Amazon; Parry, The Rocky Mountain Alpine Region; Dall, On Distribution of the Native Tribes of Alaska & Adjacent Territory; Hartt, On the Botocudos of Brazil. xxxix, 311, [1] p., index, illus., 24.5 cm.; lacks wrappers; part unopened; VG. 33548.

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61.
American Association for the Advancement of Science. Lovering, Joseph, editor.  
Proceedings, Twenty-First Meeting, Dubuque, August 1872.

Publisher: Cambridge, Lovering, 1873.
Includes Address of the ex-President, Asa Gray; Kirkwood, On Binary Stars; Jordan, Compressed Air as a Motor; Hartshorne, On the Relation between Organic Vigor & Sex; Foster, On Certain Peculiarities in the Crania of Mound-Builders. xliv, 295 p., index, illus., 24.5 cm.; formerly white printed paper wrappers soiled, edges chipped; part unopened; VG. 33545.

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62.
American Association for the Advancement of Science. Lovering, Joseph, editor.  
Proceedings, Twentieth Meeting, Indianapolis, August 1871.

Publisher: Cambridge, Lovering, 1872.
Includes Ennis, The Four Great Eras of Modern Astronomy; Elliott, Law of Electric Currents; Rogers, Steam-Boiler Waters & Incrustations; Hilgard, On the Geological History of the Gulf of Mexico; Coues, On the Mechanism of Flexion & Extension in Birds' Wings; Parry, On a Form of Boomerang in Use among Mogui-Pueblo Indians of North America; Read, Ancient Dentistry. xliv, 447 p., index, illus., 24.5 cm.; grey printed paper wrappers, edges chipped, stitching & front cover loose; part unopened; binding copy. 33546.

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63.
American Association for the Advancement of Science. Lovering, Joseph, editor.  
Proceedings, Fifteenth Meeting, Buffalo, August 1866.

Publisher: Cambridge, Joseph Lovering, 1867.
Includes Kirkwood, On the Theory of Meteors; Brafley, On the Electro-Magnet; Hunt, On Petroleum; Hunt, On Laurentian Limestones & their Mineralogy; Winchell, The Fruit-Bearing Belt of Michigan. xliv, 130 p., index, 25.5 cm.; blue printed paper wrappers; part unopened; corners creased, some torn, lacks rear cover, stitches loose; fair. 33539.

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64.
American Association for the Advancement of Science. Lovering, Joseph, editor.  
Proceedings, Sixteenth Meeting, Burlington, August 1867.

Publisher: Cambridge, Joseph Lovering, 1868.
Includes Peirce, Communication of Vibrations; Lovering, On the Optical Method of Studying Sound; Tillman, A New Chemical Nomenclature. xl, 178 p., index, illus., charts, 25.5 cm.; tan printed paper wrappers; part unopened; edges chipped, backstrip ends torn; good+. 33540.

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65.
American Association for the Advancement of Science. Lovering, Joseph, editor.  
Proceedings, Seventh Meeting, Cleveland, July 1853.

Publisher: Cambridge, Joseph Lovering; NY, Putnam, 1856.
Includes Hunt, On Cohesion of Fluids, Evaporation, & Steam-Boiler Explosions; Riddell, On the Binocular Microscope; Brocklesby, On the Rising of Water in Springs immediately before Rain; Thomas, Indications of Weather, as Shown by Animals & Plants; Newberry, On Fossil Fishes of the Cliff Limestone of Ohio; Wood, Account of 6 New Species of Plants; Howell, On the Wheat-Fly & its Ravages; Horsford, On Fatal Effects of Chloroform; Hunt, Remarks on Lithography & Lithographic Transfers. xx, 291, [1] p., illus., charts, folding plates, 23.5 cm.; yellow printed wrappers soiled, edges & corners worn; VG. 33524.

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66.
American Association for the Advancement of Science. Lovering, Joseph, editor.  
Proceedings, Eighth Meeting, Washington, D.C., May 1854.

Publisher: Cambridge, Joseph Lovering; NY, Putnam, 1855.
Includes Loomis, On Satellites of Uranus; Gale, On Relations of the American Patent System to the Progress of Science. lvi, 316 p., charts, folding plates, 23.5 cm.; pink printed wrappers soiled, corners chipped; VG. 33525.

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67.
American Association for the Advancement of Science. Lovering, Joseph, editor  
Proceedings, Ninth Meeting, Providence, August 1855

Publisher: Cambridge, Joseph Lovering; NY, Putnam, 1856.
xlvi, 311 p., charts, folding plates, 23.5 cm. Includes Benjamin Peirce on mathematics; Peters, Contributions to Atmospherology of the Sun; Olmsted, Notes on Wilmington Gunpowder Explosion; Brocklesby, Frozen Wells of Owego; Kent, Description of a New Apparatus for separating Gold & other Precious Metals from Foreign Substances; Smith, Re-Examination of American Minerals; Whitney, On Occurrence of Ores of Iron in the Azoic System; Blake, Notes upon the Grove of "Mammoth Trees" in Calaveras County, California; Hilgard, Contributions to the Physiology of Sight; Hunt, On the Use of Salt-marsh Sods for facing Steep Slopes of Parapets, Terraces, etc. Tan printed wraps soiled, spine ends chipped; part unopened; VG. Stock#33526.

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68.
American Association for the Advancement of Science. Lovering, Joseph, editor. Bache, Alexander Dallas, 1806-1867.  
Proceedings, Fourteenth Meeting, Newport, R.I., August 1860.

Publisher: Cambridge, Joseph Lovering, 1861.
Includes Lecture on the Gulf Stream by Prof. A. D. Bache, Superintendent, U. S. Coast Survey; Hackley, Theory Connected with Solar Spots; Abstract of Principal Results of the Astronomical Observations made by the Second Grinnell Expedition, 1853-1855; Smith & Rood, On a New Theory of Light; Hitchcock, Geology of the Island of Aquidneck; Chittenden, The American Reindeer; Hunt, Description of a New Portable Coffer-Dam; Hunt, New Methods of Preventing Fire-Damp Explosions in Collieries. lxxii, 256 p., illus., index, charts & maps (some folding), 24 cm.; grey printed wrappers, soiled, edges & corners chipped; VG. 33531.

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69.
American Association for the Advancement of Science. Putnam, Frederic Ward, 1839-1915, editor  
Proceedings. Twenty-Fourth Meeting, Detroit, August 1875

Publisher: Salem, Mass., 1876.
Two parts bound in one. Includes Report of Committee on Weights, Measures, & Coinage; Kirkwood, On Distribution of Asteroids; Clarke, Chemistry of Three Dimensions; Cope, On Distribution of Batrachia & Reptilia in North America; Hyatt, Periodicity in Vegetation; Sternberg, Indian Burial Mounds & Shellheaps near Pensacola, Florida; Gillman, Ancient Men of the Great Lakes. Blue printed wraps; part unopened; small tears from wrapper edges; VG+. Stock#33542.

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70.
American Association for the Advancement of Science. Putnam, Frederic Ward, 1839-1915, editor  
Proceedings. Twenty-Third Meeting, Hartford, Conn., August 1874

Publisher: Salem, Mass., 1875.
l, 146, 180 p., index, illus., plates, charts, 24.5 cm. Includes Gould, On the Number & Distribution of the Bright Fixed Stars; Armsby, On the Nitrogen of the Soil; Hunt, The Sewage Question Chemically Considered; Hunt, Disintegration of Rocks & its Geological Significance; Muir, Studies in Formation of Mountains in the Sierra Nevada; Gray, Notes on Tree Growth; Wheildon, The Lobster; Wilder, On Gestation of the Little Brown Bat; LeConte, Cremation among North American Indians. Tan printed wraps; part unopened; stitches loosening, small tears from wrapper edges, lacks rear cover; VG. Stock#33543.

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71.
American Association for the Advancement of Science. Putnam, Frederic Ward, 1839-1915, editor  
Proceedings. Twenty-Second Meeting, Portland, Maine, August 1873

Publisher: Salem, Mass., 1874.
Two parts in one. Includes Wiley, On Introduction of the Metric System into Medicine & Unification of Doses; Langley, Solar Photosphere; Dolbear, On Convertibility of Sound into Electricity; Wheildon, Arctic Regions; Feuchtwanger, Remarks on Glass-Making; Hough, Description of an Automatic Registering & Printing Evaporator and Rain Gauge; Whittlesey, On Origin of Mountain Chains; Hill, Notes on Bufo Americanus; Gill, Recent Additions to the Fish Fauna of Massachusetts; Swallow, On the Origin of Species; Whittlesey, On the Rate of Increase of the Human Race; Hough, On the Duty of Government in the Preservation of Forests; separately published (1873) "Report of the Special Committee on the Revision of the Constitution, Submitted at the Portland Meeting, August, 1873". Grey printed wraps a bit soiled, edges chipped; part unopened; VG. Stock#33544.

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72.
American Association for the Advancement of Science. Putnam, Frederic Ward, 1839-1915, editor  
Proceedings. Twenty-Fifth Meeting, Buffalo, N.Y., August 1876

Publisher: Salem, Mass., 1877.
lvi, 368 p., index, illus., 25 cm. Includes Experiments on the Gyration of Liquid Masses in Rotation; Upon the Reduction of Silver at ordinary temperatures in the presence of Free Nitric Acid; On a Provisional Hypothesis of Pangenesis; On the Origin of Mineral Veins; On the Post-Glacial History of Sequoia gigantea; Greek & Etruscan Art in Jewellery & its Revival; Antiquities of Porto Rico; Mood of the Verb in Conditional Clauses. Sewn in grey printed wraps; minor wear, part unopened; VG. Stock#33873.

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73.
American Association for the Advancement of Science. Putnam, Frederic Ward, 1839-1915, editor  
Proceedings. Twenty-Ninth Meeting, Boston, Mass., August 1880

Publisher: Salem, Mass., 1881.
Two parts: lxxvi, 386; p., illus., 25 cm. Includes Some Modern Aspects of the Life-Question; On the Production & Reproduction of Sound by Light; Red Spot on Jupiter; Salt Solutions & Absorption of Gases; On Colors for Salt-glazed Pottery; Action of Sunlight on Glass; Turquoise of New Mexico; On the Study of Comparative Anatomy as Part of the Medical Curriculum; Two New Uses of Important Insecticides; Dakotah Tribes. Grey printed wraps; part unopened; stitching loose, covers chipped; VG. Parts separately, $25 each. Stock#33869.

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74.
American Association for the Advancement of Science. Putnam, Frederic Ward, 1839-1915, editor  
Proceedings. Twenty-Eighth Meeting, Saratoga Springs, N.Y., August 1879

Publisher: Salem, Mass., 1880.
lxii, 572 p., index, illus., 25 cm. Includes On the Color Correction of Achromatic Telescopes; Preliminary Notice of a Revision of the Atomic Weights; On the Conditions To Be Filled by a Theory of Life; A Short Biography of the Menhaden; Cotton Worm in the U.S.; Sign Language of the North American Indians; On the Explanation of Hereditary Transmission. Grey printed wraps; minor wear, part unopened; VG. Stock#33870.

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75.
American Association for the Advancement of Science. Putnam, Frederic Ward, 1839-1915, editor  
Proceedings. Twenty-Seventh Meeting, St. Louis, Mo., August 1878

Publisher: Salem, Mass., 1879.
lvi, 368 p., index, illus., 25 cm. Includes Report of the Committee Appointed To Memorialize Congress and State Legislatures Regarding the Cultivation of Timber and the Preservation of Forests; Outline of the Work Done by the Fort Worth Solar Eclipse Party; On the Use of the Tasimeter for Measuring the Heat of the Stars and of the Sun's Corona [&] Sonorous Voltameter; On a Modified Form of Telephone; Some Indications of Recent Sensitiveness to Unequal Pressure in the Earth's Crust; Changes Preliminary to Cleavage in the Egg of Clepsine; Description of a Cliff-House on the Mancos River of Colorado, with a Ground Plan; On the Sources for Aboriginal History of Spanish America. Grey printed wraps; minor wear, part unopened; VG. Stock#33871.

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