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Category: All Categories: Science: History of Science
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226.
Livinstone, David N.  
Nathaniel Southgate Shaler & the Culture of American Science (History of American Science & Technology Series)

University of Alabama, c.1987 1st. 8vo., cloth, 395pp. F/F $

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227.
Lones, Thomas East.  
Aristotle's Researches in Natural Science / by Thomas East Lones.

Publisher: Mansfield Centre, Conn. : Martino Pub., 2005.
viii, 274 p. illus., diagrs. 25 cm. Chapters include: Aristotles Method; Celestial, Atmospheric and Terrestrial Phenomena; Phenomena of Light and Colour, Heat and Sound; Distinction between Animals, Plants and Inanimate Matter; On plants; and others Originally published: London : West, Newman & co., 1912. Bibliography 1200x. Fine / new from publisher.

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228.
Lutz, Tom  
American Nervousness, 1903 An Anecdotal History

Cornell University Press, c.1991, 1st. 8vo. cloth, 329pp. cocked, F/F $

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229.
Lysenko, T.D.  
Heredity & its Variability

trans.fr.russian by Theodosius Dobzhansky. Kings Crown Press, NY 1946, 6"x9" stapled wraps, 65pp. G $

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230.
Magner, Lois N.  
A History Of The Life Sciences

Publisher: N.Y./Basel, Marcel Dekker, 1979.
xi, 489 p. "Science emerges as a dynamic concept--a body of knowledge evolving as it grows." Stock# 26.690. Vg/no dj. Biology Medicine

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231.
Mah¯ar¯aj¯a M¯anasiòmha Pustaka Prak¯aâsa / Pingree, David Edwin, 1933-2005.  
A Descriptive Catalogue of the Sanskrit Astronomical Manuscripts preserved at the Maharaja Man Singh II Museum in Jaipur

Publisher: Philadelphia : American Philosophical Society, 2003..
xvii, 173 p. ; 26 cm. Memoirs of the American Philosophical Society 0065-9738 ; v. 250. Contents: Catalogue A. Vedic 1 B. Siddhdnta.s 2 C. Karanas 23 D. Kosthakas 44 E. Eclipses 103 F. Star Charts 107 G. Geographical Tables 112 H. Astronomical Instruments 118 I. Miscellaneous 128 J. Translations 131. Hindu astronomy History 18th century Catalogs. Manuscripts, Sanskrit India Jodhpur. Stock# 42,428x. Fine, new from publisher / dj fine. Series Entry: Memoirs of the American Philosophical Society ; v. 250.

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232.
Maier, Anneliese, 1905-  
On the Threshold of Exact Science, Selected Writings of Anneliese Maier on Late Medieval Natural Philosophy Edited and Translated with an Introduction by Steven Sargent

Publisher: Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvaia Press, 1982.
xiv, 173 p. 24 cm. Articles include: The concept of function in fourteenth-century physics, Galileo and the scholastic theory of impetus. Stock #25753x. New in shrinkwrap.

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233.
MARKHAM, Clements R.  
Major James Rennell and the Rise of Modern English Geography

Publisher: Cassell & Co London, 1901.
Popular Edition The Century Science Series. A fine copy n the original dark green series binding as issued,

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234.
Marx, Leo  
The Machine in the Garden Technology & the Pastoral Idea in America

Oxford University Press, NY, c.1981, trade paperbk. later prtg., 392pp. creased spine, yellowed, heavily inked, still holding together, reader only

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235.
McHugh, Jeanne  
Alexander Holley & the Makers of Steel

Johns Hopkins University Press, c.1980, 8vo. hardcover, 402pp., clipped ep, VG/VG

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236.
McKAY, Helen M.  
William John Burchell, Botanist.

Publisher: Journal of South African Botany, 1941.
F First Separate Edition Very good indeed in the original pale cream printed wrappers.

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237.
McMurray, Emily J., with Donna Olendorf  
Notable Twentieth-Century Scientists, Complete in 4 Volumes

Publisher: Gale Research; Detroit: 1995.
Very Good with no dust jacket First Edition Hardcover ISBN: 0810391813 2397 pages; 4to (11.25") 29 cm; Ex-Library; Complete 4-vol set. Purple slick boards, text in 2 columns, numerous b/w photos. Biographies, dates, selected writings, sources, and important experiemnts and discoveries of about 2000 important scientists. ; Large and heavy over 18 pounds. ; All the usual library marks and stamps. Front free endpapers missing. Interiors clean, bindings intact.

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238.
Merleau-Ponty, Jacques & Bruno Morando  
The Rebirth of Cosmology

tr.fr.french by Helen Weaver. Knopf, NY 1976, 1st. 8vo. cloth, 301pp. VG $

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239.
Merton, Richard & Alfred Petersen (eds.)  
Science & the Economic Order

Metallgesellschaft AG, Frankfurt c.1956, 6-1/2'x7', 248pp., full leather, sp & rear cover waterstained, contents VG

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240.
Meyer-Abich, Adolf; Hentschel, Cedric  
Alexander Von Humboldt 1769/1969
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Publisher: Inter Nationes Bonn-Bad Godesberg, 1969.
Green light card cover attached to spine and over white wraps with borad flaps, 8vo. 170pp. Two essays, selections for Humboldt's letters. Bibliography, endnotes, b/w plates. Near Fine. Light rubbing with fleck of surface loss along hinges and spine ends of outer wrpas with internally tape-repaired nick along upper rear edge. Delicate flap hinges have been internally reinforced with magic-tape, but no assoicated damage. Otherwise as new: bright, tight, sharp and unmarked. Not ex-lib. Beautiful, scace title. NF. Soft Cover Fine

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241.
Middleton, W. E. Knowles  
Catalog of Meteorological Instruments in the Museum of History and Technology. : [Smithsonian Studies in History and Technology No. 2]

Publisher: Smithsonian Institution Press, Washington D. C. 1969..
Hardcover 4to, hardcover, green cloth, no dj. Ex-lib, minimal interior markings, text-block edges stamped, rear pocket removed. Exterior slightly soiled w/ upper & lower spine bumped/rubbed, else contents vg, clean & tight. v, 128 p. illus.

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242.
MILNE, E. A.  
Sir James Jeans, a Biography. With a Memoir by S. C. Roberts.

Publisher: Cambridge at the University Press, 1952.
F First Edition A near fine copy (light foxing to fore-edge) in a near fine spinedarkened d.w.

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243.
More, Louis Trenchard  
The Life & Works of the Honourable Robert Boyle

Oxford University Press 1944, 1st. 8vo. cloth, 313pp. VG in chipped dj $

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244.
Morick, Harold (ed.)  
Challenges to Empiricsim

Hackett Pub. c.1980, trade paperbk. 329pp., Sellars, Quine, Putnam, Carnap, Chomsky, Feyereband, Popper, Kuhn..crease to sp, ow VG-. $

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245.
Morton, Charles; Morison, Samuel Eliot; Hornberger, Theodore  
Charles Morton's Compendium Physicae (Publications of The Colonial Society of Massachusetts, Volume XXXIII Collections)
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Publisher: The Colonial Society of Massachusetts Boston, 1940.
Blue cloth with gilt stamped titles and figure to spine and gilt figure to front, no jacket, 8vo. Not ex-lib. xl + 237pp. Index, biographic introduction by Samuel Eliot Morison, introduction to text by Theodore Hornberger. All pages in principal text uncut; cut pages from appendices through index and throughout introductions. Softening with touches of surface loss along spine ends; touches of loss at tips of corners of boards. Light 3 1/2" surface scratch with no tearing or damage from upper front corner to near mid front board, away from gilt figure. Else fine: cloth and glt clean and bright; binding tight and square; creamy tone to clean, unmarked pages. Hardcover NF

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246.
Multhauf, Finn & Menkes, ed. [Hua Lo-keng] [Scheubel, Johann] [Weber, Jacob A.] [Sarton, George] [Hitchcock, Edward]  
Isis, 1972. Vol. 63 nos. 218, 219, 220.

Publisher: History of Science Society, Smithsonian Institute, 1972.
Includes (218) Shimao, Reception of Lavoisier's Chemistry in Japan; Gale, Darwin & the Concept of a Struggle for Existence. A Study in the Extrascientific Origins of Scientific Ideas; Miller, Myth of Gauss's Experiment on Euclidean Nature of Physical Space; Kohler, Origin of Lavoisier's First Experiments on Combustion; Multhauf, A Premature Science Advisor. Jacob A. Weber, 1737-1792; Lam Lay Yong, 'Jih yung suan fa': An Elementary Arithmetic Textbook of the 13th Century; (219) Thackray & Merton, On Discipline Building: The Paradoxes of George Sarton; Unguru, Witelo & 13th-Century Mathematics: An Assessment of his Contributions; Cowan, Francis Galton's Statistical Ideas: The Influence of Eugenics; Guralnick, Geology & Religion before Darwin: The Case of Edward Hitchcock, Theologian & Geologist, 1793-1864; Palter, Early Measurements of Magnetic Force; brief index to vol. 63. Three parts paged consecutively, illus.; plus 97th Critical Bibliography & index, 233 p.; 25.5 cm.; printed paper wraps, as issued; VG. Individual parts may be had for $7.50. 33202, three parts.

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247.
Multhauf, Finn & Menkes, editors.  
Isis, 1970. Vol. 61, 4 & 5, nos. 209 & 210.

Publisher: History of Science Society, Smithsonian Institute, 1970.
Includes (209) Churchill, Hertwig, Weismann, & the Meaning of Reduction Division circa 1890; Mc Cormmach, H. A. Lorentz & the Electromagnetic View of Nature; Shea, Galileo, Scheiner, & the Interpretation of Sunspots; Worthen, Pneumatic Action in the Klepsydra & Empedocles's Account of Breathing; Index to Vol. 61, 429-566 p., illus.; 95th Critical Bibliography, 192 p. with index; 25.5 cm.; printed paper wrappers as issued; VG+. Individual parts may be had for $7.50. 33201, two parts.

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248.
Multhauf, Finn & Menkes, editors. [Hutton, James] [Pickering, Edward C.] [Stevens, Nettie M.] [Newcomb, Simon] [Laplace]  
Isis, 1978. Vol. 69 nos. 246-248 + Bibliography.

Publisher: History of Science Society, Smithsonian Institute, 1978.
Includes (246) O'Rourke, A Comparison of James Hutton's 'Principles of Knowledge' and 'Theory of the Earth'; Hilts, Aliis exterendum, or, the Origins of the Statistical Society of London; Plotkin, Edward C. Pickering & the Endowment of Scientific Research in America, 1877-1918; Warner, Science Education for Women in Antebellum America; Corish, Aristotle on Temporal Order: 'Now', 'Before', and 'After; Brush, Nettie M. Stevens & the Discovery of Sex Determination by chromosomes; Schneer, The Great Taconic Controversy; Daston, British Responses to Psycho-Psychology, 1860-1900; Norberg, Simon Newcomb's Early Astronomical Career; Campbell, Some Early Chemical Analyses of Proprietary Medicines; Stigler, Laplace's Early Work: Chronology & Citations; (248) Kohler, Walter Fletcher, F. G. Hopkins, & the Dunn Institute of Biochemistry: A Case Study in the Patronage of Science; Turner, The Victorian Conflict between Science & Religion: A Professional Dimension; Machamer, Aristotle on Natural Place & Natural Motion; Campbell & Hutchison, A Question of Priorities: Forbes, Agassiz, & Their Disputes on Glacier Observations; Wallace, Causes & Forces in 16th-Century Physics; Pyne, Methodologies for Geology: G. K. Gilbert & T. C. Chamberlin. Three numbers paged consecutively: 480 p., illus.; plus 103d Critical Bibliography & index, 183 p.; 25.5 cm.; printed paper wrappers, as issued; VG. Individual numbers may be had for $7.50. 33203, four parts.

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249.
Multhauf, Finn & Menkes, editors. [Mersenne] [Wells, William Charles] [  
Isis, 1973. Volume 64 nos. 221-225.

Publisher: History of Science Society, Smithsonian, Washington, D.C., 1973.
Includes Debus, Motion in the Chemical Texts of the Renaissance; Hine, Mersenne & Copernicanism; Kitcher, Fluxions, Limits, & Infinite Littlenesse; Kohler, Enzyme Theory & the Origin of Biochemistry; Wells, William Charles Wells & the Races of Man; Crosland, Lavoisier's Theory of Acidity; Hendrickson, Science & Culture in the American Middle West; Toomer, Prophatius Judaeus and the Toledan Tables; Chalmers, Limitations of Maxwell's Electromagnetic Theory; Osler, Galileo, Motion, & Essences; 98th Critical Bibliography. 4 numbers, consecutively paged, 585 p. with t.-p. & preliminaries for binding; 196-p. bibliography; 25.5 cm.; VG+. Individual numbers may be had for $7.50. 29302, five numbers.

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250.
Multhauf, Finn & Menkes, editors. [Nasir al-Din al-Tusi] [Ibn al-Shatir] [Abu'l-Wafa] [  
Isis, 1974. Volume 65 nos. 226-230 & Directory.

Publisher: History of Science Society, Smithsonian, Washington, D.C., 1974.
Includes Hutchinson, Attitudes toward Nature in Medieval England: The Alphonso & Bird Psalters; Van Helden, The Telescope in the 17th Century; Le Grand, Determination of the Composition of the Fixed Alkalis, 1789-1810; Kottler, Alfred Russel Wallace, the Origin of Man, & Spiritualism; Rabinovitch, A 15th-Century Law of Large Numbers; Rosinska, Nasir al-Din al-Tusi & Ibn al-Shatir in Cracow?; Burchfield, Darwin & the Dilemma of Geological Time; Saidan, Arithmetic of Abu'l-Wafa; Tigner, Empedocles' Twirled Ladle & the Vortex-Supported Earth; Zochert, Science & the Common Man in Ante-Bellum America; Leighly, An Early Drawing and Description of a Tornado; Rogers, Russian Opposition to Darwinism in the 19th Century; index to vol. 65; 99th Critical Bibliography; Directory of Members & Guide to Graduate Study, 1974. Four consecutively paged numbers, 554 p. + t.-p. & preliminaries for binding; 206 p. bibliography & index; 115 p. directory & guide. 25.5 cm.; VG+. Individual numbers may be had for $7.50. 29303, six parts.

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251.
Multhauf, Finn & Menkes, editors. [Stiles, Charle Wardell] [Schweigger, J. S. C.] [  
Isis, 1971. Volume 62 parts 1-5.

Publisher: History of Science Society, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C., 1971.
'An International Review Devoted to the History of Science and its Cultural Influences.' Includes Cassedy, Applied Microscopy & American Port Diplomacy: Charles Wardell Stiles in Germany, 1898-1899; Iltis, Leibniz and the 'Vis Viva' Controversy; Pohle, Mathematical Foundations of Plato's Atomic Physics; Kevles, 'Into Hostile Political Camps': Reorganization of International Science in World War I; Harper, Prophatius Judaeus and the Medieval Astronomical Tables; Holmes, Analysis by Fire & Solvent Extractions; Heimann, Maxwell, Hertz, & the Nature of Electricity; Morrell, The University of Edinburgh in the Late 18th Century: Its Scientific Eminence & Academic Structure; Burns, The Tunnel of Eupalinus & the Tunnel Problem of Hero of Alexandria; Marx, Alchimie et Palingénésie; Kirby, Discovery of Actinium; Hetherington, Measurement of Radial Velocities of Spiral Nebulae; Cassebaum & Kauffman, Periodic System of the Chemical Elements: The Search for its Discoverer; Snelders, J.S.C. Schweigger: His Romanticism & His Crystal Electrical Theory of Matter; Kohlstedt, A Step Toward Scientific Self-Identity in the U.S.: The Failure of the National Institute, 1844; Mayr, Maxwell and the Origins of Cybernetics; Albury, Halley and the 'Traité de la lumière' of Huygens: New Light on Halley's Relationship with Newton; Lindberg, Alkindi's Critique of Euclid's Theory of Vision; Kren, The Rolling Device of Nasir al-Din al-Tusi in the 'De spera' of Nicole Oresme?; Schufle & Thomas, Equivalent Weights from Torberb Bergman's Data on Phlogiston Content of Metals; brief index to vol. 62; 96th Critical Bibliography. Five numbers paged consecutively, 572 + 173 p., illus. incl. maps, tables, facsims., advertising; t.-p. & preliminary matter for binding; 25.5 cm.; printed paper wrappers, as issued; VG+. Individual numbers may be had for $7.50. 28948, five numbers.

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252.
Multhauf, Robert P. (ed.)  
Isis: An International Review Devoted to the History of Science and Its Cultural Influences, Vol. 68, Nos. 241-245, 1977 (5 Issues Library Bound)

Publisher: History of Science Society Washington, D.C., 1977.
A large, heavy item: Priority and non-US orders please inqire about shipping before ordering. Complete academic journal of 5 issues in library-bound green buckram, large 8vo. Includes critical bibliography (5th issue of volume, separate pagination). Ex-academic-ref-lib with only indications stamps to page issues of bound volume; stamps to front wraps of individual issues. Hardback Fine

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253.
Multhauf, Robert P. (ed.)  
Isis: An International Review Devoted to the History of Science and Its Cultural Influences, Vol. 69, Nos. 246-250, 1978 (5 Issues Library Bound)

Publisher: History of Science Society Washington, D.C., 1978.
A large, heavy item: Priority and non-US orders please inqire about shipping before ordering. Complete academic journal of 5 issues in library-bound green buckram, large 8vo. Includes critical bibliography (5th issue of volume, separate pagination). Ex-academic-ref-lib with only indications stamps to page issues of bound volume; stamps to front wraps of individual issues. Fine. Mild foxing to pae edges; else as new. Hardback Fine

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254.
Multhauf, Robert P. (ed.)  
Isis: An International Review Devoted to the History of Science and Its Cultural Influences, Vol. 66, Nos. 231-235, 1975 (5 Issues Library Bound)

Publisher: History of Science Society Philadelphia, PA, 1975.
A large, heavy item: Priority and non-US orders please inqire about shipping before ordering. Complete academic journal of 5 issues in library-bound green buckram, large 8vo. Includes critical bibliography (5th issue of volume, separate pagination). Ex-academic-ref-lib with only indications stamps to page issues of bound volume; stamps to front wraps of individual issues. Fine. Mild foxing to page edges; else as new. Hardback Fine

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255.
Multhauf, Robert P. (ed.)  
Isis: An International Review Devoted to the History of Science and Its Cultural Influences, Vol. 67, Nos. 236-240, 1976 (5 Issues Library Bound)

Publisher: History of Science Society Philadelphia, PA, 1976.
A large, heavy item: Priority and non-US orders please inqire about shipping before ordering. Complete academic journal of 5 issues in library-bound green buckram, large 8vo. Includes critical bibliography (5th issue of volume, separate pagination). Ex-academic-ref-lib with only indications stamps to page issues of bound volume; stamps to front wraps of individual issues. Fine. Mild foxing to page edges; else as new. Hardback Fine

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256.
Munevar, Gonzalo  
Radical Knowledge A philosophical inquiry into the nature & limits of science

forewor by Paul K. Feyerabend. Hackett Pub. c.1981, 1st. trade paperbk. 125pp., VG $

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257.
Murray, Charles J.  
The Supermen: The Story of Seymour Cray and the Technical Wizards Behing the Supercomputer.

Publisher: New York: John Wiley & Sons, 1997..
First Edition ISBN: 0471048852 Blue paper covered boards. 232 pages illustrated with a small group of photographs. A very readable, and technically undemanding, history of the development of the post-war computer industry organized by following the career of Seymour Cray. A hint of edge wear to the book and minor rubbing to the jacket. Hardback octavo Hardback octavo Near Fine in Near Fine Dustjacket

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258.
Nader, Claire & A.B.Zahlan w/ Soraya Antonius (eds.)  
Science & Technology in Developing Countries Proceedings of a Conference Held at the American University of Beirut, Labanon, 27 November - 2 december 1967

University Press, Cambridge, 1969, 1st. 8vo. cloth, 588pp., ex-lib.- bkplte., pocket., stamps, ow VG- $

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259.
Needham, Joseph  
History is on Our Side A Contribution to Political Religion & Scientific Faith

Macmillan, NY 1947, 1st. 8vo. cloth, 226pp. VG/G $

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260.
Needham, Joseph (ed.) / George Sarton (intro.)  
Science, Religion & Reality

Braziller, NY 1955, 8vo. cloth, 355pp. VG- $

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261.
Neugebauer, O.  
EXACT SCIENCES IN ANTIQUITY
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Publisher: Dover New York 1957.
Second Edition Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Edgewear, yellowing on back cover ; The standard nontechnical coverage of Egyptian and Babylonian mathematics and astronomy and their transmission into the Hellenistic world, including the especially interesting, surprising sophistication of Babylonian mathematics. ; B&W Illustrations; 240 pages

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262.
Newhouse, Elizabeth L. Editor  
Inventors and Discoverers, Changing Our World
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Publisher: National Geographic Society Washington, DC, 1988 First Edition.
Fine cloth hardback, gilt lettering and decorations, Fine DJ. Cover with minimal shelf wear. DJ has little wear. Binding tight. Colored end papers and pp look unused. 4to, 320 pp with illustrations and index. ISBN# 087044 751 3. Because of size and weight of the book(s), please contact us to arrange for priority mail or for shiping outside the continental USA.

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263.
Neyman, Jerzy (ed.)  
The Heritage of Copernicus: Theories Pleasing to the Mind

MIT Press, c.1974, 1st. 8vo. cloth, 542pp. long messy inscription by someone. G $

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264.
Neyman, Jerzy, ed.  
Heritage of Copernicus: Theories Pleasing to the Mind.

Publisher: MIT Press, Cambridge, MA. 1974..
Hardcover 8vo, hardcover, blue cloth, no dj. Spine very slightly faded, upper corner of 2 pgs. of Contents lightly crinkled from paper-clip removal, otherwise vg+ condition. 542 pp.

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265.
NICHOLSON, John  
The Operative Mechanic and British MacHinist, Being a Practical Display of the Manufactories and Mechanical Arts of the United Kingdom

Publisher: Knight and Lacey, 1825.
2nd Edition. A very good copy of this scarce work contemporary half calf marbled boards, worn & rubbed frontispiece torn, stained and creased but intact

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266.
Nieburg, H.L.  
In the Name of Science

3rd.Quadrangle trade paperbk. c.1970, 429pp. creased corners, rubbed, Vg- $

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267.
Numbers, Ronald L. (ed.)  
Isis: An International Revew Devoted to the History of Science and Its Cultural Influence, Vol. 80, Number 301-305, 1989 (5 Issues Library Bound)

Publisher: History of Science Society, 1989.
A very large item: Pririoty and non-US orders please inquire about shipping before placing order. Complete ex-academic-ref-library journal of 5 volumes bound in green buckram, large 8vo. Volume 5 is annual Current/Critical Bibilography. Fine. Library indications are faded stamps to page edges of bound volume, occasional stamps within. Hardcover Fine

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268.
Numbers, Ronald L. (ed.)  
Isis: An International Review Devoted to the History of Science and Its Cultural Influences, Vol. 81, Nos. 306-310, 1990 (5 Issues Library Bound)

Publisher: History of Science Society Philadelphia, PA, 1990.
A very large, heavy item: Priority and non-US orders please inqire about shipping before ordering. Complete academic journal of 5 issues in library-bound green buckram, large 8vo. Includes current bibliography (5th issue of volume, separate pagination). Ex-academic-ref-lib with only indications stamps to page issues of bound volume; stamps to front wraps of individual issues. Fine. Mild foxing to page edges; else as new. Hardback Fine

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269.
Numbers, Ronald L. (ed.)  
Isis: An International Review Devoted to the History of Science and Its Cultural Influences, Vol. 82, Nos. 311-315, 1991 (5 Issues Library Bound)

Publisher: History of Science Society Philadelphia, PA, 1991.
A very large, heavy item: Priority and non-US orders please inqire about shipping before ordering. Complete academic journal of 5 issues in library-bound green buckram, large 8vo. Includes current bibliography (5th issue of volume, separate pagination). Ex-academic-ref-lib with only indications stamps to page issues of bound volume; stamps to front wraps of individual issues. Fine. Mild foxing to page edges; else as new. Hardback Fine

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270.
Numbers, Ronald L. (ed.)  
Isis: An International Review Devoted to the History of Science and Its Cultural Influences, Vol. 83, Nos. 1-3, 1992 (3 Issues Library Bound)

Publisher: History of Science Society Philadelphia, PA, 1992.
Partial volume of academic journal in library-bound green buckram, large 8vo. V. 83, Nos. 1-3, pp.1-546 + ads throughout. Ex-academic-ref-lib with only indications stamps to page issues of bound volume; stamps to front wraps of individual issues. Fine. Hardback Fine

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271.
Numbers, Ronald L. (ed.)  
Isis: An International Review Devoted to the History of Science and Its Cultural Influences, Vol. 84, Nos. 1-3, 1993 (3 Issues Library Bound)

Publisher: History of Science Society Philadelphia, PA, 1993.
Partial volume of academic journal in library-bound green buckram, large 8vo. V. 84, Nos. 1-3, pp.1-636 + ads throughout. Ex-academic-ref-lib with only indications stamps to page issues of bound volume; stamps to front wraps of individual issues. Fine. Hardback Fine

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272.
Numbers, Ronald L. (ed.)  
Isis: An International Review Devoted to the History of Science and Its Cultural Influences, Vol. 83, No. 4 + Current Bibliography, 1992 (2 Issues Library Bound)

Publisher: History of Science Society Philadelphia, PA, 1992.
Partial volume of academic journal in library-bound green buckram, large 8vo. V. 83, No. 4, pp.547-714 + ads. Separate pagination to current bibliography. Ex-academic-ref-lib with only indications stamps to page edges of bound volume; stamps to front wraps of individual issues. Fine. Hardback Fine

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273.
Numbers, Ronald L. (ed.)  
Isis: An International Review Devoted to the History of Science and Its Cultural Influences, Vol. 84, No. 4 + Current Bibliography, 1993 (2 Issues Library Bound)

Publisher: History of Science Society Philadelphia, PA, 1993.
Partial volume of academic journal in library-bound green buckram, large 8vo. V. 83, No. 4, pp.637-873 + ads throughout. Separate pagination to current bibliography. Ex-academic-ref-lib with only indications stamps to page edges of bound volume; stamps to front wraps of individual issues. Fine. Hardback Fine

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274.
Oehser, Paul Henry, ed.  
Knowledge Among Men: eleven essays on science, culture, and society commemorating the 200th anniversary of the birth of James Smithson. : [Smithsonian annual]

Publisher: Published by Simon and Schuster in cooperation with the Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D. C. 1966..
1st ptg. Hardcover Incl's essays by Robert Oppenheimer, Lewis Mumford, Sir Kenneth Clark, Arthur Koestler, Claude Levi-Strauss, Stephen Toulmin & others. 8vo, hardcover. Near fine condition in lightly soiled & edge-worn, else vg dj. 191 p.

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275.
Oresme, Nicole, ca. 1320-1382  
Nicole Oresme and the Kinematics of Circular Motion/ Tractatus de Commensurabilitate vel

Publisher: Madison, U Wisconsin, 1971.
xx, 425 p. illus., 25 cm. Latin text edited with an Introduction, English translation, and Commentary by Edward Grant. Stock# 30,949. Fine/ dj fine.

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276.
Ormathwaite, Lord  
Astronomy & Geology Compared

Appleton NY 1872, 4-1/2"x7", cloth, 179pp. soiled covers, ow VG $

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277.
Owen, George E.  
Universe of the Mind. : [Seminars in the History of Ideas.]

Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, MD. 1971..
Hardcover 4to, hardcover. Binding very slightly cocked, mild lower-edge shelf-wear, else near fine condition, incl. dj. 349 pp. Numerous illus.

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278.
Owen, Richard / Phillip Reid Sloan (ed., intro. & commentary)  
The Hunterian Lectures in Comparative Anatomy May - June 1837

University of Chicago Press, c.1992, 1st.trade paperbk.prtg., (xvi, 340)pp., 1st.20pp. inked, ow F $

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279.
Pacey, Arnold  
The Culture of Technology

MIT Press, c.1984, 2nd.prtg. 8vo. cloth, 210pp. ex-lib.- sp label, bkplte., pocket, stamps, VG $

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280.
Pannell, J.P.M.  
An Illustrated History of Civil Engineering

Ungar, NY c.1965, 1st.Amer.ed. 8vo., cloth, 376pp., 282 illusts., NF $

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281.
Pantin, C.F.A.  
The Relations between the Sciences Based upon the Tarner Lectures of Trinity College, 1959

ed. & intro. by A.M.Pantin & W.H.Thorpe. Cambridge University Press, 1968, 1st. 8vo., cloth, 206pp., VG+/VG+ $

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282.
Papich, Anton, with Kenneth V. Bowers and Gordon Gray  
In the Matter of J. Robert Oppenheimer : Transcript of Hearing before Personnel Security Board, Washington DC, April 12, 1954 through May 6, 1954

Publisher: Government Printing Office; Washington, D. C. : 1954.
Very Good Softcover 993 pages; 8vo (9.25") 24 cm; Government repot. Gray covers. Index of witnesses. ; Reported by Anton Papich. Transcriber, Kenneth V. Bowers. Chair of United States Atomic Energy Commission, Gordon Gray. ; We are including with this volume a 41-page report entitled The Hydrogen Bomb and International Control: Technical Background and Information, published by the US Congress Joint Committee on Atomic Energy, July 1950, with bibliography, 2 tables, 2 b/w diagrams. Both vols show edge sunning and moderate wear. Name penned on front upper corner of each. Both bindings intact. ; Scarce.

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283.
Pattison, F.L.M.  
Granville Sharp Pattison Anatomist & Antagonist, 1791-1851

(History of American Science & Technology Series) University of Alabama Press c.1987, 1st. 8vo., cloth, 285pp. F/F $

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284.
Petrus Nonius  
Publicação do Grupo Portugués da História das Ciéncias..., Director Arlindo Camilo Monteiro

Publisher: Lisboa, MCMXXXVII [1937]..
Vol. I, fascislce 1 & 2. 207 p.; paper; edges worn, chipped, soiled. Essays in the history of science. (3810a)

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285.
PHIN, John  
The Seven Follies of Science. A Popular Account of the Most Famous Scientific Impossibliities and the Attempts Which Have Been Made to Solve Them.

Publisher: Archibald Constable & Company, 1906.
F First Edition Very good indeed in the original dark green cloth, lacking fepo else clean and tight.

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286.
Pingree, David Edwin, 1933-2005.  
Census of the Exact Sciences in Sanskrit; series A vol.3 [by] David Pingree

Publisher: Philadelphia, American Philosophical Society, 1976.
[vi], 208 p., 28 cm. Memoirs of the American Philosophical Society ; v. 111. Reprinted 1992. "This third volume of Series A of the Census...is devoted to those authors whose names begin with a cerebral (c, ch, j, and jh), a reflexive... or a dental." Stock# 42,429x. Vg, new from publisher / soft cover.

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287.
Polikarov, A.  
Science & Philosophy

Bulgarian Academy of Science, Sofia 1973, small 8vo. cloth, 133pp. VG/VG $

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288.
Pouillet, M. (Claude Servais Mathias), 1790-1868  
Éléments de Physique Experimentale et de Météorologie
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Publisher: Paris, Hachette, 1856.
1 p.l., 49 double-page plates; 22 cm. The plate volume to the seventh edition of this university text. Pouillet was a leading electrochemist of his era and is best remebered for his studies of the surface of the sun. Stock#OB415. Very good in half leather by Dragonfly.

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289.
POULTON, Edward B.  
Charles Darwin and the Theory of Natural Selection

Publisher: Cassell & Co London, 1901.
Popular Edition The Century Science Series. A fine copy n the original dark green series binding as issued,

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290.
Przypkowski, Tadeusz  
Dzieje Mysli Kopernikowskiej

Wydawnictwo Ministerstwa Obrony Narodowej, Warzawa, 1972, 12mo. cloth, 175pp., VG in edgeworn dj $

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291.
Rasband, S. Neil  
Chaotic Dynamics of Nonlinear Systems

Wiley c.1990, 2nd.prtg. 8vo. cloth, 230pp. F/F $

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292.
Regis, Edward, 1944-  
Who Got Einstein's Office? : Eccentricity and Genius at the Institute for Advanced Study / Ed Regis.

Publisher: Reading, MA : Addison-Wesley, c1987.
xv, 316 p. : illus. ; index, 25 cm. The Institute for Advanced Study at Princeton has hosted some of the most brilliant minds in America. Bibliography: p. 295-305. Stock# 41,136x. Fine/ dj fine.

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293.
Reid, R.W.  
Tongues of Conscience War & the Scientist's dilemna

Readers Union, Constable, London, 1970, 8vo., cloth, 352pp. mostly WW2 & the various countries bomb projects. VG/VG $

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294.
Reingold, Nathan, 1927- ed.  
Science in Nineteenth-Century America, A Documentary History

Publisher: New York, Hill and Wang [1964].
xii, 339. p. illus. 21 cm. American century series. Selections from Silliman and Bowditch, from natural historians,the Wilkes Expedition, early physicists and more. IAB. Stock# 38,390. Good+/ paper.

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295.
Rescher, Nicholas  
Scientific Progress A Philosophical Essay on the economics of Research in Natural Science

University of Pittsburgh, c.1978, 1st. 8vo. cloth, 278pp. F/F $

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296.
Rimmer, Harry  
The Evidences for Immortality Fifth Edition

Eerdman's Pub. Grand Rapids, 1944, (orig.c.1935), small 8vo., cloth, 112pp., chipped spine caps, G+ $

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297.
Rimmer, Harry  
Modern Science & the Fifth Day of Creation

Research Science Bureau, L.A. c.1931, 5-1/4"x7-3/4" pamphlet, stapled wraps, 37pp., VG- $

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298.
Ritterbush, Philip C. (ed.)  
Scientific Institutions of the Future AAAS Symposium, Dec.1971.

Acropolis Bks., c.1972, 8vo. paperbk. 164pp. VG $

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299.
Robert Cohen & Max Wartofsky (eds.) Grunbaum, Havas, Finkelstein, Putnem Aage Petersen, Grunstra, I.B.Cohen, Furth, Mark  
Boston Studies in the Philosophy of Science vol.V Proceedings of the Boston Colloquium 1966/1968Logic & Method of the Natural Sciences. (Synthese Library)

D.Riedel, Dordrecht / Humanities Press NY c.1969, 8vo. hardcover, 482pp. VG/VG $

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300.
Robertson, Peter  
THE EARLY YEARS: The Niels Bohr Institute - 1921-1930
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Publisher: Akademisk Forlag, Copenhagen, 1979.
Fine+ with no dust jacket. First Edition. Hard Cover. ISBN: 8750018760 FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING. Hardcover without dust jacket. 175 pp. Foreword by Aage Bohr. Bound in publisher's full blue pictorial cloth, black lettering on spine, black lettering and photograph on cover. Illustrated with numerous B&W photographs. Laid in is a presentation slip identifying the recipient as "a colleague who has been associated with our Institute during the lifetime of Niels Bohr." That colleague was Dr. Ellis P. Steinberg. This is a new, unopened copy and except for the neatly stamped name of the physicist receiving the book on the ffep, is in perfect, pristine condition. FINE+. A survey of the lives and work of the physicists associated with the Institute during its first decade of operation. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

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