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Category: All Categories: Science: History of Science
1107 items found.   List items by:   Author     Title     Publisher
226.
Clark, J  
Scientific Research in British Universities 1965 - 1966.

Publisher: London: HMSO 1966..
426p green cloth, hardly used ex lib, VG+

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227.
CLERKE, Agnes M.  
The Herschels and Modern Astronomy.

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

Appr.: | AUD 90.14 CAD 91.40 EUR 62.96 GBP 50.00 JPY 8,500.00 MXN 1,062.50 ZAR 894.74 

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228.
Clifford, William Kingdon  
The Common Sense of the Exact Sciences.

Publisher: London: Kegan Paul, Trench & Co 1885. (The International Scientific Series).
271p 44p main text followed by publisher's catalogue at back, first edition, red cloth hardback with ornate black decoration on cover and spine, gilt writing to spine, 100 figures, some foxing to catalogue at end, very good condition for age, a nice copy

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229.
Clifford, William Kingdon  
The Common Sense of the Exact Sciences.

Publisher: New York: Dover 1955..
lxvi 244p blue paperback, minor ex library marking, Preface B Russell & Pearson, figures, bibliogr, text clean, binding tight

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230.
Clodd, Edward  
The Pioneers of Evolution: from Thales to Huxley.

Publisher: London: Watts 1921..
old paperback booklet, printed on poor paper, with portrait to cover, minor library markings, original and aged

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231.
Clouse, Michael  
Medicine, Government and Public Health in Philip II's Spain. Shared Interests, Competing Authorities.

Publisher: Aldershot: Ashgate 2011. (The History of Medicine in Context).
204p black cloth, clean dust jacket, pages clean throughout, fine copy, as new

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232.
Clowes, G S  
Sailing Ships: Their History and Development as Illustrated by the Collection of Ship-Models in the Science Museum. Part 2: Catalogue of Exhibits, with Descriptive Notes. 4th Edition.

Publisher: London: HMSO 1952..
123p brown paperback, minor shelfwear, ex library markings, index, plates, useful copy

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233.
Clowes, G S  
Sailing Ships: Their History and Development as Illustrated by the Collection of Ship-Models in the Science Museum. Part 1: Historical Notes.

Publisher: London: HMSO 1932..
114p brown paperback, minor shelfwear, yellowing to edges, index, very good condition

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234.
Clowes, G S  
Sailing Ships. Their History and Development as Illustrated by the Collection of Ship Models in the Science Museum. Part 1: Historical Notes.

Publisher: London: Science Museum 1951..
114p paper cover, plates, index, library stamp

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235.
Cochrane, Rexmond  
The National Acadamy of Sciences The 1st. 100 Years 1863-1963

NAS Wash. 1978, 8vo. cloth, 694pp. NF $

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236.
Cochrane, Rexmond C.  
The National Academy of Science: The First Hundred Years, 1863-1963

Publisher: Washington, D. C: National Academy of Sciences, 1978..
23 X 16 cm. Near Fine/No dj. Grey cloth, gold ink titles, xv, 694 pp, many b & w photos, footnotes, name index, subject index. Titles somewhat corroded, extremities lightly rubbed. Based largely upon material in the Society's archives. Shipping weight 4 lbs. (International 3 lbs., 4 oz.)

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237.
Cockcroft, J D [Ed]  
The Organization of Research Establishments.

Publisher: Cambridge University Press 1965..
275p cloth, dj (sl short), index, plates, very clean ex lib, covers Harwell, NPL, Babraham, Glaxco, Bell, Rutherford, CERN, etc

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238.
Cohen, Edmund D.  
C.G.Jung & the Scientific Attitude

Philosophical Library, NY c.1975, no prtgs.listed, 8vo. cloth, 167pp. VG-/VG- $

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239.
Cohen, I. Bernard [forward By Samuel Eliot Morrison], Illustrated by: B&W Illustrations  
SOME EARLY TOOLS OF AMERICAN SCIENCE: An Account of the Early Scientific Instruments and Mineralogical and Biological Collections in Harvard University

Publisher: Russell & Russell New York 1967.
Blue cloth hardcover with gilt stamped spine title. 201 pages, illustrated in B&W. A fine history of early American science drawn from the exhibits at Harvard, featuring Scientific Instruments, Natural Philosophy, Chemistry, and Biology.Tiniest wear to lower corner tips and spine edge, otherwise clean, crisp, and tight. SCI 1906 Reissue No Dust Jacket Hard Cover Near Fine 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall

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240.
Cole, C N  
Mechanical Engineering 1975. Inaugural Lecture.

Publisher: Leeds: University Press 1967..
22p booklet with faint green cover, sewn, illus, a view into the future past, VG+

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241.
Collier, K G  
Can a Scientist Believe.

Publisher: London: Mowbray 1950. (Enquirer's Library).
24p blue stapled booklet with illustrated cover, as new, pages clean, VG

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242.
Collins, Harry ; Pinch, Trevor  
The Golem. What Everybody should Know About Science.

Publisher: Cambridge University Press 1993..
163p hardback with dj, as new

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243.
Colodny, Robert G.(ed.) / Carl Hempel; Wilfrid Sellars; Michael Scriven; Ernst Caspari; Adolf Grunbaum; P.K.Feyerabend.  
Frontiers of Science & Philosophy

(University Pittsburgh Series in the Philosophy of Science 1) University of Pittsburgh Press, 1962, 1st. 8vo. cloth, 288pp. VG/VG $

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244.
Commoner, Barry (Chairman)  
The Integrity of Science

report by Committee on Science in the Promotion of Human Welfare. reprinted from Science & Culture. 1960s, 8"x5" stapled wraps, pp.291-332, G $

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245.
Conant, J B  
Modern Science and Modern Man.

Publisher: Columbia University Press 1952. (Bampton Lectures in America).
11p tan hardback, original cloth, library bookplate, very good, first edition

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246.
CONDORCET, Marquis De  
Eloges Des Academiciens De Academie Royale Des Sciences Morts Depuis 1666, Jusqu'en 1699

Publisher: Paris: No Publisher, 1968.
First Thus. A facsimile of the rare 1773 original, fine in plain white card wrappers as issued.

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247.
Cook, Alan ; Royal Society  
Time and the Royal Society. (Notes and Records of the Royal Society, January 2001).

Publisher: London: Royal Society 2001..
19p essay in an 181p issue, illustrated paperback, pages unmarked, binding firm, near fine condition

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248.
CORBIN, Diana Fontaine Maury  
A Life of Matthew Fontaine Maury, U S N and C S N , Author of 'Physical Geography of the Sea and Its Meteorology'

Publisher: Sampson Low Marston Searle & Rivington, 1888.
First Edition. A very good ex-library copy in contemporary 1/2 brown calf, cloth boards, rubbed, library numbers foot spine, usual labels and stamps fep's and preliminary leaves, scattered foxing to text, but overall a clean tight copy of a very scarce book.

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249.
Cornforth, Maurice  
Science & Idealism An Examination of Pure Empiricism & Modern Logic

International Pub., NY c.1947, 8vo. cloth, 267pp. G+ $

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250.
Coulson, C A  
Science and Christian Belief.

Publisher: London: Collins 1958. (Fontana Series).
159p blue paperback, index, notes, very good copy

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251.
Coutts Keppell (Vicount Bury), William  
The Science of Electricity as Applied in Peace and War.

Publisher: Offprint 1877..
42p review essay of Kelvin's Papers and some work on telegraphs from Quarterly Review 1877, with original cover, disbound, author identified by g.j.n.gooday from Leeds

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252.
Cox, Caroline  
A Sociology of Medical Practice.

Publisher: London: Macmillan 1975..
318p maroon paperback, sunned and worn cover, ex library with labels half removed, good condition

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253.
Cravens, Hamilton.  
The Triumph of Evolution: The Heredity-Environment Controversy, 1900 - 1941

Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, 1988..
Paperback 8vo, paperback. New. Still in shrinkwrap. xxiv, 351 p. ISBN: 0801837421

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254.
Crawford, M.D.C.  
The Influence of Invention on Civilization

World Pub. c.1942 (orig.ed.1938) 8vo. cloth, 449pp. yellowed pp. G $

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255.
Crombie, A C ; Hoskin, Michael [Eds]  
History of Science: An Annual Review of Literature, Research and Teaching, Vol 6.

Publisher: Cambridge: Heffer 1967..
v 178p blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine, essays, reviews, bibliogr, VG: Harriot papers, Corruption of Newton's Diagrams, etc

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256.
CROSLAND, Maurice  
The Society of Arcueil. A View of French Science at the Time of Napoleon I

Publisher: Heinemann, 1967.
First Edition. A near fine copy in a near fine sl. edgeworn d.w.

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257.
Crosson, Frederick J. & Kenneth M. Sayre (eds.)  
Philosophy & Cybernetics Essays Delivered to the Philosophic Institute for Artificial Intelligence at the University of Notre Dame.

University Notre Dame, c.1967, 1st. small 8vo. cloth, 271pp., F/VG $

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258.
Crothers, Bronson ; Paine, Richmond  
The Natural History of Cerebral Palsy.

Publisher: Harvard University Press 1959..
xi 299p large cloth, index, bibliography, photogr plates, VG ex lib copy cloth a bit rubbed, but pages clean and binding firm

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259.
Crowley, T E  
Discovering Mechanical Music.

Publisher: Tring: Shire Publications 1975..
48p paperback booklet, index, photogr plates, ex library

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260.
Cunliffe-Jones, Hubert  
Technology, Community and Church.

Publisher: London: Independent Press 1961..
159p green cloth, VG+ ex lib, unused

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261.
Cunningham, Andrew ; French, Roger  
The Medical Enlightenment of the Eighteenth Century.

Publisher: Cambridge University Press 1990..
330p hardback with mustard blue laminated cover, as new

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262.
Curtis, Adela  
The New Mysticism. Six Lectures. Third Edition.

Publisher: London: School of Science 1913..
172p blue cloth, slightly soiled and scratched boards, sunned, ex library, unmarked, very good condition

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263.
Dale, Henry  
Adventures in Physiology with Excursions into Autopharmacology.

Publisher: London: Pergamon 1953..
xvi 652p black cloth with gilt lettering on spine, frontispiece, many b&w diagrams, ex library with labels and stamps, boards bowed, otherwise very good condition, first edition

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264.
Daniloff, Nicholas  
The Kremlin & the Cosmos

Knopf, NY 1972, 1st. 8vo. hardcover, 264pp., re Russian space program. VG/VG

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265.
Dark, Richard & Thomas Derrick (illusts.)  
The Hilarious Universe Being Angela's Guide to Einstein & That Crush

Blackwell, Oxford, 1932, 3rd.prtg. small 8vo. hardcover, 130pp. a 1066 & All thatish history of science. G+ $

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266.
Darwin, C G  
Logic and Probability in Physics.

Publisher: London: British Association for the Advancement of Science 1938..
13 page offprint with red card cover: Address delivered at the annual meeting of The British Association for the Advancement of Science, Cambridge August 17-24, 1938, contents, diagrams, bibliography

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267.
Darwin, C G  
The New Conceptions of Matter.

Publisher: London: Bell & Sons 1932..
viii 192p cloth (a bit worn & soft), index, ex library, frontispiece and plate detachedtext clean, a useful working copy only

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268.
Darwin, C G  
Logic and Probability in Physics, in: Discovery: The Popular Journal of Knowledge. New Series Vol 1 No 7.

Publisher: Cambridge University Press 1938..
iv [52]p stapled, paper wrapper, complete issue with 8 articles + notes, letters & reviews, articles incl "Science on a Modern World" by Snow, "Tristan de Cunha: A Norwegian Expedition" by Erling Christopherson, "The Changing Outlook" by R V Southwell, nu

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269.
Darwin, Charles, 1809-1882  
A Letter of Charles Darwin about preparations for the voyage of the Beagle, 1831

Publisher: Philadelphia, American Philosophical Society, 1971.
[8] p., [4] pp. facsimile, 28 cm. Facsimile of a letter dated 10 Sept., 1831 in the APS. Printed for Friends of the Library by Stinehour and Meriden. IAB. Stock# 33,374. Vg/ soft cover

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270.
DARWIN, Erasmus (Edited By Desmond KING-HELE)  
The Essential Writings of Erasmus Darwin

Publisher: Macgibbon & Kee, 1969.
F First Edition A fine copy in a near fine d.w., short closed tear and associaterd crease head front panel.

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271.
Darwin, George Howard  
The Evolution of Satellites.

Publisher: Washington: Government Printing Office 1898. (Smithsonian Institution).
15p removed from bound volume: Annual Report of the Regents of the Smithsonian Institution to July 1897, in protective sandwich bag

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272.
DAUMAS, Maurice (Edited by)  
Histoire Generale Des Techniques: TOME I: Les Origines De La Civilisation Technique.

Publisher: Paris: Presses Universitaires De France.
First Edition. A fine copy (ink name fep) in a vg+ edgeworn lightly chipped and creased d.w.

Appr.: | AUD 90.14 CAD 91.40 EUR 62.96 GBP 50.00 JPY 8,500.00 MXN 1,062.50 ZAR 894.74 

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273.
Davidge, H T ; Hutchinson, Robert  
Technical Electricity.

Publisher: London: Clive 1907. (Organised Science Series).
x 502p red cloth, gilt lettering to spine, 1st ed, figures in text, appendices, exercises with answers, index, binding sl loose, spine scuffed, still VG

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274.
Davies, Mansel  
An Outline of the Development of Science.

Publisher: London: Watts 1947. (Thinker's Library).
vii 214p small hardback, worn dustjacket, plates, still very good

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275.
Davis, Kenneth ; Day, John  
Water. The Mirror of Science.

Publisher: London: Heinemann 1964. (Science Studies Series).
195p small format period paperback, nice clean copy, tight and never used, fresh and clean copy, very attractive

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276.
Davis, Philip J., and David Park  
No Way : The Nature of the Impossible

Publisher: W. H. Freeman & Company; N. Y. : 1987.
Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket First Edition Hardcover 325 pages; 8vo (9.5") 25 cm; Black cloth, metallic blue lettering, blue endpapers, chapter endnotes, a few b/w figures and diagrams, 18 chapters by various authors including Michael Yarmolinsky, Adam Yarmolinsky, Walter J. Gensler, Kinereth Gensler, Sophie Freud, Everett Hafner, more. ; Isbn 0716718138. Examines the nature of what is impossible. Topics include: Science. Engineering. Humanities. Social sciences. Medicine. Chemistry. Physics. Law. Politics. Psychology. Music. Child-rearing. Paradoxes. More. ; Only a whisper of shelfwear. Appears unread. Scarce.

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277.
Davy, John  
Miscellaneous Observations on Animal Heat.

Publisher: London: Royal Society 1840..
pp 57 - 64, includes measurements on fish, aged inhabitants of Grasmere etc

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278.
Davy, M J  
Handbook of the Collections illustrating Aeronautics, 1: Heavier-Than-Air Aircraft. A Brief Outline of the History and Development of Mechanical Flight with Reference to the National Aeronautical Collection, and a Catalo

Publisher: London: HMSO 1935. (Board of Education, Science Museum).
125p large paper covers, index, bibliography, photogr plates, very well preserved copy, VG

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279.
Dawson, Virginia  
Engines and Innovation: Lewis Laboratory and American Propulsion Technology.

Publisher: Washington: NASA 1991. (NASA History Series).
x 276p large pb A4 format, appendices, indices, tables, almost as new, VG

Appr.: | AUD 32.76 CAD 33.22 EUR 22.88 GBP 18.17 JPY 3,089.00 MXN 386.13 ZAR 325.16 

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280.
Dawsons of Pall Mall  
Catalogue180. Sholders of Giants

Publisher: London, Dawsons of Pall Mall, 1967..
79 p., illus., (facsims)., 25 cm. 280 items. "If I have seen further it is by standing on the sholders of giants." Newton. These 280 scientific books are all ones Newton could have read. Stock# 38,580x. Good+, soiled/ paper

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281.
DE BONO, Edward (Edited by)  
Eureka! An Illustrated History of Inventions from the Wheel to the Computer

Publisher: Thames & Hudson, 1974.
First Edition. A fine copy (ink name fep) in a near fine sl. edgeworn d.w.

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282.
DE FERRANTI, Gertrude Ziani & INCE, Richard  
The Life and Letters of Sebastian Ziani De Ferranti

Publisher: Williams & Norgate, 1934.
F First Edition A very good copy in the original black cloth, spine faded else clean and tight. Ownership signature and date 1938 of South African etcher and artist F. Seymour Haden, 1938.

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283.
de Graffigny, Henri  
Explorations of the Upper Atmosphere.

Publisher: Washington: Government Printing Office 1898. (Smithsonian Institution).
15p removed from bound volume: Annual Report of the Regents of the Smithsonian Institution to July 1897, in protective sandwich bag

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284.
DE MORGAN, Augustus  
Newton, His Friend : And His Niece

Publisher: Elliot Stock, 1885.
First Edition. Very good indeed in original br4own cloth gilt

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285.
de Santillana, Giorgio, 1901-1974  
The Crime of Galileo

Publisher: University of Chicago Press, 1955.
xiv, 339 p., illus., 23.5 cm. "His tragedy was an excess of gifts; for, while the telescope was his key to success, his real social strength lay in his extraordinary literary capacity, his brilliant repartee, his eloquence and charm.." Stock# 30,063. Vg/ dj vg.

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286.
de Santillana, Giorgio, 1901-1974  
The Crime of Galileo

Publisher: N.Y., Time Reading Program, c1962.
xxvi, 371 p. illus., 20 cm. Places the conflict betwen the scientist and the Papcy in a new light. Stock# 30,062. Vg/ wrappers. Another copy. Vg, but top corner of front cover torn. $7.50.

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287.
de Santillana, Giorgio, 1901-1974. [Galileo Gailei, 1564-1642]  
The Crime of Galileo.

Publisher: Phoenix Books, Chicago UP [1963].
xvi, 340 p., index, illus. "...a masterly intellectual whodunit which traces not the life but the mental footsteps of Galileo on his road to personal tragedy." Paper covers soiled; good+. Cover by Ed & Jane Bedno. Stock#22491 {rbl}.

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288.
De Ville, Eric  
Electricity

Publisher: Harmondsworth, UK: Penguin/Pelican Books, 1955 1st ed..
159pp. illus. paperback: near Very Good [text is age browned; else nrVG] A history of the subject.

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289.
De Vries, Leonard  
The Book of the Atom. Translated by Eric G Breeze. Illustrated by Gerard Van Straaten.

Publisher: London: Murray 1960..
143p large heavy blue cloth with illustrated cover, spine sl sunned, printed end papers, pages clean with double columned text and illustrations throughout, VG ex lib copy

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290.
Dear, Peter Robert  
Discipline & Experience: The Mathematical Way in the Scientific Revolution

Publisher: Chicago, UP, 1996.
xii, 290 p. illus., 23 cm. "investigatesthe nature of the changes that occured during the [early modern] period, focusing attention on evolving notions of experience and how these developed into the experimental work that is at the center of modern science." Stock# 31,857. Fine/ wrappers.

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291.
Debus, Allen  
The English Paracelsians.

Publisher: London: Oldbourne 1965. (Oldbourne History of Science Library).
222 hardback with blue dustjacket, imprint information covered with Elzevier Sticker, well preserved clean copy, hardly used

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292.
Debus, Allen  
Man and Nature in the Renaissance.

Publisher: Cambridge University Press 1978. (Cambridge History of Science Series).
xi 158p paperback index, bibliogr, illus, slighty worn ex library copy, pagers clean

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293.
Department of Education  
Engineering Science at the University.

Publisher: University of Oxford 1963..
72p cream stapled paperback with card cover, a little dust, ex-lib, pages clean, VG

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294.
Derry, T K ; Williams, Trevor  
A Short History of Technology from the Earliest Times to A D 1900.

Publisher: Oxford University Press 1960..
xviii 782p original blue cloth, spine a but dull, a fresh copy of the first edition

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295.
DERRY, T.K. & WILLIAMS, Trevor  
A Short History of Technology from the Earliest Times to A.D.1900

Publisher: Oxford at the Clarendon Press, 1970.
Reprint A fine copy in a vg++ spinefaded d.w.

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296.
Dick, Thomas  
The Christian Philosopher; or, the Connection of Science and Philosophy with Religion. Vol 2. New Edition.

Publisher: London: Collins 1850..
viii 333p brown cloth, gilt lettering to spine, engraved illustrations in text, sl foxing to some pages, endpapers sl grubby, page edges yellowed, hurts to ends of spine, binding loose but intact, good only

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297.
DICKINSON, H.W  
James Watt Craftsman & Engineer

Publisher: Babcock & Wilcox/Cambridge University Press, 1935.
First Edition. Very good in original red cloth gilt, spiene faded

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298.
DICKINSON, H.W  
Matthew Boulton

Publisher: Babcock & Wilcox/Cambridge University Press, 1936.
First Edition. Very good in original red cloth gilt, spine faded

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299.
DICKINSON, H.W & TITLEY, Arthur  
Richard Trevithick The Engineer And the Man

Publisher: Cambridge University Press, 1934.
2nd Printing. Very good in original red cloth gilt, spine faded : the thick Centenary Commemoration Memorial Volume

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300.
Dilworth, Craig  
Scientific Progress A Study Concerning the Nature of the Relation Between Successive Scientific Theories 2nd.ed.

D.Reidel, Pallas Paperbks., Dordrecht c.1986, trade paperbk. 180pp., inscribed by author to philosopher William Ruddick. also a typed letter, signed. VG $

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