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Category: All Categories: Science: History of Science
322 items found.   List items by:   Author     Title     Publisher
1.
Ronan, Colin A.  
Sir Isaac Newton

Publisher: [London], International Profiles [1969].
2 p.l., 91 p., illus. incl. color, 22 cm. Short, popular, illustrated biography. IAB. Stock# 34,693. Vg/ no dj.

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2.
Vaughan, John, 1755- 1841  
An Account of the American Philosophical Society / by John Vaughan (1841).

Publisher: [Philadelphia, Pa.], Published for the Friends of the Library, American Philosophical Society, 1972.
12 p. : facsim., port. ; 22 cm. Cover title. John Vaughan was Secretary and Librarian of the American Philosophical Society for over 50 years. This little history, written is 1841to answer a question of the Berlin Academy, is published from manuscript. IAB. Stock# 39,458. Vg/ paper.

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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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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 Archćology (Vézčre; 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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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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6.
Shapere, Dudley (ed.)  
Philosophical Problems of Natural Science (Sources in Philosophy Series)

(Sources in Phil. Ser.) MacMillan c.1965 2nd.trade paperbk.prtg. 123pp. VG $

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7.
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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8.
Wiborg, James H.  
Theoria Primarius

privately pub. Tacoma Wash. c.1992, 9"x11", cloth, 249pp. starts with hyperbolic functions & real angles & procedes to the concept of time & the evolution of man..F $

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9.
Greenbaum, Leonard  
A Special Interest The Atomic Energy Commission, Argonne National Laboratory & the Midwestern Universities

University of Michigan Press c.1971, 1st. 8vo. cloth, 222pp. F/F $

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10.
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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11.
Boss, Valentin  
Newton & Russia The Early Influence, 1698-1796

Harvard University Press 1972 1st. 8vo. cloth, 309pp. lightly soiled dj, ow f/NF $

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12.
Berkeley, Edmund & Dorothy Smith  
George William Featherstonhaugh The First U.S. Government Geologist (History of American Science & Technology Series)

University of Alabama Press, c.1988 1st. 8vo., cloth, 357pp. F/F $

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13.
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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14.

Biographical Memoirs National Academy of Sciences vol.61

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

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15.
Scheffler, Israel  
The Anatomy of Inquiry Philosophical Studies in the Theory of Science

Library of Liberal Arts, Bobbs-Merrill c.1963 1st.trade paperbk. 337pp. VG $

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16.
Cochrane, Rexmond  
The National Acadamy of Sciences The 1st. 100 Years 1863-1963

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

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17.
Levine, Joseph M.  
Dr. Woodward's Shield History, Science & Satire in Augustan England

University of California Press, c.1977 1st. 8vo. cloth, 362pp. F in spine faded, NF dj, $

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18.
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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19.
Hatchett, Charles  
An Analysis of a Mineral Substance from North America containing a Metal Hitherto Unknown

from the Philosophical Transactions. London 1802, undated facs. 1960s? 8-3/4"x11" boards, 18pp. + 1pp. note from 1877 Am.Journal of Sci. re the elment Columbium or Niobium. marbled boards, NF $

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20.
Lavoisier, Antoine  
Elements of Chemistry

new intro. by Douglas McKie. 1st.Dover paperbk. c.1965, 8vo. 511pp.+14 plates including fold-out, 1790 trans. pub. by WilliamCreech. laminate starting to peel at edges, ow VG $

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21.
Stern, Bernard J.  
Historical Sociology The Selected Papers

Citadel Press NY c.1959 1st. trade paperbk. 433pp. G $

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22.
Baatz, Simon  
Knowledge, Culture & Science in the Metropolis The New York Acadamy of Sciences, 1817-1970

(Annals of the NY Acad.Sci., #584) May 1990, 8vo. paperbk. 269pp. F $

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23.
Yourgrau, Wolfgang & Allen D. Breck (eds.)  
Cosmology, History & Theology based on 3rd. International Colloquium held University of Denver, Nov.5-8 1974

Plenum, NY 1972, 8vo. cloth, 416pp. VG+/VG+ $

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24.
Nieburg, H.L.  
In the Name of Science

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

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25.
Cornforth, Maurice  
Science & Idealism An Examination of Pure Empiricism & Modern Logic

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

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26.
Kranzberg, Melvin & Joseph Gies  
By the Sweat of Thy Brow Work in the Western World

Putnams NY c.1975 2nd.trade paperbk.prtg. 248pp. F $

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27.
Ormathwaite, Lord  
Astronomy & Geology Compared

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

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28.
Bush, Vannevar  
Pieces of the Action

Morrow NY 1970 1st. 8vo. cloth, 366pp. VG $

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29.
Johnson, William A.  
Christopher Polhem The Father of Swedish Technology

trans.fr.Swedish. Trustees of Trinity Coll., Hartford, c.1963, 10-1/2"x7-1/4", leather spine, cloth boards, 259pp. illustr. 18th.cent. scientist. 4 autograph letters from Morris D. Stone & C. Richard Soderbergh about obtaining Polhem material for article Stone was writing. VG $

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30.
Tatnall, F.G.  
Tatnall on Testing An Autobiographical Account of Adventures under 13 Vice Presidents

ASM c.1966, 8vo. cloth, 234pp. re the bonded wire strain gage. VG $

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31.
Rasband, S. Neil  
Chaotic Dynamics of Nonlinear Systems

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

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32.
Lister, Martin / Raymond Phineas Sterns (ed., annotations & biog.)  
A Journey to Paris in the Year 1698 (Facsimile Reprints in the History of Science # 4)

University of Illinois Press, c.1967, smaller 8vo. cloth, 248pp. facsimile of 1699 work +109pp. of intro., notes & Lister bibliog. F/F $

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33.
Weiss, Paul A.  
Within the Gates of Science & Beyond Science in its Cultural Commitments

Hafner Pub. NY 1971, 8vo. cloth, 328pp. ex-lib. sp label, pocket, stamps, ow VG $

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34.
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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35.
Weissmann, Gerald  
The Woods Hole Cantata Essays on Science & Society

Dodd, Mead c.1985, 2nd.trade paperbk.prtg. 230pp. VG $

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36.
Polikarov, A.  
Science & Philosophy

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

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37.
Ganovski, Sava (et.al., eds.)  
Science, Technology, Man

Bulgarian Acadamy of Sciences, Sofia, 1973, wide 8vo. cloth, 317pp. re 15th. World Congress of Philosophy, Varna 1973. VG/VG- $

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38.
Braithwaite, R.B.  
Scientific Explanation A Study of the Function of Theory, Probability & Law in Science

(1946 Tarner Lectures) Cambridge University Press London 1953, 8vo. cloth, 376pp. Norwood R. Hanson's copy. dj in pieces, G, $

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39.
Braithwaite, R.B.  
Scientific Explanation A Study of the Function of Theory, Probability & Law in Science (1946 Tarner Lectures)

Cambridge University Press, London, 1968, 1st.trade paperbk.prtg., 376pp. VG- $

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40.
Walker, Marshall  
The Nature of Scientific Thought

Prentice Hall c.1963, trade paperbk. 184pp. VG- $

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41.
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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42.
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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43.

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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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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45.
Robinson, Eric  
James Watt, Engineer & Man of Science

reprint from Notes & Records of the Royal Soc. of London, 24, #2, Apr. 1970, 8vo. stapled wraps, 11pp. signed by Robinson, NF $

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46.
Harvey, William  
An Anatomical Disquisition on the Motion of the Heart & Blood in Animals

(Everymans) tr.fr.Latin by Robert Willis. Dent, London nd.12mo. 239pp. leather sp., cloth boards, split in 3 pieces so reader only, $

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47.
Stimson, Dorothy  
Scientists & Amateurs A History of the Royal Society

Schuman, NY c.1948, 1st. 8vo. cloth, 270pp. 2"x2" waterstain to dj, front cover & front eps, G/G $

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48.
Rukeyser, Muriel  
The Traces of Thomas Hariot

RH, NY c.1971, stated 1st. but code #2, 8vo. cloth, 366pp. 16th. cent. traveller, scientist & literauteur. F/F $

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49.
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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50.
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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51.

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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52.

Science & Literature A conference

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

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53.
Kasson, John F.  
Civilizing the Machine Technology & Republican Values in America, 1776-1900

1st.Penguin trade paperbk. c.1977, 274pp. somewhat yellowed, VG $

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54.

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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55.
Kock, Winston E.  
The Creative Engineer The Art of Inventing

Plenum Press NY c.1978, 8vo. cloth, 385pp. NF in chipped dj $

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56.
dŐEspagnat, Bernard & Michael Paty  
La Physique et le Reel Seance du 24 Nov., 1979. Discussion...(Bulletin de la Societe Francaise de Philosophie)

Lib.Armand Colin. c.1980, 6-1/2"x9-1/2" stapled wraps, 43pp. inscribed by Paty to Robert Colodny. NF $

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57.
Donald Vogt / John Parascandola/ Ernst Stieb (respectively)  
Pharmacy in History vol.16, no.2, 1974, Trends in 19th.c. American Cholera Therapy /Controversy over Structure-Activity Relationships /Pharmaceutical Education in Ontario, Prelude & Beginnings.

offprint, 1974, pp. 41-80. 6"x9" stapled wraps, NF $

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58.
Jevons, W. Stanley  
Elementary Lessons in Logic: Deductive & Inductive with copious questions & examples & a vocabulary of logical terms

1870, MacMillan, London 1946, 12mo. cloth, 340pp. soiled covers, worn, cocked & pencilled, hinges & contents still holding, $

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59.
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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60.
Fellman, Anita Clair & Michael  
Making Sense of Self Medical Advice Literature in Late Nineteenth Century America

University of Pennsylvania, Phila. 1981, 1st. 8vo. cloth, 198pp. F/F $

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61.
Lutz, Tom  
American Nervousness, 1903 An Anecdotal History

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

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62.
Wallace, David Rains  
The Bonehunters' Revenge Dinosaurs, Greed & the Greatest Scientific Feud of the Gilded Age

Houghton, Mifflin Boston 1999, 1st. 8vo. hardcover, 366pp. library bkplte. & ink stamp on front free ep, no other marks, F/F $

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63.
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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64.
Zuckerman, Solly  
Monkeys Men & Missiles An Autobiography, 1946-1988

Norton, NY c.1989, 1st.Amer.ed. 8vo. hardcover, 498pp. Eisenhower, Un. of Birmingham & the London Zoo, &c.&c. F/F $

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65.
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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66.
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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67.
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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68.
Kemble, Edwin C.  
Physical Science, Its Structure & Development vol.I From Geometric Astronomy ot the Mechanical Theory of Heat

MIT Press c.1966, 1st. 7-1/4"x10-1/2", cloth, 498pp. VG in edgeworn dj $

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69.
Lightfoot, John / Jean K. Bowden (intro. & catalogue)  
John Lightfoot His Work & Travels with a Biographical Introduction & a Catalogue of the Ligtfoot Herbarium

Bentham-Moxon Trust, Kew Gardens & Hunt Institute Botanical Documentation, CMU. Kew & Pittsburgh, 1989 8vo. cloth, 255pp. NF $

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70.
Rumford, Count / Sanborn C.Brown (ed.)  
The Collected Works of Count Rumford vol.5 Public Institutions

Harvard University, 1970, 1st.thus. 8vo. cloth, 512pp. the poor in munich, poor relief, feeding the poor, coffee, public institutions in Bavaria, regulations in Army of Electorate of Bavaria & Palatinate, Royal Institution of Great Britain, forming Society for Diffusion of Knowledge.. VG/VG $

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71.
King-Hele, Desmond  
Erasmus Darwin

Scribners, NY c.1963, 8vo. cloth, 183pp. VG in rubbed dj $

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72.
Rothman, Tony  
Science a la Mode Physical Fashions & Fictions

Princeton University Press, c.1989, 1st.trade paperbk.prtg. 207pp. pencilled, a little ink, ow VG $

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73.
Lave, Lester B.  
Technological Change: Its Conception & Measurement

(Prentice Hall Series in Mathematical Analysis of Social Behavior) c.1966, 8vo. hardcover, 228pp. NF/NF $

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74.
Babkin, B.P.  
Pavlov A Biography

University of Chicago, c.1949, 1st. 8vo. cloth, 365pp. G $

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75.
Brewster, Edwin Tenney  
Creation A History of Non-Evolutionary Theories

Bobbs Merrill c.1927, 8vo. cloth, 295pp. frayed sp caps, ow G $

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