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Image for XIIe Congres International d'Histoire des Sciences Paris 1968 Actes , Tome I B -Discours et Conferences Colloques - Discussion des Rapports

XIIe Congres International d'Histoire des Sciences Paris 1968 Actes , Tome I B -Discours et Conferences Colloques - Discussion des Rapports

By: N/A

Price: $27.30

Publisher: Paris, Albert Blanchard: 1971

Seller ID: Books003896

Condition: Very Good


348, [iv]pp. Some articles are in French, some in English. Cover sunned at spine and edges, otherwise vg, clean, no tears. View more info

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XIIe Congres International d'Histoire des Sciences Paris 1968 Actes , Tome II - Problemes Generaux d'Histoire des Sciences Epistemologie

By: N/A

Price: $27.30

Publisher: Paris, Albert Blanchard: 1970

Seller ID: Books003897

Condition: Very Good


120pp. Articles in French, English, German (no translations). Cover sunned at spine and edges, otherwise vg, clean, no tears. View more info

Image for XIIe Congres International d'Histoire des Sciences Paris 1968 Actes , Tome III A - Science et Philosophie: Antiquite - Moyen Age - Renaissance

XIIe Congres International d'Histoire des Sciences Paris 1968 Actes , Tome III A - Science et Philosophie: Antiquite - Moyen Age - Renaissance

By: N/A

Price: $19.50

Publisher: Paris, Albert Blanchard: 1971

Seller ID: Books003898

Condition: Very Good


152pp. Articles in French, English, German (no translations). Cover sunned at spine and edges, otherwise vg, clean, no tears. View more info

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XIIe Congres International d'Histoire des Sciences Paris 1968 Actes , Tome III B - Science et Philosophie: XVIIe et XVIIIe siecles

By: N/A

Price: $19.50

Publisher: Paris, Albert Blanchard: 1971

Seller ID: Books003899

Condition: Very Good


184pp. Articles in French, English, German (no translations). Cover sunned at spine and edges, otherwise vg, clean, no tears. View more info

Image for XIIe Congres International d'Histoire des Sciences Paris 1968 Actes , Tome IV - Histoire des Mathematiques et de la Mecanique

XIIe Congres International d'Histoire des Sciences Paris 1968 Actes , Tome IV - Histoire des Mathematiques et de la Mecanique

By: N/A

Price: $29.25

Publisher: Paris, Albert Blanchard: 1971

Seller ID: Books003900

Condition: Very Good


184pp. Articles in French, English, German, and Italian (no translations). Cover sunned at spine and edges, otherwise vg, clean, no tears. View more info

Image for XIIe Congres International d'Histoire des Sciences Paris 1968 Actes , Tome V HIstoire de la Physique - y compris l'Astronomie - XIXe et XXe siecles

XIIe Congres International d'Histoire des Sciences Paris 1968 Actes , Tome V HIstoire de la Physique - y compris l'Astronomie - XIXe et XXe siecles

By: N/A

Price: $14.30

Publisher: Paris, Albert Blanchard: 1971

Seller ID: Books003901

Condition: Very Good


128pp. Articles in French, English, German (no translations). Cover sunned at spine and edges, spine cocked, clean, no tears. View more info

Image for XIIe Congres International d'Histoire des Sciences Paris 1968 Actes , Tome IX - Histoire des Sciences de l'Homme

XIIe Congres International d'Histoire des Sciences Paris 1968 Actes , Tome IX - Histoire des Sciences de l'Homme

By: N/A

Price: $15.60

Publisher: Paris, Albert Blanchard: 1971

Seller ID: Books003905

Condition: Very Good


62pp. Articles in French and English (no translations). Cover sunned at spine and edges, clean, no tears. Final pages uncut. View more info

Image for XIIe Congres International d'Histoire des Sciences. Resumes des Communications - Summaries.  Paris 25-31 Aout 1968

XIIe Congres International d'Histoire des Sciences. Resumes des Communications - Summaries. Paris 25-31 Aout 1968

By: N/A

Price: $19.50

Publisher: Paris, Busson: 1971

Seller ID: Books003910

Condition: Very Good


258 pp. Summaries, in French or English (no translations) of all the papers presented at the 1968 Congress, and published in he earlier volumes. Cover sunned at spine and edges, small stains to cover, pencilled notes, no tears. View more info

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Conference on Critical Problems and research Frontiers in History of Science and History of Technology, 30 October -- 3 November 1991

By: N/A

Price: $26.00

Publisher: Madison, Wisconsin,

Seller ID: Books003916

Condition: Very Good


482pp. nd (1991), n.p. twenty-six conference papers. Clean and unmarked. View more info

Image for Reports of Explorations and Surveys, to Acertain the Most Practicable and Economical Route for a Railroad from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean. Volume X.

Reports of Explorations and Surveys, to Acertain the Most Practicable and Economical Route for a Railroad from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean. Volume X.

By: N/A

Price: $1,056.25

Publisher: Washington, A. O. P. Nicholson: 1859

Seller ID: Books010663

Condition: Very Good


16, xiv, 2, 400, 27, 64, 24, [8], 97, 13 pages, and 122 plates: Fishes 51; Mammals 9; Reptiles 34, Birds 28. All bird plates hand coloured. Complete. Leather spine and corners professionally replaced to style; new endpapers, with original blank endpapers at front and rear. Foxing to some b&w plates; the bird plates are clean and vibrant. Overseas customers please inquire for accurate shipping options. View more info

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Natural Philosophy (Eighth Treatise): Meteorology

By: Bain, Alexander

Price: $50.70

Publisher: London and Edinburgh, William and Robert Chambers: 1856

Seller ID: Books006739

Condition: Good


82 pages. Stamped brown cloth with chipping to head of spine. Gilt title faded on spine. Leaves evenly tanned; a few unobtrusive stains. Hinges secure; no loose pages. One of the volumes in Chambers's Educational Course. First issued 1849; author (not credited in this volume) is the noted Scottish philosopher Alexander Bain. View more info

Image for Ensayos Sobre Historia de la Ciencia en homenaje a la memoria de George Sarton 1884-1956

Ensayos Sobre Historia de la Ciencia en homenaje a la memoria de George Sarton 1884-1956

By: Beltran, Enrique et.al.

Price: $16.25

Publisher: Mexico, D.F., Ediciones de la Sociedad Mexicana de Historia Natural: 1958

Seller ID: Books001719

Condition: Good


viii, 81pp. Edges of wrappers browned. "Estos articulos fueron originalemente publicados en la 'Revista de la Sociedad Mexicana de Historia Natural', Tomo XVII, diciembre de 1956, paginas 97 a 180." View more info

Image for Foods:  Their Composition and Analysis.  A Manual for the use of Analytical Chemists and others.  with an introductory essay on the History of Adulteration

Foods: Their Composition and Analysis. A Manual for the use of Analytical Chemists and others. with an introductory essay on the History of Adulteration

By: Blyth, Alexander Wynter

Price: $45.50

Publisher: London, Charles Griffin and Company, Limited: 1896

Edition: Fourth edition

Seller ID: Books006533

Condition: Fair


xxxii, 735pp. + 46pp. catalogue of publications, front and rear hinges becoming detached, ffep detached, text block tight, front paste down has bookplate of The Sanitary Institute declaring this volume to be a gift of the author, dated April 1896 View more info

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History of the Theory of Ore Deposits with a chapter on the rise of petrology

By: Crook, Thomas

Price: $39.00

Publisher: London, Thomas Murby & Co.: 1933

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books007568

Condition: Good, ex libris


163pp. has many of the usual library marking, no external defacements, text underlining or scoring View more info

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Gay-Lussac, Scientist and bourgeois.

By: Crosland, Maurice

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridge University Press: 1978

Seller ID: Books003303

Condition: Good


xvi, 333pp. Occasional annotation and scoring, review copy stamp to front paste down. View more info

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Rapport Historique sur les Progres des Sciences Naturelles depuis 1789

By: Cuvier, G.L.C.F.D.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Amsterdam, B.M. Israel: 1970

Seller ID: Books001445

Condition: Very Good


xvi, 394pp. From 'Spotlights on the History of Science II' series, "Unchanged reprint of the original edition Paris 1810." Green cloth with titles to front and spine. Spine sunned. Clean and unmarked in sound binding. View more info

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Lavoisier

By: Daumas, Maurice

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Paris, Gallimard: 1941

Seller ID: Books001535

Condition: Very Good


259pp. Original wraps well bound by J.H. v. Zoelen, Amsterdam, in contemporary half cloth over marbled boards with gilt titles to sunned spine. View more info

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History of the Conflict Between Religion and Science

By: Draper, John William

Price: $52.00

Publisher: New York, D. Appleton and Co.: 1901

Seller ID: Books009830

Condition: Very Good


xxiii, 373pp. boards bright and clean except light sunning of spine. Part of Appleton's "International Scientific Series" View more info

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The Country Dyer's Assistant

By: Ellis, Asa Jr.

Price: $531.25

Publisher: Brookfield, MA, E. Merriam & Co.: 1798

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books011565

Condition: Fair


viii, [9]-139, [4]. Full leather. Front and rear free endpaper and errata present. Binding sound but: LACKING two leaves [pp. 65-8], repair to final 4 leaves of text, final leaf of Index with loss. Contemporary ownership inscriptions front and rear; leaves toned and spotted; occasional ink (or dye) splash - in one instance [p. 96] obscuring text. Please consult photos. The first book on dying printed in North America. View more info

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Patients, Power and the Poor in Eighteenth-Century Bristol (Cambridge Studies in the History of Medicine)

By: Fissell, Mary E.

Price: $56.25

Publisher: New York, Cambridge University Press: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books011006

ISBN: 0521400473

Condition: Very Good


xi, 266pp. Previous owner's name obscured on ffep. Light pencil marginalia in first chapter. View more info