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Flora of Guiana; Series A  Phanerogams, Fascicle 3; 189. Bromeliaceae, Subfamily Tillandsioideae., A.R.A. Gorts-Van Rijn (editor)
1 Flora of Guiana; Series A Phanerogams, Fascicle 3; 189. Bromeliaceae, Subfamily Tillandsioideae.
A.R.A. Gorts-Van Rijn (editor)

Koeltz Scientific Books 1987, Fine; Softcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 112 pages, in turquoise wraps. Drawings, color photos, fold-out topographical map of Guiana at rear of book. Crisp, clean, tight, unmarked. 28787 
Price: 22.50 USD
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Constituents of the Universe, Atwood, John E.
2 Constituents of the Universe
Atwood, John E.

James Edward Friend 1897, First Edition. Very Good+; Hardcover; Narrow 8vo 8" to 9" tall; San Diego; 65 pages, bound in light reddish cloth with pictorial design on front. Printed at the Press of Frandzen, Bumgardner, and Co. Author presents the variables of space, time and motion as the three essential 'constituents' of the universe. Very clean and firmly bound. Cloth is bright with modest sunning & wear on spine. Interior clean, bright, unmarked. A few minor spots of foxing on preliminaries. A scarce book in original edition. Atwood's other writings include A Review of the Theory of Universal Gravitation, first published by Gould & Hutton in 1888. Packaged with care and shipped in a box. 27382 
Price: 180.00 USD
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Amateur Telescope Making  [Complete in 3 Volumes], Ingalls, Albert G.
3 Amateur Telescope Making [Complete in 3 Volumes]
Ingalls, Albert G.

Scientific American, Inc. 1970, later printing. Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket; Hardcover; Small 8vo 7" - 8" tall; All three volumes, complete. Each bound in burgundy cloth, in white printed dust jackets. All books clean, bright, tightly bound; hint of shelf wear. Book One and Book Two show light tanning on edges of pages. Interiors clean, unmarked. Dust jackets show tanning & light soil, several shallow tears. Longer tear on fold of Book Three jacket. A nice clean tightly bound set with dust jackets. 29666 
Price: 49.50 USD
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King's Hand-Book of Boston, King, Moses
4 King's Hand-Book of Boston
King, Moses

Moses King Publishers 1879, -; Second Printing. Very Good-; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 302 pages, plus ad section; bound in brown cloth with beveled edges; elaborate gilt & black stamping. Well-illustrated. Crisp two page map of Boston designed expressly for the Hoosac Tunnel Route. Deatailed compendium describing streets, bridges, railroads, steamships, wharves, hotels, restaurants, government buildings, libraries, musical societies, scientific institutions,publishers, printers, bookstores, churches, charitable organizations, homes and asylums, playhouses, secret societies, insurance companies, banks, trade exchanges, merchants, and manufacturers. Clean cover with fraying & wear to card at bottom corners; shallow chipping at spine ends. Gilt bright & intact. Firm binding, seam at front end paper showing some wear. Interior overall clean, a few spots of soil; no names or markings in text. Packaged with care and shipped in a box.; Packaged with care. 22886 
Price: 49.50 USD
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Architectural Technology up to the Scientific Revolution:  The Art and Structure of Large-Scale Buildings, Mark, Robert
5 Architectural Technology up to the Scientific Revolution: The Art and Structure of Large-Scale Buildings
Mark, Robert
0262132877 / 9780262132879
The MIT Press 1993, First Edition. Fine in Fine dust jacket; Hardcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; Appears as new. Bright, crisp, tight, unmarked. In crisp jacket. Errata sheet laid-in. Packaged with care and shipped in a box. 26003 
Price: 40.46 USD
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The Banners and Mosaics of Chautauqua 1882-1992, Pedersen, Isabel B.
6 The Banners and Mosaics of Chautauqua 1882-1992
Pedersen, Isabel B.

Chautauqua Literary & Scientific Circle 1992, Fine; Softcover; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 37 pages, bound in stapled pictorial wraps. Color illustrations. Great reference book for historicans and collectors. Features 150 banners & mosaics from the Chautauqua Literary & Scientic Circle beginning in 1882. Crisp, clean and unmarked. 28792 
Price: 22.50 USD
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Miscellaneous Scientific Papers of F. P. Sheldon & Son Pertaining to Cotton Spinning and Industrial Engineering, Sheldon, A. (editor)
7 Miscellaneous Scientific Papers of F. P. Sheldon & Son Pertaining to Cotton Spinning and Industrial Engineering
Sheldon, A. (editor)

F. P. Sheldon & Son 1926, Very Good; Hardcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; Providence, RI; Ex-Library; 114 pages in burgundy cloth. Discard from Rhode Island School of Design library, typical library markings. Moderate rubbing on edges of cover. Interior bright & clean. Solid binding. Fold-out chart in chapter of the same name - Effect of Humidity, Ring Size, and Spindle Speed on Yarn. Other papers include: Effect of Twist, Doublings, Ring Size and Humidity on Yarn; Four & Six Roll Drafting; Four Roll Drafting Applied to Slubbers and Roving Frames; Experiments in Long Drafting on Spinning Frame; Charts for Determining Strength of Yarn; Heat Transmission through Various Types of Sash; Experiments to Determine Effectiveness of Various Types of Roof; Principles of Saw-tooth Roof Design; Preservation of Decaying Wood Roofs; Proper Utilization of Light of Day in Roof Fenestration; Bringing Daylight through Walls; Practical Daylight Calculations for Vertical Windows. Packaged with care and shipped in a box.; 114 pages in burgundy cloth. Discard from Rhode Island School of Design library, typical library markings. Moderate rubbing on edges of cover. Interior bright & clean. Solid binding. ; Packaged with care. 16677 
Price: 17.37 USD
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Lessons in Woodwork for Evening Classes; Exercises in the Principles of Joinery/ Studies and Designs for Woodworking, Technical Education Committee of Hampshire;  Robertson, Sutherland; Crallan, Franklin A.
8 Lessons in Woodwork for Evening Classes; Exercises in the Principles of Joinery/ Studies and Designs for Woodworking
Technical Education Committee of Hampshire; Robertson, Sutherland; Crallan, Franklin A.

George Philip & Son 1893, Very Good; Hardcover; Folio 13" - 23" tall; 12 full-page plates; 30 additional drawings. Comprising: Exercises in the Principles of Joinery by Sutherland Robertson, and Studies and Designs for Woodworking by Franklin A. Crallan. Bound in cloth-backed paper-covered boards. Tanning and finger soil to cover; edges show wear and chipping. Binding firm; pages quite clean, bright and intact . Markings limited to previous owner's name written on front endpaper. A nciely preserved copy of this joinery and woodcarving manual. Ephemera laid-ion: Monthly Record of Scientific Literature, D. Van Nostrand, May 15, 1894. 28496 
Price: 31.50 USD
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What Is It in Space-Age Russian?, Vartanoff, Michael S.
9 What Is It in Space-Age Russian?
Vartanoff, Michael S.

1963, Very Good-; Softcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 142 pages, stapled wraps. Russian terminology for space-age machinery, parts, equipment . Numerous illustrations, diagrams, maps. Light soil on cover; back cover creased. Interior clean, unmarked. Promotional letter from the author laid-in. 27484 
Price: 27.00 USD
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