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The Genuine Works of Hippocrates, in Two Volumes, Adams, Francis (translation and commentary)
1 The Genuine Works of Hippocrates, in Two Volumes
Adams, Francis (translation and commentary)

Printed for the Sydenham Society 1849, early printing. Very Good+ with no dust jacket; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Both volumes present; each bound in red grained leather; gilt lettering & rules on spine. Bright clean covers, firm bindings; light edge wear. Endpapers, pages lightly tanned in margins; edges of textblock. Previous owner's bookplate on the fep of each book; gift notation on front endpaper. Pages otherwise unmarked. A very nicely preserved set of this classical thinker's works. 29926 
Price: 76.50 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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In Search of Planet Vulcan  The Ghost in Newton's Clockwork Universe, Baum, Richard P.;  William Sheehan
3 In Search of Planet Vulcan The Ghost in Newton's Clockwork Universe
Baum, Richard P.; William Sheehan
0306455676 / 9780306455674
Plenum 1997, First Printing. Fine in Fine dust jacket; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Bright, crisp, tight book. No names or markings. Appears unread. In unblemished jacket. 29788 
Price: 17.96 USD
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Traite Elementaire de Pathologie Interne, Tome Premier: Pathologie Generale et Semeiologie., Behier, J.;and A. Hardy
4 Traite Elementaire de Pathologie Interne, Tome Premier: Pathologie Generale et Semeiologie.
Behier, J.;and A. Hardy

Labe, Libraire de la Faculte de Medecine 1858, Second Edition. Very Good-; Hardcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; Quarter bound in calf; banded spine; marbled paper-covered boards; gilt lettering & rules on spine; patterned endpapers. French edition. Not illustrated. Firmly bound book. Leather chipped at head of spine; rear corner bumped hard & chipped. Internals very clean, unmarked; light to moderate scattered foxing. 29558 
Price: 40.50 USD
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A Description of Devices Used in the Study of Wind Erosion of Soils, Bocharov, A. P.
5 A Description of Devices Used in the Study of Wind Erosion of Soils
Bocharov, A. P.
0862495121 / 9780862495121
Amarind Publishing 1984, Near Fine in Very Good- dust jacket; Hardcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; Translated from the Russian by Subhash C. Dhamija. 90 pages bound in black cloth. Very clean cover, firmly bound, showing only modest shelf wear. Pages clean, bright and unmarked. In jacket with light soil; chip at head of spine. 29246 
Price: 18.90 USD
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Heiliger ist mir die Wahrheit : Johannes Kepler, Breitsohl-Klepser, Ruth
6 Heiliger ist mir die Wahrheit : Johannes Kepler
Breitsohl-Klepser, Ruth
3783104963 / 9783783104967
Kreuz Verlag 1976, -. Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 119 pages. Clean cover with mild rubbing on edges. Tight binding. Interior clean, unmarked; light foxing/tanning on half-title page. Jacket with light rubbing, tiny tears at ends of spine. Packaged with care and shipped in a box.; German Edition Series; Packaged with care. 24030 
Price: 18.14 USD
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The Principles of Refraction in the Human Eye Based on the Laws of Conjugate Foci, Burnett, Swan M.
7 The Principles of Refraction in the Human Eye Based on the Laws of Conjugate Foci
Burnett, Swan M.

The Keystone 1904, First Edition. Very Good+ with no dust jacket; Hardcover; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; Philadelphia; 63 paes, plus 5 pages of advertising. 25 original diagrams by Charles F. Prentice. Bound in blue cloth with gilt stamped lettering. Bright clean cover with light to moderate wear at spine ends, corner tips. Binding solid. Pages clean. Previous owner's name written on front endpaper. 29239 
Price: 18.90 USD
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Galileo,  the Medici and the Age of Astronomy (2 Volume Boxed Set), Camerota, Filippo; Miniati, Mara; Strano, Giorgio
8 Galileo, the Medici and the Age of Astronomy (2 Volume Boxed Set)
Camerota, Filippo; Miniati, Mara; Strano, Giorgio

Near Fine; Softcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; Istituto e Museo di Storia della Scienza; -; 2009; Two paperback volumes in slipcase. Special edition, 2009. First volume, The Medici and the Sciences; abridged edition of the catalogue: I Medici e le scienze. Strumente e macchine nelle collezioni granducali, edited by Filipo Camerata and Mara Miniata, Firenze 2008; 158 pages, blue printed cover with French flaps. Beautifully illustrated. Second volume, Galileo's Telescope: The Instrument that Changed the World, edited by Giorgio Strano; 119 pages, similar blue printed cover and well presented illustrations. Both volumes in Near Fine to Fine condition. Second volume show a light bump at base of spine. Otherwise crisp,clean, tight. Appear unread. In Good matching blue slipcase showing quite a bit of scuffing. 24828 
Price: 75.47 USD
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Community and the Northwestern Logger:  Continuities and Change in the Era of the Spotted Owl, Carroll, Matthew S.
9 Community and the Northwestern Logger: Continuities and Change in the Era of the Spotted Owl
Carroll, Matthew S.
081338818X / 9780813388182
Westview Press 1995, Second Printing. Fine in Fine dust jacket; Hardcover; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 177 pages, bound in bright green cloth. Crisp, clean, tightly bound, sharp corners. Interior pristine. As new and unread.; Rural Studies Series of the Rural Sociological Society Series 29292 
Price: 36.00 USD
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A Man on the Moon, 3 Volumes in slipcase:  One Giant Leap; The Odyssey Continues; Lunar Explorers, Chaikin, Andrew
10 A Man on the Moon, 3 Volumes in slipcase: One Giant Leap; The Odyssey Continues; Lunar Explorers
Chaikin, Andrew

Time Life Books 1999, Near Fine in Fine dust jacket; Hardcover; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 3 volumes in slipcase. All three books About Fine. Bright, clean, tightly bound. Hint of wear at top edge of spines. Otherwise pristine. No names or markings. In crisp jackets,. no tears. Very Good slipcase with light rubbing; one corner worn. 30516 
Price: 45.00 USD
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Rookery Bay Land Use Studies  Environmental Planing Strategies for Development of a Mangrove Shoreline, Clark, John & Bernard J. Yokel & Edward T. Laroe & et. al.
11 Rookery Bay Land Use Studies Environmental Planing Strategies for Development of a Mangrove Shoreline
Clark, John & Bernard J. Yokel & Edward T. Laroe & et. al.

Conservation Foundation 1973, -. Near Fine; Softcover; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 11 booklets, stapled bindings. Near Fine to Fine condition, minor wear. All interiors crisp, no names or markings. Slipcase creased. Includes huge pristine folding map of Rookery Bay Vegetation (mangrove, marsh, cypress, pine, palm causarina, sand). Booklets include: Study No. 1, 1973, 29 pages -- The Demograpic Political, and Administrative Setting by Carl Feiss, Ruth McQuown, Paul Roberts, Rodney May. Study No. 2, 1973, 39 pages -- The Resource Buffer Plan: A Conceptual Land Use Study by Albert Veri, Arthur Marshall, Susan Uhl Wilson. Study No. 3, 1975, 95 pages -- Estuarine Water Quality by Bernard J. Yokel. Study No. 4, 1973, 51 pages -- Hydrography and Beach Dynamics by Thomas N. Lee and Bernard J. Yokel. Study No. 5, 1975, 112 pages -- Estuarine Biology by Bernard J. Yokel. Study No. 6, 1973, 13 pages -- Applicability of the Interceptor Waterway Concept to the Rookery Bay Area by Eric J. Heald & Durbin C. Tabb. Study No. 7, 1975, 41 pages -- Policy and Regulatory Dimensions by Timonthy M. Alexander & John J. Bosley. Study No. 8, 1974, 30 pages -- Environmental Considerations for Water Management District 6 of Collier County. Study No. 9, 1975, 17 pages -- Principles of Ecosystem Management by John Clark & Paul J. Sarokwash. Study No. 10, 11, & 12 in one booklet, 1975, 58 pages -- Growth & Land Use, Economic Implications of Land Development Alternatives. Un-numbered study, 1974, 91 pages -- Rookery Bay: Ecological Constraints on Coastal Development. ; 11 Booklets in Slipcase Series 22606 
Price: 49.41 USD
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A Source Book in Greek Science, Cohen, Morris R.;  I. E. Drabkin
12 A Source Book in Greek Science
Cohen, Morris R.; I. E. Drabkin

Harvard University Press 1948, First Edition Stated. Very Good+; Hardcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 579 pp. bound in burgundy cloth; illustrated with line drawings. Bright, clean cover, tightly bound. spine slightly faded. Pages clean, bright, unmarked; minor toning. ; Source Books in the History of the Sciences Series 30495 
Price: 31.50 USD
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An Introduction to the Study of Botany. Second Edition. In Which the Science is Illustrated by Examples of Native and Exotic Plants, and Explained by Means of Numerous Wood Cuts., Comstock, J. L. Md
13 An Introduction to the Study of Botany. Second Edition. In Which the Science is Illustrated by Examples of Native and Exotic Plants, and Explained by Means of Numerous Wood Cuts.
Comstock, J. L. Md

D. F. Robertson & Co 1833, Second Edition. Good+; Hardcover; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 260 pages, bound in polished tree calf. Leather moderately worn on edges, some scuffing; split at front joint near top of spine; head of spine chipped; label worn off. Binding solid despite flaws. Interior moderately foxed but clean over all. Previous owner's names on three pages. Damp stain on the top corner of the first 20 pages.Woodcuts throughout. Packaged with care and shipped in a box. 26101 
Price: 36.00 USD
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Logging Practices  Principles of Timber Harvesting Systems, Conway, Steve
14 Logging Practices Principles of Timber Harvesting Systems
Conway, Steve
0879300388 / 9780879300388
Miller Freeman Publications 1976, Third Printing. Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket; Hardcover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 416 pages. Tightly bound book with moderate wear to ends of spine. Interior crisp, unmarked. In jacket with several short closed tears. 29295 
Price: 18.90 USD
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Futuring:  The Exploration of the Future, Cornish, Edward
15 Futuring: The Exploration of the Future
Cornish, Edward
0930242572 / 9780930242572
World Future Society 2004, Fine in Fine dust jacket; Hardcover; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 313 pp. bound in blue cloth cover. Crisp, clean, tight, unmarked. As new, in like jacket. 30071 
Price: 31.50 USD
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