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Roadside Geology of the Northern Rockies, ALT, David D.; HYNDMAN, Donald W.
1 ALT, David D.; HYNDMAN, Donald W. Roadside Geology of the Northern Rockies
77364 Missoula, MT, U.S.A. Mountain Press Publishing Company 1974 0878420290 / 9780878420292 Trade Paperback Very Good- with no dust jacket 
Stated fourth printing, 1974. With 6 separate fold-out maps, plus additional b&w photos, drawings and maps. The casual geologist can use this guide while driving the highways of Western Montana, Idaho and NW Wyoming to observe and identify geologic features seen in that region. --- In yellow paper-covered wraps. Previous owner's signature, notes and embossed seal on title page; some rippling to back cover, else a firm, clean copy. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 280 pages 
Price: 10.50 USD
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Proceedings of 14th World Congress on Computational and Applied Mathematics In 3 Volumes, AMES, W. F. (editor)
2 AMES, W. F. (editor) Proceedings of 14th World Congress on Computational and Applied Mathematics In 3 Volumes
73392 Atlanta, Georgia School of Mathematics, Georgia Institute of Technology 1994 Soft Cover Very Good with no dust jacket 
The proceedings in a 3-volume set. In excellent shape. Due to the weight (about 9 lbs.), extra shipping may be requested. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 1572 pages 
Price: 90.00 USD
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The New York Public Library Science Desk Reference, BARNES-SVARNEY, Patricia (editorial director)
3 BARNES-SVARNEY, Patricia (editorial director) The New York Public Library Science Desk Reference
76439 New York Macmillan 1995 0028604032 / 9780028604039 Trade Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
A useful treasury of scientific facts. Loaded with diagrams, tables, and charts showing the 'most frequently sought information in every field of science. A clean, bright, unmarked copy. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 668 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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The Analytical Engine: Computers-Past, Present and Future, BERNSTEIN, Jeremy
4 BERNSTEIN, Jeremy The Analytical Engine: Computers-Past, Present and Future
78392 New York Random House 1967 Hardcover Very Good in Fair dust jacket 
Stated seventh printing. Any book published in the 1960s and promising to look to the future of computers might be of interest in view of the rapid technological changes since then. --- In full black cloth-covered boards and with reel-to-reel tape artwork on jacket cover. A firm, clean, bright copy. Jacket with very large curved piece torn away on back; else ok. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 113 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Principles of Electrical Engineering, Theory and Practice: Second Edition, BLALOCK, Grover C.
5 BLALOCK, Grover C. Principles of Electrical Engineering, Theory and Practice: Second Edition
76974 New York McGraw-Hill Book Company, Inc. 1936 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
This technical work from the early twentieth century features plenty of charts and illustrations. With taped-in booklet supplying 'answers to problems' posed in the book. --- In black full cloth-covered boards. Lacks a dust jacket. --- A firm, complete copy but the gilt spine titling has almost completely flaked off. Discolored cloth, perhaps as many as 12 pages with pencilings; previous owner's signature on front paste-down. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; xix, 584 pages 
Price: 12.00 USD
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Deltas: Models for Exploration, Broussard, Martha Lou
6 Broussard, Martha Lou Deltas: Models for Exploration
60505 Houston Geological Society 1975 Hard Cover Fine with no dust jacket 
Collection of geologic studies of deltaic environments; with their oil and gas potentials. In super shape, w/full blue cloth covers. ; 60505; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Price: 20.00 USD
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The Making of Man:  An Outline of Anthropology   (Modern Library #149.2), CALVERTON, V. F. (editor)
7 CALVERTON, V. F. (editor) The Making of Man: An Outline of Anthropology (Modern Library #149.2)
80553 New York The Modern Library [c.1959] Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket 
Works of various scholars on the subject of anthropology are presented here in this Modern Library compilation. Edited, with a preface and introduction by V. F. Calverton. --- In Toledano spine 8 / light green cloth / gilt titling on green spine & cover blocks / green topstain / grey Kent endpapers / jacket style i / verso advertises 393 titles in ML catalog. Likely published c.1960 (though 1931 date appears in book). ML #149.2. --- With a small tear to paper at gutter near title page, and a tiny bruise to lower front cover edge, otherwise a clean, firm and unmarked copy. Unclipped, bright jacket with inked flap price, tears & light chipping along edges and protected in removable mylar wrapper.; 12mo 7" - 7-1/2" tall; xv, 879 pages 
Price: 12.50 USD
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Gods, Graves, and Scholars: The Story of Archaeology (Second, revised and substantially enlarged edition), CERAM, C. W.
8 CERAM, C. W. Gods, Graves, and Scholars: The Story of Archaeology (Second, revised and substantially enlarged edition)
80980 New York Alfred A. Knopf 1968 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Stated second printing, January 1968, of the enlarged second edition of this history of archaeology. Richly enhanced with lots of drawings, photos and maps. Translated from the German by E. B. Garside and Sophie Wilkins. --- In full green cloth-covered boards with spine titling and decorations in gilt; front cover features illustration in green; blue topstain. Volume lacks the dust jacket. --- With prior owner's bookplate affixed to front paste-down, otherwise a bright, clean, sturdy volume.; Octavo (8 to 9 in. tall); xvi, 441, xiv pages 
Price: 11.00 USD
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Roadside Geology of Colorado (Roadside Geology Series), CHRONIC, Halka
9 CHRONIC, Halka Roadside Geology of Colorado (Roadside Geology Series)
74139 Missoula, MT, U.S.A. Mountain Press Publishing Company, Incorporated 1987 087842105X / 9780878421053 Trade Paperback Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
Stated Fifth Printing, 1987. With numerous maps, drawings and photos. Includes guide to stratigraphic drawings at rear. Meant as guide to geology for the layman as one might encounter it when driving through the Colorado Rockies. Clean, bright, tight copy.; 31162; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall; 322 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Tuxedo Park: A Wall Street Tycoon and the Secret Palace of Science That Changed the Course of World War II (biography of Alfred Lee Loomis), CONANT, Jennet
10 CONANT, Jennet Tuxedo Park: A Wall Street Tycoon and the Secret Palace of Science That Changed the Course of World War II (biography of Alfred Lee Loomis)
71271 New York Simon & Schuster 2002 0684872870 / 9780684872872 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
First edition, first printing with full number line on copyright page. A biography of the reclusive Wall Street tycoon Alfred Lee Loomis, whose secretive efforts in support of scientific research played a major role in the Allied victory in World War II. One of the results of this research was the development of advanced radar systems. Includes a section of black and white plates. --- In tan and black paper-covered boards with gilt-stamped spine titling. Jacket photo features Alfred Loomis Hobart photo of Alfred Lee Loomis. --- A bright, firm, clean copy lacking damages, in similar unclipped jacket.; Tall Octavo (9 to 10 in. tall); xvi, 330 pages 
Price: 13.50 USD
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The Autobiography of Charles Darwin and Selected Letters, DARWIN, Charles (author); DARWIN, Francis (editor)
11 DARWIN, Charles (author); DARWIN, Francis (editor) The Autobiography of Charles Darwin and Selected Letters
80054 New York Dover Publications [c.1970s] 0486204790 / 9780486204796 Trade Paperback Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
A trade paperback edition offering Darwin's memoir, with letters. Much of this work is concerned with his landmark "Origin of Species." Edited by Francis Darwin, son of Charles Darwin. An "abbreviation" of Charles Darwin's lengthy "Life and Letters" of 1887. Indexed. --- A clean, firm, bright copy lacking markings. Covers with slight chafing to edges.; Octavo (8 to 9 in. tall); xiv, 365 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Why We Behave Like Human Beings, DORSEY, George A.
12 DORSEY, George A. Why We Behave Like Human Beings
77035 New York Blue Ribbon Books 1925 Hardcover Good+ with no dust jacket 
Stated sixty-fourth printing of this once-popular work. In it, the author scientifically explores the workings of the human body and mind, and compares and contrasts human behavior to other life forms. With a laid-in gift card to recipient from 'Daddy', dated 1966. --- In full orange buckram, with titling in black on spine. --- A firm copy though with some penciled underlinings, soiling on a few pages, and chafing to edges of covers. Lacks a dust jacket.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 512 pages 
Price: 12.00 USD
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Chronicle and Romance: Writings of Froissart, Mallory and Holinshed (Number 35 in The Five-Foot Shelf of Books series, "The Harvard Classics"), ELIOT, Charles W. (editor)
13 ELIOT, Charles W. (editor) Chronicle and Romance: Writings of Froissart, Mallory and Holinshed (Number 35 in The Five-Foot Shelf of Books series, "The Harvard Classics")
81118 New York P. F. Collier & Son 1910 Hardcover Very Good- with no dust jacket 
A collection of famous tales from the Middle Ages to the Elizabethan era. Includes: Chronicles of Jean Froissart, The Holy Grail from the Book of King Arthur by Thomas Malory and The Raphael Holinshead Chronicles, which attempt to tell the histories of England, Scotland and Ireland. --- The 35th entry in The Five-Foot Shelf of Books series, "The Harvard Classics", edited by Charles W. Eliot, who has supplied introductions and notes. With sepia painting of the Battle of Poictiers by H. Dupray. --- In dark red cloth-covered boards with the Harvard crest in gilt on the cover; gilt-stamped spine titling & decorations and grey-green topstain. Lacks a dust jacket. --- With tears to cloth at head of spine and slight soiling to cloth; otherwise a clean, firm, intact copy.; Small Octavo (7-1/2 to 8 ; 404 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Scientific Papers: Physiology - Medicine - Surgery - Geology (Number 38 in The Five-Foot Shelf of Books series, "The Harvard Classics"), ELIOT, Charles W. (editor)
14 ELIOT, Charles W. (editor) Scientific Papers: Physiology - Medicine - Surgery - Geology (Number 38 in The Five-Foot Shelf of Books series, "The Harvard Classics")
81117 New York P. F. Collier & Son 1910 Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
A collection of fundamental scientific writings, in the areas of Physiology, Medicine, Surgery and Geology. --- The 38th entry in The Five-Foot Shelf of Books series, "The Harvard Classics", edited by Charles W. Eliot, who has supplied introductions and notes. With sepia painting depicting Louis Pasteur in his laboratory by Albert Edelfelt. --- In dark red cloth-covered boards with the Harvard crest in gilt on the cover; gilt-stamped spine titling & decorations and grey-green topstain. Lacks a dust jacket. --- With tears to cloth at head of spine and lightly sunned spine; otherwise a clean, firm, intact copy.; Small Octavo (7-1/2 to 8 ; 440 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Scientific Papers: Physics - Chemistry - Astronomy - Geology (#30 in The Five-Foot Shelf of Books series, "The Harvard Classics"), FARADAY, Michael; von HELMHOLTZ, Hermann Ludwig Ferdinand; THOMSON, William; NEWCOMB, Simon; GEIKIE, Sir Archibald; ELIOT, Charles W. (editor)
15 FARADAY, Michael; von HELMHOLTZ, Hermann Ludwig Ferdinand; THOMSON, William; NEWCOMB, Simon; GEIKIE, Sir Archibald; ELIOT, Charles W. (editor) Scientific Papers: Physics - Chemistry - Astronomy - Geology (#30 in The Five-Foot Shelf of Books series, "The Harvard Classics")
80695 New York P. F. Collier & Son 1910 Hardcover Very Good- with no dust jacket 
A selection of explanations of various scientific phenomena by leading experts in their fields. Many of the writings are accompanied by black & white drawings. The 30th entry in The Five-Foot Shelf of Books series, "The Harvard Classics", edited by Charles W. Eliot, who supplies introductions and notes. With sepia frontis portrait of Michael Faraday. --- In dark red cloth-covered boards with the Harvard crest in gilt on the cover; gilt-stamped spine titling & decorations and grey-green topstain. Lacks a dust jacket. --- With light sunning to spine and chafing to cloth at spine ends; otherwise a clean, firm, sturdy copy.; Small Octavo (7-1/2 to 8 ; 367 pages 
Price: 13.50 USD
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Spring Flora of Wisconsin: A Manual of Plants Growing Without Cultivation, and Flowering Before June 15, FASSETT, Norman C.
16 FASSETT, Norman C. Spring Flora of Wisconsin: A Manual of Plants Growing Without Cultivation, and Flowering Before June 15
79805 University of Wisconsin 1931 Hardcover Fair with no dust jacket 
This examination of plants likely published with the botanist in training in mind. With black and white illustration, indexed. --- In olive cloth, with titling gilt-stamped on cover and spine. Cloth embossed with leafy pattern. Errata slip laid in. --- A Fair only copy, with tears to cloth at spine, partial split near front of volume, and notations in pencil at endpapers and prior owner's signature in ink; else intact.; Small Octavo (7-1/2 to 8 in. tall) ; 174 pages 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Engineering Formulas, GIECK, Kurt
17 GIECK, Kurt Engineering Formulas
80095 New York McGraw-Hill Book Company 1971 0070232024 / 9780070232020 First American Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket 
Stated first U.S. edition. This compact work offers over 1500 formulas and tables of measurements for the engineer. With over 300 diagrams. Technical and mathematical formulas are presented, including measurements of areas, solid bodies, trigonometry, analytical geometry, special functions, differential calculus and statistics. Printed on rectos only, leaving the opposite pages (left sides) blank for notes, etc. Unpaginated (about 380 pp.). --- In green paper-covered boards with titling and decorations in white; in similar dust jacket. --- With prior owner's signature to front free endpaper, else a clean, firm copy. Jacket with very light edgewear and a little back cover soiling, else nice.; 24mo (5 to 6 in. tall) ; (380) pages 
Price: 13.00 USD
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Seismosaurus: The Earth Shaker, GILLETTE, David; HALLETT, Mark (illustrations
18 GILLETTE, David; HALLETT, Mark (illustrations Seismosaurus: The Earth Shaker
76682 New York Columbia University Press 1994 0231078757 / 9780231078757 Softcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
An account of the discovery of the remains of the gargantuan Seismosaurus hallorum, one of the largest of the dinosaurs, in central New Mexico in 1979. With illustrations throughout by Mark Hallett, and numerous color photos. Indexed. --- With a little curling to lower corners, else a clean, bright copy lacking markings. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 205 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Practical Home and School Methods (2-Volume Set) -and- The New Teachers' and Pupils' Cyclopaedia: A Reference Library (Complete 6-Volume Set), HOLST, Bernhart P.
19 HOLST, Bernhart P. Practical Home and School Methods (2-Volume Set) -and- The New Teachers' and Pupils' Cyclopaedia: A Reference Library (Complete 6-Volume Set)
79023 Chicago The Holst Publishing Company 1919 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
A remarkable set, published in 1919, offering an encyclopedic guide to the fundamentals of education for teachers and pupils. The first set (in two volumes) is a guide to the use of the larger 6-volume set. Both with numerous illustrations. Volume 6 with a striking color multi-dimensional representation of the vital organs of the human body. --- All volumes in black half leather with gilt-stamped spine titling. Each with attractive marbled endpapers. --- Generally, volumes are firm, unmarked and with light rubbing to covers. Leather with small tears on a couple of volumes. Cylcopaedia vol. 6 with a mid-volume split and a few loosened leaves. ; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 734, 3260, 143 pages 
Price: 100.00 USD
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Hiking Colorado's Geology, HOPKINS, Ralph Lee; HOPKINS, Lindy Birkel
20 HOPKINS, Ralph Lee; HOPKINS, Lindy Birkel Hiking Colorado's Geology
80416 Seattle The Mountaineers 2000 0898867088 / 9780898867084 Trade Paper Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
Details about 50 hikes around Colorado, with explanations of geologic features encountered along the way. Each hike with information such as length of hike, difficulty, and w/reference to relevant USGS topo map(s) which are available. Most accompanied by black and white photos, and with a section of bright color photos. --- In stiff wraps with color photo of watery mountain scene on cover. --- A clean, unmarked copy but with a little bruising to front cover.; Octavo (8 to 9 in. tall) ; 240 pages 
Price: 15.50 USD
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Social Problems: A Situational-Value Approach, KANE, John J.
21 KANE, John J. Social Problems: A Situational-Value Approach
78953 Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey Prentice-Hall, Inc. 1963 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Stated second printing. A look at various social problem areas; with a few diagrams and an index. --- In full textured green paper-covered boards. --- Clean, bright, firm copy but with inked signature & five phone numbers on front paste-down; and a few inkings here and there. Lacks a dust jacket. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; xv, 428 pages 
Price: 14.00 USD
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Sea Shells of Tropical West America Marine Mollusks from Lower California to Colombia, KEEN, A. Myra
22 KEEN, A. Myra Sea Shells of Tropical West America Marine Mollusks from Lower California to Colombia
71830 Stanford, California U. S. A. Stanford University Press 1960 Second Printing Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
"This is the first attempt to list and provide illustrations of the sea shells of the entire area of the Panamic marine province..." Stated 2nd prtg of extremely detailed inventory of shellfish sea life from Baja to Columbia. In full blue, lightly stained cloth covers w/seashell artwork & printing in gilt, minor edgewear. DJ bears orig $12.50 flap price and is chipped, espec at head & tail of spine. Now in removable mylar protector. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 42.50 USD
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Thermodynamic Properties of Steam Including Date for the Liquid and Solid Phases (includes Mollier Chart), KEENAN, Joseph H.; KEYES, Frederick G.
23 KEENAN, Joseph H.; KEYES, Frederick G. Thermodynamic Properties of Steam Including Date for the Liquid and Solid Phases (includes Mollier Chart)
77506 New York John Wiley & Sons 1936 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
First Edition. Technical work includes numerous charts and graphs. Includes 29 in. wide x 39 in. tall folded Mollier Chart in pocket inside rear cover. In maroon cloth-covered boards w/gilt-stamped titling on spine; published on buff-colored papers. --- With minor cover rubbing and a few penciled notations; else a firm, bright copy. Chart isn't damaged. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 89 pages 
Price: 11.00 USD
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Aspen High Country: The Geology, A Pictorial Guide to Roads & Trails, LAING, David; LAMPIRIS, Nicholas
24 LAING, David; LAMPIRIS, Nicholas Aspen High Country: The Geology, A Pictorial Guide to Roads & Trails
77375 Aspen, Colorado Thunder River Press 1980 0960427406 / 9780960427406 Trade Paperback Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
A guide to the geologic features in the vicinity of Aspen, Colorado. The authors have organized this by various roads or hiking trails, describing the terrain along the way. With numerous topo-style maps and with lengthy glossary. Includes a section of color plates. --- A firm, clean, bright copy. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 132 pages 
Price: 21.00 USD
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The Natural History of Magpies (Number 25 in Cooper Pacific Coast Avifauna series), LINSDALE, Jean M.
25 LINSDALE, Jean M. The Natural History of Magpies (Number 25 in Cooper Pacific Coast Avifauna series)
78114 Berkeley, Calif. Cooper Ornithological Club 1937 Soft Cover Very Good with no dust jacket 
A scholarly examination of the life cycle and living habits of the magpie, both the black- and yellow-billed varieties. Emphasis is on the birds as found in California and along the Pacific Coast. With charts, tables, b&w photos, maps and a color frontis painting of the two types by Joyce Rodgers. --- The Cooper Ornithological Club (later renamed the Cooper Ornithological Society) was established in 1893 with the purpose being the study of birds. This work, being too lengthy for their periodical "The Condor" has been published as part of the Club's Avifauna series. --- A sewn paperback in grey wraps. With dampstains to lower edge of most pages, and prior owner F. L. Knopf's rubberstampings and signature, else a firm, intact, unmarked copy. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 234 pages 
Price: 34.50 USD
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Star Hunters: The Quest to Discover the Secrets of the Universe, MAMMANA, Dennis
26 MAMMANA, Dennis Star Hunters: The Quest to Discover the Secrets of the Universe
81104 Philadelphia Running Press 1990 0894718754 / 9780894718755 First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
First edition, first printing with full number line on copyright page. A history of astronomy and man's attempts to understand worlds beyond our own. With dozens of color and black & white photos. --- In dark blue paper-covered boards with silver-stamped spine titling. Volume lacks the dust jacket. --- A clean, firm, bright copy but with a little rubbing to cover edges and bumped cover corners.; Folio 13" - 23" tall; 160 pages 
Price: 11.00 USD
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Wenn es Krieg gibt, gehen wir in die Wüste (When There is War, We Go into the Desert) in German language, MARTIN, Henno
27 MARTIN, Henno Wenn es Krieg gibt, gehen wir in die Wüste (When There is War, We Go into the Desert) in German language
80148 Windhoek, Namibia Verlag der Namibia Wissenschaftlichen Gesellschaft 1995 0949995258 / 9780949995254 Softcover Near Fine 
German language. A softcover edition of the author's account of his experiences in present-day Namibia during World War II. German nationals Henno Martin and partner Hermann Korn, were working geologists in the former German colony of South-West Africa (now Nambia). When war broke out, they decided to wait it out in a remote desert canyon area to avoid internment. This work with plenty of black and white photos and a fold-out map of the areas in which they worked. --- With faint soiling to covers, else a clean, bright, newish copy. ------ Ein softcover Ausgabe des Autors Konto seiner Erfahrungen im heutigen Namibia, während des zweiten WELTKRIEGS. Deutsche nationale Henno Martin und Hermann Korn Partner arbeiteten Geologen in der ehemaligen deutschen Kolonie Südwestafrika (heute Namibia). Wenn brachen war, beschlossen sie, warten es in einem abgelegenen Wüste Canyon Gebiet Internierung zu vermeiden. Diese Arbeit mit viel schwarz-weiß Fotos und einer ausklappbaren Karte von den Bereichen, in denen sie arbeiteten. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 244, (11) pages 
Price: 14.00 USD
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Dinosaurs, Spitfires, and Sea Dragons, McGOWAN, Christopher
28 McGOWAN, Christopher Dinosaurs, Spitfires, and Sea Dragons
76672 Cambridge, Massachusetts, Harvard University Press 1991 067420770X / 9780674207707 Softcover Near Fine with no dust jacket 
Toronto palaeontologist's work is described on cover blurb: 'At last, a grown-up's book about dinosaurs...beautifully illustrated...written by a literate scientist. --- In very nice shape: clean, bright and unmarked but with a little curling to lower corners. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 365 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Mathematical Principals of Natural Philosophy and Optics -and- Treatise on Light (Franklin Library 25th Anniversary Limited Edition of the Great Books of the Western World), NEWTON, Sir Isaac; HUYGENS, Christiaan
29 NEWTON, Sir Isaac; HUYGENS, Christiaan Mathematical Principals of Natural Philosophy and Optics -and- Treatise on Light (Franklin Library 25th Anniversary Limited Edition of the Great Books of the Western World)
81236 Franklin Center, Pennsylvania The Franklin Library 1985 Hardcover Near Fine with no dust jacket 
A deluxe leatherbound edition offering two foundational works on the subject of science and mathematics. Includes: Mathematical Principals of Natural Philosophy and Optics by Sir Isaac Newton and Treatise on Light by Chistiaan Huygens. With black & white engraved portraits of the authors and technical drawings. Issued as part of the publisher's collection, the 25th Anniversary Limited Edition of the Great Books of the Western World. One of an unspecified number in this limited edition. --- Bound in rich full brown bonded leather covers with four raised bands on spine. Spine titling, elaborate decorations to covers and spine, and textblock edges all in bright gilt. Interior leaves printed on high-quality papers. Brown silk moire endpapers, with matching sewn-in satin ribbon bookmark. Volume lacks a dust jacket (as issued). --- With scratching and some loss of gilding to textblock edges, otherwise lacking damages or evidence of having been read.; Tall Octavo (9 to 10 in. tall) ; (14), 619 pages 
Price: 245.00 USD
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Predatory Dinosaurs of the World:  A Complete Illustrated Guide, PAUL, Gregory S.
30 PAUL, Gregory S. Predatory Dinosaurs of the World: A Complete Illustrated Guide
76676 New York Simon & Schuster 1989 0671687336 / 9780671687335 Trade Paperback Very Good- with no dust jacket 
A New York Academy of Sciences book. With numerous drawings by the author, described on the jacket as a 'free-lance dinosaurologist'. Cover with depiction of dinosaur on front. --- A nice copy, but with rubberstamping to inside of front cover. Some light yellowing to leaves, and light chafing to cover edges; otherwise a firm, unmarked copy.; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 464 pages 
Price: 11.00 USD
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How to Know the Minerals and Rocks: An Illustrated Guide to Important Gems, Ores, and Metals of the Mineral Kingdom, PEARL, Richard
31 PEARL, Richard How to Know the Minerals and Rocks: An Illustrated Guide to Important Gems, Ores, and Metals of the Mineral Kingdom
77493 New York Signet Key Books/New American Library 1958 Mass Market Paperbac Very Good with no dust jacket 
Stated third printing, January 1958 of this work which first appeared in a 1955 hardcover publication by McGraw-Hill. With b&w drawings throughout, plus a section of color plates. --- A firm, clean, unmarked copy. ; 192 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Exploring Rocks, Minerals, Fossils in Colorado (Revised Edition), PEARL, Richard M.
32 PEARL, Richard M. Exploring Rocks, Minerals, Fossils in Colorado (Revised Edition)
80451 Chicago Sage Books/The Swallow Press, Inc. 1969 Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
This wide-ranging work describes all manner of minerals to be found in Colorado: from oil and meteorites to gems and precious metals. With numerous b&w photos, tables and maps. --- In olive cloth-covered boards with black titling on spine. Author's portrait on back dust jacket flap. --- With prior owner's embossed stamp to front free endpaper; else a clean, firm copy. Jacket with rubbing and a few small tears to edges.; Octavo (8 to 9 in. tall); 215 pages 
Price: 12.50 USD
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How to Know the Minerals and Rocks, PEARL, Richard M.
33 PEARL, Richard M. How to Know the Minerals and Rocks
80258 New York McGraw-Hill Book Company, Inc. 1955 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Per the preface, this book is ". . .a practical field guide to more than 125 of the most important minerals and rocks, including gems. . .". With a section of color plates, and with black and white line drawings throughout. No particular edition or printing number is evident. --- In turquoise paper-covered boards. Lacks the dust jacket. --- A bright, firm copy but with cover scratches and minor wear to cover edges.; Octavo (8 to 9 in. tall); 192 pages 
Price: 12.00 USD
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Raising the Roof of the Rockies: A Geologic History of the Mountains of the Ice Age in Rocky Mountain National Park, RICHMOND, Gerald M
34 RICHMOND, Gerald M Raising the Roof of the Rockies: A Geologic History of the Mountains of the Ice Age in Rocky Mountain National Park
77318 Rocky Mountain Nature Association, Inc. 1974 Plastic comb binding Very Good with no dust jacket 
A scientific work, produced in cooperation with the National Park Service, which examines the geology of the Rocky Mountain National Park. With 18 in. x 24 in. folded map of the Park in rear pocket. Includes numerous color and b&w photos, plus drawings and charts. --- With previous owner's signatures & sticker inside front cover; else a clean, bright, firm copy. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 81 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Geologic Atlas of the Rocky Mountain Region, United States of America, Rocky Mountain Association of Geologists
35 Rocky Mountain Association of Geologists Geologic Atlas of the Rocky Mountain Region, United States of America
79589 Denver Rocky Mountain Association of Geologists 1972 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
This oversize folio (18 in. wide x 21.5 in. tall) provides a comprehensive view of the locations of various mineral families in the Rocky Mountain states of New Mexico, Colorado, Wyoming, Montana, Idaho, Utah and Arizona. With multiple color-coded maps and plenty of black and white photos. A production of the Rocky Mountain Association of Geologists. Each section or topic is written by a different person(s) with a foreword by William Wyman Mallory, member of the Association's Executive Committee. --- In full red cloth-covered boards with gilt-stamped cover and spine titling. Lacks a dust jacket. --- With prior owner's signature and rubberstamping to front free endpaper, and whitish specks on cover; otherwise a bright, clean, firm copy. (Due to the considerable weight of this item, extra shipping charges may be requested.); Folio 13" - 23" tall; 331 pages 
Price: 189.00 USD
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36 Sobel, Dava Longitude: The True Story of a Lone Genius Who Solved the Greatest Scientific Problem of His Time
50326 New York Walker and Company 1995 0802713122 / 9780802713124 Hard Cover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
The story of how mankind were able to master the concept of longitude and accurately measure it is the subject of this compact, popular work. In full brown paperboard covers w/clean, unmarked interior. Dust jacket has crease at front flap; w/orig $19 price intact. Stated 14th printing. ; 50326; 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall 
Price: 10.00 USD
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The Planets, SOBEL, Dava
37 SOBEL, Dava The Planets
74083 New York Viking 2005 0670034460 / 9780670034468 Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
First Edition/First Printing. In pictorial covers featuring depiction of Saturn in a field of stars on them. Interior clean and bright. Author's 'guided tour' of Earth's solar system in a sharp copy. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 270 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Radar and Electronic Navigation (3rd Edition), SONNENBERG, G. J.
38 SONNENBERG, G. J. Radar and Electronic Navigation (3rd Edition)
78254 Princeton, New Jersey, D. Van Nostrand Company, Inc. 1963 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket 
Per the jacket flap: "This book provides a comprehensive guide to the uses of Radar and other electronic aids to navigation." With dozens of charts, tables (some fold-out), photos, drawings and other illustrations. --- In full brown cloth-covered boards w/gilt-stamped titling on spine. Volume wrapped in pink jacket w/blue radar screen image on cover. --- With gift inscription on front free endpaper, else a bright, firm, clean copy. Jacket with minor rubbing; else in good shape. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; viii, 280 pages 
Price: 16.50 USD
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Complete Idiot's Guide to Dinosaurs, STEVENSON, Jay;  McGHEE, George R.
39 STEVENSON, Jay; McGHEE, George R. Complete Idiot's Guide to Dinosaurs
76671 New York Alpha Books 1998 0028623908 / 9780028623900 Soft Cover Near Fine with no dust jacket 
Rutgers University professors provide plenty of detailed info. about dinosaurs in this guide for the amateur paleontologist. With a section of color artwork by Michael W. Skrepnick. --- A bright, firm copy but with a little curling to lower corners.; The Complete Idiot's Guide; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 326 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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General Physics for the Laboratory, TAYLOR, Lloyd W.; WATSON, William W.; HOWE, Carl E.
40 TAYLOR, Lloyd W.; WATSON, William W.; HOWE, Carl E. General Physics for the Laboratory
77511 Boston Ginn and Company 1926 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Technical works provides wide variety of useful instruments and set-ups for the physics lab of the mid-1920s. With numerous b&w photos and drawings; indexed. --- In full blue cloth-covered boards w/titling in black on spine & cover. Lacks a dust jacket. With previous owner's inked info. on front paste-down with offsetting to front free endpaper, some minor cover soiling; else a firm, clean copy. ; 247 pages 
Price: 15.00 USD
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