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The Adapted Mind  Evolutionary Psychology and the Generation of Culture, Barkow, Jerome H. & etc. &  Leda Cosmides &  John Tooby
1 Barkow, Jerome H. & etc. & Leda Cosmides & John Tooby The Adapted Mind Evolutionary Psychology and the Generation of Culture
Oxford University Press Inc 1992 0195060237 / 9780195060232 Hardback Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Dust jacket has some creasing to front flap, some light shelf wear to edges, otherwise unmarked. Blue boards, gilt lettering bright, unmarked, Dr Jonathan Miller's signature in pen in front, otherwise no ownership markings, binding tight. ; 9.30 X 6.20 X 1.50 inches; 678 pages 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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Tradition as Truth and Communication  A Cognitive Description of Traditional Discourse, Boyer, Pascal
2 Boyer, Pascal Tradition as Truth and Communication A Cognitive Description of Traditional Discourse
Cambridge University Press 1990 0521374170 / 9780521374170 Hardback Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Dust jacket unmarked, light shelf wear. Black boards, gilt lettering bright, Dr Jonathan Miller's signature in pencil, otherwise no ownership markings, binding tight. ; Cambridge Studies in Social and Cultural Anthropology; 9.06 X 6.22 X 0.79 inches; 156 pages 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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3 Carpenter, William B. Mesmerism, Spiritualism, etc. : Historically & Scientifically Considered. Being Two Lectures Delivered at the London Institution
London Longmans, Green, and Co. 1877 First Edition Hardback Good with no dust jacket 
Publisher's original brown cloth, lacks spine, scattered foxing, damp-staining at rear, 32-page publisher's catalogue, binding firm, scarce first edition but lacking the spine. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 158 pages 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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Discourse, Consciousness, and Time  The Flow and Displacement of Conscious Experience in Speaking and Writing, Chafe, Wallace
4 Chafe, Wallace Discourse, Consciousness, and Time The Flow and Displacement of Conscious Experience in Speaking and Writing
University Of Chicago Press 1994 0226100545 / 9780226100548 Paperback Very Good 
Stiff card wrappers, unmarked, binding tight, light shelf wear, Dr Jonathan Miller's signature on front page in pencil, otherwise no ownership markings. ; 9 X 6 X 0.86 inches; 327 pages 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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Homicidal Insanity 1800-1985, Colaizzi, Janet
5 Colaizzi, Janet Homicidal Insanity 1800-1985
The University of Alabama Press 1990 0817304045 / 9780817304041 Hardback Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Dust jacket has some slight age-toning around edges. Black boards, top of spine lightly bumped; Dr Jonathan Miller's signature in pen at front, otherwise no ownership markings, binding tight, b&w illustrations.; History of American science & technology series; 9.33 X 6.33 X 0.79 inches; 187 pages 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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The Descent of Man, and Selection in Relation to Sex. In Two Volumes. Eighth Thousand., Darwin, Charles
6 Darwin, Charles The Descent of Man, and Selection in Relation to Sex. In Two Volumes. Eighth Thousand.
London John Murray 1871 First; Eighth Thousand Hardback Very Good- with no dust jacket 
Please note that this is a heavy item and will require extra postage.; Both Vols: Patterned dk green boards; a trifle marked and worn; gilt titling a little dull, but still very visible. Front and rear joints partially exposed - binding a little frail, but still intact. Ownership marks on front endpapers. B/;w illustrations. Publisher's catalogue in each volume. Eighth Thousand.; 8vo (5 1/2" x 8"); vi-viii+2-423; vi-viii+2-475+Pblr's Cat pages 
Price: 500.00 GBP
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The Correspondence, 7 Vols: Vol 1, 1821-1836; Vol 2, 1837-1843; Vol 3, 1844-1846; Vol 4, 1847-1850; Vol 5, 1851-1855; Volume 6, 1856-1857; Volume 7, 1858-1859., Darwin, Charles (Frederick Burkhardt and Sydney Smith, eds)
7 Darwin, Charles (Frederick Burkhardt and Sydney Smith, eds) The Correspondence, 7 Vols: Vol 1, 1821-1836; Vol 2, 1837-1843; Vol 3, 1844-1846; Vol 4, 1847-1850; Vol 5, 1851-1855; Volume 6, 1856-1857; Volume 7, 1858-1859.
Cambridge Cambridge University Press 1985-1991 First Hardback Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket 
Please note that this is a heavy item and will require extra postage.; All Vols: Dk green d/jkt, unclipped; minuscule shelf-wear on Vol 2. Blk boards, clean and bright; binding tight; gilt titling on green at head of spine, bright; pp crisp. B/w frontis in each vol. Vols 2-7 are First Editions; Vol 1 is Reprinted 1985, with Corrections. ; 8vo (6 1/2 x 9 1/2"); 702, 603, 523, 711, 705, 673, 671 pages 
Price: 280.00 GBP
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The Power of Movement in Plants: Second Thousand, Darwin, Charles, assisted by Francis Darwin
8 Darwin, Charles, assisted by Francis Darwin The Power of Movement in Plants: Second Thousand
London John Murray 1880 First; Second Thousand Hardback Very Good- with no dust jacket 
Dk green embossed boards (no d/jkt); very slight wear to head of spine; lower corners very lightly bumped. Front and rear joints show slight signs of exposure, but binding and text block very intact at time of cataloguing. Gilt titling still quite bright. Foyles' tick on front pastedown. No ownership marks. ; 592 + 32pp Pblr's Cat. pages 
Price: 400.00 GBP
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The Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection, or the Preservation of Favoured Races in the Struggle for Life.Twenty-Fourth Thousand., Darwin, Charles.
9 Darwin, Charles. The Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection, or the Preservation of Favoured Races in the Struggle for Life.Twenty-Fourth Thousand.
London John Murray 1882 Sixth; Twenty-Fourth Thousand Hardback Very Good with no dust jacket 
Patterned green boards (no d/jkt); very lightly marked on rear, little other wear; binding tight; gilt titling bright. Rough-cut front foredges faintly spotted. Bookplate on front pastedown.Twenty-Fourth Thousand.; 8vo (5 1/2" x 8"); vi-xxi + 2-458 pages 
Price: 500.00 GBP
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The Life and Letters of Chares Darwin, including an Autobiographical Chapter. In Three Volumes., Darwin, Francis (ed)
10 Darwin, Francis (ed) The Life and Letters of Chares Darwin, including an Autobiographical Chapter. In Three Volumes.
London John Murray 1887 Third Hardback Very Good- with no dust jacket 
Please note that this is a heavy item and will require extra postage.; All Vols: Olive-green boards (no d/jkt); a little worn and marked; binding tight. Gilt titling still quite bright. Bookplate on each fromt pastedown; owner's name on each front free endpaper. B/w frontis + tissue guard; b/w illustrations. NB: Vol I Damage to front board + first few pp (see pic). ; 8vo (6" x 9"); ix+539; 2-303; 2-418 pages 
Price: 150.00 GBP
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11 Dendy, Walter Cooper The Philosophy of Mystery
London Longman, Orme, Brown, Green, & Longmans 1841 Hardback Very Good 
Contemporary half morocco over marbled boards, raised bands to spine with dark brown leather title label & gilt lettering, spine ends & boards rubbed, Jonathan Miller's copy with his signature to front endpaper, internally clean, binding firm. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 443 pages 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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The Structure of Scientific Revolutions: Vol. II, no. 2, Kuhn, Thomas S.
12 Kuhn, Thomas S. The Structure of Scientific Revolutions: Vol. II, no. 2
Chicago University of Chicago Press 1970 0226458032 / 9780226458038 Second, enlarged Hardback Very Good+ in Good+ dust jacket 
Red d/jkt, uncliupped; a little worn and marked; vertical split in front hinge. Orange boards, bright; binding tight.; 8vo (6" x 9"); 210 pages 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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13 Mackay, Charles Memoirs of Extraordinary Popular Delusions and the Madness of Crowds. In two volumes
London Office of the National Illustrated Library 1852 Second Edition Hardback Very Good 
Publisher's original blind-stamped cloth with gilt decoration & lettering to spines, 303; 322 pp., spine ends chipped with short tears at edges, front endpaper of vol. one stuck to pastedown, extra engraved title pages, numerous in-text engravings, bindings firm. Owner's name on each front pastedown; bookseller's tick on front pastedown of Vol II. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 400.00 GBP
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Mesmerism  A Translation of the Original Medical and Scientific Writings of F.A.Mesmer, Mesmer, Franz Anton &  George J. Block
14 Mesmer, Franz Anton & George J. Block Mesmerism A Translation of the Original Medical and Scientific Writings of F.A.Mesmer
Kaufmann (William) Inc.,U.S. 1981 0913232882 / 9780913232880 Hardback Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket 
Dust jacket has sunning on spine, some small nicks on top front edge and top of spine, price clipped. Blue boards, gilt lettering bright, Dr Jonathan Miller's signature in pen on front page, very occasional marginal notes and underlinings in pencil, binding tight.; 9.10 X 6.20 X 1 inches; 176 pages 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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The Neuropsychology of Consciousness, Milner, A.D. &  M.D. Rugg &  L. Wieskrantz
15 Milner, A.D. & M.D. Rugg & L. Wieskrantz The Neuropsychology of Consciousness
Academic Press Inc 1991 0124980457 / 9780124980457 Hardback Very Good with No dust jacket as issued 
Blue boards, very slight bumping to corners, otherwise unmarked. Dr Jonathan Miller's signature in front in pen, otherwise no ownership markings. Binding tight. ; Foundations of Neuropsychology; 8.90 X 6 X 0.70 inches; 352 pages 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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16 Pearson, Karl The Chances of Death : And Other Studies in Evolution. In two volumes
London Cambridge University Press 1897 Hardback Very Good 
Please note that this is a heavy item and may require extra postage for international shipping.; In 2 volumes, publisher's original green cloth with gilt lettering to spines, bookplates to front pastedowns with name rubbed out, cloth clean, internally clean, frontis and illustrations to each volume, a VG pair, scarce. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 300.00 GBP
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Mind-forg'd Manacles  History of Madness in England from the Restoration to the Regency, Porter, Roy
17 Porter, Roy Mind-forg'd Manacles History of Madness in England from the Restoration to the Regency
Continuum International Publishing Group Ltd. 1987 0485113244 / 9780485113242 Hardback Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Dust jacket sunned around edges and on spine, lightly shelf worn. Blue boards, unmarked, gilt lettering bright. Dr Jonathan Miller's signature at front in pencil, otherwise no ownership markings, binding tight. ; 8.68 X 5.58 X 1.01 inches; 288 pages 
Price: 18.00 GBP
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Animal Forms and Patterns  A Study of the Appearance of Animals, Portmann, Adolf
18 Portmann, Adolf Animal Forms and Patterns A Study of the Appearance of Animals
Schocken Books 1967 0805203095 / 9780805203097 Paperback Very Good 
Stiff card wrappers, some very slight rubbing to edges. Dr Jonathan Miller's signature in front page in pen, text otherwise unmarked. Binding tight. ; 8 X 5.30 X 0.60 inches 
Price: 17.00 GBP
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The Fabric of the Body  European Traditions of Anatomical Illustration, Roberts, K.B. &  J.D.W. Tomlinson
19 Roberts, K.B. & J.D.W. Tomlinson The Fabric of the Body European Traditions of Anatomical Illustration
Clarendon Press 1992 0192611984 / 9780192611987 Hardback Very Good with No dust jacket as issued 
Please note that this is a heavy item and will require extra postage.; Illustrated slipcase, unmarked. Burgundy boards, some dust marks, gilt lettering bright, b&w and colour illustrations ; 11.40 X 9.10 X 1.90 inches; 658 pages 
Price: 230.00 GBP
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20 Sandby, George Mesmerism and Its Opponents
London Longman, Brown, Green, and Longmans 1848 Second Edition Hardback Very Good 
Contemporary blind-stamped brown cloth with gilt lettering to spine, second edition, enlarged, spine ends slightly chipped with short tear to edge, boards clean, front endpaper cut, rear hinge partially split, binding firm, text clean. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 370 pages 
Price: 100.00 GBP
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The Descent of Man, and Selection in Relation to Sex. In Two Volumes. Eighth Thousand., Darwin, Charles
The Descent of Man, and Selection in Relation to Sex. In Two Volumes. Eighth Thousand.
500.00 GBP

The Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection, or the Preservation of Favoured Races in the Struggle for Life.Twenty-Fourth Thousand., Darwin, Charles.
The Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection, or the Preservation of Favoured Races in the Struggle for Life.Twenty-Fourth Thousand.
500.00 GBP

Animal Forms and Patterns  A Study of the Appearance of Animals, Portmann, Adolf
Animal Forms and Patterns A Study of the Appearance of Animals
17.00 GBP

The Evolution Theory (2 Vols), Weismann, Dr. August (trans
The Evolution Theory (2 Vols)
50.00 GBP

History of the Royal Society, Sprat, Thomas (ed Jackson I. Cope and Harold Whitmore Jones)
History of the Royal Society
30.00 GBP

The Structure of Scientific Revolutions: Vol. II, no. 2, Kuhn, Thomas S.
The Structure of Scientific Revolutions: Vol. II, no. 2
35.00 GBP

The Fabric of the Body  European Traditions of Anatomical Illustration, Roberts, K.B. &  J.D.W. Tomlinson
The Fabric of the Body European Traditions of Anatomical Illustration
230.00 GBP

Mesmerism  A Translation of the Original Medical and Scientific Writings of F.A.Mesmer, Mesmer, Franz Anton &  George J. Block
Mesmerism A Translation of the Original Medical and Scientific Writings of F.A.Mesmer
35.00 GBP

 
 


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