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Image for Marcello Malpighi and the Evolution of Embryology

Marcello Malpighi and the Evolution of Embryology

By: Adelmann, Howard B.

Price: £130.00

Publisher: Cornell University Press: 1966

Seller ID: 32564

ISBN: 080140004X

Condition: Very Good with No dust jacket as issued


Please note that this is a heavy item and may require extra postage for international shipping.; 4 volumes in slipcase, 2475 pages. Blue boards, no dust jacket as issued, but with a protective, plastic cover. Spines very slightly faded, and heads and tails slightly bumped. No ownership name, internally clean and bright, pages unmarked. Binding tight. Slipcase a bit marked and stained. ; 2558 pages View more info

Image for The Evolution of Complexity by Means of Natural Selection

The Evolution of Complexity by Means of Natural Selection

By: Bonner, John Tyler

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Princeton, NJ, Princeton University Press: 1988

Seller ID: 35440

ISBN: 0691084947

Condition: Very Good


llustrated, very pale brown card wrappers; spine uncreased. Spine slightly faded. Formerly the property of Dr Jonathan Miller, whose signature appears on the front endpaper.; 8vo (6" x 9"); 260 pages View more info

Image for Agnosia and Apraxia  Selected Papers of Liepmann, Lange, and P”tzl: Selected Papers of Liepman, Lange and Potzl

Agnosia and Apraxia Selected Papers of Liepmann, Lange, and P”tzl: Selected Papers of Liepman, Lange and Potzl

By: Brown, Jason W. (ed.)

Price: £75.00

Publisher: Psychology Press: 1988

Seller ID: 34344

ISBN: 080580286x

Condition: Very Good- with No dust jacket as issued


Grey boards with blue lettering, some staining to cover, no dust jacket as issued, no ownership name, pages unmarked, binding tight. ; Institute for Research in Behavioral Neuroscience Series; 340 pages View more info

Image for Lectures on the Atomic Theory and Essays Scientific and Literary. In two volumes

Lectures on the Atomic Theory and Essays Scientific and Literary. In two volumes

By: Brown, Samuel

Price: £400.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, Thomas Constable and Co.: 1858

Seller ID: 32301

Condition: Very Good-


Please note that this is a heavy item and may require extra postage for international shipping.; In 2 volumes, contemporary dark green cloth with gilt lettering to spines, x, 357; 384 pp., rubbing to spine ends & extremities, early owner's inscription to verso of ffeps, one section loose, essays on mesmerism, animal magnetism, ghosts, alchemy, etc., Brown was the last of the alchemists, trying to turn carbon into silicon, only edition published, scarce. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 357 pages View more info

Image for Foundations of Science  The Philosophy of Theory and Experiment

Foundations of Science The Philosophy of Theory and Experiment

By: Campbell, Norman Robert

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Dover Publications Inc.: 0

Seller ID: 33472

ISBN: 0486603725

Condition: Very Good


Card wrappers, pages unmarked, binding tight. Formerly the property of Dr Jonathan Miller, whose signature appears on the front endpaper.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

Image for Franklin and Newton  an Inquiry into Speculative Newtonian Experimental Science and Franklin's Work in Electricity as an Example Thereof

Franklin and Newton an Inquiry into Speculative Newtonian Experimental Science and Franklin's Work in Electricity as an Example Thereof

By: Cohen, B.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Cambridge MA, The American Philosophical Society: 1966

Seller ID: 32392

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


Please note that this is a heavy item and may require extra postage for international shipping.; Publisher's blue cloth in dust wrapper, Dr. Jonathan Miller's copy with his signature to front endpaper, dj chipped & torn and with long tear to front panel of jacket, internally clean, binding firm. ; 6.5" x 9.5"; 657 pages View more info

Image for Remembered Present -- A Biological Theory of Consciousness

Remembered Present -- A Biological Theory of Consciousness

By: Edelman, Gerald M.

Price: £12.75

Publisher: New York, Basic Books: 1998

Seller ID: 37483

ISBN: 046506910X

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


Black d/jkt, unclipped; a trifle marked. Plain blk boards, bright; binding tight. Owner's name on front pastedown. ; 8vo (6 1/2" x 9"); 346 pages View more info

Image for Organic Evolution as the Result of the Inheritance of Acquired Characters According to the Laws iof Organic Growth

Organic Evolution as the Result of the Inheritance of Acquired Characters According to the Laws iof Organic Growth

By: Eimer, Dr. G.H. Theodor

Price: £45.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan: 1890

Seller ID: 34069

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


Please note this is a heavy item and will incur extra shipping charges.; Dk green boards;a trifle marked; corners a little bumped; binding intact, but slightly weak. Gilt titling dull, but still very legible. ; 8vo (6" x 9"); 435 pages View more info

Image for Sympathetic Attractions  Magnetic Practices, Beliefs, and Symbolism in Eighteenth-Century England

Sympathetic Attractions Magnetic Practices, Beliefs, and Symbolism in Eighteenth-Century England

By: Fara, Patricia

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Princeton University Press: 1996

Seller ID: 34635

ISBN: 0691010994

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Blue boards silver lettering, illustrated djkt flaps creased, old price sticker on back cover, no ownership name, pages unmarked, binding tight. ; Princeton Legacy Library; 328 pages View more info

Image for The Death of Adam  Evolution and Its Impact on Western Thought

The Death of Adam Evolution and Its Impact on Western Thought

By: Greene, John C.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Iowa State University Press: 1977

Seller ID: 34353

ISBN: 081380390x

Condition: Very Good


Card wrappers slightly marked, few reading creases to spine, no ownership name, pages unmarked, binding tight. Ex-library: UCL library stamp on half title. ; 388 pages View more info

Image for Catalogue of Modern Chemical Apparatus selected for analytical, educational and research laboratories in the practice of inorganic, organic, physical and microchemistry and bacteriology and their industrial applications. Catalogue Number 15B.

Catalogue of Modern Chemical Apparatus selected for analytical, educational and research laboratories in the practice of inorganic, organic, physical and microchemistry and bacteriology and their industrial applications. Catalogue Number 15B.

By: Griffin and Tatlock

Price: £150.00

Publisher: London, Griffin and Tatlock: ca 1940

Seller ID: 37649

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


Please note this is a heavy item and will incur extra shipping charges.; Heavy green boards; somewhat marked; wear to head and tail of spine and corners. Binding tight. Gilt titling and decorations still quite bright. B/w illustrations. Ex board of Customs and Excise library, with withdrawn stamp on front endpaper: no other marks. ; 4to (8 1/4" x 11"); 1144 pages View more info

Image for Listening in ther Dark -- The Acoustic Orientation of Bats and Men

Listening in ther Dark -- The Acoustic Orientation of Bats and Men

By: Griffin, Donald R.

Price: £40.00

Publisher: New Haven, Yale University Press: 1958

Seller ID: 32501

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


Illustrated blk + green d/jkt, unclipped, in clear film; intact, but a little worn and creased. Blk boards, bright; gilt titling, bright; binding tight; tiny stain on lower foredges. Ex-library: however, the ONLY mark is a stamp from Shropshire County Library on the verso of the title page; and, in general, the book appears to have been little read. Formerly the property of Dr Jonathan Miller, whose signature appears on the front endpaper.; 8vo (7" x 9 1/2"); 413 pages View more info

Image for Forces and fields  A study of action at a Distance in the History of Physics

Forces and fields A study of action at a Distance in the History of Physics

By: Hesse, Mary B.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Nelson: 1962

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 33673

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


Oale green d/jkt, clipped; intact, but a little worn and marked. Blk boards, bright; binding tight. Formerly the property of Dr Jonathan Miller, whose signature appears on the front endpaper.; 8vo (6 1/2" x 10"); 318 pages View more info

Image for Edgar Douglas Adrian, Baron Adrian of Cambridge 1889-1977 Biographical Memoirs of Fellows of the Royal Society

Edgar Douglas Adrian, Baron Adrian of Cambridge 1889-1977 Biographical Memoirs of Fellows of the Royal Society

By: Hodgkin, Alan

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Fellows of the Royal Society: 1979

Seller ID: 33188

Condition: Very Good-


Original stiff card wrappers with lettering to front cover, covers slightly marked, frontis portrait, internally clean. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 73 pages View more info

Image for Social Darwinism and English Thought  The Interaction Between Biological and Social Theory

Social Darwinism and English Thought The Interaction Between Biological and Social Theory

By: Jones, Greta

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Branch Line: 1980

Seller ID: 32113

ISBN: 0855278110

Condition: Very Good in Fair dust jacket


Dust jacket has small tears on spine and some nicks on both front and rear flaps. Light brown boards, gilt lettering bright, occasional marginal markings and underlining in ink and pencil, otherwise unmarked. ; [Studies in philosophy]; 192 pages View more info

Dynamics of Flexible Structures in Space - Proceedings of the First International Conference, Cranfield, UK, 15-18 May 1990

By: Kirk, Colin L. and J.L.. Junkins (eds)

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Berlin, Springer-Verlag: 1990

Seller ID: 14727

ISBN: 0387526447

Condition: Very Good


Illustred red boards (no d/jkt); small nick in top right edge; spine faded. ; 8vo (6" x 9"); 659 pages View more info

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Sputnik

By: Kondakova, Olga & L. Ishi- Kawa

Price: £320.00

Publisher: Fundacion Arte Y Tecnologie: 1997

Seller ID: 37725

ISBN: 8489884005

Condition: Very Good+ with No dust jacket as issued


Red cloth spine; Illustrated boards (no d/jkt, as issued). Colour + b/w illustrations. Russian + French text. Fascinating history of the Soviet space programme. ; 8vo (7" x 9"); 240 pages View more info

Image for The Copernican Revolution  Planetary Astronomy in the Development of Western Thought

The Copernican Revolution Planetary Astronomy in the Development of Western Thought

By: Kuhn, Ts

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Harvard University Press: 1990

Seller ID: 32926

ISBN: 0674171039

Condition: Very Good-


Card wrappers, a bit edgeworn with creases to top corner of front cover and bottom corner of back cover,a reading crease to spine, pages unmarked, binding tight. Formerly the property of Dr Jonathan Miller, whose signature appears on the front endpaper.; 9.10 X 6 X 1.10 inches; 315 pages View more info

Image for Prognostication of Leonard Diggs

Prognostication of Leonard Diggs

By: Leonard, Digges

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Oxford, Old Ashmolean: 1926

Edition: Facsimile

Seller ID: 29244

Condition: Very Good


Publisher's original stiff paper-covered card wraps, Old Ashmolean Reprints III, facsimile reprint of the 1555 edition, covers slightly marked, some leaves uncut, no ownership names. ; 4.5" x 7"; 76 pages View more info

Image for Studies in Animal Life

Studies in Animal Life

By: Lewes, George Henry

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Smith, Elder and Co: 1862

Seller ID: 32679

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


Illustrated vdk green boards; light wear to edges; gilt decoration and titling still quite bright. Binding intact, but weak: front joint repaired with clear tape; joints partially exposed elsewhere. Colour frontis (still quite bright), with tissue guard; b/w illustrations in text. Formerly the property of Dr Jonathan Miller, whose signature appears on the front endpaper.; 8vo (5" x 8"); 196 pages View more info