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The Evolutionary Mind: Trialogues at the Edge of the Unthinkable

By: Abraham, Ralph, Rupert Sheldrake, Terence McKenna

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Santa Cruz, California, U.S.A., Trialogue Press 1998: 1998

Book number: 46450

ISBN: 0942344138

Condition: Good


xiv, 193 pp., Evidence of reading wear, luminous HIGHLIGHTING to text. View more info

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The Psychology of Punishment

By: Allen, B Arthur et al

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, Allman & Son 1943: 1943

Edition: 2nd Edition

Book number: 32907

Condition: Good


148 pp., cover a bit chipped and discoloured, contents entirely clean and bright. View more info

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The Works of Aristotle : The Famous Philosopher

By: Aristotle

Price: £200.00

Publisher: London, Printed for Richardson, Clarke, and Johnson N.d. [c. 1820]: 1820

Book number: 57755

Condition: Very Good


New and improved edition. 274 pp. Contemporary full leather. Lacks any spine lettering. Minor wear to front hinge. A few leaves loose at rear. With seven in-text illustrations. Binding firm. View more info

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The Story of the Heavens

By: Ball, Robert Stawell

Price: £95.00

Publisher: London, Cassell and Company, Limited 1901: 1901

Edition: New and Revised Edition

Book number: 57272

Condition: Very Good


xii, 568 pp. Contemporary full calf. Raised bands to spine with gilt panels and maroon leather title label. Prize binding with gilt school device of Glasgow University to front board & prize bookplate to front pastedown. Marbled edges and endpapers. Minor marks to boards. Internally clean. Numerous illustrations, including some colour. Binding firm. View more info

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Men of Mathematics

By: Bell, E. T.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: New York, Simon and Schuster 1937: 1937

Edition: Second Printing

Book number: 56304

Condition: Good


xxi, 592 pp. Publisher's maroon cloth with gilt-lettered black title label to spine. Lean to spine and boards slightly marked. No ownership names. Illustrations. View more info

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Antique Medical Instruments

By: Bennion, Elisabeth

Price: £50.00

Publisher: London, Sotheby Parke Bernet 1980: 1980

Edition: Reprint

Book number: 50076

ISBN: 0856670529

Condition: Very Good


355 pp, illustrated in colour and b/w. The free endpaper and the half title have been removed. View more info

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Eyesight and How to Care for it

By: Black, George (eds)

Price: £60.00

Publisher: London, J. Raphael & Co circa 1880: 1880

Book number: 35987

Condition: Very Good


viii, 139 pp, [20 pp. unpaginated publisher's catalogue for Ward Lock and Bowden]. Adverts to endpapers. Edges slightly foxed, very slight wear to cover, circa 1880. Although this bears the imprint of Raphael, it appears in The 'Long Life' Series, which was later Ward Lock. They probably hoovered up the rights, which they were wont to do. View more info

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Algebraical Problems, Producing Simple and Quadratic Equations, With Their Solutions...

By: Bland, Miles

Price: £65.00

Publisher: Cambridge, J. Smith, Printer to the University 1828: 1828

Edition: 5th Edition

Book number: 48957

Condition: Very Good


383, i, pp. Half calf over marbled boards. Spine gilt with raised bands. Leather title label to spine. Boards rubbed and edgeworn. Slight foxing to endpapers. Armorial bookplate to front pastedown. Algebraic equations throughout. View more info

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Artificial Intelligence and Natural Man

By: Boden, Margaret

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Sussex, England, Harvester Press 1977: 1977

Book number: 42125

ISBN: 0855274352

Condition: Very Good


537 pp., previous owners name View more info

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The Telephone Book : Bell, Watson, Vail and American Life, 1876-1976

By: Boettinger, H. M.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Croton-on-Hudson, Riverwood Publishers 1977: 1977

Book number: 57615

ISBN: 0914762095

Condition: Very Good


192 pp. Original cloth in dust jacket. Dj clean. Internally clean. No ownership marks. Profusely illustrated in colour and b&w. View more info

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The Story Of Our Planet

By: Bonney, T. G.

Price: £60.00

Publisher: London, Cassell & Company Limited 1902: 1902

Edition: Reprint

Book number: 45652

Condition: Very Good


xv, 592 pp. Full calf. Prize binding from Wei-Hai-Wei School in Eastern China. Spine gilt with five raised bands. Red leather title label. All edges marbled with marbled endpapers. Prize binding label to front paste-down. Illustrations. Damage to frontispiece from badly torn tissue guard. View more info

Image for Introductio ad historiam qualitatum particularium. Cui subnectuntur tractatus. De cosmicis rerum qualitatibus. De cosmicis suspicionibus. De temperie subterranearum regionum. De temperie submarinarum regionum. De fundo Maris

Introductio ad historiam qualitatum particularium. Cui subnectuntur tractatus. De cosmicis rerum qualitatibus. De cosmicis suspicionibus. De temperie subterranearum regionum. De temperie submarinarum regionum. De fundo Maris

By: Boyle, Robert

Price: £500.00

Publisher: Genevae, Samvelem De Tournes 1680: 1680

Book number: 42695

Condition: Very Good


[paginated variously] [introduction of the history of particular qualities of the cosmical qualities of things. Of the cosmical suppositions. Of the temperature of the submarine regions. Of the temperature of the subterraneall regions. Of the bottom of the sea. Copac BL, Birmingham, Aberdeen, Oxford (2) Leeds, Cambridge, Bristol. Bound in a recent brown half calf with decorative boards. Boards worn at edges and along hinges, Light foxing, and minor tanning to the text bl... View more info

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The Limits of Influence : Psychokinesis and the Philosophy of Science

By: Braude, Stephen E.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Routledge & Kegan Paul 1986: 1986

Book number: 44069

ISBN: 0710205562

Condition: Very Good


xiv, 311 pp. Hardback in dw. Dw slightly chipped. Internally clean and unmarked. View more info

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Aluminium and Its Alloys: Their Production, Properties and Applications

By: Budgen, N. F.

Price: £40.00

Publisher: London, Sir Isaac Pitman and Sons, Ltd. 1933: 1933

Book number: 50470

Condition: Very Good


xx, 278, (2), 22, (2) pp. Publisher's green cloth with gilt lettering. Boards slightly marked and slight wear to head of spine. Ink name to front pastedown. With 150 figures. Publisher's list at rear. VG View more info

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The Anesthesiologist and the Surgeon. Partners in the Operating Room

By: Bunker, John P.

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown and Company 1972: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 50227

ISBN: 031611480

Condition: Very Good


xix, 158 pp. Bound in dark blue half morocco over blue cloth boards. Gilt decoration and lettering to spine. Top edge gilt. Patterned endpapers. Some fading and mottling to spine. The author's own copy from his collection. VG View more info

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Radar Observer's Handbook

By: Burger, W.

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Glasgow, Brown, Son & Ferguson Ltd 1961: 1961

Edition: Second Edition

Book number: 41198

Condition: Very Good


vii, 221 pp., illustrated with some in text b/w drawings. TEG. Very attractive black Sangorski and Sutcliffe half calf binding with gilt panels on spine and gilt emblem embossed on front board. Some faint watermarks to binding, and minor rubbing to edges. Spine just a little faded. Contents very good and clean. View more info

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The First Six Books of the Elements of Euclid

By: Byrne, Oliver and Essay by Werner Oechslin

Price: £125.00

Publisher: Koln, Taschen Books 2010: 2010

Edition: Facsimile Edition

Book number: 57532

ISBN: 3836517752

Condition: Fine


Two volumes in solander box. Facsimile of the edition first published in London in 1847. Facsimile volume in pictorial cloth. Essay volume in paperback with text in English, German and French. Colour illustrations throughout. In Fine condition. View more info

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Rhyme? and Reason?

By: Carroll, Lewis

Price: £250.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan & Co, 1883: 1883

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 34985

Condition: Very Good


xii., 216 pp. Bound in a recent half green morocco with marbled boards. 65 illustrations by Arthur Frost and 9 by Henry Holiday. Collects together some previously published works like The Hunting of the Snark & Phantasmagoria, but also contains the first printing of Echoes, A Game of Fives, the last three of Four Riddles and Fame's Penny-Trumpet. View more info

Image for The Cabinet of Arts, or General Instructor : In Arts, Science, Trade, Practical Machinery, The Means of Preserving Human Life, and Political Economy ...

The Cabinet of Arts, or General Instructor : In Arts, Science, Trade, Practical Machinery, The Means of Preserving Human Life, and Political Economy ...

By: Clarke, Hewson and John Dougall

Price: £150.00

Publisher: London, Published by T. Kinnersley 1817: 1817

Book number: 57750

Condition: Very Good


859 pp. Contemporary full mottled leather with black leather title label to spine. Boards clean. Binding firm. Scattered foxing. With twelve plates in total (including one folding), those on the binder's list plus three extra architecture plates and one of a plough. Subjects include Optics, Chemistry, Hydraulics, Painting, Engraving, Varnishes, Japanning, Pyrotechny, Brewing, etc. View more info

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The Science of Emotion : Research and Tradition in the Psychology of Emotions

By: Cornelius, Randolph R.

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Upper Saddle River, Prentice-Hall 1996: 1996

Book number: 57562

ISBN: 0133001539

Condition: Very Good


xii, 260 pp. Paperback. Slight curling to leaves. Clean copy. No ownership marks. View more info