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British Palaeozoic / Mesozoic / Caenozoic Fossils
1 British Palaeozoic / Mesozoic / Caenozoic Fossils
London British Museum (Natural History) 1975 Fourth & Fifth Editions paperback 

Very good plus, price stamp inside Caenozoic, hints of foxing (spotting) on page edges, yet overall a very tight, clean set, probably unread. Save on shipping, buy all 3 books at once! 
Price: 17.55 USD
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Dictionary of British Scientific Instruments
2 Dictionary of British Scientific Instruments
Schiedam Interbook International 1976 9063970013 / 9789063970017 Facsimile Edition hardcover 

Very good in a very good plus dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector), binding a little weak internally towards center of book, overall a nice, clean copy. Facsimile of the 1919 edition. With 313 figures at rear of text. 
Price: 27.00 USD
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Hewlett Packard Laboratories HPL 1735 Notebook
3 Hewlett Packard Laboratories HPL 1735 Notebook
Palo Alto Hewlett-Packard hardcover 

About very good, covers have some light scratching and a bit of bowing, overall contents sharp & clean, with all 152 project sheets present. Undated but probably from the 1950's, 1960's or 1970's.

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Price: 35.00 USD
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Lot of 5 Firth-Vickers Stainless Steels Ltd. Vintage Booklets
4 Lot of 5 Firth-Vickers Stainless Steels Ltd. Vintage Booklets
Sheffield Firt-Vickers Stainless Steels Ltd. paperback 

Five undated stapled booklets, assuming 1950's or thereabouts. Includes Publications 102/3) The Machining of Firth-Vickers Corrosion and Heat-Resisting Steels; 103/6) The Manipulation of Firth-Vickers Corrosion and Heat-Resisting Steels; 112/3) The Corrosion-Resisting Properties of Firth-Vickers Steels; 116/2) Rust-, Acid-, and Heat-Resisting Steel Products of Firth-Vickers Steel; 122) Centrifugal Castings in Corrosion, Heat and Creep-Resisting Steels. Includes a BONUS 4-page flyer, Publication 106/5) Types of Steels and Forms in Which Supplied. Very good, all publications have the same owner name atop the title pages, light cover wear, overall a clean set. 
Price: 32.00 USD
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Popular Mathematics Modern Hardcover/Dust Jacket 10 Book LOT
5 Popular Mathematics Modern Hardcover/Dust Jacket 10 Book LOT
n.p. Multiple hardcover 

Includes: Here's Looking at Euclid: A Surprising Excursion Through the Astonishing World of Math by Alex Bellos, 2010 1st ed (gift inscription); The Man of Numbers: Fibonacci's Arithmetic Revolution by Keith Devlin, 2011; Mathematical Circus by Martin Gardner, 1979 1st ed; Five Equations that Changed the World: The Power and Poetry of Mathematics by Michael Guillen, 1995; The Golden Ratio: The Story of Phi, the World's Most Astonishing Number by Mario Livio, 2002 BCE; Trigonometric Delights by Eli Maor, 1998 1st Ed; Hot X: Algebra Exposed by Danica McKellar, 2010 1st ed; Zero: The Biography of a Dangerous Idea by Charles Seife, 2000 BCE; Fermat's Enigma: The Epic Quest to Solve the World's Greatest Mathematical Problem by Simon Singh, 1997 (owner name); Strength in Numbers: Discovering the Joy and Power of Mathematics in Everyday Life by Sherman Stein, 1996 1st ed.. (Note: The term '1st ed' here means first printing of the first edition, as in the collectible sense of the term.) Books and dust jackets are mostly very good to just about fine condition, with a couple of minor issues noted above; but overall, a tight, clean set. Some books appear to be unread! Save on shipping, buy all 10 books at once!

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Price: 41.50 USD
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6 The Exploratorium Science Snackbook: Cook Up Over 100 Hands-On Science Exhibits from Everyday Materials
San Francisco Jossey Bass 2009 0470481862 / 9780470481868 First Edition paperback 

Very good plus, a very sharp, clean copy. 
Price: 12.55 USD
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7 Behara, M. Additive and Nonadditive Measures of Entropy
New York Wiley Eastern Limited 1990 8122402577 / 9788122402575 hardcover 

Very good, corporate stamps on top & bottom page edges, in a very good dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector), overall a clean copy. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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The Construction and Principal Uses of Mathematical Instruments, Bion, M. & Edmund Stone
8 Bion, M. & Edmund Stone The Construction and Principal Uses of Mathematical Instruments
London Holland Press 1972 Limited Edition hardcover 

Very good plus in a good minus dust jacket with chips, edgewear, and light sunning, but will look decent in our fresh mylar protector, overall a nice, clean copy. Facsimile of the 1758 second edition; large book measuring 14 inches tall. Limited to 500 copies. Featuring 30 full-page plates.

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Price: 75.30 USD
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An Oral History with Robert H. Bragg -- Interviews Conducted by Nadine Wilmot in 2002, Bragg, Robert H. & Nadine Wilmot
9 Bragg, Robert H. & Nadine Wilmot An Oral History with Robert H. Bragg -- Interviews Conducted by Nadine Wilmot in 2002
Berkeley University of California/Bancroft Library 2005 Limited Edition hardcover 

Fine, a very sharp, clean copy. This copy unnumbered.

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Price: 51.10 USD
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How Ohio Helped Invent the World, Dalton, Curt
10 Dalton, Curt How Ohio Helped Invent the World
Dayton Self Published 2001 1492233226 / 9781492233220 First Edition paperback 

SIGNED by the author. Very good, a clean copy with light corner wear. 
Price: 7.00 USD
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The Descent of Man, and Selection in Relation to Sex, Darwin, Charles
11 Darwin, Charles The Descent of Man, and Selection in Relation to Sex
New York Lovell, Coryell & Company hardcover 

Undated Lovell, Coryell & Company reprint of the 1874 second edition; given the owner info on the front endpaper dated 1896, probably an 1890's printing. Stamped 'Century Edition' at the bottom of the spine cloth. Top page edges gilt (gold), albeit somewhat rubbed. Good to very good, rubbing on the spine label, owner info as previously noted, yet overall, a surprisingly nice, clean copy. 705 pages, numerous black & white in-text illustrations. 
Price: 54.00 USD
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12 Hughes, Thomas Parke Elmer Sperry: Inventor and Engineer
Baltimore Johns Hopkins University 1993 0801847567 / 9780801847561 paperback 

Very good or better, a nice, clean copy. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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A General Index to the Philosophical Transactions [of the Royal Society], from the First to the End of the Seventieth Volume, Maty, Paul Henry
13 Maty, Paul Henry A General Index to the Philosophical Transactions [of the Royal Society], from the First to the End of the Seventieth Volume
London The Royal Society 1787 First Edition hardcover 

Good in half-leather covers; ex-university-library with small bookplate dated 1886 and removed spine label; some rubbing on covers; inner binding has been neatly reinforced at front & rear with archival tape; stamp & vestiges of labels on rear endpapers. Foxing (spotting) on some pages, and possibly a stray pencil mark, but overall, a surprisingly clean, firm copy. Alphabetical index, referencing transactions at large and in the abridgement. 
Price: 116.10 USD
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14 Rotman, Brian Mathematics as Sign: Writing, Imagining, Counting
Stanford Stanford University Press 2000 0804736847 / 9780804736848 paperback 

Good to very good, last page is creased and rear cover is a bit creased, else very sharp & clean. 
Price: 13.00 USD
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Has Feminism Changed Science?, Schiebinger, Londa
15 Schiebinger, Londa Has Feminism Changed Science?
Cambridge Harvard University Press 1999 0674005449 / 9780674005440 3rd printing paperback 

INSCRIBED 'Best Wishes' by the author! Fine, a very sharp, clean copy. 
Price: 13.00 USD
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