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Practical Color Television for the Service Industry AND Large Screen Color Receiver; Supplement to Practical Color Television for the Service Industry (two books)

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: RCA Service Company: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14917


Crisp, beautiful copies. Pages clean as a whistle, as are large fold-out highly detailed, technical diagrams at back of both. Supplement is first edition first printing and is divided into four sections covering: the 21" RCA Tri-color Kinescope; the 21" RCA Victor Color Television Receiver; High Level Demodulation and Installation and Servicing the 21CT662 RCA Color Television Receiver. 31 pages, plus diagrams. The main book is a first edition third printing and ... View more info

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Jurassic of the Gulf Coast I Regional Stratigraphy; Jurassic of the Gulf Coast II Local Stratigraphy and Deposition (two volume set)

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Tulsa, Oklahoma, American Association of Petroleum geologists: 1974

Edition: Reprints

Seller ID: 16945


Two crisp, clean copies with matching red covers. No spine crease, names or markings. Illustrated with maps, charts, diagrams and photos. A compendium of papers reprinted as Volumes 12 and 13 of the AAPG Reprint Series. Concerns the search for hydrocarbons since 1936 when oil was first produced from Jurassic sediment in Arkansas. Volume I is comprised of three articles from the 1940's, while volume II contains papers that are more restricted geographically, some emphasiz... View more info

Hewlett Packard 1992 Test and Measurement Catalog; New in Original Box

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Willard, Ohio, Hewlett-Packard: 1992

Seller ID: 14908B


Crisp, new copy, clearly never read. Fits neatly into original mailing box with company name and name of book printed boldly. Small crease to upper corner incurred during shipping. Gently stored -- no mustiness. Illustrated in black and white. View more info

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Fuel Cells; A Review of Government-Sponsored Research, 1950-1961

By: Austin, L.G.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Washington D.C,, NASA: 1967

Seller ID: 19191K


Very nice, clean, tightly bound book with no names or writing. Cover shows very light isolated spots of edgewear. Only real fault is a spot to top exterior edge which looks like a moisture stain, but has not affected interior pages at all. Cover fitted with clear plastic for protection. A massove amount of text illustrated with charts, graphs and technical drawings. Discusses princisples, types and uses of fuel cells. 439 pages. Indexed. View more info

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Afro-Arabian Geology: A Kinematic View

By: Bowen, Robert;Jux, Ulrich

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Norwell, Massachusetts, U.S.A., Chapman & Hall: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 25004


Crisp clean book with no bumps to boards and no names or writing. Pages and page edges very nice. Illustrated with black and white photographs and drawings. Author addresses the key geological events of the area such as glaciations and the impact of the recent ice age, the advance and retreat of the sea, the origin of the Nile, the effects of the drying up of the Mediterranean and the discovery of early man at Olduvai. Also dicusses important economic features including... View more info

The Late Prehistory of the Lake Erie Drainage Basin; A 1972 Symposium Revised

By: Brose, David S.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Cleveland, Ohio, The Cleveland Museum of Natural History: 1976

Seller ID: 17827K


Nice, clean copy. No spine crease. Faults consist of sunning to spine and top front edge, a small bit of darkening to upper front corner from old price sticker, a tiny chip to bottom of spine and a small spot on bottom page edges visible when book is closed. Pages are clean as a whistle. Illustrated. Photos. Maps. A compendium of articles by various authors, each focusing on a different aspect of the topic.. 355 pages. View more info

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Winners in Life's Race

By: Buckley, Arabella B.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, D. Appleton & Company: 1883

Seller ID: 16609K


Very nice copy indeed. Olive green boards are handsomely and crisply gilded at face and spine with a most decorative cover featuring animals in bright gold against a black scene of water and trees. Spine is likewise pictorial. Small bit of wear to crown and tail of spine and along rear hinge at back, though there is no interior cracking to hinges either front or back and book is tightly bound. No foxing, just mild toning to pages. A sequel to the author's previous book ... View more info

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Evolutionary Catastrophes: The Science of Mass Extinction

By: Courtillot, V.;Curtillot, V.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: West Nyack, New York, U.S.A., Cambridge Univ Press: 1999

Seller ID: 24690


Crisp, clean book with no tears or chips, no names or writing and no bumps to boards. Jacket protected by brand new mylar cover. Accessible to a general audience without compromising content. Discusses the two major theories -- asteroid impact and volcanic eruption -- and their catastrophic impact on the environment . Though the impact hypothesis is the more commonly held cause, the author presents an argument for volcanic eruption. 173 pages. Indexed. View more info

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Encyclopedia of Dinosaurs

By: Currie, Philip j.; Padian, Kevin

Price: $35.00

Publisher: San Diego, California, Academic Press: 1997

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 17127KA


Crisp, clean, breautiful book in like jacket which will arrive in brand new mylar cover.Only fault is former ownr's name written small at top of front free endpaper. More than 100 authors, including virtually all of the leading scientists in dinosaur study, pooled their knowledge and experience to provide a wealth of information -- 275 articles in all. These are heavily illustrated with photographs, paintings, drawings and diagrams, many of which are in full color. Some ... View more info

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The Vascular Plants of Unglaciated Ohio

By: Cusick, Allison W.; Silberhorn, Gene M.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Columbus, Ohio, Ohio State University: 1977

Edition: Volume 5, Number 4

Seller ID: 26096TB


Crisp clean book showing a light stain to lower front corner with no bleed-through to reverse side. Otherwise pristine inside and out with very white page edges. No names or writing. Measures 7"x10" and has 157 pages. Consists of a catalogue oif 2071 vascular plant species and hybrids of 141 families and 701 genera known from the floristic region of unglaciated Ohio, an area encompassing all oo portions of 33 counties in southern or eastern Ohio. Indexed to genus, specie... View more info

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Jectofer; Proceedings of a Conference

By: D'Amato, Henry E.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Sweden, Astra Pharmacuetical Products: 1966

Seller ID: 18797


Very nice, clean, tightly bound book which includes the proceedings of a conference held in Worcester, Massachusetts Sept, 18-19, 1962 on the topic of Jectofer, Astra Pharmacuetical's registered trademark for iron sorbitol. Summarizes the chemical, pharmacological, experimental and clinical data. Illustrated with black and white photos, graphs, charts and drawings. 182 pages. View more info

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Rubber Chemistry and Technology January, 1930

By: Davs, C.C. (editor)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Easton, PA., Rubber Division of the American Chemical Society: 1930

Edition: Volume III, Number 1

Seller ID: 27676


Very nice scientific journal, tightly bound and clean. This issue contains many articles, but here's a few examples: Quebrachitol from the Scrum of Lavea Latex; The Swelling of Vulcanized Rubber in Liquids; The Effect of Solvents on the Stress-Strain Curve of Vulcanized Rubber; Color Reactions of Rubber and Gutta-Percha; The Aging of Cotton Contained in Rubber Goods; Transportation of Energy by Rubber; and Some Observations on Carbon Black. Journal measures 6-1/4" x ... View more info

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The Fossil Book: A Record of Prehistoric Life

By: Fenton, Carroll Lane; Fenton, Mildred Adams; Rich, Thomas Hewitt; Rich, Patricia Vickers

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Mineola, New York, U.S.A., Dover Pubns: 1996

Edition: Dover Reprint

Seller ID: 16753A


Crisp, clean book with no spine crease and no names or writing. Crisp corners. A massive book beautifully and amply illustrated throughout with drawings and color plates -- more than 1500 images in all. An unabridged reprint which offers information on all aspects of fossils, their care, and what can be learned from them. 740 pages. Indexed. View more info

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The Galileo Affair; A Documentary History

By: Finocchiaro, Maurice A.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, The Notable Trials Library: 1991

Edition: Special Edition

Seller ID: 19253


Beautiful book privately printed for members of the Notable Trials Library. Black boards with leather spine, highly decorated at face and spine in bright 22 carat gold. Raised bands to spine and bright gilt edges on all sides of pages. Brown satin marker unused. Paisley endpapers. Clearly never read. A facsimile of the first edition. 382 pages. Other books from the Notable Trial Library available. View more info

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Science in Sweden: The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences, 1739-1989

By: Frangsmyr, Tore (editor)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Science History Publications: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 26018


Crisp, clean, bright book -- pages pristine and no bumps to boards. Dustjacket will arrive in brand new mylar cover. Book is a compendium of articles by various authors covering: Utilitarianism and the Economy; Astronomy and the First Observatory; The Academy in the Daily Life of Sweden; Scientific Travel -- The Linnean Tradition; Berzelius As Permenent Secretary; The Swedish Museum of Natural History; Swedish Polar Exploration; Environmental Protection and the National ... View more info