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Cimate & Man - from the Ice Ages to the Global Greenhouse, Pearce, Fred
Cimate & Man - from the Ice Ages to the Global Greenhouse

Microprocessors/Microcomputers: An Introduction, Givone, Donald G.;   Roesser, Robert P.
Microprocessors/Microcomputers: An Introduction

Thick Film Circuits, Planer (Ph.D., M.Sc., F.R.I.C.), G.V. ;   Phillips (B.SC., M.A.), L.S.
Thick Film Circuits

Camera Underwater - A Practical Guide to Underwater Photography, Dobbs (B.Sc., Ph.D.), H.E.
Camera Underwater - A Practical Guide to Underwater Photography

Statistical Mechanics and Spectroscopy, Allen, G. ;   Pritchard, H.O.
Statistical Mechanics and Spectroscopy

The Structure of Small Molecules, Orville-Thomas (PH.D., D.Sc., F.R.I.C.), W.J.
The Structure of Small Molecules

Visions - How Science will Revolutionize the 21st Century and Beyond, Kaku, Michio
Visions - How Science will Revolutionize the 21st Century and Beyond

Scientific Types, Crowther, J.G.
Scientific Types

 

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Introduction to Aero Engines, "Arduus",
1 Introduction to Aero Engines
"Arduus",. George Newnes, London, 1943. first edition, Hardback, 8vo blue cloth boards, gilt titles, first edition, viii prelims, 144pp. plus index, Black and white illustrations. Good/NoWrapper. Previous owner's name. Book printed to wartime standard. Block separating from front board. Boards a little aged. Small volume with 73 technical illustrations, providing a complete introduction to the physics associated with aircraft engines Catalogue: Science. Keywords: Aircraft, physics, mechanics, thermodynamics. 3248

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2 B.R. 229 - Admiralty Handbook of Wireless Telegraphy 1938 - Volume I - magnetism and Electricity
,. HMSO, London, 1939. first edition, Book has been handled over the years. Boards a little scuffed and faded, with small stain to front board. Produced for naval officers, this is the standard pre-war guide to wireless telegraphy. Page numbers - approx. 300? - not specified, instead there are 442 paragraphs referenced in index. plus index, plus appendix/appendicies, plus advertisments, This book is unusually heavy or large and may attract a higher postage charge than automatically calculated on the website. If so we will make contact to agree any additional postal charges before completing any transaction.. 3361

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Report of an International Conference on Fundamental Particles and Low temperatures held at the Cavendish Laborartory, Cambridge, on 22-27 July 1946 - Volume I - Fundamental Particles, ,
3 Report of an International Conference on Fundamental Particles and Low temperatures held at the Cavendish Laborartory, Cambridge, on 22-27 July 1946 - Volume I - Fundamental Particles
,. Taylor & Francis, London, 1947. first edition, Paperback, 26cm x 18cm grey , ii prelims, 200pp. Fair/NoWrapper. Owners inscription. Post-war paperback, covers little more than thick paper. Generally darkened with age with discolouring notable around spine.Some curling and faint creasing to top. Volume One of two-volume collection of 1946 conference papers, covering Fundamental Particles with an opening address by Bohr and three papers by Fermi. Catalogue: Science. Keywords: Conference, Cavendish, physics, particle. 3391

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The Physical Chemistry of Metallic Solutions and Intermetallic Compounds, ,
4 The Physical Chemistry of Metallic Solutions and Intermetallic Compounds
,. HMSO, London, 1959. first edition, Hardback, 8vo light green cloth boards, black titles, first edition, ix prelims, 400+ / 250+pp. plus index, Fair/NoWrapper. Owners inscription. Flimsy board hardback volumes. Generally worn and aged - with scuffing and discolouring - but still tight. Papers from a Symposium held at the National Physical Laboratory in June 1958. Catalogue: Science. Keywords: Physics, Symposium, metallic. 3362

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5 Quantitative Spectrochemical Analysis of Silicates
Ahrens (M.A., D.Sc., F.R.I.C.), L.H.. Pergamon Press, London, 1954. first edition, Hardback, 8vo red cloth boards, black titles, first edition, 122pp. plus index, Good/NoWrapper. Previous owner's name. Book is tight and solid, but spine and boards have been faded by sunlight in curious angular manner around edges. Endpapers foxed. Block edges dusted. A scheme of quantitative DC arc analysis of the silicate minerals, rocks, soils and meteorites. Catalogue: Science. Keywords: Silicates, spectrochemical. 3275

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Particle Size Measurement, Allen (Ph.D.), Terence
6 Particle Size Measurement
Allen (Ph.D.), Terence. Chapman & Hall, London, 1975. second edition, Hardback, 8vo green cloth boards, silver gilt titles, second edition, xviii prelims, 454pp. plus index, Black and white illustrations. Good +++/Good +. Some dusting to block edges. Base of spine bumped. Dustwrapper has some shelfwear, with fading / discolouring around edges and general ageing / discolouring. Base of spine bumped and creasing to base of front and rear. Part of the Powder Technology Series, this is an overview of techniques for particle size measurement. Catalogue: Science. Keywords: Powder, microscopy, particle. 2431

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Relaxation Methods, Allen, D.N. de G.
7 Relaxation Methods
Allen, D.N. de G.. McGraw - Hill, London, 1954. Tall 8vo, 1st UK, vii, pp236 + appendix, 1 fold-out chart, dark blue boards, gilt title, worn and rubbed, G, internally clean. A textbook on how to relax mathematically.. 474

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Statistical Mechanics and Spectroscopy, Allen, G. ;   Pritchard, H.O.
8 Statistical Mechanics and Spectroscopy
Allen, G. ; Pritchard, H.O.. Butterworths, London, 1974. first edition, Paperback, 220mm x 135mm , x prelims, 140pp. plus index, Good/NoWrapper. Paperback is bright and clean with little wear, no creasing of spine. Even fading along base where exposed to (or hidden from?) light source. Essential foundation knowledge for the physical chemist. Catalogue: Science. Keywords: Chemistry, molecules, spectroscopy. 5769

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Arrows, Structures and Functions - the Categorical Imperative, Arbib, Michael A.;   Manes, Ernest G.
9 Arrows, Structures and Functions - the Categorical Imperative
Arbib, Michael A.; Manes, Ernest G.. Academic Press, Inc., New York, 1975. first edition, Hardback, 8vo maroon cloth boards, gilt titles, first edition, xiii prelims, 185pp. plus index, Very Good/NoWrapper. Boards are a little faded but book is basically tight, clean and solid, with no bumping. An introduction to the concepts of category theory underlying mathematics. Catalogue: Science. Keywords: Mathematics, category, theory This book may attract a higher postage charge than automatically calculated on the website in order to ensure that it is fully covered for an appropriate amount of compensation in the event of loss in the post. If so we will make contact to agree any additional postal charges before completing any transaction.. 3332

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Current Trends in Optics, Arecchi, F.T. ;   Aussenegg, F R        (ed)
10 Current Trends in Optics
Arecchi, F.T. ; Aussenegg, F R (ed). Taylor & Francis, London, 1981. first edition, Paperback, 8vo , vii prelims, 188pp. plus index, Photographic illustrations. Good +/NoWrapper. Spine faded, a little shelf wear. Collected papers from Conference on Optics. Catalogue: Science.. 2648

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Statistical Methods, Arkin, Herbert ;   Colton, Raymond R.
11 Statistical Methods
Arkin, Herbert ; Colton, Raymond R.. Barnes & Noble, New York, 1955. fourth edition, Paperback, 8vo grey , xiv prelims, 226pp. plus index, plus appendix/appendicies, Good +/NoWrapper. Book has been well-thumbed over years. Some curling. Spine faded. General light wear. Number 27 in the College Outline Series, this is a guide to applied statistics, complete with 47-page appendix of tables of squares, cubes and roots. Catalogue: Science. Keywords: Mathematics, statistics, correlation. 3282

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The Architect and The Computer, Auger, Boyd
12 The Architect and The Computer
Auger, Boyd. Pall Mall Press, London, 1972. first edition, Hardback, 24cm x 19cm orange cloth boards, gilt titles, first edition, 135pp. plus index, Black and white illustrations. Very Good/Good +++. Block edges a little dusty. Spine very slightly bumped and faded. Dustwrapper is bumped, with some shelfwear along top, also fading around spine. Early guide to computing for architects. Catalogue: Science. Keywords: Architecture, computer, hardware. 3394

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A Text-book of Metallurgy, Bailey, A.P.
13 A Text-book of Metallurgy
Bailey, A.P.. Macmillan, London, 1967. second edition, Paperback, 8vo blue , x prelims, 561pp. plus index, Black and white illustrations. Fair/NoWrapper. Generally aged, though block and covers still nice and square with no curling. However, spine is creased and stained and there is scratch loss of 2 sq cm to base of front. A standard and comprehensive introductory text for metallurgy students. Catalogue: Science. Keywords: Metallurgy, etching, creep. 3320

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Introduction to Gauge Field Theory, Bailin, David ;   Love, Alexander
14 Introduction to Gauge Field Theory
Bailin, David ; Love, Alexander. Adam Hilger, Bristol & Boston, 1986. first edition, Pamphlet, 8vo white and green , xiii prelims, 348pp. plus index, Very Good/NoWrapper. Book has been read perhaps only once. Tight and solid. An authoritative guide to gauge fields for the modern student of particle physics. Catalogue: Science. Keywords: Physics, gauge, quantum, field. 3307

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Barlow's Tables, Barlow, Peter
15 Barlow's Tables
Barlow, Peter. E. & F.N. Spon, London, 1952. Tall 8vo, 4th ed 4th imp, xii, pp258, red cloth boards, faded, slightly worn, faded gilt title, no d/w, G only. Ed. LJ Comrie.. 483

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The Complete Air Navigator, Bennett, D.C.T.
16 The Complete Air Navigator
Bennett, D.C.T.. Sir Isaac Pitman, London, 1942. Tall 8vo, 4th ed, xvi, pp336, + appendices, blue cloth boards well used, bumped and rubbed, black title, owner's name and RAF Reany (?) written on FEP.Good only. Covering the syllabus for the First Class Air Navigator's Licence, using astronomical navigation.. 478

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Basic Theories of Physics - Mechanics and Thermodynamics, Bergmann, Peter Gabriel
17 Basic Theories of Physics - Mechanics and Thermodynamics
Bergmann, Peter Gabriel. Dover Publications, New York, 1962. first thus, Paperback, 8vo black , viii prelims, 280pp. plus index, Black and white illustrations. Good +/NoWrapper. Owners inscription. Spine a little scratched and faded. Block a little aged with isolated faint staining. Basically tight and solid. Dover reprint of 1949 Prentice-Hall textbook in physics. Catalogue: Science. Keywords: Physics, mechanics, electrodynamics. 3299

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Basic Thories of Physics - Heat and Quanta, Bergmann, Peter Gabriel
18 Basic Thories of Physics - Heat and Quanta
Bergmann, Peter Gabriel. Dover Publications, New York, 1962. first thus, Paperback, 8vo black , x prelims, 300pp. plus index, plus advertisments,Good +/NoWrapper. Owners inscription. Paperback curling just a little at front base. Spine faded. 1/4 sq cm of scratch loss to front. Block edges a little aged with isolated staining, but overall quite presentable. Dover reprint of 1951 Prentice-Hall textbook for graduate students of physics. Catalogue: Science. Keywords: Physics, heat, quanta, statistics. 3298

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X-Ray Spectrochemical Analysis, Birks, L.S.
19 X-Ray Spectrochemical Analysis
Birks, L.S.. Interscience Publishers, New York, 1959. Tall 8vo, New York, Interscience Publishers, 1959, green cloth boards, first edition, no d/w, Vol XI of Chemical Analysis, xii, pp137, G+. Contains errata slip.. 390

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20 Heat Transfer Phenomena - The Flow of Heat in Physical Systems
Bosworth, R.C.L.. Sydney, Associated General Publications, 1952. first edition, Hardback, 8vo blue cloth boards, gilt titles, first edition, xii prelims, 211pp. plus index, Photographic illustrations. Good +++/NoWrapper. Owners inscription. Spine a little bumped and faded. Tight and solid. Specialist physics text. Catalogue: Science. Keywords: Heat, transfer, physics. 3380

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Matrices and Vector Spaces, Brickell, F.
21 Matrices and Vector Spaces
Brickell, F.. Allen & Unwin, London, 1972. first edition, Paperback, 8vo , 88pp. plus index, Good +++/Good. Proof copy with publicity slip stapled to inner front cover. Block a little darkened with age. Dustwrapper is worn, notably along top, and is a little grubby in places Part of the Problem Solvers series, this is a handy introduction to matrices within mathematics, with worked examples and exercises. Catalogue: Science. Keywords: Mathematics, matrix, vector. 3306

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real time .... A catalogue of ideas and information, Brockman, John ;   Rosenfeld, Edward         (eds)
22 real time .... A catalogue of ideas and information
Brockman, John ; Rosenfeld, Edward (eds). Picador, London, 1973. first edition, Paperback, 255mm x 177mm , 295pp. Black and white illustrations. Good/NoWrapper. Paperback has been well read, with slight bumping/creasing of corners. Spine creased. Curious volume which introduces important works of contemporary thought such as McLuhan, Piaget and Chomsky, as well as institutions advancing such thought. Catalogue: Science. Keywords: Thought, 1970s, Chomsky. 3393

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Writing Interactive Compilers and Interpreters, Brown, P.J.
23 Writing Interactive Compilers and Interpreters
Brown, P.J.. Wiley-Interscience, Chichester, 1979. first edition, Hardback, 8vo brown cloth boards, gilt titles, first edition, xvii prelims, 265pp. plus index, Fair/Fair. Spine and boards bumped. Foxing of block edges. Front endpaper creased. Dustwrapper is generally worn along all edges, with fox-like staining on rear. A guide to interactive language computer programming. Catalogue: Science. Keywords: Computer, interpreter, compiler, algol. 3388

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Mathematics for Technology - A New Approach, Bruckheimer, M. ;   Gowar, N.W. ;      Scraton R.E.
24 Mathematics for Technology - A New Approach
Bruckheimer, M. ; Gowar, N.W. ; Scraton R.E.. Chatto & Windus, London, 1971. first edition, Hardback, 8vo red cloth boards, gilt titles, first edition, 2nd impression, , xiv prelims, 558pp. plus index, Good/Fair. Block edges a little grubby. Base of spine and boards bumped and a little discoloured. Dustwrapper is generally worn with general chipping, fraying along top and discolouring to rear. A new approach to technological mathematics, curiously divided into two, with a single red page separating chapters at the front and the notes to those chapters at the rear. Catalogue: Science. Keywords: Mathematics, technology, calculus. 3330

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An Introduction to the theory of Seismology, Bullen (M.A., Sc.D., F.R.S.), K.E.
25 An Introduction to the theory of Seismology
Bullen (M.A., Sc.D., F.R.S.), K.E.. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1963. third edition, Hardback, 8vo red cloth boards, gilt titles, third edition, viii prelims, 381pp. plus index, Good/Good. Ex-lib with associated stamps and stickers. Wrapper has been fixed to boards with sticky tape which has now discoloured. General ageing and evidence of handling. Dustwrapper is laminated, and has been handled, with some discoluring of rear. Third edition of popular seismology textbook. Catalogue: Science. Keywords: Seismology, dilatation, earthquake. 3303

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Alexander Findlay - The Phase Rule and its Applications, Campbell, A.N. ;   Smith, N.O.
26 Alexander Findlay - The Phase Rule and its Applications
Campbell, A.N. ; Smith, N.O.. Dover Publications, 1951. Ninth Edition, Paperback, 8vo red , 494pp. plus index, Black and white illustrations. Good/NoWrapper. Block and covers a little dusty and aged, but still tight with little or no curling. Wholly updated edition of Findlay's classic text. Catalogue: Science. Keywords: Physics, phase, Findlay. 3319

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Vegetable Physiology, Carpenter, William B.
27 Vegetable Physiology
Carpenter, William B.. Tanner Bros et al, London, 1841. first edition, Hardback, 195mm x 120mm maroon and brown half leather binding, gilt titles, first edition, viii prelims, 295pp. Black and white illustrations. Good +/NoWrapper. Inscribed by author. Book in better than good condition given age. Spine and boards a little bumped and stained in places, block inevitably darkened by age but overall clean save for some fox-like marks to preliminary pages only. Printed as the first volume of the Popular Cyclopeadia of Natural Science by the Society for the Promotion of Popular Instruction, this is indeed an educational early Victorian volume on the basics of botany and the science of the plant kingdom.. Catalogue: Science. Keywords: Flora, fungi, botany This book may attract a higher postage charge than automatically calculated on the website in order to ensure that it is fully covered for an appropriate amount of compensation in the event of loss in the post. If so we will make contact to agree any additional postal charges before completing any transaction.. 1047

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Dictionary of Surface Active Agents, Cosmetics and Toiletries, Carriere, G.
28 Dictionary of Surface Active Agents, Cosmetics and Toiletries
Carriere, G.. Elsevier, Amsterdam, 1978. first edition, Boards a little faded at top and bottom. Multi-language guide to technical terms in the modern industries of cosmetics and detergents. plus index,. 3318

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Valency and Molecular Structure, Cartmell (B.Sc.,A.R.I.C), E. ;   Fowles (B.Sc.,Ph.D.), G.W.A.
29 Valency and Molecular Structure
Cartmell (B.Sc.,A.R.I.C), E. ; Fowles (B.Sc.,Ph.D.), G.W.A.. Butterworths, London, 1961. second edition, Hardback, 8vo white cloth boards, gilt titles, second edition, 3rd impression, , xii prelims, 294pp. plus index, Black and white illustrations. Fair/NoWrapper. Ex-lib with associated stickers and residue. Book has been given a new library spine covering. Block and especially boards have evidence of extensive wear, with general bumping and scuffing. A book for chemists, by chemists. Catalogue: Science. Keywords: Valency, molecule, chemistry. 3269

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Valency and Molecular Structure, Cartmell, E. ;   Fowles, G.W.
30 Valency and Molecular Structure
Cartmell, E. ; Fowles, G.W.. Butterworths Scientific Publications, London, 1956. 8vo, first edition, third impression, green cloth boards with gilt titles, 256pp, good +, with no dust-wrapper.. 492

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