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Introduction to Aero Engines

By: "Arduus",

Price: £35.00

Publisher: London, George Newnes: 1943

Edition: first edition

Inscription: Previous owner's name

Seller ID: 3248


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 View more info

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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

By: ,

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Taylor & Francis: 1947

Edition: first edition

Inscription: Owners inscription

Seller ID: 3391


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, partic... View more info

B.R. 229 - Admiralty Handbook of Wireless Telegraphy 1938 - Volume I - magnetism and Electricity

By: ,

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, HMSO: 1939

Edition: first edition

Seller ID: 3361


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 webs... View more info

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The Physical Chemistry of Metallic Solutions and Intermetallic Compounds

By: ,

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, HMSO: 1959

Edition: first edition

Inscription: Owners inscription

Seller ID: 3362


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 View more info

Quantitative Spectrochemical Analysis of Silicates

By: Ahrens (M.A., D.Sc., F.R.I.C.), L.H.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Pergamon Press: 1954

Edition: first edition

Inscription: Previous owner's name

Seller ID: 3275


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 View more info

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Particle Size Measurement

By: Allen (Ph.D.), Terence

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Chapman & Hall: 1975

Edition: second edition

Seller ID: 2431


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.... View more info

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Relaxation Methods

By: Allen, D.N. de G.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, McGraw - Hill: 1954

Seller ID: 474


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. View more info

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Statistical Mechanics and Spectroscopy

By: Allen, G. ; Pritchard, H.O.

Price: £7.00

Publisher: London, Butterworths: 1974

Edition: first edition

Seller ID: 5769


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 View more info

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Arrows, Structures and Functions - the Categorical Imperative

By: Arbib, Michael A.; Manes, Ernest G.

Price: £85.00

Publisher: New York, Academic Press, Inc.: 1975

Edition: first edition

Seller ID: 3332


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 cov... View more info

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Current Trends in Optics

By: Arecchi, F.T. ; Aussenegg, F R (ed)

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Taylor & Francis: 1981

Edition: first edition

Seller ID: 2648


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. View more info

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Statistical Methods

By: Arkin, Herbert ; Colton, Raymond R.

Price: £4.00

Publisher: New York, Barnes & Noble: 1955

Edition: fourth edition

Seller ID: 3282


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 View more info

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The Architect and The Computer

By: Auger, Boyd

Price: £4.00

Publisher: London, Pall Mall Press: 1972

Edition: first edition

Seller ID: 3394


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 View more info

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A Text-book of Metallurgy

By: Bailey, A.P.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan: 1967

Edition: second edition

Seller ID: 3320


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 View more info

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Introduction to Gauge Field Theory

By: Bailin, David ; Love, Alexander

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Bristol & Boston, Adam Hilger: 1986

Edition: first edition

Seller ID: 3307


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 View more info

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Barlow's Tables

By: Barlow, Peter

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, E. & F.N. Spon: 1952

Seller ID: 483


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. View more info

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The Complete Air Navigator

By: Bennett, D.C.T.

Price: £18.00

Publisher: London, Sir Isaac Pitman: 1942

Seller ID: 478


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. View more info

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Basic Thories of Physics - Heat and Quanta

By: Bergmann, Peter Gabriel

Price: £8.50

Publisher: New York, Dover Publications: 1962

Edition: first thus

Inscription: Owners inscription

Seller ID: 3298


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 View more info

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Basic Theories of Physics - Mechanics and Thermodynamics

By: Bergmann, Peter Gabriel

Price: £8.50

Publisher: New York, Dover Publications: 1962

Edition: first thus

Inscription: Owners inscription

Seller ID: 3299


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 View more info

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X-Ray Spectrochemical Analysis

By: Birks, L.S.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: New York, Interscience Publishers: 1959

Seller ID: 390


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. View more info

Heat Transfer Phenomena - The Flow of Heat in Physical Systems

By: Bosworth, R.C.L.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Associated General Publications, Sydney: 1952

Edition: first edition

Inscription: Owners inscription

Seller ID: 3380


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 View more info

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Matrices and Vector Spaces

By: Brickell, F.

Price: £4.00

Publisher: London, Allen & Unwin: 1972

Edition: first edition

Seller ID: 3306


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 View more info

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real time .... A catalogue of ideas and information

By: Brockman, John ; Rosenfeld, Edward (eds)

Price: £4.50

Publisher: London, Picador: 1973

Edition: first edition

Seller ID: 3393


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 View more info

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Writing Interactive Compilers and Interpreters

By: Brown, P.J.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Chichester, Wiley-Interscience: 1979

Edition: first edition

Seller ID: 3388


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 View more info

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Mathematics for Technology - A New Approach

By: Bruckheimer, M. ; Gowar, N.W. ; Scraton R.E.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus: 1971

Edition: first edition

Seller ID: 3330


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 r... View more info

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An Introduction to the theory of Seismology

By: Bullen (M.A., Sc.D., F.R.S.), K.E.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridge University Press: 1963

Edition: third edition

Seller ID: 3303


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 View more info

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Alexander Findlay - The Phase Rule and its Applications

By: Campbell, A.N. ; Smith, N.O.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Dover Publications: 1951

Edition: Ninth Edition

Seller ID: 3319


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 View more info

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Vegetable Physiology

By: Carpenter, William B.

Price: £70.00

Publisher: London, Tanner Bros et al: 1841

Edition: first edition

Inscription: Inscribed by author

Seller ID: 1047


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... View more info

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Dictionary of Surface Active Agents, Cosmetics and Toiletries

By: Carriere, G.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Amsterdam, Elsevier: 1978

Edition: first edition

Seller ID: 3318


Boards a little faded at top and bottom. Multi-language guide to technical terms in the modern industries of cosmetics and detergents. plus index, View more info

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Valency and Molecular Structure

By: Cartmell (B.Sc.,A.R.I.C), E. ; Fowles (B.Sc.,Ph.D.), G.W.A.

Price: £4.00

Publisher: London, Butterworths: 1961

Edition: second edition

Seller ID: 3269


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 View more info

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Valency and Molecular Structure

By: Cartmell, E. ; Fowles, G.W.

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London, Butterworths Scientific Publications: 1956

Seller ID: 492


8vo, first edition, third impression, green cloth boards with gilt titles, 256pp, good +, with no dust-wrapper. View more info