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PROCEEDINGS OF THE INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON SCIENTIFIC INFORMATION- WASHINGTON DC- NOVEMBER 16-21 1958- II (2) Volumes

Washington, DC: National Academy of Sciences- National Research Council, 1959. first edition. VG+. Two short 4tos (10" tall) in blue cloth boards, titles on spine in silver. No DJs as issued. Light bumping to bottom corners of first volume, vol II has light staining to front. Spines of both lightly age-toned. Very minor marking to textblocks, previous owner's signature on front endpage of both vols, pages otherwise clean. Pagination continues across vols. 1635 pp. Shelve Locked- LAFCADIO.
[Book #9-27-1148622] Dupont
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JAPAN OVER ASIA

Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1937. Unknown. 8vo VG/None. Tan buckram cover with blue text, minor shelf wear. Pages are clean and pristine, deckled edges. Profusely illustrated with photos, drawings, etc. Ex-libris on back of fep.
[Book #7-7-670772] Rockville
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GRANDS ARTISANS DE LA CHRONOMETRIE: HISTOIRE DE L'HORLOGERIE AU LOCLE

Neuchatel: Editions du Griffon, 1958. Quarto in red boards, VG-/No DJ; light shelfwear, scuff to front board, age-toning and foxing primarily to endpapers and edges of text block, smudges to page 9. Includes numerous illustrations. Binding strong, text and illustrations clean. Text in French. Texte en francais. Assez bon etat. "Ce livre a ete imprime en l'an mil neuf cent cinquante-huit par l'Imprimerie Glauser-Oderbolz au Locle. Exemplaire 738". [Spine has red background and gilt text. Shelved in Case 10 - General Science/Technology].
[Book #9-27-1208260] Dupont
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NOTRE FLOTTE AERIENNE.

Paris: Gauthier-Villars, 1908. First Edition. 8vo in cloth. VG/VG. ffep and half title detached. Some discoloration. Outer spine slightly cracked. Gold lettering on burgundy. 234 pp. Shelved in cases.
[Book #9-27-670624] Dupont
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JOURNAL OF THE ELECTROCHEMICAL SOCIETY - VARIOUS VOLUMES/YEARS [See Details Below]

Baltimore, MD: The Electrochemical Society, various years published. 1st. Large, thick 4to issues VG/- NDJ Red board covers with gold titles. Some foxing and scuffing to covers. Pages clean and with some age-toning. Vol # 98 - Year 1951 Vol # 100 - Year 1953 Vol # 101 - Year 1954 Vol # 102 - Year 1955 Vol # 105 - Year 1958 Vol # 108 - Year 1961 Vol # 109 - Year 1962 Vol # 110 - Year 1963 Vol # 113 - Year 1966 Vol # 114 - Year 1967 For further questions, please contact us directly before purchasing Shelved on top shelf at west-most portion of warehouse. Updated 6/20/12.
[Book #5-27-3203] Pebble
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CATALOGO CRITICO DE ASTROLABIOS EXISTENTES EN ESPANA

Madrid: Instituto Historico de Marina, 1945. Octavo; vii, 446 pp. Originally published in wrappers, rebound in library buckram with gilt spine lettering; original wrappers bound in. VG. Some rubbing to boards. Interior clean and tight. Text in Spanish. Shelve in Spanish Language.
[Book #9-100-1207103] Dupont
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KNIGHT'S AMERICAN MECHANICAL DICTIONARY; KNIGHT'S NEW MECHANICAL DICTIONARY (SUPPLEMENT) [4 VOLUMES]

Mid-West Tool Collector's Association and the Early American Industries Association, 1979. Limited Edition Reprint - No. 266 of 600. Four thick quarto hardcovers in red cloth boards, all volumes VG-/No DJ. The following characterizes all volumes: minor shelfwear, light bumping to head and tail of spine and corners of boards, some soiling and foxing to edges of text block, light foxing to endpapers, slight musty odor to books. Volume III of Knight's American Mechanical Dictionary has some water staining to edges of text block. Binding strong and text clean in all volumes. Includes thousands of black-and-white engravings and illustrations, all clean. This complete four-volume set consists of three volumes and a supplement. The publication details and full titles are as follows:Knight's American Mechanical Dictionary. A Description Of Tools, Instruments, Machines, Processes, And Engineering; History Of Inventions; General Technological Vocabulary; And Digest Of Mechanical Appliances In Science And The Arts. Volume One covers entries from A - Fel. Volume Two covers entries from Felt - Per. Volume Three covers entries from Per - Zym. These three volumes were originally published in New York in 1876 by Hurd and Houghton and in Cambridge at The Riverside Press. The fourth volume, the supplement, in this set is entitled Knight's New Mechanical Dictionary. A Description Of Tools, Instruments, Processes, And Engineering. With Indexical References To Technical Journals (1876-1880.) This volume was originally published in 1884 in Boston by Houghton, Mifflin and Company and in Cambridge at The Riverside Press. The limitation page states that this is set number 266 of a reprinting run of 600 sets of the original books. This limited edition reprint was published by the Mid-West Tool Collector's Association and the Early American Industries Association. [Spines have red background and gilt text. Shelved in/above Aisle 5 - Misc. Sets ].
[Book #9-27-1175349] Dupont
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THE LETTERS OF F. W. LUDWIG LEICHHARDT [ THREE VOLUMES]

Cambridge, England: The Hakluyt Society by Cambridge University Press, 1968. Octavos. Hard cover with dust jacket, VG/VG. All three volumes are in very good condition; tight binding, clean, unmarked pages/text. There is an inscription by former owner on front end paper of all three books. For three books: Dust jacket is price-clipped and shows light shelf wear, but still good and wrapped in protective brodart. Price is for set. Heavy item; additional shipping cost may apply. Shelve with Folio Society. Light blue spine with text in Navy blue.
[Book #9-27-1201039] Dupont
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EVALUATING PUBLIC SECTOR RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT [SIGNED]

Westport, CT and London: Praeger Publishers, 1996. Octavo, 144pp. Hardcover with dust jacket in VG/VG condition. ------Spine is pale gray with dark blue-green text. Bumping and shelf-wear. Heavy sunning to dust jacket spine. Text is clean. Binding is tight. Inscribed by Albert N. Link on the front free end page. SHELVE---- GENERAL SCIENCE.
[Book #7-135-1211432] Rockville
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THE CORRESPONDENCE OF MARCELLO MALPIGHI [COMPLETE IN 5 VOLUMES]

Ithaca, NY and London: Cornell University Press, 1975. First Edition. [Oversized, 17lb boxset. Extra shipping funds necessary for Expedited/International shipping. Economy shipping unavailable] Five slipcased quarto hardcovers in brick-colored cloth boards, all volumes VG+/No DJ as issued . The following characterizes all volumes: minor shelfwear, minor bumping to head and tail of spine. Protective mylar cover is wrapped around each volume, and the mylar cover has some chipping/abrading at the head and tail of the spine for all volumes. Slipcase is in G+ condition: shelfwear, edgewear, splitting at rear top edge. Binding intact and text clean in all volumes. Part of the series Cornell Publications in the History of Science. ISBN for the set: 0801408024. Periods and contents covered by the individual volumes are as follows: Volume I: 1658-1669. Letters 1-214 Volume II: 1670-1683. Letters 215-431. Volume III: 1684-1688. Letters 432-724. Volume IV: 1689-1692. Letters 725-981. Volume V: 1693-1694. Letters 982-1079. Literature Cited. Index. [Spines have brick background and gilt text. Shelved under Fiction Review Table].
[Book #9-135-1158842] Dupont
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BIOGEOCHEMICAL METHODS OF PROSPECTING.

New York: Consultants Bureau, 1964. First edition in English. Quarto in cloth; VG+/no DJ; green with gold letters; boards clean and strong; text block in tight print with charts and graphs very clean; pp. 205.
[Book #7-117-1214828] Rockville
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THE LINOTYPE GRANJON OLD FACE

London: Linotype& Machinery Limited, nd. First. Folio, vg-/-, brown pb is worn around edges with tears on spine and corners. Some foxing but pages are bright enough to read. Includes a review from "the Publisher's Weekly."
[Book #13-52-860655] Rockville Non-Retail Listings
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MARCEL DESTOMBES (1905-1983): Selected Contributions to the History of Cartography and Scientific Instruments

Utrecht: HES Publishers, 1987. First edition. Small quarto; xxiv, 568 pp. Hardcover in dust jacket. Illustrated. VG/VG. Some slight soiling and shelfwear to edges and dust jacket. Text in English and French. Shelved in Case #10.
[Book #9-27-1204465] Dupont
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Open-Chain Nitrogen Compounds, Volume 1.

New York, NY. W.A. Benjamin, Onc. 1965. OCTAVO; VG-/NONE; HB; White Cloth Spine w/ Red & Black Text (In Plastic Cover); Shelf Wear w/ Bumping; Text block, Clean; 356pp.; Illus., B&W Text Figures, Math Formulas; Spine, Sunned, Minor Stains, Slight Rubbing---VOLUME 1 ONLY.
[Book #7-117-1200990] Rockville
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PORTABLE AND EMERGENCY ENERGY SOURCES

Sofia, Bulgaria: Prof. Marin Drinov Academic Publishing House, 2006. First Edition. Octavo, 503pp. Hardcover without dust jacket in VG- condition. Bumping and shelf wear to illustrated boards, particularly corners. Small spot of soiling to tail edge of text block. Text is clean. Boards slightly bowed and spine cocked. Binding is sturdy. Shelved in Science section (Chemistry); Spine is blue with white text.
[Book #9-27-1240986] Dupont
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NONLINEAR PROBLEMS IN RANDOM THEORY

New York: The Technology Press of the Massachussetts Institute of Technology, John Wiley and Sons, Inc. 1958. 8vo hardcover with dustjacket. VG+/G. SIGNED by the author (and founder of cybernetics) on the front endpaper. Board side front endpaper has previous owner's name and address inked in. Interior otherwise clean, binding strong, very minor rubbing to spine ends and corners. Rubbing to dj, especially at edges and corners, general edgewear, six less than quarter inch tears at top and bottom edges, chipping at spine, age-toning to dj spine. DJ now in protective plastic sleeve. 131 pp. No ISBN. [Age-toned white text on black spine. In locked cases.].
[Book #9-27-670680] Dupont
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