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Image for The Evolutionary Mind: Trialogues at the Edge of the Unthinkable

The Evolutionary Mind: Trialogues at the Edge of the Unthinkable

By: Abraham, Ralph, Rupert Sheldrake, Terence McKenna

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Santa Cruz, California, U.S.A., Trialogue Press 1998: 1998

Book number: 46450


xiv, 193 pp., Evidence of reading wear, luminous HIGHLIGHTING to text. View more info

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The Psychology of Punishment

By: Allen, B Arthur et al

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, Allman & Son 1943: 1943

Edition: 2nd Edition

Book number: 32907


148 pp., cover a bit chipped and discoloured, contents entirely clean and bright. View more info

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Men of Mathematics

By: Bell, E. T.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: New York, Simon and Schuster 1937: 1937

Edition: Second Printing

Book number: 56304


xxi, 592 pp. Publisher's maroon cloth with gilt-lettered black title label to spine. Lean to spine and boards slightly marked. No ownership names. Illustrations. View more info

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Antique Medical Instruments

By: Bennion, Elisabeth

Price: £50.00

Publisher: London, Sotheby Parke Bernet 1980: 1980

Edition: Reprint

Book number: 50076


355 pp, illustrated in colour and b/w. The free endpaper and the half title have been removed. View more info

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Eyesight and How to Care for it

By: Black, George (eds)

Price: £60.00

Publisher: London, J. Raphael & Co circa 1880: 1880

Book number: 35987


viii, 139 pp, [20 pp. unpaginated publisher's catalogue for Ward Lock and Bowden]. Adverts to endpapers. Edges slightly foxed, very slight wear to cover, circa 1880. Although this bears the imprint of Raphael, it appears in The 'Long Life' Series, which was later Ward Lock. They probably hoovered up the rights, which they were wont to do. View more info

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Algebraical Problems, Producing Simple and Quadratic Equations, With Their Solutions...

By: Bland, Miles

Price: £65.00

Publisher: Cambridge, J. Smith, Printer to the University 1828: 1828

Edition: 5th Edition

Book number: 48957


383, i, pp. Half calf over marbled boards. Spine gilt with raised bands. Leather title label to spine. Boards rubbed and edgeworn. Slight foxing to endpapers. Armorial bookplate to front pastedown. Algebraic equations throughout. View more info

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Artificial Intelligence and Natural Man

By: Boden, Margaret

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Sussex, England, Harvester Press 1977: 1977

Book number: 42125


537 pp., previous owners name View more info

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The Story Of Our Planet

By: Bonney, T. G.

Price: £60.00

Publisher: London, Cassell & Company Limited 1902: 1902

Edition: Reprint

Book number: 45652


xv, 592 pp. Full calf. Prize binding from Wei-Hai-Wei School in Eastern China. Spine gilt with five raised bands. Red leather title label. All edges marbled with marbled endpapers. Prize binding label to front paste-down. Illustrations. Damage to frontispiece from badly torn tissue guard. View more info

Image for Introductio ad historiam qualitatum particularium. Cui subnectuntur tractatus. De cosmicis rerum qualitatibus. De cosmicis suspicionibus. De temperie subterranearum regionum. De temperie submarinarum regionum. De fundo Maris

Introductio ad historiam qualitatum particularium. Cui subnectuntur tractatus. De cosmicis rerum qualitatibus. De cosmicis suspicionibus. De temperie subterranearum regionum. De temperie submarinarum regionum. De fundo Maris

By: Boyle, Robert

Price: £500.00

Publisher: Genevae, Samvelem De Tournes 1680: 1680

Book number: 42695


[paginated variously] [introduction of the history of particular qualities of the cosmical qualities of things. Of the cosmical suppositions. Of the temperature of the submarine regions. Of the temperature of the subterraneall regions. Of the bottom of the sea. Copac BL, Birmingham, Aberdeen, Oxford (2) Leeds, Cambridge, Bristol. Bound in a recent brown half calf with decorative boards. Boards worn at edges and along hinges, Light foxing, and minor tanning to the text bl... View more info

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The Limits of Influence : Psychokinesis and the Philosophy of Science

By: Braude, Stephen E.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Routledge & Kegan Paul 1986: 1986

Book number: 44069


xiv, 311 pp. Hardback in dw. Dw slightly chipped. Internally clean and unmarked. View more info

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Aluminium and Its Alloys: Their Production, Properties and Applications

By: Budgen, N. F.

Price: £40.00

Publisher: London, Sir Isaac Pitman and Sons, Ltd. 1933: 1933

Book number: 50470


xx, 278, (2), 22, (2) pp. Publisher's green cloth with gilt lettering. Boards slightly marked and slight wear to head of spine. Ink name to front pastedown. With 150 figures. Publisher's list at rear. VG View more info

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The Anesthesiologist and the Surgeon. Partners in the Operating Room

By: Bunker, John P.

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown and Company 1972: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 50227


xix, 158 pp. Bound in dark blue half morocco over blue cloth boards. Gilt decoration and lettering to spine. Top edge gilt. Patterned endpapers. Some fading and mottling to spine. The author's own copy from his collection. VG View more info

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Radar Observer's Handbook

By: Burger, W.

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Glasgow, Brown, Son & Ferguson Ltd 1961: 1961

Edition: Second Edition

Book number: 41198


vii, 221 pp., illustrated with some in text b/w drawings. TEG. Very attractive black Sangorski and Sutcliffe half calf binding with gilt panels on spine and gilt emblem embossed on front board. Some faint watermarks to binding, and minor rubbing to edges. Spine just a little faded. Contents very good and clean. View more info

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Rhyme? and Reason?

By: Carroll, Lewis

Price: £250.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan & Co, 1883: 1883

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 34985


xii., 216 pp. Bound in a recent half green morocco with marbled boards. 65 illustrations by Arthur Frost and 9 by Henry Holiday. Collects together some previously published works like The Hunting of the Snark & Phantasmagoria, but also contains the first printing of Echoes, A Game of Fives, the last three of Four Riddles and Fame's Penny-Trumpet. View more info

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Waves of Sand and Snow and the Eddies Which Make Them

By: Cornish, Vaughan

Price: £48.00

Publisher: London, T. Fisher Unwin 1914: 1914

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 35686


383 pp, b/w illustrations some foxing to pages presented with "the authors kind regards" . A facsinating book on waves in air water and earth View more info

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Geography for Beginners

By: Cornwell, James

Price: £40.00

Publisher: London, Simpkin Marshall & Co. no date, circa 1855: 1855

Edition: Ninth Edition

Book number: 48564


96 pp. Original blue publisher's pebble grained cloth with printed label to front board. Wood-engraved map of London. 16.5 cm tall View more info

Image for Tables des Principales Positions Geonomiques du Globe, Recueillies et Mises en Ordre d'Apres les Autorites les plus Modernes...

Tables des Principales Positions Geonomiques du Globe, Recueillies et Mises en Ordre d'Apres les Autorites les plus Modernes...

By: Coulier, Ph. J.

Price: £65.00

Publisher: Paris, Hector Bossange 1828: 1828

Book number: 51463


Two volumes in one. xvi, 312; 182 pp. Marbled-paper covered boards with blue gilt-lettered title label to spine. Edges yellow. Wear to spine ends and extremities. Boards rubbed. Ink annotations to rear fep. Binding firm. Extended lists of place names with geographic coordinates. Text in French. Good condition. View more info

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Francis Bacon: The First Statesman of Science.

By: Crowther, J. G.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Cresset Press 1960: 1960

Book number: 42121


xv, 362 pp. Red cloth with gilt title to spine. In dw slightly chipped at head of spine. Frontis portrait, other illustrations. Clean and unmarked copy. View more info

Image for The Complete Herbal; to Which is Now Added  Upwards of One Hundred Additional Herbs with a Display of Their Medicinal and Occult Qualities Physically Applied to the Cure of All Disorders Incident to Mankind: etc.....

The Complete Herbal; to Which is Now Added Upwards of One Hundred Additional Herbs with a Display of Their Medicinal and Occult Qualities Physically Applied to the Cure of All Disorders Incident to Mankind: etc.....

By: Culpeper, Nicholas

Price: £250.00

Publisher: London, Thomas Kelly 1850: 1850

Book number: 48042


vi, 398, [iv] pp., illustrated 20 lovely hand coloured and an engraved frontis. Bound in a black full morocco. Minor sporadic foxing, a few pencil annotations, minor wear to binding, particularly to the edges. Ownership sig and dedication scribbled out on ffep. View more info

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Philosophical Concepts in Physics : The Historical Relation Between Philosophy and Scientific Theories

By: Cushing, James T.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridge University Press 2003: 2003

Edition: Reprint

Book number: 56298


xix, 424 pp. Paperback. Clean copy. Minimal wear. No ownership marks. Illustrations. View more info