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Erotica: Anthology of Women's Writings

By: N/A

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, Pandora Press: 1991

Seller ID: H557

ISBN: 0044408420

Condition: Fine

362pp. A clean fresh copy View more info

RECREATIONS IN SCIENCE or, a Complete Series of Rational Amusement Illustrated By Various Engravings

By: N/A

Price: £145.00

Publisher: London, Effingham Wilson, 88 Royal Exchange: 1830

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: TH326

Condition: V.g.

xvii, long extending folding plate, 234pp. Original green silk cloth binding. Engraved title-page. A nice copy. Lacking the rear blank free end-paper. No inscriptions or marks. A scarce item. 16cms. VERY NICE EXAMPLE WITH THE FOLDING PLATE COMPLETE AND NO TEARS OR MARKS. 66CMS IN LENGHTH!!!. 33 illus. figs, of Scientific apparatus and diagrams. 5 copies on COPAC. PLEASE EMAIL FOR PHOTOS View more info


By: Abraham, Herbert,

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Crosby, Lockwood and Son, London, 1929,: 1929

Edition: 3rd edition

Seller ID: B825

Condition: V.g.

rewritten, xviii, 891pp., index, 253 illustrations, 60 tables, original blue cloth, gilt lettering, fine condition except ex-libris marks/ stamps. The occurrence, modes of the production, uses in the arts and methods of testing. View more info


By: Anon.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Reeves and Turner.: 1869

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BB590

Condition: V.G`

vii, 376pp. A monthly record of Anecdotes,Theories, and Facts relating to Natural Science, together with notices of new books, reports of the meetings of learned societies, original correspodence, etc. Foxing to end papers. Spine a little crumpled and corners bumped otherwise a nice copy with no fading View more info

HALF-HOURS IN MANY LANDS The Half Hour Library ofTravel, Nature and Science

By: Anon.

Price: £38.00

Publisher: London, Wm. Isbister: 1881

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: Pa307

Condition: Fine

373pp. Decorative gilt dec. block with black borders and decoration. Rear board has arms of North London Collegiate School. Front free-end paper pasted to the inside board but complete.18x13cms. A children geography book with all corners of the globe described and illus. throughout with engravings.p101-142 has an excellent account of whaling and the whalers. View more info


By: Anon.,

Price: £15.00

Publisher: New York, The Press Scrap Book: 1910

Seller ID: B917

Condition: Fine

143pp, frontis.portrait of Acheson, octavo, orig. boards, gilt, fine condition. Printed on laid wove paper. The first in a series of educational , biographical sketches of eminent inventors, this is a biography of Edward G. Acheson. View more info


By: Anon.,

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Society of Promoting Christian Knowledge: 1855

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: B814

Condition: V.g.

128pp, vignettes, 12mo, orig. blind stamped cloth, gilt, stain on spine has affected inside edge of pages. Text clean. An interesting science book for children. View more info


By: Arthur, Max

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton: 1997

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: P143

ISBN: 0340684690

Condition: Fine

xvi, 416. Sixteen pages of b&w photographs. Index. Foreword by Admiral of the Fleet, Lord Lewin of Greenwich. A lovely unmarked copy View more info

GREAT FACTS A Popular History and Description of the Most Remarkable Inventions During the Prese

By: Bakewell, Frederick C.

Price: £60.00

Publisher: New York, D. Appleton and Company: 1860

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: P140

Condition: Fine

307,[iv]pp. Frontis plate of the "Great Eastern". A popular science book of the mid-nineteenth century with chapters of the latest inventions including chapters on Steam Navigation, The Air Engine, Photography, Gas Lighting, The Stereoscope, The Magic Disc,Electro Magnetic Clocks etc. etc. Original patterned cloth with attractive blind-stamped bordersand gilt decorated spine. A love unworn copy. No marks or wear. View more info


By: Black, George,

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Ward, Lock & Co., Ltd,: 1930

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: B714

Condition: V.g.

ND c1930, 512pp., octavo, original olive cloth, black lettering, fine, edges a little foxed. A typical example of a between the wars home medicine book. View more info

ONCE A WEEK. An Illustrated Miscellany of Literature, Art, Science, & Popular Information

By: Bradbury & Evans

Price: £275.00

Publisher: London, Bradbury & Evans: 1859

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: G301

Condition: Fine

The first four volumes of Bradbury and Evans rival to Dickens 'All the Year Round'. Volume 1 July to December 1959, 544pp; Volume 2 December to June 1860 622pp; Volume 3 July to December 1860 724pp; Volume 4 December 1860 to June 1861.ILLUSTRATED THROUGHOUT WITH WOOD ENGRAVINGS. All fine in original blue fine bead grained cloth blocked in gilt on front boards and spines with embossed blind -stained pattern to boards. A scarce original binding of the first four volumes. A fine set with no wear or fading to the bindings. Some inner hinges a little cracked. Volume three has the first four leaves... View more info

Recent Archaeological Excavations in Europe

By: Bruce-Mitford, Rupert [ed]

Price: £22.00

Publisher: London and Boston, Routledge & Kegan Paul: 1975

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: G235

ISBN: 071007963x

Condition: Fine

335pp, tipped in map. A lovely copy View more info

Recent Archaeological Excavations in Britain

By: Bruce-Mitford, Rupert [ed]

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London and Boston, Routledge & Kegan Paul: 1957

Edition: 2nd impression

Seller ID: Z130

Condition: Fine

xxiv, 310pp, 52 plates, 81 text figs. A lovely copy.Top edge of the pictorial d.j. frayed. Protected in a clear mylar cover. View more info

THE TISSUES OF THE BODY An introduction to the study of Anatomy,

By: Clark, W.E. Le Gros,

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Oxford, Oxford at the Clarendon Press: 1958

Edition: 4th edition

Seller ID: C605

Condition: V.g.

xii,415pp, 127 figures, octavo, blue cloth, gilt, binding damp marked otherwise v.g. Some pencil annotations. View more info

Two Forgers, The: Biography of Harry Buxton Forman and Thomas James Wise

By: Collins, John

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Aldershot, Hants., United Kingdom, Scolar Press: 1992

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: H403

ISBN: 0859677540

Condition: mint

xiv+317p. 67 illustrations View more info


By: Collins, Wilkie

Price: £110.00

Publisher: Leipzig, Bernhard Tauchnitz: 1876

Edition: Copyright edition

Seller ID: W258

Condition: Fine

[1883] 318pp. Half-title [22 titles by the author on the reverse - Heart and Science 1883 at the bottom] but no adverts at the rear. Volume 1590 in Tauchnitz Collection of British Authors. Orig. half calf green binding with marbled boards and end-papers. All edges marbled. End-apers foxedA fine copy bound by Bickers and Son. Neat hotel stamp on the title-page. Gilt dec. spine. Fine morocco label. View more info

LECTURES ON POPULAR EDUCATION ; delivered to the Edinburgh Association for Procuring Instruction in Useful and Entertaining Science..... [With a summary of the proceedings of the Association from its institution in 1832 to 1st December 1833.]

By: Combe, George

Price: £230.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, John Anderson, Jnr., 55 North Bridge Street: 1833

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: Pa724

Condition: Fine

80pp. Printed title-page. Dis-bound copy from a nonce volume. Combe's book 'The Constitution of Man' was one of the nineteenth century's most best selling books. [George Combe 1788-1858]. RARE ITEM Only one copy Copac [BL] View more info

Royal Veterinary College, London: A Bicentenary History

By: Cotchin, Ernest

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Barracuda Books Ltd: 1990

Edition: limited edition

Seller ID: J680

ISBN: 0860234762

Condition: Fine

Number 110 of a limited edition print run. As new View more info

THE SCIENCE OF SOCIETY: An Introduction to Sociology

By: Cotgrove, Stephen

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, George Allen and Unwin Ltd: 1968

Edition: 4th impression

Seller ID: V113

Condition: Fine

310pp. Minerva Series No 19 View more info

Proceedings of the Royal Institution of Great Britain vol 69

By: Day, Peter (editor)

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Oxford, Oxford University Press: 1998

Seller ID: H484

ISBN: 019850084X

Condition: Fine

335pp, illustarted. A lovely copy View more info