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The Evolutionary Mind: Trialogues at the Edge of the Unthinkable, Abraham, Ralph, Rupert Sheldrake, Terence McKenna
1 Abraham, Ralph, Rupert Sheldrake, Terence McKenna The Evolutionary Mind: Trialogues at the Edge of the Unthinkable
Santa Cruz, California, U.S.A. Trialogue Press 1998 1998 0942344138 / 9780942344134 Paperback Good 8vo. 
xiv, 193 pp., Evidence of reading wear, luminous HIGHLIGHTING to text. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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The Psychology of Punishment, Allen, B Arthur et al
2 Allen, B Arthur et al The Psychology of Punishment
London Allman & Son 1943 1943 2nd Edition Hardback Good 
148 pp., cover a bit chipped and discoloured, contents entirely clean and bright. 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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Antique Medical Instruments, Bennion, Elisabeth
3 Bennion, Elisabeth Antique Medical Instruments
London Sotheby Parke Bernet 1980 1980 0856670529 / 9780856670527 Reprint Hard Cover Very Good 4to. 
355 pp, illustrated in colour and b/w. The free endpaper and the half title have been removed. 
Price: 50.00 GBP
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Eyesight and How to Care for it, Black, George (eds)
4 Black, George (eds) Eyesight and How to Care for it
London J. Raphael & Co circa 1880 1880 Decorative Cloth Very Good 12mo. 
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. 
Price: 60.00 GBP
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Algebraical Problems, Producing Simple and Quadratic Equations, With Their Solutions..., Bland, Miles
5 Bland, Miles Algebraical Problems, Producing Simple and Quadratic Equations, With Their Solutions...
Cambridge J. Smith, Printer to the University 1828 1828 5th Edition Half Calf Very Good 8vo. 
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. 
Price: 65.00 GBP
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Artificial Intelligence and Natural Man, Boden, Margaret
6 Boden, Margaret Artificial Intelligence and Natural Man
Sussex, England Harvester Press 1977 1977 0855274352 / 9780855274351 Cloth Very Good 8vo. 
537 pp., previous owners name 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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The Story Of Our Planet, Bonney, T. G.
7 Bonney, T. G. The Story Of Our Planet
London Cassell & Company Limited 1902 1902 Reprint Full Calf Very Good Large 8vo. Prize Binding 
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. 
Price: 60.00 GBP
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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, Boyle, Robert
8 Boyle, Robert 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
Genevae Samvelem De Tournes 1680 1680 Half Calf Very Good 8vo. 
[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 block throughout, one or two pencil annotations not affecting text. Scarce item. LATIN TEXT 
Price: 500.00 GBP
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The Limits of Influence : Psychokinesis and the Philosophy of Science, Braude, Stephen E.
9 Braude, Stephen E. The Limits of Influence : Psychokinesis and the Philosophy of Science
London Routledge & Kegan Paul 1986 1986 0710205562 / 9780710205568 Hardback Very Good 8vo. 
xiv, 311 pp. Hardback in dw. Dw slightly chipped. Internally clean and unmarked. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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Aluminium and Its Alloys: Their Production, Properties and Applications, Budgen, N. F.
10 Budgen, N. F. Aluminium and Its Alloys: Their Production, Properties and Applications
London Sir Isaac Pitman and Sons, Ltd. 1933 1933 Cloth Very Good 8vo. 
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 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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The Anesthesiologist and the Surgeon. Partners in the Operating Room, Bunker, John P.
11 Bunker, John P. The Anesthesiologist and the Surgeon. Partners in the Operating Room
Boston Little, Brown and Company 1972 1972 031611480 First Edition Half Morocco Very Good 8vo. 
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 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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Radar Observer's Handbook, Burger, W.
12 Burger, W. Radar Observer's Handbook
Glasgow Brown, Son & Ferguson Ltd 1961 1961 Second Edition Half Calf Very Good 8vo. 
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. 
Price: 50.00 GBP
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Rhyme? and Reason?, Carroll, Lewis
13 Carroll, Lewis Rhyme? and Reason?
London Macmillan & Co, 1883 1883 First Edition Half Morocco Very Good Small 8vo. Holiday, Henry ; Arthur B. Frost 
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. 
Price: 250.00 GBP
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The Illness and Death of Napoleon Bonaparte. A Medical Criticism, Chaplin, Arnold
14 Chaplin, Arnold The Illness and Death of Napoleon Bonaparte. A Medical Criticism
London Hirschfeld Brothers, Limited 1913 1913 First Edition Cloth Very Good 8vo. Presentation Copy 
112 pp. Plum cloth with gilt lettering. Spine slightly faded. Presentation copy from the author with his inscription to ffep. With 3 illustrations. Very clean copy. Uncommon. VG 
Price: 95.00 GBP
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Waves of Sand and Snow and the Eddies Which Make Them, Cornish, Vaughan
15 Cornish, Vaughan Waves of Sand and Snow and the Eddies Which Make Them
London T. Fisher Unwin 1914 1914 First Edition Gilt Lettered Cloth Very Good 8vo. 
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 
Price: 48.00 GBP
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Geography for Beginners, Cornwell, James
16 Cornwell, James Geography for Beginners
London Simpkin Marshall & Co. no date, circa 1855 1855 Ninth Edition Publisher's Cloth Very Good 8vo. 
96 pp. Original blue publisher's pebble grained cloth with printed label to front board. Wood-engraved map of London. 16.5 cm tall 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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Tables des Principales Positions Geonomiques du Globe, Recueillies et Mises en Ordre d'Apres les Autorites les plus Modernes..., Coulier, Ph. J.
17 Coulier, Ph. J. Tables des Principales Positions Geonomiques du Globe, Recueillies et Mises en Ordre d'Apres les Autorites les plus Modernes...
Paris Hector Bossange 1828 1828 Boards Good 8vo. 
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. 
Price: 65.00 GBP
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Hazards of Light: Myths & Realities: Eye and Skin: Proceedings of the First International Symposium of the Northern Eye Institute, University of Manchester, July 1985, Cronly-Dillon, J. and E. S. Rosen and J. Marshall, editors
18 Cronly-Dillon, J. and E. S. Rosen and J. Marshall, editors Hazards of Light: Myths & Realities: Eye and Skin: Proceedings of the First International Symposium of the Northern Eye Institute, University of Manchester, July 1985
Oxford Pergamon Press 1986 1986 0080320147 / 9780080320144 Laminated Boards Very Good 8vo. 
xix, 374 pp. Laminated boards. Boards slightly rubbed. One corner bumped. In-text figures and tables. VG 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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Francis Bacon: The First Statesman of Science., Crowther, J. G.
19 Crowther, J. G. Francis Bacon: The First Statesman of Science.
London Cresset Press 1960 1960 Hard Cover Very Good 8vo. 
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. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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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....., Culpeper, Nicholas
20 Culpeper, Nicholas 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.....
London Thomas Kelly 1850 1850 Full Morocco Good 4to. 
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. 
Price: 250.00 GBP
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