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Image for Inquiries Concerning the Intellectual Powers and the Investigation of Truth

Inquiries Concerning the Intellectual Powers and the Investigation of Truth

By: Abercrombie, John

Price: £60.00

Publisher: London, John Murray 1840: 1840

Book number: 60400

Condition: Very Good


xv, 473 pp. Contemporary half calf over marbled boards. Raised bands to spine with leather title label. Minor rubbing to boards & edges. Ink owner's name to front pastedown. Internally clean. Binding firm. View more info

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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

ISBN: 0942344138

Condition: Good


xiv, 193 pp., Evidence of reading wear, luminous HIGHLIGHTING to text. 0942344138 View more info

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The Psychology of Punishment

By: Allen, B Arthur et al

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Allman & Son 1943: 1943

Edition: 2nd Edition

Book number: 32907

Condition: Good


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

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R. R. Angerstein's Illustrated Travel Diary, 1753-1755 : Industry in England and Wales from a Swedish Perspective

By: Angerstein, R. R.

Price: £125.00

Publisher: London, Science Musuem 2001: 2001

Book number: 59183

ISBN: 1900747243

Condition: Near Fine


xxii, 378 pp. Laminated boards. No jacket, as issued. Very clean copy. No ownership marks. Numerous in-text illustrations. 9781900747240 View more info

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Lives of British Physicians

By: Anon [Macmichael, William]

Price: £95.00

Publisher: London, John Murray 1830: 1830

Book number: 60065

Condition: Near Fine


viii, 341 pp. Contemporary half morocco over marbled boards. Decorative gilt design & lettering to spine. All edges marbled. Armorial bookplate to front pastedown. Front hinge split. Spotting to plates. Frontis and three additional portraits. A nice copy. View more info

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The Works of Aristotle : The Famous Philosopher

By: Aristotle

Price: £200.00

Publisher: London, Printed for Richardson, Clarke, and Johnson N.d. [c. 1820]: 1820

Book number: 57755

Condition: Very Good


New and improved edition. 274 pp. Contemporary full leather. Lacks any spine lettering. Minor wear to front hinge. A few leaves loose at rear. With seven in-text illustrations. Binding firm. View more info

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The Story of the Heavens

By: Ball, Robert Stawell

Price: £95.00

Publisher: London, Cassell and Company, Limited 1901: 1901

Edition: New and Revised Edition

Book number: 57272

Condition: Very Good


xii, 568 pp. Contemporary full calf. Raised bands to spine with gilt panels and maroon leather title label. Prize binding with gilt school device of Glasgow University to front board & prize bookplate to front pastedown. Marbled edges and endpapers. Minor marks to boards. Internally clean. Numerous illustrations, including some colour. Binding firm. View more info

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The Story of the Heavens

By: Ball, Robert Stawell

Price: £95.00

Publisher: London, Cassell and Company, Limited 1910: 1910

Edition: New and Revised Edition

Book number: 59368

Condition: Near Fine


xii, 568 pp. Contemporary full calf. Raised bands to spine with gilt panels and maroon leather title label. Prize binding with gilt school device to front board & prize bookplate to front pastedown. All edges marbled and marbled endpapers. Slight rubbing to spine. Internally clean. Numerous illustrations, including some colour. Binding firm. View more info

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On the Threshold of the Unseen. An Examination of the Phenomena of Spiritualism and of the Evidence for Survival after Death

By: Barrett, Sir William F.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co., Ltd 1920: 1920

Book number: 59433

Condition: Very Good


PP xx + 336. Publisher's blue cloth with gilt lettering on the spine. Stain and some puckering of the cloth on the rear board and very minor wear to the edges and corners. Internally paper a little darkened otherwise very good copy. View more info

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A History of Inventions, Discoveries, and Origins. Bohn's Standard Library. In two volumes

By: BECKMANN, John and William Johnston (trans)

Price: £40.00

Publisher: London, George Bell and Sons 1877: 1877

Edition: Fourth Edition

Book number: 59132

Condition: Good


In 2 volumes. xxiii, 518; xii, 548 pp. Original blind-stamped publisher's cloth. Split to spine cloth of second volume. Hinges split. Boards clean. Internally clean. Frontis portrait. Adverts at front & rear. 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

ISBN: 0856670529

Condition: Very Good


355 pp, illustrated in colour and b/w. The free endpaper and the half title have been removed. 0856670529 View more info

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Vitamins : A Critical Survey of the Theory of Accessory Food Factors

By: Berg, Ragnar

Price: £45.00

Publisher: London, George Allen & Unwin Ltd. 1923: 1923

Book number: 59004

Condition: Very Good


415 pp. Original cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Cloth clean. Owner's stamp to front endpaper. Scattered foxing. View more info

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In Dora's Case - Freud - Hysteria - Feminism

By: Bernheimer, Charles and Claire Kahane (editors)

Price: £15.00

Publisher: New York, Columbia University Press 1990: 1990

Edition: 2nd Edition

Book number: 58660

ISBN: 023107221X

Condition: Very Good


xiv., 344 pp. 9780231072212 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

Condition: Very Good


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

Condition: Very Good


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: £20.00

Publisher: Sussex, England, Harvester Press 1977: 1977

Book number: 42125

ISBN: 0855274352

Condition: Very Good


537 pp., previous owners name 0855274352 View more info

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The Telephone Book : Bell, Watson, Vail and American Life, 1876-1976

By: Boettinger, H. M.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Croton-on-Hudson, Riverwood Publishers 1977: 1977

Book number: 57615

ISBN: 0914762095

Condition: Very Good


192 pp. Original cloth in dust jacket. Dj clean. Internally clean. No ownership marks. Profusely illustrated in colour and b&w. 0914762095 View more info

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The End of a Revolution : The Last Days of Stationary Steam. Landmark Collector's Library

By: Bowden, Colin

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Ashbourne, Landmark Publishing 2008: 2008

Book number: 59171

ISBN: 1843063522

Condition: Fine


207 pp. Hardback in dust jacket. Review copy with publisher's letter laid in. Very clean copy in unused condition. No ownership marks. Numerous b&w illustrations. 9781843063520 View more info

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Shaw on Vivisection

By: Bowker, G. H., editor and George Bernard Shaw

Price: £40.00

Publisher: London, George Allen & Unwin Ltd. 1949: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 51396

Condition: Very Good


65 pp. Red cloth in dust wrapper. Dw edgeworn. Spotting to edges. Frontis portrait. No ownership names. VG/VG 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

Condition: Very Good


[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 View more info