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THE MAGAZINE OF SCIENCE AND SCHOOL OF ARTS VOLUME I
No author listed.
Stock no. 2125964
Published by W. Brittain. 3rd 1842. Fair condition.

Intended to illustrate the most useful, novel and interesting parts of Natural History and Experimental Philosophy, Artificial Processes, Ornamental Manufactures, and the Arts of Life. Third edition. Illustrated with over 200 engravings. Parts of leather spine are MISSING. Covers are heavily worn and scuffed. Foxing and grubby marks internally. A reading copy.

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PROBLEMS IN MACHINE DESIGN
Written by Charles H. Innes.
Stock no. 2125958
Published by The Technical Publishing Co. Ltd.. Circa 1894. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth with gilt titles and blind decorations. B/w diagrams. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. A few marks and scuffs to covers. Browning to endpapers and outer page edges.

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THROWING FIRE PROJECTILE TECHNOLOGY THROUGH HISTORY
Written by Alfred W. Crosby.
Stock no. 2125837
Published by Cambridge University Press; Press Syndicate Of The University Of Cambridge. 1st 2002. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Historian Crosby looks at hard, accurate throwing and the manipulation of fire as unique human capabilities. ISBN: 0521791588. Wrapper is edge-creased.

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THE DOUBLE HELIX
Written by James D. Watson.
Stock no. 2125768
Published by Folio Society. 2010. Fine condition.

A Personal Account of the Discovery of the Structure of DNA. Black cloth spine with gilt green title, black paper boards with green pattern. Black endpapers. B/w photos and diagrams. Slip case is very good; bumping to a couple of corners; a few scuff marks.

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COLOUR TRAVELS THROUGH THE PAINTBOX
Written by Victoria Finlay.
Stock no. 2125767
Published by Folio Society. 2009. Fine condition.

How humans have attempted to reproduce nature's colours. Vivid colours of the rainbow covers. Colour illustrations. 424 pages. Contained in a better than very good slip case that has just a few light marks.

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EASY & NOT-SO-EASY PIECES
Written by Richard Feynman.
Stock no. 2125763
Published by Folio Society. 2008. Fine condition.

Red cloth boards with gilt & white decorations, gilt title to spine. Gold endpapers. Colour & b/w illustrations. Slip case in very good condition; a few indentation marks.

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THERE IS LIFE ON MARS
Written by Earl Nelson.
Stock no. 2125572
Published by Werner Laurie. 1st 1955. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Green cloth with gilt title to spine. B/w photos. Some browning to edges of covers. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with edge-creasing and a few nicks; browned.

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ABC ROCKETS AND SPACE TRAVEL
Written by Maurice F. Allward; John W.R. Taylor.
Stock no. 1816143
Published by Ian Allan. Circa 1956. Slightly better than very good condition.

Small format. Pictorial cardwraps. Stapled binding. B/w photos and drawings. 64 pages. Light rubbing to spine. Rear cover browned and has a store rubber ink stamp to top edge. Contents clean.

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MICHAEL FARADAY: SANDEMANIAN AND SCIENTIST
Written by Geoffrey Cantor.
Stock no. 1317370
Published by Macmillan Academic And Professional Ltd. 1st 1991. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A study of science and religion in the nineteenth century. Black boards, gilt title to spine. 359 pages. Some b/w photos/diagrams. ISBN: 0333550773. Slight bumping to spine. Name and date in ink to front free-endpaper. Dustwrapper is just a little rubbed at edges with a tiny nick to top front corner.

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INTRODUCTION TO ALGEBRAIC GEOMETRY
Written by W. Gordon Welchman.
Stock no. 1610350
Published by Cambridge University Press. 1st 1950. Very good condition.

Blue cloth; gilt title to spine. Base of spine bumped. Slight mottling to boards; spine slightly faded. Top edges dusty and foxed. Contents clean and bright.

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WESTERN MEDITERRANEAN
Written by Ramon Margalef; et al.
Stock no. 2124791
Published by Pergamon Press. 1st 1985. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Key Environments Series. B/w diagrams and photos. ISBN: 0080288707. A few marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few small nicks at corners; faded to spine.

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EXPLORERS OF THE SOUTHERN SKY A HISTORY OF AUSTRALIAN ASTRONOMY
Written by Raymond Haynes; Roslynn Haynes; David Malin; Richard McGee.
Stock no. 2124723
Published by Cambridge University Press. 1st 1996. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Black boards, yellow title to spine. B/w photos. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0521365759. Tape glue outline marks to endpapers, else contents are fine. Wrapper is edge-creased with orange spot sticker to base of spine.

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