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AN ATLAS OF ASTRONOMY
Written by Robert Stawell Ball.
Stock no. 2140761
Published by George Philip & Son. 1st 1892. Almost very good condition.

xi pages + 57 pages of introduction + 72 plate pages, 17 page index to rear.. Original blue cloth binding with gilt decoration on boards and spine. Front cover shows signs of the Zodiac. All edges gilt. Spine and edges are browned, with bumping and a little chipping. Wear to cover corners. Joints are a little cracked; front joint is cracked and fragile. All plates present. Some foxing and browning to pages.

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NATURE IN IRELAND: A SCIENTIFIC AND CULTURAL HISTORY
Written by John Wilson Foster; Helena C.G. Chesney.
Stock no. 2140643
Published by The Lilliput Press. 1st IRELAND 1997. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Dark grey boards with silver title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 1874675295. Foxing to outer page edges. Photo pages are a little stuck together in places (From print/shiny surface). Wrapper is edge-creased.

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SEED DEVELOPMENT AND GERMINATION
Written by Jaime Kigel; Gad Galili.
Stock no. 2140442
Published by Marcel Dekker. Circa 1995. Very good condition.

Large format. Glazed boards. 853 pages, including acknowledgements, references and index. ISBN: 0824792297. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Fading to spine. Ex-lib. with minimal markings; one ink stamp to front endpaper. A few marks to outer page edges.

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THE EXTRAORDINARY BIOLOGY OF THE NAKED MOLE-RAT
Written by Rochelle Buffenstein; Thomas J. Park; Melissa M. Holmes.
Stock no. 2140381
Published by Springer. Circa 2021. Nearly fine condition.

Large format. Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology Series. ISBN: 9783030659424. Still in original shrink-wrap - UNOPENED! Couple of corners are lightly bumped.

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TELEVISION SERVICING (4 VOLUMES)
Written by G.N. Patchett.
Stock no. 2140310
Published by Norman Price (publishers) Ltd. Circa 1964. Very good condition.

Card wraps. B/w diagrams. Mostly 2nd editions. Some marks to covers and outer page edges.

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QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS ON RADIO
Written by E. Molloy.
Stock no. 2140308
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1st 1944. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth with gilt titles. Part of the Newnes "Q & A" Manuals. B/w diagrams. Fading and spotting with other marks to covers. Contents are generally very good. Browning and some marks to endpapers and outer page edges.

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FOWLER'S MECHANICS' & MACHINISTS' POCKET BOOK 1922
Written by William H. Fowler.
Stock no. 2140307
Published by The Scientific Publishing Co.. 1922. Good condition.

Stiff card covers. 14th annual edition. B/w diagrams. A synopsis of practical rules for fitters, turners, millwrights, erectors, pattern makers, foundrymen, draughtsmen, apprentices, students, etc. etc Scuffing and marks to covers. Splitting to spine; chipping. Binding is starting to become weak. Page edge browning.

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A C MOTORS AND CONTROL GEAR
Written by A.J. Coker; E. Molloy.
Stock no. 2140305
Published by George Newnes Limited. 1942. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A practical work for installation engineers, contractors, plant engineers and works electricians. Green cloth with gilt titles. B/w illustrations. Bumping and wear along cover edges and to corners. Foxing and browning to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is creased with tears and chips; some marks; ink stain to front panel.

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PRACTICAL HOME MOVIES
No author listed.
Stock no. 2140301
Published by The Bazaar, Exchange & Mart. Circa 1935. Good condition.

Card wraps. By The Cineman. With a chapter on Home Talkies. Looks at Cost, choosing equipment, processing and editing and more. B/w photos. Chipping and loss to backstrip of spine; some of title missing. Marks and foxing to covers. Content are still generally very good.

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WIRELESS SERVICING MANUAL
Written by W.T. Cocking.
Stock no. 2140300
Published by Iliffe & Sons Limited. Circa 1944. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Sixth edition, revised and enlarged. Red cloth with gilt title to spine and blind title to front cover. B/w illustrations and diagrams. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is creased with tears and chips; some loss.

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DIE CACTACEAE: HANDBUCH DER KAKTEENKUNDE (6 VOLUMES)
Written by Curt Backeberg.
Stock no. 1823917
Published by Gustav Fischer Verlag. 1st thus 1982. Nearly fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

The Cacti: Handbook of Cactus Science. Text in German. Reprint of the 1958-1960 editions. Green cloth boards, orange titles. B/w photos and one or two in colour. Text in German. Volume I: 1st thus 1982; Volume II & III: 1st thus 1983; Volume IV & V: 1st thus 1984; Volume VI: 1st thus 1985. One or two minor marks to contents. Orange dustwrappers lovely and clean. All volumes contained in their own separate card slipcases.

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QUICK GUIDEBOOK TO CANINE AND FELINE OPHTHALMOLOGY
Written by Javier Esteban Martin.
Stock no. 1323097
Published by Servet. 2nd 2019. Fine condition.

Second edition. To provide both the veterinary surgeon and the student with a quick guide that will allow them to easily recognise the ophthalmological conditions most commonly seen in daily practice. Glazed boards. ISBN: 9788417640873. Still in original shrinkwrap (the wrap has split open at top edge and a little at base.

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