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FERMAT'S LAST THEOREM
Written by Simon Singh.
Stock no. 2128220
Published by Folio Society. 2011. Fine condition.

The Story of a Riddle that Confounded the World's Greatest Minds for 358 Years. Blue cloth spine with silver title. Some plates and diagrams. Contained in a nearly fine slip-case.

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FAMOUS PROBLEMS OF MATHEMATICS
Written by Heinrich Tietze.
Stock no. 2128103
Published by Graylock Press. 1966. Very good condition.

Solved and Unsolved Mathematical Problems From Antiquity to Modern Times. American edition. Bumping to spine and a couple of corners.

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THE 20-CM SCHMIDT-CASSEGRAIN TELESCOPE
Written by Peter L. Manly.
Stock no. 2128102
Published by Press Syndicate Of The University Of Cambridge. 1st thus 1999. Slightly better than very good condition.

A practical observing guide. Card wraps. B/w illustrations. B/w photos. ISBN: 0521644410. Some light rubbing to cover edges.

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INVENTIONS OF THE MIDDLE AGES
Written by Chiara Frugoni.
Stock no. 2128028
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2007. Fine condition.

Black cloth spine with gilt title. Vivid pictorial boards illustrating some of the inventions. From table forks to buttons and underwear! Colour illustrations. 186 pages includes index. Contained in red slipcase which has a couple of faint marks to front panel.

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NUMERICAL ANALYSIS
Written by Douglas R. Hartree.
Stock no. 1816756
Published by Oxford at the Clarendon Press. 1st 1952. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

This book is based on a course of lectures on Numerical Analysis, defined as 'the science and art of numerical calculation', given by the author at the University of Cambridge for several years. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. xiv and 287 pages including index. Light browning to text block. One or two grubby margin marks to contents. Grey dustwrapper is browned and edge-worn.

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CALCULUS WITH ANALYTIC GEOMETRY
Written by Earl W. Swokowski.
Stock no. 1317560
Published by Pws-Kent. 1988. Nearly fine condition.

Fourth Edition. Grey and red boards. xii and 850 pages plus appendices. ISBN: 0871500078. Top of spine slightly bumped. Small nick to lower edge of rear cover. Contents fine.

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COMMUNITY STRUCTURE AND THE NICHE
Written by Paul S. Giller.
Stock no. 2127989
Published by Chapman & Hall. 1st 1984. Slightly better than very good condition.

Card wraps. B/w graphs and illustrations. ISBN: 0412251108. Spine is faded. Couple of corners are a little creased. Bookplate to inside front cover. From the personal library of Bryan L. Sage, distinguished naturalist and author.

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ADELARD OF BATH, CONVERSATIONS WITH HIS NEPHEW
Written by Charles Burnett.
Stock no. 1816595
Published by Cambridge University Press. 1st 1998. Nearly fine condition.

On the Same and the Different, Questions on Natural Science and On Birds. This book consists of editions and translations of the three known texts in which Adelard of Bath addresses his 'nephew': an exhortation to the study of the liberal arts which constitute 'philosophy, a dialogue on the nature of things in which rational causes are sought, and a discussion concerning the upbringing and medication of hawks. Edited and translated by Burnett. ISBN: 0521394716. Text block a little browned and foxed.

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LIFE
Written by Arthur E. Shipley.
Stock no. 1816524
Published by Cambridge University Press. 2nd 1925. Slightly better than very good condition.

Second Edition. A Book for Elementary Students. Red cloth boards, gilt titles. B/w illustrations. 204 pages including index. Remains of dustwrapper neatly taped in to rear endpapers. A nice, bright copy.

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AVIAN GENETICS A POPULATION AND ECOLOGICAL APPROACH
Written by F. Cooke; P.A. Buckley; John Maynard Smith.
Stock no. 2127758
Published by Academic Press. 1ST THUS 1989. Very good condition.

Card wraps. ISBN: 0121875717. Spine and cover edges are browned. Bookplate to inside front cover. From the personal library of Bryan L. Sage, distinguished naturalist and author.

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THE GENE AN INTIMATE HISTORY
Written by Siddhartha Mukherjee.
Stock no. 2127713
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st 2016. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w and colour photos. ISBN: 9781847922632. Light foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few small marks.

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ALTERNATIVE NUCLEAR FUTURES
Written by John Baylis; Robert O'Neill; Lee Butler; Lawrence Freedman; et al.
Stock no. 2127712
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 2000. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Role of Nuclear Weapons in the Post-Cold War World. Edited by Baylis and O'Neill with several contributors. ISBN: 019829624X. Light foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with some small nicks to corners.

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