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THE WEATHER
Written by Francis Wilson. Illustrated by Philip Jacobs.
Stock no. 1316914
Published by Macdonald & Co. (Publishers) Ltd.; Purnell. 1st 1987. Slightly better than very good condition.

BBC Weatherman Francis Wilson explains the mysteries of the world's weather and reveals the secrets of forecasting in this colourful action pop-up book. Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. A unique 3-d pop-up book. Paper Engineering by Paul Wilgress. ISBN: 0361075162. Slight bumping and rubbing to spine and corners. Slight fading to spine. Contents fine.

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RUDE STAR FINDER AND IDENTIFIER (WITH HYDROGRAPHIC OFFICE MODIFICATIONS)
No author listed.
Stock no. 1814774
Published by The Hydrographic Office. 1st 1942. Good condition.

H.O. No. 2102-C. Designed especially for the use of aircraft. 7 clear templates to be centered on the Star Base. Contained in a circular black stiff card case with title to front. Cover is dusty and faded, frayed to lower edge. All pieces present. Clear templates a little scuffed but clean.

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PRACTICAL CLOCK REPAIRING
Written by Donald De Carle. Illustrated by E.A. Ayres.
Stock no. 1814745
Published by N.A.G. Press Ltd.. 2nd 1982. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Second Edition. Blue cloth, gilt title. B/w illustrations. x and 244 pages. ISBN: 0719800005. 10th Reprint. Text block a little grubby. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is lightly faded to spine.

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A TO Z GIS: AN ILLUSTRATED DICTIONARY OF GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION SYSTEMS
Written by Tasha Wade; Shelly Sommer.
Stock no. 1814744
Published by Esri Press. Circa 2011. Nearly fine condition.

Second Edition. An indispensable guide and companion for anyone involved in the expanding field of geographic information systems technology. Pictorial cardwraps. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 9781589481404. 4th printing of the Second Edition.

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PALAEOPATHOLOGY: DISEASES AND INJURIES OF PREHISTORIC MAN
Written by Paul A. Janssens.
Stock no. 1814735
Published by John Baker. 1st 1970. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Palaeopathology is the study of the diseases and malformations of the past, and in particular of those times for which their exists no literary sources. Purple boards, silver title to spine. B/w plates. 170 pages including index. ISBN: 0212998447. Blue dustwrapper is scuffed.

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A STAR ATLAS AND REFERENCE HANDBOOK
Written by Arthur P. Norton; J. Gall Inglis.
Stock no. 2123805
Published by Gall & Inglis. 10th 1946. Very good condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Large format. Blue cloth, gilt titles. Star charts. 8000 stars, clusters, nebulae, lists of 500 interesting objects. 10th edition. Spotting to covers. Wrapper is unevenly browned with foxing; edge-tears and chips with some loss.

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FAMILIAR GEOGRAPHY
Written by Abbe Gaultier.
Stock no. 2123736
Published by Griffith and Farran. 15th 1859. Good condition.

Small format. Green covers with gilt title to spine. With a Concise Treatise on the Artificial Globe. 15th edition. Fold-out map to front. Covers are marked and worn. Front endpaper appears to be missing. Inscription to front pastedown. Front joint is cracked and partially broken, with stitching showing; binding weak. Page browning; some pencil annotations. A reading copy.

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INTRODUCTORY TEXT-BOOK OF METEOROLOGY
Written by Alexander Buchan.
Stock no. 2123637
Published by William Blackwood and Sons. 1871. Almost very good condition.

Green cloth with gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. 'With the Author's Compliments' inscribed to the half-title page, but doesn't appear to actually be SIGNED by him. Covers have some wear; a few splash marks to rear cover. Bookplate to verso of front endpaper. A few pencil names/annotations. Foxing.

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SCIENCE AND SOCIETY IN RESTORATION ENGLAND
Written by Michael Hunter.
Stock no. 1814564
Published by Cambridge University Press. 1st 1981. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A systematic assessment of the social relations of Restoration science. Brown boards, gilt title to spine. xii and 233 pages including index. ISBN: 0521228662. Page browning throughout. Pictorial dustwrapper has a small closed tear to top edge of front panel.

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MOLECULAR ORIGAMI: PRECISION SCALE MODELS FROM PAPER
Written by Robert M. Hanson.
Stock no. 1814503
Published by University Science Books. 1st 1995. Nearly fine condition.

A fun, hands-on-guide to understanding the basic structure and chemistry of matter. Large format. Cardwraps. ISBN: 093570230X.

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ISLAND LIFE OR THE PHENOMENA AND CAUSES OF INSULAR FAUNAS AND FLORAS
Written by Alfred Russel Wallace.
Stock no. 1814436
Published by University of Chicago Press. 1st thus 2013. Slightly better than very good condition.

Including a Revision and Attempted Solution of the Problem of Geological Climates. This is a facsimile of the 1880 edition published by Macmillan. Blue cardwraps. ISBN: 9780226045030. Previous owner's small address label and small name in ink to half-title page.

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COLOUR TRAVELS THROUGH THE PAINTBOX
Written by Victoria Finlay.
Stock no. 1609660
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 slipcase.

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