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Classics in Science: A Course of Selected Reading by Authorities (Essay and general literature index reprint series)

By: Andrade, Edward Neville Da Costa

Price: $9.39

Publisher: Associated Faculty Pr Inc: 1971

Seller ID: 107724

ISBN: 0804613567

Condition: Very Good


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 322 pages. View more info

Draper Laboratory: 40 Years as an Independant R&D Institution, 80 Years of Outstanding Innovations

By: Babcock, Phil

Price: $81.17

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, Charles Stark Draper Laboratory: 2013

Edition: First Edition. 1st Printing.

Seller ID: 116056

ISBN: B01MUFIVL2

Condition: Very Fine


Nice Firm Clean copy ! 80 pages. Contents: Introduction. Origins: Charles Stark Draper. Inertial Navigation Becomes a Reality. Guiding U.S. Air Force Ballistic Missiles. The Navy's Guiding Star. From Apollo to the International Space Station. Developing Autonomous Systems. Mems to Vanishingly Small Systems. Technical Education in the National Interest. Looking Ahead. View more info

The Practice of Physick by Alexander Gordon: On Being a Physician - and a Patient - in the 18th Century

By: Bennett, Peter

Price: $9.07

Publisher: AuthorHouse: 2011

Seller ID: 102186

ISBN: 1456775057

Condition: Very Fine


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Unmarked. 416 pages. View more info

Da Galileo Alle Stelle ( From Galileo to the Stars ) Italian / English Edition

By: Bertola, Francesco; Danesin, Francesco

Price: $49.80

Publisher: Cittadella, Italy, Biblos Edizioni: 1992

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 86682

ISBN: B005D1PJD4

Condition: Fine


Essays in English and Italian. 1st Printing. Nice Firm Clean copy ! No handwriting, no markings. 106 pages. A celebration of the achievements of Galileo in essays and full folio page color photos and illustrations. Seven centuries of Astronomy at Padua. The Galileo chronology. Galileo: exploration and discovery of the Heavens. The theory of the tides. The impact of Galileo on the history of scientific thought. The private Galileo. View more info

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Transformation of Knowledge: Early Manuscripts from the Collection of Lawrence J. Schoenberg

By: Black, Crofton (Editor)

Price: $77.16

Publisher: Paul Holberton Publishing: 2011

Seller ID: 112754

ISBN: 1903470501

Condition: Fine


Nice Firm Clean copy ! 160 pages. View more info

Darwin

By: Bradford, Gamaliel

Price: $11.86

Publisher: Boston, MA, Houghton Mifflin: 1926

Edition: 2nd Printing.

Seller ID: 115107

ISBN: B01N0O6SIE

Condition: Very Good


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 315 pages. View more info

La Grande Chirurgie de Guy de Chauliac: Chirurgien, Maistre en Medecine de L'Universite de Montpellier Composee en L'an 1363

By: Chauliac, Guy De; E. Nicaise (Editor)

Price: $501.60

Publisher: Paris, France, Ancienne Librairie Germer Bailliere: 1890

Seller ID: 102695

ISBN: B00MDYJ2SC

Condition: Very Good


In French. Red leather spine, faux marble (French Curl) boards, faux marble endpapers, gold topstain. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. Small dent made in leather spine. CIC + 747 pages. Chauliac's seminal work on surgery, Chirurgia magna, was finished in 1363 in Avignon. In seven volumes, the treatise covers anatomy, bloodletting, cauterization, drugs, anesthetics, wounds, fractures, ulcers, special diseases, and antidotes. Among de Chaulic's treatments he described the use of bandages and he also believed pus from an infection was beneficial to the healing process. He describes surg... View more info

The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh: Historical Notes from 1505 to 1905.

By: Creswell, Clarendon Hyde

Price: $15.02

Publisher: Oliver and Boyd: 1926

Seller ID: 102170

ISBN: B001NGW1O8

Condition: Very Good


Nice Firm copy ! Light general wear. Foxing on endpapers. Previous owner gift notation. 315 pages. View more info

Number, The Language of Science

By: Dantzig, Tobias

Price: $9.07

Publisher: The Macmillan Company: 1930

Seller ID: 107730

ISBN: B004VHC23Q

Condition: Good+


Crimson cloth, gold text. Moderate general wear. Spine top + bottom frayed. Previous owner name. Hinges okay, pages clean. 260 pages. View more info

Pasteur: The History of a Mind

By: Duclaux, Emile

Price: $16.29

Publisher: W.B. Saunders company: 1920

Seller ID: 108333

ISBN: B0006AIAEM

Condition: Good


Ex-Library, Usual Markings. Moderate general wear. 363 pages. View more info

A Stress Analysis of a Strapless Evening Gown and Other Essays for a Scientific Age

By: Editor, Robert A. Baker and Illustrator Stanley Wyatt

Price: $9.07

Publisher: Prentice Hall: 1963

Seller ID: 99564

ISBN: B000H5A3F0

Condition: Good+


Moderate general wear. Jacket has edge wear, short tears. Previous owner name. 192 pages. View more info

The History of the Boston Medical Library.

By: Farlow, John W.

Price: $9.07

Publisher: Norwood, MA, The Plimpton Press: 1918

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 110450

ISBN: B000J2W2F0

Condition: Good+


1st Printing. Moderate general wear. 240 pages. View more info

Medical Education in the United States and Canada. The Classics of Medicine Library

By: Flexner, Abraham

Price: $32.60

Publisher: The Classics of Medicine Library: 1990

Seller ID: 108519

ISBN: B00HXB3VF0

Condition: Very Fine


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Unmarked. 346 pages. View more info

Chirurgie de Pierre Franco de Turriers en Provence Composee en 1561

By: Franco, Pierre; E. Nicaise (Editor)

Price: $501.60

Publisher: Ancienne Librairie Germer Bailliere: 1895

Seller ID: 102694

ISBN: B00MDXSW8O

Condition: Near Fine


In French. Nouvelle edition Avec Une Introduction Historique Une Biographie et L'Histoire du College de Chirurgie. Red leather spine, faux marble (French Curl) boards, faux marble endpapers, gold topstain, green ribbon. Nice Firm Clean copy ! CLXIV + 382 pages. In the 16th century, Pierre Franco (1505รป1578) was a pioneer in the suprapubic lithotomy method. View more info

The Freud/Jung Letters: The Correspondence between Sigmund Freud and C. G. Jung

By: Freud, Sigmund; McGuire, William (Editor); Manheim, Ralph (Translator); Hull, R. F. C. (Translator)

Price: $11.81

Publisher: Harvard University Press: 1988

Seller ID: 93558

ISBN: 0674323300

Condition: Very Good


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Benjamin Silliman 1779-1864. Pathfinder in American Science

By: Fulton, John F. and Elizabeth H. Thomson.

Price: $9.07

Publisher: New York, NY, Henry Schuman: 1947

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 112432

ISBN: B000GTG4U0

Condition: Very Good


1st Printing. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 294 pages. View more info

Science as a Commodity Threats to the Open Community of Scholars

By: Gibbons, M.; Wittrock, B.

Price: $44.65

Publisher: Cartermill International: 1985

Seller ID: 113558

ISBN: 0582902045

Condition: Very Good


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 173 pages. View more info

Redefining Reality: The Intellectual Implications of Modern Science [CD] Audiobook

By: Gimbel, Professor Steven

Price: $91.20

Publisher: The Great Courses: 2015

Seller ID: 120593

ISBN: 1629971308

Condition: Very Good


Disc Quality: Excellent. Includes Course guidebook. View more info

Understanding the Science for Tomorrow: Myth and Reality [DVD]

By: Grossman, Jeffrey C.

Price: $44.69

Publisher: The Great Courses The Teaching Company: 2011

Seller ID: 121700

ISBN: 1598038079

Condition: New


Excellent condition. Still in shrinkwrap. View more info

Perception and Discovery: An Introduction to Scientific Inquiry

By: Hanson, Norwood Russell

Price: $86.59

Publisher: Wadsworth Pub Co: 1970

Seller ID: 104190

ISBN: 0877355096

Condition: Near Fine


Nice Firm Clean copy ! 435 pages. View more info

Studies in the History of Mediaeval Science

By: Haskins, Charles Homer

Price: $45.55

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, Harvard Univ. Press: 1924

Edition: First Edition. 1st Printing.

Seller ID: 122536

ISBN: B0021MC5CQ

Condition: Very Good


Nice Firm copy ! Light general wear. Previous owner name. 411 pages. View more info

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The Parsimonious Universe: Shape and Form in the Natural World

By: Hildebrandt, Stefan; Tromba, Anthony

Price: $9.07

Publisher: Copernicus: 1996

Seller ID: 117310

ISBN: 0387979913

Condition: Very Good


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 330 pages. View more info

The Genuine Works of Hippocrates. Translated from the Greek with a Preliminary Discourse and Annotations.

By: Hippocrates; Francis Adams

Price: $19.09

Publisher: William Wood & Co: 1929

Seller ID: 104677

ISBN: B015CZQWYK

Condition: Very Good


In English. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 759 pages. View more info

Michelangelo Draftsman, Michelangelo Architect, A Dictionary of Michelangelo's Watermarks

By: Hirst, Michael; Henry A Millon And Craig Hug

Price: $91.15

Publisher: Olivetti: 1988

Seller ID: 110609

ISBN: B0006ESBK6

Condition: Very Fine


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Unmarked. In slipcase. Michelangelo Draftsman, Michelangelo Architect, A Dictionary of Michelangelo's Watermarks. View more info

Alexander Von Humboldt's Natural History Legacy and Its Relevance for Today (Natural Naturalist, Special Issue Number 1, 2001)

By: Institute, Humboldt Field Research (Editor)

Price: $45.55

Publisher: Boston, MA, Humboldt Field Research Institute: 2001

Seller ID: 113520

ISBN: B00X5XJZFA

Condition: Near Fine


Nice Firm Clean copy ! 182 pages. View more info

The New Perspective: An Essay

By: Jordan, Rudolf.

Price: $9.07

Publisher: The University of Chicago Press: 1951

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 97407

ISBN: B0006D8OQ8

Condition: Near Fine


1st Printing. Nice Firm copy ! Previous owner name. 316 pages. View more info

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The Mathematics of Egypt, Mesopotamia, China, India, and Islam: A Sourcebook

By: Katz, Victor J. (Editor); Imhausen, Annette (Contributor); Robson, Eleanor (Contributor); Dauben, Joseph Warren (Contributor); Plofker, Kim (Contributor); Berggren, J. Lennart (Contributor)

Price: $59.16

Publisher: Princeton University Press: 2007

Seller ID: 120160

ISBN: 0691114854

Condition: Very Good


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 685 pages. View more info

The Apologie and Treatise of Ambroise Pare

By: Keynes, Geoffrey (Editor)

Price: $17.90

Publisher: University of Chicago Press: 1952

Seller ID: 102625

ISBN: B003TIF92E

Condition: Very Good


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 227 pages. View more info

Ausgewahlte Schriften

By: Lomonossow, M.W.; Lomonosov

Price: $36.43

Publisher: Berlin, Germany, Akademie Verlag: 1961

Seller ID: 90949

ISBN: B0089V4URG

Condition: Fine


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Unmarked. 317 pages. View more info

Isaac Newton, Historian

By: Manuel, Frank E.

Price: $22.80

Publisher: Cambridge University Press: 1963

Seller ID: 110521

ISBN: B0000CLWXO

Condition: Very Good


Nice Firm copy ! Light general wear. Previous owner return address sticker. Previous owner name. 328 pages. View more info

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The Light of Alexandria: the First 1,000 Years of Science and How It Helped Shape Greece, Rome, and the World

By: Maynard, James

Price: $91.20

Publisher: Lulu: 2005

Inscription: Signed by Author on Half-Title page .

Seller ID: 119156

ISBN: 1411653351

Condition: Very Good


Signed by Author on Half-Title page. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 179 pages. View more info

Life of Elie Metchnikoff, 1845-1916,

By: Metchnikoff, Olga

Price: $9.94

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin company: 1921

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 110464

ISBN: B0006AJ3FC

Condition: Very Good


1st Printing. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 297 pages. View more info

Isaac Newton's Papers & Letters on Natural Philosophy

By: Newton, Isaac; I. Bernard Cohen (Editor)

Price: $26.40

Publisher: Harvard University Press: 1958

Seller ID: 121568

ISBN: B00BKRPFVQ

Condition: Very Good


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 501 pages. View more info

The Crime of Claudius Ptolemy

By: Newton, Professor Robert R.

Price: $58.32

Publisher: The Johns Hopkins University Press: 1977

Seller ID: 115377

ISBN: 0801819903

Condition: Near Fine


Nice Firm Clean copy ! 411 pages. View more info

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Comets, Popular Culture, and the Birth of Modern Cosmology

By: Schechner, Sara

Price: $9.07

Publisher: Princeton University Press: 1997

Seller ID: 112333

ISBN: 0691011508

Condition: Fine


Nice Firm Clean copy ! 365 pages. View more info

Nature's Body: Gender in the Making of Modern Science

By: Schiebinger, Londa

Price: $12.77

Publisher: Rutgers University Press: 2004

Seller ID: 124066

ISBN: 081353531X

Condition: Very Good


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 314 pages. View more info

New Observations on City, Town and Country Bills of Mortality (Pioneers of Demography)

By: Short, Thomas

Price: $97.81

Publisher: Gregg Publishing: 1973

Seller ID: 92957

ISBN: 0576532843

Condition: Very Good


Nice Firm Clean copy ! 532 pages. facsimile reprint, originally printed in London in 1750. View more info

From The Sidelines A Personal History Of The Institute of Molecular Biology At The University Of Oregon

By: Streisinger, Lotte

Price: $27.31

Publisher: University of Oregon Press: 2004

Edition: 4th Edition.

Inscription: Signed by Author on Half-Title page .

Seller ID: 122403

ISBN: B009NOHSEA

Condition: Fine


Signed by Author on Half-Title page. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 126 pages. View more info

The Doctors of Yale College, 1702-1815, and the Founding of the Medical Institution

By: Thoms, Herbert

Price: $9.07

Publisher: Shoe String Press: 1960

Seller ID: 104784

ISBN: B0000CKWBM

Condition: Good+


Moderate general wear. 199 pages. View more info

Robert C. Hinckley and the Recreation of The First Operation Under Ether

By: Wolfe, Richard J.

Price: $17.28

Publisher: The Boston Medical Library/Francis A. Countway Library of Me: 1993

Inscription: Signed by Author on blank page with Presentatio

Seller ID: 110208

ISBN: 0881354775

Condition: Near Fine


Signed by Author on blank page with Presentation notation. Nice Firm Clean copy ! 182 pages. View more info