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The Training of the Human Plant
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The Training of the Human Plant

by Burbank, Luther

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1907
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New York: The Century Co., 1907. Near Fine, slight rubs at tips, no jacket. 99 pagesn interior clean, tight and unmarked. Burbank's views on race and child-rearing, which planted him firmly in the camp of eugenics - the scientifically inaccurate theory that humans can be improved through selective breeding of populations. . First Edition. Cloth. Near Fine/No Jacket. 12mo -… Read more about this item
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CYBERNETICS or Control and Communiation in the Animal and the Machine
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CYBERNETICS or Control and Communiation in the Animal and the Machine

by Wiener, Norbert

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Fourth Printing
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1949
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New York: The Technology Press/ John Wiley & Sons, Inc. , 1949. Fourth Printing, 1949, of the 1948 First Edition, Near Fine, small scrapes at paste down edges likely from where jacket protector had been taped down, contemporary prior owner bookplate front paste down, faint crease front end page, lacking the dust jacket. A handsome copy of one of the… Read more about this item
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Studies in the History of Mediaeval Science
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Studies in the History of Mediaeval Science

by Haskins, Charles Homer

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First Edition
Published
1924
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Cambridge, MA: Harvard Univ Press, 1924. xiv, 411 pages. In original red cloth. gilt-stamped cover and spine, Very Good Plus, toning at end pages only, top dusty, gilt at spine dulled yet legible. In the RARE dust jacket, chips at spine ends, folds and edges. spine darkened, light soiling. A handsome copy. . First Edition. Cloth. Very Good Plus/Very… Read more about this item
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The Works of Sir Thomas Browne, in Four Volumes.
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The Works of Sir Thomas Browne, in Four Volumes.

by Browne, Sir Thomas; Edited by Jeffrey Keynes

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New Edition, Revised
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1964
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Hardcover
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Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, 1964. Four volumes, Fine in Near Fine dust jackets, Vol. I with 1" tears at top edge spine gold and rear flap fold, all 4 vols. with spines a shade sunned. New edition, revised. With portrait frontispiece and eleven illustrations. A quite handsome set, free of any markings. A heavy and oversized set,… Read more about this item
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The Logic of Scientific Discovery
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The Logic of Scientific Discovery

by Popper, Karl R.

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First American Edition
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1959
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New York: Basic Books, 1959. Fine in a Very Good Plus dust jacket, spine evenly browned and with one small 1/8" dia. hole. First American Edition, First Printing of Popper's "Logik der Forschung", first published in Vienna in 1932 and the book that gave the philosophy of science a firm foundation in 20th century thought. . First American Edition. Cloth.… Read more about this item
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The Sociological Imagination
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The Sociological Imagination

by Mills, C. Wright

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1959
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New York: Oxford University Press, 1959. First Edition, First Printing, in first state binding and dust jacket. Very Good Plus, three corners with small bumps, end papers with slight toning. Book is just less than 8 1/2" tall with heavier paper and "Oxford" fully to the right of "Imagination" at spine. In Very Good dust jacket, price of $6.00 just… Read more about this item
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The Methods of Microscopical Research; A Practical Guide to Microscopical Manipulation . Second Edition , Much Enlarged and in Great Part Re-Written
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The Methods of Microscopical Research; A Practical Guide to Microscopical Manipulation . Second Edition , Much Enlarged and in Great Part Re-Written

by Cole, Arthur C.

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Second & Enlarged Edition
Published
1895
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London: Balliere, Tindall & Cox, 1895. Bound in original chocolate brown cloth, gilt lettering. v111, 207, (8), 42 pages, illustration. Very Good Plus, light rubbing at corners and spine ends, rear board evenly faded 1/2" wide strip, small bookseller's ticket front paste down. 8 pp. ads for microscopes, followed by 42 pp. ads for Balliere, Tindall & Cox publications.… Read more about this item
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Evolution, Racial and Habitudinal. (Carnegie Institution of Washington Publication, No. 25)
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Evolution, Racial and Habitudinal. (Carnegie Institution of Washington Publication, No. 25)

by Gulick, Rev. John T.

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Published
1905
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Washington, D.C.: Carnegie Institution, 1905. Pp. xii+ 269; 3 color plates. Fine, bound in 20th c. green cloth with gilt lettering, from the collection of Frederick B. Churchill, 1932-2017, who was Emeritus Professor of the History and Philosophy of Science at Indiana University, his signature in pencil at front end page and his tidy scholarly marginal pencil notations scattered… Read more about this item
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On the Genesis of the Species. Second Edition.
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On the Genesis of the Species. Second Edition.

by Mivart, St. George

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Published
1871
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London and New York: Macmillan & Co., 1871. Bound in 20th c. green cloth with gilt lettering back, Near Fine, slight foxing at end papers only, light wear to boards at edges. Mivart's critique of Darwin that came after his initial enthusiasm for Darwin's theories. Uncommon in this 2nd London edition. . Second Edition. Cloth. Near Fine. 12mo - over… Read more about this item
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The Book of Sun-Dials. Collected by Mrs. Alfred Gatty. New and Enlarged Edition (ASSOCIATION COPY)
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The Book of Sun-Dials. Collected by Mrs. Alfred Gatty. New and Enlarged Edition (ASSOCIATION COPY)

by Edited by H. F. K. Gatty and Eleanor Lloyd; with an Appendix on the Construction of Dials by W. Richardson

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New and Enlarged Edition
Published
1889
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London: George Bell and Sons, 1889. Autograph Letter Signed by author of appendix and noted English shipbuilder J. Wigham Richardson attached at front end page, dated 30 March 1889 on his Newcastle on Tyne stationery and adressed to prior owner of the book W.E. Adams. 4 1/2" x 7" note card, single fold with writing on all 4 sides. "… Read more about this item
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The History of the Royal Society of London, for the Improving of Natural Knowledge.
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The History of the Royal Society of London, for the Improving of Natural Knowledge.

by Sprat, Thomas

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1667
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London: Published by T. R. for J. Martyn and J. Allestry, 1667. First Edition, 2nd state. Engraved arms of the Royal Society on the verso of the license leaf. Without the engraved frontispiece and without the double "of" at p.85, lines 6-7. [16], 438 pages, errata page. 2 engraved folding plates, one detached and laid in. Bound in contemporary… Read more about this item
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Patent Might, Volume I, No.3, August 1, 1929
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Patent Might, Volume I, No.3, August 1, 1929

by Stephens, Stephen (Editor)

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1929
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Mount Morris, Illinois: St. Louis Technical Publishing Company, 1929. RARE, OCLC locates one holding , at New York Public Library. A semi-monthly magazine, first published Jul 1, 1929. 88 pages, 68 of whch showing illustrations of designs and descriptions of patents and trade marks. Very Good Plus, small tear top edge front wrapper and several small tears bottom edge rear… Read more about this item
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Kurzgeschichte der Chemie; Herausgegeben durch die Gesellschaft fur Geschichte der Pharmazie
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Kurzgeschichte der Chemie; Herausgegeben durch die Gesellschaft fur Geschichte der Pharmazie

by Dr. Fritz Ferchl and Dr. Phil. A. Sussenguth

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Published
1936
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Mittenwald (Bayern): Arthur Nemayer Verlag, 1936. Near Fine in lovely vellum spine and corners over handmade paper covered boards, rebound by Conrad Behre, Hamburg, their label front paste down. Gilt titles at spine and front board. Slight fade to top edge front board, light foxing. With 200 fascinating plates. "A Short History of Chemistry, published by the Society for History… Read more about this item
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Rare and Important Medical Books in the Library of the Swedish Society of Medicine. A Descriptive Catalogue
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Rare and Important Medical Books in the Library of the Swedish Society of Medicine. A Descriptive Catalogue

by Hagelin, Ove ( Comp.)

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Published
1989
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Stockholm: Svenska Lakaresallskapet , 1989. As New in As New plain white unprinted dust wrapper. 176 pp. Illustrated, bibliography. First Edition. Cloth. As New/As New. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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Certificate of Election to Fellowship in the American Association for the Advancement of Science to William K. Estes  ( National Medal of Science Winner 1997 )

Certificate of Election to Fellowship in the American Association for the Advancement of Science to William K. Estes ( National Medal of Science Winner 1997 )

by George W. Beadle ( Nobel Prize Winner, 1958 )

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1956
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American Association for the Advancement of Science , 1956. William K. Estes ( June 17, 1919- August 17, 2011 ) was an American psychologist who pioneered the application of mathematics to the study of animal learning and human cognition. He would go on to become a Presidential National Medal of Science winner in 1997 as a selection of President… Read more about this item
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