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Image for The Human Touch : Our Part in the Creation of a Universe

The Human Touch : Our Part in the Creation of a Universe

By: Frayn, Michael

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Faber & Faber: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036731

ISBN: 0571232175

Condition: Near Fine


Looks at the paradox of man's relationship to the universe and if we weren't here then would there be anything to give it scale and reason. A clean, unread hardback in unclipped dustwrapper. 505 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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A Text-Book of Inorganic Chemistry : Volume IX - Part I

By: Friend, J. Newton

Price: £22.50

Publisher: London, Charles Griffin & Co: 1920

Seller ID: 050452

Condition: Good +


Covers Cobalt, Nickel, and the elements of the Platinum Group. Part of the series looking at the rapid progression of Chemistry. Some faint sunning to page edges else a good clean copy in red boards showing light shelfwear and sunning and rubbing to spine - 367 pages including name and subject indexes. Next post dispatch. View more info

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An Introduction to the Structure and Reproduction of Plants

By: Fritsch, F.E. & Salisbury, E.J.

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, G. Bell & Sons: 1930

Edition: Second Edition Reprint

Seller ID: 064034

Condition: Very Good


Comprehensive introduction to the minute structure and details of life-history of plants. Very good clean hardback. Previous owner's name on front endpaper. 458 pages including index. View more info

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Manned Spaceflight Log

By: Furniss, Tim

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Jane's Publishing Company Ltd: 1983

Edition: First British Edition

Seller ID: 030589

ISBN: 0710601530

Condition: Reading Copy


Clean, large format, ex-library paperback with the usual markings. Each flight is covered with data, photographs and an account that reveals the vital human contribution to Man's first ventures into the cosmos. Foreword by Apollo 15 commander David R. Scott. A good reading copy - 160 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

Image for Are Universes Thicker Than Blackberries? : Discourses on Godel, Magic Hexagrams, Little Red Riding Hood, and Other Mathematical and Pseudoscientific Topics

Are Universes Thicker Than Blackberries? : Discourses on Godel, Magic Hexagrams, Little Red Riding Hood, and Other Mathematical and Pseudoscientific Topics

By: Gardner, Martin

Price: £12.50

Publisher: New York, NY, USA, W. W. Norton & Company: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 051815

ISBN: 0393057429

Condition: Very Good


Spans the realms of science and mathematics, literature, philosophy, religion, and mysticism as the author lucidly examines startling and influential scientific concepts, such as the possibility of multiple universes and the theory that time can go backward. Clean square hardback in an unclipped d/w - 288 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Mathematics for Technical Students Part IIII with Diagrams

By: Geary A. Lowry H. V & Hayden H. A.

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, Longmans Green and Co: 1952

Edition: New Impression

Seller ID: 063971

Condition: Good


A school mathematical text book. Includes answers 371 pp + logarithm tables. Good clean hardback with faded spine but internally text block is clean. Previous owner's name on front endpaper. Some pencil notes on blank rear endpaper. View more info

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Mathematics for Technical Students Part II with Diagrams

By: Geary A. Lowry H. V & Hayden H. A.

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Longmans Green and Co: 1944

Edition: Sixth Impression

Seller ID: 064085

Condition: Good


A school mathematical text book. Includes answers 417pp + logarithm tables. Good clean hardback with faded spine. Internally clean. View more info

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Jacob's Ladder: The History of the Human Genome

By: Gee, Henry

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Fourth Estate Ltd: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021015

ISBN: 1841157341

Condition: Near Fine


A very good, clean copy in unclipped jacket which has a small indent to the front cover along the spine strip. 272 pages including index. A provocative and accessible account of both the history of ideas that led to the genome and also how the genome itself contains the scars and history of all the generations of life over three billion years. View more info

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Electricity as a Messenger

By: Gibson Charles R.

Price: £17.50

Publisher: London, Blackie & Son:

Seller ID: 012396

Condition: Very Good


63pp. Clean copy which is a little rubbed to spine ends. Illustrated with mono plates and line-drawings. Decorated end papers. An attractive copy of this book which is part of the Rambles in Science series. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The World Almanac Book of Inventions

By: Giscard D'estaing, Valerie-Anne

Price: £14.50

Publisher: USA, World Almanac Publications: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 011298

ISBN: 0911818960

Condition: Fair


Lists over 2000 inventions that changed the world from the vertical pedal cycle, to the motor bus, the transportable threshing machine to the combine harvester, Turing's machine to the Skylab. A good clean copy which has some creasing to covers. Some tanning to pages. Illustrated with b.w. photographs. 360 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Elements of Physical Chemistry

By: Goddard, F.W. & James, E.J.F.

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, Longmans, Green and Co: 1948

Edition: New Impression

Seller ID: 025031

Condition: Reading Copy


Some occasional light annotation in pencil and creases to a couple of pages. Previous owner's details and a Foyles sticker to front pastedown. Slight opening to rear hinge. A decent reading copy containing 251 pages including indexes and tables. View more info

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Elementary Algebra Volume II

By: Godfrey, C. & Siddons, A.W.

Price: £8.50

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, Cambridge - Printed By C.J. Clay at the University Press: 1920

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 018463

Condition: Good


1920's school algebra book. Blue covers with black lettering. 577 pages + logarithm tables. (Without answers). Boards are a little soiled but internally text block is clean. Previous owner's details on front fly leaf. A good working copy. View more info

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Electron Microscopy and Analysis

By: Goodhew, P. J.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Wykeham Publications Ltd: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 039507

ISBN: 085109001X

Condition: Good


Part of the Wykeham Science Series. Good, clean paperback with some light sunning to page edges - 191 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Elements of Differential and Integral Calculus

By: Granville, William Anthony

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Boston & London, Ginn & Co.: 1911

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 019437

Condition: Reading Copy


Olive green cloth with black lettering. xv + 463 pages including index. B&W frontis of Gottfried Wilhelm Leibnitz. Pages are browning with age. Staining to boards. Bumping to corners and top corners of pages. Sticker of previous owner's details to front end paper. Text block clean. A good working copy. View more info

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Metallurgy

By: Gregory, Edwin

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London & Glasgow, Blackie & Son Ltd: 1943

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 050623

Condition: Very Good


Produced to War Economy Standard and with an introduction by Professor C.H. Desch. Intended to supplement practical experience and it is hoped that it will be the means of inducing many engineers to study the materials which they handle, and also of bringing about that closer contact between engineers and metallurgists which is so desirable in the interests of industry. clean square hardback with small gift inscription to ffep - 284 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Number Connections : Pupil Book Red Level

By: Griffiths, Rose

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Heinemann Educational Books: 2005

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 052974

ISBN: 0435021389

Condition: Near Fine


A mathematics course designed specifically for 6 to 11 year olds. The series has been revised to improve the coverage of the NNS key objectives. 96 pages. Small ding to front cover otherwise as new unread copy. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Metallurgical Abstracts (General and Non-Ferrous) Volume 13, 1946

By: Guillan, S.C. (Editor)

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, The Institute of Metals: 1946

Seller ID: 034964

Condition: Good


A good clean copy bound in dark green cloth with gilt titles laid on to spine. 512 pages. This is Series II, Vol XIII, 1946. View more info

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Metallurgical Abstracts (General and Non-Ferrous) Volume 14, 1947

By: Guillan, S.C. (Editor)

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, The Institute of Metals: 1947

Seller ID: 034965

Condition: Very Good


A good clean copy bound in dark green cloth with gilt titles laid on to spine. 642 pages. This is Series II, Vol XIV, 1947. View more info

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Metallurgical Abstracts (General and Non-Ferrous) Volume 15, 1948

By: Guillan, S.C. (Editor)

Price: £14.50

Publisher: London, The Institute of Metals: 1948

Seller ID: 034966

Condition: Very Good


A good clean copy bound in dark green cloth with gilt titles laid on to spine. 750 pages. This is Series II, Vol XV, 1948. View more info

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Metallurgical Abstracts (General and Non-Ferrous) Volume 16, 1948-49

By: Guillan, S.C. (Editor)

Price: £14.50

Publisher: London, The Institute of Metals: 1948

Seller ID: 034967

Condition: Reading Copy


A good clean copy bound in dark green cloth with gilt titles laid on to spine. 1048 pages. Some rubbing to cloth along fore edge of front board. This is Series II, Vol XVI, 1948-49. View more info