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Image for The Institution of Mechanical Engineers: Topographical Listing of Members 1st August 1958

The Institution of Mechanical Engineers: Topographical Listing of Members 1st August 1958

By: Anon

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, The Institution of Mechanical Engineers: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: R23728

Condition: Very Good


223pp, index to countries, alphabetical listing by surname within towns and cities within England and the rest of the world. Red boards, slight sunning to spine, light general wear, VG clean tight copy. View more info

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Electrical Variable Speed Drives

By: Bush, KG

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Oxford, Wiley-Blackwell: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 018697

ISBN: 0632022264

Condition: Very Good


vi + 138pp, index, glossary, appendix, illustrations. Blue boards, a VG clean tight copy in dustwrapper. View more info

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The Selfish Gene

By: Dawkins, Richard

Price: £40.00

Publisher: London, The Folio Society:

Seller ID: 022833

Condition: New


New copy still in shrinkwrap. Black spine, gold coloured slipcase. Edition obviously unknown, but probably 2011 1st thus. View more info

Image for Die Deutschen Raketenflugzeuge, 1935 - 1945. Die Entwicklung einer umwälzenden Technik

Die Deutschen Raketenflugzeuge, 1935 - 1945. Die Entwicklung einer umwälzenden Technik

By: Dressel, Joachim / Griehl, Manfred

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Stuttgart, Motorbuch Verlag: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019274

ISBN: 3613012766

Condition: Very Good


200pp, illustrated throughout with black and white photographs, drawings. Laminated pictorial boards, light wear only, slight spine fading, a VG clean tight copy. German text only. The development of German Rocket Planes. View more info

Image for The Literary Animal: Evolution and the Nature of Narrative

The Literary Animal: Evolution and the Nature of Narrative

By: Edited By Jonathan Gottschall and David Sloan Wilson / Forewords By EO Wilson and Frederick Crews

Price: £60.00

Publisher: USA, Northwestern University Press: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022231

ISBN: 0810122863

Condition: Very Good


xxvi + 305pp, works cited, chapter notes, a collection of 14 essays. Green boards, silver titling, light wear and ageing only, a VG copy. View more info

Image for In Vitro Fertilization. Second Edition

In Vitro Fertilization. Second Edition

By: Elder, Kay / Dale, Brian

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Cambridge, CUP: 2000

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: R14958

ISBN: 0521778638

Condition: Very Good


xii + 310pp, index, illustrated. Card covers, VG tight copy. This new edition distils a wealth of practical and scientific detail for the benefit of all IVF practitioners. View more info

Image for Engines 1900-02: Articles from Issues of  American Machinist Magazine Published from 1900 Through 1902 Revealing the Design, Construction and Repair of Engines

Engines 1900-02: Articles from Issues of American Machinist Magazine Published from 1900 Through 1902 Revealing the Design, Construction and Repair of Engines

By: Engineering Magazine

Price: £12.00

Publisher: USA, Lindsay Publications Inc.: 2002

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 021354

ISBN: 1559182814

Condition: Very Good


96pp, illustrated with photographs and drawings throughout. Large format softback, slight creasing to upper front corner otherwise light wear only, a VG copy. Interesting mix of technical articles with fascinating period illustrations. View more info

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: £20.00

Publisher: London, Faber & Faber: 2006

Edition: Reprint

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 020959

ISBN: 0571232175

Condition: Very Good


505pp, index, notes, not illustrated. Blue boards, general light browning to pages, very slight foxing to edges, overall a VG copy in (small nick to spine head, not price-clipped, to be supplied in a removeable protective sleeve) dustwrapper. This is the 3rd impression of the 2006 first edition. Flat signed by the author on the title page. View more info

Image for Thus Spoke Galileo: The Great Scientist's Ideas and Their Relevance to the Present Day

Thus Spoke Galileo: The Great Scientist's Ideas and Their Relevance to the Present Day

By: Galileo Galilei / Frova, Andrea / Marenzana, Mariapiera / Translated By Jim McManus in Collaboration with the Authors

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Oxford, OUP: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017756

ISBN: 0198566255

Condition: Very Good


xx + 493pp, index, main texts and additional reading, illustrations. Black boards, 4 pages uncut otherwise a VG clean tight copy in dustwrapper. View more info

Image for VTT Symposium 41: Nuclear Power Plant Training Simulators IAEA/NPPCI Specialists' Meeting (Espoo, Finland, 12-14 September 1983)

VTT Symposium 41: Nuclear Power Plant Training Simulators IAEA/NPPCI Specialists' Meeting (Espoo, Finland, 12-14 September 1983)

By: Haapanen, Pentii J / Heimburger, Harri J (Editors)

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Finland, Technical Research Centre of Finland (VTT): 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: R23717

Condition: Very Good


516pp, plus 2 appendices, illustrated. Softback, light wear only, VG clean tight copy. View more info

Image for Sparks and Flames: Ignition in Engines - An Historical Approach

Sparks and Flames: Ignition in Engines - An Historical Approach

By: MacKeand, Crawford

Price: £18.00

Publisher: USA, Tyndar Press, US: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021419

ISBN: 0965906647

Condition: Very Good


viii +168pp, index, bibliography, illustrations. Softback, light wear only, a VG copy. The story of gas engine technology. View more info

Image for The Pupil Teacher: A Monthly Educational Journal for Pupil, Teachers and Assistant Masters. 12 Issues January - December 1878. BOUND WITH: Papers for Teachers and Students 1883: A Monthly Guide for Pupil Teachers, Students in Training.....

The Pupil Teacher: A Monthly Educational Journal for Pupil, Teachers and Assistant Masters. 12 Issues January - December 1878. BOUND WITH: Papers for Teachers and Students 1883: A Monthly Guide for Pupil Teachers, Students in Training.....

By: Major, H (Editor)

Price: £40.00

Publisher: London, Moffatt and Paige: 1878

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022295

Condition: Good


2 books bounds in one. 'The Pupil Teacher', 12 issues Jan - Dec 1878 together with 'Papers for Teachers and Students 1883'. Both published by Moffatt and Paige. Contents cover articles and advice, together with questions and answers on a whole range of subjects - history, science, geography, mathematics etc.. Fascinating period work. Plain brown boards, a few rubs and marks, backstrip split slightly to leading edge over perhaps 2 inches but quite secure. Front endpaper l... View more info

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The Scientification of Love (Revised Edition)

By: Odent, Michel

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Free Association Books: 2001

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 020991

ISBN: 1853434760

Condition: Very Good


xii + 135pp, index, chapter references, not illustrated. Black cloth boards, a VG copy in dustwrapper. View more info

Image for Playing Safe: Science and the Environment (Prospects for Tomorrow)

Playing Safe: Science and the Environment (Prospects for Tomorrow)

By: Porritt, Jonathon

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Thames & Hudson Ltd: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 017469

ISBN: 0500280738

Condition: Very Good


143pp, index, bibliography. Softback, light wear only, a VG clean tight copy. Signed personalised dedication from the author to 1/2 title page. This book considers in detail: climate change; genetic engineering and toxic chemicals. View more info

Image for Linear Perspective: Or, a New Method of Representing Justly All Manner of Objects as They Appear to the Eye in All Situations. A Work Necessary for Painters, Architects, Etc., To Judge of, and Regulate Designs By.

Linear Perspective: Or, a New Method of Representing Justly All Manner of Objects as They Appear to the Eye in All Situations. A Work Necessary for Painters, Architects, Etc., To Judge of, and Regulate Designs By.

By: Taylor, Brook

Price: £2,500.00

Publisher: London, R Knaplock: 1715

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019721

Condition: Good


42pp + 2pp list of books printed for R Knaplock + 18 plates. Half-leather calf over marbled boards, edge rubs, some leather loss to spine head/base and a section lifting near the head. Gilt on black spine title label, small edge losses to same. Binding is fragile, rear board attached over its full length, front board weak and attached over only perhaps one quarter of its length. Engraving headpiece to first page. General foxing to contents, some marks, small hole to 1 pa... View more info

Image for Small Worlds: The Dynamics of Networks between Order and Randomness (Princeton Studies in Complexities)

Small Worlds: The Dynamics of Networks between Order and Randomness (Princeton Studies in Complexities)

By: Watts, Duncan J.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: USA, Princeton University Press: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020950

ISBN: 0691050139

Condition: Very Good


xv + 262pp, index, bibliography, notes, charts, data tables, graphs. Softback, light wear only, a VG copy. View more info

Image for Nuclear Energy Maturity: Proceedings of the European Nuclear Conference, Paris, 21-25 April 1975. INVITED SESSIONS

Nuclear Energy Maturity: Proceedings of the European Nuclear Conference, Paris, 21-25 April 1975. INVITED SESSIONS

By: Zaleski, Pierre (Editor-in-Chief) / Sher, R / Mantega, M / Geuron, J / Willaims, MMR (Editors)

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Oxford, Pergamon Press: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: R23715

Condition: Very Good


xvii + 285pp, illustrated. A series of papers given at the conference, under the following session headings:- Licensing and Regulation; Fusion; Special Applications; Enrichment Methods (I); Enrichment Methods (II); Financing and Insurance; Education and Public Information. Green boards in clear wrapper, owners name (one of the participants) to front pastedown otherwise VG clean tight copy. View more info

Image for Nuclear Energy Maturity: Proceedings of the European Nuclear Conference, Paris, 21-25 April 1975. PLENARY SESSIONS

Nuclear Energy Maturity: Proceedings of the European Nuclear Conference, Paris, 21-25 April 1975. PLENARY SESSIONS

By: Zaleski, Pierre (Editor-in-Chief) / Sher, R / Mantega, M / Geuron, J / Williams, MMR (Editors)

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Oxford, Pergamon Press: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: R23716

Condition: Very Good


xviii + 339pp, illustrated. A series of papers given at the conference, under the following headings:- Part I: Ceremonial Addresses; Part II: Plenary Sessions; Part III: Special Sessions on Breeding. Green boards in clear wrapper, owners name (one of the participants) to front pastedown otherwise VG clean tight copy. View more info