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Image for Le Bureau Véritas : Registre international de classification de navires &  d'aéronefs. Reglement Aeronautique

Le Bureau Véritas : Registre international de classification de navires & d'aéronefs. Reglement Aeronautique

By: N/A

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Paris, Bereau Verites: 1934

Edition: Sixth Edition

Seller ID: 1658


Paris: Bereau Verites. Very Good. 1934. Sixth Edition. Cloth. Blue cloth with gilt decor. Bevelled edges. Fading to spine and discoloration of boards. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; [xxiii], 479 pages . View more info

Image for Convention portant reglementation de la navigation aerienne en date du 13  octobre 1919. Convention relating to the regulation of aerial navigation  dated 13th October 1919. Convenzione per il regolamento della navigazione  aerea in data del 13 ottobre 191

Convention portant reglementation de la navigation aerienne en date du 13 octobre 1919. Convention relating to the regulation of aerial navigation dated 13th October 1919. Convenzione per il regolamento della navigazione aerea in data del 13 ottobre 191

By: N/A

Price: $110.00

Publisher: Paris, Allied and Associated Powers: 1935

Seller ID: 2242


Paris: Allied and Associated Powers. Very Good. 1935. Hardcover. Original printed wraps, parallel texts in French, English, and Italian printed in 3 columns. Light wear to wraps.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 124 pages . View more info

The Ship-Master's Assistant and Owner's Manual [together with] New and Complete Tables of the Net Duties Payable, and Drawbacks Allowed Containing Complete Information, as well to Merchants, Masters of Ships, and Persons employed in the Merchant-Service, as to Officers and others in the Royal Navy, relative to the mercantile and maritime Laws and Customs.

By: N/A

Price: $700.00

Publisher: London, David Steel, at the Navigation-Warehouse: 1796

Seller ID: 2532


London: David Steel, at the Navigation-Warehouse. Very Good. 1796. Hardcover. The Seventh Edition, Considerably Improved and Enlarged. Home binding in full calf. (See image). Losses to front fly. Leather burn to fly sheets. 2 engraved plates, including frontispiece. Contains abundant amount of information relevant to merchants and owners of ships. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; xvii; 360; 100 pages . View more info

Image for A Dictionary of Arts, Manufactures and Mines; Containing a clear  exposition of their Principles and Practice. 3 volumes.

A Dictionary of Arts, Manufactures and Mines; Containing a clear exposition of their Principles and Practice. 3 volumes.

By: Andrew Ure

Price: $180.00

Publisher: New York, D. Appleton & Company: 1866

Seller ID: 2266


New York: D. Appleton & Company. Very Good. 1866. Hardcover. Moisture mark to top right of supplement volume, confined to page ends. "Illustrated with nearly sixteen hundred engravings on wood". 3 volumes. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall . View more info

La Libreria di Galileo Galilei

By: Antonio Favaro

Price: $120.00

Publisher: Roma, Tipografia Delle Scienze Matematiche E Fisiche: 1887

Seller ID: 2881


Roma: Tipografia Delle Scienze Matematiche E Fisiche. Very Good. 1887. Wraps. Printed blue wraps with title to front cover and advertisement to rear. Losses to wrapper at spine and rear foredge corner. A nice clean copy without previous owners' names or other markings. ; Oblong 4to 11" - 13" tall; 77 pages . View more info

Image for Florae Berolinensis prodromus secundum systema Linneanum ab illustr. viro  ac eq. C.P. Thunbergio emendatum conscriptus

Florae Berolinensis prodromus secundum systema Linneanum ab illustr. viro ac eq. C.P. Thunbergio emendatum conscriptus

By: Caroli Ludovici Willdenow AKA Karl Ludwig Willdenow

Price: $750.00

Publisher: Berlin, Wilhelmi Viewegii: 1787

Seller ID: 2974


Berlin: Wilhelmi Viewegii. Very Good. 1787. Hardcover. Full vellum with gilt title to green morocco label to spine. A nice clean copy without previous owners' names or other markings. Seven plates engraved by Happe after drawings by Beyel. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; xvi, 439, [7] pages . View more info

Image for On the Origin of Species By Means of Natural Selection  Or The  Preservation of Favored Races in the Struggle for Life

On the Origin of Species By Means of Natural Selection Or The Preservation of Favored Races in the Struggle for Life

By: Charles Darwin

Price: $500.00

Publisher: New York, D. Appleton & Company: 1871

Edition: Fifth Edition

Seller ID: 2191


New York: D. Appleton & Company. Very Good. 1871. Fifth Edition. Hardcover. 5th edition. This edition contains first usage of the term "survival of the fittest" as part of ch. 4 title. Armorial bookplate to front pastedown. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 447, [viii] pages . View more info

Mathematisches Lehrbuch, oder vollstandiger Auszug aus allen so wohl zur reinen als angewandten Mathematik gehorigen Wissenschaften : nebst einem Anhang oder kurzen Entwurf der Naturgeschichte und Experimentalphysik

By: Clemms, Heinrich Wilhelm

Price: $300.00

Publisher: Stuttgart, Johann Benedict Melzer: 1777

Seller ID: 1224


Stuttgart: Johann Benedict Melzer. Very Good. 1777. Full bleached pig. light unintelligible stamp to title page; loss of one inch of frontispiece; lacking clasps ; Two parts in one volume. Gottfr. Eichler's frontis of a female scholar engraved by Jacob Andreas Fridrich. 24 folding plates; blind stamped pigskin binding. Owners' names; one name excised from foot of frontis, lacking clasps. ; frontis & 24 folding copper plates; 12mo ; xxviii,452;444 pages . View more info

Image for Annales des Mines, Mémoires sur l'exploitation des mines/Ducets/Tables des  Matieres Et sur les sciences et les arts qui s'y rattachment

Annales des Mines, Mémoires sur l'exploitation des mines/Ducets/Tables des Matieres Et sur les sciences et les arts qui s'y rattachment

By: Dunod, H., E. Pinat, et al

Price: $8,750.00

Publisher: Paris, French Department of Public Works (Ministre des Travaux Publics): 1836-1914

Edition: First

Seller ID: 1252


Paris: French Department of Public Works (Ministre des Travaux Publics). Very Good. 1836-1914. First. Quarter red calf. Approximately 151 volumes uniformly bound in a very attractive, yet sturdy quarter red calf for J.M.B. (at foot of spine) about 1920. Numerous fold-out plates. All volumes remarkably supple & durable without the expected defects. ; Includes Decrets, Memoires, Indices; 8vo ; Ducrets: Vol. I (1862) - vol. X (1871) Sixieme Serie (complete - 10 )Vol... View more info

Book of the Psychic Society. A Study of the Fourteen Unseen Powers that Control Human Life and containing Immortality. A Sceintific Demonstration of Life after Death.

By: Edmund Shaftesbury

Price: $300.00

Publisher: Washington D.C, Ralston Universtity Publishing Company: 1908

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2150


Washington D.C: Ralston Universtity Publishing Company. Very Good. 1908. First Edition. Hardcover. A nice clean copy without owners names or other defacements spne printed in gilt with red and silver decor. Corners worn otherwise bright & clean. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 320 pages . First Edition. View more info

Traité des maladies des femmes grosses WITH Observations sur la grossesse et l'accouchement des femmes WITH Dernieres observations sur les maladies des femmes grosses et accouchees (3 vols. bound as one)

By: Francois Mauriceau

Price: $800.00

Publisher: Paris, La Compagnie des libraires: 1715 & 1721

Seller ID: 2877


Paris: La Compagnie des libraires. Very Good. 1715 & 1721. Hardcover. 6th edition of volume 1 bound as one with 1st editions of volumes 2 & 3 in full vellum with red page edges. Partial title in manuscript to spine. Previous owner's name excised from top right corner of front free fly. Light occasional foxing. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; [x], 556, [xxiv]; [vi], 572, [xii]; 78 pages . First Edition. View more info

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Le Operazioni del compasso geometrico et militare.

By: Galilei, Galileo

Price: $5,000.00

Publisher: Padua, Frambotto: 1649

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 2148


Padua: Frambotto. Very Good. 1649. Third Edition. Paper-Covered Boards. Untrimmed gatherings bound in early nineteenth century paper covered boards retaining original sewing. One folding plate. Professional restorations to edges of Title & Dedication leaves not affecting text. Resorations to Preface leaf with replacement of four letters on recto and six letters of verso. Do not hesitate to request additional images. ; Octavo; Additional images and further informa... View more info

Image for Tychonis Brahei, equitis dani, Astronomorum Coryphaei, Vita. Accessit  Nicolai Copernici, Georgii Peurbachii, & Joannis Regiomontani,  astronomorum celebrium, vita.

Tychonis Brahei, equitis dani, Astronomorum Coryphaei, Vita. Accessit Nicolai Copernici, Georgii Peurbachii, & Joannis Regiomontani, astronomorum celebrium, vita.

By: Gassendi, Petrus. (Tychonis Brahei & Nicolai Copernici)

Price: $1,830.00

Publisher: The Hague, 1655

Edition: Second (corrected) edition

Seller ID: 168


The Hague. Good. 1655. Second (corrected) edition. Hardcover. Full sheep with embossed celestial angles. Lacks frontis portrait; light moisture mark pp.131-232 (see final image); chip to head of spine; lacking corner to index page not affecting text; otherwise Very Good. Includes bright engraving of Copernicus as frontis to his vita. Half title in red and black. Painted edges. Contains unpaginated double page plate " tabula ascensionum rectarum" loosely in... View more info

Image for Theatro del mundo y de el tiempo compuesto por Ioan Paulo Gallucio  Salo[n]ese; traducido de lengua latina en castellana y añadido por Miguel  Perez

Theatro del mundo y de el tiempo compuesto por Ioan Paulo Gallucio Salo[n]ese; traducido de lengua latina en castellana y añadido por Miguel Perez

By: Giovanni Paolo Gallucci

Price: $4,250.00

Publisher: Granada, Sebastian Munoz: c. 1611

Seller ID: 3220


Granada: Sebastian Munoz. Fair. c. 1611. Full calf. Full brown calf showing wear all round. Three raised bands to spine. Remnants of label to spine. Gallucci's atlas is the first to make use of Copernicus' catalogue of coordinates, and presents the 48 maps of the Ptolemaic constellations with striking and original constellation figures. Christies. This copy has an additional leaf with four part astronomical dial (for latitude 39) before leaf 100. Also an additiona... View more info

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Album de Orchidees de l'Europe central et septentrionale

By: H. Correvon

Price: $300.00

Publisher: Geneve & Paris, Georg & Cie. & O. Doin: 1899

Seller ID: 3103


Geneve & Paris: Georg & Cie. & O. Doin. Very Good. 1899. Spruce colored cloth with gilt title and author to front cover and spine. Wear to head and tail of spine. Wear to hinges and corners. Gutters cracked. 60 plates, 1-59 being attractively colored with plate 60 uncolored and foxed. A clean copy without previous owners' names or other markings. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; [xiii], 92, pages . View more info

Recherches sur les modifications de l'atmosphère. Contenant l'histoire critique du baromètre et du thermomètre, un traité sur la construction de ces instrumens, des expériences relatives à leurs usages, et principalement à la mesure des hauteurs, et principalement à la mesure des hauteurs et à la correction des réfractions moyennes. Four volume set.

By: J. A. (Jean-Andre) de Luc

Price: $700.00

Publisher: Paris, Duchesne: 1784

Edition: Nouvelle

Seller ID: 1437


Paris: Duchesne. Very Good. 1784. Nouvelle. Hardcover. Early to mid-nineteenth century green cloth binding for the Bibliothek des Techn. Militär Comité with their deaccession stamp. A little used, sound, crisp and clean set. xvi, 296, vii, 336, viii, 334, vii, 367 (1) pp. with 7 folded engraved plates.; 8vo . View more info

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The Book of Nature; containing Information for Young People who think of Getting Married, on the Philosophy of Procreation and Sexual Intercourse; showing how to prevent conception and to avoid child-bearing : also, rules for management during labor and child-birth.

By: James Ashton

Price: $1,610.00

Publisher: New York, Wallis & Ashton: 1861

Seller ID: 1592


New York: Wallis & Ashton. Very Good. 1861. An intelligent and liberal explanation of human sexual physiology with 9 surprisingly graphic plates (8 of which are colored, 4 folding) including intricacies of the sexual organs which wouldn't be publicly available for another hundred years. "The Book of Nature is unparalleled in the accuracy of the information it provides, and is superior even to many treatises written by and for a professional audience on sexual ... View more info

In the Shadow of Man

By: Jane Goodall

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Norwalk, Easton Press: 2001

Edition: Signed Collector's Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 1777


Norwalk: Easton Press. As New. 2001. Signed Collector's Edition. Hardcover. Full calf, gilt decor, raised bands, all edges gilt. An as new copy, signed by Jane Goodall; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author . View more info

Sendschreiben an die Hochberühmte naturae curiosos: Von etlichen in der Chymie außgelassenen Stucken, durch welcher Anleytung nicht geringe, bißher aber für unwesentlich gehaltene Geheimnussen wolmeinend eröffnet, dargethan und erwiesen werden

By: Joel Langelott

Price: $222.00

Publisher: Nuremberg, Adam Jonathan Felssecher: 1729

Seller ID: 1628


Nuremberg: Adam Jonathan Felssecher. Very Good. 1729. AA 3 & 4, BB8,CC3. pp382-406. Recent half-cloth over marbled boards, light browning. 2 plates one of which is folding. 1729 re-issue of 1672 publication. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 26 pages . View more info

Every man his own teacher, or, Lancaster's theory of education, practically displayed: being an introduction to arithmetic, written in thirteen parts: To which are annexed thirty-two cards of Lessons to be suspended in the school-room conformably to the Lancaster Plan

By: John Preston

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Albany, Published for the Author; printed by E & E Hosford: 1817

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3474


Albany: Published for the Author; printed by E & E Hosford. Good. 1817. First Edition. Full calf. The whole is calculated for the use of families destitute of a school, for school-masters, and for the amusement of private gentlemen. Front board detached; lacking rear board & blank fly; light to moderate foxing. Referenced "cards" not present. Includes two page list of Subscribers to rear.; 8vo ; 520,[ii] pages . First Edition. View more info