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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: $9.34

Publisher: Associated Faculty Pr Inc: 1971

Seller ID: 107724


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


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: $16.90

Publisher: AuthorHouse: 2011

Seller ID: 102186


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: $35.24

Publisher: Cittadella, Italy, Biblos Edizioni: 1992

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 86682


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


Nice Firm Clean copy ! 160 pages. View more info

Darwin

By: Bradford, Gamaliel

Price: $27.31

Publisher: Boston, MA, Houghton Mifflin: 1926

Edition: 2nd Printing.

Seller ID: 115107


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


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 desc... View more info

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

By: Creswell, Clarendon Hyde

Price: $19.82

Publisher: Oliver and Boyd: 1926

Seller ID: 102170


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: $11.81

Publisher: The Macmillan Company: 1930

Seller ID: 107730


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: $8.15

Publisher: W.B. Saunders company: 1920

Seller ID: 108333


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: $7.75

Publisher: Prentice Hall: 1963

Seller ID: 99564


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

Principles of Evolution: A Philosophic Essay

By: Eldridge, Fernald M.

Price: $53.11

Publisher: Self-Published: 1914

Inscription: Presented by Author to nurses of Chelsea Home H

Seller ID: 46986


Presented by Author to nurses of Chelsea Home Hospital. Rambling collection of essays dealing with Evolution, History of Science, and random facts. Author committed suicide using 5 methods. Undated. Tight copy ! Red cloth binding, white paper covered boards. Previous owner ink stamp. 1916 newspaper article pasted on front endpaper: MAINE MAN MAKES HIS SUICIDE QUINTUPLY SURE Pins Picture of Estranged Wife to Coat Before Deed. Fernald M. Eldridge, 35, of Hallowell, committ... View more info

The History of the Boston Medical Library.

By: Farlow, John W.

Price: $13.68

Publisher: Norwood, MA, The Plimpton Press: 1918

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 110450


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: $47.37

Publisher: The Classics of Medicine Library: 1990

Seller ID: 108519


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

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Dandy of Johns Hopkins

By: Fox, William Lloyd

Price: $40.99

Publisher: Williams & Wilkins: 1984

Seller ID: 108489


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Unmarked. 293 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


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


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Unmarked. Light general wear. 736 pages. View more info

Benjamin Silliman 1779-1864. Pathfinder in American Science

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

Price: $8.21

Publisher: New York, NY, Henry Schuman: 1947

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 112432


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: $26.44

Publisher: Cartermill International: 1985

Seller ID: 113558


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


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


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


Nice Firm Clean copy ! 435 pages. View more info

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The Parsimonious Universe: Shape and Form in the Natural World

By: Hildebrandt, Stefan; Tromba, Anthony

Price: $19.67

Publisher: Copernicus: 1996

Seller ID: 117310


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: $36.43

Publisher: William Wood & Co: 1929

Seller ID: 104677


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


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


Nice Firm Clean copy ! 182 pages. View more info

The Life and Work of Sigmund Freud. Three Volumes, Boxed Set

By: Jones, Ernest

Price: $22.75

Publisher: New York, NY, Basic Books: 1962

Seller ID: 115726


Moderate general wear. Slipcase aged. 428 + 512 + 537 pages. View more info

The New Perspective: An Essay

By: Jordan, Rudolf.

Price: $8.34

Publisher: The University of Chicago Press: 1951

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 97407


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

The Apologie and Treatise of Ambroise Pare

By: Keynes, Geoffrey (Editor)

Price: $9.03

Publisher: University of Chicago Press: 1952

Seller ID: 102625


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


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

Isaac Newton, Historian

By: Manuel, Frank E.

Price: $22.75

Publisher: Cambridge University Press: 1963

Seller ID: 110521


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


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


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: $26.35

Publisher: Harvard University Press: 1958

Seller ID: 121568


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

The Crime of Claudius Ptolemy

By: Newton, Professor Robert R.

Price: $63.11

Publisher: The Johns Hopkins University Press: 1977

Seller ID: 115377


Nice Firm Clean copy ! 411 pages. View more info

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Commentary on the Medical Writings of Rudolf Virchow: Based on Schwalbe's Virchow-Bibliographie, 1843-1901 (Norman Bibliography Series)

By: Rather, L. J.

Price: $114.00

Publisher: Jeremy Norman Co: 1990

Seller ID: 108345


Crisp Firm Clean copy ! In original shrinkwrap! 236 pages. Rudolf Ludwig Carl Virchow (1821-1902) was a German doctor, anthropologist, pathologist, prehistorian, biologist, writer, editor, and politician, known for his advancement of public health. He is known as 'the father of modern pathology' because his work helped to discredit humourism, bringing more science to medicine. He is also known as the founder of social medicine and veterinary pathology, and to his colleag... View more info

The New England Journal of Medicine, Vol. 1

By: Relman, Arnold S Ed - Related Name: Massachusetts Medical Society

Price: $11.79

Publisher: Massachusetts Medical Society Boston: 1986

Seller ID: 110038


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Unmarked. 112 pages. View more info

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History of the Hour: Clocks and Modern Temporal Orders

By: Rossum, Dohrn-Van; Gerhard; Dunlap, Thomas (Translator)

Price: $54.72

Publisher: University Of Chicago Press: 1998

Seller ID: 120472


Some general wear. Light foxing on front half-title page. 455 pages. View more info

The Impact of Science on Society

By: Russell, Bertrand

Price: $31.92

Publisher: New York, NY, Simon and Schuster: 1953

Edition: First Edition. 1st Printing.

Seller ID: 121564


Nice Firm Clean copy ! 114 pages. View more info

Introduction to the History of Science Volume III: Science and Learning in the Fourteenth Century (In 2 Parts)

By: Sarton, George

Price: $72.91

Publisher: Baltimore, MD, Williams & Wilkins for Carnegie Institution: 1948

Seller ID: 73121


2 large books. Ex-Library, Usual Markings. Moderate general wear. 2155 pages. View more info

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Comets, Popular Culture, and the Birth of Modern Cosmology

By: Schechner, Sara

Price: $9.44

Publisher: Princeton University Press: 1997

Seller ID: 112333


Nice Firm Clean copy ! 365 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


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

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

By: Thoms, Herbert

Price: $7.75

Publisher: Shoe String Press: 1960

Seller ID: 104784


Moderate general wear. 199 pages. View more info

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Houses for Science: A Pictorial History of Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory

By: Watson, Elizabeth L.; Watson, James D.

Price: $68.40

Publisher: Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Press: 1991

Inscription: Signed by James Watson on Title page with Prese

Seller ID: 113572


Signed by James Watson on Title page with Presentation notation, with date. Jacket has two short medium depth scratches on rear side and some minor creasing on upper spine. Jacket has no tears. 349 pages. View more info