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1 Journal of the American Scientific Affiliation, An Evangelical Perspective on science and the Christian Faith, Vol. 26, Number 2, June 1974, Scientific Inputs to Biblical Studies
Elgin, IL The American Scientific Affiliation, 1974 First Edition Soft cover Good Soft cover 4to 11" - 13" tall 
Back cover is discolored. Binding is tight, internals unmarked. Has a fainy musty odor. Includes discussion of science and issues of authorship, canon, culture, dietary laws, historicity, and linguistics, as well as an article titled "Is there a Christian basis for a sexual revolution?" Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 6.00 USD
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2 OAO [Orbiting Astonomical Observatory Team]: Two Years of Scientific Achievement
Soft Cover Very Good Soft Cover 4to 11" - 13" tall 
Illustrated with color charts. Undated, but c. 1971. Oblong, in illustrated stiff wrappers. A summary of two years of continuous observation from the OAO-2. Light cover wear; previous owner's name on front endpaper. Tight binding, no internal markings. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 6.00 USD
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Symmetries in Science II, Gruber, Bruno and Romuald Lenczewski, eds.
3 Gruber, Bruno and Romuald Lenczewski, eds. Symmetries in Science II
New York Plenum Press, 1986 First Edition Hardcover Good Hardcover 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
A perfectly serviceable reference copy; nothing fancy, but complete and sturdy. Ex-library copy with usual markings to spine, endpapers, etc., but minimally so. Volume contains scholarly apparatus in the form of, e.g., notes, index, and bibliography. Black-and-white illustrations and diagrams, mathematics and equations, galore. x + 607 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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The Scientific Revolution, 1500-1800: the formation of the modern scientific attitude, Hall, A.R.
4 Hall, A.R. The Scientific Revolution, 1500-1800: the formation of the modern scientific attitude
London Longmans, Green and Co., 1954 First Edition Hardcover Good Acceptable Hardcover 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Sturdy, attractive, tightly bound, internally clean hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, neat and tidy paste-downs; not ex-library, with neither highlighting nor underlining. Dust Jacket is heavily worn, with sunning, smudges, and chipping. Light dust-staining to top-edge. Price sticker on lower corner of front jacket flap. Blue cloth over boards with gilt lettering to spine. Black-and-white illustration at frontis. Volume contains scholarly apparatus in the form of, e.g., notes, index, and bibliography. xvii + 390 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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The Scientific Aspects of Luther Burbank's Work, Jordan, David Starr and Vernon L. Kellogg
5 Jordan, David Starr and Vernon L. Kellogg The Scientific Aspects of Luther Burbank's Work
San Francisco A.M. Robertson, 1909 First Edition Hardcover Good Poor Hardcover 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
A perfectly serviceable reference copy, discussing the scientific work and scientific aspects of this botanist and geneticist; nothing fancy, but complete and sturdy. Some discoloration to brown linen cloth boards, else interior bright and clean, unmarked. Frontispiece photograph of Luther Burbank with tissue-guard, and illustrated with photo plates throughout. Previous owner's inscription, neatly rendered. The remains of the dust jacket are laid in, and housed in a plastic bag. Volume contains scholarly apparatus in the form of, e.g., notes, index, and bibliography. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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6 Keuttner, J.P. Man's Geophysical Environment, Its Study from Space. A report to the Administrator of ESSA, March 1988
Washington, D. C. US Department of Commerce, Environmental Science Services Administration, 1988 Soft Cover Very Good Soft Cover 4to 11" - 13" tall 
Clean, tight, and unmarked, with minor cover wear. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 4.50 USD
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Magnetic Observatory Manual, McComb, H. E.
7 McComb, H. E. Magnetic Observatory Manual
Washington, D. C. United States Government Printing Office, 1952 First Edition Hardcover Very Good No Dust Jacket Hardcover Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall 
Ex-library hardcover copy, with white ink call numbers on spine, library bookplate on front paste-down, bar code sticker on front free endpaper, "Date Due" slip on rear paste-down, library ownership stamps on all page block edges and on title page and rear paste-down. Covers a little rubbed at spine ends and corners, small glue stains on rear endpapers and on last leaf of index (all text legible). Otherwise square, tightly bound, not faded, and clean. A few black-and-white photos of equipment. Special Publication #283 of the U.S. Department of Commerce. 232 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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8 Menzel, Donald H., Bhatnagar, Prabhu Lal and Hari K. Sen Stellar Interiors, The International Astrophysics Series, Volume 6
New York John Wiley and Sons Inc., 1963 First Edition Hard Cover Good No Dust Jacket Hard Cover 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Tightly bound copy with light wear to boards. Previous owner's bookplate on the front pastedown, and name stamp on the front free endpaper. Sporadic marginal notations. 309 pp, plus index. Chapters cover Quantam statistics and degenerate matter; Mean molecular weight for a perfect gas; radiation and radiative equilibrium; thermodynamics of a perfect gas and radition; the steller opacity of a perfect gas; energy of stars; fundamental equations of stellar structure; homogeneous composite models; white dwarf stars, evolution of starts, formation of elements, and more. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 4.00 USD
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Pepys' Diary and The New Science, Nicolson, Marjorie Hope
9 Nicolson, Marjorie Hope Pepys' Diary and The New Science
Charlottesville, Virginia The University Press of Virginia, 1965 First Edition Hardcover Good Hardcover 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
A perfectly serviceable reference copy; nothing fancy, but complete and sturdy. Ex-library copy with usual markings to spine, endpapers, etc., but structurally sound and internally clean. Volume contains scholarly apparatus in the form of, e.g., notes, index, and bibliography. 198 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 7.00 USD
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A History of Science, Sarton, George
10 Sarton, George A History of Science
New York W.W. Norton, 1970 Good 
A perfectly serviceable reference copy; nothing fancy, but complete and sturdy. Ex-library copy with usual markings to spine, endpapers, etc., and complete in two volumes. Rebound for library use in grey cloth, remarkably clean of interior. xxvi + 646 pp. + xxvi + 554 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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The Autobiography of Isaac Jones Wistar 1827-1905: half a century in War and Peace, Wistar, Isaac Jones
11 Wistar, Isaac Jones The Autobiography of Isaac Jones Wistar 1827-1905: half a century in War and Peace
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Wistar Institute of Anatomy and Biology, 1937 Second Edition Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Hardcover Large 8vo 9" - 10 
Sturdy, attractive, tightly bound, internally clean hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, neat and tidy paste-downs; not ex-library, with neither highlighting nor underlining. Rich blue cloth covers, very handsomely and sturdily produced, with sharp and distinct gilt lettering of title to cover and spine. Fully intact dust jacket, illustrated, showing only very minor wear, not price-clipped, but machine-clipped, sunned. Heavy, oversized, thick quarto volume. viii + 528 pp, including a frontispiece portrait of Wistar, lots of photos, a fold-out map, an appendix, an index. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 16.00 USD
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