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The Aarhus Meteorites, Callisen, Karen and Hans Pauly
1 Callisen, Karen and Hans Pauly The Aarhus Meteorites
Kobenhavn Matematisk-Fysiske Meddelelser udgivet af Det Kongelige Danske Videnskabernes Selskab, 1963 Softcover Good Softcover 12mo 7" - 7 
A perfectly serviceable reference copy; nothing fancy, but complete and sturdy. Offprint from 1963 from 26 pp., and with plentiful black-and-white photographics. Uncut top edges. Printed wrappers, sunned a bit, mildly soiled, and with an ink-stamp to top edge. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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2 Cardus, J.O. Determinacion de la Influencia de la Luna en la Declinacion en Moca (Fernando Poo)
Roquetas, 1975 First Edition Thus Soft Cover Good Soft Cover 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Spanish language text, astronomy, lunar and solar movements. Printed wrappers, stapled text, sunning to wrappers, else clean and unmarked. Publicaciones del Observatorio del Ebro, Miscelanea - N.o 34. 51-70 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 6.00 USD
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A Three-Dimensional Spectral Classification of G and K Stars, Gyldenkerne, Kjeld
3 Gyldenkerne, Kjeld A Three-Dimensional Spectral Classification of G and K Stars
Kobenhavn Mathematisk-fysiske Skrifter Det Kongelige Danske, 1964 First Edition Softcover Good Softcover 4to 11" - 13" tall 
Sturdy, still tightly bound softcover copy, minor to moderate wear of covers and text-block, but with neither underlining nor highlighting. Perfectly readable, usable copy. Ink stamps to front, printed covers, else clean and unmarked of interior. Bind 2, Number 9, being a tall quarto, and with 56 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 14.00 USD
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4 Hirshfeld, Alan and Roger W. Sinnott Sky Catalogue 2000.0, Volume 1: Stars to Magnitude 8.0
Cambridge, Massachusetts Sky Publishing Corporation, 1982 Hard Cover Near Fine No Dust Jacket Hard Cover Folio 13" - 23" tall 
Sturdy, attractive hardcover copy, oversized, folio edition format, spine and binding tight, pages bright and clear, and only minimal wear to covers and tips. Slight foxing to page-edges in top gutter, but else Fine. Tips unbruised, internally clean. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 33.60 USD
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The Nebular Hypothesis & Modern Cosmogony, being the Halley Lecture, Delivered on 23 May, 1922, Jeans, J.H.
5 Jeans, J.H. The Nebular Hypothesis & Modern Cosmogony, being the Halley Lecture, Delivered on 23 May, 1922
Oxford, England The Clarendon Press, 1923 First Edition Softcover Very Good Softcover 12mo 7" - 7 
Published by the Clarendon Press for Oxford University Press, Oxford, 1923, being an offprint in printed soft grey wrappers, and with ex-libris ink-stamp and penned inscription to front covers, else clean and unmarked of interior. This Halley Lecture was delivered by Sir James Hopwood Jeans, an English physicist, astronomer and mathematician who made important contributions in many areas of physics, including quantum theory, the theory of radiation and stellar evolution. Laid in is a single sheet of typescript from probably a student, dated to 1923-1924. Scarce in the trade, and housed in a plastic sleeve. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Proceedings of the Ninth Lunar and Planetary Science Conference: Volume 1: Petrogenetic Studies, the Moon and Meteorites; Volume 2: Lunar and Planetary Surfaces; Volume 3: The Moon and the Inner Solar System, Lunar and Planetary Institute
6 Lunar and Planetary Institute Proceedings of the Ninth Lunar and Planetary Science Conference: Volume 1: Petrogenetic Studies, the Moon and Meteorites; Volume 2: Lunar and Planetary Surfaces; Volume 3: The Moon and the Inner Solar System
New York Pergamon Press, 1978 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Hardcover Large 8vo 9" - 10 
Massively heavy, oversized volumes, complete in three volumes and in 2973 pp. overall. Sturdy, attractive, tightly bound, internally clean hardcover copies, with unbruised tips, neat and tidy paste-downs; not ex-library, with neither highlighting nor underlining. Some moderate wear to covers, a bit of scuffing to edges, mild soiling to a couple of volumes, and stuffed with black-and-white illustrations throughout. Escher illustrations to covers. Overall, a perfectly serviceable set and with sparkling, clean and unmarked interiors. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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Algunos Aspectos de la Radiacion Solar Global en el Observatorio del Ebro (Tortosa), Oriol, E. and M. Puigcerver
7 Oriol, E. and M. Puigcerver Algunos Aspectos de la Radiacion Solar Global en el Observatorio del Ebro (Tortosa)
Roquetas, 1975 First Edition Thus Soft Cover Good Soft Cover 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Spanish language softpaper wrapped copy, mild sunning to cover, but spine and binding are tight, interior clean and clear, if age-toned. Neither highlighting nor underlining anywhere. Profusely illustrated. No. 32 in the series Publicaciones del Observatorio del Ebro. Profusely illustrated with tables and diagrams Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 16.00 USD
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8 Oriol, E. and M. Puigcerver Algunos Aspectos de la Radiacion Solar Global en el Observatorio del Ebro (Tortosa)
Roquetas, 1974 First Edition Thus Soft Cover Good+ Soft Cover 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Spanish language softpaper wrapped copy, mild soiling and sunning to cover, but spine and binding are tight, interior clean and clear, if age-toned. Abstract in English. Only evidence of it having been withdrawn from an academic library (University of Cincinnati) is an ink-stamp on front cover, barely visible. Neither highlighting nor underlining anywhere. Profusely illustrated. No. 32 in the series Publicaciones del Observatorio del Ebro. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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On the Integration of Stellar Models in Radiative Equilibrium, Qvist, Bertil
9 Qvist, Bertil On the Integration of Stellar Models in Radiative Equilibrium
Helsingfors Societas Scientiarum Fennica, 1950 Softcover Good Softcover 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
A perfectly serviceable reference copy; nothing fancy, but complete and sturdy. Scarce in the trade, being an offprint of Volume XV. 8 of the Commentationes Physico-Mathematicae. Chipped printed wrappers, rear panel present but detached. Laid-in Errata sheet, chipped, spine to wrappers chipped, else interior complete, clean and unmarked. 139 pp., including lots of black-and-white illustrations, fold-out maps and charts. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Memoirs of the Royal Astronomical Society Vol. LIV--1899-1901, with five appendices and general index to vols. XXXIX to LIV, Royal Astronomical Society
10 Royal Astronomical Society Memoirs of the Royal Astronomical Society Vol. LIV--1899-1901, with five appendices and general index to vols. XXXIX to LIV
London Royal Astronomical Society, 1904 First Edition Thus Hardcover Good Hardcover 4to 11" - 13" tall 
Facsimiles of hand-lettered tables, and lots of lovely photographic plates from 1902. Sturdy, tightly bound, internally clean hardcover copy, neat and tidy paste-downs. Ex-library, former copy of the Washington Observatory at the University of Wisconsin, as stamped on the title page. Half-leather over marbled boards, rubbing to spine and corners. Bumping to spine head and foot, which are chipped. Reinforced hinges with toned text, one tear and stain from paper clip. Note of errata tipped in. Many tables, including 16 plates, some fold-outs (including of the solar eclipse from 1898) with scattered foxing. Book-plate from previous owner inside rear flap. 170 + 212 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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A Theater of the Planetary Houres for all Days of the Year (London 1631), Simotta, George
11 Simotta, George A Theater of the Planetary Houres for all Days of the Year (London 1631)
Amsterdam and New York, NY Theatrum Orbis Terrarum and Da Capo Press, 1971 9022104141 / 9789022104149 Hardcover Good No Dust Jacket Hardcover 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Thin hardcover copy, red cloth binding, dark blue labels lettered in gold on spine and on front cover, publisher's logo on front cover. Book is ex-library, with all usual markings. Spine and extreme top margin of back cover slightly faded; page block edges yellowed. Binding square and tight; text pages bright and unmarked. 1971 facsimile reprint of 1631 edition. iv + 33 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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The Future Orbit of Comet 1898 VII (Coddington-Pauly), Sinding, Erik
12 Sinding, Erik The Future Orbit of Comet 1898 VII (Coddington-Pauly)
Kobenhavn Det Kongelige Danske Videnskabernes Selskab, 1953 Softcover Very Good Softcover 12mo 7" - 7 
Scarce in the trade. A perfectly serviceable reference copy; nothing fancy, but complete and sturdy. 12 pp., with bibliography, housed in a sleeve, being an offprint bound in stapled, printed wrappers. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Bericht Uber Eine Expedition Nach Bossekop: zwecks photographischer aufnahmen und hohenmessungen von Nordlichtern, Stormer, Carl
13 Stormer, Carl Bericht Uber Eine Expedition Nach Bossekop: zwecks photographischer aufnahmen und hohenmessungen von Nordlichtern
Kristiana, 1911 First Edition Hardcover Good Hardcover 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
A serviceable reference copy; nothing fancy, but complete and collated, in German language. Moderate wear to covers and tips, cracking to and peeling away of three-quarters of backstrip, so handle with care, but now packaged in a plastic sleeve. Not ex-library, with neither highlighting nor underlining. Unbound copy of the original edition and then rebound, with paper-covered boards. Tons of black-and-white photos of the Northern Lights, graphs, charts, illustrations, and diagrams. An unusual item, scarce in the trade. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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Velocidad de Rotacion del Vector Bahia, Virgos, J. and J.O. Cardus
14 Virgos, J. and J.O. Cardus Velocidad de Rotacion del Vector Bahia
Roquetas, 1974 First Edition Thus Soft Cover Good Soft Cover 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Spanish language softpaper wrapped copy, mild sunning to cover, but spine and binding are tight, interior clean and clear, if age-toned. Neither highlighting nor underlining anywhere. Profusely illustrated. No. 32 in the series Publicaciones del Observatorio del Ebro. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 12.40 USD
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