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SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY

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BEYOND THE SOLAR SYSTEM
Written by Willy Ley. Illustrated by Chesley Bonestell.
Stock no. 2126345
Published by Sidgwick & Jackson. 1st 1965. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, gilt title to spine. Paintings by Bonestell. In this book the famous collaborators Bonestell and Ley invite you to accompany them on a voyage to the strange stellar systems in the nearby regions of our galaxy. Bumping to corners. White marks along cover edges. Wrapper is price-cut with edge-creasing and chips; some chipping of laminate.

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KNOWLEDGE FLOWS IN NATIONAL SYSTEMS OF INNOVATION
Written by Roberto E. Lopez-Martinez; Andrea Piccaluga.
Stock no. 2126320
Published by Edward Elgar. 2000. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A Comparative Analysis of Sociotechnical Constituencies in Europe and Latin America. New Horizons in the Economics of Innovation. ISBN: 1840642955. Some wear to cover edges. A few page corner creases. Wrapper is edge-creased.

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COSMIC IMPACT
Written by John Keith Davies.
Stock no. 2126310
Published by Fourth Estate. 1st 1986. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Every day tons of cosmic dust enter the Earth's atmosphere and burn up as falling starts. Sometimes larger stones fall from the sky to the land as meteorites, perhaps causing minor damage in the process.... This book draws together different branches of science and presents a picture of why such collisions occur, what happens when they do, and what the consequences of one might be for the Earth and its inhabitants. ISBN: 0947795200. SIGNED by author to title page. Bumping along cover edges. A few marks to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased.

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THE ARCHAEOLOGY OF HUMAN BONES
Written by Simon Mays.
Stock no. 2126210
Published by Routledge. 2nd 2010. Very good condition.

Card wraps. Second edition. B/w photos and diagrams. This book provides an up-to-date account of the scientific analysis of human skeletal remains from archaeological sites. ISBN: 9780415480918. Some light creasing to cover corners.

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ANOMALOUS SCATTERING
Written by S. Ramaseshan; S.C. Abrahams.
Stock no. 2126206
Published by Munksgaard. 1st 1975. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Proceedings of an Inter-Congress Conference organized by the Commission on Crystallographic Apparatus of the International Union of Crystallogaphy and held 22-26 April 1974 in Madrid, Spain. ISBN: 8716018435. Bumping to spine, with some chipping to base. Inscription in ink and name and address label to front endpaper. Page edge browning. Wrapper is edge-creased and browned, with some chipping and a little loss.

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PROBLEMS IN MACHINE DESIGN
Written by Charles H. Innes.
Stock no. 2125958
Published by The Technical Publishing Co. Ltd.. Circa 1894. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth with gilt titles and blind decorations. B/w diagrams. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. A few marks and scuffs to covers. Browning to endpapers and outer page edges.

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THROWING FIRE PROJECTILE TECHNOLOGY THROUGH HISTORY
Written by Alfred W. Crosby.
Stock no. 2125837
Published by Cambridge University Press; Press Syndicate Of The University Of Cambridge. 1st 2002. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Historian Crosby looks at hard, accurate throwing and the manipulation of fire as unique human capabilities. ISBN: 0521791588. Wrapper is edge-creased.

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THE DOUBLE HELIX
Written by James D. Watson.
Stock no. 2125768
Published by Folio Society. 2010. Fine condition.

A Personal Account of the Discovery of the Structure of DNA. Black cloth spine with gilt green title, black paper boards with green pattern. Black endpapers. B/w photos and diagrams. Slip case is very good; bumping to a couple of corners; a few scuff marks.

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COLOUR TRAVELS THROUGH THE PAINTBOX
Written by Victoria Finlay.
Stock no. 2125767
Published by Folio Society. 2009. Fine condition.

How humans have attempted to reproduce nature's colours. Vivid colours of the rainbow covers. Colour illustrations. 424 pages. Contained in a better than very good slip case that has just a few light marks.

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EASY & NOT-SO-EASY PIECES
Written by Richard Feynman.
Stock no. 2125763
Published by Folio Society. 2008. Fine condition.

Red cloth boards with gilt & white decorations, gilt title to spine. Gold endpapers. Colour & b/w illustrations. Slip case in very good condition; a few indentation marks.

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THERE IS LIFE ON MARS
Written by Earl Nelson.
Stock no. 2125572
Published by Werner Laurie. 1st 1955. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Green cloth with gilt title to spine. B/w photos. Some browning to edges of covers. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with edge-creasing and a few nicks; browned.

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ABC ROCKETS AND SPACE TRAVEL
Written by Maurice F. Allward; John W.R. Taylor.
Stock no. 1816143
Published by Ian Allan. Circa 1956. Slightly better than very good condition.

Small format. Pictorial cardwraps. Stapled binding. B/w photos and drawings. 64 pages. Light rubbing to spine. Rear cover browned and has a store rubber ink stamp to top edge. Contents clean.

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