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BEYOND AMAZING
Written by Jay Young.
Stock no. 2132953
Published by Harperfestival. 1st USA 1997. Very good condition.

Six spectacular science pop-ups. Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0694010553. All parts and pop-ups appear to be present and in very good working order.

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PSYCHOLOGICAL TYPES
Written by C. G. Jung.
Stock no. 1819211
Published by Routledge. 1st thus 1991. Nearly fine condition.

First paperback edition, from Jung's Collected Works. First appeared in German in 1921. Pictorial cardwraps. 617 pages including index. ISBN: 9780415071772. Minor marks to spine and light scuffing to covers.

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THE AGE OF MACHINERY
Written by Alexander R. Horne.
Stock no. 1819205
Published by Blackie And Son Limited. Almost very good condition.

The Forces of Nature turned to the Service of Man. Some ordinary useful applications of the sciences explained in simple language for young people. Blue boards, pale blue titles. B/w illustrations. Boards marked, spine and title to spine faded. Endpapers and text block heavily browned. Rear pastedown has a sticky label stuck to it and pencil scribble. Rust spot to gutter edge of prelims.

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ECOLOGY OF SALT MARSHES AND SAND DUNES
Written by D.S Ranwell.
Stock no. 2132736
Published by Chapman & Hall. 1975. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Comparing and contrasting the salt marsh and sand dune habitats and the ecological processes operating within them. Black cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w plates and charts. ISBN: 0412105004. Ink stamp to front endpaper. Wrapper is edge-creased with faded spine and edges.

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THE ICONOGRAPHY OF LANDSCAPE
Written by Denis Cosgrove; Stephen Daniels.
Stock no. 2132677
Published by Cambridge University Press. 1989. Very good condition.

Cambridge Studies in Historical Geography Series. Essays on the symbolic representation, design and use of past environments. ISBN: 0521389151. Creasing to spine and a few corners. Couple of sticker glue marks to rear cover.

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PARACHUTES
Written by W.D. Brown; W.J. Duncan.
Stock no. 2131881
Published by Sir Isaac Pitman & Sons Ltd.. 1st 1951. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Stone cloth, green title to spine. B/w photos and diagrams, with relevant equations. Spine and cover edges are browned. Corners are bumped. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is creased and worn with tears and some loss.

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THE ABC OF GLIDING
Written by Fox Geen.
Stock no. 2131880
Published by George Allen & Unwin Ltd.. 1st 1952. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

B/w diagrams. Pale blue boards, black title to spine. Browning and foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is creased with edge-tears and chips; some loss; grubby in places.

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THE POWER OF STEAM
Written by Asa Briggs.
Stock no. 1818619
Published by Book Promotions Limited. 1st 1982. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

An illustrated history of the world's steam age. Colour & b/w illustrations. Pumping water, driving mills, propelling ships as well as railways. ISBN: 1871487501. Light rubbing to base of spine. Pictorial dustwrapper is unevenly faded to rear panel and rubbed at top of spine.

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INVENTIONS OF THE MIDDLE AGES
Written by Chiara Frugoni.
Stock no. 2131801
Published by Folio Society. 2007. Fine condition.

Black cloth spine with gilt title. Vivid pictorial boards illustrating some of the inventions. From table forks to buttons and underwear! Colour illustrations. 186 pages includes index. Slip case is very good - some bumps, scuffs and a few grubby marks.

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MERCATOR THE MAN WHO MAPPED THE PLANET
Written by Nicholas Crane.
Stock no. 1818557
Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson. 1st 2002. Nearly fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

A vivid biography of the man who created the first modern map of the world. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0297646656.

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CLASSIFICATION DES GROUPES DE LIE ALGEBRIQUES (2 VOLUMES)
Written by C. Chevalley; M. Lazard; et al.
Stock no. 1318287
Published by Secretariat Mathematique Paris. 1st 1958. Very good condition.

Large format. Card wraps. Cloth spines. Text in French. Title: Classification of algebraic groups: Volumes 1 + 2. Seminars by Chevalley 1956-1958. Creasing to corners. Some foxing, mostly to outer page edges.

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AN INTRODUCTION TO KNOT THEORY
Written by W.B. Raymond Lickorish.
Stock no. 1318285
Published by Springer. 1st 1997. Fine condition.

Glazed boards. Graduate Texts in Mathematics 175. With 114 illustrations. ISBN: 038798254X.

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