SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
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Written by Arthur E. Shipley.
Stock no. 1816524
Published by Cambridge University Press. 2nd 1925. Slightly better than very good condition.
Second Edition. A Book for Elementary Students. Red cloth boards, gilt titles. B/w illustrations. 204 pages including index. Remains of dustwrapper neatly taped in to rear endpapers. A nice, bright copy.
AVIAN GENETICS A POPULATION AND ECOLOGICAL APPROACH
Written by F. Cooke; P.A. Buckley; John Maynard Smith.
Stock no. 2127758
Published by Academic Press. 1ST THUS 1989. Very good condition.
Card wraps. ISBN: 0121875717. Spine and cover edges are browned. Bookplate to inside front cover. From the personal library of Bryan L. Sage, distinguished naturalist and author.
THE GENE AN INTIMATE HISTORY
Written by Siddhartha Mukherjee.
Stock no. 2127713
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st 2016. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.
Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w and colour photos. ISBN: 9781847922632. Light foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few small marks.
ALTERNATIVE NUCLEAR FUTURES
Written by John Baylis; Robert O'Neill; Lee Butler; Lawrence Freedman; et al.
Stock no. 2127712
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 2000. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
The Role of Nuclear Weapons in the Post-Cold War World. Edited by Baylis and O'Neill with several contributors. ISBN: 019829624X. Light foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with some small nicks to corners.
ECOLOGY OF WORLD VEGETATION
Written by O.W. Archibold.
Stock no. 1816510
Published by Chapman & Hall. 1st 1995. Slightly better than very good condition.
A comprehensive source of information on vegetation structure and processes in a wide range of terrestrial and aquatic ecosystems. Large format. Pictorial glazed boards. B/w illustrations and charts. xi and 510 pages including index. ISBN: 0412442906. Rear board is a little scuffed and bumped with uneven fading and original publisher's price sticker attached. Contents clean.
ANIMAL BIOCHROMES AND STRUCTURAL COLOURS
Written by Denis L. Fox.
Stock no. 1816487
Published by Cambridge University Press. 1st 1953. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
Physical, Chemical, Distributional & Physiological Features of Coloured Bodies in the Animal World. Red cloth boards with gilt title to spine. 3 Colour plates plus numerous text figures and tables. Boards a little mottled. Bookplate of Bryan L. Sage (a distinguished naturalist) to front pastedown. Contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is a little scuffed and slightly faded.
AIR NAVIGATION (PART 2)
Written by E. Molloy.
Stock no. 2127576
Published by George Newnes Limited. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.
Dealing with magnetic compasses, navigational calculators, drift sights, sextants, directional radio systems and the use of radio beams. Blue cloth, gilt titles. Aeroplane Maintenance and Operation Series, Volume 23. Some browning to cover edges. Page browning, with some foxing. Wrapper is edge-creased with a couple of small tears and chips; browned to spine, with some foxing.
TILINGS AND PATTERNS
Written by Branko Grunbaum; G.C. Shephard.
Stock no. 2127183
Published by W.H. Freeman and Company. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
A truly authoritative, comprehensive, and systematic treatment of the subject of tilings and patterns, focusing on classification and enumeration of tilings. Written in a style that makes it accessible to readers with very little mathematical background. Thick, square format. Grey cloth boards, green foil title to spine. B/w diagrams throughout. ix and 700 pages including index. ISBN: 0716711931. Light wear to top & tail of spine, base of text block grubby. Some page edge creasing else contents clean. Dustwrapper is faded to spine and lightly edge-creased.
SHADOWS AND ENLIGHTENMENT
Written by Michael Baxandall.
Stock no. 2127127
Published by Yale University Press. 1997. Very good condition.
Card wraps. Shadows are holes in light. We see them all the time, and sometimes we notice them, but their part in our visual experience of the world in mysterious. In this book, an eminent art historian draws on contemporary cognitive science, 18th century theories of visual perception, and art history to discuss shadows and the visual knowledge they offer. ISBN: 0300059795. Some creasing to cover corners.
DIALOGUE CONCERNING THE TWO CHIEF WORLD SYSTEMS: PTOLEMAIC AND COPERNICAN
Written by Galileo Galilei; Stillman Drake; Albert Einstein; Dava Sobel.
Stock no. 2127100
Published by Folio Society. 2013. Fine condition.
Green decorated cloth. Black title box to spine; gilt title. Translated and with notes by Drake. Foreword by Einstein. Introduction by Sobel. Slip case is very good; some scuffs and marks.
EGF AT 50: THE FUTURE OF EUROPEAN GRASSLANDS
Written by A. Hopkins; R.P. Collins; et al.
Stock no. 2126615
Published by Ibers. 2014. Fine condition.
Heavy, yellow book. Volume 19 of Grassland Science in Europe series. Proceedings of the 25th General Meeting of the European Grassland Federation Aberystwyth, Wales 7-11 September 2014. ISBN: 9780992694012.
DEVIATE THE SCIENCE OF SEEING DIFFERENTLY
Written by Beau Lotto. Illustrated by Luna Margherita Cardilli; Ljudmilla Socci.
Stock no. 2126570
Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson. 1st 2017. Slightly better than very good condition.
Not just an illuminating account of the neuroscience of thought, behaviour and creativity: it is a call to action, enlisting readers in their own journey of self-discovery. ISBN: 9781474600330. Bumping to spine.