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AIR, WIND AND FLIGHT
Written by F.E. Newing; Richard Bowood. Illustrated by J.H. Wingfield.
Stock no. 1320648
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. 1st 1963. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Ladybird Series 621. Buff boards with colour vignette and titles. Colour illustrations. Answers to fascinating questions found by experiments. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Contents fine. Dustwrapper is slightly edge rubbed, small tear to top edge of rear panel.

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MAGNETS, BULBS AND BATTERIES
Written by F.E. Newing; Richard Bowood. Illustrated by J.H. Wingfield.
Stock no. 1320646
Published by Wills & Hepworth Ltd.. Circa 1965. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Ladybird Series 621. Buff boards with colour vignette and titles. Colour illustrations. Spine bumped and slightly browned. Dustwrapper is slightly edge rubbed and lightly grubby to rear panel. Tally is 120.

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A COURSE IN MULTIVARIABLE CALCULUS AND ANALYSIS (UNDERGRADUATE TEXTS IN MATHEMATICS)
Written by Sudhir R. Ghorpade; Balmohan V. Limaye.
Stock no. 1820321
Published by Springer. Circa 2009. Very good condition.

This self-contained textbook gives a thorough exposition of multivariable calculus. Blue and yellow glazed boards. ISBN: 9781441916204. Spine lightly faded. Title page is MISSING. Contents clean.

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THE SUPER SCIENCE BOOK
Written by Kate Petty. Illustrated by Jennie Maizels.
Stock no. 1319100
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st 2002. Good condition.

From the kitchen to the playground, you can discover science for yourself in this truly interactive pop-up book. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0370325842. Slight rubbing to spine and corners. Spine slightly faded and small split to top of spine. A piece is missing from the last pop-up scene otherwise contents in good working order.

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THE EVEN MORE AMAZING SCIENCE POP-UP BOOK
Written by Chris Oxlade.
Stock no. 2132954
Published by Franklin Watts. 1st 1997. Very good condition.

A 3-Dimensional Exploration by Jay Young. Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Contains a working gravity-clock, binoculars, scales, telephone, phenakistoscope and abacus. ISBN: 0749625600. Bumping to corners. All pieces and pop-ups appear present and in very good working order.

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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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POPULAR LECTURES FOR YOUNG PEOPLE AND HALF HOURS WITH THE ALCHEMISTS
Written by John Henry Pepper.
Stock no. 1318703
Published by Sampson Low And Son. 1855. Almost very good condition.

Green embossed cloth, gilt titles to front and spine. 43 b/w illustrations (mainly text illlustrations). Spine and corners bumped, a few small dents to cover edges. Spine browned. Browning and fingering to page edges. New endpapers. Musty smell to contents (tobacco?).

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ADVANCE IN THE AIR
Written by F.V. Monk; H.T. Winter.
Stock no. 1818733
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The advances in the science and art of aerial travel of the time. Written for boys and girls. Blue cloth. B/w photos and diagrams. Top edge blue. Bookplate to front pastedown. Foxing to text block and prelims. A few grubby marks present. One gathering is bound upside-down pages 128-144. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is grubby and scuffed to rear panel.

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THE YOUNG ASTRONOMER AND HIS TELESCOPE
Written by Patrick Moore.
Stock no. 2130934
Published by Keith Reid. 1st 1974. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Answers the questions so often asked. Green boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0904094081. Top corner of front endpaper has been cut off. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a faded spine.

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THE WEATHER
Written by Francis Wilson. Illustrated by Philip Jacobs.
Stock no. 1316914
Published by Macdonald & Co. (Publishers) Ltd.; Purnell. 1st 1987. Slightly better than very good condition.

BBC Weatherman Francis Wilson explains the mysteries of the world's weather and reveals the secrets of forecasting in this colourful action pop-up book. Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. A unique 3-d pop-up book. Paper Engineering by Paul Wilgress. ISBN: 0361075162. Slight bumping and rubbing to spine and corners. Slight fading to spine. Contents fine.

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MILLS AND BIG WHEELS
Written by Peter Firmin. Illustrated by Peter Firmin.
Stock no. 2121991
Published by A. & C. Black. 1st 1994. Very good condition.

Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Make it Work! Series. Easy-to-make working models powered by wind, sand and water. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0713636238. Light bumping to spine. A few marks to outer page edges.

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EAGLE BOOK OF HOW IT WORKS
No author listed.
Stock no. 1504118
Published by Longacre Press. 1st 1962. Slightly better than good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Written with great care in straight forward, non-technical language and illustrated with many fascinating photographs and explanatory drawings. Large format. Blue boards, dark blue title to spine. 192 pages. Minimal bumping to spine, heavy bumping to corners. Wear to bottom edge of front cover, light browning to some cover edges. Heavy foxing to title page, frontis and half-title page. Light foxing to page edges. Book has musty smell. Price-cut dustwrapper is edge worn, torn and creased. Large tear to front panel, stain to bottom part of spine and panels alongside. Some browning. Clear tape stuck on verso to edges and tears. Foxed.

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