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ENGLISH NATURALISTS FROM NECKHAM TO RAY
Written by Charles E. Raven.
Stock no. 1712293
Published by Cambridge University Press. 1st 1947. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A Study of the making of the modern world. History of the science of Zoology and Botany through a few famous scientist. Tape residue to wrapper.
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AN INTRODUCTION TO OUR DYNAMIC PLANET
Written by Nick Rogers.
Stock no. 1605832
Published by Cambridge University Press. 2007. Slightly better than very good condition.

Large format. Card wraps. Colour photos and illustrations. 390 pages. ISBN: 9780521729543. Inside covers are grubby. Contents fine.
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COGNITIVE FOUNDATIONS OF NATURAL HISTORY TOWARDS AN ANTROPOLOGY OF SCIENCE
Written by Scott Atran.
Stock no. 1809431
Published by Cambridge University Press. 1st 1990. Fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A cognitive reconstruction of the conceptual development of a scientific discipline, a landmark in anthropology, psychology, and the history and philosophy of science. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. xii and 360 pages including index. ISBN: 0521372933. Previous owner's address label to front pastedown else a fine copy. Dustwrapper is faded to spine.
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THE ARBORESCENT HABIT IN ANGIOSPERMS: A REVIEW
Written by H. Bancroft.
Stock no. 1809063
Published by Cambridge University Press. 1931. Good condition.

Plain paperwraps. New Phytologist Reprint, No. 19 (From The New Phytologist, Vol. XXIX, Nos. 3 and 4, 1930). B/w figures. 64 pages. Covers detached and marked with tape at spine edge. Spine worn with loss. Inscription in ink to inside front cover. Contents clean.
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HISTORY OF THE AUSTRALIAN VEGETATION: CRETACEOUS TO RECENT
Written by Robert S. Hill.
Stock no. 1809061
Published by Cambridge University Press. 1st 1994. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A detailed synopsis of the critical events that led to the evolution of the unique Australian flora and the wide variety of vegetational types contained within it. Green boards, gilt title to spine. B/w maps and charts. x and 433 pages including index. ISBN: 0521401976. Corners bumped. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is slightly grubby.
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PAST AND PRESENT VEGETATION OF THE ISLE OF SKYE: A PALAEOECOLOGICAL STUDY
Written by H.J.B. Birks.
Stock no. 1809027
Published by Cambridge University Press. 1st 1973. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Green cloth, gilt title to spine. Four main parts: a general introduction to the nature of the investigation and an explanation of the nomenclature and terminology used throughout the volume; a survey of the present-day flora and vegetation of the Isle of Skye; techniques used in the palaeocological investigations; and a reconstruction of the ecosystem of Skye in Late-Devensian times as determined by theses techniques. xi and 415 pages including index. ISBN: 0521085330. Minor foxing to text block. Dustwrapper is lightly edge-worn with a few small closed tears, no loss.
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ROLLS-ROYCE MEMORIES
Written by H. Massac Buist.
Stock no. 1711187
Published by Cambridge University Press. 1st 1926. Very good condition.

Brown cloth spine. Grey boards. Printed for private circulation at the Cambridge University Press. A Coming-Of-Age Souvenir. B/w photos. Some foxing. Coves marked.
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CLIMATE CHANGE AND VARIABILITY A SOUTHERN PERSPECTIVE
Written by A.B. Pittock; et al.
Stock no. 1710862
Published by Cambridge University Press. 1st 1978. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

B/w maps. ISBN: 0521215625. Tape marks to endpapers.
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ADHESIVES IN CIVIL ENGINEERING
Written by G.C. Mays; A.R. Hutchinson.
Stock no. 2113396
Published by Cambridge University Press. 1st 1992. Slightly better than very good condition.

A complete and clear introduction to the use of adhesives to form load-bearing joints in bridges, civil engineering and building structures. B/w diagrams and tables. ISBN: 052132677X. Spine is bumped and faded. Couple of corners are bumped. Contents are excellent.
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SPACELAB: RESEARCH IN EARTH ORBIT
Written by David Shapland; Michael Rycroft.
Stock no. 1808047
Published by Cambridge University Press. 1st 1984. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Charting the twelve-year programme of spacelab's development from he spark of its conception to the blaze of its perfect launch on the Space Shuttle in November 1983. Red boards, gilt title to spine. Colour & b/w photos. 192 pages including index. ISBN: 0521260779. Blue dustwrapper is edge-worn especially to top & tail of spine, faded to spine and browned at top edges of flaps.
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STORY OF THE W AND Z
Written by Peter Watkins.
Stock no. 1808046
Published by Cambridge University Press. 1st 1986. Very good condition.

A first-hand account of one of the most important scientific discoveries of the twentieth century. Cardwraps. x and 240 pages including index. ISBN: 0521318750. Covers lightly scuffed. Light page edge browning else contents fine.
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THE SYSTEMATIC EXPERIMENT: A GUIDE FOR ENGINEERS AND INDUSTRIAL SCIENTISTS
Written by J.C. Gibbings.
Stock no. 1808040
Published by Cambridge University Press. 1st 1986. Very good condition.

How to plan, execute, analyse and write up an experiment. Cardwraps. ix and 352 pages including index. ISBN: 0521312175. Spine browned. Page edges browning else contents clean.
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