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Ig Nobel Prizes: the annals of Improbable Research (Ignobel), Abrahams, Marc
1 Abrahams, Marc Ig Nobel Prizes: the annals of Improbable Research (Ignobel)
Orion 2002 0752851500 / 9780752851501 First Edition Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
hardback book, as new, in a bright unclipped dustjacket. 320 pages celebrating all that is bizarre, weird and, frankly, improbable in real-life scientific research. 
Price: 9.50 GBP
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2 Anon Centre for Alternative Technology: information sheets
Machynlleth Centre for Alternative Technology 1977 First Edition Papers Fair 
58 A4 pages in a folded A3 sheet. Covers foxed at the edges. Info on energy generation, organic farming, recycling etc. 
Price: 7.00 GBP
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3 Anon Le Four Solaire d'Odeillo (Odeillo solar furnace)
France Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique 1975 First Edition Softcover Good 
Text in French. Large format, clean and tightly bound paperback original, stapled spine, glossy pictorial covers, no inscriptions, appears little used. Undated but appears mid 1970s. Unpaginated (12 pages), colour and black & white photos in the text. Texte en francais, bon, non paginé, 12 pages, ombreuses illustrations en noir et blanc et en couleurs, dans le texte 
Price: 6.00 GBP
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Today and tomorrow and...., Asimov, Isaac
4 Asimov, Isaac Today and tomorrow and....
Abelard-Schuman 1974 0200722069 / 9780200722063 First British Edition Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
Very clean, tightly bound book with no inscriptions, in a bright unclipped dustjacket which is lightly chipped at the corners & has the price ineffectually crossed out on the front foldover. Appears little used. xiv + 322 pages 
Price: 7.00 GBP
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5 Basalla, George; with, Coleman, William & Kargon, Robert H. (eds) Victorian science: a self-portrait from the presidential addresses of the British Association for the Advancement of Science
U.S.A Doubleday 1970 First Edition Softcover Very Good 
Clean and tightly bound paperback original, no inscriptions, mark at foot of spine where British Publishers price sticker was, but spine uncreased, appears little used. x + 510 pages, 12 illustrations on plates, index. 
Price: 9.00 GBP
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Children of the green earth: book four (4), Benton, Ellice G.
6 Benton, Ellice G. Children of the green earth: book four (4)
Sir Isaac Pitman & Sons Ltd 1938 First Edition Softcover Good 
Clean, tightly bound paperback, spine creased, foxed cloth covers rubbed & creased at corners, worn at spine ends, name on front endpaper. 164 pages, colourful idiosyncratic illustrations on plates and many drawings in the text. No date but appears to be late 1930s from other books advertised on last 2 pages 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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Unconventional imaging processes, Brinckman, Eric with Gerard Delzenne, Albert Poot & Jozef Willems
7 Brinckman, Eric with Gerard Delzenne, Albert Poot & Jozef Willems Unconventional imaging processes
Focal Press 1978 0240509463 / 9780240509464 First Edition Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
Very clean, tightly bound book with no inscriptions, in a bright unclipped dustjacket. 150 pages, 86 figures, 5 tables, bibliography, index. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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The Great Power-Line cover-up: how the Utilities & the Government are trying to hide the cancer hazards posed by electromagnetic fields, Brodeur, Paul
8 Brodeur, Paul The Great Power-Line cover-up: how the Utilities & the Government are trying to hide the cancer hazards posed by electromagnetic fields
USA Little, Brown & Company 1993 0316109096 / 9780316109093 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
Very clean, tightly bound book with no inscriptions, in a bright unclipped dustjacket. x + 325 pages, index. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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9 Brown, Olivia The Whipple Museum of the History of Science: catalogue 2 - balances and weights
Cambridge Whipple Museum 1982 First Edition Softcover Very Good 
Clean and tightly bound A4 size paperback original, stapled spine, no inscriptions, appears little used. 32 pages, illustrations in the text, index 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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Science for all (complete in 5 volumes), Brown, Robert (ed)
10 Brown, Robert (ed) Science for all (complete in 5 volumes)
Cassell & Company, Ltd. 1897 First Edition Hardcover Very Good 
Set of five hardbacks, all tightly bound in green cloth with gilt numbers on the spine, cloth has minor rubbing at corners, no inscriptions. All volumes have 384 pages and are illustrated by numerous engravings, and are individually indexed, and volume 5 has an index to the whole set (but see the next paragraph!). Volume 2 has the spine number upside down, and the volume with the number 3 on the spine is actually volume 5, and that with '5' on the spine should be 3. Sangorski & Sutcliffe would have a fit.... Heavy set, 3.8 kg unwrapped 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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The strange case of Mrs Hudson's cat: or Sherlock Holmes solves the Einstein mysteries, Bruce, Colin
11 Bruce, Colin The strange case of Mrs Hudson's cat: or Sherlock Holmes solves the Einstein mysteries
Vintage 1998 0099267691 / 9780099267690 First Edition; First Printing Softcover Fine 
Clean and tightly bound paperback original, no inscriptions, as new. x + 254 pages, illustrations in the text, index 
Price: 5.00 GBP
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Accumulators: charging, maintenance and care, Camm, F.J.
12 Camm, F.J. Accumulators: charging, maintenance and care
George Newnes, Ltd. 1930 First Edition Paperback Fair 
Decent booklet, pictorial paper wraps are worn at edges, no major faults, binding tight, no inscriptions or loss. 96 pages and 84 illustrations of obsolete technology, possibly handy for the vintage car or radio enthusiast? Undated, probably 1930ish. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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Practical mechanics (incorporating the Cyclist): Vol XX No. 227 (November 1952), Camm, F.J. (ed)
13 Camm, F.J. (ed) Practical mechanics (incorporating the Cyclist): Vol XX No. 227 (November 1952)
George Newnes, Ltd. 1952 First Edition Magazine Good 
Clean, large format, tightly bound magazine, stapled spine, spines rusty, pictorial covers rubbed at spine, pages tanned, no inscriptions, appears little used. 52 pages, illustrations in the text. Plans and instructions for making a variety of items from a model of Trevithick's steam engine to concrete slabs plus some items not so much in demand these days, a wringer stand and a pocket razor-blade strop plus maintaining bicycle cable brakes 
Price: 6.00 GBP
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What is this thing called science?, Chalmers, A. F.
14 Chalmers, A. F. What is this thing called science?
Open University Press 1996 0335101070 / 9780335101078 Second Edition; Reprint Softcover Very Good 
Clean and tightly bound paperback original, no inscriptions. Appears little used. 180 pages, couple of illustrations in the text, notes, bibliography, index. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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Physical Constants, Childs, William Harold Joseph
15 Childs, William Harold Joseph Physical Constants
Methuen & Company 1951 6th revised edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Very clean, tightly bound book with no inscriptions, has fox spotting at the page edges, in a bright unclipped dustjacket. viii + 78 pages, 7 nomograms, tables. One of the 'Methuen's Monographs on Physical Subjects' series 
Price: 5.00 GBP
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The methods of microscopical research: a practical guide to microscopical manipulation, Cole, A. C.
16 Cole, A. C. The methods of microscopical research: a practical guide to microscopical manipulation
Bailliere, Tindall & Cox 1895 Second Edition Hardcover Good 
Clean hardback tightly bound in dark red cloth with gilt titles, cloth has minor rubbing at corners, reference library bookplate on the front pastedown, and some marginal oval library stamps, no other marks or inscriptions. viii + 208 pages + [8] + 42pp adverts, a few engravings in the text, index 
Price: 18.00 GBP
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Marine sources of energy, Constans, Jacques
17 Constans, Jacques Marine sources of energy
Oxford Pergamon Press 1979 0080238971 / 9780080238975 First Edition Hardcover Fine with no dust jacket 
Clean hardback tightly bound in brown cloth with gilt titles, appears unread, no inscriptions. xxvi + 170 pages, illustrations in the text, foreword by Jacques Cousteau, bibliography, index. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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Sources of Energy, Denby, Erica and Swadkin, Chris
18 Denby, Erica and Swadkin, Chris Sources of Energy
Robert Tyndall Ltd. 1975 0859490831 / 9780859490832 First Edition Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
Very clean, tightly bound book with no inscriptions, in a bright unclipped dustjacket. As new, appears unread. 48 pages, photos in the text, bibliography. 
Price: 9.00 GBP
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Ciencia, tecnologia y sociedad: hacia un desarrollo sostenible en la era de la globalizacion, Diaz-Balart, Fidel Castro
19 Diaz-Balart, Fidel Castro Ciencia, tecnologia y sociedad: hacia un desarrollo sostenible en la era de la globalizacion
Cuba Editorial Cientifico-Tecnica 2004 959050342X / 9789590503429 Second Edition Hardcover Good in Good dust jacket 
Text in Spanish and English. Clean & tightly bound hardback book with gift inscription by the author, in an unclipped dustjacket which is creased and chipped at the edges. 284 pages, photos and diagrams in the text, bibliography, CD 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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The garret workshop of James Watt, Dickinson, H. W.
20 Dickinson, H. W. The garret workshop of James Watt
Science Museum 1976 Reprint; Seventh Printing Booklet Very Good 
Clean and tightly bound paperback original, no inscriptions. Appears little used. 22 pages, 4 illustrations on plates & 2 in the text, footnotes 
Price: 5.00 GBP
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