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Wilson, Colin
Starseekers | Star Seekers

(Book #ID 22624)            
Published by Hodder and Stoughton Limited, London First Edition 1980. 1980.
First edition hard back binding in publisher's original blue cloth covers, gilt lettering to spine. Quarto 10" x 7˝" 271 pages. ISBN 0340258594. Colour photographic illustrations on glossy silk art paper. Name and light foxing to end papers. Very Good condition book in Very Good condition dust wrapper with shallow crushing of paper to spine tips, not price clipped. Dust wrapper supplied in archival acetate film protection. Member of the P.B.F.A.
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Worms, Henry
The Earth and its Mechanism; Being an Account of the Various Proofs of the Rotation of the Earth with a Description of the Instruments Used in the Experimental Demonstrations; to Which is Added the Theory of Foucault's Pendulum and Gyroscope

(Book #ID 38381)            
Published by Longman, Green, Longman, and Roberts and Green First Edition 1862. London 1862.
First edition hard back binding in publisher's original russet cloth covers, gilt lettering to the spine, blind tooling to the covers. 8vo 9'' x 6'' xiv, 296 [pages.]. Numerous woodcuts and diagrams throughout. Front end paper missing and in Very Good clean and tight condition, this is NOT an ex-library copy. Loosely enclosed are two papers from The Royal Institution [1851-1854] by C. Wheatstone, M. E. Wilde, Thomas G. Bunt, on 'Fessel's Gyroscope', 'On the Gyreidometer', 'Pendulum Experiments.' Member of the P.B.F.A.
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Wilson, J. Tuzo [Foreword by Lloyd V. Berkner] Wrapper Design by Ronald Clyne
I.G.Y. The Year of the New Moons

(Book #ID 59133)            
Published by Michael Joseph Ltd., 26 Bloomsbury Street, London First Edition 1961. London 1961.
First edition hard back binding in publisher's original black cloth covers, gilt title and author lettering to the spine. 8vo. 9'' x 6''. Contains 352 printed pages of text with monochrome illustrations and photographs throughout. Shallow rubs to the spine ends, age darkened closed page edges. Very Good condition book in Very Good condition dust wrapper with 20 mm pieces missing to the top and bottom of the spine, rubs to the corners, not price clipped 30s. Dust wrapper supplied in archive acetate film protection, this preserves and prolongs the life of the paper, it is not adhered to the book or to the dust wrapper. Member of the P.B.F.A.
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