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POPULAR SCIENCE NEWS AND BOSTON JOURNAL OF CHEMISTRY.1892-Complete year. 12 issues. Vol. XXVI: Number 1-12. January-December.

By: N/A

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Boston, Popular Science News Co.: 1892

Seller ID: 003135

Condition: Good or Better


Articles by Harlan Hoge Ballard,"then" President of the Agassiz Association; and THE NEW STAR IN AURIGA, by Charles Augustus Young. Articles include: NOVELITIES IN PHOTOGRAPHY (6 etchings); WATER AND AIR BAROMETERS (2 etchings); PHOTOGRAPHING LIGHTING-STROKES(1etching); FLINT IMPLEMENTS OF COCHIN CHINA (1etching); SOME CURIOUS MINERALS (5 ETCHINGS); ABOUT LICHENS(17 etchings); MIMICRY IN ANIMALS (3 etchings); EXPERIMENTS WITH WATER-JETS(3 ETCHINGS); EVOLUTION ... View more info

SCIENCE, August 28, 1885. Volume VI. No. 134

By: N/A

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Cambridge, The Science Company: 1885

Seller ID: 003196

Condition: Good


Articles about/or by Famous Americans: "Biographical Sketch of the President of the Association"(HUBERT ANSON NEWTON) with portrait illustration; 2 articles about HENRY STANLEY: "The Kongo Free State"; and "Stanley's Kongo" including a large foldout Map of Central Africa and the Kongo Free State. In Letters to the Editor: THEO. GILL "Man's Ancestry". Other articles: "Composite Portraiture" with illustration; and "The Yacht Pu... View more info

SCIENCE, June 6, 1884. Volume III. No. 70

By: N/A

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Cambridge, The Science Company: 1884

Seller ID: 003659

Condition: Very Good


Articles by Famous Americans: FREDERICK SCHWATKA: The Middle Yukon with 9 illustrations; in Letters to the Editor: G. BROWN GOODE: The invention of the vertical camera in photography with photo engraving illustration; and CHARLES C. ABBOTT: Hibernating mammals. Other articles: " The conic projection in oceanic cartography" with a North-Atlantic track-chart. " The Royal Society of Canada"; and " Calderwood's Mind and Brain". Mildly chipped covers ... View more info

TRANSACTIONS OF VASSAR BROTHERS' INSTITUTE And Its Scientific Section 1887-1890

By: N/A

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Poughkeepsie, New York,

Seller ID: 003998

Condition: Covers Poor.Interior Very Good


Vol.5 Part I and II. " Object of the society is to promote education and useful knowledge in the departments of Science, Literature, and Art, by investigating and discussing subjects...by establishing and maintaining a Museum, a Library and a collection of works of art and objects of historic interest ..." Articles by Famous Americans include: CHARLES A. YOUNG - "Nebulae and the Nebular Hypothesis"; and LEROY C. COOLEY-"Limit of Visibility for Minute... View more info

NEW YORK IN MCMXXIII: AN ILLUSTRATED BOOK OF THE CITY COMPILED IN HONOR OF THE 46TH CONVENTION OF THE NATIONAL ELECTRIC LIGHT ASSOCIATION

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, The Marchbanks Press: 1923

Seller ID: 005930

Condition: Good


Black/white photographs by Van der Weyde and The New York Edison Company of various locations throughout New York City. Unpaginated. Brown paper over boards covers with cloth spine. Cover corners are rubbed to boards, areas of edges are also rubbed to boards, dirt smudges to spine, spotting on back cover. Rubbing to title box with fading to print. Dirt smudges to front pages. Interior is tight and clean. Book in Good condition. View more info

IN A PROMISE

By: Brokering, Herbert T.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Minneapolis, Augsburg Publishing House: 1968

Seller ID: 001828

Condition: Very Good+


Photography by Sister Noemi Weygant. "A beautifully sensitive work! 'In a Promise' takes its place alongside three successful earlier volumes by the same poet-photographer team -- one a Lutheran minister, the other a Roman Catholic nun." Unpaginated. DJ is Good with wear/creasing to corners and edges, small tears to spine ends, front flap price clipped. Olive cloth covers with gilt title on front and spine. Cover corners are bumped and lightly rubbed, edges rubbe... View more info

DEATH VALLEY AND THE CREEK CALLED FURNACE

By: Corle, Edwin

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, The Ward Ritchie Press: 1973

Seller ID: 006967

ISBN: 0378-02372-1

Condition: Very Good


Foreword by Lawrence Clark Powell. "(Edwin) Corle's prose and (Ansel) Adam's photography are combined to create a book of great beauty, preserving the spirit and face of the barren wilderness." 60 pp. First paperback printing. Light wear to cover edges and corners, joints rubbed and soiled, creasing to spine, spine ends rubbed. Interior tight, clean. Book in VG condition. View more info

Wildlife Portfolio of the Western National Parks.

By: Dixon, Joseph S.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Washington, United States Government Printing Office: 1957

Seller ID: 001731

Condition: Very Good


121 pp. including a List of Animals and Park Areas. each double spread with a full page of a Mammal, Bird or Reptile with the description on the opposite page. Front cover illustrated. Book is Very Good to Very Good+. View more info

SANTA BARBARA: HIGHLIGHTS & HISTORY

By: Dugan, Judy Magee

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Santa Barbara, Jama Books: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005197

ISBN: 0934130019

Condition: Very Good


"Four cultures, spanning recent centuries, have etched a colorful history along Santa Barbara shores." 55 pp. with index. Dust jacket in Good condition with slight tears along edges and corners. Gift inscription on front flypaper. Slight browning along page edges. Interior is tight, clean and Very Good. View more info

MUNDO PRIVADO DE PABLO PICASSO

By: Duncan, David Douglas

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, The Ridge Press: 1958

Seller ID: 006097

Condition: Very Good


Written entirely in Spanish, "The Private World of Pablo Picasson" is profusely illustrated with photographs depicting the famous artist with his family. 176 pp. Red marbled boards with red leather spine and tips, gilt lettering on spine. Covers are slightly bowed, scuffing to leather corners, edges are rubbed, spine ends are bumped from shelfwear. Hinges are broken. Interior is tight and clean. Book in VG condition. View more info

GREAT AMERICAN DESERTS

By: Findley, Rowe

Price: $5.50

Publisher: Washington D.C., National Geographic Society: 1972

Seller ID: 002752

ISBN: 0-87044-107-8

Condition: Very Good+


Photography by Walter Meayers Edwards. "In this vivid book you will learn of the geological and climatic forces that have shaped the desert." 207 pages with index. DJ is Good with chipping and small tears to edges and corners, jacket front and back is soiled. Cover spine ends are bent. Interior is tight and clean. View more info

LIFE IN COLOR: VISUAL THERAPY'S GUIDE TO THE PERFECT PALATE - FOR FASHION, BEAUTY AND YOU!

By: Garza, Jesse; and Joe Lupo

Price: $10.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Chronicle Books: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Gift Inscription By Authors

Seller ID: 006664

ISBN: 0811865234

Condition: Very Good+


"Here, in the revolutionary color guide, they take you step by step through quizzes, questionaires, hundreds of photos, color swatches, before-and-after shots, and images of celebrity style icons to help you determine what shades truly work best with your skin, hair, and eyes." Gift inscription by authors on front free endpaper: "Dearest Susan, Live Life in Color! With Love, Joe and Jesse. xoxo" 193 pp. Oversize paperback. Light wear to cover edges, some ... View more info

How to Make Money in Photography

By: Hanson, Eugene M

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, American Photographic Book Pub. Co: 1955

Seller ID: 004374

Condition: Very Good-


Hundreds of opportunities to earn money while you enjoy your hobby of photography. Chapters on all the various fields from Wedding, Travel, Parties, Church Events, Clubs, Brochures, Catalogs, Calendars, Sports, etc. 302 pp. Back cover with watermark-doesn't go through. Slight rubbing of spine ends. Overall covers are Very Good-. Two pages of photographs "roughness" as if they were stuck together with residue, otherwise interior is tight, clean and Very Good. Dust... View more info

WITH NATURE AND A CAMERA: BEING THE ADVENTURES AND OBSERVATIONS OF A FIELD NATURALIST AND AN ANIMAL PHOTOGRAPHER

By: Kearton, Richard

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Cassell and Company, Limited: 1898

Seller ID: 006473

Condition: Good-


Illustrated by 180 pictures from photographs by Cherry Kearton. 368 pp. Four pages of advertisements at conclusion of text. Olive cloth covers with gilt lettering on front and spine, and image of author rappeling down cliff in gilt on front. Cover corners are bumped and rubbed, edges rubbed, significant rubbing/scuffing on back cover, fading to cover edges. Spine is faded from sun exposure, stains on bottom of spine, spine ends are bent. Gilt top page edge. Hinges broken... View more info

JOHN MUIR'S WILD AMERICA

By: Melham, Tom

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Washington, D.C., National Geographic: 1976

Seller ID: 001704

ISBN: 0870441868

Condition: Very Good+


"Throughout this book, discover John Muir's immense love for the wild lands he roamed, and the impact of his work to preserve them." 199 pp. DJ is Good- with tears to corners, creasing and tears to edges, scuffing wear to joints and folds, dirty. Covers with gilt image of Muir on front cover, gilt title lettering on spine. Cover corners slightly rubbed, spine ends bent. Interior tight, clean. Book is VG+. View more info

MARYLAND: A PORTRAIT

By: Miller, Roger

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Baltimore, Image Publishing, Ltd.: 1988

Inscription: Signed by Photographer

Seller ID: 007238

ISBN: 0-911897-12-7

Condition: Good


Foreword by William Donald Schaefer. Text by Ron Pilling. Design and Editing by Roger Miller. Signed by Miller on front inside cover with text "Catch the Magic, Tour the State!" Oversized paperback. 120 pp. Cover edges are rubbed and creased, corners bent, large goldfoil sticker telling of autograph on front cover, sticker residue also on front cover lower right corner, joints and spine are creased, spine ends are worn with tears. Interior corners are creased/ben... View more info

THE LURE OF THE CAMERA

By: Olcott, Charles S.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Houghton Mifflin: 1914

Seller ID: 003198

Condition: Good to Good-


front cover with stain and back cover with glass "ring". corners worn. Several small spots on spine. Exterior is Good to Good-.Top edge gilt. Interior is tight, clean and VG+ View more info

100 STUDIES OF THE FIGURE

By: Rawlings, John

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, The Studio Publications, Inc.: 1954

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 001443

Condition: Good


"100 Studies of the Figure will take its place in the art library of the most discerning collector and will contribute to the appreciation of photography as the great art it has now become." 96 pp. DJ is Fair/Poor condition with many tears, creases, missing sections. Book covers with bumped and rubbed corners, edges rubbed, spine ends are rubbed and frayed. Waviness to top interior page edges, otherwise clean. Book in Good condition. View more info

CLOSE UP PHOTOGRAPHY AND COPYING.

By: Simmons Robert

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, American Photographic Book Publishing Co.: 1966

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 003417

Condition: Good


Modern Camera Guide Series. 128 pp. Front cover wavy and slightly stiff with water mark on verso. Slight evidence of water rings on cover-covers are black with design so only visual at certain angles. Some "waviness" to text, but no stains or other markings. Otherwise interior is tight, clean and VG. View more info

U. S. A.: A Picture Book to Remember Her By

By: Smith, Dwight L., Editor

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Crescent Books: 1978

Seller ID: 001775

ISBN: 84-499-5057-0

Condition: Very Good


"The superb colour photographs - many specially taken for this book - portray the beauty and variety of this huge land, and they serve to show why it holds such an attraction for so many people all over the world." 64 pages of color photography. DJ is VG with light wear to edges and corners. Cover corners and edges are rubbed white, spine ends are rubbed and bumped. Interior is clean. Book in VG condition. View more info