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REPORT OF THE COMMITTEE ON PHYSICAL SCIENCE FOR 1900

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Philosophical Society of Washington: 1901

Seller ID: 002957

Condition: Very Good


Bulletin, Vol..XIV, pp. 93-138. most pages' top edge uncut so interior is Fine. Articles on HYDRODYNAMICS by R.A. Harris; PHYSICAL INSTRUMENTS by C.F. Marvin; TIDES by L.P. Shidy; ACOUSTICS by C. K. Wead and METHODS FOR MEASUREMENT OF FORCE OF GRAVITY ON THE OCEAN By G.W.Littlehales. Salmon colored covers slightly soiled. Spine faded and mildly chipped.Bottom front cover edge one small tear and corner tip missing. Overall exterior is VG. Interior is clean, tight and Near... View more info

SCIENCE, August 31, 1883. No. 30.

By: N/A

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Cambridge, The Science Company: 1883

Seller ID: 003361

Condition: Good


Articles: Notes on the Geology of the Troad, by J.S. Diller; Occurrence of Mound-Builders Pipes in New Jersey, by Charles C. Abbott with an illustration; The Igloo of the Innuit. -III. with 9 illustrations; Minnesota Weather; Transactions of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers; Geology of Philadelphia by Henry Carvill Lewis; The Iroquois Book of Rites; The Evidence for evolution in the history of the extinct Mammalia with a table; A classification of the natural... View more info

TRANSACTIONS OF VASSAR BROTHERS' INSTITUTE And Its Scientific Section 1884-1885

By: N/A

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Poughkeepsie, New York,

Seller ID: 003996

Condition: Covers Fair Interior Very Good


Vol.III 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: MARY WHITNEY - "The Sun-Spots of the Past Few Years" with an illustration; and LEROY C. COOLEY-"The Evolut... View more info

TRANSACTIONS OF VASSAR BROTHERS' INSTITUTE And Its Scientific Section 1885-1887

By: N/A

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Poughkeepsie, New York,

Seller ID: 003997

Condition: Covers Fair Interior Very Good


Vol.IV 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: W. LE CONTE STEVENS - "Aerial Navigation" with 4 illustrations; and MARY WHITNEY - "New Stars in Andromeda ... 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

ON THE SOLUTIONS OF THE DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS OF MOTION OF A DOUBLE PENDULUM

By: Cederberg, William E. Ph.D.

Price: $41.50

Publisher: Rock Island, Illinois, Augustana Book Concern: 1923

Seller ID: 004865

Condition: Very Good


Augustana Library Publications. Number 9. "In this discussion we are dealing with a double pendulum which is swinging freely in a vertical plane through small angles about its position of stable equilibrium. The solutions of the differential equations of motion of this pendulum have been found by means of a well-known theorem of Poincare, which for the present purpose may be stated briefly as follows..." 62 pp. Photograph of Denkmann Memorial Library, Ausustana C... View more info

DISTURBING THE UNIVERSE

By: Dyson, Freeman

Price: $80.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Row: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 005892

ISBN: 0060111089

Condition: Very Good + to Near Fine


"Freeman Dyson identifies himself in Who's Who in America as a physicist and a professor at the Institute for Advanced Study in Princeton, New Jersey. Dyson is, in fact, one of the world's great thinkers -- physicist, mathematician to start with and then astronomer -- a scientist whose intelligence constitutes his entire equipment, apart from pencil and paper." 283 pages with index. First Edition. Signed by author on front free endpaper. Black cloth covers w... View more info

THE GENERALIZED THEORY OF GRAVITATION VERSUS THE GENERAL THEORY OF RELATIVITY

By: Lepper, George Henry

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Pittsburgh, Published By Author: 1921

Seller ID: 005466

Condition: Very Good


"It so happens that during the past decade two theories have been maturing whose common aim is to clear away certain long-standing shortcomings which the march of astronomical science has exposed in Newton's great theory of gravitation." Printed with compliments of the author. 27 pp. Appendix with letter from Dr. Albert Einstein regarding Lepper's conclusions. Brown paper wraps are clean and show little sign of wear. String-tied document. Interior is tight ... View more info

CLASSIFICATION. Class Q SCIENCE

By: Library of Congress

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1913

Seller ID: 004881

Condition: Good


Adopted 1905. As in force November, 1912. Synopsis includes: Science (general); Mathematies; Astronomy- Geodesy; Physics; Chemistry- Crystallography; Geology- Mineralogy, Petrology, Paleontology; Natural History-Microscopy, General biology; Botany-Ecology; Zoology; Human Anatomy; Physiology-Experimental Psychology; and Bacteriology. 196 pp. includes Index. Brown paper covers. ex.mus.numbers and faint stamp. Mildly soiled covers.Faint watermark along the upper spine joi... View more info

CHEMICAL ANALYSES OF SUGAR, MOLASSES, &C . LETTER FROM THE SECRETARY OF THE TREASURY 1845

By: McCulloh, R. S.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: 1845

Seller ID: 004428

Condition: Very Good-


Transmitting REPORT OF CHEMICAL ANALYSES OF SUGAR, MOLASSES, &C , AND OF RESEARCHES ON HYDROMETERS, MADE UNDER THE SUPERINTENDENCE OF PROFESSOR A. D. BACHE, by Professor R. S. McCulloh. 28th Congress, 2d Session. Ho. of Reps. Treas. Dept. Doc. No. 146. Contents: Different kinds of sugar defined; Qualitative and quantitative analysis of sugars, sirups, and molasses and particularly those derived from the cane; Analysis of several specimens of molasses by the circular pola... View more info

The Relation of Direct to Reversed Photographic Pictures and The Specific Heat of Gaseous Nebulae in Gravitational Contraction

By: Nipher, Francis E.

Price: $16.00

Publisher: 1901

Seller ID: 004781

Condition: Good


Transactions of the Academy of Science of St. Louis, Vol.XI, No. 4. The Relation of Direct to Reversed Photographic Pictures pp. 31-62. Most pages uncut. and The Specific Heat of Gaseous Nebulae in Gravitational Contraction, pp.63-70. Some pages and plates uncut at top edge. Plates II-X. Covers detached from text. Missing some pieces at edges and on spine. Front/back attached. Overall covers are Good. Side edge partly untrimmed. Interior is tight, clean and Very Good. ... View more info

New Method for Determining Compressibility

By: Richards, Theodore William, & Wilfred Newsome Stull.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Washington, Carnegie Institution: 1903

Seller ID: 001744

Condition: Good


With Application to Bromine, Iodine, Chloroform, Bromoform, Carbon Tetrachloride, Phosphorus and Water. "It has been suggested recently that since the volume of a solid or liquid must be determined in part by the internal pressures to which it is subjected by chemical affinity and cohesion, the compressibilities of substances are probably data of important chemical significance. In attempting to interpret this significance, the enquirer at once faces the fact that fe... View more info

THE COORDINATION OF ALUMINIUM IN ANDALUSITE

By: Thornely, P.C. And W.H. Taylor

Price: $38.50

Publisher: Manchester, 1939

Seller ID: 002985

Condition: Very Good


From Volume 83 of "Memoirs & Proceedings of the Manchester Literary and Philosophical Society", Session 1938-39. "The present paper contains an account of the application of Fourier methods to andalusite. The results obtained confirm the essential accuracy of the structure previously proposed, and in particular demonstrate the reality of the five-fold coordination group of oxygens around one type of aluminium atom." pp.17-30 uncut. 3 figures and 2 tables... View more info

INTERNATIONAL CRITICAL TABLES OF NUMERICAL DATA, PHYSICS, CHEMISTRY AND TECHNOLOGY: VOLUMES I-VII, INDEX

By: Washburn, Edward W. (ed.), et al

Price: $500.00

Publisher: New York, McGraw-Hill Book Company: 1926

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006034

Condition: Good


Prepared under the Auspices of the International Research Council and the National Academy of Sciences by the National Research Council of the United States of America. Seven volumes and separate index. VOLUME I: 415 pp. Printed 1926. Stated First Edition. Errata included. VOLUME II: 616 pp. Printed 1927. Stated Second Edition. VOLUME III: 444 pp. Printed 1928. Stated First Edition. Errata included. VOLUME IV: 481 pp. Printed 1928. Stated First Edition. Temp... View more info

MUSIC AND SCIENCE.

By: Wead, Charles Kasson

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Philosophical Society of Washington,: 1910

Seller ID: 002970

Condition: Good+


Address of the Retiring President. Read before Philosophical Society of Washington, January 15, 1910. Bulletin, Vol. XV, pp. 169-187. Some pages uncut. ex.-mus.stamp and number on front cover. fading and mildly soiled, otherwise VG. Interior is tight, clean and VG+. View more info

SOME DISCONTINUOUS AND INDETERMINATE FUNCTIONS

By: Wead, Charles Kasson

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Philosophical Society of Washington,:

Seller ID: 002971

Condition: Good-


Read before Philosophical Society of Washington, March 31, 1900. Bulletin, Vol. XV, pp. 65-72.. pages uncut. mildly faded covers. 3" diagonal tear through the bulletin otherwise in VG condition. Interior is tight, clean and VG+. View more info

PROCEEDINGS OF THE NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES (VOL. 5, JULY 1919, NO. 7)

By: Wilson, Edwin B. (ed.)

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Baltimore, Williams & Wilkins Company: 1919

Seller ID: 006919

Condition: Very Good-


Volume 5, July 1919, Number 7. Pages 225-320. Brown paper covers with contents listed on back cover. Cover corners and edges are chipped and creased, light soiling to cover faces, spine ends are torn, spine is creased. Very light browning to interior page edges, otherwise pages are clean with no marks. Document in VG- condition. View more info

PROCEEDINGS OF THE NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES (VOL. 14, JUNE 1928, NO. 6)

By: Wilson, Edwin Bidwell (ed.)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Easton, PA, Mack Printing Company: 1928

Seller ID: 006924

Condition: Very Good-


Volume 14, June 1928, Number 6. Pages 439-503. Brown paper covers with contents listed on back cover. Cover corners and edges are chipped and creased, light soiling to cover faces, spine is creased. Very light browning to interior page edges, otherwise pages are clean with no marks. Document in VG- condition. View more info

PROCEEDINGS OF THE NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES (VOL. 15, JULY 1929, NO. 7)

By: Wilson, Edwin Bidwell (ed.)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Easton, PA, Mack Printing Company: 1929

Seller ID: 006925

Condition: Very Good-


Volume 15, July 1929, Number 7. Pages 539-621. Brown paper covers with contents listed on back cover. Cover corners and edges are chipped and creased, light soiling to cover faces, spine is creased. Very light browning to interior page edges, otherwise pages are clean with no marks. Document in VG- condition. View more info