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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


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, December 11, 1885. Volume VI. No. 149

By: N/A

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, The Science Company: 1885

Seller ID: 003254


With Science Supplement. Some articles: "A National University"; "The Decay of the Obelisk"(in Central Park) by ARNOLD HAGUE; " The Meeting of the American Public Health Association" with diagram exhibiting the comparative mortality by absolute number of decedents from fifteen most important causes of death, in Rhode Island, during 25 years, from 1860 to 1884; "Telpherage"(in England) with 4 illustrations, under Astronomical Notes: "Tw... View more info

BULLETIN OF THE BINGHAM OCEANOGRAPHIC COLLECTION:Vol. IV. 4 Bulletins

By: N/A

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Bingham Oceanography Foundation: 1933

Seller ID: 003354


1933-1934. Art. 3-4, and Art.6-7. Art. 3: A geographic-ecological analysis of the seasonal changes in temperature conditions in shallow water along the Atlantic coast of the United States. by Parr, A. E. 90 pp. Art. 4: A contribution to the study of the natural food-cycle in aquatic environments with particular consideration of micro-organisms and dissolved organic matter, by Richard. M. Bond, 89 pp. Art. 6: Report on experimental use of a triangular trawl for bathypela... View more info

BULLETIN OF THE BINGHAM OCEANOGRAPHIC COLLECTION:Vol. IX. 4 Bulletins

By: N/A

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Bingham Oceanography Laboratory:

Seller ID: 003386


Peabody Museum of Natural History Yale University. 1944-1946. Art. 1-5. Art. 1: Tetrodon Poisoning by Warren H. Yudkin.1944. 18 pp.; Art. 2: Studies on the Marine Resources of Southern New England. I. An Analysis of the Fish Population of the Shore Zone, by Herbert E. Warfel and Daniel Merriman.1944. 91 pp.; Art. 3: Studies on the Marine Resources of Southern New England, III. The Possibility of the Utilization of the Starfish(Asterias Forbesi Desor). 1946. 58 pp.; and ... View more info

BULLETIN OF THE BINGHAM OCEANOGRAPHIC COLLECTION:Vol. XIV. 2 Bulletins

By: N/A

Price: $38.50

Publisher: New Haven, Conn, Bingham Oceanography Laboratory:

Seller ID: 003394


Peabody Museum of Natural History Yale University. 1952-1954. Art. 1 and 3. Art. 1: The Striped Bass, Roccus saxatilis by Edward C. Raney, Ernest F. Tresselt, Edgar H. Hollis, and V.D. Vladykov and D. H. Wallace 1952. 177 pp.; and Art.3: The Character and Significance of Sound Production Among Fishes of the Western North Atlantic by Marie Poland Fish 1954. 109 pp. Stiff grey wraps. Slightly soiled. Article 1 bulletin with ex-mus. stamp on cover, otherwise exteriors are ... 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


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

Oceanography and Marine Biology; Annual Reviews: Volumes 2 and 3

By: Barnes, Harold (editor)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, 1968

Seller ID: 004864


The very considerable increase in oceanographical and marine biological work calls for a publication summarizing the results. The present series has the following objects-to consider annually basic aspects of marine research returning to each in future volumes...Each article endeavours to cover completely the literature. Physical, chemical, and biological aspects of marine science are dealt with by experts still actively engaged in their own field." VOLUME 2 contains... View more info

EXPLORATIONS OF THE UNITED STATES COAST AND GEODETIC SURVEY STEAMER "BACHE" IN THE WESTERN ATLANTIC, JANUARY-MARCH, 1914, UNDER THE DIRECTION OF THE UNITED STATES BUREAU OF FISHERIES. OCEANOGRAPHY

By: Bigelow, Henry B.

Price: $58.50

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1917

Seller ID: 003871


Appendix V to the Report of the U.S. Commissioner of Fisheries for 1915. Bureau of Fisheries Document No. 833. Contents: The Atlantic water; Temperature and salinity profiles; The Straits of Florida; The coast water off Chesapeake Bay; Tables, and Bibliography. 62 pp. Large foldout map in back: "Route of Steamer "Bache" January-March, 1914 with location of stations." 53 illustrations. Dark green covers. Black lettering on front cover. 1/4" tear at sp... View more info

The Euphausiacea (Crustacea) of the North Pacific

By: Boden, Brian P., Martin W. Johnson and Edward Brinton

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Berkeley, University of Calif. Press: 1955

Seller ID: 002932


Scripps Institution Bulletin. Vol. 6, No.8, pp. 287-400. 55 figures in text. Original covers are soiled with several water stains but doesn't go through. Tape-repaired on spine. Tape old and brittle Tears to spine but mainly intact. Interior is tight, clean and Very Good. 113 pp. Biblio., Index to Genera and species. View more info

Perspectives in Marine Biology

By: Buzzati-Traverso, A.A. (edited by)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Berkeley, University of Calif. Press: 1960

Seller ID: 004193


A Symposium held at Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California, March 24-April 2,1956. 621 pp. Book is Very Good+ to Near Fine. Interior is tight, clean and Near Fine. DJ with tears along edges. Spine faded and back cover around edges faded. Overall DJ is Good. View more info

THE SEA AROUND US

By: Carson, Rachel L.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press: 1951

Seller ID: 003126


"Here is an enthralling, informative story of the dominative feature of our planet, the ocean." Drawings by Katherine L. Howe. 230 pages with index. DJ is Good with chipping/small tears to edges, corners worn and torn, scuffing and some soiling. Cover corners are bumped and rubbed, edges rubbed, spine ends are bent and worn. Decorative endpapers are browning along edges. Interior is tight, clean. View more info

HISTORIA MARITIMA DEL PERU. El Mar: Gran Personaje. Volumen I

By: Gaulke, Georg Petersen, Ramon Mugica Martinez

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Peru,

Seller ID: 001432


date? Spanish Text. 474 pp. Foldout Map. Many charts/graphs. Some in color. Book is Very Good. Ribbon bookmark. Dust Jacket with small tears around edges. Overall Good. View more info

THE FISH RESOURCES OF THE OCEAN

By: Gulland, J.A.(ed., compiler)

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Rome, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations: 1970

Seller ID: 002934


FAO Fisheries Technical Paper No. 97. Stiff wraps. Slightly soiled spine. owner's name stamped on front cover otherwise exterior is Near Fine. Interior is tight, clean and Near Fine. 425 pp. 66 pp. of references. Maps, charts, and tables. View more info

FISHERIES HYDROGRAPHY : How Oceanography and Meterology can and do serve Fisheries

By: Hela, Ilmo and Laevastu, Taivo

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Fishing News (Books): 1961

Seller ID: 001425


Back cover top "strip" slightly faded. Page edges with mildly age toned/spots, otherwise VG+. Pictorial DJ mainly age soiled (opposite side browning in areas) chipped around edges. One inch tear at spine gutter. Laid in sheet of notes ? from previous owner on role of science in marine fisheries. View more info

THE GREAT OCEAN BUSINESS

By: Horsfield, Brenda & Stone, Peter Bennett.

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New York, Coward, McCann & Geoghegan, Inc: 1972

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 001424


A Comprehensive View of the "Big Science" of Oceanology the Promises to Surpass the Space Fever of the Last Decade. 360 pages with index. DJ is VG with light wear to corners and edges, some scuffing to cover faces. Cloth cover has bent spine edges from shelfwear. Interior is clean. View more info

A NEW AND ABRIDGED METHOD OF FINDING THE LOCUS OF GEOGRAPHICAL POSITION AND THE COMPASS ERROR

By: Littlehales, G.W.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Washington, Philosophical Society of Washington: 1903

Seller ID: 002960


From Bulletin, Vol.XIV. pp. 233-246. 3 Plates. An eminent mathematician, oceanographer, and civil engineer, Littlehales compiled many publications in navigation, terrestrial magnetism, and oceanography. Salmon paper covers. ex.-mus. stamp and numbers on front cover. Mildly soiled with small tears at bottom edge, otherwise exterior is VG. Interior pages uncut, therefore text is clean, tight and VG+. No tears to plates. View more info

OCCASIONAL PAPERS OF THE BINGHAM OCEANOGRAPHIC COLLECTION: ON THE OSTEOLOGY AND CLASSIFICATION FO THE PEDICULATE FISHES OF THE GENERA ACERATIAS, RHYNCHOCERATIAS, HAPLOPHRYNE, LAEVOCERATIAS, ALLECTOR AND LIPACTIS.

By: Parr, Albert Eide

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New Haven, Bingham Oceanography Foundation: 1930

Seller ID: 003400


With taxonomic and Osteological Description of Rhynchoceratias Longipinnis, New Species, and a Special Discussion of the Rostral Structures of the Acerathdae. 22 pp, many uncut. Mildly soiled covers. ex-mus. stamp on front cover, otherwise exterior is VG+. Interior is tight, clean and VG+ to Near Fine. View more info

BULLETIN OF THE BINGHAM OCEANOGRAPHIC COLLECTION: OCEANOGRAPHY OF LONG ISLAND SOUND, 1952-1954 Vol. XV

By: Riley, Gordon A., Shirley A.A. Conover, Georgiana B. Deevey, Robert J. Conover, Sarah B. Wheatland, Eugene Harris and Howard L.Sanders

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New Haven, Conn, Bingham Oceanography Laboratory:

Seller ID: 003395


Peabody Museum of Natural History Yale University. 414 pp. Stiff grey wraps. Slightly soiled. ex-mus. stamp on cover, otherwise exterior is Very Good to VG+. Interior is tight, clean and VG+. View more info

ANGLERS' GUIDE TO THE UNITED STATES PACIFIC COAST

By: Squire, James L. & Susan E. Smith.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Seattle, WA, Department of Commerce: 1977

Inscription: Signed by Both Authors

Seller ID: 002940


Marine Fish, FIshing Grounds & Facilities. Signed on title page by both authors, plus gift inscription signed by "Susan " on free endpaper. Lower edge by spine's joint and 1/2 way up occasionally rubbing of paper covers so as color removed. Otherwise exterior is Very Good. Laid in sheet from National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration on ordering Angler's Guide. Interior is tight, clean and Near Fine. View more info

BETWEEN THE TIDES

By: Street, Philip

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Philosophical Library: 1953

Seller ID: 006819


"This book is intended primarilty for the young naturalist. It introduces him to the rich variety of life on the seashore in the hope that it may stimulate him to further study with the aid of more complete guides written for the adult naturalist." Illustrated with photographs by the author. 175 pages with index. Cover corners are rubbed to boards, edges rubbed, wear to joints, gilt lettering on spine is faded, spine ends are bent and fraying. Bend to book. Previ... View more info