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Image for Southern Hemisphere Late Neogene Climates [cover title] : papers arising from the symposium on Climate Succession and Glacial History of the Southern Hemisphere over the past five million years.

Southern Hemisphere Late Neogene Climates [cover title] : papers arising from the symposium on Climate Succession and Glacial History of the Southern Hemisphere over the past five million years.

By: BANKS. M.R. & M.J. Brown (eds).

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Hobart, Royal Society of Tasmania: 1966

Seller ID: 35033


Papers and Proceedings of the RST, Volume 130, part 2, November 1996. 4to. iv, 107pp. Soft covers. A very good clean copy. View more info

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Descartes' Dream : the world according to mathematics.

By: DAVIS, Philip J. & Reuben Hersh.

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Sussex, Harvester Press: 1986

Seller ID: 32699


8vo. 322pp, a few illustrations. Quarter cloth and papered boards with dustwrapper. (spine slightly faded). Owner's name. A very good clean copy. ISBN 0710811373 View more info

The Galileo Affair. A Documentary History.

By: FINOCCHIARO, Maurice A. (Edited and translated, with an Introduction and Notes by).

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Berkeley CA, University of California Press: 1989

Seller ID: 27557


xvi, 382pp. Soft covers (slight spine reading crease). Owner's name on half-title. Very good. ISBN 0520066626 View more info

History of Western Science 1543-2001.

By: GRIBBIN, John.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Folio Society: 2007

Seller ID: 35453


Small 4to. xxx, 706pp, colour plates. Quarter blue leather and pictorial papered sides (no slipcase). A very good clean copy. View more info

MEMORIES II.

By: HUXLEY, Julian.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Row: 1973

Seller ID: 10517


First US edn. 269pp, b&w photographs. Two-tone quarter cloth with dustwrapper (slightly rubbed along top and lower edges). Very good. View more info

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Gray's Anatomy, descriptive and applied.

By: Johnston, T.B. & J. Whillis (eds).

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London, Longmans, Green and Co.: 1954

Seller ID: 22888


31st edition. 1566pp, with 1317 illustrations, of which 615 are coloured and 52 are x-ray plates. Case-bound in navy blue cloth. Edges a little yellowed. A very good clean copy. Owner's name. View more info

The Mammalian Toilet and some considerations arising from it.

By: JONES, Frederic Wood.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Hobart, Royal Society of Tasmania: 1925

Seller ID: 17877


Offprint from RST Papers and Proceedings 1925 , pp14-62 (23 text figures). Original printed wrappers. Very good. ***The R.M. Johnston Memorial Lecture for 1925, by the Elder Professor of Anatomy, University of Adelaide. View more info

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Earthly Secrets : what our planet has yet to tell us.

By: LEAMAN, David

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Hobart, Leaman Geophysics: 2009

Seller ID: 35473


404pp. Soft covers. The edges slightly soiled, extremities a little rubbed. The author's own copy, uninscribed but with his typed/written corrections on a loosely inserted sheet (also unsigned). With a slipcase filched from a Folio Society book. *** Self-described as a 'heretical' account, collating information from millennia of thinking and upending a few sacred cows. View more info

Memorial Lectures Delivered before the Chemical Society. Volume II: 1901-1913.

By: Miers, Sir Henry et al

Price: $55.00

Publisher: London, Gurney & Jackson: 1914

Seller ID: 22525


297pp, 13 plates. Original cloth, extremities slightly rubbed. Offsetting on endpapers, otherwise very clean. Very good. ***13 lectures, each devoted to a well-known chemist (and with their portraits) - on Rammelsberg (by Miers), Raoult (by Van't Hoff), Wislicenus (by Perkin), Cleve (by Thorpe), Wolcott Gibbs (by Clarke), Mendeleev (by Tilden), Berthelot (by Dixon), Moissan (by Ramsay), Cannizzaro (by Tilden), Becquerel (by Lodge), Van't Hoff (by Walker), Ladenburg (by... View more info

Image for Breakfast with Beaverbrook : memoirs of an independent woman.

Breakfast with Beaverbrook : memoirs of an independent woman.

By: MOYAL, Ann.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Sydney, Hale & Iremonger: 1995

Seller ID: 35214


216pp. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. A very good clean copy. ISBN 0868065692 *** Autobiography of the author, editor and social historian of Australian science. View more info

Image for Maverick Mathematician : the life and science of J.E. Moyal.

Maverick Mathematician : the life and science of J.E. Moyal.

By: MOYAL, Ann.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Canberra, ANU E-Press: 2006

Seller ID: 35213


162, [2], 99-124 (reprint of a journal article), 4 (index)pp. Soft covers. A very good clean copy. Author's warm inscription on title-page. ISBN 1920942580 *** A biography of 'one of Australia's most remarkable thinkers'. The journal article reproduced is Moyal's 'A statistical basis for quantum mechanics' (1949); which 'has come...to underlie an explosion of research in quantum physics and related fields' View more info

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Thinking About Earth : a history of ideas in geology.

By: OLDROYD, David.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, Athlone Press: 1996

Seller ID: 35459


(Studies in the History & Philosophy of the Earth Sciences.) 8vo. xxx, 410pp, illustrations, glossary, extensive bibliography, index. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. A fine clean copy. ISBN 0485114321 View more info

The Geology and Origin of Australia's Mineral Deposits.

By: SOLOMON, M. & D.I. Groves (with a contribution by A.L. Jaques).

Price: $165.00

Publisher: Hobart, Centre for Ore Deposit Research, University of Tasmania & Centre for Global Metallogeny: 2000

Seller ID: 14677


Reprinted with additional material. 1002pp, maps and diagrams. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. A fine clean copy. ISBN 0859019047 ***A reprint of the 1994 edition, with a new supplementary chapter outlining recent progress in understanding the processes involved in the genesis of Australia's major mineral deposits. View more info

Stoichiometry.

By: YOUNG, Sydney.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, Longmans, Green and Co.: 1918

Seller ID: 22528


With ninety-three figures in the text. Second edition. (Textbooks of Physical Chemistry.) 363pp. Original cloth, extremities a little rubbed, head of spine with two tiny tears. Endpapers lightly spotted, edges yellowed, clean inside. Owner's name. Good to very good. View more info