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By: Lang, Kenneth R
Publisher: Berlin/New York: Springer-Verlag (1995).: (1995).
Seller ID: 27467
Berlin/New York: Springer-Verlag (1995).. (1995).. Very good. - Quarto [10-5/8 inches high by 8-1/4 inches wide], cloth in a dust wrapper. The dust jacket is lightly rubbed with a light score mark to its rear panel. xv, [i] & 282 pages. Numerous illustrations in color and black & white. Near fine in a very good dust wrapper. Dust jacket present. View more info
By: Smith, Asa.
Publisher: New York: Cady & Burgess, 1850.: 1850.
Seller ID: 34510
ILLUSTRATED WITH 36 WOOD ENGRAVINGS ON 28 PLATES - Quarto, 12 inches high by 9-3/4 inches wide. Pictorial buff boards backed with a black calf spine, titled in black on the front cover above a superb wood engraved illustration portraying astronomers performing observations with "The 2d Telescope in Size in the United States, at the Cincinnati Observator[y]". There is an advertisement for the publisher's "Popular and Valuable School Books", printed in 2 co... View more info
By: Swimme, Brian
Publisher: Santa Fe, NM: Bear & Company, (1984).: (1984).
Seller ID: 30095
Santa Fe, NM: Bear & Company, (1984).. (1984).. Very good. A SPLENDID ASSOCIATION COPY - Octavo, softcover bound in pictorial wrappers. The binding is slightly bumped & the spine is lightly rubbed. 173 pages plus publisher's ad & 1-page catalog. 6 pages of black-and-white illustrations. Very good. Later printing.A splendid association copy inscribed by American saxophonist Paul Winter to Peter Matthiessen on the inside front wrap: "For Peter / In celebration o... View more info
By: Thorndike, Lynn.
Publisher: Chicago, Illinois: The University of Chicago Press, (1949).: (1949).
Seller ID: 35540
- Octavo, dark green cloth titled in gilt on the spine, in a printed buff dust wrapper. The covers are slightly rubbed and soiled. The dust jacket is darkened and soiled with a couple of tears to the jacket's top edge with a small piece out from the top of the front panel. x & 496 pages. The front hinge is cracking at the title page. Good. First edition.Subtitled as follows on the front panel of the dust jacket "The Latin text, with contemporary commentaries an... View more info