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1 ALEXANDER, Jerome. Life. Its Nature and Origin.
New York: Reinhold, 1948. 
First edition. 8vo. vii, 291 pp. Photos, figs., index. Blue cloth. Bookplate of H. Lee Gardner. FINE. First Edition. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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2 ALLAND, Jr., Alexander. The Human Imperative.
New York: Columbia University Press, 1972. 0231032285 / 9780231032285 
First edition. 8vo. viii, 185 pp. Bibliog., index. Gray cloth, dust jacket. Ownership rubber stamp of M. W. Strickberger. FINE. ISBN: 0231032285 Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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3 BAILEY, Norman T. J. Statistical Methods in Biology.
London: The English Universities Press, (1959). 
First edition. 8vo. ix, 200 pp. Tables, index. Blue cloth, dust jacket; jacket extremities worn, else fine. Ownership rubber stamp of Norman Horowitz, California Institute of Technology. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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4 BAILEY, Norman T.J. The Mathematical Approach to Biology and Medicine.
London, New York, Sydney: John Wiley, (1967). 
Series: Series on Quantitative Methods for Biologists and Medical Scientists. 8vo. xiii, 296 pp. Tables, indexes. Quarter dark blue cloth with light blue cloth sides, gilt-stamped cover title and navy blue stamped spine title. Previous owner’s inked signature. Fine. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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5 BARRETT, James T., editor. Contemporary classics in the life sciences.... With a foreword by Joshua Lederberg. Preface by Eugene Garfield.
Philadelphia: iSi Press, (1986). 
Series: Contemporary Classics in Science. Two volumes. 235 x 159 mm. 8vo. xviii, 368; xviii, 282 pp. Indexes. Gilt-stamped brown cloth, dust-jacket s. Very good. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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6 BASTIAN, Hartmut (1905-). And Then Came Man. Translated from the German by Desmond I. Vesey. Edited and with a foreword by D.H. Dalby.
New York: Viking, (1966). 
Second printing. 8vo. 354 pp. Cloth, dust-jacket. Very good +. 
Price: 2.00 USD
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7 BLANCHARD, Raphael. Notice sur les Titres et Travaux Scientifiques.
Lille: Bigot Fréres, April 1890. 
4to. 142, [2] pp. 50 figures. Printed wrappers; heavily chipped, lacking spine, covers off. Heavily browned, margins water-stained. Very rare. AS IS. With material on zoology, comparative anatomy, helminthology (worms), teratology, etc. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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8 BONNER, John Tyler. The ideas of biology. Drawings by Anne L. Cox.
New York: Harper & Bros., (1962). Series: Harper Modern Science Series. 
FIRST EDITION. 8vo. xi, 180 pp. 24 figs., bibliog., index. Gray cloth, dust-jacket. Fine. First Edition. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Oeuvres d'histoire naturelle et de philosophie...., BONNET, Charles (1720-1793).
9 BONNET, Charles (1720-1793). Oeuvres d'histoire naturelle et de philosophie....
Neuchatel: Samuel Fauche, 1779-1783. 
Eight volumes. 4to. Half-titles, fine engraved frontis. port. of Bonnet in Vol. I, engraved title-page vignettes, fine engraved head- and tail-pieces, 2 folding tables, 56 folding engraved plates; wanting 1 leaf of the contents in Vol. VI, pages 423-424. Contemporary tree calf, red and black leather spine labels, richly gilt spines; neat restoration to some spine ends. A BEAUTIFUL STUNNING SET IN THE ORIGINAL TREE CALF. FIRST COLLECTED EDITION of the preferred large quarto issue of the scientific and philosophical writings of Charles Bonnet. Bonnet "is considered one of the fathers of modern biology. He is distinguished for both his experimental research and his philosophy, which exerted a profound influence upon the naturalists of the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries." DSB. This is a lovely set in full contemporary tree calf, elaborately decorated spine with red and black calf labels. BM (Nat. Hist.), I, p. 197; DSB, II, p. 286; Gascoigne 10837.6. 
Price: 3500.00 USD
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10 BOWERS, Janice Emily. A Sense of Place: The Life and Work of Forrest Shreve.
Tucson: University of Arizona Press, (1988). 0816510725 / 9780816510726 
FIRST EDITION. 8vo. xi, 195 pp. Frontis., photos, maps, index. Mustard cloth, black stamped spine title, dust-jacket. Bookplate of the Burndy Library. Fine. ISBN: 0816510725 First Edition. 
Price: 6.00 USD
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11 BOYLAN, Michael. Method and Practice in Aristotle’s Biology.
Lanham, New York, London: University Press of America, (1983). 0819129534 / 9780819129536 
8vo. vii, 291 pp. Index. Brown printed wrappers. Very good. ISBN: 0819129534 
Price: 6.00 USD
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12 BRIGGS, Michael H., G. Mamikunian, & J. P. REVILL. A Bibliography of Exobiology.
No place: no publisher, no date. 
4to. Photocopied sheets. Numerous pages offering a detailed bibliog. of exobiology. Stapled sheets. FINE. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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13 CALLOT, Emile. La Renaissance des Sciences de la Vie au XVIe Siecle.
Paris: Presses Universitaires de France, 1951. 
Series: Bibliotheque de Philosophie Contemporaine, Logique et Philosophie des Sciences. 8vo. [i], 204 pp. Printed wrappers. Burndy bookplate. Very good. 
Price: 32.00 USD
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14 CAMERON, Gordon Roy. Pathology of the Cell.
Springfield, IL: Charles C. Thomas, (1951). 
FIRST EDITION. 8vo. xv, 840 pp. Frontis., photo plates, illustrations, figs., indexes. Red cloth, gilt-stamped spine title; minor wear to cloth, ex-library with rear library pocket and title-page ink stamp. Bookplate. Very good. First Edition. 
Price: 22.00 USD
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15 CARLSON, Elof A. (ed.). Modern Biology; its conceptual foundations.
New York: George Braziller, (1967). 
8vo. viii, 327 pp. Figures, tables, glossary-index. Gilt and green stamped tan cloth, dust-jacket; jacket rubbed. Very good. [br] 
Price: 8.00 USD
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16 CLINE, David B. Physical Origin of Homochirality in Life.
Woodbury (NY): American Institute of Physics, (1996). 1563965070 / 9781563965074 
8vo. xvi, 283-[288] pp. Figs., index. Red cloth, black-stamped cover and spine titles. Fine. ISBN: 1563965070 
Price: 25.00 USD
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17 COLEMAN, William. Biology in the Nineteenth Century: Problems of Form, Function, and Transformation.
New York, et al.: John Wiley & Sons, (1971). Series: Wiley History of Science, Basalla & Coleman (eds.). 0471164976 / 9780471164975 
8vo. vii, 187 pp. Figs., bibliog., index. Printed wrappers. Good. ISBN: 0471164976 
Price: 10.00 USD
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18 CRICK, Francis. Of Molecules and Men.
Seattle: University of Washington Press, (1970). 
Fourth printing. Sm. 8vo. xv, 99 pp. Original printed wrappers; creased. Good. 
Price: 2.00 USD
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19 DARWIN, Charles. On the Origin of Species. A facsimile of the first edition with an introduction by Ernst Mayr.
New York: Atheneum, 1967. 
8vo. xxvii, ix, 502 pp. Index. Printed wrappers. Very good. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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20 DAVIDSON, J. N. The biochemistry of the nucleic acids.
London: Methuen; New York: John Wiley & Sons, (1050). 
Series: Methuen's Monographs on Biochemical Subjects. 12mo. ix, 163 pp. Tables, figs., 4 plates, bibliog.., index. Green cloth, dust-jacket. Ownership signature (pencil). Very good. First edition. First Edition. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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