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Sechs und Zwanzigstes Bucherverzeichniss. . . Mathematik und Astronomie.

By: FRIEDLANDER, Raphael.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Berlin:, Trowibsch und Sohn, n.d. [1850].: 1850

Seller ID: Z1256


8vo. 26 pp. Self wraps. Very good. Friedlander's 26th bookselling catalogue. View more info

305. Bucher-Verzeichniss von R. Friedlander & Sohn. Astronomie. Geodasie.

By: FRIEDLANDER, Raphael.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Berlin:, Calstrasse, 1880.: 1880

Seller ID: Z1257


8vo. 42 pp. Pages extracted from a bound volume and re-stapled. Fair. Books on astronomy, instruments, and geodesy. View more info

Catalogue of Books, New and Second Hand, on Mathematics, Astronomy and Meteorology. New Series XLVIII.

By: G.E. Stechert & Co.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: New York, et al.:, G.E. Stechert & Alfred Hafner, 1922.: 1922

Seller ID: Z1269


8vo. 89 pp. Printed wrappers; covers a bit water-stained, spine slightly worn, front cover starting. Very good. Rare. View more info

Dialogue Concerning the Two Chief World Systems :: Ptolemaic & Copernican. Translated by Stillman Drake. Second edition.

By: GALILEO GALILEI.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Berkeley:, University of California Press, (1967).: 1967

Seller ID: S12875


8vo. xxvii, 496 pp. Figs., index. Printed wrappers. Very good. View more info

Two New Sciences, including Centers of Gravity & Force of Percussion. Translated, with introduction and notes, by Stillman Drake.

By: GALILEO GALILEI.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: (Madison):, Univ. of Wisconsin Press, (1974).: 1974

Seller ID: S12880


8vo. xxxix, 323 pp. Figs., index. Printed wrappers. ISBN: 029906042 View more info

"Masses, radii, and other absolute dimensions for 224 eclipsing variables."

By: GAPOSCHKIN, Sergei.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Offprint from:, Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society, Vol. 82, No. 3, 1940.: 1940

Seller ID: S5947


8vo. 291-322 pp. 5 figs., 7 tables. Original printed wrappers. "Harvard Reprint 201" rubber stamped on top cover. Ms. notation on top cover. Very good. View more info

A Long Life's Work: An Autobiography.

By: GEIKIE, Archibald (1835-1924).

Price: $65.00

Publisher: London:, Macmillan, 1924.: 1924

Seller ID: Z1270


FIRST EDITION. 8vo. xii, 426, ads. [4] pp. Gravure frontis. port. of Geikie with facsimile autograph and tissue guard, additional plate, index. Dark blue cloth, gilt-stamped spine title; a few minor stains, spine ends a bit worn, inner hinge cracked. Very good. First Edition. View more info

Scottish Reminiscences.

By: GEIKIE, Archibald (1835-1924).

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Glasgow:, James Maclehose and Sons, 1904.: 1904

Seller ID: Z1271


Reprint. 8vo. xii, 447 pp. Index. Dark blue cloth, gilt-stamped spine title; outer cloth hinges a bit torn, inner hinges cracked. Good. View more info

List of Publications of the Geological Survey of Canada.

By: Geological Survey of Canada.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Ottawa:, Government Printing Bureau, 1895.: 1895

Seller ID: Z1275


8vo. 52 pp. Printed wrappers; spine and rear cover missing, front cover soiled and chipped, top margins water-stained. Poor. This work includes "Supplementary List of Publications Issued by the Geological Survey of Canada, Since the List of 1895 Was Printed" which is placed in loosely (iii pp.). View more info

The theory of the divisions in Saturn's rings. In: Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London, Series A, Volume 239, Mathematical and Physical Sciences.

By: GOLDSBROUGH, G. R.

Price: $175.00

Publisher: London:, Printed and Published for the Royal Society by the Cambridge University Press, 1946.: 1946

Seller ID: S4179


298 x 239 mm. 4to. Pages 183-216. [Entire volume: vii, [1 blank], 594 pp.] Blind-stamped maroon cloth, gilt spine; covers dusty, corners bumped, inner hinge cracked. Very good. FIRST EDITION. In this paper, Goldsbrough constructs a family of periodic orbits of the particles forming Saturn's rings when perturbed by a satellite; the stability of these orbits is examined by the method of small displacements. The stability determined by this method was shown to have a real meaning when applied to observed measurements of the rings. First Edition. View more info

First into outer space.

By: GORDON, Theodore J. & Julian SCHEER.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York:, St. Martin's Press, (1959).: 1959

Seller ID: S2195


216 x 146 mm. 8vo. xvii, 197 pp. Glossary, 37 illus., index. Blue cloth, dust-jacket, decorative end-leaves. Fine. View more info

"Observations of the variable star [Greek mu] cephei."

By: GORE, John Ellard (1845-1910).

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Offprint from: Proceedings of the Royal Irish Academy, 3rd Series, Vol. I, No. 5. Dublin:, Ponsonby and Weldrick, 1891.: 1891

Seller ID: S6305


8vo. 685-686 pp. Tables. Original printed wrappers. PRESENTATION COPY, "The Author, 12.29/91" on top cover. Ms. notations on top cover, ex library rubber stamp. Good. View more info

"On the orbit of the binary star 35 Comae Berenices = [Greek sigma] 1687."

By: GORE, John Ellard (1845-1910).

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Offprint from: Proceedings of the Royal Irish Academy, 3rd Series, Vol. I, No. 1. Dublin:, Ponsonby and Weldrick, 1891.: 1891

Seller ID: S6306


8vo. 34-37 pp. Tables. Original printed wrappers. PRESENTATION COPY, "The Author, 12.29/91" on top cover. Ms. notations on top cover, ex library rubber stamp. Good. View more info

The visible universe; chapters on the origin and construction of the heavens.

By: GORE, John Ellard (1845-1910).

Price: $75.00

Publisher: London:, Crosby Lockwood and Son; New York: Macmillan, 1893.: 1893

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: S6757


8vo. x, 346, [ads] 56 pp. Frontis., 16 plates (7 tinted, 7 folding), 11 figs., tables, index. Silver-stamped dark blue cloth, beveled edges, t.e.g.; rubbed. INSCRIBED ON THE HALF-TITLE: "Ella Marianne Smith, with the kindest regard of her old friend, the publisher, Crosby Lockwood, Christmas, 1892." Ex library bookplate. Good. View more info

History of Physical Astronomy from the Earliest Ages to the Middle of the Nineteenth Century, Comprehending a Detailed Account of the Establishment of the Theory of Gravitation by Newton, with an Exposition on the Progress of Research on All Other Subjects of Celestial Physics. With a new introduction by Harry Woolf.

By: GRANT, Robert.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New York:, Johnson Reprint, 1966.: 1966

Seller ID: S11126


Reprint from the London edition of 1852. Series: The Sources of Science, No. 38. 8vo. xi, *xx, xiv, [15]-637 pp. Index. Gilt-stamped navy blue cloth, dust-jacket; jacket slightly soiled, spine darkened. Bookplate. Very good. View more info

Union Catalogue of Printed Books of the XV and XVI Centuries in Astronomical European Observatories.

By: GRASSI, Giovanna (comp.).

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Rome:, Rome Astronomical Observatory Library, 1977.: 1977

Seller ID: Z1285


4to. xv, 105, [1] pp. Indexes. Printed wrappers. Very good. View more info

Dædalus: Journal of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. Fall 1970: The Making of Modern Science: Biographical Studies. Issued as Vol. 99, No.4, of the Proceedings of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.

By: GRAUBARD, Stephen R. (ed.).

Price: $4.00

Publisher: [No place]:, American Academy of Arts and Sciences, 1970.: 1970

Seller ID: Z1286


8vo. vi, 723-1130, [7] pp. Figs., tables, index. Printed wrappers; wrappers a bit soiled. Very good. View more info

"The solar motion derived from radial and from transverse velocities of stars of spectral types F to M."

By: GREAVES, W. M. H.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Offprint from:, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, Vol. LXXXVI, No. 1, November 1925.: 1925

Seller ID: S5957


8vo. [i], (40)-43 pp. Original printed wrappers. Very good. View more info

McGraw-Hill Modern Men of Science. 426 Leading Contemporary Scientists Presented by the Editors of the McGraw-Hill Encyclopedia of Science and Technology.

By: GREENE, Jay E. (ed.).

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, et al.:, Mc-Graw-Hill, (1966).: 1966

Seller ID: Z1287


Large 8vo. vi, (vii), 620 pp. Title illus., vignette portraits of many of the featured scientists, indexes. Gray cloth, red and white stamped cover and spine titles, dust-jacket. Former library copy. Very good. View more info

Základove theoreticke astronomie. (Dil pruni).

By: GRUSS, Gustav (1854-1922).

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Prague:, Nákladem Ceske Akademie Cisare Frantiska Josefa, 1897.: 1897

Seller ID: S6308


Large 8vo. [iv], 176 pp. 16 figs., 2 plates. Original printed wrappers; extremities worn. Ms. notation and ex library rubber stamp on top cover. Good. View more info