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Appendix Supplements, Orders and Communications.

By: [Chemistry] National Academy of Sciences.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Washington, D.C.:, National Academy of Sciences, 1963.: 1963

Seller ID: S7908

Thick 8vo. 108 compounds described to supplement the publication Specifications and Criteria for Biochemical Compounds, figs. Cloth ring binder. Ownership rubber stamps and signature of Norman Horowitz. FINE. View more info

John Dalton 1766-1844. A Bibliography of Works by and About Him.

By: [DALTON, John] SMYTH, A. L.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Manchester:, Manchester University Press, (1966).: 1966

Seller ID: S8250

First edition. Tall 8vo. xvi, 114 pp. Facsimiles, illus., bibliog. of 771 items, index. Blue cloth, gilt spine. FINE. First Edition. View more info

The Mercurial Chemist; a life of Sir Humphry Davy.


Price: $15.00

Publisher: London:, Methuen, (1963).: 1963

Seller ID: BL3819

8vo. xvi, 264 pp. Plates, index. Cloth, pictorial jacket; jacket torn. Very good. View more info

Faraday Consults the Scholars: The Origin of the Terms of Electrochemistry.

By: [FARADAY] Sydney ROSS.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: [Troy, New York]:, Author's Prepublication edition, 1960.: 1960

Seller ID: BL4472

8 ½ x 11 inches. 44 ff. 2 illus. Spiral bound green printed wrappers. Only one copy located at WorldCat: UCLA. Sydney Ross wrote a number of papers on Michael Faraday. Originally published in this format (1960), prior to appearing in the Notes and Records of the Royal Society of London, 1961, vol. 16: pp. 187?220. View more info

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The Quiet Revolution; Hermann Kolbe and the Science of Organic Chemistry.

By: [KOLBE, Hermann] Alan J. ROCKE.

Price: $80.00

Publisher: Berkeley, Los Angeles, London:, University of California Press, (1993).: 1993

Seller ID: S12619

ISBN: 0520081102

First edition. Series: California Studies in the History of Science. 8vo. xv, 501 pp. Illus., 3 tables, index. Pink-stamped gray cloth, dust-jacket. Fine. ISBN: 0520081102 The "quiet revolution" that emerged in the 1850s from the turbulent disputes regarding theories of chemical types, radicals, and constitutions gave rise during the following decade to a new science: structural organic chemistry. This powerful set of ideas, resulting from investigation of the arrangements of atoms within molecules, still serves today as the theoretical foundation of organic chemistry. Yet, as Alan Ro... View more info

Antoine Lavoisier, the father of Modern Chemistry.

By: [LAVOISIER, Antoine-Laurent] Douglas McKie.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Philadelphia:, J.B. Lippincott, [n.d.].:

Seller ID: RH1616

Sm. 8vo. 303 pp. Frontis., 4 figs., index. Cloth, dust-jacket; jacket extremities a bit worn. Very good. View more info

Catalogue of Printed Works and Memorabilia of Antoine Laurent Lavoisier 1743-1794.

By: [LAVOISIER, Antoine-Laurent] DUVEEN, Denis; Grolier Club.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York:, Grolier Club, 1952.: 1952

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: RH1612

Sm. 8vo. 79 pp. Printed wrappers. INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR DENIS DUVEEN TO HIS FRIEND ROGER HAHN. Exhibiting Duveen's personal collection. View more info

Antoine Laurent de Lavoisier 1743-1794. Preface de Alain Peyrefitte de l'Academie francaise.

By: [LAVOISIER, Antoine-Laurent] Jean-Pierre POIRIER.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Paris:, Pygmalion, (1993).: 1993

Seller ID: RH1617

ISBN: 2857043848

Thick 8vo. x, 544, [1] pp. Index. Printed pictorial wrappers. Very good. Scarce. ISBN: 2857043848 View more info

Handsome 19th century lithographic portrait, signed by Zepherin Belliard

By: [LAVOISIER, Antoine]

Price: $350.00

Publisher: (b. 1798, in the print)., Lithography by Delpech, after the famous painting by David. Framed, with opening measuring 10 x 14 1/2 inches. Paris::

Seller ID: S0814

Rosselin, [early 19th century]. View more info

Il y a 200 ans Lavoisier: actes du Colloque Organise à l'Occasion du Bicentenaire de la mort d'Antoine Laurent Lavoisier, le 8 mai 1794. Sous le patronage de l'Academie des sciences . . .Paris et Blois 3 - 6 mai 1994. Paris et Blois, 3-6 Mai, 1994.

By: [LAVOISIER] Christiane Demeulenaere-Douyere; Antoine Laurent Lavoisier.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: London, Paris, New York:, Tec & Doc, 1995.: 1995

Seller ID: BL4105

ISBN: 2743000147

8vo. XI, 335 pp. Figs., index. Printed wrappers. Very good. Festschrift for Antoine Laurent Lavoisier. L. Pearce Williams and David Corson gave a joint paper on the Lavoisier collection at Cornell. ISBN: 2743000147 View more info

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In the Shadow of Lavoisier: The Annales de Chimie and the establishment of the new science.


Price: $32.00

Publisher: [Oxford]:, British Society for the History of Science, (1994).: 1994

Seller ID: S12638

ISBN: 0906450101

8vo. xii, 354 pp. Table, facsimiles, appendices, indexes. Gray printed wrappers. Near fine. [br] ISBN: 0906450101 View more info

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Lavoisier and the Chemistry of Life: An Exploration of Scientific Creativity.

By: [LAVOISIER] HOLMES, Frederic Lawrence.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: (Madison):, University of Wisconsin Press, (1985).: 1985

Seller ID: S12639

ISBN: 0299099806

First printing. Series: Wisconsin Publications in the History of Science and Medicine, Number 4. 8vo. xxiv, 565 pp. Portrait frontispiece, figures, index. Gilt-stamped light brown cloth; corners lightly rubbed. Near fine. [br] ISBN: 0299099806 First Edition. View more info

Lavoisier et la Revolution francaise. I. Le Lycee des Arts. Edition revue et corrigee.


Price: $10.00

Publisher: Paris:, Hermann, 1957.: 1957

Seller ID: BL4394

Sm. 8vo. 76 pp. Original printed wrappers. Fine. View more info



Price: $15.00

Publisher: (Paris):, Editions Seghers, (1964).: 1964

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: RH1387

Series: Savants du Monde Entier. Cover title: Antoine-Laurent de Lavoisier et le principe chimique. Sm. 8vo. 202 pp. Illus. Printed wrappers; creased covers. INSCRIBED by the author to Roger Hahn. Very good. View more info

Liebig and After Liebig; A Century of Progress in Agricultural Chemistry. Publication of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, No. 16.

By: [LIEBIG, Justus v.] MOULTON, Forest Ray (ed.).

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Washington, D.C.:, American Association for the Advancement of Science, Smithsonian Institution, 1942.: 1942

Seller ID: S10126

Tall 8vo. 111 pp. Portrait of Liebig. Navy cloth; minor library mark at foot of spine (faded). Rubber-stamp and library label (inside front pastedown). Very good. View more info

The Library of an Early Virginia Scientist, Dr. John Mitchell, F. R. S. (1711-1768). The Catalogue of an Exhibition in the duPont Galleries, Mary Washington College of the University of Virginia, October 25-November 20, 1971. Taken from the private Collection of Gordon W. Jones, M. D.


Price: $15.00

Publisher: Fredericksburg:, E. Lee Trinkle Library, [1971].: 1971

Seller ID: BL3639

Occasional Papers, Number 4. 26 cm. 7 leaves, not including cover, folded and stapled in half. Illus., mostly maps. Reddish pictorial self-printed wrappers; top staple unhinged. Burndy bookplate. Very good. View more info

Wilhelm Ostwald mein vater.

By: [OSTWALD] Grete OSTWALD (1882-1960).

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Stuttgart:, Berliner Union, (1953).: 1953

Seller ID: BL3987

8vo. 290 pp. Illus. Cloth, dust-jacket; jacket extremities worn. Very good. Biography of German chemist and Nobel Prize winner (1909), Wilhelm Ostwald (1853-1932). He received the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 1909 for his work on catalysis, chemical equilibria and reaction velocities. Grete Ostwald was Wilhelm's first born daughter. View more info

New Chemistry.

By: [Scientific American]: LIBBY, William F. (1st author, et al.); Gerard PIEL; Dennis FLANAGAN, (editors).

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York:, Simon and Schuster, (1957).: 1957

Seller ID: BL3129

Series: A Scientific American Book. 20 cm. xi, 206 pp. Illus., bibliography. Yellow printed wrappers. Burndy bookplate. Very good +. View more info

Solvay caustic potash and potassium carbonate.

By: [Solvay Sales Corporation].

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York:, Solvay Sales Corp., 1946.: 1946

Seller ID: S9538

48 pp. Illus. Quarter cloth over printed paper boards. Fine. Rare. View more info

Thudichum: Chemist of the Brain.

By: [Thudichum] DRABKIN, David L.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Philadelphia:, University of Pennsylvania Press, (1958).: 1958

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: S9232

8vo. 309 pp. 52 figs. on 16 plates, bibliog., 5 appendices, index. Silver-stamped blue cloth, dust jacket; jacket edges worn, spine edges rubbed. SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR (on title). Article on Thudichum and Peter Dupre laid in. Very good. Dust jacket present. View more info