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Evolution Isn't What it Used to Be. The Augmented Animal and the Whole Wired World.

By: ANDERSON, Walter Truett.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York:, W. H. Freeman, (1996).: 1996

Seller ID: S7873

ISBN: 0716729989


First edition. 8vo. xii, 223 pp. Index. Cloth backed boards, dust jacket. FINE. ISBN: 0716729989 Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Oedipus in Evolution. A New Theory of Sex.

By: BADCOCK, Christopher.

Price: $22.00

Publisher: (Oxford:, Basil Blackwell, 1990).: 1990

Seller ID: S8468

ISBN: 0631157948


First edition. 8vo. viii, 221 pp. Bibliog., index. Boards, dust-jacket. FINE. ISBN: 0631157948 First Edition. View more info

The battle against bacteria. A history of the development of antibacterial drugs, for the general reader.

By: BALDRY, Peter E.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Cambridge:, University Press, 1965.: 1965

Seller ID: S3399


First edition. 8vo. 102 pp. Illus., index. Pictorial wrappers; slightly rubbed, back dust-soiled, one small tear, otherwise very good. First Edition. View more info

Molecular Evolution of Life. Proceedings of a conference held at Sodergarn, Lidingo, Sweden, 8-12 September 1985.

By: BALTSCHEFFSKY, Herrick, Hans JORNVALL & Rudolf RIGLER (eds.).

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London et als:, Cambridge University Press, (1986).: 1986

Seller ID: S9087

ISBN: 0521336422


Series: Chemica Scripta: Vol. 26B. First edition. 4to. 375 pp. Figs., refs. Color-printed boards. Very good. Contains Stanley Miller's article Prebiotic Systems and Evolutionary Pathways (his copy). ISBN: 0521336422 First Edition. View more info

The language of life; an introduction to the science of genetics.

By: BEADLE, George and Muriel.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Garden City, New York:, Doubleday, 1966.: 1966

Seller ID: S3403


8vo. x, 242 pp. Figs., index. Cloth, dust-jacket; jacket with slight edge wear, but a very good copy. View more info

The Sciences Were Never at War.

By: BEER, Sir Gavin de.

Price: $16.00

Publisher: London et al:, Thomas Nelson, (1960).: 1960

Seller ID: RH1245


8vo. xv, 279 pp. Illus., index. Gilt-stamped navy cloth; dust jacket; jacket worn with portion missing. Very good. Sir Gavin Rylands de Beer FRS (1899–1972) was a British evolutionary embryologist. Dust jacket present. View more info

"The Red King Effect: When the Slowest Runner Wins the Coevolutionary Race." In: Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, vol. 100, no. 2, 2003.

By: BERGSTROM, Carl T., & Michael LACHMANN.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: No place:, National Academy of Sciences, 2003.: 2003

Seller ID: S7888


4to. (Article): 593-598 pp. Figs. (some color). (Whole issue): 383-764 pp. Articles, figs., photos (some color). Pictorial wrappers. FINE. View more info

Evolution in the Genus Bofu.

By: BLAIR, W. Frank, editor.

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Austin & London:, University of Texas Press, (1972).: 1972

Seller ID: S9285

ISBN: 0292720017


4to. viii, 459 pp. Numerous charts, graphs, 6 color plates, folding chart, map, 11 appendices, index. Cloth, dust jacket; jacket edges insect-damaged. Very good. ISBN: 0292720017 Dust jacket present. View more info

Circles.

By: BURKE, James (1936- ).

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York:, Simon & Schuster, 2000.: 2000

Seller ID: S8822

ISBN: 074320008X


8vo. 286 pp. Bibliog. Cloth, gilt-stamped spine, dust jacket. Fine. ISBN: 074320008X Dust jacket present. View more info

Human Evolution; an introduction to man's adaptations. Second edition.

By: CAMPBELL, Bernard G.

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Chicago:, Aldine, (1974).: 1974

Seller ID: BL4275

ISBN: 0202020126


8vo. xiv, 469 pp. Figs., index. Cloth, dust-jacket; jacket extremities a bit worn. Very good. ISBN: 0202020126 / 0-202-02012-6 View more info

An Introduction to the Study of Social Evolution. The Prehistoric Period.

By: CHAPIN, F. Stuart.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York:, The Century, 1913.: 1913

Seller ID: S8238


First edition. 8vo. xxii, 306 pp. Photos, illus., index. Maroon cloth, gilt spine; spine ends slightly frayed. A FINE COPY. First Edition. View more info

Taxonomy and Phylogeny of Old World Primates with References to the Origin of Man.

By: CHIARELLI, A. B. (ed.).

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Torino:, Rosenberg & Sellier, (1968).: 1968

Seller ID: S7912


First edition. 8vo. xi, 323 pp. Figs., photos, index. Brown cloth, dust jacket; jacket extremities slightly rubbed, else fine. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Comparative Genetics in Monkeys, Apes and Man.

By: CHIARELLI, A. B. (editor).

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London:, Academic Press, 1971.: 1971

Seller ID: S7911


First edition. 8vo. x, 346 pp. Figs., photos, index. Blue cloth, dust jacket; jacket extremities slightly rubbed, else fine. Ownership rubber stamp of M. W. Strickberger Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Advanced Views in Primate Biology. Main Lectures of the VIIIth Congress of the International Primatological Society, Florence, 7-12 July, 1980.

By: CHIARELLI, A. B., & R. S. CORRUCCINI (eds.).

Price: $48.00

Publisher: New York:, Springer-Verlag, 1982.: 1982

Seller ID: S7913


First edition. 8vo. viii, 266 pp. Articles, 35 figs. Pictorial boards. FINE. First Edition. View more info

Measuring Selection in Natural Populations.

By: CHRISTIANSEN, F. B., & T. M. FENCHEL (eds.).

Price: $225.00

Publisher: Berlin:, Springer-Verlag, 1977.: 1977

Seller ID: S7916


Series: Lecture Notes in Biomathematics, 19. 8vo. xxxi, 564 pp. Articles, tables. Printed wrappers; neat ink notation of editors names on spine. FINE. RARE. View more info

God or Beast. Evolution and Human Nature.

By: CLAIBORNE, Robert.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New York:, W. W. Norton, (1974).: 1974

Seller ID: S7919

ISBN: 0393063992


First edition. 8vo. xiii, 260 pp. Photos, bibliog., index. Yellow cloth, dust jacket. FINE. ISBN: 0393063992 Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Comparative Reception of Darwinism. Edited by Thomas F. Glick.

By: Conference on the Comparative Reception of Darwinism, Austin, Tex., 1972.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Austin and London:, University of Texas Press, (1974).: 1974

Seller ID: S9596

ISBN: 0292710151


Series: Dan Danciger Publications Series. 8vo. ix, 505 pp. Index. Dark blue cloth, silver stamped black spine label, dust-jacket; jacket torn at top spine end, else near fine. Bookplate of the Burndy Library. ISBN: 0292710151 View more info

Source Book - European Intensive Course on Origins and Early Evolution of Life, July 6-11, 1987.

By: Council of Europe Division for Higher Education and Research - Research Group on Chemical Evolution, Early Biological Evolution and Exobiology.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Barcelona:, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, 1987.: 1987

Seller ID: M11782


8vo. 163 pp. Printed wrappers, Mylar cover. TLS from former University of Houston biochemist J. Oro explaining the volume's origin laid-in. Very good. From the library of chemist and biologist Stanley Miller who was most famous for conducting the Miller-Urey experiment in 1952. He demonstrated that organic compounds could form naturally from inorganic precursors, essentially providing a scientific basis for the theory of abiogenesis. View more info

The evolution of man and society.

By: DARLINGTON, C. D.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: London:, George Allen & Unwin, (1969).: 1969

Seller ID: S3415


8vo. 753 pp. Diags., bibliog., index. Brick cloth, dust-jacket; jacket worn, inner hinges cracked and taped. Ex-Library with ink stamps, else very good. First edition. Darlington, a cytologist, whose Recent Advances in Cytology, (1932), was the most influential book in cytology since Wilson's The cell in development and heredity, (1900). First Edition. View more info

The Origin of Species. With a new foreword by George Gaylord Simpson.

By: DARWIN, Charles.

Price: $2.00

Publisher: New York:, Collier Books, (1962).:

Seller ID: S11575


Sm. 8vo. 512 pp. Index. Paperback; small nick on fore-edge. Very good +. View more info