Category: Science History


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Science and the State in Greece and Rome.

By: AFRICA, Thomas W.

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New York:, John Wiley & Sons, (1968).: 1968

Seller ID: RH1515

Sm. 8vo. 128 pp. Index. Cloth, dust-jacket; light wear to jacket. Roger Hahn's copy (no sig.) with his pencil marginalia (minor). View more info

The Influence of Early Enlightenment Thought upon German Classical Science and Letters. Problems for future discussion.

By: American Historical Association; History of Science Society.

Price: $3.00

Publisher: New York:, Neale Watson [for] Science History Society, 1972.: 1972

Seller ID: BL3953

Sm. 8vo. xii, 47, [1] pp. Ports. Printed wrappers. Fine. Papers by Wilson L. Scott, Ronald Calinger, James W. Marchand, Guenter B. Risse, L. Pearce Williams. View more info

Science and Society in Contemporary Spain: Proceedings of the XVIIIth International Congress of History of Science (Hamburg-Munich, 1-9 August 1989).

By: AUSEJO, Elena [ed.].

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Saragossa, Spain:, Universidad de Zaragoza, 1996.: 1996

Seller ID: S11280

Series: Cuadernos de Historia de la Ciencia, 6. 8vo. 81, [ads 1] pp. Original red printed wrappers. Burndy Library bookplate. Fine. RARE. ISBN: 84600073251 View more info

The Mirror of Alchimy, Composed by the Thrice-Famous and Learned Fryer, Roger Bachon. Edited by Stanton J. Linden.

By: BACON, Roger.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: New York:, Garland, 1992.: 1992

Seller ID: S10389

ISBN: 0824083989

Series: English Renaissance Hermeticism, 4. 8vo. lx, 144 pp. Index. Green-stamped beige cloth. Ownership signature. Fine. ISBN: 0824083989 View more info

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A World on Paper; Studies on the Second Scientific Revolution. English translation by Mirella and Riccardo Giacconi.

By: BELLONE, Enrico.

Price: $2.95

Publisher: Cambridge:, MIT Press, 1980.: 1980

Seller ID: S11927

ISBN: 0262021471

8vo. xiii, 220 pp. Dark green white-stamped cloth, dust-jacket. Fine ISBN: 0262021471 / 0-262-02147-1 View more info

The Genesis of the Copernican World. Translated by Robert M. Wallace.


Price: $100.00

Publisher: Cambridge, MA:, MIT Press, (1987).: 1987

Seller ID: S10394

ISBN: 0262022672

Series: Studies in Contemporary German Social Thought. Thick 8vo. xlviii, 772 pp. Index. Purple cloth, black-stamped spine, dust-jacket; front jacket slightly torn. Ownership signature. RARE in jacket. Fine in very good jacket. ISBN: 0262022672 View more info

Dell'Origine e dei progressi dell'Istituto delle scienze di Bologna. Nota di Marco Bortolotti.

By: BOLLETTI, Giuseppe Gaetano.

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Bologna:, Cooperativa libraria universitaria editrice, 1977.: 1977

Seller ID: RH1369

Facsimile. 8vo. xxxi, 126 pp. 4 leaves of folding plates. Printed boards. Fine. View more info

Il Museo di Storia della Scienza a Firenze.

By: BONELLI, Maria Luisa Righini.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: (Milan):, Electa Editrice, (1968).: 1968

Seller ID: S11045

Wide 8vo. 250, [1] pp. 10 in-text plates (I-II tipped-in), 143 photographs. Printed blue cloth; spine sunned, corners slightly bumped. Ownership signature. Very good. View more info

Histoire des sciences physiques, chimiques et geologiques au XIXe siecle.

By: BORDEAUX, Albert.

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Paris & Leige:, Librairie Polytechnique Ch. Beranger, 1920.: 1920

Seller ID: S0880

219 x 140 mm. 8vo. [ii], 661 pp. Red cloth; lightly rubbed, corners bumped. Very good. View more info

Science and Religion in the English Speaking World, 1600-1727: A Bibliographic Guide to Secondary Literature.

By: BROOKS, Richard & David K. HIMROD.

Price: $80.00

Publisher: Lanham, MD:, Scarecrow Press, 2001.: 2001

Seller ID: S10398

ISBN: 0810840111

Series: American Theological Library Association Bibliography, No. 46. 8vo. xxxiv, 620 pp. Index. Gilt-stamped gray cloth, spine labels. Fine. ISBN: 0810840111 View more info

Scientific Credibility and Technical Standards in 19th and Early 20th Century Germany and Britain.

By: BUCHWALD, Jed Z. [ed.].

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Dordrecht, The Netherlands:, Kluwer Academic, (1996).: 1996

Seller ID: S11051

ISBN: 0792342410

Series: Archimedes: New Studies in the History and Philosophy of Science and Technology. 8vo. ix, 182 pp. Bibliography, indices. Paper-backed boards. Near fine. ISBN: 0792342410 View more info

The Scientific Revolution.

By: BULLOUGH, Vern L. (editor).

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York:, Holt, Rinehart & Winston, (1970).: 1970

Seller ID: BL2888

ISBN: 0030770106

8vo. 129 pp. Printed wrappers; rubbed. Ink ownership signature of David C. Lindberg. Very good. ISBN: 0030770106 / 0-03-077010-6 View more info

Genesis. Translated and edited by John King.

By: CALVIN, John.

Price: $22.00

Publisher: (Edinburgh):, The Banner of Truth Trust, (1984).: 1984

Seller ID: S10403

ISBN: 0851510930

Reprint. Two volumes in one. Thick 8vo. xxxi, 584, 523 pp. Index. Maroon cloth with pictorial endpapers and gilt-stamped spine, dust-jacket; a few light scratches to front cover. Ownership signature. Very good in fine jacket. ISBN: 0851510930 View more info

The Writing of History: Literary Form and Historical Understanding.

By: CANARY, Robert H. & Henry KOZICKI [eds.].

Price: $70.00

Publisher: (Madison, WI):, University of Wisconsin Press, (1978).: 1978

Seller ID: S10407

ISBN: 0299075702

First printing. 8vo. xv, 165 pp. Index. Paper-backed boards, dust-jacket; cover edges lightly rubbed, head gently worn. Very good. ISBN: 0299075702 First Edition. View more info

Histoire des Sciences et des Savants.

By: CANDOLLE, Alphonse de (1806-1893).

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York:, Arno Press, 1981.: 1981

Seller ID: RH1491

ISBN: 0405138369

Series: The Development of Science, Sources for the History of Science. Reprinting the original third edition from 1885. 8vo. xvi, 594 pp. Index. Beige/tan cloth stamped in red. Fine. RARE. ISBN: 0405138369 View more info

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Science Serialized: Representations of the Sciences in Nineteenth-Century Periodicals.


Price: $12.00

Publisher: Cambridge:, MIT Press, (2004).: 2004

Seller ID: S12442

ISBN: 0262033186

8vo. 358 pp. Index. Silver and blind-stamped scarlet cloth, dust-jacket. Fine. ISBN: 9780262033183 "Nineteenth-century Britain saw an explosion of periodical literature, with the publication of over 100,000 different magazines and newspapers for a growing market of eager readers. The Victorian periodical press became an important medium for the dissemination of scientific ideas." Geoffrey Cantor is Professor in the History of Science at the University of Leeds and author of, among other books, Michael Faraday, Sandemanian and Scientist. View more info

Ciencia para la Burguesía; renovacion pedagogica y enseñanza de la geografía en la revolucion liberal española, 1814-1857.

By: CAPEL SAEZ, Horacio;

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Barcelona:, Universitat de Barcelona, 1983.: 1983

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: S11601

8vo. 355 pp. Illus. Printed wrappers. Inscribed [by a contributor? – possibly Mario Araya] to Roger Hahn. View more info

Civilization & Science in Conflict or Collaboration"


Price: $20.00

Publisher: Amsterdam:, Elsevier, 1972.: 1972

Seller ID: M9268

ISBN: 9021940019

First edition. 8vo. viii, 227 pp. Articles, index. Gray cloth, dust jacket. Fine. ISBN: 9021940019 Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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Greek Science in Antiquity.

By: CLAGETT, Marshall.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Salem, NH:, Ayer, 1988.: 1988

Seller ID: S12132

8vo. 256 pp. Index. Deep red silver-stamped cloth. Fine. View more info

Greek Science in Antiquity.

By: CLAGETT, Marshall.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: London:, Abelard-Schuman, (1957).: 1957

Seller ID: RH1256

British Ed. 8vo. xii, 217 pp. Illus., appendices, index. Black-stamped gray cloth, dust jacket; top cover bent, jacket very worn with portions missing. Good. Dust jacket present. View more info