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Image for <b> Archaeology of the Everglades </b><br>[Florida]

Archaeology of the Everglades
[Florida]

By: Griffin, John W.; Griffin, Patricia C.

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Gainesville, Florida:, University Press of Florida,: 2002.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 008110

ISBN: 0813025583


"An extremely important work. . . . John has brought his unprecedented knowledge of the archeology together with his anthropological and ecological insights, to provide the most thorough synthesis of the predrainage aboriginal use of this area. Now that Congress has mandated the restoration of the Everglades . . . Carefully Handled, Clean text, Dust Jacket is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve has moderate handling wear with no tears or chips. Evidence of bookplate removal. Illustrated with charts. 8vo; 399 pages with index. < View more info

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Habit and Instinct [Evolution]

By: Morgan, C. Llyod

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London:, Morgan, C. Llyod,: 1896.<br>

Edition: First Edition – First Printing.<br>

Seller ID: 006696


Lloyd Morgan (1852-1936) "was a pioneer of animal psychology and an outstanding contributor to the evolutionary understanding of animal behavior.Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Printed on stiff “card-stock”. 351 pages with index and publisher’s adverts. 9 inches tall. Moderate handling wear. Tissue-guarded frontispiece. Morgan, a British comparative psychologist, was a cardinal figure in restructuring the orthodox Darwinian conception to meet the demands of the new biology of Weismann. View more info

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Fundamentals of Psychoanalysis.

By: Alexander, M. D. Franz

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York:, W.W. Norton,: 1963.

Seller ID: 003979


Unused, Bindings tight and square. Minimal shelf handling. Clean Text. View more info

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The High Crusade

By: Anderson, Poul

Price: $21.95

Publisher: New York:, Baen Books,: 1960.

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: 008740


1961 Hugo nominee. "An alien starship lands in medieval England, and carries a group of knights off into space. These rough-and-ready chaps eventually succeed in conquering the interstellar empire. A fondly remembered romp which celebrates the violent human spirit, it has not worn particularly well." - Pringle, The Ultimate Guide to Science Fiction, second edition (1995), Hardcover in Dust Jacket. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, Minimal handling wear. Dust Jacket has light edge wear in a new Mylar sleeve. 1961 Hugo nominee.REF: Anatomy of Wonder (1987) 3-11. S... View more info

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North Carolina's Hurricane History

By: Barnes, Jay

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Chapel Hill:, The University of North Carolina Press: 2001

Edition: 3rd Edition

Seller ID: 004313

ISBN: 0807826405

Condition: Fine


Unused, No flaws but minimal retail wear to dust jacket edges. Illustrated history of the more than fifty great storms that have battered the Tar Heel state from the days of the first European explorers through 1999's devastating hurricane Floyd, which caused $6 billion in damages. Jay Barnes examined newspaper reports, National Weather Service records, and eyewitness descriptions to compile this extraordinary chronicle, which also features nearly 300 photographs, maps, and illustrations. View more info

Image for <b>Prontuario de Agricultura - Cultivos Agricolas (Spanish Edition)</b>

Prontuario de Agricultura - Cultivos Agricolas (Spanish Edition)

By: Box, J. M. Mateo

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Spain:, Mundiprensa,: 2005.

Seller ID: 004134

ISBN: 8484762483


No utilizado sin abrir regalo de alta calidad - Unused Unopened Gift Quality.Este Prontuario pretende conseguir un texto actualizado que facilite, mediante una consulta rápida, los conocimientos básicos sobre los principales cultivos agrícolas. Se incluyen en los diversos capítulos: gramíneas y seudocereales, leguminosas herbáceas, tubérculos y raíces, plantas industriales, hortalizas, frutales, viticultura y olivicultura. View more info

Image for <b>A Story of the Petrified Forest. Agatized Rainbows.  </b><br>[Arizona.]

A Story of the Petrified Forest. Agatized Rainbows.
[Arizona.]

By: Brodrick, Harold J. - Text

Price: $12.95

Publisher: Holbrook, AZ:, Petrified Forest Museum,: 1957

Edition: Popular series (Petrified Forest Museum Association), no. 3.

Seller ID: 008161


Color pictorial stapled wraps. 9.5 inches tall. 8 internal pages of text inside 16 pages of color photography. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear toning to top edge of wraps. View more info

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Charles Darwin: The Power of Place

By: Browne, Janet

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A Knopf: 2002

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 011413

ISBN: 0679429328

Condition: Fine


Continuing where Charles Darwin: Voyaging (1995) left off, the British science historian completes her brilliant two-volume biography . . . A richly detailed, vivid, and definitive portrait with not a word wasted: the best life of Charles Darwin in the modern literature. [Kirkus Reviews]No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal shelf handling; Still Gift Quality. First Edition, First Printing. 8vo; 9.5 inches tall; 591 pages; with Chapter Notes, Bibliography and Index. Illustrations. View more info

Image for Charles Darwin: A Biography, Vol. 1 - Voyaging

Charles Darwin: A Biography, Vol. 1 - Voyaging

By: Browne, Janet

Price: $65.00

Publisher: New York, Knopf: 1995

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 011602

ISBN: 0394579429

Condition: Fine


No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal shelf handling; Still Gift Quality. First Edition, First Printing. 8vo; 9.5 inches tall; 605 pages; with chapter notes, bibliography and index. Illustrations. Drawing upon much new material, supported by an unmatched acquaintance with both the intellectual setting and the voluminous sources, Janet Browne has at last been able to unravel the central enigma of Darwin's career: how did this amiable young gentleman, born into a prosperous provincial English family, grow into a thinker capable of challenging the most basic principles of religion and science... View more info

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Chemistry: Concepts and Problems: A Self-Teaching Guide

By: Clifford C. Houk; Richard Post

Price: $14.95

Publisher: USA, Wiley: 1996

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 010329

ISBN: 0471121207

Condition: Very Good


Carefully handled, Text clean, Bindings firm. No flaws but gentle handling. View more info

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Brother Astronomer: Adventures of a Vatican Scientist

By: Consolmagno, Guy

Price: $24.95

Publisher: New York, McGraw-Hill: 2000

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009407

ISBN: 007135428X

Condition: Fine in a Fine Dust Jacket


In this autobiography, Consolmagno documents his experience at the observatory that also serves as the Pope's country house and the site of one of the world's largest meteorite collections. He says that his mission is to 'find God in all things.' He describes his participation in the Antarctic Search for Meteorites expedition and what he has learned from pieces of a Martian meteorite housed in the Vatican's collection. In another section, Consolmagno takes issue with the perception that scientists are persecuted by the Catholic Church and tries to set the record straight about t... View more info

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On the Origin of Species

By: Darwin, Charles ; Introduction by Richard Keynes

Price: $75.00

Publisher: London, Folio Society: 2006

Seller ID: 011871

Condition: New


No book has revolutionized our view of life on earth more than Charles Darwin's On the Origin of Species. Yet its enduring popularity is a testament to the immense energy and startling simplicity with which Darwin makes his revelations. Bound in buckram printed and blocked with a design by David Eccles; Set in Baskerville; Frontispiece and 24 pages of colour plates. 4to; 10 inches tall; 415 pages with index.No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. View more info

Image for <b>The Promise of Sleep: A Pioneer in Sleep Medicine Explains the Vital Connection Between Health, Happiness, and a Good Night's Sleep  </b>

The Promise of Sleep: A Pioneer in Sleep Medicine Explains the Vital Connection Between Health, Happiness, and a Good Night's Sleep

By: Dement, William C.

Price: $19.95

Publisher: New York, Delacorte Press: 1999

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009658

ISBN: 0385320086

Condition: New


No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. 8vo; 24 cm.; inches tall; 524 pages. View more info

Image for <b>Weighty Matters: Worthy People  </b>

Weighty Matters: Worthy People

By: Duckworth, John

Price: $45.00

Publisher: England:, Memoir Club,: 2007

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 002179

ISBN: 1841041041


No flaws or blemishes; Gift Quality. View more info

Image for ...<b>When Cells Die: A Comprehensive Evaluation of Apoptasis and Programmed Cell Death.</b>

...When Cells Die: A Comprehensive Evaluation of Apoptasis and Programmed Cell Death.

By: Edited by Richard A. Lockshin, Zahra Zakeri, and Jonathan L. Tilly

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York:., Wiley-Liss: 1998.

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003863

ISBN: 0471165697


No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality, Dust jacket in protective Mylar sleeve.Cell death is fast becoming one of the most dynamic areas of biological research -involving as it does the study of apoptosis and programmed cell death and the role these phenomena play in development and homeostasis on the one hand, and aging and disease on the other. The profound implications for medicine and agriculture from the manipulation of these processes have spawned a deluge of research papers, articles, approaches, and methods -making it difficult for scientists to get an overview of the field. View more info

Image for ...<b>The Future History of the Arctic.</b>

...The Future History of the Arctic.

By: Emmerson, Charles

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, New York:, Public Affairs,: 2010.

Seller ID: 003245

ISBN: 1586486365


Unused; No flaws or blemishes but minimal retail shelf handling. Dust Jacket in a protective Mylar sleeve.Long at the margins of global affairs and at the edge of our mental map of the world, the Arctic has found its way to the center of the issues which will challenge and define our world in the twenty-first century: energy security and the struggle for natural resources, climate change and its uncertain speed and consequences, the return of great power competition, the remaking of global trade patterns View more info

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The Planter's and Mariner's Medical Companion: Treating, According to the Most Successful Practice......

By: Ewell, James

Price: $495.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Printed by John Bioren: 1807

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 010918

Condition: Good


The author discusses topics such as: quinsy, putrid sore throat, mumps, pleurisy, rheumatism, dropsy, gout, Guinea worm, rickets, dispensatory receipts, and much more. The Planter's and Mariner's Medical Companion was dedicated to Jefferson. Published in Philadelphia, 1807, it was widely sold in the South and West, and ran into ten editions. With its pleasant mingling of poetical quotations, anecdotes, sentiment and sound practical counsel, it was a valued possession on isolated plantations of the time. [DAB] Thomas Jefferson encouraged Ewell to go to Savannah and he was the firs... View more info

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The Tinkerers: The Amateurs, DIYers, and Inventors Who Make America Great

By: Foege, Alec

Price: $12.95

Publisher: New York, Basic Books: 2013

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 010612

ISBN: 0465009239

Condition: New


No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. Recently, Americans have come to question whether our tinkering spirit has survived the pressures of ruthless corporate organization and bottom-line driven caution. But as Alec Foege shows in The Tinkerers, reports of tinkering's death have been greatly exaggerated. View more info

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The Dark Side of the Light Chasers

By: Ford, Deborah

Price: $29.95

Publisher: New York, Riverhead Hardcover: 1998

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 010923

ISBN: 1573220965

Condition: New


No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. Through exemplary stories and exercises, an expert on the "dark side" of the psyche shows readers how to confront and release their darker, selfish impulses and feelings in order to live more fully and authentically and move closer to others. [AZ] View more info

Image for ...<b>Scary Diagnosis - How I Took Charge Of My Health and Life and How You Can Take Charge Of Yours.</b>

...Scary Diagnosis - How I Took Charge Of My Health and Life and How You Can Take Charge Of Yours.

By: Geller, Alan

Price: $15.00

Publisher: USA:, Three Rings Publishing,: 2007.

Edition: First Edition.

Inscription: SIGNED by Author.

Seller ID: 004225

ISBN: 0978274806


No flaws or blemishes. Gift Quality. Scary Diagnosis will help you take charge of your health and life. A fascinating read and easy to Understand! View more info