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It's All Relative Einstein's Theory of Relativity

By: Apfel, Necia H.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Lothrop Lee and Shepard: 1981

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 27089

ISBN: 068841981X

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


B&W Photographs; SIGNED EDITION. This book is in Near Fine condition and has a Very Good+ dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. There is some beginning bumping to the spine ends of the book cover. The text pages are clean and bright. This copy has been signed by the author on the title page. The dust jacket has some light edge wear, rubbing and nicking. There is one small mostly closed tear to the front spine joint and a couple of sp... View more info

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THE MOON PUZZLE A Classical Theory Revived Correlating the Origin of the Moon with Many Problems in Natural Science

By: Bergquist, N. O.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Copenhagen, Denmark, Grafisk Forlag: 1954

Edition: 1st English Language Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 24240

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Near Fine condition and has a Very Good dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. There is a tiny bit of sunning / fading to the bottom spine end of the book cover. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket has several small edge tears, nicks and generalized rubbing to the spine ends and edges. There are a couple of small spots of discoloration to the front dust jacket by the title. "the ... View more info

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Les Merveilles Celestes (the Celestial Marvels) Lectures Du Soir

By: Flammarion, Camille

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Paris, France, Librarie Hachette Et Cie: 1905

Edition: Later Printing

Seller ID: A34776

Condition: Very Good-


B&W Illustrations; The text is entirely in FRENCH. This book is in Very Good- condition and is lacking a dust jacket. The spine ends of the book covers have light torquing and bumping, along with noticeable fading to the entire spine. The text pages are generally clean, but do have noticeable toning to the edges due to the acid content of the pages. "Nicolas Camille Flammarion FRAS[1] (26 February 1842 – 3 June 1925) was a French astronomer and author. He was a pro... View more info

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The Magic of the Stars

By: Maeterlinck, Maurice (translated from the French by Alfred Sutro) Maurice Polydore-Marie-Bernard Maeterlinck, also called Count Maeterlinck

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Dodd, Mead & Company: 1930

Edition: 1st American Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 31763

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good- dust jacket


This book is in Near Fine condition and has a Very Good- dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. There are two tiny spots of discoloration to the top front corner of the book cover. The text pages are clean and bright. The front endpaper includes a pencilled former owner's name : George Russell Tolson (most likely this is the former professor of drama at Vincennes University who has endowed a scholarship for drama students). The dust ... View more info

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FLIGHTS FROM CHAOS A Survey of Material Systems from Atoms to Galaxies

By: Shapley, Harlow

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Whittlesey House: 1930

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 24769

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Very Good condition. The book is in very good solid condition with some light rubbing, edge wear and fraying to the spine ends and corners of the book cover. The text pages are clean and bright. The rear inner hinge paper has cracked but the joint itself is solid. The front pastedown has the remnants of a removed book plate. "The thesis of this book was presented in a series of five lectures given in New York City in November and ... View more info