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SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, 27 Issues 1968-1977

By: N/A

Price: $160.00

Publisher: New York, SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN INC:

Seller ID: 002335

Condition: Very Good-


2 issues: 1968 (Jan. & Oct.); 2 issues: 1969 (March & July); 1 issue: 1970 (July); 1 issue: 1971 (Oct.); 8 issues: 1974 (Jan.,June, July, August-Dec); 7 issues: 1975 (Jan., Feb., April-May, July-August, & Oct.); 5 issues: 1976 (May-Aug. & Nov.), and 1 issue: 1977 (March). All colored covers are in VG- or better condition. Some covers are mildly soiled or foxed(?) at borders otherwise VG. Interiors of all are clean, tight, and in VG+ condition. View more info

KOREAN FRONTIER, 5 Issues 1971

By: N/A

Price: $16.50

Publisher: Seoul, The Korea Herald: 1971

Seller ID: 002370

Condition: Good+ to Very Good-


5 magazine issues. March, May, June, July and August. ex-mus. stamp on cover. Crease down length as if folded ,otherwise all exteriors are Very Good. One issue tear on first page, bottom edge, otherwise all interiors are VG+. July issue on President Park's Inauguration. View more info

HARPER'S MONTHLY MAGAZINE, VOLs. 104 to 227

By: N/A

Price: $6,200.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Harper & Brothers:

Seller ID: 002645

Condition: Very Good


Run from December 1901 through December 1963.. Remarkable unbroken run of 123 six-month bound volumes of one of America's premier literary journals. All ex-library, with modest markings .All volumes are in original bindings, in condition ranging from Fair to Fine externally, Good to Fine internally.. Vols.104-132 include some vols. which lack spines or pieces of spines. The latest 47 years, from 1916 to 1963 (Vol.133 to 227), are uniformly bound in matching black libra... View more info

PUBLICATIONS OF THE WASHBURN OBSERVATORY OF THE UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN. Vol.VII Part I and Part II: Meteorological Observations, 1887-'88-'89. And 1890-'91-'92-'93

By: N/A

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Madison, WI, Democrat Printing Company:

Seller ID: 002716

Condition: Good, Good to Good-


1890, 1894 dates of publication. Part 1: 87 pp. Paper covers intact. ex.-mus. numbers on front cover. Covers mildly soiled, creased marks as if folded. Spine's paper chipped, missing 1" strip at base. In Good condition. Interior is tight, clean and VG+. Part 2:195 pp. Front cover with ex.mus. stamp and numbers. Back cover detached. Chipping to paper spine, 1 1/2" strip missing at top and base otherwise intact. Mildly soiled. exterior is Good to Good-. Interior is... View more info

ASTRONOMICAL OBSERVATIONS MADE AT U.S. NAVAL OBSERVATORY during the years 1879-1890, 12 Volumes

By: N/A

Price: $600.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office:

Seller ID: 002780

Condition: Good


12 consecutive years in 12 volumes. 1880 Appendix: Great Comet of 1882. 1881 Appendices: Orbits of Oberon, Titania, and Neptune's satellite. 1882 Appendices: Orbit Iapetus, the outer satellite of Saturn, Annular Eclipse of the Sun March 13-16, 1885 with fold-outs and Flexure of Meridian Instruments. 1883 Appendices: Six Inner satellites of Saturn; Observations for stellar parallax; and Observatory Temperature Room and Competitive Trials so Chronometers in 1884 and 1886, ... View more info

Junior Natural History Magazine.1960- June 1963 Last Issue

By: American Museum of Natural History. Marion B. Carr, Editor

Price: $60.00

Publisher: New York, American Museum of Natural History: 1960

Seller ID: 003030

Condition: Good+ or Better


36 issues. Final four years: 1960-63 ending with June 1963, the last issue. Some issues have small address label on front cover. Some have ex.mus. stamp on cover. all issues are Good+ or Better. View more info

Report of the U.S. National Museum, 5 Separate Reports for Years 1905, 1908, 1918, 1919, and 1920.

By: Annual Report of the Smithsonian Institution

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office:

Seller ID: 002912

Condition: Good to Good+


All have plates except for 1905 annual report. One has Smithsonian Institution stamp on verso of title p. otherwise all interiors are tight, clean and in Very Good+ condition. Each volume includes lists of accesssions to the collections and a list of publications. Green silk binding, gilt titles. Exteriors are Good. Some minor soiling, fading to spines and rubbing on edges. Covers are sound. All top page edges "spotted" (foxing?). View more info

Metropolitan Seminars in Art-Great Periods in Painting: 12 Portfolios

By: Canady, John

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Metropolitan Museum of Art, The: 1959

Seller ID: 002117

Condition: Good to Very Good.


"Art Seminars in the Home". Published by the Metropolitan Museum of Art as a course on art study. 12 Portfolios: WHAT IS A PAINTING, REALISM, EXPRESSIONISM, ABSTRACTION, COMPOSITION (Pictures as structures), COMPOSITION(Composition as expression), TECHNIQUES(Fresco), TECHNIQUES(Tempera and Oil), TECHNIQUES(Water Color, Pastel, Etching, Engraving), THE ARTIST AS A SOCIAL CRITIC, and THE ARTIST AS A VISIONARY. Each volume has a pocket with colored plates-frameable... View more info

PUBLICATIONS OF THE UNITED STATES NAVAL OBSERVATORY. Second Series. Volume I-XII

By: Davis, Rear-Admiral Charles H., Superintendent.

Price: $625.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office:

Seller ID: 002769

Condition: Good to Very Good


Set of 15. 1900-1929 publication dates. VOLUME I. Transit Circle Observations of the Sun, Moon, Planets, and Miscellaneous Stars. 1894-1899. Professor William Harkness, and Professor A.N. Skinner. 1900 publication. VOLUME II. Zone Observations with the Nine-Inch Transit Circle. 1894-1901, by Aaron N. Skinner. 1902 publication. VOLUME III. Part I: Observations with the 26-Inch Equatorial, Part II and Part III: Observations with the 9-Inch Transit Circle, Part IV: Observat... View more info

INTRODUCTION TO THE LITERATURE OF EUROPE IN THE FIFTEENTH, SIXTEENTH, AND SEVENTEENTH CENTURIES. 3 Volumes

By: Hallam, Henry

Price: $100.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1843

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 004974

Condition: Good


The volumes cover: Literature of Europe from the Middle Ages to 1700; History of Theological Literature in Europe from 1520 to 1700; History of Speculative, Moral, and Political Philosophy, and of Jurisprudence, in Europe, from 1520 to 1700; History of the Literature of Taste in Europe from 1520 to 1550; Scientific and Miscellaneous Literature of Europe from 1520 to 1550; History of Poetry from 1550 to 1700; History of Dramatic Literature from 1550 to 1700; History of Po... View more info

ALFRED HITCHCOCK'S LIBRARY OF SUSPENSE: TALES OF TERROR AND THE BEST OF MYSTERY

By: Hitchcock, Alfred

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Galahad Books:

Seller ID: 006684

Condition: Very Good-


Boxed set of two books. The Best of Mystery (ISBN: 0-88365-644-2), 63 Short Stories Chosen by the Master of Suspense, 636 pp, hardcover with DJ, book is clean. Tales of Terror (ISBN: 0-88365-710-4), 58 Short Stories Chosen by the Master of Suspense, 631 pp., hardcover with DJ, book is clean. Slipcase is worn, but intact. View more info

LITTLE MASTERPIECES OF SCIENCE: SIX VOLUMES

By: Iles, George (ed.)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Doubleday, Page & Company: 1902

Seller ID: 006862

Condition: Good+


Complete six volume set: 1. MIND (John Fiske, James Sully, Francis Galton, William H. Hudson, Oliver W. Holmes, Henry Maudsley, William B. Carpenter, Thomas H. Huxley). 185 pp. Frontispiece b/w portrait of John Fiske. Red cloth covers with gilt title on spine. Cover corners are bumped and rubbed, edges rubbed, stains and wear to cover faces, spine ends are bent and fraying. Front hinge broken. Some mild foxing to interior pages, otherwise clean. 2. HEALTH AND HEALING (Si... View more info

THE NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC MAGAZINE...1917-1956, 79 Volumes

By: National Geographic

Price: $2,690.00

Publisher: Washington, National Geographic Society:

Seller ID: 001144

Condition: Good- to Very Good-


Vol. 31-110. 79 Volumes. Brown embossed covers with gilt. Circular globe with gilt propeller plane sitting on top. Gilt lettering on covers and spine. Exteriors: Good- to Very Good-. Ex. lib. markings: "date due" paper on endpaper and pocket with slip on free endpaper. Otherwise interiors are Very Good +. Only one paper label on spine. Can purchase the additional volumes from 1957-1999 in different bindings. View more info

THE NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC MAGAZINE...1957-1999, 82 Volumes

By: National Geographic

Price: $2,850.00

Publisher: Washington, National Geographic Society:

Seller ID: 001145

Condition: Good+ to Very Good


1957-1999 85 vols. red cloth. Vols. are Jan-June and July-Dec. Missing Vol. 145, Jan-June 1974. Red cloth covers with library "coding" label on front. Spine with white lettering. 4 with paper label at spine base. Most bindings are bright, some dull. Three volumes are a brownish red. Good+ to Very Good. Free endpapers with library "date due" slip and markings on some colored front cover issues. Otherwise interiors: Near Fine. Can purchase the addition... View more info

TACKLEBOX LIBRARY

By: Outdoor Life Take-Along Books

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Row: 1971

Seller ID: 001980

Condition: Very Good+


5 Near Fine paperbacks in a slip cover case. Titles include: Freshwater Tackle by Baird Hall; Lures, Flies and Baits for Freshwater Fish by F. Philip Rice; Fish Cookery by Mel Marshall; Reading the Water: Where and When to Fish in Lakes and Streams by Joseph D. Bates, Jr.; Angler's Safety and First Aid by Mark Sosin. Light wear to each book spine ends, interiors are clean and books appear to be unread. Slipcase is Good+ with wear to edges, corners. View more info

ELEGANT EPISTLES: BEING A COPIOUS SELECTION OF INSTRUCTIVE, MORAL, AND ENTERTAINING LETTERS, FROM THE MOST EMINENT EPISTOLARY WRITERS (VOLUMES I, III, IV, V, and VI)

By: Various Authors

Price: $175.00

Publisher: London, John Sharpe:

Seller ID: 006751

Condition: Good


Volume I: Books I. II. Ancient and Classical. 288 pp. Authors include Cicero, Pliny. Volume III: Pope and His Friends. Books V. VI. Modern of Late Date. 288 pp. Authors include Pope, Berkley, Blount, Atterbury, Swift, Prior, Duchess of Ormond, Arbuthnot, Bollingbroke, Gay, Bathurst. Volume IV: Books VII. VIII. Miscellaneous, of Modern and Late Date. 288 pp (misprint on last page to read page 222). Authors include Lady Betty Germain, Steele, Lady M. W. Montague, Hoadly, L... View more info