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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


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

POPULAR SCIENCE NEWS AND BOSTON JOURNAL OF CHEMISTRY.1892-Complete year. 12 issues. Vol. XXVI: Number 1-12. January-December.

By: N/A

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Boston, Popular Science News Co.: 1892

Seller ID: 003135


Articles by Harlan Hoge Ballard,"then" President of the Agassiz Association; and THE NEW STAR IN AURIGA, by Charles Augustus Young. Articles include: NOVELITIES IN PHOTOGRAPHY (6 etchings); WATER AND AIR BAROMETERS (2 etchings); PHOTOGRAPHING LIGHTING-STROKES(1etching); FLINT IMPLEMENTS OF COCHIN CHINA (1etching); SOME CURIOUS MINERALS (5 ETCHINGS); ABOUT LICHENS(17 etchings); MIMICRY IN ANIMALS (3 etchings); EXPERIMENTS WITH WATER-JETS(3 ETCHINGS); EVOLUTION ... View more info

SCIENCE, November 20, 1885. Volume VI. No. 146

By: N/A

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, The Science Company: 1885

Seller ID: 003233


With Science Supplement. Article by a Famous American: in Science Supplement: E. J. JAMES "Recent land legislation in England". Other articles: "Blackfoot Tribes"; "Some Reaction-Time Studies" with a table; "Ben Nevis Meteorological Observatory" with an illustration of the observatory; and "Entomology in the National Museum" with a table. In Letters to the Editor: "Effigy mounds in Iowa" with an illustration. Covers slightl... View more info

SCIENCE, August 17, 1883. No. 28

By: N/A

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Science Company: 1883

Seller ID: 003355


Articles:The Igloo of the Innuit. -I; On the Development of the Pituitary Body in Petromyzon, and the Significance of that Organ in other Types with 6 illustrations; The Weather in June, 1883 with map, table and ice chart for 1883; The Fall of a Balloon (hot air) with 6 illustrations; Some Unsolved Problems in Geology by Dr. J. W. Dawson; plus Weekly Summary of the Progress of Science with "reports" in Chemistry, Agriculture (with table), Meteorology, Geography, ... View more info

CLOUD CUES TO HELP MAKE WEATHER WORK FOR YOU

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New Holland, PA, Sperry Rand Corporation: 1957

Seller ID: 005318


A New Holland Grassland Handbook with information about the different clouds, weather predictions and when to continue farming. Form No. 1226 Weather 857D. 15 pp. Slight bending to bottom corner. Interior is tight, clean and in Very Good +. View more info

MEMOIRS OF THE NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES, Volume II 1883

By: Bell, Alexander Graham, Prof. W. H. Brewer, Prof.S.P. Langley and Prof. C. A. Young

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1884

Seller ID: 001178


4 separate reports by Famous Americans: 1. Report of the Eclipse Expedition to Caroline Island, May 1883 by Prof. C. A. Young, pp.10-146, 22 Figures ( illustrations, charts/graphs, maps). 2. Wave-lengths in the Invisible Prismatic Spectrum, by Prof.S.P. Langley, pp. 147-162, 5 Tables, 4 Figures, 4 Plates (fold-out graphs) 3. Subsidence of Particles in Liquids, by Prof. W. H. Brewer, pp.163-175 and 4. Formation of Deaf Variety of Human Race, by Alexander Graham Bell pp.1... View more info

A GROUP OF HYPOTHESES BEARING ON CLIMATIC CHANGES

By: Chamberlin, T. C.

Price: $18.50

Publisher: Chicago, The University of Chicago Press: 1897

Seller ID: 005978


Reprinted from The Journal of Geology, Vol. V, No. 7, October-November 1897. Pages 653-683. Chipping to cover edges and corners. Spine edge torn on bottom of pamphlet and covers at tear are bent and creased. Dirt/ink smudges to inside covers. Interior is tight and clean. Document in VG- condition. View more info

PRELIMINARY PAPER ON THE TERMINAL MORAINE OF THE SECOND GLACIAL EPOCH

By: Chamberlin, Thomas C.

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1883

Seller ID: 005327


United States Geological Survey Annual Report. Pages 293-402. 10 plates included with report. Missing paper wrap covers. Back section of document is separated, but no missing pages. Some browning to page edges and tissue guards over plates, but no text is affected. View more info

THE RELATION BETWEEN NORTHERS AND MAGNETIC DISTURBANCES AT HAVANA, CUBA

By: Curtis, G. E.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Washington City, Signal Office: 1885

Seller ID: 006608


Signal Office, War Department. Signal Service Notes No. XIII. Prepared under the Direction of Brig. & Bvt. Maj. Gen'l W. B. Hazen, Chief Signal Officer of the Army. By Authority of the Secretary of War. 16 pp. Brown paper wraps. Light chipping to corners, edges and spine edge, browning along cover edges. Ink numbers written at top of front cover. Interior clean. Document in VG condition. View more info

THE SPECIAL CHARACTERISTICS OF TORNADOES, WITH PRACTICAL DIRECTIONS FOR THE PROTECTION OF LIFE AND PROPERTY

By: Finley, John P.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Washington City, Signal Office: 1884

Seller ID: 006603


Signal Office, War Department. Signal Service Notes No. XII. Prepared Under the Direction of Brig. & Bvt. Maj. Gen'l W. B. Hazen, Chief Signal Officer of the Army. By Authority of the Secretary of War. 19 pp. Brown paper wraps. Chipping and browning to edges, ink marks and smudges to covers, creasing and tears to spine edge. Ink writing on top corner on front cover. Minor creasing to interior pages. Pamphlet in Good+ condition. View more info

THE CLIMATE OF SAN FRANCISCO

By: Gibbons, Dr. H.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Washington, Smithsonian Institution: 1855

Seller ID: 000211


VG+. Disbound from 9th Annual Smithsonian Report. pp. 231-270. Pages 231-258 cover Dr. Gibbons' report: "Since the 1st of December, 1850, I have kept a record of observations on the weather in this city, of which I propose to give you a summary, for the especial benefit of distant enquirers." Pages 259-270 (detached) give the "Meteorological Observations for Sacramento, California" by Dr. Thomas Logan and Dr. F.W. Hatch. View more info

A New Method of Measuring Heights By Means of the Barometer

By: Gilbert, G. K.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Washington, Goverment Printing Office: 1882

Seller ID: 004114


From the Second Annual Report, United States Geological Survey for 1880-81. "The change proposed in this paper is of a radical nature. Since the time of Laplace the hypsometric formula he developed has formed the groundwork of all investigation and practice. Later writers have made formal modification of some of its terms and ...modern physical research has made slight corrections...It is here porposed to abandon it entirely for the greater part of hypsometric work a... View more info

RESULTS OF OBSERVATIONS MADE AT THE UNITED STATES COAST AND GEODETIC SURVEY MAGNETIC OBSERVATORY AT BALDWIN, KANSAS. 1905 and 1906

By: Hazard, Daniel L.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1910

Seller ID: 003677


"The work of the Baldwin Magnetic Observatory began in June, 1900... The work of the Baldwin Observatory during 1905 and 1906 was carried on by the following magnetic observers: L.B. Smith, W.B. Keeling, and S,.A. Deel." 107 pp. 26 graphs with reproductions of magnetograms showing the principal magnetic storms in 1905 and 1906. Numerous tables.Tan paper wraps. Mildly soiled. faint ex-mus.stamp on front cover. ex-mus. numbers on front cover. Spine faded. Overall ... View more info

RESULTS OF OBSERVATIONS MADE AT THE UNITED STATES COAST AND GEODETIC SURVEY MAGNETIC OBSERVATORY NEAR HONOLULU, HAWAII. 1907 AND 1908

By: Hazard, Daniel L.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1911

Seller ID: 003679


"The Honolulu Magnetic Observatory is located on a large coral plain, 12 1/2 miles (21 kilometers) west of the city of Honolulu, Oahu Island, Hawaii. Its operation began in January, 1902." 95 pp. plus 21 graphs with reproductions of magnetograms showing the principal magnetic storms in 1907 and 1908. Numerous tables.Tan paper wraps. Mildly soiled. fading to spine. faint ex-mus.stamp on front cover. ex-mus. numbers on front cover. Spine top end missing small stri... View more info

RESULTS OF OBSERVATIONS MADE AT THE UNITED STATES COAST AND GEODETIC SURVEY MAGNETIC OBSERVATORY NEAR CHELTENHAM, MARYLAND 1909 AND 1910

By: Hazard, Daniel L.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1912

Seller ID: 003680


"The magnetic observatory at Cheltenham was built in 1900 and its operation began in April, 1901." 93 pp. plus 22 foldout graphs with reproductions of magnetograms showing the principal magnetic storms in 1909 and 1910. Numerous tables.Tan paper wraps. Mildly soiled. fading to spine. faint ex-mus.stamp on front cover. ex-mus. numbers on front cover. Covers Good+. ex. mus. stamp on title page, otherwise interior is tight, clean and Very Good+. View more info

RESULTS OF OBSERVATIONS MADE AT THE UNITED STATES COAST AND GEODETIC SURVEY MAGNETIC OBSERVATORY NEAR HONOLULU, HAWAII. 1917 AND 1918

By: Hazard, Daniel L.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1920

Seller ID: 003681


"The Honolulu Magnetic Observatory is located on a large coral plain, 12 1/2 miles (21 km.) west of the city of Honolulu, Oahu Island, Hawaii. Its operation began in January, 1902." 104 pp. plus 23 foldout graphs with reproductions of magnetograms showing the principal magnetic storms. Numerous tables.Tan paper wraps. Mildly soiled. spine darkened with two small tears. faint ex-mus.stamp on front cover. Overall covers Good+. ex. mus. stamp and numbers on title p... View more info

RESULTS OF OBSERVATIONS MADE AT THE UNITED STATES COAST AND GEODETIC SURVEY MAGNETIC OBSERVATORY NEAR HONOLULU, HAWAII. 1915 AND 1916

By: Hazard, Daniel L.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1918

Seller ID: 003682


"The Honolulu Magnetic Observatory is located on a large coral plain, 12 1/2 miles (21 km.) west of the city of Honolulu, Oahu Island, Hawaii. Its operation began in January, 1902." 101 pp. plus 22 foldout graphs with reproductions of magnetograms showing the principal magnetic storms. Numerous tables including register of Earthquakes. Tan paper wraps. Mildly soiled. Fading to front cover. Slight chipping at front top edge. spine darkened. ex-mus.stamp on front ... View more info

RESULTS OF OBSERVATIONS MADE AT THE UNITED STATES COAST AND GEODETIC SURVEY MAGNETIC OBSERVATORY AT VIEQUES, PORTO RICO. 1913 and 1914

By: Hazard, Daniel L.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1916

Seller ID: 003683


"In February, 1903, a magnetograph was installed in a room in Fort Isabel Segunda, on Vieques Island, Porto Rico, and variation observations were continued there until April, 1907. At that time suitable buildings had been constructed for the observatory work, and the magnetograph was transferred to the new site, about five-eighths of a mile ( 1 kilometer) west of the old fort." The work of the Porto Rico Observatory was in charge of the following magnetic observ... View more info

RESULTS OF OBSERVATIONS MADE AT THE UNITED STATES COAST AND GEODETIC SURVEY MAGNETIC OBSERVATORY NEAR HONOLULU, HAWAII. 1913 AND 1914

By: Hazard, Daniel L.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1916

Seller ID: 003685


"The Honolulu Magnetic Observatory is located on a large coral plain, 12 1/2 miles (21 kilometers) west of the city of Honolulu, Oahu Island, Hawaii. Its operation began in January, 1902." 105 pp. plus 16 foldout graphs with reproductions of magnetograms showing the principal magnetic storms. Numerous tables.Tan paper wraps. Mildly soiled. spine and front cover's bottom edge darkened. Overall covers Good+ to Very Good-. ex. mus. stamp/numbers on title page, ot... View more info

RESULTS OF OBSERVATIONS MADE AT THE UNITED STATES COAST AND GEODETIC SURVEY MAGNETIC OBSERVATORY NEAR HONOLULU, HAWAII. 1911 AND 1912

By: Hazard, Daniel L.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1913

Seller ID: 003686


"The Honolulu Magnetic Observatory is located on a large coral plain, 12 1/2 miles (21 kilometers) west of the city of Honolulu, Oahu Island, Hawaii. Its operation began in January, 1902." 99 pp. plus 12 foldout graphs with reproductions of magnetograms showing the principal magnetic storms. Numerous tables.Tan paper wraps. Mildly soiled. spine darkened. ex.mus. stamp/numbers on front cover. Overall covers Good+ to Very Good-. ex. mus. stamp on title page, othe... View more info