Application of Statistical Methods to Communication Problems. Research Laboratory of Electronics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology. September 1, 1950.

Lee, Y. W. / Cambridge: 1950
first edition; large quarto, [2] (title, contents), 52 leaves including 7 glossy photographs stapled on plain sheets, reproduced from typescript as issued, entirely readable but not dark enough and some of the equations need close examination, now in a later stiff paper cover. Volumes Included: 1

Subject/Keywords: history of science, statistical communication theory, telecommunications, PJC

Item #: 748957


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Henric van Veldeken. Eneide. (Deutsche Texte des Mittelalters; 58, 59, 62)

Heinrich, von Veldeke (12th century) / Berlin: Akademie-Verlag 1964
3 volumes. small quarto, I. Einleitung. Text herausgegeben von Gabriele Schieb und Theodor Frings. cix, [1], 947 pp. II. Untersuchungen. von von Gabriele Schieb unter mitwerkung Theodor Frings. [viii], 609, [1] pp. III. Worterbuch von Gabriele Schieb mit Gunter Kramer und Elisabeth Mager. xxxv, [1], 911 pp, blind stamps of a private owner (R. William Leckie, Jr.), paper wrappers darkened with a few short margin tears, the text of the first two volumes browned but entirely readable, the last two volumes largely unopened, a good set. Volumes Included: 3

Subject/Keywords: medieval literature, courtly romances, Eneas Romance, language, Middle High German, CTT

Item #: 755673


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Cook Technical Review. (Volumes 1-4)

Cook Electric Company. Cook Research Laboratories. / Chicago: 1954
Volume 1 (1954) through Volume 4 (1957) only, all 10 issues "published at frequent intervals"; large quarto, library markings and all punched for a three ring binder, now together tied into board sides, still in original paper wrappers and could be easily removed. Volumes Included: 1

Subject/Keywords: history of science, engineering

Item #: 772090

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Manley Garage Equipment Used Here, Come in for Efficient, Economical Service. (cover title)

Manley Manufacturing Company / York, Pennsylvania: The Manley Manufacturing Company 1920
large quarto, 20 pp., illustrated throughout including a thirty ton press, truck wheel dolly, several types of wrecking cranes, air and water stations (supplied only in dark purple), hoist, etc., pictorial paper wrappers soiled with small margin chip and later sewing along spine, overall good. Volumes Included: 1

Subject/Keywords: automobile history, garages, car repairs

Item #: 784142


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A Fan Artists Folio. Featuring Ben Abas, Jon Arfstrom, Lin Carter, Jack Gaughan, Joe Gross, John Grossman, William Kroll, Sol Levin, Russ Manning, J. Henk Sprenger.

Abas, Ben, et al., illustrators. / Oradell (New Jersey): Luna Publications, 1970
quarto (plates 28 cm. tall), title leaf and 10 black and white plates, all loose as issued, now in an unprinted envelope but possibly not original; light general age toning but still very good; the imprint is from a sticker on the title leaf and may be the distributor, some of the illustrations are dated 1948 or 1949 in the plate and there may be some connection with the Fantasy Artisan's Club or one of their publications. Volumes Included: 1

Subject/Keywords: science fiction and fantasy art, JNU

Item #: 791657

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The "P.R.R.I. - Affair" (as seen in the light of the history of the Indonesian Armed Forces). By Lieut. Col. Rudy Pirngadie.

Pirngadie, Rudy. / Djakarta: Nusantara publishing Coy, 1958
first edition; 55 pp., illustrations in text; library markings but sound and good in original paper wrappers; the PRRI was the Pemerintah Revolusioner Republik Indonesia or Revolutionary Government of the Republic of Indonesia with former army officers in leadership positions; the author was Chief of the Army Information Service and this is a very pro-government view emphasizing the unity of the loyal Indonesian armed forces in crushing the rebellion in central Sumatra. Volumes Included: 1

Subject/Keywords: Revolutionary Government of the Republic of Indonesia, Central Sumatra

Item #: 793766


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Babes in the Woods. An Original Comedy, in Three Acts. (Spencer's Universal Stage, No. 56)

Taylor, Tom. / Boston: Charles H. Spencer 1850
12mo, 55 pp, original paper wrappers, light general age toning, else very good. Volumes Included: 1

Subject/Keywords: drama, comedy, jzw

Item #: 799840


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Magnetical and Meteorological Observations made at Washington under orders of the Hon. Secretary of the Navy, dated August 13, 1838, by by Lieutenant J. M. Gilliss, U. S. N.

Gilliss, J. M. / Washington: Gales and Seaton, printers, 1845
first separate edition, inscribed "Honbl. Alexr. Evans with the author's comps."; xxviii, 648 pp., plate (declinometer), folding graphs, largely tabular and covers the period July 1838 to June 1842, the meteorological journal is detailed with twice a day readings on the instruments and remarks on any weather events e.g. at 4:15 on the afternoon of April 26, 1840 lightning stuck the northwest corner of the House of Representatives; library book plate and markings, later half calf rubbed but sound, age staining and age toning to text but not fragile and entirely readable, good. Volumes Included: 1

Subject/Keywords: geomagnetism, meteorology, weather, Washington, D. C., NH1

Item #: 807429

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The Japanese Constitution and Politics.

Matsunami, N. (Matsunami, Niichiro, 1868-1945) / Tokyo: Maruzen & Co., 1940
first edition; 577, [2] pp, library book plate and markings, general age toning to text, still a sound, good copy in original cloth. Volumes Included: 1

Subject/Keywords: Japan, constitutional law

Item #: 817628

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Benedicti XIV. Pont. Max. De synodo dioecesana libri octo. (... synodo diocesana libri octo)

(Benedict XIV, Pope, 1675-1758) / Ferrariae: Impensis Jo. Manfre, 1753
quarto (25.5 cm. tall x 17 cm.), [24] (beginning with title, a1) 648 pp, early leather binding dry and worn with front hinge broken, library hand stamp and signature of a previous owner on title, occasional light age staining, overall good but could use re-binding; the conduct of diocesan councils and synods, especially with regard to canon law. Volumes Included: 1

Subject/Keywords: Roman Catholic Church, diocesan councils, Canon law

Item #: 817772

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Geological Maps and Sections of South-West Persia. Based on the work of the Geological Staff of the Anglo-Persian Oil Company Limited, 1909-1933, Anglo-Iranian Oil Company Limited, 1933-1951.

British Petroleum Company. Geological Staff. / London: Edward Stanford for British Petroleum 1956
first edition, issued in connection with the Twentieth International Geological Congress (Mexico, 1956); oblong atlas folio (leaves slightly larger than 88 cm. long x 61 cm.), 2 leaves (title, Explanatory Notes), 6 color maps with printed plastic overlays, 4 folding leaves of color geological cross sections, 7 color leaves of stratigraphical columns; library hand stamps and markings but a near very good copy in later cloth with the soft vinyl front cover bound in; maps featured: Kermansha, Tehran, Bushire, Kerman, Tahiri, Bandar Abbas. Volumes Included: 1

Subject/Keywords: geology, Persia, Iran, ddv West Room

Item #: 841198

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The Earl of Macclesfield's Speech in the House of Peers On Monday the 18th Day of March 1750. At the Second Reading of the Bill For Regulating the Commencement of the Year, &c

Macclesfield, George Parker, Earl of. / London: printed for Charles Davies, Printer to the Royal Society 1751
first edition (1751): small quarto (21.5 cm. tall), 23 pp, a brief but fairly involved history of calendars; extraction roughness at margin, upper outside corner has light damp stain throughout with last few leaves nibbled at tips, self wrappers. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: 140768681X
Subject/Keywords: calendar reform, calendars, British history, history of science

Item #: 527463

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Collected Experimental Papers. SEVEN VOLUMES

Bridgman, P. W. (Bridgman, Percy Williams, 1882-1961) / Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1964
complete in 7 volumes, Papers 1-199, total of xxviii, 4721 pp, original cloth (hardcovers), ex library, else text clean & bindings tight. Volumes Included: 7

ISBN: 0674137507
Subject/Keywords: history of science, high pressure physics, rk0 mmc OFFICE

Item #: 705282

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La Miniatura Italiana in eta Romanica e Gotica. Atti del I Congresso di Storia della Miniatura Italiana, Cortona, 26-28 maggio 1978. (Storia della Miniatura, Studi e Documenti, 5)

Vailati Schoenburg Waldenburg, Grazia, ed. / Firenze: Lei S. Olschki, 1979
first edition; large quarto, xxiv, 621 pp., numerous black and white illustrations in text; light pucker to the pictorial on-lay on front cover of original cloth, book label of Professor Astrik L. Gabriel, his purchase receipt attached to back free endpaper, still a very good copy. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: 882222888X
Subject/Keywords: illumination of books and manuscripts, Romanesque and Gothic miniature painting, Italy, NDZ

Item #: 707139

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Lo Studio Fiorentino, 1473-1503. Ricerche e Documenti. Volume Primo. Introduzione. Bibliografia. Ufficialli dello Studio. Rettori. Rotoli

Verde, Armando F. / Firenze: Istituto nazionale di studi sul Rinascimento, 1973
ix, [1], 394, [1] pp., frontispiece; paperback, book plate inside the front cover, else very good. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: 8822241819
Subject/Keywords: history education urban studies University of Florence Italy NDZ

Item #: 707207


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The Seismic Atlas of Australian and New Zealand Sedimentary Basins.

Skillbeck, C. Gregory, & Malcolm J. Lennox, eds. / Earth Resources Foundation, University of Sydney 1984
first edition; oblong folio (leaves 38.5 cm. long), iv, 301 pp., mostly folding plate, many printed in blue and black; library hand stamps, a few leaves have creases, two of the rings do not close properly in the original imitation leather binder with metal corners but no danger of leaves becoming detached, good; not up to date even when issued (some of the companies that supplied the data withheld their most current findings), intended instead to teach geologists about geophysics. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: 0909798699
Subject/Keywords: geology, geophysics, Australia, New Zealand, ddv Oversize

Item #: 735445

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Concordance analytique de La mort le roi Artu (University of Ottawa Medieval Texts and Studies; Publications medievales de l'Universite d'Ottawa, 11)

Kunstmann, Pierre, & Martin Dube. / Ottawa: Editions de l'Universite d'Ottawa, 1982
first edition; 2 volumes, total of vi, [1], 1907, [2] pp., short preliminary remarks in French only, the main text reproduces a computer print-out and in a fairly small and somewhat difficult to read face, there is no analysis or commentary; library hand stamps and original glazed boards faded, a few leaves have corner creases, still a near very good set. Volumes Included: 2

ISBN: 2760348113
Subject/Keywords: Arthurian romances, medieval literature, concordances, CTT

Item #: 755615


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Text- Und Variantenkonkordanz zu Schillers "Kabale und Liebe".

Daly, Peter M., & Claus O. Lappe. / Berlin/NY: Walter de Gruyter, 1976
large quarto, x, [2], 682 pp., near fine in original cloth. Volumes Included: 1

ISBN: 3110022257
Subject/Keywords: Friedrich Schiller, German literature, concordances, CTT

Item #: 768935


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Frank Lloyd Wright (zum Werk von Frank Lloyd Wright). Erreumen. (Schriften des Instituts fur Kunstgeschichte, Akademie der bildenden Kunste, Wien, 1, 3)

Graf, Otto Antonia. (Frank Lloyd Wright, illustrations) / Wien (etc.): Bohlau Verlag, 2002
TWO VOLUMES. First edition, inscribed on half title of first volume and probably by the author but in keeping with the theme of the set a few geometrical elements incorporated into the signature and now illegible; Volumes 3 and 4 of the series but the complete Erraumen section (the first two volumes were Die Kunst des Quadrats, not present here); small folio (31 cm. tall), vii, [757)-1632 pp. (pagination continued from previous volumes), 8 folding plates printed on both sides at end of second volume, a large portion devoted to reproducing Wright's architectural sketches and plans, often multiple images to a page and a few partially color; the simple, light board slipcase present and books near fine in original cloth and jackets. Volumes Included: 2

ISBN: 3205770773
Subject/Keywords: modern architecture, Frank Lloyd Wright, CXX

Item #: 772027


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Reichsgesetzblatt. 1914-1937 (lacking 1928 pt. 1, 1931 pt. 2, 1932 pt. 2, 1933 pt. 2, 1934 pt. 2 1st half (if published)

Germany. Reichsministerium des Innern / Berlin 1914
47 volumes, lacking 1928 pt. 1, 1931 pt. 2, 1932 pt. 2, 1933 pt. 2, 1934 pt. 2 1st half (if published), minor ownership markings, else good-very good. Volumes Included: 47

Subject/Keywords: Germany bakery

Item #: 59123

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