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Schwinger, Julian (1918-1994)
/ Boston: Boston University, 1955
Reproduced at Boston University, 1955.: large quarto, [vi], 201 pp., reproduced from typescript and held together with three metal fasteners, paper sides faded at inside margin and two vertical crease marks on front cover still overall very good. Volumes Included: 1
Subject/Keywords: history of science, nuclear physics, Quantum Theory, PKK bft
Item #: 733675
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A. N. Marquis & Company.
/ Chicago/Cleveland: A. N. Marquis & Company, 1888
440 pp; red original cloth dulled with spine faded, both hinges broken, back free endpaper chipped at bottom margin with no loss to advertising material, general age toning to text but paper not fragile, good. Volumes Included: 1
Subject/Keywords: GRD Cleveland Urban Studies Genealogy Business History Americana
Item #: 686476
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/ Washington: Printed For Mathew Carey 1801
12mo, 289 pp.; contemporary calf darkened and rubbed with peel marks on back cover and chipping at head and tail of spine, pp. 155/156 has a small hole with loss of several letters, occasional pen notes in margins, general age toning, age and damp staining, usually in margins or corners, text entirely readable but good only. Volumes Included: 1
Subject/Keywords: WHX English literature
Item #: 611820
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/ NY 1946
Issues for 1946/47-1971; sub-title varies somewhat; Art News Annuals, published yearly as a special issue of Art News, mostly in original cloth or paper covered boards, quartos, well illustrated, minor ownership markings, else near very good PRICE IS FOR THE 24 volumes. Volumes Included: 24
Subject/Keywords: Art Museology bak
Item #: 295033
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/ NY/London: G. P. Putnam 1895
Author's Autograph Edition; 39 volumes (of 40, lacks the third volume of the Life of Columbus); 'autograph' is used in the sense of being hand written, no signature is present nor should it be, the first volume of the set does properly contain a leaf of manuscript in Irving's hand, in this set, one page, beginning with ?The fame of the Portuguese discoveries, drew the attention of the world, and the learned, the curious and the adventurous resorted to Lisbon to engage in the enterprises continually fitting out. Among the rest Columbus arrived there about the year 1470. ...?; later three quarter blue cloth with gray paper covered board sides; bindings and paper spine labels lightened at spines, light age staining throughout but not fragile and entirely readable, the manuscript leaf age toned with short tear separating tip where attached to blank but with no text touched. Volumes Included: 39
Subject/Keywords: BIG GAME ROOM American literature
Item #: 363587
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/ Paris: 1914
Nos. 3723-5155 (July 1914 to December 1941), lacking 20 issues, mostly unbound; some covers are chipped or torn. Nos. 4650-4652 & 5150-5151 are water damaged, various ownership markings, else good. Volumes Included: 150
Subject/Keywords: European History Politics Sports Games Auto Racing Entertainment
Item #: 86431
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American Academy of Arts and Sciences
/ NY 1904
volumes 40-52, large octavo, partly bnd., illustrated, library markings, still good-very good. Volumes Included: 13
Subject/Keywords: History of Science Technology Natural History Medicine Mathematics Archaeology Americana
Item #: 208358
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Barker, J. G., editor
/ NY: Masonic Publishing & Furnishing Co., 1876
volumes 2, 4-9, 11, complete volumes, most need rebinding; price is for the lot. Volumes Included: 8
Subject/Keywords: freemasonry big sets
Item #: 506014
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Santos Ruffino, Jose dos.
/ Hamburg 1929
oblong quarto, original pic. or decorated paper covered boards, profusely illustrated with plates after photographs, minor ownership markings but in all near very good. Volumes Included: 1
Subject/Keywords: Portuguese Colonialism Mozambique Africa Ethnology Anthropology Economics History Architeture
Item #: 538135
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The Electric Club
/ Pittsburgh: The Electric Club, etc. 1904
volumes 1-17, complete volumes, octavos & quatos, BOUND, some bindings require repairs or replacement, textually VERY VERY GOOD and well illustrated throughout! PRICE IS FOR THE LOT:. Volumes Included: 27
Subject/Keywords: Technology science business history transportation public utilities communications BIG SETS
Item #: 547244
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/ NY: Catholic Interracial Council of New York 1943
quartos, volumes 16-17, 19-30, ALL COMPLETE VOLUMES, illustrated, library buckram w/ covers preserved, one issue in photocopy, else very good. Volumes Included: 14
Subject/Keywords: Civil Rights Black Studies African American Studies Americana Roman Catholicism big sets
Item #: 547268
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Campbell, Alexander, & W. K. Pendleton, eds.
/ Bethany 1846
Third Series: vol. 3#1-12 (complete), some covers lacking, some covers or text pages torn or creased, age darkening or old foxing throughout, untrimmed as issued,. Volumes Included: 1
Subject/Keywords: Religion Fundamentalism Revivalism Biblical Studies
Item #: 569163
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Findel, J., ed.
/ Leipzig: 1858
subtitle varies somewhat, volumes 1-6, 8-16; quarto, library markings, most need rebinding or rebacking, text browning, particularly in later volumes; PRICE IS FOR THE LOT. Volumes Included: 15
Subject/Keywords: freemasonry Genealogy Religion European Social History
Item #: 573099
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Member (of the City Philosophical Society). (pseud.)
/ London: Effingham Wilson, 1816
vi, 114 pp., 2 plates, with original folding color frontispiece present; original boards dark with sides attached and worn and spine covering fragmentary, text untrimmed but lightly age toned and with occasional penciling; a satire of the phrenological work of Franz Joseph Gall and Johann Gaspar Spurzheim. Volumes Included: 1
Subject/Keywords: cranioscopy, satire, phrenology
Item #: 581663
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Gatterer, A., et al.
/ Citta del Vaticano: Specola Vaticana, 1945
first edition; 2 volumes, folio (slightly taller than 40 cm.); Text und Wellenlagen. 347,  pp., original cloth + Tafeln. [11 leaves] of tables loose in a paper folder, 45 glossy plates loose held by stiff paper flaps of original cloth portfolio, as issued; ex library, binding and portfolio frayed at extremities, some flap edges broken on plates volume, good+; the second volume of the series but complete for rare earths. Volumes Included: 2
Subject/Keywords: history of science, spectrum analysis, rare earths, oversize
Item #: 584880
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/ Cambridge (Massachusetts): 1919
Volume 76, Numbers 1 (September 19, 1919) through 107 (February 7, 1920) including the pictorial supplement issues, folio (38.5 cm. tall), each issue 6 to 12 pages including advertising material; all together in one later cloth binding with name of a previous owner on added endpaper; the binding faded and rubbed but still sound and the interior very good+. Volumes Included: 1
Subject/Keywords: Harvard University, student newspapers, education, oversize
Item #: 584948
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/ Boston: Higgins, Bradley, and Dayton, 1857
first edition, later issue with date on copyright page but not on title page; 208 pp., frontis., illustrations in text; needs rebacking but text block clean and well sewn. Volumes Included: 1
Subject/Keywords: American domestic architecture, DDK
Item #: 607524
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Williams, William (1688-1760).
/ Boston: Printed by S. Kneeland, 1741
And the Honourable His Majesty's Council, and the Honourable House of Representatives, of the Province of the Massachusetts-Bay, in New-England, May 27th. 1741. Being the Day for the Election of His Majesty's Council for the said Province. By William Williams, M.A.: Pastor of the Church in Weston.;  (half title, title), 52 pp., this copy without inserted leaf with duplicate paging 39-40 found in some copies but catch words match up; general age toning and margins tattered, early leaves have a light damp stain in lower margin, complete text and an untrimmed copy tied into self wrappers but good only. Volumes Included: 1
Subject/Keywords: election sermons, Province of the Massachusetts Bay
Item #: 650657
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Haltausii, Christian Gottlob. (i.e. Haltausius, Christianus Gottlob)
/ Lipsiae: Imprensis Iac. Schusteri 1729
Errores Modeste Corrigvntvr, In Vsvm Historiae Ac Rei Diplomaticae. Accedvnt Indices Avctorvm Et Rervm Copiosi.; [xvi], 155,  pp.; later half cloth darkened and rubbed, text age toned but not fragile, good+. Volumes Included: 1
Subject/Keywords: calendars, Germanic calendar, chronology
Item #: 653579
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/ Bruxelles: Hayez, 1856
large quarto, 64 pp., plate showing apparatus, extracted from Memoires couronnes et memoires des savants etrangers publies l'Academie royale des Sciences et belles-lettres de Belgique, Tome 28; light general age toning and light extraction roughness at spine, signature of a previous owner across title, now in self wrappers. Volumes Included: 1
Subject/Keywords: history of science, astronomy, stars, scintillation, NDZ
Item #: 709276
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